Causes of American revolution

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    French and Indian war

    A war fought between British colonies and New France
  • Proclamation of 1763

    It closed of the frontier of colonial expansion.
  • Sugar act

    Modified version of the sugar and molasses laws passed down in 1733 which expressed a cost of six pence gallon of molasses
  • Stamp act

    A law to in close taxes on British America.
  • Townshed acts

    Taxes on paint, oil, lead, paper and other supplies
  • Boston massacre

    Known as the incident by king street five civilians were killed with six severally injured by British army troops in Boston.
  • Boston tea party

    A political protest by the sons of liberty
  • Intolerable acts

    Laws passed down after the Boston tea party