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10 Cards in this Set

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a 1763 conflict between Native Americans and the British over settlement of Indian lands in the Great Lakes area
Pontiac's War
law forbiding English colonists to settle west of the Appalachian Mountains
Proclamation of 1763
a 1765 law that placed new duties on legal documents and taxed newspapers, almanacs, playing cards, and dice
Stamp Act
a formal written request to someone in authority, signed by a group of people
to refuse to buy certain goods and services
laws passed in 1767 that taxed goods such as glass, paper, paint, lead, and tea
Townshend Acts
allowed to inspect a ship's cargo without giving a reason
writs of assistance
a 1770 conflict between colonists and Britan troops in which five colonists were killed
Boston Massacre
regularly wrote letters and pamphlets reporting to their colonies on events in Massachusetts
committee of correspondence