John adams was fighting in the 1824 election against Andrew Jackson. Jackson had won the most votes but not the majority. So the house of representatives had to step in and decide the winner. Since John adams had more connections than Andrew he won.
South Carolina Nullification 1828
The tariff of abomination was a tariff designed to help protect northern industries by putting a higher tax on imported goods. The south did not like it since now they were forced to pay for expensive northern goods
Worcester vs Georgia 1830
In 1828 jackson ran for the election again. This time he had a lot of support from the common man and he won easily.
Trail of Tears 1836
After the tariff of abomination was passed South Carolina did not like it very much. So John.C.Calhoun said to nullify the law. Jackson got mad at them for nullifying so he asked peacefully then with the army. Henry Clay came in and proposed a compromise. South carolina accepted and backed down.
Worcester a missionary went to live with indians. He was then arrested so he sued Georgia and helped the cherokee. The court ruled in cherokees favor and cherokee kept land since georgia tried taking it even though they had a treaty for the land.
The cherokee were forced to move by Andrew jackson. THey moved west of the mississippi. Many died on this march and it was terrible