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Helped a created a court system that gave supreme court of six members federal judicial act
which of the articles constitution establishes the legislative branch of the constitution articles 1
what are the three parts of of the constitution preamble , articles , and the Amendments
how many articles are three in the constitution There are 7
What did the 15th Amendment do? Issued the right to vote regardless of race, color, or creed.
What did 11th Amendment establish? States may not sue other states.
Executive Branch Carries out the Law
Weaknesses of Articles of Confederation Couldn’t tax and set up a weak Federal Government.
Constitutional Convention In Philadelphia, PA, Washington was elected President and 9 of the 13 states ratified the Constitution.
Checks and Balances Separation of powers keeps one branch from having too much power.
The Great Compromise Decided how many votes each state would have in the Senate and the House of Representatives
John Adams A two-party system emerged during his
James Madison The main author of the constitution
Thomas Jefferson He bought Louisiana from France (Louisiana Purchase).
James Monroe President who demanded that Europe stay out of the US and Western Hemisphere's affairs...Leave us alone!
Why draft a new Constitution Weaknesses in the Articles of Confederation
Supreme Court Leaders of the National Judicial Branch.
World's longest running democracy set up in this document. Constitution
Congress Made up of the House of Representatives and Senate.
Senate Two senators come from each state (100 total).
First attempt to set up a government. Articles of Confederation
Philadelphia, PA The location of the first capital of the United States
Federalism Set up a Shared power between state & national government.
Benjamin Banneker African American astronomer and surveyor, helped complete the design for the city.
Constitutional Convention Goal led to the effort to draft a new constitution.
President Leader of the National Executive Branch.
Virginians All of the first five presidents were ________ except John Adams.
Created by: Nia Hamilton
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