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High School US History: Help and Review

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35 chapters in High School US History: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - Lexington, Concord and Bunker Hill: The American Revolution Begins  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Second Continental Congress and Thomas Paine's Common Sense  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The Declaration of Independence: Text, Signers and Legacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - British Loyalists vs. American Patriots During the American Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - George Washington's Leadership at Trenton, Saratoga & Valley Forge  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - John Paul Jones and the Naval Battles of the Revolutionary War  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Loyalists in the Southern Colonies at the End of the Revolutionary War  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Battle of Yorktown and the Treaty of Paris  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - American Revolution: Social and Economic Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - The Second Great Awakening: Charles Finney and Religious Revival  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Coercive Acts: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Francis Scott Key: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Independence Hall: Facts & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - John Hancock: Facts, Biography & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Natural Rights: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Samuel Adams: Biography, Facts & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Age Of Reason by Thomas Paine: Summary & Philosophy  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Battle of Bunker Hill: Definition, Summary & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Battle of Saratoga: Definition, Summary, Facts & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Boston Freedom Trail: History & Sites  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - President John Quincy Adams and the Election of 1824  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - President Andrew Jackson and the Age of the Common Man  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Andrew Jackson vs. the Whig Party: Rise of Executive Power  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Regional Conflict in America: Debate Over States' Rights  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Jacksonian America: Bank of the United States and the Panic of 1837  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Trail of Tears and Jackson's Indian Removal Act of 1830  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Presidents Martin Van Buren and William Henry Harrison  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Election of 1832: Significance & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - James K. Polk: Presidency, Facts & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Peter Minuit in Manhattan: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Presidential Election of 1824: Candidates, Results & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Presidential Election of 1828: Issues, Candidates & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Presidential Election of 1836: History & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Presidential Election of 1840: Significance & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Presidential Election of 1844: Issues, Candidates & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Chief Black Hawk: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Black Hawk War of 1832: Summary & Facts  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Civil War Begins: Northern and Southern Advantages Compared  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The First Battle of Bull Run: Civil War Blood is Shed  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Key Civil War Battles in 1862: Monitor and Merrimac, Antietam, New Orleans & Shiloh  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Emancipation Proclamation: Creation, Context and Legacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - How the Civil War Affected the Economy and Everyday Life in the North and South  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Civil War Turning Points: Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Vicksburg  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - End of the Civil War: General Grant Begins the March Toward Richmond  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Sherman's March to the Sea  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Lincoln's Assassination and Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Clara Barton in the Civil War: Facts, Timeline & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Dorothea Dix in the Civil War: History, Timeline & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Edwin Stanton: Biography & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Eisenhower Doctrine: Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Fighting Joe Hooker: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Harriet Tubman: Biography, Timeline & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Thomas Hooker: Biography & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Elijah P. Lovejoy the Abolitionist: Quotes & Biography  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Major American Civil War Battles: Timeline & Sites  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Biography of James Monroe Trotter  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Andersonville Prison: Facts & Conditions  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Asymmetric Warfare: Definition, Tactics & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Westward Expansion: The Homestead Act of 1862 & the Frontier Thesis  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Expanding the Transcontinental Railroad: History and Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Native Americans: Conflict, Conquest and Assimilation During the Gilded Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Economic Policies During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Andrew Carnegie and the Robber Barons  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Frederick Taylor & Management: Maximizing Productivity & Efficiency  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Labor Conditions During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Gilded Age Politics: Political Machines & Civil Service Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Grange and the Populist Party Platform: Goals, History & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Immigration in Industrial America and the Rise of Nativism  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Social Gospel Movement: Definition and Goals of Urban Reform Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Omaha Platform of 1892: Definition & Goals  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Florence Kelley & Jane Addams on Child Labor  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Populist Movement: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Pony Express: History, Route & Facts  Take Quiz
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