United States History Question of the Day

©Greg Feldmeth 2013


One of the first photographs of a president, 1844
(Source: Wikimedia Commons--public domain)

Question 131457:

All but which of the following are true about Andrew Jackson?

A) he issued more vetoes than all of his predecessors combined
B) he fought in the American Revolution as a 13-year-old
C) he and his vice-president, John C. Calhoun, strongly disagreed during the South Carolina nullification crisis
D) he strongly supported the Electoral College as the most effective means of discerning the people's choice for president
E) in addition to his role in defeating the British at New Orleans in the War of 1812, Jackson led several attacks on Indians

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