Test Two Overview Edit
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Test Essay questions
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Test Two Detailed Term List (printer friendly)
Test Two Shortened Term List (printer friendly)
Crazy vice president during Thomas Jefferson's presidency.
Wife of John Adams.
A treaty between the border of the US and Spain (Mexico).
|Alien and Sedition Acts||
Four acts which punished speaking against the U.S Government.
Pirates that disrupted shipping.
5 laws passed by Parliament that caused an outrage amongst colonists.
An agreement which defined the legislative structure of the U.S under the constitution.
A foreign policy used by Napoleon against Britain and Ireland.
John Adams appoints Henry Clay as Secretary of State.
Man killed in the Boston Massacre.
Canal from NY to Great Lakes used for trade.
A plan to have an American parliment while remaining British.
Discussion of New England's sucession from the U.S.
American Whig statesman: "The Great Compromiser"
Forcing U.S sailors into the British navy.
Massachusetts lawyer and revolutionary leader.
Treaty to avoid war with Britain over trade with France.
|Judiciary Act, 1789||
The basic structure of the federal judiciary.
|Land Ordinance of 1785||
Law passed by Congress that allowed the sales of land in the Northwest Territory and all of Northern America
Massive purchase of land from France.
|Macon’s Bill No. 2||
US law which was intended to stop France and Britain from seizing US Ships.
U.S policy closing the Hemisphere to further colonization.
|New Jersey Plan||
Proposal for the structure of the U.S.
Attempted coup in the continental army. Took place in 1783.
A term for a state calling a Fed. law invalid on their state.
|Panic of 1819||
first major financial crisis in the U.S.
Prominent figure in Revolution and was one of the Founding Fathers.
A vigilante group of Scots-Irishmen from PA that murdered natives.
Law which gave the right to inherit estate to the first-born.
Act of parliament requiring British soldiers to be housed in private homes.
|Quasi War with France||
An unofficial mini war with France.
An act by Parliament setting the guidelines/rules of governing the Province of Quebec.
An American slave who sued for, and won, his freedom.
Founding Father of US industry
|Second Great Awakening||
1880s religious revival.
An armed uprising in Mass consisting of poor farmers.
|Sons of Liberty||
Political group of colonial patriots.
Taxation on the colonies.
|Sugar Act, 1764||
British revenue raising act for sugar and other products.
|Tariff of 1789||
A tariff is a tax on imports and exports enacted by Alexander Hamilton.
A Native American leader of the Shawnee tribe that opposed the U.S.
One of the founding fathers of the US.
Man who led the Haitian revolution.
A series of laws/taxes by Parliament and Charles Townshend.
A 1790 whisky tax protest.
|Worcester v. Georgia||
A US supreme case about Georgia and Indian lands.
|Writs of Assistance||
Allowed customs officers in the colonies to search cargo.
A diplomatic event with strained relations between Fr. and the U.S.