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History 2010 - Ramey: Exam #1

This guide is designed to provide library and research support to students taking U.S. History I from Dr. Ramey through the TNeCampus program.

Essay Question 1

Use three examples to argue that either the desire for economic opportunity or the desire for religious freedom motivated people more to settle in the American colonies. Support your answer with historical fact as evidence.

(500-750 words)

 

Don't forget to cite your sources! 

Resources are provided below to help you find information to supplement your class readings, if you need or desire.

Articles & Databases for Essay Question 1

eBooks for Essay 1

Essay Question 2

The New England colonies and the Southern colonies developed in ways that would increasingly set them in opposition to one another and would ultimately lead to a devastating Civil War. Discuss three important differences between the two regions during the colonial period.

(500-750 words)

Don't forget to cite your sources! 

Resources are provided below to help you find information to supplement your class readings, if you need or desire.

Articles & Databases for Essay 2

Internet Resources for Essay 2