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24 terms
Am. History
First organized movement by blacks
Brown vs. Board
Martin Luther King
Not associated with Black Power
Montogomery bus biycott
Separate but equal
Southern Christian Leadership
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
First organized movement by blacks
Montogomery bus biycott
Brown vs. Board
Separate but equal
69 terms
Am. History
Sharecropping
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Carpetbagger
System of agriculture in which a landowner allows a tenant to…
Citizenship rights and equal protection of the laws, and was…
Prohibits the federal and state governments from denying a ci…
Political candidate who seeks election in an area where they…
Sharecropping
System of agriculture in which a landowner allows a tenant to…
14th Amendment
Citizenship rights and equal protection of the laws, and was…
48 terms
Am history
Capitalism
Nationalism
Immigrants
Annex
The means of production and distribution are owned or control…
Loyalty to one's country
Those coming into a country
To add onto
Capitalism
The means of production and distribution are owned or control…
Nationalism
Loyalty to one's country
23 terms
Am History Ch 6
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
Resolution
Preamble
Wrote Common Sense, convincing Americans it was time to break…
presented a resolution that the colonies out to be free and i…
Formal statement of opinion
introduction
Thomas Paine
Wrote Common Sense, convincing Americans it was time to break…
Richard Henry Lee
presented a resolution that the colonies out to be free and i…
5 terms
Am history
Saritoga
Bunker hill
Trenton
York town
The Battles of Saratoga marked the climax of the Saratoga cam…
The Battle of Bunker Hill was a battle fought on June 17, 177…
The Battle of Trenton was a small but pivotal battle during t…
The Siege of Yorktown, also known as the Battle of Yorktown,…
Saritoga
The Battles of Saratoga marked the climax of the Saratoga cam…
Bunker hill
The Battle of Bunker Hill was a battle fought on June 17, 177…
23 terms
Am History Ch 7
constitution
Executive
Economic Depression
Daniel Shays
a document stating the rules under which a government will op…
The person who runs the government and sees that the laws are…
A period when business activity slows, prices and wages drop,…
Former Revolutionary War captain who led 1,000 Massachusetts…
constitution
a document stating the rules under which a government will op…
Executive
The person who runs the government and sees that the laws are…
25 terms
Am History
The Sugar Act
The Stamp Act
writs of assistance
effigies
1764 Act by Parliament to lower tax on molasses imported by c…
1765 Parliament passed a law taxing almost all printed materi…
Legal documents that allowed officers to enter any location t…
Rag figures representing unpopular tax collectors which were…
The Sugar Act
1764 Act by Parliament to lower tax on molasses imported by c…
The Stamp Act
1765 Parliament passed a law taxing almost all printed materi…
Am history
Colonies
Indentured servant
Joint stock company
Royal colony
Land controlled by another nation
Under contract of an employer for a period of time
Colonies bought by people who bought parts of the company
Colonies owned by the king but ran by a governor
Colonies
Land controlled by another nation
Indentured servant
Under contract of an employer for a period of time
10 terms
Am History
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Sharecropping
Abolition of slavery: Slavery is not allowed in any state or…
Civil Rights in the States; All persons born or naturalized i…
Black suffrage: Citizens cannot be denied their right to vote…
Sharecropping is a system of agriculture in which a landowner…
13th Amendment
Abolition of slavery: Slavery is not allowed in any state or…
14th Amendment
Civil Rights in the States; All persons born or naturalized i…
34 terms
Am History
Adolf Hitler
Heinrich Himmler
Hermann Goering
Rudolf Hess
Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician who was t…
Heinrich Luitpold Himmler was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaff…
Hermann Wilhelm Göring was a German politician, military lead…
Rudolf Walter Richard Heß, also spelled Hess, was a prominent…
Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician who was t…
Heinrich Himmler
Heinrich Luitpold Himmler was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaff…
20 terms
AM history
Laissez faire polices helped businesse…
the american federation of labor diffe…
the mass production of goods meant tha…
Eugene V. Debs was imprisoned for what?
