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The British saw the Louisbourg fortress as a threat. This is why the British built a fortress as well. This was the fortress Halifax

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Why did the desire to increase colonial holdings create ocnflict between imperial powers?

Because all of the European powers wanted to hold their own colonies, thus exploit them. However, sometimes their interests overlapped each other. An example of this would be between France and the US, as well as the Spanish and the British empires.

How did Louis XIV secure support by the nobles?

The French Nobility under Louis XIV, concluded that the best way to secure heir own interests was to support the monarchy.

How did the establishment of the British Raj affect Indian society?

Answer this question… It made Indians second-class citizens in their own country.

What role did Margaret Brent in the government and economy of Maryland?

She proceeded to claim a land grant, and engaged in numerous business ventures, trading in tobacco, indentured servants, and land. She appeared in court to sue for debts and to protect her interests, and often acted for her brothers as well. Margaret Brent was named with Governor Leonard Calvert as joint guardian for Mary Kittamaquund, daughter of the chief of the Piscataways. Ten years after her arrival, Margaret Brent was prominent as a businesswoman and landowner.

Why did the American colonist want to fight the Revolution?

They wanted to fight in the war to fight for what they wanted. They wanted to be free and have with their own say. They were sick of the british treating them horribly and they felt taxes were unfair. They wanted their freedom and their own country. They wanted to be treated fairly. They were sick of the unjust behavior coming from the british. they were ready to fight back against british. they were ready for war. oh yeah ;)

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