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8th Grade American Revolution: Intolerable Acts

Events leading up to the Revolutionary War as well as important battles of the Revolutionary War.

Intolerable Acts

The Intolerable Acts were punitive laws passed by the British Parliament in 1774 after the Boston Tea Party. The laws were meant to punish the Massachusetts colonists for their defiance in the Tea Party protest in reaction to changes in taxation by the British to the detriment of colonial goods.

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