Important People
Fed or Anti-Fed (Democratic Republicans)?
Vocabulary
Basics of the Constitution
Important Events
100

Who was Washington's Secretary of the Treasury? 

Alexander Hamilton

100

The Bill of Rights

Anti-Federalist

100

This rebellion started over a federal tax on alcohol. 

The Whiskey Rebellion 

100

The 1st 10 Amendments in the Constitution are called the _____________________. 

Bill of Rights

100

Who's foreign policy was to have alliances and treaties with other nations, especially the French?

Thomas Jefferson

200

The relationship between Alexander Hamilton and who led to the emergence of political parties? 

Thomas Jefferson

200

Strong central government 

Federalists

200

What are the 3 branches of government?

Legislative, Judicial, Executive

200

Shared power between the states and the federal government is called _________________. 

Federalism 

200

What was the event that led Americans to expand farther westward after buying a significant amount of territory from the French?

The Louisiana Purchase 

300

Who appointed Thomas Jefferson as their Secretary of State? 

George Washington

300

creation of a financial plan and establishment of a national bank

federalists 

300

What is the name of the clause that gives the federal government powers that aren't explicitly stated in the Constitution?

The Necessary and Proper Clause

300

The Legislative Branch is a bicameral legislature. What does that mean?

2 Houses (The Senate and The House of Representatives)

300

The Alien and Sedition Acts were passed by the Federalists mainly to limit the power of which political party?

Democratic Republicans

400

The Chief Justice who helped define checks and balances after a Supreme Court case involving James Madison's delivery of commissions. 

John Marshall 

400

a direct democracy

anti-federalists/ democratic republicans

400

This is the term used to the relationship between the 3 branches of government to ensure one doesn't become too powerful; established in Marbury v. Madison

Separation of Powers

400

What type of democracy is the Unoted States Government?

Representative Democracy

400

What was the MAIN purpose of establishing a National Bank?

Economic Stability

500

Name the three writers of the Federalist Papers

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay

500

Which group supported the Virginia and Kentucky resolutions?

Democratic Republicans

500

This court case dealt with federal supremacy over monopolies, specifically over steamboat ferries in NY and NJ

Gibbons v. Ogden

500

Which Article lays out the powers of the Judicial Branch?

Article 3

500

What Act was put in place by Thomas Jefferson that outlawed trade between America and any foreign port, effectively closing in the American economy

The Embargo Act

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