Problems In the Colonies


The Boston Tea Party

The Sons of Liberty went on a boat carry thousands of gallons of tea, dressed as indians throwing every piece of tea that they saw of the boat.

The Boston Massacre

After Boston citizens called the british soldiers names and threw rocks at them the soldiers got angry.One soldier yelled "Open Fire!" then all the other soldiers started shooting.Two citizens were killed and three were wounded.


Most colonist say their actions are because of the King's actions.Two of these actions are Sugar and Townshend acts.The sugar act taxed all goods that include at least one gram of sugar.The Townshend acts taxed all import like paint,paper,and other building materials.