2-3-09 - Test 1: 88-90 points (2pts per question)...

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Test 1: 88-90 points (2pts per question) Similarities and Differences between US model and British Model—Examine Electoral College in Choices reader. Question the idea of in what sense are we Democratic? What are the common sentiments that he is getting the various colonies? (Jefferson—he is a Virginian, slave holder) Are all men created =? But then we have slaves talked about as savages in the same document. Slavery and the Declaration of Independence (1776) How Democratic? Constitutional Protections for Slavery -Higher Law 3 constitutional protections for slavery: 1. Three-Fifths Compromise Slaves counted as 3/5’s of a person (Art. I, Sec 2) They get credit they exist…but don’t get to be representatives Counted them so that the states could get more votes in the Electoral College ** “Representatives and direct Taxes shall be apportioned among the several States… according to their respective Numbers, which shall be determined by adding to the whole Number of free Persons…three fifths
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2011 for the course POLI 1101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '06 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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2-3-09 - Test 1: 88-90 points (2pts per question)...

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