cause: parliament decided that American should start paying for their own defense.event facts: parliament passed a series of laws that raised taxes in the colonies.effects: Americans started paying more.
outbreak of the revolution
cause: parliament taxed the colonies without consulting anyone living in the colonies event fact: they wanted to create their own laws and taxes effects:the colonists wanted to protest
cause: british was taxing the Americans still without representation event facts: white men dressed as Indians were on a boat dumping out tea of the British effect: costed the British millions of dollars
cause: there was a congress in September 17747 about sending protests and petitions event facts: 12 colonies agreed to meet again in May, 1775 to see how Britain respondedeffect: the second congress was on may 10, 1775 they agreed to help out Massachusetts,