Boston Tea Party flashcards

Click to flip

C
H
O
O
S
E

T
O
P
I
C

Choose a topic

Click to flip

C
H
O
O
S
E

T
O
P
I
C

Choose a topic


The Boston Tea Party was a political protest by the ______ Sons of Liberty in Boston on December 16th 1773
What happened during the Boston Tea Party? Protesters disguised as Indians destroyed a shipment of tea send by the East Indian Company as a protest to the Tea Act of May 10th 1773. The protesters boarded the ship carrying the Tea and threw it into the Boston Harbor destroying the it
Why did the colonists object to the Tea Act? The colonists believed that it violated their rights as Englishmen to be taxed without representation
What was the British Government response to the Boston Tea Party? The British Government responded in 1774 with the Coercive Acts or Intolerable Acts which ended local self government in Massachusetts and closed Boston's Commerce
What was the response of the colonists to the enactment of the Intoreable Acts? The colonists reposnded with increasing acts of protests and by convening the First Continental Congress

The Boston Tea Party was a political protest by the ______

What happened during the Boston Tea Party?

Why did the colonists object to the Tea Act?

What was the British Government response to the Boston Tea Party?

What was the response of the colonists to the enactment of the Intoreable Acts?

Front
Back
ADD NEW CARD

Sign in or Create an account to leave comments.