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THE

NUMBERS

GAME

LET'S

MAKE

AMENDS

AND YOU

MUST BE

COLONAL

LEGIS

LATION

POTPOU

RRI

CONSTI

TUTONAL

LINGO

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Response 1

THIS IS THE NUMBER OF

REPRESENTATIVES THAT

INDIANA  HAS IN THE SENATE

WHAT IS 2?

THE FIRST TEN AMENDMENTS

TO THE CONSTITUTION ARE

COLLECTIVELY KNOWN BY

THIS NAME

WHAT IS THE BILL OF

RIGHTS?

I HAVE THE DUBIOUS

DISTINCTION AS BEING THE

ONLY ELECTED PRESIDENT TO

EVER BE IMPEACHED WHILE IN

OFFICE

WHO IS BILL CLINTON?

THIS DOCUMENT WAS

DIFFERENT FROM THE

CONSTUTUTION IN THAT ALL 13

STATES NEEDED TO

UNANIMOUSLY AGREE BEFORE

IT COULD BE CHANGED

WHAT ARE THE

ARTICLES OF THE

THE CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION WAS HELD IN THE

SUMMER OF 1787 IN THIS CITY

WHAT IS

PHILADELPHIA?

GOLD OR SILVER THAT BACKS

UP PAPER MONEY

WHAT IS HARD MONEY?

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Response 2

THIS IS THE NUMBER OF

REPRESENTATIVES THAT

INDIANA HAS IN THE HOUSE OF

REPRESENTATIVES

WHAT IS 10?

THE U.S. CONSTITUTION HAS A

TOTAL OF THIS MANY

AMENDMENTS

WHAT IS 27?

AS A REPUBLICAN, I AM

INDIANA'S GOVERNOR

WHO IS MITCH DANELS?

TO SOLVE THE PROBLEM OF

HOW SLAVES WOULD BE

COUNTED, THIS COMPROMISE

WAS REACHED

WHAT IS THE

THREE-FIFTHS

THIS MASSACHUSETTS

REBELLION OCCURRED IN 1787

WHEN COUNTY COURTS

BEGAN SEIZING THEIR FAMRS

OF INDEBTED FARMERS

WHAT IS SHAY'S

REBELLION?

THIS WAS THE POLITICAL

GROUP THAT WAS IN FAVOR

OF THE CONSTITUTION

WHO ARE THE

FEDERALISTS?

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Response 3

THIS WAS THE MINIMUM

NUMBER OF STATES NEEDED

TO RATIFY THE CONSITUTION

WHAT IS 9?

THIS AMENDMENT GAVE

WOMEN THE RIGHT TO VOTE IN

1920

WHAT IS THE 19TH?

ALTHOUGH I WAS WELL INTO

MY 80'S, I ATTENDED THE

CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION AND ACTED AS

ITS ELDER STATEMAN

WHO IS BEN FRANKLIN?

PART OF THE GREAT

COMPROMISE, I WAS THE PLAN

THAT FAVORED THE SMALLER

STATES BY CREATING THE

SENATE

WHAT IS THE NEW

JERSEY PLAN?

WHILE THE LIMIT FOR

PRESIDENTIAL TERMS IN

OFFICE IS NOW 2, I WAS THE

ONLY PRESIDENT TO BE

ELECTED TO 4 TERMS IN THE

WHITE HOUSE

WHO IS FDR?

THIS TERM MEANS TO

OFFICALLY ACCEPT A

DOCUMENT OR LEGISLATION

WHAT IS RATIFY?

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Response 4

THIS WAS THE SECTION

NUMBER THAT WAS SET ASIDE

IN EACH TOWNSHIP FOR

EDUCATION

WHAT IS 16?

EIGHTEEN YEAR OLDS GAINED

THE RIGHT TO VOTE WITH THE

PASSING OF THIS AMENDMENT

IN 1971

WHAT IS THE 26TH?

