Axia College Material
Similarities in the South and West
Part One: Table
Complete the table below by inserting two to three brief points on the social and economic similarities of the South and the West.
|The New South and the Western Frontier |
| |Similarities |
|Social |Both of them were going through their problems with racial issues because of the while people in |
| |both of the areas felt as if they were superior over black people. |
| | |
| |There was violence being used to show who was really superior to the other group. |
|Economic |The south and west presented unprocessed materials for the manufacturing of the northwest. |
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| |Too the south and westerns worked to afford the northeast with its agricultural needs. |
Part Two: Summary
Draw on the information from your table to write a 150- to 200-word summary explaining the major social and economic similarities that occurred in these two vastly different regions.
For starters, the western frontier and the “new” south were completely different. BUT collectively, they had a couple of significant comparisons when dealing with the social and the economic dynamics in the emerging regions. In social context, both the new south and the western frontier had been anticipated to be more open minded about blacks then other areas of the country. Yet, this was not always true to...