Why is the mayflower compact important?

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The Mayflower Compact is important because it was an assurance the settlers from the Mayflower, that colonized Plymouth, MA, would establish a fair government that was guided by the majority. The Mayflower Compact was made in 1620.
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It was one of the first attempts at self-government in the English colonies. and they were promising to follow the laws that they made.
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The Mayflower Compact was the first set of written laws for the new land. It
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It is a written agreement between the new Settlers arriving at New Plymouth in November of 1620. The compact gave the settlers the power to make laws for good.
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It was important because that can create a government that would benefit the colony that the settlers were settling in.
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