5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- John Adams
- Citizen Genet
- Neutrality Proclamation
- Strict constitution
- a He was a representative of the French Republic who came to America in order to recruit Americans to help fight in the French Revolution.
- b A Federalist who was Vice President under Washington in 1789, and later became President by three votes in 1796. Known for his quarrel with France, and was involved in the xyz Affair, Quais War, and the Convention of 1800. Later though he was also known for his belated push for peace w/ France in 1800. Regarding his personality he was a "respectful irritation".
- c issued by George Washington, established isolationist policy, proclaimed government's official neutrality in widening European conflicts also warned American citizens about intervening on either side of conflict
- d idea of following the const. exactly, jefferson
- e the states'-rights doctrine that a state can refuse to recognize or to enforce a federal law passed by the United States Congress
5 Multiple choice questions
- Means having to do with agriculture.the farmers and plantation owners of the south. This was the society that Jefferson wanted to see become the future of America. He appreciated the many virtuous and beneficial characteristics.
- began in 1789 with some nonviolent restrictions on the king, but became more hostile in 1792 when France declared war on Austria. Seeking help from America, the French pointed to the Franco-American alliance of 1778. Not wanting to get involved for fear of damage to the trade business, Washington gave the Neutrality Proclamation, which made America neutral.
- a government tax on imports or exports
- Gave America all of Ohio after General Mad Anthony Wayne battled and defeated the Indians at the Battle of Fallen Timbers.
- foreign minister; In 1797, Adams sent a diplomatic commission to France to settle matters about the upset of the Jay Treaty of 1794. The French thought that America was siding with the English violating the Franco-American Treaty of 1778. The commission was sent to talk to Talleyrand about the seizing of American ships by the French. Communication between the commission and Talleyrand existed between three go betweeners (XYZ) because talking to Talleyrand in person would cost a quarter of a million dollars. Americans soon negotiated and this act subtly started an undeclared war with France.
5 True/False questions
Bill of Rights → He was a representative of the French Republic who came to America in order to recruit Americans to help fight in the French Revolution.
Henry Knox → was the first secretary of war; came to power in 1789; was the first to be entrusted with the infant army and navy.
Pinckey Treaty → Gave America Free navigation of the Mississippi, large area of north Florida.
Judiciary Act of 1789 → the states'-rights doctrine that a state can refuse to recognize or to enforce a federal law passed by the United States Congress
Battle of Fallen Timbers → An attack made by American General "Mad Anthony Wayne" against invading Indians from the northwest. The defeat of the Indians ended the alliance made with the British and Indians.