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American Revolution

limit conflict between Native American Indians and colonial settlers
The Proclamation of 1763 was issued by Great Britain after the French and Indian War primarily to
Appalachian Mountains
Which geographic feature did the British government use in 1763 as a boundary to restrict the westward settlement of American colonists?
natural rights
The authors of the Declaration of Independence used the phrase "Life, Liberty and the pursuit of
Happiness" to identify
It created new taxes in the colonies.
How did the British government raise money to pay for the years of war with the French?
colonial settlers had to remain east of the Appalachians.
The Proclamation of 1763 declared that
it established a British monopoly on tea.
Colonists resented the Tea Act because
required colonists to buy stamps to put on legal documents.
In 1765 Parliament passed the Stamp Act, which
The British said the colonists deserved to be taxed because the British protected them.
The Stamp Act
The ____________________ required colonists to pay more for newspapers, legal documents, and other materials.
The British fought against France in the French and Indian
He would be sent to England to stand trial.
According to the Intolerable Acts, what would happen to a British official accused of a crime?
The Quartering Act
Which act allowed British soldiers to take over any building they wanted?
Make sure to included in your answer - The name of the act or event, what it did, and it's impact.
Pick one of the Acts or events leading up to the American Revolution. Explain why it is important.