HIST 2111 Assessment Essay - Due on day of final exam

For this 50 point question on the final exam you will need to write an essay of at least five to six full, grammatically-correct paragraphs based on class
material and textbook chapters which cover the following: Remember, this is now a TAKE-HOME assignment. It must be typed and double-spaced.

Trace the development of ONE of the following themes throughout the period up to 1865 in US history.

Possible themes for this assignment are:

• The westward expansion of US interests from the colonial era through the Civil War
• The changing role of the federal government in domestic affairs over time
• Conditions and treatment of racial and ethnic minority groups
* America's role in World affairs up through the Civil War

This will be an open-book, open notes essay that is part of your final exam - keep track of information throughout the semester that you can incorporate
into your essay.  Remember, your essay must be typed and double-spaced.