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5 Matching questions

  1. Land Ordinance of 1785
  2. Constitutional Convention
  3. Edmund Randolph
  4. Wilderness Road
  5. William Patterson
  1. a Presented the Virginia Plan
  2. b The meeting in Philadelphia that was described as, "An assembly of demigods" by Thomas Jefferson.
  3. c Presented the New Jersey Plan
  4. d The trail cut by Daniel Boone over Appalachian Mts. to Kentucky
  5. e Surveyors staked out six mile square plots called Townships.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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)
  2. 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)
  3. Father of the Constitution
  4. Described how the new territory would be governed, and set conditions for settlement.
  5. The first ten amendments to the Constitution

5 True/False questions

  1. Articles of Confederation1. 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)

          

  2. John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, James MadisonFather of the Constitution

          

  3. Great CompromiseCompromise that settled the issue of representation in Congress - the Senate would give each state equal representation, and the House of Representatives would have representation based on on state's population

          

  4. Anti-FederalistsPeople who supported the Constitution

          

  5. FederalistsPeople who supported the Constitution