The battle that ensured American victory in the War of 1812.
An American triumph over the Barbary Pirates
Unnecessary, because a treaty ended the War of 1812 before the battle was fought.
A horrible loss for the Americans, and almost cost them the war.
Jose de san Martin
The United States
Isolationism and favoritism.
Neutrality and isolationism.
Neutrality and involvement.
Involvement and neutrality.
Show the world that the US was becoming more unified
Show the world that the US was no longer weak
Allow America to return to a policy of isolationism
Allow America to colonize all of Latin America
Stop seizing US ships.
Not try to colonize Latin America.
Stay away from American interests in Spain
Not blockade US seaports
Education, privacy and security.
Clothing, food and shelter.
Freedom, work and protection.
Life, liberty and property.
Declaration of intent.
Prevent attacks from foreign countries.
Make agreements with other countries.
Serve as a check on special interest groups.
Protect peoples' natural rights.
Make laws that congress will not.
Veto bills passed by congress.
Put people in jail without a trial.
Creating an official language
Create a union of states that work together
Support the well-being of citizens
Promote peace at home
Hear any case at any time
Declare laws as unconstitutional
Dispute results of presidential elections
Argue that it does not have to follow the rules of the Constitution
Speech, quality of life and public education.
Speech, press and a job.
Speech, press, assembly and religious beliefs.
Speech, healthcare, shelter and public welfare.
Paintings of natural settings.
Paintings of Native Americans.
Paintings of important Civil War battles.
A strong sense of national unity
A secret increase in immigration
And end to US warfare with France
An increase in the rights given to states
The Monroe Doctrine.
The Great Experiment.
It was an expensive mistake.
It doubled the size of the US.
It was opposed by western farmers.
It led to war with great Britain.
Louisiana, Florida, Oregon, Gadsden, Mexican Cession, Texas
Louisiana, Texas, Oregon, Mexican Cession, Florida, Gadsden
Louisiana, Florida, Texas, Oregon, Mexican Cession, Gadsden
Louisiana, Texas, Florida, Oregon, Gadsden, Mexican Cession
The creation of paper currency
The creation of Uncle Sam
The building of the Erie Canal
The election of James Monroe
State of being
State of nature
The Supreme Court
It forces criminals to reform.
It makes us think about others before we make decisions that affect everyone.
It creates factions that seek to reward small groups and special interests.
It allows the President to veto bills that do not suit the needs of a political party.
Bill of Indictments
Bill of Rights
Assertion of Rights
Statement of independence
Prevent attacks by foreign countries
Serve as an introduction to the US Constitution
Explain why colonists revolted against Britain
Remove us from the state of nature
It means that one has the power and the right to use that power.
It means that one has the ability to take away the natural rights of another.
It means that one can control others without permission.
It means that a person is stronger or smarter than others.
The King that America is free of British rule.
All of the reasons why the colonists felt the King was unjust.
What colonists felt were their natural rights
Why the colonists needed help from Britain.
Have a military
Have a court system
Have a public school system
Have three branches of government
We are one nation
We are human and have rights
All citizens are equal
Authority of government comes from the people.
Print and coin money
Override Presidential veto
Nominate Justices and Ambassadors
It allows states to make laws that address their specific needs.
It allows states to override powers of the national government.
It gives states the ability to review federal laws and declare them unconstitutional.
It allows states the to write laws that do not follow federal laws.
Regulating marriage laws.
Registering for Selective Service
Fulfilling the requirements of Jury Duty
Traveling to other nations
Informed voters make better decisions.
Informed voters can tell others how to vote.
Informed voters will skip voting if they know that they will not agree with issues.
Informed voters get to use the express (fast) lanes at polling locations.
Jury Duty forces people to give back to the court system that protects them.
Jury Duty is a way to get people to attend court cases to better understand the system.
Jury Duty is a way for citizens to influence the courts.
Jury Duty ensures that citizens are judged by other citizens in the community (their peers) as set forth in the 5th, 6th and 7th Amendments.
To draft citizens for the military in the event that our government needs it
To pick people to be on Jury Duty
To select people to serve on city council
To get people to vote in elections
The actual cost of an item.
The cost that goes into making a product.
The cost associated in losing the ability to choose another option.
The manufacturer's suggested retail price.
Disliking people who are foreign born
Insisting that people should learn and use English in the US
Funding projects to limit the number of immigrants entering a country
Only celebrating nationally observed holidays
Immigration isn't new, and the problem comes from people feeling the shock of a rapidly changing culture resulting from immigration.
Immigration has been going on for a long time, and it will eventually stop.
Immigration is an old issue, and immigration laws need to be in place.
Immigration will continue, and there is nothing that can stop it.
There is no difference.
Immigration happens when people enter a country, and emigration happens when people leave a country.
Emigration happens when people enter a country, and immigration happens when people leave a country.
Both refer to migration, but emigration refers to people from a different hemisphere.
The White House was rebuilt
Uncle Sam was created as a national icon
The Capitol Building was rebuilt
The Great Seal of the US was designed
Around the Mississippi River
West of the Appalachian Mountains
In New England
Near and along the Atlantic Coast
Rugged and crude
Industrious and greedy
Polite and cultured
Cheap and lazy
Plantation owners had slaves doing much of the labor.
The products they produced were of low quality.
Southerners spent no time reading or studying.
Plantation owners regularly had crop failures due to poor farming practices.
Visitors from foreign nations and their descriptions of their travels
Differences in understanding the ways in which people made a living in different cultural regions.
A deep hatred between cultural regions in the US
There were no stereotypes between regions
To secure rights for women
To end slavery
To increase religious participation
To improve conditions in prisons and mental institutions
Religion and Spirituality
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Susan B. Anthony