5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Virginia Plan
- The Great Compromise
- Annapolis Conference
- tribal sovereignty
- Bank of the United States
- a Proposed by Alexander Hamilton (1791 :: 20-year charter)
government was the major stockholder.
strong and stable national currency.
Jefferson opposed the bank (as a republican); he thought it was un-constitutional.
A place where all the tax money would go, money would be printed, loans issued, and loans regulated.
- b - Under constitution, natives were legal entities, but not foreign nations
- not citizens of the U.S.
"""Considered nation within a nation."""
- c This meeting was called by Alexander Hamilton and others to talk about the lowering of taxes and tariffs to increase trade between the states.
- d All bills would originate in the house
Direct taxes on states according to population
-the senate would have 2 representatives from each state
-House of Representatives would be based on population
- e Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in which states got a number of representatives in Congress based on their population
5 Multiple choice questions
- Warned Americans not to get involved in European affairs, not to make permanent alliances, not to form political parties and to avoid sectionalism.
- One of the last important laws passed by the expiring Federalist Congress. It created 16 new federal judgeships and other judicial offices (known as the midnight appointees). This was Adams's last attempt to keep Federalists power in the new Republican Congress. His goal was for federalists to dominate the judicial branch of government.
- created because of Quasi war.
- A system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other branches in order to prevent abuse of power
- Father of Constitution
Supported Federalist Papers (along with Hamilton and John Jay)
Author of Bill of Rights
Presidency (4th) marked by War of 1812
Proposed Virginia Plan
5 True/False questions
The Federalist Papers → In this, Madison talked about the danger of political factions and offered his republican solution to them.
first party system → loosely organized Federalist party and Democratic-Republican party;
- Revolution of 1800. John Adams (Fed.) and Thomas Jefferson (Republican) ran
- Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr as vice president (both Republican) replaced all Federalists except in Judiciary --> in desperation, Federalists passed Judiciary Act of 1801 allowing midnight appointees of several Fed. judges.
New Jersey Plan → Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in which states got a number of representatives in Congress based on their population
Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions → - farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey
- an army, led by Washington, put down the rebellion.
- The incident showed that the new government under the Constitution could react swiftly and effectively to such a problem, in contrast to the inability of the government under the Articles of Confederation to deal with Shay's Rebellion.
Jay's Treaty → failed to compensate Brit assaults on ships and withdrawal of Brit forces from frontier, but prevented war, established American sovereignty over Northwest, satisfactory commercial relationship
- allowed peace to be made with Spain b/c raised fears of Brit/American alliance in North America, Pinckney's treaty 1795 recognized US right to Mississippi, Florida border, control of Indian raids from FL