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Exam DateEssay TypeEssay ThemeSummaryLink to Exam
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January 2008ThematicChange - WarUnited States participation in wars has resulted in political, social, and economic changes for various groups of Americans. These changes have had varying impacts on American society both during and after each war.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20080124exam.pdf
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June 2008ThematicChangeThroughout United States history, individuals other than presidents have played significant roles that led to changes in the nation’s economy, government, or society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20080620exam.pdf
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June 2007ThematicChange - IndustrializationDuring the 19th century, the United States experienced tremendous industrial growth. This industrial growth resulted in many changes in American life.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20070619exam.pdf
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June 2015ThematicChange - OrganizationsThroughout United States history, individuals and groups have formed organizations to achieve specific reforms. The reform efforts of these organizations have met with varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/615/ushg62015-examw.pdf
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June 2006ThematicChange - Turning PointMajor historical events are often referred to as turning points because they have led to important political, social, and economic changes.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20060620exam.pdf
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June 2014ThematicChange - The Supreme CourtThroughout United States history, the Supreme Court has dealt with many controversial issues. The Court’s decisions in these cases have had a significant impact on the United States and/or on American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/614/ushg62014-examw2.pdf
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June 2011ThematicChange: Constitutional AmendmentsWhen the Founding Fathers wrote the United States Constitution, they included the amendment process. The amendments that have been passed brought political, social, and economic changes to American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/611/us-exam611w.pdf
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August 2015ThematicCold WarFollowing World War II, the United States and the Soviet Union were engaged in a conflict that became known as the Cold War. The Cold War created problems that the United States addressed with specific actions. These actions had varying degrees of successhttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20050816exam.pdf
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January 2017ThematicCommunication - Mass Media Since the earliest days of the nation, mass media have signifi cantly infl uenced the political, economic, and social life of the United States and American society. These media include pamphlets, newspapers, books, magazines, posters, photographs, radio, fi lms, and television.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/117/ushg12017-examw.pdf
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June 2009ThematicConstitutional Principals - Individual RightsThroughout United States history, many different groups have faced discrimination. The federal and state governments have taken actions that have either protected or limited the rights of these groups in American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20090616exam.pdf
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January 2004ThematicConstitutional ChangeAmendments to the United States Constitution have changed our government and our society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20040128exam.pdf
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August 2001ThematicConstitutional ChangeThe United States Constitution not only provides a basic framework of government, but also allows for the flexibility to adapt to changes over time.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20010816exam.pdf
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January 2003ThematicConstitutional PrincipalUnited States Supreme Court cases have dealt with a variety of important issues that have affected American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20030129exam.pdf
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August 2007ThematicContributions of Individuals to American LifeThroughout the 20th century, individuals attempted to address problems within American society. Their efforts have had a significant impact on American life.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20070816exam.pdf
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January 2006ThematicControversial IssuesMany controversial domestic issues have divided the American people. The United States government has taken actions to address these issueshttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20060126exam.pdf
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January 2011ThematicDiversity Constitutional RightsThroughout United States history, Supreme Court decisions have addressed the issue of the constitutional rights of various groups. These decisions have limited or expanded the rights of members of these groups.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20110127-usw.pdf
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August 2016ThematicEconomic Reform Throughout United States history, the federal government has taken actions to strengthen or reform the nation’s economy. These actions have had varying degrees of successhttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/816/ushg82016-examw.pdf
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January 2002ThematicEqual RightsSince 1900, various groups in the United States have struggled to achieve full equalityhttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20020122exam.pdf
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June 2001ThematicEqualityIn United States history, the rights of “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness,” as stated in the Declaration of Independence, have often been denied to certain groups of Americans.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20010619exam.pdf
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January 2005ThematicForeign PolicySince 1900, United States foreign policy actions have often been based on national self-interest. These actions have had immediate and long-term results.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20050127exam.pdf
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August 2003ThematicForeign PolicyDuring the course of its history, the United States has taken foreign policy actions that have been consistent with the national interest.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20030813exam.pdf
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January 2016ThematicForeign Policy During the 19th and 20th centuries, the foreign policy goals of the United States led to many diplomatic and/or military actions involving nations in Latin America and the Caribbean.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/116/ushg12016-examw.pdf
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August 2015ThematicForeign Policy Throughout United States history, presidents have made foreign policy decisions that have been opposed by individuals and groups. These decisions have had an impact on both the United States and on other countries and regions.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/815/ushg82015-examw.pdf
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August 2013ThematicForeign Policy: Cold WarFollowing World War II, the threat of communist expansion led the United States to take diplomatic, military, and economic actions to limit the global influence of the Soviet Union and China. These Cold War actions met with varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/813/ushg82013-examw.pdf
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June 2013ThematicForeign Policy: National InterestThroughout the history of the United States, the primary goal of its foreign policy has been to protect the nation’s interests. The United States has taken military and economic foreign policy actions to achieve that goal. These actions have resulted in varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/613/ushg62013-examw.pdf
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June 2004ThematicGeography & US GovernmentGeographic factors often influence United States government actions,
both foreign and domestic. Some of these factors include location,
physical environment, movement of people, climate, and resources.
