Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 26 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. The Monroe Doctrine
  2. Alien Act
  3. Declaratory Act
  4. Saratoga
  5. The national Bank
  1. a raised new hurdles in path of immigrants trying to obtain citizenship
  2. b American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
  3. c 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
  4. d 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. e claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. removal of all native American tribes to an area west of the Mississippi River
  2. a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states
  3. also known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans
  4. demonstration (1773) by citizens of Boston who (disguised as Indians) raided three British ships in Boston harbor and dumped hundreds of chests of tea into the harbor
  5. primarily the work of Thomas Jefferson; a restatement of political ideas by then commonplace in America and showed why the former colonists felt justified in separating from Great Britain (adopted July 4, 1776)

5 True/False questions

  1. War of 1812congress declared war upon British which resulted in increased national patriotism, united the states into one action, built confidence in U.S. military strength, and brought forth the star spangled banner


  2. Paul RevereAmerican silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)


  3. Sedition Actraised new hurdles in path of immigrants trying to obtain citizenship


  4. Marbury v. Madisonestablished the Supreme Court's power of judicial review over federal legislation


  5. Coercive Actsthese 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party