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The Age of Jefferson 3


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the practice of forcing people into service
ban on trade
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importing or exporting goods in voilation of trade laws
an 1807 law that imposed a total ban of foreign trade
Embargo Act
an 1809 law that allowed Americans to carry on trade with all nations except Britian and Frace
Nonintercourse Act
The purchased of the Louisiana Territory from France was called the (NC)
Louisiana purchase
The first American ship to trade with China (AS)
Empress of China (AS)
Why did Jefferson pass the Embargo Act? (AS)
To hurt Britain and France by cutting off needed supplies. (AS)
Why did the Embargo Act fail? (AS)
It failed becasue the Americans also suffered greatly from it and exports dropped by more than $80 million in one year. (AS)

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