5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- George Whitefield
- John Dickinson
- Missouri Compromise
- George Washington
- Jonathan Edwards
- a 1820 compromise of the admission of MIssouri into the United States. Admitted Missouri as a slave state, and Maine as a free state
- b A Congregationalist preacher of the Great Awakening who spoke of the fiery depths of hell.
- c Preacher who traveled throughout the colonies: He said the key test of election (salvation) is an emotional conversion experience
- d Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
- e delegate of Pennsylvania, who led a group that favored quick reconciliation with Great Britain as opposed to independence.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an agreement that pledged not to import or use goods imported from great britain
- Cartographer, explorer, governor of New France. The major role Champlain played in the St Lawrence River area earned him the title of "father of New France."
- This document, the nation's first constitution, was adopted by the Second Continental Congress in 1781 during the Revolution. The document was limited because states held most of the power, and Congress lacked the power to tax, regulate trade, or control coinage.
- Series of essays that defended the Constitution and tried to reassure Americans that the states would not be overpowered by the federal government.
- Land from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains purchased from France for 15 million dollars. It doubled the size of the US at the time, getting more land than the US wanted.
5 True/False Questions
United States Constitution → On July 8, 1775, the colonies made a final offer of peace to Britain, agreeing to be loyal to the British government if it addressed their grievances (repealed the Coercive Acts, ended the taxation without representation policies). It was rejected by Parliament, which in December 1775 passed the American Prohibitory Act forbidding all further trade with the colonies.
republican motherhood → suggested that women would be responsible for raising their children to be virtuous citizens of the new American republic
Marbury v. Madison → This case establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review
First Great Awakening → Religious revival in the American colonies of the eighteenth century during which a number of new Protestant churches were established.
Alexander Hamilton → Delegate to the Constitutional Convention and leader of the Federalists; first secretary of the treasury.