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American History Chapter 1!!
Mesoamerica
Pueblo
Circumnavigate
astrolabe
Another name for Central America.
A city in Central Colorado.
to sail around the world.
An instrument used by sailors to determine their location by…
Mesoamerica
Another name for Central America.
Pueblo
A city in Central Colorado.
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American History -- Chapter 1
Artifact
Nomad
Culture
Civilization
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
A group of people's ways of life or beliefs.
A highly advanced culture usually with written laws and a rel…
Artifact
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
American History Chapter 1
Montezuma
BOAAMMAI
Beringia Theory
Beringia
Aztec emperor of the times of Cortez, quoted saying the Aztec…
Acronym for remembering the societies of America in chronolog…
A theory of how Native Americans migrated here, stating that…
The first American "civilization." Found in the Bering Strait…
Montezuma
Aztec emperor of the times of Cortez, quoted saying the Aztec…
BOAAMMAI
Acronym for remembering the societies of America in chronolog…
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Chapter 1 American History
region
land form region
natural resource
renewable resource
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
A large area of land where the geography is similar
Naturally occurring materials, such as oil and fertile land,…
Any natural resource (as wood or solar energy) that can be re…
region
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
land form region
A large area of land where the geography is similar
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American History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Leif Ericson
Marco Polo
Johann Gutenburg
Discovered North America in 1492
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
The first European to travel the length of Asia
Inventing the movable-type printing-press
Christopher Columbus
Discovered North America in 1492
Leif Ericson
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
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Chapter 1 Key Terms- African American History
savannah
Sudan
hominids
Homo erectus
Huge grassland
Term meaning land of of the black people. Stretches from Ethi…
Biological family to which humans belong to.
First upright man.
savannah
Huge grassland
Sudan
Term meaning land of of the black people. Stretches from Ethi…
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American History Chapter 1
Who was Leif Ericson?
Who was Christopher Columbus?
Who was Amerigo Vespucci?
What is a conquistador?
A Norse explorer who was among the first to travel to America…
An Italian explorer who sailed under the Spanish flag to the…
An Italian explorer after whom America was named.
Spanish explorers who sought fortune by claiming land and ric…
Who was Leif Ericson?
A Norse explorer who was among the first to travel to America…
Who was Christopher Columbus?
An Italian explorer who sailed under the Spanish flag to the…
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Advanced American History Chapter 1
Hiawatha
Martin Luther
Vasco de Gama
Hernan Cortez
Indian from the Iroquois tribe who was one of two men who per…
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
• Vasco de Gama was a Portugese explorer who was the first Eu…
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztec Empire (even thou…
Hiawatha
Indian from the Iroquois tribe who was one of two men who per…
Martin Luther
A German monk who became one of the most famous critics of th…
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American History Chapter 1
Bering Land Bridge
Paleo-Indians
migration
hunter-gatherers
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
the first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
a movement of people or animals from one region to another
people who hunted animals and gathered wild plants for food
Bering Land Bridge
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
Paleo-Indians
the first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
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American History Chapter 1 Section 3 Vocabulary
Anti - Federalist
Checks and Balances
Republic
Electoral College
An opponent of the Constitution during the debate over ratifi…
System in which each of the branches of the federal governmen…
A government run by the people through their elected represen…
Group of electors, chosen by the voters, who vote for President
Anti - Federalist
An opponent of the Constitution during the debate over ratifi…
Checks and Balances
System in which each of the branches of the federal governmen…
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American History Chapter 1 Section 1 and 2
Declaration of Independence
Middle Passage
Magna Carta
Revolutionary War
1776 statement, issued by the First Continental Congress, exp…
Part of the triangular trade in which Africans were forcibly…
A "great charter" signed in 1215 that granted certain rights…
American colonists war of independence from Britain, fought f…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the First Continental Congress, exp…
Middle Passage
Part of the triangular trade in which Africans were forcibly…
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AMERICAN HISTORY CHAPTER 1
GLACIER
IRRIGATION
SURPLUS
CIVILIZATION
Any large mass of ice that moves slowly over land
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
A situation in which the quantity supplied is greater than th…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
GLACIER
Any large mass of ice that moves slowly over land
IRRIGATION
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
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American History-Chapter 1
Joint-Stock Companies
Hernando Cortes
Treaty of Tordesillas
Middle Passage
Groups of investors who pool their money to support establish…
Spanish explorer who defeated the Aztec
Agreement between Spain and Portugal over division of Western…
Leg of the triangular
Joint-Stock Companies
Groups of investors who pool their money to support establish…
Hernando Cortes
Spanish explorer who defeated the Aztec
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American History - Chapter 1 Key Concepts/Vocabulary
Migration
Bering Land Bridge
Northern Indians
Pacific Coast Indians
A movement from one country or region to another.
