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Government and Economics
In this tutorial we are going to talk about the early civilizations. The term civilization basically means the level of development at which people live together peacefully in communities. And Ancient civilization refers specifically to the first settled and stable communities that became the basis for later states, nations, and empires.
The word “Renaissance” means “rebirth”. The Middle Ages began with the fall of the Roman Empire. The Renaissance was a time of “coming out of the dark”. It was a rebirth of education, science, art, literature, music, and a better life for people in general.
Age of Exploration
The Colonial America that gave birth to the United States of America was made up of 13 British colonies along the Atlantic Coast of North America. The colonial period lasted for 168 years. It started in 1607, when the first permanent British settlement was founded in Jamestown, Virginia.
The American Revolution was a time when the British colonists in America rebelled against the rule of Great Britain. There were many battles fought and the colonies gained their freedom and became the independent country of the United States. The American Revolutionary War lasted from 1775 until 1783.
Declaration of Independence
The Declaration of Independence is defined as the formal statement written by Thomas Jefferson declaring the freedom of the thirteen American colonies from Great Britain. An example of the Declaration of Independence was the document adopted at the Second Continental Congress on July 4th, 1776.
Article of Confederation
This week, we are talking about the Westward Expansion, Westward expansion, the 19th-century movement of settlers into the American West, began with the Louisiana Purchase and was fueled by the Gold Rush, the Oregon Trail and a belief in “manifest destiny.”
Civil War (Part - 1)
In this tutorial, we are looking at the the American Civil War (also known by other names) was a civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between northern states loyal to the Union and southern states that had seceded from the Union to form the Confederate States of America.
Civil War (Part - 2)
In this tutorial, let’s talk about the Reconstruction Era. The Reconstruction Era was the period in the United States immediately after the Civil War, lasting from 1865 to 1877. This period was marked by attempts to reintegrate the Confederate states into the Union.
Let’s learn about the Industrial Revolution. The Industrial Revolution was a period of major changes in the way products are made. It took place more than 200 years ago and greatly affected the way people lived as well as the way they worked.
Progressive Era (Part - 1)
The Progressive Era was a period of widespread social activism and political reform across the United States that spanned the 1890s to the 1920s. The Progressive era received its name from the forward-thinking, or “progressive,” reformers who addressed a variety of social, economic, and political ills.