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SOCIAL STUDIES Chapter 15 8TH GRADE
Missouri Compromise
sectionalism
Henry Clay
Free Soil Party
Compromise worked out by Henry Clay in 1820: slavery would be…
extreme loyalty to a particular region above loyalty to the n…
Senator who persuaded Congress to accept the Missouri Comprom…
new party that opposed slavery in new states;
Missouri Compromise
Compromise worked out by Henry Clay in 1820: slavery would be…
sectionalism
extreme loyalty to a particular region above loyalty to the n…
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8th Grade Social Studies Chapter 15
Both Northerners and Southerners didn'…
After the War with Mexico, the Norther…
How did the Supreme Court add to the t…
Three parts of the Kansas-Nebraska Act
Vote
New Lands
1. Ruling slavery could not legally be banned in any territor…
1. Resulted in what became known as "Bleeding Kansas" 2. Did…
Both Northerners and Southerners didn'…
Vote
After the War with Mexico, the Norther…
New Lands
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8th Grade Social Studies - Chapter 15
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
A series of secret routes and safe houses used by runaway sla…
An African-American woman who was a guide to help slaves esca…
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Underground Railroad
A series of secret routes and safe houses used by runaway sla…
Harriet Tubman
An African-American woman who was a guide to help slaves esca…
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8th Grade Social Studies - Chapter 15
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
A series of secret routes and safe houses used by runaway sla…
An African-American woman who was a guide to help slaves esca…
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Underground Railroad
A series of secret routes and safe houses used by runaway sla…
Harriet Tubman
An African-American woman who was a guide to help slaves esca…
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8th grade social studies chapter 15
leland stanford
pikes peak
promontory summit
boomtown
...
The first location that gold was discovered in the Gold Rush…
...
they were established overnight around mining sights. (1859)
leland stanford
...
pikes peak
The first location that gold was discovered in the Gold Rush…
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8th grade social studies chapter 15
Sectionalism
Border Ruffians
Stephen A. Douglas
Dred Scott
an exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
missourians who traveled in armed groups and crossed the boar…
he was an polician from Illinois known as the "Little Giant"
was an enslaved African American bought by an army doctor in…
Sectionalism
an exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Border Ruffians
missourians who traveled in armed groups and crossed the boar…
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social studies Chapter 15, VOCAB 8th grade
Sectionalism
Fugitive
Secede
Abstain
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
runaway
to leave
not to cast votes
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Fugitive
runaway
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Chapter 15, Social Studies, 8th Grade
Manifest Destiny
How did the Louisiana purchase change…
____ was acquired by Secretary of Stat…
How did President James Polk deal with…
The right given by Go to expand America from Atlantic to Paci…
The United States doubled in size
Florida; diplomacy
He created a treat that said that we had till the 49th parall…
Manifest Destiny
The right given by Go to expand America from Atlantic to Paci…
How did the Louisiana purchase change…
The United States doubled in size
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8th Grade Social Studies: The Civil War, Chapter 15
Abraham Lincoln
Confederate States of America
Jefferson E. Davis
Robert E. Lee
The 16th president of the United States of America. He served…
These states were states from the south that have seceded fro…
-The president of the Confederate States of America during th…
Son of Henry "Lighthouse" Lee and Mary Custis. Learned engine…
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th president of the United States of America. He served…
Confederate States of America
These states were states from the south that have seceded fro…
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chapter 15 social studies 8th grade
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave state that remained in the Union during the Civil War
not favoring either side in a dispute
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizens'…
shutting a port or roadway to prevent people or supplies from…
border state
slave state that remained in the Union during the Civil War
neutral
not favoring either side in a dispute
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Social Studies chapter 15 - Civil War (8th grade)
What happened after Fort Sumter got at…
What happened when Lincoln called for…
What are border states?
Which side did Kentucky choose? (was n…
Lincoln declared war
more states seceded
southern states that didn't secede
union
What happened after Fort Sumter got at…
Lincoln declared war
What happened when Lincoln called for…
more states seceded
8th Grade Chapter 15 Social Studies vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not favoring either side.
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and the citiz…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not favoring either side.
