5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Judicial Review
- Jacksonian democracy
- Orders in Council
- Monroe Doctrine
- The Maysville Veto
- a Jackson vetoed the bill, said that if improvements were made without an amendment, they must be national projects
- b Britain blockaded the ports of France and its allies, thereby preventing neutral nations from trading with these nations
- c Forbade further colonization in the Americas and declared that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility
- d the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of local, state, or national governments unconstitutional
- e The idea of spreading political power to the people and ensuring majority rule.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Influential abolitionist that fought against slavery for moral reasons. Argued for immediate and complete emancipation of all slaves and founded The Liberator
- John Quincy Adams won after Henry Clay gave his support to Adams, securing his Presidency. When Adams appointed Clay as his secretary of state, Jackson's supporters raged that a corrupt bargain had cheated Jackson of presidency.
- Ended the War of 1812 and maintained prewar conditions
- Establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review
- A convention of New England merchants who opposed the Embargo and the War of 1812. They proposed some Amendments to the Constitution and advocated the right of states to nullify federal laws. Discussed secession!
5 True/False questions
Election of 1800 → Whigs united, borrowing campaign tactics from the Democrats and inventing many of their own. Resulted in Whig victory and a truly national two-party system.
Internal Improvements → The program for building roads, canals, bridges, and railroads in and between the states. There was a dispute over whether the federal government should fund ____, since it was not specifically given that power by the Constitution.
John Marshall → Those nationalist members of Congress who strongly supported war with Great Britain, included Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun.
Sojourner Truth → chief justice of the supreme court who declared the Missouri compromise unconstitutional. Court generally reflected Jacksonian democracy and Marshall's Court
The American System → Jackson vetoed the bill, said that if improvements were made without an amendment, they must be national projects