8th grade Term 1

  • the sugar act

    -indirect tax (out of sight =out of mind)
    -duties on molasses and sugar
  • stamp act

  • Declaratory Act

  • Townshend Acts

    Taxes on glass, lead,pains,paper,and tea
    -Searched for smuggled goods
    -the sons of liberty started to do violent acts
    -British soldiers arrive to protect tax collectors
  • britian needed money

    they needed to raise money to pay for the french and Indian war and the cost of still defending the colonist from Indian attacks