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A Time of Conflict



Matching
 
 
Match each item with the correct statement below.
a.
impressment
d.
Embargo Act
b.
neutral
e.
War Hawks
c.
Barbary pirates
 

 1. 

members of Congress who favored war against Britain
 

 2. 

triggered by attack on the Chesapeake
 

 3. 

demanded a ransom for American prisoners
 

 4. 

British kidnapping of U.S. sailors
 

 5. 

U.S. position on war in 1803
 

Short Answer
 

 6. 

In 1803 which two European nations went to war against each other?
 

 7. 

The British violation of America’s neutral rights led America to pass a trade ____ in 1807.
 

 8. 

Tecumseh wanted to create a strong confederacy of Native Americans with the backing of the ____ to resist white settlement.
 

 9. 

How did General William Henry Harrison earn the nickname “Tippecanoe”?
 

 10. 

Both Westerners and Southerners encouraged war with Britain partly due to their desire for ____.
 



 
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