APUSH 2018 SYLLABUS
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Test Essays: eFlash
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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
3. Compare and contrast similarities and
differences regarding the colonial period to that of the new United
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Paper 1 -
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.
September 6 - First Day
September 7/8 - Political Spectrum and Colonies
September 11 -
Virginia and New England; Read,
September 12/13 - The Great
Awakening, Colonial Legislatures; 62-76, 86-95, and Zenger Trial
September 14 - French
and Indian War, Revolution Causes; 107-127
September 15/18 - Read
Revolution; 128-155 Washington
Paper is Due!
September 19 - Articles of
September 20/25 - Constitution; 170-179
September 26 - Crash
Course on Government … You MUST have read your government packet
September 27/28 - Discussion,
and Paper on “Bundle of Compromises” is due.
September 29- Test
October 3 -
and Political Parties; 182-192