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Historical Event A.Resulting Action of Document B.Effect on Democracy.

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2 Historical Event A.Resulting Action of Document B.Effect on Democracy

3 1. King John tried to raise taxes on the nobles A. Magna Carta B.Established basic legal rights & responsibilities Protected liberties of the English

4 2. Edward needed money to pay for war in France A.Model Parliament B. Increased the number of people making Gov’t decisions

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7 3. Sixteenth Century Monarchs claim more power. Divine Right – The belief that monarchs are chosen by God and responsible only to God.

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9 3. Sixteenth Century Monarchs claim more power A. Petition of Right A. Overthrow of Charles I B. Decreased power of Monarch B. Increased power of Parliament

10 4. The Glorious Revolution takes place. A.English Bill of Rights B.Limited power of Monarchy B. Guaranteed the rule of Law B. Guaranteed Individual Liberties

11 Powers of the monarch (ruler) are limited by a constitution or laws of the country

12 Government that’s powers are defined and limited by law

13 A type of gov’t in which the ruling power belongs to a few people EX: South Africa

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