5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Jonathan Edwards
- Robert Owen
- Northwest Ordinance of 1787
- Booker T. Washington
- John Marshall
- a Preached the fiery sermon entitled "Sinners at the Hands of an Angry God"; played a very critical role in shaping the First Great Awakening
- b A Scottish industrialist and social reformer who founded New Harmony, Indiana, a utopia community, that failed due to laziness.
- c Established a process by which territories could become states; Forbids slavery north of the Ohio; encouraged development of the frontier through a new federal land policy; Americans were now able to buy land in small parcels on credit.
- d A famous African American college graduate that opened a school for African Americans. He believed that they should not strive for equality but learn to gained economic security by learning vocational skills.
- e Chief Justice of the Supreme Court appointed by John Adams; set precedents that established vital powers of the federal courts. Especially note that he was the author of Marbury v. Madison decision establishing the judicial review
5 Multiple choice questions
- Also called the Coercive Acts, this series of punitive acts 85 essays or papers supporting the Constititution written by Federalists Hamilton, Madison and Nationalist John Jay; appeared in NY newspapers and were written to win approval of the Constitution in NY; recognized as most sophisticated explanation of the new American political system
- Southern actor who assasinated President Abraham Lincoln in 1865; was a Confederate sympathizer vehement in his denunciation of the Lincoln Administration and outraged by the South's defeat in the American Civil War; strongly opposed the abolition of slavery in the United States and Lincoln's proposal to extend voting rights to recently emancipated slaves
- said to have saved the life of Indian captive John Smith in 1607 by placing her head upon his own when her father raised his war club to execute him; was captured by the English during Anglo-Indian hostilities in 1613, and held for ransom. During her captivity, she converted to Christianity and took the name Rebecca. When the opportunity arose for her to return to her people, she chose to remain with the English; she married tobacco planter John Rolfe
- an American mechanical engineer who sought to improve industrial efficiency; is regarded as the father of scientific management and was one of the first management consultants; was one of the intellectual leaders of the Efficiency Movement and his ideas, broadly conceived, were highly influential in the Progressive Era.
- banker who created U. S. Steel Corporation, which controlled about 60% of steel business
5 True/False questions
John D. Rockefeller → American policy that stated that the United States would not be involved in European affairs and promised to protect the Western Hemisphere from colonization by Europe.
Thomas Nast → a German cartoonist that helped bring down William Tweed by depicting how money was stolen in cartoon format and exposing his money stealing methods to the public.
Aaron Burr → photojournlaist; Reformer wrote "How the Other Half Lives;" describing the lives of poor immigrants.
Abraham Lincoln → School reformer and supporter of public educational system in Massachusetts.
Kansas Nebraska Act → Introduced by Senator Stephen Douglas of Illinois. It supported the act of popular sovereignty (letting the people of the territory decide whether or not to allow slavery).