Mid-Book Test - Hard
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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When did Jefferson return to France in Chapter 4 and begin writing to Adams again?
2. Which of the following was not included in Jefferson's description in the Introduction?
3. When did Adams think material improvements were changing people?
4. Which of the following was the result of the Dutch loan secured by Adams?
5. Why was Portugal open to American overtures?
Short Essay Questions
1. How and why did Adams leave his position as diplomat in London?
2. How did Abigail resume her correspondence with Jefferson?
3. How did the correspondence of 1804 stop?
4. How did Adams and Jefferson approach political topics in their renewed correspondence?
5. What difference of opinion did Adams and Jefferson have about Thomas Paine's Rights of Man?
6. Which of Jefferson's actions upset the Adamses, in Chapter 8?
7. Why did Jefferson write to Adams after the election?
8. How did Adams respond to a meeting with the ambassador of Tripoli, in Chapter 4?
9. What interests did Adams and Jefferson have in the later years of their correspondence?
10. What was Adams' opinion of Jefferson's presidency?
Chronicle the development of the representative style of government, why Adams and Jefferson wanted the American people to understand how it worked, and how their reflection of Independence and American Revolution included the preservation of certain documents that would ensure the continued prosperity of the United States.
Thomas Paine's Rights of Man divided Adams and Jefferson in opinion and political views.
1) Explain Paine's message in Rights of Man and its relevance to that time in history.
2) Describe the events that added to the divide between Adams and Jefferson in their opinions of Rights of Man.
3) Analyze the reasons behind the views of Adams and Jefferson and what they indicated for both of their individual political positions.
Analyze the historical significance of The Adams-Jefferson Letters, including an explanation of the importance of the country's foundation, and the value of the direct words of the founders.
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