Washington's Neutrality Proclamation was intended to keep the United States out of war with
Britain and France
Which of the following actions was a precedent set by President George Washington?
appointing Senate members
choosing the first Cabinet
leaving office after one term
importing goods from overseas
Who was the leader of the Federalists?
The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions were passed as a result of
the Alien and Sedition Acts
the French Revolution
the XYZ Affair
What was one of the responsibilities of cabinet members?
to make laws in Congress
to serve on the Supreme Court
to advise the President
To promote business with foreign countries
Alexander Hamilton believed that government should
encourage business and industry
tax American-made goods
not create a national bank
allow each state to pay off its own debt
The Republicans believed in
A national bank
Limited national government
A loose construction of the Constitution
An economy based on trade
Who was the 2nd president of the United States?
During the _________, French officials tried to bribe US diplomats
Most bankers and manufacturers joined
The main purpose of the Alien and Sedition Acts was to
capture British and French spies
control the Federalists
silence and punish critics of the Federalists
How was United States neutrality challenged during Washington's presidency?
Britain and France seized cargoes from United States ships.
American merchants continued to trade with Britain and France
The Alien and Sedition Act
The Louisiana Purchase
Which statement best describes a major result of the Whiskey Rebellion?
The new government halted the production of whiskey
People realized that the new government would execute violent protesters
the new government proved too weak to respond in times of crisis
People realized that the new government would not tolerate violent protests.
This year's World Series champions will be
The New York Mets
The New York Yankees
The Cincinnati Reds
The New Jersey Nets