There is more land beyond the Appalachian mountains, why do we have to be on this side!
This is not fair!!
Stamp Act (1765)
Now you must pay taxes for all paper products!
Boston Massacre (1770)
The Proclamation of 1763 was a law instituted by the King to banned British settlements west of the Appalachian Mountains.
Boston Tea Party (1773)
The Stamp Act was a tax, that Great Britain made, that required colonists to pay for any bought paper items.
Intolerable Acts (1774)
1. Boston Harbor was closed until Boston paid for the ruined tea 2. Massachusetts charter was canceled 3. Royal officals accused of crimes were sent to Britain for trial 4. A new Quartering Act required colonists to house British soldiers 5. The Quebec Act gave a large amount of land to the colony of Quebec 6. General Thomas Gage became the new Governor of Massachusetts
The Boston Massacre was a fight between the Colonists and Great Britain because the Colonists were angry about all of the new taxes put on everyday items.
First Continental Congress (1774)
What about this...
The Boston Tea Party was when the Colonists wanted to boycott tea because of the tax on tea.
Bye bye tea!!
The Intolerable Acts were laws set to punish Boston.
The First Continental Congress was when Colonists agreed to meet in Philadelphia to discuss what to do about the Intolerable Acts.