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Jeffersonian Era- Chapter 10

Quiz by Kirsten Bilbie

Grade 8
Civics and Government
Pennsylvania Academic Standards

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  • Q1
    Jefferson's election changed the direction of the government from Federalist to Democratic- Republican, so it was called a "revolution."
    Revolution of 1800
  • Q2
    This case establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review.
    Marbury v. Madison
  • Q3
    Supreme Court ruling (1819) confirming the supremacy of national over state government, Bank Case.
    McCulloch v. Maryland
  • Q4
    Commerce clause case (1824). Decision greatly enlarged Congress' interstate commerce clause power and supremacy clause- Boat Case.
    Gibbons v. Ogden
  • Q5
    1803- $15,000,000 purchase from France by the United States of the territory between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains.
    Louisiana Purchase
  • Q6
    Expedition to explore the Louisiana Territory led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
    Lewis and Clark
  • Q7
    War of Tripoli
    Marines sent to defeat pirates- forced a treaty
  • Q8
    Napolean sold the Louisiana Territory to the United States partly because
    a revolt led by Toussaint L'Ouverture and Napoleon needing money for his war.
  • Q9
    When Hamilton lobbied for Jefferson when Jefferson and Burr were up for the presidency, Burr became so angered he challenged Hamilton to a duel. Hamilton accepted, and lost his life.
    Burr-Hamilton Duel
  • Q10
    A Shoshone woman whose language skills and knowledge of geography helped Lewis and Clark.
  • Q11
    This act issued by Jefferson forbade American trading ships from leaving the U.S. It hurt the US economy.
    Embargo Act of 1807
  • Q12
    A Shawnee chief and his half-brother that sought to unite several tribes in Ohio and the Indiana territory against American settlers. Their deaths ended the hope of an Indian confederacy.
    Tecumseh and the Prophet
  • Q13
    A war between the United States and England which was trying to interfere with American trade with France. Treaty of Ghent ends the war.
    War of 1812
  • Q14
    What natural disaster had a great effect on the attack on the capitol during the War of 1812?
    hurricane, tornado
  • Q15
    United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessing the British attack on Baltimore during the War of 1812. The poem later became the Star Spangled Banner.
    Francis Scott Key

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