Philosophers And Docs Test

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Philosophers And Docs Test


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  • 1. 
    An agreement where everyone agrees to give up some rights and freedoms to protect everyone’s rights
    • A. 

      Social Contract

    • B. 

      Natural Rights

    • C. 

      State of Nature

    • D. 

      Limited Government

  • 2. 
    The enlightenment thinkers thought of living without any laws or government as a ___________________
    • A. 

      Limited Government

    • B. 

      Totalitarian Government

    • C. 

      State of Democracy

    • D. 

      State of Nature

  • 3. 
    John Lock believed people want to live and will fight to survive in a state of nature. This is the right of __________________.
    • A. 

      Right to Pursuit of Happiness

    • B. 

      Right to Life

    • C. 

      Right to Liberty

    • D. 

      Right to Property

  • 4. 
    One of the natural rights found in the Preamble to the Constitution is _______________ = The right to be as free as possible.
    • A. 

      The right to property

    • B. 

      The right to life

    • C. 

      The right to liberty

    • D. 

      The right to drive

  • 5. 
    This philosopher said that government should be divided into 3 separate but equal groups or branches.
    • A. 

      Hobbes

    • B. 

      Montesquieu

    • C. 

      Jefferson

    • D. 

      Locke

  • 6. 
    John Lock said _____________________ is formed when people agree to give up some of their rights in exchange for protection.
  • 7. 
    John Locke thought all people want to own things. This is called the right to ________________.
  • 8. 
    This philosopher had the idea of impeachment of a leader who was abusing the power of his/her position.
    • A. 

      Montesquieu

    • B. 

      Washington

    • C. 

      Hobbes

    • D. 

      Rousseau

  • 9. 
    A government that has been limited by power in a constitution or written agreement.
    • A. 

      Limited Government

    • B. 

      Self-Government

    • C. 

      Due Process

    • D. 

      Rights

  • 10. 
    This philosopher wanted the government to have strict control over them because he believed people were naturally bad.
    • A. 

      Montesquieu

    • B. 

      Locke

    • C. 

      Hobbes

    • D. 

      Jefferson

  • 11. 
    This philosopher wrote a book called Social Contract. He said government should protect people’s rights.
    • A. 

      Rousseau

    • B. 

      Locke

    • C. 

      Hobbes

    • D. 

      Montesquieu

  • 12. 
    A set of things that people believe they should be free to do without restrictions.
    • A. 

      Self Government

    • B. 

      Due Process

    • C. 

      Rights

    • D. 

      Democracy

  • 13. 
    All people must follow the laws and the laws should be enforced.
    • A. 

      Due Process

    • B. 

      Limited Government

    • C. 

      Self Government

    • D. 

      Rule of Law

  • 14. 
    People can make decisions on how their government should work
    • A. 

      Rights

    • B. 

      Self Government

    • C. 

      Monarchy

    • D. 

      Limited Government

  • 15. 
    People have the right to fair and reasonable laws
    • A. 

      Rule of Law

    • B. 

      Limited Government

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Due Process

  • 16. 
    This document limited the power of the king and was the first of its kind. It gave more rights to the nobility and required the king to follow the laws.
    • A. 

      Petition of Rights

    • B. 

      Magna Carta

    • C. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • D. 

      English Bill of Rights

  • 17. 
    The Pilgrims made this document before they even stepped foot off the ship. It established a government made by themselves.
    • A. 

      Mayflower Compact

    • B. 

      Magna Carta

    • C. 

      Declaration of Rights

    • D. 

      The Pilgrim Compact

  • 18. 
    This document was written in 1628 by Parliament. It said that people had rights that the government could not take away
    • A. 

      Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      English Bill of Rights

    • C. 

      Magna Carta

    • D. 

      Petition of Rights

  • 19. 
    This document was written almost 100 years before the American Bill of Rights and expanded the rights of the people, as well as further limited the rights of the king
    • A. 

      English Bill of Rights

    • B. 

      Declaration of Independence

    • C. 

      Mayflower Compact

    • D. 

      US Constitution

  • 20. 
    John Locke believed all people would pursue their _________________ (Life, Liberty, and Property)
  • 21. 
    This philosopher said that government should be divided into 3 separate but equal groups or branches.
    • A. 

      Montesquieu

    • B. 

      Rousseau

    • C. 

      Locke

    • D. 

      Hobbes

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