Begin. Indep. Articles 100 100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200 300 300 300 300 300 400 400 400 400 400 500 500 500 500 500 Const. Grab Bag This concept comes from England, stating that government should not be all powerful What is limited government? This is another word for two-house legislature What is bicameral? This document was the first in history to limit the power of a monarch What is the Magna Carta? William and Mary of Orange signed this document, which prohibited cruel and unusual punishment What is the English Bill of Rights? This document eliminated the concept of “Divine Right” What is the Petition of Right? This is a person who speaks on behalf of others at a congress What is a delegate (or representative)? This genius of a man almost singlehandedly wrote the Declaration of Independence Who is Thomas Jefferson? This is the term for when ultimate power rests with the people What is popular sovereignty? This was the most significant of early attempts to unite the colonies, where they protested a British Act What is the Stamp Act Congress? This body elected George Washington commander-in-chief of the armed forces What is the Second Continental Congress? This is what the government could not do to raise revenue under the Articles What is tax? This is the type of government under the Articles What is confederal? This is the number of states that had to approve amendments under the Articles What is 13? This body performed the executive and judicial functions of government at the national level under the Articles What is Congress? This man led a rebellion against the government when he lost his farm land because of debts Who is Daniel Shays? This is the name for the collective group of Constitution writers Who are the Framers? This man is known as the “Father of the Constitution” Who is James Madison? This plan, called the “small state plan,” called for all states to be represented equally What is the New Jersey Plan? These two compromises convinced the southern states to approve the Constitution What are the 3/5ths Compromise and the Commerce and Slave Trade Compromise? The Connecticut or “Great Compromise” was crafted by this crafty legislator Who is Henry Clay? Picture Question! Who is Jimmy Carter? His hit songs include “Rock Your Body” and “Senorita.” Who is Justin Timberlake? “…All we are saying, is give _____ a chance.” What is the peace.” John Lennon Former Arizona Cardinals DB & ASU star gave up his career to become an Army Ranger. Later killed by “friendly fire” in Afghanistan Who is Pat Tillman? Who is Ronald Reagan?