Ch 10: US Expansion, Civil War & Reconstruction Period

About This Chapter

Refresh your understanding of the expansion of the United States, Reconstruction, and the Civil War using this engaging chapter. Our video lessons and multiple-choice quizzes are easy to follow and designed by professional instructors to help you finish your homework or prepare for an exam.

US Expansion, Civil War & Reconstruction Period - Chapter Summary

Our informative chapter outlines the periods U.S. expansion and Reconstruction, as well as the Civil War. In these lessons, you'll review the major events, successes and failures during this era. After completing these lessons, you should be able to:

  • Detail the westward U.S. expansion between 1820 and 1860
  • Outline the causes of the American Civil War
  • Define sectionalism as it applies to U.S. history
  • Summarize the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Explain the goals of the Reconstruction period

Take as much time as you need to work through these learning materials at your own pace. Our professional instructors have created these lessons and quizzes to ensure that these topics are accessible and easy to understand. Our video and text lessons are all followed by a short quiz to test your comprehension before moving on to other topics.

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