TN.4.5. History: History involves people, events, and issues. Students will evaluate evidence to develop comparative and causal analyses, and to interpret primary sources. They will construct sound historical arguments and perspectives on which informed decisions in contemporary life can be based.
4.5.10. Era 4 -Expansion and Reform (1801-1861): Recognize American territorial expansions and its effects on relations with European powers and Native Americans.
4.5.10.a. Give examples of maps, time lines, and charts that show western expansion.
4.5.11. Era 4 -Expansion and Reform (1801-1861): Understand sectional differences brought on by the Western movement, expansion of slavery, and emerging industrialization.
4.5.11.c. Explain the Louisiana Purchase.
4.5.11.e. Recognize the significance of the War of 1812.
4.5.spi. Performance Indicators State:
4.5.spi.13. Analyze how the Louisiana Purchase influenced the growth of the United States (i.e., increased size, encouraged expansion, increased natural resources.)