5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- William Garrison
- beat movement
- Albany Plan
- Washington's Farewell Address
- a a social and artistic movement of the 1950's stressing unrestrained literary self expression and nonconformity with the mainstream culture
- b Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. and Ind. War on 1754 gathering of colonial delegates in Albany, New York. The plan called for the colonies to unify in the face of French and Native American threats. The delegates approved the plan, but the colonies rejected it for fear of losing too much power. The Crown did not support the plan either, as it was wary of too much cooperation between the colonies.
- c Abolitionist and editor of The Liborator
- d He warned against the dangers of political parties and foreign alliances in this speech.
- e The Whigs were originally colonists supporting independence. In the mid 1830s, the Whig Party opposed Jackson's strong-armed leadership style and policies. The Whigs promoted protective tariffs, federal funding for internal improvements, and other measures that strengthened the central government. Reaching its height of popularity in the 1830s, the Whigs disappeared from the national political scene by the 1850s.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Beginning on May 25, 1787, the convention recommended by the Annapolis Convention was held in Philadelphia. All of the states except Rhode Island sent delegates, and George Washington served as president of the convention. The convention lasted 16 weeks, and on September 17, 1787, produced the present Constitution of the United States, which was drafted largely by James Madison.
- Ended Mexican War - US received Texas (with Rio Grande border) and other states - US paid Mexico $15 million dollars
- an independent unit that occupies a specific territory and has full control of its internal and external affairs
- buying real estate in the hopes that the price will increase so as to resell at a profit
- an agency that regulates U>S communications industries including radio and television stations
5 True/False questions
Knights of Labor → an island in New York Bay that was formerly the principal immigration station for the United States
polythesitic → belief in many gods or powers
The Jay Treaty → FDR's plan to end the Depression
Dorthea Dix → Worked reforming assylums
Anne Hutchinson → the spread of ideas and customs from one society to another