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Which of the following best explains why trade among the colonies flourished?

A)The different regions specialized in different crops.
B)The colonies had developed large fleets of trading ships.**
C)Existing trade routes were well-maintained by Native Americans.
D)Colonies were founded with specific trade agreements in place.

2.What reason did the American colonists have for protesting the tea tax?

A)Americans did not want to pay taxes for anything.**
B)Americans wanted to buy tea grown in the colonies.
C)Americans did not want to be taxed by those they did not elect.
D)The colonies wanted to join together and form their own country.

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  1. Both are wrong!

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    Ms. Sue
  2. I don't want to guess, is there a link you can send me to help figure it out?

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  3. Why not just read your text?

    These sites will also help you.

    http://www.landofthebrave.info/trade-in-the-colonies.htm

    http://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/tea-act

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  4. Have you read your text materials? That would be the place to start. I'm sure they discuss these issues or else you would not be asked these questions.

    http://history.duke.edu/courses/HISTORY456S

    http://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/boston-tea-party

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  5. so for the first question i would go with A, because different regions did specialize in different crops for example, the south dominated tobacco, cotton, the middle dealt with corn and wheat, and the new england colonies handled whisky etc.

    The second one for sure is C

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  6. Yes, your answers are now correct.

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  7. thank you

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