U.S. History Review Material


"Fur Traders Descending the Missouri"
by George Caleb Bingham, 1845
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City



Review Sheets:


Boyer, Chapter 17, The Transformation of the Trans-Mississippi West

Boyer, Chapter 18, The Rise of Industrial America

Boyer, Chapter 20, Politics and Expansion in an Industrial Age

Boyer, Chapter 21, The Progressive Era

Boyer, Chapter 22, Global Involvements & World War I

Boyer, Chapter 23, Coping with Change, 1920s

Boyer, Chapter 24, The Great Depression & the New Deal

Boyer, Chapter 25, Americans and a World in Crisis

Boyer, Chapter 26, The Cold War Abroad and at Home

Boyer, Chapter 27, America at Midcentury

Boyer, Chapter 28, Liberalism, Civil Rights & War in Vietnam

Boyer, Chapter 29, A Time of Upheaval, 1961-1980

Boyer, Chapter 30, A Conservative Revival and the End of the Cold War

Boyer, Chapter 21, Global Dangers, Global Challenges, 2001-present




General Advanced Placement Review Packets--The following packets have been posted to assist students preparing for the Advanced Placement Exam in May. Special thanks to Susanna of Horace Greeley High School, and Emma Vaughn, Adam Crocker, and Elizabeth Dooley of Polytechnic School.


American History Topic Summaries:
One-paragraph summaries of the key topics in American history, prepared as a supplement to The American Nation by Mark Carnes.