Learning Exercises

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In the 19th Century Lord Elgin removed the Marbles atop the Parthenon on the Acropolis in Athens, Greece. The Marbles are... see more

The Parthenon Marbles are the subject of international controversy because of the ownership question. Do they belong to... see more

William Dean Howells and Mark Twain were two of the Gilded Age authors of the greatest importance. Howells was related to... see more

Most of the focus on the administration of President Rutherford B. Hayes has been on the election of 1876. This... see more

One of the most disputed elections in United States History was the Rutherford B. Hayes versus Samuel Tilden race of... see more

Shays' Rebellion in 1787 was a watershed in United States History recognizing the need for a stronger national government... see more

The Reform Act of 1832 opened the British political system to reform and probably saved Great Britain from the... see more

Oscar Wilde was one of Great Britain's most famous playrights. However, his career and family life was destroyed by his... see more

The victorious Allies in Europe determined that the leaders of the Nazi German state should face an international... see more

A biographical introduction to President Theodore Roosevelt, the Progressive Movement, the Construction of the Panama... see more

This assignment explores how the South was converted from cotton plantations during the Civil War to cotton mill towns... see more

This assignment explores the decisions the new President Abraham Lincoln had to make concerning Fort Sumter. Course: US... see more

This assignment explores the institution of slavery in the United States as both an economic and a social system. Course:... see more

This assignment explores the sources and character of cultural, religious, and social reform movements in the antebellum... see more

This assignment explores why the election of Andrew Jackson was considered a victory for the “common man”. Course: US... see more

This assignment explores how the Industrial Revolution and Western movement changed the lives of Americans. Course: US... see more

This assignmnet explores the key events and decisions of Jefferson’s presidency. Course: US History I see more

This assignment explores US territorial expansion from 1801 to 1861 and its affects on relations with Native Americans... see more

Students will explore the strengths and weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation and the US Constitution. Course: US... see more

This assignment explores the causes of the American Revolution and the impact of the Revolution on politics, the economy,... see more

Students will create a mnemonic device to help them memorize the first 13 colonies. Course: US History I see more

This assignment explores the role of the Puritan religion in the new colonies. Course: US History I see more

This assignment employs primary documents to explore Christopher Columbus' discovery of the New World. Course: US History... see more

This assignment explores the history of US Presidential elections. Course: American Government see more