Social Studies Test Review Chapter 12
Washington’s Farewell Address Foreign Policy based on isolationism and neutrality
XYZ Affair Explain the quote below. “Millions for defense, not a cent for tribute!”
France and Britain seize American ships… They wanted to prevent the United States from bringing supplies to their enemies. Why?
Jefferson’s Embargo Fun Fact: The Embargo Act was the 7th worst move made by a US President. Who REALLY got hurt here? 55,00 seamen lost their jobs
Impressment Britain kidnapped American sailors or seamen explaining that…
Western War Hawks hoped… to drive the British out of _______________________.
The Battle of New Orleans ~The greatest American victory in the War of 1812 ~Made a hero out of Andrew Jackson ~Took place after the war was officially over
The Great Seal • The symbol that represents national power? • The symbol that represents the original 13 states?
E Pluribus Unum • “from many to one” • Symbolizes the creation of one nation from… …out of many states
The Barbary Coast • North Africa Jefferson paid tribute to the Barbary States to prevent pirate attacks.
Who believed in the policy of avoiding alliances with other countries? • George Washington What was that policy called? isolationism