Maria Canas-Cubias

Updated: 10/6/2021
Maria Canas-Cubias

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  • Boston Tea Party
  • I am frustrated and angry at Britain for imposing "taxation without representation". I will protest for the Boston Tea Party of the British Parliament's Tea Act of 1773.
  • Results of French & Indian War
  • French and Indian War was ended with the Treaty of Paris in 1763.
  • Boston Massacre
  • that occurred on March 5, 1770, between a "patriot" mob, throwing snowballs, stones, and sticks, and a squad of British soldiers.
  • Battle of Yorktown
  • The British were able to divide the colonies into two halves, nearly smothering the rebellion. The French were persuaded by the victory to lend support to the American cause.
  • Battle of Saratoga
  • The Battle of Saratoga was a turning point in the American Revolution.
  • Declaration of Independence
  • It established for the first time in world history a new nation based on the First Principles of the rule of law, unalienable rights, limited government, the Social Compact, equality, and the right to alter or abolish oppressive government.