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5 Matching questions

  1. Sugar
  2. violated
  3. effigies
  4. tax laws
  5. Townshend
  1. a Parliament also passed the _________ Act, which lowered the tax on imported molasses but also let officers seize goods from smugglers without going to court.
  2. b In 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.
  3. c Protesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials
  4. d The colonists belved thes British actions ________ their rights as English citizens.
  5. e As the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  2. ____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.
  3. What did thousands of merchansts sign during the boycott?
  4. ____________ persuaded the Virginia assembly to pass a resolution declaring it had the exclusive right ot tax citizens.
  5. In 1765 Parliament passed the ________ Act, which placed a tax on almost all printed material. The colonist opposed this new law.

5 True/False questions

  1. troop expensesBritain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.

          

  2. Declaratory ActWith the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.

          

  3. BritishParliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all cases.

          

  4. colonies and territoryIn 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.

          

  5. BritishParliament eventually repealed the ______ Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the British colonies in all cases.

          

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