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  1. Federalists
  2. Agreement among states to give up western land claims
  3. Shays rebellion
  4. Society of Cincinnati
  5. Northwest ordinance of 1787
  1. a wealthy conservatives devoted to republicanism who engineered a nonviolent political transformation
  2. b legislation that provided for the orderly transformation of the western territories into states
  3. c an exclusive order of military officers that aroused strong democratic opposition
  4. d scared conservatives and made them determined to strengthen the central government agaaisnt debtors
  5. e made possible the approval of the articles of confederation and the passage of two important laws governing western lands

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. a list of guarantees that federalists promised to add to the constitution in order to win ratification
  2. the increasing separation of church and state
  3. new name for the Anglican church after it was disestablished and de-anglicized in Virginia and elsewhere
  4. there would be representation by population in the house of representaives but equal representation of all states in the senate
  5. one-square mile areas, thirty six of which composed a township, with one area set aside for the support of schools

5 True/False questions

  1. One way that American independence actually harmed the nations economic fortunes was bycutting off American trade with the British empire


  2. George Washingtonfather of the constitution and author of Federalist No. 10


  3. Attempts to establish strong governments in post-Revolutionary America were seriously hindered bythe revolutionary ideology that preached natural rights and suspicion of all governmental authority


  4. John Jaythe status of a western area under the Northwest Ordinance after it established an organized government but before it became a state


  5. James Madisonfather of the constitution and author of Federalist No. 10