British Policies Graphic Organizer
Control of trade, Sugar Acts, Special courts,
Currency Act, and stifling colonial
Proclamation of 1763
Passed after the French and Indian War by King
George III. It recognized the Indian rights to
the Ohio River Valley. Colonists cannot go pass
the Appalachian Mountains. It was issued in
Assumed control of the colonial currency
system. Resement continued to grow.
Taxed on all paper goods, and organized a
Parlament had full control of authority over the
Standing army of soldiers with blank search
warrants. Required colonists to quarter or
house and feed British soldiers. Increased
Tension between the colonists and the British.
Pay taxes on imported tea, glass, paper, and
other items. Women organized Daughters of
Liberty. The British wanted to show they had
power to tax. Their anger grew against British
March 5, 1770, angry colonists argued with
British soldiers. Shots were fired and 5
colonists were killed. Samuel Adams infuence
the incident as a public opinion.
Tea Act/Boston Tea Party
The only company who was allowed to sell tea
was British East India company. Colonists were
unhappy because they were force to pay.
December 16, 1773, Sons of Liberty diquised
as Mohawk Indians illegally. They got on a
boat and dump 243 crates of tea into the
Coercive (Intolerable) Acts
These Acts were an effort to make colonists to
pay for the tea and to keep planning attacks.
Revolutionary spirit through the country.