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American Revolution


Examine the events that contributed to the outbreak of the American Revolution (i.e., taxation, judicial process, lack of representations, and quartering of troops). 4.5.6

Links verified 6/24/2015

  1. Timeline of the Revolution - Follow the events that took place to cause the American Revolution.
  2. Hot Tea in Boston Harbor - Boston Massachusetts Chronical Paper.
  3. Causes of the American Revolution - This site includes information about the various Acts that were passed. [This expired page is from the Internet Archive known as the Wayback Machine]
  4. Liberty and Justice - Students discover reasons Americans went to war to win independence from England .
  5. United We Stand - Students take a look at how the thirteen original colonies joined to form the United States of America .

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