Alabama Courses of Study
AL.5. United States Studies: Beginnings to the Industrial Revolution
5.10. Describe political, social, and economic events between 1803 and 1860 that led to the expansion of the territory of the United States, including the War of 1812, the Indian Removal Act, the Texas-Mexican War, the Mexican-American War, and the Gold Rush of 1849.
5.10.4. Identifying the impact of technological developments on United States’ expansion.