THE WAR OF 1812 AND ITS EFFECTS

In this activity, you will be gathering information on the War of 1812 and its effects.

At this site you will find a summary of the war and its out comes http://members.tripod.com/~war1812/summary.html

 

At this site: http://www.multied.com/1812/Declares.html

1 Why did the United States Declare war ? (also use this site; http://members.tripod.com/~war1812/causes.html )

 

 

Go to this site: http://www.multied.com/1812/Washington.html

2 Explain the significance of the Battle of Bladensburg

 

 

 

 

At this website: http://home.earthlink.net/~gfeldmeth/lec.sect.html answer the following dealing with the time after the war:

3 What factors assisted with the industrialization of the North East ?

 

4 Why did a plantation system develop in the South ?

 

 

5 Compare and contrast the goals of the following sections of the country.

Northeast South West
       

Why did different sections of the country have different goals ?

 

 

6 Explain the Monroe Doctrine

 

 

Conclusion:

Using the above links and information answer the following in essay form:

What were the long-term effects of the War of 1812 for the United States ?