Why did French colonists go to Mauritius?
Because it is a beautiful place with many fruits and plants and a good way of life.
Mauritius became independent from its colonists in 1968.
Maurice is the French name for Mauritius, so they are the same place.
Mauritius is called in French " l'ile Maurice " or sometimes simply " Maurice "
Because Mauritius was once a colony of France.
Mauritius was a French colony a long time ago. French creole is still spoken among the population.
Mauritius does not use postal codes. Just add "MAURITIUS" or "MAURICE" (Mauritius in French) on a line by itself at the end of the address.
thay stole stuuff from the british go french even though i hate the french no afence french
Mauritius is named after Prince Maurice of Nassau in the Netherlands. The French changed the name to Ile de France (Island of France in french) but when the British gained control, they changed it back to the Dutch name and anglicized it to Mauritius. The island kept the name after independence, which is rare, and it is the same name today. Although it is Mauritius in English, in French and in Dutch the name is… Read More
Mauritius (Maurice in French) is in Africa.
the best time to go to mauritius when it is really hot you could a tan
I'm french and i don't even know this word
The American Colonists were angry at the British after the French and Indian War because they just won land and the king is forcing (making) them go back to where they were before.
The French East India Company.
It was seized by the British from The French in 1810
Mauritius got its independence in 1968. This is one of the countries that had many colonizers who comprised of Dutch, French and British respectively.
The Constitution of Mauritius makes no mention of an official language. English is used in parliament and taught at school but French is more popular and Mauritius is both part of the Commonwealth and La Francophonie. Creole is spoken by about 90% of the population, but is not considered as the "official" language and how to use its grammar is still debated. In her book entitled Mauritian Education in a Global Economy (EOI, 1994), Sheila… Read More
Yes, people on Mauritius do speak French, since it was a French colony and is very close to the French-speaking islands of Réunion and Madagascar. The official languages are both English and French and Portuguese is not spoken by many persons here. Mauritians also speak creole. it is, apart from Mauritian Creole and English it is the second spoken language but soon in 3 years time it Will end up the main language spoken in… Read More
because the french saw that there was a chance the colonists could actually win the war against Britain
The French King did (for the France, of course) and the Brisitsh king paid for his colonists.
Actually, the French and the Indians teamed up together AGAINST the British. They were the colonists allies. It is a missconception that the French fought against the Indians, but actually they teamed up.
The American Colonists and their French allies (after the Battle of Saratoga) versus the British. The American Colonists and their French Allies won. The cost of supporting the American Colonists would help to cause the French revolution.
Called Mauritians, the people of Mauritius are made up of many ethnicities: African, European (primarily French), Indian (from India) and Chinese.
Ile Maurice pronounced like eel morece
It is a French Territory. It is claimed by Mauritius and the Seychelles.
The American colonists were involved in the American Revolution.
They helped the colonists defeat the British in the American Revolution.
Mauritius was a French colony until the British took it over during the Napoleonic Wars. French influence still exists with parts of the Napoleonic Code still in use. French (including Creole) is also one of the largest spoken languages in the country.
The French and Indian War began because of the American colonists and the French colonists both wanting to move into the area west of the Appalachian Mtns. Since the colonists wanted to farm there and the French wanted to fur trap, they could not coexist in the same area. So pretty much, the French and their Native American allies fought against Britain, the American colonists, and their Native American allies.
The French help the colonists in the Revolutionary War, because its colonists vs. the British and the French dont want the British to win, because they already have the best navy in the world and the want that to change.
Mauritius's cuisine is very unique because of their mix of cultures: French, Creole, Indian, Chinese. You will see those on the menu in Mauritius most often. Also, Mauritius makes a lot of different alcoholic drinks.
What was one major difference between French and British colonists in the Americas during the 1700s?
French colonists generally had friendlier relations with the American Indians.
One of the effects of the French and Indian War on the American colonists was that Great Britain imposed new taxes on the colonists in order to pay war debts.
The colonists=(Americans)+ and the French.14,000 Americans and 3,000 French
The French colonists
When the French agreed to assist the colonists.
The French fought with the colonists, and the Spanish helped somewhat as well
The American Revolution gave American colonists a democratic republic independent of Britain and influenced the French Revolution.
apparintly a good one hehehe i go to st alphonsus school
The Dutch that came to Mauritius brought Christianity with them. Five years after they left the island, the French came with Catholicism. Then the British took the island to prevent the French using it as a base to attack India. The British tried to convert the island to Protestantism. Mauritius became independent in 1968 and there is no state religion. Christianity is not the only religion on the island. There are Hindu and Muslims.
Why did most Indians fight with the french against the british and its American colonists in the french and Indian war?
The French colonists treated the Native Americans with A LOT more respect than the other colonists did (including British colonists). The NAs would have rather had no colonization on their land at all, but given the choice to defend the peaceful French territory or fight alongside the British (who wanted to acquire that territory) it was an easy decision for them to make.
In Mauritius- at Belle Village, Port Louis( Head Office) Many teachers are available throughout the island to offer courses leading to the examination( French Course).
The French Didn't Like The British So They Helped The Colonists So That British Wouldn't Have More Power Than They Already Do