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5 Matching questions

  1. Provinces
  2. Parlaiment
  3. troop expenses
  4. Proclamation
  5. British
  1. a Britain needed new revenue to pay ___________, so they issued new taxes on the colonies an began to enforce existing taxes more striclty.
  2. b Parliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all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. c With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains
  4. d ____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.
  5. e With the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.
  2. What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  3. Protesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials
  4. Which law stated that Parliament had the right ot tax and make decisions for the Brtish colonies "in all Cases"?
  5. In colonial cities, people were urged to boycott ________ and European good in protest, and thousands of merchants signed nonimportation agreements.

5 True/False questions

  1. StampParliament also passed the _________ Act, which lowered the tax on imported molasses but also let officers seize goods from smugglers without going to court.

          

  2. tax lawsThe colonists belved thes British actions ________ their rights as English citizens.

          

  3. nonimportation agreementWhat did thousands of merchansts sign during the boycott?

          

  4. Patrick Henry____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.

          

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

          

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