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5 Matching questions

  1. Marbury v. Madison
  2. Napoleon Bonaparte
  3. Lame duck
  4. Gouverneur Morris
  5. Party newspaper
  1. a PA representative at the Constitutional Convention, Morris credited with authoring large sections of the Constitution, including the Preamble.
  2. b Time between election of a new political official and when they take office. Refers to outgoing officials lack of power.
  3. c Journal used by a political party for disseminating party information to and encouraging more active participation among the grass roots voters.
  4. d Supreme court case in which judicial review established.
  5. e French Emperor and European conqueror who sold France's North American holdings to the US as the Louisiana Purchase.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. VA representative at the Constitutional Convention, refused to sign the Constitution because it did not contain a declaration of rights.
  2. Judiciary appointments made by John Adams in response to Democratic Republican victory in Congress and Presidency.
  3. Alliance of southern states that seceded from the union over slavery.
  4. Political group for the ratification of the Constitution.
  5. Wealthy slaveowner from Tennessee who served in both the House and the Senate, Bell ran for U.S. President against Lincoln, Breckinridge, and Douglas with Constitutional Union Party on moderate pro-slavery platform.

5 True/False questions

  1. John BrownWealthy slaveowner from Tennessee who served in both the House and the Senate, Bell ran for U.S. President against Lincoln, Breckinridge, and Douglas with Constitutional Union Party on moderate pro-slavery platform.

          

  2. William MarburyMidnight Appointment by John Adams, sued Secretary of State Madison for delivery of commission, being withheld by order of President Jefferson.

          

  3. Judicial activismPower of Supreme Court to rule constitutionality of laws.

          

  4. Separation of powersDividing powers of government between the three branches.

          

  5. Woodrow Wilson28th President. Helped frame the Treaty of Versailles ending WWI and proposed Fourteen Points that included the formation of the League of Nations.