allowed them to operate freely
the AFL was a craft union, a loose organization od skilled wo…
faced lower cost of living
for conspiring against interstate commerce
Laissez faire polices helped businesse…
allowed them to operate freely
the american federation of labor diffe…
the AFL was a craft union, a loose organization od skilled wo…
Am history
William henry harrison
Reasons for the civil war
Texas Revolution
Transcontinental Treaty of 1819
1st whig presidential candidate and 1st whig president
the tariff, sectionalism, and slavery
revolution between American settlers in Texas and the Spanish…
where we gave up texas and other lands we wouldn't need in re…
William henry harrison
1st whig presidential candidate and 1st whig president
Reasons for the civil war
the tariff, sectionalism, and slavery
15 terms
Am. History Ch 5
revenue
writs of assistance
resolution
effigy
Incoming money
gave British the power to search any place they suspected of…
A formal expression of opinion
a crude dummy or image representing a hated person or group
revenue
Incoming money
writs of assistance
gave British the power to search any place they suspected of…
18 terms
ch 18 am history
lode
ore
vigilants
ghost towns
a rich source of supply such as a mineral deposit
a rock that contains a large enough concentration of a minera…
People who take the law into their own hands
An empty lifeless town that miners left behind.
lode
a rich source of supply such as a mineral deposit
ore
a rock that contains a large enough concentration of a minera…
20 terms
Am history
Economy suffers from several problems…
For these economy problems, Harry Trum…
Harry Truman presidency lasted from...
Harry Truman's motto was...
Inflation, unemployment, and labor unrest (strikes)
Blamed by the American people
1945 to 1952
"The buck stops here."
Economy suffers from several problems…
Inflation, unemployment, and labor unrest (strikes)
For these economy problems, Harry Trum…
Blamed by the American people
Am history
Justin Trudeau
Angela merkel
Nicholas maduro
Raul castro
Prime minister of Canada
Chancellor of Germany/ leader of Christian democratic union
President of venezuela
President of the council of state of Cuba
Justin Trudeau
Prime minister of Canada
Angela merkel
Chancellor of Germany/ leader of Christian democratic union
38 terms
Am history
Cold war
Superpowers
Berlin wall coming down
Yalta conference
Political, economic and military rivalry and competition betw…
US and USSR nickname
Considered to be the end of the war
Discussed differences of opinion
Cold war
Political, economic and military rivalry and competition betw…
Superpowers
US and USSR nickname
15 terms
AM History
Reservations
Chinese Immigrants
Battle of Little Big Horn
Populists
Native Americans were relocated to where?
Played the greatest role in helping to build western railroads.
The only major battle to ASSIMILATE Native Americans into U.S…
The rise of the _____ movement occurred due to effects of the…
Reservations
Native Americans were relocated to where?
Chinese Immigrants
Played the greatest role in helping to build western railroads.
Am history
18
Volstead
Carry nation
Eliot ness
Prohibited alcohol
Backed up the 18th ammendment
Behind movement to to prohibit alcohol. Would go around with…
Relentless pursuit of al capone. His group was known as the u…
18
Prohibited alcohol
Volstead
Backed up the 18th ammendment
50 terms
Am History
nomad
bering strait theory
northwest passage
aztecs
move from place to place following herds
land bridge
water route connecting the atlantic and pacific ocean
american civilization based on military expansion and control
nomad
move from place to place following herds
bering strait theory
land bridge
10 terms
Am history
The United States embargo against Cuba…
A trade bloc is a type of intergovernm…
a tax or duty to be paid on a particul…
send (goods or services) to another co…
Embargo blockade
Trading bloc
Tariffs
Export
The United States embargo against Cuba…
Embargo blockade
A trade bloc is a type of intergovernm…
Trading bloc
Am history
New immigrants
Old immigrants
Push factors
Pull factors
After 1870, usually Catholic or Jewish, southern Europe, alon…
Before 1870, wasp, white Anglo-Saxon Protestant, farmers, fam…
Bad economics for farming, revolution or war, religious discr…
Land, freedom, employment, opportunity, family
New immigrants
After 1870, usually Catholic or Jewish, southern Europe, alon…
Old immigrants
Before 1870, wasp, white Anglo-Saxon Protestant, farmers, fam…
AM HISTORY
sugar act 1764
stamp act 1765
townshend act 1767
Boston massacre 1770
D- Tax new imports... R- begging of tax without representation
D- purchased special stamp paper... R-boycott British goods
D- tax on imports... R-boycott tax without representation
D-British troops killed 5 colonist... R-make posters showing the…
sugar act 1764
D- Tax new imports... R- begging of tax without representation
stamp act 1765
D- purchased special stamp paper... R-boycott British goods
20 terms
Am History
SE region of europe
Militarism
Isolationists
Attempted genocide
balkans
Building arm and threatening others
Us used means of staying out of the war
Armenians
SE region of europe
balkans
Militarism
Building arm and threatening others
am history
mission system
viceroy
St. Augustine Florida
slave trade
a settlement created by the Spanish church in order to conver…
an official who rules an area in the name of a king or queen
oldest European settlement in the US
African tribes that lived on the coast traded with slavers th…
mission system
a settlement created by the Spanish church in order to conver…
viceroy
an official who rules an area in the name of a king or queen
27 terms
Am. History
Plains Indians
Juan Ponce de Leon
Norsemen
Starving Time
Indians who followed buffalo
First to discover America
Another name for Vikings
Bad winter in Jamestown
Plains Indians
Indians who followed buffalo
Juan Ponce de Leon
First to discover America
10 terms
AM History
attack led by Braddock, dies
First major battle in war
attendees aproved, colonist rejected,…
prime minister, dismissed older comman…
FT Deq
FT Deq
Albany Plan
William Pitt
attack led by Braddock, dies
FT Deq
First major battle in war
FT Deq
AM History
Baby Boomers
Golden Age of T.V.
