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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Battle of Fallen Timbers
- Charles Talleyrand
- Neutrality Proclamation
- XYZ Affair
- Reign of Terror
- a the United States would not support either side in the war and Americans could not aid either Britain or France
- b Post-revolution war, British instigate Native American attacks, but "Mad" Anthony Wayne defeats them in Ohio Valley and gets the Greenville treaty, which cedes Native American land in Ohio Valley to U.S.
- c France and England start to seize American ships; starts an "unofficial war" between America and France; Causes the creation of 33 ships for a navy and ends long treaty with France
- d the historic period (1793-94) during the French Revolution when thousands were executed
- e French foreign minister; the xyz affair
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- America's first Vice-President and second President. Sponsor of the American Revolution in Massachusetts, and wrote the Massachusetts guarantee that freedom of press "ought not to be restrained."
- Delegate to the Constitutional Convention and leader of the Federalists; first secretary of the treasury.
- American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
- Made it a crime to criticize the government or government officials. Opponents claimed that it violated citizens' rights to freedom of speech and freedom of the press, gauranteed by the First Amednment.
- Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
5 True/False Questions
Whiskey Rebellion → In 1794, farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey, and several federal officers were killed in the riots caused by their attempts to serve arrest warrants on the offenders. In October, 1794, the army, led by Washington, put down the rebellion. The incident showed that the new government under the Constitution could react swiftly and effectively to such a problem, in contrast to the inability of the government under the Articles of Confederation to deal with Shay's Rebellion.
Judiciary Act of 1789 → In 1789 Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court system. The act managed to quiet popular apprehensions by establishing in each state a federal district court that operated according to local procedures.
Little Turtle → native american leader who led native american confederacy against americans in the Battle of Falledn Timbers, chieftain of the miami tribe
Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions → These documents drafted by James Madison and Thomas Jefferson claimed that the Alien and Sedition Acts violated the U.S. Constitution. These resolutions affirmed the principle of states' rights
assumption → Laws in which residence before citizenship changed from five years to fourteen, and the President was given power to deport (in times of peace) or imprison (in times of war) dangerous immigrants