Katy Ryan Acts Timeline

Timeline created by kryan18
  • Navigation Acts

    Navigation Acts
    The purpose was that Colonial merchants could not send goods to England on foregin ships. The outcome was that the colonist accepted it at first, but the merchants wanted to make their own goods for higher prices. The colonists ignored the laws and started smuggling.
  • Proclamation Acts

    Proclamation Acts
    The purpose of the Procomlstion if 1763 is that they set the Appalchian Mountains as a tempoary western boundry for the colonies, that made the colonist made. The outcome was just said that more problems would occur latter on.
  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    The purpose of the Sugar Act was that it lowerd the tax on imported molasses, hoping that the colonists would quite smuggling and pay the taxes because they were lowered. The outcome lead to angry colonist that thought that their rights were violated because the British soliders had the option to search your home even if it was not with your consent.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    The purpose of the Stamp Act was that all paper material including newspaper, wills, and playing cards had to have a stamp. The outcome was that the Britis taxed the colonist without their consent.
  • Declaratory Act

    Declaratory Act
    The Declatoory act was a act that gave the right for parliment to tax and make decission for the British Colonies. The outcome of the act was thta the angered colonists beged for the stamp act to be repealed.
  • Townshend Act

    Townshend Act
    The townshend acts puts raxes on glass, tea, and paper. The outcome of this act was that the colonists decided to protest the new taxes. They tried to use products that came only from the colonies.
  • Tea Act

    Tea Act
    The tea act allowed the company a virtural monoply, or sole control of tea in America. Theoutcome was that colonial merchants called for a new boycott, and also the colonist vowed to stop the east India company ships form unboarding.
  • Coercive Acts

    Coercive Acts
    The coercive acts punnish people of Massachuttes for their ressitance agiants British laws. The outcome of this act was that the British closed the Boston Harbor until colonists paid for runied tea. This prevented the arivial of food and other supplies.
  • Quebec Act

    Quebec Act
    The Quebec act set up a government for Quebec. They also gave Quebec the area west of the Applichian Mountains. The outcome of this act was that Britian ignored clonoial claims to the area.