A. Mark Twain impacted our nation because he wrote many stories using satire to tell his readers about the harsh society and he convinced people that life isn't as it always seems. He portrayed life in accurate ways through his books. B. Mark Twain had an impact on me as a person because his style of writing gave me a new outlook of life and helped me become more aware of what really happened in southern society and other areas. C.Mark Twain has an impact on present day because his books are still read today and teaching many lessons. He has pushed many to realize that so much more is happening beyond what our eyes can see.
A. J.P Morgan impacted our nation because he played a huge role in industrialization. He financed railroads and helped organize U.S. steel corporations. B. J.P Morgan impacted me as a person because he inspires me to become successful in life just as he did. C. J.P. Morgan connects back to present day because he developed transportation that is useful today and he helped America become an industrialized nation. His steel and other inventions are being used all the time by Americans.
A. Hitler was a huge impact on our nation because he killed many Jews and forced many to work under his power. He overtook many countries and annihilated them. B. Hitler has a huge impact on me because I strongly disagree with his actions and I am disgusted with how he mistreated Jews and led the country. C. Hitler relates to present day because he is remembered by many people. He played a huge role and many are fearful that something like the holocaust is going to occur again. Movies have been made to express the harshness of him and what he did. Schools are still being taught about the holocaust and Hitler himself.
A. The Attack on Pearl Harbor impacted our nation because it was the finally event that officially brought the united states into WW2, which completely changed America. B. Pearl Harbor has an impact on me because it was a devastating attack that didn't need to take place. C. Pearl Harbor connects to present day because we have remembrance day were we take the time to remember pearl harbor, so it's is not forgotten.
A. Henry Ford impacted the nation because he changed the way automobiles were developed and created a transportation method affordable to nearly everyone. B. Henry Ford impacted me as a person because I admire the work he has done and he has inspired me to have that kind of motivation in the future. C. Henry Ford relates to present day because he started the development of transportation devices which have impacted America and are used daily.
A. Franklin D. Roosevelt has impacted our nation because he helped the United States through the Great Depression, WW2 and many other obasatcles. B. Franklin D. Roosevelt has impacted me as a person because I have seen the way America is today and heard about his splendid leadership. This aspires me to want to change the world like he did. C. Franklin D. Roosevelt connects back to present day because his actions saved the United states from many things that could have ruined American life now days.
A. Harry S. Truman impacted the nation because he was a strong presidential leader, especially when it came to WW2. After Franklin D. Roosevelt passed away, Harry S. Truman took his place and had to make an important decision. With his wise decision to use the nuclear weapons during the war, he was able to put an end to the war. B. Harry S. Truman impacts me as a person because of his quick call to action responses. If he hadn't have ended WW2 like he did, then my life would most likely be very different right now. I probably wouldn't have as many freedoms as I do today. C. Harry S. Truman connects to present day because if it weren't for him we wouldn't be as recovered from the war and many conflicts would still be going on. Our nation would probably be drifting down hill.
A. The Wright Brothers had an impact on our nation by creating the first ever flying airplane. B. The Wright Brothers have impacted me because they taught me that if I put my mind to something and I really work at it, I can accomplish anything. C. The Wright Brothers connect to present day because they started the invention of other airplanes which are useful nowadays for transportation.
A. Jackie Robinson impacted our nation because he became the first African American to play in the major league baseball. Along with this, he broke the color barrier making it possible for African Americans to be more involved and open to more/new rights. B. Jackie Robinson has inspired me to try new things and become the a "FIRST" at something. With me being colored, I appreciate his actions and bravery. C. Jackie Robinson relates to present day because now many African Americans play baseball in the major leagues and African Americans have more freedom and rights.
A. The Titanic has impacted our nation because it was possibly the first global disaster, meaning it shocked many people and reached many corners of the world. Safety regulations were put into place such as ice patrol and radio control. A film was created to show the dangers and effects of the Titanic, and warn people about sinking ships. B. The Titanic has impacted me because it makes me grateful of the life I have. The Titanic also gives me the assurance of knowing I'm safer because of the safety regulations that were put into place. C. The Titanic has impacted present day because many still refer to it and watch the movie. Because of the Titanic, organizations were set into place to increase safety. For example, the coast Guard was developed. They were in charge of monitoring U.S. ice operation and are still in effect today. The Titanic is still remembered and research of the Titanic is continued.