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Federalist or Democratic Republican

Got Government? Got Problems!

When the founding fathers were working to pass the Constitution they put aside their issues to make sure America had a functioning government. Before the ink was dry on the Constitution many of those problems re-emerged. Soon politicians were lined up behind either Alexander Hamilton (Federalist) or Thomas Jefferson (Democratic-Republican).

We learned about their views on government

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We know who they are!

But who are You? Federalist or Democratic Republican?

Frequently Quizzed Questions

1. Which groups had political rights in the early 19th century?

2. Which groups did not have suffrage rights during this time period?

3. Give 3 examples of people who worked to secure rights.

4. What caused political parties to emerge?

5. What issues did the first political parties fight over?