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Prentice hall America history of our nation
Public school
Dame school
Anne Bradstreet
Phillis Wheatley
A school supported by taxes
A school that women opened in the homes to teach boys and gir…
First colonial poet the tenth muse
Slave poet
Public school
A school supported by taxes
Dame school
A school that women opened in the homes to teach boys and gir…
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Ch 23
overproduction
bankruptcy
default
bonus
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
failed to repay their loans
additional sum of money
overproduction
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
bankruptcy
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
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Prentice Hall - America History of Our Nation
What document governed the United Stat…
How did newly written state constituti…
What also did many of the new state co…
In government what is an executive?
Articles of Confederation
New state constitutions - state legislatures had most power.…
A bill of rights to protect individual rights.
The person who runs the government and sees that the laws are…
What document governed the United Stat…
Articles of Confederation
How did newly written state constituti…
New state constitutions - state legislatures had most power.…
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Prentice Hall - America History of Our Nation 7
What document governed the United Stat…
What was the first state to have a bil…
When did the CC decide to have each st…
What age was voting rights expanded to?
Articles of Confederation
Virginia
1776 goal was to have power given to the people!
21 and over
What document governed the United Stat…
Articles of Confederation
What was the first state to have a bil…
Virginia
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Prentice Hall : America History of Our Nation chapter 10
Charter
Cede
Monroe Doctrine
Self- Government
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
To give up
President James Monroe's message to Congress in 1823 stating…
The right of the people to rule themselves
Charter
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Cede
To give up
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Prentice Hall: America History of Our Nation: Unit 2 Forming a New Nation -Chapter 6 The American Revolution
The defeat of the British at which bat…
What were the years of the American Re…
When did British troops drive American…
What battle Occured in December 1776 a…
Battle of Yorktown
1775-1781
August 1776
Battle of Trenton
The defeat of the British at which bat…
Battle of Yorktown
What were the years of the American Re…
1775-1781
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Ch 2
Who initially discovered America?
Where did scientists find remains of e…
Who was Lief Erikson?
Christopher Columbus developed an idea…
The Vikings
Newfoundland
A Viking that sailed with 35 others from a colony in Greenlan…
Asia
Who initially discovered America?
The Vikings
Where did scientists find remains of e…
Newfoundland
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Prentice Hall - America History of Our Nation
What document governed the United Stat…
How did newly written state constituti…
What also did many of the new state co…
In government what is an executive?
Articles of Confederation
New state constitutions - state legislatures had most power.…
A bill of rights to protect individual rights.
The person who runs the government and sees that the laws are…
What document governed the United Stat…
Articles of Confederation
How did newly written state constituti…
New state constitutions - state legislatures had most power.…
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Prentice Hall : America History of Our Nation chapter 10
The Monroe Doctrine
Why was Simón Bolívar known as "The Li…
What was Worcester v. Georgia
Who persuaded Congress to recharter th…
A key foreign policy made by President Monroe in 1823. It dec…
CORRECT:He led successful independence movements in South Ame…
CORRECT: The Supreme Court upheld the right of the Cherokee t…
CORRECT: Nicholas Biddle... EXPLANATION: Biddle was the presiden…
The Monroe Doctrine
A key foreign policy made by President Monroe in 1823. It dec…
Why was Simón Bolívar known as "The Li…
CORRECT:He led successful independence movements in South Ame…
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Prentice Hall: America History of Our Nation: Unit 2 Forming a New Nation -Chapter 6 The American Revolution
The defeat of the British at which bat…
What was the intension of the Bill of…
What were the years of the American Re…
When did the Second Continental Congre…
Battle of Yorktown
To prevent the kind of abuses Americans had suffered under En…
1775-1781
July 1776
The defeat of the British at which bat…
Battle of Yorktown
What was the intension of the Bill of…
To prevent the kind of abuses Americans had suffered under En…
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Prentice Hall: America History of Our Nation - Chapter 14 The Nation Divided
What was the requirement of the Fugiti…
Who published Uncle Tom's Cabin?
