Chapter 2 American Governmnent.docx - At the Constitutional Convention the delegates agreed that slaves would be counted as of a person for determining

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At the Constitutional Convention, the delegates agreed that slaves would be counted as __________ of a person for determining population for representation in the House of Representatives. one-third two-thirds four-fifths Correct! three-fifths Question 2 1 / 1 pts In what year was the Declaration of Independence signed? Correct! 1776 1801 1797 1931 Question 3 1 / 1 pts The liberties that the colonists fought to protect were based on
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The rights proclaimed originally by the king of England. The Bill of Rights in the federal Constitution. Correct! "Natural rights" created by God. The leaders of the French Revolution. Question 4 1 / 1 pts Shays's Rebellion was interpreted by political leaders at the time as proving that Correct! Many state government were about to collapse from internal problems. There was much popular dissatisfaction with the leadership of George Washington. State militias were a satisfactory answer to foreign invasion. Too little political power was left to the states. Question 5 1 / 1 pts Which one of the following statements about the Articles of Confederation is accurate? The document gave the legislative branch too much power. The document placed too many limits on state powers.
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Correct! The Articles were submitted to the states for ratification in 1777 and subsequently ratified by all 13 states by March 1, 1781.
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