Ep 26 Andrew Jackson and the Battle of the Alamo for 8th Graders

January 9, 2017

Ep 26 Andrew Jackson and the Battle of the Alamo for 8th Graders recorded January 9th, 2017 for the 8th Grade Class. In this podcast, we answer the following questions. 

  1.     Explain the appeal of Andrew Jackson that made him favorable to the common American at the time. 
  2.     What was the Trail of Tears? Why effects did it have? 
  3. Explain the potential economic benefit of a protective tariff? 
  4. (Henry Clay / Stephen Austin) supported the Presidential selection of John Adams over Jackson.

    1. (John Adams / Andrew Jackson) won the popular vote in the election of 1824.
    2. (The Tariff of Abominations / Trail of Tears) hurt business in the South because of increased production costs.

    7.  Describe the Spoils System 

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