What did the framers fear?
not enough people voting
the tyranny of the majority
the power of the king
not having judges
What convinced US leaders that it was time for a change in the Articles of Confederation? Select two answers.
Revolutionary War debt
the British invasion of Canada
rising farm prices
The central government was too strong
What creates a limited government?
checks and balances
separation of powers
What is the purpose of having a government divided into three branches?
to keep one branch from becoming too powerful
to prevent conflict between the branches
to make sure the leaders of the branches will comprommise
to allow each branch to become an expert in its area of government