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1

Did we defeat the British?

Yes, but they took alot

2

The Articles of _______.

Confederation

3

Where we a Confederacy or Democracy during this time?

Confederacy

4

Who has the power in a Confederacy?

Everyone, it equal

5

In 1783 the Brits _____ ______ _______ to the ground.

burnt, New, York

6

Most Merchant Mariners where?

Pirates/Privateers

7

We couldnt trade because?

The Brits owned all the trade routes

8

Any Legislation required a ____ vote?

2/3

9

If anything was tax related it required a ____ vote?

3/4

10

_______ threatens a Monarch

Democracy

11

Why are the Brits bringing a bunch of goods to the colonies?

Cripple the economy

12

How many parts where there with the conversation with Spain regarding borders?

4 parts

13

Who talked to Spain about borders?

John Jay

14

Who did John Jay talk to from Spain?

Gardogni

15

JAY-GARDOGNI part 1

United States gives the rights to navigate river for 25 to 30 years

16

JAY-GARDOGNI part 2

Spain agrees to com. treaty and pay everything in speces.

17

JAY-GARDOGNI part 3

Spain promises to help against Mediterranean Piracy

18

JAY-GARDOGNI part 4

Spain wants more Northern Land

19

Do we take the Deal with Spain?

No, we decide to just work harder

20

Were to we find Amber?

In the Baltic Sea

21

What are we looking for in the Indian Ocean?

Tea and Spices

22

Name a predominate spice?

Peppercorn

23

What was a danger when coming into the Mediterranean Sea?

Individual Barbary States

24

In the Articles of Confederacy of 1786, they paid a bribe to _______ of ________.

Morocco, 10,000

25

Ratification of the Constitution forms a ___________.

Democracy

26

Congress demands them to do what?

Build a Navy

27

The Secretary of the war is?

Henry Knox, 1790

28

Order Henry to give them a _________.

plan

29

T/F; The French Revolution was a world war?

True

30

Louie the 16th ______ ______ ______ ______.

cut their heads off

31

Why was the Order of Counsel?

It establishes neutrality

32

French passes a rule during the French revolution to allow Merchant ships to _________ anyone?

attack

33

Washington decides during the French Revolution that we aren't going to?

Help the French

34

What happen during the Navy Act of 1794?

The government purchases or built 6 frigates
Send a message to the fucking North African
Fuckers.

35

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

36

The 5th area was considered?

CHINA

37

Who was trading with China during this time period?

No one yet

38

Where does the Empress of China leave from?

New York

39

The Empress of China is headed to?

CHINA

40

Who Captains the Empress of China?

CPT. JOHN GREENE

41

What 2 items will get you into the harbor to trade in China?

Gemseng root and silver coin

42

Where does Gemseng root grow wild?

Back in the U.S.

43

What were the silver coin used for?

Decoration

44

Where does the Empress of China land when it arrives in China?

Port Canton

45

On July 4th 1789 Tariffs are created that do what?

Gives an incentive to use AMERICAN flag ships.

46

It gave companies that used AMERICAN flag ships to move their good a _____% discount.

10

47

Y/N, Did foreign flags vessels have to pay less of a Tariff while trading in the US?

N

48

When was the Constitution Ratified?

1789

49

Today we carry less the. ____% of cargo.

1

50

In 1793 during the war France and England want to break our _________.

Neutrality

51

What does AAFTPAROAS stand for?

An Act For The Protection And Relief Of AMERICAN Seaman

52

Placing ________ agencies in other countries to protect the mariner.

Federal

53

Louie the 15 has what happen to him?

Bye bye head

54

What is England's belief of the sea?

MY NAVY RULES THE SEA THEREFORE I RULE THE SEA

55

What is the only way to fully maintain a blackade?

If you maintain sight of the vessels your blocking

56

Can England truly maintain a blockade during the war against France?

No, so it passes a paper blockade

57

England is attempting to block __________ trade by using a?

Colonial, paper blockade

58

What could be considered Contraband?

War time effort trading to help the other side, being either cause we are technically neutral.

59

Who was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court that fought against the English Blockade?

J. Jay.

60

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

61

In 1793 Loue 16th beheaded by who?

Monarchs of Europe

62

The Monarchs of Europe Declare war on who?

France

63

Who are the three super powers?

1.England 2.France 3. Spain

64

What does the Pinckneys Treaty of 1795 do?

Began negotiations with Spain over the right of deposit

65

Where did we want a Right of Deposit, that Spain controlled?

New Orleans

66

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

67

What does the Right of Deposit allow us to do?

Take AMERICAN, goods into Spanish territory to trade. (Trade post)

68

French models the politics after who?

The US once we became a democracy

69

Does Wahsington come to the aid of France?

NO

70

During the war between France and England, they start attacking our ____________ are start considering us Prize Goods.

Merchant Ships

Don't have a Navy we are fucked

71

What was the XYZ Affair?

AMERICAN and French diplomats sat down trying to agree on no more attacking our merchant ships.

72

Did we agree to the terms of the XYZ Affair?

No, paying a bribe before starting conversations was stupid

73

Navy is created on?

April 30, 1798

74

Message sent to France on may 1798, which was Congress authorizing what?

Seizure of armed vessels and privateering in US waters

75

What are the Americans trying to do to the french?

Subdue, Seize, and Take

Expanding from the US waters to the High Seas

76

The Quasi War was against?

French

77

During the Quasi War the American authorized _______ privateers and _______ will be equipped.

1,000/ 200

365 will hunt down the french

78

What was the convention of 1800?

It ended the Quasi War

79

What were the parts of the Convention of 1800?

1. No more Allie with France
2. Stop capturing AMERICAN ships
3. Respect neutrality

80

Adam loses to who?

Thomas Jefferson

81

What is one of the biggest things that America needs right now? More _________.

Time

82

The convention of 1800 also open the door to?

The Lousiana purchase

83

What do they do to the Navy after the war?

Sell off and mothball the rest

84

Why did we sell off the Navy?

Save money

85

In 1801 Tripoli does what?

Declares war on the US. They don't have a Navy so they be fucked.

86

Tripoli declares war on the US this war is called?

Tunisia war

87

The Tunisia war forces the US to maintain what?

Squadron in the Mediterranean

88

Eventually Tripoli signs a treaty to end the war with no ________?

Bribe

89

Jefferson again concludes between 1803-1805 No Bluewater NAVY instead what?

Gun boats and stationary stateside facilities

90

2 great battles in 1805 where:

Trafalgar and Austerlitz

91

Austerlitz was a land battle by commanded by _____________.

Napoleon

92

Napoleon's army defeats _________ and __________ forces in Austerlitz.

Russian, Austria

93

Who attacks the British fleet at anchor?

Horatio Nelson

94

England again wants to break American Neutrality by kidnapping _____________.

Merchant Mariners

95

Does the Essex that gets caught in 1800, get released?

yes

96

Where does the American ship Essex get taken when it is caught?

Admirality Court

97

They let the ESSEX go because it was apart of ________ __________.

Broken Trade

98

Can you trade French goods with France?

No

99

What did the Polly Case in 1805 do?

Ended, Broken Voyage

100

In May 1806 British Admiralty, Order of Counsel redeclares France into a _____________.

paper blockade

101

In October 1806 Napoleon issues the ________ _________.

Berlin decree

102

In 1807 the British Admirality issues more orders:


England require neutrality to buy license

103

Battle between these two ships made America issue an Embargo to stop trade with everyone.

Chesapeake VS. Leopard