NATIONALISM & SECTIONALISM
USA UNITES AS A OBJECTIVE: To be able to identify the details of the era and understanding the relationship to the
NATION making of our nation.
Nationalism… GUIDING QUESTION: To understand what caused the United States of America to grow as a
Capitalism nation and then begin a separation that will ultimately lead to Civil War.
TERMS LAND ACQUISITIONS NEW TO THE UNITED
Era of Good Feelings… Ambassador Original 13 Colonies STATES FROM
Annex US Territory 1783
Louisiana Purchase REVOLUTION
Texas Annexation American System
Cottage Industry Mexican Cession Assembly Line
Westward Expansion… Economy Gadsden Purchase Cotton Gin
Factory Oregon Country Erie Canal
Industry Spanish Cession Interchangeable Parts
Invention Treaty with Great Britain Mass Production
Manifest Destiny Mechanical Reaper
Industrial Revolution… Manufacturing National Road (Cumberland Road)
Missouri Compromise Power Loom
Patriotism Sewing Machine
Rural Steam Engine
THEN SEPARATES Territorial Expansion Steamboat
Sectionalism… Territorial Growth Steel Plow
Textile PEOPLE Telegraph
Transportation Henry Clay James Polk
Treaty John Deere Samuel Slater
Robert Fulton Zachary Taylor DOCUMENTS
Westward Expansion Cyrus McCormick Eli Whitney
James Monroe Guadalupe Hidalgo
Samuel Morse Monroe Doctrine
TEKS/TAKS NATIONALISM AND SECTIONALISM
8.1A identify the major eras in U.S. history & identify their defining characteristics
8.1B apply absolute and relative chronology through the sequencing of significant individuals, events, and time
8.6A explain how the Northwest Ordinance established principles and procedures for orderly expansion of the United
8.6B explain the political, economic, and social roots of Manifest Destiny
8.6C analyze the relationship between the concept of Manifest Destiny & the westward growth of the nation
8.6D explain the major issues of the Mexican War & their impact on the U.S.
8.6E identify areas that were acquired to form the United States
8.7C analyze the impact of slavery on different sections of the U.s.
8.7D compare the provisions & effects of congressional conflicts &compromises prior to the Civil War
8.11A locate places & regions of importance in the U.S. during the 18th & a9th centuries
8.11B compare places & regions of the U.S. in terms of physical & human characteristics
8.11C analyze the effects of physical & human geographic factors on major historical events in the U.S.
8.12A analyze how physical characteristics of the environment influenced population distribution, settlement patterns,
& economic activities in the U.S. during the 18th & 19th centuries
813A identify economic differences among different regions of the United States
8.14B identify the economic factors that brought about rapid industrialization & urbanization
8.15A explain why a free enterprise system of economics developed in the new nation
8.23B describe the contributions of significant political, social, and military leaders of the U.S.
8.24D analyze the contributions of people of various racial, ethnic, & religious groups
8.28A explain the effects of technological and scientific innovations such as the steamboat and the cotton gin
8.28B analyze the impact of transportation system on the growth, development, and urbanization of the U.S.
8.28C analyze how technological innovations changed the way goods were manufactured and marketed nationally
8.28D explain how technological innovations led to rapid industrialization
8.29C identify examples of how industrialization changed life in the United States
8.30D identify points of view from the historical context surrounding an event and the frame of reference which
influenced the participants