5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What was the Doctrine of Nullification?
- What were the cons of Jackson's inauguration event?
- What were the cons of Jackson leaving office?
- What is secession?
- What were the cons of Jackson having tariffs?
- a He left the office too "puffed up"
The USA went into a depression
- b Tariffs made imported goods more expensive than American-made goods
Southern planters depended on the foreign trading of goods, so the tariffs drastically hurt their economy
The tariffs fueled the fires of a national debate that had been raging
- c His conflicts with Adams forced the Democratic-Republican party to split into separate political groups
In order to win the election, he had to pass John Adams off as a "rich man" representative, making him seem unrelatable to the common man
His tactics during the 1828 campaign were vicious, and made personal attacks on his opponent's family
- d Kept South Carolina for seceding, or withdrawing, from the Union
States that each state had a right to nullify, or reject a federal law considered unconstitutional
Creator, John C. Calhoun, believed that Congress did not have the right to impose a tariff that favored one part of the country over another
- e a separation or withdrawal from an alliance or federation
5 Multiple choice questions
- Congress passed a bill that significantly raised tariffs on raw materials and manufactured goods
The Southerners hated it and called it the Tariff of Abomination
The tariff hit South Carolina's economy hard
- By ordering the Native Americans to leave their land, the United States grew larger
Some Native Americans were assimilated into white culture, and learned many new things
- Invented the Cherokee's written language to help them share the power with whites and keep their independance
- A Native American tribe who refused to leave their homelands of Florida. The Second Seminole War was a result of this. The Seminoles hid in the Everglades and planned attacks against the U.S. Army
- His election was hailed as a victory for working people, and it inspired them
A new political era began
He made a promise to the country to reform the government
5 True/False questions
Who was Martin Van Buren? → Invented the Cherokee's written language to help them share the power with whites and keep their independance
What was the Indian Removal Act? → Idea of widening political power to more of the people
Insured the idea of majority rule
As a result of the Jacksonian Democracy, the number of voters increased
What were the pros of Jackson targeting the Second Bank? → The bank went out of business, and all of the employees who worked there lost their jobs
Since the state banks became popular, they issued too much money
The value of the dollar went down
People now had to pay in gold and silver
Jackson left office while the economy was in the Panic of 1837
What were the 3 economic issues after Jackson got elected? → He left the office too "puffed up"
The USA went into a depression
Who were the Northeastern people? → Wanted Western lands sold at higher prices
Supported federal spending on internal improvements
Supported high tariffs