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President Martin Van Buren did not speak English as his first language growning up as a child in Kinderhook, New York. What was his native language? Dutch
Martin Van Buren's ancestors came from what country? Netherlands
Martin Van Buren is a third cousin, twice removed, of what future US President? Theodore Roosevelt
Van Buren had 5 childern. What was there gender? male
In the presidential election of wh did Van buren support? William Crawford
What nickname did Martin Van Buren get, which stuck with him during his political career? Little Magician
How long did Buren Serve as a Governor New York? Three months
An uncleared candidate recived electorial votes for president in , the year Van Buren was elected president. Who was he? Willie Magnum
What was Van Buren's martial status when he entered the White House in 1836? widower
A boreder diputed between Canada and the US that took place during Van Buren's presidency in 1839 is better known as what? Aroostook War
The Amisted incident, which took place during the Van Buren Administration, was made into a movie in the 1990's. Who played Van Buren in the movie? Nigel Hawthorne
In 1848, which political party nominated Van Buren for President? Free soil
During whose administration did Van Buren Die? Abraham Lincoln
Who was not mentioned in MArtin Van Buren's Biography? His wife
Was Martin Van Buren a Democrat or Republican? Democrat
Who was Van Buren trying to help win the Election when he became the govenor? Jakson
What did Van Burens Wife die from? Tuberculosis
How many banks closed due to the panic of 1837? 900
Who was sent into make peace between Canada and the US? General Winfield Scott
The frilly clothes and bows that Martin Van Buren wore gave him what kid of apperance? Feminine

Presidents of the United States of America Crossword

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Only former president to serve in Congress (after he was president) John Quincy Adams
First president born in the U.S.A. Martin Van Buren
Only bachelor president (not married) James Buchanan
President who wrote the Massachussetts Constitution in 1780 John Adams
Dred Scott Decision handed down during his administration James Buchanan
Camp David Accord Jimmy Carter
Cuban Missile Crisis John F Kennedy
Credit Mobilier Scandal US Grant
Authorized the first National Road in Cumberland, Maryland Thomas Jefferson
Assassinated at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, NY William McKinley
Lead the combined Allied forces invasion at Normandy, France Dwight Eisenhower
First president to run for office as a Democrat Andrew Jackson
Leader of the Democratic-Republican Party Thomas Jefferson
Convinced by Alexander Hamilton to run for President George Washington
War of 1812 James Madison
President during Reconstruction U.S. Grant
Civil War hero and grandson of former President Benjamin Harrison
Ran as a member of the Progressive Party Theodore Roosevelt
Stock market crash beginning the Great Depression Herbert Hoover
Refused to run for re-election because of the Viet Nam War Lyndon Johnson
Ronald Reagan's Vice President George H W Bush
Era of Good Feeling James Monroe
Author of the Monroe Doctrine John Quncy Adams

Franklin D. Roosevelt Crossword

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What month was Franklin Roosevelt born? January
Whats the birthplace of Franklin Roosevelt? Hyde Park New York
Franklin D. Roosevelt's political party. Democratic
The US declared war at the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. World War II
President Roosevelt's economy policies to counter the Great Depression-provided loans and Jobs guaranteed people's bank deposits and regulated the stock market. New Deal
What put FDR in a wheelchair. Polio
Vice president during FDR's first two terms nickname cactus Jack. John Garner
32nd president of the USA Franklin Roosevelt
One of the most active and admired first ladies in history Eleanor Roosevelt
Informal radio specious by FDR to reassure a worried nation. Fireside chats
Vice president during FDR's first term and his successor authorized use of atomic bomb against Japan Harry Truman
Vice president during FDR's third term delivered "The Century of the Common Man" speech. Henry Wallace
How many siblings did Franklin have? None
Franklin was an assistant secretary of the _______ during World War I. Navy
In 1928 he was elected the ___________ of New York. Governor
On August 14, 1935, Franklin D. Roosevelt signed what? Social Security Act
Roosevelt liked collecting what? Stamps
FDR dropped out of _____ school. Law
How many kids did Franklin and Eleanor have together Six
How many terms as president did FDR serve? Four

