5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Frederick Douglass
- War of 1812
- Louisiana Purchase
- Treaty of Ghent
- Era of Good Feelings
- a Ended the War of 1812 and maintained prewar conditions
- b Resulted from Britain's support of Indian hostilities along the frontier, interference with American trade, and impressments of American sailors into the British army
- c Terms of President James Monroe in which Democratic-Republicans were only political party, and people therefore assumed that political discord had evaporated
- d United States abolitionist who escaped from slavery and became an influential writer and lecturer in the North
- e The U.S., under Jefferson, bought the Louisiana territory from France, under the rule of Napoleon. The U.S. paid $15 million for the Louisiana Purchase, and Napoleon gave up his empire in North America. The U.S. gained control of Mississippi trade route and doubled its size.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Argued that Tariff of 1828 was unconstitutional. Advocated nullification- theory that US could invalidate any unconstitutional law. Thought states were sovereign.
- Persuaded Congress to accept the Missouri Compromise, which admitted Maine into the Union as a free state, and Missouri as a slave state
- 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.
- Those nationalist members of Congress who strongly supported war with Great Britain, included Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun.
5 True/False questions
Non-Intercourse Act → repealed the Embargo Act, and reestablished trade with all nations except Great Britain. Would trade w/ either if the other one ceased to violate neutral rights
Revolution of 1800 → Jefferson's election changed the direction of the government from Federalist to Democratic- Republican, so it was called a "revolution."
Election of 1840 → Adams, Jefferson, and Burr: Adams lost, Jefferson and Burr tied, Hamilton convinced other Federalists to vote for Jefferson to break the tie. Led to 12th Amendment: Required electoral college to vote separately for Pres and VP
Jacksonian democracy → Forbade further colonization in the Americas and declared that any attempt by a foreign country to colonize would be considered an act of hostility
The American System → Jackson vetoed the bill, said that if improvements were made without an amendment, they must be national projects