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The Declaratory Act of 1766 stated _______________________.

I'm not quite sure....

a.

that colonists were to trade only with England
b.

that there would be a tax on sugar, rum, and molasses
c.

that Parliament could make decisions concerning the colonies without conferring with colonists before passing laws
d.

the colonists intention to be independent from England

I know it isnt b... D?

  • 8gradegeography -

    http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/155205/Declaratory-Act

    Let us know what you decide.

  • 8gradegeography -

    So I read it, but I'm still not quite sure.. Im kind of sure it s D.

  • 8gradegeography -

    I'm very sure it is not D.

  • 8gradegeography -

    Parliament hardened its principle in the Declaratory Act by asserting its complete authority to make binding laws on the American colonies “in all cases whatsoever.”

  • 8gradegeography -

    A?that colonists were to trade only with England
    asserting its complete authority to make binding laws on the American colonies
    I apologize, I am having some problems in this course

  • 8gradegeography -

    It's a matter of reading comprehension, I think.

    Read answer choice a; then read answer choice c. Which one matches the quotation from that Britannica webpage?

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