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  1. Great Compromise
  2. Treaty of Paris, 1783
  3. Republic
  4. Marbury vs. Madison
  5. Cabinet
  1. a 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. b Case in which the supreme court first asserted th power of Judicial review - Supreme court can declare laws unconsitutional
  3. c A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders by voting
  4. d Treaty Between England and the Colonies , formally ended the American Revolutionary War
  5. e persons appointed by the president to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. 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. the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
  4. incident of the late 1790s in which French secret agents demanded a bribe and a loan to France in lieu of negotiating a dispute John Adams was president
  5. The first ten amendments to the Constitution

5 True/False questions

  1. Executive Branchthe branch of government that makes the laws.

          

  2. PreambleIntroduction to the Constitution

          

  3. Articles of ConfederationOpposed 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. Lewis and Clark Expeditiona protest caused by tax on liquor; it tested the will of the government, Washington's quick response showed the government's strength and mercy

          

  5. Legislative Branchthe branch of government that carries out or enforces laws