United States History 201 Post Test with Answers
1. The nullification crisis involved:
C) New York.
D) South Carolina.
Correct Answer(s): D
2. Washington's secretary of the treasury, who believed in
IN CLASS ESSAY QUIZbe prepared to write about any person studied in Unit 1.
Samuel Adams was born on September 27, 1722 in Boston, Massachusetts. His father,
Old Samuel Adams, was a deacon in the Old South Church in Boston. He also served as justice
North America and West Indies
Brits. /tried keeping amber from buying sugar and molasses from w.
Indies/ambers. Can see only to brits, no French/ ambers. Ignored tax
French and Indian War
French v. British/both side have In
MIDTERM STUDY GUIDE
Current day Mexico to northern tip of South America. Contain 45 million Native Americans and
was a complex society pre-European contact.
One of the earliest civilizations in America located in current day Guatemala. De
1. The phrase good history is intellectual history means what people have believed to be
true in their intellect. Regardless of whatever is true or not they have acted on and in the
process forming historical cause. Intellectual history is a means of what
Fourth Textbook Quiz Essay
The gag rule that started in the mid-1800s, was a law that prohibits debate or discussion of a
particular issue. Between 1836 and 1844, the U.S. House of Representatives adopted a series of
resolutions that banned petitions call
Salutary neglect was Britain's unofficial policy, initiated by Prime Minister Robert
Walpole, to relax the enforcement of strict regulations, particularly trade laws, imposed on the
American colonies late in the seventeenth and early in t
Analysis of Correspondence between John and Abigail Adams, March 5, 1797- April 3, 1797,
The Letters of John and Abigail Adams Edited by Frank Shuffelton, Published by The Penguin
Group, Hudson Street, New York, New York, 2004
The day after John Adams was
Gabriel, Vesey, and Turner
In the late 1700s and early 1800s many slaves were getting the idea to become free
people. It was already happening in other countries outside of the US. In Richmond, a man
named Gabriel came up with a conspiracy to overthrow Vi
In April of 1775, the British and the US were at war in Massachusetts. The first shots
were fired in Lexington, but the militia was outnumbered and fell back. The British lost that day
to the American men. The objective of the march on Lexing
United States History 201 Pre Test with Answers
1. Which of the following was NOT a reason why America declared war on Great Britain in
A) The belief that the British were goading Indians into attacking western settlements.
B) Great Britai
Terms for Unit 1
Accepted date 1300 years ago that there were people here
Site in Chile with evidence of human life in 10,500 B.C.E., challenged Clovis
Bridge between Alaska and Russia, 30-40,000 years ago. The Siberians pushed