Activity: Pre-debate Investigative Questions

  1. What cultural habits were shared between Natives and the British?
  2. What were some of the beneficial aspects of the cultural exchange for the Natives and the British, and what did each gain from the relationship? Use examples to support your answers.
  3. What were some of the negative effects for the Natives and the British? Use examples to support your answers.
  4. How did the nature of the relationship between the British and Natives affect the policies undertaken by the British.
  5. How did political affiliations between the Natives and the British affect the relationship between the French and the Natives? Between the Americans and Natives?
  6. How did Molly Brant's relationship with the two cultures, Native and British, engender positive interactions between the two communities?

Cataraqui Archaeological Research Foundation
Susan Bazely, Hannah Roth

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