Type
Crossword
Description

British practice of pressing American sailors into service, claiming they were British citizens. Impressment
War Hawk who was elected to Congress from SC and urged Congress to declare war on Great Britain. John C. Calhoun
Amendment stating that electors would vote separately for President and Vice President Twelfth
President of the Federalist party  John Adams
President of the Democratic Republican party  Thomas Jefferson
Rival who campaigned in support of Jefferson (in the spirt of breaking the tie between Burr and Jefferson) Alexander Hamilton
Act passed by the US to stop American trade with both Britain and France Embargo Act
Nickname given to those urging war with Britain War Hawks
Party that died as a result of their opposition to the war Federalists
Who the British were accused of urging to attack settlers Native Americans
Who the Embargo Act was meant to protect Merchants
Who Federalists voted for Aaron Burr
Where the American shipping industry was based New England
Who the United States declared war on in 1812 Great Britain
The War of 1812 brought a new surge of this Nationalism
As a result of France’s actions, Adams sent three delegates to France to negotiate peace in what was called the _____________ XYZ affair
Who won the election of 1812 Jefferson
Lack of public support for this led to Adams not winning reelection.   Alien and Sedition Acts
The treaty that ended the war brought no exchange of this Land

New Nation Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

first president George Washington
a group of advisers for the president cabinet
creation of three levels of federal courts Judiciary Act of 1789
an example precedent
wanted a big government merchants
wanted a small government farmers
the state of not supporting or helping either side in a conflict, disagreement, etc.; impartiality neutrality
conflicts involving another country Foreign conflicts
conflicts within the U.S. Domestic conflicts
second president John Adams
problems between U.S. and France after the French Revolution XYZ affair
an act granting the power to deport foreigners and made speaking out against the government illegal Alien and Sedition Acts
argued that the Alien and Sedition Acts were unconstitutional and interfered with state business Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions
third president Thomas Jefferson
the separation of voting ballots for president and vice president The Twelfth Amendment
an act that banned all trade with foreign countries Embargo Act
an act replacing the Embargo Act that banned trade with France, Britain, and their colonies Non-Intercourse Act
young Congressmen that took the lead in calling for war against Britain War Hawks
the state that 2 of the first 3 presidents were from Virginia
the state Adams was from Massachusetts
the first year Washington was inaugurated 1789
Jefferson's first vice president Aaron Burr
Jefferson's second vice president George Clinton
the year Adams was inaugurated 1797
the first year Jefferson was inaugurated 1801
lead explorers of the Louisiana Purchase Lewis and Clark
original owners of the Louisiana Purchase Spain
believe in loose interpretation of the Constitution Federalists
believe in strict interpretation of the Constitution Democratic-Republicans
the court case that established judicial rule, the power to declare an act of Congress unconstitutional, created more opportunities for checks and balances, and increased the power of the judicial branch. Marbury vs Madison

Early Republic of America Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Adams/Jefferson/WarOf1812 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

As a result of France's actions, Adams sends three delegates to France to negotiate peace, this is known as the XYZAffair
Federalists were outraged by France's demands and wanted to go to war, this is known as Alien and Sedition Acts
Says that states have the right to nulify any unconstitutional acts of congress Virginia And Kentucky Resolutions
Election of 1800 resulted in 73 votes each for Burr and Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson was President Democratic Republican
John Adams was President Federalists
Following the Election, Congress passed the 12thAmendment
Electors would vote seperately for President and Vice President Twelth Amendment
Pressing into service American sailors they claimed were British Citizens Impressment
Stop American trade with both Britain and France Embargo Act
Nickname given to thoses urging war with Britain WarHawk
WarHawk was elected to Congress from SC John C. Calhoun
No exchange of Land, New surge of nationalism, Federalist Party died Warof1812results

The War of 1812 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The practice of forcing American sailors into the British navy. Impressment
This party opposed the war. Federalists
One of the effects of the war. Patriotism
The British burned this. Whitehouse
These two regions supported the war. SouthandWest
Andrew Jackson defeated the Creek nation in this battle. HorseshoeBend
British allies in the War of 1812. NativeAmericans
He was president during the War of 1812. JamesMadison
American victory won after the war was over. NewOrleans
The national anthem was composed during the bombardment of this fort. McHenry
The Embargo Act boosted this in America. Manufacturing
'In 1814, we took a little trip, along with Colonel Jackson down the mighty_____.' Mississip
Shawnee leader who united Native Americans. Tecumseh
U.S. naval hero in the War of 1812. Perry
At the Hartford Convection, this region threatened secession. NewEngland
He passed the Embargo Act. Jefferson
He was the hero of the Battle of New Orleans. Jackson
American warship. USSConstitution
The United States failed in its attempt to invade this British territory. Canada
They demanded War! Warhawks
Treaty ending the war. Ghent
Religious leader who placed a curse on Harrison and future U.S. presidents. Prophet
He wrote the Star-Spangled Banner. Key
William Henry Harrison became a hero in this battle. Tippecanoe
She saved George Washington's portrait. Dolley