Suburbs
Interstate Highway System
Population will grow big in American history.
1940's 10% Americans haves a T.V. 1950's 90% of Americans hav…
Houses are built closer together, make stuff cheaper.
Conformity, becoming one culture, faster transportations.
Baby Boomers
Population will grow big in American history.
Golden Age of T.V.
1940's 10% Americans haves a T.V. 1950's 90% of Americans hav…
Am History
Amnesty
Sharecropping
Thirteenth
Fourteenth
Forgivness
a system of agriculture-a landowner allows a tenant to use th…
abolished slavery -"Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude…
granted citizenship to "all persons born or naturalized in th…
Amnesty
Forgivness
Sharecropping
a system of agriculture-a landowner allows a tenant to use th…
25 terms
am history
compromise of 1850
kansas nebraska act
dred scott v. standford
emancipation proclamation
(1) California admitted as free state, (2) territorial status…
This Act set up Kansas and Nebraska as states. Each state wou…
He was a slaved owned by Dr. John Emerson, but then his broth…
1863, Lincoln's proclamation made after a crucial victory at…
compromise of 1850
(1) California admitted as free state, (2) territorial status…
kansas nebraska act
This Act set up Kansas and Nebraska as states. Each state wou…
Am History
To prevent the old planter class from…
Farms cities and transportation
Anaconda plan
The war would not be short
Why did many scalawags join the Relublican Party?
Property losses in the south affected what?
What union civil war strategy is accredited to Winfield Scott?
The first battle of bull run was proved what?
To prevent the old planter class from…
Why did many scalawags join the Relublican Party?
Farms cities and transportation
Property losses in the south affected what?
Am history
Crusades
Reconquista
Encomeindas
Civic humanism
Christian armies undertook crusades to stop Muslim advance in…
Campaign by Spanish Catholics to drive Muslim Arabs from Europe
Lands grants given in 1500s by Spanish kings to privilege lan…
Public virtue, service to the state. Influenced government an…
Crusades
Christian armies undertook crusades to stop Muslim advance in…
Reconquista
Campaign by Spanish Catholics to drive Muslim Arabs from Europe
Am. History
Thomas Edison
Symbol for production of steel
Bessemer process
How John Rockefeller made his money
world renown inventor
Brooklynn bridge
faster, lighter, more efficient way of producing steel
oil company
Thomas Edison
world renown inventor
Symbol for production of steel
Brooklynn bridge
Am history
Indentured servant
Pacifist
Patroon
Proprietary colony
Labor the agreed to work without pay for a certain period of…
Person opposed to the use of the war or violence to settle di…
Landowner in the Dutch colonies who ruled like a king over la…
Colony run by individuals or groups whom land was granted
Indentured servant
Labor the agreed to work without pay for a certain period of…
Pacifist
Person opposed to the use of the war or violence to settle di…
12 terms
am history
the law that requires truthful labels…
muckrakers were _______
the first person to use the bully pulp…
ww1 hastened the passage and ratificat…
pure food and drug act
journals
theodore roosevelt
19th amendment
the law that requires truthful labels…
pure food and drug act
muckrakers were _______
journals
Am history
Munich pact
Nazism
Spanish civil war
Neutrality acts
1938 agreement in which Britain and France appeased Hitler by…
form of fascism that promoted the belief that Germans and oth…
a civil war from 1936 to 1939 in which the Spanish military a…
legislation passed by Congress in 1936 and 1937 designed to k…
Munich pact
1938 agreement in which Britain and France appeased Hitler by…
Nazism
form of fascism that promoted the belief that Germans and oth…
AM History
Migration
Nomadic
Colonization
Columbian Exchange
The act of moving from one area to another
Moving from place to place in search of food and water
The establishment of a distant settlement controlled by paren…
Global transfer of living things
Migration
The act of moving from one area to another
Nomadic
Moving from place to place in search of food and water
20 terms
AM history
Abolition
Absolute monarchy
Affidavit
Agrarian
The end of slavery in the US
Govt in which king or queen was complete power
Written statement that a person signs to affirm that answers…
Farming lifestyle
Abolition
The end of slavery in the US
Absolute monarchy
Govt in which king or queen was complete power
9 terms
AM History
Secession
Missouri Compromise
Plessy v. Ferguson
Amendment
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
A series of agreements passed by Congress in 1820-1821 to mai…
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
A change to the Constitution
Secession
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
Missouri Compromise
A series of agreements passed by Congress in 1820-1821 to mai…
42 terms
Am history
Reconstruction
William sherman
13th
Lincoln 10%
Rebuild south
40 acres to blacks + mule
Free blacks
Easy on south
Reconstruction
Rebuild south
William sherman
40 acres to blacks + mule
Am history
4 allied powers
3 axis powers
Why called the axis powers?