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8th Grade Social Studies Chapter 15
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states (Maryland, Missouri, and Kentucky) that did not…
not favoring either side in a dispute
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizens'…
military action that consists in shutting a port or roadway t…
border state
slave states (Maryland, Missouri, and Kentucky) that did not…
neutral
not favoring either side in a dispute
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Social Studies - Chapter 15 (8th Grade)
The idea that political power belongs…
A document that states no slavery in M…
Favoring the interests of one section…
Supported Wilmont Proviso
Popular Sovereignty
Wilmont Proviso
Sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
The idea that political power belongs…
Popular Sovereignty
A document that states no slavery in M…
Wilmont Proviso
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Chapter 15 - 8th Grade Social Studies
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Secede
Compromise of 1850
loyalty to a particular region of the country
(1820)... Missouri=slave state... Maine=free state... No slavery in te…
Leaving the Union
California would be free. ... Popular sovereignty (the people's…
Sectionalism
loyalty to a particular region of the country
Missouri Compromise
(1820)... Missouri=slave state... Maine=free state... No slavery in te…
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BMS Social Studies 8th grade Chapter 15
1846 to 1861
William Craft 1860
The free soil
Wilmot Proviso
What year range does chapter 15 cover "the nation divided"
Who said "I've been whisper to my wife, "come, my dear, let u…
A party that opposes to the existence of slavery. One princip…
1846 representative David Wilmot of Pennsylvania propose that…
1846 to 1861
What year range does chapter 15 cover "the nation divided"
William Craft 1860
Who said "I've been whisper to my wife, "come, my dear, let u…
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8th Grade Social Studies Chapter:15
Tariffs
Juris Prudentes
Standardized
Emperor
taxes placed on goods from others countries... Compare: trading…
special lawyer and legal writes... Compare: judges because their…
legal procedures were the same in all of empire... Compare: stat…
absolute ruler of an empire... Description:
Tariffs
taxes placed on goods from others countries... Compare: trading…
Juris Prudentes
special lawyer and legal writes... Compare: judges because their…
8th grade, Chapter 15, Social Studies
In northern states, dissenters called…
In the South, strong beliefs in milita…
Both the North and the South had draft…
The Union blockade prevented the South…
False
False
True
False
In northern states, dissenters called…
False
In the South, strong beliefs in milita…
False
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8th grade chapter 15 social studies test
agriculture
factories
Compromise of 1850
They said it falsely represented slavery
What was the south's economy?
What was the north's economy?
What compromise added California to the union?
Why did white southerners resent Uncle Toms Cabin?
agriculture
What was the south's economy?
factories
What was the north's economy?
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8th Grade Social Studies - Chapter 15 - A Nation Divided
Wilmot Proviso?
What is the Fugitive Slave Act?
How did the norhterners feel about the…
Who wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin?
A document stating that "neither slavery nor involuntary serv…
it made it a crime to help runaway slaves and allowed officia…
they disliked it, disliked the idea of a trial without a jury
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Wilmot Proviso?
A document stating that "neither slavery nor involuntary serv…
What is the Fugitive Slave Act?
it made it a crime to help runaway slaves and allowed officia…
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Chapter 15-Medieval Europe (8th Grade Social Studies)
Fjord
Missionary
Excommunicate
Concordat
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
people who are sent out to teach their religion
to exclude a person from church membership
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country
Fjord
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
Missionary
people who are sent out to teach their religion
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8th Social Studies: Chapter 15 Study Guide
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Loyalty too particular region of the country
Year: 1819... 1.) Missouri= slave... 2.) Maine= free state... 3.) N…
Proposed by David Wilmot, would ban slavery in new territories
Formed in 1848 because neither the Whigs or Democrats would t…
Sectionalism
Loyalty too particular region of the country
Missouri Compromise
Year: 1819... 1.) Missouri= slave... 2.) Maine= free state... 3.) N…
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8th Grade Chapter 15 Social Studies Eaton Middle School
Later secessionist states
The border states
West Virginia
Southern Advantage
State that seceded from the union after the attack on Ft Sumt…
States which did not secede, but which had strong confederate…
Rural western part of the state that did not secede from the…
Most of the Union's military leaders (like Robert E Lee) join…
Later secessionist states
State that seceded from the union after the attack on Ft Sumt…
The border states
States which did not secede, but which had strong confederate…
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8th Grade Social Studies
Checks and Balances
constitutional convention
james madison
virginia plan
Dividing political power so no single branch has too much aut…
1787 meeting in philly to revise the articles of confederation
"father of the constitution"-leader at the constitutional,fav…
Called for three branches, bicameral legislature, strong cent…
Checks and Balances
Dividing political power so no single branch has too much aut…
constitutional convention
1787 meeting in philly to revise the articles of confederation
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Social Studies Chapter 15
desert
irrigation
arid
The Nile River
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
A way of supplying water to an area of land
Extremely dry
The longest river in the world, that runs through Egypt
desert
An extremely dry area with little water and few plants
irrigation
A way of supplying water to an area of land
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Social Studies Chapter 15
Venice
humanism
Reformation
circumnavigate
important Italian trading city
