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1) The Constitution was influenced by many ideas of the American Revolution. The colonists were unhappy with their lack of direct involvement in politics. They wanted to have more say and control over what happens to them, leading to protests, boycotts, and the creation of the First Continental Congress. At the Congress meetings, there were discussions on America’s relation with England. Congress accepted the motion to declare independence form England and adopted the Declaration of Independence. This document served as the basis if America’s political system. The declaration paved the way for a democratic nation. It’s values uphold today about equality and liberty. These principles are expressed in the America’s Constitution and Bill of Rights.
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