What is the significance of the House of Burgesses? What is the significance of the Magna Carta? Explain Judicial Review. Why were town meetings important in the American colonies? What contributions did John Locke give to American political thought? Explain Civic Virtue. Compare the New England and Southern economy in colonial North America. Explain Salutary Neglect. What is the significance of the John Peter Zenger case? How was slavery introduced in the colonies and why did it take hold in the South? What is the significance of the Mayflower Compact? What is English Common Law and where can we see its influence on American government? What are Implied Powers and how did McCulloch v. Maryland extend Implied Powers of Congress? Explain National Supremacy. Why did England change its taxation policies for the American colonies in the 1760s? Explain the slogan: “No taxation without representation.” Describe the weaknesses of the first Constitution of the United States. What was the purpose of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense? What are the 4 principles of government in the Declaration of Independence? What are the names and duties of the three branches of government? Who contributed the idea of separation of powers to American political thought? What violent event in Massachusetts caused many Americans to call for a stronger national government? What was the name of the meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 that saw the writing of our present Constitution? Compare the Virginia and New Jersey plans for the national legislative branch. Explain the 3/5 Compromise. What reasons did Anti- federalists give for opposing the new Constitution? What was the purpose of the Federalist Papers? What rights are protected by the 1st Amendment? What rights are protected by the 5th Amendment? Explain how our rights are limited. What is the purpose of government as stated in the Declaration of Independence? Give an example of speech that is not protected by the 1st Amendment. What Supreme Court case is known for establishing the principle of Judicial Review in the national government? dicial Review in the national government?