1. Which of the Plains Indians tribes joined together in the mid-nineteenth century to form a
powerful alliance that ruled the northern plains?
a. Cheyenne, Arapaho, Sioux
2. How did the US expansion to the SW affect Spanish-speaking communitie
Notes on the Gilded Age
Overview of the Gilded Age:
The Civil War and Reconstruction had divided America. However, even before
Reconstruction ended Americas industrial expansion was well under way. England
and Germany had gone through
A French company dug a canal part of the way through Panama in the 1880s.
The United States agreed to pay $10 million plus $250,000 a year for the Panama Canal Zone.
John Hay called Spanish-American War a splendid little war
There will only be one short essay category. Students will be required to write on two from the list (each
question will be worth 15 points each). Each essay should be one-half to three-quarters of a blue book
page (please see note on review regarding ess