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1

Native American Indian who complained about white men who would destroy Indian villages and his determination to resist was _____.

Kanache

2

Railroads, canals, and overland roads were all referred to as _____.

Internal improvements

3

An iron horse referred to as ____.

a steam railroad locomotive

4

During the early national era, agriculture expanded in the ______ region of America with the aid of new technology and machines

Midwest

5

This invention changed the southern states into a thriving region of agricultural cash crop production.

cotton gin

6

He strengthened foreign policy with his doctrine in 1823.

James Monroe

7

His slave revolt resulted in harsher slave codes.

Nat Turner

8

His invention radically altered the southern economy towards production of cash crops.

Eli Whitney

9

He was an escaped slave who became an widely known abolitionist.

Frederick Douglass

10

The ______ attempted to place restrictions on the expansion of slavery into the Louisiana Territory during the early national era.

Missouri Compromise

11

During the John Quincy Adams administration, many believed that politicians had made a _____ allowing Henry Clay obtain an important government position in exchange for political support during the election.

Corrupt Bargain

12

During the 1820s, political _______ more than doubled.

political particiaption

13

The _____ occurred when huge numbers of Cherokee and other Native American Indians were forced to remove from their native lands and move en mass to Oklahoma.

Trail of Tears

14

During the mid-1800s, many _____ left Europe for political and economic freedom found in the United States.

German and Irish immigrants

15

She was important for womens' education in the early 1800s.

Emma Willard

16

She was important in the prison reform movement in the early 1800s.

Dorothea Dix

17

She was important in the women's rights movement in the mid-1800s.

Elizabeth Cady Stantion

18

This was an important abolitionist newspaper and journal in the mid-1800s.

The Liberator

19

The Old Spanish Trail, Oregon Trail, California Trail, Santa Fe Trail, Mormon Trail, all were referred to as ______ during the mid-1800s.

Western Overland Trails

20

list four examples of Manifest Destiny

Gold Rush
Texas Revolution
Western Overland migration
Mexican War

21

This was the route for many slaves to escape to freedom.

Underground Railroad