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|All of the first five presidents were from Virginia except for which one?
|During his administration, a two party political system was established.
|Who was president when the Bill of Rights was added to the Constitution?
|Who was president during the War of 1812?
|Who was president when plans for the new national capital in Washington DC were developed?
|Who was an African American surveyor and astronomer who developed the plans for Washington DC?
|The Bill of Rights are the first ten amendments to the:
|Who designed Washington DC?
|Who wrote the Monroe Doctrine?
|Who was the fifth president of the United States?
|Who was the second president of the United States?
|Who was the third president of the US?
|Who was the fourth president of the US?
|Which document warned European nations not to interfere in the western hemisphere?
|Which of the first five presidents was from Boston?
|Who wrote the document that warned European nations that the US was a nation to be respected and feared?
|______________ and the first five presidents made decisions that established a strong government that helped the nation grow in size and power.
|Who bought the land west of the Mississippi from France?
|Who explored the Louisiana Purchase land?
|Lewis and Clark
|Which country previously owned the land that was part of the Louisiana Purchase?
|How many basic weaknesses were there in the Articles of the Confederation?
|The Articles gave Congress no power to tax or:
|The Articles provided for a _________ national government.
|The Articles of Confederation provided for no executive or ___________ branch.
|Congress is a ___________ part legislature.
|Congress is the legislative branch that is made up of the Senate and __________.
|House of Representative
|The judicial branch is the:
|The executive branch:
|carries out the laws
|State delegates met in ___________ for the Constitutional Convention.
|Who was elected president of the Constitutional convention?
|Delegates debated over how much power should be give to the new national government and how large and small _____________ should be represented in the new government.
|What was the structure of the new national government that was decided at the Constitutional Convention?
|What was the only branch of government that was provided by the Articles of Confederation?
|This decided how many votes each sate would have in the Senate and in the House.
|The Great Compromise
|How many Representatives are from each state?
|It depends on population
|How many Senators from each state?
|The Constitution was ratified when ________ of the states voted in its favor.
|Who wrote the VA Declaration of Rights?
|Who wrote the Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom?
|The VA Declaration of Rights and this document were both used to help frame the Bill of Rights.
|Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom
|What are the first ten amendments to the Constitution called?
|The Bill of Rights
|The delegates decided not to revise the Articles but instead to _____________ a completely new constitution.
|The Constitution established a _____________ system of government based on power being shared between the national and state governments.