Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Things to know about for your exam: Map skills –page 328. Know the cities and interstates on that map. Which counties border Lowndes County? Which states border Mississippi? Plessy v. Ferguson main idea. Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka main idea. Jim Crow Laws. The Great Flood, Hurricane Camille, Hurricane Katrina. Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Natchez Indian locations; Where did they go, and why? Delta-location, importance. Explorers: De Soto, La Salle, D’Iberville, Bienville, Marquette and Joliet. Religion of the Spanish explorers. Natchez during the American Revolution sided with ________. Mississippi became the Heartland of the ______ Kingdom. The year Mississippi became a state. Vicksburg during Civil War. Lincoln’s Plan for Reconstruction. Carpetbaggers and Scalawags. FDR’s Plan for Great Depression. More People to Know: Emmitt Till, Ross Barnett, Medgar Evers, Fannie Lou Hamer, Vernon Dahmer, James Meredith, Andrew Goodman, Mickey Schwermer, James Chaney, Byron De La Beckwith, Cecil Price, Bob Moses, William Winter, Marion Barry. Be sure to study the whole Chapter 10 quiz!