Imagine that you were elected to the Constitutional Convention to help form a new government for the United States. Would you have supported a democracy or a republic? Why?

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In the previous answer, you should have explained why you would have supported either a democracy or a republic. If you chose to support a democracy, now take the opposite view and explain why a democracy would be a bad idea. If you supported a republic, now explain why a republic would be a bad idea.

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The Founding Fathers of the United States developed our nation during the fourth quarter of the Eighteenth Century. Imagine that they had developed the nation today. How might the existence of modern technology have influenced the government structure that they established?

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