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5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Bill of Rights
- Sedition Act
- Little Turtle
- funding at par
- a a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution)
- b native american leader who led native american confederacy against americans in the Battle of Falledn Timbers, chieftain of the miami tribe
- c This meant that the federal government would pay off its debs at face value, plus accumulated interest which at the time had a total of $54 million. This included the federal government taking on the debts by the states and paying for it as a country. Hamilton's establishment of this act gave the country much needed unity because it brought the states together under the centralized government. This made paper money essentially useless do to inflation.
- d 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.
- e a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
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."
- Agreement which freed America from its alliance with France, forgave French $20 million in damages and resulted in Adams' losing a second term as president
- 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.
- 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
- Treaty made after the Battle of Fallen Timbers in which the Native-Americans surrendered their homelands in what is now Ohio. Took almost all of the Ohio away from the Native-Americans.
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.
Jay's Treaty → free navigation of the Mississippi River; right to deposit goods New Orleans, no customs no more indian attacks
Charles Talleyrand → French foreign minister; the xyz affair
Mad Anthony Wayne → American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
Louis XVI → a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)