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The Edenton Tea Party was a very noteworthy protest because

A

it was actually a protest organized entirely by women, who promised to honor all boycotts of British goods until the Tea Act was repealed.

B

it led to the destruction of 25,000 pounds of tea, and in response, England closed down the port of Philadelphia.

C

it led to 10,000 soldiers being stationed in Boston.

D

it involved Rhode Islanders who burned a British ship in broad daylight, and managed to carry out the attack without anyone getting arrested for doing so.

E

it was the second time a majority of colonies sent representatives to New York to create a protest petition.

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