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33 terms

APUSH midterm review (14-19 (omit 15))

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establish the Catholic church
native-born americans feared that catholic immigrants to the US would ____________ at the expense of Protestantism
shipbuilding
the american phase of the industrial revolution first blossomed with...
general lengthening of the workday
the american work force in the early 19th century was characterized by __________ from 10 to 14 hrs
lancaster turnpike
in the 1790's a major transportation project linking the east to the trans-allegheny west was the...
ralph waldo emerson
"I think we must get rid of slavery or we must get rid of freedom"
large plantations
by the mid 19th century, most slaves lived on...
couldn't stomach the tactics of Andrew Jackson
John Tyler joined the Whig party because he...
John Tyler's veto of the BUS
After this event, he was expelled from the Whig party, all but one member of his cabinet resigned, an attempt was made in the HR to impeach him, he was also vetoed a Whig-sponsored tariff
free slaves in Texas
Some people in Britain hoped for a British alliance with Texas because the alliance would give abolitionists the opportunity to....
American missionaries to the Indian
The primary group that was instrumental in strengthening and saving American claims to Oregon were...
49 degrees
In the Oregon treaty with Britain in 1846, the northern boundary of the US was established to the Pacific along the line of ...
the burning issue of slavery
The Wilmont Proviso symbolized...
Mexican Cession
The largest single addition to American territory was...
Spanish
The first Old World europeans to come to Cali were...
politics
the debate over slavery in the Mexican Cession threatened to split _________ along North-South lines
gold in CA
The event that brought turmoil to the administration of Zachary Taylor was the discovery of....
relatively well off
By 1850, the South was ___________, politically and economically
fugitive-slave law
In light of future evidence, it seems apparent that in the Compromise of 1850, the South made a tactical blunder by demanding a .....
slavery
The fatal split int he Whig party in 1852 occurred over...
Treaty of Wanghia
On July 3, 1844 the first formal diplomatic agreement between the US and China was the....
construct a transcontinental railroad
Most American leaders believed that the only way to keep the new Pacific Coast territories from breaking away from the US control was to...
popular sovereignty
Stephen Douglas proposed that the question of slavery in the KA-NB Territory be decided by...
free soilers
The Lecompton Constitution proposed that the state of KA be controlled by....
expel a member for bad conduct
The clash between Brooks and Sumner revealed that despite divisions over slavery, the HR would unite to....
Democrat
John C. Fremont
Know-Nothing
Millard Fillmore
Republican
Martin Van Buren
Nativists
Known for their anti-Catholic and anti-Foreign attitudes
slavery
In the ruling of the Dred Scott case, the USSC expected to lay to rest the issue of _______ in the territories
grain growers of the NW
The panic of 1857 hit hardest among....
Douglas defeated Lincoln for Senate
As a result of the Lincoln-Douglas debates....
slavery in the territories
Abraham Lincoln won the 1860 Republican nomination because he never took a stand on the issue of....
John Bell
The presidential candidate of the Constitutional Union party in 1860 was...