Ch 7: MTEL History: Jacksonian Democracy

About This Chapter

Let us show you everything you need to know about Jacksonian Democracy in preparation for the MTEL History Exam. These video lessons and self-assessment quizzes provide several approaches to help you correctly answer questions about this subject on the test.

MTEL History: Jacksonian Democracy - Chapter Summary

Use the lessons in this chapter to help you review material on Jacksonian Democracy in preparation for the MTEL History Exam. The videos cover the topics you need to know, including:

  • The election of President John Quincy Adams
  • Politics of President Andrew Jackson
  • The Indian Removal Act of 1837
  • Events during Jacksonian America
  • The presidencies of Van Buren and Harrison

Our knowledgeable instructors take you through every aspect of Jacksonian Democracy, highlighting the most important terms and concepts so you are prepared for the test. By learning in multiple ways, getting the important points becomes easier and more enjoyable.

Objectives of the MTEL History: Jacksonian Democracy Chapter

The MTEL History exam is a comprehensive test that evaluates your understanding of U.S. and world history. Your score will be used to determine if you are eligible for a history teacher's license in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The topics in the Jacksonian Democracy chapter are part of the U.S. History subarea, which makes up 30% of the exam questions. The self-assessment quizzes that accompany each lesson let you evaluate how well you understand the material and give you experience answering the types of questions that will be found on the test.

There are 100 multiple-choice and two open-response questions on the exam. For the multiple-choice items, you will read a passage and then select the correct answer from several possibilities shown to you. For the open-response items, you will need to create a cohesive and logical essay that demonstrates your ability to integrate information from multiple areas of history.

Chapter Practice Exam
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