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1

How many political parties did America for the most part had in the Era of Good Feelings?

1

2

Where did Andrew Jackson live in his childhood?

Nashville, Tennessee

3

What election did Andrew Jackson run in?

1828.

4

What is the name of the Election of 1824?

the Corrupt Bargain

5

Who wins the election of 1824?

John Quincy Adams

6

Who became the secretary of state in the election of 1824?

Henry Clay

7

What party was Jackson in?

Democrat

8

What were the points of the Jacksonian Democracy?(4)

strict interpretation of the constitution, hands off approach to economy, patronage system

9

What is the Manifest Destiny?

it is God's will that America should go from Coast to Coast

10

What does the Spoil System do?

it rotates the people in office

11

Do southerners like tariffs and what did they call it?

no a Tariff of Abomination

12

What is the argument in the Nullification?

the states can have power over the supreme court.

13

Who does the whig party oppose?

Jackson

14

How did Jackson close the national bank?

He put all of the governments money in small pet banks.

15

Who led the Whig Party originally?

Clay and Webster

16

Who proposed the Indian Removal Act?

Jackson

17

Where were the Indians proposed to be moved to?

Oklahoma

18

Who won the 1836 Election and why?

Martin Van Buren, the whig party had 4 candidates

19

Why was Tyler thrown in as vice President?

for regional reasons

20

Who is the American Scholar?

Emerson

21

What mill was used as an example mill?

Lowell Mills

22

Who did the Lowell Mills appeal to?

women and girls

23

Who were the Boston Associates?

those who invested into the textile industry

24

Who was Samuel Slater?

a British textile mechanic who stole all the plans of the machines

25

What are the three things needed for mills?

water, work force, machines

26

How were the mills powered?

water power

27

What was the Lowell Offering?

a newspaper for workers of Lowell Mills

28

What did the steam boat offer?

a method of going upstream

29

Where was the Erie canal?

New York

30

Is the south making its own items?

no