24 terms

Jackson Test Review 2019


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Andrew Jackson
founder of the Democrat Party
refusal to enforce the law
Old Hickory's reaction to Worchester v. Georgia
John Quincy Adams
the President that "stole" the 1824 election
House of Representatives
the body that chose Adams as president over Jackson in 1824
election of 1828
greater voter turnout led to victory by the very popular Andrew Jackson
declare invalid
Worchester v. Georgia
The Supreme Court decided Georgia had no jurisdiction over Cherokee reservations. Georgia refused to enforce decision and President Jackson didn't support the Court.
Trail of Tears
the forced removal of the Cherokee Tribe to Oklahoma
Nullification Crisis
A sectional crisis over the tariff on imports and raw materials - states wanted to nullify the tariff
Whig Party
favored the idea of a weak president and a strong Congress
former Indian Territory where tribes were relocated to
a thing that causes disgust or hatred
raw materials
the basic material from which a product is made.
Battle of New Orleans
A battle during the War of 1812; Jackson defeated the British, which gave him an enormous popularity boost.
protective tariff
a tax placed on goods from another country to protect the home industry.
Loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to the nation as a whole
McCullough v. Maryland
Established national supremacy over states; a state is unable to tax a federal institution - Second Bank is legal
Seminole Tribe
Resisted relocation by the US government and allowed to remain in Florida
Second Bank of the United States
National institution that Jackson was determined to destroy
the practice of choosing representatives in government
the British method of recovering money spent defending the colonies
quartering of soldiers
a specific colonial complaint against the King
formal complaint
spoils system
the system of employing and promoting civil servants who are friends and supporters of the group in power