Prentice Hall America: History of our Nation: Online Textbook Help

Course Summary

If you use the Prentice Hall America: History of Our Nation textbook in class, this course is a great resource to supplement your studies. The course covers the same important American history concepts found in the book, but uses short videos that make the American history lessons easier to understand and more fun to learn.
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29 chapters in Prentice Hall America: History of our Nation: Online Textbook Help

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
  • Comprehensive test covering all topics
  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
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Lesson 1 - The Creation of the Confederacy: Leadership & Goals  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Battle of Fort Sumter & the Start of the Civil War  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Civil War Begins: Northern and Southern Advantages Compared  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The First Battle of Bull Run: Civil War Blood is Shed  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Emancipation Proclamation: Creation, Context and Legacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Civilian Reaction in the Confederacy to the War: The Impact on Daily Life & the Economy  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How the Civil War Affected the Economy and Everyday Life in the North and South  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Battle of Ball's Bluff: Summary & Political Ramifications  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - The Battle of Hampton Roads: Summary, Causes & Consequences  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - The Battle of Shiloh: Conflict, Outcome & Generals Involved  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Fight for the Mississippi River in 1862: Summary & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Key Civil War Battles in 1862: Monitor and Merrimac, Antietam, New Orleans & Shiloh  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The Second Battle of Bull Run: Summary & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Civil War West of the Mississippi River: Summary & Major Events  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Civil War Turning Points: Chancellorsville, Gettysburg and Vicksburg  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Sherman's March to the Sea  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - End of the Civil War: General Grant Begins the March Toward Richmond  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - General Robert E. Lee's Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse: Terms & Conditions  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Indochina from 1900 to 1945: Culture, Government & Unrest  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Ho Chi Minh and the Viet Minh  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Roosevelt & Truman: Beginning American Involvement in Indochina  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - First Indochina War: Battle of Dien Bien Phu & the Geneva Conference  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Enlarging American Involvement in Vietnam Under Kennedy  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - President Kennedy's Advisors: Shaping Policy During the Vietnam War  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Vietnam Turning Points: The Buddhist Crisis, Kennedy Assassination & More  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Gulf of Tonkin Crisis and Resolution: Events and Congressional Response  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Johnson Americanizes the War in Vietnam  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Johnson's Military Strategies for American Success  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - People's Army of Vietnam and the National Liberation Front  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - The Tet Offensive: The First Major Offensive from North Vietnam  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Opposition to the Vietnam War, 1965-1968  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - American Dissent During the Vietnam War  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Vietnamization: Nixon's Plan to Withdraw American Forces  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The My Lai Massacre: Causes and Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Fall of Saigon During the Vietnam War: Causes and Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Post-War Issues: Aftereffects of the Vietnam War on the U.S.  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - The Watergate Scandal & President Nixon: Investigation & Resignation  Take Quiz

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