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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 43-45, Appendices I and II.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What did opponents to the suffrage limitation argue?
(a) That the people could not be trusted to choose their leaders.
(b) That it was not fair to prevent so many people from participating in government.
(c) That universal suffrage would allow too many interests into politics.
(d) That it was not right to allow uneducated people to vote.
2. Where else did the question of proposing limitations arise, besides the debate over suffrage?
(a) Requirements for serving in the military.
(b) Qualifications for holding office.
(c) Qualifications for owning property.
(d) Qualifications for traveling abroad.
3. How much of the Virginia Plan was accepted?
(a) A few key provisions.
(b) None of it.
(c) All of it.
(d) Most of it.
4. Who proposed that government officers not receive salaries?
(a) James Madison.
(b) Benjamin Franklin.
(c) George Washington.
(d) Alexander Hamilton.
5. What did the delegates argue concerning the question of whether the judiciary should be associated with the executive?
(a) That the executive and judiciary should be allied.
(b) That the separation of powers would foster isolationism.
(c) That the executive alone should choose judges.
(d) That the judiciary should be a sub-function of the legislature.
Short Answer Questions
1. What symbol did Benjamin Franklin remark on, on the President's chair?
2. How many branches of government did Mr. Madison propose be elected?
3. Delegates were trying to strike a balance in their decision about electing representatives for the House between what?
4. How did Patrick Henry describe fear?
5. What argument did James Madison make concerning the fear of a centralized government?
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