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1) President Madison reapplied the non-intercourse policy to Great Britain because
A) his cabinet members strongly urged him to do so.
B) the French threatened to attack American shipping unless he did so.
C) he mistakenly believed that France was no longer seizing American ships.
D) he had pledged to do so during his election campaign.
E) the British were profiting too much from trade with America .

2) The Shawnee chief who tried to bind all of the tribes east of the Mississippi into a great
confederation in the early 1800s was
A) Little Turtle.
B) Corn Tassel.
C) Osceola.
D) Tecumseh.
E) Black Hawk.

3) The greatest opposition to the War of 1812 came from the
A) churches.
B) westerners.
C) expansionists.
D) War Hawks.
E) shipowners.

4) As a result of the War of 1812, the Federalists
A) increased their popularity in all regions.
B) were destroyed as a political party.
C) lost popularity in the South.
D) regained the presidency in the election of 1816.
E) increased their political influence among younger voters.

5) The Monroe Doctrine
A) proclaimed President Monroe's intention of intervening actively in Europe .
B) followed precisely a suggestion made earlier by the British government.
C) hoped to isolate the United States from involvement in European affairs.
D) asserted American claims to all of the Oregon country.
E) recognized American dependence on European powers.

6) The "Era of Good Feelings"was noted for the
A) absence of organized political parties opposing each other.
B) return to the political and economic philosophy of Jefferson .
C) exceptionally strong leadership by Monroe as head of his party.
D) absence of any divisive political and economic issues.
E) innovative federal programs pioneered by Monroe .

7) According to your text, how was slavery a sectional issue before 1820?
A) Westerners tended to disagree with the South because their major markets were in the
B) The cotton boom dampened Southern support of slavery.
C) Westerners tended to support the South because most westerners owned slaves also.
D) Most white Americans saw slavery as primarily a national issue requiring an immediate
E) Most white Americans saw slavery as mainly a local issue.

8) The essential question involved in the Missouri Compromise was: would Missouri
A) be the start of the transcontinental railroad?
B) be allowed to import slaves from abroad?
C) include present-day Kansas in its boundaries?
D) come into the Union as a free or slave state?
E) be forced to pay its share of the cost of the Louisiana Purchase ?

9) Southerners called the Tariff of 1828 the "Tariff of Abominations"because it
A) threatened to impoverish the South with its excessively high rates.
B) established rates on raw materials which were too low to protect southern crops.
C) was sponsored by XXXXX XXXXX, who was then viewed as a traitor to the South.
D) seemed to be designed to promote the candidacy of John Quincy Adams.
E) dramatically cut tariffs and flooded the South with cheap imported goods.

10) "The Senate and House of Representatives of South Carolina . . .do. . .solemnly PROTEST
against the system of protecting duties lately adopted by the federal government."The author
of this resolution denouncing the Tariff of 1828 was
A) Henry Clay.
B) John C. Calhoun.
D) William H. Crawford.
E) John Randolph.


11) In "Mapping the Past: The Making of the Working Class"your text uses maps to show how the economic growth of the early 19th century led to (the)
A) increase in craft-dominated workshops.
B) wealthier citizens living in the suburbs.
C) shared residences for workers and masters.
D) factory workers living in the inner city.
E) physical separation of masters and workers.

12) In the 1830s and 1840s most of the thousands of poor and wretched immigrants who flooded
into America came from
A) Italy and Greece .
B) Poland and Russia .
C) Ireland and Germany .
D) China and Japan .
E) Denmark and the Netherlands .

13) One consequence of American industrialization in the early 19th century was
A) an increase in the need for foreign goods and thus in the business of merchants.
B) a decline in commercial agriculture and thus in the speed of westward settlement.
C) the rapid development of labor unions.
D) a decline in the need for foreign goods and thus in the business of merchants.
E) intense conflict between labor and management.

14) According to your text, by far the most important indirect effect of industrialization occurred
when the
A) federal government constructed an efficient system of canals.
B) South began to produce cotton to supply the new textile mills of New England and Great
C) North was forced to locate new sources of liquid capital to fund the growing textile
D) state governments were disrupted by sectional conflicts over tariffs.
E) federal government built a series of national roads.

15) By 1820, interstate slave trade in the South was
A) totally and effectively outlawed by the states.
B) a legal, well-organized, cruel, and shameful business.
C) prohibited by the Constitution.
D) controlled by humanitarian planters who sought to correct previous abuses.
E) outlawed by the Missouri Compromise.

16) One advantage which northern blacks had over southern blacks was their
A) right to vote in local and national elections.
B) ability to organize movements to protest their treatment.
C) free access to public buildings and facilities.
D) right to testify in court against whites.
E) easy access to decent jobs and good housing.

17) Most early "internal improvements"were built
A) totally by state and local governments.
B) by private businesses, without any financial aid from governments.
C) by private businesses, with substantial aid from governments.
D) totally by the federal government.
E) by state governments, with substantial aid from the federal government.

18) According to the map, "Canals and Roads, 1820-1850,"most American canals connected
directly with the
A) Great Lakes .
B) St. Lawrence River .
C) Mississippi River.
D) Atlantic Ocean .
E) Ohio River Valley .

19) The Supreme Court's decision in Dartmouth College v. Woodward (1819) upheld the
A) right of a state to take over a private college.
B) principle of the sanctity of contracts.
C) right of a state to tax federal properties within its boundaries.
D) principle of national supremacy over the states.
E) right of colleges to refuse to admit female students.

20) In Gibbons v. Ogden (1824), the Supreme Court and Justice Marshall
A) declared the Judiciary Act of 1789 to be unconstitutional.
B) exempted the Bank of the United States from taxation by the states.
C) upheld the contract which gave Ogden his monopoly on ferry service.
D) defined commerce in a very broad sense.
E) ruled in favor of the good of the whole community over that of a particular company.

Textbook: The American Nation a History Of The United States ( Carnes, Garraty ) Thirteenth Edition

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