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  1. Sugar
  2. Proclamation
  3. Townshend
  4. Stamp
  5. To lower taxes on imported molasses
  1. a In 1767 Parliament passed a set of laws, known as the ________ Acts, which taxed imported goods.
  2. b With the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.
  3. c Parliament also passed the _________ Act, which lowered the tax on imported molasses but also let officers seize goods from smugglers without going to court.
  4. d What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  5. e In 1765 Parliament passed the ________ Act, which placed a tax on almost all printed material. The colonist opposed this new law.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. After the French and Indian War, the British faced the cahllenge of protectin their interests in the _______ and new _________ they now controlled.
  2. The colonists belved thes British actions ________ their rights as English citizens.
  3. What did thousands of merchansts sign during the boycott?
  4. __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.
  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. BritishParliament eventually repealed the Townshend Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the _______ colonies in all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.

          

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

          

  3. ProvincesWith the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains

          

  4. troop expensesWith the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new _________ and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains

          

  5. tax lawsAs the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.