Political Developements Of The Early Republic Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who became the second president?
    • A. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • B. 

      John Adams

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • E. 

      Aaron Burr

  • 2. 
    Who was leader of the Federalist Party and Treasury Secretary?
    • A. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • D. 

      John Adams

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Who wrote the Declaration of Independence and was leader of the Republican Party?
    • A. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • B. 

      Alexander Hamilton

    • C. 

      George Washington

    • D. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The Republicans favored:
    • A. 

      A strong federal government run by wealthy, educated aristocrats

    • B. 

      A small federaal government run by the common man, with a stronger state government

    • C. 

      French Revolution

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      “b” and “c”

  • 5. 
    The executive branch of government included:
    • A. 

      Department of State

    • B. 

      Department of War

    • C. 

      Department of Treasury

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    What was one thing the federalists and republicans argued about?
    • A. 

      French Revolution

    • B. 

      Fishing

    • C. 

      Hair Styles

    • D. 

      "a" and "c"

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Why was the 12th amendment created?
    • A. 

      To stop poverty

    • B. 

      To prevent wars

    • C. 

      To prevent rebellion

    • D. 

      To prevent ties in elections

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Who supported the French Revolution?
    • A. 

      Britain

    • B. 

      Thomas Jefferson and Republicans

    • C. 

      Alexander Hamilton and Federalists

    • D. 

      "a" and "c"

    • E. 

      None of above

  • 9. 
    Which acts made it harder for immigrants to vote?
    • A. 

      12th amendment

    • B. 

      Whiskey Rebellion

    • C. 

      Alien and Sedition Acts

    • D. 

      Election of 1800

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Why did the government impose taxes on whiskey?
    • A. 

      The government was discouraging drinking

    • B. 

      The government needed money

    • C. 

      The government didn't like farmers

    • D. 

      "a" and "c"

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Who was the only president in history who personally led the troops to battle?
    • A. 

      George W. Bush

    • B. 

      George Washington

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      John Adams

    • E. 

      Andrew Jackson