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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 13, The Great Contradiction.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. When did zeal for reform reach the lower classes, in Sellers's account?
(a) Late 1820s.
(b) Mid 1820s.
(c) Early 1820s.
2. What was NOT a contributing factor to the expansion of literacy in the U.S. in the 1830s?
(a) Industrial jobs required reading and writing.
(b) Novels and newspapers were widely distributed.
(c) Media becomes even cheaper to produce.
(d) Immigration increased.
3. What happened to John Calhoun's political power when Andrew Jackson was elected?
(a) It was exposed.
(b) It increased.
(c) It waned.
(d) It went behind the scenes.
4. Who led South Carolina in opposition to Jackson and Martin Van Buren?
(a) James Monroe.
(b) John Calhoun.
(c) Henry Clay.
(d) Sam Houston.
5. Which of these was NOT a problem Andrew Jackson saw in the National Bank?
(a) Depreciating assets.
(b) Encouraging the concentration of wealth.
(c) Putting the nation into debt.
(d) Creating booms and busts.
Short Answer Questions
1. How did consumerism change as a result of the financial crash?
2. How does Sellers compare James Madison to Thomas Jefferson?
3. What avenue did the Moderate Light use for pushing its agenda?
4. What party's decay led to the formation of the Whigs?
5. What did John Calhoun support?
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