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Who were the candidates in the election of 1824?
John Quincy Adams
Henry Clay
Andrew Jackson
William Crawford
What were the results of the election?
Jackson - popular vote
No candidate - electoral vote
House chose Adams
Clay was Speaker and influenced vote
Adams made Clay Secretary of State
Who won the election if 1828?
Jackson - represented the common people
What was suffrage?
the right to vote

all white men over 21 could vote regardless of whether or not they owned land
What are Whigs?
a political party that supported John Quincy Adams
Who supported Andrew Jackson?
What is a caucus?
private meeting of political party leaders to choose a candidate
What is a Nominating Convention?
a meeting at which a political party selects a candidate for President