5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions
- Judiciary Act of 1789
- Edmond Genet
- Alien Laws
- Treaty of Greenville
- a 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.
- b A young, French diplomat that was sent to win American support.
- c 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.
- d 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
- e 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
5 Multiple choice questions
- Referred to as Washington's Farewell Address. Its main points included: assuming leadership in the Western Hemisphere, developing its own trade, and not entering into permanent alliances with foreign nations, especially with Europe.
- the historic period (1793-94) during the French Revolution when thousands were executed
- a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
- 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.
- the United States would not support either side in the war and Americans could not aid either Britain or France
5 True/False questions
George Washington → Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
Whiskey Rebellion → 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
Battle of Fallen Timbers → 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.
Jay's Treaty → free navigation of the Mississippi River; right to deposit goods New Orleans, no customs no more indian attacks
Louis XVI → the French king who gave money and troops to help the patriots