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1

Goal of the Proclamation of 1763

British officials wanted to stop British subjects from settling on the western frontier.

2

How did colonists protest British taxes?

By riots; they threw rocks at agents, and tarred and feathered the agents.

3

What was the Boston Massacre?

When the British got aggressive with the colonists for rioting

4

What is a petition?

Formal request written and signed by a group of people

5

What is a boycott?

To refuse to buy certain goods or services

6

Identify the Proclamation of 1763

British government drew an imaginary line along the crest of the Appalachian Mountain, and colonists were forbidden to settle west of the line.

7

Identify the Sons of Liberty

Angry colonists formed the sons of liberty to protect British policies and threaten tax collectors.

8

Identify the Daughters of Liberty

Some women joined the daughters of liberty to parade, sign petition, and organize boycott of fine British cloth.

9

Who was John Adams?

Sam Adam's cousin. He was a skilled lawyer with great knowledge of British law.

10

Who was Patrick Henry?

A young lawyer known as a violent critic of British policies