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History 103: US History I Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Why were women excluded from the proceedings at the General Anti Slavery Conference in London in 1840?

Question 2 2. How did Jonathan Gibbs influence education for African Americans during Reconstruction?

Question 3 3. What was the main aim of Redeemers?

Question 4 4. It is a common misconception that the Emancipation Proclamation freed all of the slaves. What did it actually do?

Question 5 5. Why was taking control of the entire Mississippi River such an important goal for the North?

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Question 6 6. Why is the Siege of Vicksburg considered a turning point in the Civil War?

Question 7 7. It has been said that Europeans explored the New World looking for which of the following things?

Question 8 8. Which of the following best describes the Iroquois social structure?

Question 9 9. The Old world 'received' _____ from the Columbian Exchange.

Question 10 10. How did the Navigation Acts impact the governance of the Colonies?

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Question 11 11. Which best describes the colonial economy?

Question 12 12. Which of the following changes would have most improved Jamestown's chance for success?

Question 13 13. The Panic of 1837 was caused by a number of factors, including:

Question 14 14. Identify which of the following is a profile of a person who could vote for the first time in 1828:

Question 15 15. How did Jackson's approach to staffing the executive office differ to that of John Quincy Adams'?

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Question 16 16. Identify which of the following was a likely profile of a member of the Essex Junto.

Question 17 17. How did Henry Clay's view of Missouri differ from that of Thomas Jefferson's in the early 1820s?

Question 18 18. How did the American public react to the Lewis and Clark Expedition?

Question 19 19. Why did many northerners protest against the Fugitive Slave Act?

Question 20 20. Prior to the Mexican - American war, Mexico considered Texas to be an integral part of _____ territory.

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Question 21 21. How did the Senate react to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?

Question 22 22. In what landmark Supreme Court decision was it declared that African Americans were not U. S. citizens and therefore had no rights under the Constitution?

Question 23 23. Who was John Brown?

Question 24 24. The election of _____ convinced the South that it was time to secede from the Union.

Question 25 25. What publications were specifically designed to convince people to ratify the new constitution of 1787?

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Question 26 26. President Washington

Question 27 27. In which of the following scenarios is the fifth amendment NOT relevant?

Question 28 28. Which of the following was the focus of a major reform movement during the 19th century?

Question 29 29. Which was America's first coeducational college?

Question 30 30. The first major convention focused on support for female suffrage and women's rights was the _____

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Question 31 31. What collective movement defined American colonists' religious views?

Question 32 32. The First Great Awakening emphasized the following:

Question 33 33. What is true about the 1757 massacre at Fort William Henry?

Question 34 34. Where did the loyalties of the Tories lie during the American Revolution?

Question 35 35. Which was a part of the Southern Strategy?

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Question 36 36. Which is NOT an action of the 2nd Continental Congress?

Question 37 37. What is a carpetbagger?

Question 38 38. How did the public respond to the Emancipation Proclamation?

Question 39 39. Because a Peninsular was born in Spain and a Creole was born in the Americas, in the Spanish colonial system...

Question 40 40. How were indentured servants different from slaves in the 1600s colonial society?

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Question 41 41. How did President Harrison's view of the presidency differ from that of President Jackson?

Question 42 42. What was an unintended consequence of the Embargo Act of 1807?

Question 43 43. Which was NOT a part of the Compromise of 1850?

Question 44 44. What is the connection between John Brown and Harper's Ferry, Virginia?

Question 45 45. In the Great Compromise, 3/5 of the _____ population was counted toward the overall state population.

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Question 46 46. Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau made great use of nature and the concept of self-reliance in their writings. They belonged to a uniquely American school of philosophy known as _____

Question 47 47. Which of the following is correct about George Whitefield and Jonathan Edwards?

Question 48 48. Which document in its original form rationalized the existence of slavery in the New World as being the fault of the British Empire?

Question 49 49. White Democrats managed to dominate the political scene in every Southern state by the close of the Reconstruction era in 1877. What were they also known as?

Question 50 50. Why was the control of the Mississippi River by the Union an important part of The Anaconda Plan?

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