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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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US History American Passages Chapter 1
Prince Henry of Portugal
Songhai
Atlantic slave trade
Christopher Columbus
Known as "The Navigator", he sought to expand Portugal's powe…
A powerful and dominant west African state in the 15th and 16…
Started by the portuguese before expanding to Europe and the…
Italian who discovered San Salvador in the Indies through fun…
Prince Henry of Portugal
Known as "The Navigator", he sought to expand Portugal's powe…
Songhai
A powerful and dominant west African state in the 15th and 16…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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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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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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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…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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US History: Chapter 1
nomad
glacier
civilization
colony
wandering from place to place
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A settlement ruled by another country.
nomad
wandering from place to place
glacier
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Treaty of Tordesillas
Mestizos
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Person of mixed European and Indian ancestry.
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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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 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
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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AP US History American Pageant; Chapter 1
Canadien Shield
Incas/Aztecs
Pueblo Indians
Cahokia
Was a huge amount of landscape that is now called North Ameri…
The Incas inhabited South America and the Aztecs inhabited Me…
These were Indians living in nowadays Southwest United States…
This was a Mississippian settlement near present-day East St.…
Canadien Shield
Was a huge amount of landscape that is now called North Ameri…
Incas/Aztecs
The Incas inhabited South America and the Aztecs inhabited Me…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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US History Chapter 1
Hernando De Soto
Fransisco Coronado
Leif Erikson
Hernan Cortes
Spanish Conquistador in the American Southeast. First Europea…
Spanish Conquistador - explored the American Southwest and se…
Norse explorer who settle in North America around 1001 CE
Spanish Conquistador who took control of central Mexico and t…
Hernando De Soto
Spanish Conquistador in the American Southeast. First Europea…
Fransisco Coronado
Spanish Conquistador - explored the American Southwest and se…
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AP US History Chapter 1 American Pageant
Canadian Shield
Incas
Aztecs
nation-state
Vast zone with ancient rock in far North Eastern area of the…
Ancient native culture located in Peru.
Ancient native culture located in Mexico. Developed and popul…
An autonomous region with distinct identity, ideology, and wa…
Canadian Shield
Vast zone with ancient rock in far North Eastern area of the…
Incas
Ancient native culture located in Peru.
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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AP US History American Pageant; Chapter 1
Canadien Shield
Incas/Aztecs
Pueblo Indians
Cahokia
Was a huge amount of landscape that is now called North Ameri…
The Incas inhabited South America and the Aztecs inhabited Me…
These were Indians living in nowadays Southwest United States…
This was a Mississippian settlement near present-day East St.…
Canadien Shield
Was a huge amount of landscape that is now called North Ameri…
Incas/Aztecs
The Incas inhabited South America and the Aztecs inhabited Me…
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Chapter 1 and 2 US History
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Magna Carta
Mercantilism
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
A "great charter" signed in 1215 that granted certain rights…
Economic theory that argued that a country should try to get…
Columbian Exchange
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
Colony
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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US History- Chapter 1 & 2
Colonization
empire
territory
conquistador
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
area of land owned by or controlled by a government
Spanish military leader; "conqueror"
Colonization
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
empire
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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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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US History - Chapter 1 - Vocabulary
economic problem (pg. 1)
peoples rights (pg. 2)
accommodate (pg. 7)
dominate (pg. 6)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
when people or groups of people change how they think or what…
one group has control over another group (used when one group…
economic problem (pg. 1)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
peoples rights (pg. 2)
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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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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US History Chapter 1
conquistadores
line of demarcation
Vasco da Gama
John Cabot
leaders of Spanish conquests
imaginary line Pope Alexander VI used to divide the world in…
sailed to India and returned with spices
reached Newfoundland in search of a passage to China
conquistadores
leaders of Spanish conquests
line of demarcation
imaginary line Pope Alexander VI used to divide the world in…
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AP US History (chapter 1, American Pageant)
Canadian Shield
(The) Incans (were from...)
(The) Mayans (were from...)
(The) Aztecs (were from...)
(Assumingly) the first part of North America to appear above…
(this famous tribe can be found in) Peru
(this famous tribe can be found in) Central America
(this famous tribe can be found in) Mexico
Canadian Shield
(Assumingly) the first part of North America to appear above…
(The) Incans (were from...)
(this famous tribe can be found in) Peru
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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
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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Chapter 1 US History
Matter
Element
Compound
Mixture
Matter
Element
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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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US History American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1-2
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Treaty of Tordesillas
Mestizos
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
In search of cheap water based access to Asian goods, first E…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Person of mixed European and Indian ancestry.
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
In search of cheap water based access to Asian goods, first E…
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AP US History Chapter 1-4 (American Pageant V. 15)
Native Americans
3 Sister Farming
Vikings
Marco Polo
Came from the east by crossing the Bering Land Bridge.
Indian farming of Corn, Beans, and Squash.
Norse Scandinavians that found Newfoundland.
First to go to East Asia. He finds: silk, opium, perfume, tap…
Native Americans
Came from the east by crossing the Bering Land Bridge.
3 Sister Farming
Indian farming of Corn, Beans, and Squash.
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US History Ch 1
Bering Strait
Ice Age
Aztecs
Mayas
36 miles (58 km) wide.
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
A Native American people who ruled Mexico and neighboring are…
A member of a Mesoamerican Indian people inhabiting southeast…
Bering Strait
36 miles (58 km) wide.
Ice Age
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
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Chapter 1 US History
What happened after the Seven Years war
Stamp Act 1765
When colonists rejected the new form o…
Organized to Resistance to British pol…
Parliament votes to increase taxation ... Burden spread to Brit…
turning point for the British colonies already angry over the…
No taxation without representation
Written - "common sense" by Thomas Paine ... Political - commit…
What happened after the Seven Years war
Parliament votes to increase taxation ... Burden spread to Brit…
Stamp Act 1765
turning point for the British colonies already angry over the…
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US History Chapter 1-AC
Event
Native American
Anthropologist
adobe
something that happens
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
A scientist who studies human development and culture
sun dried brick used by the Pueblo Indians for building
Event
something that happens
Native American
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
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US History Chapter 1
Philosopher (thinker) who believed in…
The ________________ is the supreme la…
The US Constitution is (different from…
Group of investors (men with money) wh…
John Locke
US Constitution
different from
Joint Stock Company
Philosopher (thinker) who believed in…
John Locke
The ________________ is the supreme la…
US Constitution
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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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US History - Chapter 1 (The First Americans)
The _______were good lawmakers and war…
Temples and pyramids are examples of t…
The ___________built houses into sands…
The __________of Mesoamerica were buil…
Incas
Architects
Anasazi
Aztecs
The _______were good lawmakers and war…
Incas
Temples and pyramids are examples of t…
Architects
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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