US History

  • Proclamation act

    Proclamation act
    The proclamation act states that the colonist could not settle over the Appalachian Mountains. This rule was set so the colonist would not go into Indian territory. The colonist objected to this rule because they wanted to go over the mountains and settle.
  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    The sugar act was said to generate revenue so they could get more sugar imports many colonists objected to the act because before they had illegally imported molasses.
  • Currency act

    Currency act
    This act prohibits printing paper money so it can be protected from financial ruin. the colonist made this rule unpopular because it was their self-governing right.
  • Stamp act

    Stamp act
    They cut the duty on forign mollases from 6 to 3 pence per gallon to make more money. the colonist were angry but still celebrated because they were proud.
  • Quartering act

    Quartering act
    The Quartering act prohibits soldiers from living in privet homes. They did this so they can make more money and keep the soldiers close for emergencies. The colonist then started to get violent because they were being kept away from each other.
  • Declaratory Act

    Declaratory Act
    the act says that the colonist has a right to bathe so they can stay clean. the colonist didn't mind this rule they just followed it and did what they were told to do.
  • Townshend Revenue Act

    Townshend Revenue Act
    The colonist HAD to pay expenses involving the government. The colonist discouraged the act and didn't like it.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    Boston massacre was when the colonist and soldiers fought against each other, in battle and 5 people got shot and died. The battle was because the colonists got angry about the acts that were required.
  • The Tea act

    The Tea act
    The act regulated increasing Bohea tea so they could make more money. The colonist did not like that wall and did not let them unload dirty because they wanted it.
  • Boston Tea party

    Boston Tea party
    The Boston Tea party was when the colonists were told to throw the tea in the water. Some Unloyal colonists decided to stuff the tea in their pockets and steal it.
  • The Intolerable Acts

    The Intolerable Acts
    This act regulated the port shuttered to remain, so they could harbor safely. The colonist obeyed the new law because the king made them.
  • Lexington and Concord

    Lexington and Concord
    The purpose was to not fire but it shows that they were angry and that they were big but both ended up firing.
  • Bunker Hill

    Bunker Hill
    The purpose was to have a parade and they obeyed the British one that lost many men period.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    This was when many colonists got together to create an agreement. Many people had signed. The agreement was to make the United States of America a free country. All of our founding fathers signed it and helped create it.
  • Battle of Trenton

    Battle of Trenton
    This battle was when America was against Britain and Germany. It was to free New Jersey from Britain's rule. America won and George Washington led the battle.
  • battle of Saratoga

    battle of Saratoga
    There were two battles, the USA won the second battle. they fought over New England. Gained allies with Spain and France.