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19th Century American Presidents Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom disestablished which Christian denomination/sect as the official religion of Virginia?

Question 2 2. Who had been a famous Union general before briefly serving as Secretary of War under President Grant?

Question 3 3. How long did James Garfield serve as President?

Question 4 4. Where was Ulysses S. Grant born?

Question 5 5. When did the French Revolution take place?

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Question 6 6. The Galphin scandal involved:

Question 7 7. Which popular US president did Martin Van Buren succeed?

Question 8 8. What did Thomas Jefferson think about the Constitutional Convention meeting in secret?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT true?

Question 10 10. Besides politics, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson bonded over their interest in…

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Question 11 11. Which was NOT a cause of the War of 1812?

Question 12 12. The Federalist Papers were written under which pseudonym?

Question 13 13. Which political party experienced a severe decline under the Monroe Administration?

Question 14 14. In the Election of 1848, Taylor ran against which other former U.S. president?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT true?

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Question 16 16. When Mexico refused to surrender following the initial defeats in the war with the United States, President Polk

Question 17 17. What is the architectural style of Monticello?

Question 18 18. Fillmore was nominated in 1848 for what reason?

Question 19 19. What did Jackson's critics mean by the insult 'King Andrew'?

Question 20 20. Congress passed a tariff in 1883 in response to a tariff commission's calls for a significantly lower tariff. By how much did the tariff drop, on average?

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Question 21 21. Which was the revolutionary assembly composed of delegates from the 13 colonies?

Question 22 22. How many electoral votes were needed to win the presidency in 1836?

Question 23 23. Which political party did Thomas Jefferson belong to?

Question 24 24. What war did William McKinley bravely serve in?

Question 25 25. Martin Van Buren was a founding member of which political party?

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Question 26 26. Franklin Pierce married Jane Means Appleton, the _____.

Question 27 27. In 1871 the U.S. Navy was sent to Korea. This was because:

Question 28 28. James Madison came from which state?

Question 29 29. Which political party did James Madison belong to following 1791?

Question 30 30. The _____ instituted a system of merit exams and prohibited salary kickbacks.

19th Century American Presidents Chapter Exam Instructions

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