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What did the Sugar Act lower taxes on, so that colonist would buy more of it?
Why were the British in such deep debt?
The British spent too much money on ships.
Pirates were stealing goods.
Paying for the French and Indian War.
Which two Colonies has the biggest issue with the Quartering Act?
North and South Carolina
Massachusetts and New York
Pennsylvania and Rhode Island
The Quartering Act stated what?
That Colonist would have to give British soldiers housing if there was not enough room in the barracks.
British soldiers got a quarter every day.
The Colonist only got a quarter of the revenue from trading their goods.
What was taxed in the Colonies after the passing of the Stamp Act (1775)?
Glass and paint
Which goods were taxed as they were imported to the colonies according to the Townshend Acts (1767).
China (Tea sets)
Paper and paint
Lead and glass
All of the above.
What did the Townshend Acts (1767) lead directly to in 1770?
The Boston Tea Party
The Boston Massacre
The French and Indian War
The Tea Act of 1773 gave which company control of the tea market in the Colonies?
The Colonial Tea Association
The British East India Company
The French Tea Company
The Boson Tea Company
Who organized the Boston Tea Party?
The Sons of Liberty
George Washington and Ben Franklin
What did the Sons of Liberty dress up as during the Boston Tea Party?
Women in dresses
The Intolerable Acts included which of the following :
Free elections in Massachusetts were ended.
Catholics were given more freedom of worship.
Martial law was enforced in Boston and colonist had to let soldiers stay with them (quartering).
The Boston Harbor was closed until the tea was paid for.
All of the above.
What did the Intolerable Acts lead the colonist to do?
Move back to England.
Call the First Continental Congress.
Elect their own king.
Pay back all of the money from the Boston Tea Party.