TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 4

TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 4 Sample

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Franklin was made from land in

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Why does the Preamble to the Constitution use the words "common defense"?

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Read the source and answer the question.

I do not like… the omission of a bill of rights providing clearly and without the aid of sophisms for freedom of religion, freedom of the press, protection against standing armies, restriction against monopolies… and trials by jury in all matters of fact triable by the laws of the land. . . .

– Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson wrote this in opposition to the

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What did the Land Ordinance of 1785 allow settlers to do?

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Read the source and answer the question.

The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, whether of one, a few, or many, and whether hereditary, self -appointed, or elective, may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.

– James Madison, Federalist # 47

Madison argued for