US I HOMEWORK 08
These questions are designed to prepare you for Exam #3, which will be based on the short answers and essays you submit for homework.You should submit complete, detailed answers so you can use the homework assignment to help you prepare for the exam.
I will correct and grade your homework and return it to you so you will know if you missed something before you take the exam.You will lose points for submitting incomplete homework.
Short Answers:Write a brief paragraph for each term that explains who, what, when, where, how, why, and the significance of each of the following terms.
Eli Whitney Land Act of 1820
Graduation Act of 1854
Native American Clubs
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Essays:Write an essay that answers each of the following questions.Write a separate essay for each topic.
1.Discuss the market revolution in the United States.What did the establishment of a market economy involve? How did transportation improve, including new roads, water transport, and the railroad?What new technological developments were created?
2.Discuss the development of the textile industry in the United States.Who was Samuel Slater and why was he important?What was the Boston Manufacturing Company and how did it change the textile industry? What was the Lowell System? Why did it decline? What system replaced it?