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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 13-16.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What resolution was ultimately adopted?
(a) To prevent the federal government from overriding state laws.
(b) To allow the Supreme Court to decide which laws were supreme.
(c) To give federal laws supremacy over state laws.
(d) To give state laws independence from the federal legislature.
2. How would government service be seen if government officers did not receive salaries, in the opinion of the man who proposed this?
(a) As an entitlement.
(b) As a privilege.
(c) As a stepping stone.
(d) As a duty.
3. What did Mr. Paterson argue about the New Jersey Plan?
(a) That it made the federal government too independent.
(b) That it diminished the power of the states.
(c) That it did not protect the states enough.
(d) That it did not give the executive too much power.
4. What did a legitimate government require, in James Madison's opinion?
(b) Freedom from debt.
(c) A strong military.
(d) Direct democracy.
5. What did delegates debate on June 6?
(a) How to appoint judges.
(b) How to declare war.
(c) How to elect members of the House.
(d) How to limit the executive's power.
Short Answer Questions
1. Alexander Hamilton gave a speech that expressed what value?
2. Which form of government includes direct voting by the people?
3. What did the Virginia Plan propose to do to the Articles?
4. What did Alexander Hamilton want to protect the executive from?
5. What did the delegates debate concerning state laws?
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