3 Written questions
2 Multiple choice questions
- British legislation passed inorder to raise money. It required that all legal or official documents used in the colonies, such as wills, deeds and contracts, had to be written on special, stamped British paper. It was so unpopular in the colonies that it caused riots, and most of the stamped paper sent to the colonies from Britain was burned by angry mobs. Parliament repealed the Stamp Act in 1766.
- dominance through threat of punishment and violence, a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
2 True/False questions
Patriots → refusal to buy or sell certain products or services
Loyalist → An American colonist who supported the British in the American Revolution