US History Review 8
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US History Review 8
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the department heads who advise the president

cabinet

100

First President of the United States 

George Washington 

100

What do we call the first ten amendments to the Constitution?

the Bill or Rights

100

What caused the Whiskey Rebellion?

opposition to a tax on whiskey

100

Explorers of Louisiana Territory

Lewis and Clark

100

Which Supreme Court Case did Native Americans win to keep their land?

Worcester v. Georgia

100

What is free enterprise?

limited government interference in business
100

What was the Fugitive Slave Act?

Made all escaped slaves fugitives 
200

Georgia was founded as colony for what purpose?

Convicts and Indebtors
200

the first head of the Department of State

Thomas Jefferson

200

What are the three branches of the government?

Judicial Branch

Executive Branch 

Legislative Branch 


200

The Federalist strongly supported a

strong centralized government 

200

What was the Fifteenth Amendment?

The right to vote for all freedmen

200

America's refusal to take sides in the war between Britain and France

Proclamation of Neutrality

200

What did Washington warn against in his "Farewell Address"?

foreign alliances 

200

What was Manifest Destiny?

Belief Americans should own land from Atlantic to Pacific Oceans
300

First document in the America's that encouraged self-government 

Mayflower Compact 

300

Established the nation's first cabinet

George Washington

300

What are the Principles of the Constitution? 

Federalism 

Limited Government 

Individual Rights 

Popular Sovereignty

Republicanism 

Checks and Balances 

Separation of Powers 

300

What was impressment?

after sailors were captured and forced to serve in a foreign navy

300

a party that supported the common people and favored a small, limited government

Republican

300

The Sedition Act granted the president the power to

prohibit "treasonous" speech

300
What was the name of the war fought over slavery?

Civil War 

300

What were Radical Republicans? 

Republicans who favored extreme approach to Reconstruction 

400

Document that incited the American Revolution

Declaration of Independence 

400

the first secretary of the treasury

Alexander Hamiltion

400

What was the "deal breaking" clause that Anti-federalist required the Constitution to include for ratification?

Bill of Rights

400

The Alien Acts granted the president the power to 

expel or imprison immigrants

400

a party that supported industry, a growing centralized government, and rule by property owners

Federalist

400

Who fought for women's suffrage in the 19th century?

Susan B. Anthony

400

Whose argument resulted in the creation of the Federalist and Anti-Federalists?

Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton

400

Why did Forty-niners and others rush to California?

California Gold Rush 
500
What did Francis Scott Key author?

"Star Spangled Banner"

500

What issue first opened a debate over constitutional interpretation?

creation of a national bank

500

The main objectives of the First National Bank were to issue a unified currency and to

provide loans to local businesses

500

America's second president

John Adams

500

What was the 2nd revival of religious feeling in the United States?

Second Great Awakening

500

What invention increased slavery in the South?

Cotton Gin 

500

Which treaty ended the American Revolution?

Treaty of Paris 1783

500

What doctrine prohibited Europe from entering in affairs in the Western Hemisphere?

Monroe Doctrine

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