5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Jay's Treaty
- Alexander Hamilton
- Reign of Terror
- Battle of Fallen Timbers
- Judiciary Act of 1789
- a Delegate to the Constitutional Convention and leader of the Federalists; first secretary of the treasury.
- b 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.
- c the historic period (1793-94) during the French Revolution when thousands were executed
- d 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.
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- the French king who gave money and troops to help the patriots
- free navigation of the Mississippi River; right to deposit goods New Orleans, no customs no more indian attacks
- 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
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Charles Talleyrand → French foreign minister; the xyz affair
George Washington → Delegate to the Constitutional Convention and leader of the Federalists; first secretary of the treasury.
XYZ Affair → 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."
Bank of the United States → a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution)
Edmond Genet → A young, French diplomat that was sent to win American support.