Review 10 The Great War and Aftermath
Neutrality to Involvement
May 1915 U-boats sink the Lusitania
Sept. 1915 Germany promises not to sink unarmed ships
March 1916 Germany sinks the Sussex
May 1916 Germany promises not to sink unarmed ships
Jan. 1917 Zim
Review 2 Expansion in US
Alien and Sedition Acts, 1798
These laws were passed by the Federalist Congress and signed by President
The Alien Act increased the waiting period for an immigrant to become a citizen
from 5 to 14 years and the president co
Review 3 Immigration & Slaves
Monroe Doctrine, 1823
Declared that Europe should not interfere in the Western Hemisphere and any
interference by a European power would be seen as a threat to the U.S.
Mostly just a show of nationalism, the doctrine had no m
Review 4 Crisis, Civil War
The learner will analyze the issues that led to the Civil War, the effects of the war,
and the impact of Reconstruction on the nation.
Compromise of 1850
Admitted California as a free state
Organized Utah and N.M. without restri
Review 5 After Civil War
Civil War Amendments
13th - Freed all slaves, abolished slavery.
14th - It granted full citizenship to all native-born or naturalized Americans,
including former slaves and immigrants. No state shall deny a person life, liberty,
Review 7 Social Movements
Collective Bargaining - Discussions held between workers and their employers
over wages, hours, and conditions.
Labor Unions organization of workers
Strikes refusal to perform work until demands are met.
Review 8 World Affairs
The emergence of the Unites States in World Affairs
The learner will analyze causes and effects of the United States emergence as a
As Americans increased business overseas it became necessary to protect th
Review 9 The Progressive Movement
The learner will analyze the economic, political, and social reforms of the
Causes of Progressivism
Ineffectiveness of government
Poor working conditions
Emergence of Social Gospel
Review 1 The New Nation
The New Nation (1789-1797)
The learner will identify, investigate, and assess the effectiveness of the
institutions of the emerging republic.
Suffrage during the Federalist Era
Who could vote?
White males who owned property.