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1

Who owned the Louisiana Territory after the Seven Years War?

Spain

2

What was the first African independent state in this hemisphere.

Haiti

3

Who was the leader of the rebellion in Haiti?

L'Ouverture

4

What percent of the population lived in cities at this point?

3%

5

What trade is key to Charleston?

cotton

6

What is the key product of Baltimore

Tobacco

7

What is the key product in Philadelphia

wheat

8

What is the clipper?

a new design of ship with tall sails and is very sleek

9

Who is our biggest trade partner?

Britian

10

What is the Empress of China?

A boat that helps us trade with China

11

What was the Jefferson idea of the amount of Government?

"the less government, the better"

12

What does Laissez fair mean?

leave it alone

13

What are the midnight judges?

judges who were appointed the last day of Adams presidency

14

Why did Marbury sue Madison?

he was told he was going to be a judge but did not end up getting the appointing by Adams.

15

Who won the Marbury vs. Madison?

Madison

16

What is the result of the Marbury vs. Madison trial?

it gave the court more power by establishing the declaring unconstitutional phrase

17

Who wins the Aaron Burr vs Alexander Hamilton duel? And what is his intentions.

Burr tries to set up a new nation

18

When do we take possession of Louisiana

1803

19

What was the goal of Lewis and Clark?

to find a water way for the west

20

Who is arrested by the Spanish for spying?

Pike

21

As Americans entered the 1800's they found what

the nation's role in international affairs still remained uncertain

22

The American economy in the early nineteenth century was what

Was predominantly rural and agricultural throughout the nation.

23

The inauguration of President Thomas Jefferson was a significant occasion because

it marked the peaceful transition of power from one party to another

24

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court who established the independence of the federal judiciary was?

James Madison

25

Where did Long explore?

the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains

26

Thomas Jefferson believed what about the expansion?

it was essential to liberty

27

What happens to many of the US Ships?

they are seized by both the British and French

28

What is impressment?

forcing men to join an army and navy usually kidnapped

29

How many Americans were impressed?

10,000

30

What British ship attacked the USS Chesapeake?

the British ship Leonard