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What did the outcome of the War of 1812 do for America?

Helped America gain respect around the world and built a strong national identity.

1

Who became a well-known hero after that battle?

Andrew Jackson

2

What major battle took place after the peace treaty was signed?

Battle of New Orleans

3

What treaty ended the War of 1812?

Treaty of Ghent

4

What famous American song was written after the Battle of Fort McHenry?

The Star-Spangled Banner

5

What was the fort found at the entrance to the Baltimore Harbor?

Fort McHenry

6

What did Dolley Madison save from the President’s mansion?

George Washington's painting

7

What city was burned greatly during the war?

Washington DC

8

What was the cause of the War of 1812?

The impressment of soldiers and the attack on the Chesapeake

9

Who were two famous War Hawks that pressured Madison for war with Britain?

Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun

10

Who earned the nickname “Tippecanoe” after the battle of the same name?

William Henry Harrison

11

What did Tecumseh try to build in response to Ohio River Valley settlement?

A strong Native American confederacy to protect their land

12

What did the US do to prohibit trade with the rest of the world and get back at
Britain?

They stopped trading with everyone

13

Why was the Lewis and Clark expedition important to the western expansion of the
US?

It inspired people to go west and settle

14

What river did those explorers follow along on their way to the Pacific Ocean?

Missouri River

15

Who was sent on an expedition to explore the Louisiana Territory and find its
resources?

Lewis and Clark

16

What political party had members threaten to secede from the union in response to
the Louisiana Purchase?

Federalist

17

How much did the US pay for the area in the Louisiana Purchase?

$15 million

18

Who sold the Louisiana Territory to the United States?

France

19

Why would farmers in TN/KY establish their homes and farms near rivers that fed
into the Mississippi River?

To ship their crops to markets

20

That case was the first time the Supreme Court had ever decided that something
was

Unconstitutional

21

What was the landmark court case involving that judge that established judicial
review?

Marbury vs. Madison

22

Who is the most famous midnight judge to not have his job finalized?

William Marbury

23

Why did John Adams want to appoint these judges before he left office?

To shut Jefferson out of the appointment process and keep Federalist control in the courts

24

What act helped the Federalists control the courts?

Judiciary Act of 1801

25

What type of governmental style “lets the people do as they choose”?

Laissez faire

26

What amendment set the requirements for presidential elections?

12th

27

What decided the Election of 1800 after there was a tie in the Electoral College?

House of Representatives

28

How many electoral votes did the two candidates have?

73

29

Which two candidates had the same number of electoral votes at the end of the
Election of 1800?

Aaron Burr and Thomas Jefferson