Archive for October, 2016

The Duel

Posted in Early National Years on October 27, 2016 by mrkufs

Hamilton and Burr’s famous duel explained in a minute or so.

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One Minute Louisiana Purchase

Posted in Uncategorized with tags on October 27, 2016 by mrkufs

Study Guide for Articles/Constitution Exam

Posted in Uncategorized on October 18, 2016 by mrkufs

Here is a study guide for the October 20 Unit Exam on the Constitution and Articles of Confederation:

  1. Reread Amsco Book pages 91-94 and 103-109.
  2. Study Federalism and know the powers that are divided into Fed/State/Both
  3. Know ALL 10 Amendments
  4. Know the terms from the notes like unwritten Constitution, lobbying, the Elastic Clause, census, etc.
  5. Understand checks and balances and the three branches of government
  6. Know all four compromises
  7. Know the key names from the Constitutional Convention and their intent and methods
  8. Understand the “genius” of the Constitution and be able to elaborate