Unit 2-Quiz #1 Study Guide (Colonial Identity/French & Indian War)
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What does the P in PERSIA stand for?
What does the E in PERSIA stand for?
What does the R in PERSIA stand for?
What does the S in the PERSIA acronym stand for?
What does the I in the PERSIA acronym stand for?
What does the A in the PERSIA acronym stand for?
Document created in 1215 that created a guarantee of rights and privileges to English citizens, it limited the King's power
Two-house legislative body in England.
During this event, King James II is overthrown, Parliament gets its power back, and no blood is shed.
A time of philosophical movement in eighteenth century Europe that fostered the belief that one could reform society by discovering rational laws that governed social behavior and were just as scientific as the laws of physics.
Religious revival in the American colonies of the eighteenth century during which a number of new Protestant churches were established.
Preacher during the First Great Awakening; "Sinners in the hands of angry god"
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right of Kings and who asserted that people have a natural right to life, liberty, and property.
a newspaper publisher who established the basic idea of freedom of the press
American intellectual, inventor, and politician who tried to unite the colonies under the Albany Plan of Union during the French and Indian War
Economic system that was developed to benefit the Mother Country by using the colonies' raw materials to manufacture goods--the sold those goods back to the colonies.
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent slaves to America, America sent Raw Materials to Europe, and Europe sent Guns and Rum to Africa
An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colonies
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Colonists were required to ship certain products exclusively to England. These acts made colonists very angry because they were forbidden from trading with other countries.
colonial voting rights
not available to just anyone, just white, male, church going, landowners only
Event that helped to populate most of the southern states with thousands of forcibly enslaved people out of Africa. If they survived this process, their reward was a lifetime of servitude in the Americas.
Ohio River Valley
controversial land that led to the French and Indian War; British win war and claim this land; region where British fur traders went; rich soil for farming
A hit-and-run technique used in fighting a war; fighting by small bands of warriors using tactics such as sudden ambushes--used by Native Americans in the French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unite the 13 colonies for trade, military, and other purposes; the plan was turned down by the colonies and the Crown
21 year old surveyor in the Virginia militia who inadvertently started the French and Indian War at Fort Necessity.
A British commander during the French and Indian War. He attempted to capture Fort Duquesne in 1755. He was defeated by the French and the Indians. At this battle, Braddock was mortally wounded.
A competent British leader, known as the "Great Commoner," who managed to destroy New France from the inside and end the Seven Year's War. Promised the colonists that he England would pick up the costs of the war.
French Military officer at Québec City to 14 Sept 1759. Defeated by the English at the Batlle of the Plains of Abraham in 1759.
Treaty of Paris 1763
Ended French and Indian War, France lost Canada, land east of the Mississippi, to British, New Orleans and west of Mississippi to Spain
English general, led troops up steep cliff to capture Quebec which marked the beginning on the end of the French/Indian War
Lost her Canadian possessions, most of her empire in India, and claims to lands east of the Mississippi river after the war
Got all French lands in Canada, gained rights to the Caribbean slave trade, became commercially dominant in India.
Got all the lands west of the Mississippi river, New Orleans, but lost their possession of Florida after trading in for Cuba
1763 - An Indian uprising after the French and Indian War, led by an Ottowa chief named Pontiac. They opposed British expansion into the western Ohio Valley and began destroying British forts in the area. The attacks ended when Pontiac was killed.
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade British colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains, and which required any settlers already living west of the mountains to move back east.
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