In what year did the Supreme Court dec…
What was the problem of the Missouri C…
Required citizens to help catch runaway slaves
Harriet Beecher Stowe
1857
It did not apply to the huge territory gained by Mexico in 1848
What was the requirement of the Fugiti…
Required citizens to help catch runaway slaves
Who published Uncle Tom's Cabin?
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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Prentice Hall - America History of Our Nation - Chapter 22: The Roaring Twenties
prohibition
bootleggers
speakeasy
21st Amendment
a total ban on alcoholic drinks
liquor smugglers
tavern that served liquor
allowed the sale and consumption of alcohol
prohibition
a total ban on alcoholic drinks
bootleggers
liquor smugglers
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Prentice Hall: America History of Our Nation - Chapter 14 The Nation Divided
What was the requirement of the Fugiti…
Who published Uncle Tom's Cabin?
In what year did the Supreme Court dec…
What was the problem of the Missouri C…
Required citizens to help catch runaway slaves
Harriet Beecher Stowe
1857
It did not apply to the huge territory gained by Mexico in 1848
What was the requirement of the Fugiti…
Required citizens to help catch runaway slaves
Who published Uncle Tom's Cabin?
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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prentice hall america history of our nation chapter 9
laissez faire
judicial review
expedition
continental divide
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
a long and carefully orgnized journey
the place on the continent that seperates river systems flowi…
laissez faire
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
judicial review
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
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Prentice Hall : America History of Our Nation chapter 10
Charter
Cede
Monroe Doctrine
Self- Government
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
To give up
President James Monroe's message to Congress in 1823 stating…
The right of the people to rule themselves
Charter
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Cede
To give up
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 1
ways of life
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
What were the Anasazis skilled at?
Highly skilled farmers who dug irrigat…
cultures
Anasazis
making baskets, pottery, and jewelry. They also engaged in tr…
Hohokam
ways of life
cultures
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
Anasazis
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Prentice Hall: America - History of Our Nation: Unit 1 Chapter 1 - Roots of the American People (Prehistory-1500)
glacier
irrigation
surplus
civilization
thick sheets of ice
a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or st…
extra
an advanced culture in which people have developed cities, sc…
glacier
thick sheets of ice
irrigation
a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or st…
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prentice hall america history of our nation chapter 9
laissez faire
judicial review
expedition
continental divide
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
a long and carefully orgnized journey
the place on the continent that seperates river systems flowi…
laissez faire
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
judicial review
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
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prentice hall america history of our nation Chapter 5
2 complaints of the colonists
Were did the continental congress hold…
What is Thomas Jefferson famous for
Who was the biggest person against sep…
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Philadelphia
Writing the declaration of independence
Dickinson
2 complaints of the colonists
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Were did the continental congress hold…
Philadelphia
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Ch 23
overproduction
bankruptcy
default
bonus
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
failed to repay their loans
additional sum of money
overproduction
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
bankruptcy
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
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Prentice Hall - America - History of Our Nation - Chapter 21
Militarism
Nationalism
Trench warfare
Stalemate
The glorification of the military
Pride in ones nation or eithnic group
Soldiers fire on one another from opposing lines of dugout tr…
Deadlock/tie
Militarism
The glorification of the military
Nationalism
Pride in ones nation or eithnic group
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Citizenship Handbook page 251
amend
appeal
bill
censorship
To change
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
a proposal for a new law
is the power to review, change,or prevent the publication of…
amend
To change
appeal
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 1
glacier
irrigation
surplus
civilization
thick sheets of ice
a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or st…
extra
an advanced culture in which people have developed cities, sc…
glacier
thick sheets of ice
irrigation
a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or st…
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 4
Magna Carta
House of Commons
House of Lords
"Power of the purse"
The first document to place restrictions on an English ruler'…
Elected members of the English Parliament (rich men and lando…
Noble members of the English Parliament (mostly inherited)
"Greatest" power of Parliament - gave a degree of control ove…
Magna Carta
The first document to place restrictions on an English ruler'…
House of Commons
Elected members of the English Parliament (rich men and lando…
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chp.3 (Van F)
What is Jamestown?
What kind of government did England ha…
What is a charter?
