Quiz Me! - Era: Age of Jackson

Test your knowledge about the Age of Jackson era.

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Over time, the Supreme Court’s “incorporation doctrine” has applied most of the Bill of Rights to the state governments, despite early decisions such as

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He oversaw the military removal of many Indian Tribes in Georgia, Alabama, and Spanish Florida. Later, as President of the United States of America, he proposed the Indian Removal Act.

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Which event is missing in the timeline above?

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John Quincy Adams helped negotiate the Adams-Onis Treaty of 1819. As a result, the U.S. bought which state from Spain?

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He resigned the office of Governor of Tennessee to live with the Cherokee. He was made a member of the Cherokee Nation and assisted the tribe with relocations following the Indian Removal Act.

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He was the first President of the United States whose father was also a President, and he later served in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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Which event does the newspaper headline above refer to?

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What is a significant effect of the Trail of Tears?

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Andrew Jackson oversaw legislation which resulted in 46,000 American Indians being removed from their homes. During their move West, many died on what has become known as what?

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What law, passed by Congress and signed by President Andrew Jackson, resulted in the “Trail of Tears?”

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