5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- excise tax
- Alexander Hamilton
- Bill of Rights
- Treaty of Greenville
- George Washington
- a Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
- b Treaty made after the Battle of Fallen Timbers in which the Native-Americans surrendered their homelands in what is now Ohio. Took almost all of the Ohio away from the Native-Americans.
- c a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)
- d a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution)
- e Delegate to the Constitutional Convention and leader of the Federalists; first secretary of the treasury.
5 Multiple choice questions
- These documents drafted by James Madison and Thomas Jefferson claimed that the Alien and Sedition Acts violated the U.S. Constitution. These resolutions affirmed the principle of states' rights
- United States diplomat and jurist who negotiated peace treaties with Britain and served as the first chief justice of the United States Supreme Court (1745-1829)
- Laws in which residence before citizenship changed from five years to fourteen, and the President was given power to deport (in times of peace) or imprison (in times of war) dangerous immigrants
- native american leader who led native american confederacy against americans in the Battle of Falledn Timbers, chieftain of the miami tribe
- In 1789 Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court system. The act managed to quiet popular apprehensions by establishing in each state a federal district court that operated according to local procedures.
5 True/False questions
Charles Talleyrand → French foreign minister; the xyz affair
Bank of the United States → a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution)
XYZ Affair → France and England start to seize American ships; starts an "unofficial war" between America and France; Causes the creation of 33 ships for a navy and ends long treaty with France
Jay's Treaty → free navigation of the Mississippi River; right to deposit goods New Orleans, no customs no more indian attacks
Pickney's Treaty → free navigation of the Mississippi River; right to deposit goods New Orleans, no customs no more indian attacks