American history before 1877: Ch10
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Many of the members of Jacksons kitchen cabinet, as his group of close advisers were known, were:
As president, John Quincy Adams proposed comprehensive plan for an activist date, which called for all of the following except:
Free homesteads for settlers on Western public lands.
The Monroe doctrine:
Declared the Americas off-limits for further European colonization.
The Dorr War:
Divided road Islanders over the issue of expanding voting rights for White men.
Which is not true about the Whigs?
Strongest support came from the lower Northwest in the southern back country.
Under the Missouri compromise of 1820:
The remaining Louisiana purchase territory was divided into slave and free zones
By the 1830s, the term "citizen" in America had become synonymous with the right to:
The nullification crisis ended:
With a compromise tariff.
How does the bank were demonstrate that Andrew Jackson enhance the power of the presidency?
He identified himself as the symbolic representative of all the people with his veto message that appealed directly to the public.
Who wrote exposition and protest in emerged by the early 1830s as the most prominent spokesman for the right of notification?
John C. Calhoun
In the early to mid-19th-century, property qualifications for voting:
Continued in Virginia because large slaveholders dominated in the states politics.
What was President Martin Van Buren's new solution to the problem of what to do about the federal government's relationship to banking?
He propose that federal funds be controlled by the government officials rather than bankers.
The term "era of good feelings" refers to the period of American history when:
There seemed to be political harmony during the Monroe administration.
Both Thomas Jefferson and John Quincy Adams suggested that the Missouri controversy of 1820 to 1821:
Revealed a sectional divide that potentially threatened the union.
A primary reason that both women and blacks were largely excluded from the expansion of democracy was:
That both groups were viewed as being naturally incapable and thus unfit for suffrage.
In the presidential election of 1840:
The weeks employed political tactics pioneered by Democrats.
Deforce act of 1833:
Gave the president authority to use military personnel to collect tariffs.
Which of the following did not happen during the election of 1828?
Andrew Jackson challenged Henry Clay to a duel for having engineered his defeat in the "corruption bargain" of 1824.
Andrew Jackson's inauguration was:
A large, rowdy event.
"Hardmoney" in the 1830s referred to:
Gold and silver, also called "Specie."
The key insight of Alexis de Tocqueville, "Tocqueville on Democracy" was that:
American democracy really represented an important cultural shift.
Democrats in the 1830s generally believed that:
New corporate Interprises were suspicious.
The national political parties of the second American party system were:
Democrats and Whigs
The second Bank of the United States was created:
By Congress in 1816, with the support of President Madison.
The panic of 1837:
Was caused, in part, are you decline in British demand for American cotton
The notification crisis:
Involve the fears of some slaveholders the federal government might take action against slavery.
In his "Cherokee nation versus Georgia opinion," chief Justice John Marshall stated that:
Indians were wards of the federal government.
By the time of Jackson's presidency, politics:
Often emphasized individual politicians with mass followings and popular nicknames.
The controversy over Peggy Eaton:
Help to enhance Martin van Buren's influence during the Jackson administration.
In the first half of the 19th century, paper money:
Promise to pay the bear on-demand a specific amount of gold or silver
In response to the demand for internal improvements, President James Madison:
Called for a constitutional amendment to empower the federal government to build roads and canals.
In the 1830s, Andrew Jackson believed all of the following about the second Bank of the United States except that:
The bank did not allow for the issuance of enough paper money to meet national demand.
The panic of 1819:
Prompted some students to suspend debt collections, which helped debtors but hurt creditors
The practice of giving a political office to someone based on party loyalty is called:
The spoils system.
The US Supreme Court's 1832 Worcester versus Georgia decision:
Supported the right of Cherokee people to maintain a separate political identity.
In the wake of the war of 1812, younger Republicans like Henry Clay and John Calhoun:
Continue to support agrarianism, but believed that the nation's economic independence required a manufacturing sector.
In its decision in McCulloch versus Maryland, The US Supreme Court ruled that:
The second Bank of the United States was constitutional.