English Civil War (1642-1649) Parliament takes over the King and states that the king must rule with Parliament, not over it. King is beheaded!!! (Charles II)
Glorious Revolution (1688) William and Mary take over the English throne. England becomes a constitutional monarchy. – Laws limit the ruler’s power. King and Parliament rule England now
American Revolution (1775-1783) “No taxation without representation” Traditional and powerful army of Great Britain vs. untrained militia of the colonists.
Enlightenment and Revolution What three natural rights did John Locke say every person had? – Life, Liberty, and Property What natural rights did Thomas Jefferson every individual has in the Declaration of Independence? – Life, Liberty, and The Pursuit of Happiness
Revolutions Review Put the following revolutions in order with the year that the Revolution ended. – French, Haitian, English (Glorious), American 3 important people from any of these revolutions and why they were important 2 nations that were formed from these revolutions. 1 reason why these revolutions were successful.