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Directions: Do your best to find the answers for the following

questions. Utilize all of your resources to locate answers (i.e. Note
Packets, Text-Book, and Mr. K or Mrs. U.).

Study Guide
1. President Monroe did something after the War of 1812 that no President
since George Washington did. What did he do?
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2. After the tour, what did President Monroe want to have constructed? What was it
called?
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3. Where did the National Road’s construction begin? Where did it end?
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4. How did John Quincy Adams as Secretary of State, change the south eastern
United States?
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5. What document written on December 2, 1823 threatened European Powers?

6. Who wrote the Monroe Doctrine?
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7. This Monroe Doctrine not only altered the United States attitude, but it also
changed the physicality of the continent in what manner?
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8. In 1819, Missouri applied to the Union. Did she apply as a free or slave state?
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9. Representative James Tallmadge Jr. demanded Missouri to change something in
order to join the Union. What was the change he wanted made?

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10. How did Henry Clay resolve the conflict concerning Missouri? What was
the decision called?
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11. Who was elected President in the Election of 1828 and would serve as
our seventh president? _______________________________________________

12. The Transportation Revolution changed America. What three new means
of travel were introduced during this time?
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13. What did John Deere invent and what impact did have on the agriculture
industry?
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14. Who created the Erie Canal? Why was the important to commercial
trade?
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15. In the summer of 1819, malaria hit the Erie Canal’s work force so bad
workers were brought in from which country to complete the job?
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16. Andrew Jackson’s Presidency was known as “The Age of the Common
Man” what ways does this accurately describe President Jackson?
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17. In what ways did the Erie Canal change/benefit the United States?
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18. What was the name of the first boat to travel down the Erie Canal?
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19. Who invented the steamboat and what impact did it have in the
Industrial Revolution?
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20. Who invented the reaper and what impact did it have on the agriculture
industry?
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21. In 1830, Congress passed this act allowing the president to move the
Native Americantribes west. What was it called?
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22. Which Native American tribe refused to leave their lands ordered by the
Indian Removal Act?
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23. The Cherokee were forcefully marched west to the Indian Territory. As
they walked they wept. What was this trail called and where were they
headed?
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24. Why were they being forced to leave?

25. What was the name of the new political party in 1840?

Explain the significance of each of the following. Pretend as if you were
teaching someone on the street about each topic. What would you say?
Industrial Revolution
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Missouri Compromise
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John Quincy Adams
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The Monroe Doctrine
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Andrew Jackson
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The Missouri Compromise
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Indian Removal Act
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Trail of Tears
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Whigs
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Essay (answer questions on a separate piece of notebook paper)
1. There is a current movement in the United States to remove President

Jackson’s picture from the twenty dollar bill and replace him with James
Madison. Choose a side whether or not you are for or against
removing him from the twenty dollar bill. Explain your decision based
on information obtained in class or your
notes.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------2. From the perspective of a teenage Cherokee boy or girl, create a
journal entry as if you werepreparing to leave for the Trail of Tears.

Describe your feelings, knowledge of the situation and predictions for
the future.