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US History 1: Chapter 5 & The Constitution
Republic
Republicanism
Land Ordinance of 1785
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
A form of government in which certain citizens choose their l…
A philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
A law that divided much of the United States into a system of…
Federal order that divided the Northwest Territory into small…
Republic
A form of government in which certain citizens choose their l…
Republicanism
A philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
24 terms
American History 1: The US Constitution.
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1785
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shays's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Described how de land north of the Ohio River could become se…
Daniel Shay's led a group of farmers to stop the courts from…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
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US History Constitution to Article 1
Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
First 10 Amendments. Designed to give people more power
Freedom of Speech, Press, Assembly, and Petition
Right to Bear Arms (Own Guns)
Right to Appropriate Search and Seizure. Right to secure belo…
Bill of Rights
First 10 Amendments. Designed to give people more power
1st Amendment
Freedom of Speech, Press, Assembly, and Petition
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US HISTORY & CONSTITUTION STUDY 1
Boston Massacre
John Locke
John Rolfe
Indentured Servant
Was used as propaganda in the colonies to unite them against…
English philosopher that believed in Natural rights and influ…
Introduced tobacco as a cash crop.
Person who worked off a debt.
Boston Massacre
Was used as propaganda in the colonies to unite them against…
John Locke
English philosopher that believed in Natural rights and influ…
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US History 1 Constitution Test
Constitution is a unique document
Ability to be changed
Created a Federation
Created a _________________ Democracy
Open to interpretation
Amendment Process
Strong Central government shares... power w/ weaker State govern…
Representative
Constitution is a unique document
Open to interpretation
Ability to be changed
Amendment Process
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US History-Unit 1: Constitution - Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and the right t…
right to keep or bear arms
no quartering troops during times of peace
protection from unreasonable searches and seizures of person…
1st Amendment
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and the right t…
2nd Amendment
right to keep or bear arms
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US Constitution 1
Democracy
Republic
Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Government ruled by people.
Government ruled by elected officials.
A set of beliefs or principles
The first constitution of the United States of America. It al…
Democracy
Government ruled by people.
Republic
Government ruled by elected officials.
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US History: The US Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The Preamble
The Articles
Amendments
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
Define the sections of the federal government and their atten…
Twenty-seven amendments in the US Constitution, the first ten…
Articles of Confederation
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
The Preamble
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
us history 1 - constitution vocab
enumerated powers
delegated powers
implied powers
advice and consent
list of items found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Const…
list of items found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Const…
powers not explicitly named in the Constitution but assumed t…
power of the United States Senate to be consulted on and appr…
enumerated powers
list of items found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Const…
delegated powers
list of items found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Const…
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Us history constitution vocab 1
confederation/Articles of Confederation
ratify
Federation
constitution
a more or less permanent union of countries with some or most…
: to make (a treaty, agreement, etc.) official by signing it…
the formation of a political unity, with a central government…
A written plan that provides the basic framework of a governm…
confederation/Articles of Confederation
a more or less permanent union of countries with some or most…
ratify
: to make (a treaty, agreement, etc.) official by signing it…
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US History Unit 2: The Constitution
Delegate
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
The New Jersey Plan
A person who is authorized to act as a representative for oth…
A supporter of the Constitution that created a federal system.
Someone who opposed the Constitution and feared a supreme cen…
A plan that proposed the States would have equal representati…
Delegate
A person who is authorized to act as a representative for oth…
Federalist
A supporter of the Constitution that created a federal system.
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AP US History Constitution
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Great (Connecticut) Compromise
Commerce Compromise
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
Provisions:... 1) A state's representation in the House of Repre…
Provisions:... The South agreed to federal control over foreign…
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
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Drafting the Constitution- US History 1
Shay's Rebellion
Great Compromise
Legislature Branch
Checks and balances
an uprising or debt-ridden Massachusettes farmers protesting…
the Constitutional conventions agreement to establish a two-h…
the branch of government that makes laws.
the provisions in the U.S. constitution that prevent any bran…
Shay's Rebellion
an uprising or debt-ridden Massachusettes farmers protesting…
Great Compromise
the Constitutional conventions agreement to establish a two-h…
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US History 1 Constitution Test
What are the Bill of Rights?
