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Unformatted text preview: 1. Which of the following was NOT a source of significant conflict at the Constitutional Convention? 3. whether or not the Declaration of Independence needed to be thrown out or amended 2. The most significant economic differences among the framers of the Constitution were: 2. grounded in regional differences, with the South favoring free trade and the North preferring government- managed trade 3. Which of the following illustrates the theme that politics is conflictual? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback A. The Constitution shaped the economic context of early America. B. Antifederalists and Federalists held different beliefs about the relationship between the national government and the states. C. The Constitutional Convention was held in private to encourage open debate. D. a and b 100% Score: 1/1 4. The ability to remove someone because of corruption or abuse of power is called: Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. the power to pardon 2. impeachment 3. the power of the purse 0% 4. treason Score: 0/1 5. Which event played the MOST prominent role in leading to the Annapolis Convention? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. Shayss Rebellion 2. the Revolutionary War 0% 3. the Declaration of Independence 4. the publication of Common Sense Score: 0/1 6. The system of checks and balances illustrates what theme of the book? Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. Politics is everywhere. 0% 2. Political process matters. 3. Politics is conflictual. Score: 0/1 7. For James Madison, the problem associated with a tyranny of the majority was that: Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. regional majorities would become entrenched and Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback prevent government from working for the common good 2. the representative legislative branch would exercise too much power over the presidency 3. large factions might capture control of the government and ignore the rights of special interests 100% 4. large groups of voters might grab power by circumventing elections Score: 1/1 8. The elastic clause refers to: Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. the broad delegation of executive power given to the president 2. the list of flexible powers given to Congress in Article I of the Constitution Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 3. the ability of Congress to regulate economic exchange between the states 4. the power of Congress to take powers necessary for enacting their enumerated powers 100% Score: 1/1 9. While the ________ can make decisions about how to use armed forces, only the ________ can make decisions about funding such actions. Student Response Value Correct Answer Feedback 1. president; Congress 2. president; House of Representatives 3. Congress; House of Representatives 0% 4. Congress; president Score: 0/1 10....
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This note was uploaded on 05/03/2011 for the course POLS 155 taught by Professor Scarpelli during the Fall '07 term at CSU Chico.

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