Hamilton and the Federalists vs. Jefferson and the Republicans


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Alexander Hamilton was the leader of the _____ party and Thomas Jefferson was the leader of the _____ party.

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1. How did Hamilton and the Federalists & Jefferson and the Republicans influence the US Federal Government?

2. Federalist were in favor of which of the following?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the conflict between Federalists and Republicans. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include the political affiliation of Alexander Hamilton.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Goals of Federalists
  • Thomas Jefferson's political affiliation
  • Washington's opinion of political parties

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on Federalists versus Republicans
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the Federalists' proposed role of the central government
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the goals of the Democratic-Republicans

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson Hamilton and the Federalists vs. Jefferson and the Republicans. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the respective characteristics of the Federalists and the Republicans
  • Recognize the Federalist and the Republican view on key issues, including states' rights, U.S. economy, French Revolution, National Bank
  • Identify President George Washington's concerns about political parties