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Government Documents
magna carta
petition of right
mayflower compact
general fundamentals
King John is forced to sign. For the first time, it limits th…
Charles I signs this act. He is forbidden to tax without the…
settlers agree to rules of government and choose their leaders
settlers agree to have a comprehensive system of laws that go…
magna carta
King John is forced to sign. For the first time, it limits th…
petition of right
Charles I signs this act. He is forbidden to tax without the…
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Government Documents
magna carta
petition of right
mayflower compact
general fundamentals
King John is forced to sign. For the first time, it limits th…
Charles I signs this act. He is forbidden to tax without the…
settlers agree to rules of government and choose their leaders
settlers agree to have a comprehensive system of laws that go…
magna carta
King John is forced to sign. For the first time, it limits th…
petition of right
Charles I signs this act. He is forbidden to tax without the…
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Documents and the Government
The Constitution
Create laws for the state and national…
We the People...
A change to a law
What is the supreme law of the land?
What does the Constitution do?
What are the first three words of the Constitution?
What is an amendment?
The Constitution
What is the supreme law of the land?
Create laws for the state and national…
What does the Constitution do?
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Documents of Government
Preamble to the Constitution
Bill of Rights
Amendments to the Constitution
U.S. Constitution
The introduction to the Constitution, it begin with "We the p…
The first ten changes to the Constitution that provides right…
Changes and additions to the constitution over the years. Sev…
The rule book of the nation that tries to ensure we live in a…
Preamble to the Constitution
The introduction to the Constitution, it begin with "We the p…
Bill of Rights
The first ten changes to the Constitution that provides right…
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Government Documents
Declaration
Article of Confederation
Constitution
Constitution
This document is NOT a form of government.
In this document voting in Congress is one vote per state.
In this document there is no limit for the legislative office.
This document provides for separation of powers; three separa…
Declaration
This document is NOT a form of government.
Article of Confederation
In this document voting in Congress is one vote per state.
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Government: Documents
Magna Carta
Magna Carta
Limited Government
Petition of Right
Established limited government (also called Great Charter)
King John was force to sign it in 12 15, document provided pr…
Power of monarch/ government is limited and NOT absolute
Because Magna Carta was not enforced, the English parliament…
Magna Carta
Established limited government (also called Great Charter)
Magna Carta
King John was force to sign it in 12 15, document provided pr…
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government documents
Magna Carta
petition of right
leviathan
English bill of rights
1215
1628
1651 Hobbes
1689
Magna Carta
1215
petition of right
1628
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Government Documents
Mayflower Compact
Charter of the Virginia Company of Lon…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
Puritan settlers established a direct democracy
Permission from King to start a colony
George Mason- model for bill of rights
Thomas Jefferson- separation of government and religion
Mayflower Compact
Puritan settlers established a direct democracy
Charter of the Virginia Company of Lon…
Permission from King to start a colony
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Government Documents
Magna Carta- type
Magna Carta- purpose
Magna Carta- big ideas
Magna Carta- who & when
government document
limit power of king... protects rights of nobles
limited government... rule of law... due process... rights
angry English nobles... 1215
Magna Carta- type
government document
Magna Carta- purpose
limit power of king... protects rights of nobles
Government documents
Wrote second treaties on civil governm…
Believed everyone was born with natura…
Wrote a vindication on women's rights
Believed People have the right to crea…
John Locke
John Locke
Mary Wollstonecraft
John Locke
Wrote second treaties on civil governm…
John Locke
Believed everyone was born with natura…
John Locke
Government documents
Declaration of Independence
Magna Carta
Magna Carta
English bill of rights
All men are created equal and have the right to life, liberty…
Nobles have certain rights
Monarchs must obey laws
The king couldn't raise taxes without consulting the great co…
Declaration of Independence
All men are created equal and have the right to life, liberty…
Magna Carta
Nobles have certain rights
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government documents
stamp act
The first thanksgiving proclamation
Give me liberty or give me death
Tea act
Starting in 1765, the first direct tax was made on the coloni…
On Oct. 3, 1789, George Washington that the 23rd of November…
March 23, 1775, Patrick Henry (a Virginia colonist) gave a sp…
May 10, 1773, Great Britain allowed The British east Indian c…
stamp act
Starting in 1765, the first direct tax was made on the coloni…
The first thanksgiving proclamation
On Oct. 3, 1789, George Washington that the 23rd of November…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independents
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by VA in 1776 that listed the basic righ…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
Charters of the Virginia company of Lo…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by VA in 1776 that listed the basic righ…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by Continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by VA in 1776 that listed the basic righ…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by Continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by Virginia in 1776 that listed the basi…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by Continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.…
