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Road to the American Revolution Project
Updated: 10/20/2020
Road to the American Revolution Project
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  • Navigation Acts
  • 1
  • It's ridiculous I can only use a British ship to transport my goods!
  • King George wants to make sure England is getting all the revenue!
  • We even have to buy a stamp for playing cards?Did we vote on this?!
  • Stamp Act
  • 2
  • We need money to pay back our debts - so you pay taxes!
  • BUY STAMPS HERE
  • Quartering Act
  • 3
  • Where am I supposed to sleep?
  • 4
  • a. The Navigation Acts were a law that made it illegal to trade with any country except Britain, sometimes even only allowing British ships to be used in trade. b. The colonists were upset that their trade was restricted.
  • Boston Massacre
  • FIRE! FIRE!
  • WHOOPS, I MEANT THERE WAS A FIRE, NOT FIRE YOUR GUNS!
  • a. What happened? What is this?b. Why is this important? How did the colonists react?
  • Intolerable/Coercive Acts
  • 5
  • Boston HarborCLOSED
  • I have to provide more for the soldiers?!
  • a. What happened? What is this?b. Why is this important? How did the colonists react?
  • 2nd Continental Congress
  • 6
  • "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness", what do you think?
  • Not our problem! We help protect you from Indians and the French - its the least you could do!
  • a. What happened? What is this?b. Why is this important? How did the colonists react?
  • a. What happened? What is this?b. Why is this important? How did the colonists react?
  • NO MORE SELF-GOV'T
  • Take that! Let's see if you keep misbehaving now!
  • a. What happened? What is this?b. Why is this important? How did the colonists react?
  • Declaration of Independence
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