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					Ch 8.3 Questions Answered

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1. Why did Antifederalists oppose the
Constitution?

• Believed it took too much power away from the
  states
• Did not guarantee rights for the people
• Senate might turn into a powerful aristocracy
• A president might be declared king
2. How did the Federalists and Anti-federalists
work against each other?

• Published their opinions in newspapers and
  pamphlets
3. Who wrote the Federalists Papers?

• James Madison
• Alexander Hamilton
• John Jay
4. What is the purpose of the Bill of Rights?

• A set of rules that defines people’s rights
5. What role did James Madison play in adding the
         Bill of Rights to the Constitution?

• Madison’s suggested adding a Bill of Rights so
  that Antifederalists states would agree to live by
  the Constitution
• He wrote the original list

				
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