Published: Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:10:18 +0000
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat were the main causes of World War I? Learn about how mutual defense alliances, imperialism, militarism, and nationalism all played a part.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA 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)
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a chart of the major inventors and their inventions during the Industrial Revolution that had significant ramifications in America.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe Articles of Confederation was the first governmental structure unifying the 13 states after the American Revolution. Learn about why they failed.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA list of the main compromises by the founding fathers to create the US Constitution, including how each state would be represented in Congress.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZTake A look at the colonial mindset and the actual events that led to the American Revolutionary War that was fought between 1775 to 1783.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the effects of the fourteenth amendment through this 14th amendment summary. It answers the question: what is the fourteenth amendment.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZIntroduction to the historical background and important people, events, and inventions of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. Part 1 of 2.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a chart showing all of the presidents and vice presidents of the United States along with their party affiliation and dates in office.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a chart that shows the founding of the thirteen British colonies in North America. Find information about the years settled and founders.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe government of the United States has three branches, each of which has checks and balances designed to ensure no branch gains too much power.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWho were the most influential Presidents of the United States, having affected the nation to the greatest extent? This top ten list includes my picks.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhich 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThis timeline of the events leading to the American Revolution provides a comprehensive look at the causes of the Revolutionary War.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn about the nature of colonial governments in the thirteen colonies.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThis article takes a look at President Thomas Jefferson's motivations and the impact that the Louisiana Purchase had on the developing United States.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThis chart provides a handy guide to the major wars in which Americans fought ranging from the colonial days to the current war in Afghanistan.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat is the Great Compromise? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the political and contributions of ten women of the White House, from Dolley Madison to Hillary Clinton.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere are pictures of each of the presidents of the United States.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe 2nd amendent. American History.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhich presidents were Democrats? Find out which american presidents were Democrats.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the colony of New Jersey including its significance and important people.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a look at ten of the most significant American inventors during the 19th century including Thomas Edison (phonograph, light bulb, movies etc.)
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn about the life, career and accomplishments of the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, from early childhood onward.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about America's fourth president, James Madison, with these ten essential facts. about his life before, during, and after being president.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZCurrently,there are nine Supreme Court justices on the United States Supreme Court.The number of justices is set by Congress and has varied from five to 10.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat were the characteristics of the New England colonies? Learn about the major characteristics of New England during the American colonial era.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHow many American presidents were assassinated? Find out with this FAQ about the American presidents.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn about the founding and the significance of the Massachusetts colony in colonial America. Also learn about its role in the American Revolution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a list of the top 10 presidential scandals that occurred while a president was either running for office or serving as the president.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThere have been eight left-handed presidents that we know of. However, this is not necessarily accurate because in the past left-handedness was discouraged.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn 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
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhich presidents were Republican? Find out which American presidents were Republicans.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWho was the youngest president of the United States? Find out the answer to this question and more with this presidential FAQ.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat are the requirements to become a Supreme Court justice? Read this faq to find out the answer.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe US Constitution lists three: at least 30 years of age, a US citizen for at least nine years, and a resident of the state the Senator represents.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZTheodore Roosevelt coined the phrase muckrakers to describe journalists who exposed corruption and injustices in order to change society. Learn more..
