Final Exam 2019
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To declare a federal law null and void
To officially leave the country
Tax on imported goods
To care about your section of the country rather than the U.S. as a whole
A person who worked to end slavery
People vote on an issue
Ban of selling and consuming alcohol
Refusing to follow a law in a non-violent manner
Ban on all trade with foreign countries
Reasons for leaving a country & for moving to new place
Andrew Jackson was a man of the people. Which political party was he the first president of?
Impressment of US sailors
Interference with American shipping
British support of Native Americans
The reasons listed above led to what war?
War of 1812
A push factor that led to Irish immigration to the United States in the 1800's would be:
The 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution —
granted civil rights primarily to African Americans
Which president warned Europe to stay out of both North and South America?
Textiles became a leading industry in the North after the cotton gin was invented by —
Which of the following men was a model of civil disobedience when he refused to pay taxes in relation to the Mexican War?
Henry David Thoreau
Who was Dred Scott?
a slave who filed a lawsuit for his freedom
So you're the little woman who wrote the book that made this great war!
What book is Abraham Lincoln speaking of?
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Nullification Crisis concerned South Carolina's dissatisfaction with federal policy on
Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony were best known for their efforts to:
obtain the right to vote for women
The case of Marbury v. Madison established the principle of:
Worchester v. Georgia ruled that the Cherokee would be allowed to stay on their land in the state of Georgia. Andrew Jackson:
Had congress pass the Indian Removal act and sent the Cherokee to the Oklahoma territory.
The invention of the steamboat was important because:
The steamboat could move against water currents making transportation more efficient.
Slavery increased in the 1800's due to the invention of the:
The United States Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Marshall established the precedent that the Court has the power to:
declare a law of Congress unconstitutional
The tariff of 1832 put a tax on European goods. The Southern viewpoint of the tariff was:
It was an unfair because the tariff was favorable to the north and not the south
In the Missouri Compromise, Missouri entered the Union as a slave state and _________ entered as a free state.
Alexander Hamilton's economic plan was designed to-
Help build the national economy
Why did President George Washington caution Americans against forming alliances with foreign nations in his Farewell Address?
He worried that the nation might later be dragged into a foreign war
Why did Jefferson and Madison oppose Hamilton's Financial Plan?
They feared the plan favored the rich
In what year did the United States purchase the Louisiana Territory from France?
Which statement was true of the Louisiana Purchase?
It doubled the size of the United States
The Fifteenth Amendment was ratified in order to-
Protect the voting rights of African American men
The Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution affected the lives of millions of African Americans by
Guaranteeing their permanent freedom from slavery
The Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution-
gave African Americans full protection under the Constitution
Secretary of Treasury under Washington & Federalist
16th President of US & President during Civil War
1st President of US & wanted to remain neutral
Led many slaves to freedom on Underground Railroad
Created the Theory of Nullification
John C. Calhoun
Known as the "Great Compromiser"
First Supreme Court Justice & Federalist
Elected President in 1828 & represented "common man"
Former slave & leading abolitionist who spoke out against slavery
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