U.S. History Research Paper
U.S. History Period 6
Topic: The Battle of Antietam could be seen as both a victory and failure for the Union.
Be able to defend or criticize General McClellans hesitation at this battle.
U.S. History Research Paper
U.S. History Period 8
Topic: Who were the Vietcong? Describe them by age, gender, occupation etc Give details
regarding their guerilla tactics. Be sure to discuss the Ho Chi Minh trail, tunnel syste
1.Happiness is coming home to the smell of your favorite food.
2.Fear is getting lost on the train when your phone is dead.
3.Confusion is trying to find your way home from the city.
4. Confidence is writing an essay in ink.
5. Relaxation is a purring cat
1. Byron De La Beckwith Jr- An white supremacist and Klansman from Greenwood,
Mississippi, who in 1994 was convicted of assassinating civil rights leader Medgar Evers on
June 12, 1963.
2. Robert "Bobby" DeLaughter- Is a Mississippi state prosecutor. He is
Benjamin N. Cardozo
Chapter 9 review
Daniel Boone - Daniel Boone was an American pioneer, explorer, woodsman, and
frontiersman, whose frontier exploits, made him one of the first folk heroes of the United
AP Literature Literary devices and techniques to help answer the HOW? question
allegory The device of using character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an abstraction in addition to the
literal meaning. In some allegories, for example, an au
Red is the color of fire and blood, so it is associated with energy, war, danger, strength, power,
determination as well as passion, desire, and love.
Red is a very emotionally intense color.
Orange combines the energy of red and the happi
John Wayne the Legend
John Wayne was born Marion Mitchell Morrison, of Scotch-Irish descent, to Clyde and
Mary Morrison on May 26, 1907, in Winterset, Iowa. He had one brother, Robert Emmet
Morrison. He received his nickname "Duke" while still a child, be
Benjamin N, Cardozo
13. George Washington held the continental army together. He was also the first president of the
14. Benjamin franklin proposed the Albany plan of union. Benjamin franklin inve
People who influenced me
Things That Worry Me:
3. Natural disasters
People I Would Like to Mee
The fate of the Middle East was up in the air toward the end of World War
because the histories many ethnic and religious groups who have been living
there have complete been ignored. Their region is being carved out by Britain
and France for selfish purp
3. Personal Alphabet
Alluring- Bountiful-because I'm always generous
BraveCourageous- Im always ready to try new things.
EnchantingFaithful- because I'm true to my word and never betray people
Gallant-because I'm bold and noble
REVIEW QUESTIONS - TEST #2
1. Describe the causes of World War II.
2. What happened at the Yalta Conference?
3. List and explain the impact of World War II.
4. How was Europe divided after World War II?
Explain the Iron Curtain.
5. Who were the Superpower
Martha Jane Canary May 1, 1852 August 1, 1903 better known as Calamity Jane,
was an American frontierswoman and professional scout, known for her claims of being
an acquaintance of Wild Bill Hickok and fighting against Native Ame
Forty-niners came from Latin America, particularly from the Mexican mining districts near Sonora and
Chile. Gold-seekers and merchants from Asia.
Cape Horn named after the city of Hoorn in the Netherlands, is the southernmost headland of the Ti
Forty-niners came from Latin America, particularly from the Mexican mining districts near
Sonora and Chile. Gold-seekers and merchants from Asia.
Cape Horn named after the city of Hoorn in the Netherlands, is the southernmost headland of
Tener- to have
Almorzar-to have lunch
Dormir- to sleep
Estoy- to be
Ir- to go
Decir- to say
Volver- to return
I have an interview at twelve o'clock for a job. I need a good haircut. Not very short, nor
very long and above all I do not touch th
Colonies Become Nations
Name _ Hour _
Answer the following in complete sentences.
1. Why did British officials partition India into Pakistan and India?
2. Explain the main cause of civil strife in Sri Lanka today.
3. How did religious and cultu
GLOBAL 4 - TEST #1
1. List the characteristics of Fascism and Communism.
2. Benito Mussolini (Italy)
Who was he?
Describe how he rose to power.
3. Adolf Hitler (Germany)
Who was he?
The Many Hats of the President
Recommends measures for Congress to consider
Gives Congress information on the state of the union
Commander In Chief
Chief of the Armed forces
Determines major strategies during war
13. What type of economy did the Industrial
Revolution lead us in to?
30 Review Questions
1. The first industry to benefit from
14. Which of the following age group/Gender
got paid the most
1. Author Patricia smith discusses North Korea and their recent nuclear test for a
hydrogen bomb. The power and severity of this bomb is very alarming to people
a has people worried of the damage this nuclear weapon can produce. With
North Korea and the u
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THE MIDCENTURY CHALLENGE:
WAR, TRADE AND SOCIAL CONFLICT 1750-1763
There were three events that completely changed colonial life between 1750 and
1763. One of these being the war between Britain and Fra
A6 / Outline Henrettas American History / P.90-97, P.100-104
THE SOUTH ATLANTIC SYSTEM
Britains focus on America reflected the growth of a new agricultural and commercial
order the South Atlantic System that produced sugar, tobacco, rice and other
AP UNITED STATES HISTORY
SUMMER READING ASSIGNMENT / SAMARPAN SINGH
PART ONE / Outline Henrettas American History / P.8 - P.46
THE NATIVE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
A. The First Americans
It is widely believed by archaeologists that the first humans (from Asia
A8 - PART ONE/ Outline Henrettas American History / P.114-117, 120-126
NEW ENGLANDS FREEHOLD SOCIETY
In the 1630s the Puritans had fled England where a small elite of nobles and
gentry owned 75 percent of the arable land. There were tenants (renters) on t
A5 / Outline Henrettas American History / P.80-89
THE RESTORATION COLONIES AND IMPERIAL
In 1662, Charles II married the Portuguese princes Catherine of
Braganza. When he married her, he also got the islands of Bombay. In
1663 he gave 8 loyal n
A7 / Outline Henrettas American History / P.105-111
THE NEW POLITICS OF EMPIRE (1713-1750)
By the introduction of the South Atlantic System, there also came a great
paradigm shift in terms of economic policies and government. The colonists
A2 / Outline Henrettas American History / P.46-49
Spain started to hammer out its American Empire. There was a worldwide demand for cash
crops such as sugar, and tobacco that allowed for these colonies to be successfully c