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Tariff of Abominations "Simulation" - Hook Activity

My students always struggle with the Tariff of Abominations - until this year! I finally created a way for students to understand this tariff. This is a 15

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Tariff of Abominations "Simulation" - Hook Activity

Tariff of Abominations "Simulation" - Hook... by Active History - Elizabeth Cumbie | Teachers Pay Teachers

Nullification Crisis: the north was becoming increasingly industrialized, and the south was remaining to an agricultural lifestyle. Southerners looked to John C. Calhoun for leadership against the "Tariff of Abomination". They had felt this tariff only benefited the North's factories.

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Force Bill (1833) On January 19, 1833, President Andrew Jackson requested Congress to grant him the authority to use the military to enforce tariff laws in any region of the United States. Jackson's request came after South Carolina had declared the hated Tariff of 1828 (also known as the Tariff of Abominations) null and void in November 1832. #history

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The Tariff of Abominations was also the Tariff of 1828. It was proposed by Henry Clay, and it was supposed to protect industry in the Northern United States. It was thought to be an abomination in the South because it did nothing but hurt the region.

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