The French and Indian War Was a war against the Indians for more land. This is war was 9 years long.
Stamp Act The Stamp Act was an act placed on the colonists to get money to pay for the French and Indian war.
Townshend Acts Everything imported in from Britain, was taxed. So the Colonists boycotted the items. Boycott means to refuse to by one or more goods from a certain sorce.
New Laws to Punish you for The Boston Tea Party.
Boston Massacre The Boston Massacre is a fight with the colonists and the British. The British killed 5 patriots and injured 8. Patriots are Americans that believed that the colonies had the right to govern themselves.
Boston Tea Party The Boston Tea Party is when the patriots threw in about 1 million dollars of tea into the harbor. The Sons of Liberty planned this to happen. The Sons of Liberty were people who refused to pay taxes.
Intolerable Acts The Intolerable Acts were a set of laws set on the colonists to punish the colonists for the Boston Tea Party.