45.Which of the following best explains themotivations behind this declaration?example of the "Petitions" described in the excerpt?A] The king had forced slavery upon the Americasand was no longer in power over the newly independent statesB] Slavery had been declared illegal in several Northern states, and Pennsylvania was pressured to free their slaves
Questions 46-47 refer to the following excerpt.
46. Which of the following best describes the goals of the Stamp Act?A] Reimbursement for the expenses of westward expansionB] The pacification of the growing colonial resistanceC] Consolidation of imperial control over the coloniesD] The introduction of taxation on trade
47. The enactment of the goals expressed inthe excerpt directly led to
Questions 48-50 refer to the excerpts below.
Petitioned for Redress in the most humble terms: Our repeated Petitions have been answered only by repeated injury. A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people."—Declaration of Independence, July 4, 1776
48. Which of the following documents is an example of the "Petitions" described in the excerpt?
49. The injury described in the except is referring to