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US Constitution 2016 U. S. History
separation of powers
judicial
checks and balances
Senate
government divided into three branches
court system was created to settle disputes and legal matters
designed to prevent any single branch from having too much po…
legislative branch body, each state has 2 Senators
separation of powers
government divided into three branches
judicial
court system was created to settle disputes and legal matters
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U.S. constitution us history honors 1
articles of confederation weaknesses
shay's rebellion
new jersey plan
virgina plan
all states have to agree on it, no national court system, nat…
mostly farmers in debt, led by daniel shay, marched down to m…
presented by william patterson, proposed a one vote per state…
drafted by james madison, the idea to have population based r…
articles of confederation weaknesses
all states have to agree on it, no national court system, nat…
shay's rebellion
mostly farmers in debt, led by daniel shay, marched down to m…
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U.S History Constitution 2
Compensation
Illegal immunity
a proposed law
Tax bills
members of both houses receive a _____ for their services
Members of both houses have ___ for anything they say or writ…
What is a bill?
What type of bill must be introduced in the House?
Compensation
members of both houses receive a _____ for their services
Illegal immunity
Members of both houses have ___ for anything they say or writ…
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U.S history 1 US Constitution Exam
How was the central government organiz…
What did the Northwest ordinance state…
What was proposed under the NJ plan? T…
What was the great compromise?
There was a Congress and a president but they had little powe…
It did not allow slavery in the new territory
NJ plan- called for equal representation for each state so sm…
Combined the two plans and divided Congress into two parts; S…
How was the central government organiz…
There was a Congress and a president but they had little powe…
What did the Northwest ordinance state…
It did not allow slavery in the new territory
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U.S. History - Constitution
Bicameral
Ordinance
Depreciate
Republic
having 2 separate lawmaking chambers
a law or regulation
to fall in value (currency)
a government in which citizens rule by choosing elected repre…
Bicameral
having 2 separate lawmaking chambers
Ordinance
a law or regulation
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U.S. History constitution
legislative branch
executive branch
judicial branch
checks and balances
Makes laws
Carries out the laws
Interprets the laws
A system that allows each branch of government to limit the p…
legislative branch
Makes laws
executive branch
Carries out the laws
10 terms
U.S. History Constitution
Preamble
Jacobson v. Massachusetts
Article I Section 8
Interstate commerce clause
"We the People of the United States, in order to form a more…
(1904) - the only case to directly address an issue using the…
These are the enumerated powers of the Congress - these are t…
This clause in Article I Section 8 gave Congress power to reu…
Preamble
"We the People of the United States, in order to form a more…
Jacobson v. Massachusetts
(1904) - the only case to directly address an issue using the…
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U.S. History Constitution
Purpose of preamble
Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
To explain the outline and goals/promises of the Constitution.
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Purpose of preamble
To explain the outline and goals/promises of the Constitution.
Article 1
Legislative Branch
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U. S. Constitution 2
head of the executive branch
number of branches of government
collective name of the legislative bra…
judicial branch
president
three
congress
Supreme Court
head of the executive branch
president
number of branches of government
three
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U.S. history: Unit 2: The Constitution
Articles of Confederation:
Democracy:
Enlightenment Philosophers:
Republican Government:
Gave central government on a few powers in relation to the po…
Government in which supreme authority rests with the people,…
John Locke, Jean Jacques Rousseau, Baron de Montesquieu, Volt…
Characteristic of democracy.
Articles of Confederation:
Gave central government on a few powers in relation to the po…
Democracy:
Government in which supreme authority rests with the people,…
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U.S. History & the Constitution - 4.2
One effect of the Interstate Commerce…
Which of these would have had the LEAS…
The beginning of the Industrial Age in…
This political cartoon was published i…
railroad
the abolition movement
late-1800s
disparity in wages between laborers and industrialists.
One effect of the Interstate Commerce…
railroad
Which of these would have had the LEAS…
the abolition movement
39 terms
History | The U.S. Constitution
Eminent domain
Amendment
22nd
Separation of church and state
Private property used for public use
Written change to the U.S. Constitution
This amendment set a two term limit to presidency
This is a strict division between religion and government
Eminent domain
Private property used for public use
Amendment
Written change to the U.S. Constitution
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u.s history and constitution
Andrew Jackson
frontier
evangelical
second great awakening
7th president, expanded presidency power
a line or border seperating 2 countries
according to teaching of the gospel of christian religion
religious revival movement
Andrew Jackson
7th president, expanded presidency power
frontier
a line or border seperating 2 countries
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US Constitution Quiz #4, U.S. Constitution Final, US Constitution Quiz #3, Quiz #2 US Constitution, Quiz #1 U.S. Constitution, US Constitution Back to School Game
Articles of Confederation
Freedom of religion, press, speech, as…
13th amendment
19th amendment
What document was governing the United States before and duri…
Name the freedoms listed in the 1st Amendment.
