Quiz Me! - Era: Growth of a Nation Test your knowledge about the Growth of a Nation era! 1 / 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 Barron v. Baltimore McCulloch v. Maryland Marbury v. Madison 2 / 10 Which of the following is not part of the Judiciary Act of 1789? It called for thirteen lower courts. It allowed for Judicial Review. There would be six justices for the Supreme Court. Created the office of Attorney General. 3 / 10 The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in McCulloch v. Maryland helped to… expand the power of the national government create a system of national railways bring an end to sectionalism expand the power of state governments 4 / 10 Why was the Sedition Act of 1789 passed? President Adams feared more immigrants would come to the United States if strict laws were not passed. Congress and the Presidents wanted to get rid of any British citizens trying to start a war. 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 In which U.S. Supreme Court case did Native Americans win a legal victory to keep their land, but the victory was hollow because they were removed from their land anyway? Barron v. Baltimore Worcester v. Georgia Dartmouth College v. Woodward Gibbons v. Ogden 6 / 10 What is one major precedent George Washington set during his Farewell Address in 1796? He served as the head of his political party. He gave it publically from the White House. He only served two terms. He strongly favored allying with France over England. 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 made it illegal to immigrate to the United States from France and England. It was illegal to speak, write, or print anything bad about the American government and its leaders. 8 / 10 Over time, the Supreme Court’s “incorporation doctrine” has applied most of the Bill of Rights to the state governments, despite early decisions such as Worcester v. Georgia Barron v. Baltimore Marbury v. Madison McCulloch v. Maryland 9 / 10 What law, passed by Congress and signed by President Andrew Jackson, resulted in the “Trail of Tears?” The Emancipation Proclamation The Kentucky and Virginia Resolution The Declaration of Sentiments The Indian Removal Act 10 / 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 review process that judicial appointments must go through prior to confirmation hearings The power of the Supreme Court to interpret laws of Congress and declare them unconstitutional if necessary Your score is Try another 10!