APUSH - AMSCO Chapter 7

APUSH - AMSCO Chapter 7 - MehmetBayramAPUSH January19,2007...

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               Mehmet Bayram                                         APUSH  January 19, 2007 1. The answer is  E ; The Embargo Act was enacted in 1807 by Thomas Jefferson, not  Alexander Hamilton. The Embargo Act was enacted because a British ship attacked  the American ship, the   Chesapeake .  This was a violation of international law and  Britain  knew it. Jefferson passed  the Embargo act to stop acts like  these from  continuing. It prohibited all exports from the United States.  (Garraty 190). 2. The answer is  D ; Thomas Jefferson reduced the size of the military. He tried to avoid  the ongoing war in Europe and followed the neutrality policy both Washington and  Adams followed. The amount of national debt increased due to decreased revenues  from the Embargo Act. (Garraty 184) 3. The answer is   B ; Thomas Jefferson and John Madison both maintained neutral 
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