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
The 1st 10 amendments to the U.S Constitution. James Madison…
freedom of speech, religion, press, assembly
right to bear arms
quartering
What are the Bill of Rights?
The 1st 10 amendments to the U.S Constitution. James Madison…
1st Amendment
freedom of speech, religion, press, assembly
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The Constitution Part 1- Dr. Farnsworth - US History
amend
The Articles of Confederation
constitution
executive branch
To change or revise a law. This may be done to the US Constit…
Because of this document's many flaws, work began on a new co…
This term may be used for any set of laws that, together, wor…
In the United States, the President is the dominant figure in…
amend
To change or revise a law. This may be done to the US Constit…
The Articles of Confederation
Because of this document's many flaws, work began on a new co…
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US History and Constitution (Unit 1)
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
First Permanent English Colony in Amer…
Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Connecticut
New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey
Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia
Jamestown (Southern Colonies)
New England Colonies
Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Connecticut
Middle Colonies
New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey
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American History 1: The US Constitution
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1787
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships; setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio River could become s…
Daniel shays led a group of farmers to stop the courts from s…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1787
Organization distribution of land into townships; setting asi…
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US History: Chapter 8- The Constitution
popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated power
reserved power
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
power specifically given Congress in the Constitution
power belonging only to the states
popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
limited government
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
15 terms
US History - Part 1 - Constitution
Articles of Confederation... 1781-1788
US Constitution - 1787
Difference between Articles of Confede…
Constitutional Conventional of 1787
1st US Constitution (weaknesses-no executive, no judicial, no…
"The supreme law of the land." written at Phila. Convention t…
created national government having three (3) branches of gove…
major conflict between delegates was determining basis for re…
Articles of Confederation... 1781-1788
1st US Constitution (weaknesses-no executive, no judicial, no…
US Constitution - 1787
"The supreme law of the land." written at Phila. Convention t…
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US History 1 Constitution Test
Confederation
How many branches were under the Artic…
Did the states or congress have power…
Reserved Powers
A loose alliance
one branch- Congress
the states
sates rigths
Confederation
A loose alliance
How many branches were under the Artic…
one branch- Congress
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US History Confederation to Constitution
Land Ordinance of 1785
Articles of Confederation
New Jersey Plan
Northwest Ordinance
Law that established a plan for dividing the federally owned…
a document, adopted by the Continental Congress in 1777 and f…
a plan of government proposed at the Constitutional Conventio…
it described how the Northwest Territory was to be governed a…
Land Ordinance of 1785
Law that established a plan for dividing the federally owned…
Articles of Confederation
a document, adopted by the Continental Congress in 1777 and f…
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AP US History Unit 1 Pre-Colombian to Constitution
Mercantilism
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
New Amsterdam
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
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US History The Constitution (Notes #1)
When was the Constitution written and…
Was the Constitution America's first f…
What does it serve as?
Examples of basic principles?
Written in 1787 and took effect in 1789.
No it was not.
It serves as our nation's "supreme law of the land" it is the…
Freedom of speech, freedom of religion, freedom of the press.…
When was the Constitution written and…
Written in 1787 and took effect in 1789.
Was the Constitution America's first f…
No it was not.
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US History- Constitution
Legislative
Federalists
Checks and Balances
Articles of Confederation
This branch makes the laws
Those who favored a strong central government and thought tha…
This prevents any one branch of government from becoming too…
characterized by a weak central government that did not have…
Legislative
This branch makes the laws
Federalists
Those who favored a strong central government and thought tha…
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Article 1-US History Constitution
How many members in house?
What is term of office for representat…
How to determine # of reps to which ea…
Who can vote for members of house?
435
Two years
1 for every 30,000 people, must be AT LEAST one for each state
Anyone registered to vote in USA
How many members in house?
