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US history and gov.
|triangular trade||led to increase slave importation|
|british mercantilism||an economic policy used by the british in which american colonies served as a source of raw materials|
|salutary neglect||when the british ignored the colonies because they only wanted to benefit from the economic prosperity of the colonies|
|french and indian war||caused by disputed land claims between the british and the french. war led to the end of the period of the salutary neglect|
|virginia house of burgesses/mayflower compact/ town hall meetings||early colonial efforts in self government. they all contributed to the development of representative democracy|
|albany plan of union||early attempt to unify american colonies but under british rule. many colonies objected to it because colonial assemblies did not want to give up their individual power|