14. One unfortunate consequence of the spoils system was
a. the weakening of political parties.
b. a growing lack of interest in politics.
c. a growing conflict between the executive and legislative branches of government.
d. an increase in competence and corruption in government.
15. The nullification crisis in South Carolina ended when
16. Jackson’s veto of the bank recharter bill represented
17. One important result of President Jackson’s destruction of the Bank of the United States was
c. the American banking system’s dependence on European investment and control.
d. the lack of a stable banking system to finance the era of rapid industrialization.