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James Madison was the 4th president of the United States. He was the last of the founding fathers to become a US President. Interestingly, he was also the shortest president at 5'4".
James Madison was the "towering intellect" of the founding fathers. He was one of the authors of the Federalist Papers, he was the prime author of the Constitution, and it is thanks to Mr. Madison that we have a surviving first-hand account of the debates within the Constitutional Convention. Madiso…
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Answer James Madison was strongly opposed to slavery, and believed that it was bad for both the slave and the slave-holder. However, even though he had this view, Madison kept his slaves for his whole life. Answer Another of my wishes is to depend as little as possible on the labour of slav…
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James Madison is considered a founding father as well as the"Father of the Constitution" because he did more than any otherfounding father to help pass the constitution, including writing many of the federalist papers along with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay. There a few definitions of "fo…
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He included a provision in the Constitution that gave the national legislature the power to veto state laws.Sites:Check out www.montpelier.org and www.constitutioncenter.org.he did that to.
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Hannah Taylor is awesome
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What is being described is domestic abuse, where one person in an intimate relationship tries to control the other partner. The abuser uses intimidation, humiliation, and often threatens physical violence, to create a sense of fear in the one who is being victimized. Domestic abuse almost always esc…
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Answer Yes No. Only when he was writing the Federalist Papers. After that he was an anti-Federalist supporter of Jefferson.
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Madison was in favor of self-government from the beginning. He believed the American colonies had a right to be free from England and was willing to fight to obtain and preserve independence.
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James Madison was born on March 16, 1751.
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James Madison was from Virginia and lived his life there. He was born March 16, 1751 in Port Conway, King George County Virginia and died at his Montpelier estate in Virginia.
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almost every headset that is compatible with a CD player etc is compatible with an mp3 player. please specify more on what impedence you are talking about. -chrisA s far as I know the best impedance of headsets for MP3 players is 32 ohm. Indeed they will be easy to drive. Higher impedance will work …
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The States that did NOT ratify the US Constitution are: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohi…
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James Madison was the fourth president and served two terms (1809-1817) "Father of the Constitution" because he played an important role in its writing and also kept notes at the Convention which proved to be historically valuable. US Congressman for 8 years (1789-1997)- introduced the Bill of Righ…
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Answer Never give up. and ask other people to help you- -
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Fourth President 1809-1817Born: March 16, 1751 in Port Conway, King George, VirginiaDied: June 28, 1836 in Montpelier in VirginiaMarried to Dolley Payne Todd MadisonThat would be James Madison ...
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James Madison was born on March 16, 1751 (O.S.) in Port Conway, Virginia Colony at the home of his parents.
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he is the one who designed the US constitution.......wewt \m/ (o_o) \m/
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James Madison (later the 4th US President) is hailed as the "Father of the Constitution" for being instrumental in the drafting of the US Constitution as well as the key author of the first ten amendments, collectively known as the Bill of Rights.
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He is considered the person who most influenced the final draft of the Constitution of the United States.
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Thomas Jefferson  Has to be Dolly Madison, wouldn't your best friend be a person who made her own ice cream.
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Madison, wrote the Virginia Plan, the basis for the U.S. Constitution, he wrote 29 of the 85 Federalsit papers, political-advertisement for the Constitution,and he wrote the Bill of Rights, which protects our rights.
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James Madison Quotes A pure democracy is a society consisting of a small number of citizens, who assemble and administer the government in person. A well regulated militia, composed of the body of the people, trained in arms, is the best most natural defense of a free country. A well-instructed peop…
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Yes, James Madison did help write the Constitution of the United States of America!
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James Naismith is the creator of the best game in the world...Basketball. He wrote the original 13 rules,and coached basketball from 1898-1907 at the University of Kansas. His parents were Scottish immigrants. He was the eldest child of Margaret and John Naismith. His parents died when he was 9 of T…
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Dolley Madison was the wife of President James Madison and acted as first lady while widower Jefferson was in office. Dolley held many social engagements while in the White House and was known for her hospitality and social graces.
