The Federalist Era is the period of time between the ratification of the Constitution and Jeffersonâ€™s inauguration as president. During this time, the new nation struggled to find firm footing. What were the achievements of the Federalist Era? What were its failings? Write an essay answering both questions.
Write a well-constructed essay supporting either Andrew Jackson or the re-election of John Quincy Adams.
Keep the following points in mind as you write your essay:
Determine your position and plan your essay by listing the reasons for it.
Be sure you back up your position with clearly stated reasons. Use at least one primary source.
Read your essay aloud to be sure that it makes sense.
Check your grammar, spelling, and punctuation.
Doesnt have to be a very long essay
Compare and contrast the northern and southern United States between 1800 and 1850. Write three or four paragraphs about the similarities and the differences between the two regions. Your essay should include discussions of the economy, social structure, daily life, and social attitudes. In your concluding paragraph, predict how society and attitudes will develop in the West. Which region would the West be more likely to side with on important issues?