money that is owed to someone else
taxation w/out representation
forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in making the law that created the tax
to complain publicly about something that people believe is wrong or unfair
laws created or passed by a government
made colonists furious! Some protested, others refused to pay.
March 5, 1770; only 5 people died
Britain punished the colonists by passing laws the colonists called what
Boston Tea Party (who, what, why)
colonists poured 90,000 pounds of tea into the harbor because they were mad about tea tax.
French and Indian War
Britain gained land and had huge debts.
provide housing, food, supplies, & transportation for Brittish soldiers
Proclamation of 1763
stopped the fighting & protected the colonists from Native Am. west of the Appalachians.