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US History 6
Upton Sinclair
Muckrakers
Ida Tarbell
Jacob Riis
Wrote "The Jungle" and exposed wrong doing in the meat packin…
Nickname given to journalists that focused on scandal and cor…
Wrote "The History of Standard Oil" exposing illegal business…
Wrote "How the Other Half Lives" about the conditions faced b…
Upton Sinclair
Wrote "The Jungle" and exposed wrong doing in the meat packin…
Muckrakers
Nickname given to journalists that focused on scandal and cor…
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US HISTORY CREDIT 6
Executive Order 8802
Home-front help
V-J Day
Manhattan Project
Came out of the Fair Employment Practices Commission. FDR iss…
factory and office work, buying war bonds, victory gardens, c…
Victory over Japan day. August 15, 1945 marks Japan's surrend…
The Manhattan project was the United States' secret research…
Executive Order 8802
Came out of the Fair Employment Practices Commission. FDR iss…
Home-front help
factory and office work, buying war bonds, victory gardens, c…
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US History 6
Upton Sinclair
Muckrakers
Ida Tarbell
Jacob Riis
Wrote "The Jungle" and exposed wrong doing in the meat packin…
Nickname given to journalists that focused on scandal and cor…
Wrote "The History of Standard Oil" exposing illegal business…
Wrote "How the Other Half Lives" about the conditions faced b…
Upton Sinclair
Wrote "The Jungle" and exposed wrong doing in the meat packin…
Muckrakers
Nickname given to journalists that focused on scandal and cor…
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US History Chapter 6
precedent
Cabinet
tariff
loose construction
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
a tax on imported goods
a broad interpretation of the Constitution relying on the imp…
precedent
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
Cabinet
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
56 terms
US History Chapter 6
George Washington
Judicial Act of 1789
Department of State
Department of War
the first president of the country under the new government…
established a federal court system that allowed state court d…
Executive department that deals with foreign affairs
Executive department that handles military matters
George Washington
the first president of the country under the new government…
Judicial Act of 1789
established a federal court system that allowed state court d…
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US History Ch. 6
Shortcut
Body of water
snowshoes
France
a faster route to take when trying to get somewhere
the term refers to oceans, seas, and lakes
shoes that are worn in the snow and make it easier to walk
a country in Europe that also settled in North America
Shortcut
a faster route to take when trying to get somewhere
Body of water
the term refers to oceans, seas, and lakes
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US History, Chapter 6
Totalitarian
Fascism
Axis Powers
Appeasement
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
A policy of making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes o…
Totalitarian
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Fascism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
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US History EOCT #6
Transcontinental Railroad
Jim Crow Laws
Thomas Edision
John Rockerfeller
A line linking the Pacific coast of the U.S. It was completed…
Laws enacted by Southern states and local governments to sepa…
American inventor who invented the light bulb and many other…
Oil magnate and philanthropist, founder of the Standard Oil C…
Transcontinental Railroad
A line linking the Pacific coast of the U.S. It was completed…
Jim Crow Laws
Laws enacted by Southern states and local governments to sepa…
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US History #6
Boycott
Grievance
Intolerable
Petition
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
A complaint about a (real or imaginary) wrong that causes res…
When something is unbearable
A formal request.
Boycott
A refusal to buy or use goods and services.
Grievance
A complaint about a (real or imaginary) wrong that causes res…
US History Chapter 6
administration
precedent
Cabinet
tariff
the president and his political appointees, who are responsib…
an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
A government tax on imports or exports.
