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Review Sheet for 1st Semester Final Exam

Review Sheet for 1st Semester Final Exam

1. "City on a Hill"
2. Mercantilism
3. "Virtual Representation"
4. Northwest Ordinance 1787
5. Federalism
6. Jefferson v. Hamilton / Republican v. Federalist (issues which caused conflict)
7. Whiskey Rebellion
8. Louisiana Purchase (why Jefferson wanted it and his problems with purchasing it)
9. Alien and Sedition Acts
10. Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions (nullification)
11. Chesapeake Affair
12. John Marshall and the general direction of his Supreme Court opinions
13. Missouri Compromise
14. Monroe Doctrine
15. Worcester v. Georgia
16. American settlers in Texas (why they went, what conflicts they had with Mexico)
17. Abolitionism
18. "Tariff of Abominations" and its consequences
19. Pro-slavery arguments
20. Independent Treasury
21. South Carolina Exposition and Protest
22. Why Jackson vetoed the 2nd Bank
23. New religions (Shaker, Unitarian), utopian communities (Oneida)
24. Wilmot Proviso
25. Popular Sovereignty
26. Zachary Taylor and the election of 1848
27. Doctrine of "free-soil"
28. Compromise of 1850
29. Fugitive Slave Act
30. Uncle Tom's Cabin
31. Election of 1852
32. Disintegration of the Whig Party (why did it happen)
33. Kansas-Nebraska Act / Bleeding Kansas
34. Filibuster / Ostend Manifesto
35. Gadsden Purchase
36. Dred Scott decision
37. Know Nothing Party
38. Polk and the start of the Mexican American War
39. Election of 1856
40. Lecompton Constitution
41. Lincoln-Douglas Debates
42. Freeport Doctrine
43. John Brown
44. Election of 1860
45. Crittenden Compromise
46. Bank War Jackson vs. Biddle
47. White Southern classes in the antebellum period
48. Why factories didn't exist in the South
49. Why non-slaveholders supported the system of slavery
50. Proslavery arguments
51. Slave families in the South major problems facing them
52. Types of slave resistance
53. Texas annexation process

ESSAY - the Constitution and the coming of the Civil War