The stamp act is a tax requiring colonists to pay higher prices for paper products produced in the colonies
The Intolerable Acts are a series of laws that punish colonists of Boston for holding the tea party.
First Continental Congress
October 26 1774
First Continental Congress is where twelve colonies sent delegates to met in Philadelphia
Second Continental Congress
May 10 1775
Second Continental Congress got a committee to write a document announcing America's independence
Shays rebellion is where in 1786 Daniel shay led a group of Massachusetts farmers who had been heavily taxed
Articles of confederation
March 1 1781
The Articles of Confederation was the original binding document of the United States and served as the supreme law of the land from March 1, 1781 until the ratification of the United States Constitution.