administration
the president and his political appointees, who are responsib…
precedent
an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
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US History Standard 6
The Northwest Ordinance
United States Presidntial Election of…
Judicial Review
Louisiana Purchess
-Successful policy under the Articals of confederation.... -Prov…
-It was the first time political power was transferred from o…
-Established in the court case Marbury v. Madison... -Principle…
-Jefferson's crowning achievment during his presidency... -Purch…
The Northwest Ordinance
-Successful policy under the Articals of confederation.... -Prov…
United States Presidntial Election of…
-It was the first time political power was transferred from o…
6.2 US HISTORY
transcontinental railroad
George M. Pullman
Credit Mobilier
Munn v. Illinois
railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the…
built sleeping cars for railroads, created his own town for e…
a construction company formed in 1864 by owners of the Union…
an 1877 case in which the Supreme Court upheld states' regula…
transcontinental railroad
railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of the…
George M. Pullman
built sleeping cars for railroads, created his own town for e…
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US History Chapter 6
Independence
Petition
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
Written requests to the government
Signed in 1776 by US revolutionaries; it declared the United…
The rights of all people to dignity and worth; also called hu…
Independence
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
Petition
Written requests to the government
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Chapter 6 US History
Bessemer Process
Thomas Alva Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Transcontinental Railroad
technique involved injecting air into molten iron to remove t…
Established the world's first research lab. Perfected the inc…
invented the telephone
Rail lines that stretched across the nation
Bessemer Process
technique involved injecting air into molten iron to remove t…
Thomas Alva Edison
Established the world's first research lab. Perfected the inc…
US History Standard 6
Theory of Evolution
Fundamentalism
Scopes trial
Henry Ford
the idea, proposed by Charles Darwin in 1859, that species of…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principl…
1925 court case in which Clarence Darrow and William Jennings…
1863-1947. American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Compan…
Theory of Evolution
the idea, proposed by Charles Darwin in 1859, that species of…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principl…
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US History Unit 6
assembly line
installment plan
what was the main concern of the three…
why did President Hoover believed in A…
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
to improve the economy
because it could bring prosperity and well-being to the Ameri…
assembly line
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
installment plan
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
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Us History Week 6
alien sedition act
barbary wars
blockade
cotton gin
This was an act made by john adams to sentence people up to f…
The north african states had made a business off piracy, and…
a war measure that isolates some area of importance to the en…
In 1793 it was created by Eli Whitney. There are two types of…
alien sedition act
This was an act made by john adams to sentence people up to f…
barbary wars
The north african states had made a business off piracy, and…
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US History Chapter 6
Privateers
Quebec
Yorktown
Artillery (cannons)
Term for merchant vessels that was outfitted for war
Patriots invaded this city in Canada which resulted in a loss.
Place where the British surrendered that ended the war
This was taken at Fort Ticonderoga and helped the Patriots fr…
Privateers
Term for merchant vessels that was outfitted for war
Quebec
Patriots invaded this city in Canada which resulted in a loss.
EC-6 US HISTORY
Virginia Colony
Massachusetts Colony
New Hampshire Colony
New Jersey Colony
1607 First English colony in Jamestown, Virginia. London Comp…
1620 Plymouth founded by Puritans with a patent from the Lond…
1) 1623 Proprietary Colony led by Captian John Mason, fishing…
1) 1623 Dutch founded it. ... 2) 1664 King George II to possessi…
Virginia Colony
1607 First English colony in Jamestown, Virginia. London Comp…
Massachusetts Colony
1620 Plymouth founded by Puritans with a patent from the Lond…
US History - Standard 6
XYZ Affair
Jay Treaty
Pinckney Treaty 1795 -
Alien and Sedition acts in 1798
John Adams - sent 3 ambassadors to Paris in 1796. France dema…
angered the France supporters in the US and made US allied wi…
...
- 4 acts were passed to suppress republic opposition, You had…
XYZ Affair
John Adams - sent 3 ambassadors to Paris in 1796. France dema…
Jay Treaty
angered the France supporters in the US and made US allied wi…
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US History Standard 6
Theory of Evolution
Fundamentalism
Scopes trial
Henry Ford
the idea, proposed by Charles Darwin in 1859, that species of…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principl…
1925 court case in which Clarence Darrow and William Jennings…
1863-1947. American businessman, founder of Ford Motor Compan…
Theory of Evolution
the idea, proposed by Charles Darwin in 1859, that species of…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principl…
US History Standard 6 Review
Warren Harding's "Return to Normalcy"
Mass Production
Wright Brothers
New Home Appliances
The US wanted to get back to the security and safety after WW…
The use of the "assembly line" was key to this new method of…
Flew the first plane in 1903. Their invention leads to the cr…
Provide people with free time to pursue leisure activities. E…
Warren Harding's "Return to Normalcy"
The US wanted to get back to the security and safety after WW…
Mass Production
The use of the "assembly line" was key to this new method of…
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US History - Ch. 6 Terms
cash crop
Farmers' Alliance
Civil Rights Act of 1875
reservation
crop grown for sale
network of farmers' organizations that worked for political a…
law that banned discrimination in public facilities and trans…
public lands where Native Americans were forced to live by th…
cash crop
crop grown for sale
Farmers' Alliance
network of farmers' organizations that worked for political a…
59 terms
VA/US History Standard 6
Federalist
Democratic Republicans
Alexander Hamilton
John Adams
1789-1795; First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated crea…
(1797-1801) The 11th Amendment is added to the Constitution i…
Federalist
Democratic Republicans
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US History Unit 6
Albert Fall
F. Scott Fitzgerald
William Jennings Bryan
fundamentalist
Secretary of the Interior responsible for the Teapot Dome Sca…
Wrote The Great Gatsby
A strong fundamentalist who represented the state of Tennesse…
a person who believes in a strict interpretation of the Bible…
Albert Fall
Secretary of the Interior responsible for the Teapot Dome Sca…
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Wrote The Great Gatsby
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US History Vocab 6
John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil
Robber Barons
Thomas Edison
Trusts
He puts together the largest unit in the American Oil Industr…
The owners of big businesses who made large amounts of money…
One of the most prolific inventors in US History. He invented…
Firms or corporations that combine for the purpose of reducin…
John D. Rockefeller and Standard Oil
He puts together the largest unit in the American Oil Industr…
Robber Barons
The owners of big businesses who made large amounts of money…
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US History Chapter 6
black gold
Edwin L. Drake
Bessemer Steel Process
What was steel used for?
