US History in the 1800s Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What was an unintended consequence of the Embargo of 1807?

Question 2 2. What was needed to spark the market revolution in America during the 19th century?

Question 3 3. What did the Missouri Compromise accomplish?

Question 4 4. What two wars defined the beginning and end of the Antebellum Period?

Question 5 5. How did the period of Reconstruction change the representation of African American men?

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Question 6 6. Why was the 13th Amendment enacted?

Question 7 7. Which city did Thomas Jefferson want to buy when he was offered all of Louisiana?

Question 8 8. Which country sold Louisiana to the United States?

Question 9 9. Which terms best describe urban life in the late 1800s and early 1900s?

Question 10 10. Which of these was NOT part of the urban planning reform movements around the turn of the 20th century?

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Question 11 11. Why is the attack on Charles Sumner a significant event in the buildup to the Civil War?

Question 12 12. _____ was the first state to secede.

Question 13 13. What was NOT a common destination on the Underground Railroad?

Question 14 14. What was NOT a common way for slaves to travel on the Underground Railroad?

Question 15 15. Based on the following chart, how did the U.S. population change between 1790-1860?

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Question 16 16. 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 17 17. Which of the following officially ended slavery in the United States?

Question 18 18. Samuel was a slave who worked for a cotton farmer on a plantation in southern Alabama before the Civil War. Samuel was granted freedom, citizenship, and the right to vote during Reconstruction. How could his 15th Amendment rights be worked around?

Question 19 19. The Mexican-American War waged over the right to claim

Question 20 20. Who coined the term Manifest Destiny?

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Question 21 21. Which sentence effectively describes America's relationship with Chinese immigrants in the late 1800s?

Question 22 22. What was the Interstate Commerce Commission?

Question 23 23. How did Eli Whitney's cotton gin revolutionize American agriculture ?

Question 24 24. Which state's admission to the Union caused the Compromise of 1850?

Question 25 25. What was the biggest change made by the Democrat-controlled House of Representatives in 1874?

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Question 26 26. What was the total purchase price of Louisiana?

Question 27 27. Why were building codes used in New York during the 1890s?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a political factor leading to the Civil War?

Question 29 29. What was a conductor on the Underground Railroad?

Question 30 30. Which of the following did NOT contribute to America's population increase during the early 1800s?

US History in the 1800s Chapter Exam Instructions

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