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Brought about somewhat greater social and economic equality and the virtual end to slavery in the north

The American Revolution

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Finally brought New York to ratify the constitution by a narrow margin

The federalist and fears that New York would be left out of the Union

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Issued a call to congress for a special convention to revise the articles of confederation

A meeting in Annapolis to discuss revising the articles of conferderation

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Forced the adoption of the great compromise which required a bicameral legislature with two different bases of representation

The conflict in the constitutional convention between large and small states

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Scared conservatives and made them determined to strengthen the central government against debtors

Shays rebellion

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Made possible the approval of the articles of confederation and the passage of two important laws governing western lands

Agreement among states to give up western land claims

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The cabinet office in Washington's administration headed by a brilliant young West Indian immigrant who distrusted the people

Treasury

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Hamiltonian policy of having the federal government pay the financial obligations of the states

Assumption

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Political organizations, not envisioned in the constitution, and considered dangerous to national unity by most of the founders

Political parties

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Political and social upheaval supported by most Americans during its moderate beginnings in 1789, but the cause of the bitter divisions after it took a radical turn in 1792

French Revolution

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Declaration by president Washington in 1793 that announced Americas policy with respect to the French Revolutionary wars between Britain and France

Neutrality proclamation 1793

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Treaty following Miami Indians defeat in the battle of fallen timbers that ceded Ohio to the United States but gave Indians limited sovereignty

Treaty if Greenville

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Scandal in which three french agents attempted to bribe U.S. diplomats outraging the American public and causing the undeclared war with France

XYZ affair

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Law passed by the federalists during the undeclared french war that made it a criminal offense to critisize or defame government officials , including the president

Sedition acts

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The peace treaty courageously signed by president John Adams that ended the undeclared war with France as well as the official french american alliance

Convention of 1800

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The doctrine, proclaimed the thomas Jeffersons Kentucky resolution that's state can block s federal law it considers unconstitional

Nullification

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Thomas Jefferson

Washingtons Secretary of State and the organizer of a political party opposed to Hamiltons policies

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James m

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