Which amendment abolished slavery?
Which amendment gave women the right to vote?
Articles of Confederation
What document was governing the United States before and duri…
Freedom of religion, press, speech, as…
Name the freedoms listed in the 1st Amendment.
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U.S. History Constitution
How many branches did the new governme…
What were the branches of the new gove…
What was the jobs of the branches of t…
What was the Great Compromise?
3 branches
Legislative (Congress)... Executive (President)... Judicial (Suprem…
Legislative-makes laws... Executive-enforces laws... Judicial-inter…
It was a proposal that stated the state legislatures would ch…
How many branches did the new governme…
3 branches
What were the branches of the new gove…
Legislative (Congress)... Executive (President)... Judicial (Suprem…
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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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U.S. History: Constitution
Popular Soverignty
Federalism
bill
cabinet
the people
state and national government
a law
presidents expert advisers
Popular Soverignty
the people
Federalism
state and national government
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U.S. History - Constitution
Abridge
Adjourn
Apportionment
Appropriate
To reduce
To suspend (stop) a session
distribution of seats in House based on population
to allocate funds for spending (p. 183) set aside
Abridge
To reduce
Adjourn
To suspend (stop) a session
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History U.S. Constitution
3/5th Compromise... (2 facts)
Connecticut Compromise/The Great Compr…
Federal System of Government ... (2 gener…
Separation of Powers ... (3 facts)
1) 3/5th of the slave population counts towards total populat…
1) A two-house legislature - Congress decided based on state…
1) Power is DIVIDED between national govt. and state govt.... 2…
1) National government powers are divided in 3 branches... 2) P…
3/5th Compromise... (2 facts)
1) 3/5th of the slave population counts towards total populat…
Connecticut Compromise/The Great Compr…
1) A two-house legislature - Congress decided based on state…
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History: U.S. Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Constitution
Magna Carta
Amendment
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
(1215) a charter of liberties (freedoms) that King John "Lack…
A change to the Constitution
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
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U.S. History- Constitution
Colonialism
Valuable Goods
Great Britain's Goals
Navigation Acts
Exploration by a strong country on a weaker one (England had…
When the U.S. had valuable goods they were taken by Great Bri…
Use colonies for SOURCES of raw goods, use America to SELL ra…
1. Only British ships can transport goods... 2. Certain goods ca…
Colonialism
Exploration by a strong country on a weaker one (England had…
Valuable Goods
When the U.S. had valuable goods they were taken by Great Bri…
25 terms
History: U.S. Constitution
The House of Representatives
Speaker of the House
Minority Leader
Senate
Highest ranking official: Speaker, min. 25 yr. old, citizen f…
presiding officer of the House, represents majority party, 2n…
floor leader of opposition, speaks for minority and its polic…
President-Vice President(votes in tie), president pro tempore…
The House of Representatives
Highest ranking official: Speaker, min. 25 yr. old, citizen f…
Speaker of the House
presiding officer of the House, represents majority party, 2n…
26 terms
U.S History Constitution
Federal System
Separation of powers
Checks and Balances
How does a bill become a law?
A system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
Each branch has its own peticular powers
To keep anyone branch from becoming too powerful
1: Idea 2: Intro by Congressman 3: Sent to standing committee…
Federal System
A system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
Separation of powers
Each branch has its own peticular powers
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U.S. History and Constitution (Unit 2)
Writs of Assistance
French and Indian War
Territories Gained by Great Britain af…
Exporting
General search warrants that allowed British authorities to s…
Native Americans and French vs. Britain. 1754-1763
Land East of the Mississippi River... Claims in Canada
Selling goods to other nations
Writs of Assistance
General search warrants that allowed British authorities to s…
French and Indian War
Native Americans and French vs. Britain. 1754-1763
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(2) The U.S. Constitution
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
enumerated powers
How many states were needed to approve…
Wanted a strong central government. Main leaders: John Adams,…
Wanted more power to rest with the states. Agreed to Constitu…
Powers specifically given to Congress in the Constitution; in…
9
Federalists
Wanted a strong central government. Main leaders: John Adams,…
Anti-Federalists
Wanted more power to rest with the states. Agreed to Constitu…
14 terms
U.S. History And Constitution
Alexander Hamilton
Alien And Sedition Acts
Amendment Process
American Revolution
He was a founding father, an author of the Federalist Papers,…
Passed in 1798, these laws were supposed to protect the U.S.…
This is a method by which the Constitution may be changed or…
This was the first successful colonial independence movement…
Alexander Hamilton
He was a founding father, an author of the Federalist Papers,…
Alien And Sedition Acts
Passed in 1798, these laws were supposed to protect the U.S.…
20 terms
U.S History Constitution
Articles of Confederation
confederation
republic
Land Ordinance of 1785/Northwest Ordin…
A new type of government in a set of laws proposed by Congres…
What the delegates called this new form of government, or an…
a state in which the supreme power rests in the body of citiz…
LO: established a plan for surveying land... NO: congress create…
Articles of Confederation
A new type of government in a set of laws proposed by Congres…
confederation
What the delegates called this new form of government, or an…
26 terms
The Constitution (U.S History)
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance
Connecticut Compromise
Duty
Initial laws of new U.S. which gave minimal power to Federal…
Provided the basis of governing much of the western territory…
Created to bring delegates together on conflict parts of the…
Taxes imposed by states on goods sold.
