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Colonists And Manifest Destiny 1

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    • Colonists and Manifest Destiny
    • Reading Activity
      • Independently read section 10.2 and answer the reading questions.
      • You will have approximately 20 min to complete.
    • Reading Questions
      • Who were the original people that lived in Canada?
        • Native Americans: Algonquin, Huron, Cree, Blackfoot, Inuit
      • After which war did Great Britain take Canada from France?
        • French and Indian War
    • Reading Questions
      • What were some of the differences between French and English colonists?
        • French lived with Natives, English lived separate
        • Religion: France Catholic, English Protestant
        • Language
      • How did Great Britain try and solve the conflict?
        • Created two new provinces : Upper Canada for the English-Speaking and Lower Canada for French-speaking
    • Reading Questions
      • What were the conditions that caused England to send Lord Durham? What lesson from history had Britain learned?
        • Royal Governor and Wealthy Brits hold power
        • Middle class demand more say in government
        • French resent English rule
        • Rebellions break out in both Upper and Lower Canada
    • Reading Questions
      • What were the two major reforms proposed by the Durham report? Why?
        • Reunite Upper and Lower Canada
        • British immigration should be encouraged
        • French would become part of a dominant British culture
    • Reading Questions
      • What were some of the impacts MacDonald’s policies had on Canada?
        • Westward Expansion
        • Transcontinental Railroad
      • Who were the original inhabitants of New Zealand and Australia?
        • Maoris – New Zealand
        • Aborigines- Australia
    • Reading Questions
      • What is a penal colony?
        • Place where convicts are sent to serve their sentence as an alternative to jail time
        • British convicts sent to Australia
      • What became the cash crop of Australia?
        • Wool
    • Reading Questions
      • Why was settlement of New Zealand slower than that in Australia?
        • Britain recognized the property rights of the Maoris
      • What was the first country in the world to give the vote to women (white European women at least)?
        • New Zealand
    • Reading Questions
      • What is the Australian Ballot?
        • Secret ballot
      • Who granted England control of Ireland?
        • Pope Hadrian IV (who was English himself)
      • What was one major conflict between Ireland and the settling English?
        • Religion
    • Reading Questions
      • What effects did the potato blight have in Ireland? The United States?
        • Emigration out of the country
        • Population decline
        • Us experienced large influx of immigrants that led to cultural clashes and xenophobia
    • Reading Questions
      • What type of rule was preferred by most Irish? Why did England refuse to grant this type of rule?
        • Home rule: stay under British Kingdom but have independent government
        • Feared for the minority of protestants in the country
    • Reading Questions
      • What was the British solution to the violence in Ireland?
        • Split the country into Northern and Southern Ireland
        • Northern remained part of Britain and Southern had home rule
    • War with Mexico
      • Manifest Destiny
        • Belief that the US has the right and duty to rule North America from Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean
        • Used to justify a wide variety of transgressions
      • Indian Removal Act of 1830
        • Federal Government could force Native Americans off land to make room for settlers
        • Led to the Trail of Tears
    • Trail of Tears
    • War with Mexico
      • Mexico wins independence from Spain in 1821 and possesses all the land west and south of the Louisiana Purchase
      • Mexico accepts our settlers moving into their lands
    • War with Mexico
      • Many American Settlers in Texas
      • Texas revolts from Mexico in 1836 and gains its independence
        • Revolt led by Americans
      • United States annexes Texas in 1845
        • Mexico sees this as an act of aggression
        • US basically stole their land
        • Argue over the border between Texas and Mexico
    • War with Mexico
      • Continue the boarder dispute and US draws Mexico into a war
      • US captures Mexico city and forces a surrender
      • Mexican Cession
        • US forces Mexico to cede California and other Southwest territory as part of the agreement
    • Gadsan Purchase
      • Purchased the bottom portion of New Mexico from Mexico in 1853
    • Inventions
      • List the top ten inventions (1 being the most important and 10 being the least) of the 19 th and 20 th centuries
    • Inventors
      • Edison
      • Bell
      • Marconi
      • Ford
      • Wright Brothers
    • Mass Culture
      • Causes of Mass Culture
        • Public education increased literacy
        • Mass duplication
        • Weekend
      • Music hall
      • Movies
      • sports
    • Scientific Developments
      • Germ Theory
        • Louis Pasteur
        • Realized that germs were causing the fermentation
        • Called Bacteria
        • Learned that heat killed bacteria
        • Led to Pasteurization process
    • Scientific Developments
      • Cleanliness linked to spread of disese
        • Lister’s clean operating rooms save live s
        • Cities increase sanitation to fight infectious disease
      • Vaccines and cures for diseases
    • Scientific Developments
      • Darwin’s theory of Evolution
        • Natural Selection
        • Evolution
          • We are related to chimps?
        • Book is still banned in some places
          • Stolen from libraries
        • Social Darwinism and Racism