MAGNA CARTA RENAISSANCE Rebirth of the arts and new interests in learning. It took place in the mid 1400’s. Signed in A.D. 1215. It was the first document to protect the rights of the people.
MIDDLE AGES CRUSADES Series of wars between the Christians and Muslims for control of the holy land. 1100 to 1300 A.D. Time period from A.D. 500 to 1500.
FEUDALISM CULTURE A system of government that dominated society during the Middle Ages. A set of common values and traditions shared by a society
COLUMBIAN EXCHANGE NORTHWEST PASSAGE The transfer of plants and animals from Europe and the Americas. A water route where one could travel through North America from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
JAMESTOWN VIRGINIA HOUSE OF BURGESSES First English settlement in North America established in 1607 First representative assembly in North America.