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DBQ essay DUE on January 2nd, Wednesday

Posted in Civil War, DBQ, Uncategorized on December 16, 2018 by mrkufs

Look on PAGE 315 of your AMSCO book.  There will you find a DBQ on the steps to the Civil War.  There are 7 documents and you are expected to use and label each of them in their usage like (Doc 1) this.  The essay should have a clear thesis statement in the introduction paragraph and should read like this:

“The Civil War was not inevitable; it was a result of extremism and failures of leadership on both sides IS a valid statement in regards to _________, _________, and _________.”

or

“The Civil War was not inevitable; it was a result of extremism and failures of leadership on both sides IS a valid statement in regards to _________, _________, although it was inevitable because of ________.”

or

“The Civil War was not inevitable; it was a result of extremism and failures of leadership on both sides IS NOT a valid statement in regards to __________, __________, and _________.”

REMEMBER- YOU MUST HAVE OUTSIDE INFORMATION!!! USE THE INFORMATION YOU LEARNED FROM YOUR JOURNAL ENTRIES!!!

I will be available to help with this Eagle Mod December 17th and 18th!

 

 

 

 

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Video on Compromise of 1850 to the tune of “Shake It Off”

Posted in 1850's, Uncategorized on December 5, 2018 by mrkufs

Population Density Map 1860

Posted in 1850's, Uncategorized on December 5, 2018 by mrkufs

Railroads by 1860

Posted in 1850's, Uncategorized on December 5, 2018 by mrkufs

Causes of Civil War

Posted in 1850's, Uncategorized on December 5, 2018 by mrkufs

Mexican War in 3 Minutes

Posted in Manifest Destiny, Uncategorized on November 29, 2018 by mrkufs

http://americanhistory.about.com/od/warsanddiplomacy/a/The-Mexican-War-And-Manifest-Destiny.htm

The Reform Tradition of 1830’s-60’s-Part 1

Posted in Reform, Uncategorized on November 15, 2018 by mrkufs

Election of 1824 and 1828

Posted in Andrew Jackson, Uncategorized on November 14, 2018 by mrkufs

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APUSH Review Chapter 7-8-9 Amsco Video

Posted in Sectionalism, Uncategorized on November 13, 2018 by mrkufs

110-118 Essential Questions on the 1790’s

Posted in 1790's, Uncategorized on October 22, 2018 by mrkufs

From reading pages 110-118, answer these essential questions:

1. Explain how Washington organized the Executive Branch in detail:

2. What was the Federal Court System?

3. What were the three parts of Hamilton’s Financial Program?
i. _________________
ii. _________________
iii. _________________
4. Who opposed Hamilton’s Financial Program and why?
5. What was the struggle over the National Bank?
FOREIGN AFFAIRS:
6. Describe Americans role in the French Revolution:
7. Detail the following:
a. Proclamation of Neutrality-
b. “Citizen” Genet-
c. The Jay Treaty-
d. The Pinckney Treaty-
DOMESTIC (here at home) AFFAIRS:
8. Detail the following:
a. American Indian issues:
b. Whiskey Rebellion and how was it handled differently than Shays’?

9. Describe the origins of the first two Political Parties?
10. What was Washington’s Farewell Address and its parts of advice?




11. Detail the XYZ Affair:
12. What were the Alien and Sedition acts? Describe…
13. Describe the Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions:
14. Describe the Election of 1800 including candidates, results, and transfer of power.

Welcome Back, Jefferson

Posted in 1790's, Uncategorized on October 21, 2018 by mrkufs

Saratoga/Valley Forge/Yorktown

Posted in American Revolution, Uncategorized on October 9, 2018 by mrkufs

Saratoga 1777 and the Battles in NY

Posted in American Revolution, Uncategorized on October 9, 2018 by mrkufs

Liberty Kids- Second Continental Congress

Posted in Uncategorized on September 29, 2018 by mrkufs

Farmer Refuted and You’ll Be Back

Posted in American Revolution, Hamilton the Musical, Uncategorized on September 27, 2018 by mrkufs

Listen to these two Hamilton songs and answer the following questions:

Farmer Refuted

• What does each character want? How do you know?
• What does Hamilton think of Samuel Seabury?
• How does this song connect to what you already know about loyalists and revolutionaries?

You’ll Be Back

• Who is King George singing to?
• What is he singing about?

John Green on Colonies

Posted in Uncategorized on September 20, 2018 by mrkufs

Triangular Trade

Posted in Colonial, Uncategorized on September 12, 2018 by mrkufs

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History Channel 9/11

Posted in 9/11/01, Uncategorized on September 11, 2018 by mrkufs

https://www.history.com/topics/9-11-attacks/videos/911-timeline

Freestyle Rap Project Beat

Posted in Uncategorized on May 30, 2018 by mrkufs

Famous Whitney Houston 1991 National Anthem

Posted in 1990's, Uncategorized on May 2, 2018 by mrkufs