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American Presidents & Vice Presidents: Study Guide & Homework Help

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Lesson 1 - Thomas Jefferson & Aaron Burr  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - John Quincy Adams as Secretary of State  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - John Quincy Adams: Foreign & Domestic Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - John Quincy Adams: Childhood & Early Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Martin Van Buren: Presidential Election, Opponent & Campaign Slogan  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Martin Van Buren & the Panic of 1837  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Martin Van Buren's Early Life & Childhood  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Martin Van Buren's Role in the Trail of Tears  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Martin Van Buren's Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Andrew Jackson & Martin Van Buren: Relationship & Comparison  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Martin Van Buren's Inaugural Address: Summary & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - William Henry Harrison & the War of 1812  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - William Henry Harrison's Early Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - James K. Polk & Manifest Destiny  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - James K. Polk & the Mexican-American War  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - President James K. Polk's Foreign & Domestic Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - James K. Polk's Inaugural Address: Summary & Meaning  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - James K. Polk: Election & Campaign Slogan  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - James K. Polk: Birthplace, Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - President Franklin Pierce: Birthplace, Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Franklin Pierce: Presidential Election & Campaign  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - James Buchanan's Early Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Rutherford B. Hayes: Birthplace, Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - President Hayes: Foreign & Domestic Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - President Hayes: Cabinet Members  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - President William McKinley & the Spanish-American War  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - William McKinley: Birthplace & Early Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - William McKinley during the Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Grover Cleveland & Civil Service Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Grover Cleveland's Failures  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Zachary Taylor's Economic Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Zachary Taylor's Failures  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Zachary Taylor's Administration  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Why Did Zachary Taylor Oppose the Compromise of 1850?  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Andrew Jackson: Accomplishments & Historical Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - The Presidential Policies of Andrew Jackson  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - How Did Chester A. Arthur Become President?  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Major Events During Chester A. Arthur's Presidency  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Chester A. Arthur: Domestic & Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - President Chester A. Arthur's Failures  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - Chester A. Arthur & The Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - What did James Monroe Accomplish?  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - James Monroe: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - James Monroe as Secretary of State  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - President James Monroe's Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - James Monroe During the Revolutionary War  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - James Monroe's Early Life & Childhood  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - President James Monroe's Cabinet  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - Ulysses S. Grant: Early Life, Education & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 50 - President Ulysses S. Grant's Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 51 - Ulysses S. Grant: West Point & the Mexican-American War  Take Quiz
Lesson 52 - The Cabinet of President Ulysses S. Grant  Take Quiz
Lesson 53 - President Andrew Johnson: Biography, Accomplishments & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 54 - President Andrew Johnson's Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 55 - President Andrew Johnson: Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 56 - James Madison & the Federalist Papers  Take Quiz
Lesson 57 - James Madison in the American Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 58 - James Madison and Alexander Hamilton  Take Quiz
Lesson 59 - James Madison & Slavery  Take Quiz
Lesson 60 - James Madison & Thomas Jefferson  Take Quiz
Lesson 61 - President James Madison: Domestic & Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 62 - President James Garfield: Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 63 - Who Was Millard Fillmore? - Facts & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 64 - Thomas Jefferson: Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 65 - Thomas Jefferson's Role in the Revolutionary War  Take Quiz
Lesson 66 - Thomas Jefferson & the French Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 67 - Thomas Jefferson: Inventions & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 68 - Thomas Jefferson's Home at Monticello: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 69 - Monticello, Jefferson's Home: Architecture & Garden  Take Quiz
Lesson 70 - Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson: Relationship & Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 71 - Thomas Jefferson: Domestic, Economic & Foreign Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 72 - Alexander Hamilton & Thomas Jefferson: Relationship & Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 73 - Thomas Jefferson & the Constitutional Convention  Take Quiz
Lesson 74 - Thomas Jefferson & Religion: Views & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 75 - President Thomas Jefferson's Cabinet: Members & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 76 - Thomas Jefferson & Benjamin Franklin: Relationship & Comparison  Take Quiz
Lesson 77 - Abraham Lincoln: Childhood & Education  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Aaron Burr, Vice President: Biography, Facts & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - What was the Aaron Burr Conspiracy?  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Aaron Burr & the Revolutionary War  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Aaron Burr Sr.: Biography, Facts & Family  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - George Clinton, Vice President: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Elbridge Gerry: The Constitutional Convention & Slavery  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Elbridge Gerry and Alexander Hamilton  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Elbridge Gerry & Gerrymandering  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Daniel D. Tompkins, Vice President: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - John C. Calhoun & Henry Clay  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - John C. Calhoun & the Compromise of 1850  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - John C. Calhoun & Slavery: Views, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Vice Presidency of Martin Van Buren  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Richard Mentor Johnson, Vice President: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Vice President George M. Dallas: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Who Was John C. Breckinridge? - Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Major General John C. Breckinridge & the Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Vice President John Breckinridge & the Election of 1860  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - William R. King: Biography & Vice Presidency  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Hannibal Hamlin, Vice President: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Schuyler Colfax, Vice President: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Vice President Henry Wilson: Biography & Death  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - William A. Wheeler: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Vice President Garret Hobart: Biography & Death  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Vice President Thomas A. Hendricks: Biography & Family Tree  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Vice President Levi P. Morton: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Vice President Adlai Stevenson: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - The Vice Presidency of Andrew Johnson  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Election of President Franklin D. Roosevelt: Events and Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Franklin Roosevelt's Second Term as President  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Election of 1960: Kennedy vs. Nixon  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The USS George H.W. Bush: History & Location  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - President George H.W. Bush's Military Service  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - What Did President George H.W. Bush Accomplish?  