5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Alien and Sedition Acts
- Fourteen Points
- Judicial activism
- a Moralistic ideals of Wilson; called for creation of a group of nations to help ensure peace. U.S. never joined because of a veto by Congress.
- b A business entity created to monopolize and dominate a market.
- c Laws passed by Congress to stifle writings of French propagandists against neutrality of US.
- d Promoting one's town or city, sometimes in an excessive or exaggerated manner, in order to increase both its quality and its public perception.
- e When the courts use judicial power to achieve social goals.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Alliance of southern states that seceded from the union over slavery.
- Plan presented during Constitutional Convention in which each state equal representation.
- Fundamental rights granted by nature that government can not abrogate, bound to protect.
- Supreme court case in which judicial review established.
- Aspect of party politics in which voters are systematically rounded up and helped to get to the polling place.
5 True/False questions
Republican Party → Midnight Appointment by John Adams, sued Secretary of State Madison for delivery of commission, being withheld by order of President Jefferson.
Alexander Hamilton → Served as first Secretary of Treasury under Washington and founded Federalist Party. Co-wrote Federalist, for strong government.
Poleis → City or city-state, often self-governed by its citizens.
Land Ordinance of 1785 → Called for systematic survey of the Northwest Territory and division into mile-square plots and organization into townships.
Supermajority → Political group for the ratification of the Constitution.