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    As the war comes to a close and Britain feel’s the stress of postwar debt. Britain begins to look at how generous taxes are among the Americans’ and how much they are currently paying. The relationship among the colonists and Britain is both of prosper, which may have caused Britain to think the New American colonist would give in to their new regulations. Among these new regulations were the Proclamation of 1763, American Revenue Act or Sugar Act, and Stamp Act. These three laws were contributing factors setting the course of America seeking their independence. Proclamation of 1763 was set in place to pacify the Indians and keep the white settlers from moving west of the Appalachian Mountains. Those colonists that already took up roots in these parts of the country were required “forthwith to remove themselves” (p.122). The news of the Proclamation Line did not sit well with the colonists. The colonists did not see this as enforceable and within a few years amendments to the boundaries were adjusted to put the individual colonies in control of those boundaries. To gain more revenue to help offset the growing debt from the war. Parliament passed the American Revenue Act, or Sugar Act. This act…

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    The American Revolution was caused by conflicts between the colonists of America and the British government. Although the Parliament tried to keep peace and unity throughout the new colonies, the government only seemed to make things worse by creating many new laws and acts. The colonists were distressed about the new acts and decided to take matters into their own hands by rebelling in many different ways. The Sugar Act came after the Sugar and Molasses Act and was made to lessen the tax on…

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    Britain were struggling to obtain their territory. The British wished to settle in the Ohio River Valley, (which is in French territory) so that they, too, could be part of this trade. The French worried that this would hurt their profits. Therefore, they built three forts in the Ohio River Valley, and this rose conflict. Furthermore, war broke out leading to the victory of Great Britain. However, after they defeated them, they left armies in the colonies to protect the colonists. George…

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    A chain of a multitude of back to back events all contributed to the initiation of the American Revolution on April 19, 1775. All of which included social, religious, economic, and political factors. There’s no one event that can be recognized as the commencement of the revolution. It all began from a controversy and difference in opinion over the way in which Great Britain treated the colonies as opposed to the way colonies thought they should be treated. Right after England established…

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    such as laws and power in a nation. People should have a right to vote and throughout a new nation built to be named America was exactly that. People fought for their freedom and their right to speak. Many reforms happened throughout the history behind this nation. This is where revolution is a big deal throughout history and not just in one nation like America, but in all nations. Revolutions is what sometimes leads war, cause poverty, and even massacres. But in the end most revolutions were…

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    There were many events and reasons leading up to the American Revolution. All these events led up to and played a major role in the Revolution. I believe the Revolution started due to a lack of understanding and communication, the need and want to rebel, and the sweet idea of independence. There were tensions between the American colonies and the British Empire. However, there were also large issues that put not only the colonies against Britain, but the colonies against the people..I believe…

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    as the “supreme law of the United States,” providing the framework of our national government, laws, and basic freedoms we see today However, by the end of the Revolutionary War in 1776 up until 1787, Congress originally operated under the Articles of Confederation. Considering that the Articles of Confederation got the young nation through its war with England, over time, it was soon realized that this first governing document wasn’t of much use when it finally came down to running an entire…

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    era was caused by the many fundamental discoveries of the scientific revolution in the fifteenth and sixteenth century. Scientists used the scientific method as a foundation to reveal, explore, and understand more about the actual meaning of life through subjects such as physics, astronomy, and biology; however, these advancements contradicted some of the ideas and knowledge of the church. This followed the Renaissance and Martin Luther’s Reformation when the government separated from the…

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    in that time period. Why are these documents important you ask? Most of them, believe it or not, had a very great impact for their influence of the American Revolution. The American Revelution was influenced by many documents, creating a chain of events leading to this create battle. The American Revelution started in 1775, and ended in 1785. But, as any other battle, there were events leading up to it. Many documents influenced this great battle, such as The Magna…

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    Since the dawn of history, nations have been plagued with conflicts that have shaped society for what it has become today. Events as substantial and influential as these have often been the result of Revolutions. A key example would be the American Revolution. The American Revolution ultimately began in 1775 with the Battle of Lexington & Concord after a series of escalating conflicts. It ended with the Treaty of Paris in 1783. Leading up to independence, there were many recurring controversies…

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