Causes of Revolution - Causes and Outcomes of the...

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Causes and Outcomes of the Revolution HIS/110 Version 6 1 University of Phoenix Material Causes and Outcomes of the Revolution Part 1: Causes Complete the grid by describing each pre-war event and explaining how it contributed to the Revolutionary War. Pre-War Event Description Contribution to the Revolutionary War French and Indian War Taking place in 1754 through 1763, it was a battle between various colonies in British America and New France. Various Indigenous tribes (such as the Native Americans) participated in the battle as well as allies of the French and enemies of the British colonists. This war was influential to the start of the Revolutionary war. The French and Indian War left Great Britain in debt and because of this the British felt it was the Americans job to pay it, which lead into the creation of the Stamp Act and other acts as well. These acts built up tension between the two groups which ultimately lead up to the Revolutionary War. Sugar Act In the year of 1764 on April 5 th , this act was passed by the Great Britain Parliament. The purpose of it was to rise revenue for the British Empire, it also sought to end smuggling of sugar and molasses from the French and the Dutch. This was one of the many acts that lead up to the Revolutionary Was.

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