Differences Between Alexander H. and Thomas J. Ap Us History (Fvs)

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Alexander Hamilton
React to the following statement:
Individual rights are more important than the wishes of the majority. I think that the majority has a point, because this is a democracy. It is based on the majority vote. This country is not based on what a single person wants.

Citing the Necessary and Proper Clause of the Constitution, Congress has decided to make a national system of education. What are your feelings about this? I think this is an excellent idea. All people should be able to get an education.

What group of people do you consider to be the backbone of American society—wealthy businessmen or farmers? Why? The Farmers: they are what America is all about. Hard Work and then rewards.

How do you feel about the creation of a National Bank? Explain. I am the first secretary of the Treasury. I have created the back. I agree with the need for a bank.

Which European nation should America have as its closest ally? Why? France: They helped us in the Revolution, so why shouldn't they be our closest ally.

Thomas Jefferson
React to the following statement:
Individual rights are more important than the wishes of the majority. Yes, I agree with Alexander.

Citing the Necessary and Proper Clause of the Constitution, Congress has decided to make a national system of education. What are your feelings about this? I agree with him again.

What group of people do you consider to be the backbone of American society—wealthy businessmen or farmers? Why? The business men: they helped shaped this nation so they should be more influential than the farmers.

How do you feel about the creation of a National Bank? Explain. No, I think all of the individual states should have their own bank.

Which European nation should America have as its closest ally? Why? I agree with Hamiliton
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