Sectionalism in the US, reading, graphic organizer, activities
based on the ideas/questions
1. What “idea” was causing people to want to spread out across the North American continent?
2. Please name two effects of the Transcontinental Railroad (review)
3. What were the different “sections” in the sectionalism of the United States?
4. Please define sectionalism in your own words.
5. Based upon context clues, what does the word chasm mean?
6. What war did all of this sectionalism eventually lead to?
7. What were the years of this war?
8. What is an example of “modern day” sectionalism?