Choose ONE of the following and answer with a complete essay. Your essay must be a minimum of one page, single-spaced in 10 pt. Times Roman font. Make sure you write an essay with an introduction, conclusion and body of work between. Do not use outside sources in your essay. Please DO NOT use a header with your paper.
The Civil War was a turning point in United States history. Explain how the war affected both the North and the South during the war and after. Include economic factors, social factors and political factors in your paper.
Why did white Americans move west of the Mississippi River during the 1830’s and 1840’s? In what way did Western Migration lead to sectionalism? Explain your reasoning.
How did nationalism following the War of 1812 affect American politics, both legislatively and judicially? How did this time period foreshadow the coming sectional crisis?
Assess Thomas Jefferson’s presidency, in both domestic policy and foreign policy. Success or failure?