What political party did George Washinton belong to?
What State was Washington from?
Who served two terms as Washington's Vice-President?
Which new state were added to the union under Washinton?
Vermont, Kentucky & Tennessee
What Amendments to the Constitution occurred during the Washington administration?
Bill of Rights & 11th Amendment
Who wrote the Bill of Rights which would be added to the Constitution in 1791?
What Supreme Court position did the Judiciary Act of 1789 establish and who did Washington choose to fill the post?
Cheif Justice and John Jay
What did the United States get from the Native Americans with the Treaty of Greenville after "Mad" Anthony Wayme's victory at the battle of fallen timbers?
The Ohio Territory (Ohio, Indiana & the state of Chicago)
What five things did Washington seek when he sent Joh Jay to Britain?
Seek a British withdrawal from the Northwest territory, Get representations for American ships that were seized, End the impressments of American sailors, Get compensation for slaves seized during the Revolution, Restore trading rights in the West Indies
What 3 things was Jay able to accomplish with his treaty with Great Britain?
A promise that troops would be removed from the Northwest Territory, US would get $10 million for seized ships, British ports in the West Indies were open to very limited US trade
What was the feeling about Jay's treaty among southern planters and northern merchants?
Southern planters were angry they didnt receive compensation for slaves lost and northern merchants were angry the treaty didnt do more for trade
What two things did the United States get out of Pinckney's Treaty with Spain?
The Mississippi River was recogized as the end of US holdings & The United States was allowed to use the port of New Orleans
Why did Hamilton and his followers want Washington to side with Great Britain in their war with France?
Hamilton favored Britain
Why did Jefferson and his followers want Washington to side with France in their war with Great Britain?
Jefferson favored France
Why did Washington choose neutrality in regards to the war between Britain & France?
Washington wants the US to be at peace with both Britain and France.
Who was Citizen Genet and what did he do?
Citizen Genet is a French Minister who urged US citizens to ignore Washington and side with France
What two things did Washington warn against in this farewell address to the country?
The evils of political parties and foreign attachments
Electorally speaking what was George Washington the only President to do?
First president to get all electoral votes
What was the reason for Washington to seek negotiations that would become Jay's Treaty?
To regulate commerce and navigation
What Cabinet position was created by the Judiciary Act of 1789?