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Chapter 04 Study Guide



Matching
 
 
a.
George Washington
d.
King Louis XVI
b.
Napoleon Bonaparte
e.
Robert Livingston
c.
Thomas Jefferson
 

 1. 

French general who became the new dictator of France.
 

 2. 

king of France, beheaded after the French Revolution.
 

 3. 

tried to buy New Orleans from France.
 

 4. 

best choice for president of the new American nation.
 

 5. 

U.S. Ambassador to France.
 
 
a.
Meriwether Lewis
d.
William Dunbar
b.
William Clark
e.
George Hunter
c.
Sacagawea
 

 6. 

old army friend of Lewis who was asked to help lead the expidition.
 

 7. 

leader of second expidation into the southern part of the Louisiana Territory.
 

 8. 

explorer who traveled with William Dunbar.
 

 9. 

an army captain from Virginia who was asked to lead the expidition into the Louisiana Territory.
 

 10. 

Indian guide who gave birth while exploring the Louisiana Territory.
 
 
a.
Andrew Jackson
d.
Sequoyah
b.
Treaty of Ghent
e.
Henry Clay
c.
Timothy Dwight
 

 11. 

ended the “War of 1812.”
 

 12. 

created a Cherokee alphabet.
 

 13. 

helped establish the Missouri Compromise.
 

 14. 

helped open an Indian Mission in Pope County.
 

 15. 

“Old Hickory”
 

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 16. 

Because he was unsure of his new position, George Washington
a.
refused to sleep at the White House.
c.
preferred to be known as the King of the new nation.
b.
gladly accepted his salary of $30,000.00.
d.
refused to accept his $25,000.00 salary.
 

 17. 

A dictator is a ruler
a.
who governs with shared authority.
c.
who is generally elected by the people.
b.
who governs with absolute authority.
d.
who governs with limited authority.
 

 18. 

The French Revolution
a.
occurred at the same time as the American Revolution.
c.
occurred 10 years before the American Revolution.
b.
occurred when French Nobles overthrew the elected government.
d.
occurred the same year George Washington became president.
 

 19. 

When the United States Senate ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty,
a.
they approved the purchase and doubled the size of the Untied States.
c.
they approved the purchase of New Orleans from France.
b.
they rejected the treaty signed by Livingston and Monroe.
d.
they sold American lands to the French.
 

 20. 

C.C. Clairborne was the first governor of
a.
the new Arkansas Territory.
c.
the Indian Territory.
b.
the new State of Mississippi.
d.
the new Louisiana Territory, including Arkansas.
 

 21. 

The Corps of Discovery was
a.
a group of explorers sent into the Louisiana Territory.
c.
a group of explorers sent to find a new route to Asia.
b.
a group of soldiers sent to explore the new lands taken in the War of 1812.
d.
the second group of explorers sent to explor the southwest lands held by Spain.
 

 22. 

In May of 1804, Lewis and clark headed up the
a.
Mississippi River.
c.
Missouri River.
b.
Arkansas River.
d.
Ouchita River.
 

 23. 

A keelboat is
a.
a steam powered river boat.
c.
similar to a dugout canoe.
b.
a flat-bottom boat.
d.
a massive sea going ship.
 

 24. 

_______ and _____ traveled up the Red, Black, and Ouachita Rivers.
a.
Lewis, Clark
c.
Hunter, Clark
b.
Lewis, Dunbar
d.
Dunbar, Hunter
 

 25. 

_______ explored much of the Arkansas River, from the headwaters to the Mississippi River.
a.
Lewis and Clark
c.
Dunbar and Hunter
b.
Zebulon Pike
d.
Henry Rowe
 

 26. 

The New Madrid Earthquake
a.
occured in the fall of 1882.
c.
was centered in southwest Arkansas.
b.
occured in the winter of 1811.
d.
was centered in northwest Arkansas.
 

 27. 

During the War of 1812
a.
the British captured Washington D.C. and burned the White House.
c.
the U.S. Navy forced British sailors to serve in the navy.
b.
the British captured the port of New Orleans.
d.
British General Andrew Jackson captured New York city.
 

 28. 

The Battle of New Orleans
a.
occured before the Treaty of Ghent.
c.
allowed British forces to capture the White House.
b.
occured after the Treaty of Ghent.
d.
was lead by General Washington.
 

 29. 

Fort Smith was established along the Arkansas River in
a.
1812.
c.
1817.
b.
1815.
d.
1819.
 

 30. 

The Arkansas Territory was created in 1819 from
a.
four Louisiana counties.
c.
Indian Territory.
b.
five southern counties from Missouri.
d.
Mississippi counties.
 



 
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