oil - American settlers used this for kerosene lamps and fuel
successfully used a steam engine to remove oil from beneath t…
puts air into iron to remove carbon to make steel
railroads, barbed wires, farm machines; changed construction…
black gold
oil - American settlers used this for kerosene lamps and fuel
Edwin L. Drake
successfully used a steam engine to remove oil from beneath t…
US History Week 6 Quiz
Eugene Debs
Injunction
Fifth Amendment
Sixth Amendment
1855-1926. American union leader, one of the founders of the…
(law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party f…
A constitutional amendment designed to protect the rights of…
A constitutional amendment designed to protect individuals ac…
Eugene Debs
1855-1926. American union leader, one of the founders of the…
Injunction
(law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party f…
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Unit 6 - US History
Spanish American War
yellow journalism
USS Maine
Teller Amendment
In 1898, a conflict between the United States and Spain, in w…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
April 1896 - U.S. declared Cuba free from Spain, but this ame…
Spanish American War
In 1898, a conflict between the United States and Spain, in w…
yellow journalism
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Topic 6 US History
What does this cartoon suggest about F…
According to the map, a significant nu…
In the speech above, Frances Perkins i…
John Maynard Keynes argued that the be…
The plan will allow FDR to choose justices who agree with New…
Kansas
The Social Security Act
increase government spending in order to increase demand for…
What does this cartoon suggest about F…
The plan will allow FDR to choose justices who agree with New…
According to the map, a significant nu…
Kansas
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US History: Unit 6
Reform
Suffrage
Abolitionist
Emancipation
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
The right to vote
A person who wanted to end slavery
Abolishing slavery and freeing of slaves
Reform
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Suffrage
The right to vote
US History Ch. 6
Social Darwinism believed that
The Triple Alliance nations were
The build-up of the US military in 191…
Who was responsible for the agricultur…
the best country would win any international competition
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
preparedness
Herbert Hoover
Social Darwinism believed that
the best country would win any international competition
The Triple Alliance nations were
Germany, Austria-Hungary and Italy
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US history chapter 6
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
resolution
preamble
Revolutionary leader wrote Common Sense (1776) arguing for Am…
Called for a resolution in the Second Continental Congress fo…
formal statement of opinion
An introduction to a speech or piece of writing
Thomas Paine
Revolutionary leader wrote Common Sense (1776) arguing for Am…
Richard Henry Lee
Called for a resolution in the Second Continental Congress fo…
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US history chapters 6
Thomas Alva Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
George Pullman
Trans-continental railroad
Inventor an industrialist. Invented light bulb, electrical co…
Inventor of the telephone
Railroad industrialist. Inventor of the sleeping car. Creator…
Railroad line built in the United States of America between 1…
Thomas Alva Edison
Inventor an industrialist. Invented light bulb, electrical co…
Alexander Graham Bell
Inventor of the telephone
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US History Chapt 6
Thomas Paine
William Blackstone
Thomas Jefferson
July 4, 1776
English philosopher who published Common Sense
wrote Commentaries on the Laws of England
led the committee that drafted the Declaration of Independence
Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence
Thomas Paine
English philosopher who published Common Sense
William Blackstone
wrote Commentaries on the Laws of England
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US History set 6
inflation
depression
Great Compromise
popular sovereignty
increased prices for goods and services combined with the red…
a steep drop in economic activity combined with rising unempl…
an agreement worked out at the Constitutional Convention esta…
the idea that political authority belongs to the people
inflation
increased prices for goods and services combined with the red…
depression
a steep drop in economic activity combined with rising unempl…
US History Chapter 6 - AC
secede
Emancipation Proclamation
Confederate
lose
To leave an organization
Issued by abraham lincoln on september 22, 1862 it declared t…
Southern states during the civil war
Did not win
secede
To leave an organization
Emancipation Proclamation
Issued by abraham lincoln on september 22, 1862 it declared t…
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US History 6-2
Benjamin Franklin
Marquis De Lafayette
Thaddeus Kosciuszko
Casimir Pulaski
Went to France to persuade them to give money for the colonis…
A french man who became a trusted aid to George Washington.
A polish man who helped build defense for the Americans
A polish man who earned a promotion to the rank of general
Benjamin Franklin
Went to France to persuade them to give money for the colonis…
Marquis De Lafayette
A french man who became a trusted aid to George Washington.
