1. What are 4 principles in this class that impressed you?
I am from Brazil and this class gave me the opportunity to, for the first time, study about
some really important people, not only to the United States, but to the whole world. A
1. What are the three natural laws that John Locke writes about? Why are they important to your
The right to life, the right to liberty and the right to property. Its important to live a life that you
dont need to worry about other peopl
Last year, Bill Gates Microsoft was accused of gender discrimination. A former
employee named Katie Moussouris alleged that she, as well as some other women, was passed
over for a couple of promotions while less-qualified males got those better j
Some people have a hard time believing that miracles still happen nowadays. They say
that these kinds of unexplainable works from the heavens ceased to exist and are good to only,
but illustrate bible stories. Despite many peoples testimonies
1. What are some historical examples of united church and state that had disastrous
consequences? What is an example that we are seeing today with this same issue and what are
A few hundred years after Christs crucifixion, we se
1. What is isolationism? What is interventionism? Name three US presidents that were
isolationist and three US presidents that were interventionists.
Isolationism is when the country decides not to intervene in other countries matters, even if th
Define 3 Terms
A Government cannot exist in peace without following the rules of true liberty and unless
all people are encouraged to use their freedom of conscience, and free agency.
Growing up, my parents were very strict. The more
Lesson 6 Essay: The religious clauses in the First Amendment have been challenged many times
in the United States Supreme Court. How does understanding Thomas Jeffersons Virginia
Statute for Religious Freedom and Da
Essay Prompt: As a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, you have covenanted to be honest in
your dealings with your fellowmen. For many in the world, and maybe even for some members of the C
Essay Prompt: The United States throughout its history has allowed people of different races,
cultures, ethnic, and religious backgrounds to become citizens, resulting in a strong and
pluralistic society unmatched i
L12 Essay Prompt: America has always been characterized by a spirit of change and reform.
These transformations have been social, economic political, cultural, as well as technological. In
light of what you have le
FDAMF Persuasive Essay
What is the purpose of government? Is government created to rule over a people, or
provide and fight their wars? Or is government instituted among men to protect God-given rights
and promote goodness and virtue? To understand this t
Korbin Merrill, Madison Foust, Savannah Schulthies, Sydney Newman, Mariah Estrada, Shayla
Estrada Marshall, Lenea Shutt
In 1979 the Soviet Union targeted Afghanistan in an attempt to spread the influence of
communism to that part of the
1. What was the basic structure of the national government under the Articles of Confederation,
and what was the purpose for this type of structure?
From the readings I would say that the most basic structure for the national government was a limited
1. Do you agree with Washington's sentiments about political parties? Why or why not?
I do agree with much of Washingtons Sentiments. He stated that I have already intimated to you the
danger of parties in the state, with particular reference to the found
In what ways has the United States been marked by change and
Some ways the United States has been marked by change is social
changes or economic changes. America is always forming and
evolving in different ways. I feel like another major change
The Unites States is one of the strongest countries in the world. Why? Because we are not afraid of
change. One thing that is changing constantly that I thought we focused on more this week was
1. What was the basic structure of the national government under the Articles of
Confederation, and what was the purpose for this type of structure?
The basic structure was that there was limited power that Congress had to ensure that laws were
2 / 2 points
The Reconstruction period after the Civil War is viewed as a missed opportunity and a tragic era
for many reasons. Which of the following is not one of those reasons?
1) Jim Crow laws emerged that recreated the limitations of slave
2. Each statement except one represents the characteristics of an established church as they were
practiced inthe 1600s and 1700s. Choose the one that does NOT represent a characteristic.
1) Financial support for the church was provided through government
Lesson 8 Ponder and Prove Essay
How do you separate church from business as a Latter Day Saint? Are we awesome
Sunday church goers putting on that faade of being full of the Spirit, but come Monday
morning we take off our wings
he Constitution was designed to:
1) strengthen the national government.
2) weaken the national government.
3) prohibit the creation of a national republic.
4) protect the powers of the states.
In Federalist no. 10, James Madison argu
Which of the following statements correctly describes a characteristic of French
colonization in America?
They were focused on the extraction of wealth for the French crown,
finding success in natural resources.
They brought strong traditions of religious
How are we like God? We are made in his own image and have agency
2. What makes us accountable? God wont take away our agency, but
there is consequences for our actions. AGENCY
4. John Locke writes about being free. What are we free from? Free from
What were the changes in American society caused by industrialization
to which the Progressives were responding? Describe three specific issues
addressed by Progressives, including legislation or other changes that
resulted from their ad