Ch 13: Holt United States History Chapter 13: The South (1790-1860)

About This Chapter

The South (1790-1860) chapter of this Holt United States History Companion Course helps students learn essential history lessons of antebellum America. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with The South (1790-1860) textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in The South (1790-1860) chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the antebellum America topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the history topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • The cotton gin
  • Society in the South
  • The Southern response to slavery
  • Slavery in early America and rising tensions

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