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1U.S. History Chapter 2 – Revolution and the Early Republic 2-4 Launching the New Nation
2Launching the New Nation CA Standards:Understand the history of the Constitution after 1787 with emphasis on federal vs state authority and growing democratizationObjectives:Explain how the United States confronted the difficult task of forming a new government.Summarize America’s developing foreign policy with France, Great Britain, and Spain.Identify some of the deep divisions between Federalists and Republicans.
3Homework Prepare for Chapter Two Test Know Terms & Names on pages 46, 58, 66, and74 in textbook (pages 15, 17, 19, and 21 in workbook)Bring updated notebookRead Chapter Two Pages 44-79The Americans: Reconstruction to the 21st CenturyPrepare for Open notebook Quiz
4HomeworkIn Notebook – write definitions for Terms and Names on page 25 in workbook:PreambleCongressHouse of RepresentativesSenateChecks & BalancesEnumerated PowersImplied PowersElastic ClauseDefinitions found on page 25 in Reading Study Guide WorkbookRead Pages 84-90The Americans: Reconstruction to the 21st CenturyPrepare for Open notebook Quiz
5Launching the New Nation Main IdeaWith George Washington as its first president, the United States began creating a working government for its new nation.
6Launching the New Nation Why It Matters NowThe country’s early leaders established precedents for organizing government that the United States still follows.
7Launching the New Nation Terms & Names pg 21Judiciary Act of Protective TariffAlexander Hamilton XYZ AffairCabinet Alien & Sedition ActsTwo-party System NullificationDemocratic-Republican
8Notes: 2-4 Guided Reading Launching a New NationRead Pages 21 & 22Reading Study Guide
9Notes: 2-4 Guided Reading 1. What were the different views of government held by Hamilton and Jefferson?Hamilton wanted a strong central government. Jefferson wanted a weak central government. Hamilton was a leader for the Federalists. Jefferson was a leader for the Democratic-Republicans.
10Notes: 2-4 Guided Reading 2. How did the United States handle problems with France and Spain?Washington decided that the U.S. would remain neutral in the war between France & Britain.In 1795, Spain and the U.S. signed the Pinckney Treaty. Spain gave up claims to land east of the Mississippi.
11Notes: 2-4 Guided Reading 3. How did Adams handle the fear of foreign influence at home?Adams supported the Alien & Sedition Acts of 1798 to try to reduce foreign influence.