5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- War Hawks
- John Marshall
- Frederick Douglass
- Treaty of Ghent
- Results of War of 1812
- a United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North
- b Those nationalist members of Congress who strongly supported war with Great Britain, included Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun.
- c Ended the War of 1812 and maintained prewar conditions
- d created the precedent of judicial review; ruled on many early decisions that gave the federal government more power, especially the supreme court
- e Huge surge of nationalism.Andrew Jackson becomes a war hero which pushes him into the presidency. He changes the complexion of democracy. Federalists die out. U.S. gains foreign respect.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
- Designed to discourage the British and the French from interfering with US commerce, by bribing either the England or France in repealing their restrictions on neutral shipping; who ever obliged, the US would halt all commerce with the other nation.
- The idea of spreading political power to the people and ensuring majority rule.
- Establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review
- Similar to 1st bank but with more capital; it could not forbid state banks from issuing notes, but its size and power enabled it to compel the state banks to issue only sound notes or risk being forced out of business.
5 True/False Questions
Election of 1840 → Whigs united, borrowing campaign tactics from the Democrats and inventing many of their own. Resulted in Whig victory and a truly national two-party system.
Hartford Convention → Establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review
Orders in Council → Britain blockaded the ports of France and its allies, thereby preventing neutral nations from trading with these nations
Louisiana Purchase → The U.S., under Jefferson, bought the Louisiana territory from France, under the rule of Napoleon. The U.S. paid $15 million for the Louisiana Purchase, and Napoleon gave up his empire in North America. The U.S. gained control of Mississippi trade route and doubled its size.
Internal Improvements → Ended the War of 1812 and maintained prewar conditions