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California History-Social Science Standards Test
CTB MC-Graw Hill
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State: CA

[Susan notes: It strikes me as the height of hypocrisy to interrogate students on this famous remark of Thoreau. ]

"If the injustice [of a government action] is. . .such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then I say, break the law. . . --Henry David Thoreau, 1849 Based on the excerpt above, which form of protest did transcendentalist author Thoreau favor? A. petitioning for a new government B. establishing a third party C. participating in civil disobedience D. organizing armed revolution against the government

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