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He faced war of 1812
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He doesn't have any children but he is a founding father because he is like a father to his wife child from her first marriage.
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James Madison (March 16, 1751 - June 28, 1836) was an American politician and fourth President of the United States (1809-1817). He was one of the most influential Founders of the United States of America and became known as the "Father of the Constitution." In 1788, Madison was one of the coauthors…
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His father's name is Gail Peyton Woods.
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To give the rights of criminals and get the states to ratify the U.S. Constitution. He introduced them when he served in the first United States Congress in 1791.
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He was an Episcopalian. He studied for going into the ministry for the Episcopal church before he ultimately went into law.
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James Madison Had a great life,but he died at 85
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James Madison viewed interest groups in a negative light, viewing them as factions that were dangerous to the government, and that they must be controlled.
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James Madison was our President and did sign the Constitution, but did not sighn the Declaration of Independence, nor attend. that helped alot.:-)
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William Howard "Big Bill' Taft is the one. William Howard Taft, who served as US President from 1909-1913. He needed to have a larger bathtub installed in the White House.
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Slavery stopped in the 1800's because the Civil War ended in the 1840's by the North (Union).
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frank James only child's name?Robert Franklin James
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Basketball comes from Canada. It was invented by Dr.James Naismith in 1891. He was born in Ramsay township, near Almonte, Ontario, Canada
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James Blunt was born on February 22, 1974.
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He was nice :)
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James Madison died on June 28, 1836 at the age of 85 the last of the founding fathers. (He was born on 16 March 1751)
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Yes, you do have to be intelligent to be a president. There will always be those that oppose someone who is in office, and they will try to call them down as dumb, stupid, fools, and a number of other insults, especially in modern media. Insults are just commonplace. It is easier to call someone a …
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Washington had a habit each morning of getting up early and going out on horseback to oversee the plantation . Two days before he died he went out with a cold in a wet cold day and came back wet. He sat down for his breakfast and before the day was out he was sick. Two days later he died. He is buri…
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He already had a plan for a new government.
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James Monroe 1758-1831 5 th President of US negotiated the Louisiana purchase. His name is associated with the Monroe Doctrine that warned European colonial intervention in the western hemisphere that could endanger the peace and security of US.
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For one thing, he was part of the committee who put together the whole dcument PLUS actually wrote a large part of the Constitution James Madison's Contribution to the Constitution: When James Madison and the other 56 delegates to the Constitutional Convention met in Philadelphia in May 1787, they…
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The name of one of James Braid's great grandsons is Michael. He live in Aberdeen and is known by many as: Braid, Braidos, Braidy, BH (abbreviation of braided hair), Briku, Tall man, Freddy, and Miguel. Unfortunately he doesn't hold his family's skill when come playing sticks and balls and has a hand…
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Yes he did own slaves, he grew up having slaves and had them his whole life till death.
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Incorporating new Western lands into the nation
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Jefferson complained to Madison that the Constitution omitted "a bill of rights....providing clearly....for freedom of religion, freedom of the press, protection against standing armies, and restriction against monopolies." It is important to note here that when Jefferson said "monopolies", he was r…
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James Madison provided much of the framework for the Constitution, justifiably earning him the title "Father of the Constitution."
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As an adult, he owned a plantation in Orange County, near the Blue Ridge mountains of Virginia, known as Montpelier. He was born in King County, Virginia.
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James Madison defined pure democracy as a system of involvement of the populace in every national decision. The problems associated with this form of government is that it is very difficult to get the consensus to get anything done.
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James Marsters was born on August 20, 1962.
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He was faced with apartheid, because he was anti-aparthied he found this difficult. He spent ages in prison on an island in a 1 meter by 1 meter cell and as you can tell this was pretty hard on him. He was an inspiration to us all.
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He is known as "the Father of the Constitution", and the 4th president of the United States
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The Petition of Right outlined particular rights that the king was forbidden from infringing upon. Its influence is widely seen in the US Constitution, particularly the Bill of Rights.
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Yes, he was a lawyer in 1771 graduating from what is now present day Princeton University in New Jersey.
