Ch 41: MTEL Middle School Humanities: The Jacksonian Democracy

About This Chapter

This chapter on The Jacksonian Democracy is a great way to buff up your knowledge on the topic going into the MTEL Middle School Humanities exam, part of which will include questions related to the content you'll review in this chapter.

MTEL Middle School Humanities: The Jacksonian Democracy - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides a review of key details involved with the presidency of Andrew Jackson and the time period surrounding it. After studying with this chapter, you'll have an enhanced ability to answer questions pertaining to:

  • President John Quincy Adams and the election of 1824
  • President Andrew Jackson and the Age of the Common Man
  • The Trail of Tears and Jackson's Indian Removal Act of 1830
  • Jacksonian America
  • Presidents Martin Van Buren and William Henry Harrison

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MTEL Middle School Humanities: Reading Expository Texts Chapter Objectives

The MTEL Middle School Humanities test is intended to measure your knowledge of the field through the course of 100 multiple-choice questions and 2 open-response questions spread across six separate subtests. The exam is computer-based and allows test-takers up to four hours to finish. A passing score on the exam is 240.

The content covered in this chapter will make up part of the history subtest, which as a whole will count towards 25% of your overall exam score. Reviewing with this chapter will help you ensure that questions concerning the Jacksonian democracy and related historical events don't get in your way of performing well on the exam.

Chapter Practice Exam
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