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Proclamation of 1763

Colonists couldn't settle west of the Appalachian mountains or the Ohio River valley. Many ignored the law

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Who wanted to enforce the proclamation of 1763

King George 3

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General Thomas gage

Commanded 10,000 British soldiers and place
Most of them in New York

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To pay off debt from the French and Indian war, what did Britain pass

Taxes

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James Otis Jr

Agreed that taxation without representation is tyranny

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After the sugar act, what did parliament continue to do

Tax the colonies

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What did New York ignore

Quartering act

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In the Townsend acts, what was writs of assistance

Needed search warrant

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When your accused in the Townsend acts what didnt you get

Trial by jury

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What event did the Townsend acts lead to

Boston massacre

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When was the Boston massacre

March 5, 1770

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What was the Boston massacre

When a group of colonists began confrontation with soldiers. Colonists three clubs, snowballs, and other stuff. 5 people killed

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Who was Crispus Attucks and where was he killed

He was a runway slave killed in the Boston massacre

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How did the Boston massacre devolped

Boycott gone wild from the sons of Liberty

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What ship did custom officials try to seize

Liberty which was smuggling wine and caused a riot

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Committees of correspondence

Formed by Samuel Adams to make sure people didn't forget the cause of Liberty

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Who was the sons of Liberty run by

Samuel Adams

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When was the Boston yea party

December 16, 1773

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How many chests of tea were dumped during the Boston massacre

342

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Result of Boston tea party

British government clamped down on colonists

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What is the martial law

Military control

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Who is made governor of Massachusetts as a result of the intolerable acts

General Thomas gage

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After the intolerable acts, what did other colonies send to support

Food and supplies

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What was the first continental congress

When committees of correspondence called for a meeting to discuss what to do next

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If the British can't pay, who do they want to pay?

Colonists

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What did the writs of assistance not need

Proof

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What did the writs of assistance say

Tax collectors could search for smuggled goods

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Quartering act

Forced colonists to house soldiers and provide them with supplies

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Sugar act

Placed tax on sugar, molasses, and other products shipped to the colonies

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When was the continental congress

October 1765

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Stamp act

Required all legal and commercial documents to carry a stamp showing that a tax has been paid

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Who was William Pitt

British foreign minister

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Declaration act

Parliament had control to govern the colonies

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What was the reaction to the Townsend acts

Colonists protested and boycotted

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Tea act

Have the British east India company the power to sell tea in America

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Intolerable acts

Used to punish massa. For the Boston tea party which costed British $14 million