Jacksonian Democracy
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    During the early 1800's, which argument would supporters of Jackson most likely agree with?

    answer choices

    Appointing political supporters to public office is corrupt practice

    All white male citizens should be allowed to vote in elections

    The national economy must be controlled by the federal government

    Establishing new poilitcal parties threaten the security of the nation

  • Question 2
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    Which group directly benefittedfrom the ideas of Jacksonian Democracy during the early 1800's?

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    White American males

    African slaves

    White American women

    Native Americans

  • Question 3
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    In the 1830's which US political figure argued that states had the right to nullify federal laws they believed were unconstitutional?

    answer choices

    Alexander Hamilton

    Andrew Jackson

    John C. Calhoun

    James Monroe

  • Question 4
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    The idea that the US should control all of the land between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans is called

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    Mutual Obligation

    American Providence

    Manifest Destiny

    God's Promise

  • Question 5
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    Q.

    Both the Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850 were intended to settle disputes over...

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    Land conflicts in Mexico

    Tariffs on imports

    The legality of slavery in new territorries

    Immigration from European countries

  • Question 6
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    The social conversation that took place in the 1830's and 1840's regarding the consumption of alcohol and its negative effects on families is known as

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    Prohibition

    The Temperance Movement

    The Sobriety Stance

    Just Say No

  • Question 7
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    Q.

    Creating new infrastructure, levying protective tariffs, creating a new National Bank were the primary ideas in which program?

    answer choices

    Manifest Destiny

    The American System

    The Corrupt Bragain

    The Nullification Crisis

  • Question 8
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    Signaled by a solar eclipse, this event further illustrated sectional differences between the North and South

    answer choices

    Shays Rebellion

    The Whiskey Rebellion

    Nat Turner's Rebellion

    Bacon's Rebellion

  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q.

    South Carolinians believed that the federal tariff on British imports was harming their economy. A state law was passed that allowed South Carolina to ignore the payment of this tariff, because they felt like the tariff was unconstitutional. This led to an event known as...

    answer choices

    The Nullification Crisis

    The Tariff Trouble

    The Carolina Crisis

    Jackson's Fury

  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The admission of Maine to the union was part of which legislative action?

    answer choices

    The Great Compromise

    The Missouri Compromise

    The Mississippi Compromise

    The 3/5th's Compromise

  • Question 11
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    Q.

    President Jackson felt that in order to limit elite power, he should award his political supporters with jobs and positions in his government. This practice became known by what name?

    answer choices

    The Buddy System

    The Back Scratch Affair

    The Spoils System

    Friends and Family Plan

  • Question 12
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    Q.

    Which Native tribe appealed to the Supreme Court, and won their case, arguing that they had valid treaties with the US government?

    answer choices

    The Choctaw

    The Cherokee

    The Creek

    The Seminole

  • Question 13
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    Q.

    What legislative action did Congress push through with the help of President Jackson, despite the ruling of the Supreme Court regarding native tribes in the Southern US?

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    The Indian Removal Act

    The Homestead Act

    The Land Swap Act

    The Indian Relocation Law

  • Question 14
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    With the aim of increasing industry, improving transportation and travel through roads, railroads, and canals, establishing a national bank, and issuing protective tariffs, which politician proposed "The American System"?

    answer choices

    Andrew Jackson

    Henry Clay

    John C. Calhoun

    Nat Turner

  • Question 15
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    With which social issue might this image be associated?

    answer choices

    The Sons of Liberty

    The American System

    The Temperance Movement

    The Indian Removal Act

  • Question 16
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    With which movement were the Grimke sisters associated?

    answer choices

    Temperance

    Abolition

    Suffrage

    Native American Rights

  • Question 17
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    Which of the following are not members of the abolitionist movement?

    answer choices

    Frederick Douglass

    William Lloyd Garrison

    Nat Turner

    Elizabeth Cady Stanton

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