Age Of Jackson Crossword

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What lawmakers began expanding voting rights Western
Public meeting to select the parties presidential and Vice Presidential candidates Nominating conventions
Jackson’s supporters were mostly frontier settlers, southern slave holders and... Farmers
People believed that what between Henry Clay and John Quincy Adams had stolen the 1824 election Corrupt bargain
People who got together to make sure Jackson won Democratic Party
Who was Andrew Jackson’s Vice President John Calhoun
To win, Jackson described himself as a War hero
He rewarded some of his supporters with government jobs known as Spoils system
The dispute between the state and federal governments Nullification crisis
Congress passed a tariff with very high rates which they called the tariff of Abomination
After Van Buren’s presidency, the country expirenced a financial crisis called the Panic of 1837

Constitutional Convention Crossword

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Delegate to the Constitutional Convention from the state of Virginia; a leader in the fight against ratification who refused to sign the Constitution because it did not include a bill of rights. George Mason
Famous scientist and statesman; delegate from the state of Pennsylvania who lent his wit and wisdom to the Convention. Benjamin Franklin
Delegate from Virginia who was the first recognized speaker at the Convention; he is credited with proposing the Virginia Plan. Edmund Randolph
Delegate from the state of New Jersey at the Convention who presented an alternative to the Virginia Plan that came to called the New Jersey Plan. William Paterson
Delegate to the Convention from the state of New York he is credited with writing many of The Federalist Papers essays in 1788. Alexander Hamilton
Delegate from Virginia who came out of retirement and was chosen as the president of the Convention. George Washington
Delegate who was elected in Virginia to attend the Convention but refused; he led the fight as an Anti-Federalist and would not vote for ratification of the Constitution unless it included a bill of rights. "He said he smell a rat in Philadelphia tending toward monarchy" Patrick Henry
Chosen as the Secretary of Foreign Affairs for the Confederation Congress; he wrote some of The Federalist Papers. John Jay
Delegate from the state of Connecticut at the Convention who proposed the Great Compromise, which became the basis for the first 3 articles of the Constitution. Roger Sherman
Massachusetts farmer who led a failed rebellion on a federal arsenal in an attempt to provide debt relief to farmers in his state. Daniel Shays
Delegate from Virginia at the Convention who took thorough notes of the convention’s proceedings, his notes are the most detailed picture of what took place; he did most of the actual writing of the Constitution and is often referred to as the “Father of the Constitution.” James Madison

Early Republic of America Crossword

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Who enforced the laws in the Whiskey Rebellion? George Washington
Who lead the Democratic Republicans? Thomas Jefferson
What was used to protect domestic trade? Protective Tarrifs
What does Washington's farewell address warn us about? Political Parties
The _______ cabinet were advisors under Washington. Presidential
The Proclamation of _________ was stated by Washington to be impartial toward other countries. Neutrality
Alexander Hamilton was a ________ Federalist.
Thomas Jefferson was a Democratic __________. Republican
Washington's Proclamation of Neutrality tells us to be ________ . Impartial
Who was president during the XYZ Affair? John Adams
What was the diplomatic disagreement between the U. S. and France? XYZ Affair
The ____ and Sedition acts were passed during John Adams presidency. Alien
The Sedition act violated an amendment? Sedition
What amendment was violated? First amendment
Jefferson's refused John Adams midnight_________ and lead to Marbury vs Madison Appointments
What was established in Marbury vs Madison? Judicial Review
Jefferson was president during the _______ Purchase. Louisiana
Jefferson was also president during the _____ Act of 1807 Embargo
Who was president during the War of 1812 James Madison
The War of 1812 was between the U. S. and ______. Britain
What was a main cause of the War of 1812 Impressment
What treaty ended the War of 1812 Treaty of Ghent
The Battle of New Orleans helped who gain fame? Andrew Jackson
Who was the Monroe Doctrine written by? James Monroe
What was Hamilton's solution to the debt problem? National Bank

