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chapter 8

Chapter 8 study guide

precedents traditions
first attorney general Edmund Randolph
amount the government owes national debt
tax imports tariff
first secretary of war Henry Knox
the nation´s first vice president was John Adams
one of the liberties guaranteed in the Bill of Rights is Freedom of speech
The first chief justice of the United States was John Jay
The Judiciary Act of 1789 established what kind of legal system federal court system
By the 1790´s the revenue from tariffs provided what percentage of the national government´s income? 90 percent
Tax protest whiskey rebellion
pro-French Thomas Jefferson
to not take sides neutrality
forced into British navy impressment
Alexander Hamilton´s taxes led to rebellion in western pennsylvania
Around 1794 the British began building a new fort in Ohio
What treaty opened most of Ohio to white settlers? the Treaty of Greenville
French and British warships were barred from American ports by the proclamation of Neutrality
what did George Washington consider a grave danger to the new nation? growth of political parties
political parties factions
to legally overturn nullify
French foreign minister Charles de Talleyrand
federalist Alexander Hamilton
Democratic-Republican Thomas Jefferson
which political party stood for a strong federal government? Federalist
Which party feared that a strong central government would endanger people´s liberties? Repulican
The second president of the united states? John Adams
which of the following proposed a challenge to the constitutional authority of the national government? Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions
What divided the Federalists and Hurt John Adams chance for reelection? Treaty of France
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