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History Facts #1-10
|________ was the first permanent English settlement and was founded in 1607.
|The _________ was signed in 1215 by King John, it was the first document that limited the power of the ruler.
|The _______________ protected the rights of English citizens and became the basis of the American Bill of Rights.
|English Bill of Rights
|Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement and was founded in ___________
|__________ is an economic theory that a country's strength is measured by the amount of gold it has, that a country should sell more than it buys and that the colonies exist for the benefit of the Mother Country.
|A _______is a tax on goods brought into a country. A protective tariff is a tax on goods from another country to protect the home industry.
|_______ is cruel and unjust government.
|The _______ ended the French and Indian War and effectively kicked the French out of North America.
|Treaty of Paris 1763
|The _____________ was signed on July 4, 1776. It was written by Thomas Jefferson, and declared the colonies independence from England.
|Declaration of Independence
|The Declaration of Independence was signed on ___________. It was written by Thomas Jefferson, and declared the colonies independence from England.
|July 4, 1776
|The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776. It was __________________ and declared the colonies independence from England.
|written by Thomas Jefferson
|__________ wrote the Declaration of Independence; became the 3rd President of the United States; he also purchased the Louisiana Territory, doubling the size of the United States.
|__________ are the rights that cannot be given up, taken away, or transferred. Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness are some of those rights.