Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

ch.10 vocab

s0200902 hunter

Radical A person who takes extreme political positions.
Judicary Act of 1801 A law that increased the number of federal judges; allowing President John Adams to fill most of the new spots with federalist.
John Marshall A 45 year old federal as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
Marbury V. Madison an 1803, case in which the Supreme Court ruled that it had the power to abolish laws by declaring them unconstitutional
Unconstitutional something that contradicts the law of the Constitution
Judicial review the principle that the Supreme Court has the final say in the interpretins the constitution Louisiana Purchase
Louisiana Purchase the 1803 Purchase of the Louisiana Territory from France
Meriwether Lewis a captain to lead the expedition
William Clark a lietnant to oversee a volunteer force
Lewis and Clark expedition exdedition a group led by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark who explored the lands of the Louisiana Purchase beginning in 1803
Sacagawea is a 17 year old and was a shoshone woman whose language skills and knowledge od geography would be of great value to Lewis and Clark
Zebulon Pike expedition left st. louis ona southerly route
Impressment the act of seizing by force
Embargo Act of 1807 an act that stated that American ships were no longer allowed to sail to forgein ports and it also closed American ports to british ships
Tecumsehi a Shawnee Chief vowed to stop the loss of Native American land
Warhawks a westerner who supported the war of 1812
Oliver Hazard Perry an experiences officer took charge of this infant fleet
Battle of the Thames an American victory over the British in the War of 1812, which ended the British threat to the northwest territory
Francis Scott Key a Washington lawyer watched the all night battle ar Fort Mchenry
Treaty of Ghent treaty signed in 1814, which ended the war of 1812; no territory exchanged hands and trade disputes were not resolved
Created by: s0200902