The French and Indian War: The English and French fought over land.
The Quartering Act: Colonists were forced to house British soldiers
Lets dump all this tea into the harbor!
The Stamp Act: Colonists were required to pay a tax on most printed items.
Have you noticed the extra tax we have to pay for the tea dumped into the harbor?!
What?! This is intollerable!
The Boston Massacre: A mob of colonists began to harass British troupes, taunting them and throwing snowballs. The situation got out of hand, and 5 colonists ended up dead.
The Boston Tea Party: The sons of liberty dressed up as native Americans and dumped 92,000 pounds of tea into the harbor.
The Intolerable Acts: The British hoped to force colonists to pay for the tea lost without them noticing. However, they did notice, and they called it the intolerable acts because they felt as if they couldn't tolerate it.