Study Guide chapters 10-13

Identity the following and explain its historical significance: why was this person, this conflict, this agreement, this phenomenon, etc. important?

Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark
Battle of Tippecanoe
War of 1812

Seminole Wars
Westward Expansion
Missouri Compromise
Indian Removal
Trail of Tears
Andrew Jackson

Manifest Destiny
Gold in California
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

19th Century Slave Revolts: Prosser, Louisiana, Vessey, Turner
Frederick Douglass
William Garrison
Amistad Case
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Law
Dred Scott Case

Irish Potato Famine
Know-Nothing Party

American Colonization Society

1. What were the causes and the consequences of the War of 1812?

2. How did the US government deal with Indian-occupied land in the first half of the 19th century?

3. What did “universal male suffrage” mean?

4. Give specific examples of how Americans challenged slavery in the first half of the 19th century.

5. How did nativism affect the lives of European immigrants in the first half of the 19th century?