Presentation on theme: "Why was Washington reluctant about being president?"— Presentation transcript:
Why was Washington reluctant about being president?
He had to set a precedent for all future presidents and turn the Constitution into a real working government.
Washington chose this person to be his financial advisor.
This group of congressmen felt war was necessary in order for the US to gain respect.
This act spelled out the details of the Supreme Court system
Judiciary Act of 1789
The forced capture of people to serve in the military (done by the British)
This machine helped Jacobins carry out the Reign of Terror
This man was killed as a result of a dual
When it came to affairs in Europe, Washington decided to claim ________________ in order to protect American interests
What was the significance of Marbury v. Madison?
The case established the principle of JUDICIAL REVIEW (the Supreme Court’s power to decide if a law is constitutional)
Who wrote out National Anthem?
Francis Scott Key
This battle was fought after the official end of the War of 1812.
Battle of New Orleans
The XYZ affair led to an __________________ war between the United States and ________
After purchasing the Louisiana territory from this country, the size of the U.S. doubled
This document gave the United States the right to ship goods on the Mississippi River
This woman served as guide and interpreter for Lewis and Clark
This person became the Federalist president in 1796
What area of concern does the department of state deal with?
Who was elected VP in 1796? What party did he belong to?
_______________ developed a plan to pay back the nation’s debt
This law allowed the president to deport of imprison foreigners
___________________ put an end to the fighting in the War of 1812 but it didn’t change any _______________
Treaty of Ghent; problems (issues)
A tax on the sale or production of a certain good
A complete stop in fighting
This event was sparked by the implementation of an excise tax
What are the two states that nullified the Sedition Act?
Virginia and Kentucky
Under Pinckney’s Treaty, ___________ gave America access to the ________________
Spain; Mississippi River
What role did Jefferson play in Washington’s cabinet?
Secretary of State
The power of the Supreme Court to decide if a law is constitutional
What future president gained national attention because of the Battle of New Orleans?
Explain the significance of the election of 1800
Power changed hands peacefully – (Federalist Republican)
What messages did Washington include in his farewell address?
Stay neutral Stay unified (no political parties) Follow the Constitution
Federalists vs. Rebublicans
Federalist National bank Majority of power in Federal government Supported business and manufacturing Hamilton Loose interpretation of the Constitution Republicans No National bank Majority of power in state governments Supported farmers and common people Jefferson Strict interpretation of the Constitutiom