In this assignment you will write a well-developed essay in which you reflect on the prompt below.
Using your knowledge of history, analyze the ways in which the American Revolution changed American society politically, economically, and socially. To what extent did the American Revolution fundamentally change American society politically, economically, and socially.
On the AP exam, you will be scored using the College Board rubric and you can earn up to 9 points. Here, you will be graded using a similar rubric, but with a different point structure. This is only so that your teacher can provide feedback to you to help you improve your overall essay-writing skills.
Must be in MLA format, 5 paragraphs, 1 introduction paragraph, 3 body paragraphs, and 1 conclusion.
Read the American Pageant textbook Chapter 8 Sections:
- General Washington at Bay
- Burgoyne’s Blundering Invasion
- Revolution in Diplomacy?
- The Colonial War Becomes a Wider War
- Blow and Counterblow
- The Land Frontier and the Sea Frontier
- Yorktown and the Final Curtain
- Peace at Paris
- A New Nation Legitimized
- Chapter Review