TOPIC 1Explain how the Seven Years’ War created conditions for a growing conflict between American colonists and the British. What factors, attitudes, or events developed or occurred during this conflict that contributed to these tensions.
TOPIC 2The chapter “Road to Revolution” covers the roots of the revolutionary movement. List and describe three (3) of the British policies and/or acts that the colonists found unfavorable, and explain why they protested each of them.
TOPIC 3Evaluate the military strengths and weaknesses of both the British and the American minutemen at the outset of the Revolutionary War. What were the advantages and challenges of each side?
Guidelines for responding to both of these as follows:
Evidence: You should use American Pageant textbook readings plus documents you find on the internet to support your solutions. Make sure you cite sources and use quotation marks for word-for-word quotations.
You will need to write a brief original essay for each of the topic questions.