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US History: Forming a Government
Articles of Confederation
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
Federalist Papers
Created 10 years before the Constitution
signed in 1215, declared that kings and queens were not above…
passed in 1689, stated that the monarchy could not pass taxes…
series of anonymously written essays that reassured Americans…
Articles of Confederation
Created 10 years before the Constitution
Magna Carta
signed in 1215, declared that kings and queens were not above…
39 terms
Forming a Government-US History
shays rebellion
the relationship between the state and…
what did the creators of the articles…
three effects of the northwest ordinan…
led to taxes failing heavily on farmers/ hard to pay off debt
...
return of monarchy
1)new territory ... 2) provided a basis for govt. western territ…
shays rebellion
led to taxes failing heavily on farmers/ hard to pay off debt
the relationship between the state and…
...
26 terms
US History - Chapter 5 Forming a Government
federalism
judicial branch
George Mason
Bill of Rights
sharing of power between central and state governments, creat…
branch of government responsible for interpreting the laws
opposed the Constitution because it did not have a section pr…
document created to protect the rights of citizens
federalism
sharing of power between central and state governments, creat…
judicial branch
branch of government responsible for interpreting the laws
10 terms
US History Forming a Government
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
Constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
A document that made the king have to obey English law.
A bill passed in 1689 that reduced the powers of the English…
A set of laws that states what the government can and can't do.
A document that said people couldn't be forced to attend a ch…
Magna Carta
A document that made the king have to obey English law.
English Bill of Rights
A bill passed in 1689 that reduced the powers of the English…
10 terms
history test, forming of the US Government
Washington's legacy
federalist
democratic republican
Who ratified the constitutuon?
-refused to run again after two terms... -defeated native americ…
-work with the British... -favor a loose interpretation of the c…
- wants states/people to have power... -believes in strict inter…
Federalists; 9 of 13 states needed to agree, added Bill of Ri…
Washington's legacy
-refused to run again after two terms... -defeated native americ…
federalist
-work with the British... -favor a loose interpretation of the c…
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US History: Forming the Government Vocabulary
John Locke
Baron de Montesquieu
Daniel Shay
Federalist
philosopher who influenced the formation of the American gove…
French philosopher who influenced the formation of the Americ…
Leader of Shay's Rebellion; Farmer; War veteran
Favored the constitution
John Locke
philosopher who influenced the formation of the American gove…
Baron de Montesquieu
French philosopher who influenced the formation of the Americ…
18 terms
US History: Forming a Government
Articles of Confederation
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
Federalist Papers
Created 10 years before the Constitution
signed in 1215, declared that kings and queens were not above…
passed in 1689, stated that the monarchy could not pass taxes…
series of anonymously written essays that reassured Americans…
Articles of Confederation
Created 10 years before the Constitution
Magna Carta
signed in 1215, declared that kings and queens were not above…
39 terms
US History Chapter 5 - Forming a Government
Bill of Rights
checks and balances
Constitution
Constitutional Convention
the first 10 ammendments to the Constitution
system that prevents any branch of government from becoming t…
set of basic principles that determine the powers and duties…
meetings held in Philadelphia at which delegates from the sta…
Bill of Rights
the first 10 ammendments to the Constitution
checks and balances
system that prevents any branch of government from becoming t…
26 terms
US History Chapter 5 Forming a Government
The two documents that limited the pow…
__________ was a document signed in 12…
__________ was passed in 1689. It kept…
A set of basic principals and laws tha…
Magna Carta and the English Bill of Rights
Magna Carta
The English Bill of Rights
Constitution
The two documents that limited the pow…
Magna Carta and the English Bill of Rights
__________ was a document signed in 12…
Magna Carta
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Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
31 terms
US History Chapter 5: Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
a document signed by King John in 1215 that makes the king su…
a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and…
a document that declared that no person could be forced to at…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
a document signed by King John in 1215 that makes the king su…
constitution
a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and…
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US History: Chapter 4- Forming the Government Review
What did John Locke believe?
What did Boron de Montesquieu believe?
How many branches of government did th…
What are the successes of the Articles…
Social contracts between political rulers and the people they…
Separation of powers
One
Make coins, borrow money, make treaties
What did John Locke believe?
Social contracts between political rulers and the people they…
What did Boron de Montesquieu believe?
Separation of powers
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US History 1- Forming a Government
Why did some Partriots want Republic G…
Who was one of the Patriots that was f…
Why did some people dislike a Republic.
Who wanted a stronger state legislatur…
They wanted to put more power in the hands of the people.
