Supporting the Bill of Rights
Activity 3

  1. Often people go out of their way to put the common good ahead of their own. This kind of responsible citizenship is called:
  2. All of the following are ways that countries can demonstrate that they have a responsibility to support the welfare and rights of others except:
    1. Signing treaties that show that they respect the rights of other countries
    2. Providing humanitarian aid in times of crisis
    3. Going to war to defend the rights of people who are oppressed
    4. Raising tariffs to ensure the country makes a profit on goods shipped to other countries.
  3. How would show respect for someone else's right to practice the following rights? Use a specific example to support your response.
  4. Why was it necessary for the thirteen colonies to go to war when their rights were not respected?