Leader of Germany
USA, England, Soviet Union, France
Germany, Italy, Japan
Berlin and Rome are on the same axis
Hitler
4 allied powers
USA, England, Soviet Union, France
3 axis powers
Germany, Italy, Japan
Am history
Theodore Roosevelt
Franklin Roosevelt
Web doubes
Homestead act
Became president in 1901 he believed he presidency could infl…
Promised the American people a new deal his program had three…
Founded the national association for the advancement of color…
1862 prairie land was given to anyone who would farm it for 5…
Theodore Roosevelt
Became president in 1901 he believed he presidency could infl…
Franklin Roosevelt
Promised the American people a new deal his program had three…
AM history
CCC (Civillian Conservation Corps.)
WPA (Works Progress administration)
SSA (Social Security Association)
AAA (Agricultural Adjustment Act)
Tree army- Reforestation.
Provided jobs such as construction for unskilled men.
Gave money to people for Survivor benefits.
Pays farmers to not plant crops.
CCC (Civillian Conservation Corps.)
Tree army- Reforestation.
WPA (Works Progress administration)
Provided jobs such as construction for unskilled men.
23 terms
Am history
Levi strauss
James polk
James beckworth
William becknell
Had most famous success of gold rush. German-Jewish immigrant…
Democratic candidate. Called annexation of both Texas and Ore…
African American. Discovered a pass through the sierras that…
Led a wagon train from Missouri to New Mexico.cam mud with th…
Levi strauss
Had most famous success of gold rush. German-Jewish immigrant…
James polk
Democratic candidate. Called annexation of both Texas and Ore…
Am history
Robert E lee
Lincoln
Douglas
Roger B. Finley
Wanted by Lincoln as commander in chief of the Union armies.
Lost a Senate election in Illinois after debating with Stephe…
Proposed the Kansas Nebraska act with its affirmation of popu…
Ruled that the Missouri compromise was invalid.
Robert E lee
Wanted by Lincoln as commander in chief of the Union armies.
Lincoln
Lost a Senate election in Illinois after debating with Stephe…
AM history
Constitution
English bill of rights
Bill of rights
Articles of confederation
A written plan that provides the basic framework of a governm…
An act passed by parliament in 1689 that limited the monarchs…
A formal listing of the basic rights of us citizens
The first written plan of government for the us
Constitution
A written plan that provides the basic framework of a governm…
English bill of rights
An act passed by parliament in 1689 that limited the monarchs…
10 terms
Am history
Ambush
Blockade
Deserter
Guerrilla warfare
Surprise attack
Cut off an area by meansof troops or warships to stop supplie…
Soldier who runs away from battle or war
A hit and run technique used in fighting a war; fighting by s…
Ambush
Surprise attack
Blockade
Cut off an area by meansof troops or warships to stop supplie…
10 terms
am history
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
16th amendment
freed the slaves
made blacks citizens
gave blacks the right to vote
income tax
13th amendment
freed the slaves
14th amendment
made blacks citizens
Am. History
Lusitania
Archduke Franz...
Central powers
Axis powers
French ship that was bombed by German subs
Austrian leader who was killed by Serbian assassin
Germany Austria italy
Britain, France, Italy, Russia and the u.s
Lusitania
French ship that was bombed by German subs
Archduke Franz...
Austrian leader who was killed by Serbian assassin
21 terms
Am History
Create copyright and patent laws
Establish Post offices
Regulate interstate and foreign trade
Declare War
Federal Government
Federal Government
Federal Government
Federal Government
Create copyright and patent laws
Federal Government
Establish Post offices
Federal Government
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