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Thematic Regents Prep
DBQ Regents Prep

Unit 1: 1491-1607

Chapter One: The Native American Experience

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Mesoamerica and Native Americans Before European Settlement - Part 1

Mesoamerica and Native Americans Before European Settlement - Part 2

Early European Society

Africa and Colliding Worlds

 

Chapter Two: American Experiments

Columbian Exchange

    - Gilder Lehrman - The Columbian Exchange

Spain Wanes and England Rises

New France and New Amsterdam       

New England Colonies

Conflict and Bacon’s War


Unit 2: 1491-1754

Chapter Three: The British Atlantic World

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Carolinas, Pennsylvania, Glorious Revolution

Imperial War and Slave Trade

Slavery, Society, and Gentry

Northern Maritime Economy

 

Chapter Four Reading: Growth, Diversity, and Conflict

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New England Freehold Society

Middle Colonies Society

Commerce, Culture, Identity

7 Years War

 

Unit 3: 1754-1800

Chapter Five: The Problem of Empire

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Costs of Empire

Buildup to Rebellion 1

Buildup to Rebellion 2

Buildup to Rebellion 3


Chapter Six: Making War and Republican Governments

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The Trial of War

Articles of Confederation and Shays Rebellion

Constitutional Convention


Chapter Seven: Hammering Out of Federal Republic

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Hamilton’s Financial Plan

Political Crises of the 1790s

John Adams Presidency

Jefferson’s Presidency

War of 1812


Chapter Eight: Creating a Republican Culture

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Republican Culture - Capitalism

Republican Culture - Family

Missouri Compromise

Second Great Awakening


Unit 4: 1800 - 1848

Chapter Nine: Transforming the Economy

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American Industrial Revolution

The Market Revolution

New Social Classes


Chapter Ten: A Democratic Revolution

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Rise of Popular Politics

Jackson

Post Jackson


Chapter Eleven: Religion and Reform

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Communalism

Urban Life

Abolition and Women's Rights


Chapter Twelve: The South Expands

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The Domestic Slave Trade (1800 - 1860) 

Southern Whites (1800 - 1860) 

Texas and the African American World


Unit 5: 1844 - 1877

Chapter Thirteen: Expansion, War, and Sectional Crisis

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Manifest Destiny

War with Mexico

End of the Second Party System

Rise of Lincoln


Chapter Fourteen: Expansion, War, and Sectional Crisis

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The Turning Point

The Cost of Victory 


Chapter Fifteen: Reconstruction

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Chapter Sixteen: Conquering a Continent

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Unit 6: 1865 - 1898

Chapter Seventeen: Corporations and Conflict

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Chapter Eighteen: The Victorians Make the Modern

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Chapter Nineteen: Civilization's Inferno

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Unit 7: 1865 - 1898

Chapter Twenty One: An Emerging World Power

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Chapter Twenty Two: Cultural Conflict, Bubble, Bust

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Chapter Twenty Three: The Great Depression

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Chapter Twenty Four: World War II

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Unit 8: 1945-1980

Chapter Twenty Five: Cold War America (1945 - 1963)



Chapter Twenty Six: Triumph of the Middle Class (1945 - 1963)

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Gilded Age

American Domestic Policy 1945 to Present  


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