Brielle_Glinton_-_Period-5-1844---1877-Review-Sheet_ - Period 5(1844 \u2013 1877 Review Sheet Chapters 13 \u2013 15 of the American History Textbook Chapters

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Period 5 (1844 – 1877) Review Sheet Chapters 13 – 15 of the American History Textbook Chapters 12 – 15 of the America’s History Textbook Chapters 16 – 23 of the American Pageant Textbook Chapters of the Give Me Liberty! Textbook Welcome to Period 5! This period accounts for roughly 13% of the exam – the biggest so far! In past exams, this period has been a popular choice for essays and Short Answer Questions, so make sure you are able to explain main ideas! Potential Short Answer Questions/Essay Topics Include: How could The Mexican-American War be seen As A Turning Point ? Causes and effects of Manifest Destiny Sectional tensions prior to the Civil War – for example, The Compromise of 1850 , The Kansas-Nebraska Act , and The Dred Scott decision . How successful was Reconstruction ? Ways Southern states resisted the 13 – 15 Amendments Why were these years chosen for this period? . How did the government encourage westward migration? What was the free soil movement?
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