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The original purpose of the Constitutional Convention of 1787 was to A. elect the first president of the United States. B. revise the Articles of Confederation. C. solve the slavery issue. D. develop the principle of states' rights.
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User: The original purpose of the Constitutional Convention of 1787 was to A. elect the first president of the United States. B. revise the Articles of Confederation. C. solve the slavery issue. D. develop the principle of states' rights.

Weegy: Original purpose of Constituional Convention of 1787 was C. revise the articles of Confederation
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User: Suppose that a woman named Harriet Miller comes before the judge in a pretrial hearing. She's charged with stealing thousands of dollars from her employer. She pleads guilty. What are Harriet's rights under the Sixth Amendment? A. Harriet is guaranteed to a speedy trial. B. Harriet's case must go before a grand jury. C. Harriet doesn't have to be informed of the charge brought against her. D. Harriet won't stand trial but will be sentenced by the judge.

Weegy: C. Harriet's case must go before a grand jury.
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User: Under Article _______ of the Constitution, the laws of Congress and all treaties are the law of the land. A. VI B. IV C. VII D. III

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Under Article VI of the Constitution, the laws of Congress and all treaties are the law of the land.
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