I just need to powerpoint done and I will record the speech myself Purpose In November 1845, President James K. Polk dispatched congressman John Slidell to Mexico City to negotiate with the Mexican government over the southern boundary of Texas four months after Congress admitted Texas as the twenty-eight state. Although Mexican officials refused to… Continue reading What advantages was your character’s side trying to achieve by claiming that boundary?
Answer Questions from the the end of a chapter reading. I will provide the source. 1. Define funk as both a musical genre and a cultural concept. Identify the pioneers of this genre and their contributions to its development. 2. Choose three funk groups and describe how the ideology of the Civil Rights and Black… Continue reading Compare and contrast the album/cd jackets and stage productions of sly stone, earth, wind & fire, the ohio players, george clinton, and lakeside in terms of how they represent diversity in african american culture.
Based upon the provided Primary Source documents, please write a 700 to 1000-word essay that addresses the following questions What were some of the primary concerns and/or criticisms with American social and economic policies during World War I? What dangers do free speech represent to the U.S. in a time of war? (Keep in mind… Continue reading Feel free to think “outside the box,” but be sure to reference which primary source you are referring to when providing contentions.
Use high school level wording and words Which modern president had the biggest impact on America (positive or negative) and why? You can use the information that you learned in this unit, as well as the resources from the list below. As you are researching, note any experts that might agree or disagree with your… Continue reading Then write your essay and upload to dropbox.
https://barry.instructure.com/courses/1608035/files/66950482/download?verifier=mhIJXrf5Fono4ofOWh7U6GM3OM2vACTzo8LtF86m&wrap=1 (Book Link) In a 3-4 page paper address the following questions: Who were the Federalists and Anti-Federalists? What arguments are presented in The Federalist Papers #10 and #51 and which concerns of the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists do they address? Does the Constitution work to remedy these concerns like it’s designed to? While you… Continue reading Does the constitution work to remedy these concerns like it’s designed to?
The U.S. Constitution stipulates that Electors will vote for the office of President and Vice President, what we commonly refer to as the Electoral College. Two times in the 21st century the candidate with the most popular votes across the United States has not won the most votes in the Electoral College, hence losing the… Continue reading Further, there is a proposal to bypass the electoral college without having to amend the constitution (which is basically impossible).
Progressives believed that “the cure for the ills of democracy was more democracy.” How did progressive reforms attempt to bring more democracy to American society and government? In what areas were their reforms most successful? In what areas did they largely fail to succeed? My basic answer was this: Progressive reformers waged a war on… Continue reading With the passing of the 17th amendment, the people were able to elect officials instead of the legislature placing them in the senate seats based on their own interests.
This activity asks you to trace the thread of white nationalism from the resurgence of the KKK in the 1920s through the present day. Activity Prompt: The Ku Klux Klan’s aims and methods frame themselves as part of a distinctly American tradition. Using details from the photograph of Klanswomen in Washington and quoting from the… Continue reading Using details from the photograph of klanswomen in washington and quoting from the words of hiram wesley evans, write an essay that answers the question: how did the language of the kkk position itself in relationship to national identity?
In a well-composed minimum 2 page essay, ( 12 pt Times font, double spaced) please think about what you have learned this session and answer the following questions. Be sure to use FACTS and historical EVIDENCE to support your claims. This is NOT merely an opinion-based essay. You need to state your opinion, why you… Continue reading Which, if any, of the causes that you named had the most significant impact, and why?
Instructions: This essay is comprised of two components. The essay must be at least 1000 words overall. Please include a works cited page as well. Part One: Begin by completing the following political ideology quizzes: Advocates for Self Government a libertarian website: www.theadvocates.org/quiz Pew Research Center for People & the Press: www.people-press.org/typlogy/quiz Next, analyze the… Continue reading Why or why not?