People and Vocabulary-Chapter 10

Question Answer
suffrage the right to vote
interstate commerce trade between 2 or more states
nullification to declare a federal law unconstitutional
charter legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
spoils system replacing government workers with one's supporters
Henry Clay Congressman from the West; he proposed the American system
Andrew Jackson Known as "Old Hickory"; he was the "people's president"
Sequoyah Cherokee leader who developed a written alphabet for their language
William Henry Harrison Won presidential election of 1840; helped by his "log cabin" campaign
Daniel Webster Congressman from the North-Massachusetts
John C. Calhoun Spokesperson for the west in Congress
James Monroe President who delivered a warning to Europe