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5 Matching questions

  1. Sugar
  2. Parlaiment
  3. Declaratory Act
  4. To lower taxes on imported molasses
  5. tax laws
  1. a As the Bristish government passed new _______, resistance by the colonists grew.
  2. b What was the purpose of the Sugar Act?
  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 ____________ authorized writs of assistance, which allowed customs officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods.
  5. e Which law stated that Parliament had the right ot tax and make decisions for the Brtish colonies "in all Cases"?

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. ____________ persuaded the Virginia assembly to pass a resolution declaring it had the exclusive right ot tax citizens.
  2. With the Proclamation of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the _____________Mountains
  3. __________ help start an organization called the Sons of Liberty to protest the Stamp Act.
  4. Parliament eventually repealed the ______ Act but then passed the Declaratory Act, which stated that Parliament had the right to tax and make decisions for the British colonies in all cases.
  5. In 1765 Parliament passed the ________ Act, which placed a tax on almost all printed material. The colonist opposed this new law.

5 True/False questions

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

          

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

          

  3. ProclamationWith the ________ of 1763, the British government set up new provinces and prohibited colonists from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains.

          

  4. BritishProtesters burned ______ presenting tax collectors and destroyed houses belonging to royal officials

          

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