This power point is an outline for Manifest Destiny, Texas Annexation, the Mexican-American War, the Compromise of 1850. It discusses the impact of propaganda during wars, background information for how all of these events came to be, it touches on the Gold Rush, and it foreshadows sectionalism and other issues leading to the Civil War. There are also recap questions scattered throughout the slides.
This pairs well with these assignments:
Mexican-American War Review Activity
Mexican American War Letter to the Editor
Westward Expansion Activity
President Polk Review Activity
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