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    Study Guide: US History to 1877

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    Task: Please assist me in creating a study guide which includes important identification terms and study questions from the American Revolution through to the New Republic era.

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    Study Guide

    I. Identification:

    1. Bunker Hill
    2. Declaration of Independence
    3. Loyalists
    4. George Washington
    5. Trenton and Princeton
    6. Saratoga
    7. Yorktown
    8. Treaty of Paris (1783)
    9. Articles of Confederation
    10. Northwest Ordinance
    11. Daniel Shays
    12. Philadelphia Convention
    13. Alexander Hamilton
    14. Thomas Jefferson
    15. John Adams
    16. Edmund Genet
    17. Impressment
    18. Jay's Treaty
    19. Pinckney's Treaty
    20. XYZ Affair
    21. Alien and Sedition Acts
    22. Virginia and Kentucky Resolution
    23. "Revolution of 1800"
    24. Louisiana Purchase
    25. Lewis and Clark Expedition
    26. Aaron Burr
    27. Embargo Act
    28. James Madison
    29. "War hawks"
    30. War of 1812
    31. Battle of Tippecanoe
    32. Battle of New Orleans
    33. Hartford Convention
    34. Treaty of Ghent
    35. Rush-Bagot Treaty
    36. Adams-Onis Treaty
    37. National Road
    38. Turnpikes
    39. Samuel Slater
    40. Lowell Girls
    41. Henry Clay
    42. American System
    43. John Marshall
    44. Marbury v. Madison
    45. Fletcher v. Peck
    46. Cohens v. Virginia
    47. Dartmouth College v. Woodward
    48. McCulloch v. Maryland
    49. Gibbons v. Ogden
    50. Era of Good Feeling
    51. Missouri Compromise
    52. Monroe Doctrine

    II. Study Questions:

    1. What were America's war aims, and what problems did the revolutionary government experience in carrying out a protracted war?
    2. What was the purpose of the Declaration of Independence? Whose ideas are largely represented in it?
    3. How successful was the Continental Army in the early stages of the war? What was the psychological significance of the battles of Trenton and Princeton?
    4. What was Britain's grand strategy of 1777? Why did it fail? Why ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution provides key terms and study questions for students preparing for a US History exam. The terms and questions focus on themes in US History from the American Revolution through to the New Republic. This is completed in about 1000 words.

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