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Causes of the American Civil War: Homeschool Assignment

Instructor: Megan Sarkisian
Students use what they have learned in the course to list and explain three main causes of the American Civil War, providing answers to both why and how these causes contributed.

Assignment Instructions for Students

Based on what you learned in the course, write an essay where you provide an answer to this question: What caused the Civil War? While there are many causes, you will choose what you think are the three most important causes of the Civil War based on what you have learned. Make sure to explain how and why your cause led to the Civil War.

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