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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 17-20.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why did delegates argue for a judicial veto power?
(a) To correct bad laws.
(b) To prevent corruption.
(c) To prevent bad executive judgment.
(d) To protect small states.
2. Who wrote the introduction to this edition of "The Anti-Federalist Papers"?
(a) Alexander Hamilton.
(b) Ralph Ketcham.
(c) Sacvan Bercovitch.
(d) James Madison.
3. What deliberative body created a compromise between the Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plan?
(a) A grand committee.
(b) The Supreme Court.
(c) The Congress.
(d) The Senate.
4. Where did Mr. Gerry think the country's current troubles came from?
(a) Too little representation in government.
(b) Too much democracy.
(c) Too little religion.
(d) Too much foreign influence.
5. What was the dominant fear about the executive?
(a) The power to impose taxes.
(b) The power to go to war.
(c) The power to appoint judges.
(d) The power to regulate trade.
Short Answer Questions
1. What kind of rulers did James Madison believe the country needed?
2. How did the South want the Constitution to regulate trade?
3. What kind of political thought was flourishing in the 1770s in America?
4. What did Mr. Paterson argue about the New Jersey Plan?
5. What did James Madison recommend for the appointment of Supreme Court Justices?
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