Essay To be or not to be? That is the question.

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9/19/13
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10. Launching the new ship of state, 1789-1800
Bill of Rights­ first 10 amendments in the constitution.
George Washington ­ 1st president of the United States.
Cabinet­ a group of advisers for the president based on leaders of executive departments in the government.
Census of 1790­ an official count of population.
Washington’s farewell address­ in September 1796, George Washington gives his “farewell address resigning from presidency” John Adams ­ second president. Vice president during Washington’s 4­year term.
Thomas Jefferson ­ 3rd president of the United States. Spokesman for de9mocracy and rights of man.
Alexander Hamilton­ one of the founding fathers of the United States. One of the most influential interpreters of the constitution.
Bank of the United States (1791)­ Hamilton “a loose constitutionalist”, believed in the elastic cause; stretch = good. Convinced the congress to open a National bank in 1791 with a 20-year charter.
Whiskey Rebellion­ riots in 1794. A resistance movement during George Washington’s presidency in the western part of the United States.
Neutrality­ undecided or incapable to take sides. Undecided view/ perspective
Jay’s treaty­ also called “the treaty of London of 1794” and “the British treaty”; a treaty between the U.S. and G.B. deciding to prevent war.
Pinckney’s Treaty­ also known as “Treaty of San Lorenzo” or “Treaty of Madrid”, was a treaty for intentions of friendship between the U.S. and Spain.-1795
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