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