TN.5.5. History: History involves people, events, and issues. Students will evaluate evidence to develop comparative and casual analyses, and to interpret primary sources. They will construct sound historical arguments and perspectives on which informed decisions in contemporary life can be based.
5.5.04. Era 6 -The Development of the Industrial United States (1870-1900): Understand the acquisition of territory to the United States.
5.5.04.a. Describe how armed conflict, purchases, treaties, and land settlement resulted in further American expansion.
5.5.04.c. Describe the people, lifestyles, and liberties in the American West.