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78. All of the following rights protect the people from the government except the right to house a soldier. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
77. All of the following rights are guaranteed by the first ten amendments to the Constitution except the right to vote. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
76. The first ten amendments to the Constitution were known as the Bill of Rights 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
75. To persuade Massachusetts, Virginia, and New York to ratify the Constitution, leading Federalists promised that a bill of rights would be added to the Constitution 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
74. Antifederalists believed a republic could only work if it was small with a homogeneous voice 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
73. Federalists argued that sovereignty resided in the people 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
72. Antifederalists argued sovereignty of the government resided in the states 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
71. In The Federalist, No. 10, James Madison maintained that the constitutional government would prevent any one faction from becoming dominant 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
70. The most objectionable characteristic of the new Constitution to those who opposed it was the absence of a Bill of Rights 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
69. The Constitutional Convention required that the new Constitution be ratified by special state conventions. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
68. Before the Constitution could go into effect, it had to be ratified by nine states 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
67. The Constitution, as completed on September 17, 1787, gave the national government broad powers over taxation, military defense, and external commerce. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
66. Powers shared by the state and federal government are called concurrent powers 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
65. Powers given to the states are called reserve powers 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
64. The executive branch is responsible for enforcing the law 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
63. The only office directly elected by the people is the House of Representatives 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
62. All of the following are protections for the Constitution from the people except the Bill of Rights 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
61. All of the following are (something) in the Constitution except control of interstate commerce 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
60. The Constitutional Convention addressed the controversy of slavery through the 3/5 Compromise 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
59. Under the Constitution, the President of the United States was elected by a majority vote of the Electoral College. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
58. As part of the Great Compromise, delegates at the Philadelphia Convention agreed on a lower house based on population and an upper house based on equal representation 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
57. The New Jersey plan called for a unicameral Congress with equal representation for each state 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
56. The Virginia plan called for a bicameral Congress based on population 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
55. The delegates at the Constitutional Convention were mainly concerned with protecting their position and the government from the people. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
54. Most of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention were men of property and wealth 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
53. The Constitutional Convention was called to revise the Articles of Confederation 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
52. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes the Constitutional Convention day-to-day operations? It deliberated behind closed doors to forestall popular opposition, and until James Madison’s notebooks were published many years later, Americans knew very little of what happened. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
51. One of the most farsighted provisions of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 was it set aside a section of each township for education. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
50. The revolt by farmers in western Massachusetts in 1786 to 1787 was directed against the creditors of the farmers and high taxes in eastern Massachusetts. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
49. The major legacy of Shay’s Rebellion was a redoubling of efforts by leaders with a nationalist perspective to create a strong federal government. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
48. Which of the following factors contributed significantly to the outcome of the battle of Yorktown in 1781? the arrival of Rochambeau's fleet in Chesapeake Bay 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
47. The inflation experienced during the American Revolution was the worst in American history, caused by the enormous increase of paper currency in circulation 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
46. The major result of Burgoyne's defeat at Saratoga in 1777 was that it all but ensured the success of American diplomatic efforts to preserve the French into a military alliance with the Americans 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
45. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes British military strategy during the first two years of the Revolutionary War The British were content to demonstrate their superior power and tactics in the hopes of convincing the rebels to surrender 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
44. The Declaration of Independence contains all of the following except “give me liberty or give me death” 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
43. In the first years of the Revolutionary War, most Americans were still deeply loyal to the king 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
42. The author of the radical pamphlet “Common Sense” Thomas Paine, called for independence and republicanism 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
41. George III's response to the Olive British petition was to refuse to accept the petition, instead issuing the Proclamation for Suppressing Rebellion and Sedition 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
40. The First Continental Congress passed a Declaration of Rights and Grievances and began to boycott British imports 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
39. The Coercive Acts passed in 1774 in response to the British Tea incident included a measure requiring Boston to pay for the quartering of troops 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
38. The major purpose of the Tea Act of May 1773 was to bail out the financially troubled British East India Company. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
37. The new ministry by Lord North arranged as compromise in early 1770 by repealing the Townshend duties except for the tax on tea. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
