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  • 1. 
    The British prime minister asked Parliament to tax the American colonists to help pay for
    • A. 

      Land

    • B. 

      Army

    • C. 

      Luxury

    • D. 

      Church

  • 2. 
    In 1764 Parliament passed the _____________________ which set taxes on molasses and sugar imported by colonists
  • 3. 
    The _____________ (Answer: _____________ of _______ ) required colonists to pay for an official stamp, or seal, whenever they bought paper items
  • 4. 
    Many colonists beliebed that Great Britain had no right to tax them without their _____________________
    • A. 

      Popular Governor

    • B. 

      Popular Consent

    • C. 

      Strict Contract

    • D. 

      Offical Letter

  • 5. 
    ___________________ helped found the Committees of Correspondence to share ideas and information about challenging the British law
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • C. 

      Samuel Adams

    • D. 

      Jonathan Edwards

    • E. 

      William Penn

  • 6. 
    A popular method of protesting British laws was to __________, or refuse to buy British goods
  • 7. 
    Colonists formed a secret society known as the _____________________ that used violence to frighten tax collectors
  • 8. 
    The "Bloody Massacre perpetrated in King Street" is also known as the ______________
  • 9. 
    In response to the Tea Act, the Sons of Liberty organized the ____________ to protest the British law
  • 10. 
    The __________________ closed Boston Harbor, cancelled Massachusetts's charter, and forced colonists to house and supply British troops