Causes of the american revolution-Zhou
1754-1763 French and Indian war British and French fight over land disputes. British won the war.French lost all land in North America. (7 years war)
1763 Proclamation of 1763 This order prohibited or barred, colonist from living west of the appalachian mountain on the natives land.
British raised taxes Great britian needed new revenue to pay the troops. the british had large debts from the french and idian war. The british government isued taxes on the colonies.
Taxes is being raised to the colonies!
1764 Sugar act The parliment lowered the tax on the molasses that coloniest imported.grenville hoped this change would convince the colonists to pay the tax instead of smuggling. it also sieze goods from accused smugglers without court.
I belived this and other new laws violated our rights. "No taxation without representation"
1765 Stamp act the lasw taxed almost all printed materials.People in colonial cities urged merchants to boycotts; they refused to buy british goods. British lost money and demand parliment cancled. It passed the decloratory act
1767 Townshend act 1767 parliment passed the townshend act to import. the tax was paid before bught inside the colonies .
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