George Mason's ideas on limited government, consent of the governed, and the social contract were adopted by the Virginia legislature in 1776. Which document was later influenced by these same principles?
A. U.S. Constitution
B. Monroe Doctrine
C. Kentucky Resolution
D. Articles of Confederation
The document was United States Declaration of Independence Auto answered|Score .9165|OneRepublic|Points 665|User:
What did Thomas Jefferson include in the Declaration of Independence to make clear the colonists' right to rebel against the British government?
A. a summary of other rebellions against the British king
B. a list of the colonists' past acts of allegiance to the British king
C. a description of the legal rights granted to the British king
D. a list of offenses committed against the colonies by the British king
C. a description of the legal rights granted to the British kingAuto answered|Score 1|BRAINSTORM|Points 3065|User:
Which constitutional principle is Madison arguing for in this passage?
“. . . the government ought to be founded on a mixture of the principles of proportional and equal representation.”
–James Madison, The Federalist, No. 62
A. unitary executive
B. state independence
C. bicameral legislature
D. independent judiciary
B. state independenceAuto answered|Score 1|essesema|Points 46|User:
How did the framers of the U.S. Constitution integrate the states with the need for a national government?
A. by creating a new form of socialism
B. by creating a new form of regionalism
C. by creating a new form of federalism
D. by creating a new form of monarchism
How did the framers of the U.S. Constitution integrate the states with the need for a national government? C. by creating a new form of federalismExpert answered|alfred123|Points 1513|
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