This assignment has you reflect on what you learned in high school or thought to be true about the history of the USA.

You will write a minimum 500 word (maximum 700 words) essay that describes how the class, through reading and/or discussion, expanded or changed your understanding of the history of the United States of America, and its treatment of Native Americans, Blacks, and Mexicans.

The paper must include concrete examples of what you learned or things that challenged your thinking.

1. Your paper must be double-spaced, with one-inch margins and 12 pt. font.

2. Your paper must have citations for every source you use to craft your essay. For this class, use Chicago/Turabian Citation Style footnotes when citing a source in your essay.