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The Revolution of 1800 was

a peaceful transfer of the office of the presidency between political parties

By 1798, the United States and what country engaged in a "quasi-war"?

France

The "Second War of Independence" was

the War of 1812

Which of the following was not an underlying purpose of Hamilton's financial program of 1790-91

to restrain industrial development

The two political parties of the mid-1790s were the

Republicans and Federalists

Among the more memorable passages of Jefferson's first inaugural address is the following:

"We are all Republicans, we are all Federalists"

The case that established "judicial review" was

Maybury v. Madison

The War of 1812 was ended by what treaty?

in December 1814 by the Treaty of Ghent

By 1807, at the time the Congress enacted the Embargo Act, how many sailors had the British impressed

6,000

Most of the labor in building the public buildings of the national government in Washington, D.C. was done by

slaves

With the Louisiana Purchase,

the size of the nation was doubled

Which of the following was not a significant feature of the War of 1812

northerners strongly supported the war; southerns strongly opposed it

On their journey of exploration from Missouri to Oregon, Lewis and Clark were accompanied by the Indian interpreter

Sacajawea

George Washington was elected the first President of the United States

unanimously by the electors of the Electoral college

Which was not true of the Embargo Act of 1807?

It banned trade only with Britain and France

Which of the following was not a major development during Jefferson's presidency?

an act declaring all Indian lands between the Appalachian mountains and the Mississippi River off-limits to white settlement

Which was not true of Gabriel's Rebellion in 1800?

led by Toussant L'Ouverture

An influential figure in the popular quest for expanded rights during the 1790s was

William Manning, Judith Sargent Murray, Toussaint L'Overtune

Which of the following was not a feature of the emerging rivalry between Republicans and Federalists during Washington's presidency?

The two parties differed sharply on domestic affairs, but hardly at all on foreign affairs

Who killed the first U.S. secretary of the treasury in a duel?

Aaron Burr

Which was not part of Fries's Rebellion of 1799

John Freis, a local militia leader and auctioneer, was hanged

Which was not true of the Federalist Party

THey favored Jefferson's view of the COnstitution

"The Star-Spangled Baner," written by Frances Scott Key, commemorates what event in the War of 1812

Fort McHenry withstood British bombardment

Which was not true of the Republican Party in the early Republic

they were more sympathetic to England than were the Federalists

The Virginia and Kentucky resolutions, written respectively by Madison and Jefferson, attacked what federal law?

Sedition Act

What state had the largest slave population in 1790?

Virginia

Who helped negotiate the Treaty of Paris of 1783?

Benjamin Franklin

father of the constitution

James Madison

leading Federalist thinkers

James Madison

which two states voted against ratification?

Rhode Island and North Carolina

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