Articles of Confederation
Initial laws of new U.S. which gave minimal power to Federal…
Northwest Ordinance
Provided the basis of governing much of the western territory…
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U. S. history Constitution
Tariff
Shay's Rebellion
Virginia plan
New Jersey plan
Tax on goods
The uprising of farmers to protest high taxes and heavy debt…
Large states plan; bicameral or 2 house legislature - preside…
Small state plan; one house legislature - one vote for each s…
Tariff
Tax on goods
Shay's Rebellion
The uprising of farmers to protest high taxes and heavy debt…
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Unit 2 history & framework of the U.S. Constitution
Articles of confederation
Critical period
The viginia plan
The New Jersey plan
A group of 13 sovern states united together for a purpose
When the articles of confederation failed. Philly
Larger states would have more power. Depends on the population.
Smaller states would have more power. Each state gets one vote.
Articles of confederation
A group of 13 sovern states united together for a purpose
Critical period
When the articles of confederation failed. Philly
30 terms
Constitution; U.S. History
Federalism
Supremacy Clause
Reserved powers
Concurrent powers
the federal principle or system of government
establishes that the constitution, federal laws, made pursuan…
defined as powers assigned to the states and the people
are powers assigned to the states and the people
Federalism
the federal principle or system of government
Supremacy Clause
establishes that the constitution, federal laws, made pursuan…
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U.S. History Constitution
Great Compromise
3/5 Compromise
Why did they have a census?
Popular Sovereignty
Compromise made by Constitutional Convention in which states…
When slaves were counted as 3/5 of a person when it came to t…
So they could accurately keep track of the population in each…
A government in which the people rule by their own consent.
Great Compromise
Compromise made by Constitutional Convention in which states…
3/5 Compromise
When slaves were counted as 3/5 of a person when it came to t…
24 terms
U.S. CONSTITUTION (HISTORY)
Confederation
constitution
Convention
Delegate
First U.S. government. (did not work)
Written plan for the government
A meeting
A representative
Confederation
First U.S. government. (did not work)
constitution
Written plan for the government
History U.S. Constitution
Monarchy
Cabinet
Allegiance
Federalism
A form of government in which one person has absolute rule an…
Federal government officials who most often represents the ex…
Commitment of someone to another in higher power or a larger…
A system of government in which power is divided between a ce…
Monarchy
A form of government in which one person has absolute rule an…
Cabinet
Federal government officials who most often represents the ex…
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U.S. History: constitution
1st amend
2nd amend
3rd amend
4th amend
Freedom of speech
Right to bear arms
Quartering soldiers
Search and seizure
1st amend
Freedom of speech
2nd amend
Right to bear arms
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U.S History: Constitution
The Articles of Confederation
Describe the relationship between the…
Weaknesses
Strengths
------->
- States would not be united (separated)... - Loyalists flee to…
- can't tax... - states have no compelling reason to comply... - we…
- Set a policy for territories to become states
The Articles of Confederation
------->
Describe the relationship between the…
- States would not be united (separated)... - Loyalists flee to…
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U2: U.S Constitution
Important Questions:
Bicameral
Extralegal
Interstate Commerce
***What influenced the development of our government institut…
CAUSED BY THE VIRGINIA PLAN... relative to a two-house legislati…
not sanctioned by law... Ex: Anti-Federalists and the ratifying…
trade between the states... -controlled by Congress (also contro…
Important Questions:
***What influenced the development of our government institut…
Bicameral
CAUSED BY THE VIRGINIA PLAN... relative to a two-house legislati…
8 terms
Unit 2 history & framework of the U.S constitution
Articles of confederation
Critical period
The Virginia plan
The New Jersey plan
A group of 13 sovern states united together for a porpuse
When the articles of confederation failed. ( Philadelphia)
Larger states would have more power and it depends on the pop…
Smaller states would have more power and each state gets one…
Articles of confederation
A group of 13 sovern states united together for a porpuse
Critical period
When the articles of confederation failed. ( Philadelphia)
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History Test: U.S. Constitution Pt. 2
What are 5 freedoms in the 1st Amendme…
Explain the principle Separation of Po…
What was the 10th amendment intended t…
What is the main function of the Supre…
Freedom of speech, religion, petition, assembly, and press
Power is separated between the judicial, executive, and legis…
Balance the power between the federal government and the states
To make sure all laws are constitutional
What are 5 freedoms in the 1st Amendme…
Freedom of speech, religion, petition, assembly, and press
Explain the principle Separation of Po…
Power is separated between the judicial, executive, and legis…
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U.S History: Constitution Test Pt. 2
What is the primary role of the Execut…
What are the three requirements to bec…
In your own words, how does the electo…
What is the primary role of the Judici…
The Executive Branch carries out the laws
They must be a natural born citizen, 35 years old, and lived…
The electoral college gives each state a certain number of el…
The judicial branch interprets the laws.
