Chapter 7/8 EAC
Updated: 3/26/2020
Chapter 7/8 EAC

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  • Attack!
  • Battle of Yorktown where the Patriots defeat the British. This ended the war.
  • The Articles of Confederation were America's first constitution. But, they were really weak.
  • Finished!
  • Shay's Rebellion was a group of farmers that were protesting. They were protesting because they had to pay taxes for America's debt.
  • Stop the taxes!
  • The Constitutional Convention was a meting that was supposed to figure out a new constitution. They were trying to replaced the Articles of Confederation.
  • What should we do?
  • The seven principles of the constitution are very important. They are popular sovereignty, limited government, separation of powers, checks and balances, judicial review, federalism, and republicanism.
  • There are three branches of government. They are the Executive branch, the Legislative branch, and the Judicial branch.
  • Executive branch
  • Legislative branch
  • Judicial branch