Sugar Act 1764

Revolutionary War


Was a revenue-raising act passed by the British parliament of Great Britain on April 5,1764.


It happen on April 5,1764


They reduce the rate of tax on molsses from six pence to three pence pre-gallon but ensured the new tax could be collected by increasing the British millitary.


The reason of the sugar act was to trade regarded and not as a intended to raise an English neverue.

Fun Facts!

The sugar act was part of the triangular trade. Another name for sugar act is American Revernue act.
The Sugar Act Song: History Music Video (Parody of "Sugar" by Maroon 5)

Here are two videos about the sugar act and a one is a song.


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