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The first written document that provided self government for the pilgrims was The Mayflower Compact.

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Which document was written by the Pilgrims and outlined a form of government for their new colony?

The document that was written by the Pilgrims for their new colony was the Mayflower Compact

This document was written by the Pilgrims It outlined a form of government for their new colony?

The Mayflower Compact was written by the Pilgrims, named after their ship.

Which document was written by the pilgrims?

The Mayflower compact was written by the pilgrims after they arrived in the New World on November 11, 1960. It outlined the government the pilgrims were going to follow in America.

Document written by the pilgrims to ensure government by the consent of the people?

The document written by the pilgrims to ensure government by the consent of the people was called the Mayflower Compact. The agreement was designed to ensure peace between the two groups coming to the New World.

What was the first written self government of the US?

The first written self government document in the Americas was the Mayflower Compact. It was an agreement between the Pilgrims to govern their new colony in 1620.

Is the Mayflower Compact a self-government in the middle colonies?

The mayflower compact was the first document written by the pilgrims on their voyage to the new world. It was indeed a self-government contract and was in the New England Colonies.

Was the Mayflower Compact one of the earliest expressions of self government?

Yes, The Mayflower Compact was a document written by the Pilgrims (thus the title Mayflower) that set rules in the New World

What is the written document that states what the government can and can't do?

In democratic countries, the document is called "Constitution".

How can the constitution be traced to the government of the pilgrims?

The mayflower compact was the first written form of government in the new world

What term is applied to a written document that defines and organizes a government?

Most frequently the term of a document that defines the role of government and how the government organized is called a constitution.

Can a notary witness a signature where the document is written in a foreign language?

Yes - provided the witness (and all other parties involved) understand the language of the written document. If not, it could be argued in court that the document is inadmissible due to the absence of understanding the written words.

How can the Mayflower Compact best be described as?

The Mayflower Compact was the first written governing document. Basically, it was the first ever written document about government in the United States.

Was the mayflower compact the first written compact?

yes it told the pilgrims what the rules are and what they should do but it was unoffical form of government but it is still a form of government

Why is the Constitution written in present tense?

The use of the present tense in the Constitution cements the framers' belief that it need to be a living document. The document specifically provided guidelines for amending it.

Which document establish the first government of the unites states?

The Articles of Confederation served as the written document that established the functions of the national government of the United States after it declared independence from Great Britain.

What is the importance of the Pilgrims in US history?

They made the Mayflower Compact, which is considered the first form of a written government in the us.

Which ideal in US history is expressed in the mayflower compacr?

The compact was written by the pilgrims saying that they were creating self government

For whom was the Mayflower Compact written?

it was written by the pilgrims for the pilgrims for their own use. This was their constitution/laws.

What document created the US system of government?

The US Constitution, written in 1787 and adopted in 1789.

How do you spell constiotion?

The correct spelling is constitution (construction, physical health, government document).The capitalized Constitution refers to the US document written in 1787.

What has the author Xunba Huang written?

Xunba. Huang has written: 'Zen yang xie gong wen' -- subject(s): Chinese Document writing, Document writing, Chinese, Government correspondence

What is the relation of government and constitution?

A constitution is, generally, a written document that outlines the most-basic decisions a people have made about how they should be governed. Sometimes, as in Great Britian, the constitution is not a single, written document, but instead a series of laws and traditions that are accepted as being the basis of the government. Government is the collection of institutions that act out the decisions of the people. A constitution describes a government. A government implements a constitution.

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