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chapter 12 s.s quiz
|john quincy adams
|monroes secretary of state
|former military hero from tenessee
|idea of spreading political power to all the people and ensuring majority rule
|practice of giving government job to political backers
|invented a writing system of 86 characters for the cherokee language
|indian removal act
|in 1830, this acts called for the government to negotiate treaties that would require indians to relocate west
|indians moved here. now oklahoma and part of kansas and nebraska
|trail of tears
|harsh journey of the cherokee from their homeland to the indian territory.
|hiding in everglades, him and his band used suprise attacks to defeat the u.s army in many battles.
|jacksons vice president... debate over states rights.
|tariff of abominations
|raised all the tariffs on raw materials and manufactured goods.
|doctrine of nullification
|a state, calhoun said, had the right to reject a federal law that it considers unconstitutional.
|webster- hayne debate
|1830 debate between daniel webster and robert hayne
|senator from massachusettes and the most powrful speaker of his time
|senator from south carolinia
|withdrawel from the union
|increase in prices and decrease in the value of money
|martin van buren
|elected president in 1836
|panic of 1837
|widespread fear about the state of the economy
|severe economic slump
|jackson opponents created this. it was named after a british party that opposed royal power.they opposed the concentration of power in the cheif excutive- who they mockingly called" king andrew" jackson.
|william henry harrison
|in 1840, the whigs chose him to run for president.
|whigs chose him to run for vice president.