Flashcards in Chapter 3 Section 5 Deck (11):
1. Far larger population (1.5m vs. 75k)
2. Colonial militia (ready to fight quickly)
3. Self-supporting (food and supplies)
4. Stronger navy
1. Single government (quick decisions)
2. Settlements were close and well-fortified
3. Stronger alliance with the Indians
Young colonel in the Virginia militia who was with General Braddock at his defeat.
Representative from Pennsylvania who proposed the Albany Plan
British General who won the Battle of Quebec, but died in the battle.
British General who refused both Indian help and to change tactics. He was defeated by the French and Indians on the banks of the Monongahela river
British secretary of states who devised a plan to defeat the French in North America. This plan meant spending a lot of money.
Marquis de Montcalm
Brilliant French General who lead the Canadian campaign, his death at the battle of Quebec greatly weakened the French
Battle of Quebec
Turning point of the war, huge feat for the British, both the Generals died
Benjamin Franklin proposed loose union of the 13 British colonies to cooperate in fighting the French.
Rejected because they didn't want to lose any power