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ORIGINS of AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. Objective: Describe and compare the three (3) types of colonies that the English established in America. The Thirteen Colonies. September 17, 2013. ORIGINS of AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. Charter – written grant of authority from the king

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Origins of american government

ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Objective:

Describe and compare the three (3) types of colonies that the English established in America

The

Thirteen Colonies

September 17, 2013


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Charter – written grant of authority from the king

Unicameral – one house legislative body

Bicameral – two house legislative body

Basic Concepts

Vocabulary


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Colonies that were subject to the direct control of the Crown

Royal Colony

Georgia

Massachusetts

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New York

North Carolina

South Carolina

Virginia


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Colonies that were organized by a proprietor, to whom the king had given a grant of land

Land was settled and governed as the proprietor chose

Proprietary Colony

Maryland 1632

Pennsylvania 1681

Delaware 1682


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Colonies that received a charter from the king and were allowed to settle and govern as they wished

Charter Colony

Connecticut 1662

Rhode Island 1663

* Massachusetts 1629

*Became a Royal Colony in 1691


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Colonies that received a charter from the king and were allowed to settle and govern as they wished

Charter Colony

Connecticut 1662

Rhode Island 1663

* Massachusetts 1629

*Became a Royal Colony in 1691


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Highly influenced by:

- English law

- English tradition

- English religion (mix of Catholicism and Protestantism)

Formation of the first governments of the 13 colonies


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ORIGINS ofAMERICAN GOVERNMENT

Hebrews

- Ten Commandments

- laws based on morals

Greeks

- Direct Democracy

- everyone participated directly (smaller society)

Romans

- Classical Republic

- elect people to represent

- people practice “civic virtue”

- promotion of the common good

- moral education

Influences on the governments of the 13 colonies


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