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American History 1 Review
Hohokam
Artifacts
Conquistadores
Kino
Native Ameriacans who lived in the Southwest from about 300 B…
products of primitive culture
Spain... Spanish 'conqueror' or soldier in the New World. They w…
set up missions in Arizona
Hohokam
Native Ameriacans who lived in the Southwest from about 300 B…
Artifacts
products of primitive culture
548 terms
American History 1 Comprehensive Review
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
Known as the large state plan-A plan at the constitutional co…
Known as the small state plan-A constitutional proposal that…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Shay's Rebellion
A 1787 rebellion in which ex-Revolutionary War soldiers attem…
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American History 1 Semester Test
Constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Makes the laws/Congress
Carries out the laws/President
Interprets the laws/Supreme Court
Constitution
A document which spells out the principles by which a governm…
Legislative Branch
Makes the laws/Congress
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American History 1 - Unit 2: The American Revolution
French and Indian War
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
A fight between British soldiers and the people of Boston. Th…
A demonstration where the citizens of Boston, disguised thems…
French and Indian War
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
Stamp Act
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
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American History #1- American Colonies emerge
John Smith
Jamestown
indentured servant
Puritan
Captain John Smith was very important to the survival of Jame…
On May 14, 1607, the Virginia Company settlers landed on Jame…
A person who agreed to work for another for a limited period,…
A member of a strict religious group that wanted to eliminate…
John Smith
Captain John Smith was very important to the survival of Jame…
Jamestown
On May 14, 1607, the Virginia Company settlers landed on Jame…
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American History Theme 1
Christianity
Enlightenment
Jamestown
Pilgrims
Religion that dominated in USA founding
Belief in reason, not religion or dynasty, that sprang up in…
First permanent English settlement in the Americas
First Europeans to come to the Americas for religious freedom
Christianity
Religion that dominated in USA founding
Enlightenment
Belief in reason, not religion or dynasty, that sprang up in…
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American History 1
Direct democracy
Primary Source
Secondary Source
history
...a form of government in which the power to govern lies dir…
...An eyewitness account or an artifact from that time period
...something like a biography or article written by someone w…
...a record or narrative description of past events
Direct democracy
...a form of government in which the power to govern lies dir…
Primary Source
...An eyewitness account or an artifact from that time period
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CLEP american history 1
1st
2nd
3rd
4th
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and government…
right to bear arms in a regulated militia.(1791)
troops will not be quartered (housed) in private citizens house
protects against unreasonable search and seizure. (need for a…
1st
freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly, and government…
2nd
right to bear arms in a regulated militia.(1791)
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American History Reading 1
Great Britain
colonies
colonists
rights
People who live in colonies.
freedom given by God
Great Britain
colonies
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Unit 1 - American History
apprentice
backcountry
borderland
debtor
person who learns a trade or craft from a master
frontier region located along the eastern slope of the Appala…
land along a frontier
person who cannot pay his or her debts
apprentice
person who learns a trade or craft from a master
backcountry
frontier region located along the eastern slope of the Appala…
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Chapter 1 American History
region
land form region
natural resource
renewable resource
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
A large area of land where the geography is similar
Naturally occurring materials, such as oil and fertile land,…
Any natural resource (as wood or solar energy) that can be re…
region
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
land form region
A large area of land where the geography is similar
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American History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Leif Ericson
Marco Polo
Johann Gutenburg
Discovered North America in 1492
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
The first European to travel the length of Asia
Inventing the movable-type printing-press
Christopher Columbus
Discovered North America in 1492
Leif Ericson
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
American History Chapter 1
Montezuma
BOAAMMAI
Beringia Theory
Beringia
Aztec emperor of the times of Cortez, quoted saying the Aztec…
Acronym for remembering the societies of America in chronolog…
A theory of how Native Americans migrated here, stating that…
The first American "civilization." Found in the Bering Strait…
Montezuma
Aztec emperor of the times of Cortez, quoted saying the Aztec…
BOAAMMAI
Acronym for remembering the societies of America in chronolog…
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American History -- Chapter 1
Artifact
Nomad
Culture
Civilization
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
A group of people's ways of life or beliefs.
