5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Roger Taney
- Louisiana Purchase
- Webster Hayne Debate
- Election of 1824
- John Marshall
- a John Quincy Adams won after Henry Clay gave his support to Adams, securing his Presidency. When Adams appointed Clay as his secretary of state, Jackson's supporters raged that a corrupt bargain had cheated Jackson of presidency.
- b chief justice of the supreme court who declared the Missouri compromise unconstitutional. Court generally reflected Jacksonian democracy and Marshall's Court
- c created the precedent of judicial review; ruled on many early decisions that gave the federal government more power, especially the supreme court
- d ___ argues for sanctity of Union- states created Union and have right to nullify, state supremacy. ____ argues that states have bond w/ fed govt that nullification or secession can't break
- e 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.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Influential abolitionist that fought against slavery for moral reasons. Argued for immediate and complete emancipation of all slaves and founded The Liberator
- 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.
- Forbade further colonization in the Americas and declared that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility
- Resulted from Britain's support of Indian hostilities along the frontier, interference with American trade, and impressments of American sailors into the British army
- Adams, Jefferson, and Burr: Adams lost, Jefferson and Burr tied, Hamilton convinced other Federalists to vote for Jefferson to break the tie. Led to 12th Amendment: Required electoral college to vote separately for Pres and VP
5 True/False questions
Election of 1840 → Adams, Jefferson, and Burr: Adams lost, Jefferson and Burr tied, Hamilton convinced other Federalists to vote for Jefferson to break the tie. Led to 12th Amendment: Required electoral college to vote separately for Pres and VP
Sojourner Truth → American abolitionist and feminist. Escaped from slavery to become a leading preacher against slavery and for the rights of women.
Hamilton-Burr duel → Argued that Tariff of 1828 was unconstitutional. Advocated nullification- theory that US could invalidate any unconstitutional law. Thought states were sovereign.
War Hawks → Resulted from Britain's support of Indian hostilities along the frontier, interference with American trade, and impressments of American sailors into the British army
Henry Clay → Persuaded Congress to accept the Missouri Compromise, which admitted Maine into the Union as a free state, and Missouri as a slave state