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Who published The Social Contract in 1762

jean Jacques Rousseau

What was the name of the first English colony in America

Jamestown

Who became the King of England in 1760

GeorgeIII

Which plan proposed a plan that featured only one federal court

The New Jersey Plan

Who was a French political philosopher who admired the English form of government

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Who wrote man is born free and everywhere he is in chains

Jean-Jacques Rousseau wrote, "Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains." Rousseau was a famous French philosopher and playwright.

What was the last colony to be founded in America
Which of these colonies was not founded for religious freedom
Delaware<3
South Carolina
Who was the substitute and representative for the King of England in the colonies

(royal governor)

Which document was written by the Pilgrims and outlined a form of government for their new colony

The document that was written by the Pilgrims for their new colony was the Mayflower Compact

Who believed that the sovereign power resides in the citizens and the government gets its authority from the consent of the governed

Jean Jacques Rousseau

Who outlined in his pamphlet Common Sense the reasons why the colonies should govern themselves

Thomas Paine

In 1765 which of these groups issued the Declaration of Rights and Grievances which claimed the rights of Englishmen especially the right not to be taxed without consent

stamp act congress

In a confederation the central government is the center of power

false

What was the first national government of the United States

articles of confederation
The first national government of the United States was the Articles of Confederation, which was the supreme law of the land from 1777-89.

How many colonies were settled in the New World

13

As a result of the french and indian war the territory of english colonies was extended to what western point

A+:

Mississippi River

The united states presidency congress and the supreme court are examples of whose political theory of government

These three branches are examples of Baron de Montesquieu's theory of government.

How should these colonies be classified

Middle

Who proposed the separation of powers that became an important element of the U.S. Constitution

Baron de Montesquieu

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