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C19 Politicians and Political Parties
"During the 18th and 19th Centuries the Politicians and Political Parties of the United States created some of the most important and often volatile changes in our history. This is a small sample of some events during that period of time."
15 Points Per Correct Answer - No time limit
Serious differences among the Federalists resulted in the creation of a new Party. What was the name given by Thomas Jefferson and James Madison for this new Political Party ?
Which of these vice-presidents was elected to that office for two terms, but under different presidents?
During Andrew Jackson's Presidency his opponents established the Whig Party. Who were the original leaders of the Whig Party?
Henry Clay and Daniel Webster
William Harrison and John Tyler
John Tyler and Daniel Webster
Winfield Scott and Zachary Taylor
The Free-Soil Party was organized on a platform opposing the extension of slavery. The slogan of the Party was 'free soil, free speech, free labor and free men.' Who was the presidential nominee of the Free-Soil Party in 1848?
Martin Van Buren
Charles F. Adams
During James Buchanan's Presidency five States seceded from the Union. Which was the first State to secede?
In 1854 a coalition of the Whig Party, the Know-Nothing Party and the Free-Soil Party formed the modern Republican Party (GOP). Who did the Republicans nominate as their presidential candidate in 1856?
Which 19th century president was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives after he completed his term in the White House?
John Quincy Adams
Which president achieved a reduction in tariffs, the acquisition of Oregon from Great Britain and the acquisition of California from Mexico?
Martin Van Buren
Which president established the Civil Service Commission?
Rutherford B. Hayes
James A. Garfield
Chester A. Arthur
Which of these 18th and 19th century presidents was the oldest on his election day?
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