US History Chapter 6
First 4 Presidents of the US and Major…
Judiciary Act of 1789
Alexander Hamilton
Secretary Thomas Jefferson
George Washington... -The Judiciary Act of 1789... -Bank of the US…
establishes federal court system... -number of SC justices (1 ch…
Washington's Secretary of Treasury... Beliefs: ... -strong central…
Washington's Secretary of State... Beliefs:... -strong state and l…
First 4 Presidents of the US and Major…
George Washington... -The Judiciary Act of 1789... -Bank of the US…
Judiciary Act of 1789
establishes federal court system... -number of SC justices (1 ch…
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US History: Unit 6
Reform
Antebellum
Suffrage
Abolitionist
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
The right to vote
A person who wanted to end slavery
Reform
make changes in (something, typically a social, political, or…
Antebellum
Belonging to a period before a war especially the American Ci…
US History Chapter 6
apprentice
artisan
triangular trade routes
Middle Passage
someone who learns a skill by working for an experienced pers…
a worker skilled at making things by hand
trade routes that are between three region; they make the sha…
the middle part of a slave's journey from Africa to the Ameri…
apprentice
someone who learns a skill by working for an experienced pers…
artisan
a worker skilled at making things by hand
6 terms
US History Chapter 6
Federalism
Bill of Rights
Veto
Impeach
system that divides the power between the national and state…
first 10 amendments to the constitution
to cancel or undo a law
bring serious charges against an elected official
Federalism
system that divides the power between the national and state…
Bill of Rights
first 10 amendments to the constitution
60 terms
US History Unit 6
assembly line
installment plan
what was the main concern of the three…
why did President Hoover believed in A…
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
to improve the economy
because it could bring prosperity and well-being to the Ameri…
assembly line
a row of factory workers who put together a product, part by…
installment plan
the payment for an item in small, regular amounts over a peri…
8 terms
US History 6-3
Henry Hamilton
George Rogers Clark
Blockade
Privateer
A british officer who earned the named the hair buyer by payi…
Strengthened the colonists position in the West.
Measures that keep a country from communicating and trading w…
Privately owned ship outfitted with weapons.
Henry Hamilton
A british officer who earned the named the hair buyer by payi…
George Rogers Clark
Strengthened the colonists position in the West.
80 terms
US History Chapter 6
How many people came to the US between…
Laissez Faire
where were many natural resources?
What brought items such as timber, cop…
20 million
the ideology of the industrial age, means to "let it be" or "…
west
Railroad
How many people came to the US between…
20 million
Laissez Faire
the ideology of the industrial age, means to "let it be" or "…
13 terms
US History 6.02
spanish-american war
yellow journalism
tougher stance toward spain
theodore roosevelt
under spanish control; cubans rebelled in 1895; spanish reloc…
william randolph hearst and joseph pulitzer; stories about ab…
jingoism
assistance secretary of state
spanish-american war
under spanish control; cubans rebelled in 1895; spanish reloc…
yellow journalism
william randolph hearst and joseph pulitzer; stories about ab…
32 terms
US History 6-3
Revolution of 1800
Bureaucracy
Judicial Review
Marbury v. Madison
Nickname for the election when Jefferson won, supporting the…
Group of departments and officials that make up an organizati…
Power of the Supreme Court to decide whether the acts of a pr…
1803 Supreme Court case that established the principle of jud…
Revolution of 1800
Nickname for the election when Jefferson won, supporting the…
Bureaucracy
Group of departments and officials that make up an organizati…
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US History Chapter 6
Edwin Drake
Spindletop
Bessemer Process
Thomas Edison
Who used a steam engine to drill for oil at Titusville, PA an…
What oil strike led to the oil boom in Texas?
What development in the processing of steel made steel quicke…
Who invented the lightbulb?
Edwin Drake
Who used a steam engine to drill for oil at Titusville, PA an…
Spindletop
What oil strike led to the oil boom in Texas?
20 terms
US history chapter 6
First 10 amendments to the US constitu…
law that created a federal court system
group that advises the US president, m…
Economic system in which private busin…
bill of rights
judiciary act of 1789
cabinet
capitalism
First 10 amendments to the US constitu…
bill of rights
law that created a federal court system
judiciary act of 1789
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US History Chapter 6
"Give me liberty or give me death!"
Who was the Commander of the Continent…
Declaration of Independence
What does the Declaration of Independe…
A quote by Patrick Henry. He convinced Virginia to fight agai…
George Washington
A document written by the colonists to say they wanted to sep…
"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are cr…
"Give me liberty or give me death!"
A quote by Patrick Henry. He convinced Virginia to fight agai…
Who was the Commander of the Continent…
George Washington
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