The Seven Years' War: History & Impact


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Frederick the Great, sensing an Austrian invasion of his territory, preemptively invaded _____.

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1. Which country lost huge portions of its territory as a result of the Treaty of Paris?

2. Prussia's capture of _____ in the 1740s was the impetus for the Seven Years' War on the European continent.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will display your knowledge of the Seven Years' War. These assessments focus on subjects such as Frederick the Great and the Treaty of Paris.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the quiz, you will be tested on:

  • Frederick the Great
  • Prussia in the 1740s
  • The North American theater of the war

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the war
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Treaty of Paris
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the influence of Frederick the Great and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

If you want to study more about the war, review the accompanying lesson, The Seven Years' War: History & Impact. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details the War of the Austrian Succession
  • Explores the actions of Frederick the Great
  • Explains the Battle of Kolin
  • Covers the Peace of Hubertusberg