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American History Review 1
Tobacco
City on a Hill
King Phillips War
Bacon's Rebellion
The crop that saved the Jamestown colony.
Puritan idea to create a perfect society in America.
1675 conflict between Native Americans and New England coloni…
Uprising of indentured servants in 1675 that led to a greater…
Tobacco
The crop that saved the Jamestown colony.
City on a Hill
Puritan idea to create a perfect society in America.
113 terms
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
22 terms
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…
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
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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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)
American History 1
Age of Exploration
latitude
compass
astrolabe
People leaving foreign countries to go to the Americas
imaginary line running east to west around the world
used to show direction
device that sailors used to help navigate
Age of Exploration
People leaving foreign countries to go to the Americas
latitude
imaginary line running east to west around the world
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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…
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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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…
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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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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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…
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 Semester 1
Carl Becker
James Lowewn
Johann Hus
Johann Gutenberg
history is made up of 1001 facts
wrote textbooks & Lies My Teacher Told Me
Translated the Bile into English
Printed Bibles with the printing press
Carl Becker
history is made up of 1001 facts
James Lowewn
wrote textbooks & Lies My Teacher Told Me
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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!!
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 -- 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 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: 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…
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…
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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…
American History 8:1
Herbert Hoover
Speculation
Black Tuesday
business cycle
when republicans met at their 1928 nominating convention the…
stock with a high degree of risk
the bottom fell out
explained the periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
when republicans met at their 1928 nominating convention the…
Speculation
stock with a high degree of risk
American History 5:1
imperialism
extractive economy
alfred T. Mahan
Social Darwinism
the policy by which strong nations extend their political
colonial economies
a military historian and an officer in the united states navy
the belief that life consists of competitive struggles in whi…
imperialism
the policy by which strong nations extend their political
extractive economy
colonial economies
American History 7:1
Henry Ford
mass production
Model T
scientific managment
introduced a series of methods
the rapid manufacturer of large numbers of identical products
a reliable car that the average american could afford
experts to improve his mass-production techniqes
Henry Ford
introduced a series of methods
mass production
the rapid manufacturer of large numbers of identical products
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American History 1 Review
Defeat of the Spanish Armada
Columbian Exchange
French Indian War
Salutary Neglect
England with a surprise naval victory over the Spanish...... NC…
The "exchange" of goods, animals, disease from the America's…
European conflict between England and France that spilled ove…
English policy of allowing the British Colonies to develop on…
Defeat of the Spanish Armada
England with a surprise naval victory over the Spanish...... NC…
Columbian Exchange
The "exchange" of goods, animals, disease from the America's…
American History 6:1
Alsace-Lorriane
Militarism
Francis Ferdinand
William 2
the territory that france lost during the conflict between ge…
glorification or the military
heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
the german emperor
Alsace-Lorriane
the territory that france lost during the conflict between ge…
Militarism
glorification or the military
American History 4:1
Progressivism
Muckracker
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
Progressives believed that new ideas and honest, efficient go…
writers who Theodore Roosevelt thought where too fascinated w…
one leading muckraker, a managing editor at McClire's, a maga…
another influential muckraker; a photagrapher for the new yor…
Progressivism
Progressives believed that new ideas and honest, efficient go…
Muckracker
writers who Theodore Roosevelt thought where too fascinated w…
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
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…
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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
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…
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American History 1 Exam.
What were the terms of the Missouri Co…
What is the purpose of passing protect…
As Chief Justice of the Supreme Court,…
What Supreme Court case established Ju…
Established a line, which stated any state above the 36-30 li…
Money.
Federal.
Marbury v. Madison.
What were the terms of the Missouri Co…
Established a line, which stated any state above the 36-30 li…
What is the purpose of passing protect…
Money.
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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
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…
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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
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…
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
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
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…
45 terms
American History 1 Review
Tobacco
City on a Hill
King Phillips War
Bacon's Rebellion
The crop that saved the Jamestown colony.
Puritan idea to create a perfect society in America.
1675 conflict between Native Americans and New England coloni…
Uprising of indentured servants in 1675 that led to a greater…
Tobacco
The crop that saved the Jamestown colony.
City on a Hill
Puritan idea to create a perfect society in America.
American History 1 - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Charles Grandison Finney
Second Great Awakening
Reform Era
temperance movement
American clergyman and educator; he became influential in the…
Period of religious evangelism that began in the 1790s and be…
Period during which thousands of Americans sought to reshape…
Social reform effort begun in the mid-1800s to encourage peop…
Charles Grandison Finney
American clergyman and educator; he became influential in the…
Second Great Awakening
Period of religious evangelism that began in the 1790s and be…
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American history test #1
People had an idea of how it was going…
Physically safe
Make your own choices
Property and wealth
How is the US an idea
Life
Liberty
Pursuit of happiness
People had an idea of how it was going…
How is the US an idea
Physically safe
Life
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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…
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…
Chapter 1 American History
Archaic Period in North America
mercantilism
matrilineal
Incas' administrative system
The Archaic Period began around 8000 B.C.. The "archaic" peop…
A concept driven out of trade with other countries. The idea…
to inherit the name, property, and lineage from the maternal…
The Incas developed a complex administrative system requiring…
Archaic Period in North America
The Archaic Period began around 8000 B.C.. The "archaic" peop…
mercantilism
A concept driven out of trade with other countries. The idea…
140 terms
American History 1 Review
Columbian Exchange
French Indian War
Salutary Neglect
Proclamation of 1763
The "exchange" of goods, animals, disease from the America's…
European conflict between England and France that spilled ove…
English policy of allowing the British Colonies to develop on…
English proclamation that declared where colonist can/can not…
Columbian Exchange
The "exchange" of goods, animals, disease from the America's…
French Indian War
European conflict between England and France that spilled ove…
10 terms
American history 5-1
Great awakening
Enlightenment
Jonathan Edwards
George Whitefield
Christian religious movement
Philosophical movement stressing human reason
Preacher who delivered fiery sermons during the great awakening
Preacher who drew large crowds during the great awakening
Great awakening
Christian religious movement
Enlightenment
Philosophical movement stressing human reason
English 1 - "American History"
discreet
infatuated
vigilant
elation
careful in action or speech
carried away with foolish love (crush)
careful watch
great joy
discreet
careful in action or speech
infatuated
carried away with foolish love (crush)
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