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Standard 4.3.E

4.3.E Analyze multiple perspectives of early westward expansion, including the addition of slave and free territories and states.

Grade(s): 4

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2019

The Mexican American War | History In A Nutshell


President James K. Polk desired to achieve his vision of "Manifest Destiny," and sought to acquire Mexico's northern territories. Mexico had no desire to sell Alta California and Nuevo Mexico to Pres...
The Trail of Tears | History In A Nutshell


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