5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- nonimportation agreement
- Patrick Henry
- Samuel Adams
- colonies and territory
- a What did thousands of merchansts sign during the boycott?
- b ____________ persuaded the Virginia assembly to pass a resolution declaring it had the exclusive right ot tax citizens.
- c After the French and Indian War, the British faced the cahllenge of protectin their interests in the _______ and new _________ they now controlled.
- d In 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.
- e __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.
5 Multiple choice questions
- In 1765 Parliament passed the ________ Act, which placed a tax on almost all printed material. The colonist opposed this new law.
- With the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.
- As the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.
- Which law stated that Parliament had the right ot tax and make decisions for the Brtish colonies "in all Cases"?
- What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
5 True/False questions
Parlaiment → With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains
Provinces → With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains
British → Parliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all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.
troop expenses → Britain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.
effigies → In colonial cities, people were urged to boycott ________ and European good in protest, and thousands of merchants signed nonimportation agreements.