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The name of the bank was Nast, Kolb, and Schumacher.
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He took most of the notes and was called the "FATHER OF CONSTITUTION"
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During the initial stages of the Constitution, John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison were all considered Federalists. Together, the three wrote the Federalist papers, a collection of articles and writings pushing for a more Federalist government, and for the ratification of the Constituti…
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James Wilson was on the committee of detail that organized and wrote the US constitution. he handwrote the first 2 drafts. This was not a new constitution, but the only constitution. However Wilson did re-write a new constitution for the state of Pennsylvania. he did this because the original Penns…
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The federalists supported it the anti-federalists opposed it
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Brianna Taylor is known for having appeared on American Idol. It has not been reported that she is best friends with Madison Lowery. Brianna released an EP in 2008.
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It began in the area that's now known as "Israel".
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Thomas Jefferson was a Virginian.
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bill of rights
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These medals, as you may know, were struck of Bronze. Although they have a low mintage they are not historically significant enough to warrent a large collector base. Retail value would be about $10.
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James Madison was called "the father of the constitution" because he was the author of the basic plan of government that the Convention adopted. Not only that, but he kept careful notes at Convention which was not open to the public. These notes are by far the best record of the convention in existe…
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1 Delaware, 2 Pennsylvania, 3 New Jersey, 4 New Hampshire, 5 Connecticut.
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offered the best hope for safeguarding individual rights
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There are some ways to control political factions and to restrict their influence on the larger society. One is the principle of majority rule. Another is the creation of large republics that can "refine and enlarge" the views of the public, which gives more people a voice regardless of faction.
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From age 11 to 16., Madison went to the nearby Innes plantation to study under Donald Robinson. For the next two years he had a private tutor at home to prepare him for college. He then went to the College of New Jersey ( now called Princeton ) where he graduated in 1772 in two years. He stayed ano…
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His religion is Episcopalicin.
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No. James Madison was Sec. of State under Jefferson but never left the country in his life time. He was never ambassador to any country. In fact, he was terribly afraid the trip across the ocean would have been dangerous to his health.
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James Madison was Secretary of State under President Thomas Jefferson. Madison served in that capacity from 1801-1809, then succeed Jefferson as President from 1809-1817.
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Thomas Jefferson died on July 4, 1826 in Charlottesville, Virginia.;) Glad 2 help
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she is 70 but she doesnt look it
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Chapter 3 of ATF revolves around the Declaration of Independence and how its date is so significant, yet the Declaration was finished on the second of July (not the Fourth, like many believe), and that many didn't sign the document until late august.
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Answer Rollye James was born June 3, 1964 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Both parents were also Radio Hosts. Answer Not true. Otherwise, Rollye's recollection of where she was when J.F.K. was killed would be pre-natal. Answer The above poster is correct. Rollye was born in Brazil in 1951.
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He gave us our bill of rights
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He was an American President.
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As old as the world itself.
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He wrote the Constitution.
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Madison is called that because he took all the notes for the convention. He wrote down what everyone said and did. Madison wrote the rough draft for the Constitution, and introduced the idea of checks & balances. James Madison is known as the Father of the Constitution because he contributed m…
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Based on James Madison's contribution during the Constitutional Convention, he is consider the 'Father of the Constitution.' Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay also authored the Federalist Papers, which are credited with persuading reluctant states to ratify the Constitution.
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Arman BrarI think but I'm not sure don't get mad get glad:>It was James Maddison.
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Does Pakistan have some policy now a days... not saying only about trade. Corruption, bribing, favoritism, nepotism, cheat is everywhere, as if it 'mis-things, swallowed and engulfed the back bone of 'once a good and prosperous' state called Pakistan.
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Jefferson and Madison believed that the constitution discouraged the concentration of the power in the federal government.
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Quite simply, the Framers had thought that it was unnecessary. They believed that the Constitution already guarded against tyranny by limiting the government's power. The Anit-Federalists disagreed and put up a stiff fight against ratification. James Madison and other Federalists promised that a bil…
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