World History II and US/VA Government
Week of September 7 - 11
Tests will be graded and passed out on Monday September 7.
World History II
The student will demonstrate knowledge of the political philosophies that shaped the development of Virginia and United States constitutional government by
a) describing the development of Athenian democracy and the Roman republic;
b) explaining the influence of the Magna Carta, the English Petition of Rights, and the English Bill of Rights;
c) examining the writings of Hobbes, Locke, and Montesquieu;
d) explaining the guarantee of the “rights of Englishmen” set forth in the charters of the Virginia Company of London;
e) analyzing the natural rights philosophies expressed in the Declaration of Independence;
f) examining George Mason’s Virginia Declaration of Rights, Thomas Jefferson’s Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, and James Madison’s leadership role in securing adoption of the Bill of Rights by the First Congress.
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