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Who expressed many of the ideas behind the Glorious Revolution in his book Two Treatises of Government

John Locke

Who signed the English Bill of Rights

To end the Glorious Revolution, William and Mary signed the English Bill of Rights, a new operation between the Parliament and the monarchs, leading to a greater measure of personal liberty and democracy in Britain.

In what type of government do the people have the authority to govern

A political system that allows the citizens to participate in political decision-making, or to elect representatives to government bodies is usually called a democracy; which has been defined as " government of the people, by the people, for the people". Constituents

When was the Magna Carta signed

Some sources say that the magna carta was signed on the 10th of June 1215 and then the Barons renewed the Oath of Fealty with King John on 15th June 1215. Most sources say John signed it on the 15th June 1215.

Sources to Check:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magna_Carta

http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/magna_carta.htm

http://www.middle-ages.org.uk/magna-carta.htm
In 1215
It was originally issued in the year 1215.
AD 1215
1215

Who was Charles I's wife

The wife of Charles I was Henrietta Maria

Who was the first Stuart king of England

James the 1

Which philosopher fought with Cromwell during the English Civil War

john Locke

Who was the king of France at the beginning of the French Revolution

King Louis the XVI (16th)

What is the name of the elected body in England whose members were nobles and commoners during the Enlightenment

This elected body is called the Parliament. It is composed of two houses, the House of Lords and the large House of Commons.

What Best describes one of the basic principles of the English Bill of Rights

The English monarch had absolute power and ruled by divine right.

Which Stuart king was beheaded in 1649

King Charles I (1600-1649) was beheaded on January 30, 1649, following the English Civil War.

Who wrote over fifty plays and was considered by some to be the leading French playwright of his day

Voltaire.
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I think its Shakespear but who am i to know?

What originally restricted the power of King John and created a limited monarchy

Magna Carta.

Which is the best description of a monarchal form of government

restricted power entrusted to a king or queen

Who believes that political equality should be for all citizens

John Locke

What statements best describes the Glorious Revolution

The Glorious Revolution occurred in 1688 when King James II was overturned. The revolution took place in France when the union of English Parliamentarians with the Dutch stadtholder William II invaded England and led to the ascending of the throne.

Which of these is the best description of aristocracy

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The second estate in France in the 1700s.

Which of these statements best descibes the petition of right

One statement that best describes the Petition of Right is that is was meant to give common people more rights. It was an attempt to limit the power of the monarchy.

Who was imprisoned twice then later exiled from Paris

Francois Voltaire

What best describes Magna Carta

it gave the king equal power in ruling england

Which term is a synonym of king or queen

Monarch.

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