OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: Expansion & Reform Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote _____.

Question 2 2. What role did American corporations play in the early 1800s?

Question 3 3. A merchant living in the interior of America in the early 1800s would mostly use _____ to transport his goods to markets in the east.

Question 4 4. How did California become a state free of slavery in 1850?

Question 5 5. Which statement is NOT a reason why many Native American tribes fought against U.S. troops and attacked white settlers?

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Question 6 6. Which best describes Zachary Taylor's presidency?

Question 7 7. Based on what you've learned in this lesson, which of these people would have most likely supported slavery in the new territory?

Question 8 8. David Walker, who predated the Abolitionist Movement and advocated violence in ending slavery wrote _____.

Question 9 9. Dorothea Dix was important for her work in what movement in the antebellum era?

Question 10 10. When did the Mexican-American War end?

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Question 11 11. What did the Wilmot Proviso suggest?

Question 12 12. Why was there conflict between white settlers and Native Americans in the West?

Question 13 13. Identify which of the following was a likely profile of a member of the Essex Junto.

Question 14 14. Who controlled Texas at the time of its annexation?

Question 15 15. How did the American public react to the Lewis and Clark Expedition?

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Question 16 16. How did gold change California?

Question 17 17. Which was NOT a provision of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo?

Question 18 18.

What role did James Polk play in American expansion?

I. Secured joint occupation of Oregon

II. Purchased Florida

III. First used the phrase 'Manifest Destiny'

IV. Negotiated possession of Oregon

V. Purchased Alaska

Question 19 19. How did Tyler's view of the annexation of Texas differ from Van Buren's position?

Question 20 20. Based on the following chart, how did the U.S. population change between 1790-1860?

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Question 21 21. Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott advocated for women's rights after their involvement in what other reform movement?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is TRUE of American cities in the early to mid-1800s?

Question 23 23. Tyler's attempt to annex Texas during his presidency _____.

Question 24 24. Why was the Louisiana Purchase problematic?

Question 25 25. What was controversial about Jefferson finishing the capitol building?

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT a reason Americans supported expansion?

Question 27 27. When was gold found at Sutter's Mill?

Question 28 28. What does the famous phrase: '...I will fight no more forever' reveal about Joseph the Younger?

Question 29 29. William Lloyd Garrison, founder of the American Anti Slavery Society, wrote _____.

Question 30 30. The Indian Wars took place _____.

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: Expansion & Reform Chapter Exam Instructions

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