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Studying for History 106 - Summary
History 106 covers the major historical events in the United States from the early 19th century through the end of the Civil War and Reconstruction Era. If you would like to prepare for this course, you can use these flashcard sets to assist you with the basic information that you will learn. Each flashcard set covers a different historical topic that you will need to know for history 106, such as:
- 19th century America
- The tension of slavery
- 1860s politics
- The origins of the Civil War
- Events of the Civil War
- The end of the Civil War
- The Reconstruction Era
How They Work
Each of these flashcard sets uses repetition to allow you to more easily memorize relevant facts from this period in U.S. history in a fun and convenient format.
- Open a flashcard set for the topic you're studying.
- Identify the image, word, name or event on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
19th Century America Flashcards
This set of flashcards deals with life in nineteenth century America. You will learn about factors influencing American identity, economic growth and diversity, technological innovations, and the major events that shaped this era.
Tension of Slavery Flashcards
This set of flashcards deals with the rising tension over slavery that gripped the United States during the nineteenth century. It emphasizes the social and political repercussions of the growing abolitionist movement.
Politics in 1860 Flashcards
This set of flashcards focuses on the political sphere in the United States during the 1860 presidential election. You'll learn about the events that led to this historic election, with great emphasis on the institution of slavery.
Start of the Civil War Flashcards
This set of flashcard covers the start of the U.S. Civil War in great depth. You will learn about the emergence of the Confederacy, and the early conflict that led to one of the bloodiest wars in American history.
The Civil War in 1862 Flashcards
This set of flashcards covers the year 1862 of the bloodiest conflict in American history: the U.S. Civil War. You will learn about the important battles, major events, and key figures which shaped and characterized this critical period.
The Civil War Continues in 1863 Flashcards
What significant events occurred in 1863 during the Civil War? Use these flashcards to study the important people, battles, victories, and defeats as well as the effects these had on the social and economic climates of the Union and Confederacy.
Changing Tide in the Civil War Flashcards
In 1864, a series of victories changed the momentum of the Civil War to the Union's favor. Use these flashcards to review those victories and the impact they had on Lincoln's reelection.
The Ending of the Civil War Flashcards
After years of fighting, the Civil War finally came to an end in 1865. This set of flashcards will help you review the last days of the Civil War; the final days of the Confederacy; and the economic, cultural, and human costs of the war.
Post-Civil War Reconstruction Flashcards
After the Civil War was over, the country began the long process of Reconstruction. Use this set of flashcards to review your knowledge of the events that took place during this time.
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