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5 Matching questions

  1. Federalists
  2. Treaty of Paris, 1783
  3. Whiskey Rebellion
  4. Continental Army
  5. Three Fifths Compromise
  1. a The official army of the colonies, created by second continental congress and led by George Washington
  2. b agreement at the constitutional Convention that 3/5 of the slaves in any state be counted in its population
  3. c 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
  4. d Treaty Between England and the Colonies , formally ended the American Revolutionary War
  5. e Supporters 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.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Compromise made by Constitutional Convention in which states would have equal representation in one house of the legislature and representation based on population in the other house
  2. The first ten amendments to the Constitution
  3. 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
  4. this document, the nations first constitution, was adopted by the second continental congress in 1781 during the revolution. the document was limited because states held most of the power, and congress lacked the power to tax, regulate trade, or control coinage
  5. Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in which states got a number of representatives in Congress based on their population

5 True/False questions

  1. Louisiana Purchaseterritory in western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million during Jefferson's Presidency


  2. Judicial BranchThe branch of government that interprets laws


  3. tariffnation that works with another nation for a common purpose


  4. New Jersey 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.


  5. Marbury vs. MadisonCase in which the supreme court first asserted th power of Judicial review - Supreme court can declare laws unconsitutional