The image concerns government.
Which Enlightenment ideas is represented by the image?
The quote is from a historical document.
How does this quote reflect the influence of Enlightenment ideas on the Founding Fathers?
What Enlightenment idea is represented by the headline?
Which right is an example of an Enlightenment idea?
The statements are from the Virginia Declaration of Rights.
Which statements reflects the Enlightenment ideas of government as expressed by Montesquieu?
How are the Enlightenment ideas that influenced the Founding Fathers reflected in modern institutions?
Which idea is from the Magna Carta?
Which documents influenced the colonists' views of government?
The conversation below concerns lawmaking.
I believe in making laws only when everyone can participate in public decision making.
I disagree with you; it is best for laws to be made by the people who have been chosen for that
Which colonial principle is being discussed?
Read the timeline.
Which writing encourages the action demonstrated in the timeline?
The statements are from the English Bill of Rights (1689)
Which purpose of government can be traced to these statements?
The diagram shows that the colonists formed some of their political views from some historical documents.
Which phrase completes the diagram?
Read the passage was written by Thomas Paine in his 1776 pamphlet, Common Sense.
Based on this passage, how is the author's view reflected in the U.S. political system?
Read the statement is from the Magna Carta written in 1215.
Which political principle justifies this statement?