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Sarah Bradstreet

Manifest Destiny: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Manifest Destiny APUSH questions cover the westward expansion tied to this 19th century idea that the U.S. was destined to expand from coast to coast.

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Sarah Bradstreet

The Transcontinental Railroad: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Transcontinental Railroad APUSH questions cover the cultural, economic, and political effects of the first railway connecting the east and west coasts.

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The Dred Scott Decision: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Dred Scott decision APUSH questions will likely cover the impact this decision had on the social and political climate in pre-Civil War America.

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The Declaration of Independence: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Declaration of Independence APUSH questions will likely cover the principles behind this document that declared the 13 colonies free of British rule.

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The Homestead Act: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Homestead Act APUSH questions might relate to the motivations and consequences of westward expansion, as well as sociopolitical questions it raised.

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Contextualization: APUSH Skills You Need to Master

Contextualization is one of the nine historical thinking skills that you need to master. Contextualization APUSH questions span all parts of the exam.

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The AP US History DBQ: What You Should Know

Many test takers dread the AP US History DBQ, but there’s no need to fear! By knowing what to expect, you can come prepared for success.

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APUSH Periods Explained

Read on for an overview of the nine APUSH periods, which have both chronological and thematic organization.

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Compromise of 1850: APUSH Topics to Study for Test Day

Compromise of 1850 APUSH questions might cover any one of the five laws in this legislation aimed to ease the tensions between free and slave states.

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10 Important APUSH Court Cases to Study for Your Test

Some Supreme Court cases have had a tremendous and lasting impact on U.S. history. Here are 10 APUSH court cases to know for test day.

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