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5 Matching questions

  1. effigies
  2. nonimportation agreement
  3. Samuel Adams
  4. To lower taxes on imported molasses
  5. tax laws
  1. a __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.
  2. b As the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.
  3. c Protesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials
  4. d What did thousands of merchansts sign during the boycott?
  5. e What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. ____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.
  2. Parliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all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.
  3. After the French and Indian War, the British faced the cahllenge of protectin their interests in the _______ and new _________ they now controlled.
  4. Britain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.
  5. ____________ persuaded the Virginia assembly to pass a resolution declaring it had the exclusive right ot tax citizens.

5 True/False questions

  1. BritishIn colonial cities, people were urged to boycott ________ and European good in protest, and thousands of merchants signed nonimportation agreements.

          

  2. TownshendIn 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.

          

  3. Appalachian____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.

          

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

          

  5. StampParliament eventually repealed the ______ Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the British colonies in all cases.