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2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat were the main causes of World War I? Learn about how mutual defense alliances, imperialism, militarism, and nationalism all played a part.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat were the top causes of the Great Depression in the United States? Here is a list from the stock market crash of 1929 to widespread drought.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat was the Great Depression? What does it mean when people use this term? Here are the basics of this important time in America's past.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat caused the Civil War? While slavery did have an important part to play, there were other causes that fed the fight between North and South.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a profile of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary whose assassination by Gavrilo Princip led to the outbreak of World War I.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a list of the top nine events in chronological order that led to secession and the American Civil War between the Union and Confederacy.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a chart of the major inventors and their inventions during the Industrial Revolution that had significant ramifications in America.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are the top ten New Deal programs created to help deal with the Great Depression. Learn about the key points for each of these major programs.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe cotton gin was invented by Eli Whitney on March 14, 1794. This page looks at the background, historical significance, and interesting facts about the cotton gin.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZTake A look at the colonial mindset and the actual events that led to the American Revolutionary War that was fought between 1775 to 1783.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZA natural born U.S. citizen who is at least 35 years old and has lived in the United States for at least 14 years (not necessarily consecutively)
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the effects of the fourteenth amendment through this 14th amendment summary. It answers the question: what is the fourteenth amendment.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZA list of the main compromises by the founding fathers to create the US Constitution, including how each state would be represented in Congress.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis timeline of the events leading to the American Revolution provides a comprehensive look at the causes of the Revolutionary War.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe Articles of Confederation was the first governmental structure unifying the 13 states after the American Revolution. Learn about why they failed.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1626-1650.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZIntroduction to the historical background and important people, events, and inventions of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. Part 1 of 2.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe 14th amendent was a key amendment in the history of civil rights.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about what happened in America between 1851-1860. This uncertain period ended in Abraham Lincoln's election and South Carolina's secession.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the 28th president of the United States, Woodrow Wilson from his childhood through his time as president and his retirement.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1651-1675.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn all about the electoral college, its purpose, and its role in electing US presidents.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe government of the United States has three branches, each of which has checks and balances designed to ensure no branch gains too much power.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a chart that shows the founding of the thirteen British colonies in North America. Find information about the years settled and founders.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is an overview of the US Government that explains the organization of the three branches and their interaction along with six founding principles
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis chart provides a handy guide to the major wars in which Americans fought ranging from the colonial days to the current war in Afghanistan.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a look at ten of the most significant American inventors during the 19th century including Thomas Edison (phonograph, light bulb, movies etc.)
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWho were the most influential Presidents of the United States, having affected the nation to the greatest extent? This top ten list includes my picks.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a profile of the Constitutional Convention.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat was the Smoot-Hawley Tariff? What effect did it have on the Great Depression? Find out the answer to these and more questions.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about America's fourth president, James Madison, with these ten essential facts. about his life before, during, and after being president.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about the concept of federalism and how the United States of America was founded upon this idea.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWant to learn more about key Supreme Court decisions? This list of cases provides a look at key decisions of the United States Supreme Court.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhich presidents were elected without receiving a plurality of the popular vote? In other words, which presidents won without winning the popular vote? Find out the answer with this FAQ about the American presidents.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about the ten key Constitutional Amendments that extended democracy in Ameica.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn all about the ten most significant founding fathers of the United States who were part of the American Revolution and the founding of the nation
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZA look at Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, from the Battle of New Orleans to the Indian Removal Act.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article examines the development of religious freedoms in the American Colonial era.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article takes a look at President Thomas Jefferson's motivations and the impact that the Louisiana Purchase had on the developing United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are pictures of each of the presidents of the United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a chart showing all of the presidents and vice presidents of the United States along with their party affiliation and dates in office.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a chart showing the order of secession from the Union. South Carolina was first on December 20, 1860. Tennessee was the 11th on June 8,1861
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article provides biographical information about about the second President of the United States, who served from 1797 to 1801.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZA president of the United States can only be elected to two full terms, and is limited to serving for a total of 10 years in office.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat is the Great Compromise? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe life and career of the seventh president of the United States, covering his childhood, his career as soldier, lawyer, legislator, his presidency.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about the founding and the significance of the Massachusetts colony in colonial America. Also learn about its role in the American Revolution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn all about John Adams, the second president of the United States with these ten interesting facts. Adams served only one term from 1797 to 1801.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWant to find out where a US President was buried? This lists all the presidents that have passed away with their burial sites.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe thirteen British colonies in North America were unique and had their own forms of government. Learn about their governments in this article.