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Most Important Economic Events in American History

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Tobacco
What crop introduced by John Rolfe sparked the Jamestown colony into economic success?
Salutary Neglect
What is the policy followed by Great Britain when they ignored the Navigation Acts on the colonies when the colonists traded with other countries illegally?
New England
What section of the US produced lumber, fish, trade and specialized in shipbuilding?
Middle
What section of America is considered the "Bread Colonies"?
Mercantilism
What is the policy in which colonies only exist for the good of the mother country?
Stamp Act
What was the first act to place a direct tax on the colonists?
Henry Clay's American System
What was the system that promoted a protective tariff, internal improvements and a federal bank that was opposed by the democrats?
Species Circular
What was used to attack the Second Bank of the United states and made people only allowed to use gold to pay for things, especially land?
Robert Fulton
Who created the first successful steamboat called The Clermont?
Elias Howe
Who patented the sowing machine?
Cyrus McCormick
Who invented the mechanical reaper ?
Populist Party
What is the name of the movement the called for the abolition of national banks, a graduated income tax, direct election of senators, civil service reform, set workday hours, and government control of railroads, telegraphs and telegrams?