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Arts and Humanities
History of the Americas
ch 10 history
Terms in this set (50)
Under Jefferson, all government funds would come from the sale of western lands and taxes on imported goods called _____________.
Jefferson and Gallatin worked on reducing the ___________.
The last-minute judicial appointments by Adams were called _________________.
Congress passed the____________ to prevent another showdown between a president and vice-presidential candidate.
In the election of 1800, Federalists supported ____________ for a second term.
Why did the Embargo Act of 1807 divide the American people?
Outraged by the attack on the Chesapeake, Americans called for action against the British. President Thomas Jefferson and his supporters sought a course of action other than war - the Embargo Act. By using the embargo, Jefferson hoped to avoid war. The embargo wiped out American commerce. New England ships were stuck in their ports, which caused unemployment to rise. In the South, tobacco meant for Europe rotted on the docks, and cotton went unpicked. In the West, the price of wheat declined, and river traffic came to a halt.
United States Navy captain
powerful Shawnee leader
Tecumsehs brother and ally
William Henry Harrison
commander of Lake Erie naval forces
Oliver Hazard Perry
wrote the national anthem
Francis Scott Key
armed private ships
attacked the Creeks
The great leader Tecumseh was killed in the
Battle of the Thames.
With the death of Tecumseh hopes died for
a Native American confederation.
Which battle made Andrew Jackson a national hero and eventually, helped him win the presidency?
Battle of New Orleans
The Grand Peak was named by the explorer
Before it was transferred in 1802 the Louisiana Territory belonged to
One of the buildings burned by the British was
The election of 1800 was decided by
the House of Representatives.
What was one of the goals of Lewis and Clark's expedition?
to establish trade with Canada
Which case represented the first time the Supreme Court reviewed and ruled on acts of the other branches of government.
Marbury v. Madison
Regional courts were set up for the United States with the
Judiciary Act of 1801.
Which British practice was a violation of neutral rights?
After it was secretly transferred in 1802the Louisiana Territory belonged to
"May the Lord bless King George convert him, and take him to heaven, as we want no more of him" Reverend John Gruber te his Baltimore congregation. 1814
The Reverend Gruber offered this blessing during which war?
the War of 1812
The Star Spangled Banner" was written by
Francis Scott Key
Tecumseh joined forces with Great Britain after the
Battle of Tippecanoe.
The leading War Hawks were
Clay and Calhoun.
What decided the election of 1800
the House of Representatives
The Supreme Court reviewing and ruling on acts of other branches of the government is called
Jefferson believed in reducing the power and size of government or a philosophy called
Who had John Adams named to serve as chief justice of the Supreme Court?
Which politician died as a result of a duel
The size of the United States was doubled with
the Louisiana Purchase.
The revolution in Santo Domingo led to Napoleon selling the Louisiana Territory.
The capital of the confederation of Native American nations was Prophetstown.
Jefferson believed that French control of the Louisiana Territory would improve American trade on the Mississippi River.
The War of 1812 ended with the Treaty of Tecumseh.
Lewis and Clarks expedition collected valuable information on people, plants, and animals.
The 1807 Embargo Act prohibited trade with other countries.
The Barbary Coast states of North Africa included Morocco and Tripoli.
The revolt in Santo Domingo had an effect on Frances plans in the United States.
Neutrality is the ability to choose sides during a war.
The Louisiana Territory was purchased under the presidential administration of Thomas Jefferson.
After 18 months, the Lewis and Clark expedition reached the Pacific Ocean.
The Native Americans were allies of the British in the War of 1812.
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