Review 4 1/2 Weeks


Published on

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Review 4 1/2 Weeks

  1. 1. What Am I? USI Review Virginia Sol's REVIEW FOR 41/2 TEST SOL 1.6A,B,C,D 1.7A,B,C,D, 1.8A
  2. 2. What Am I? <ul><li>Provided a weak national government </li></ul><ul><li>Gave Congress no power to tax or regulate commerce </li></ul><ul><li>Provided for no common currency </li></ul><ul><li>Gave each state one vote regardless of size </li></ul><ul><li>Provided for no executive or judicial branch </li></ul>
  3. 3. I Am… <ul><li>The Articles of Confederation </li></ul>
  4. 4. What Am I? <ul><li>Written by James Madison </li></ul><ul><li>Written guarantee of individual freedoms </li></ul><ul><li>The first ten amendments to the Constitution </li></ul>
  5. 5. I Am… <ul><li>The Bill of Rights </li></ul>
  6. 6. What Am I? <ul><li>Occurred in 1774 </li></ul><ul><li>Delegates from all the colonies met </li></ul><ul><li>The delegates discussed problems with England and promoted independence </li></ul>
  7. 7. I Am… <ul><li>The First Continental Congress </li></ul>
  8. 8. What Am I? <ul><li>War between England and France </li></ul><ul><li>Fought over land in the Ohio River Valley </li></ul><ul><li>England would go on to tax the colonists to pay for this war </li></ul>
  9. 9. I Am… <ul><li>The French and Indian War </li></ul>
  10. 10. What Am I? <ul><li>Occurred in 1775 </li></ul><ul><li>Happened in Massachusetts </li></ul><ul><li>Site of the first armed conflict of the Revolutionary War </li></ul>
  11. 11. I Am… <ul><li>Lexington and Concord </li></ul>
  12. 12. What Am I? <ul><li>Occurred in 1803 </li></ul><ul><li>Bought from France </li></ul><ul><li>Happened when Thomas Jefferson was President </li></ul><ul><li>Meriwether Lewis and William Clark explored it </li></ul>
  13. 13. I Am… <ul><li>The Louisiana Purchase </li></ul>
  14. 14. What Am I? <ul><li>States that people establish government to protect their rights </li></ul><ul><li>Government derives power from the people </li></ul><ul><li>People have a right to change a government that violates their rights </li></ul><ul><li>States people have unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness </li></ul><ul><li>Inspired by John Locke </li></ul><ul><li>Thomas Jefferson was the major author </li></ul>
  15. 15. I Am… <ul><li>The Declaration of Independence </li></ul>
  16. 16. What Am I? <ul><li>Happened during the Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>Boston </li></ul><ul><li>1770 </li></ul><ul><li>Colonists were shot after taunting British soldiers </li></ul>
  17. 17. I Am… <ul><li>Boston Massacre </li></ul>
  18. 18. What Am I? <ul><li>Occurred during the Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>1773 </li></ul><ul><li>Led by Samuel Adams and Paul Revere </li></ul><ul><li>Patriots threw tea into Boston Harbor to protest tea taxes </li></ul>
  19. 19. I Am… <ul><li>The Boston Tea Party </li></ul>
  20. 20. What Am I? <ul><li>Battle during the Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>1777 </li></ul><ul><li>Turning point of the war </li></ul><ul><li>Americans won </li></ul>
  21. 21. I Am.. <ul><li>Battle of Saratoga </li></ul>
  22. 22. What Am I? <ul><li>Pamphlet written during the Revolutionary War </li></ul><ul><li>Written by Thomas Paine </li></ul><ul><li>Stated that independence from Great Britain made common sense </li></ul>
  23. 23. I Am… <ul><li>Common Sense </li></ul>
  24. 24. What Am I? <ul><li>Revolutionary War event </li></ul><ul><li>1781 </li></ul><ul><li>Happened in Virginia </li></ul><ul><li>American and French forces defeated the forces of Lord Cornwallis </li></ul><ul><li>Marked the end of the Revolutionary War </li></ul>
  25. 25. I Am… <ul><li>Surrender at Yorktown </li></ul>
  26. 26. What Am I? <ul><li>One of the new territories gained by the U.S. after 1801 </li></ul><ul><li>Became an independent republic </li></ul>
  27. 27. I Am… <ul><li>Texas </li></ul>
  28. 28. What Am I? <ul><li>Favored a strong national government </li></ul><ul><li>Favored limit on states’ powers </li></ul><ul><li>Favored development of industry on a national scale </li></ul><ul><li>Favored a national bank </li></ul><ul><li>Led by Alexander Hamilton </li></ul>
  29. 29. I Am… <ul><li>The Federalist Party </li></ul>
  30. 30. What Am I? <ul><li>1783 </li></ul><ul><li>Document </li></ul><ul><li>England recognized American independence </li></ul><ul><li>Treaty </li></ul>
  31. 31. I Am… <ul><li>Treaty of Paris </li></ul>
  32. 32. What Am I? <ul><li>Favored a weak national government </li></ul><ul><li>Supported states’ powers </li></ul><ul><li>Favored small businesses and farmers </li></ul><ul><li>Opposed a national bank </li></ul><ul><li>Led by Thomas Jefferson </li></ul>
  33. 33. I Am… <ul><li>Democratic Republicans or Anti-Federalists </li></ul>
  34. 34. What Am I? <ul><li>Time period </li></ul><ul><li>Many people migrated during this time </li></ul><ul><li>The Abolitionist and Suffrage Movements began </li></ul><ul><li>The U.S. acquired 5 new territories during this time frame </li></ul>
  35. 35. I Am… <ul><li>Westward Expansion Era </li></ul>
  36. 36. What Am I? <ul><li>Structure of the government </li></ul><ul><li>Based on James Madison’s “Virginia Plan” </li></ul><ul><li>Consists of the Legislative, Executive, and Judicial </li></ul>
  37. 37. I Am… <ul><li>The Three Branches of Government </li></ul>
  38. 38. What Am I? <ul><li>Allows each branch of government to check the power of the other </li></ul><ul><li>Prevents any one branch from gaining too much power </li></ul>
  39. 39. I Am… <ul><li>Checks and balances </li></ul>
  40. 40. What Am I? <ul><li>One of the 5 territories added to the U.S. after 1801 </li></ul><ul><li>Located in the northwest </li></ul><ul><li>Divided between the U.S. and Great Britain </li></ul>
  41. 41. I Am… <ul><li>Oregon Territory </li></ul>
  42. 42. What Am I? <ul><li>One of the 5 territories added to the U.S. after 1801 </li></ul><ul><li>Gained this territory as a result of a war with Mexico </li></ul>
  43. 43. I Am… <ul><li>California and the Southwest Territory </li></ul>
  44. 44. What Am I? <ul><li>Specific time period </li></ul><ul><li>War </li></ul><ul><li>1775-1781 </li></ul><ul><li>Americans fought against the British </li></ul><ul><li>Fought for independence </li></ul>
  45. 45. I Am… <ul><li>Revolutionary War </li></ul>
  46. 46. GOOD LUCK <ul><li>ON YOUR 41/2 WEEK TEST </li></ul>