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5 Matching questions

  1. Saratoga
  2. Missouri Compromise
  3. 12 amendment
  4. Gibbons v. Ogden
  5. Bill of Rights
  1. a American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
  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 a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states
  4. d ensured that a tie vote between candidates of the same party could not again cause the confusion of the jefferson-burr affair
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. also known as the Revenue Act, aimed to raise revenue by taxing goods imported by Americans
  2. claimed for Parliament the power to tax or make laws for the Americans "in all cases whatsoever"
  3. raised new hurdles in path of immigrants trying to obtain citizenship
  4. imposed direct tax on the colonists for first time
  5. 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

5 True/False questions

  1. The Monroe Doctrinethe 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

          

  2. Sedition Actwidened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics

          

  3. Declaration of Independenceprimarily 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)

          

  4. James Madisonhe was a democratic-republican who won the election of 1808

          

  5. Treaty of Paristhe 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

          

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