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Which president issued a statement declaring the United States would oppose any new European colonies in the Americas?
a) John Adams
b) James Monroe
c) James Madison
d) Thomas Jefferson

During the mid-1800s, the area of the United States most opposed to protective tariffs was the-
a) North
b) West
c) East
d) South

Which of the following best describes the concept of sectionalism?
a) allegiance to the nation as a whole
b) support of a strong central government
c) loyalty to one region of the country
d) divisions among the races

Protective tariffs had a negative impact on the economy of the South because they-
a) were fees paid by Southern state legislatures
b) benefited Northern manufacturers
c) forced Southern states to manufacture their own products
d) resulted in higher prices for Southern consumers

The conflict over slavery led to an increase in-
a) nationalism
b) sectionalism
c) protective tariffs
d) cotton production

Which leader was known for trying to resolve sectional disputes through compromises in Congress?
a) Andrew Jackson
b) James Madison
c) John C. Calhoun
d) Henry Clay

According to the provisions of the Missouri Compromise of 1820, Maine was admitted to the Union as a free state, Missouri was admitted as a slave state, and-
a) protective tariffs were enacted into law
c) slavery was banned in the northern part of the Louisiana Territory
d) Spain gave East Florida to the United States

Many Southerners were opposed to protective tariffs because they-
a) thought tariffs favored plantation owners
b) did not want to pay higher prices for manufactured goods
c) had too much industry to protect
d) feared taxes would lead to slave revolts

Many Northerners favored protective tariffs because they-
a) wanted to protect their industries from foreign competition
b) expected westward expansion to increase the demand for new industry
c) wanted to export more goods to Europe
d) had little industry to protect

The Industrial Revolution, which began in Great Britain in the mid-1700s, can best be described as-
a) a change in the way goods were made
b) the Era of Good Feelings
c) improvements in the methods of transportation
d) the belief that the United States should expand to the Pacific Ocean

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