• The American Revolution
    Analyze the ways in which supporters of slavery in the nineteenth century used legal, religious, and economic arguments to defend the institution of slavery. Slavery was very common in the South as people relied on the work of slaves to maintain the large plantations and crops on the farm. In the...
    Premium 716 Words 2 Pages
  • 2012 Apush 40 Essays
    was late nine-teenth-century and early twentieth century United States expansionism a continuation of past expansionism and to what extent was it a departure? Use your knowledge of US history to 1914 to construct your answer 2. In what ways were the late-nineteenth-century Populists the heirs of...
    Premium 1299 Words 5 Pages
  • Hi There How R U
    colonial period, economic concerns had more to do with the settling of British North America than did religious concerns. Assess the validity of this statement with specific reference to economic and religious concerns. (90) 2. For the period before 1750, analyze the ways in which Britain’s policy...
    Premium 2343 Words 11 Pages
  • Slavery
    In the nineteenth century, supporters of slavery in used legal, religious, and economic arguments to defend the institution of slavery. Southern plantation owners depended heavily on slavery. Cotton, their main export, required tedious slave labor. Thus, southern supporters of slavery employed whatever...
    Premium 311 Words 1 Pages
  • UNit 2 FRQ
    Colonial 1. 1971 “Between 1607 and 1763, Americans gained control of their political and economic institutions.” To what extent and in what ways do you agree or disagree with this statement? 2. 1972 What role did unfree labor play in colonial American society? 3. 1973 From 1600 to 1763, several...
    Premium 3054 Words 13 Pages
  • Terms for Chapter 1
    (1993) 2. In what ways did ideas and values held by Puritans influence the political, economic, and social development of the New England colonies from 1630 through the 1660s? (2010) 3. In what ways did the French and Indian War (1754-63) alter the political, economic and ideological relations...
    Premium 2927 Words 10 Pages
  • Slavery
    During the nineteenth century the United States had a huge debate about the issue of slavery. The supporter of slavery used economic, legal, and religious debates to defend slavery. All three of these reasons supported the way of life and institution implemented in the Southern states that was different...
    Premium 287 Words 1 Pages
  • dgdshs
    seventeenth century, New England Puritans tried to create a model society. What were their aspirations, and to what extent were those aspirations fulfilled during the seventeenth century? (83) 3. Between 1607 and 1763, Americans gained control of their political and economic ...
    Premium 5699 Words 26 Pages
  • A SELECTION OF PAST AP U.S. FREE RESPONSE QUESTIONS:
    Why did England win the struggle? (73) 2. In the seventeenth century, New England Puritans tried to create a model society. What were their aspirations, and to what extent were those aspirations fulfilled during the seventeenth century? (83) 3. In the two decades before the outbreak of the American...
    Premium 3529 Words 17 Pages
  • Brooke's Documents
    the nineteenth century came about, neighbors began to realize just how conflicting their views truly were. More and more the gap between brothers grew. With this realization came disagreements, especially on the unpopular subject of the “peculiar institution”. In their time of judgment, supporters of...
    Premium 674 Words 2 Pages
  • Rubric
    minutes to 45 minutes. Students who wrote these on the AP exam did NOT get to see the questions in advance and used no notes to study for them. Those essays marked DBQ came with documents which are not included here. In addition the true difficulty of these questions is essay analysis...what is the question...
    Premium 5372 Words 31 Pages
  • Southern Arguments for Slavery
    heated debate about the morality of slavery. Supporters of slavery in the 18th century used legal, economic, and religious arguments to defend slavery. They were able to do so effectively because all three of these reasons provide ample support of the peculiar institution that was so vital to the South....
    Premium 466 Words 2 Pages
  • Apush Study Guide 17
    of slavery that erupted after the Mexican War was temporarily silenced by the Compromise of 1850, but Douglas’s Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 re-ignited the issue again. In the 1850s American expansion in the West and the Caribbean was extremely controversial because it was tied to the slavery question...
    Premium 2950 Words 14 Pages
  • Slavery in 19c
    Slavery in 19th Century A justified institution as the 19th century emerged; the infamous institution of slavery grew rapidly and produced some surprising controversy and rash justification. Proslavery, Southern whites used social, political, and economical justification in their arguments defining...
    Premium 1173 Words 3 Pages
  • Slavery and the Morality
    heated debate about the morality of slavery. Supporters of slavery in the 18th century used legal, economic, and religious arguments to defend slavery. They were able to do so effectively because all three of these reasons provide ample support of the peculiar institution that was so vital to the South...
    Premium 438 Words 2 Pages
  • Ap Homework Hafter
    DO NOT PLAGIARIZE! For both short and long essay questions please emphasize "change over time" which will be the overarching theme of the course. Focus on the major changes in any given time period. Be able to explain what the change...
    Premium 28811 Words 178 Pages
  • Ap Us History, Chapters 11-18
    because – Aaron Burr used his influence to turn the state to Jefferson The Jeffersonian Democratic-Republicans presented themselves as all of the following: strict constructionists – protectors of agrarian purity believers of political and economic liberty – strong supporters of state’s rights ...
    Premium 10315 Words 37 Pages
  • *this isnt mine i do not own this*
    French and Indian War help bring about the American Revolution? 3. Describe salutary neglect. How and why did it come to an end? 4. Describe the economic philosophy of mercantilism. 5. What was the Sugar Act and what was it significance? 6. Describe the Stamp Act and the colonial reaction. 7. Describe...
    Premium 9473 Words 29 Pages
  • An Analysis of "Slavery," by Stanley Elkins
     An Analysis of Slavery, by Stanley M. Elkins HIS 335: Civil War History Jason S. Perry 23 January 2014 Slavery, by Stanley Elkins, is a text that does its best to analyze the institution of Slavery from all angles in a more analytical, rather than purely emotional, manner.  It...
    Premium 1726 Words 5 Pages
  • Coloniamism Can Be Good
    domination, which involves the subjugation of one people to another. One of the difficulties in defining colonialism is that it is difficult to distinguish it from imperialism. Frequently the two concepts are treated as synonyms. Like colonialism, imperialism also involves political and economic control...
    Premium 6870 Words 19 Pages