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War of 1812
War of 1812 Vocabulary
Making the Constitution
100

Who did America trade with prior to the war?

Europe


100

Dolly Madison saved an important painting of ________.

George Washington

100

The War of 1812 is often referred to as the _________ war for American independence

Second

100
What is a synonym for "Gleaming"

Shining, bright, shiny

100

The elected leader of a country is a ________

President


200

During the War of 1812, the British burned _______.

Washington DC

200

Tecumseh is famous for uniting ______.

Native Americans

200

Term for pride in one's country

Nationalism

200

What does "twilight" mean?

night, midnight

200

A set of rules that gives government power and explains how a country’s government works is called a __________

Constitution 

300
American Settlers wanted to go into this modern day country to move onto Native land

Canada

300

The person who saved official government papers when Washington was attacked was ________.

Dolly Madison

300

300 mile long man-made structure that helped with westward expansion

Erie Canal

300

Taking sailors off ships and forcing them to work on another ship is called ________.

Impressment

300

Making one’s own choices and not being under anyone else’s power or control is called __________________. ( People living in America did not want to be under the control of the British king)

Independence

400

The _______________ was fought weeks after signing of a peace treaty that ended the War of 1812.

Battle of New Orleans

400

Tecumseh got weapons from the ____.

British

400

What was an effect of the war on Native Americans?

Removal, Murder, Forced to Move, Decline in Population, Low Morale, Loss of Land

400

The nickname for the USS Constitution was _________.

Old Ironsides

400

Name 3 of the Founding Fathers

George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, John Adams, James Madison, and Thomas Jefferson

500

Francis Scott Key wrote "The Star Spangled Banner" in _______.

Baltimore

500

The president during the War of 1812 was _______.

James Madison

500

What were effects of the war on the nation of Canada?

Low morale, loss of land, felt it was a loss, loss of trade

500

Some members of congress wanted to go to war with Britain right away. They were called ________.

War Hawks

500

Places that are settled and controlled by people from another country

Colonies


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