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZEvery 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat is the order of presidential succession? When was it created? Find out with this quick overview.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Georgia colony.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Delaware colony which was founded in 1638 as New Sweden, and was later part of New Netherland before being claimed by the British
2016-10-25T11:10:18Zclass="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" >South Dakota . The sculpture of four famous
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA period of individual spiritual awakening in colonial New England. Learn more about the history, the individuals involved, and its significance.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWant to find out about Colonial America? Here is an overview of the thirteen colonies and the important differences between the New England, Middle, and Southern Colonies.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe life, career, accomplishments and assassination of the 16th president of the United States, who served during the Civil War.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA look at Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, from the Battle of New Orleans to the Indian Removal Act.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZFour United States Presidents have been assassinated, starting with Abraham Lincoln. Six have been the target of assassination attempts. Learn more.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe 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
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZCan the winner of the World Series predict who will become President of the United States? Until 1976, it appeared that it could. Read this article to find out more.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the New York colony. This colony, founded in 1664, was the location of the Albany Congress, the first attempt to unite the colonies.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the North Carolina colony which was founded 1663 by eight Lord Proprietors who were recognized by King Charles II of England.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Virginia Colony founded by the London Company in colonial America. It started as Jamestown in 1607 before becoming a royal colony
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZJames 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThis U.S. Supreme Court case established the precedent of Judicial Review - the ability of the Judiciary Branch to declare a law unconstitutional.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat presidential elections have been the most significant? Here is a list of the top ten presidential elections in American History.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZFounded in 1623 by John Mason, New Hampshire was a planned colony.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe idea of the social contract, the state only exists to serve the will of the people, is one of the foundations of the American political system.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a profile of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary whose assassination by Gavrilo Princip led to the outbreak of World War I.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is an overview of the US Government that explains the organization of the three branches and their interaction along with six founding principles
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe Battle of Gettysburg resulted in 51,000 casualties, the most during the Civil War. The second bloodiest was the Battle of Chickamauga.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere 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
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZTheodore Roosevelt created the Bull Moose (Progressive) Party when he was denied the Republican Party's nomination for president in 1912.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZBiographical fast facts and links to more info about United States presidents 1 - 10, from George Washington to John Tyler.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat is the necessary and proper clause? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZA bulleted list of the thirteen colonies. The list includes colony name, year founded, and the founders of each of the colonies.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe US Constitution states that once confirmed by the Senate, a justice serves for life. However, they may retire if they wish. They can also be impeached.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZRailroads had a huge impact on the development of America. This article takes a look at the effects of railroads on America.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Rhode Island colony.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Maryland colony which was founded in 1634 by Lord Baltimore as a haven for Roman Catholics escaping anti-Catholic persecution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere are ten key things to know about Andrew Johnson. He served as the seventeenth president of the United States. Learn more about his life.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the South Carolina colony.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZGeorge Washington was commander of the Continental Army and the first president of the United States, unanimously elected. Here are 10 interesting facts.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWho was the oldest person to serve as president of the United States? Read this FAQ to find out the answer.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat does the Constitution say about slavery? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn ten important things that you should know about Martin Van Buren, the eighth president of the United States who served from 1837 to 1841.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere are ten key facts to know about the third president, Thomas Jefferson who served as the third president of the United States from 1801–1809.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the Connecticut colony which was founded in 1635/1636, one of America's thirteen colonies.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWho selects the Supreme Court justices? What method is used to first select and then confirm them to the United States Supreme Court?
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn more about the colony of Pennsylvania founded by William Penn including its significance and important people.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere is a timeline that shows the exploration of North America by Europeans between 1492 and 1600.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWho was the only president to serve on the Supreme Court? This article answers this questions and provides further details about his time on the court..
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZCheck out these six picks for the best Civil War dramatic movies ever made. From Glory to Shenandoah, these films capture different aspects of the war
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZWhat was the order for ratification of the Constitution? Find out in this Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) about the Constitution.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn about the historic duel in 1804 between Alexander Hamilton Aaron Burr including what caused it, its aftermath, and its significance.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe life and career and accomplishments of the 32nd president of the United States, who led America during the Great Depression and World War II.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe life and career of the seventh president of the United States, covering his childhood, his career as soldier, lawyer, legislator, his presidency.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThis chart lists the dates on which each state was admitted into the United States.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZBiographical fast facts about United States Presidents 41 - 44, from George H. W. Bush to Barack Obama including Bill Clinton and George W. Bush.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZThe 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.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZLearn ten important things that you should know about John F. Kennedy. He served as the thirty-fifth president of the United States.
2016-10-25T11:10:18ZHere 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.