What significant land development did President Jefferson make?
the louisiana purchase,
Jefferson didn't "make" land. He bought the Louisiana Purchase from France.
President Jefferson had sent them out to explore the land.
It was when the French sold Land to President Jefferson
president Jefferson send Lewis and Clark on an expedition to the west because president Jefferson wanted to learn as much as he can he could about the land (Louisiana) he bought.
It was Jefferson who was offered the land by France and he had fight Congress to get the money. There was nothing in the Constitution about the purchase of land.
To gain power and wealth
a slave breeding farm
Washington and Jackson did a lot of land speculation. Maybe Jefferson and others as well.
US President Thomas Jefferson realized that by purchasing the land in North America claimed by France in 1803, the US would gain a vast amount of territory at a bargain price. It also had the benefit of taking a future France out of North America.
the louisiana purchase is when a person would by land and who did the purchase was president thomas jefferson
The Constitution does not authorize the president to buy land with federal funds.
the Constitution never said that the president has authority to make land purchases
The land you seek was the Louisiana Purchase
President Jackson was elected the 3rd president. Thomas Jefferson was not just a president but an inventor as well. The first thing Jefferson did was lowered the taxes and reduced the size of the army. He bought the French's land of Louisiana so the french had money to fight great Britian. This land that Thomas Jefferson bought is called the Louisiana Purchase. The US started by adding 530 acres.
Napoleon. He needed the money to fund his war shenanigans so he sold all his uncolonized land in North America to Thomas Jefferson.
the constitution did not empower the president to buy land
billy the exterminator
the louisanna purchase was the land purchased by president Thomas Jefferson in the 1800s , he also purchased this land great britian
Thomas Jefferson, with the Louisiana Purchase.
he had them lead an expidition to map out the land to the west coast
The Louisiana Territory
The Louisiana Purchase.
Because he wasn't sure if the it was constitutional or not for the President to purchase land, as things according to land and land purchasing were not stated in the constitution.
Napoleon sold President Jefferson the land sold in the Louisiana Purchase.
The deal in which president Jefferson acquired much of the land west of the Mississippi River is known as what?
The Louisiana Purchase
No where in the constitution did it say a president could buy land.
What two explorers did President Jefferson send to explore the land in what now is called Louisiana?
Lewis and Clark
Because France need money to fight in wars they were in they agreed to sell a large portion of their land in America to President Jefferson. It is known as the Louisiana Purchase.
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the Constitution never said that the president has authority to make land purchases.
No information or instructions were given in the constitution. He was making new law by the purchase.
Napolean, he needed money quickly so he sold the land.
because the constitution didn't say anything about the president buying land
President Thomas Jefferson purchased the Louisiana Territory and needed someone to check out the land
Thomas Jefferson was a wealthy land owner and patriot during the American Revolution. He was author of the Declaration of Independence, and the 3rd President of the United States. See links below.
Jefferson paid $15 million for the Louisiana Territory. This amounted to less than three cents per acre.
Thomas Jefferson bought land from Napoleon Bonaparte
He was sent by president Thomas Jefferson to explore the 828000 square miles of land acquired in the Louisiana Purchase.
Why did president thomas jefferson ask captain meriwether lewis and lieutenant william clark to explore the new territory?
President Thomas Jefferson asked Captain Meriwether Lewis and Lieutenant William Clark to explore the new territory in an effort to have a realistic assessment of the resources the land had to offer as well as knowing how the land itself was laid out and the usability of it.
The Louisiana Purchase doubled the size of the United States. Thomas Jefferson was excited to learn about this new land as well as the people, animals, and plants that were part of it. It also made the United States safer because there was less land for European countries to control.
They went because the president at that time, Thomas Jefferson bought some new land in the west, so he let them explore what the new land was like.
President Jefferson did not believe the US Constitution gave the President the power to purchase land. Jefferson ten years earlier was a strict constitutionalist - meaning that the branches of government were not allowed to perform activities not specifically enumerated in the US Constitution which was ratified on June 21, 1788. He was convinced by many to overcome his concerns for the good of the nation - even some of his opposition encouraged him to… Read More
Which area of the president Jefferson authorized Robert Livingston and James Monroe to negotiate a deal with the French to purchase?
The president has the Constitutional power to negotiate treaties . It is not clear that a treaty that buys land is within his powers but Jefferson did it anyway and the Senate approved the purchase treaty after much debate.
Yes, because in the Constitution it says nothing about the President being able to buy land.
Congress. President Jefferson bought the land without the approval of Congress, which he thought was unconstitutional, but it did shape US history.
The first and only person to serve as President of the Confederate States of America was Jefferson Davis, 1808 - 1889. The first and only person to serve as Vice President of the Confederate States of America was Alexander Hamilton Stephens, 1812 - 1883. Jefferson Davis was the only President of the Confederacy. He ran the government from the Capital in Richmond. Jefferson F. Davis of Mississippi was the President of the Confederate States of… Read More
Who did president Jefferson sent to France to purchase the port of new Orleans and a small section of land adjacent to it?
He sent James Monroe and Robert Livingston.