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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 "Brutus" say about the danger of trying to govern a large area?
(a) It would create tyranny.
(b) It would require too many bureaucrats.
(c) It would be expensive and inefficient.
(d) It would lead to wars.
2. What did Randolph argue at the convention?
(a) That the government needs to be strong to serve its purposes.
(b) That the Articles of Confederation were sufficient.
(c) That the Constitution would need to stress diplomacy with foreign nations.
(d) That the states should be trusted with managing their own affairs.
3. Alexander Hamilton gave a speech that expressed what value?
(a) The value of a strong federal government.
(b) The value of independent states.
(c) The value of abolishing slavery.
(d) The value of low tariffs.
4. What did a legitimate government require, in James Madison's opinion?
(b) Direct democracy.
(c) Freedom from debt.
(d) A strong military.
5. What does James Madison argue on the question of suffrage?
(a) He thought that suffrage restrictions were a step toward monarchy.
(b) He thought that universal suffrage would ruin the government.
(c) He thought that universal suffrage should triumph.
(d) He thought that suffrage restrictions were regrettable but necessary.
Short Answer Questions
1. What did Benjamin Franklin say about supporters of the residency requirement for citizenship?
2. What did Mr. Sherman argue concerning the question of whether the executive should be chosen by the legislature?
3. Where else did the question of proposing limitations arise, besides the debate over suffrage?
4. What did Patrick Henry say was the end of government?
5. What was the benefit of adopting the resolution that was ultimately adopted?
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