Chapter 2 - 1 Which of the following statements about the...

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Unformatted text preview: . 1 Which of the following statements about the role and status of slaves during the American Revolution is true? Some . southern states paid white enlistees in the Continental Army with slaves . 2 , , , In a political context _____ generally refers to the ability to get individuals groups or , . institutions to do something power . 3 The principle ways in which governments may be classified are who governs and how governmental decisions are reached . 4 Which of the following is NOT an example of a totalitarian regime? Egypt under Hosni Mubarak . 5 _____ refers to a system of government in which multiple competing and responsive . groups vie for political power Pluralism . 6 Mayflower passengers were bound for _________ where they expected to join an . existing colony Virginia . 7 Which of the following as NOT part of the Great Squeeze? ( ) The Port Act 1763 . 8 Whose Two Treaties on Government had a dramatic influence on the thinking of the founders? John Locke . 9 , Following his return to the United States after the French Revolution Thomas Paine was shunned by Americans because? his views about revolution were out of place in a nation . seeking stability under a new government . 10 The first Continental Congress expressed their concerns by calling for a boycott . of British goods . 11 The belief that there were no available peaceful pathways of action contributed to the outbreak of _____ in Massachusetts in 1786? Shays's Rebellion . 12 Why was the legislature of Massachusetts so slow to act in the face of the economic crisis of the 1780s and popular opposition by local farmers? . 13 Which of the following states did NOT participate in the Constitutional Convention? Rhode Island . 14 The Great Compromise at the Constitutional Convention dealt with representation in the two chambers of Congress . 15 , According to Madison the most important compromise reached at the Constitutional Convention was the Sectional Compromise . 16 Which Article of the Constitution deals with the judicial branch? Article III . 17-- The Constitutional requirement that out of state citizens have the same legal rights as citizens of that state is embodied in the privileges and immunities clause . 18 . . The most common method for amending the U S Constitution historically has been approval by the Congress and : Your Answer . ratifying conventions in the states : Correct Answer . state legislatures : Page reference 54 . 19 In . Federalist Paper No 10 , it is argued that : Your Answer .. one large nation is preferable to many small ones . 20 Madison's idea that each branch of government will be dependent both on the other branches of government and on the federal system itself is usually referred to as : Your Answer . double security . 21 ; Power determines the outcome of conflicts over governmental decisions it charts the...
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