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Who served as Secretary of the Treasury while Washington was in office?
what are the first ten amendments to the constitution are known as?
Bill of Rights
Before serving in Washington's Cabinet, which of the following men served as Ambassador to France?
How many years is a Presidential term?
_________ was a major issue after the American Revolution and it placed a burden on the new nation.
those who supported a Constitution were known as what? Answer
who was first to serve as President of the United States? Answer
_________ was the opposition to the Virginia Plan. These two plans were put together during the Great Compromise to create a House and a Senate.
New Jersey Plan
The _________ was created in response to trying to decide if slaves should be considered when determining population rates.
three- fifths compromise
_________ served as Secretary of State while Washington was in office
The __________ was issued in 1795 after the United States defeated Native Americans in the Battle of Fallen Timbers.
Treaty of Greenville
Which of the following is a piece of legislation that was issued to keep a balance in the number of slave states that were admitted to the Union?
the Missouri Compromise
On November 7, 1811, which of the following was an attack launched by Tenskwatawa against William Henry Harrison?
Battle of Tippecanoe
Who wrote the "Star Spangled Banner"?
Francis Scott Key
_________ was considered a factor in the War of 1812.Answer
Many tribal leaders greatly opposed
In 1808, he established Prophetstown.Answer
Which of the following was a political issue that surfaced shortly after the war?Answer
The __________ officially recognized the ending of the War of 1812.Answer
Treaty of Ghent
In an attempt to assist with financial issues after the war, CongressAnswer
created the Second Bank of the United States.
________ led an expedition that explored the newly purchased Louisiana territory.Answer
What legislation argued the point that the states had the right to judge whether federal laws agreed with the Constitution? Answer
Alien and Sedition Acts
Who stressed the concept of a stronger local government as opposed to a bigger federal government?
________ served first as Secretary of State, then he was appointed as Supreme Court Justice. Answer
Who avoided war through economic embargoes? Answer:
During his election, _________ did not receive enough votes from the Electoral College. Answer
Which of the following allowed settlers to purchase land on credit in the western region of the United States? Answer
Land Act of 1800
As President, he attempted to avoid war with France by sending representatives to Paris. Answer
The _________ added to the size of the United States, but it also added debt
In 1803, who was sent to Paris to buy New Orleans?:
__________ was a graduate from Yale University and worked diligently in educational reform.
Which country is credited with the origins of the Industrial Revolution
Who utilized the concept of a steam engine in the textile industry to power a ship?Answer
__________ stressed self-reliance, frugality, and industry.Answer
What led to an increase in communication?Answer
Which of the following was run by waterpower and was highly utilized in the south?
_______ were primarily constructed for profit.
Who defied British authorities while emigrating from Great Britain to the United States?Answer
Which of the following was a significant factor in the rise of slavery within the United States?Answer
Many settlers viewed which of the following groups as competition?Answer
To give up a territory or relinquish power of a country is toAnswer
In 1827, they declared themselves an independent nation.Answer
The __________ established guidelines for states to be admitted to the Union.Answer
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
What were issues initially faced by the pioneers settling the frontier?Answer
Who was the war hero that essentially conquered Florida?Answer
The __________ tried to resolve issues related to the Native Americans and southern boundaries of the United States.Answer
What led to the acquisition of Florida for the United States?Answer
Who played a significant role in the construction of the Wilderness Road?Answer
Who was President during the acquisition of Florida?Answer