APUSH Period 3 Test
1. Why was it difficult for Congress to fulfill its duties under the Articles of Confederation?
a. Any congressional action required executive approval
b. Congress lacked the power to declare war
c. Most congressional decisions required the approval of at least nine states
d. Congress lacked the power to regulate foreign trade
Use the excerpt below to answer the questions that follow.
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free
exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or of the people peaceable
to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
Amendment I, United States Bill of Rights
2. The document above was created as a result of _____.
3. The document above was created to appease which of the following groups?