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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
20 terms
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
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…
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…
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
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…
55 terms
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
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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…
57 terms
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…
27 terms
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?
36 terms
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…
21 terms
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
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
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
10 terms
AM history
Marco Polo
Christopher Columbus
The Puritans
The Pilgrims
the first recorded European to travel to the middle east to a…
real name Christoforo Columbo ... nobody knew how big the earth…
They broke away from england because they wanted to make the…
they wrote the mayflower compact ... it was the first constituti…
Marco Polo
the first recorded European to travel to the middle east to a…
Christopher Columbus
real name Christoforo Columbo ... nobody knew how big the earth…
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
17 terms
AM History
Militarism
Mobilization
Central Powers
Allies
Process of aggressively building up a nation´s armed forces i…
The readying of troops for war.
In world war 1, Germany and Austria-hangary
In world war 1, Russia, France, Serbia, and Great Britain. In…
Militarism
Process of aggressively building up a nation´s armed forces i…
Mobilization
The readying of troops for war.
41 terms
Am history
Protecting social welfare, promoting m…
Roosevelt
Say what he wants to persuade the peop…
Muckracker
Goals of progressive movement
Who was the first prez to use the bully pulpit?
What did the bully pulpit allow teddy to do
Journalists who exposed corrupt businesses and public life
Protecting social welfare, promoting m…
Goals of progressive movement
Roosevelt
Who was the first prez to use the bully pulpit?
20 terms
AM history
Capital
Capitalism
Cardinal directions
Cartel
The money, property, or equipment that people invest In a bus…
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
North, south, east and west
A monopolistic combination of independent business organizati…
Capital
The money, property, or equipment that people invest In a bus…
Capitalism
An economic system based on private ownership of the means of…
30 terms
AM HISTORY
Americaization
Angel Island
Assembly Line
Bessemer Process
the process of making immigrants adopt american ideas and cus…
An immigration station in California. Many Asian immigrants c…
A new method of production that Henry Ford used.
A new way to make steel faster and more cheaply.
Americaization
the process of making immigrants adopt american ideas and cus…
Angel Island
An immigration station in California. Many Asian immigrants c…
19 terms
AM. History
Harriet Tubman
Underground Railroad
Compromise of 1850
Confederacy
was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and was o…
the system of escape routes , and the routes hid fugitives in…
was a package of five separate bills passed by the United Sta…
he Confederate States of America, commonly referred to as the…
Harriet Tubman
was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and was o…
Underground Railroad
the system of escape routes , and the routes hid fugitives in…
10 terms
AM History
SEC
NLRA
TVA
NRA
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ... REGULATES STOCK BROKE AND…
NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT
Tennessee valley authority
national recovery administration
SEC
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION ... REGULATES STOCK BROKE AND…
NLRA
NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT
23 terms
AM. History
Tejano
Manifest Dynasty
rendezvous
Mexican Cession
A person of Mexican descent, born in Texas
The belief that Americans had the right and the duty to sprea…
The mountain men gatherings to trade fur
Land ceded by Mexico at the end of the Mexican War
Tejano
A person of Mexican descent, born in Texas
Manifest Dynasty
The belief that Americans had the right and the duty to sprea…
Am history
Transcendentalist
Temperance
Civil disobedience
Utopia
Thinkers and writers.
Drinking little or no alcohol.
Refusing to obey laws.
A perfect society.
Transcendentalist
Thinkers and writers.
Temperance
Drinking little or no alcohol.
