Question types

Start with

Question limit

of 26 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Missouri Compromise
  2. Coercive Acts
  3. Gibbons v. Ogden
  4. Boston Tea Party
  5. Indian Removal Act
  1. a removal of all native American tribes to an area west of the Mississippi River
  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 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
  4. d these 4 acts were the British's response to the Boston Tea Party
  5. e a case involving competing steamboat companies, Marshall ruled that commerce includes navigation and that only congress has the right to regulate commerce among states

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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.
  2. the forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey
  3. 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
  4. American victory here convinced the French to join openly in the war against England
  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. Sugar Actimposed direct tax on the colonists for first time


  2. The national Bankit 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


  3. Jeffersonianssupported Thomas Jefferson; under guidance of James Madison; opposed Hamilton's National Bank; began to organize political groups in opposition to Hamilton's program; called themselves Democratic-Republicans


  4. minutementrained militiamen who would respond at a moment's notice


  5. 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