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Documents influencing US government
Magna Carta
Petition of Rights
English Bill of Rights
Mayflower Compact
King John in 1214. gave people individual rights. ideas first…
1628, limited kings rights
like us bill of rights presented by parliament to william and…
1620 pilgrims. just and equal laws for good of colony. first…
Magna Carta
King John in 1214. gave people individual rights. ideas first…
Petition of Rights
1628, limited kings rights
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Government: Vocab and Documents, and Types of Governments
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Amendment
Bill of Rights
Type of government ruled by a king or queen
government where one person has the power and uses force to m…
A change to the constitution
The first 10 amendments
Monarchy
Type of government ruled by a king or queen
Dictatorship
government where one person has the power and uses force to m…
Government Review 2: Documents
Document signed by the Pilgrims on the…
This document was the first example of…
This was the first formal set of laws…
These acts caused the colonists to pla…
Mayflower Compact
Magna Cart
General Fundamentals
Intolerable/ Coercive Acts
Document signed by the Pilgrims on the…
Mayflower Compact
This document was the first example of…
Magna Cart
Station 2 - Documents/Government
1. Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina
2. Slave Codes
3. Declaration of Independence
4. Articles of Confedration
L. Written by John Locke for colonial Carolina. Created a soc…
C. Laws that were enacted to keep slaves under the control of…
K. The document approved by representatives of the American c…
B. First american constitution, passed in 1777, which created…
1. Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina
L. Written by John Locke for colonial Carolina. Created a soc…
2. Slave Codes
C. Laws that were enacted to keep slaves under the control of…
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Government final documents
Magna Carta
Petition Of Rights
English Bill of Rights
Declaration of Independence
British document of rule parts of the US constitution were mo…
(1628) Limited the power of Charles I of England. a) could no…
act passed by parliament, that ensured the superiority of par…
The US separate from Britain and stated their problems with B…
Magna Carta
British document of rule parts of the US constitution were mo…
Petition Of Rights
(1628) Limited the power of Charles I of England. a) could no…
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US Government Founders and Documents
The Bill of Rights
The Declaration of Independence
The Constitution
George Washington
10 changes to the constitution about freedoms the people shou…
This document told the king of England that the 13 colonies w…
This document explains the parts and functions of the US gove…
This was the first president of the USA and a general in the…
The Bill of Rights
10 changes to the constitution about freedoms the people shou…
The Declaration of Independence
This document told the king of England that the 13 colonies w…
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Founding Documents & Colonial Government
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
Virginia House of Burgesses
Mayflower Compact
An English document signed in 1215 by King John. It limited t…
English Document written in 1689 that influenced the U.S. Bil…
1619; The first representative legislature (assembly)in America
A social contract written by the Pilgrims in 1620 to form a s…
Magna Carta
An English document signed in 1215 by King John. It limited t…
English Bill of Rights
English Document written in 1689 that influenced the U.S. Bil…
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"Principles of Government (and Documents Review!)"
popular sovereignty
consent of the governed
limited government
separation of powers
the people's right to rule
governments get their authority from the approval of the people
the idea that governments should not do more than the people…
placing different tasks of a government in different branches…
popular sovereignty
the people's right to rule
consent of the governed
governments get their authority from the approval of the people
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Documents for the foundation of government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The Document signed by England's King john in 1215 A.D. that…
The document issued by king James giving a London business gr…
The Document adopted by VA in 1776 that listed the basic righ…
The Document adopted in Philadelphia by continental congress…
Magna Carta
The Document signed by England's King john in 1215 A.D. that…
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
The document issued by king James giving a London business gr…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charles of the Virginia Company of Lon…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by VA in 1776 that listed the basic righ…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by Continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
Charles of the Virginia Company of Lon…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Founding Documents/Early Government
Mayflower Compact
Magna Cart
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Representative Government
Created a self-government and established laws.
Granted nobles in England rights.
First written constitution... Created representative government
Government in which we elect(vote) for people to represent ou…
Mayflower Compact
Created a self-government and established laws.
Magna Cart
Granted nobles in England rights.
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Founding Documents and Government Review
Meck Dec
Halifax Resolves
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
Mecklenburg County NC declares freedom.
entire colony of NC declares freedom
the 1776 document that declared America's freedom.
America's first constitution (1777-1781)
Meck Dec
Mecklenburg County NC declares freedom.
