are the main groups of people?
|| Charles Townshend and the
British Parliament wanted to direct tax imported british goods.
did the acts occur?
June 15, 1767 to July 2, 1767.
did the acts take place?
did the colonists react?
merchants boycotted British imports, which put an economic strain on
markets in Great Britain. On March 5, 1770, parliament repealed all of
the Townshend acts except for a tea tax.
did the british put the acts into place?
||To put more revenue in the
colonies and to reinforce its authority in the colonies. it was also to
put direct taxes on imported goods.
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