Scarlett Aguilar

Scarlett Aguilar

D'Youville College
U.S. History

U.S. History teacher | Experienced educator in USA

I hold a degree in U.S. History from D'Youville College. With a passion for unraveling the intricacies of the past, I'm dedicated to fostering a deep understanding of American history. Through engaging lessons and personalized guidance, I aim to empower students to critically analyze historical events, themes, and figures. My commitment to academic excellence and my years of experience ensure a supportive learning environment where students thrive. Join me in exploring the rich tapestry of U.S. history, where every lesson is an opportunity to uncover the stories that shape our world.


  • Which two countries did the newly formed United States have problems with?
  • What rivers did the Adams-Onis Treaty line follow?
  • How did colonists react to the Tea Act?
  • What departments did Washington create and whom did he appoint to head them?
  • At the Battle of Saratoga, American forces prevented the British from advancing to what destination?
  • What reasons might a Loyalist have for opposing the American Revolution?
  • Who were the Federalists?
  • Who were the Anti-Federalists?
  • Why did colonists object to the Proclamation of 1763?
  • Why was the attitude of Great Britain so important to the outcome of the Civil War?
  • Monopolies that developed in the late 1800s from business owners like Andrew Carnegie in steel and John D. Rockefeller in oil allowed them to?
  • What factors led to the war of 1812?
  • What was the spark that ignited World War 1?
  • What started the fighting at Lexington and Concord?
  • By whose authority do the representatives at the Second Continental Congress declare the colonies "Free and Independent States?"
  • Why did Native Americans wave the American flag when the militia attacked at the Sand Creek Massacre?
  • Why did urban populations increase in the United States during the Gilded Age?
  • What act was passed in the late 1800s to exclude an entire ethnic group?
  • What former slave asked in a speech, "What to the American slave is your 4 of July?"
  • Who benefited least from a sharecropping arrangement?