Causes of the American Revolution- Smith <
1754-1763 French and Indian War British won war. French lost all land in North America (Seven Years War)
1763 Proclamation of 1763 Colonists couldn't go west of the Appalachian Mountains
1764 Sugar Act British raised taxes on sugar and other products sent to colonies. Colonists respond with "No taxation without representation"
1765 Stamp act All documents need a stamp saying the tax was paid Colonist respond with forming the Sons of Liberty
1767 Townshend Acts Tax on glass, lead, paper, and tea imported to the coloies Colonists boycotted these items
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