Chapter 8 key terms and people quiz Hackworth
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It was an agreement that limited naval power on the Great Lakes for both the United States and British Canada.
Convention of 1818
It was an agreement between the United States and Great Britain that settled fishing rights and established new North American borders.
He was a leading Revolutionary figure and negotiator of the Louisiana Purchase and he was the fifth president of the United States. He put forth the Monroe Doctrine establishing the U.S. sphere of influence in the Western Hemisphere that became the foundation of U.S. foreign policy.
It was an agreement in which Spain gave East Florida to the United States.
He was a South American revolutionary leader who was nicknamed the Liberator, he fought many battles for independence, winning the support of many U.S. leaders.
It was president James Monroe's statement forbidding further colonization in the Americas and declaring that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility.
Circumstances means the surrounding situation or conditions surrounding and affecting a person.
It is a sense of pride and devotion to a nation.
He was an American politician from Kentucky and he was known as the Great Pacificator because of his support of the Missouri Compromise. He developed the Compromise of 1850 to try to avoid civil war.
It was Henry Clay's plan for raising tariffs to pay for internal improvements such as better roads and canals.
It was the first federal road project, construction of which began in 1815. It ran from Cumberland, Maryland, to present-day Wheeling, West Virginia.
It was the canal that runs from Albany to Buffalo, New York that was completed in 1825.
Era of Good Feelings
It was a period of peace, pride, and progress for the United States from 1815 to 1825.
It was a devotion to the interests of one geographic region over the interests of the country as a whole.
It was an agreement proposed by Henry Clay that allowed Missouri to enter the Union as a slave state and Maine to enter as a free state and outlawed slavery in any territories or states north of 36°30´ latitude.
John Quincy Adams
He was the Son of President John Adams and the secretary of state to James Monroe, he largely formulated the Monroe Doctrine. He was the sixth president of the United States and later became a representative in Congress.
He was an Early American satirical writer and he was the first American writer to gain international acclaim. His works include Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. He often used American history and authentic American settings and characters.
James Fenimore Cooper
He was a well-known Early American novelist and he wrote the Last of the Mohicans and many stories about the West.
Hudson River School
It was a group of American artists in the mid-1800s whose paintings focused on the American landscape.
He was an American painter. He was the founder of the Hudson River school which was a group of artists who emphasized the beauty of the American landscape, especially in the Hudson River valley.
George Caleb Bingham
He was an american artist who did the fur traders defending the Missouri and painted images of Native Americans.
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