What Led to the Revolutionary War
Updated: 5/22/2020
What Led to the Revolutionary War
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  • What Led to the Revolutionary War
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  • The Quartering Act
  • The Stamp Act
  • Great Britain beat the French in the French and Indian War. That cost a lot of money so the British taxed the colonists. The colonists got mad and protested.
  • The Boston Massacre
  • Zachary Peckman
  • The British created the Quartering Act which said that colonists had to house and feed British soldiers. This made the colonists mad.
  • The Boston Tea Party
  • December 16, 1773
  • The Stamp Act is where colonists had to pay a stamp on all government and public documents like newspapers, licenses, and letters.
  • The Intolerable Acts
  • In Massachusetts one night, there was a fight with some RedCoats and colonists. Someone yelled fire. The RedCoats killed 5 people from Boston.
  • The colonists protested by throwing 342 chests of tea into the ocean to protest the Tea Act.
  • Great Britain wanted to get back at the colonists and wanted to show them that Great Britain was still in charge. They passed 4 acts: the Boston Port Bill, the Massachusetts Government Act, the Administration of Justice Act, and another Quartering Act.
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