We want to trade with other countries. Britian is too expensive
We can't let you that we got orders
Why do we have to pay tax for playing cards and dice now
Why does Britain pass taxes withouth consulting us?!??!?
Out of my houseNOW!!!
Nope. You have to feed me and give me housing
The Navigation Acts was a law that the British passed that made it illegal to trade with anyone else other than the British, and sometimes the colonists could only use British shipsThe colonists got mad because their trade was restricted
The Stamp Act was a tax, that included paper products including playing cards.The colonists got mad because they now had to pay to have fun with the playing cards (since they loved them) so they boycotted in protest
Why are we banned from the ports? It's ours anyway
consider this a punishment for the Boston Tea Party
The Quartering Act meant that the colonists had to give food and bedding to the soldiers in America.The colonists were mad because they had to pay taxes and now had to feed the soldiers with their own money.
2nd Continental Congress
We should make consititution called the Article of Condeferation
We should make Washington our president
The Boston Massare was actually a misunderstanding because there was a fire and the colonists yelled "Fire!!!" so the soldiers fired their guns at them. The colonists got mad at them because they shot for no reason so they started to make propaganda.
Ya'll started it.Fire back!!!
The Intolerable/Coercive Acts was a form a punishment that banned the colonists from the port because of the Boston tea party. The colonists got mad so they created the First Continental Congress
The 2nd Continental Congress was a meeting where 3 important decisions were made. one of them was that they made the declaration of independence, they also made the articles of confederation, and made George Washington the first president