After reading, viewing, and watching the various sources about the Louisiana Pur

After reading, viewing, and watching the various sources about the Louisiana Purchase and Lewis and Clark Expedition, answer this: what were some of the scientific, geographic, and/or diplomatic achievements of this event?  What evidence do you have that supports your answer?
Task 1: Create a new discussion topic on or before the required date/time by clicking the ‘**REPLY HERE**’ post. Develop a substantive main thread addressing each part of the prompt in full. Your initial thread should be 2-3 paragraphs in length (200+ words total). Support your points with examples or illustrations from the text. Quotations/citations are not strictly required, but APA style should be used if quoting or paraphrasing from the literature or outside sources. Review the How-To Guide: APA Formatting and Citations page (linked in class) as