AS AN ANTI-FEDERALIST AND

VIRGINIAN, I LED THE

OPPOSITION TO THE

CONSTITUTION AND PENNED

THE FAMOUS WORDS "GIVE ME

LIBERTY OF GIVE ME DEATH"

WHO IS PATRICK

HENRY?

THIS ORDINANCE ACTED TO

DIVIDE THE STATES UP INTO

TOWNSHIPS

WHAT IS THE LAND

ORDINACE OF 1785?

OF THE THREE

GOVERNMENTAL BRANCES,

THE PRESIDENT BELONGS TO

THIS ONE

WHAT IS THE

EXECUTIVE?

ANOTHER NAME FOR THE

PAPER MONEY OF THE

INDIVIDUAL STATES THAT

CARRIED LITTLE VALUE

WHAT IS FIAT MONEY?

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Response 5

THIS IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OF

DELEGATES IN CONGRESS

WHAT IS 535?

THE 24TH AMENDMENT

ABOLISHED THIS FEE IN 1964

WHAT IS THE POLL

TAX?

WE SERVE AS INDIANA'S TWO

REPRESENTATIVES IN THE

SENATE

WHO ARE EVAN BAYH

AND RICHARD LUGAR?

THIS PIECE OF LEGISLATION

SAID THAT A TERRITORY

COULD BECOME A STATE

WHEN ITS POPULATION

REACHED 60,000 FREE MALES

WHAT IS THE

NORTHWEST ORDINANCE

THIS WAS THE ONLY STATE

NOT TO SEND DELEGATES TO

THE CONSTITUTIONAL

CONVENTION IN 1787

WHAT IS RHODE

ISLAND?

PRHIBITING THE EXPORT OF

GOODS AND PRODUCTS TO

ANOTHER COUNTRY

WHAT IS EMBARGO?

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CONSTITUTIONAL NUMBERS  

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THIS IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OFAMENDMENTS     

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WHAT IS 26

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RIOT IN

BOSTON

WHAT

YEAR WAS

SO WHERE

DO YOU

"NOT

ANOTHER

ACT"

COLNIAL

VERNA

CULAR

"PASS THE

TEA,

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Response 1

CLASHES BETWEEN THESE

TWO GROUPS ERUPTED INTO

THE BOSTON MASSACRE

WHO ARE THE AMERICAN

COLONISTS AND BRITISH

THE TREATY OF PARIS

WHAT WAS 1763?

THE GENERAL OF THE

CONTINENTAL ARMY, GEORGE

WASHINGTON, HAILED FROM

THIS STATE

WHAT IS VIRGINIA?

THESE ACTS INCLUDED THE

CLOSING OF THE PORT OF

BOSTON, THE REMOVAL OF

MASSACHUSETTS'S CHARTER,

TRIAL OF BRITISH COLDIERS IN

ENGLAND, AND THE HOUSI

WHAT ARE THE

INTOLERABLE ACTS?

COLONISTS WHO REMAINED

LOYAL TO ENGLAND

THROUGHOUT THE DURATION

OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR

WHO ARE LOYALISTS?

DURING THE BOSTON TEA

PARTY, COLONISTS SECRETLY

BOARDED A BRITISH SHIP

USING THIS DISGUISE

WHAT ARE MOHAWK

INDIANS?

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Response 2

THE POPULAR, YET

INACCURATE, PAINTING, "THE

BLOODY MASSACRE IN KING

STREET" WAS DONE BY THIS

MAN

WHO WAS PAUL REVERE?

THE BOSTON MASSACRE

WHAT WAS 1770?

WOMEN FROM THIS STATE

GAINED THE RIGHT TO VOTE IN

1776 BUT LOST THAT RIGHT IN

1807

WHAT IS NEW JERSEY?

BRITAIN DIDN'T WANT THE FIAT

MONEY FROM THE COLONIES,

SO THEY PASSED THIS ACT IN

1764

WHAT IS THE CURRENCY

ACT?

