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An act that passed a law by the first congress that set up lower federal courts Federal Judiciary Act
The first chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court John Jay
The nations top legal officer; The head of the Department of Justice Attorney General
Group of executive department heads that serve as the president's chief advisers Cabinet
To formally swear in or induct into office inagurate
An example that becomes standard practice Precedent
tax on important goods Tariff
A 1994 battle between Native Americans and American forces Battle of Fallen Timbers
A portest in 1974 against the government's tax on whiskey by backcountry farmers Whiskey Rebellion
A revolution overthrowing the government in France that ened in violence and mass executions French Revolution
An agreement that ended the dispute with Britian over American shipping Jay's Treaty
A treaty with Spain allowing U.S. commerical use of the Mississppi River Pinckney's Treaty
surrender; or give up Cede
Area that bounded by the Ohio and Mississippi River and the Great Lakes Northwest Territory
not siding with any other country in dispute neutral
second President of the United States John Adams
An incident in which French officals demanded a brbie from U.S. diplomats XYZ Affair
Series of four laws enacted in 1798 to reduce the political power of recent immigrants Alien & Sedition Acts
An idea that states have certain rights that federal government cannot overrule states right
idea that a state could cancel a federal law within the state nullification
Resolutions passed by Kentucky and Virginia in 1798 giving the states right to declare acts of Congress null and void Kentucky & Virginia Resolutions
Relations with the government of other nations Foreign Policy
Group of people that tries to promote its ideas nd influence governement Political party
immigrants who are not yet citizens aliens
Stirring up rebellion against a government sedition
Peopple who supported a strong national goverment ; and heirs to the supporters of the ratification of the Constitution Feferalists

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Launching the New Government Word Search

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States Rights
Nullify
Sedition
Alien and Sedition Acts
Frigate
XYZ Affair
Federalist
Democratic Republic
Unconstitutional
Faction
Farewell Address
Jay's Treaty
Neutrality Proclamation
Neutral
Foreign Policy
French Revolution
Whiskey Rebellion
Tariff
Bank of the United States
Speculator
Bond
National Debt
Judiciary Act
Cabinet
Precedent
Inauguration

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New Nation Crossword Puzzle

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Is an action or decision that later serves as an example. Precedent
The first president of the United States. Washington
This act created 3 levels of federal court and defined their powers Judiciary
Money owed by the United States to other countries. National debt
People who buy items at low prices in the hope that the value will rise and then they can sell the items for profit Speculators
This person was a -------- constructionist if they can take reasonable actions that the constitution does not specifically forbid. Loose
What political party wanted a strong federal government Federalists
------ Treaty gave the Native American 20,000 dollars and in return the U.S was given the NorthWest Territory. Greenville
What affair did the french men demand for 215 thousand dollars and a 12 million dollar loan XYZ
What proclamation stated that the U.S would not take sides with any European countries Neutrality
Who was the second president Adams
What act banned trade with all foreign countries Embargo Act
What rebellion did the farmers protest against on the tax of a alcohal drink Whiskey
------ ---- are members who want to go to war with Britain War Hawks
This person is a ------ constructionist if he only does what the constitution specifically says it can do Strict
What was the purchase called that France sold land to the U.S for 15 million dollars. Louisiana
What political party wanted a limited federal government Democratic-Republican
Who won the election of 1800 Jefferson
---------- treaty settled the border disputes with Spain Pinckney
This Native American warned other Indians about the dangers that they will face with American settlers Tecumseh

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NEW REPUBLIC Crossword

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America's first president George Washington
Americas third president Thomas Jefferson
Americas second president John Adams
US position during French Revolution and the war between France and Great Britain. Neutrality
First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Also authored a treaty with Britain. First name is John Jay
What did Hamilton want to help the economy. Jefferson felt it was unconstitutional. National Bank.
What party wanted a strong Central government. Federalists
What party wanted strong State Governments Republicans.
Important Presidential precedent of George Washington. Now a law Two Terms
One thing Washington warned against in his farewell address. Political Parties
Proclamation of Neutrality forbid Americans to get involved in the war between the French and British
If you are from another country you aren a Alien
Group of Presidential Advisors Cabinet
First Secretary of the Treasury - Leader of Federalists Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of State - Leader of Democratic - Republicans (Republicans) Thomas Jefferson
Who shot Alexander Hamilton Aaron Burr
Money a country owes Debt
Uprising stopped by soldiers led by Washington proving the stregnth of the new government. Whiskey Rebellion
Scandal - France asked for a bribe XYZ Affair
Supported Farmers Republicans
Supported Strong federal Government Federalists
Supported State Governments Republicans
Supported loose construction of Constitution Republicans
Supported Bussiness and Trade Federalists
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that targeted whichgroup of people. Alien Act
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that made it a crime to criticize the government and/or President Sedition Act
Two laws signed by Adams that were so unpopular that he lost the election of 1800 Alien and Sedition Acts

