Roots of Representative Government

Complete assignment on your own paper.

Copy the terms, and then identify and explain their importance. Click on the links to find the answers.
1. Magna Carta
2. Parliament
3. Edmund Andros
4. English Bill of Rights (Rights Guaranteed by)
5. Salutary neglect
6. John Peter Zenger

Answer the following questions using complete sentences. You will have to search to Internet to find the answers.
7. What happened in 1215 to give the people of England more rights?
8. What happened in 1689 to give the people of England more rights?
9. What rights from the Magna Carta remain today?
10. Why was the John Peter Zenger trial a step toward freedom of the press?