ACTIVITES AND MOVEMENTS

DESIGNED TO OVERTHROW AN

EXISTING GOVERNMENT

WHAT IS REVOLUTION?

BOSTON RADICALS WHO

"THREW" THE TEA PARTY WERE

MEMBERS OF THIS GROUP

WHO ARE THE SONS OF

LIBERTY?

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Response 3

WHILE BRITISH SOLDIERS

WERE ARMED WITH FLINT

LOCK RIFLES, ANGRY

COLONISTS USED THESE AS

WEAPONS

WHAT ARE SNOWBALLS?

LEXINGTON AND CONCORD

WHAT WAS 1775?

JOHN DICKINSON, WRITER OF

THE PAMPHLET, "LETTER FROM

A FARMER IN ----- TO THE

INHABITANTS OF THE BRITISH

COLONIES" WAS NOT REALLY A

FARMER, BUT A

WHAT IS

PENNSYLVANIA?

THIS ACT STATED THAT THE

COLONISTS MUST PROVIDE A

BARRACKS FOR BRITISH

SOLDIERS TO STAY IN WHILE IN

THE COLONIES

WHAT IS THE

QUARTERING ACT?

COLONIAL MERCHANTS WHO

SOLD GOODS WITHOUT

PAYING THE PROPER TAXES

WHO ARE SMUGGLERS?

WHILE THE DEMONSTRATION

AT BOSTON IS CERTAINLY THE

MOST WELL KNOWN, SIMILAR

EVENTS HAPPENED IN THESE

CITIES

WHAT ARE CHARLESTON,

NEW YORK CITY, AND

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Response 4

I WAS THE PAWYER WHO

DEFENDED THE BRITISH

SOLDIERS INVOLVED IN THE

BOSTON MASSACRE

WHO WAS JOHN ADAMS?

THE BATTLE OF YORKTOWN

WHAT WAS 1781?

THOMAS JEFFERSON, FRAMER

OF THE DECLARATION OF

INDEPENDENCE, CALLED THIS

STATE HIS HOME

WHO IS VIRGINIA?

THIS WAS THE FIRST LAW

SPECIFICALLY AIMED AT

RAISING COLONIAL MONEY

FOR THE CROWN

WHAT IS THE SUGAR

ACT?

A COLLECTIVE DECISION TO

REFRAIN FROM PURCHASING

PRODUCTS FROM ANOTHER

COUNTRY

WHAT IS A BOYCOTT?

THE TEA THROWN INTO

BOSTON HARBOR WAS OWNED

BY THIS CORPORATION, WHO

AT THE TIME HAD A

MONOOPOLY ON THE TEA

INDUSTRY

WHAT IS THE BRITISH

EAST INDIA COMPANY?

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Response 5

I WAS THE BRITISH CAPTAIN

WHO ORDERED MY MEN NOT

TO FIRE AT THE BOSTON

MASSACRE

WHO WAS THOMAS

PRESTON?

THE SUGAR ACT

WHAT WAS 1764?

DELEGATES FROM THIS STATE

WERE THE ONLY ONES NOT TO

ATTEND THE MEETING OF THIS

FIRST CONTINTENTAL

CONGRESS IN 1774

WHAT IS GEORGIA?

THE WRITS OF ASSISTANCE,

PART OF THE TOWNSHEND

ACTS, ALLOWED BRITISH

AUTHORITIES TO DO THIS TO

ANY COLONIAL HOUSE

WHAT IS SEARCH FOR

AND SEIZE ANY

THE SUGAR ACT IS AN

EXAMPLE OF THIS KIND OF

TAX

WHAT IS AN INTERNAL

TAX?

IN 1770 PRLIAMENT WITHDREW

ALL THE TAXES OF THIS ACT

EXCEPT FOR THE TAX ON TEA

WHAT IS THE

TOWNSHEND ACTS?

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CONSTITUTIONAL NUMBERS  

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THIS IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OFAMENDMENTS     

 Response:   

WHAT IS 26

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