Passed by the English parliament to restrict American trade
Benjamin Franklin lead a committee to adopt a proposal dor a federal union;however, it was rejected by the colonists.
Armed conflicts between England's colonies in North America and rival European colonies.
Forbided settlers from moving west in an attempt to avoid conflict with the indians.
Forced all American colonists to pay a tax on all printed paper products
Declared that Britain could make and pass laws for the colonies.
"British legislation that were intended to raise revenue, tighten customs enforecment, and assert imperial authority in America."
A group of Boston Colonists harrassed a group of British soldiers, and the soldiers killed 5 of the colonists. The first to be killed was a man named Crispus Attucks.
Caused the American Colonies ot be forced to buy tea from the British East Indian Company.
Sam Adams lead a revolt where colonists dressed as indians and dumped approxiamately 342 chests of tea into the Boston Harbor.
Britain didn't allow goods to be shipped to the 13 American colonies until the tea that was thrown into the Boston Harbor during the Boston Tea Party was paid for.