My Homework

  • US History & Government Regents is a one year course that begins with the period of Colonization & the American Revolution and ends in the present day.  The academic year culminates with the Regents Examination taken in June.  The exam consists of 50 Regents level multiple choice questions, a Thematic Essay & a DBQ (Document-Based Question) Essay.  Units covered include the following:

    • Exploration & Colonization (1500's-1700's)
    • Causes & Results of the American Revolution (1760's-1780's)
    • The Constitution (1789)
    • The Federalist Period (1790's)
    • The War of 1812
    • The Jacksonian Age 
    • Westward Expansion & Manifest Destiny (1840's)
    • The Civil War (1861-65)
    • Era of Reconstruction (1865-1877)
    • Industrialization & Urbanization 
    • America Enters the World Stage
    • Spanish-American War (1898)
    • The Progressive Era
    • World War 1 (1914-1918)-US Involvement (1917-1918)
    • The Roaring Twenties
    • The Great Depression
    • World War 2 (1939-1945)-US Involvement (1941-1945)
    • The Culture of the 50's/Eisenhower Years
    • The Cold War
    • The Culture of the 1960's/Hippie Movement/Counter-Culture
    • The Vietnam War
    • Feminism in the 1970's
    • Conservatism of the 1980's/Reagan Era
    • Persian Gulf War
    • The Clinton Years/90's Prosperity
    • Impact of 9/11
    • Obama Years/Universal Healthcare