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1

France and Great Britain fought against each other in the

French and Indian War

2

After the French and Indian war, the British went

deeply into debt

3

To give American Indians their own land and stop the attacks on colonists Great Britain enacted the

Proclamation of 1763

4

The ____________________ mountains are the landform that serve as the dividing line by the Proclamation of 1763.

Appalachian

5

The British ________________ passes acts (laws).

parliament

6

One reason the colonists were against the Stamp Act was because they had no ______________ in making the _______________.

One reason the colonists were against the Stamp Act was because they had no SAY in making the LAW.

7

The colonists did not like the Stamp Act, so they ____________________ until it was __________________________.

The colonists did not like the Stamp Act, so they PROTESTED until it was REPEALED.

8

The Quartering Act made colonists provide British soldiers with

food, transportation, and housing

9

The ____________________________________ taxed several goods that the colonies brought into their colony to sell.

The TOWNSHEND ACTS taxed several goods that the colonies brought into their colony to sell.

10

The Townshend Act put a tax on

tea, glass, and paper

11

One way the colonists reacted to the Stamp Act and Townshend Acts was that they stopped

buying British imported goods

12

After many colonists grew angry about the Stamp Act, Parliament chose to repeal, or

undo the law

13

The event where panicking British Soldiers shot and killed colonists in an unplanned burst of violence in Boston is called the

Boston Massacre

14

Acts that fed the anger and led to the Boston Massacre include:

1. The Quartering Act
2. The Stamp Act
3. The Townshend Acts

15

Paul Revere created the __________________________________________ that was used as propaganda to sway the colonists against England.

etching of the Boston Massacre

16

The Colonists were angry in 1773 when the __________________________ was passed without their approval.

Tea Act

17

When you ______________________ something you refuse to buy it.

Boycott

18

One group of colonists expressed their anger about the Tea Act by boarding British ships and

boarding British ships and dumping tea into the Boston Harbor

19

After the Boston Tea Party British Parliament passed the ___________________________ to force the colonies to obey Britain.

Coercive Acts

20

The colonists called the acts that were passed after the Boston Tea Party to punish them the

Intolerable Acts

21

The _________ is when the delegates from 12 of the 13 colonies met to discuss what to do next.

First Continental Congress

22

Tension grew between colonists and British Soldiers because…
The colonists resented that the British soldiers took __________________ away from them.

jobs

23

Tension grew between colonists and British Soldiers because…
The colonists remained angry that British soldiers were ______________ in their towns.

living

24

Tension grew between colonists and British Soldiers because…
The colonists' anger made the jobs of the British soldiers more _____.

difficult

25

Characteristics of King George III include:

young, stubborn, and hardworking

26

Parent = _____________________________________
Children = ___________________________________

Parent = Great Britain
Children = Colonists

27

Taxation without representation is when people are __________________

forced to pay a tax when they have no say in making the law