Practice AP Exams! Really helpful! :) http://www.apexamreview.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=562&Itemid=22

http://www.course-notes.org/US_History/Vocabulary_Terms <<<<<< TONS OF VOCAB!

Flash Cards
^It has online flash cards, so if you don't have time to make some index cards, you can just look at these, and it puts a lot of information on the cards
this site has pretty much any apush vocab term you would possibly need to know
This site covers dates throughout us history
^^^This website goes through different years and what happened in them for U.S. History:)
I love study groups


OH My gursh!!! franklin d's new deal legislation is AMAZING:)
Recommended by Mr. McGowan: http://www.mrburnett.net/APUSHistory/APUSHistory.htm

These websites helped me with the FDR New Deal DBQ

This is a really cool show showing the industrialist and robber barons like jp Morgan, Carnagie, and Rockerfeller putting the money they made to national museums to boost nationalism, eduction, and to make new jobs during the great depression National Museums Effect on the Country

This site helps with the Populist Progressive Era: http://www.docstoc.com/docs/12275374/The-Populist-Progressive-Era-_Modified_

http://www.ushistory.org/us/ <---- okay, so i don't know how to make this a link, but this site has an outline of the entire history of the U.S.!! REALLY GOOD SITE!!

CHECK THIS SITE OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!http://www.howeisd.net/150820520165049917/lib/150820520165049917/_files/http.pdf

So many links to previous DBQs (since 1995) and major topics likely to come up in an essay question. Really helpful preparation for the AP Exam. http://villamagna.wikispaces.com/APUSH+Test+Review

This site goes into a lot of detail about several important people and topics. http://avhs-apush.wikispaces.com/Master+Index

http://www.geocities.com/athens/pantheon/9910/ EPIC CRAM PACKET! very very very helpful.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPjfbStnWd8- This is lecture by a Stanford university professor about the views of WEB Du Bois and Booker T. Washington and lots of African-American History. Could be useful on a DBQ or FRQ.

http://www.u-s-history.com/index.html This link defines all APUSH terms that would normally be hard to find on the internet... ITS REALLY GOOD!!

Given the recent studies of chp. 16, I thought this was relevant:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoM7rXWg2HMIt's centers the Battle of Little Big Horn. It kinda shuts down the "Custer's oh so noble and great last stand" stuff that you hear.
I'm nerdy enough that I found it interesting, but I figure watching these things is an easy way to get background knowledge for the ap test :)

^for les court cases ^
is a really good site to visit to get more pratcice multiple choice questions.
American Pageant Quizes
study guide
Pretty Good Study Site (most of U.S. history)
Need a Short Recap of Unit 4? (Ch. review Crossword puzzles)
Unit 4 Exam Review
^sign in: username (clapera1212) and password (huntingtown). click on the "My tests" tab and click on "Do test" under the Unit 4 Exam Review quiz
__Blue Study Guide Pages__
that review guidE has alot of good information, and if you search the website, you can find alot more :)

This website helped me a great deal-chapter outlines for The American Pageant....KICK ASS! -----

**TEST YOURSELF!!!! This link will provide you with a quiz for each chapter! CLICK IT! You have nothing to lose but your bad grades!

This site has a ton of links about the different periods of U.S. history. It has links about specific events, too. Pretty useful. :)


If you are someone who is chronologically confused I would have to recommend this site. It has all the United State events in order! Check it out!


Overview of the AP exam. Seems pretty helpful.

Here is another quiz website.

Another great website to help study for the AP exam.

Summaries of major eras in U.S. History:

So you guys know that chart we did in class today? I typed it. So I thought it would help anybody who didnt take notes or missed some stuff.
Action Taken
Supreme Court case decision
Adams Federalist 1797-1801
-Alien and sedition act -Midnight Judges -Undeclared war with France
All: To weaken Jeffersonian democrats.
-KY and VA Resolutions: Doctrine of nullification (Written by Jefferson and Madison) -Marbury v Madison=Judicial review M vs. M was unconstitutional -none
Jackson Democrat 1829-1837
Indian Removal act- “trail of tears”
More land for white settlers; gold in Indian land
Worcester vs. Georgia- Supreme court agreed with the Cherokees; Jackson said “John Marshall has made his decision; now let him enforce it.” Trail of tears occurred.
Lincoln Republican 1861-1865
-Suspended habeas corpus(due process) -Withdrew $2,000,000 for military w/o approval* -Increased size of army w/o approval* -Set up military courts to try confederate supporters - Declared martial law in MD *from congress
-Attempted to keep the people in Union states to support union instead of confederates(by silencing and trying supporters) -Wanted to win the war to bring back confederates to the Union -Tried to keep MD(a border state) with the union
-Exparte Milligan- Declared that Lincoln abused constitution; but the war already over, so there was nothing they could do about it.
Wilson Democrat 1913-1921
Espionage and sedition act
Kept down rebellion of military and kept draft uninterrupted
Schenck v. U.S.- constitutional because of clear and present danger. (p. 455 in Review book)
Roosevelt Democrat 1933-1945
-Japanese Americans sent to internment camps -4 terms -NRA (National Recovery Administration) -AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Administration)
-Scared of Japanese spies in U.S. -Too much control of govt for too long -Guarantee reasonable profits& fair wages -Farmers plow land under b/c overproduction
-Korematsu v. U.S.- upheld law -22ndamendment -(NRA and AAA) Laws creating them were unconstitutional
Bush Republican 2001-2009
Patriot Act
Took away privacy rights, govt can listen to phone conversations (or other communications) to locate terrorists