5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Louis XVI
- Neutrality Proclamation
- Whiskey Rebellion
- Mad Anthony Wayne
- Little Turtle
- a native american leader who led native american confederacy against americans in the Battle of Falledn Timbers, chieftain of the miami tribe
- b 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.
- c American general during the American Revolution (1745-1796)
- d the French king who gave money and troops to help the patriots
- e the United States would not support either side in the war and Americans could not aid either Britain or France
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- A young, French diplomat that was sent to win American support.
- Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
- Was made up by John Jay. It said that Britain was to pay for Americans ships that were seized in 1793. It said that Americans had to pay British merchants debts owed from before the revolution and Britain had agreed to remove their troops from the Ohio Valley
- 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
5 True/False questions
Charles Talleyrand → native american leader who led native american confederacy against americans in the Battle of Falledn Timbers, chieftain of the miami tribe
John Jay → 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."
Judiciary Act of 1789 → 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.
Alien Laws → 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
Sedition Act → 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.