5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Gibbons v. Ogden
- Sugar Act
- a also known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans
- b trained militiamen who would respond at a moment's notice
- c a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states
- d 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
- e Christmas night Washington's army crossed the Delaware River and struck the Hessians here; a few days later Washington defeated a British force at Princeton, NJ
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- was the first and most famous American foreign policy, claiming that the United States would consider any foreign (European) challenge to the sovereignty of the American nation an unfriendly act, and that in return the U.S. would not involve itself in international concerns of European powers. The doctrine was an important expression of the growing nationalism in the U.S. in the 1820's, and it established the idea of the U.S. as the dominant power in the Western Hemisphere.
- widened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics
- claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
- 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)
- American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
5 True/False Questions
Indian Removal Act → widened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics
Coercive Acts → these 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party
Andrew Jackson → he was a democratic-republican who won the election of 1808
Alien Act → raised new hurdles in path of immigrants trying to obtain citizenship
Declaration of Independence → claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"