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Chapter 11

Sections 1-3

Majority More than half
Plurality Largest single share
Spoils Stystem Practice of handing out government jobs to supporters; replacing government employees with the winning candidate's supporters
Caucus A meeting held by a political party to choose their party's candidate for president or decide policy
Nominating Convention System in which delegates from the states selected party's presidential candidate
Tariff A tax on imports or exports
Nullify To cancel or make ineffective
Secede To leave or withdraw
Relocate To force a person or a group of people to move
Guerrilla Tactics Referring to surprise attacks or raids rather than organized warfair
Veto To reject a bill and prevent it from becoming a law
Depression Feelings of severe despondency and dejection
Laissez-Fairea A policy or attitude of letting things take their own corse
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