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Washington and Congress's tasks was to

Take words of the Constitution and turn them into an effective gov't

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The ___ states that people have other rights that are not listed in the Bill of Rights

9th Amendment

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James Madison suggested that the federal government raise most of its money by ....

Taxing imports from other countries

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The ____ required all importers to pay five percent the value of their cargo when they landed it in the US

Tariff of 1789

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Alexander Hamilton believed the government need the ability to

Borrow money

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Southerners believed that having the nations capital here would help to offset the strength of the northern states and Congress

the south

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Powers specifically mentioned in the Constitution

Enumerated powers

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The federal government's willingness to use troops against ____ worried many people

Its own citizens

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By the midterm elections of 1794 the factions within Congress had become the nations first ----

Political parties

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The first eight amendments protect what

Individual rights

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Hamilton supporters called themselves...

Federalists

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Supporters of Madison and Jefferson took the name ------ also known as -----

Democratic-Republicans; Republicans

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Hamilton believed that a strong democracy was dangerous to liberty because

Common people were not stable enough to control the government

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Jefferson believed these people should control the government

Wealthy people

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Jefferson also believe the ----- would corrupt the government and threaten the rights and liberties of…

Wealthy; ordinary people

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The inner cabinet consist of

Secretary of State, Secretary of War/defense, secretary of treasury, and Attorney General

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First secretary of state was

Jefferson

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First secretary of defense was

Knox

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First secretary of treasury was

Hamilton

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First Attorney General was

Randolph

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How many District Court's

13

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Judiciary act of 1789 created how many appeals courts

3

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The first Chief Justice was

John jay

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The presidents cabinet was called

Group of advisers

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Why did Republican support the French Revolution

They admired the fight for liberty

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Where were the colonies the United States was required to defend it through the treaty of 1778

The Caribbean

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How did President Washington attempt to avoid war with Great Britain in 1793

He said the US was friendly and impartial

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Why did the Republicans attack Jay's Treaty

They thought the federalists were being pro-British

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What benefit for the Americans came out of Pinckney's Treaty

The right to navigate the Mississippi and deposit goods at the port of NOLA

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Where was the most rapidly growing region in the United States by 1790

Area between the Appalachian Mountains in the Mississippi River

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