Mr. Belcastro US History STAR Review. Unit 1: Development of Modern Political Thought. 1. What effect did the Enlightenment have on political thought in the colonies?. Colonial leaders began extending voting rights to all citizens.
New Jersey Plan: Equal representation for all statesVirginia Plan: Representation based on populationU.S. Congress: One house based on population One house based on equal representation3. Congress is a blend of each plan, this came out of what?
We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness.—The Declaration of Independence 4. The idea included in the excerpt from the Declaration of Independence can be attributed to
Reconstruction comes to an end in theSouth.White government officials regain power in the South.Southern states begin to implement poll taxes, literacy tests, and grandfather clauses.7. During the late 19th century, the above sequence of events resulted in the
14. Which religious group has had the greatestincrease in membership due to the increasing immigration from Latin American countries to the United States over the last fifty years?
15. The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution,prohibiting the federal government from making any law “respecting an establishment of religion,” was one response to the