Cabinet100 points • The State Department handles relations with other nations. It was headed by ?
Cabinet 100 points • Thomas Jefferson
Cabinet200 points • The War Department provides for the national defense. It was headed by ?
Cabinet 200 points • Henry Knox
Cabinet 300 points • The Treasury Department deals with financial matters. It was headed by ?
Cabinet 300 points • Alexander Hamilton
Cabinet 400 points The ________Department handles relations with other nations
Cabinet 400 points • State
Cabinet 500 The __________ Department deals with financial matters.
Cabinet 500 • Treasury
1st President 100 points • On April 30, 1789, Washington took the oath of office. Who became vice president?
1st President 100 points • John Adams became vice president.
1st President 200 points • When the president appoints the heads of his departments of his cabinet, what must Congress do before they can be hired?
1st President 200 points Congress must approve them
1st President 300 points • Where was the capital of the US when Washington became president?
1st President 300 • New York
1st President 400 points • What created the federal court system?
1st President 400 points • The Judiciary Act of 1789
1st President 500 points • Under the Judiciary Act describe the federal court system.
1st President 500 points • The federal courts have 13 district courts and 3 circuit courts
Hamilton 100 • What name was given to the financial plan created by Hamilton?
Hamilton 100 points • The Hamilton Plan
Hamilton 200 points • Which of the following was NOT part of Hamilton’s plan? • A Protective Tariff • National taxes like the tax on whiskey • An Income tax
Hamilton 200 points • An Income Tax
Hamilton 300 points • What part of Hamilton’s plan did Congress NOT agree to support?
Hamilton 300 points • Paying debts to private citizens who bought bonds during the war.
Hamilton 400 points • Name the two men opposed Hamilton’s plan.
Hamilton 400 points • Thomas Jefferson • James Madison
Hamilton 500 points • Compare the Whiskey Rebellion with Shay’s Rebellion. What are the similarities?
Hamilton 500 points • Both rebellions were the result of an “unfair” tax. • The government sent troops to put down the rebellion • The response of the government showed the people the authority of the government.
Lucky 100 points • Who was the first chief justice of the Suprem Court?
Lucky 100 points • John Jay
Lucky 200 points • To gain support of the southern states for his financial plan, what compromise was made?
Lucky 200 points • The nation’s capital would be moved to the south and Washington D.C. was created from land given by Virginia and Maryland.
Lucky 300 points • What is the highest court in the United States?
Lucky 300 points The Supreme Court
Lucky 400 points • What were the names of the first two political parties?
Lucky 400 points • The Federalist and the Anti-federalist.
Lucky 500 points • _________ ____________was the first attorney general.
Lucky 500 points • Edmund Randolph