A highly advanced culture usually with written laws and a rel…
Artifact
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
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American History Chapter 1!!
Mesoamerica
Pueblo
Circumnavigate
astrolabe
Another name for Central America.
A city in Central Colorado.
to sail around the world.
An instrument used by sailors to determine their location by…
Mesoamerica
Another name for Central America.
Pueblo
A city in Central Colorado.
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American History: Unit 1
Proclamation of 1763
Boston Massacre
propaganda
Thomas Paine
prevent colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mount…
British soldiers fired into a crowd of colonists who were tea…
Information aimed at positively or negatively influencing the…
Wrote "Common Sense" and hoped America will become freedom's…
Proclamation of 1763
prevent colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mount…
Boston Massacre
British soldiers fired into a crowd of colonists who were tea…
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American History Vocabulary - 1
Amendment
Bill of Rights
Impeachment
Reconstruction
a change in the words or meaning of a law or document (such a…
is the collective name for the first ten amendments to the Un…
is a formal process in which an official is accused of unlawf…
generally refers to the period in United States history immed…
Amendment
a change in the words or meaning of a law or document (such a…
Bill of Rights
is the collective name for the first ten amendments to the Un…
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American History 1 Unit 4
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1785
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio River could become s…
Daniel Shay's led a group of framers to stop the courts from…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
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American History 1 - Unit 5
Industrial Revolution
Nationalism
Sectionalism
Economy in the North
period in US history when the northeast became more industria…
The belief that national interests should be placed ahead of…
Valuing regional interests over the interest of the nation as…
based on industry... urban areas... factories, mass production... loca…
Industrial Revolution
period in US history when the northeast became more industria…
Nationalism
The belief that national interests should be placed ahead of…
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American History 1 - Unit 2: The American Revolution
French and Indian War
Stamp Act
Sons of Liberty
Boston Massacre
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
Secret groups formed before the war to protest and organize a…
A fight between British soldiers and the people of Boston. Th…
French and Indian War
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
Stamp Act
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
24 terms
American History 1 honors
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1787
The Northwest Ordinance
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Describes how the land north of Ohio River could become secti…
Daniel Shay's led a group of farmers to stop the courts from…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1787
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
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American History Unit 1
Legacy
Geographic Feature or Factor
Cost
Benefit
Anything handed down from the past, such as ideas, customs, i…
A physical component of a planet that can be referred to as l…
a sacrifice, loss, or penalty
something that is advantageous or good
Legacy
Anything handed down from the past, such as ideas, customs, i…
Geographic Feature or Factor
A physical component of a planet that can be referred to as l…
American History 1
George Washington
John Adams
The Constitution
Federalist
1st President of the United States (April 30, 1789 - March 4,…
The 1st Vice president of the United States and the 2nd Presi…
Defines the framework of the Federal Government of the United…
Lead by Alexander Hamilton. Wants a strong central government…
George Washington
1st President of the United States (April 30, 1789 - March 4,…
John Adams
The 1st Vice president of the United States and the 2nd Presi…
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American History 1- An Era of Conflict
mercantilism
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
1765; law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
French and Indian War
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
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American History Chapter 1
Who was Leif Ericson?
Who was Christopher Columbus?
Who was Amerigo Vespucci?
What is a conquistador?
A Norse explorer who was among the first to travel to America…
An Italian explorer who sailed under the Spanish flag to the…
An Italian explorer after whom America was named.
Spanish explorers who sought fortune by claiming land and ric…
Who was Leif Ericson?
A Norse explorer who was among the first to travel to America…
Who was Christopher Columbus?
