a. Articles of Confederation

b. Wilderness Road

c. Northwest Ordinance

d. Shay’s Rebellion

e. It was weak

______ 1. It resulted from high taxes.

______ 2. It created a national government.

______ 3. It allowed for western lands to be divided into townships.

______ 4. It helped to settle Kentucky.

______ 5.This is the reason the Articles of Confederation were replaced

______ 6. The Constitutional Convention was held in

a. 1785.    b. 1787.    c. 1789.     d. 1791.

______ 7. Which delegate to the Constitutional Convention is known as the Father

of the Constitution?

a. George Washington

b. Thomas Jefferson

c. John Adams

d. James Madison

______ 8. Which of the following provided the basic framework for the national

government?

a. the Virginia Plan

b. the New Jersey Plan

c. the Articles of Confederation

d. the Three-Fifths Compromise

______ 9. The smaller states wanted to base the national government on the

a. Virginia Plan.

b. New Jersey Plan.

c. Articles of Confederation.

d. Three-Fifths Compromise.

______ 10. Which of the following decided how slaves would be counted in figuring

a stateís population?

a. the Virginia Plan

b. the New Jersey Plan

c. the Great Compromise

d. the Three-Fifths Compromise A

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