Jefferson Era Crossword

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Crossword
Description

2nd President of US JohnAdams
The amendment calling for a separate ballot for president and vice president twelfth
Elected in 1800. Purchased the Louisiana Territory from France Thomas Jefferson
Jefferson's secretary of state and president during War of 1812 James Madison
Adams appointed judges right before leaving office. They are known as the _______ judges Midnight
Chief Justice who ruled in the case of Marbury v Madison John Marshall
Court's power to declare an act unconsitutional Judicial review
A powerful ruler who wanted to conquer Europe. Sold LA to US Napoleon
The name of Lewis and Clarks expedition Corps of Discovery
Guided Lewis and Clark on their expedition Sacagawea
Was sent to find the beginning of the Red River Zebulon Pike
banned trade with all foreign countries Embargo Act
Replaced the Embargo Act Non intercourse act
signed with Native Americans giving US government control of the NW territory Treaty of Greenville
Shawnee Chief who warned other Native Americans about the dangers they were facing from white settlers Tecumseh
Nickname for members of congress who pushed for war against Britain Warhawks
Hero at the Battle of New Orleans Andrew Jackson
Credited for saving the famous painting of George Washington Dolly Madison
Treaty that ended the War of 1812 Treaty of Ghent

NEW REPUBLIC Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

America's first president George Washington
Americas third president Thomas Jefferson
Americas second president John Adams
US position during French Revolution and the war between France and Great Britain. Neutrality
First Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Also authored a treaty with Britain. First name is John Jay
What did Hamilton want to help the economy. Jefferson felt it was unconstitutional. National Bank.
What party wanted a strong Central government. Federalists
What party wanted strong State Governments Republicans.
Important Presidential precedent of George Washington. Now a law Two Terms
One thing Washington warned against in his farewell address. Political Parties
Proclamation of Neutrality forbid Americans to get involved in the war between the French and British
If you are from another country you aren a Alien
Group of Presidential Advisors Cabinet
First Secretary of the Treasury - Leader of Federalists Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of State - Leader of Democratic - Republicans (Republicans) Thomas Jefferson
Who shot Alexander Hamilton Aaron Burr
Money a country owes Debt
Uprising stopped by soldiers led by Washington proving the stregnth of the new government. Whiskey Rebellion
Scandal - France asked for a bribe XYZ Affair
Supported Farmers Republicans
Supported Strong federal Government Federalists
Supported State Governments Republicans
Supported loose construction of Constitution Republicans
Supported Bussiness and Trade Federalists
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that targeted whichgroup of people. Alien Act
Law passed by Federalists-Signed by Adams that made it a crime to criticize the government and/or President Sedition Act
Two laws signed by Adams that were so unpopular that he lost the election of 1800 Alien and Sedition Acts

War of 1812 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

conflict fought between the United States and Great Britain over British violations of U.S. maritime rights. It ended with the exchange of ratification of the Treaty of Ghent. War of 1812
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving. Blockade
an act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle. Victory
called for war against England and eyed Canada as a possible target of expansion. War Hawks
best remembered for surrendering Fort Detroit to the British on August 16, 1812 following the Siege of Detroit. General William Hull
British General that led the Canadians. Isaac Brooks
The British battered Oliver Hazard Perry's own ship and left is helpless. BattleOfLakeErie
Withdraw from enemy forces as a result of their superior power or after a defeat. Retreat
The ninth President of the U.S. William Henry Harrison
A Tennessee officer who took control of the American Troops in the Creek War. Andrew Jackson
Defeated France in 1814. Britain
Defeated by Britain and its army in 1814. France
an engagement fought between January 8 and January 18, 1815, constituting the final major battle of the War of 1812, and the most one-sided battle of that war. BattleOfNewOrleans
a sustained fight between large, organized armed forces. Battle
a state of armed conflict between different nations or states or different groups within a nation or state. War
a Native American leader of the Shawnee and a large tribal confederacy which opposed the United States during Tecumseh's War and became an ally of Britain in the War of 1812. Tecumseh
Tecumseh's brother. TheProphet
a tribe led by Tecumseh. The Shawnee Tribe
an instance of defeating or being defeated. Defeat

