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Social Studies 8

Mr. Rieder
Social Studies

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H/W for Tuesday 4/9

Read chapter 15 section 2 and answer the following RQs: 1B, 2C, 3A, 3B. 

H/W for Monday 4/8

Read section 1 of chapter 15 and answer the following questions: 1B, 1C, 2A, 2B

Chapter 9-10 essay questions

1. The gold rush caused many changes in California in a very short time period. How did these changes effect the economy and population of California after the gold rush?
2. How was democracy expanded during Andrew Jackson’s presidency and how did changes in voting rights effect this expansion?

H/W for Thursday 2/21

Read chapter 10 section 4 (326-331)
Answer questions 1A, 1B, 1C, 2C on page 331

H/W for Tuesday 1/8

Read chapter 7 section 2 and answer the following RQs:
1A, 1B, 2A, 2C
Finish the Marbury V. Madison notes if you didn't in class. (PowerPoint posted in resources page)

Essay questions for chapter 6 test

1. Compare and contrast the expectations of government between city dwellers and rural dwellers. Consider where they lived, the jobs they held and the political parties they may have belonged to. 
2. Compare and contrast Thomas Jefferson's and Alexander Hamilton's opinions in regards to helping the French during the revolution. What reasons were given in support or not in support of aiding the French?  Be sure to give examples from both sides.