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5 Matching questions

  1. What were the pros of Jackson's inauguration event?
  2. What were the pros of Jackson beginning office?
  3. Where did the Cherokee come from?
  4. What were the pros of Jackson's Native American views?
  5. What were the pros of Jackson targeting the Second Bank?
  1. a 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
  2. b Inspired many people to get interested in politics and the presidency candidates

    His majority rule concept widened political power to more of the country's people

    He earned the trust of the people and received the most popular votes
  3. c Georgia, Kentucky, and Tennessee
  4. d Jackson found the bank's president, Mr. Biddle, corrupt and chose to protect the U.S. citizens by shutting his bank down

    He found the bank unconstitutional, didn't renew Mr. Biddle's charter, and put an emphasis on state banks

    The state banks made getting loans easier

    Economy boomed
  5. e 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. Tariffs made American-made goods less expensive than imports, protecting the Northeastern factories
  2. Practice of giving government jobs to political backers

    Jackson's inauguration led to a change in cabinet, which he was accused of using the spoils system

    Following the accusation, Jackson defended himself by stating the principle of rotation in office
  3. 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

    Inflation happened

    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
  4. The sales of Western public land
    Federal spending
    Rising tariffs
  5. Invented the Cherokee's written language to help them share the power with whites and keep their independance

5 True/False questions

  1. What was the Second Bank?Most powerful bank in the country

    Set policies that controlled nation's money supply

    Since the bank made loans to members of Congress, the bank could influence the lawmakers decisions

    Jackson believed the bank had too much power

    To stay in business, the bank needed a charter, or a written grant, from the federal government

    Jackson let Congress renew the charter, but he vetoed the renewal

    Set out to demolish the bank, Jackson and his supporters put government funds in state banks

    Although the bank stuck back by making it harder to borrow money, Jackson prevailed


  2. What happened during the "after-Jackson" depression?The sales of Western public land
    Federal spending
    Rising tariffs


  3. 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


  4. Who were the Northeastern people?Formed by Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, and other lawmakers against Jackson

    Strongly opposed "King Andrew Jackson" and supporters

    Believed that Congress represented the people, not the president

    Blamed Van Buren for the Panic of 1837

    Chose William Henry Harrison of Ohio as their presidential candidate and John Tyler as his running mate

    Harrison won the election, but died shortly after his inauguration. John Tyler soon became president.


  5. Who was Martin Van Buren?Won because of attractive political and personal qualities
    Had anti-slavery beliefs
    Won the election with over 50% of the votes