3 Written questions
2 Multiple choice questions
- British legislation passed inorder to raise money. It required that all legal or official documents used in the colonies, such as wills, deeds and contracts, had to be written on special, stamped British paper. It was so unpopular in the colonies that it caused riots, and most of the stamped paper sent to the colonies from Britain was burned by angry mobs. Parliament repealed the Stamp Act in 1766.
- An American colonist who supported the British in the American Revolution
2 True/False questions
Boycott → refusal to buy or sell certain products or services
Moderates → People who were unhappy with British rule but believed that the relationship between the colonies and Great Britain could be repaired.