Gov Chapter 2 study guide

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  1. The four sources does America derive its basic concepts of government are
    • ­ Babylonian Code  ­
    • Hebrew Law ­
    • The Romans ­
    • Puritan Ethic
  2. The three landmark English documents and the rights given by each:
    • ­ Magna Carta
    • Petition of Right
    • English bill of Rights
  3. Magna Carta,
    • -1215
    • -trial by jury, due process
  4. Petition of Right
    • -1628
    • -trial by jury of peers, no martial law, challenges divine right theory
  5. English bill of Rights
    • -1689
    • -freedom from excessive bail and cruel and unusual punishment, no taxation without representation
  6. The three types of English colonies and how they were governed:
    • Royal ­
    • Proprietary
    • ­ Charter
  7. Royal
    governed by the king
  8. Proprietary
    governed by a business man
  9. Charter
    self­governed (by the colonists)
  10. Examples of growing colonial unity
    • -New England Confederation
    • -Albany Plan
    • -­ Stamp Act Congress

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