435
What is term of office for representat…
Two years
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US history 1 Confederation to Constitution
Confederation
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
James Madison
a loose union of states
the first government of the United States was set up under this
55 founding fathers came together and created the current Gov…
(VA)-"Father of the Constitution". Came up with overall plan…
Confederation
a loose union of states
Articles of Confederation
the first government of the United States was set up under this
20 terms
ELL US History: Constitution
1789
preamble
articles
amendments
Year the 13 states ratified the constitution.
Name for the introduction of the constitution.
Name for the main sections of the constitution. There are 7 a…
Name for the formal changes made to the constitution after it…
1789
Year the 13 states ratified the constitution.
preamble
Name for the introduction of the constitution.
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US Constitution 1
Bill of Rights
Separation of Powers
United States Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The first ten amendments to the Constitution; designed to pro…
The powers of government are given to three separate branches…
A document that establishes America's national government and…
America's first governing document that had many shortcomings.
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the Constitution; designed to pro…
Separation of Powers
The powers of government are given to three separate branches…
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US History test 1: Constitution
Backround of consitution
How is the constitution a "living docu…
Federation
Separation of powers
-Not specific: open to interpretation ... -"a living document":…
Created an amendment process ... No need to start over or change…
Strong central government shares power with weaker state gove…
-3 branches of government with checks and balances ... -prevents…
Backround of consitution
-Not specific: open to interpretation ... -"a living document":…
How is the constitution a "living docu…
Created an amendment process ... No need to start over or change…
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US History Review: Constitution
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
(RAPPS) Freedom of Religion, Assembly, Petition, Press, and S…
Right to Bear Arms
Freedom from Quartering soldiers
Freedom from warrantless searches
1st Amendment
(RAPPS) Freedom of Religion, Assembly, Petition, Press, and S…
2nd Amendment
Right to Bear Arms
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US HISTORY TEST: History of the Constitution 1
This created the senate and the house…
Freedom of this is guaranteed by the b…
They supported strong national governm…
They favored state's rights
Great Compromise
Religion
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
This created the senate and the house…
Great Compromise
Freedom of this is guaranteed by the b…
Religion
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US History Foundations - The Constitution and Amendments
10th Amendment
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Powers not expressly given to federal government by the Const…
Abolished slavery. First of three "Reconstruction Amendments"…
(1) All persons born in the U.S. are citizens; (2) no person…
States cannot deny any person the right to vote because of ra…
10th Amendment
Powers not expressly given to federal government by the Const…
13th Amendment
Abolished slavery. First of three "Reconstruction Amendments"…
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US History: Constitutional Principles
Federalism
Delegated Powers
Reserved Powers
Concurrent Powers
division of power between national and state governments
National powers- foreign affairs, money, interstate trade and…
State powers- education, marriage laws, trade within state
Both powers- right to tax borrow money- establish courts
Federalism
division of power between national and state governments
Delegated Powers
National powers- foreign affairs, money, interstate trade and…
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US History - Constitution Vocab
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
The Elastic Clause
People are the source of the government's power; people get t…
The process of giving the power to make, enforces, and interp…
A system that allows branches of government to ensure one bra…
A section of the constitutions that allows changes that the g…
Popular Sovereignty
People are the source of the government's power; people get t…
Separation of Powers
The process of giving the power to make, enforces, and interp…
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US History 1 Constitution Vocab Terms.
