How did the American Civil War contribute to western expansion and economic and industrial growth in the United States in the decades after the war?Midterm Essay Guidelines:For full credit, answers must be written at a college level and in your own words. Do not simply copy the textbook. Be sure to answer the question completely. NOTE: Midterm essays and all assignments are meant to be open book. Don’t attempt to memorize every detail while reading. It’s more important to learn the information than to memorize it. The response to each midterm exam prompt needs to be no less than 750 words in length or about 2.5 pages in 12 point font. Use Times font in 12 point size, double spaced with 1 inch margins. Be sure to include footnote citations and works cited. Include an accurate word count at the end of the essay that does NOT include footnotes or works cited. Students should be sure their name is typewritten at the top corner of the assignment. Each paper is worth 250 points. *NOTE*: The file that you upload into Canvas needs to be saved as RTF, DOC, or DOCX for this assignment. Here is how: 1. Save as, 2. Save as type (drop down menu), 3. Choose “Rich Text Format”, 4. Save. Email me with any questions.