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5 Matching questions

  1. Stamp Act
  2. Saratoga
  3. Declaratory Act
  4. Coercive Acts
  5. James Madison
  1. a American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
  2. b imposed direct tax on the colonists for first time
  3. c he was a democratic-republican who won the election of 1808
  4. d claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
  5. e these 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. established the Supreme Court's power of judicial review over federal legislation
  2. 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)
  3. 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
  4. congress declared war upon British which resulted in increased national patriotism, united the states into one action, built confidence in U.S. military strength, and brought forth the star spangled banner
  5. 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 True/False questions

  1. Declaration of Independenceclaimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"

          

  2. Sedition Actimposed direct tax on the colonists for first time

          

  3. Trail of Tearsthe forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey

          

  4. The national Bankwidened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics

          

  5. Missouri CompromiseAllowed 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)

          

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