← AHTG Final Vocab 1 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- McCullough v. Maryland
- Political convention
- Auxiliary precautions
- Theodore Roosevelt
- William Marbury
- a Midnight Appointment by John Adams, sued Secretary of State Madison for delivery of commission, being withheld by order of President Jefferson.
- b Structure in government to make it more difficult for power to become concentrated in any one group's ands, seen by the Founders as backup system to virtue.
- c 26th President. Known for his boisterous personality, trust busting, championing environmental causes, and promoting "big stick" foreign policy.
- d Supreme Court case in which greater federal power was established by maintaining the national bank.
- e Large meeting of party delegates for the purpose of nominating candidates, often held with much pomp and ballyhoo.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Second Cousin to John Adams, organizer of Boston Tea Party. Served in Continental Congress and signed Declaration if Independence, but was opposed to strong federal government.
- One of most well-known Founders, leading printer, scientist, inventor, ad diplomat. Helped secure France as an ally during Revolutionary War.
- American statesman and congressman who founded the Whig party.
- VA representative at the Constitutional Convention, refused to sign the Constitution because it did not contain a declaration of rights.
- 7th President. championed US as a democracy pushing for more political involvement by the common man. Also vetoed the US Bank's charter and made other reforms to keep the federal government small.
5 True/False Questions
New Deal → Wealthy slaveowner from Tennessee who served in both the House and the Senate, Bell ran for U.S. President against Lincoln, Breckinridge, and Douglas with Constitutional Union Party on moderate pro-slavery platform.
James Wilson → 4th President. "Father of the Constitution". Co-authored The federalist with Hamilton and Jay, helped Jefferson create the Democratic-Republican Party.
Republican Party → Political part that stems from the controversy over slaver. Was dedicated to keeping future territories and states free from slavery.
Fourteen Points → Political group for the ratification of the Constitution.
George B. McClellan → 5th Chief Justice. Ruled that Missouri Compromise was unconstitutional.