Chapter 17 Outline

Outline format Chapter 17

I. How does the election of William Henry Harrison frustrate the hopes of the Whigs?
A. What was Clay’s scheme?
B. Tippecanoe talks himself to death
C. Tyler- is he really a Whig?
D. Bank Bungling and Tariff Trouble

II. What is Manifest Destiny, and how does it differ from the concept of imperialism?
A. What is Manifest Destiny?
John L. O’Sullivan
B. The Election of 1844
Summarize Issues, Slogans, Liberty party trips up Clay
C. “Young Hickory” Polk, the “Dark Horse”
Goals on the various concerns of the day
D. Mexico, California, Texas

III. How many times can we almost get into a war before we succeed?
A. The “Third War With England”
Causes, insurrection in Canada, Caroline incident
B. The “Aroostook,” or “Lumberjack,” War
Causes, Lord Ashburton saves the day?
C. Texas pleads for acceptance
Why do we say no? What eventually tips the scales?
D. The Oregon Question
Joint Occupancy to 54-40 or Fight!
E. What does England have to do with all these problems?

IV. Why is the South so excited about War With Mexico?
A. “American Blood on American Soil”- fact or fiction?
B. Abe Lincoln and the “Spot” Resolutions
C. Santa Anna plays us for chumps
D. The warm-up: Stephen’s (Kearney) and John’s (Fremont) excellent adventures
E. Taylor and Scott
F. Tristin’ the War Away
G. Guadelupe Hidalgo: What do we get?
H. What were the negative consequences?
How many Civil War generals get battle experience in Mexico?

8 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by thatAPkid on October 20, 2006 at 10:53 am

    I have a question. On the board today(friday) It said Portrait of America
    Lord and Mill Girls pg 266
    Trail of Tears 292
    Answer questions
    What is this??

  2. Posted by cherry on October 20, 2006 at 6:00 pm

    I checked the book and it does not relate to those topics.

  3. Posted by theoneandonly on October 20, 2006 at 11:49 pm

    that was on the board for the assingment for b/c days if we wouldn’t shut up for her to start talking…i think

  4. That post was left from the day most of you took at PSAT. Don’t worry about it.

  5. Ummmm, I meant “the agenda was left from Wednesday, so don’t worry about it.” The post over the outline you DO need to be concerned about.

    GO CARDS!!!!!!!!

  6. Posted by eSKAlator on October 21, 2006 at 11:21 pm

    what about the 17 outline?

  7. Posted by Revolution Peace on October 22, 2006 at 12:53 pm

    pretty sure the chap. 17 outline is due monday and 18 is due tuesday, right?

  8. Posted by eSKAlator on October 22, 2006 at 4:46 pm

    ok nvm

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