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Trimester 1 EXAM Review (2106)
Questions from Ch. 7 / Ch. 8 and Ch. 9.1 & 9.2 + Constitution
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments of the US Constitution
a government in which citizens rule through elected representatives
Western Pennsylvanian farmers rebelled against federal taxes
The president must receive a majority of this vote.
The practice of forcing people to serve in the navy
Freedom of religion, speech, petition the govt.
Congress has the power to act as needed to meet changing conditions
Collection of essays against the Constitition
President Jefferson used this to justify the Louisiana Purchase
Law that helped stop the spread of slavery in the West
Supreme Law of the land / final authority
Checks and Balances
Helps keep any one branch of govt from getting too much power
Articles of Confederation
America's FIRST Constitution.
President can check on Congress with this . . .
Judiciary Act of 1789
Established the federal court system
Favoritism of one political party
Made it illegal to criticize the government
George Washing warned that political parties would. . .
divide the country
Gave president the power to deport aliens
Kentucky & Virginia Resolutions
Nullified federal laws
Election of 1800 was decided by . . .
The House of Representatives
Supreme Court's ability to rule on the Constitutionality of laws is found in where. . .
Purchase from FRANCE
Killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel
Changed the requirements for presidential elections
Broadened the powers of the Supreme Court
French Emperor who wanted to build an empire in the Americas
Lewis and Clark
Led the expedition to explore the Louisiana Territory
French demanded a bribe to stop impressing American sailors
Marbury v. Madison
Established Judicial Review
Suggested the Great Compromise
Supporters of the new Constitution
"Let the People do as they wish"
Federalists believed the Louisiana Purchase was. . .
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
John Marshall was this for the Marbury v. Madison case
Book of essays supporting the Constitution
Were upset that there was no Bill of Rights in the Constitution
American's were upset with this treaty because the British would continue to impress our sailors
Led a rebellion in Santo Domingo / changed Napoleon's plans for North America
The constitution counted slaves for representation by this compromise
Believed in strong central government
Meetings in preparing for elections
A mountain in Colorado is named after him
Division of powers between the national and state governments
Jefferson responded to this rebellion with "the tree of liberty must be refreshed, from time to time, with the blood of patriots and tyrants."
The Supreme Court has the power to decide