Chapter 2: From Colonialism to Constitutionalism
Multiple Choice



1.  

The major problem with the Articles of Confederation was that it



2.  

The Constitution was written by the



3.  

The delegates to the Constitutional Convention were



4.  

The Virginia Plan



5.  

The new Constitution provided for the president of the United States to be selected by



6.  

The constitution is supreme within the area of its legal authority. This is known as the principle of



7.  

The concept of popular sovereignty is the idea that the ultimate source of legal power in a nation resides in the



8.  

The branches of government which ensures separation of powers includes all of the following EXCEPT



9.  

A proposal to amend the Constitution of the United States can be initiated by



10.  

The authors believe that the Constitution should be viewed as a document which

Note: answer choices in this exercise are randomized.

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