Flashcards in Chapter 10 Deck (30):
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.
Who became a well-known hero after that battle?
What major battle took place after the peace treaty was signed?
Battle of New Orleans
What treaty ended the War of 1812?
Treaty of Ghent
What famous American song was written after the Battle of Fort McHenry?
The Star-Spangled Banner
What was the fort found at the entrance to the Baltimore Harbor?
What did Dolley Madison save from the President’s mansion?
George Washington's painting
What city was burned greatly during the war?
What was the cause of the War of 1812?
The impressment of soldiers and the attack on the Chesapeake
Who were two famous War Hawks that pressured Madison for war with Britain?
Henry Clay and John C. Calhoun
Who earned the nickname “Tippecanoe” after the battle of the same name?
William Henry Harrison
What did Tecumseh try to build in response to Ohio River Valley settlement?
A strong Native American confederacy to protect their land
What did the US do to prohibit trade with the rest of the world and get back at
They stopped trading with everyone
Why was the Lewis and Clark expedition important to the western expansion of the
It inspired people to go west and settle
What river did those explorers follow along on their way to the Pacific Ocean?
Who was sent on an expedition to explore the Louisiana Territory and find its
Lewis and Clark
What political party had members threaten to secede from the union in response to
the Louisiana Purchase?
How much did the US pay for the area in the Louisiana Purchase?
Who sold the Louisiana Territory to the United States?
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
That case was the first time the Supreme Court had ever decided that something
What was the landmark court case involving that judge that established judicial
Marbury vs. Madison
Who is the most famous midnight judge to not have his job finalized?
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
What act helped the Federalists control the courts?
Judiciary Act of 1801
What type of governmental style “lets the people do as they choose”?
What amendment set the requirements for presidential elections?
What decided the Election of 1800 after there was a tie in the Electoral College?
House of Representatives
How many electoral votes did the two candidates have?