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5 Matching questions

  1. Patrick Henry
  2. To lower taxes on imported molasses
  3. Stamp
  4. Samuel Adams
  5. tax laws
  1. a ____________ persuaded the Virginia assembly to pass a resolution declaring it had the exclusive right ot tax citizens.
  2. b What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  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 c Parliament eventually repealed the ______ Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the British colonies in all cases.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 As the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.
  5. e __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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. Britain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.
  3. In 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.
  4. With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the _____________Mountains
  5. Protesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials

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. StampIn 1765 Parliament passed the ________ Act, which placed a tax on almost all printed material. The colonist opposed this new law.

          

  3. BritishProtesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials

          

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

          

  5. ParlaimentWith the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains

          

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