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The USS Harry S. Truman: History & Location  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - President Harry S. Truman's Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Why Didn't All Democrats Support Harry Truman in 1948?  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - President Harry S. Truman's Education & Early Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - President Harry S. Truman & the State of Israel  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - President Harry S. Truman's Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Bill Clinton: Childhood, Education & Rhodes Scholarship  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - President Bill Clinton's Immigration Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - President Bill Clinton & the American Economy  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - President Bill Clinton & Gun Control  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Bill Clinton as Governor of Arkansas  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - President Bill Clinton's Executive Orders  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - President Clinton & the Oklahoma City Bombing: Speech & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - President Bill Clinton's Cabinet  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - President Theodore Roosevelt's Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Theodore Roosevelt, Conservation & John Muir  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Theodore Roosevelt: Early Life & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Attempted Assassination of President Theodore Roosevelt  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Theodore Roosevelt as New York City Police Commissioner  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Theodore Roosevelt as Governor of New York  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - The Naval Career of Theodore Roosevelt  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - President Woodrow Wilson: Biography, Characteristics & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Woodrow Wilson: Writings & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - What Did Woodrow Wilson Accomplish?  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Warren G. Harding: Failures & Scandals  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Warren G. Harding: Foreign & Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Jimmy Carter & the Civil Rights Movement  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Jimmy Carter: Social Policies & Impact on Society  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Jimmy Carter's Environmental Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Jimmy Carter's Education Policy & Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Ronald Reagan: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Ronald Reagan's Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - The Reagan Revolution: Definition, Summary & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - Characteristics of Richard Nixon  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - Richard Nixon's Education Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - The Legacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - Dwight D. Eisenhower's Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - Dwight D. Eisenhower & Civil Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - Calvin Coolidge's Presidential Cabinet  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - Lyndon B. Johnson & Civil Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - Lyndon B. Johnson: Character Traits & Qualities  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - Lyndon B. Johnson's Domestic Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 50 - Lyndon B. Johnson: Failures & Downfalls  Take Quiz
Lesson 51 - Gerald Ford: Economic, Domestic & Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 52 - Gerald Ford: Personality Traits & Political Views  Take Quiz
Lesson 53 - William Howard Taft: Failures & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 54 - William Howard Taft: Political Views & Reforms  Take Quiz
Lesson 55 - William Howard Taft's Executive Orders  Take Quiz
Lesson 56 - William Howard Taft's Cabinet Members  Take Quiz
Lesson 57 - William Howard Taft & Civil Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 58 - William Howard Taft: Domestic & Foreign Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 59 - Herbert Hoover: Presidency Summary & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 60 - Herbert Hoover: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 61 - Hebert Hoover: Failures & Criticisms  Take Quiz
Lesson 62 - Herbert Hoover: Political Beliefs & Economic Philosophy  Take Quiz
Lesson 63 - Herbert Hoover: Character Traits & Humanitarian Work  Take Quiz
Lesson 64 - President Franklin D. Roosevelt: Foreign & Domestic Policy  Take Quiz
Lesson 65 - Franklin D. Roosevelt: Early Life, Childhood & Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 66 - Franklin Roosevelt as Governor of New York  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Vice President Charles W. Fairbanks: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Vice President John Nance Garner: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Vice President Henry A. Wallace: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Henry A. Wallace & the Cold War  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Henry A. Wallace as Secretary of Agriculture  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Vice President Alben W. Barkley: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Vice President Dan Quayle: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Dan Quayle & Murphy Brown  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Lloyd Bentsen & Dan Quayle  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Vice President Thomas R. Marshall: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Walter Mondale: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Walter Mondale vs. Ronald Reagan  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Vice President Charles G. Dawes: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Vice President Hubert Humphrey: Biography, Facts & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Hubert Humphrey & The Cold War  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Hubert Humphrey: Presidential Campaign & Platform  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Hubert Humphrey & The Wilderness Act  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Vice President Spiro Agnew: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Vice President Nelson Rockefeller: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Nelson Rockefeller & The Cold War  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Nelson Rockefeller: Legacy & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Vice President James S. Sherman: Biography, Accomplishments & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Vice President Charles Curtis: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - The Vice Presidency of George H.W. Bush  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Vice Presidency of Al Gore  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Al Gore's Congressional Career  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - The Gore-Lieberman Presidential Campaign  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Vice President Al Gore's Military Service  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Al Gore, Environmentalist: Issues, Contribution & Awards  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Theodore Roosevelt as Vice President  Take Quiz

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