36. American women contributed to the non-importation movement of 1768 by providing homespun fabric to make the colonists less dependent on British textiles 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
35. The Townshend Act of 1767 imposed duties of paper, paint, glass, and tea imported into the colonies. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
34. From the rationalist philosophers of the Enlightenment, Americans of the 1760s and early 1700s derived the idea that individuals have certain “natural rights” 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
33. At the same time that parliament imposed the Stamp Act, it also passed the Quartering Act, which required colonial governments to provide barracks and food for British troops 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
32. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes the issues at stake in the debate over the Sugar Act of 1764 American critics were justified in suspecting that key British politicians and officials regarded the colonists as second class citizens who had accepted without protest whatever decisions were made by parliament 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
31. When of the following statements most accurately characterizes Pontiac's uprising In the agreement that Pontiac eventually signed with the British, whites were banned from settling west of the Appalachian Mountains 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
30. By the Treaty of Paris in 1763, Britain annexed French Canada, French leads east of the Mississippi River, and Spanish Florida 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
29. During the Great War for the Empire deep seated differences in military discipline emerged between British and the American colonel troops 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
28. In the campaign against New France, Prime minister William Pitt counted on defeating French in Quebec and Montreal instead of the frontier. 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
27. Hostilities between Virginians, led by Colonel George Washington, and French troops began at Fort Duquesne 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
26. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes political authority in the colonies after 1700 a. Local leaders became more powerful 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
25. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes the changes in colonial politics in the early 18th century a. The Royal Governors remained powerful, but the political authority of local leaders and assemblies greatly increased 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
24. Most colonial era slaves dealt with repression and violence by a. Engaging in convivial negotiation processes with slave owners for better food, clothes, and working conditions 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
23. In his Two Treatises on Government John Locke a. Stated that a government derives its legitimacy from the consent of the governed 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
22. Most colonists responded to the Navigation Act by a. Resenting and resisting the trade restrictions 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
21. Under its policy of mercantilism, the British monarchy a. Gained power from increased import duties that added to the royal treasury by maximizing exports of manufactured goods and imports of unfinished goods 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
20. As a result of the fur trade, most Indian tribes of the North American interior a. Were eager to control the fur trade in order to gain European goods 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
19. When they settled in the New World, Puritans a. Pictured themselves as a select few chosen by God to preserve Christianity 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:39 GMT view revision history
18. Bacon’s Rebellion contributed to the rise of slavery in the Chesapeake region a. By convincing the land holding elite that the presence of a large class of white indentured servants was dangerous and that the colonies’ needs should be met by black slaves 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
17. Bacon’s Rebellion a. Showed how dissatisfied the western settlers of Virginia had become with the emerging planter-merchant elite 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
16. By the late 17th century, the economic life of the Chesapeake region was dominated by a. Planter-merchants 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
15. In early Virginia and Maryland, indentured servants a. Could hope to gain property and better status if they survived to the end of their indentured term 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
14. The early 17th century English settlement in Virginia at first was a a. Joint-stock colony with many investors from the Virginia Company 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
13. The Virginia colonist John Rolfe a. Introduced tobacco production in the colony 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
12. During their first couple of years in Jamestown colony, English migrants a. Suffered from diseases that killed ½ the population 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
11. As a result of the presence of French traders and explorers in the Great Lakes region during the 17th century a. Gained control of the territory as tribes vied for the opportunity to trade animal skins for European goods 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
10. John Calvin and Calvinist theologians stressed a. The doctrine of predestination 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
9. Martin Luther believed that a. People could only be saved by grace, which was a gift from God 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
8. The number of Indians living in Mesoamerica declined from 40 million in the 15th century to 3 million in 1650 because a. Diseases carried by Europeans decimated most Indian tribes who came in contact with Europeans 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
7. Following the conquest of the Aztecs, the Spanish were able to extend their control because of a. Small pox and other epidemics 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
6. On October 12, 1492, Columbus and his men reached a. An island in the Bahamas 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
5. Before Europeans made significant contact with West Africa a. Slavery still existed, but slaves were considered to be part of the community 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
4. The social order in Europe around 1450 is most accurately described as being a. hierarchical and authoritarian 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
3. Which of the following statements most accurately characterizes the way in which Indians north of the of the Rio Grande lived at the time of European contact? a. Depending on regional environmental conditions , Indian societies included hunter-gatherer bands, settled in agricultural communities, migrating communities, or self-governing tribes 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
2. The 1st people who migrated to the Americas were a. bands of hunter gatherers 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history
1. The ancestors of the Native American people migrated by land from a. North East Asia 0 Vermilion_Taipei Thu, 20 Jan 2011 06:41:38 GMT view revision history

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