8 terms

Trouble over Taxes

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Parliament
Britain's law-making assembly
Stamp Act
a tax placed on colonists by Britain taxing all printed materials
repeal
to cancel or take back
Sons of Liberty
a group that led protests against the Stamp Act
Townshend Acts
tax put on imported goods imported from Britain
tariff
a tax
boycott
a refusal to buy goods
Daughters of Liberty
groups of women formed in the colonies to boycott British goods