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Chapter 9, Lesson 2, Conflicts Between Cultures (pp. 209-213)

I. Unfair Treatment

II. More Discrimination

    A. The United States government passed laws against Asian immigrants.

    B. Asians had to stop at Angel Island before entering California and if they failed questioning, they could spend many months in court.

III. Immigrants Struggle

    A. Immigrants often settled together to help each other feel more at home.

    B. Immigrants held on to their customs and religious beliefs, learned new customs, and helped newcomers get settled in America.

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