Flashcards in Chapter 11-12 Formation of Politics & Expansion Deck (65)
How many political parties did America for the most part had in the Era of Good Feelings?
Where did Andrew Jackson live in his childhood?
What election did Andrew Jackson run in?
What is the name of the Election of 1824?
the Corrupt Bargain
Who wins the election of 1824?
John Quincy Adams
Who became the secretary of state in the election of 1824?
What party was Jackson in?
What were the points of the Jacksonian Democracy?(4)
strict interpretation of the constitution, hands off approach to economy, patronage system
What is the Manifest Destiny?
it is God's will that America should go from Coast to Coast
What does the Spoil System do?
it rotates the people in office
Do southerners like tariffs and what did they call it?
no a Tariff of Abomination
What is the argument in the Nullification?
the states can have power over the supreme court.
Who does the whig party oppose?
How did Jackson close the national bank?
He put all of the governments money in small pet banks.
Who led the Whig Party originally?
Clay and Webster
Who proposed the Indian Removal Act?
Where were the Indians proposed to be moved to?
Who won the 1836 Election and why?
Martin Van Buren, the whig party had 4 candidates
Why was Tyler thrown in as vice President?
for regional reasons
Who is the American Scholar?
What mill was used as an example mill?
Who did the Lowell Mills appeal to?
women and girls
Who were the Boston Associates?
those who invested into the textile industry
Who was Samuel Slater?
a British textile mechanic who stole all the plans of the machines
What are the three things needed for mills?
water, work force, machines
How were the mills powered?
What was the Lowell Offering?
a newspaper for workers of Lowell Mills
What did the steam boat offer?
a method of going upstream
Where was the Erie canal?