What Do You Know About Democratic-republican And Federalist Party? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Democratic-republican And Federalist Party? Trivia Quiz

What do you know about Democratic-Republican and Federalist Party? There are different types of parties in the world today and they each have their own beliefs when it comes to how leadership should be carried out. Do you know everything or anything about these political players? Do take the quiz and get to find out for sure.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which was NOT a cabinet position in 1796?
    • A. 

      Secretary of Transportation

    • B. 

      Secretary of War

    • C. 

      Secretary of State

    • D. 

      Secretary of Treasury

  • 2. 
    What was Washington's response to the Whiskey Rebellion?
    • A. 

      He sent in the police to handle the rebels.

    • B. 

      He allowed state governments to handle it themselves.

    • C. 

      He organized 13,000 militia troops and put down the rebellion.

    • D. 

      He took the families of the rebels hostage.

  • 3. 
    Why didn't the Democratic-Republicans like the Alien Act?
    • A. 

      It reduced the number of workers.

    • B. 

      It took away possible Democratic-Republican voters.

    • C. 

      It was a violation of the 1st amendment.

    • D. 

      It was a waste of government money.

  • 4. 
    Why did the Federalists like the Sedition Act?
    • A. 

      It deported their opponents voters.

    • B. 

      It made the national government very strong.

    • C. 

      It gave more power to Federalist voters.

    • D. 

      It silenced people who would say bad things about John Adams.

  • 5. 
    What amendment was made because of the tie in the 1800 presidential election?
    • A. 

      An amendment allowing only two political parties.

    • B. 

      An amendment that abolished the electoral college.

    • C. 

      An amendment that made electors vote once for President and once for Vice-President.

    • D. 

      An amendment allowing the House of Representative settle all ties.

  • 6. 
    "I would vote for Thomas Jeffereson."
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 7. 
    "I think the country should be run by the honest, hardworking farmers.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 8. 
    “I think the government should create a bank to help make jobs.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 9. 
    “The state government should be able to nullify federal laws.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 10. 
    “The rebellion in France is something we should support.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 11. 
    "Washington’s response to the Whiskey Rebellion was just right.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 12. 
    "If America is built on business, it will become strong.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 13. 
    "I want what is best for the United States.”
    • A. 

      Federalist

    • B. 

      Democratic-Republican

  • 14. 
    In his farewell address, Washintong urged Americans
    • A. 

      Not to address the president using fancy titles

    • B. 

      To pay the taxes Congress placed on luxury goods without complaint

    • C. 

      Not to let loyalty to a political party tear the nation apart

    • D. 

      To support the ideal but not he actions, of the French Revolution

  • 15. 
    The election of 1800 showed that 
    • A. 

      The electoral college should be completely abolished

    • B. 

      Power could pas peacefully from group to group in a democracy

    • C. 

      Hamilton had become a Republican

    • D. 

      Adams wanted to turn the nation into a monarchy