Andrew Jackson Crossword

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Treaty where Spain gave in and added all of Florida to the US AdamsOnisTreaty
Stopped British bullets CottonBales
Battle that made him a national hero BattleOfNewOrleans
Jackson destroyed the ____ at the Battle of New Orleans FederalistParty
Jackson wanted to limit the power of this government FederalGovernment
He destroyed _____'s reelection bid in 1828 Adam
Jackson's nickname OldHickory
Jackson was born in the _____ region Waxhaws
He was the ____ president elected Seventh
Man who Jackson killed in a duel CharlesDickinson
He won the ____ vote three times for president Popular
Targeted Jackson as the first presidential assassination RichardLawrence
Was married to _______ before she was officially divorced from her first husband RachelRobards
Jackson was the only president to be a former ____ PrisonerOfWar
He was the son of Irish _________ Immigrants
He had a great hatred towards _____ after his brothers and mother died GreatBritain
He was the first man to be elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from _____ Tennessee
He served as a major ____ in the War of 1812 General
He commanded the U.S. forces in a five-month campaign against the ________ CreekIndians
He demanded an invasion over _____ in 1817 Florida

Protestant Reformation Crossword

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During the 1500's, there was a ______________ in response to the Roman Catholic church reformation
He nailed his 95 thesis on the Wittenberg door Martin Luther
Swiss Reformation leader Zwingli
City in Germany where the Protestant Reformation originated Wittenburg
Pardons from the Church for certain sins in exchange for money indulgences
A former nun who became the wife of Martin Luther in 1525 Katherina von Bora
One who holds beliefs or opinions contrary to the established doctrines of his religion heretic
Pope who excommunicated Martin Luther in 1520 Leo X
Calvin's doctrine that the salvation or damnation of men had been determined by God since the beginning of time predestination
French Reformation leader John Calvin
Many of the officials in the Roman Catholic church were __________ corrupt
Who is the Catholic clergyman who is attributed to saying "As soon as a coin in the coffer rings, a soul from purgatory springs." Tetzel
Luther's Hymn _ ________ ______ is popularly known as the "battle hymn of the Reformation." A Mighty Fortress
Luther and the other reformers became the first to skillfully use the power of the _____ _______ to give their ideas a wide audience. printing press
In 1521, Martin Luther was summoned before the ____ __ ____ and excommunicated. Diet of Worms
which language did Martin Luther translate the New Testament German
Martin Luther promised to become a monk when he feared for his like while caught in a terrible ______ thunderstorm
an early English reformer/translator who translated the bible in 1382 Wycliffe
The 5 _________ are 5 Latin phrases that emerged from the reformation solas
the latin phrase for "scripture alone" is Sola ______ scriptura

Nelson Mandela Crossword

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Where was Mandela from? South Africa
Mandela was a___, and world leader. Civil Rights Activist
What was Mandela's birth given name? Rolihlahla
What Village was Mandela and his mother forced to move to? Qunu
The state of being apart; asssociated with racial segragation apartheid
Mandela was extremely instrumental in helping all races achieve___, and fair treatment. Equal
Mandela studied many subjects but was especially interedted in___. African History
Mandela was the first one in his family to attend___. School
Mandela's father died of which disease? Lung Disease
How old (yrs) was mandela when his father died? nine
Mandela ran away and settled in which city? Johannesburg
Mandela went to college to study what subject? Law
Mandela joined a group called the "African ___ Congress Youth League. National
He believed in peaceful, & non-violent___. Protesting
The teacher at his Cristian school gave him the name of? Nelson
In what year did Mandela organize a Workers Strike, and was arrested for it.? 1961
Nelson was arrested and sent to? Prison
Mandela was a___, and tended to the animals. Cattleboy
Mandela was persistent and never gave___. up
Mandela was a signal of___ and loyalty to his people. Strength
In 1990 a deal was worked out for Mandla's___. release
Mandela was elected as the first ___ President, by the people. black
In prison mandela secretly wrote an? Autobiography
mandela was president at age? 77
In what year did Mandela help South Africa hold the Rugby World Cup? 1995
Mandela worked bard to improve___, housing, and basic health care for all South Africans. Jobs
Mandela wanted to provide South Africans with the right to___. Vote
in what year did Mandela retire from Politics? 1999
Mandela Day is on the 18th of what month? July
Mandela day is a day to promote global___, and to celebrate African Leader's legacy. Peace
In what year did South Africa Hold thier first Democratic Elections? 1994
In 1993 Mandela was awarded a___ Peace Prize. Nobel