Virginia Company
Founded in 1607. An English colony established by the wealthy…
Monarchy & a lawmaking body called Parliament.
Charter- a document issued by a government that grants specif…
A group of wealthy people eager to gain wealth from the Ameri…
What is Jamestown?
Founded in 1607. An English colony established by the wealthy…
What kind of government did England ha…
Monarchy & a lawmaking body called Parliament.
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation, Chapter 15, Key Terms
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
a type of rule in which military is in charge and citizens' r…
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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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chp.3
What is Jamestown?
What kind of government did England ha…
What is a charter?
Virginia Company
Founded in 1607. An English colony established by the wealthy…
Monarchy & a lawmaking body called Parliament.
Charter- a document issued by a government that grants specif…
A group of wealthy people eager to gain wealth from the Ameri…
What is Jamestown?
Founded in 1607. An English colony established by the wealthy…
What kind of government did England ha…
Monarchy & a lawmaking body called Parliament.
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 1
ways of life
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
What were the Anasazis skilled at?
Highly skilled farmers who dug irrigat…
cultures
Anasazis
making baskets, pottery, and jewelry. They also engaged in tr…
Hohokam
ways of life
cultures
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
Anasazis
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Prentice Hall : America History of Our Nation chapter 10
Charter
Cede
5th President of US
Who did James Monroe defeat?
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
To give up
James Monroe 1816
Rufus King (F) 1983 to 34
Charter
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Cede
To give up
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Prentice Hall America: History of Our Nation Chapters 1 & 2
Christopher Columbus
Magellan
France
Netherlands
Spanish explorer who decided to Sail west to get east to Chin…
Spanish explorer who was the first person to sail around the…
colonized the great lakes and Canada
explored the Hudson River
Christopher Columbus
Spanish explorer who decided to Sail west to get east to Chin…
Magellan
Spanish explorer who was the first person to sail around the…
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prentice hall america history of our nation Chapter 5
2 complaints of the colonists
Were did the continental congress hold…
What is Thomas Jefferson famous for
Who was the biggest person against sep…
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Philadelphia
Writing the declaration of independence
Dickinson
2 complaints of the colonists
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Were did the continental congress hold…
Philadelphia
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 3
Parliament
Roanoke
Markets and raw materials
Charter
Law-making body in England
The first American colony; it failed
What did England want colonies like Roanoke and Jamestown for?
Written by a government to give rights to a person or company
Parliament
Law-making body in England
Roanoke
The first American colony; it failed
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Chapter 4
Who did the English Nobles force to si…
What is the Latin meaning of Magna Car…
What was the Magna Carta?
What year was the Magna Carta signed?
King John
great charter
the first document to limit English ruler's power
1215
Who did the English Nobles force to si…
King John
What is the Latin meaning of Magna Car…
great charter
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Ch 2
Who initially discovered America?
Where did scientists find remains of e…
Who was Lief Erikson?
Christopher Columbus developed an idea…
The Vikings
Newfoundland
A Viking that sailed with 35 others from a colony in Greenlan…
Asia
Who initially discovered America?
The Vikings
Where did scientists find remains of e…
Newfoundland
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 1a
ways of life
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
What were the Anasazis skilled at?
