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  1. Which delegate to the Constitutional Convention was worried that the new government that he helped to create might be too democratic?
  2. At the time of the Constitutional Convention, the view that a democratic government was desirable was
  3. The primary source of legitimate political authority in the United States is the
  4. Compared with the 1950s, government's involvement in the everyday lives of Americans in the 1990s is
  5. The author cites the early presidential admin, the Civil War, and the New Deal, as examples of struggles over
  1. a Alexander Hamilton
  2. b not a popular view
  3. c legitimate authority
  4. d Constitution
  5. e playing a larger part.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. get someone else to do their own intentions.
  2. elitist
  3. purpose
  4. private, public
  5. elite

5 True/False questions

  1. Today the U.S. federal income tax takes an average of what percent of taxpayers' income?A opportunity for genuine leadership competition


  2. Formal authority refers to a right to exercise power that id derived from agovernmental office


  3. The text suggest that, in the United States, no government at any level would be considered legitimate if it were not in some sensedemocratic.


  4. The term participatory democracy applies most accurately to what society?regimes that were as close as possible to Aristotle's definition "rule of many"


  5. When the Farmers of the Constitution wrote "republican form of government" they were referring tonot a popular view