Civil Rights Movement Crossword

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What college did Martin Luther King graduate from? Morehouse
What is the name of the preacher-led group of southern activists? SCLC
Who ordered that all buses and train terminals be desegregated by November 1,1961? Robert F Kennedy
What bill was signed into law and was known as the "segregation ending bill"? Civil Rights Act
What award did Martin Luther King get in 1964? Nobel Peace Prize
What former member of the Nation of Islam was assassinated during his speech? Malcolm X
Whoo stood in the doorway of the Univ. of Alabama to stop blacks from entering? George Wallace
Who was the main recruiter for the NAACP? Medgar Evers
Who was the black leader to command the "Back to Africa" movement? Marcus Garvey
Who is Cassius Clay? Muhammad Ali
Who is the teacher/journalist who launched an anti-lynching crusade? Ida B Wells
Where is Little Rock? Arkansas
Who is John F Kennedy? A President
How many children did Martin Luther King have? four
Who is known as the "conductor" of the Underground Railroad? Harrient Tubman
Whos is known to be the "Littlest Soldier"? Ruby Bridges
What President followed President Kennedy? Lyndon B Johnson
What city was considered the most "segregated city in America"? Birmingham
Who refused to give her bus seat to another after a long day of work? Rosa Parks
What is the short name for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People? NAACP

Jacksonian Democracy Events Crossword

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Who was elected in 1824 after not receiving the majority of votes due to the Corrupt Bargain? John Quincy Adams
What event prevented Jackson from winning Presidency in his first campaign? Corrupt Bargain
Who was the soon-to-be Secretary of State partaking in the Corrupt Bargain? Henry Clay
What movement came about during this era and grew in popularity hoping to end slavery? Abolitionist
Jackson was the ______ President Seventh
What event involving the forced migration of Native Americans is Jackson notoriously known for? Trail of Tears
What party was Jackson a part of? Democratic Republican
What river did the Indian Removal Act push Native Americans past (westward)? Mississippi
Jackson's terms were referred to as the "Era of the _____". Common Man
What state did the Force Bill authorize Jackson to use military force against if they did not comply with tariffs? South Carolina
The right to vote Suffrage
What was the first name of Jackson's wife? Rachel
What state did Jackson hang two British soldiers in? Florida
Where Jackson stored money rather than a federal bank... Pet Bank
Jackson's personal group of advisors Kitchen Cabinet
A bill that allowed for military interaction in South Carolina if they did not comply Force Bill
War that both Abe Lincoln and Jefferson Davis fought in under Andrew Jackson before the Civil War Black Hawk War
The event involving cabinet members' wives that led to the disbandment of the original cabinet Peggy Eaton Affair
What state is Andrew Jackson from? Tennesse
Term used by Jackson's opponents to show him as tyrannical King Andrew
The Anti-Jackson party that originated in England Whigs
Person hand-picked for presidency following Jackson Van Buren
Land that Jackson wanted to recover from the Adams-Onis Treaty Texas
Financial recession that lasted until the 1840s following Jackson's presidency Panic of 1837
Propaganda term used to oppose federal banks The Monster