Declaration Of Independence

Declaration Of Independence

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  • French and Indian War
  • Stamp and Tea Taxes
  • We should tax the colonists on Tea
  • We lost too much money in that war!
  • And Stamps!
  • Hmm
  • The Boston Massacre
  • England won the war but they gave the land they won to the Indians and banned the colonists from moving to the new land.
  • The Boston Tea Party
  • England lost lots of money in the war and decided to tax the colonists on tea and stamps to make it back.
  • The Intolerable Acts
  • The Boston Port Act The Massachusets Government Act The Administration of Justice Act The Quartering Act
  • Colonists started throwing things at the British causing them to start firing.  5 people died and 3 were injured.
  • Declaration of Independence
  • The Declaration of Independence  When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, ...
  • Angry with the British for taxing tea, the colonists dressed up as Indians snuck onto the British ships and dumped the tea into the ocean.
  • England passed laws after the colonist's bad behavior.  These laws angered the colonists so much that they called them the Intolerable Acts.
  • Eventually, the colonists got tired of being ruled by England and it's horrible rules and taxes so they created the Declaration of Independence.
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