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Which of the following is one way the judicial branch checks the legislative branch? A. The Supreme Court can put members of Congress on trial for illegal activities. B. The Supreme Court can veto a law passed by Congress. C. The Supreme Court can appoint members of Congress in emergency situations. D. The Supreme Court can declare laws passed by Congress unconstitutional.
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User: Which of the following is one way the judicial branch checks the legislative branch? A. The Supreme Court can put members of Congress on trial for illegal activities. B. The Supreme Court can veto a law passed by Congress. C. The Supreme Court can appoint members of Congress in emergency situations. D. The Supreme Court can declare laws passed by Congress unconstitutional.

Weegy: D. The Supreme Court can declare laws passed by Congress unconstitutional
danimai|Points 1504|

User: How many of the thirteen states sent delegates to the Grand Convention in 1787? A. five B. nine C. twelve D. thirteen

Weegy: TWELVE of the thirteen states sent delegates to the Grand Convention in 1787.
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User: Which of the following is a true statement about Shays' Rebellion? A. It took place in Virginia. B. Shays and his followers attempted to storm the Springfield Arsenal. C. Shays was hanged for inciting a rebellion. D. It was led by Robert Shays.

Weegy: d
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User: The Great Compromise resolved the differences that the large and small states were having about which of the following major concerns? A. fair representation in the national legislature B. proportionate taxation on the states C. the nomination process for the presidential election D. whether or not the state governments should have unicameral legislatures

Weegy: The answer is A. fair representation in the national legislature.
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User: Under the Articles of Confederation, the nation was governed by a A. legislature. B. an executive officer. C. a supreme court. D. a council of elders.

Weegy: Under the Articles of Confederation, the nation was governed by a Congress.
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User: Which of the following was NOT a plan considered by the members of the Constitutional Convention when setting up the new government? A. The New Jersey Plan B. The Pennsylvania Plan C. The Connecticut Plan D. The Virginia Plan

Weegy: B. The Pennsylvania Plan
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User: During the Three-Fifths Compromise debate, why did the slave states argue to count slaves as part of their population? A. With a larger population, the slave states would be allowed more representatives in the national government, thus giving them more political power. B. At the time, the slave states felt slaves should have equal rights and therefore be counted as part of the population. C. The nonslave states wanted to count the slaves as three-fourths of a person rather than three-fifths. D. It would allow slaves to become senators.

Weegy: A. With a larger population, the slave states would be allowed more representatives in the national government, thus giving them more political power.
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User: Which state did Founding Father Alexander Hamilton come from? A. New Jersey B. Pennsylvania C. Virginia D. New York

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Founding Father Alexander Hamilton came from New York.

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Which state was the first to send its constitution to the people to vote on for ratification? A. Maine B. Massachusetts C. Pennsylvania D. South Carolina
Weegy: B. Massachusetts User: In John Dickinson's “Letters from a Pennsylvania Farmer to the Inhabitants of the British Colonies,” what did he argue against? A. slavery in the colonies B. new taxes placed on colonists C. colonists' arming themselves D. the Olive Branch Petition Weegy: B. new taxes placed on colonists User: Which of the Founding Fathers suggested the Albany Plan of Union? A. Alexander Hamilton B. George Washington C. Thomas Jefferson D. Benjamin Franklin (More)
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The Founding Father who suggested the Albany Plan of Union was Benjamin Franklin.
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