Q U E S T I O N 1
Hamilton's plan called for the federal government to
a. Tax interest as a way for the government to recoup some of its money.
b. Discount obligations of indebtedness by 50 percent.
c. Let the Federal Reserve System absorb the loss of revenue.
d. Exchange obligations of indebtedness at face value for new federal bonds.
Q U E S T I O N 2
Most free Americans believed that the success of the republic depended on
Q U E S T I O N 3
Opposition to Secretary Hamilton's fiscal proposals was led by
Q U E S T I O N 4
Ninety-seven percent of the American people lived on family farms in 1790. Most families occupied how much acreage?
Q U E S T I O N 5
The Quakers, Baptists, and Methodists
a. Were silent on the topic of slavery.
b. Worked to protect Ona Judge's freedom.
c. Worked alongside Roman Catholics to emancipate slaves.
d. Spoke out against slavery.
Q U E S T I O N 6
Which of the following statements does not characterize American slavery and cotton agriculture between 1790 and 1830?