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Grade 5 Early National Era
What was Thomas Jefferson's response to the trade problems caused by Napoleon and England?
  1. The No-Trade Act
  2. The Embargo Act
  3. The Trade Act
  4. The Home Port Act
Grade 5 The Frontier
Which was not included in the instructions from President Jefferson for dealing with the Indians?
  1. bring back the party safely
  2. deal with the indians in a friendly manner
  3. decisions of risk were up to the corps
  4. collect information no matter the cost
Grade 8 Early National Era
Which of the following established the principle of judicial review?
  1. the Judicial Act of 1789
  2. Marbury v. Madison
  3. the election of 1800
  4. the Sedition Act
Grade 8 Early National Era
When he took office as President, Thomas Jefferson
  1. organized passage of the Twelfth Amendment.
  2. increased all federal taxes.
  3. fired all Federalists who held government offices.
  4. helped people who had been fined and convicted under the Sedition Act.
Grade 9 A Lesson Before Dying
Jefferson was...
  1. Not involved with the robbery
  2. The robber
  3. The one who killed Brother
Grade 5 Early National Era
Grade 8 Early National Era
Based on his inaugural address, which of the following most accurately reflects Jefferson's opinion about political parties?
  1. The Republican Party should have more power in the government.
  2. The Federalist Party should be in charge of economic policy.
  3. The two parties should be abolished completely.
  4. Differences between the parties should not cause conflict.
Grade 8 Early National Era
What did Jefferson see as the role of the federal government?
  1. delivering the mail
  2. collecting customs duties
  3. conducting a census every 10 years
  4. all of the above
  5. none of the above
Grade 8 Early National Era
The French term laissez faire is closest in meaning to which of the following?
  1. no government interference
  2. fair government
  3. fair taxation
  4. economic regulation
Grade 8 Early National Era
Problems with foreign trade were caused by all of the following EXCEPT
  1. blockades by British ships.
  2. American interference in European affairs.
  3. attacks by Barbary pirates in the Mediterranean.
  4. an embargo on American ships.
Grade 9 The Presidents
Grade 5 Civil War
Who became the president of the Confederate States of America?
  1. Abraham Lincoln
  2. Stephen Douglas
  3. Jefferson Davis
  4. John Brown
Grade 10 A Lesson Before Dying
Grade 8 Civil War
Jefferson Davis
  1. was elected to be president of a confederacy of independent states, not a union.
  2. had previously served as vice president of the US.
  3. never served in the military or held public office prior to the Civil War.
  4. was charismatic, charming, and an inspirational speaker.
Grade 9 A Lesson Before Dying
Miss Emma is:
  1. Jefferson's mom
  2. Jefferson's godmother
  3. Jefferson's aunt
Grade 9 A Lesson Before Dying
Tante Lou is...
  1. Jefferson's mom
  2. Jefferson's godmother
  3. Jefferson's aunt
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