Directions: Answer one question. All answer should be at least two pages typed, double-spaced with a twelve-point font.
1. How did President Jefferson’s policy of economic boycott in the years 1807-1812 affect the new nation?
2. Before he was elected president, Thomas Jefferson believed that a strict interpretation of the Constitution firmly bound the actions of the federal government. To what extent did Jefferson adhere to this belief during his two terms as president.
3. Examine the development of political parties in the United States during the 1790s. What were the causes and issues? What were the political philosophies of the Federalists and the Democratic-Republicans (Anti-Federalists/Jeffersonians)?