Quiz Me! - Era: Growth of a Nation Test your knowledge about the Growth of a Nation era! 1 / 10 The Monroe Doctrine, adopted during James Monroe’s presidency, provided that the Western Hemisphere should be free from future European colonization and the U.S. should do what with European wars? Oppose Remain neutral Instigate Support 2 / 10 What was the result of the Indian Removal Act (1830)? The forced westward migration of Native Americans The impeachment of President Andrew Jackson Improved commerce along the Mississippi River The removal of Native Americans from New England 3 / 10 Why did John Adams appoint federal judges before leaving office? Adams wanted to keep the judicial branch under Federalist control. Adams wanted John Marshall to become the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. John Adams did not want James Madison to join the Supreme Court. Adams knew that President Jefferson did not agree with his political ideas. 4 / 10 Which individual below would most likely support the Federalist Party? A plantation owner who believed in states rights A judge who supported strict interpretation of the Constitution A banker from New England A supporter of Thomas Jefferson 5 / 10 Andrew Jackson oversaw legislation which resulted in 46,000 American Indians being removed from their homes. During their move West, many died on what has become known as what? The Santa Fe Trail The Oregon Trail The Trail of Tears The Old Spanish Trail 6 / 10 What is one major precedent George Washington set during his Farewell Address in 1796? He gave it publically from the White House. He served as the head of his political party. He only served two terms. He strongly favored allying with France over England. 7 / 10 Why was the Election of 1800 referred to as the Revolution of 1800? French officials interfered with the presidential election in the United States. Federalists refused to acknowledge the election of Thomas Jefferson as president. Control of the government changed peacefully from one political party to another. Farmers in Pennsylvania refused to support the election because of unfair taxation. 8 / 10 Which of the following is not part of the Judiciary Act of 1789? There would be six justices for the Supreme Court. It called for thirteen lower courts. It allowed for Judicial Review. Created the office of Attorney General. 9 / 10 In George Washington’s First Inaugural Address who does he say is responsible for the success of the new nation? Congress The President The Supreme Court The citizens 10 / 10 What law, passed by Congress and signed by President Andrew Jackson, resulted in the “Trail of Tears?” The Kentucky and Virginia Resolution The Emancipation Proclamation The Declaration of Sentiments The Indian Removal Act Your score is Try another 10!