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Marcelo David Garcia Gomez#2726607Exercise 5 – 5 historic events in the 18thcentury1.1701England, the Dutch Republic and the Holy RomanEmperor oppose the king of France also becoming theking of Spain, and they form an anti-French alliance.2.1713The Treaties of Utrecht end the War of SpanishSuccession and Queen Anne's War. Britain signs afterfearing an alliance between Spain and Austria. TheBritish receive what they rename Nova Scotia. They alsoreceive fur trading posts in the Hudson Bay area. PhilipV, grandson of France's Bourbon king, Louis XIV, isrecognized as King of Spain.3.1754Both England and France have claimed the OhioValley. George Washington and a force of Virginiamilitiamen march into Ohio to drive away the French.King George II of Britain is concerned about the securityof his territory on the continent, Hanover, and signs adefensive treaty with Frederick the Great of Prussia todiscourage the French from attacking Hanover.

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Louis XIV of France, Louis XVI of France, Louis XV of France, Seven Years War, War of the Spanish Succession, House of Bourbon

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