Constitution Lesson #1 Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

  • 2. 
    The Declaration of Independence guaranteed that God gave the following rights to people
    • A. 

      Life

    • B. 

      Liberty

    • C. 

      Property

    • D. 

      Pursuit of Happines

  • 3. 
    The ability of a government to get its power from its citizens in called
    • A. 

      Popular sovereignty

    • B. 

      Democracy

    • C. 

      Republicanism

  • 4. 
    The colonies first formed body of government was known as
    • A. 

      The Dumas

    • B. 

      The First Continental Congress

    • C. 

      The House of Burgess

  • 5. 
    What did the King of England do that the colonist hated and felt unfair?
    • A. 

      Allow women to vote

    • B. 

      Control their resources

    • C. 

      Raise their taxes without their consent

  • 6. 
    The following quote "It is thier right, their duty to throw off such Government" meant
    • A. 

      The colonist felt that England and the had abused their power

    • B. 

      It was ok to rebel against the government any time you are unhappy

    • C. 

      That government sometime became too big and you had to get rid of it