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Andrew Jackson DBQ

How Democratic Was Andrew Jackson?

Background:

Background is not limited to
Jackson's life. How did the
first 6 Presidents utilize
Presidential Power?
Highlight each President
with respect to their
approach to the office and
the decisions they made
when in office.

Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes

Andrew Jackson DBQ

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Jackson wins the
Presidency.

1) What is a
Presidential
Elector?
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2) What is more
democratic, a
Presidential Elector
chosen by "L" or by
"P"? Explain.

Jackson
loses after
House of
Reps decides
in favor of
JQA

Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes

Jackson leaves
the Presidency

3) According to this
chart, was the
method of electing a
president becoming
more democratic
during the Jackson
years? What is the
evidence?

Andrew Jackson DBQ

1) What is
Jackson's opinion
on who should be
allowed to vote in
the Territory of
Florida in 1822?
2) Is this a
democratic point of
view?

1) According to
Bailey and
Kennedy, was
America becoming
more democratic in
1828, the year
Jackson was first
elected president?
2) What is Bailey
and Kennedy's
evidence?

Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes

Andrew Jackson DBQ

1) According to
historian Robert
Remini, what three
proposals does
Jackson make
regarding a) the
Electoral College, b)
the length of term,
and c) the election
of US senators?
2)Is this evidence
that Andrew
Jackson was
democratic?

1) Does the
cartoonist view
Andrew Jackson
was democratic?
2) What details
does the cartoonist
include to make his
argument?

Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes

Andrew Jackson DBQ

1) What is
Jackson's general
opinion about the
national bank?
2) What are two of
Jackson's specific
criticisms of the
bank?
3) Is Jackson's
position on the
national bank
democratic or
undemocratic?

1) What does US
Senator Daniel
Webster think about
Jackson's bank
message?
2) Does...
Andrew Jackson DBQ
Mr. Gurczeski's "Model" Notes
How Democratic Was Andrew Jackson?
Background:
Background is not limited to
Jackson's life. How did the
first 6 Presidents utilize
Presidential Power?
Highlight each President
with respect to their
approach to the office and
the decisions they made
when in office.