Causes of the American Revolution


Proclamation of 1763

The king of England said the colonist were not allowed to go into the Ohio River Valley, because he did not want to pay for another war

Stamp Act of 1765

Is the act that required colonies to pay for any type of stamps

The Townshend Acts of 1767

The Parliament had passed the townshend acts

The Boston Massacre 1770

A lone British solder had an argument and also struck the colonist causing a mini battle

The Tea Act of 1773

It's when the British and the Indians allowed to sell tea directly to the colonists

The Boston Tea Party of 1773

Indians sneaked into 3 tea filled ships and dumped it all into the ocean.

The Intolerable Acts of 1774

It passed the coercive acts

Lexington and Concord of 1775

Required colonists to house British solders