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5 Matching questions

  1. Judicial Review
  2. Anti-Federalists
  3. Louisiana Purchase
  4. Bill of Rights
  5. tariff
  1. a territory in western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million during Jefferson's Presidency
  2. b Opposed the adoption of the U.S. Constitution b/c it gave too much power to the national govt at the expense of the state govts and it lacked a bill of rights
  3. c The first ten amendments to the Constitution
  4. d the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
  5. e a government tax on imports or exports

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. British practice of taking American sailors and forcing them into military service
  2. a protest caused by tax on liquor; it tested the will of the government, Washington's quick response showed the government's strength and mercy
  3. agreement at the constitutional Convention that 3/5 of the slaves in any state be counted in its population
  4. Case in which the supreme court first asserted th power of Judicial review - Supreme court can declare laws unconsitutional
  5. A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of people who opposed Federalist policies during John Adams presidency

5 True/False questions

  1. FederalistsSupporters of the Constitution that were led by Alexander Hamilton and John Adams. They firmly believed the national government should be strong. They didn't want the Bill of Rights because they felt citizens' rights were already well protected by the Constitution.


  2. Virginia PlanOpposite of the Virginia Plan, it proposed a single-chamber congress in which each state had one vote. This created a conflict with representation between bigger states, who wanted control befitting their population, and smaller states, who didn't want to be bullied by larger states.


  3. Treaty of Paris, 1783Treaty Between England and the Colonies , formally ended the American Revolutionary War


  4. Executive Branchthe branch of government that carries out or enforces laws


  5. Judicial BranchThe branch of government that interprets laws