Quiz Me! - Documents: Early Republic

Test your knowledge about documents in the Early Republic era.

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The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in McCulloch v. Maryland helped to…

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Which U.S. Supreme Court case established that the U.S. Constitution prohibits states from impairing the obligation of contracts?

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What is one major precedent George Washington set during his Farewell Address in 1796?

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What part of the Constitution did the U.S. Supreme Court use in deciding the case of Dartmouth v. Woodward?

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What does George Washington mean by the “Invisible Hand” he references in his First Inaugural Address?

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Which U.S. Supreme Court case interpreted the Supremacy Clause of the U.S. Constitution to mean that national law preempts state law?

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Which principle of government was at issue in U.S. Supreme Court cases such as Gibbons v. Ogden and McCulloch v. Maryland?

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What warning did George Washington issue in his Farewell Address of 1796?

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How was the Letter to Danbury Baptists used by later Supreme Court Justices?

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Which of the following is the best definition of “judicial review?”

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