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8th grade history review

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Summary

Please answer these questions by clicking on the question marks:

Section 1

Question Answer
Why was America considered “weak” in 1789??
What THINGS did Great Britain do that caused America to be angry and annoyed with them??
What THINGS did France do that caused America to be angry and annoyed with them??
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
Who was President of the United States??
Who was the leader of France??
What one CITY did the United States want to “purchase”??
How many acres was the Louisiana Purchase??
How much did America pay for the Louisiana Territory??
About how much did the USA pay per acre??
What did this purchase do to the size of America’s land holdings??
Be able to name at least 10 states made in whole or in part from this purchase?
memorize

Section 3

Question Answer
Regarding the War of 1812…?
Why did we go to war with Great Britain and not France??
What were some “highlights” or “turning points” in the war??
How did America “grow” or benefit from this war??
memorize

Section 4

Question Answer
TERMS or THINGS to know?
Neutral?
Embargo?
Militia?
Tribute?
Impress?
Blockade?
John Jay Treaty?
Treaty of Ghent?
Agreement of 1800 ?
Monroe Doctrine?
XYZ Affair?
Star-Spangled Banner (song)?
Huge star-spangled banner (flag)?
War Hawk?
memorize

Section 5