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Early National Era Questions - All Grades

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Grade 9 Early National Era
Grade 9 Early National Era
A law passed in 1787 to regulate the settlement of the Northwest Territory, which eventually was divided into several states of the Middle West.
  1. Northwest Ordinance of 1787
  2. Territory Regulation Ordinance
  3. Land Ownership Rights Agreement
  4. Middle West Land Treaty
Grade 9 Early National Era
Providing a mechanism for selling and settling the land.
  1. Governing of Land Ordinance
  2. Land Distribution Agreement
  3. Land Ordinance of 1785
  4. Equal Land Rights Treaty
Grade 9 Early National Era
A revolt of settlers in western Pennsylvania in 1794 against a federal excise tax on whiskey.
  1. The Federal Revolt
  2. Whiskey Rebellion
  3. Settlers Revolt
  4. Tax Revolution
Grade 9 Early National Era
The purchase by the United States from France of the huge Louisiana Territory in 1803.
  1. The Territory Purchase
  2. The Landowner Trials
  3. The Georgetown Agreement.
  4. The Louisiana Purchase
Grade 9 Early National Era
An agreement among the thirteen original states that provided a loose federal government before the present Constitution went into effect in 1789.
  1. Unification of Government Agreement
  2. Unification of States Agreement
  3. Government Control Agreement
  4. Articles of Confederation
Grade 9 Early National Era
As a general in the War of 1812, he defeated the British in the Battle of New Orleans.
  1. General Patton
  2. General Lee
  3. George Washington
  4. Andrew Jackson
Grade 9 Early National Era
The act of seizing for public use or of impressing into public service.
  1. Public Seizing
  2. Impressment
  3. Public Service Act
  4. Judicial Ruling
Grade 9 Early National Era
Grade 9 Early National Era
Americanization of the Native Americans included which of the following?
  1. building schools
  2. providing European clothing
  3. breaking up reservations
  4. All of the above
Grade 6 Early National Era
What man believed strongly that America should have a national bank?
  1. Thomas Jefferson
  2. Alexander Hamilton
  3. Roger Sherman
  4. James Madison
Grade 5 Early National Era
Grade 8 Early National Era
Which of the following established the principle of judicial review?
  1. the Judicial Act of 1789
  2. Marbury v. Madison
  3. the election of 1800
  4. the Sedition Act
Grade 5 Early National Era
What was one of the major accomplishments of the Confederation government?
  1. The Emancipation Proclamation
  2. The Bill of Rights
  3. The Northwest Ordinance
  4. The Louisiana Purchase
Grade 8 Early National Era
Why did Washington call up an army to crush the Whiskey Rebellion?
  1. He saw the rebellion as a threat to the new government's authority.
  2. He feared the rebels might stir up a bloody revolution like that in France.
  3. He felt he had to protect tax collectors at work west of the Appalachians.
  4. He preferred leading an army to leading a national government.
Grade 4 Early National Era
Who wrote the Star Spangled Banner, also known as the National Anthem?
  1. George Washington
  2. James Madison
  3. Francis Scott Key
  4. Oliver Hazard Perry
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