Road to revolution

  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
    The reason or the causes of the war are. Competition over the land. Like the Ohio River valley in illiionois. They had conflict over the control of the American trade routes. This was also giving tension to the other wars going on in Europe. The war went on for 7 years
  • Proclamation Line Of 1773

    Proclamation Line Of 1773
    It was a line running down the appilation mountians. The side of the coast line was for the setterlers.The other side was made for the Natives. This made the natives mad and the kept crossing over. So the king ended up leaving soldiers in america.
  • 1st Quartering act

    1st Quartering act
    This act required that the Americans have to house the British soldiers. The act isn’t that fair to the Americans. Because they have to shelter feed and clean up after the British soldiers. And the worst part is that they don’t even know them.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    The stamp tax this was a big deal to the colonies. Because it taxed all printed goods. It was different from other taxes because it was direct. Direct meant added on to the price. Taxes ranged in prices to like 1 cent on newspapers to 10 dollars on diplomas.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    The Boston Massacre was an accident you can call it. But it led to the deaths of five civilians. They were killed by the British troops. There was a fight slash argument between soldiers and civilians and eventually led to troops discharging their muskets after being attacked by a rioting crowd. That’s all we really know. Three civilians were killed at the incident of the shooting. There were many sides to this story.
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party was a done by colonists in Boston. On December 16, 1773, after the colonies in Boston refused to return three shiploads of taxed tea to Britain. Then the group of colonists boarded the ships and destroyed the tea by throwing it into Boston Harbor. They British were really mad. And they wanted them to pay back all the taxed tea they which was like 3 million dollers. And it turned the water brown for three weeks
  • Lexington and Concord

    This started with the British having a rough time in Boston. Then the British asked King George the Third to send 20,000 troops. And the goal to this was to seize the leaders and munitions.It was the firsrt military start to the revolutionary war.The battles where in Lexington And Concord.