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U.S. History Resources

Below is a list of a few resources specific to U.S. History. Also, check out the recommended documentaries and articles/videos/podcasts page if you're looking for more. 

Crash Course US History!  -  From John Green (author of A Fault in Our Stars and Paper Towns), a series of videos reviewing key topics and concepts from American History. A great overview of US History. Serves as a great review for studying, or as an introduction before you attack your reading. 

Crash Course US History Transcript - A chronological list showing each Crash Course US History Episode, with a TRANSCRIPT of everything John Green says. 

Online Map Quizzes! - Test your knowledge in a quick, fun, way! 
Test #1 This one is to know the states
Test #2 This one is to test your knowledge of topography (mountains, rivers, lakes) 
As far as rivers and lakes go know the following: 
Mountains: Appalachian Mountains, Rocky Mountains, Sierra Nevada Mountains
Rivers: Colorado River, Mississippi River, Ohio River, Rio Grande, Missouri River, Columbia River
Lakes: Huron, Ontario, Eerie, Michigan, Superior
Oceans: Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific Ocean
Countries: Mexico, Canada
Other: The Great Plains