The Road to Secession Time Line
Description: The Underground Railroad was a way of transporting runaway slaves to the North.
It was comprised of several checkpoints, which were normally safe houses, these w
The Road to Secession
Cause/Description: A system of ways to get slaves from the south to the north to free them. This
system consisted of safe houses and checkpoints for slaves to stop and hide. This was start
The Civil War Map Study
Label the following cities and tell why they are important:
1. New Orleans
New Orleans was the sight of the Battle of New Orleans which dictated the
control of the Mississippi River Valley. When the Confederates lost they lost thei
Stages of the revolution!
No taxation without representation!
Patriot in continental congress!
Join or Die!
Give me liberty or give me death!
Boston Massacre engraving!
Presidential Powers Description
A rule or order issued by the
president to an executive branch
of the government and having
the force of law.
Creation of the homeland
The ability of the pre
Adopted December 6th 1865!
Outlaws slavery and other indentured servitude!
Caused states to use selective enforcement!
Adopted July 9th 1868!
2 year ratication!
"All persons born or naturalized i
1. During the 1920s, cities were becoming more crowded. The urban environment
demanded changes in thinking and everyday living. The city was a competition and
change. They tolerated actions such as drinking, gambling, and casual dating. The
attitudes in c
Chapter 9: Expanding Markets and Moving West
By mid-19th century, the U.S. had become more industrialized (especially in Northeast) &
workers/farmers began to shit from self-sufficiency to specialization. These developments led to
a market revolution wher
How did the weapons and equipment of soldiers evolve from World War One to World War
IB History of the Americas
21 February 2014
Word Count: 1,799
Plan of Investigation
The two World Wars were
Notes on North Amercia, Canada, and the United States, War of 1812
I. On to Canada Over Land and Lakes
Due to widespread disunity, the War of 1812 ranks as one of Americas worst fought wars.
There was not a burning national anger, like there was after the
During the Civil War the South (Confederacy) and the North (Union) were a complete mismatch
in terms of power and strategies favoring the North. The north had industry/factories creating
weapons, supplies, transportation, and a greater quantit
February 14, 2014
Constantine had many advantages that helped him become emperor because of his
father's position in government, his education, and his mother's opinion on Christianity.
Constantine's father, Constantiu
After five hundred years of violence and destruction, the Gupta Empire arose and formed
a successful period where Indian civilization became sophisticated and prosperous. Within the
Gupta Empire period, which reigned from 320 CE to 550 CE, there was a pro
October 7th, 2013
Ashoka deserves a holiday in which people of India can honor him for introducing
Buddhism and being a caring leader. He was the grandson of Chandragupta Maurya, who
discovered the Mauryan Empire. After his grandfathe
November 15th, 2013
During the Warring States Period, the chinese viciously fought for power and desperately
needed a strong leader. The resulting bloodshed and chaos needed to come to an end with the
help of a powerful le