Founding Fathers

What did the founding fathers mean by republic?


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2014-08-23 05:15:04
2014-08-23 05:15:04

What the founding fathers meant by republic is citizens having rights to elect those who represent them. The founding fathers are believed to have been against democracy.


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The founding fathers felt the US should be a republic because they wanted the US to have freedoms they didn't have in Britain.

in constructing the government of the U.S. the founding fathers settled on a republic and representative democracy. first, define republic and what general rationales for having a republic?

all white people livinng in the republic

Primarily because that is the form of government the 'founding fathers' chose.

because the Romans invented the Republic. (the Republic is a way of ruling a country)

How did the founding fathers create federalism

no.none of the founding fathers have pets

== == All of them would have had some familiarity with Ancient History.

I would ask Americas founding fathers, how they became Americas founding fathers? Also why did they sign the deceleration of independence? Lastly why do we have founding fathers?

who is the Founding Fathers

There were 74 delegates/founding fathers at the constitutional convention

Most of the founding fathers of the US where deists. not atheists.

The founding fathers right of authority

There aren't 4, but 55 founding fathers who signed the constitution.

What is meant by "the Founding Fathers were men of their time"

the founding fathers time period was the 1800s

Which ones? There are more than four founding fathers, my friend.

The Founding Fathers chose a Democratic Government because they wanted the peoples opinion to matter. They also may have been afraid that the government would turn into a monarchy or dictatorship.

* more than 70 percent of whom belonged to religious orders * Roman Catholicism is the official religion of the Dominican Republic * Francisco del Rosario Sánchez, one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic. * Juan Pablo Duarte, one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic. * Ramón Matías Mella, one of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic * Saint Dominic is the founding father * * Pedro Florentino, hero of the Battle of Jacuba in the War of Independence from Haiti * islanders practice Santería or hold beliefs in witchcraft * 90% are Roman catholics* People respected the advice of their local priest, or their bishop, with regard to religious matters

There is a difference between what being a "founding father" is, and being a framer of the constitution, as there were some of our founding fathers who were not at the Convention when the Constitution was formed.

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