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History - Chapters 9&10
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What did George Washington set up?
The 1st Cabinet of Presidential Advisors
What three things did Alexander Hamilton come up with to pay of National debt?
1. Repay all foreign and domestic debt
2. Set up a National Bank
3. Tax on Whiskey and high tariffs
How did 1st Congress set up the Court System?
With Judiciary Act of 1789
What was the compromise that Hamilton made with the Southerners?
If the agreed to pay off the debt he would move the capital to Washington DC (more southern location)
Did Congress pass Hamilton's high tariffs?
No they only passed low tariffs
What idea of Hamilton's was Jefferson and Madison worried about?
They thought that he was organizing a government that was only beneficial to the wealthy
What was the Whiskey Rebellion about?
A tax that Congress passed on the manufacturing and sales of Whiskey?
What was issued by George Washington to stay Neutral from foreign wars and what did it prohibit?
Proclamation of Neutrality and it prohibited Americans from fighting
What was Jay's Treaty and who was is with?
Gave the US the right to navigate the Mississippi River (with Spain)
What were the 2 political parties?
Democratic Republic and Federalists
What president issued the Alien and Sedition Act and what states didn't want to obey it?
John Adams and Virginia and Kentucky
Who was the 1st lady to live in the White House?
Abigail Adams (during its construction)
Who wanted the National Bank and who didn't?
Hamilton wanted it and Jefferson didn't
What happened to the election of 1800?
Ended in a tie, took the Representatives 36 times to vote for Jefferson over Burr
Who didn't go to Jefferson't inauguration?
Tax on imported goods
Judiciary Act of 1801
Growing power of the Supreme Court
What happened in the Marbury vs Madsion Case?
Judicial Review was used
What was McCulloch vs Maryland Case about?
Supremacy of the National Laws
What party gained political power
Who was the Secretary of State?
Who sold the Louisiana Territory to the US and how much was it?
Napoleon Bonaparte and $15 million
Who had a duel?
Hamilton and Burr (Burr shot Hamilton)
What was the Lewis and Clark Expedition known as and what were they looking for?
Corps of Discovery, Northwest Passage to the Pacific
Who was important to the exploration?
Who explored Texas and Colorado?
What political party tried to secede from the Union and who stopped them?
Federalists with the help of New York and Aaron Burr, Alexander Hamilton
What did the Barbary Pirates want and who stopped them by burning their ship?
They wanted Bribes, Steven Decatur
Who didn't pay the tariffs and what happened?
Jefferson and Tripoli declared war
Who won the election of 1804?
Thomas Jefferson for the 2nd term
Who was fighting in the war that the US stayed Neutral in?
GB and France (Napoleon wanted to take over Europe)
Embargo Act of 1807 and Nonintercourse Act?
EA - banned trade with all countries
NA - Prohibited trade with GB and France
Neither was popular
What did Tecumseh do?
Began forming a Native American confederation
Loyalty to your country
How many trading ships did the US have around the world?
What state was established in 1803?
Madison won in 1808 with how many votes?
Who led the War Hawks?
Who fought with the British and died?
Techumseh in the battle of Thames
What happened in August 1814?
The British burned the Capital building and the Presidents Mansion
Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner?
Francis Scott Key
What ended the War of 1812?
Treaty of Ghent in Dec. 1814
What were the terms of the Treaty of Ghent?
-Borders remained the same
-No mention of impressments
-Proclaimed end to fighting
Who took over the Republican Party and what did the push?
What did the War Hawks that were a Republican member of Congress want?
War with GB for the impressments and troubles out west with the Native Americans
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