Revision guide: British America, 1713-1783: Empire and Revolution

A GCSE revision guide for the British America unit. Primarily written for the Edexcel specification but content could also be transferred to other exam boards.

The revision guide covers the following areas:

  1. Context of British settlement in the American colonies.
  2. Implications of trade, slavery, piracy and problems arising.
  3. Religious revivalists and the Enlightenment.
  4. Implications of King George’s War and the French and Indian War.
  5. The beginnings of conflict: Britain and the colonists.
  6. The American War of Independence.
  7. The loss of an Empire.

There is an exam breakdown included within the guide. Content is simplified but still in depth which will help students reach a grade 9 on the new GCSE. It can be used as teaching tool, revision or homework activities.

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Created: Feb 16, 2018

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