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5 Matching questions

  1. How did the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 provide for the orderly expansion of the United
  2. What is the title of the picture and who created it?
    [insert picture of creepy lady in weird spirit form flying with the people and settlers moving west here]
  3. Describe the following court case:
    McCulloch v. Maryland
  4. What were the significant reasons for the use of the following trails:

    -Mormon Trail
    -Santa Fe Trail
    -Oregon Trail
  5. What major physical feature created an obstacle for crossing the Mormon Trail, Santa Fe Trail,
    and Oregon Trail?
  1. a - Mormon Trail: Route by which Mormons traveled west to Utah
    -Santa Fe Trail: Route by which American merchants with manufactured goods traveled and traded in Santa Fe with Mexican merchants for horses, mules, and silver.
    -Oregon Trail: Used by many settlers moving west to Oregon Country.
  2. b American Progress by John Gast
  3. c It gave specific guidelines about founding territories and creating states
  4. d Mountains
  5. e Ruled that states do not have the right to tax federal institutions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The land may produce many riches
  2. Early 19th Century
  3. Established Judicial Review
  4. Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
  5. When the population reaches 60,000 adult males the area can write a state constitution and apply for statehood. If Congress approves the state constitution, the area will become a state.

5 True/False questions

  1. Describe the following court case:
    Dred Scott v. Sanford
    Gained Support for the abolitionist movement


  2. What were three significant results of Andrew Jackson's policies toward the American
    -Indian Removal
    -Worcester v. Georgia
    - Trail of Tears


  3. "Away, away with all these cobweb issues of rights of discover, exploration, settlement, continuity, etc.... our claim to Oregon would still be best and strongest. And that claim is by the right of our manifest destiny to overspread the development of the great experiment of liberty and federated self-government entrusted to us."
    -John O'Sullivan, editorial in the New York Morning News, December, 1845

    What is the justification O'Sullivan provides for the expansion of the United States to Oregon?
    To spread the principles of democratic government


  4. Describe the following court case:
    Worcester v. Georgia
    Ruled that the state of Georgia did not have the right to force the Cherokee Nation off their territory


  5. What geographic location allowed for increased labor with a great number of immigrants from
    California along the Pacific Ocean