|Who are the main groups of people?
||Charles Townshend and the British Parliament.
||The British Parliament wanted to direct tax imported british goods.
|When did the acts occur?
||From June 15, 1767 to July 2, 1767.
|Where did the acts take place?
|How did the colonists react?
||Colonial 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 On March 5, 1770, parliament repealed all of the Townshend acts except for a tea tax.
|Why 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.
|Source 1: "Townshend Acts." Britannica School. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 2016. Web. 10 Feb. 2016. <http://school.eb.com/levels/middle/article/394804>.
Source 2: Ritchie, Donald A., and Albert S. Broussard. The American Journey. By Joyce Oldham. Appleby, Alan Brinkley, and James M. McPherson. Columbus, Ohio: Glencoe/McGraw-Hill, 2009. 125-28. Print.
Source 3: "Townshend Acts." History.com. A&E Television Networks, n.d. Web. 04 Mar. 2016. <http://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/townshend-acts>.