Halifax Resolves
entire colony of NC declares freedom
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government founding documents
Magna Carta
Mayflower compact
Charter of the Virginia company of Lon…
Virginia statute for religious freedom
Written by King John. First time we see a king in a document…
Written by puritans. Created direct democracy
Written by King James. Guarantees Englishman their rights in…
Written by Thomas Jefferson. Created a separation between chu…
Magna Carta
Written by King John. First time we see a king in a document…
Mayflower compact
Written by puritans. Created direct democracy
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Limited Governments and Their Documents
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
The Mayflower Compact
Declaration of Independence
Government Document... Written in 1215 in England... Also Known as…
Government Document... Written in 1689 following the Glorious Re…
Agreement between individuals... Written in 1620... Mayflower Compa…
Break up letter with Britain... Thomas Jefferson used Locke's id…
Magna Carta
Government Document... Written in 1215 in England... Also Known as…
English Bill of Rights
Government Document... Written in 1689 following the Glorious Re…
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Principles of Government (and Documents Review!)
popular sovereignty
consent of the governed
limited government
separation of powers
the people's right to rule
governments get their authority from the approval of the people
the idea that governments should not do more than the people…
division of authority that keeps any one branch from becoming…
popular sovereignty
the people's right to rule
consent of the governed
governments get their authority from the approval of the people
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Government Documents and Quotes
Declaration of independence 1776
Articles of Confederation 1777
Northwest ordinance 1787
Constitution 1787
1. Preamble - Source of Rights 2. Human Rights 3. Grievances…
1st national government
Law passed to regulate the settlement of the northwest territ…
2nd National Govenment, currently longest running government…
Declaration of independence 1776
1. Preamble - Source of Rights 2. Human Rights 3. Grievances…
Articles of Confederation 1777
1st national government
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Documents in US Government
Endow
Unalienable
Abolish
Derive
To grant or provide.
Incapable of being taken away or transferred to another.
To put an end to.
To figure out.
Endow
To grant or provide.
Unalienable
Incapable of being taken away or transferred to another.
Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carta
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
Virginia Declaration of Rights
Declaration of Independence
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
The document adopted by VA in 1776 that listen the basic righ…
The document adopted in Philadelphia by Continental Congress…
Magna Carta
The famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D…
Charters of the Virginia Company of Lo…
The document issued by King James giving a London business gr…
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Government Historical Documents
Unalienable Rights
Natural Laws
Social Contract
Despotism
Rights that cannot be taken away
Rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature
Agreement of members of society to sacrifice some individual…
Total, unchecked power
Unalienable Rights
Rights that cannot be taken away
Natural Laws
Rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature
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Documents and Philosophers (American Government)
Magna Carta
Petition of Rights
English Bill of Rights
Thomas Hobbes
A document that protected people from monarchy or a king
Protects citizens from unlawful acts
An English document that protected the rights of the people a…
Wrote Leviathen
Magna Carta
A document that protected people from monarchy or a king
Petition of Rights
Protects citizens from unlawful acts
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Founding Documents of the U.S. Unit - Government
Declaration of Independence
human rights
The Articles of Confederation
sovereignty
lists the reasons the American colonies decided to separate f…
the basic rights to which all people are entitled
the first government of the U.S., it gave most of the power t…
absolute power, or the authority of a state to govern itself…
Declaration of Independence
lists the reasons the American colonies decided to separate f…
human rights
the basic rights to which all people are entitled
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Limited Governments and Their Documents
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
The Mayflower Compact
Declaration of Independence
Government Document... Written in 1215 in England... Also Known as…
Government Document... Written in 1689 following the Glorious Re…
Agreement between individuals... Written in 1620... Mayflower Compa…
Break up letter with Britain... Thomas Jefferson used Locke's id…
Magna Carta
Government Document... Written in 1215 in England... Also Known as…
English Bill of Rights
Government Document... Written in 1689 following the Glorious Re…
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American Government, Unit Two - Documents
Preamble
Article I
Article II
Article III
Expresses reasons why Constitution was written. Establishes t…
This part of the Constitution sets up the Legislative Branch…
This part of the Constitution sets up the Executive Branch of…
This part of the Constitution sets up the Judicial Branch of…
Preamble
Expresses reasons why Constitution was written. Establishes t…
Article I
This part of the Constitution sets up the Legislative Branch…
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Important Government Documents*
Magna Carta (1215) Purpose
Magna Carta (1215) Significance
Virginia House of Burgesses (1619) Pur…
Virginia House of Burgesses (1619) Sig…
Guaranteed rights to the people
6th, 7th, 8th
How to elect congress
First example of an elected representative assembly
Magna Carta (1215) Purpose
Guaranteed rights to the people
Magna Carta (1215) Significance
6th, 7th, 8th
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Founding Documents of US Government
magna carta ... year?
magna carta ... author?
magna carta... 2 examples?
magna carta... significance to US?
