US History

  1. 2. Purchase, A purchase doubling the size of the United States
  2. 3. Act of 1807, General trade embargo on all foreign nations enacted by the U.S Congress
  3. 9. Party, This party elected U.S president, Abraham Lincoln
  4. 13. Information spread to influence people to believe a certain way
  5. 14. Party, Under Alexander Hamilton, dominated a national government from 1789 to 1801
  6. 17. Act, Desert land was put to productive use
  7. 19. Act, Act that broke up Indian reservations and distributed land to individual households
  8. 20. Crow, Racial segregation state and local laws enacted after the Reconstruction period in the U.S
  1. 1. Economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit
  2. 4. Plains, Grassland region of central North America extending from North Dakota to Texas
  3. 5. of Ghent, Peace treaty ending the War of 1812 between the United States and Great Britain
  4. 6. Klux Klan, A Secret organization who are extremely racists
  5. 7. Compromise, Federal legislation admitting Maine to the United States as a free state
  6. 8. Act, Allows natural landmarks to be protected as a national monument
  7. 10. Act, Federal Law giving settlers 160 acres of land for about $30 if they lived on it for 5 years
  8. 11. Jackson, General in the U.S Army and served in both houses of the U.S Congress
  9. 12. Antitrust, The ______ Act expanded the Sherman Antitrust Act to apply to holding companies
  10. 15. Van Buren, Founder of the Democratic Party, severed as 9th governor of New York
  11. 16. Adam, Founding Father who served as the second president of the U.S
  12. 18. of Good Feelings, A Period in the political history of the U.Sthat reflected a sense of national purpose