Our TEST on Thursday, November 29th will include material from Zinn (Ch. 6-7-8) as well as class lectures/discussions…covering the period from 1801-1850. There will be a 20-pt. timeline, a 30-pt. multiple-choice section (15 questions), and a 50-pt. essay. The key theme for this time period is MOVEMENT, in each sense of the word:
1. Reform Movements…especially for Women’s Rights and Abolitionism
2. Westward Movement…including Indian “removal”/Manifest Destiny
You should also know key highlights of the presidencies of Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe; the “Corrupt Bargain” election of 1824; the Missouri Compromise; and, of course, Marbury v. Madison.