College Prep US History Study Guide-Period 3

Exam:

For the culminating assessments on this third unit, students will write an in-class essay response that addresses the following prompts.

  1. From the perspective of a Native American or a settler in the West; explain how the United States government “establish justice and insured domestic tranquility” politically, economically, and socially for the nation.
  2. From the perspective of a an African-American or a Southern plantation owner; explain how the United States government “establish justice and insured domestic tranquility” politically, economically, and socially for the nation.
  3. From the perspective of an industrial worker or a business owner; explain how the United States government “establish justice and insured domestic tranquility” politically, economically, and socially for the nation.

Your essay response should include a multitude of historical evidence from the PowerPoint and your reading of the text (events and vocabulary use are necessary for optimal scoring).

[Essays that score the best will also include examples and citations from the supplementary readings.]