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  1. Judicial Review
  2. Northwest Territory
  3. Northwest Ordinance
  4. Cabinet
  5. Federalists
  1. a Supporters of the Constitution that were led by Alexander Hamilton and John Adams. They firmly believed the national government should be strong. They didn't want the Bill of Rights because they felt citizens' rights were already well protected by the Constitution.
  2. b The 1787 Northwest Ordinance defined the process by which new states could be admitted into the Union from the Northwest Territory. He ordinance forbade slavery in the territory but allowed citizens to vote on the legality of slavery once statehood had been established. The Northwest Ordinance was the most lasting measure of the national government under the Articles of Confederation
  3. c persons appointed by the president to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers
  4. d the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
  5. e part of the land given to the Americans by the British in the treaty of Paris

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the branch of government that carries out or enforces laws
  2. A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders by voting
  3. a government tax on imports or exports
  4. a protest caused by tax on liquor; it tested the will of the government, Washington's quick response showed the government's strength and mercy
  5. an expedition sent by Thomas Jefferson to explore the northwestern territories of the United States

5 True/False questions

  1. Louisiana Purchaseterritory in western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million during Jefferson's Presidency

          

  2. Judicial Branchthe power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional

          

  3. Marbury vs. Madisona protest caused by tax on liquor; it tested the will of the government, Washington's quick response showed the government's strength and mercy

          

  4. Anti-FederalistsSupporters of the Constitution that were led by Alexander Hamilton and John Adams. They firmly believed the national government should be strong. They didn't want the Bill of Rights because they felt citizens' rights were already well protected by the Constitution.

          

  5. Alien and Sedition ActsThe first ten amendments to the Constitution

          

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