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REvolutionary War Acts/Taxes


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Stamp Act
taxed all printed material including newspapers and pamphlets
Sugar Act
taxed sugar, coffee, and cloth
Quartering Act
Colonist would have to feed and shelter the British soldiers
Intolerable Act
closed the Boston Harbor and stopped trade
Townshend Act
taxed household items such as glass, paper, lead, paint and tea
Proclamation of 1763
Allowed the Colonists to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains
Boston Massacre
A crowd of Colonists insulted and threw snowballs at the British soldiers
Boston Tea Party
Sons of Liberty dressed as Mohawk Indians and dumped 342 chests of tea into the Boston Harbor