Friday august 30 2013 us history
Download
1 / 18

Friday, August 30, 2013 US History - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 80 Views
  • Uploaded on

Friday, August 30, 2013 US History. 1. Turn in 2.1 FIB reading 2. Write the following questions in your notes. Begin to answer them. In 5 minutes we are moving to the Auditorium. 2.1 Spain’s Empire Why did Spain create colonies in the Americas?

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Friday, August 30, 2013 US History' - bishop


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Friday august 30 2013 us history
Friday, August 30, 2013US History

1. Turn in 2.1 FIB reading

2. Write the following questions in your notes. Begin to answer them. In 5 minutes we are moving to the Auditorium.

2.1 Spain’s Empire

Why did Spain create colonies in the Americas?

Which areas were colonized (2) to protect the colony in Mexico from other Europeans?

The system of racial hierarchy in the colonies was known as:

Who ended Indian slavery and worked for laws to protect the Indians?

Name the first colonial town in what would become the US:


How did France’s American colonies differ from Spain’s American colonies?

Objectives

  • Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

  • Explain how and why Quebec was founded.

  • Describe the French expansion in Louisiana.


Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

French explorers sought a Northwest Passage to Asia. The French king claimed many of the lands they explored in their quest.


Fur traders Indians in North America.and Jesuit missionaries settled France’s colonies in what is now Canada.

Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.


Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

Commerce was the dominant activity in the French colonies.

Fur was scarce in Europe and the French traded with the Indians for valuable beaver pelts.

The French sold the beaver pelts for high prices in Europe.


Indians trap Indians in North America.

beaver pelts

Indians trade

fur to French

Indians get

metal items

French sell

fur in Europe

Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

American Indians had never developed metal or

iron items, and they eagerly traded fur pelts for

anything metal.

In exchange for the fur, the Indians got metal items such as arrowheads, axes, knives, hatches, and kettles.


Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

  • The French took little land because they were mostly fur traders and fishermen, not farmers.

  • The French did not enslave Indians because they traded with Indians for beaver pelts.

  • French fur traders married Indian women and raised families.

  • The French king appointed a military governor-general to govern colony. The king did not permit an elected assembly.


Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

The market relationship between the French and Indians eventually caused conflicts.

Because Indians hunted for a foreign market, rather than their own subsistence, they invaded hunting territories of other Indian groups.

Warfare broke out.The Indians who had metal weapons won the wars.Soon all Indian groups wanted to trade with the French for metal weapons.


Warfare also broke out among French fur traders Indians in North America. as they competed to get more fur to sell in Europe.

Explain how and why Quebec was founded.

Samuel de Champlain founded Quebec on the St. Lawrence River in 1608 for protection.Quebec was the first permanent European settlement in Canada.


Explain how and why Quebec was founded. Indians in North America.

In 1609, Champlain waged war against the Iroquois, the foes of the Indians who traded fur with him.

Having metal weapons, the French won the battle, but the Iroquois raided French settlements for decades and adopted metal weaponry.

Not until 1701 did the French and their Indian allies defeat the Iroquois and bring peace to their colonies.


Guided by Indians, Robert de LaSalle sailed south on the Mississippi looking for the Northwest Passage in 1682.

Describe the French expansion in Louisiana.

Instead, he discovered the Gulf of Mexico and the Mississippi River basin.

He claimed the area for France and named it Louisiana, after King Louis XIV.


Describe the French expansion in Louisiana. Mississippi looking for the

In 1718, the French founded New Orleans at the mouth of the Mississippi River.


Describe the French expansion in Louisiana. Mississippi looking for the

The French became allies with Indian groups in the Louisiana district.

This helped them stop English expansions into the west and south.

The French formed alliances with Indian groups throughout its colonies.


Place the following items in the correct spot on your Venn Diagram

  • Catholic priests served as missionaries to convert Indians

  • Colonies based on fur trade with Indians

  • Colonies strictly controlled powerful monarch of the homeland

  • Developed an urban culture

  • Governed by military governor-general, civil administrator, and bishop

  • Governed by viceroy appointed by the king, king-appointed council, & archbishop

  • Large empire provided wealth of gold & silver

  • Majority of colonists were men

  • Many colonists married Indian women

  • Many colonists were farmers or fur traders


How did France’s American colonies differ from Spain’s American colonies?

Seeing Spain’s wealth from its American colonies, other European nations established colonies in the Americas.

France established trading settlements in present-day Canada, along the St. Lawrence River, and in what is now Louisiana.

Explain how the fur trade affected the French and the Indians in North America.

Explain how and why Quebec was founded.

Describe the French expansion in Louisiana.


ad