Students will use two data visualization tools to explore U.S. population growth between 1790 and 1890, paying particular attention to growth during the late 19th century, when industries were expanding. Specifically, students will examine population density and city population size.
A computer with Internet access for each student is optional.
Students will analyze two types of interactive maps about patterns in U.S. population growth from 1790 to 1890.
High School History