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5 Matching questions

  1. troop expenses
  2. violated
  3. Stamp
  4. British
  5. Samuel Adams
  1. a Britain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.
  2. b The colonists belved thes British actions ________ their rights as English citizens.
  3. c Parliament eventually repealed the ______ Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the British colonies in all cases.
  4. d Parliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all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.
  5. e __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. With the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.
  2. What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  3. With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the _____________Mountains
  4. Parliament also passed the _________ Act, which lowered the tax on imported molasses but also let officers seize goods from smugglers without going to court.
  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. Declaratory ActWith the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.

          

  2. effigiesProtesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials

          

  3. Parlaiment____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.

          

  4. Patrick Henry____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.

          

  5. tax lawsAs the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.

          

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