Writs of Assistance
British Troops arrive and Townshend Duties repealed (except on tea)
Boston Tea Party
The sugar act was the first straw. The colonist got taxed for sugar, wine, indigo, Coffee and textiles.
King George III passed the stamp act which taxed everything that was printed on paper. The colonist got mad because they used paper every day.
The Townshend acts taxed everything imported from the British Parliament. Later on, the taxes were removed from everything except for tea.
The Boston Massacre was when the redcoats killed five colonist one included a child.
A group of colonist dressed as native Americans and threw tea boxes that arrived at the Boston harbor into the sea.
The intolerable acts were acts that were used to punish the colonist for the Boston Tea Party.
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