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  1. Paul Revere
  2. Declaratory Act
  3. Andrew Jackson
  4. Jeffersonians
  5. Gibbons v. Ogden
  1. a supported Thomas Jefferson; under guidance of James Madison; opposed Hamilton's National Bank; began to organize political groups in opposition to Hamilton's program; called themselves Democratic-Republicans
  2. b claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
  3. c American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
  4. d jacksonian democracy; won election for democratic party in 1828; ignored his appointed cabinet officers and relied on the counsel of his "kitchen cabinet"; exercised power of veto more than any other president before him
  5. e a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. trained militiamen who would respond at a moment's notice
  2. ensured that a tie vote between candidates of the same party could not again cause the confusion of the jefferson-burr affair
  3. widened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics
  4. Allowed Missouri to enter the union as a slave state, Maine to enter the union as a free state, prohibited slavery north of latitude 36˚ 30' within the Louisiana Territory (1820)
  5. to oppose the antifederalists, the states ratified 10 amendments; the first nine spelled out specific guarantees of personal freedoms, and the 10th amendment reserved to the states all powers not specifically withheld or granted to the federal government

5 True/False Questions

  1. Sugar Actalso known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans

          

  2. Stamp Actalso known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans

          

  3. James Madisonjacksonian democracy; won election for democratic party in 1828; ignored his appointed cabinet officers and relied on the counsel of his "kitchen cabinet"; exercised power of veto more than any other president before him

          

  4. SaratogaAmerican victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England

          

  5. War of 1812American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England

          

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