Scotland?
France?
Canada?
What makes up America? What makes up America? 1.__________________ 1.__________________ 2.__________________ 2._...
Who areAmericans? 2010 Census
Population• Persons under 5 yrs 6.50%• Person under 18 yrs 23.70%• Persons over 65 yrs 13.30%• Female? ...
Race• Hispanic or Latino Origin 16.70%• Asian 5.00%• American Indian/Alaska Nat. 1.20%...
Education • High School Graduates 85.00%• Bachelor’s degree or higher 27.90%
Housing/Income• Houses 132,312,404• Multi-unit Housing 25.90%• Persons per Household 2.59•...
Business• Private Businesses 7,396,628• Employed by Private Bus. 111,970,095• Manufacturer shipments 5,338,306,...
What do Americans look like now? Write down on the other half of the hand out And please turn in.
Two theories of American Culture Melting Pot vs. Mosaic
Melting Pot Theory• The U.S. is a blending of many cultures and backgrounds• People become “Americanized” in this coun...
Mosaic Theory• The U.S. is a mixture of cultures and backgrounds, but stay somewhat separate from one another• Although...
Is GLHS a Melting Pot, Mosaic or Both? Melting Pot Mosaic• ? • ?
Thank you.
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  • 1. Scotland?
  • 2. France?
  • 3. Canada?
  • 4. What makes up America? What makes up America? 1.__________________ 1.__________________ 2.__________________ 2.__________________ 3.__________________ 3.__________________ 4.__________________ 4.__________________ 5.__________________ 5.__________________
  • 5. Who areAmericans? 2010 Census
  • 6. Population• Persons under 5 yrs 6.50%• Person under 18 yrs 23.70%• Persons over 65 yrs 13.30%• Female? 50.80%
  • 7. Race• Hispanic or Latino Origin 16.70%• Asian 5.00%• American Indian/Alaska Nat. 1.20%• African American 13.10%• White person (non-hispanic) 63.40%• Bi-racial 2.30%
  • 8. Education • High School Graduates 85.00%• Bachelor’s degree or higher 27.90%
  • 9. Housing/Income• Houses 132,312,404• Multi-unit Housing 25.90%• Persons per Household 2.59• Median HH Income $51K• Persons in Poverty 13.80%
  • 10. Business• Private Businesses 7,396,628• Employed by Private Bus. 111,970,095• Manufacturer shipments 5,338,306,501• Retail sales $3,917,663,456
  • 11. What do Americans look like now? Write down on the other half of the hand out And please turn in.
  • 12. Two theories of American Culture Melting Pot vs. Mosaic
  • 13. Melting Pot Theory• The U.S. is a blending of many cultures and backgrounds• People become “Americanized” in this country by fusing many different characteristics together
  • 14. Mosaic Theory• The U.S. is a mixture of cultures and backgrounds, but stay somewhat separate from one another• Although our country has a diverse population, people tend to gravitate towards people of their own background
  • 15. Is GLHS a Melting Pot, Mosaic or Both? Melting Pot Mosaic• ? • ?
  • 16. Thank you.

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