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The Louisiana Purchase
a) Doubled our size.
b) Gave us the Missippi River.
c) Gave us California.
d) Was bought from Mexico.

A tariff is a tax on ....
a) imports
b) exports
c) income
d) property

The Missouri Compromise allowed which state to enter as a slave state?
a) Missouri
b) Maine
c) Minnesota
d) Montana

Which region of the country was most industrialized in 1860?
a) North
b) South
c) East
d) West

What was the offical policy in dealing with Native Americans living in lands wanted by white settlers?
a) Removal
b) Extermination
c) Education
d) Assimilation

The Monroe Doctrine....
a) warned Europe to stay out of the affairs of the Western Hemisphere.
b) prevented Mexico from retaking Texas.
c) allowed the U.S. to acquire Oregon.
d) allowed all new states to have slaves.

The belief that it was America's God given right to control the continent.
a) Manifest Destiny
b) Monroe Doctrine
c) Fifty-four forty or Fight!
d) Transcendentalism

The Dredd Scott decision....
a) permitted the expansion of slavery.
b) outlawed slavery in NEW states.
c) did not address slavery.
d) outlawed slavery completely.

The American System......
a) connected the country using roads and canals.
b) connected the country using railroads.
c) built canals in the South.
d) connected Boston to New York.

Who did the United States fight during the War of 1812?
a) Great Britain
b) France
c) Mexico
d) Spain

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