What is the primary role of the Execut…
The Executive Branch carries out the laws
What are the three requirements to bec…
They must be a natural born citizen, 35 years old, and lived…
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Unit 2: History and Framework of the U.S. Constitution
Consent of the Governed
Constitution
Preamble
Rule of Law
Permission of those under the government's rule
A document that gives instructions for how a government shoul…
The first paragraph of the Constitution which is divided into…
The idea that all people must follow all laws, and that they'…
Consent of the Governed
Permission of those under the government's rule
Constitution
A document that gives instructions for how a government shoul…
Unit 2 History Exam U.S. Constitution
Checks and Balances
Electoral College
James Madison
New Jersey Plan
3 branches - executive, judicial, and legislative
combines number of senators and representatives to make elect…
Secretary of state and involved with the Federalist papers
based on equality - everyone had two votes, unicameral (small…
Checks and Balances
3 branches - executive, judicial, and legislative
Electoral College
combines number of senators and representatives to make elect…
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2.3 (U.S. History) "Confederation and the Constitution"
republic
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shays's Rebellion
A
B
...
...
republic
A
Articles of Confederation
B
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U.S History The Constitution
constitution
executive
economic depression
Judicial branch
document in which the laws, principles, organization, and pro…
in government, person who runs the government and sees that t…
period when business activity slows, prices and wages drop, a…
system of courts to settle disputes involving national issues
constitution
document in which the laws, principles, organization, and pro…
executive
in government, person who runs the government and sees that t…
12 terms
6.2 U.S. History and Constitution
What happened by 1920?
What did the 19th Amendment do?
What was a flapper?
What was Communism?
More than half of the American population lived in cities.
It gave women the right to vote.
A new type of rebellious woman.
A political and economical philosophy in which the government…
What happened by 1920?
More than half of the American population lived in cities.
What did the 19th Amendment do?
It gave women the right to vote.
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5.2 U.S. History and Constitution
What led to the Spanish-American War?
What happened to officially start the…
What was the first place hit when Cong…
What group did Roosevelt lead?
Problems in Cuba and the desire to expand capitalism.
A U.S. battleship, the USS Maine mysteriously exploded.
The Philippines (Spanish colony)
The Rough Riders
What led to the Spanish-American War?
Problems in Cuba and the desire to expand capitalism.
What happened to officially start the…
A U.S. battleship, the USS Maine mysteriously exploded.
12 terms
7.2 U.S. History and Constitution
What was developed in order to ensure…
What was War Bond Drives?
What were Victory Gardens?
Define Rationing?
Withholding Income Tax
Citizens loaned money by purchasing bonds.
People were encouraged to grow their own food so more could b…
Controlling how much of a product one person could buy.
What was developed in order to ensure…
Withholding Income Tax
What was War Bond Drives?
Citizens loaned money by purchasing bonds.
36 terms
U.S. History: Constitution Part 2
What is the main duty of the executive…
What is the minimum age to be presiden…
What is the citizenship requirement to…
What is the residency requirement to b…
Enforce laws
35 years
Must be a natural born citizen
U.S. resident for at least 14 years
What is the main duty of the executive…
Enforce laws
What is the minimum age to be presiden…
35 years
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U.S. History Constitution Test 2
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Federalism
Anti-Federalists
Just 1 legislative chamber. Each State would get 1 vote
Proposed strong central government with 3 Branches of governm…
National government should be more powerful than states, so t…
Believed that States should hold most of the power. Opposed r…
New Jersey Plan
Just 1 legislative chamber. Each State would get 1 vote
Virginia Plan
Proposed strong central government with 3 Branches of governm…
12 terms
U.S History Constitution
Constitutional Convention
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Great Compromise
Held in May 1787 in Philadelphia's Independence Hall to impro…
Idea proposed that a new federal constitution that would give…
Which called for a one-house legislature. The plan gave each…
The agreement to create a two-house legisture
Constitutional Convention
Held in May 1787 in Philadelphia's Independence Hall to impro…
Virginia Plan
Idea proposed that a new federal constitution that would give…
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