5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Charles River Bridge v. Warren Bridge
- Republicans 1780-1801
- Natural Rights
- Peggy Eaton Affair
- a Also the "Petticoat affair", polarizes white house women and moves Calhoun out of Jackson's favor
- b a body of laws philosophically bestowed upon all people that include the protection of life, liberty, and property
- c 1837) interest of community are above corporate rights case settled a dispute over the constitutional clause regarding obligation of contract
- d a sense of pride and devotion to one's country
- e States' rights, strict interpretation, encouraged agriculture and rural life, South and West, France, Civil liberties and trust in people
5 Multiple choice questions
- risk taker who starts new ventures within the economic system of capitalism
- the form of political organization in which power is divided among a central government and territorial subdivisions
- an elected official that is already in office
- (1903) gave the Interstate Commerce Commission more power to control railroads from giving preferences to certain customers
- Taft cabinet members who had fought over conservation efforts and how much effort and money should be put into conserving national resources
5 True/False questions
Shays Rebellion → Occurred in the winter of 1786-7 under the Articles of Confederation. Poor, indebted landowners in Massachusetts blocked access to courts and prevented the government from arresting or repossessing the property of those in debt. The federal government was too weak to help Boston remove the rebels, a sign that the Articles of Confederation weren't working effectively.
Thomas Jefferson → A prominent statesman, Thomas Jefferson became George Washington's first secretary of state. Along with James Madison, Jefferson took up the cause of strict constructionists and the Republican Party, advocating limited federal government. As the nation's third president from 1801 to 1809, Jefferson organized the national government by Thomas Jefferson Republican ideals, doubled the size of the nation, and struggled to maintain American neutrality
Virginia Resolves → In response to the 1765 Stamp Act, Patrick Henry persuaded the Virginia House of Burgesses to adopt several strongly worded resolutions that denied Parliament's right to tax the colonies. Known as the Virginia Resolves, these resolutions persuaded many other colonial legislatures to adopt similar positions.
William Randolph Hearst → A leading newspaperman of his times, he ran The New York Journal and helped create and propagate "yellow (sensationalist) journalism."
Operation Desert Storm → Writer of novels stressing rags to riches stories of boys