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How does the U.S. Constitution reflect the principles of federalism

It separates power between federal government and the national government

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The power of the Supreme Court to use judicial review was first discussed in the

Federalist papers

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The First Amendment protects the rights of

The freedom of religion, speech, and the press

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How does the right to vote reflect our national identity

President is the symbol of the nation and we vote for him

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How can people stay informed about public issues

X

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What is the main similarity between the Magna Carta and the Bill of Rights

They are documents for rights

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What did the framers of the Constitution confirm by opening the Constitution with we the people

The third amendment

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Why was the right to a trial by jury included in the Bill of Rights

To give citizens the right to a fair trial

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Why is it important for the people to serve on jury's

It is everyone's civil duty to serve on a jury

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Why did the great compromise establish a two house legislature

To represent all states fairly

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The right to trial by jury was an idea from what English document

Magna Carta

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How did the Federalist papers generate support for ratifying the Constitution

They were a series of essays about the Constitution

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How does the Constitution reflect the principle of popular sovereignty

X

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Why is James Madison known as the father of the Constitution

Because he helped a frame in the Constitution

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What words represent popular sovereignty in the Constitution

We the people

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public schools are the responsibility of which level of government

Local

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What was the chief objection to the constitution

X

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Which two large states had to ratify the constitution in order for her to carry weight with the other states

New York and Virginia

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The ride to Charlie by jury is protected by which up to amendments

X

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Alexander Hamilton

x

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Patrick Henry

X

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Bill of rights

X

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Number of amendments

X

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Number of articles of the Constitution

X