Why is America not a white mans nation?
Why is America not a white mans nation? America is not a white mans nation because
its a country of immigrants. Tens of millions of immigrants over four centuries have
Briefly explain Americas Second Industrial Revolution. What were the conditions
that enabled it to happen? What were the results?
What is the difference between Vertical and Horizontal Integration?
Explain the increasing wealth and poverty in th
Midterm 2 U.S History
The Mexican American War, the Reform impulse (Abolition movement/Suffrage movement), the
Civil War, Reconstruction, the Gilded Age, and the Progressive Era
Mexican American War
Why did the Mexican government want
Why did Presidential Reconstruction fail?
What proposals were contained in the Moderate's legislation for reconstructing the
South and how did President Andrew Johnson respond to that legislation?
How did the Reconstruction Acts o
What did the American Colonization Society advocate? What did it help establish
in Africa? What were some of the reasons presented in support of this idea?
How did the abolition movement of the 1830s differ from the American
Progressives were quite diverse and often disagreed on many issues.
However, they all had one thing in common in terms of their view of
government. Explain how progressives felt about the role of government in
American society. Explain what was accomplis
U.S History Midterm # 1 Review
Why did the colonists feel that new taxes imposed upon them by Parliament was unfair?
Because the colonists had no representation in the parliament (theory of representation)
How did Parliament justify themselves?
U.S History (3.23)
The politics of Progressivism
Most American progressives was devoted to social rec rather than
Reforms were often contradictorily
17th amend. Expanded democracy
ended with suffrage for women
U.S History Final Exam Study Guide
1.) Explain the contradictions in Woodrow Wilsons neutrality policy. What were the two
challenges that would steer America towards war?
American neutrality in World War I lasted for almost 3 years as the
main ideas Anne Moody
Her family didnt want the her to participate in civil rights
Issues within the African American Community between light skin and dark skin
Education and knowledge
Her family had more fear about the
San Jos State University
History/Political Science 15A2:
American History & Government
Hist 15A-2, M/W 10:30 to 11:45 am DMH 150
Fall 2014 Semester
Discuss why Cyrus and Darius were successful in building the Achaemenid Empire.-Starting with Cyrus who reigned from 558-530 BCE who was also known as Cyrus the Shepherd. He was identified as a tough wildly leader and outstanding military strategist. C
Ina Liaina Hist15B 4/28/08 A Life in Flight by H.Q. Hgoc: Discussion Question #4 Yes the author does take sides in the conflict between North and South Vietnam. He said that, "I was sure I hated the Viet Cong since they had brought destruction to my villa
Bubonic plague-during the 1330s plague erupted in south-western China. From there it spread throughout China and central Asia,
and by the 1340s it had reached southwest Asia and Europe, where it became known as the Black Death. Bubonic plague
1. What is Lappes definition of democracy and how does it differ from the definition of
democracy you see being practiced around you?
Lappes definition of democracy, set of system qualities th
March 4, 2010
Issue 2: Was Sumerian Civilization Exclusively Male Dominated?
The Sumerians were the first civilization of Mesopotamia and is one of the earliest in
human history. Sumerian society was divided
Pablo Picasso, a great painter and sculptor that he was, has left behind a legacy of some
great works of art. His works are a source of inspiration for many upcoming artists and a subject
of admiration for all the lovers of art.
Facts about the Li
Ina Liaina Hist15B 4/28/08
A Life in Flight by H.Q. Hgoc: Discussion Question #4 Yes the author does take sides in the conflict between North and South Vietnam. He said that, "I was sure I hated the Viet Cong since they had brought destruction to m
Hill Book (Essay)
Ch.2, Ch.5, and Ch.10 Essay
Ch.2 Expand Voter Participation:
People do not vote for many reasons and therefore do not participate in the elections.
Some do not vote because they feel that their vote will not matter
Extra Credit: Tom Campbell
Former GOP congressman Tom Campbell, who is running for governor of California, is a
very hardworking man. He strives to make changes of some of the issues California is facing
today if he were to become governor. These are his
Extra Credit: Steve Poizner
Steve Poizner is also a candidate for the California governor position. Before he became
Californias Insurance Commissioner, Steve served as a White House Fellow and was
appointed as the director of Critical Infrastructure Prot
Civil war Questions
Why was the War Between the States or the War of the Rebellion called the
first modern war? What were the major differences between the North and the
South in terms of demographics, economy, and resources?
What military advantages did