Chapter 2 Timeline

  • Period: Sep 7, 1200 to

    Chapter 2 timeline

  • Sep 7, 1215

    Magna Carta

    Magna Carta
    The Magna Carta was the document that King John was froced to sign. He was forced to sign it because it greatly reduced his power.
  • Pettion of rights

    Pettion of rights
    its a major constitutional document that set certin rules for the king. It stated that taxes could only be levied only by Parliament.
  • English Bill of Rights

    English Bill of Rights
    The Bill of rights is a piece of parchment, that tells us our rights.. It gives us the freedom of speech and the right to bare arms and other things.
  • Albany Plan of Union

    Albany Plan of Union
    The Albany Plan of Union, was a plan to unit the Royal, Proprietary & Charter Governments. Under each coloinal they would have a delgate.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    The Boston Masscre was a street fight with patriots and the britsh soliders. Severl of the soilders were killed but all the of the patriots were killed for no reason.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    The Boston Tea party was where coloisnts in Boston throw there tea in the harbor because they were putting a tax on tea.
  • First Continetal Congress

    First Continetal Congress
    It was a meeting with 12 of the 13 delgates from the Norht American coloines. They were talking about passing a act to punish Boston because of the Boston Tea Party
  • Second Continental Congress

    Second Continental Congress
    Was a meeting will all of the delgates from the 13 coloines. The meeting was on May 10th in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    This document made us an independent state we were no longer under British rule, The document was signed of July 4th 1776 which is now known as 4ht of July to celeabrare our independence.
  • Articles of Confedertion

    Articles of Confedertion
    The Articles of Confederton is an agreement among 13 founding states. It legally established the United States of America as a nation.
  • Shay's Rebellion

    Shay's Rebellion
    The rebellion between the New England farmers and merchants. They thearten to plung the states into war.
  • Virginia Plan

    Virginia Plan
    It was a plan that favored large populated states, Was for the largest and most influential states. Had 3 branches of governemt legislative, judicial, and executive.
  • Philadelphia Convention

    Philadelphia Convention
    Was a meeting that was held May 14 to September 17 to talk about the government of the Untied States. Which was being run by the Articles of Confederation