American history homework help.
Please note that the textbook is an acceptable source for all of the identification terms:
David Shi, America: A Narrative History, Volume 1, Eleventh Edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2019.
This CrashCourse video is an acceptable source for both the identification term on the First Great Awakening and Pontiac’s Rebellion.
CrashCourse, “The Seven Years War and the Great Awakening: Crash Course US History #5.” February 28, 2013.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vKGU3aEGss Date Accessed:
Identification Terms For Chapter 3:
1) Salem Witch Trials
Be sure to provide information about when and where these trials took place, the cause and major events involved, as well as the consequences. What types of people were accused of witchcraft…Why?
History.com Editors, “Salem Witch Trials.” History, A&E Television Networks May 12, 2020.
https://www.history.com/topics/colonial-america/salem-witch-trials Date Accessed:
Education Department, “The 1692 Salem Witch Trials.” Salem Witch Museum 2020. https://salemwitchmuseum.com/history-education/
Reading Through History, “History Brief: The Salem Witch Trials.” September 16, 2019.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUeoEUNgCzA Date Accessed:
2) The First Great Awakening
Be sure to include when and where this event took place. Which individuals led this movement? How did it change religion in the Thirteen Colonies? What other changes did it bring about?
History.com Editors, “Great Awakening.” History, A&E Television Networks September 20, 2019.
https://www.history.com/topics/british-history/great-awakening Date Accessed:
ushistory.org, “The Great Awakening.” No date listed. https://www.ushistory.org/us/7b.asp Date Accessed:
American History Videos, “The Great Awakening by Professor Jeffry Morrison.” January 27, 2015.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ak8xhZMrGY Date Accessed:
Identification Terms For Chapter 4:
1) Pontiac’s Rebellion
When and where did this rebellion take place? What were the causes of this rebellion and who were they rebelling against? Who were the rebels? Who was their leader? What were the major events and consequences of this rebellion?
History.com Editors, “Ottawa Chief Pontiac’s rebellion against the British begins.” History, A&E Television Networks May 5, 2020.
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/pontiacs-rebellion-begins Date Accessed:
No Author or Date Listed: “Pontiac’s Rebellion.” Ohio History Central. https://ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Pontiac%27s_Rebellion
Christenson, Paul, “Pontiac’s Rebellion.” August 6, 2019. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kngVFUtRhaA Date Accessed:
2) The Stamp Act
What was this act and what was its purpose? When was it passed? What was the colonial reaction and consequences to this act?
Cavendish, Richard, “The Stamp Act.” History Today Volume 65 Issue 3 March 3, 2015.
https://www.historytoday.com/archive/months-past/stamp-act Date Accessed:
History.com editors, “Stamp Act.” History, A&E Television Networks July 31, 2019.
https://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/stamp-act Date Accessed:
Hughes, Hip, “The Stamp Act Congress Explained: US History Review.” www.hiphughes.com January 28, 2018.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TKsMge2YbMo Date Accessed:
Identification Terms For Chapter 5:
The Battle of King’s Mountain
When and where did this battle take place? Who were the leaders of each side? What nationality were the troops on each side? What were the main events and consequences of this battle?
History.com Editors, “Battle of King’s Mountain.” History, A&E Television Networks October 8, 2019.
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/battle-of-kings-mountain Date Accessed:
No Author or Date Listed: “King’s Mountain.” American Battlefield Trust. https://www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/kings-mountain
Dean, Philip, “Battle of King’s Mountain South Carolina.” Dean Communications April 8, 2018.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SiyvqJKlTU Date Accessed:
Who was she? What was her background? What contributions did she make to history?
No Author or Date Listed: “Phillis Wheatley.” Poetryfoundation.org. https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poets/phillis-wheatley
The Biography.com Editors, “Phillis Wheatley-Poems, Quotes, and Facts.” The Biography.com Website, A&E Television Networks
March 2, 2020. https://www.biography.com/writer/phillis-wheatley Date Accessed:
On the Shoulders of Giants, “Phillis Wheatley: African-American Author.” On the Shoulders of Giants April 27, 2016.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lXXukDoHl4 Date Accessed: