Early Republic Quiz

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Early Republic Quizzes & Trivia

The Early Republic(1780-1830) was the period when the English colonies announced their independence and instituted a youthful nation. After this America transformed into a powerful and modern nation driven by industrialization which gave rise to a capitalist economy. This quiz has been created to test your knowledge about the history of the early republic. So, let's try out the quiz. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the Early Republic, who were the two main political partys? (Check two)
    • A. 

      Federalists

    • B. 

      Democrats

    • C. 

      Republicans

    • D. 

      Independant

  • 2. 
    Who is the leader of the Federalists party?
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      John Adams

  • 3. 
    Who is the leader of the Republican party?
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • C. 

      Geroge Washington

    • D. 

      John Adams

  • 4. 
    What was the first thing the two partys started to argue about?
    • A. 

      What the slogan for our country should be

    • B. 

      Why Syesha is always in the bottom 3 (no seriously, why is she?)

    • C. 

      What the president should be called

    • D. 

      Who should be in charge of the treasury

  • 5. 
    What did congress decided to do about the treasury being broke?
    • A. 

      Make a tax on wood

    • B. 

      Make a tax on tea

    • C. 

      Make a tax on butter

    • D. 

      Make a tax on whiskey

  • 6. 
    What was the name for the people the opposed the new tax?
    • A. 

      Butter boys

    • B. 

      Whiskey boys

    • C. 

      Tea boys

    • D. 

      Tree boys

  • 7. 
    Why did Washington decide to run a second term?
    • A. 

      Because he liked being president

    • B. 

      To stop the two political partys from fighting

    • C. 

      Becuase he got to live in a really cool house

    • D. 

      Because the people wanted him to

  • 8. 
    What was the main topic that Washington addressed in his farewell speech?
    • A. 

      To stop the political partys from fighting

    • B. 

      To say a good farewell

    • C. 

      How much he enjoyed his job

  • 9. 
    In the election of 1800, which two people were running?
    • A. 

      Jefferson and adams

    • B. 

      Noriega and archuleta

    • C. 

      Washington and hamilton

  • 10. 
    Why was the federalist party spilt into two?
    • A. 

      Because hamilton couldn't run due to the fact he wasn't born in the us

    • B. 

      Becuase hamilton didn't support adams

    • C. 

      Becuase hamilton died so nobody could lead the party

  • 11. 
    What was the outcome of the FIRST voting?
    • A. 

      Jefferson won

    • B. 

      Adams won

    • C. 

      Tie

  • 12. 
    Who eventually won the election of 1800?
    • A. 

      Adams

    • B. 

      Jefferson

  • 13. 
    In the french revolution, what disappointed jefferson?
    • A. 

      All the killings

    • B. 

      They became federalist

    • C. 

      How many croissants they ate

  • 14. 
    What was the main difference between federalists and republicans?
    • A. 

      Feds believed that people should not have power, and republicans though they should

    • B. 

      Feds believed that everyone is ugly, republicans though everyone was pretty

    • C. 

      Feds were not supporting the French revolution, republicans were