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American History covers all topics related to the birth of the United States of America. From the revolutionary war, all the way to September 11th if your looking for an type of event that impacts the United States you’ll find it here.

  1. Sandy Hook Cause and Effect

    Sandy Hook Cause and Effect On December 14, 2012 a 20 year old man by the name of Adam Lanza shot twenty children in a mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Twenty young children are dead because of one man’s actions, and the world is wondering why any person would take part in such a

  2. Recent Earthquakes in Japan

    Earthquakes in Japan The Japan is located in an area where several continental and oceanic plates meet and create a major fault line; this is the cause of frequent earthquakes and the presence of many volcanoes and hot springs across Japan. If earthquakes occur below or close to the ocean,

  3. Black Friday: Tornado in Canada

    Black Friday: Tornado in Canada "The roof was caving in and I thought I was going to die. It was like your worst nightmare!" said Mary Grandish. Most people think they will die when they see,or hear of a tornado heading their way. Although all the details of the formation of a tornado

  4. Tsunami General

    Personally I would start with the first recorded tsunami, which if wikipedia is right was as far back as 426 BC. To me that is shocking because I hadn't heard of Tsunamis until late 1990's, so the fact that this isn't a "new" phenomenom is a little surprising to me. Then I would have a small

  5. Rough Draft, Tornadoes vs Hurricane

    Tornadoes and hurricanes are both natural disasters that claim many lives each year, although one starts in the water and one starts in the air. They are both devastating forces of nature causing tremendous amounts of damage. Many people do not know the differences between a tornado and a

  6. Remembering 9/11

    The Events Leading Up to the September 11, 2001 Attacks on America: An Investigation By Clayton Rountree Period A-English 9H 1/18/08 The events that occurred on 9/11/01 were arguably the most tragic in American history. Nearly 60 years had passed since the most recent attack on

  7. Techno-Monopolism

    How John McCain’s techno-monopolism will hurt the economy John McCain is an AT&T guy; Barack Obama is a Google guy. And that’s one of the most important policy differences between the two. Think of the Internet as working at different layers. There are all the pipes that go into your home,

  8. “ Nation on the Make” Reaction Paper

    “A Nation On The Make” By Christopher H. Schmitt Reaction Paper The article “A Nation On The Make” talks about our nation’s beginnings and how it shaped the characteristics that we hold true today. The article first started off explaining a not so known historical event. The event involved

  9. Civil Rights

    During the 1965-1970 periods, the black citizens in USA were very displeased with their rights and environment; this made many new issues to emerge for the civil rights movement. Housing, low paid jobs and Negroes getting frustrated with the slow progresses of the movement were some of the

  10. Pablo Passico

    Pablo Picasso was a famous artist of the twentieth century. He was born Pablo Blasco on October, 25th 1881, in Malaga, Spain. Born to, José Ruiz Blasco and Maria Picasso, from whom he acquired his, surname Picasso. His father Jose was a professor for the school of Arts and Crafts and his mother

  11. Physics

    Check Skill tested ☐ MM ☐ ORR ☐ Title Mark AI Momentum and Collisions PD Aim Based on the hypothesis and the given apparatus (no additional equipment can be added) plan and carry out a procedure to collect data to arrive a value for e . Theory Newton’s

  12. The Definition of a Tornado

    SCIENCE HHW A tornado is a violent, whirling windstorm that crosses land in a narrow path. It can result from wind shear and updrafts inside a thunderstorm. The usual form is a funnel-shaped cloud with destructive spinning winds, that descends from a cloud to the ground over a relatively

  13. Fsf

    CHAPTER 13: COMING TO TERMS WITH THE NEW AGE WOMEN’S REFORM MOVEMENTS Primary Involvement: Through Churches EDUCATION: Women helped spread the new public education system pioneered by Horace Mann of Massachusetts. This replaced the system of private education and elitism in who was

  14. The Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami of 2004

    Eatman, Ligaya Dr. Causey and Dr. Roth-Burnett UACU: Gateway 200 20 May 2012 The Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami of 2004 The tsunami of 2004 was a very devastating loss for many people around the eastern coast of India. It caused a lot of damage to the area. Even though the tsunami

