United States History Questions That I Got Wrong

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United States History Questions That I Got Wrong 1. The Native Americans who populated the American Southwest around the time of  Columbus were best known for – building elaborate clay dwellings and using  advanced irrigation techniques…There are a few main types of Native Americans –  Southeastern  (hunted and gathered and lived in wooden houses)….Eastern   Woodland  (hunters and farmers – deer fish and woodland animals)….NA of Great   Plains  (relied on BUFFALO)…..Southwestern  (farmers apartment like buildings of  clay and advanced irrigation systems)….Northwest Coast  (abundant resources  fishing and farming 2. Cortez – Aztecs Mexico….de Soto – Mississippi River and Florida… Pizarro – Incas  in Peru 3. Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo – officially acquired the present day states of California,  Nevada, Arizona, and Utah 4. The federal ruling of McCulloch v Maryland was significant because … it ruled that  states did not have the right to tax federal institutions. Marshall believed in federal  government and ruled that Maryland did not have the right to tax state federal  institution.  5. President Andrew Jackson’s advisors were called the kitchen Cabinet because… -  the unofficial cabinet was comprised of Jackson’s close friends and political allies  some of whom had little experience in politics. Jackson got political advice from his  friends and allies who he trusted more than the official cabinet 6. The establishment of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the 1600s was primarily the  result of - Religious and political oppression of the Puritans in Britain.  7. Which of the following actions taken by American colonists prior to the Revolutionary  War most directly resulted in the British Parliament imposing the Intolerable Acts on  the colonies. – The Boston Tea Party. The Boston Tea Party was directly in  opposition to the Intolerable Acts, delegates of each of the colonies met at the First  Continental Congress and took actions to prepare for a war against Britain. 8. Which of the following statements about social and cultural trends in the 1960s is  INCORRECT? -- > Increasing Number of women left the workforce and returned to 
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the home. These are CORRECT -- > Many young Americans became political  activists, farm workers united to obtain better wages and safer working conditions,  college enrollment increased drastically, an unprecedented increase in youth  counterculture movements emerged.
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