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Warm-up! Look at the cartoon and decide how you think Andrew Jackson felt about a National Bank. Write 3 sentences to describe your feelings. Write: I can summarize arguments by Andrew Jackson against The National Bank • When you see write!! Andrew Jackson – Democrats (review) • I believe in limited government • I believe in a strict interpretation of the Constitution • I OPPOSE the National Bank • I OPPOSE tariffs • My supporters are immigrants, farmers and frontiersman • Legacy – what you leave behind • Elitists - The belief that certain persons or members of certain classes or groups deserve favored treatment based on their perceived superiority, social status, or financial resources. Andrew Jackson’s Legacy • My election showed a shift from elitists to the common man. • I eliminated property ownership as a requirement for voting! This expanded voting rights. • Institution - A society or organization founded for a religious, educational, social, or similar purpose (ex. College, bank, church) • Charter – A written grant by a country’s government that allows creation on an institution (ex. A National Bank) • Veto – to reject a law Read pg. 348 “War Against the Bank” • Answer the following questions: YES – write the question!! 1. Who did Andrew Jackson think was in control of the Bank of the United States? 2. In the election of 1832 who were Jackson’s opponents? – You have ten minutes to complete!! The Bank of the United States is too powerful!! The Bank of the United States controls all of the money in the U.S. The Bank of the United States is run by ELITISTS! I will VETO the CHARTER for the Bank of the United States. Andrew Jackson & The National Bank • The National Bank is too powerful. • The National Bank controls all of the money in the U.S. • The National Bank is run by ELITISTS! • I will VETO the CHARTER to keep the National Bank running. Meaningful Conversation Do you think that the country today is run by elitists or the common man? 2 minutes to discuss with partner. Be prepared to share one answer. I can summarize landmark supreme court cases. Warm-up: Finish the sentence stem. 1.)The election of Andrew Jackson in 1828 ______________________________________. 2.) ______________________________________. Write anything you want regarding to the election of Andrew Jackson. MUST HAVE 2 sentences. (: Page 325 – 325 McCullough vs. Maryland 1. Who: 2. Issue: 3. Court’s Decision: 4. Significance of the Decision: Page 625-626: McCullough v. Maryland • Who: James McCullough & Maryland Bank • Issue: The state of Maryland tried to tax its’ branch of the National Bank • Court’s Decision: States can’t claim to have power over the federal government • Significance of the Decision: Power of the federal government is upheld by the Supreme Court Meaningful Conversation: • Do you agree with the Supreme Court ruling in McCullough v. Maryland? Why or why not. • Be prepared to share one reason. Page 624: Gibbons v. Ogden • Who: • Issue: • Court’s Decision: • Significance of the Decision: Page 325: Gibbons v. Ogden • Who: Thomas Gibbons & Aaron Ogden • Issue: Steamship operations fought over shipping rights on Hudson River in New Jersey and New York • Court’s Decision: Only the federal government has the power to regulate interstate commerce • Significance of the Decision: Federal governments power is reinforced Quiz Question 1. How did the Supreme Court’s decision in McCullough vs. Maryland show they interpreted the Constitutional principle of federalism? A. only the federal government could regulate banks B. If Maryland taxed the bank, they had to give the money to the government Quiz Question 2. Which political party in 1828 supported Andrew Jackson? A. Anti-Mason Party B. Democratic Party C. Whig Party D. Federalist Party Quiz Question 3. Which political party rejected the national bank? A. Anti-Mason Party B. Democratic Party C. Whig Party D. Federalist Quiz Question 4. Which of the following people supported a national bank? A. James Madison B. Andrew Jackson C. Alexander Hamilton D. all of the above True or False 5. The election of Andrew Jackson in 1828 demonstrated a shift from the common man to the elitists. Quiz Question 6. Which group of people supported Andrew Jackson? A. Whigs B. Common People C. Elitists D. Wealthy Bankers Quiz Question 7. Which of the following is a reason that Jackson OPPOSED the National Bank? A. The bank had corrupt leaders. B. The bank threatened foreign trade. C. The bank had too much power over the economy and favored the wealthy. D. It restricted Jackson from raising tariffs. Quiz Question 8. During the Nullification Crisis who would have likely said the following? “ Our federal union … must be preserved.” A. Northerners B. Southerners Quiz Question 9. During the Nullification Crisis who would have likely said the following? “The Union – next to our liberty, most dear.” A. Northerners B. Southerners Quiz Question • What was the significance of the Gibbons v. Ogden Supreme Court Case? A. States can regulate commerce between one another. B. States can regulate trade on rivers between states. C. Only the federal government has the power to regulate interstate commerce.