8-4, 8-2: 3 due Thurs
8-3: 2 due Fri
8-5, 8-1: 1 due Fri
8-4, 8-2: Manifest Destiny During the early 1800s, many Americans began to believe that it was the
nation’s manifest destiny to spread over the whole continent. During this time, the United States acquired several
new territories, and new settlers moved westward.
A. Explain two reasons why many settlers from the East moved to territories in the West between 1820 and 1860.
B. Describe two of the geographic features that created problems for the pioneers as they moved across the western half of the continent.
8-3, 8-5, 8-1: Why did the federalists feel that a national bank was necessary to stabalize the US economy?