Former ice age link between Siberia and Alaska; believed to b…
Aleuts and Inuits, who lived in skin tents or igloos. Fisherm…
Tribes of Native Americans that setted in the Pacific Coast t…
Migration
A movement from one country or region to another.
Bering Land Bridge
Former ice age link between Siberia and Alaska; believed to b…
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American History- Chapter 1
Tenochtitlan
Beringia
maize
365-day calender
What was the capital of the Aztec Empire?
The earliest Native Americans crossed a land bridge called
What discovery turned nomads into farmers?
Mayan Priests' interest in astronomy led to the creation of
Tenochtitlan
What was the capital of the Aztec Empire?
Beringia
The earliest Native Americans crossed a land bridge called
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american history chapter 1
Eric the Red
Leif Erikson
Christopher Columbus
Vespucci
Viking / Norse - Established Greenland
Norse / Viking est. Vinland
Est. Spanish claim - Nina, Pinta, and Santa Maria
Spanish navigator . 1st to claim New World. - Spain
Eric the Red
Viking / Norse - Established Greenland
Leif Erikson
Norse / Viking est. Vinland
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American History I - chapter 1
nomadic
Maya
Aztec
Inca
(of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlement…
a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize a…
Advanced Native American society begun in the 1200s in presen…
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in pres…
nomadic
(of groups of people) tending to travel and change settlement…
Maya
a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize a…
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American History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Leif Ericson
Martin Luther
Ferdinand and Isabella
Discovered North America in 1492
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
Protested false doctrines of the church with his 95 theses
King and Queen of Spain who funded Christopher Columbus's exp…
Christopher Columbus
Discovered North America in 1492
Leif Ericson
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
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chapter 1 american history
Bering Land Brighe
Paleo-Indians
mirgration
hunter-gatherer
a strip of land
sometime between 38000 and 10000
the movement of people
a person who hunts animals and gather
Bering Land Brighe
a strip of land
Paleo-Indians
sometime between 38000 and 10000
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American History Chapter 1
nomads
pueblo
artifacts
federations
people who move from place to place
great stone village
items left behind by early people
governments linking different groups
nomads
people who move from place to place
pueblo
great stone village
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Don't Know Much About American History: Chapter 1
descendant
colonist
plunder
convert
(n.) a person that is descended from a specific ancestor; an…
(n.) a person who settles in a new colony or moves into a new…
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime
(v.) to change from one religion or set of beliefs to another
descendant
(n.) a person that is descended from a specific ancestor; an…
colonist
(n.) a person who settles in a new colony or moves into a new…
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American History Chapter 1 Review
Dias
Da Gama
Cabral
Columbus
Portugal sent him, Traveled to the cape of good hope
Portugal sent him, Traveled around Africa to India
Portugal sent him, traveled to Brazil
Spain sent him, traveled to the west indies
Dias
Portugal sent him, Traveled to the cape of good hope
Da Gama
Portugal sent him, Traveled around Africa to India
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Chapter 1 American History
The geography of the North American co…
Native peoples of Northeast Asia conti…
The early Indian civilizations of Mexi…
Most American Indiana north of Mexico…
True
False
False
True
The geography of the North American co…
True
Native peoples of Northeast Asia conti…
False
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AMERICAN HISTORY CHAPTER 1
GLACIER
IRRIGATION
SURPLUS
CIVILIZATION
A slowly moving mass of ice
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
A situation in which the quantity supplied is greater than th…
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
GLACIER
A slowly moving mass of ice
IRRIGATION
Supplying land with water through a network of canals
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Deck American History Chapter 1
1754
King and Queen - they have the final s…
Governor - the person who acts for the…
Favorable balance of trade
When did the English have 13 colonies located along the Atlan…
Describe the government in England and what their job is.
Describe the government in the New World and what their job is.
Buying more supplies from England than they are selling to En…
1754
When did the English have 13 colonies located along the Atlan…
King and Queen - they have the final s…
Describe the government in England and what their job is.