Chapter 7 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

got land back from Spain in an attempt to recreate the empire in America but was unsuccessful in doing so, so he sold the land Napolean Bonaparte
rebellion led by him on Santo Domingo resulted in heavy French losses and serves as one of the impetuses for French selling of the Louisiana Territory Toussaint L'Ouverture
Chief Justice under Adams after his Midnight Appointments John Marshall
plotted against Jefferson; wanted to win governorship in NY and then get NE states to secede from union; Aaron Burr
opposition in Jefferson's Dem-Repub party Quids
First major challenge in Jefferson presidency to protect US Merchant ships from being seized by Barbary pirates; fought in Mediterranean Barbary pirates
forcing soldiers to serve in British army Impressment
prohibited American merchant ships from sailing to any foreign port Embargo Act
became President in 1808 James Madison
provided that Americans could now trade with all nations but Britain and France Nonintercourse Act
1811, Harrison destroyed the Shawnee HQ and put and end to Tecumseh's efforts to form an Indian confederacy; Britain blamed for instigating the rebellion Battle of Tippecanoe
Kentucky Congressman Henry Clay
SC Congressman John C. Calhoun
Madison's strategy was based on an Attack of Canada and Napoleon's continued success in Europe War of 1812
Perry's naval victory prepared the way for General William Henry Harrison's military victory at the Battle of Thames River where Tecumseh was killed Battle of Lake Erie
1814, defeated British fleet on Lake Champlain Thomas Macdonough
a major British effort to control the Mississippi River was halted at New Orleans Battle of New Orleans
returned all conquered territory to the prewar claimant, and recognized the prewar boundary between Canada and the US Treaty of Ghent
Young congressmen who wanted to go to war with Britain War Hawks
land purchased from France for $15 million Louisianna Purchase

New Nation Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Is an action or decision that later serves as an example. Precedent
The first president of the United States. Washington
This act created 3 levels of federal court and defined their powers Judiciary
Money owed by the United States to other countries. National debt
People who buy items at low prices in the hope that the value will rise and then they can sell the items for profit Speculators
This person was a -------- constructionist if they can take reasonable actions that the constitution does not specifically forbid. Loose
What political party wanted a strong federal government Federalists
------ Treaty gave the Native American 20,000 dollars and in return the U.S was given the NorthWest Territory. Greenville
What affair did the french men demand for 215 thousand dollars and a 12 million dollar loan XYZ
What proclamation stated that the U.S would not take sides with any European countries Neutrality
Who was the second president Adams
What act banned trade with all foreign countries Embargo Act
What rebellion did the farmers protest against on the tax of a alcohal drink Whiskey
------ ---- are members who want to go to war with Britain War Hawks
This person is a ------ constructionist if he only does what the constitution specifically says it can do Strict
What was the purchase called that France sold land to the U.S for 15 million dollars. Louisiana
What political party wanted a limited federal government Democratic-Republican
Who won the election of 1800 Jefferson
---------- treaty settled the border disputes with Spain Pinckney
This Native American warned other Indians about the dangers that they will face with American settlers Tecumseh

Chapter 8 Test Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The first vice president John Adams
The person who tried to take the presidency away from Jefferson Aaron Burr
The troublesome French diplomat Edmund Charles Genet
The person who made an unpopular treaty with the British John Jay
The secretary of state who refused to deliver a judge’s appointment James Madison
John Adam’s vice president Thomas Jefferson
The man who led opposition against Alexander Hamilton’s financial plans Thomas Jefferson
Appointed the midnight judges John Adams
The president that was not popular and undermined by internal conflicts in his cabinet John Adams
The person described as “first in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen” George Washington
Thomas Jefferson and those that agreed with him Democratic-Republican Party
Supporters of the Alien and Sedition Acts Federalists Party
The act of putting Americans in the British navy Impressment
Taking the oath of office Inauguration
A proposed state of power over legislation Nullification
The name for a tax paid for the manufacture or sale of certain good and services Excise Tax
The place that Anthony Wayne defeated a band of Indians in order to put a stop to Indian attacks Fallen Timbers
Washington issued this to urge Americans to be impartial towards France and Britain in their war with each other during the French Revolution Neutrality Proclamation
This agreement allowed President Adams to avoid all-out war with France Convention of 1800
The famous ship built during the naval buildup called for during the “quasi-war” with France USS Constitution
Written by James Madison and Thomas Jefferson to combat the Alien and Sedition Acts Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions
Term that describes the proposed right of the states to declare federal law void within its boundaries Nullification
Incident where the French tried to bribe American envoys XYZ Affair
The details for establishing the Supreme Court, district courts, and circuit courts were provided by the… Judiciary Act of 1789
America’s differences with Spain were settled by the… Pinckney Treaty
The nation that agreed to the Jay Treaty Britain
The case that established the policy of having the Supreme Court exercise judicial review Marbury v. Madison