Andrew Jackson was famous for hunting bear and fighting “Indians”. In the presidential election of 1828, he swept the vote (this means he won the majority) in the South and the West.
Why do you think the rugged Jackson had such appeal in these regions? Why do you think he didn’t carry any state in the Northeast?
American History 1
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.