Early Republic
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  • Question 1
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    Q. George Washington's foreign policy is best exemplified by the...
    answer choices
    Embargo Act 
    Neutrality Proclamation
    Aggressive Manifest Destiny
    XYZ Affair
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was NOT a piece of advice included in Washington's Farewell Address? 
    answer choices
    stay out of foreign affairs
    avoid political parties
    maintain current borders
    stay out of debt
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. The first political parties were formed because of disagreements over what issue? 
    answer choices
    should more power be with state or federal government?
    should the US expand its borders?
    should Presidents be elected through electoral college or popular vote?
    should representation in Congress be equal or based on population? 
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. The second President, John Adams, became very unpopular when he signed these laws in response to criticism to his handling of the XYZ Affair. 
    answer choices
    Virginia & Kentucky Resolutions
    Embargo Acts
    The XYZ Acts
    Alien & Sedition Acts
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following laws was passed by Thomas Jefferson in order to prevent foreign interference with American trading ships? 
    answer choices
    Alien & Sedition Acts
    Embargo Act
    Neutrality Proclamation
    Barbary Act
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which President's foreign policy included a declaration of war on Britain? 
    answer choices
    John Adams
    James Monroe
    Thomas Jefferson
    James Madison
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Which Supreme Court case established the doctrine of judicial review? 
    answer choices
    Marbury v. Madison
    McCulloch v. Maryland
    Gibbons v. Ogden
    Worcester v. Georgia
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Which early Supreme Court Chief Justice is considered the most influential? 
    answer choices
    John Jay
    Roger Taney
    John Marshall
    John Roberts
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following would NOT be associated with the Federalist political party? 
    answer choices
    Creating a national bank
    Thomas Jefferson
    Alexander Hamilton
    Loosely interpreting the Constitution
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Democratic-Republicans would agree with all of the following statements except...
    answer choices
    Governmental power should be left with the states.
    Federal laws supercede state laws. 
    The National Bank is unconstitutional. 
    The Constitution should be strictly interpreted. 
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is not a cause of the War of 1812? 
    answer choices
    Impressment of US sailors by British navy
    British refusing to pay debts owed to US
    British providing Natives with weapons
    British attacking American ships
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. "The Western Hemisphere is off limits to European colonizers." Which President's foreign policy includes this statement? 
    answer choices
    James Monroe
    James Madison
    George Washington
    Thomas Jefferson
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Which President oversaw a period of prosperity and cooperation known as the "Era of Good Feelings"?
    answer choices
    George Washington
    John Adams
    Thomas Jefferson
    James Monroe
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following was NOT an effect of the War of 1812? 
    answer choices
    Improved relations with Native Americans. 
    Increased manufacturing capabilities.
    Increased sense of nationalism. 
    Restoration of American shipping rights. 
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following correctly describes the outcome of the War of 1812? 
    answer choices
    Neither side won nor lost territory
    The United States won the war.
    The British won the war. 
    The United States gained control of Florida territory. 
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Which President's domestic policy included putting down the Whiskey Rebellion? 
    answer choices
    George Washington
    John Adams
    Andrew Jackson
    James Madison
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Which President's domestic policy resulted in the Trail of Tears? 
    answer choices
    John Quincy Adams
    Andrew Jackson
    Thomas Jefferson 
    James Madison
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. Which Supreme Court case ruled that states may not tax the federal government? 
    answer choices
    Marbury v. Madison
    Gibbons v. Ogden
    McCulloch v. Maryland 
    Dred Scott v. Sanford
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. An attempt by French officials to bribe American diplomats became known as the...
    answer choices
    XYZ Affair
    French Affair
    Barbary Wars
    Sedition Acts
  • Question 20
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    Q. Which of the following does not describe an outcome of the "corrupt bargain" of the election of 1824? 
    answer choices
    the House of Reps chose Adams for President
    Henry Clay became the Secretary of State
    the House of Reps chose Jackson for President
    John Quincy Adams became an unpopular President
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