Unit IX Schedule

Unit IX Homework Guide

Gobal Capitalism & the End of the American Century, 1980 to Present

APUS 

 

Unit IX—Ch. 30  Conservative America in the Ascent, 1980-1991;  Ch. 31 Confronting Global and National Dilemmas, 1989 to Present

 

April/May 

8

 

Ch. 30 S-H & Online

War Powers Act Homework due 4/9

 

Ch. 29 Voc Test


​31

9



WPA HW due


Go over Unit 8 test and essay




30

10

Vocab Test 30/31--combined

Ch. 31 S-H & Online

Note:  there is not a "Unit 9" final MC test.

Unit  9 "Boggle"


29

11

 

Review Theme assignment  Due 4/15

Theme HW from 2015






28

12

Continued Theme assignment--due Monday


LEQ--practice--evidence





27

15

Theme assignment due--electronic version

LEQ--thesis/evid practice

24

16



Last day to retake Unit 8 test/essay


23

17

Unit I/II review




22

18

   
Unit 1-2 SAQ review



21

19


LEQ




20

22

 MC Exam #1--full year




17

23

Go over MC Exam #1

LEQ Essay returned


16

24
Unit 3-4 review





15

25

 Unit 3-4 SAQ 




14

26

Unit 5-6  Review

 


13
       ​Final AP payment due.     

29

 Unit 5-6 SAQ 
10             



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5/6

MC Exam #2-full year



3

30

Units 7-8 review




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5/7

Go over Exam #2




2

5/1

Unit 7-8  SAQ




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5/8

Go over Essays/SA




1

2

DBQ preparation--Evidence
7


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5/9

 

3

DBQ

6


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5/10

exam date

 

Concept Outline for Unit 9

 

PERIOD 9 (1980-Present)

 

As the US transitioned to a new century filled with challenges and possibilities, it experienced renewed ideological and cultural debates, sought to redefine its foreign policy, and adapted to economic globalization and revolutionary changes in science and technology.

 

Key Concept 9.1 –A newly ascendant conservative movement achieved several political and policy goals during the 1980s and continued to strongly influence public discourse in the following decades.

Key Concept 9.2 –Moving into the 21st century, the nation experienced significant technological, economic, and demographic changes.

Key Concept 9.3 – The end of the Cold War and new challenges to U.S. leadership forced the nation to redefine its foreign policy and role in the world

 

Unit IX Vocabulary

You do not have vocabulary “assignments” but you will have a vocab tests.

 

Ch. 30

 

Key Concepts & Events

 

National Review

Religious Right

Hostage crisis

Reagan Coalition

Moral majority

Supply-side economics (Reaganomics)

National debt

Deregulation

Sandinistas

Contras

Iran-Contra affair

Glasnost

Perestroika

Persian Gulf War

 

 

Key People

Barry Goldwater

William F. Buckley

Milton Friedman

David Stockman

Sandra Day O’Connor

Mikhail Gorbachev

 

 

Ch. 31

 

Key concepts & events

Globalization

World Trade Organization (WTO)

Group of  Eight (G8)

North American Free Trade agreement (NAFTA)

Immigration and Nationality Act

Economic Recovery Tax Act (ERTA)

Operation Rescue

Defense of Marriage Act

Webster v. Reproductive Health Services

Planned Parenthood of Southeaster Penn. V. Casey

Lawrence v. Texas

Contract with America

USA Patriot Act

Abu Ghraib prison

American Recovery & Reinvestment Act

Tea Party

Key People

William Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton

Newt Gingrich

Monica Lewinsky

Saddam Hussein

MC Exam #2-full year

 

5/1

 

Go over Exam #2

5/2

Go over Essays/SA

3

 

4

Exam Date