Ch 6: The Virginia Dynasty (1801--1825): Tutoring Solution

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The Virginia Dynasty (1801-1825) chapter of this AP US History Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the line of early presidents hailing from that state. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the events and developments of the Virginia dynasty required in a typical AP US history course.

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Learning Objectives

  • Take a look at the election of President Jefferson and describe the ideals of Jeffersonian democracy.
  • Discuss Thomas Jefferson's accomplishments and controversies as president.
  • Learn about the problems of international diplomacy that President Jefferson faced.
  • Describe the outbreak of the War of 1812.
  • Understand President Madison's post-war policies.
  • Discuss the challenges and accomplishments of President Monroe.
  • Learn about the early landmark decisions of the Supreme Court during the Virginia Dynasty.
  • Become familiar with the economic expansions of the 1800s.
  • Understand the effects of American industrialization.
  • Take a look at the birth of public schools and universities.
  • Describe the effects of the Missouri Compromise of 1820.

12 Lessons in Chapter 6: The Virginia Dynasty (1801--1825): Tutoring Solution
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President Jefferson's Election and Jeffersonian Democracy

1. President Jefferson's Election and Jeffersonian Democracy

The presidential election of 1800 was a rematch between President John Adams and Vice President Thomas Jefferson. An electoral tie between Jefferson and his running mate forced the House of Representatives to decide. The election inaugurated 24 years of political dominance for the Democratic-Republican Party.

Thomas Jefferson's Presidency: Louisiana Purchase, Lewis & Clark, and More

2. Thomas Jefferson's Presidency: Louisiana Purchase, Lewis & Clark, and More

Thomas Jefferson is often noted as one of the best presidents in history. In our lesson, learn about some of President Jefferson's many famous domestic accomplishments and the controversy surrounding most of them.

Barbary Pirates, Napoleonic Wars and Embargo of 1807

3. Barbary Pirates, Napoleonic Wars and Embargo of 1807

Throughout President Jefferson's two terms in office, his foreign policy revolved around war in Europe. Despite his attempts to remain neutral, American ships were drawn into conflict that demanded the president's response.

President Madison and the War of 1812

4. President Madison and the War of 1812

Though often overlooked in the annals of American history, the War of 1812 was really a landmark event for a young nation finding its footing amidst a global power struggle. Watch our lesson to follow President James Madison and the War of 1812 into the inky shadows of history.

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

5. 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.'

James Monroe's Presidency: The Monroe Doctrine

6. 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.

John Marshall's Supreme Court During the Virginia Dynasty

7. John Marshall's Supreme Court During the Virginia Dynasty

Think old Supreme Court cases don't relate to your life today? Under the leadership of Chief Justice John Marshall, the Supreme Court made many landmark decisions that shaped the American judicial system - including the rights of citizens - and affect the most important cases in the country to this day.

Economic Expansion in the 1800s: Slavery, Immigration & Corporations

8. Economic Expansion in the 1800s: Slavery, Immigration & Corporations

Find out how and why America's population grew tremendously in the first part of the 1800s. Then, learn how America became a market economy and added new transportation routes.

American Industrialization: Factory System and Market Revolution

9. American Industrialization: Factory System and Market Revolution

New agricultural technology revolutionized the North, South and West. In this lesson, learn how that technology ushered in the Market Revolution in America.

Education in Early America: Birth of Public Schools and Universities

10. Education in Early America: Birth of Public Schools and Universities

During the early and mid-1800s, education reformers pushed to establish free public schools throughout the U.S. Their efforts also led to the establishment of American universities and the first generation of American writers.

Henry Clay and the Missouri Compromise of 1820

11. 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.

Chief Justice John Marshall: Biography & Overview

12. Chief Justice John Marshall: Biography & Overview

In this lesson we'll learn about John Marshall, the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court. Learn more about Marshall's life and his influence on American law, then test your knowledge with a quiz.

Chapter Practice Exam
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