Jacksonian Democracy: Middle School Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Why was Martin Van Buren a unique figure of the 1830s political scene?

Question 2 2. Why did John C. Calhoun resign as vice president and return to the Senate?

Question 3 3. Two issues on which there was disagreement between the North and the South were _____ and _____.

Question 4 4. As head of the Bank of the United States, Biddle sought to regulate local banks in order to _____.

Question 5 5. During the Nullification Crisis, South Carolina wanted to _____ .

Page 2

Question 6 6. Which of the following was NOT an opinion de Tocqueville held about slaves in America?

Question 7 7. 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 8 8. What was President Jackson's view of the Indian tribes east of the Mississippi prompting the Indian Removal Act of 1830?

Question 9 9. President Jackson's inauguration was the first one:

Question 10 10. Why did Jackson veto the bill to recharter the Bank of the United States in 1832?

Page 3

Question 11 11. The Panic of 1837 was caused by a number of factors, including:

Question 12 12. Banks issued paper money, which was _____.

Question 13 13. The enemies of the Bank of the United States distrusted _____ and preferred _____.

Question 14 14. Although de Tocqueville chronicled the sadness of African slaves and Native Americans, he was impressed with all of the following EXCEPT:

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

Page 4

Question 16 16. He was the oldest man to become president before Ronald Reagan broke the record.

Question 17 17. In his dealings with the issue of slavery, Van Buren made it clear he _

Question 18 18. The Supreme Court case of _____ established the legality of the Bank of the United States.

Question 19 19. It is fair to say that Andrew Jackson was a(n) _____ of the Bank of the United States.

Question 20 20. This was Andrew Jackson's famous nickname.

Page 5

Question 21 21. The Panic of 1837 had many ill effects, but one of the most important to Van Buren was:

Question 22 22. Why did some of the Cherokee choose NOT to fight against their removal?

Question 23 23. Knowing he couldn't become president, which of the following men struck a deal with John Quincy Adams known as the Corrupt Bargain?

Question 24 24. All of the following are conclusions de Tocqueville made about America's middle class in the 1830s EXCEPT:

Question 25 25. What did de Tocqueville conclude about the plight of American Indians?

Page 6

Question 26 26. Prior to becoming president, John Q. Adams was most famous for being the:

Question 27 27. After leaving office, John Quincy Adams:

Question 28 28. Who was in charge of the Bank of the United States during its most prosperous times?

Question 29 29. Why did many Americans distrust the Bank of the United States?

Question 30 30. This project was considered a pork barrel project by Jackson, and he vetoed it.

Jacksonian Democracy: Middle School Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Middle School US History Curriculum Resource & Lesson Plans  /  History Courses
Support