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Which of the following contributed most to the development of religious toleration in the British colonies?


(A) The stand of Roger Williams in defense of liberty of conscience

(B) The Puritan guarantee of religious freedom to settlers in the Massachusetts Bay colony

(C) The common interest of each of the numerous sects in preventing domination of any of the others

(D) The attitude of religious indifference that permeated the colonial aristocracy

I think it's C

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