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What was the biggest effect of the War of 1812?
a) growth in manufacturing
b) Less trade
c) Trade alliances
d) Nullification Crisis

What caused the War of 1812?
a) England attacked the United States
b) England interfered with US trade
c) France burned the White house.
d) England burned the White house.

When did the founding fathers write our Constitution?
a) 1775
b) 1776
c) 1789
d) 1787

What year did the US declare independence from England?
a) 1776
b) 1787
c) 1775
d) 1786

Federalists wanted to _________ the Constitution.
a) veto
b) impeach
c) ratify
d) reject

What were Anti Federalist fighting for?
a) To ratify the Constitution
b) A Bill of Rights
c) Independance
d) A stronger national government

Who was leader of Democratic-Republicans?
a) Alexander Hamilton
b) George Washington
c) John Jay
d) Thomas Jefferson

Who was the leader of Federalists?
a) Benjamin Franklin
b) George Washington
c) Thomas Jefferson
d) Alexander Hamilton

Which country joined the United States in 1845?
a) Mexico
b) Arizona
c) California
d) Texas

The Compromise of 1850 allowed which state to enter the United States?
a) California
b) Texas
c) Oregon
d) Kansas

The Compromise of 1850 ...
a) dealt with lands gained from the U.S. Mexican War
b) addressed the issue of slavery in the Southern states
c) was meant to pacify the North by admitting California as a slave state
d) was needed because of the economic boom in the East.

George Washington warned against all of the following in his Farewell Address, except -
a) trade with Europe
b) spirit of party
c) foreign alliances
d) debt

Which of the following was the primary cause of the Civil War?
a) Industrial Revolution
b) Slavery
c) Uncle Tom's Cabin
d) impressment of U.S. sailors

The Democratic Republicans believed in ...
a) the importance of state's rights
b) a strong national government
c) the necessity of a National Bank
d) ratification of the U.S. Constitution

Which of the following refers to the transfer of plants, animals, and ideas between the Old World and the new
a) Columbian Exchange
b) Triangular Trade
c) Protective Tariff

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