ANSWER The South question AND The West question. Please use one Word Document to write your TWO essays. Regarding the minimum word count requirement, it is a minimum of 350 words per essay – or 700 words overall (350 + 350 = 700 total words).
The South

Some historians argue that Radical Reconstruction was not radical enough. After studying the events of the late 19th century, defend whether or not you agree with this position. What are the long-term implications?

The West

How did western settlement, particularly in terms of railroad expansion and farming, lead to inevitable conflicts with the Native Americans? Highlight at least one engagement/conflict in your answer.