a the War of 1812 b the urbanization of America c the Missouri Compromise d the

A the war of 1812 b the urbanization of america c the

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a. the War of 1812 b. the urbanization of America c. the Missouri Compromise d. the displacement of Native Americans from their homeland 20. The Monroe Doctrine, which pledged America to keeping European presence out of the Western Hemisphere, was the brainchild not of President Monroe, but of: a. Henry Clay b. John Quincy Adams c. Thomas Jefferson d. Andrew Jackson
21. In 1800, what African-American organized a failed slave revolt in Virginia, resulting in his execution, along with that of nearly forty other participants? a. Nat Turner b. Gabriel Prosser c. Denmark Vessey d. Anthony Benezet 22. What patriot from the American Revolution lobbied for former loyalists to be allowed to return home after the war and granted the right to their abandoned or seized property? a. Alexander Hamilton b. George Washington c. John Adams d. Benjamin Franklin 23. Perhaps the most outspoken advocate of women’s education, who insisted that women “should be taught to depend on their own efforts, for the procurement of an establishment in life,” was: a. Lucy Knox b. Abigail Adams c. Judith Sargent Murray d. Benjamin Rush 24. President George Washington’s cabinet reflected various political points of view, including all of the following individuals, except: a. Alexander Hamilton b. John Adams c. Henry Knox d. Edmund Randolph 25. The French lost a tremendous amount of support in America for their revolution when the following occurred: a. the French republic declared the Spanish an ally b. French revolutionaries executed Louis XVI c. the French seized American cargo onboard transatlantic vessels d. Thomas Jefferson publicly opposed the efforts of French revolutionaries 26. In 1795, what American envoy successfully negotiated a treaty with the Spanish opening the Mississippi and the port of New Orleans to American shipping? a. Thomas Pinckney b. John Jay c. Alexander Hamilton d. Henry Knox 27. Which state legislature passed a 1798 resolution asserting that states had the right to nullify any powers exercised by the federal government that were not explicitly granted in the Constitution? a. Kentucky b. Massachusetts c. Rhode Island d. Virginia
28. When President Monroe took office, he continued the policies of James Madison, extending the “Era of Good Feelings,” to include the adoption of which of the following positions concerning party politics? a. an end to the contentious spirit of party politics b. establishment of a strong two-party system c. strongly contested political elections, with vigorous debate d. development of countless, independent political parties reflecting regional concerns 29. A new breed of politicians soon entered the American political arena in the 1820s, including what New York upstart politician, who rose to prominence with an impassioned plea that political leaders should be “guided by higher and steadier considerations” than their own individual power and influence?

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