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American History Chapter 1
Glacier
Irrigation
Surplus
Civilization
thick sheet of ice
method to water crops by channeling water from river or streams
extra
advanced culture in which people have developed cities, scien…
Glacier
thick sheet of ice
Irrigation
method to water crops by channeling water from river or streams
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American History Chapter 1
CONSTANTLY MOVING
WAS THERE GOD AND KING
central america
peru
nomadic means
MONTEZUMA was there what and what
Aztecs were located in
Incas empire is in
CONSTANTLY MOVING
nomadic means
WAS THERE GOD AND KING
MONTEZUMA was there what and what
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CP American History Chapter 1
nomadic
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
having no fixed home, moving from place to place according to…
a Native American people whose civilization flourished in wha…
a Native American people whose civilization flourished in Gua…
a Native American people that settled in the Valley of Mexico…
nomadic
having no fixed home, moving from place to place according to…
Olmec
a Native American people whose civilization flourished in wha…
40 terms
American History: Chapter 1
early modern period" of world history
reconquista
Paleoanthropologists
35,000 B.C.E
roughly the fifteenth to seventeenth century, when peoples fr…
the centuries-long Christian crusade to expel the Muslim rule…
scientists who study ancient peoples—generally agree that the…
Archaeologists have unearthed skeletal remains, pots, tools,…
early modern period" of world history
roughly the fifteenth to seventeenth century, when peoples fr…
reconquista
the centuries-long Christian crusade to expel the Muslim rule…
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American History II Chapter 1
Reconstruction
Black Codes
Freedman's Bureau
Tenure of Office Act
The period from 1865 to 1877 in American history in which the…
Codified racial hatred and discrimination into law when, in 1…
A government agency formed in March 1865 that sought to bring…
An act passed on March 2, 1867 which forbade the president of…
Reconstruction
The period from 1865 to 1877 in American history in which the…
Black Codes
Codified racial hatred and discrimination into law when, in 1…
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American History Chapter 1
Middle Ages were ________ to _________.
Most people lived in
Europe wanted to bypass ____________ t…
Europe didn't have ___________________…
500 A.D. to 1500 A.D.
villages ruled by local lords
Italy, trade with Asia
wealth or technology
Middle Ages were ________ to _________.
500 A.D. to 1500 A.D.
Most people lived in
villages ruled by local lords
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American History Chapter 1
Classical
Renaissance
Technology
Astrolabe
Ancient Greek and Roman
French word meaning "rebirth"
Use of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
Instrument that measured the position of stars
Classical
Ancient Greek and Roman
Renaissance
French word meaning "rebirth"
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American history chapter 1
Bering land bridge
Paleo-Indians
Migration
Hunter- gatherers
A lamd bridge between NE asia and alaska
First people who crossed the land bridge 1000's of years ago
A movement of people or animals from one region to another
People who hunted animals and gathered wild plants for food.
Bering land bridge
A lamd bridge between NE asia and alaska
Paleo-Indians
First people who crossed the land bridge 1000's of years ago
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American History Chapter 1
Irrigation
Surplus
Civilization
Culture
is a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers to…
extra
is an advanced culture in which people have developed cities,…
ways of life
Irrigation
is a method to water crops by channeling water from rivers to…
Surplus
extra
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American History Vocab chapter 1, 2, & 3
Nomad
migrate
agriculture
culture
a person who moves about in search of food
to move from one place to another
the art or science of raising crops
all of group's arts, beliefs, and ways of doing things
Nomad
a person who moves about in search of food
migrate
to move from one place to another
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American History Chapter 1
Maize p.6
Mexica p.7
Aztec Empire p.7
Burial mounds p.9
(Corn) The primary grain crop in Mesoamerica yielding small k…
Otherwise known as "Aztecs" a Mesoamerican people of northern…
Mesoamerican people who were conquered by the Spanish under H…
a funeral tradition, practiced in Mississippi and Ohio Valley…
Maize p.6
(Corn) The primary grain crop in Mesoamerica yielding small k…
Mexica p.7
Otherwise known as "Aztecs" a Mesoamerican people of northern…
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American History Chapter 1
Migrate
Caravel
Potugal
Hohokam
To move
The first ship that could sail into the wind
The early leader in European-Asian trade
Early people of American Southwest
Migrate
To move
Caravel
The first ship that could sail into the wind
American History Chapter 1
Columnian Exchange
Jamestown
Puritans
Massachusetts Bay colony
Exchanges of plants, animals, diseases and technology transfo…
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
a group of English Reformed Protestants who sought to "purify…
English settlement on the east coast of North America around…
