Content Standards: HS.UH.I.UE.2
Gather information and evidence from credible sources representing a variety of perspectives relevant to compelling and/or supporting questions in U.S. history.
I can explain the major events of the Jefferson and Madison administrations, and I can analyze the impact that each had on the size and scope of the national government.
Critical Vocabulary: First Party System, Loose vs. Strict Construction, Elastic Clause, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, Marbury v. Madison, Louisiana Purchase, War of 1812, Missouri Compromise, Monroe Doctrine, American System, Henry Clay, Election of 1824, Second Party System, Democrats, Whigs, Andrew Jackson, Indian Removal Act, Nullification Crisis, John C. Calhoun, Bank War, Erie Canal, Cotton Gin, Telegraph, Factory System, Lowell Mills, Nativism, Know-Nothing Party, Abolition Movement, Frederick Douglass, Seneca Falls Convention, Declaration of Sentiments, Elizabeth Cady Stanton