  15. People and Things Affected by the Great Depression

    People and Things affected by The Great Depression The Great Depression is often referred to as a plain economic crash that lasted from around the 1930s to the 1940s, but in reality; the Great Depression means much more, it meant the destruction of hopes, dreams and even the lives of

  16. History Discipline

    Part 4: Observation Essay Critically analyzing Society and its past has always been interesting to me because at the mere fact that I get to learn pieces of their culture and can understand the world before a little bit better. I often ask myself how was the world created and why is the

  17. The Intolerable Acts

    The Effects of the Intolerable Acts on the American Revolution Throughout the eighteenth century, tension between the bold and ambitious American colonists and the British Parliament increased drastically. This tension led to harbored resentment towards the Parliament and was mainly a

  18. Bri

    Minorities in America Dr. Kenya Davis- Hayes-Assistant Professor Office Hours: Noon-4 Mondays and Noon-5pm Wednesdays And by Appointment Office: 274 James Building COURSE OBJECTIVES: 1. To enable students to gain a basic understanding and knowledge of the various contours within

  19. An American

    An American is not delineated by a particular skin color or way of life. He is a person from many places, with many shades of skin; of different sizes and varied energies. He has a masters degree, or he may have never have finished high school. He may drive an expensive car, or perhaps

  20. Supreme Court

    In the 1970s, the Supreme Court was entering into a new era known as the “Modern” era. In this new era, the Justices were known for reinterpreting legal doctrine previously established in a number of issues. Some of these reinterpretations have had substantial influences on the Court, federal

  21. Reconstuction Era Analysis

    There is a quintessential flaw at the heart of Reconstruction that was never addressed by any of its policies. This element was open communication. Although there were several successes that came from Reconstruction, such as the ultimate and legitimate end to slavery, it never addressed the

  22. Reconstruction

    It is without question that at the end of the civil war the north claimed complete victory over the south; but as to the reconstruction of the south the north’s losses are characterized by missed opportunities to create equality and stability for all of the citizens of the south. It is a wonder

  23. Fr Douglass

    Frederick Douglass Book Review A Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass an American slave , is a first person narrative written by Douglass himself. Douglass book gives a first hand account of slavery as an institution and the harsh realities that slaves had to endure during this

  24. the script

    The Script  Ashley:  Good morning/afternoon. The Mexican Revolution was one of  Mexico’s most violent and vicious wars ever. However, it definitely shaped  Mexico in becoming the country that it is today. In our performance, we 

  25. The Last Samurai

    The Japanese and European Worriors Europe has many similarites as well as differences. The similarties are that they both have landowning and non – landowning castes during the middle ages.They both developed out of need for protection and were based on a system of mutual obligationd and

  26. Iran-Contra Scandal

    The Iran-Contra and Its Causes Reagan‘s administration had devised the perfect two step plan. The first was to help Iran out in their fight against the evil Iraq, in hopes that they would talk to Lebanon who was holding American citizens hostage. The second was to aid Contra rebels who

  27. Alumina Paper

        Abstract I will create a plan for Alumina using the table below created from the team learning discussions. I will explain how regulatory risks such as tort liability can be identified and managed through preventive, detective, and corrective measures. I will clearly

  28. Bbb

    When we think of the American West we think of cowboys and the stereotypical “wild wild west.” However, Patricia Limerick shows a different light on the west and how it really was. The most obvious example of conquest within the west is that between the White Anglo-Americans and the Native

  29. The Things They Carried

    Hurricanes vs. Tornadoes Hurricanes are deadlier than tornadoes by ways of destruction, the wind forces of the storm, and the occurrence. Hurricanes are deadlier than tornadoes by the way of destruction because they are started over water, and can spawn a tornado on land. Although,

  30. Malcolm X

    Malcolm Little was born in 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska, to Earl Little and Louise Helen (née Norton). He lived briefly at 3448 Pinkney Street in the North Omaha neighborhood. His father was an outspoken Baptist lay speaker and supporter of Marcus Garvey, as well as a member of the Universal Negro