Chapter 7 and constitution study guide

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1 strength or thing gov't could do:

issue curcreny

2 strength or thing gov't could do:

maintain armed forces

3 strength or thing gov't could do:

conduct foreign affairs

1 weakness or thing gov't couldnt do:

impose taxes

2 weakness or thing gov't couldnt do:

regulate trade

3 weakness or thing gov't couldnt do:

lacked a cheif executive (head leader)

1 problem the U.S. was having w/ britan as a result of not honoring the Treaty of Paris

problem w/ Britian as a result of not honoring the treaty of paris was british merchants were keeping american merchants out of profitable aeras

1 problem the U.S was having w/ Spain as a result of westward expansion

problem w/ Spain as a result of westward expansion was spain closed the lower part of the Mississppi river to American shipping

What happened in Shays rebellion:

The farmers in shays rebellon were getting their land taken away to pay depts so they tried to burn the courthouse

Why did Shay's rebellion worry americans:

Shay's rebellion worried Americans because the gov't could not control unrest and prevent violence

What is the preamble and what does it do:

The preamble is the introduction to the constitution and reflects the basic principle of american gov't

How many articles are in the constitution:

there are 7 articles in the constitution

What do the first three articles talk about

The first three articles talk about the 3 branches of gov't

Qualifactions for Reprsentative:

Qualifactions for Representative are 25 years of age or older, must live in the U.S. for 7 years, and you have to run for where you live

Qualifactions for Senate:

Qualifactions for Senate are 30 years of age, citizen for 9 years, and live in the state you are running for

what is the length of term for Represetative:

2 years for Representative

what is the length of term for Senate:

6 years for Senate

what is the length of term for President

8 years for president

Qualifactions for president:

Qualifactions for president are 35 years of age, must be a citizen of U.S. by birth, and a resident of the U.S. for 14 years

Who introduced the Virginia Plan:

Edmund Randolph introduced the V plan

Who introduced the New Jersey Plan:

William Paterson introduced the NJ plan

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