American History Fall 2020 Exam #1 ESSAY: (100 points total) a very detailed and well-developed essay. Your essay must be at minimum four paragraphs in length. The thesis in the introduction must be underlined. Must support your thesis with credible evidence and clear examples that apply to the question . ESSAY QUESTION: Americans in the late eighteenth century believed that government must be kept weak in order to prevent tyranny while also guaranteeing the rights of the people. Considering this, examining the Constitutional Convention and the arguments that emerged immediately following the document’s dissemination, explain why the Constitution took the form it did and how the Constitution offered a “restraint” on the excesses of democracy?