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1.By raising taxes in the early 1780's the confederation was able to reduce the national debt?

False

2.General Washington's personal appeal to his officers ended the Newberg Conspiracy?

True

3. Merchants Suffered more than farmers by the separation from great Brittain?

True

4. George Washington's typified the elites disapproval of Shays Rebellion?

True

5. The "critical period" refers to

America under the articles on confederation

6. In the final years of the revolutionary war _______ emerged as the most influential figure in the government?

Robert Morris

7. Which of the following gave the federation most trouble?

Finances

8. The Newberg Conspiracy involved?

Military threat to large congressional powers

9. Under the articles of confederation Western Lands would be?

Owned by the national government

10. The 648 acres sections created in the Northwest?

Were likely to be bought by land speculators

11. The United States departed from the colonial policies of Great Britain by?

Promising equal statehood to all unsettled western territory

12. The Northwest Ordinance of 1787?

Banned slavery in the Northwest

13. Which of the following was not part of the Northwest Ordinance?

New States formed from the Northwest Territory had to allow Indian perpetual representation in the government

14. The plan presented by reverend Cather of the Ohio company was to settle the northwest with?

Military Veterans

15. An important new development came in the mid 1780 when America opened trade with?

China

16. George Washington won 36 of 69 electoral votes?

False

17. Congress initially set the umber of supreme justice at 9?

False

18. The bill of rights consists of the first ten amendments of the constitution?

True

19. George Washington's first presidential veto was on Hamilton's bill for a national bank?

False

20. According to Alexander Hamilton the United States needed a national bank to provide a stable currency and provide a capital

True

21. Thomas Jefferson supporters were called republicans?

True

22. On the issue of the assumption of state debts James Madison agreed with Alexander Hamilton?

False

24. Conflicts with Britain and France in the 1790's created a spirit of national unity.

False

25. Most Americans Supported the French revolution even in its violent phase Known as the reign of terror?

False

26. By 1790 America had

Remained predominantly rural society

27. By 1790 the Indians

Remained a powerful threat to western Lands

28. In early 1789 a new congress gathered in the national capital which was?

New York City

30. Washington secretary of state was who?

Thomas Jefferson

29. In his inaugural address President Washington emphasized?

National Unity

31. The first Supreme Court was picked by
Required b justices to serve on court as welld

...

32. The bill of rights did all of the following except?

Settled all questions of whether federal vs state authority

In regard to religion, the constitution?

Prevents congress from establishing an official religion

34. The tenth amendment of the constitution?

All powers not given specifically to the federal government were given to the states or the people

35. In regard to the state debts Hamilton proposed that?

The federal government take them over

36. The revolution of 1800 refers to the election of Thomas Jefferson?

True

37. Marbury vs. Madison was sparked by one of President Adams Midnight appointments?

True

38. Once in office Jefferson set out to dismantle Hamilton's federalist economic program?

False

39. During Jefferson's Presidency the national debt grew much larger?

False

40. From 1763 to 1803 the Louisiana belonged to France?

True

41. The expansion of the United States into the West weakened the federalist?

True

42. President Jefferson rewarded a supine?

True

43. Between 1800 and 1840 the nations most dramatic population expansion occurred in?

West of The Appalachian

44. In the early 19th century the fastest growing segment of the population was?

Freed blacks

45. The nature of work was transformed for numerous Americans by?

The Factory system

46. Jefferson's inauguration was notable for?

First in Washington D.C.

47. Who said "We all republicans were all federalist?"

Thomas Jefferson

48. Jefferson inaugural address reflected?

A tone of simplicity and conciliation

49. In the case of Marbury vs. Madison Supreme Court?

John Marshall established Judicial Review

50. Thomas Jefferson showed his commitment to limited government by?

Cutting military spending

51. Thomas Jefferson believed that a large federal debt?

Created high tax and corruption

52. In the early 1800 the United States engaged in a Naval conflict with?

North African Pirates

53. The Louisiana Purchase was made possible by?

Napoleons disastrous setback in Haiti

54. The United States Experienced a period of economic prosperity in the years after the war of 1812?

True

55. The bank of the United States ended the panic of 1819 by making credit more easily available?

False

56.Support for the tariff of 1816 primarily came from the south?

False

57. The national road was a good example of an internal improvement because it was financed by the federal government?

False

58. James Monroe was the first president from New York?

False

59. The era of Good feelings was marked by peace and prosperity?

True

60. The second bank of the United States was chartered in 1826?

False

61. Langdon Cheives was president of the second bank of the United States?

True

62. As a territory Missouri had not allowed slavery?

False

63. Following of the War of 1812 President Madsion endorsed?

A national university

64. Thomas Jefferson Embargo in 1807 ironically?

Increased Manufacturing

65. Following the expiration of the first bank of the United states in 1811?

Issued an excess of paper money

66. The new bank of the United States created in1816 served?

As a depository for federal government

67. In 1816 when Congress adopted provisions for a new bank of the United States who protested?

Old Republicans

68. Which of the following opposed a National bank in 1816?

Daniel Webster

69. Senator Thomas Hardenton

...

70. The tariff of 1816 was intended to do all of EXCEPT?

Lower the price of British goods

71. Jacksonians believed in equality of opportunity rather than equality of results?

True

72. Martin Van Buren was a native of North Carolina and served two terms as that states governor?

False

73. John C Calhoun Was born in South Carolina?

True

74. The tariff of 1828 was also known as the tariff of abomination?

True

75. In the midst of the nullification crisis John C Calhoun resigned as vice president?

True

76. Henry Clay was Andrew Jackson's second vice president?

False

77. President Jacksons response to the nullification crisis was to ask congress to raise the tariff?

False

78. All of the following characterized the United States by the time of Andrew Jackson's election except?

A dynamic economy absent of panic or depression

79. The Jacksonion concept of equality was a belief that?

Everyone should have an equal chance to succeed

80. Andrew Jackson's soldiers nicknamed him?

Old Hickory

81. Andrew Jackson was a true Jeffersonian in his

Belief in limited government

82. The Peggy Eaton affair revealed?

The destructive gossip of the Washington social scene

83. As a result of the Peggy Eaton affair President Jackson?

Grew closer to Van Buren

84. Jacksons Veto of the Maysville road bill demonstrated that?

Belief that the federal government should not fund local projects

85. As late as 1860 three fourths of the people resided in the Appalachian?

False

86. Eli Whitney invented the cotton gin?

True

87. Before 1845 steamboats were used more for transportation in the ocean rather than internal waterways?

False

88. By the 1850's trains traveled an average of 40 miles an hour?

False 10 miles an hour

89. The United States caught up with Britain textile production by 1850?

False

90. One advantage New England had for manufacturing was a river system?

True

91. Church Attendants and temperants were enforced among early workers were at Lowell?

True

92. Theatre goers in the Antebellum period often hurled objects and insults at actors?

True

93. The greatest proportionate influx of immigrants in the 1820s was Irish?

False

94. The cotton Gin?

Made easier to separate fiber from seeds in cotto

95. The cotton gins invention meant that

less slaves were needed

96. All of the following encouraged migration to the west except

Construction of numerous forts

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