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CHAPTERS 2 and 3

 

Define the following terms and give an example for each:

social- contract theory (Locke-1690)

 

 

 

republic

 

 

 

pluralism

 

 

 

federalism

 

 

 

separation of powers

 

 

 

checks and balances

 

 

 

enumerated powers

 

 

 

necessary and proper clause

 

 

 

elastic clause

 

 

 

implied powers

 

 

 

supremacy clause

 

 

 

What was the influence of John Locke on the Declaration of Independence (1776) ?

 

 

 

What was the influence of the Federalist Papers on the creation of the Constitution ?

 

 

 

Who is the "father of the Constitution" ?

 

 

 

Why did the Articles of Confederation fail ?

 

 

 

What was the impact of Shays' Rebellion ?

 

 

 

What was the Great Compromise ?

 

 

 

How did the Bill of Rights assure ratification of the Constitution ?