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What are custom duties?
Taxes on foreign imported goods.
What doubled the size of the United States?
The Louisiana Purchase
Who explored with Lewis and Clark?
York
What was the demand of Barbary pirates?
tribute
Who burned the Philadelphia?
Stephen Decatur
Who decided the election of 1800?
The House of Representatives
What did Jefferson think government should do?
Conduct a census, deliver the mail, collect customs duties
What is judicial review?
The Supreme Court reviewing and ruling on acts of other branches of the government.
Who was the Louisiana Territory purchased from?
France
What prohibited trade with another country?
Embargo Act
After what battle did Tecumseh join forces with British troops?
Battle of Tippecanoe
Who urged Native Americans to return to the customs of their ancestors?
The Prophet
Who were known as War Hawks?
Henry Clay and John Calhoun
How old was Thomas Jefferson when he became a lawyer?
24
How old was Thomas Jefferson when he became president?
59
How many political offices at the national level did Thomas Jefferson hold?
6
What did the Judiciary Act of 1801 do?
It set up regional courts.
What was the pioneer's way of traveling?
Conestoga wagons
How much did the Louisiana Territory cost?
$15 million
Who pressed for war with Great Britain?
The War Hawks
Who killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel in 1804?
Aaron Burr
What set the Requirements for presidential elections?
Twelfth Amendment
Who broadened the Supreme Court's power?
John Marshall
Which French ruler had plans for empires in Europe and the Americas?
Napoleon Bonaparte
Who were the leaders of the exploration of the Louisiana Territory?
Lewis and Clark
What did a nation not involved in a conflict have?
Neutral rights
Who built a strong confederacy among Native Americans and upon his death, the hopes for a Native American confederation died?
Tecumseh
Which commander destroyed the British naval forces on Lake Erie?
Oliver Hazard Perry
What secured the northern border of the United States?
The Battle of Plattsburgh