a way of learning that stresses human abilities
a movement to reform the Catholic Church
to travel all the way around the Earth
Venice
important Italian trading city
humanism
a way of learning that stresses human abilities
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8th grade social studies - chapter 15-1,-2,-3
Missouri
Maine
Martin Van Buren
fugitives
slave state
free state
Free-Soil Party candidate
runaway slaves
Missouri
slave state
Maine
free state
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8th grade Social Studies
Jamestown-1607
Declaration of Independence
Constitution
Thomas Jefferson
first permanent English settlement
July 4, 1776
1787
3rd pres.,Louisiana Territory 1803
Jamestown-1607
first permanent English settlement
Declaration of Independence
July 4, 1776
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Social Studies Chapter 15
Creek
Indian Territory
Sequoyah
border
helped British during the War of 1812
thousands of Native Americans had to move there
he made an alphabet for the Cherokee
President Jackson was born between South Carolina and North C…
Creek
helped British during the War of 1812
Indian Territory
thousands of Native Americans had to move there
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Chapter 7 - 8th Grade Social Studies
Currency
Bill of Rights
Constitution
Articles of Confederation
money
List of rights the government promises to protect.
a document that sets out the laws, principles, and processes…
the first American consitution
Currency
money
Bill of Rights
List of rights the government promises to protect.
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Chapter 15 Social Studies Vocabulary
revival
utopia
temperance
lecture
religious meeting
community based on a vision of the perfect society
drinking little or no alcohol
speech meant to provide information, similar to what a teache…
revival
religious meeting
utopia
community based on a vision of the perfect society
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8th Grade Social Studies- Chapter 15: The Civil War
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Border States
not favoring either side.
rule in which the military is in charge and citizen's rights…
military action to prevent traduce from coming into an area o…
slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
not favoring either side.
Martial Law
rule in which the military is in charge and citizen's rights…
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8th grade social studies chapter 15 part 2
knights
vassal
feudalism
william the conqueror
warriors who fought on horseback
a knight who promised to support a lord in exchange for land
historians call this system of promises that governed the rel…
after winning the battle against the english king ______ decl…
knights
warriors who fought on horseback
vassal
a knight who promised to support a lord in exchange for land
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Social Studies Chapter 15
blockade
Anaconda Plan
First Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Antietam
shutting off an area by troops or ships to keep people and su…
strategy planned by General Winfield Scott for defeating the…
first major battle of the Civil War, on July 16, 1861
Union victory over Confederate forces in the Civil War in 186…
blockade
shutting off an area by troops or ships to keep people and su…
Anaconda Plan
strategy planned by General Winfield Scott for defeating the…
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8th grade social studies chapter 15 part 1 test
eurasia
topography
middle ages
medieval
the large landmass that includes both europe and asia
refers to the shape and elevation of land in a region
a period that lasted from about 500 to about 1500
as the period ages
eurasia
the large landmass that includes both europe and asia
topography
refers to the shape and elevation of land in a region
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8th Grade Social Studies Ch 15
Second Great Awakening
Charles Grandison Finney
transcendentalism
Ralph Waldo Emerson
a period of widespread evangelism
challenged traditional Protestant beliefs by telling congrega…
idea that people could rise above the material things in life
wrote "Self Reliance"; criticized Americans' reliance on inst…
Second Great Awakening
a period of widespread evangelism
Charles Grandison Finney
challenged traditional Protestant beliefs by telling congrega…
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Chapter 5, 8th Grade Social Studies
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Boycotting
The plan that allowed the British government to control the C…
A tax placed on the colonists from the British Government. Th…
A tax placed on the colonists from the British government to…
The colonists were angry and said "NO" we will not buy Britis…
Proclamation of 1763
The plan that allowed the British government to control the C…
Sugar Act
A tax placed on the colonists from the British Government. Th…
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social studies Chapter 15, Section 1: Slavery and the West 8th grade
Missouri
1820
Texas
Free-Soil Party
State that applied for statehood in 1819
The year that the Missouri Compromise was passed
State that applied for statehood in 1845
The political party that was created as an opposition to slav…
Missouri
State that applied for statehood in 1819
1820
The year that the Missouri Compromise was passed
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Chapter 4, 8th Grade Social Studies (modified)
New England Colonies
Salt Box
Subsistence Farming
Commerce
People who settled in the Northern colonies. They were able t…
A popular design of house that was made like a "box" that was…
How to farm by only growing enough food to feed your own fami…
This is how the colonist made money. They made clothing, cand…
New England Colonies
People who settled in the Northern colonies. They were able t…
Salt Box
A popular design of house that was made like a "box" that was…
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8th Grade Social Studies Quiz #1 Chapter 15
A call to arms
Border states
Neutral
Martial Law
Lincoln's call for troops from each of the Union (Northern) s…
States bordering the North: Delaware, Maryland, Kentucky and…
Not favoring either side
Rule by the military instead of the elected government, citiz…
A call to arms
Lincoln's call for troops from each of the Union (Northern) s…
Border states
States bordering the North: Delaware, Maryland, Kentucky and…
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social studies chapter 15 8th grade part 2
what garden helped zen to meditate?
