World History AP 2 [3/20/17 - 3/31/17]
Weeks 27-28: Era 5 "Industrialization and Global Integration" (c. 1750-
c.1900 CE): The Newly Independent Americas & Societies at Crossroads
Big Question(s): HOW WELL DID THE NEWLY-INDEPENDENT AMERICAS BUILD UNIFIED,
STABLE, PROSPEROUS, INCLUSIVE STATES BASED ON FREEDOM, EQUALITY, AND
POPULAR SOVEREIGNTY? // WHAT CHALLENGES WERE MAJOR POWERS OF THE EASTERN
HEMISPHERE FACING THIS ERA, AND HOW DID EACH RESPOND TO THEM?
|Date |Classwork |Homework |
|Mon |To what extent was Russia's |Essay-1 due Friday: submit electronically |
|3/20 |industrialization similar to |HW-1 &2 due tomorrow |
| |Japan's industrialization? | |
|Tues |New Unit: How well did the newly |HW-3 due tomorrow |
|3/21 |independent Latin America build | |
| |states based on liberty, | |
| |equality, and popular | |
| |sovereignty? | |
|Wed |How well did the newly |------------- |
|3/22 |independent Latin American states| |
| |develop economically? | |
|Thurs|CW-1: Read "The Meaning of |------------- |
| |Freedom for an Ex-Slave" p 871 | |
|3/23 |and then in a well-organized SPA | |
| |paragraph address: According to | |
| |the author, what is the meaning | |
| |of black freedom? | |
|Fri |CW-2: What do the image on p 878 |------------- |
|3/24 |and the first three paragraphs of| |
| |p 879 tell us about changes in | |
| |China and Japan this era? | |
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|Mon |New Unit: What challenges did the|HW-4: Read "Reform and Reorganization" 907-908,|
|3/27 |Ottoman Empire face in Era 5? |then in a well-organized paragraph: How did the|
| | |Ottoman government respond to its challenges? |
| | |HW quiz #1 tomorrow |
|Tues |HW quiz #1 |HW-5: Read "The Russian Empire Under Pressure" |
|3/28 |How did the Ottoman Empire face |911-917 and in a well-organized paragraph |
| |their Era 5 challenges? |identify the challenges/problems the Russian |
| | |empire faced [911-912, 916] as well as its |
| | |responses to these challenges/problems |
| | |[913-917] |
| | |HW quiz #2 tomorrow |
|Wed |HW quiz #2 |HW-6: Read "The Opium War and the Unequal |
|3/29 |The Russian Empire: what |Treaties" 917-918, 920-921 (stop at "The |
| |pressures was it facing, and how |Taiping Rebellion"), then in a well-organized |
| |did it respond to them? |paragraph begin with and support this sentence:|
| | |The Opium War (1839-1842) is a turning point in|
| | |the history of China. HW quiz #3 tomorrow |
|Thurs|HW quiz #3 |HW-7: Read "Reform Frustrated" 923-924 and then|
|3/30 |How and why did the world's |in a well-organized paragraph: How did the |
| |longest-running civilization, |Chinese monarchy respond to China's problems |
| |China, decline rapidly in Era 5? |and how effective were these responses? |
| | |HW quiz #4 tomorrow |
|Fri |HW quiz #4 |HW-8: Read "The Transformation of Japan" |
|3/31 |Assessing Chinese responses to |924-929 and in a well-organized paragraph |
| |both Western and internal |identify the challenges/problems Tokugawa Japan|
| |pressures in Era 5 |faced during this period [925-926] as well as |
| | |its responses to these challenges/problems |
| | |[926-928] |
| | |HW quiz Monday |

Weeks 27-28 Terms List
1. "crossroads", domestic challenge, foreign challenge, reform, dissidents,
westernization, elites, conservative, liberal, radical
2. Ottoman Empire: military decline, territorial losses, "the
capitulations", extraterritoriality, Mahmud II (r. 1808-1839), the Tanzimat
era (1839-1876), the coups of 1876 and 1908, the Young Turks Party
3. Russian Empire: the Crimean War (1853-1856), Czar Alexander II (r. 1855-
1881), the emancipation of serfs (1861), zemstvos, the Witte system,
tariffs, repression, autocracy, Russification, pogrom, Russo-Japanese War
(1904-1905), Revolution of 1905, Duma, soviet
4. Qing China: cohong system, silver bullion, British East India Trading
Co., the opium trade, the Opium Wars (1839-1842, 1856-1860), "unequal
treaties", Taiping Rebellion (1850-1864), Self-Strengthening Movement (1860-
1895), spheres of influence, Hundred Days Reform (1898), the Boxer
Rebellion (1899-1900)
5. Tokugawa Japan (1603-1868), Meiji Restoration (1868), Meiji era (1868-
1912), Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), Russo-Japanese War (1904-1905)