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The United States constitution was written in the eighteenth century; more specifically, it was finished on September 17, 1787.

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In What Century was the U.S Constitution Written?

The 18th Century.

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E. N. Williams has written: 'Eighteenth century constitution' 'Ancien Regime in Europe' 'The eighteenth-century constitution,1688-1815'

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Was the US Constitution written in 1776?

The United States constitution was not written in 1776. The Constitution was written in 1787 after the declaration of independence was written in 1776.

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The US Constitution was written for the people of the US. It is written for the people by the people

What was going on when the constitution was made?

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Where does the government get the rights to govern?

In the US, from the constitution. Back in the 18th century, when the constitution was written, it was decided how our government would be chosen and what positions it would include, and essentially we follow that idea and vote on or otherwise appoint our government

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