Hist 1301 Exam 2

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1.  George Washington's disastrous first military campaign took place where?
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2.  Which of the following gave the Confederation government the most trouble?
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3.  James Madison and Thomas Jefferson opposed the National Bank mainly because
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4.  Which quickly became Americans' most popular public ritual during the Revolution?
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5.  After the War for Independence, Britain cut American trade from
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6.  Anti-Federalist leaders
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7.  Which was the highest state office that Houston reached in Tennessee?
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8.  THe following statements about slaverying during the American Revolution is true EXCEPT
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9.  The Judiciary Act of 1801
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10.  After the War of 1812,
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11.  WHo was Sam Houston's hero and political mentor?
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12.  Houston worked as an advocate for what Indian tribe?
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13.  Sam Houston fought in which war?
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14.  According to Randolph Campbell, why did Houston leave for Texas?
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15.  Under the Articles of Confederation
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16.  Why was the Battle of Saratoga important?
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17.  Which statement best sumps up the militia's record in the War for Independence?
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18.  Americans' economic opportunities expanded after the War for Independence because
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19.  True or False.  Due to an ineffective system and corruption, the Continental congress struggled to aequately supply the Continental Army.
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20.  At what level of government did Americans most closeley attempt to practice republicanism?
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21.  Economic theorists in the 1700s said what about capitalism and slavery?
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22.  Within these new constitutions, the legislative branch was given the most power because
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23.  Quality of opportunity existed in America during the American Revolution for the following reasons EXCEPT:
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24.  True or False. The American Revolution forced many Americans to seriously rethink the institution of slavery.
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25.  When the Continental Congress could not finance the War for Independence, they turned to
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26.  True or False. Despite a lack of political freedom, women created a political role for themselves within their traditional domestic roles.
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27.  Within the Articles of Confederation government, ,the Confederateion Congress was sovereign over the states.
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28.  What did most states do after the War for Independence?
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29.  What effect did Shay's Rebellion have on national politics?
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30.  Which statement most accurately assessses Alexander Hamilton's financial program?
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31.  True or False. The weaknesses within the Confederation government and its diplomatic problems were the main reasons why the Constitutional Convention was called.
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32.  What was James Madison's chief goal at the Constitutional Convention?
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33.  The opponents of the United States Constituyion were called
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34.  True or False. The first political parties saw each other as a threat to both liberty and the Constitution.
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35.  Why did Republicans not agree with Washington's use of force on the Whiskey Rebels?
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36.  James Madison entered the Constitutional Convention with all of the following ideas EXCEPT
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37.  How was power diffused in the United States Constitution?
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38.  The first revenue acts revealed that competing interests existed between what groups?
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39.  The following were enacted during the Quasi-War EXCEPT
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40.  The United States Military Acadamy at West Point was founded
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41.  Which statement most accurately assesses Madison's wartime leadership?
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42.  Jeffersonian politics involved
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43.  Why did Madison's strategy in the War of 1812 focus on Canada?
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44.  Jefferson's Embargo in 1807 was an attempt to
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45.  Why wree AMericans able to move westward more easily after the War of 1812?
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46.  In the case of MArbury v Madison,
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47.  True or False.  When the news of the XYZ Affari became public, Americans supported congressional increases in the US Navy and US Army
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48.  The Louisian Purchase
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49.  "Hessians" were
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50.  The Tonnage Act of 1789
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51.  The years of the Confederation government were called
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52.  Which statement most accurately assesses Madison's wartime leadership?
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53.  George Washington's first secretary of state was
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54.  At the outset of the Constitutional Convention, who did the delgates unanimously elect as president of the convention?
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55.  At the Hartford Convention, delegates
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56.  One of the Greatest setbacks to the Americans in the War of 1812 was
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