Causes of Revolutuion
Stamp Act The Stamp Act in 1 765 was a direct tax imposed by the British Parliament on the colonies. Too much taxing lead to the event in the Revolution War.
Townsend Acts The Townsend Acts was to raise revenue in the colonies so that they would pay the salaries of governors and judges. The Act was met with resistance of the colonies, prompting the occupation of Boston by the British troops which dead to Boston Massacre which then lead to events of the Revolution war.Tea Act This Act allowed companies to import tea yet the colonist still paid the tax. The colonist believed it wasn’t fair that they had to pay the tax which eventually lead to event in the revolution war. Intolerable Acts Laws passed in 1 774 People revolted because of the laws and acts were passed. Boston Tea Parry When the ships arrived 12-16-1773 people revolted and began to destroy the tea throwing it over the ships.
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The British Government didn’t like what had happened so it lead to events in the Revolutionary War Boston Massacre British army soldiers killed five civilian man and injured six others.
The killing of the five civilian men increased anger the started the revolutionary war. Declaration of Independence In July 4th, 1776 is was an statement that the thirteen American colonies were now independent states and no longer apart of the British empire.