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  1. James Madison
  2. Stamp Act
  3. Boston Tea Party
  4. Sedition Act
  5. Missouri Compromise
  1. a 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
  2. b imposed direct tax on the colonists for first time
  3. 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)
  4. d widened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics
  5. e he was a democratic-republican who won the election of 1808

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. 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
  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. 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. the forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey

5 True/False questions

  1. War of 1812the forced march under U.S. army escort of thousands of Cherokee Indians to the west; one quarter of them perished on the journey

          

  2. Marbury v. Madisonhe was a democratic-republican who won the election of 1808

          

  3. Jeffersonianswidened the powers of the Adams administration to muzzle its newspaper critics

          

  4. 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

          

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

          

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