Thomas Paine
They didn't trust the judgement of the people.
The more Democratic patriots.
Why did some Partriots want Republic G…
They wanted to put more power in the hands of the people.
Who was one of the Patriots that was f…
Thomas Paine
Greene US History Final (Forming the Government)
o Who was the Father of the Constituti…
o What were the Articles of Confederat…
o What was Shay's Rebellion about and…
o What was the Constitutional Conventi…
• James Madison.
• There were 5 articles. ... • Replaced because they loosely uni…
• Armed uprising that took place in Massachusetts in 1786-178…
• Meeting attended by 55 of America's most distinguished lead…
o Who was the Father of the Constituti…
• James Madison.
o What were the Articles of Confederat…
• There were 5 articles. ... • Replaced because they loosely uni…
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Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
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Ch 7 Test - A Government is Formed: US History AGS
A tax on goods leaving or entering som…
A good sent to another country is call…
The ______ favored equal state rights.
The President belongs to the ______.
tariff
export
New Jersey Plan
executive branch
A tax on goods leaving or entering som…
tariff
A good sent to another country is call…
export
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Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
33 terms
us history ch 4 forming a government terms
magna carta
constitution
english bill of rights
virginia statute for religious freedom
an english document that limited the power of the monarch.
a set of principles and laws that states the powers and dutie…
the bill declared the power of parliament and kept the monarc…
a law that included thomas jefferson's ideas granting religio…
magna carta
an english document that limited the power of the monarch.
constitution
a set of principles and laws that states the powers and dutie…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
19 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
constitution
Articles of Confederation
ratification
Shay's Rebellion
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
official approval
rebellion of farmers against the Articles of Confederation; w…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
49 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
18 terms
US Government - 1.2 Forms of Government
anarchy
autocracy
monarchy
absolute monarchy
no government
a system of government in which one person holds unlimited po…
a system of government in which one person actually or symbol…
a monarchical system of government in which the monarch's pow…
anarchy
no government
autocracy
a system of government in which one person holds unlimited po…
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The Forming of the US government
Article of confederation
Antifederalist
Federalist
Virginia plan
Gave the federal government less power than the states in fea…
Against constitution, want a stronger state government
For the constitution, in favor of a stronger federal government
Based on population
Article of confederation
Gave the federal government less power than the states in fea…
Antifederalist
Against constitution, want a stronger state government
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
32 terms
Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
24 terms
US History Government/Civics
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
Federalism
The branch of the United States government that has the power…
The branch of the U.S. government that explains the law and o…
The branch of the government responsible for carrying out the…
A system of government in which bodies such as states or prov…
Legislative Branch
The branch of the United States government that has the power…
Judicial Branch
The branch of the U.S. government that explains the law and o…
40 terms
SS: Forming of the US Government
President must be a...
Names of the three branches
1st milestone of British govt.
seven principles of the Constitution
Natural born citizen of the US
Legislative, executive, judicial
English democracy
1) Popular Sovereignty, 2) Limited Government, 3) Separation…
President must be a...
Natural born citizen of the US
Names of the three branches
Legislative, executive, judicial
356 terms
US History and Government Review
abolitionist
affirmative action
Allies
al-Qaeda
a person seeking the legal end of slavery
steps taken to increase the representation of women and minor…
the WWI alliance of Britain, France, Russia, and later the US…
world terrorist organization responsible for September 11, 20…
abolitionist
a person seeking the legal end of slavery
affirmative action
steps taken to increase the representation of women and minor…
140 terms
Combo with "Ch 5 US History Holt McDougal Forming a Government" and 1 other
Magna Carta
constitution
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
suffrage
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
document that declared no person could be forced to attend a…
the right to vote
Magna Carta
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the fir…
constitution
a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
58 terms
US History & Government
Federalism
Checks and Balances
Separation of Power
Veto
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
Constitutional division of powers among the legislative, exec…
Chief executive's power to reject a bill passed by a legislat…
Federalism
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
Checks and Balances
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
12 terms
Forming a Government - History
Constitutional Convention
James Madison
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Meeting held in Philadelphia to create a new constitution
A leading convention delegate from Virginia
A plan giving supreme power to the central government and cre…
A plan creating unicameral, or one-house, legislature
Constitutional Convention
Meeting held in Philadelphia to create a new constitution
James Madison
A leading convention delegate from Virginia
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US History Terms: Government
Congress
Ratified
Republic
Demoncracy
