Video overview: Commerce and industry thrive across the new nation, now one of the wealthiest on Earth. The Erie Canal brings big risk and bigger reward. In the South, cotton is king but slavery fuels a growing divide. Violence flares across the territories and abolitionists make a stand for freedom. The election of Lincoln is a harbinger of war.
These teacher-generated questions are designed to help students focus in on key information during the video. These questions cover the fourth episode in the series titled "Division." Ready to print and use! Comes with a completed answer key!
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