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  1. Treaty of Paris
  2. Missouri Compromise
  3. 12 amendment
  4. Sedition Act
  5. Stamp Act
  1. a imposed direct tax on the colonists for first time
  2. b 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)
  3. c the final peace agreement between the new U.S. and Great Britain; recognition that U.S. is independent, establishment of America's western boundary at Mississippi River, establishment of southern boundary at latitude 31 degrees north, surrender of Florida to Spain and retainment of Canada by Britain, enablement of private British creditors to collect any debts owed by U.S. citizens, recommendation of Congress that states restore confiscated loyalist property
  4. d widened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics
  5. e ensured that a tie vote between candidates of the same party could not again cause the confusion of the jefferson-burr affair

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. also known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans
  2. congress 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
  3. 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.
  4. American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
  5. these 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party

5 True/False questions

  1. James Madisonjacksonian democracy; won election for democratic party in 1828; ignored his appointed cabinet officers and relied on the counsel of his "kitchen cabinet"; exercised power of veto more than any other president before him

          

  2. Bill of Rightsto 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

          

  3. Declaratory Actalso known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans

          

  4. Indian Removal Actclaimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"

          

  5. TrentonAmerican victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England