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The Making of a New Nation (1776-1800): Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was NOT a weakness of the Articles of Confederation?

Question 2 2. A tariff is a:

Question 3 3. The Whiskey Rebellion was

Question 4 4. How did most states determine how to rule themselves according to the idea that the people are the highest authority (popular sovereignty) when drafting their state constitutions?

Question 5 5. How can a proposition to amend the Constitution legally be accomplished?

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Question 6 6. What four bills made up the Alien and Sedition Acts?

Question 7 7. How were the Alien and Sedition Acts viewed by the citizens of the United States?

Question 8 8. The Articles of Confederation established a central government that was too weak. Which of the following describes the effect of a weak central government?

Question 9 9. Democratic-Republicans were in favor of all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. How did Hamilton and the Federalists & Jefferson and the Republicans influence the US Federal Government?

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Question 11 11. The Bill of Rights

Question 12 12. Who was the first Secretary of the Treasury?

Question 13 13. The Antifederalists

Question 14 14. In the Three-Fifths Compromise, 3/5 of the _____ population was counted toward the overall state population.

Question 15 15. The Pennsylvania constitution was drafted to eliminate the governor and formed a unicameral government for all of the following reasons EXCEPT?

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Question 16 16. How many terms did President Washington serve?

Question 17 17. The first state to ratify the Constitution was:

Question 18 18. What did Shays' Rebellion reveal about the federal government?

Question 19 19. Which amendment provides a blanket of protection for Americans?

Question 20 20. The Great Compromise _____.

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Question 21 21. Which amendment guarantees the right of trial by jury in civil cases?

Question 22 22. What led to Shays Rebellion?

Question 23 23. Wayne's Strategy in the Battle of Fallen Timbers was to

Question 24 24. The Tenth Amendment guarantees which of the following?

Question 25 25. Federalist were in favor of which of the following?

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Question 26 26. The people of Massachusetts rejected the constitution that was proposed by the state legislature in favor of one written by _____.

Question 27 27. South Carolina's Constitution established that the following people could vote:

Question 28 28. The police have raided your house, but they do not have a warrant or the legal authority to do so. Why is this prohibited by the fourth amendment?

Question 29 29. President Washington

Question 30 30. U.S. Senators are up for election every

The Making of a New Nation (1776-1800): Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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