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The American Nation-Prentice Hall
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Townshend Acts
Samuel Adams
British law that forbade colonists to settle west of a line a…
a "stamp" on wills, newspapers, insurance, policies, land tit…
tax glass, paper, silk, lead, tea brought into colony
led Boston against British at the Boston Tea Party, member of…
Proclamation of 1763
British law that forbade colonists to settle west of a line a…
Stamp Act
a "stamp" on wills, newspapers, insurance, policies, land tit…
10 terms
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 History: American Nation: Chapter 17
racism
martial law
border states
Robert Edward Lee
the belief that one race is superior to another
rule by the army instead of the elected government
Delaware, Kentucky, Missouri, Maryland
CSA, turned Lincoln down because he didn't want to shoot his…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to another
martial law
rule by the army instead of the elected government
53 terms
Prentice Hall History: American Nation: Chapter 17
racism
martial law
border states
Robert Edward Lee
the belief that one race is superior to another
rule by the army instead of the elected government
Delaware, Kentucky, Missouri, Maryland
CSA, turned Lincoln down because he didn't want to shoot his…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to another
martial law
rule by the army instead of the elected government
27 terms
Finals for the american nation prentice hall
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Robert E. Lee
Border State
Leader of the Union.
Leader of the Confederate.
Confederate top general who was offered to be a Union Command…
However, after some wavering between the North and South, the…
Abraham Lincoln
Leader of the Union.
Jefferson Davis
Leader of the Confederate.
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Prentice Hall American Nation Chapter 9
inauguration
precedent
Cabinet
national debt
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
an action or decision that later serves as an example
group of officials who head government departments and advise…
total sum of money a government owes
inauguration
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
precedent
an action or decision that later serves as an example
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Prentice Hall American Nation Chapter 9
inauguration
precedent
Cabinet
national debt
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
an action or decision that later serves as an example
group of officials who head government departments and advise…
total sum of money a government owes
inauguration
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
precedent
an action or decision that later serves as an example
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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 - the American Nation chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
natural resources
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
lines that measure distance east and west from the Prime Meri…
materials that humans can take from the environment to surviv…
geography
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
latitude
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
20 terms
Prentice hall - the American Nation chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
natural resources
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
lines that measure distance east and west from the Prime Meri…
materials that humans can take from the environment to surviv…
geography
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
latitude
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
26 terms
The American Nation/ Prentice HallChapter 18
transcontinental railroad
lode
Comstock Lode
Union Pacific
a railroad that stretches across a continent from coast to co…
a rich vain of gold or silver
a silver strike in the Sierra Nevada named after the miner wh…
a rail company that started building a rail line westward fro…
transcontinental railroad
a railroad that stretches across a continent from coast to co…
lode
a rich vain of gold or silver
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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 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 american nation chapter 16
Missouri Compromise
Wilmot Proviso
Free soil party
Martin Van Buren
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
Main goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories.…
Free soil candidate in the election of 1848. Called for a ban…
Missouri Compromise
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
Wilmot Proviso
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
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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…
17 terms
Prentice Hall American Nation Chapter 9
inauguration
precedent
Cabinet
national debt
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
an action or decision that later serves as an example
group of officials who head government departments and advise…
total sum of money a government owes
inauguration
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
precedent
an action or decision that later serves as an example
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Ch 4 American Nation - prentice hall
New England Colonies
Massachusetts bay colony
John Winthrop
Theocracy
Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and M…
A Puritan colony that wanted to reform the Church of England.…
Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony. Believed that religion…
Religion in government
New England Colonies
Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and M…
Massachusetts bay colony
A Puritan colony that wanted to reform the Church of England.…
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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.…
17 terms
Prentice Hall American Nation Chapter 9
inauguration
precedent
Cabinet
national debt
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
an action or decision that later serves as an example
group of officials who head government departments and advise…
total sum of money a government owes
inauguration
ceremony in which the President takes the oath of office
precedent
an action or decision that later serves as an example
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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 The American Nation Chapter 13
Dictator
Alamo
Siege
Battle of San Jacinto
Ruler With Absolute Power and Authority
Old Spanish Mission In Texas Where Mexicans under Santa Anna…
Military Blockade or Bombardment of an enemy town or position…
An 1836 battle between Texans and Mexicans during the Texas w…
Dictator
Ruler With Absolute Power and Authority
Alamo
Old Spanish Mission In Texas Where Mexicans under Santa Anna…
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Prentice hall The American nation chapter 5
French and Indian war
Albany plan of union
plains of Abraham
treaty of Paris
A war that took place from 1754 1763 that led to the end of F…
proposal by Benjamin Franklin to create one government for th…
A field near quebec; site of a major British victory over the…
A 1763 agreement between Britain and France that ended the Fr…
French and Indian war
A war that took place from 1754 1763 that led to the end of F…
Albany plan of union
proposal by Benjamin Franklin to create one government for th…
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Ch. 19 Prentice Hall The American Nation
tepee
travois
corral
jerky
tents made by stretching buffalo skins on tall poles
sled pulled by a dog or horse
an enclosure for animals
dried meat
tepee
tents made by stretching buffalo skins on tall poles
travois
sled pulled by a dog or horse
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Prentice Hall The American Nation Chapter 15
social reform
political roots of reform
religious roots of reform
Why did Andrew Jackson's election caus…
organized attempt to improve injustices in society
liberty and equality
salvation and the individual
They thought Jacksonian Democracy was undemocratic
social reform
organized attempt to improve injustices in society
political roots of reform
liberty and equality
21 terms
Prentice Hall The American Nation Chapter 15
social reform
political roots of reform
religious roots of reform
Why did Andrew Jackson's election caus…
organized attempt to improve injustices in society
liberty and equality
salvation and the individual
They thought Jacksonian Democracy was undemocratic
social reform
organized attempt to improve injustices in society
political roots of reform
liberty and equality
20 terms
Prentice hall - the American Nation chapter 1 Ben
geography
latitude
longitude
natural resources
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
lines that measure distance east and west from the Prime Meri…
materials that humans can take from the environment to surviv…
geography
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
latitude
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
28 terms
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 American Nation Chapter 7 Vocab
Constitution
Executed
Confederation
Ordinances
A document that sets out the laws and principles of a governm…
Carrying out the laws.