Bill
caucus
concurrent powers
delegated powers
a draft of a proposed law presented for approval to a legisla…
A. meeting of the local members of a political party especial…
A. powers that are shared by the federal and state government…
A. powers GIVEN or ISSUED to the deferral by the state govern…
Bill
a draft of a proposed law presented for approval to a legisla…
caucus
A. meeting of the local members of a political party especial…
American History 1 Unit #4: The US Constitution
The Articles Of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1785
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships; setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio River could become s…
Daniel Shay's led a group of farmers to stop the courts from…
The Articles Of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships; setting asi…
25 terms
US History Confederation to Constitution
Confederation Congress
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Territory
Northwest Ordinance
national legislative body created by the Articles of Confeder…
plan for national government in the US ratified in 1781... Estab…
lands northwest of the Appalachian Mountains
law that described how the NW Territory would be governed
Confederation Congress
national legislative body created by the Articles of Confeder…
Articles of Confederation
plan for national government in the US ratified in 1781... Estab…
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US History: The US Constitution
Which answer best describes the Articl…
More power to the states and the peopl…
Changing the articles requires 100% ap…
Limited the power of the central gover…
A constitution
For
Against
For
Which answer best describes the Articl…
A constitution
More power to the states and the peopl…
For
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US History Constitution 5.1-5.2
Articles of Confederation
Problems/weaknesses with the Articles
constitution
democracy
a set of laws that established a limited National government…
- Congress cannot collect taxes... - Articles only a league of f…
a plan of government that describes the different parts of th…
a government by the people
Articles of Confederation
a set of laws that established a limited National government…
Problems/weaknesses with the Articles
- Congress cannot collect taxes... - Articles only a league of f…
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US History Ch 1 lessons 1-2 and The Constitution
conquistadors
indentured servants
joint stock company
committees of corespondence
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
an individual who contracted to work for a colonist for a spe…
a form of business organization which many investors pool fun…
a committee organized in each colony communicate with the col…
conquistadors
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
indentured servants
an individual who contracted to work for a colonist for a spe…
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US History Chapter 9: The Constitution
Popular Sovereignty
Legislative branch
Executive branch
Judicial branch
The idea the government recieves its power from the people
Branch of government that passes laws
Branch of government that enforces the laws
Branch of government that decides if laws are carried out fai…
Popular Sovereignty
The idea the government recieves its power from the people
Legislative branch
Branch of government that passes laws
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US History: Constitution and Constitutional Compromises
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
The first form of government drafted by the Founders that fai…
An uprising led by a former militia officer, Daniel Shays, wh…
proposed a federal government made up of 3 branches and 2 leg…
proposed a federal government made up of 3 branches and a one…
Articles of Confederation
The first form of government drafted by the Founders that fai…
Shay's Rebellion
An uprising led by a former militia officer, Daniel Shays, wh…
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US History Constitution in Effect
Implied powers
Washington's Farewell Address
Cabinet
Louisiana Purchase
...
...
A group of people who advise the President of the United States
Jefferson bought the territory from France
Implied powers
...
Washington's Farewell Address
...
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Us constitution and early us history
ordinace
ratify
democracy
Bill of Rights
law
to approve
a government in which the citizens have the power to make pol…
amendments to the US constitution which protects the US citiz…
ordinace
law
ratify
to approve
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US History Voc. Constitution
1. Conquistador
2. Joint Stock Company
3. Separation of powers
4. Enumerated powers
*A conquistador is a person who is out to conquer new territo…
*A company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.…
An act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
*Found in Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution that…
1. Conquistador
*A conquistador is a person who is out to conquer new territo…
2. Joint Stock Company
*A company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders.…
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American History Unit 1 #4 (The US Constitution)
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1785
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio River could become s…
Daniel Shay's led a group of farmers to stop the courts from…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
18 terms
Prep US History - Unit 3A (Constitution)
Constitution
James Madison
Philadelphia
Preamble
A document that creates a plan of government
Father of the Constitution.
City that hosted the Constitutional Convention where the Cons…
Introduction of the Constitution that outlined the goals of t…
Constitution
A document that creates a plan of government
James Madison
Father of the Constitution.
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US History Constitution Test (Sem 1)
Confederation
Republic/Democracy
Popular Sovereignty
Tyranny
A loose organization of parts
Government where power is held in the people and the people e…
People create, alter, and abolish their government. This can…
An absolute leader (too powerful)
Confederation
A loose organization of parts
Republic/Democracy
Government where power is held in the people and the people e…
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Constitution Study Guide US History 1
amount of members in the House
length of a single term of a member of…
how frequently is the national census…
how old must someone be to become a me…
435
2 years
every 10 years
25 years
amount of members in the House
435
length of a single term of a member of…
2 years
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US History: The US Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The Preamble
The Articles
Amendments
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
Define the sections of the federal government and their atten…
Twenty-seven amendments in the US Constitution, the first ten…
Articles of Confederation
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
The Preamble
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
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