social studies

The Mayflower Compact could best be described as a / an

A. Detailed list of reasons why the Pilgrims left England for the United States
B.Basic agreement requiring colonists to obey Virginia law.
C.Early attempt at self – government in the English colonies.
D.Trade contract between Great Britain and merchants in the Virginia colony.

C. is my answer

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 93
  1. Correct.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    👩‍🏫
    Writeacher

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Please check my answer(Social Studies)

    In the Mayflower compact, why do the pilgrims "all due submission and obedience"? To show that they will remain sevants of God To show that they will follow the colony's rule•• To show that they will elect a colonial leader To

  2. history

    1-Which of the following statements about literary movements is NOT true? (1 point) A A literary movement is a period that shares a particular set of ideas, concerns, or characteristics. B Ideas, concerns, or characteristics may

  3. US history

    1) The ideals of the Athenian State , Roman law, and the Mayflower Compact contributed most significantly to the growth of the principles of 1. government under law and the consent of the governed. 2. religious freedom and women's

  4. Social Studies

    Why did the Pilgrims' government come about and why was its existence important. I know this has to do with the Mayflower Compact and was a formal method to establish systematic order among the Pilgrims but not sure why it came

  1. Social studies

    7. why were there fewer slaves in the backcountry of the southern colonies than those areas closer to the coast Colonists in the backcountry were primarily self sufficient Backcountry colonists were fundamentally opposed to

  2. Math

    How did the Mayflower Compact represent a "government by consent"?

  3. History

    How did the Mayflower Compact represent a "government by consent" A. The Pilgrims agreed to set up their own government. B. The Pilgrims chose a governor and law-making body. C. The Pilgrims agreed to be governed by a town

  4. English

    1. Which of the following sentences uses capitalization CORRECTLY? (1 point) A.) You can find the complete list of Senators online. B.) Have you ever read The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling? C.)The Maryland Blue Crabs have

  1. Social studies

    Why was the mayflower compact so significant?

  2. US history

    What, if any, influences of the mayflower compact or John Locke’s ideas are evident in the Fundamental orders of Connecticut?

  3. social studies

    what is the Mayflower compact a long-term treaty for trade routes with the Dutch tea company a formal method to establish systematic order among the pilgrims an economic agreement to freely make and sell goods to the British a

  4. Social Studies Unit 2 Study Guide

    Early Americas and European Settlement Unit Test Study Guide Directions: Copy and paste the questions below into your own document so that you can fill in the answers to prepare for the test. What area is home for the native Sioux

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.