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WEST History: Emergence of the United States Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The writers of the Federalist Papers were:

Question 2 2. How can a proposition to amend the Constitution legally be accomplished?

Question 3 3. How did the Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plan differ?

Question 4 4. The Federalists

Question 5 5. The police have raided your house, but they do not have a warrant or the legal authority to do so. Why is this prohibited by the fourth amendment?

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Question 6 6. In the Three-Fifths Compromise, 3/5 of the _____ population was counted toward the overall state population.

Question 7 7. How did Hamilton and the Federalists & Jefferson and the Republicans influence the US Federal Government?

Question 8 8. How did the Northwest Ordinance affect the treatment of Native Americans?

Question 9 9. The first state to ratify the Constitution was:

Question 10 10. What was the original purpose of the Constitutional Convention?

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Question 11 11. The Great Compromise _____.

Question 12 12. How did most states determine how to rule themselves according to the idea that the people are the highest authority (popular sovereignty) when drafting their state constitutions?

Question 13 13. Article I of the Constitution establishes _____.

Question 14 14. Democratic-Republicans were in favor of all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 15 15. Alexander Hamilton was the leader of the _____ party and Thomas Jefferson was the leader of the _____ party.

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Question 16 16. U.S. Senators are up for election every

Question 17 17. The Eighth Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 18 18. The Second Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 19 19. The Northwest Ordinance:

Question 20 20. The Antifederalists

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Question 21 21. The Articles of Confederation established a central government that was too weak. Which of the following describes the effect of a weak central government?

Question 22 22. President Washington

Question 23 23. Before and during the American Revolution, colonists were required to provide housing to soldiers at any time. Which amendment in the Bill of Rights protects current U.S citizens from this challenge?

Question 24 24. Under Pennsylvania's radical new constitution, which group of people had voting rights?

Question 25 25. The Articles of Confederation were ratified:

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Question 26 26. The Bill of Rights

Question 27 27. South Carolina's Constitution established that the following people could vote:

Question 28 28. Which amendment guarantees the right of trial by jury in civil cases?

Question 29 29. The Ninth Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 30 30. The Tenth Amendment guarantees which of the following?

WEST History: Emergence of the United States Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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