The French and Indian War (7 Years War). V. War Between : France & Britain (Both with Native American Allies) F ight Over : The Ohio River Valley. Why did they both want control of this land?. · Rivers = beaver pelts ·very good farmland.
(7 Years War)
Fight Over: The Ohio River Valley
control of this land?
·very good farmland
Fort Necessity important?
1. To plan for the defense of the colonies.
2. To try to gain Iroquois support.
One general government for all 13 colonies with the following rights/powers:
1. Plan for the colonial defenses
2. Make laws for all of the colonies
3. Raise taxes
Much larger colonial population
Many coastal colonies; very strong navy
Strong Iroquois allies
Single government to make decisions
Many Native American Allies