1215
lords & barons of england
1st document to limit the power of the king
Habeas Corpus is in U.S. Constitution
magna carta ... year?
1215
magna carta ... author?
lords & barons of england
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Documents/Plans of Government
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
US Constitution
The Bill of Rights
The document written to declare the American Colonies an inde…
the first written plan of gov for the new US gave power to th…
the written plan that provides the basic framework for the US…
A formal listing of the basic rights of us citizens
Declaration of Independence
The document written to declare the American Colonies an inde…
Articles of Confederation
the first written plan of gov for the new US gave power to th…
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important government act and documents
Draft Changes to the Constitution 1803
Louisiana Purchase Treaty 1803
Fear of a French Empire in North Ameri…
the slave trade 1803
thomas jefferson made changes to the constitution because of…
the treaty that settled the purchase of the Louisiana terrrit…
thomas jefferson was scared that the french was going to take…
it was the trade of slave to come to america
Draft Changes to the Constitution 1803
thomas jefferson made changes to the constitution because of…
Louisiana Purchase Treaty 1803
the treaty that settled the purchase of the Louisiana terrrit…
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important government acts and documents
Document... Marbury v. Madison ... (1803)
Document... Louisiana purchase ... (1803)
Document... The Embargo of 1807 by Thomas…
Document... Survival Strategies by Tenskw…
A landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the Cour…
Thomas Jefferson's purchase of of the vast Louisiana Territor…
law passed by the United State Congress and signed by Preside…
Document in which Tenskwatawa wrote about his experience in a…
Document... Marbury v. Madison ... (1803)
A landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the Cour…
Document... Louisiana purchase ... (1803)
Thomas Jefferson's purchase of of the vast Louisiana Territor…
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Principles and Documents of Government
authority
Bill of Rights
Checks and Balances
Citizen
Right to control or direct the actions of others, legitimized…
First Ten Amendments to the Constitution. Ratified in 1791, t…
Constitutional mechanisms that authorize each branch of gover…
Member of a political society who therefore owes allegiance t…
authority
Right to control or direct the actions of others, legitimized…
Bill of Rights
First Ten Amendments to the Constitution. Ratified in 1791, t…
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Local Government Documents
Purchase Orders
Payroll Records
Expense Records
Telephone Records
show what products of services were obtained from what vendor…
tell not only how much each employee was paid but also deduct…
may show which public officials are traveling, where they are…
including cell phone records, for top officials may show who…
Purchase Orders
show what products of services were obtained from what vendor…
Payroll Records
tell not only how much each employee was paid but also deduct…
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Documents for the Foundation of Government
Magna Carla
Charters of the Virginia company of Lo…
Virginia Deceleration of Rights
Deceleration of Independence
famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D. th…
Document issued by King James giving a London business group…
the document adopted by the VA in 1776 that listed the basic…
the document adopted in Philadelphia by the continental congr…
Magna Carla
famous document signed by England's King John in 1215 A.D. th…
Charters of the Virginia company of Lo…
Document issued by King James giving a London business group…
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Documents to Self-Government
Petition of Right
English Bill of Rights
Petition of Right
English Bill of Rights
No subject may be imprisoned without cause (Habeus corpus)
All citizens guaranteed right to trial by jury
No soldiers may be quartered during peacetime
Citizens right to bear arms
Petition of Right
No subject may be imprisoned without cause (Habeus corpus)
English Bill of Rights
All citizens guaranteed right to trial by jury
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government documents explanation
Magna Carta
petition of right
leviathan
English bill of rights
first document to take away rights from the king; trial by ju…
limited kings power. limits tax collection, quartering, no im…
argument for social contract and rule by and undivided govern…
more limits. no cruel and unusual punishment, no excessive ba…
Magna Carta
first document to take away rights from the king; trial by ju…
petition of right
limited kings power. limits tax collection, quartering, no im…
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Government Documents and Charts
3/5 Compromise
4 countries claimed the Oregon Territory
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington
The compromise between the north and the south that said slav…
Spain, USA, Britain, Russia
original form of government before the Constitution... provided…
opening battle to the Revolutionary War
3/5 Compromise
The compromise between the north and the south that said slav…
4 countries claimed the Oregon Territory
Spain, USA, Britain, Russia
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