Alliance of independence states.
Passed laws concerning the North West territories.
Constitution
A document that sets out the laws and principles of a governm…
Executed
Carrying out the laws.
26 terms
Prentice Hall The american Nation Chapter 9 and 10
Precedent
Cabinet
Judiciary Act
Tariff
An act or a decision that sets an example for others to follow
Group of officials who head government departments and advise…
a 1789 law that created the structure of the Supreme Court an…
tax
Precedent
An act or a decision that sets an example for others to follow
Cabinet
Group of officials who head government departments and advise…
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prentice hall american nation chapter 16
Missouri Compromise
Wilmot Proviso
Free soil party
Martin Van Buren
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
Main goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories.…
Free soil candidate in the election of 1848. Called for a ban…
Missouri Compromise
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
Wilmot Proviso
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
63 terms
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
24 terms
The American Nation Prentice Hall-Chapter Three
Feudalism
Manor
Serfs
The Crusades
Loyalty to the King.
The lord's castle, poeasant's huts, and surrounding villages…
peasants bound to the land.
wars between Christians and Muslims over claim to the Holy La…
Feudalism
Loyalty to the King.
Manor
The lord's castle, poeasant's huts, and surrounding villages…
17 terms
Prentice hall - the American Nation chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
natural resources
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
lines that measure distance east and west from the Prime Meri…
materials that humans can take from the environment to surviv…
geography
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
latitude
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
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Prentice Hall, The American Nation Chapter 4
Puritans
John Winthrop
General Court
Thomas Hooker
Religious group who had a great impact on the New England col…
A devout Puritan lawyer who was chosen as the first governor…
An assembly of white male Puritan church members in the Massa…
A Puritan minister who led about 100 settlers out of the Mass…
Puritans
Religious group who had a great impact on the New England col…
John Winthrop
A devout Puritan lawyer who was chosen as the first governor…
26 terms
The American Nation/ Prentice HallChapter 18
transcontinental railroad
lode
Comstock Lode
Union Pacific
a railroad that stretches across a continent from coast to co…
a rich vain of gold or silver
a silver strike in the Sierra Nevada named after the miner wh…
a rail company that started building a rail line westward fro…
transcontinental railroad
a railroad that stretches across a continent from coast to co…
lode
a rich vain of gold or silver
46 terms
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.…
11 terms
Prentice Hall the American nation chapter 18
Freedmen
Amnesty
Black codes
Impeach
Men and women who had been slaves
Government pardon
Southern laws that severely limited the rights of African Ame…
To bring charges of serious wrong doing against a public offi…
Freedmen
Men and women who had been slaves
Amnesty
Government pardon
53 terms
Prentice Hall History: American Nation: Chapter 17
racism
martial law
border states
Robert Edward Lee
the belief that one race is superior to another
rule by the army instead of the elected government
Delaware, Kentucky, Missouri, Maryland
CSA, turned Lincoln down because he didn't want to shoot his…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to another
martial law
rule by the army instead of the elected government
38 terms
Prentice Hall An American Nation Chapter 24
Francis Ferdinad
Central Powers
Allied Powers
Lusitania
Archduke heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
Military alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and…
Military alliance of France, Britain, Russia, Italy and 20 ot…
British passenger ship that was torpedoed by a German U-boat…
Francis Ferdinad
Archduke heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
Central Powers
Military alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and…
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…
20 terms
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…
30 terms
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…
38 terms
prentice hall american nation chapter 16
Missouri Compromise
Wilmot Proviso
Free soil party
Martin Van Buren
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
Main goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories.…
Free soil candidate in the election of 1848. Called for a ban…
Missouri Compromise
Clay's plan to let Missouri enter as a slave state if Maine e…
Wilmot Proviso
A law to ban slavery in any lands won from Mexico
20 terms
Prentice hall - the American Nation chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
natural resources
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
lines that measure distance east and west from the Prime Meri…
materials that humans can take from the environment to surviv…
geography
is the study of people, their environments, and their resourc…
latitude
lines that measure distance north and south from the Equator
24 terms
The American Nation Prentice Hall-Chapter Three
Feudalism
Manor
Serfs
The Crusades
Loyalty to the King.
The lord's castle, poeasant's huts, and surrounding villages…
peasants bound to the land.
wars between Christians and Muslims over claim to the Holy La…
Feudalism
Loyalty to the King.
Manor
The lord's castle, poeasant's huts, and surrounding villages…
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
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…
38 terms
Prentice Hall An American Nation Chapter 24
Francis Ferdinad
Central Powers
Allied Powers
Lusitania
Archduke heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
Military alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and…
Military alliance of France, Britain, Russia, Italy and 20 ot…
British passenger ship that was torpedoed by a German U-boat…
Francis Ferdinad
Archduke heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary
Central Powers
Military alliance of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and…
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