Chapter Six Quiz

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Chapter Six Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What treaty ended the War of 1812?
    • A. 

      Treaty of Ghent

    • B. 

      Treaty of Paris VI

    • C. 

      Treaty of Greenville

    • D. 

      Treaty of 1812

  • 2. 
    Which of the following was NOT a part of the British war strategy?
    • A. 

      Raid American cities

    • B. 

      Block New England trade ports

    • C. 

      March south into New York, cutting New England off from the rest of the states

    • D. 

      Seize New Orleans and close Mississippi to western farmers

  • 3. 
    Who’s victory gave the U.S. control of Lake Erie?
    • A. 

      Robert Kelso

    • B. 

      Felix Grundy

    • C. 

      John Dorian

    • D. 

      Oliver Perry

  • 4. 
    Why did Americans in the South and West want war (the War of 1812)?
    • A. 

      British trade restrictions hurt the South

    • B. 

      The U.S. was still upset with the British over the Revolutionary War

    • C. 

      They did not want war

    • D. 

      The British government was imposing their soldiers on the U.S.

  • 5. 
    Why did Congress pass the Non-Intercourse Act?
    • A. 

      To get President Madison to allow trading with the British

    • B. 

      To...well, never mind...that’s just inappropriate

    • C. 

      To force the British to stop seizing U.S. ships

    • D. 

      To discourage President Madison

  • 6. 
    Marbury v. Madison asserted the Supreme Court's right to ____________, the power to decide whether or not laws that Congress passed were Constitutional.
    • A. 

      Judicial review

  • 7. 
    Impressment was a legalized form of kidnapping used by both the British and American navies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What were benefits of the Louisiana Purchase for the United States?
    • A. 

      It doubled the size of the United States

    • B. 

      It gave France more control of North America

    • C. 

      It gave the United States control of the Mississippi River

    • D. 

      A and c only

    • E. 

      A and b only

  • 9. 
    What did Zebulon Pike's expedition do?
    • A. 

      Mapped the upper Mississippi River

    • B. 

      Mapped the Rio Grande in Northern Mexico and Southern Texas

    • C. 

      Mapped the Appalachian Mountains

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      A and b only

  • 10. 
    What did interposition do?
    • A. 

      Interpose things

    • B. 

      Argued that if the federal government did something unconstitutional, the state could interpose between the federal government and the people and stop illegal action.

    • C. 

      Argued that if the state did something unconstitutional, then the federal government could interpose between the state and the people and stop illegal action.

    • D. 

      Ahhhh.... I can't think of another fake one.

  • 11. 
    Who won the election of 1800?
    • A. 

      Jefferson

    • B. 

      Lincoln

    • C. 

      Hamilton

    • D. 

      Aaron Burr

    • E. 

      Bryanna Favor

  • 12. 
    What did Washington's Farewell Address warn Americans against?
    • A. 

      Making the world fall apart

    • B. 

      The wrath of your mom

    • C. 

      Sectionalism

    • D. 

      Sedition

  • 13. 
    An alien is a person who doesn't live in the country, but are citizens
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    When James Madison drafted the Bill of Rights, he relied heavily on the……
    • A. 

      Virginia Declaration of Rights

    • B. 

      Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom

    • C. 

      Answers both A and B

    • D. 

      Magna Carta

  • 15. 
    Madison’s strategy of passing a non-importation act was successful.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The U.S. army had fewer than 7,000 troops.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Unlike Baltimore, D.C. was ready for the British attacks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False