Fighting broke out between Britain and France. The French had the upper hand at the start of the war.
George Washington was the first person to attack the French, Benjamin Franklin helped organize and create battle plans, Edward Braddock was the General of the British Army & William Pitt, the British Prime Minister, helped supply the colonies with troops and money. These men helped Britain take the upper hand.
The French and Indian War happened from 1754-1763 in whats today is called the U.S.A.
The British were growing and wanted more land, while the French said they owned the land to the west