Acts Of Convincement

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    Acts of Convincement

  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    To pay back dept british passed a law that all sugar products be taxed. Infuriated the colonists.
  • Quartering Act

    Quartering Act
    This act required colonists to seize their homes and motels to be free for British solders. This would prevent Britain from loosing more money.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    To pay back dept a tax was put upon all paper that came in and out of the colonies and Britain.
  • Declaratory Act

    Declaratory Act
    To pay back dept, taxes were put on merchants which was indirectly put onto their buyers.
  • Townshend Act

    Townshend Act
    To raise 80.000 pounds for administartion, taxes were put on glass, oil, lead, paint, paper, and tea
  • Tea Act

    Tea Act
    To help the struggling East India Company, Britain cut of the tax for tea sold by the EIC.
  • Intolerable Acts

    Intolerable Acts
    Britain seized all all trade in and out. Was passed to discipline the colonists.
  • The Revolutionary War

    The Revolutionary War
    The colonist Revolted and declared war against Great Britain.