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1
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What war was each hero a part of
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George-revolutionary
Abe-civil
2
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What are the actual days we honor each president
A
George-feb 22
Abe-feb 12
3
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Nickname of GW
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Father of our country
4
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GWS HOUSE?
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My Vernon
5
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How did GW die
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Infected throat
6
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What was Abe's wife name
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Mary Todd
7
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In what document did Abe free south slaves
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Emmaciption proclamation
8
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Freedom and democracy was the theme in what speech
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Gettysburg address
9
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What happened days after the south surruendered
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Abe was shot and killed in theater
10
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Who was pres. Jackson supported by
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Common people and farmers
11
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What did Jackson say when asked about the bible
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That book sir is the rock on which our republic rests
12
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Kitchen cabinet
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Jacksons closest friends whom he strategize with gave him advice
13
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Why was the nat bank unwise
A
It became too powerful and had great influence over the other banks
14
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Why was the south hurt by the tariff of 1828
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They had to pay taxes on manufactured good today received from England in exchange for their cotton it only benefit the north
15
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Who wrote the famous pamphlet South Carolina exposition and protest
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John Calhoun
16
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Secession
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The lacing of the Union by a state
17
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What did the force bill do
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Gave president right to use army and navy to enforce the tariff laws
18
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Spoils system
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Gave political offices to faithful supporters
19
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Gradual abolitionists? Two famous aboliotionists?
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The gradual removing of slavery in order to preserve southern Econ
Garrison and Douglass
20
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Why was Van Burens term so hard
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Our country was going through an economic depression and the farms are having an fruitful harvest a major con brokerage went bankrupt and then the industry severely dropped
21
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Who was the first president to die in office
A
Harrison
22
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Why didn't the Whigs like president Tyler
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He supported states rights opposed to the terrace and supported sound money and private banking all she's a former President Jackson
23
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What might the foundation for the great friendship between United States and Britain
A
The Webster and Ashburton Treaty
24
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Old tippecanoe
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Harrison
25
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A black preacher who led a slave rebellion in VA
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Nat Turner
26
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The political party at post a strong presidency of Andrew Jackson
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The Whigs
27
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What required western land to be purchased with gold or silver
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Specie circular
28
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Nullification doctrine
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The right of a state to cancel an act of congress
29
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Monopoly
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Sole control of an enterprise such as the national bank
30
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What connected MA TO WEST STATES
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National Road
31
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What presidents to be honor on Presidents' Day
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George w and Abe