SAT Subject US History Practice Question 360: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 360

71. The Constitutional Convention of 1787 met with the goal of strengthening and improving the

A. Declaration of Independence
B. Federalist Papers
C. Articles of Confederation
D. Virginia Plan
E. Albany Plan of Union

Correct Answer: C


Originally, the Convention intended to revise the Articles of Confederation rather than beginning afresh on a brand-new Constitution.

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