The Quartering Act of 1765 required the colonies to provide provisions and lodging to British soldiers. Read the Entry »

The Quartering Act of 1774 was one of five laws enacted by the British Parliament in 1774 in response to the Boston Tea Party. Collectively, the acts are known as the Coercive Acts, or the Intolerable Acts. Read the Entry »

The Quasi-War (1798-1800) was an undeclared naval war between the United States and France during the Presidency of John Adams. It grew out of the XYZ Affair and ended when French politics changed direction after Napoleon came into power. Read the Entry »

The Quebec Act of 1774 was enacted by British Parliament in an effort to improve relations with France and French Canadians, but it also added to tension with the American colonies. Read the Entry »