http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20040616exam.pdf
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January 2014ThematicGeography—Territorial AcquisitionThroughout the nation’s history, the United States has expanded through the acquisition of new territories. These acquisitions have had both positive and negative effects on the United Stateshttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/114/ushg12014-examw.pdf
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August 2011ThematicGeography: Developmemt of the USMany important events in United States history have been influenced by geography. Geographic factors or conditions include location, size, climate, natural resources, and physical features. These events in turn have had political, social, and economic impacts on the development of the United States.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/811/us-exam811w.pdf
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January 2015ThematicGovernment (Congressional Legislation)Throughout United States history, Congress has passed legislation to address important social and economic issues. These laws have often had a significant impact on the United States and/or on American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/115/ushg12015-examw.pdf
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January 2013ThematicGovernment (Congressional Legislation)Throughout United States history, Congress has passed legislation to address important political, social, or economic issues. These laws have often had a significant impact on American societyhttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/113/ushg12013-examw.pdf
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August 2008ThematicGovernment Role in the EconomyThroughout history, the United States government has taken various actions to address problems with the nation’s economy.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20080813exam.pdf
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August 2015ThematicGovernment Supreme CourtThe United States Supreme Court has played a major role in United States history. The Court’s decisions have had a significant impact on many aspects of American societyhttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20090812exam.pdf
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January 2010ThematicIndividuals, Groups, InstitutionsThroughout United States history, individuals have used writing as a way to focus attention on issues facing the American people. To resolve the issues raised in these writings, actions have been taken by the government, groups, or individualshttp://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20100127exam.pdf
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January 2007ThematicInfluenc of Geographic Factor on Government ActionActions taken by the United States government have often been influenced by geographic factors. Some of these factors include location, climate, natural resources, and physical features.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20070125exam.pdf
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August 2006ThematicMigration of PeopleThroughout our nation’s history, important migrations or movements of people within the United States have occurred. These migrations have had a significant impact on both the people who moved and on American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20060816exam.pdf
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January 2009ThematicMovement of People- MigrationThe movement of people into and within the United States has had a significant impact on the nation. These movements have been both voluntary and involuntary.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20090129exam.pdf
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August 2010ThematicPresidential ActionsUnited States presidents have taken actions that have had a significant effect on United States foreign or domestic policies.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20100817-us-examw.pdf
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June 2016ThematicReform Movements During the period from 1820 to 1933, individuals and groups participated in major reform movements to bring social, political, and economic changes to American society. These reform movements achieved varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/616/ushg62016-examw.pdf
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August 2015ThematicReform Movements Reform movements have been an important part of United States history.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20040817exam.pdf
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August 2012ThematicReform Movements (Industrialization)After the Civil War, the United States developed an increasingly industrialized economy. Industrialization provided many benefits for the nation; however, it also created serious problems that required action by the government, groups, or individuals.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/812/ushg82012-examw.pdf
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June 2005ThematicReform Movements (Industrialization)Reform movements are intended to improve different aspects of American life. Through the actions of individuals, organizations, or the government, the goals of these reform movements have been achieved, but with varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20050621exam.pdf
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June 2003ThematicSocial ChangeEvents have influenced social change in American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20030617exam.pdf
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June 2002ThematicSupreme Court Cases Concerning Constitutional Civil LibertiesThe United States Supreme Court has played a major role in either expanding or limiting constitutional civil liberties in the United States.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20020620exam.pdf
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January 2012ThematicSupreme Court DecisionsDecisions of the United States Supreme Court have had a significant impact on the nation.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/112/ushg12012-examw.pdf
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August 2014ThematicTechnologyThroughout United States history, technological developments have played an important role in transforming American society. These developments have had both positive and negative effects on the United States and on American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/814/ushg82014-examw.pdf
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June 2010ThematicTechnologyTechnological developments have had both positive and negative effects on the United States economy and on American society.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20100618examw.pdf
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August 2002ThematicTerritorial ExpansionVarious events or developments have influenced the territorial expansion of the United States. In 1800, the United States was a new nation of approximately 895,000 square miles of territory. By 1900, the nation had grown to about 3,000,000 square miles of territory.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/Archive/20020813exam.pdf
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June 2012ThematicUS Foreign PolicyUnited States presidents often make foreign policy decisions in an attempt to deal with international problems. These decisions have had an impact on both the United States and on other countries or regions.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/612/ushg62012-exam_w.pdf
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January 2018ThematicUnited States Government ActionsAt various times in United States history, actions taken by the federal government have had effects beyond their original intent. These effects have been both positive and negative.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/118/ushg12018-examw.pdf
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August 2017ThematicPresidential Decisons and ActionsThroughout United States history, presidents have taken actions to address critical problems facing the nation. These actions have met with varying degrees of success.http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/817/ushg82017-examw.pdf
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June 2017ThematicChange- Post-World War II United StatesSince the late 1940s, signifi cant political, social, and economic developments have
had positive and negative effects on the United States and on American society.
Many of these developments continue to affect American society.
http://www.nysedregents.org/USHistoryGov/617/ushg62017-exampw.pdf
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