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Much of the Declaration of Independence consists of what?

Complaints of the wrongs done to the Colonists

The government set up by the Articles of Confederation. . .?

Only a legislative branch, consisting of a bicameral congress

Which was an achievement of the second continental congress

Raising an American Army

The Federalist was written to do what?

Win support for the Constitution in New York

The relationship among the states during the critical period can be best compared to. . .?

Children squabbling at a playground

One major difference between the royal and Proprietary colonies on the one hand, and the charter colonies. . .?

in the Charter colonies, the governors were elected, not appointed

What characteristic of a state did the English colonies did not have?


Which of the following basic concepts of govt did the Magna Carta reflect?

Limited Government

The idea that the people have the right to abolish an abusive and unresponsive government was First from the?

Declaration of Independence

Ben Franklin's attitude toward the new Constitution may be summarized a a combination of what?

Astonishment and Optimism

The power granted to the Central government under the Second Continental Congress compared with those of the Confederation were what?

Basically the Same

From the formation of the New England Confederation to that of the Second Continental Congress, the cold and others were what?

Better Organized and more Defiant

"The Federalist" can be called a Campaign Document because it. . .?

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