Imposed British acts and policies

  • Navigation Acts

    An act that didn't allow any foreign ships into British colonies.
  • Stamp Act

    A tax that was imposed by the British on American colonies to raise money for the military defences of the colonies.
  • Sugar Act

    An act that tried to stop the smuggling of sugar and molassess by reducing the tax rate.
  • The Decloration Act

    An act created by British Parliment to make laws binding the colonies in any circumstance, including the tax.
  • Townshend Acts

    Charles Townshend purposed a new set of measures to the British Parliment about the tax rates and Parliment went along with his ideas.