5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The national Bank
- Trail of Tears
- Missouri Compromise
- Gibbons v. Ogden
- The Monroe Doctrine
- a a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states
- b the forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey
- c Allowed Missouri to enter the union as a slave state, Maine to enter the union as a free state, prohibited slavery north of latitude 36˚ 30' within the Louisiana Territory (1820)
- d it operated under Nicholas Biddle since 1823, a cautious man with conservative economic policy; Jackson vetoed the renewal of this and it ceased being a federal institution in 1836
- e was the first and most famous American foreign policy, claiming that the United States would consider any foreign (European) challenge to the sovereignty of the American nation an unfriendly act, and that in return the U.S. would not involve itself in international concerns of European powers. The doctrine was an important expression of the growing nationalism in the U.S. in the 1820's, and it established the idea of the U.S. as the dominant power in the Western Hemisphere.
5 Multiple choice questions
- to oppose the antifederalists, the states ratified 10 amendments; the first nine spelled out specific guarantees of personal freedoms, and the 10th amendment reserved to the states all powers not specifically withheld or granted to the federal government
- Christmas night Washington's army crossed the Delaware River and struck the Hessians here; a few days later Washington defeated a British force at Princeton, NJ
- raised new hurdles in path of immigrants trying to obtain citizenship
- these 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party
- trained militiamen who would respond at a moment's notice
5 True/False questions
Paul Revere → the forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey
Declaration of Independence → claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
Saratoga → American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
Declaratory Act → claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
Indian Removal Act → removal of all native American tribes to an area west of the Mississippi River