Flashcards in Exam #2 Deck (103):
Did we defeat the British?
Yes, but they took alot
The Articles of _______.
Where we a Confederacy or Democracy during this time?
Who has the power in a Confederacy?
Everyone, it equal
In 1783 the Brits _____ ______ _______ to the ground.
burnt, New, York
Most Merchant Mariners where?
We couldnt trade because?
The Brits owned all the trade routes
Any Legislation required a ____ vote?
If anything was tax related it required a ____ vote?
_______ threatens a Monarch
Why are the Brits bringing a bunch of goods to the colonies?
Cripple the economy
How many parts where there with the conversation with Spain regarding borders?
Who talked to Spain about borders?
Who did John Jay talk to from Spain?
JAY-GARDOGNI part 1
United States gives the rights to navigate river for 25 to 30 years
JAY-GARDOGNI part 2
Spain agrees to com. treaty and pay everything in speces.
JAY-GARDOGNI part 3
Spain promises to help against Mediterranean Piracy
JAY-GARDOGNI part 4
Spain wants more Northern Land
Do we take the Deal with Spain?
No, we decide to just work harder
Were to we find Amber?
In the Baltic Sea
What are we looking for in the Indian Ocean?
Tea and Spices
Name a predominate spice?
What was a danger when coming into the Mediterranean Sea?
Individual Barbary States
In the Articles of Confederacy of 1786, they paid a bribe to _______ of ________.
Ratification of the Constitution forms a ___________.
Congress demands them to do what?
Build a Navy
The Secretary of the war is?
Henry Knox, 1790
Order Henry to give them a _________.
T/F; The French Revolution was a world war?
Louie the 16th ______ ______ ______ ______.
cut their heads off
Why was the Order of Counsel?
It establishes neutrality
French passes a rule during the French revolution to allow Merchant ships to _________ anyone?
Washington decides during the French Revolution that we aren't going to?
Help the French
What happen during the Navy Act of 1794?
The government purchases or built 6 frigates
Send a message to the fucking North African
In 1796 we pay Algeria a 520,000 _________, build them a ___________, and pay a ____________. In hope to __________ things down.
Ransom/ 36 Gun Frigate/ 21,000 Bill/ calm
The 5th area was considered?
Who was trading with China during this time period?
No one yet
Where does the Empress of China leave from?
The Empress of China is headed to?
Who Captains the Empress of China?
CPT. JOHN GREENE
What 2 items will get you into the harbor to trade in China?
Gemseng root and silver coin
Where does Gemseng root grow wild?
Back in the U.S.
What were the silver coin used for?
Where does the Empress of China land when it arrives in China?
On July 4th 1789 Tariffs are created that do what?
Gives an incentive to use AMERICAN flag ships.
It gave companies that used AMERICAN flag ships to move their good a _____% discount.
Y/N, Did foreign flags vessels have to pay less of a Tariff while trading in the US?
When was the Constitution Ratified?
Today we carry less the. ____% of cargo.
In 1793 during the war France and England want to break our _________.
What does AAFTPAROAS stand for?
An Act For The Protection And Relief Of AMERICAN Seaman
Placing ________ agencies in other countries to protect the mariner.
Louie the 15 has what happen to him?
Bye bye head
What is England's belief of the sea?
MY NAVY RULES THE SEA THEREFORE I RULE THE SEA
What is the only way to fully maintain a blackade?
If you maintain sight of the vessels your blocking
Can England truly maintain a blockade during the war against France?
No, so it passes a paper blockade
England is attempting to block __________ trade by using a?
Colonial, paper blockade
What could be considered Contraband?
War time effort trading to help the other side, being either cause we are technically neutral.
Who was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court that fought against the English Blockade?
What does th4 J Treaty of 1796 say:
1. England leaves US
2. Limited trade agreement, coastwise and carribean, smaller ships
3. England pays back for all ships seized
In 1793 Loue 16th beheaded by who?
Monarchs of Europe
The Monarchs of Europe Declare war on who?
Who are the three super powers?
1.England 2.France 3. Spain
What does the Pinckneys Treaty of 1795 do?
Began negotiations with Spain over the right of deposit
Where did we want a Right of Deposit, that Spain controlled?
Spain New they couldn't keep enough resources in the U.S. so they agree to a 2 part treaty.
1. Establish Spanish border of Florida
2. Spain grants the right of deposit in New Orleans
What does the Right of Deposit allow us to do?
Take AMERICAN, goods into Spanish territory to trade. (Trade post)
French models the politics after who?
The US once we became a democracy
Does Wahsington come to the aid of France?
During the war between France and England, they start attacking our ____________ are start considering us Prize Goods.
Don't have a Navy we are fucked
What was the XYZ Affair?
AMERICAN and French diplomats sat down trying to agree on no more attacking our merchant ships.
Did we agree to the terms of the XYZ Affair?
No, paying a bribe before starting conversations was stupid
Navy is created on?
April 30, 1798
Message sent to France on may 1798, which was Congress authorizing what?
Seizure of armed vessels and privateering in US waters
What are the Americans trying to do to the french?
Subdue, Seize, and Take
Expanding from the US waters to the High Seas
The Quasi War was against?
During the Quasi War the American authorized _______ privateers and _______ will be equipped.
365 will hunt down the french
What was the convention of 1800?
It ended the Quasi War
What were the parts of the Convention of 1800?
1. No more Allie with France
2. Stop capturing AMERICAN ships
3. Respect neutrality
Adam loses to who?
What is one of the biggest things that America needs right now? More _________.
The convention of 1800 also open the door to?
The Lousiana purchase
What do they do to the Navy after the war?
Sell off and mothball the rest
Why did we sell off the Navy?
In 1801 Tripoli does what?
Declares war on the US. They don't have a Navy so they be fucked.
Tripoli declares war on the US this war is called?
The Tunisia war forces the US to maintain what?
Squadron in the Mediterranean
Eventually Tripoli signs a treaty to end the war with no ________?
Jefferson again concludes between 1803-1805 No Bluewater NAVY instead what?
Gun boats and stationary stateside facilities
2 great battles in 1805 where:
Trafalgar and Austerlitz
Austerlitz was a land battle by commanded by _____________.
Napoleon's army defeats _________ and __________ forces in Austerlitz.
Who attacks the British fleet at anchor?
England again wants to break American Neutrality by kidnapping _____________.
Does the Essex that gets caught in 1800, get released?
Where does the American ship Essex get taken when it is caught?
They let the ESSEX go because it was apart of ________ __________.
Can you trade French goods with France?
What did the Polly Case in 1805 do?
Ended, Broken Voyage
In May 1806 British Admiralty, Order of Counsel redeclares France into a _____________.
In October 1806 Napoleon issues the ________ _________.
In 1807 the British Admirality issues more orders:
England require neutrality to buy license