WHAT HAPPENED TO THE POPULATION OF THE NON-NATIVE AMERICAN SETTLERS FROM 1805 – 1900? WHAT MIGHT ACCOUNT FOR THIS CHANGE?
WHAT HAPPPENED TO THE NATIVE AMERICAN POPULATION FROM 1805-1900? WHY DID THIS CHANGE HAPPEN?
DOCUMENT 2: MANIFEST DESTINY
WHAT DOES O’SULLIVAN SUGGEST AMERICANS SHOULD BE ABLE TO POSSESS BY RIGHT OF MANIFEST DESTINY?
WHAT REASONS DOES HE GIVE?
DOCUMENT 3: TWO OREGON TRAIL PIONEERS DISCUSSING LIFE ON THE TRAIL
BASED ON THE ABOVE QUOTES WHAT EVIDENCE IS THERE THAT THE OREGON TRAIL PIONEERS FACED HUNGER ON THE PLAINS.
ACCORDING TO DOCUMENT 4, WHY DOES PRESIDENT POLK THINK THE US SHOULD EXTEND ITS BORDERS?
WOULD HE SUPPORT OR OPPSE MANIFEST DESTINY? EXPLAIN CITING TEXTUAL EVIDENCE FROM DOCUMENT 4.
ACCORDING TO DOCUMENT 5, WHY DOES THIS GOVERNOR WANT TO AVOID WAR WITH MEXICO?
WOULD HE SUPPORT OR OPPOSE MANIFEST DESTINY? ANSWER CITING TEXTUAL EVIDENCE FROM DOCUMENT 5.
HOW DOES THIS PAINTING REPRESENT MANIFEST DESTINY?
WHAT ARE 4 IMAGES IN THE PAINTING THAT INDICATE WESTWARD EXPANSION?
WHO DO YOU THIN THE YOUNG WOMAN IN TH PAINTING REPRESENTS?
Constructed Response: Using the information from the documents you just analyzed, write about the relationship between the concept of Manifest Destiny and the Westward Growth of the Nation. In your answer be sure to answer the following questions: Why did people support Manifest Destiny? How did it lead to the growth of the west? What were some political, economic, and social reasons for Manifest Destiny? How did Manifest Destiny affect different groups of people. (should be in paragraph for – at least 7 sentences)