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Chapter 6 Crossword

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staff of the executive branch administration
act or statement that becomes an example, rule, or tradition to be followed precedent
group of senior officials appointed by the president that heads the executive departments and advises the President cabinet
tax on imported goods tariff
government has any power not forbidden by the Constitution loose construction
government is limited to powers clearly stated in the Constitution strict construction
1794 uprising in western Pennsylvania that opposed federal excise tax on whiskey whiskey rebellion
organization of people that seeks to win elections and hold public office in order to shape government policy political party
led by Jefferson one of first political parties in the US democratic republican
went to London to avoid war with Britian john jay
controversy in 1789 French Officals demanded bribes of American negotiators XYZ affair
1789 laws allowed the government to imprison or deport aliens, and to prosecute its critics alien and sedition acts
republican uprising against the French monarchy that began in 1789 french revolution
power of Supreme Court to decide whether the acts of president or laws passed by Congress on constitutional judicial review
offical ban or restriction on trade embargo
1803 purchase from France by the United States Mississippi River to Rocky Mountains louisiana purchase
group of departments and officials that make up an organization such as the government bureaucracy
Lawyer observed the British attack on Fort McHenry francis scott key
1814 agreement that ended the War of 1812 treaty of ghent

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New Nation Crossword Puzzle

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first president George Washington
a group of advisers for the president cabinet
creation of three levels of federal courts Judiciary Act of 1789
an example precedent
wanted a big government merchants
wanted a small government farmers
the state of not supporting or helping either side in a conflict, disagreement, etc.; impartiality neutrality
conflicts involving another country Foreign conflicts
conflicts within the U.S. Domestic conflicts
second president John Adams
problems between U.S. and France after the French Revolution XYZ affair
an act granting the power to deport foreigners and made speaking out against the government illegal Alien and Sedition Acts
argued that the Alien and Sedition Acts were unconstitutional and interfered with state business Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions
third president Thomas Jefferson
the separation of voting ballots for president and vice president The Twelfth Amendment
an act that banned all trade with foreign countries Embargo Act
an act replacing the Embargo Act that banned trade with France, Britain, and their colonies Non-Intercourse Act
young Congressmen that took the lead in calling for war against Britain War Hawks
the state that 2 of the first 3 presidents were from Virginia
the state Adams was from Massachusetts
the first year Washington was inaugurated 1789
Jefferson's first vice president Aaron Burr
Jefferson's second vice president George Clinton
the year Adams was inaugurated 1797
the first year Jefferson was inaugurated 1801
lead explorers of the Louisiana Purchase Lewis and Clark
original owners of the Louisiana Purchase Spain
believe in loose interpretation of the Constitution Federalists
believe in strict interpretation of the Constitution Democratic-Republicans
the court case that established judicial rule, the power to declare an act of Congress unconstitutional, created more opportunities for checks and balances, and increased the power of the judicial branch. Marbury vs Madison

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The Constitution and American Government Crossword

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set of fundamental principles and established precedents for the states and national government to follow Constitution
the government does not have absolute power over the people Constitutionalism
non-elected officials that make decisions unlike elected representatives Bureaucracy
first ten amendments added to the constitution Bill of Rights
when the people rule over the government and its power Democracy
thought of one’s own belief/actions cannot be controlled by another force-unless said actions hinder or hurt another Liberty
representation based off of population of a state and are elected House of Representatives
where each branch of government is separated Separation of Powers
where branches of government are divided and share power to keep the other in check and balance Checks and Balances
when the courts see if an act is constitutional or not Judicial Review
natural rights of life, liberty, and property that the government cannot impede or take away Inalienable Rights
when the states remained sovereign and independent, and the national government had little to no power over the states. Gov could make treaties and alliances, but could not tax Articles of Confederation
idea of devolution, to give back power from the federal gov to the state gov New Federalism
separation of power between the state and national government Federalism
powers shared by the federal and state government Concurrent Powers
Article 8 in the Constitution, limited Congress powers (i.e: lay and collect taxes, to establishing post offices) and created the criteria of laws to be “necessary and proper” Enumerated Powers
laid the groundwork for Judicial review, where the judicial branch reprimanded Congress and created a structurally sound power in the courts Marbury vs Madison
Congress can regulate anything relating to commerce (imports/exports of goods and services) Commerce Clause

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Early Republic of America Crossword

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Who enforced the laws in the Whiskey Rebellion? George Washington
Who lead the Democratic Republicans? Thomas Jefferson
What was used to protect domestic trade? Protective Tarrifs
What does Washington's farewell address warn us about? Political Parties
The _______ cabinet were advisors under Washington. Presidential
The Proclamation of _________ was stated by Washington to be impartial toward other countries. Neutrality
Alexander Hamilton was a ________ Federalist.
Thomas Jefferson was a Democratic __________. Republican
Washington's Proclamation of Neutrality tells us to be ________ . Impartial
Who was president during the XYZ Affair? John Adams
What was the diplomatic disagreement between the U. S. and France? XYZ Affair
The ____ and Sedition acts were passed during John Adams presidency. Alien
The Sedition act violated an amendment? Sedition
What amendment was violated? First amendment
Jefferson's refused John Adams midnight_________ and lead to Marbury vs Madison Appointments
What was established in Marbury vs Madison? Judicial Review
Jefferson was president during the _______ Purchase. Louisiana
Jefferson was also president during the _____ Act of 1807 Embargo
Who was president during the War of 1812 James Madison
The War of 1812 was between the U. S. and ______. Britain
What was a main cause of the War of 1812 Impressment
What treaty ended the War of 1812 Treaty of Ghent
The Battle of New Orleans helped who gain fame? Andrew Jackson
Who was the Monroe Doctrine written by? James Monroe
What was Hamilton's solution to the debt problem? National Bank