15 terms
AM history
Objective
subjective
primary source
secondary source
facts
opinions
First-hand account, person who writes it was a witness or was…
Second-hand account of event (biography) person writing about…
Objective
facts
subjective
opinions
27 terms
Am History
Buying on margin
1928 election
Black Tuesday
Whaley smoot tariff
Paying for a portion of stocks,borrowing the rest
Hoover won
1929, October 29 stock market crashes
Highest tariff in U.S. history
Buying on margin
Paying for a portion of stocks,borrowing the rest
1928 election
Hoover won
58 terms
Am history
Crittenden wanted to extend the Missou…
February 1
Lincoln refused to reconginize the
Lincolnshire main goal was to
All the why to the west
Six more had seceded Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia,…
Confederate government
Restore the union
Crittenden wanted to extend the Missou…
All the why to the west
February 1
Six more had seceded Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgia,…
23 terms
am history
Satellite nation
Iron curtain
Cold War
Containment
nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Satellite nation
nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
Iron curtain
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
54 terms
Am history
Lyman beecher
Horace mann
Mary lyon
Thomas gallaudet
Connecticut minister and crusader against the use of alcohol
Lawyer who became the head of the Massachusetts board of educ…
Teacher in 1837 that opened mount Holyoke School which was th…
Developed a method for teaching people with impaired hearing
Lyman beecher
Connecticut minister and crusader against the use of alcohol
Horace mann
Lawyer who became the head of the Massachusetts board of educ…
60 terms
AM HISTORY
progressivism
Woodrow Wilson
Florence Kelley
square deal
reform movement that sought to return control of the gov to p…
president of the U.S. who was a former pres. of Princeton Uni…
an advocate for improving the lives of women and children
term used to describe the progressive reforms of Pres. Theodo…
progressivism
reform movement that sought to return control of the gov to p…
Woodrow Wilson
president of the U.S. who was a former pres. of Princeton Uni…
AM. History
WW1 Causes, effects on US foreign poli…
Civil liberties/ restrictions (perspec…
League of Nations
Treaty of Versailles
Germany sank the Lusitania that held american passengers and…
the Espionage act and sedition amendment were put in place ma…
Bond all nations (involved) together providing security for a…
Punishing Germany - lost 1/3 part of land had to pay $132 bil…
WW1 Causes, effects on US foreign poli…
Germany sank the Lusitania that held american passengers and…
Civil liberties/ restrictions (perspec…
the Espionage act and sedition amendment were put in place ma…
16 terms
Am. History
John Jay
John Marshall
Andrew Jackson
Tecumseh
went to london to negotiate a compromise with Britain
chief justice for Marbury v. Madison case. judicial review
crushed the Creek Indians of Alabama.
A shawnee warrior
John Jay
went to london to negotiate a compromise with Britain
John Marshall
chief justice for Marbury v. Madison case. judicial review
23 terms
Am history
Installment Buying
Speculation
Buy on Margin
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Purchasing expensive items
Having a chance in the stock market
If you couldn't afford stocks you were allowed to buy on margin
The average for stock prices of the leading industries
Installment Buying
Purchasing expensive items
Speculation
Having a chance in the stock market
55 terms
AM History
Assimilation
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Monopoly
the process by which a person(s) acquire the social character…
Atlantic island...symbolized opportunity- over 12 million peo…
Pacific Island...mostly Asian immigrants because of location
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in…
Assimilation
the process by which a person(s) acquire the social character…
Ellis Island
Atlantic island...symbolized opportunity- over 12 million peo…
35 terms
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…
21 terms
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…
am history
Capitalism:
Corporation
Laissez-faire:-
Melting Pot:-
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
business formed by investors whose purchase of stocks in the…
economy in which the government does not make the rules for b…
a mixture of different people from different cultures and rac…
Capitalism:
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
Corporation
business formed by investors whose purchase of stocks in the…
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
43 terms
Am History
Imperialism
Annexation
most-favored nation
Banana Republic
A policy by which stronger nations attempt to create empires…
Addition of a new territory to an existing country.
Trade status granting a nation the same trading privileges as…
A Central American country in the early 1900s that depended u…
Imperialism
A policy by which stronger nations attempt to create empires…
Annexation
Addition of a new territory to an existing country.
20 terms
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…
42 terms
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
25 terms
AM. History
Nathaniel Bacon
Peter Zenger
Andrew Hamilton
William Cosby
In 1676 he led Virginian farmers to chase out the governor of…
He was put on trial for libel. He increased freedom of speech.
Philadelphia lawyer that defended Peter Zenger from libel. Kn…
The governor tried to arrest Zenger.
Nathaniel Bacon
In 1676 he led Virginian farmers to chase out the governor of…
Peter Zenger
He was put on trial for libel. He increased freedom of speech.
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
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…
26 terms
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
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