Quiz Me! - Documents/Cases: Growth of a Nation Test your knowledge about documents and Supreme Court cases in the Growth of a Nation era! 1 / 10 In George Washington’s First Inaugural Address who does he say is responsible for the success of the new nation? The citizens The Supreme Court The President Congress 2 / 10 How did President Andrew Jackson respond to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Worcester v. Georgia? President Jackson refused to enforce the Court’s decision President Jackson celebrated the legal victory President Jackson asked the Court for further clarification President Jackson signed a treaty with Native Americans 3 / 10 Which U.S. Supreme Court case established the power of judicial review? Worcester v. Georgia Gibbons v. Ogden Marbury v. Madison McCulloch v. Maryland 4 / 10 Why was the Sedition Act of 1789 passed? Congress and the Presidents wanted to get rid of any British citizens trying to start a war. President Adams feared more immigrants would come to the United States if strict laws were not passed. President Adams wanted to make sure Thomas Jefferson’s supporters were not allowed to vote. President Adams and the Federalists Congress did not want any more American sympathy for the French. 5 / 10 What law, passed by Congress and signed by President Andrew Jackson, resulted in the “Trail of Tears?” The Indian Removal Act The Kentucky and Virginia Resolution The Declaration of Sentiments The Emancipation Proclamation 6 / 10 Which of the following is the best definition of “judicial review?” Congress’s power to impeach judges The President’s power to appoint Supreme Court Justices The power of the Supreme Court to interpret laws of Congress and declare them unconstitutional if necessary The review process that judicial appointments must go through prior to confirmation hearings 7 / 10 What did the Sedition Act of 1789 do? Allowed for people to be arrested who were talking bad about the U.S. but was only enforced against Federalists. It did nothing, it was put in place to scare people but no one enforced the law. It was illegal to speak, write, or print anything bad about the American government and its leaders. It made it illegal to immigrate to the United States from France and England. 8 / 10 In which case did the U.S. Supreme Court rule unanimously that Congress had the power to create a national bank? Gibbons v. Ogden McCulloch v. Maryland Marbury v. Madison Barron v. Baltimore 9 / 10 Which of the following is not part of the Judiciary Act of 1789? It called for thirteen lower courts. There would be six justices for the Supreme Court. Created the office of Attorney General. It allowed for Judicial Review. 10 / 10 What does George Washington mean by the “Invisible Hand” he references in his First Inaugural Address? The citizens of the US are controlling the government. Providence is guiding the nation’s first steps. England is still trying to control the United States. As president he is able to control the government. Your score is Try another 10!