King John and The Magna Carta

By : Jakai , Que-Que , Hailey

WHAT WAS THE MAGNA CARTA AND WHAT DID KING JOHN DO

- The Magna Carta was an agreement between the barons and the king

John was forced to sign the Magna Carta at Runnymedex.

- In response to this, John introduced high taxes without asking the barons. This was against feudal law and accepted custom.

WHO WAS KING JOHN

He was the king of england

WHEN WAS THE MAGNA CARTA SIGNED AND WHEN WAS KING JOHN BORN

June 15 , 1215 . December 24, 1166

WHERE WAS THE MAGNA CARTER SIGNED

in a meadow called Runnymede,beside the River Thames . Oxford, United Kingdom

WHY DID THEY FORCE KING JOHN TO SIGN THE MAGNA CARTA

Shortly after this, King John raised the taxes without asking the nobles. The nobles knew this was against the law of England.