Early British Actions in the Colonies Crossword Puzzle

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  • stamp act: a 1765 law requiring colonists to pay taxes on every piece of paper used
  • proclamationof1763: a decree limiting colonial expansion west of the appalachian mountains
  • sons of liberty: groups that actively protested against the stamp act
  • representation: no taxation without...
  • quartering act: a 1765 law requiring colonial assemblies to provide housing for british troops
  • newspaper protest: a form of protest against the stamp act
  • rights: what colonists felt were violated by british taxation policies
  • loyalists: colonists who wanted to remain a part of britain
  • patriots: colonists who wanted to become independent of britain.
  • parliament: british governing body enacting the stamp and quartering acts
  • appalachians: mountain range marking the proclamation of 1763 boundary