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Jacksonian Democracy (1825 -- 1850) Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In which election did the 2-Party system emerge?

Question 2 2. How did the removal of the Cherokee, which was characterized by a thousand-mile walk westward known as the Trail of Tears, affect the Cherokee tribe?

Question 3 3. What did de Tocqueville conclude about the plight of American Indians?

Question 4 4. What was President Jackson's view of the Indian tribes east of the Mississippi prompting the Indian Removal Act of 1830?

Question 5 5. The enemies of the Bank of the United States distrusted _____ and preferred _____.

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Question 6 6. Which treaty helped Jackson to force Indians off of their land?

Question 7 7. How did Jackson respond to the Nullification Crisis?

Question 8 8. As head of the Bank of the United States, Biddle sought to regulate local banks in order to _____.

Question 9 9. Who was in charge of the Bank of the United States during its most prosperous times?

Question 10 10. During Andrew Jackson's administration, there were regional economic conflicts between the North, South and Western United States. The Northern states relied upon _____. The Southern states felt that their survival depended upon _____. The Western states depended upon _____ for their growth.

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Question 11 11. Which is an accurate description of the Jackson administration?

Question 12 12. '…it shall be lawful for the President of the United States to cause so much of any territory …to be divided into a suitable number of districts, for the reception of such tribes or nations of Indians as may choose to exchange the lands where they now reside, and remove there…' What does this quote represent?

Question 13 13.

Which represents the platform of the Whig Party?

I. the 'American System' of internal improvements and high tariffs

II. growth of the agricultural sector

III. a strong national bank

IV. greater states' rights

Question 14 14. Banks issued paper money, which was _____.

Question 15 15. Jackson almost went to war with this country for refusing to pay its debts.

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Question 16 16. President Jackson's appointment of political allies to positions of power became known as the _ .

Question 17 17. The Panic of 1837 had many ill effects, but one of the most important to Van Buren was:

Question 18 18. Which is Alexis de Tocqueville most likely to have said?

Question 19 19. Why did some of the Cherokee choose NOT to fight against their removal?

Question 20 20. What was the 'Corrupt Bargain?'

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Question 21 21. Which characterized the election of 1840?

Question 22 22. Which of the following was NOT an opinion de Tocqueville held about slaves in America?

Question 23 23. Although de Tocqueville chronicled the sadness of African slaves and Native Americans, he was impressed with all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. Prior to becoming president, John Q. Adams was most famous for being the:

Question 25 25. President Jackson's inauguration was the first one:

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Question 26 26. 'These two unfortunate races have neither birth, nor face, nor language, nor mores in common; only their misfortunes look alike. Both occupy an equally inferior position in the country that they inhabit.' Which two groups was Alexis de Tocqueville describing?

Question 27 27. By the election of 1828, the number of political parties:

Question 28 28. De Tocqueville and Beaumont's visit to the United States was under the guise of investigating American _____, but the real reason they came was _____.

Question 29 29. Which was NOT a reason Americans opposed the Bank of the United States in the first half of the 19th century?

Question 30 30. Which of the following was NOT a member of the Virginia Dynasty of presidents?

Jacksonian Democracy (1825 -- 1850) Chapter Exam Instructions

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