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All delegates rejected Parliament's authority to tax colonies, but only a few actually wanted independence.

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They were not always in agreement, but were open to compromise.

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some wanted to be with Britain, some wanted to prepare for war

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Q: How would the opinions of delegates to the second continental congress be best characterized?
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As the branch of the government which makes and passes laws, levies taxes, as well as declares war, Congress impacts us more than any other part of the federal system. Our elected members of Congress are to represent our opinions, and vote for legislation that will be benefit us, and against that which does not. If they fail to do so, we have the ability, through the voting process, to replace them with someone else who will fulfill the goal.

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What are the four main criticisms of congress?

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How would the opinions of delegates to the second continental congress best be characterized?

They were not always in agreement, but were open to compromise.

When voicing their opinions to the second continental congress delegates were?

far from unified but were open to compromise

When voicing their opinions to the second continental congress delegates were what?

completely at odds and failed to come to a consensus

Were opinions unified or divided in Continental Congress?

There were those in the Continental Congress that wanted to stay a part of Great Britain. It took the events of the Boston Massacre and the writing of the Declaration of Independence to change some of the members.

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Is earnest the opposite of modern?

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Do the members of congress deserve to have special rights?

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When a member of congress voted as a delegate he or she?

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What evidence supports the hypothesis of continental drift?

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What are opinions on Continental academy?

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