Part of the legislative branch made up of the Senate and the…
Voted to put in place; voted "yes"
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
a government ruled by the people
Congress
Part of the legislative branch made up of the Senate and the…
Ratified
Voted to put in place; voted "yes"
24 terms
US History Government/Civics
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
Federalism
The branch of the United States government that has the power…
The branch of the U.S. government that explains the law and o…
The branch of the government responsible for carrying out the…
A system of government in which bodies such as states or prov…
Legislative Branch
The branch of the United States government that has the power…
Judicial Branch
The branch of the U.S. government that explains the law and o…
16 terms
History "Forming a Government"
Magna carta
English bill of rights
Constitution
Suffrage
A document signed by king john making the king subject to law
Declared the supremacy of parliament
Set of basic laws and principles that state the power of the…
Right to vote
Magna carta
A document signed by king john making the king subject to law
English bill of rights
Declared the supremacy of parliament
25 terms
History- forming a government
Northwest Ordinance
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
Mayflower Compact
Articles of Confederation
created in 1787 as a territorial representation and prohibite…
document that established a precedence for religious freedom
colonial document that spelled out the rules and paved the wa…
document that was created as the 13 states first organized go…
Northwest Ordinance
created in 1787 as a territorial representation and prohibite…
Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
document that established a precedence for religious freedom
27 terms
Forming the US Government Quiz 2
Constitutional Convention of 1787
bicameral legislature
The Great Compromise
The New Jersey Plan
a meeting of state delegates to revise the Articles of Confed…
a lawmaking group composed of two chambers (or "houses")
also known as the Connecticut Plan, this compromise created o…
a plan proposed at the Constitutional Convention to create a…
Constitutional Convention of 1787
a meeting of state delegates to revise the Articles of Confed…
bicameral legislature
a lawmaking group composed of two chambers (or "houses")
10 terms
History Forms of Government
Totalitarianism
Anarchy
Autonomy
Coup D' Etat
a system where the state controls nearly every aspect of the…
where a nation, territory, or community has no system of gove…
a country or government that rules itself, separate from othe…
the sudden overthrow of a government, usually done by a small…
Totalitarianism
a system where the state controls nearly every aspect of the…
Anarchy
where a nation, territory, or community has no system of gove…
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History Forming A Government
England had limited the power of its _…
Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom-…
Under the ________________, Congress w…
But it would have limited powers in or…
kings - queens
no person could be forced to attend a particular church - pay…
Articles Of Confideration
protect the liberties of the people
England had limited the power of its _…
kings - queens
Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom-…
no person could be forced to attend a particular church - pay…
12 terms
US History: Civics & Government
Representative Democracy
Legislative Branch
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
A form of government in which the citizens elect officials to…
Established in Article One of the Constitution. Comprised of…
Established in Article Three. Judges are appointed by the Exe…
Established in Article Two. Calls for the election of Pres an…
Representative Democracy
A form of government in which the citizens elect officials to…
Legislative Branch
Established in Article One of the Constitution. Comprised of…
20 terms
US History... Forming a Nation
James Madison
Theme of Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Virginia Plan
Father of Constitution
Limited government
no power to tax, 1 branch of government, ... 9 states had to rat…
bicameral (2 house) legislature
James Madison
Father of Constitution
Theme of Constitution
Limited government
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History Test Forming a Government
Constitution
Republicanism
Limited Government
Suffrage
A set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
Support for a system of representative known as a republic
A political principle which holds that government should be b…
Voting rights
Constitution
A set of basic principles that determines the powers and duti…
Republicanism
Support for a system of representative known as a republic
13 terms
history forming government
federalism
great compromise
James madison
three fifths compromise
sharing of power between states and central government
the agreement to create a two house legislature... senate=equal…
attended convention. came up with Virginia plan
three fifths of the slave population would be counted when de…
federalism
sharing of power between states and central government
great compromise
the agreement to create a two house legislature... senate=equal…
14 terms
History----------------------------- Forming a Government
Rule of Law
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
John Locke believed in a...
Makes government officials subject to law
1215. Made King John subject to law
1689. Kept King and Queen from changing law without Parliament
social contract
Rule of Law
Makes government officials subject to law
Magna Carta
1215. Made King John subject to law
22 terms
Government (US History)
Impeachment
Judicial Review (by the Supreme Court)
Who has the authority to call a specia…
U.S. Constitution
the action of removing a political figure from office; one wa…
Allows Supreme Court to declare acts by the Executive and Leg…
The President of the United States
document explaining how the U.S. government was to be set up,…
Impeachment
the action of removing a political figure from office; one wa…
Judicial Review (by the Supreme Court)
Allows Supreme Court to declare acts by the Executive and Leg…
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