Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Assignment 2.1- The revolution.
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Assignment 2.1- The revolution.

138
views

Published on

Published in: Education, News & Politics

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
138
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • Transcript

    • 1. The revolution.By Destiny AngerWhen A Change Is Wanted And The Only Way To Go About It Is To Fight.
    • 2. Magna Carta✤ Was made for Great Britian.✤ Created in 1215.✤ The Magna Carta limited the monarchs power.✤ It established rule of law by not letting the monarch be above the law and forcing them to obey the Magna Carta.
    • 3. Glorious Revolution✤ ‘Twas the overthrow of King James II of England by his son-in-law.✤ King William III took over England after this.✤ The English Bill of Rights was a result of the Glorious Revolution and gave everybody rights rather than just kings and queens.
    • 4. The English Bill of Rights✤ Was written in 1689.✤ It listed the rights that people had such s freedom of speech and right of petition. It gave people more freedom to speak their opinions without getting in trouble.
    • 5. The Enlightenment✤ The enlightenment is also known as the age of reason. It was a time when society started to use reason and common knowledge to reform society and get people thinking.✤ Took place from 1650 to 1800.✤ The Enlightenment is important because it challenged to people to think for themselves rather than just accepting what the church says to be true.
    • 6. Charles-Louis Montesquieu✤ From France.✤ Famous for his theory on separation of powers.
    • 7. John Locke✤ He was from England.✤ August 1632-October 1704✤ Natural Rights are fundamental human rights. They are rights that are for sure, and can’t be taken away by anyone.
    • 8. Jean Jacques Rousseau✤ Lifespan: June 1712- July1778✤ From Switzerland.✤ The social contract says that humans have an agreement with their government. The agreement is that both the people and the government have roles and responsibilities they must attend to.
    • 9. Thomas Jefferson✤ From Virginia.✤ Famous for writing the Declaration of Independence.✤ People don’t need property to be happy, they just have to pursue whatever it is that makes them happy.