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5 Matching questions

  1. James Madison quote
  2. Land Ordinance of 1785
  3. Northwest Territory
  4. Bill of Rights
  5. William Patterson
  1. a Included land from the states of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin, and part of Minnesota
  2. b Surveyors staked out six mile square plots called Townships.
  3. c Said, "If men were angels, no government would be necessary."
  4. d Presented the New Jersey Plan
  5. e The first ten amendments to the Constitution

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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)
  2. Compromise 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
  3. 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)
  4. He said he "smelled a rat in Philadelphia, tending toward monarchy".
  5. Rebels take over a Massachusetts courthouse and farmers won the sympathy of many people. Showed weakness in Articles of Confederation

5 True/False questions

  1. John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, James MadisonThe three men who wrote The Federalist Papers.

          

  2. Constitutional Convention1st plan for a national government developed at the 1776 Continental Congress

          

  3. FederalistsPeople who supported the Constitution

          

  4. 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)

          

  5. Executive 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