5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- George Caleb Bingham
- John Quincy Adams
- Era of Good Feelings
- Adams-Onís Treaty
- Thomas Cole
- a American painter, he was the founder of the Hudson River school.
- b An agreement in which Spain gave East Florida to the U.S. and the U.S. gave Texas to Spain.
- c American painter who specialized in painting scenes of everyday life in the West.
- d Son of President John Adams and the secretary of state to James Monroe, he largely formulated the Monroe Doctrine. He was the sixth president of the U.S. and later became a representative in Congress.
- e A period of peace, pride, and progress for the U.S. from 1815 to 1825.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Well-known early American novelist, he wrote The Last of the Mohicans and many stories about the West.
- A group of American artists in the mid-1800s whose paintings focused on the American landscape.
- The canal that runs from Albany to Buffalo, New York; completed in 1825.
- An agreement that limited naval power on the Great Lakes for the both the U.S. and British Canada.
- Early American satrical writer, he was the first American writer to gain international acclaim. His works include Rip Van Winkle and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. He often used American history and authentic American settings and characters.
5 True/False Questions
Missouri Compromise → President James Monroe's statement forbidding further colonization in the Americas and declaring that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered as an act of hostility toward the U.S.
Cumberland Road → The first federal road project, construction of which began in 1815; ran from Cumberland, Maryland, to present-day Wheeling, West Virginia.
Sectionalism → A devotion to the interests of one geographic region over the interests of the country as a whole.
Simon Bolívar → South American revolutionary leader who was nicknamed the Liberator, he fought many battles for independence, winning the support of many U.S. leaders.
Nationalism → A devotion to the interests of one geographic region over the interests of the country as a whole.