APUSH 1763-1787 CH 3

APUSH 1763-1787 CH 3American Revolution
 
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Writs of Assistance
general search warrants issued to help royal officials stop evasion of Britian's mentalist...
George Grenville
prime ministerwanted to rid large national debt from war*Proclamation of 1763*Sugar Act 1764*Quartering...
Proclamation of 1763
forbid white settlement west of Appalachianswanted to keep indians happy and settlers closer...
Sugar Act 1764 (revenue act)
aimed at raising revenue by taxes on goods imported by Americansstringently enforcedaccused...
Quartering Act
requiring colonies to pay for British troop maintenance
Currency Act of 1764
forbade colonial attempts to issue currency not redeemable in gold or silver
Stamp Act
imposing direct tax on Americans for 1st timerequired Americans to purchase revenue stamps...
Declaratory Act 1766
parliament repealed stamp act but passed D Actpower to tax or make laws for Americans
Townshend Acts
*Townshed Duties*admiralty Courts*writs of assistance*paying of customs officials out of the...
Letters from a Farmer In Pennsylvania - John DickinsonMassachusetts Circular Letter 1768
*pointed out that Townshend Acts violated principle of no taxation without representation....
Tea Act 1773
British East India Company sought and obtained from Parliament concessions allowing it to ship...
Intolerable Acts  (Coercive Acts)
1. Boston Port Act - closed port of Boston to all trade until citizens would pay for lost tea2....
First Continental Congress 1774
petitioned Parliament for reliefSuffolk Resolves - denounced intolerable acts. called for strict...
Battles of American Revolution
Lexington - first battle Thomas Gage sent force to seize colonial military suppliesConcord...
Second Continental Congress 1775
Created army and asked other colonies to send troops - led by G WashingtonOlive Branch Petition...
Treaty of Paris 1783
1. US as independant nation2. west boundary @ MI river3. South boundary @ nothern boundary...
Articles of Confederation
*unicameral gov*each state 1 vote*ammendment required unanimous consent of all states*gov could...
Land Ordinance of 1784NW Ordinance of 1787
system by which each territory could progress to full statehood. 1785 - orderly surveying and...
Shay's Rebellion 1786
high taxes, economic hardtimes for massshays shut down courts to prevent judges for faling...


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