- The economic implications of slavery, as opposed to the
political and social ones, were the most important contributors to
sectional conflict in the antebellum period. Support, modify, or
refute this statement. 4 pgs.
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1. Explain how the
Constitution reflected continuity and change when considering the Articles of Confederation. 2. Explain short-term and long-term
causes of the American Revolution, as well as the short-term and
long-term effects. 3. Compare and contrast similarities and
differences regarding the colonial period to that of the new United
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gets updated frequently, and will give you a syllabus, some links,
my thoughts, advice, pictures, and occasional review material.
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George Washington ... 3 pages (all papers this year should be double
spaced and 12 pt Times New Roman). The packet contains both the
story of Washington at the French and Indian War, and his later
Revolutionary War endeavors. Feel free to draw upon other
information from the texbook, but MOST of your argument should
reflect the packet.
Question: Evaluate continuity and
change regarding the character of George Washington from 1754-1799.
Paper 2:4 pages. Use two packets (Ben
Franklin and the Documents on Federalist/Anti-Federalists)
Question: Evaluate similarities and
differences concerning the arguments and beliefs of Federalists and
Anti-Federalists leading up to ratification of the Constitution.
November 13/14 -
Civil War 1; 438-447
November 15 - Civil War 2; 448-452
November 16/17 - Civil War 3; 453-459
November 20 - Reconstruction 1;
November 21/27 -
Reconstruction 2; 477-481; 493-496, 507