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Question #1

What does "endeavoured" mean in the grievance below?

"He has endeavoured to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new Appropriations of Lands."





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Question #4

The second grievance in this set, "For Quartering large bodies of armed troops among us&quot, is the foundation of the Amendment III in the future Constitution (still over 10 years away).

What does this grievance describe?





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Question #2

Which three problems are described in this grievance?

"He has endeavoured to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new Appropriations of Lands."

refused to persecute criminals

did not pass laws to aid migrations

made it more difficult to use new lands

stopped foreigners from becoming citizens

encouraged too many people to migrate to the states

improved the new lands so much that no one can afford them

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Question #5

The third grievance in this set is quoted below.

What is a "mock trial"?

"For protecting them, by a mock Trial, from punishment for any Murders which they should commit on the Inhabitants of these States





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Question #3

Which summary best describes this grievance?

"He has endeavoured to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new Appropriations of Lands."