answer the following questions (80 words each):
1. How did the Erie Canal’s construction help to modernize the United States? What were some of the most important consequences of the Canal’s construction? Are large projects like this important for the country? Why or why not?
2. What were some of the most important consequences of the 1824 election? In your opinion, was it a “corrupt bargain” as Jackson claimed, or were Adams’s actions justified?
To answer question 1, you must refer to the book Artificial River.