STUDY GUIDE FOR EXAM #1
   

Exam Dates: 

Tuesday/Thursday Class:  1/11

Monday/Wednesday Class: 2/10

This study guide is now FINALIZED

Good luck on the exam!





Power point Presentations
 

 

 Section 1.   MATCHING
 
 

KEY TERMS SO FAR
Reconstruction Politics 
(1863/65-1877)
"Last" West 
(1865-1900)
  • Presidential Reconstruction (1863-67)
    • Lincoln's Plan 
    • Radicals & Others
      • Radical Republicans
        • Thaddeus Stevens
        • Charles Sumner
      • Andrew Johnson
    • Southern Resistance
      • Black Codes
    • Johnson's Impeachment
  • Radical/Congressional Reconstruction (1868-77)
    • Amendments 13, 14, 15
    • 1876 Election
    • Compromise of 1877
  • Railroads
    • Funding
      • Pacific Railway Act
    • Corruption
    • Labor
      • Chinese/Irish
    • Completion (1869)
  • Free Land
    • Homestead Act
    • Success....& problems
  • Indians
    • Federal Policy/Assimilation
      • Dawes Act
    • Reactions
      • Ghost Dance
      • Wounded Knee Massacre (1890)

 
 
US at 1900

 

Progressive Era

(1900-1917)

World War One 

(1914/17-1918)

 

  • African Americans
    • Economics
      • Sharecropping
      • Crop-Lien
    • Segregation
      • Plessy vs. Ferguson
      • Jim Crow
  • Working Conditions
    • In General
    • Women/Children
    • Immigrants
    • Advertisements
  • Spanish-American War
    • Why?
      • Yellow Press
      • "The Maine"
    • War
    • Results

 

  • Definition
  • Journalists
    • Muckrakers
    • Upton Sinclair & The Jungle
  • State Level
    • Jane Addams
  • National Level
    • Theodore Roosevelt
    • Pure Food & Drug Act
  • Battle front
    • Background...why?
      • Francis Ferdinand
    • US & War
      • Woodrow Wilson (1913-21)
      • Lusitania
      • Zimmerman Telegram
  • At Home
    • Big Government
      • Selective Service Act
      • William McAdo
    • Society/Economy
      • Economic Boom
      • Patriotism
        • Anti-German Hysteria

 


 
 

Section 2:    TIME PERIODS/DATES
 
 

Event 
Time Period
(You only need to know the "rough time periods" as they appear below)
Reconstruction 1860s or 1870s
Completion of the first trans-continental railroad 1860s
14th Amendment Passed 1860s
Sand Creek Massacre 1860s
Dawes Act 1880s
Plessy vs. Ferguson 1890s
Spanish/American War 1890s
Publication of The Jungle 1900-1910
WWI 1910-1920

 

Section 4:   ESSAY

Possible essay questions for the first mid-term exam:  One of the following questions will be chosen at random the day of the exam.
 
 

****Good luck on the exam!