Level 363
Level 364

War of 1812


19 words 0 ignored

Ready to learn       Ready to review

Ignore words

Check the boxes below to ignore/unignore words, then click save at the bottom. Ignored words will never appear in any learning session.

All None

Ignore?
foreign
outside of one's own country
westward
moving toward the west
port
a place on a waterway with facilities to load and unload ships
Embargo
A government ban on trade with other countries.
repeal
To cancel a law. The Stamp Act
impressment
forced service, especially in a navy or other armed force
succeed
to follow
Treaty
a formal agreement between two or more countries
power
Influence over a government's leadership, organization, or policies.
war
a state of armed conflict between different nations or states or different groups within a nation or state
territory
an area that was not yet a state
Sun Yat-sen'd Three Principles of the People
a political philosophy to make China a free, prosperous, and powerful nation. The three principles are often translated into and summarized as nationalism, democracy, and the livelihood of the people.
William Henry Harrison
governor and military commander in the Indian Territory. He feared the growing strength of the Indian confederation.
Oliver Hazard Perry
Captain who defeated the British at the Battle of Lake
Federalism
Dividing the government's power between the national and state governments.
Andrew Jackson
President from (1829-1833) and (1833-1837), Indian removal act, nullification crisis, Old Hickory," first southern/ western president," President for the common man, spoils system, trail of tears,
warhawk
Young Republicans elected to Congress in 1810 who wanted to declare war against Britain
Blockade
What did Napoleon set up to prevent all communication and trade with his enemy Great Britain
Secede
To formally withdraw from the union
Level 365