CHAPTER 7 BALANCING NATIONALISM AND SECTIONALISM QUESTIONS 1.What factors led to the growth of the U.S. economy in the early 1800s? (economic system, inventions, new manufacturing methods). How did this affect the American’s lived and worked? 2.How did the cotton gin revive slavery in the South? How did it change the way southerners farmed? 3.What did the Monroe Doctrine say? Could America effectively uphold this doctrine in the early 1800s? Explain. Why is the doctrine still important today? 4.How did the issue of tariffs almost split the country and send into a civil war? Why was the issue of nullification so critical in keeping the country together? 5.What did the U.S. government do to the “Five Civilized Tribes”? How did the Cherokee try to resist and what eventually happened to their people? 6.How did Jackson’s opposition to the Bank of the U.S. affect the election of 1832? What did his opponents hope to do by making Jackson veto the charter and what actually happened?