The Jefferson Era

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Thomas Jefferson Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The Jefferson EraWho were the two federalists who ran against Thomas Jefferson and the other Democratic- Republican?
    • A. 

      Aaron Burr and John Adams

    • B. 

      John Adams and John Marshall

    • C. 

      John Adams and Charles C. Pinckney

    • D. 

      Charles C. Pinckney and Aaron Burr

  • 2. 
    Since before the law was who ever gets the most votes becomes president and whoever gets runner up becomes vice president, what do you think most like happened after Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr had a tie.
    • A. 

      They let the president be chosen by the richest people in the U.S.A.

    • B. 

      They didnt have electoral votes anymore.

    • C. 

      They eliminated a spot for vice presidents.

    • D. 

      They changed the law so that the vice president and president have different ballots.

  • 3. 
    On what date was the Louisiana Purchase approved by the Senate.
    • A. 

      October 10, 1803

    • B. 

      November 10, 1803

    • C. 

      October 12, 1803

    • D. 

      November 12, 1803

  • 4. 
    Using Prior knowledge and context clues what do you think was Jefferson's main purpose for sending Lewis and Clark on an expedition.
  • 5. 
    What is the practice of forcing people to serve in the army or navy.
    • A. 

      Appeasement

    • B. 

      Impressment

    • C. 

      Impression

    • D. 

      Reserved powers

  • 6. 
    Do you think the Native Americans were happy about everyone else taking their land? Why or Why not?
  • 7. 
    The treaty, which had been signed in Belgium on December 24, 1814, ended the War of 1812. What was this treaty called?
    • A. 

      Treaty of Fort Jackson

    • B. 

      Treaty of Greenville

    • C. 

      Treaty of Tordesillas

    • D. 

      Treaty of Paris of 1783

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    EXTRA CREDIT: What are the middle names of Jaynia Harris?