AP Notes, Outlines, Study Guides, Vocabulary, Practice Exams and more!

In AMerican Revolution

2 posts / 0 new
Last post
lshlsd's picture
Joined: Oct 2005
In AMerican Revolution

how prepared were the American colonists to face the economic power of Britain when war broke out in 1775?

Please give me anwers! THANKS!

geknsiaus's picture
Joined: Sep 2005

they werent & were at the same time...
1. the british parliament had the "political" control over them, imposed the taxes, etc.
ex. intolerable acts i think..there was an act passed to control trade specifically, i cant remember it tho... just any acts parliament passed to control Americas trade really

they were:
2. the colonists boycotted the acts and had been starting to make do with what they had and not needing other imports to survive..
3. they smuggled goods in like crazy... maybe tie in salutary neglect

hope this helps! i am not very good at helping tho... haha

Need Help?

We hope your visit has been a productive one. If you're having any problems, or would like to give some feedback, we'd love to hear from you.

For general help, questions, and suggestions, try our dedicated support forums.

If you need to contact the Course-Notes.Org web experience team, please use our contact form.

Need Notes?

While we strive to provide the most comprehensive notes for as many high school textbooks as possible, there are certainly going to be some that we miss. Drop us a note and let us know which textbooks you need. Be sure to include which edition of the textbook you are using! If we see enough demand, we'll do whatever we can to get those notes up on the site for you!