posted by Shawn Mendes
the great rule of conduct for us in regard to foreign nations is in extending our commercial relations to have with them as little political connection as possible so far as we have already formed engagements let them be fulfilled with perfect good faith.
here let us stop. Europe has a set of primary interests which to us have none a very remote relation hench she must be engaged in frequent controversies, the causes of which are essentially foreign to our concerns by interweaving our destiny with that of any part of Europe and entangle our peace and prosperity in the toils of European ambition. George Washington farewell address.
which of the following statements best summarizes Washington's viewpoint on American foreign policy?
a. The United States to take advantage of Europe's ambition.
b. the United States should limit interaction with Europe to commercial or trade.
c. Europe's interests are similar to those of the United States and should be supported if they are threatened.
d. the united states should stop trying to influence European politics