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Ch 9: Holt United States History Chapter 9: A New National Identity (1812-1830)

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The chapter A New National Identity (1812-1830) of this Holt United States History Online Textbook Help course helps students learn the essential United States history lessons of early democracy. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the textbook chapter A New National Identity (1812-1830).

How it works:

  • Identify the lessons in Holt United States History's A New National Identity (1812-1830) chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons within this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the early American democracy 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.

Students will learn:

  • President Monroe, his doctrine and foreign policy
  • Henry Clay and the Missouri Compromise
  • James Madison and the Era of Good Feelings
  • John Quincy Adams' presidency
  • Romantic works of Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper and others

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5 Lessons in Chapter 9: Holt United States History Chapter 9: A New National Identity (1812-1830)
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James Monroe's Presidency: The Monroe Doctrine

1. James Monroe's Presidency: The Monroe Doctrine

Can you imagine a time when there was only one political party in the United States? Find out why James Monroe was one of the nation's most popular presidents during his lifetime and learn about his foreign policy that endured for nearly a century.

Henry Clay and the Missouri Compromise of 1820

2. Henry Clay and the Missouri Compromise of 1820

In 1819, Missouri applied for statehood, threatening to tip the balance of senatorial power in favor of the slave states. Find out how Henry Clay resolved the matter for the next 30 years.

James Madison After the War of 1812: The Era of Good Feelings

3. James Madison After the War of 1812: The Era of Good Feelings

What do African pirates, American highways and British forts all have in common? President Madison paid attention to all of them in the 'Era of Good Feelings.'

President John Quincy Adams and the Election of 1824

4. President John Quincy Adams and the Election of 1824

The election of 1824 and its candidates played a huge role in the election of John Quincy Adams as president. In this lesson, look at the dramatic turn in presidential politics and the not-so-remarkable presidency of this public servant.

The Romantic Period in American Literature and Art

5. The Romantic Period in American Literature and Art

This video introduces American Romanticism, a movement where literature focused on intuition, imagination and individualism. Authors such as Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow contributed to what became known as the American identity, as the new country did its best to distance itself from European tradition.

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