Why do you think the removal of the Cherokee from their lands is called the Trail of Tears

Graded Assignment

Unit Test, Part 2: Change and Growth

Complete this teacher-scored portion of the Unit Test and submit it to your teacher by the due date for full credit.

Total score: ____ of 25 points

(Score for Question 1: ___ of 15 points)

  1. Below is a time line of Indian removal and the Cherokee Trail of Tears. Fill in the blanks and then use the time line to help you think about this episode of American history. Remember that it began with Andrew Jackson and ended during the presidency of Martin Van Buren.

Write two or more well-organized paragraphs explaining what is meant by the “Trail of Tears.” Why do you think the removal of the Cherokee from their lands is called the Trail of Tears?

Time Line (5 points)

1830

Congress passes the Indian ____________________blank Act.

1832

The Supreme _______________blank overturns the act.

1832

Both President _______________ blank and the state of Georgia ignore the ruling.

1835

A small group of Cherokee leaders sign the Treaty of New Echota, agreeing to leave their land in Georgia in exchange for _______________ blank.

1835

Chief John Ross gathers over 15,000 signatures protesting the Treaty of New Echota.

1836

Despite this, the _______________ blank ratifies the Treaty of New Echota.

1838

Brigadier General John Ellis Wool urges the _______________ blank to leave before whites attack them.

1838

The army agrees that John Ross can supervise the removal.

1838-39

Some Cherokee arrive in _______________ blank, but approximately one-third of the 15,000 die along the way.

Essay (10 points)

Answer:

Type your answer here.

(Score for Question 2: ___ of 10 points)

  1. Here are some inventions and innovations that changed American life during the first half of the nineteenth century. Choose one, name the inventor/innovator most closely associated with it, explain what it was, and describe the difference it made.
  • mechanical reaper
  • steel plow
  • cotton gin
  • power loom
  • factory production

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