5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Strengths of Articles of Confederation
- Executive Compromise
- Bill of Rights
- Northwest Territory
- a Included land from the states of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, and part of Minnesota
- b Compromise that settled the election of a the president
- c The first ten amendments to the Constitution
- d The people choose representative for them.
- e 1. Governed nation during the American Revolutionary War (raised army, paid soldiers) 2. Negotiated the Treaty of Paris at end of war (established independence from Britain and set boundaries for US) 3. Passed the Land Ordinance of 1785 - (townships and free public education) 4. Passed the Northwest Ordinance how new territory settled and settlers' rights (Outlawed slavery, guaranteed freedom of religion, trial by jury)
5 Multiple choice questions
- 1. Lacked power to enforce laws (no power to put down rebellions) 2. Lacked power to levy taxes (no way to raise money for roads, schools) 3. Lacked power to regulate trade among states (made trade difficult between states because of taxes on goods as they passed through each state) 4. Required all 13 states to approve changes in the Articles (made it difficult to make any changes in laws)
- Plan that proposed two houses both based on population.
- The meeting in Philadelphia that was described as, "An assembly of demigods" by Thomas Jefferson.
- The trail cut by Daniel Boone over Appalachian Mts. to Kentucky
- Said, "If men were angels, no government would be necessary."
5 True/False questions
Patrick Henry → Father of the Constitution
Shay's Rebellion → Father of the Constitution
William Patterson → Father of the Constitution
Anti-Federalists → People who were against the Constitution
John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison → The three men who wrote The Federalist Papers.