8th Grade Social Studies Mid-year Checkpoint Assessment Study Guide.

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<ul><li>Slide 1</li></ul> <p>8th Grade Social Studies Mid-year Checkpoint Assessment Study Guide Slide 2 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 Action/ReactionPeopleConst. ConventionGovernmentB of R Slide 3 Action/Reaction for $100 President Jefferson did this to end the attacks on US ships by the Barbary Pirates President Jefferson did this to end the attacks on US ships by the Barbary Pirates P. 167 P. 167 Slide 4 Action/Reaction for $200 Congress passed a tax on whiskey, farmers rebelled, and President Washington sent in the army because he wanted to establish this. Congress passed a tax on whiskey, farmers rebelled, and President Washington sent in the army because he wanted to establish this. P. 147 P. 147 Slide 5 Action/Reaction for $300 The system that gives each branch of government some control over the others as a way to keep any of them from becoming too powerful. The system that gives each branch of government some control over the others as a way to keep any of them from becoming too powerful. P. 126 P. 126 Slide 6 Action/Reaction for $400 In order to be able to give the nation a stable currency, collect taxes and make loans to businesses, Alexander Hamilton wanted to create one of these. In order to be able to give the nation a stable currency, collect taxes and make loans to businesses, Alexander Hamilton wanted to create one of these. P. 151 P. 151 Slide 7 Action/Reaction $500 Even though it took place 2 weeks after the War of 1812 was officially over, this battle was a great American victory, and made a hero of Andrew Jackson because so few US soldiers were killed. Even though it took place 2 weeks after the War of 1812 was officially over, this battle was a great American victory, and made a hero of Andrew Jackson because so few US soldiers were killed. P. 170 P. 170 Slide 8 People for $100 Thieves who attacked US ships in the Mediterranean Sea during the 1800s. Thieves who attacked US ships in the Mediterranean Sea during the 1800s. P. 167 P. 167 Slide 9 People for $200 This lawyer wrote a poem during the War of 1812 that later was set to music and became The Star Spangled Banner. This lawyer wrote a poem during the War of 1812 that later was set to music and became The Star Spangled Banner. P. 169 P. 169 Slide 10 People for $300 The person most responsible for writing the Bill of Rights. The person most responsible for writing the Bill of Rights. P. 134 P. 134 Slide 11 People for $400 This farmer led a rebellion that caused Congress to call the Constitutional Convention. This farmer led a rebellion that caused Congress to call the Constitutional Convention. P. 105 P. 105 Slide 12 People for $500 The people who were hurt the most by President Jeffersons embargo policy. The people who were hurt the most by President Jeffersons embargo policy. P. 167 P. 167 Slide 13 Government for $100 The person in charge of the Executive branch of the government and responsible for enforcing federal laws. The person in charge of the Executive branch of the government and responsible for enforcing federal laws. P. 124 P. 124 Slide 14 Government $200 The main job of the legislative branch. The main job of the legislative branch. P. 122 P. 122 Slide 15 Government for $300 The executives or leaders, of the various departments of government are members of this group that helps to advise the president. The executives or leaders, of the various departments of government are members of this group that helps to advise the president. P. 124 P. 124 Slide 16 Government for $400 The system that allows each branch of government to have some influence over the other 2 so that no one branch can become to powerful. The system that allows each branch of government to have some influence over the other 2 so that no one branch can become to powerful. P. 126 P. 126 Slide 17 Government for $500 The Supreme Court case of Marbury Vs Madison established this idea--that the Supreme Court has the authority to determine if laws are constitutional or not. The Supreme Court case of Marbury Vs Madison established this idea--that the Supreme Court has the authority to determine if laws are constitutional or not. P. 125 P. 125 Slide 18 Bill of Rights for $100 The Bill of Rights is part of this document. The Bill of Rights is part of this document. P. 134 P. 134 Slide 19 Bill of Rights for $200 The First Amendment protects the rights of speech, worship and _____________. The First Amendment protects the rights of speech, worship and _____________. P. 135-137 P. 135-137 Slide 20 Bill of Rights for $300 The Bill of Rights is protected by this part of the government. The Bill of Rights is protected by this part of the government. P. 124 P. 124 Slide 21 Bill of Rights for $400 The amendment that says rights not specifically listed in the Constitution belong to the people. The amendment that says rights not specifically listed in the Constitution belong to the people. P. 142 P. 142 Slide 22 Bill of Rights for $500 The fourth amendment says a judge must issue a warrant before the police can do this. The fourth amendment says a judge must issue a warrant before the police can do this. P. 139 P. 139 Slide 23 Constitutional Convention $100 The document that was used to govern the United States before the Constitution was adopted. The document that was used to govern the United States before the Constitution was adopted. P. 103 P. 103 Slide 24 Constitutional Convention for $200 The delegates to the Constitutional Convention worked hard to balance the needs and worries of these two groups. The delegates to the Constitutional Convention worked hard to balance the needs and worries of these two groups. P. 109 P. 109 Slide 25 Constitutional Convention for $300 The Constitutional Convention compromised and gave the job of choosing a president to ____________. The Constitutional Convention compromised and gave the job of choosing a president to ____________. P. 114 P. 114 Slide 26 Constitutional Convention for $400 The Great Compromise combined The New Jersey and the Virginia plans to determine this. The Great Compromise combined The New Jersey and the Virginia plans to determine this. P. 109 P. 109 Slide 27 Constitutional Convention for $500 Congress has the power to pass laws needed to carry out its duties because of this clause. Congress has the power to pass laws needed to carry out its duties because of this clause. P. 122 P. 122 Slide 28 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 $200 $400 $600 $800 $1000 Foreign PolicyPartiesThe 3 BsFolk ArtArts of Confed Double Jeopardy Slide 29 Foreign Policy for $200 The Barbary Coast is on the north shore of this continent. The Barbary Coast is on the north shore of this continent. P. 166 P. 166 Slide 30 Foreign Policy for $400 The War Hawks wanted to declare war on England in 1812 because they wanted to gain control of this area. P. 169 Slide 31 Foreign Policy for $600 President Washington urged the nation to follow a foreign policy based on this. President Washington urged the nation to follow a foreign policy based on this. P. 148 P. 148 Slide 32 Foreign Policy for $800 President Madison tried to protect US sailors who were being seized by both of these nations in an attempt to keep the US from sending supplies to the other while they were at war. President Madison tried to protect US sailors who were being seized by both of these nations in an attempt to keep the US from sending supplies to the other while they were at war. P. 166 P. 166 Slide 33 Foreign Policy for $1000 This president established a famous policy that insisted European nations not create any more colonies in North and South America. This president established a famous policy that insisted European nations not create any more colonies in North and South America. P. 172 P. 172 Slide 34 Political Parties for $200 The Federalists thought the government should be run by this group of people. The Federalists thought the government should be run by this group of people. P.150 P.150 Slide 35 Political Parties for $400 The Federalists and the Republicans disagreed about how much ____________ the government should have. P. 153 Slide 36 Political Parties for $600 Thomas Jefferson, a Republican, was in favor of this theory that believes states have the power to cancel out or ignore federal laws if they dont like them. Thomas Jefferson, a Republican, was in favor of this theory that believes states have the power to cancel out or ignore federal laws if they dont like them. P.156 P.156 Slide 37 Political Parties for $800 The Republicans thought these 2 laws were an attempt to limit the freedoms of speech and press. The Republicans thought these 2 laws were an attempt to limit the freedoms of speech and press. P.155 P.155 Slide 38 Political Parties for $1000 This president warned the nation about the dangers of being too loyal to a particular political party. This president warned the nation about the dangers of being too loyal to a particular political party. P.148 P.148 Slide 39 The 3 Branches of Government for $200 By combining these two plans, the Constitutional Convention created the 3 branches of government that we use today. By combining these two plans, the Constitutional Convention created the 3 branches of government that we use today. P. 109 P. 109 Slide 40 The 3 Branches of Government for $400 This branch of the government has the power to veto laws. P. 126 Slide 41 The 3 Branches of Government for $600 This power allows the Supreme Court to declare a law unconstitutional. This power allows the Supreme Court to declare a law unconstitutional. P. 125 P. 125 Slide 42 The 3 Branches of Government for $800 The Constitution has successfully governed the United States for over 200 years because of these qualities. The Constitution has successfully governed the United States for over 200 years because of these qualities. Slide 43 The 3 Branches of Government for $1000 Supreme Court Justice John Marshalls decisions limited the power of this group and gave more power to the federal government. Supreme Court Justice John Marshalls decisions limited the power of this group and gave more power to the federal government. P. 179 P. 179 Slide 44 Folk Art for $200 Folk art is created by _______________. Folk art is created by _______________. P. 180 P. 180 Slide 45 Folk Art for $400 John James Audubon was famous for his paintings of these. John James Audubon was famous for his paintings of these. P. 180 P. 180 Slide 46 Folk Art for $600 Slaves combined traditional church hymns with African musical styles to create this new type of music. Slaves combined traditional church hymns with African musical styles to create this new type of music. P. 181 P. 181 Slide 47 Folk Art for $800 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is famous for writing this, Americas first epic poem. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is famous for writing this, Americas first epic poem. P. 182 P. 182 Slide 48 Folk Art for $1000 An increase in this after the War of 1812 helped to create a new national identity for many Americans. An increase in this after the War of 1812 helped to create a new national identity for many Americans. P. 176 P. 176 Slide 49 Articles of Confederation for $200 The Articles of Confederation served as the first __________________ for the US. The Articles of Confederation served as the first __________________ for the US. P.103 P.103 Slide 50 Articles of Confederation for $400 One of the problems with the Articles of Confederation was that it did not allow Congress to collect _____________. One of the problems with the Articles of Confederation was that it did not allow Congress to collect _____________. P. 103 P. 103 Slide 51 Articles of Confederation for $600 The Articles of Confederation gave Congress the power to pass laws and declare _____________. The Articles of Confederation gave Congress the power to pass laws and declare _____________. P. 103 P. 103 Slide 52 Articles of Confederation for $800 The Northwest Ordinance, a law passed under the Articles of Confederation, divided up land in the west, explained how territories could become states, granted settlers rights, but did NOT allow this. The Northwest Ordinance, a law passed under the Articles of Confederation, divided up land in the west, explained how territories could become states, granted settlers rights, but did NOT allow this. P. 104 P. 104 Slide 53 Articles of Confederation for $1000 Under this plan of government, most of the power was held by this group. Under this plan of government, most of the power was held by this group. P. 103 P. 103 Slide 54 Daily Double!! Slide 55 Slide 56 Slide 57 Slide 58 Final Jeopardy! Isms Slide 59 Final Jeopardy Question These two words refer to a sense of pride in ones country and an economic system based on private ownership of farms and businesses. These two words refer to a sense of pride in ones country and an economic system based on private ownership of farms and businesses. P. 176-178 P. 176-178 </p>

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