Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM

Copy

Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.

DeleteCancel

Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

A New Nation Dictionary

No description
by

Abigail Bushhouse

on 22 February 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of A New Nation Dictionary

A New Nation Dictionary By Abigail Bushhouse Congress E F Federal System of Government George Washington D Constitutional Convention Currency constitution B C A Benjamin Banneker commerce Bill of Rights Definition: a set of basic principles that determines the powers and duties of a government Definition: a meeting held in Philadelphia at which delegates from each state wrote the constitution Definition: medium of exchange Delegate Definition: compromises the Supreme Court, circuit courts of appeals, and district courts Definition: is when power is shared between the national and state governments Definition: first president and he created D.C,had the Bill of Rights added to the Constitution and had the federal court system established Mod 5 Articles of Confederation Definition: was a constitution written during the Rev.War to establish the powers of the new national government synonym: constitution
antonym: Proclamation of 1763 Definition: an astronomer and a mathematician that calculated lots of celestial bodies positions and helped survey Washington D.C synonym: Frederick Douglas
antonym: an enslaved African American Definition: the first ten amendments to the constitution synonym: amendments
antonym: ten commandments Definition: buying and selling on a large scale synonym: trade
antonym: barter Definition: head of the legislative branch synonym: legislature
antonym: dictatorial government synonym: Articles of Confederation
antonym: Declaration of Independence synonym: representative government
antonym: Second Continental Congress synonym: money
antonym: bankruptcy Definition: a person chosen from each state to represent them synonym: representative
antonym: cabinet member Executive Branch Definition: executes the
laws(president) synonym: Sheriffs
antonym: Criminals Federal Court System synonym: National Court
antonym: State Court synonym: National
antonym: Local synonym: Thomas Jefferson
antonym: King George George Washington Definition: he was elected president of
the Constitutional Convention synonym: him being elected as president
antonym: him as a tobacco farmer Great Compromise H House of Representatives James Madison James Monroe John Adams Judicial Branch L Land Ordinance of 1785 Legislative Branch Lewis and Clark Louisiana Purchase M Monroe Doctrine N National Government Northwest Ordinance of 1787 R Ratification Representation S Senate T Thomas Jefferson Two party System W War of 1812 Definition: an agreement worked out at the Constitutional Convention establishing a state's population would determine representation in the lower house of legislature synonym: bicameral
antonym: unicameral Definition: the lower house of congress (is based on population) synonym: legislative
antonym: Senate Definition: the fourth president who was in office during the War of 1812 J synonym: James Monroe
antonym: Benjamin Franklin Definition: the fifth president who introduced the Monroe Doctrine synonym: James Madison
antonym: Benjamin Franklin Definition: the second president who saw a two-party system emerge while he was in office synonym: Alexander Hamilton
antonym: Thomas Jefferson Definition: interprets the laws
the head being the Supreme Court synonym: judges and juries
antonym: Legislative Branch Definition: set up a system for surveying and dividing up western lands synonym: division of territory
antonym: Northwest Ordinance of 1787 Definition: makes the laws
(the head being Congress) synonym: political representation
antonym: Judicial Branch Definition: people who explored the Louisiana purchase for Thomas Jefferson synonym: explorers
antonym: settlers Definition: the purchase of French land between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains that doubled the size of the United States synonym: Northwest Ordinance of 1787
antonym: Land Ordinance 1785 Definition: statement forbidding further colonization in the Americas and declaring that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility synonym: keep out
antonym: we welcome your influence Definition: the government over all the states synonym: federal government
antonym: local government Definition: this established a new territory that included a new territory that included areas that are now Illinois, Michigan,Ohio, and Wisconsin synonym: Louisiana Purchase
antonym: Land Ordinance of 1785 Definition: approval typically done by voting synonym: disapprove
antonym: agree Definition: someone chosen to give a groups' say for them in a government setting synonym:delegate
antonym: dictatorial government Definition: the higher house of congress based on an allotted number (2) of senators synonym: legislative
antonym: House of Representatives Definition: the third president who bought the Louisiana territory and had Lewis and Clark explore it synonym: an anti-federalist
antonym: John Adams Definition: when people are divided into political parties instead of one group of everyone. This first emerged during John Adams' presidency synonym: opposing views
antonym: single party system Definition: the war that happened during Madison's presidency that earned British respect synonym: American Revolution
antonym: French and Indian War
Full transcript