An Italian explorer who sailed under the Spanish flag to the…
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american history #1
Bering Land Bridge
Aztec
inca
maya
used to explain how first inhabitants of Americas migrated no…
settled in vally of Mexico and later dev. powerful empire
created inspire reaching nearly 2,500 miles along west coast…
civilization flourished in Guatemala
Bering Land Bridge
used to explain how first inhabitants of Americas migrated no…
Aztec
settled in vally of Mexico and later dev. powerful empire
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CLEP American History 1
Spain
Marbury
Manifest
Napoleon
_____ used armies led by Conquistadores to conquer the Americ…
_______ v. Madison was a pivotal case in which the Supreme Co…
________ destiny was the belief that eventually the United St…
________ sold the land between the Mississippi and the Rocky…
Spain
_____ used armies led by Conquistadores to conquer the Americ…
Marbury
_______ v. Madison was a pivotal case in which the Supreme Co…
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American History 1:1
Andrew Jackson
Tariff
Second Great Awakening
Civil Disobedience
the overwhelming winner of the presidential election of 1882;…
taxes on imported taxes
a religious movement the swept across america in the 1820s
a concept that Henry David Thoreau argued that people should…
Andrew Jackson
the overwhelming winner of the presidential election of 1882;…
Tariff
taxes on imported taxes
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american history 1
the bering land bridge
the aztec
the inca
the maya
theory used by scientist to explain how the first inhabitants…
a native american people that settled in the valley of Mexico…
native american people that settled in the valley of Mexico a…
native american people whose civilization flourished in Guate…
the bering land bridge
theory used by scientist to explain how the first inhabitants…
the aztec
a native american people that settled in the valley of Mexico…
24 terms
American History 1
The Articles of Confederation
The Land Ordinance of 1785
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's Rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio River could become s…
Daniel Shay led a group of farmers to stop the courts from se…
The Articles of Confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the Continental Cong…
The Land Ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
24 terms
American History 1
The articles of confederation
the land ordinance of 1785
the northwest ordinance of 1787
shay's rebellion
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental cong…
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
Described how the land north of the Ohio river could become s…
Daniel shay's led a group of farmers to stop the courts from…
The articles of confederation
Original federal constitution drafted by the continental cong…
the land ordinance of 1785
Organization distribution of land into townships, setting asi…
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Unit 1 American History
Gold, Glory, God
England
England & France
Spain
Reasons for European exploration
Spain sent its Armada to defeat this country
These countries were free to explore the New World because Sp…
Example of a Catholic nation
Gold, Glory, God
Reasons for European exploration
England
Spain sent its Armada to defeat this country
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American History 1 Review
Hohokam
Artifacts
Conquistadores
Kino
Native Ameriacans who lived in the Southwest from about 300 B…
products of primitive culture
Spain... Spanish 'conqueror' or soldier in the New World. They w…
set up missions in Arizona
Hohokam
Native Ameriacans who lived in the Southwest from about 300 B…
Artifacts
products of primitive culture
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American History Review 1
John Scopes
Mao Zedong
Winston Churchill
Josef Stalin
taught theory of evolution in violation of Tennessee law and…
Communist leader of the revolution in China
Leader of Great Britain during WWII
Leader of Soviet Union during WWII
John Scopes
taught theory of evolution in violation of Tennessee law and…
Mao Zedong
Communist leader of the revolution in China
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American History 1 - Unit 2: The American Revolution
French and Indian War
Stamp Act
Sons of Liberty
Boston Massacre
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
Secret groups formed before the war to protest and organize a…
A fight between British soldiers and the people of Boston. Th…
French and Indian War
War between the British and French in North America. The Brit…
Stamp Act
A British tax enacted to raise money by placing a special sta…
17 terms
Advanced American History Chapter 1
Hiawatha
Martin Luther
Vasco de Gama
Hernan Cortez
Indian from the Iroquois tribe who was one of two men who per…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
• Vasco de Gama was a Portugese explorer who was the first Eu…
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztec Empire (even thou…
Hiawatha
Indian from the Iroquois tribe who was one of two men who per…
Martin Luther
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
15 terms
American History 5.1
revenue
writs of assistance
effigy
prohibit
incoming money (from taxes)
document that allows you to be searched for smuggled goods (s…
rag doll representing a person (usually burned)
stop
revenue
incoming money (from taxes)
writs of assistance
document that allows you to be searched for smuggled goods (s…
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American History Art Set #1
John Smibert
John Smibert
John Smibert
Robert Feke
Captain John Garrish
Allan Ramsey
Isaac Winslow and Family
William Bowdoin
John Smibert
Captain John Garrish
John Smibert
Allan Ramsey
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American History Chapter 1 Section 1 and 2
Declaration of Independence
Middle Passage
Magna Carta
Revolutionary War
1776 statement, issued by the First Continental Congress, exp…
Part of the triangular trade in which Africans were forcibly…
A "great charter" signed in 1215 that granted certain rights…
American colonists war of independence from Britain, fought f…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the First Continental Congress, exp…
Middle Passage
Part of the triangular trade in which Africans were forcibly…
27 terms
american history test 1
Virginia
though they discoverd no ______the ___…
The Virginia Company established a leg…
It was a business venture
The first permanent English colony in North America was
gold... english... tobacco
House of Burgesses.
