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John Q. Adams Quiz

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What was John Q. Adams' middle name?
John Q. Adams Quiz
Quembly
Quincy
Quinton
Quencellor

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What number of the President of the United States was John Quincy Adams?
2nd
3rd
4th
6th

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What relation were John Adams and John Q. Adams?
They were of no relation
Second cousins
Uncle and nephew
Father and son

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During George Washington's presidency, John Quincy Adams served as ambassador to what nation?
The Netherlands
Spain
Russia
Great Britain

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What President appointed John Quincy Adams to be his Secretary of State?
Thomas Jefferson
Andrew Jackson
James Monroe
James Madison

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Adams originally belonged to what political party which he had to leave because of his conflicting views on foreign policy?
The Socialist Party
The Anti-Federalist Party
The Federalist Party
The Tea Party

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Adams helped to write the Adams-Onis Treaty which arranged for the addition of what state to the Union?
Florida
Ohio
West Virginia
Kentucky

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In what year was there in infamous election stalemate because the four candidates (Adams included) split up the electoral votes so heavily?
1824
1830
1832
1838

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The Stalemate of 1824 resulted in Adams wining the election because what other candidate dropped out to give Adams more electoral votes?
John C. Calhoun
Henry Clay
Andrew Jackson
Philip Pinkney

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The Democratic-Republican Party split in Adams' time. Which party that split from this faction supported Adams?
The Democratic Party
The National Republican Party
The Free Soil Party
The Know-Nothing Party

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What future President began to lead the new Democratic Party to oppose Adams during his presidency?
Andrew Johnson
Zachary Taylor
Millard Fillmore
Andrew Jackson

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After his presidency, Adams was elected to what other government institution where he remained until his death?
The President's Cabinet
The Supreme Court
The House of Representatives
The Senate

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During the start of the War of 1812, Adams attempted to negotiate mediation for the war with what Tsar of Russia?
Gregory IV
Peter I
Nicholas II
Alexander I

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During his legislature tenure, Adams became a leading figure of what political party because it opposed the policies of Andrew Jackson?
The Whigs
The Know-Nothings
The Pierclings
The Bull-Moose Party

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One of Adams' final notable achievements was his measure to repeal the Gag Order of the House of Representatives which banned discussion about what issue?
Judicial review
War
Tariffs
Slavery

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