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US History Chapter 8
Terms in this set (34)
Three branches of the executive branch
State, Treasury, and War
The first Secretary of State
The first Secretary of Treasury
The first Secretary of War
The President's advisors
Act that organized thirteen district courts, one for each of the states
Judiciary Act of 1789
Was appointed to fill the Court chief justice's position
Said that "we are a wilderness without a single footstep
The first ten amendments to the Constitution
Bill of Rights
What the Bill of Rights was specifically intended to restrict.
The state in which taxes were levied until 1833, because the Bill of Rights did not impose on states
The two major aspects of Hamilton's plan, "Report on Public Credit"
Funding and Assumption
Turning debt into money
Taking over all state debts by the national government
Issued a uniform currency, and spurred economic expansion
Advocated more flexibility on a given government issue
Held to a closer reading of the constitutional text
Group that claimed to be the true keepers of the constitutional flame
Group that viewed themselves as the last line of defense between Federalist tyranny and American liberty
Cooled much of the pro-French fever in America
A formal announcement issued by President George Washington on April 22, 1793, declaring the United States a neutral nation in the conflict between Great Britain and France.
Proclamation of Neutrality
A French ambassador who traveled the USA trying to gain American support for France
Most well-known frontiersman
The rebellion in which the people tried to rebel against the tax system, because there were certain things they didn't think should be taxed.
Outlined America's basic foreign policy until World War 2
Washington's Farewell Address
2nd American president
Adam's vice president
The most important result of Jay's Treaty
Averted war with Britain
The two most important leaders of the Republicans during Washington's administration
Jefferson and Madison
War that was never announced as official, squabbles with France and Britain
When the French offered the USA money for their support, and US completely refused, saying "We will not be bought."
Named for the three French belligerents involved in the embarrassing incident
Act that increased the number of judges
Judiciary Act of 1801
When the Judiciary Act was approved, and Adams made all the judges Federalists
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