The colonists came to North America because they were escaping religious persecution.
The colonists were throwing snowballs and it angered the British so the Militia exchanged gunfire at Lexington and Concord. It was knows as "The shot heard around the world"
"The shot heard around the world"
The British needed money from war depths so they taxed the colonists on sugar, molasses , paper, glass, led, paint and tea and they didn't like it so they protested " No taxation without representation"
No Taxation Without Representation
no taxation without representation
December 16 1773 members of the Sons of liberty dressed up as Indians and dumped 92,000 pounds of tea into the Boston harbor as grievance against the tea act. The British were furious and shut down Boston harbor until all 340 chests were paid for
Some of the colonists that moved to North America started throwing snowballs at the British and it angered them which caused "the shot heard around the world". The British couldn't pay the war depths so taxed the colonists, also known as the sugar act. The colonists got angry over taxation so they dumped all the tea in the Boston Harbor, which is known as the Boston Tea Party and the American Revolution soon began.