The Proclomation of 1763It was signed by King George lll prohibiting any colonists west of the Appalachain Mountains so the British soilders could easily watch the colonists.
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The Boston MassacreA group of boys were throwing snowballs at British soldiers protesting more British soldiers from coming to the 13 colonies. Soon, the crowd grew larger and the British soldiers fired their guns killing 5 people.
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The Boston Tea PartyThat night colonists dressed like Indians and threw 342 containers of tea into the Boston Harbor to protest the taxes. Picture Source:Borner.net
The Stamp ActThe Stamp Act was passed to pay for the French and Indian War. It taxed newspapers, bills, legal documents, licenses, almanacs, dice and playing cards.
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The Battle of TrentonThe colonists suprised the British at Trenton. There were 2,400 colonists who defeated the British. It was their first victory.
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