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The Townshend Acts were designed to help the British control the Colonists through taxation. They placed taxes on goods purchased in Europe that were sent to the Americas. There were taxes placed on several items including paint, paper, and tea.

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What is tyranny townshend acts?

The Townshend Acts were a series of taxes that were passed by England on its American colonies. The Townshend Acts were passed in 1767.

Who passed the townshend acts?

the British parliament passed the townshend acts

What type of tax was the townshend act?

The Townshend Acts were a type of external tax. The Townshend Acts were enacted in 1767 and the colonists were opposed to it.

Who was an important person in the Townshend act?

Charles Townshend proposed and promoted the Townshend acts

Why were colonists against the Townshend Acts?

they felt that the TownShend Acts threatened their rights and freedom

What act placed taxes on imports?

The Townshend Acts

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Both the stamp act and the Townshend act resulted in?

The colonies banded together to revolt against Britain as a result of the Townshend Acts. Charles Townshend created the Townshend Acts.

Was a non-importance agreement boycott effective with the townshend acts?

was a non-importance agreement boycott effective with the Townshend acts

What were the provisions of the Townshend acts of 1767?

What was specific about the 1767 Townshend Acts

What British tax remains after the townshend acts were repealed?

The taxes to remain after the Townshend Acts were repealed were the Intolerable/Coercive Acts and the other big tax to remain is the Tea Acts

How do you remember 1774 townshend acts?

just remember 1774 townshend acts youll be fine with that or 1774 is a number and townshend is a word that rhymes with banana and paste with a chip on top.