a characteristics of pure land buds wh…
Confucius believed families are in ord…
in what year was japan was divided by…
raked rock
is chanting
father, mother , older brother , young brother
1400s
what garden helped zen to meditate?
raked rock
a characteristics of pure land buds wh…
is chanting
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5th Grade Social Studies Chapter 15
Russia
Communism
first Czar
Karl Marx
world's largest nation
system of government that says there is no God and allows peo…
Ivan the Terrible
German Jew who wanted working class to control government
Russia
world's largest nation
Communism
system of government that says there is no God and allows peo…
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chapter 15 Social studies
commerce
indulgence
excommunicate
circumnavigate
the buying or selling of goods
the roman catholic church: a pardon from a punishment for sins
to expel, or to throw out
to sail completely around
commerce
the buying or selling of goods
indulgence
the roman catholic church: a pardon from a punishment for sins
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Social Studies Chapter 15
emperor
imperial
dynasty
bureaucracy
the political leader of a territory containing several countr…
belonging or related to an emperor
a line of rulers descended from one family
a highly complex body of workers with many levels of authority
emperor
the political leader of a territory containing several countr…
imperial
belonging or related to an emperor
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Chapter 15 social studies 6th grade
fertile
hunter-gatherer
irrigation
cuneiform
land that is productive and can support plant life
a person who finds food by hunting, fishing, and gathering cr…
a way to bring water to dry land
a system of writing using wedge-shaped symbols
fertile
land that is productive and can support plant life
hunter-gatherer
a person who finds food by hunting, fishing, and gathering cr…
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Social Studies Chapter 15
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
David Wilmot proposed a law to stop the expansion of slavery…
Political Party of people that want to stop the expansion of…
Growing Tensions Between North and South... (growing stress betw…
The Crisis Deepens ... (The Stress gets worse)
Wilmot Proviso
David Wilmot proposed a law to stop the expansion of slavery…
Free-Soil Party
Political Party of people that want to stop the expansion of…
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Chapter 15 Social Studies
Hinduism
Ramayana
Vedas
Sanskrit
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
one of two classical Hindu epics telling of the banishment of…
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
an Indo-European, Indic language, in use since c1200 b.c. as…
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
Ramayana
one of two classical Hindu epics telling of the banishment of…
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Social Studies Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Oral traditions
Written tradition
Music
Visual arts
The art of storytelling to record a culture's history.
The particular forms of writing used to record a culture's
Voal and instrumental sound having rhythm, melody or harmony.
artforms that are viewed with the eyes, such as painting and…
Oral traditions
The art of storytelling to record a culture's history.
Written tradition
The particular forms of writing used to record a culture's
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8th grade Social Studies - Review
Jamestown-1607
Declaration of Independence
Constitution
Thomas Jefferson
first permanent English settlement
July 4, 1776
1787
3rd pres.,Louisiana Territory 1803
Jamestown-1607
first permanent English settlement
Declaration of Independence
July 4, 1776
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Chapter 15 Social Studies
Missouri Compreomise
Missouri
Maine
Balance of Power
Missouri entered the Union as a slave state. Maine entered as…
entered the Union as a slave state.
entered the Union as a free state.
an equal number of slave and free states so votes in Congress…
Missouri Compreomise
Missouri entered the Union as a slave state. Maine entered as…
Missouri
entered the Union as a slave state.
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