Declaration of independence 01

Causes of the American Revolution

  • End of French and Indian War

     End of French and Indian War
    After the French and Indian War Britain went poor so they started to tax the colonist wich started boycotts and rebellion
  • Pralamation of 1763

    Pralamation of 1763
    No one could pass west of the appalachian moutains
  • Sugar act

    Sugar act
    Tax on Sugar and Molasses
  • Stamp act

    Stamp act
    Required taxes on prited meteral
  • the quatering act

    the quatering act
    The colonist had to house the British troops
  • Sons of liberty

    Sons of liberty
    political group made up of american patriots
  • Daughters of liberty

    Daughters of liberty
    Wemen desplay patriotism
  • Declatory acts

    Declatory acts
    Replaced the stamp act stated parlerment can pass any law over the colonies
  • Nonimportation agreement

    Nonimportation agreement
    The merchants and traders in the town of Boston having taken into consideration the deplorable situation of the trade
  • Boston massacure

    Boston massacure
    colonist threw snowballs and rocks at the british troops ant the Brithish troops killed 5 colonist
  • Tea tax

    Tea tax
    tax on tea but its a small tax
  • Boston Tea party

    Boston Tea party
    Dumped tea into the harbor
  • Intolerable acts/Coercive acts

    Intolerable acts/Coercive acts
    The Colonist were forced to house Brtish troops also closed the port of Boston
  • First continental congress

    First continental congress
    Geogra did not send deligetes but everyone else is to form United States government
  • Battle of lexington and concord

    Battle of lexington  and concord
    First millitary engagements of the American revolution war