TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 8

TCAP Success Grade 8 Social Studies Chapter 8 Sample

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Look at the map and answer the question.

This map shows the

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Read the source and answer the question.

I could march from that state 40,000 men in 40 days they are ready on N.G. in Tennessee, in all the western states, and from good old Democratic Pennsylvania. I have upwards of 50,000 - and from the borders of South Carolina. In North Carolina I have another regiment. The union shall be preserved.

– Andrew Jackson, 1833

Jackson was most likely writing about

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Marcus has invented a new trinary computer system and creates his own websites. It will be used across the country. What court case means his inventions can only be regulated by the federal government?

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Read the source and answer the question.

We are called by our Almighty Creator to head west. It is His will that we subdue the savage, conquer the wilderness, and carry the Christian banner and civility to all corners of the continent!

– US Congressman, 1846

The Congressman who made statement clearly believed in

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Why was James K. Polk called a "Dark Horse" candidate?