Causes of the American Revolution.Luu
1754 - 1763 French and Indian War British and French fight over land disputes British won war. French lost land in North America. (Seven Years War)
Proclamation of 1763 King George declared that colonists were not to move West of the Appalachian Mountains. This help the British control easier.
Sugar Act 1764 Tax on sugar and other products sent to the colonies. Colonists respond with "No taxation without representation"
Stamp Act 1765 This taxed almost all printed paper. Newspapers, wills, cards needed the stamp that show had been paid.
Townshend Acts 1765 Tax on import tea, glass, paper,.... The tax was paid when the goods arrived before they bought inside the colonies.
Tea Act 1773 The tax on tea The British control the market of tea. The colonists react with Boston Tea Party.
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