Origins of the US Constitution

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When and where was the original constitution written?
Philadelphia in 1787
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What is the name of those who wrote it?
The Founding Fathers
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What events led up to the writing of the constitution?
The revolutionary war on independence and against the colonialism of British rule.
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Which theorists influenced the constitution?
Locke, Montesquieu
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What is America known as?
The world's first modern democracy
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