Name_________________________________ Date__________________________________ Quiz 2: The King of England tries to Tighten his Control 1. The British ruler was called the ________________________. 2. Many Americans disobeyed the law called the Proclamation of 1763 and moved across the ________________________ to the west. 3. In 1764 the British passed a law that forbid colonists from printing ________________________. 4. The Stamp Act was a law which placed a tax on _______________________. 5. The group of British people who made the laws were called the ________________________. 6. By "No taxation without representation" the colonists meant: A. They didn't want to pay any taxes to the British. B. The taxes they had to pay were much too expensive. C. They had no say in deciding what would be taxes and they didn't want to be taxed until they did have a say. D. They wanted the taxes to be higher. 7. In October of 1765 a group of people from nine colonies met in New York City to talk about the ________________________. 8. Repeal means ________________________. 9. In 1767 the British passed the ________________________ Act which put taxes on paint, glass, tea, and paper.