of the Virginia Company
Virginia
The first permanent English colony in North America was
though they discoverd no ______the ___…
gold... english... tobacco
28 terms
American History Chapter 1
Bering Land Bridge
Paleo-Indians
migration
hunter-gatherers
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
the first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
a movement of people or animals from one region to another
people who hunted animals and gathered wild plants for food
Bering Land Bridge
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
Paleo-Indians
the first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
10 terms
American History 3:1
Thomas Alva Edison
Andrew Carnegie
Trust
Social Darwinism
he designed the electronic light bulb and the phonograph
sold his steel business to the newly formed united states ste…
companies assign their stock to a board of trustees
the view of the world that the principle of natural selection…
Thomas Alva Edison
he designed the electronic light bulb and the phonograph
Andrew Carnegie
sold his steel business to the newly formed united states ste…
10 terms
American History 1:2
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Compromise of 1850
Popular Sovereignty
a pennsylvania congressman proposed this which stated through…
they nominated former president martin van buren for president
in 1850 california applied to enter the union as a free state…
In the rest of the territory acquired from mexico voters woul…
Wilmot Proviso
a pennsylvania congressman proposed this which stated through…
Free-Soil Party
they nominated former president martin van buren for president
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American History X 1.
interpret
shape
perspective
impact
tolka
forma
perspektiv
påverkan
interpret
tolka
shape
forma
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american history 1 exam
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
16th amendment
abolished slavery and involuntary servitude
granted citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the…
granted african american men the right to vote
allowed congress to levy an income tax
13th amendment
abolished slavery and involuntary servitude
14th amendment
granted citizenship to all persons born or naturalized in the…
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American History Semester 1
Adamson Act
Adoption of the 19th Amendment
Aldrich Vreeland Act
Clayton Anti-Trust Act
Established an eight-hour day for workers on interstate railr…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right…
Authorized banks to issue emergency currency backed by variou…
Legislation that defined those actions in which businesses co…
Adamson Act
Established an eight-hour day for workers on interstate railr…
Adoption of the 19th Amendment
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1920) extended the right…
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American History 1 - Unit 5
Industrial Revolution
Nationalism
Sectionalism
Economy in the North
period in US history when the northeast became more industria…
The belief that national interests should be placed ahead of…
Valuing regional interests over the interest of the nation as…
based on industry... urban areas... factories, mass production... loca…
Industrial Revolution
period in US history when the northeast became more industria…
Nationalism
The belief that national interests should be placed ahead of…
11 terms
American History Chapter 2.1
Venice
Pope Alexander VI
Line of Demarcation
Prince Henry
had a monopoly on European trade with Asia
Drew up the Line of Demarcation
divided the world between Spain and Portugal
planned and organized the exploration of African coast to fin…
Venice
had a monopoly on European trade with Asia
Pope Alexander VI
Drew up the Line of Demarcation
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AMERICAN HISTORY CHAPTER 1
GLACIER
IRRIGATION
SURPLUS
CIVILIZATION
Any large mass of ice that moves slowly over land
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
A situation in which the quantity supplied is greater than th…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
GLACIER
Any large mass of ice that moves slowly over land
IRRIGATION
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
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American History Test 1
Plymouth
Gerorgia
Massachusetts Bay
Roanoke
Colony made of Separatists and Strangers
Intended to be a Colony of debtor prisoners
John Winthrop was first governor
Established by Sir Walter Raleigh
Plymouth
Colony made of Separatists and Strangers
Gerorgia
Intended to be a Colony of debtor prisoners
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