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THIS IS AN OPTIONAL ENRICHMENT ASSIGNMENT. PRINT AND COMPLETE IN INK. Name:_______________________________________ Class Period:____ Due Date:___/____/____ Guided Reading & Analysis: The Growth of Cities and American Culture, 1865-1900 Chapter 18-Urbanization pp 360-373Reading Assignment: Ch. 18 AMSCO; If you do not have the AMSCO text, use chapter 25 of American Pageantand/or online resources such as the website, podcast, crash course video, chapter outlines, Hippocampus, etc.Purpose: This guide is not only a place to record notes as you read, but also to provide a place and structure for reflections and analysisusing your noggin (thinking skills) with new knowledge gained from the reading. This guide, if THOUGHFULLY completed in its entiretyBOP (Beginning of Period) by the due date, can be used on the corresponding quiz as well as earn bonus points. Mastery of the course and AP exam await all who choose to processthe information as they read/receive. This is an optional assignment. SR« \RXQg JedL« ZKaW LV \RXU cKRLce? DR? OU dR QRW? TKeUe LV QR WU\.William Le Baron Jenny built the ten story Home Insurance Company building in Chicago (pictured above) which was the first true American skyscraper. Public Domain. Directions: 1.Pre-Read:Read the prompts/questions within this guide before you read the chapter. 2.Skim:Flip through the chapter and note titles and subtitles. Look at images and read captions. Get a feel for the content you are about to read. 3.Read/Analyze:Read the chapter. If you have your own copy of AMSCO, Highlight key events and people as you read. Remember, the goal is not WR ³ILVK´ IRU a VSHFLILF aQVZHU(V) WR UHaGLQJ JXLGH TXHVWLRQV, bXW WR consider questions in order to critically understand what you read! 4.Write Write (do not type) your notes and analysis in the spaces provided. Complete it in INK! Key Concepts FOR PERIOD 6: Key Concept 6.1: Technological advances, large-scale productionmethods, and the opening of new markets encouraged the rise of industrial capitalism in the United States. Key Concept 6.2: The migrations that accompaniedindustrialization transformed both urban and rural areas of the United States and caused dramatic social and cultural change. Key Concept 6.3: The Gilded Age produced new cultural andintellectual movements, public reform efforts, and political debates over economic and social policies. Section 1 Background and Introduction, page 360 Read page 360 and additional information below, Highlight main events, and address the question that follows. In 1800, the then sixteen United States were still largely agricultural. Just four cities, New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Boston had populations over 20,000, while the nationwide population was 5.3 million. By 1893, after the industrial and transportation revolutions, the growth of slavery, westward expansion, the Civil War, Emancipation, and Reconstruction, the forty-five United States had drastically transformed to become a diverse population of nearly 76 million people. Over 100 cities had populations over 20,000, and

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