5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Second Bank of the United States
- War Hawks
- Judicial Review
- Election of 1824
- War of 1812
- a Those nationalist members of Congress who strongly supported war with Great Britain, included Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun.
- b Resulted from Britain's support of Indian hostilities along the frontier, interference with American trade, and impressments of American sailors into the British army
- c 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.
- d the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
- e 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 Multiple Choice Questions
- 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.
- 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.
- Jefferson's election changed the direction of the government from Federalist to Democratic- Republican, so it was called a "revolution."
- Influential abolitionist that fought against slavery for moral reasons. Argued for immediate and complete emancipation of all slaves and founded The Liberator
- Forbade further colonization in the Americas and declared that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility
5 True/False Questions
Hartford Convention → A convention of New England merchants who opposed the Embargo and the War of 1812. They proposed some Amendments to the Constitution and advocated the right of states to nullify federal laws. Discussed secession!
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.
Roger Taney → Those nationalist members of Congress who strongly supported war with Great Britain, included Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun.
Internal Improvements → the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
Treaty of Ghent → Ended the War of 1812 and maintained prewar conditions