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Unit 9: The Federalist Era Crossword

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Jefferson & Madison led this political party which liked limited government. DemocraticRepublican
When a president refuses a request by Congress for information ExecutivePrivilege
A crisis or rebellion caused by Hamilton’s new taxes which Washington used force to end Whiskey
Where Anthony Wayne defeated Native Americans leading to the Treaty of Greenville. FallenTimbers
Belief that states gave federal gov’t its’ power. StatesRights
Concept that a state can repeal or overturn laws they feel are unconstitutional. Nullification
Taking Americans and making them serve in the Royal Navy. Impressment
Adams & Hamilton led this political party which favored a strong federal government Federalist
Washington warned people about political factions & foreign entanglements in this Address. Farewell
Precedent set by Washington of giving a speech or address upon being sworn in. Inaugural
Washington’s policy to stay out of other countries conflicts or entanglements Neutrality
Statements made by Virginia and Kentucky suggesting states could nullify or overturn rules they felt unconstitutional. Resolutions
The kind of powers that Federalists felt was granted by the Constitution. Implied
Things George did that became examples for others to follow. Precedent
Department heads who serve as advisors to a president. Cabinet
His popular treaty re-opened the Mississippi & settled the border with Spain. Pinckney
His treaty with England didn’t end impressment & wasn’t popular. Jay
French diplomats demand bribe just to talk. XZYAffair
Secretary of the Treasury with plan to repay debts. Hamilton
2nd President of the United States Adams
3rd President of the United States Jefferson

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United States History Crossword

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Was the first lady Martha Washington
Is an action or decision that later serves as an example Precedent
This act created three levels Judiciary Act of 1789
Are certificates of debt that carry a promice Bonds
Thought the idea cheated bondholders Thomas Jefferson
The country's first national bank Bank of the United States
A rebellion of French people against their king in 1789 French Revolution
which settled the border and trade disputes with Spain Pinckney's treaty
Settled the disputes that had arisen between the United States and Great Britain in the early 1790's Jays treaty
Farmers lashed out against the tax on whiskey Whiskey Rebellion
The French demand for a bribe came to be called XYZ affair
Alien and Sedition Acts Alien and Sedition Acts
In 1798 Federalist controlled Congress passed four laws Alien and Sedition Acts
Groups the help Political parties
Wanted a strong federal government Federalist parties
Members called Republicans Democratic party
In 1790 a native American alliance under the command of Miami chief Little Turtle
On August 20, 1794 Native Americans fought Wayne's troops Battle of Fallen Timbers
Which gave the United States claim to most Indian lands Treaty of Greenville
Were private ships hired by a country to attack Privateers

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Presidents Vocabulary Crossword

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Created 6 member Supreme Court with Jurisdiction over the civil actions between states. Judicary Act
Trusted advisors appointed by Washington that runs various executive responsibilities. Cabinet
First product taxed by the government, farmers saw it as unfair since it was big part of income, they protested violently. Whiskey Rebellion
Britain Angry at U.S for trading with France while they were at war with French, Washington argued that U.S wasn’t taking either side. Jay’s Treaty
No two term limit, we must stay united and avoid forming political factions, We must avoid permanent alliances with any countries, won’t seek a third term. Farewell Address
allowed president to jail or deport foreigners, angered Republicans who supported France, Republican newspaper began harshly attacking Adams. Alien Act
Banned writing and speech that opposed the government. Sedition Act
states refusal to enforce federal laws. Nullification
Jefferson wanted to buy New Orleans from France to make sure port was always open, France offered to sell entire territory, President didn’t have Constitutional authority to do it Jefferson did it anyway. Louisiana Purchase
Jefferson sent group of explorers west to figure out what they bought. Lewis and Clark
Banned trading with foreign nations. Embargo Act
Set many standards of the “first lady” so liked that it made James more popular. Dolly Madison
Republicans that wanted war with Britain. War Hawks
Forced sailors to serve in British Army. Impressment
Leader of the Indian attacks towards the Americans. Tecumseh
Written by Francis Scott Key watched the battle from a British prison ship, became national anthem in 1931 Star Spangled Banner
Treaty that officially ended the war. Treaty of Ghent
Wanted a strong national Government. Federalists
To be united as a nation. Nationalism
Traditions that the president makes. Precedent

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