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NY Regents Exam - US History and Government: Help and Review

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Let us help you prepare for the NY Regents US History and Government exam with our fun review course. Learn about the topics that could be covered on the exam with these short video lessons and then test your understanding using our multiple-choice chapter tests and quizzes.
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15 chapters in NY Regents Exam - US History and Government: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - North American Exploration & Failed Colonies of France & England  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - The Settlement of Jamestown Colony  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - The Mayflower and the Plymouth Rock Settlement  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Puritans and the Founding of the New England Colonies  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Southern Colonies: Settlement and Growth  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Middle Colonies: New York, Delaware, New Jersey & Pennsylvania  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The 13 Colonies: Life in Early America  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Rise of Slave Trade: Black History in Colonial America  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - The 13 Colonies: Developing Economy & Overseas Trade  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - The 13 Colonies: World Events that Influenced Colonial America  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The American Enlightenment: Intellectual and Social Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The French and Indian War: Causes, Effects & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Sons of Liberty: Resistance to the Stamp Act and British Rule  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Boston Massacre: Colonists and the Declaratory and Townshend Acts  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - The Boston Tea Party, Intolerable Acts & First Continental Congress  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Who Was Roger Williams? - History & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Anasazi Tribe: Pottery, Homes, Ruins & Clothing  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - The Anasazi Tribe: Culture, History, Religion, Food & Art  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Role of Women in Colonial America  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - North Carolina Colony: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - The Battle of Fort Duquesne  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - America in the 1600s: History & Timeline  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Creating State Constitutions After the American Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Articles of Confederation and the Northwest Ordinance  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and Shays Rebellion  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Constitutional Convention: The Great Compromise  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Ratification of the Constitution and the New U.S. Government  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The US Constitution: Preamble, Articles and Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Bill of Rights: The Constitution's First 10 Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - George Washington and the New United States Government  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Hamilton and the Federalists vs. Jefferson and the Republicans  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - The Whiskey Rebellion and Battle of Fallen Timbers  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - President John Adams: From Alien and Sedition Acts to XYZ Affair  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Separation of Powers: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The New Jersey Plan: Explanation & Supporters  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Massachusetts Constitution of 1780  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Shays' Rebellion: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The XYZ Affair: Definition, Summary & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is the Alien Act of 1798? - Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Annapolis Convention of 1786: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Trent Affair of 1861: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Civil War Begins: Northern and Southern Advantages Compared  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Emancipation Proclamation: Creation, Context and Legacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Civil War Turning Points: Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Vicksburg  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - End of the Civil War: General Grant Begins the March Toward Richmond  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Sherman's March to the Sea  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Lincoln's Assassination and Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - President Lincoln's Legacy: Plans for a Reconstructed Union  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson: Conflict Between President and Congress  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - President Andrew Johnson: Attempts to Continue Lincoln's Reconstruction Plan  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Reconstruction's Effects on African Americans: Politics, Education and Economy  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Reconstruction Amendments: The 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - President Ulysses S. Grant: Election, Successes and Corruption  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Life in the South After the Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Transcontinental Railroad, Homestead Act and Women's Suffrage  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - The End of Reconstruction and the Election of 1876  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Reconstruction Period: Goals, Success and Failures  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - John Wilkes Booth: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Pacific Railway Act of 1862: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
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