Chapter 2 Flashcards

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Magna Carta Promised the protection of church rights, protection for the barons from illegal imprisonment, access to swift justice, and limitations on feudal payments to the Crown, to be implemented through a council of 25 barons.
Glorious Revolution The events of 1688–89 in England that resulted in the ousting of James II and the establishment of William III and Mary II as joint monarchs
Parliament The legislature of certain British colonies and possessions
English Bill of Rights An Act Declaring the Rights and Liberties of the Subject and Settling the Succession of the Crown
Bicameral Having two branches, chambers, or houses, as a legislative body
House of Burgesses The first legislative assembly of elected representatives in North America
Mayflower Compact The first governing document of Plymouth Colony
Salutary Neglect A long-standing British Policy in the 13 colonies which allowed the colonists to flout, or violate, the laws associated with trade
French Indian War The beginning of open hostilities between the colonies and Gr. Britain
Proclamation of 1763 Provided that all lands west of the heads of all rivers which flowed into the Atlantic Ocean from the west or northwest were off-limits to the colonists
Mercantilism An economic theory and practice, dominant in Europe from the 16th to the 18th century, that promoted governmental regulation of a nation's economy for the purpose of augmenting state power at the expense of rival national powers
Boston Massacre An incident on March 5, 1770, in which British Army soldiers killed five male civilians and injured six others
"No taxation without representation" A slogan originating during the 1750s and 1760s that summarized a primary grievance of the American colonists in the Thirteen Colonies, which was one of the major causes of the American Revolution
Boston Tea Party A political protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston, on December 16, 1773
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