This Advanced Placement course will help you explore the history of the United States from 1491 to 1877. Topics include European explorations and migrations, the American colonies, the American Revolution and creation of the U.S. Constitution, the Jeffersonian and Jacksonian eras and antebellum culture and reforms, the Civil War and Reconstruction, and the conquest of the Far West. This course will also prepare you for the AP United States History exam by helping you practice skills such as writing essays and answering core questions. This course is part one of a two-part series on AP U.S. History.
There are no prerequisites for this course.