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about James Madison, fourth president of the United States and the Father of the US Constitution who was president during the War of 1812.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZFind out what the early founding fathers felt about strict versus loose constructionist views interms of interpreting the Constitution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about Herbert Hoover, America's thirty-first president, from his early childhood to the events of his presidency and his retirement.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn ten important things that you should know about John F. Kennedy. He served as the thirty-fifth president of the United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHow many American presidents were assassinated? Find out with this FAQ about the American presidents.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat presidential elections have been the most significant? Here is a list of the top ten presidential elections in American History.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article takes a look at the development of the United States Courts in the early years of the country.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are ten key facts to know about Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth president of the United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article provides a fast fact overview of President Harry S Truman's time in office as the thirty-third president of the United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe French Revolution occurred a few years after the US was created. This article looks at how it dealt with the Revolution while it was still young.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis profile looks at religious reformer Anne Hutchinson who was banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony and helped found Portsmouth, Rhode Island.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZFour United States Presidents have been assassinated, starting with Abraham Lincoln. Six have been the target of assassination attempts. Learn more.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the political and contributions of ten women of the White House, from Dolley Madison to Hillary Clinton.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat are the requirements to become a Supreme Court justice? Read this faq to find out the answer.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZEvery president from William Henry Harrison to John F. Kennedy who was elected in a year ending with a zero was assassinated or died in office.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZGeorge Washington was commander of the Continental Army and the first president of the United States, unanimously elected. Here are 10 interesting facts.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZProfile of Samuel Adams. Samuel Adams was a leader in the revolutionary war movement in Massachusetts and one of America's founding fathers. This profile looks at his life and accomplishments.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about Franklin D. Roosevelt, the thirty-second president of the United States, with these biographical fast facts about his time as president.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZBiographical fast facts and links to more info about United States presidents 1 - 10, from George Washington to John Tyler.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe life, career, accomplishments and assassination of the 16th president of the United States, who served during the Civil War.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThere have been eight left-handed presidents that we know of. However, this is not necessarily accurate because in the past left-handedness was discouraged.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the colony of New Jersey including its significance and important people.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZMapp v Ohio was a Supreme Court decision that decided what would be done with evidence found during an illegal search and seizure. Learn more.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZRailroads had a huge impact on the development of America. This article takes a look at the effects of railroads on America.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere is a profile of John Marshall, the fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court responsible for deciding numerous key cases. Learn more about John Marshall with this profile.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZTheodore Roosevelt coined the phrase muckrakers to describe journalists who exposed corruption and injustices in order to change society. Learn more..
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZJames Watt invented the first reliable steam engine in 1775. Learn more about his invention and the importance of the steam engine in the industrial revolution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZBrief biographical information about Andrew Jackson, the Seventh President of the United States, who served from 1829-1837.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe life and career of the first president of the United States, and Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe sixth US president was the son of the second, and, after his presidency, both served in Congress and defended slave mutineers on the ship Amistad
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe Compromise of 1850 was a group of five bills that were intended to stave off sectional strife that would eventually lead to the United States Civil War.
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2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the Georgia colony.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are ten key facts to know about James K. Polk. He served as the eleventh president of the United States between March 4, 1845 and March 3, 1849.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the Rhode Island colony.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are ten key facts to know about James Buchanan. He would serve as the fifteenth president of the United States from 1857 to 1861.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn about the life, career and accomplishments of the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, from early childhood onward.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhich presidents were Democrats? Find out which american presidents were Democrats.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWhat were the characteristics of the New England colonies? Learn about the major characteristics of New England during the American colonial era.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are ten key things to know about Andrew Johnson. He served as the seventeenth president of the United States. Learn more about his life.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article takes a look at the four Intolerable Acts that helped lead the American colonists to eventually band together against the British.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn ten important things that you should know about the life and times of James Monroe, the fifth president of the United States.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZUse these American History Timelines to find the key events that happened in America's past. This timeline focuses on the years 1601-1625.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZLearn more about the 6th president of the United States, John Quincy Adams from his childhood through his time as president and beyond.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZBrief biographical information about James Madison, the fourth President of the United States and the father of the U.S. Constitution.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZWant the facts about the Battle of Antietam which resulted in over 23000 casulaties? Learn about the battle, its outcome, and its significance.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZHere are six essential facts you should know about the early settlement in Jamestown, Va., from its founding to the removal of its royal charter.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis article provides a brief biographical information about George Washington, the first President of the United States, who served from 1789 to 1797
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThis U.S. Supreme Court case established the precedent of Judicial Review - the ability of the Judiciary Branch to declare a law unconstitutional.
2016-12-07T11:07:52ZThe Battle of Gettysburg resulted in 51,000 casualties, the most during the Civil War. The second bloodiest was the Battle of Chickamauga.