Highly skilled farmers who dug irrigat…
cultures
Anasazis
making baskets, pottery, and jewelry. They also engaged in tr…
Hohokam
ways of life
cultures
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
Anasazis
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Prentice Hall - America History of Our Nation - Chapter 22: The Roaring Twenties
prohibition
bootleggers
speakeasy
21st Amendment
a total ban on alcoholic drinks
liquor smugglers
tavern that served liquor
allowed the sale and consumption of alcohol
prohibition
a total ban on alcoholic drinks
bootleggers
liquor smugglers
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Chapter 27 Section 4
Nixon (praised/criticized) Johnson
The goal of the _____ ___________ was…
High military spending for the Vietnam…
How did Nixon surprise fellow conserva…
Criticized
Moon landing
Inflation
Put a freeze in the economy
Nixon (praised/criticized) Johnson
Criticized
The goal of the _____ ___________ was…
Moon landing
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Citizenship Handbook page 251
amend
appeal
bill
censorship
To change
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
a proposal for a new law
is the power to review, change,or prevent the publication of…
amend
To change
appeal
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
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Prentice Hall America: History of Our Nation Chapters 1 & 2
Asia
30,000 BC
the land bridge
Eastern Woodland Native Americans
where the Native Americans migrated from
around the time the Native Americans migrated to America
what the Native Americans crossed to get to America
native Americans who lived in the forest, had no writing, wer…
Asia
where the Native Americans migrated from
30,000 BC
around the time the Native Americans migrated to America
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Prentice Hall America History Of Our Nation chapter 17
Vigilante
Subsidies
Transcontinental railroad
Travois
Self appointed law
Grants of land or money
A railroad line that spanned the continent
Small sleds
Vigilante
Self appointed law
Subsidies
Grants of land or money
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prentice hall america history of our nation chapter 9
laissez faire
judicial review
expedition
continental divide
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
a long and carefully orgnized journey
the place on the continent that seperates river systems flowi…
laissez faire
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
judicial review
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
22 terms
prentice hall america history of our nation chapter 9
laissez faire
judicial review
expedition
continental divide
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
a long and carefully orgnized journey
the place on the continent that seperates river systems flowi…
laissez faire
belief that the government should not interfere in the economy
judicial review
the authority of the supreme court to strike down unconstitut…
27 terms
Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Ch 23
overproduction
bankruptcy
default
bonus
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
failed to repay their loans
additional sum of money
overproduction
a situation in which the supply of manufactured goods exceeds…
bankruptcy
financial failure caused by a company' inability to pay its d…
24 terms
Prentice Hall : America History of Our Nation chapter 10
Charter
Cede
Monroe Doctrine
Self- Government
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
To give up
President James Monroe's message to Congress in 1823 stating…
The right of the people to rule themselves
Charter
Legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Cede
To give up
27 terms
prentice hall america history of our nation Chapter 5
2 complaints of the colonists
Were did the continental congress hold…
What is Thomas Jefferson famous for
Who was the biggest person against sep…
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Philadelphia
Writing the declaration of independence
Dickinson
2 complaints of the colonists
Taxation without representation... and... The intolerable acts
Were did the continental congress hold…
Philadelphia
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Prentice Hall America History of Our Nation Chapter 4
Who did the English Nobles force to si…
What is the Latin meaning of Magna Car…
What was the Magna Carta?
What year was the Magna Carta signed?
King John
great charter
the first document to limit English ruler's power
1215
Who did the English Nobles force to si…
King John
What is the Latin meaning of Magna Car…
great charter
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 8 Lesson 1
to put a working government in place
Treasury, War, State
secretary
attorney general
the first job of the President and Congress:
Congress passed laws to set up 3 executive departments:
The President hired a... __________ to head each department.
The President appointed an ____________ to advise him on lega…
to put a working government in place
the first job of the President and Congress:
Treasury, War, State
Congress passed laws to set up 3 executive departments:
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Prentice Hall America History of our Nation Chapter 1
ways of life
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
What were the Anasazis skilled at?
Highly skilled farmers who dug irrigat…
cultures
Anasazis
making baskets, pottery, and jewelry. They also engaged in tr…
Hohokam
ways of life
cultures
Indians who lived in southern UT, CO,…
Anasazis
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Prentice Hall - America: History of Our Nation Chapter 1 Vocabulary
adobe
culture
clan
civilization
Sun-dried brick.
A way of life.
A group of families related to each other.
An advanced culture where people have developed cities, scien…
adobe
Sun-dried brick.
culture
A way of life.
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Prentice Hall: America History of Our Nation: Chapter 16
Abraham Lincoln
Amnesty
Freedmen
John Wilkes Booth
16th President of the USA... Was shot and killed by John Wilkes…
a group of pardon
enslaved people who had been freed by the war
Fatally shot Lincoln in the back of the head in Ford's Theatr…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the USA... Was shot and killed by John Wilkes…
Amnesty
a group of pardon
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