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the exposure of a land between asia and present-day Alaska during the last ice age resulted in...
the migration of people into the Americas
the desire to convert people to Christianity and the demand for trade goods led...
to increased interest in exploration
which side did native Americans take in French and Indian war?
some decided to side with the British and the French
what was the cause of the American Revolution?
the founding of the colonies
What action would a loyalist not have done during the revolution?
join the continental army
what took place last: declaration was issued, second continental congress met, the battles of Lexington and concord, the battle of bunker hill?
Declaration of independence was issued
why was the victory at the battle of saratoga so important to the Patriot cause?
convinced France to aid the colonies in their fight
what was Thomas Paine's literary contribution during the revolutionary era?
Thomas Paine proposed the document of Paine
what was John's adams point of view during the revolutionary war?
wanted to go to war
the Declaration of Independence claimed that people have the right to "life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness." shows the influence of what enlightenment thinker in Europe?
How did the Missisip river affect the economic development of the United States in the 18'th and 19'th centuries?
Makes transportation easier from bringing and taking to and from markets.
The structure of the US Congress was created at the Constitutional Convention by...
the Great Compromise
The first ammendment would protect...
freedom of speech, protests, religion, peace for the assemble, etc.
obeying laws, paying taxes and willingness to serve on juries are all...
duties of U.S citizens
in his farewell address in 1796, President Washington advised America of...
the dangers of ties with foreign nations
why did President Jefferson agree to buy Louisiana from France?
believed that U.S would benefit from the purchase
the Lewis and Clark expedition was significant because...
informed America about the Western frontiers.
Most of the fighting in the War of 1812 took place...
The Missouri Compromise had a significant effect on the United States because...
it prohibited slavery north of Missouri's southern border
The debate between John C. Calhoun and Daniel Webster over states' rights was most like the debate between...
Anti-federalists and federalists
the ruling in the supreme court case of Worncester v...
Georgia had no legal power over the Cherokees
what was important to the South's economy in 1830's?
agriculture grown on plantations
the era surrounding the presidency of Andrew Jackson is best known for an expansion in...
the first machines of the industrial revolution were powered by...
what was a development of the transportation revolution of the mid-1800s
steam engines and trains
which change in technology allowed buisness owners to sell their goods in markets across the country
growth of railroads
Eli Whitney's idea of interchangeable parts resulted in...
mass production of goods
most famous leader of the underground railroad was...
the temperance movement, efforts at prison reform, and the abilition movement were all
elements social reforms of the mid 1800
in which area did Susan B. Anthony have the most influence?
women's advancement in voting
How did the Kansas-Nebraska Act help bring about the start of the Civil War?
How did the Dred Scott case help bring about the start of the Civil War?
overall command of the confederate foce in Virginia during most of the Civil War was held by...
Robert E. Lee
which of Abraham Lincoln's speeches and writings reflected the statement that" all men are created equal"?
what impact did Ulysses S. Grant have on the Civil War?
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