Textbook Assignments **All of the material below is on the digital history (see course home page) **You will be tested on all of this material on the respective quizzes
Native Americans (Read this for quiz 1) “ The First Americans” (Not a link…go to the assigned website)
European Society (Read this for quiz 1) Colonial Era/Exploration and Discovery The Significance of 1492 European Commercial and Financial Expansion Slavery and Spanish Colonization The Meaning of America The Black Legend Colonial Era/17th Century (Read below for quiz 1) European Colonization North of Mexico Spanish Colonization English Settlement Colonial Era/17 century (Read below for quiz 2) English Colonization Begins ...view middle of the document...
S. Constitution and the Organization of the National Government The Constitution and Slavery Ratifying the Constitution The Bill of Rights Amending the Constitution Why has the Constitution survived? How has the constitutional system changed? Constitutional Quiz
1790’s (Read for quiz 6) Early National Period/Critical Era The Federalist Era James Thomson Callender, Scandalmonger The Formative Decade The First National Census Challenges Facing the Nation Defining the Presidency Alexander Hamilton's Financial Program The Birth of Political Parties Years of Crisis The Election of 1796 The Presidency of John Adams The Revolution of 1800 Conclusion
Jeffersonian America ( Quiz 6) An Affair of Honor Jefferson in Power War on the Judiciary The Louisiana Purchase Conspiracies The Eagle, the Tiger, and the Shark The Embargo of 1807
War of 1812 (Read for Quiz 7)
The Eagle, the Tiger, and the Shark The Embargo of 1807 A Second War of Independence The War of 1812 The War’s Significance Era of Good Feelings (Read for quiz 7) The Growth of American Nationalism Shifting Political Values Strengthening American Finances Protecting American Industry Judicial Nationalism Conquering Space Defending American Interests in Foreign Affairs The Growth of Political Factionalism and Sectionalism
Jacksonian America (Read for quiz 8) Rise of Democratic Politics Emergence of a New Party System The Presidency of John Quincy Adams The Presidency of Andrew Jackson Indian Removal Nullification The Celebrated Bank War The Whigs Reform America (Read for quiz 8) Religion Introduction Religious Liberalism Simple Truth in the Open Air Evangelical Revivalism Enslaved African Americans and Religious Revivalism Religious Ferment The Mormons American Catholics American Jews African American Churches Religious Freedom and the Founders Religion and the U.S. Constitution Pre-Civil War Reform (quiz 8) Introduction Moral Reform Social Reform and the Problem of Crime in a Free Society The Struggle for Public Schools
Assisting the Disabled Radical Reform and Antislavery Antislavery Timeline Women's Rights Utopian Socialism Pre-Civil War American Culture (quiz 8) Introduction Creating a Distinctly American Culture American Transcendentalism The American Renaissance American Ethnic Literature The Artist in American Society The Birth of American Popular Culture Manifest Destiny and War (Read for quiz 9) Westward Expansion Zorro: Ficton and Fact Spanish America Impact of the Mexican...