5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Alexander Hamilton
- Pinckney's Treaty
- tribal sovereignty
- New Jersey Plan
- Virginia Plan
- a - America could settle the Northern border of Florida
- Could deposit goods at mouth of Missipi River (New Orleans)
- Spain promised it would prevent Indian raids over the border
- b - Under constitution, natives were legal entities, but not foreign nations
- not citizens of the U.S.
"""Considered nation within a nation."""
- c Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in which states got a number of representatives in Congress based on their population
- d Leader of the Federalists. First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a national bank, assumption of state debts by the federal government, and a tariff system to pay off the national debt.
- e The proposal at the Constitutional Convention that called for equal representation of each state in Congress regardless of the state's population.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- In this, Madison talked about the danger of political factions and offered his republican solution to them.
- ______ disagreed mainly over the division of power between the national government and the states.
Feds= for the Const; Antfeds= against Const
- failed to compensate Brit assaults on ships and withdrawal of Brit forces from frontier, but prevented war, established American sovereignty over Northwest, satisfactory commercial relationship
- allowed peace to be made with Spain b/c raised fears of Brit/American alliance in North America, Pinckney's treaty 1795 recognized US right to Mississippi, Florida border, control of Indian raids from FL
- the division of power among the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of government
- - George Washington became pres. for a second term.
- Hamilton and Jefferson wrote letters to GW and ask him to stay another term
- GW was elected unanimously again, Adams was VP again
- He did not trust and was against political parties.
5 True/False Questions
first party system → loosely organized Federalist party and Democratic-Republican party;
- Revolution of 1800. John Adams (Fed.) and Thomas Jefferson (Republican) ran
- Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr as vice president (both Republican) replaced all Federalists except in Judiciary --> in desperation, Federalists passed Judiciary Act of 1801 allowing midnight appointees of several Fed. judges.
President George Washington → Leader of the Federalists. First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a national bank, assumption of state debts by the federal government, and a tariff system to pay off the national debt.
The Great Compromise → All bills would originate in the house
Direct taxes on states according to population
-the senate would have 2 representatives from each state
-House of Representatives would be based on population
Proclamation of Neutrality → - A formal announcement issued by President George Washington on April 22, 1793, declaring the United States a neutral nation in the conflict between Great Britain and France that had begun with the French Revolution. It threatened legal proceedings against any American providing assistance to warring countries.
whiskey rebellion → - farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey
- an army, led by Washington, put down the rebellion.
- The incident showed that the new government under the Constitution could react swiftly and effectively to such a problem, in contrast to the inability of the government under the Articles of Confederation to deal with Shay's Rebellion.