the 1764 sugar act was designed to
A. raise revenues to offset british military expenses in north america
B. provide King George III with the neccessary resources to maintain his opulent lifestyle.
C. increase the consumption of sugar in the colonies by erducing its price.
D. create a monopoly over the sugar trade by the British East India Company.
E. eliminate French involvement in the sugar trade.
what happened in the boston massacre?
A. A large force of Britis troops ruthlessly fired on unarmed civillians, killing 50.
B. an unpopular customs informer killed two young boys when he fired birdshot at several children bombarding his house with rocks.
C. a fictitious confrontation, invented by Samuel Adams, took place between British troops and boston citizens.
D. unemployed boston fishermaen ambushed a squad of british solddiers, killing them and 20 innoncent bystanders.
E.bostonians hurled ice, rocks, and lumber at british soldiers, who then fired without orders and killed 5 citizens.