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Context is everything in learning. The events leading to the Civil War make sense only within the wider context of debates over states' rights and federal power. Understanding these broader principles also improves retention of the events themselves because our minds are built to remember significance, not brute facts such as dates and actions. Moreover, context provides a foundation for applying learning to other areas, including modern issues that stem from the same debates over…

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