US History Unit Two: Reading Outline

Read Chapter 5 Sections 1-3: use the following questions to guide your reading.

  1. Portrait of Andrew Jackson, the seventh presid...

    Portrait of Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

    How did the (Second) Industrial Revolution in the US change both the North and South into radically different cultures? (Venn diagram recommended.)

  2. How/Why did Pres. Andrew Jackson expand democracy for whites and greatly restrict freedoms of Native Americans?
  3. What reform movements began during the early 1800’s? How successful were they and what were their beliefs/ideals?
  4. How was life for Native Americans and Slaves similar and different during the mid 1800s?


Key People: Andrew Jackson, John C. Calhoun, Eli Whitney, Frederick Douglas, Sojourner Truth, Horace Mann, Seneca Falls Convention, Transcendentalists



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