Columnian Exchange
Exchanges of plants, animals, diseases and technology transfo…
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
American History Chapter 1
Reconstruction
Segregation
15th Amendment
Jim Crow Laws
program by government from 1865 to 1677 to repair damage in t…
forced to separate
1870 equality of all voting, everyone can vote
segregation laws for the south after reconstruction
Reconstruction
program by government from 1865 to 1677 to repair damage in t…
Segregation
forced to separate
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American History Chapter 1
migration
kinship
clan
oral history
movement of people for the purpose of settling in a new place
family relationships
made up of groups of families who are all descended from a co…
traditions passed from generation to generation by word of mo…
migration
movement of people for the purpose of settling in a new place
kinship
family relationships
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American history chapter 1
Nomadic
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
Having no fixed home, moving from place to place according to…
A Native American people whose civilization flourish in what…
A Native American people whose civilization flourished in Gua…
A Native American people that settled in the Valley of Mexico…
Nomadic
Having no fixed home, moving from place to place according to…
Olmec
A Native American people whose civilization flourish in what…
28 terms
Chapter 1 American History
Bering Land Bridge
Paleo-Indians
migration
hunters-gatherers
A strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
The first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
The movement of people from one region on to another
A person who hunts animals and gathers wild pl\ants to provid…
Bering Land Bridge
A strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
Paleo-Indians
The first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
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Chapter 1 American History
The First Americans
Clovis Points
Kennewick Man
The Olmec
Hunted large animals until climate warms. Planting of crops b…
Fluted projectile points, medium/large spear
Skeletal remains estimated 6-9,000 years old
Flourished 1200-400 BC along gulf of Mexico
The First Americans
Hunted large animals until climate warms. Planting of crops b…
Clovis Points
Fluted projectile points, medium/large spear
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American History Chapter 1
Puritans
John Winthrop
Puritans Belif
Seperatists
Church members who wanted to purify or reform the church of E…
City upon a Hill,governor of Macestructss Bay
1.) Every worshipers should experience god through faith+pray…
Independent congregations who do not remain to purify Church…
Puritans
Church members who wanted to purify or reform the church of E…
John Winthrop
City upon a Hill,governor of Macestructss Bay
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American History: Chapter 1
Migration
Archaeology
Society
Feudalism
move from one spot to another
studying things that are not written
an organized group of people
system where people pledged loyalty to a lord in exchange for…
Migration
move from one spot to another
Archaeology
studying things that are not written
20 terms
Don't Know Much About American History: Chapter 1
descendant
colonist
plunder
convert
(n.) a person that is descended from a specific ancestor; an…
(n.) a person who settles in a new colony or moves into a new…
(v.) to rob by force, especially during wartime... نهب
(v.) to change from one religion or set of beliefs to another…
descendant
(n.) a person that is descended from a specific ancestor; an…
colonist
(n.) a person who settles in a new colony or moves into a new…
American History 1 - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
nomad
hunter-gatherer
Agricultural Revolution
Olmec
a member of a group that has no permanent home, wandering fro…
A human being who hunts animals and gathers plants for food,…
The time when human beings first domesticated plants and anim…
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
nomad
a member of a group that has no permanent home, wandering fro…
hunter-gatherer
A human being who hunts animals and gathers plants for food,…
16 terms
American history Chapter 1
A neighbour name Central America
A city in ral Colorado
To sail or fly completely around
an astronomical instrument for taking…
Mesoamerica
Pueblo
Circumnavigate
Astrolabe
A neighbour name Central America
Mesoamerica
A city in ral Colorado
Pueblo
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American History - Chapter 1
Islam
Plantation
Songhai
Savanna
a religion founded in Arabia in AD 622 by the prophet Muhamma…
a large farm on which the labor of slaves or other workers is…
an empire that at the height of its power in the 1500s contro…
a dry grassland dotted with trees and bushes
Islam
a religion founded in Arabia in AD 622 by the prophet Muhamma…
Plantation
a large farm on which the labor of slaves or other workers is…
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American History Chapter 1
Bering Strait
Diverse
Renaissance
Middle Passage
land bridge that people came across 15,000 to 40,000 years ago
different; variety
14th to 16th century; great advances in science, economics, a…
journey of slaves across the Atlantic
Bering Strait
land bridge that people came across 15,000 to 40,000 years ago
Diverse
different; variety
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