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Review Sheet for “The New Nation 1776-1800” Exam


UPDATED:  10/3/00

1. Hamilton's Financial Plans — Public Credit, National Bank, Manufacturers
2. Strict vs. Loose Construction of the Constitution
3. Why Madison and Jefferson disagreed with Hamilton's plans
4. Shay's Rebellion
5. Why Hamilton supported France and Jefferson supported France
6.   Issue in the election of 1796
7. Northwest Ordinance of 1787
8. Great Compromise
9. Elastic Clause
10. Differences between separation of powers and checks and balances
11.  Proclamation of Neutrality — reasons for its declaration
12.  Federalist 10 – what it was about
13.  Issues that caused the MOST controversy at the Constitutional Convention
14.  Washington's Farewell Address
15.  Citizen Genet
16.  Washington's precedents
17.  Whiskey Rebellion — causes and solution
18.  Jay's Treaty
19.  Pinckney's Treaty
20.  Why political parties rose
21.  Judiciary Act of 1789