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AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 1
Quebec
Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesillas
Ferdinand Magellan
first French settlement
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
established papal line of demarcation
first to circumnavigate globe
Quebec
first French settlement
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
420 terms
Barron's AP United States History Flashcards (set of 500)
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
-1451-1506... -Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lan…
-1454-1512... -Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... -Explor…
-1493... -Commitment between Spain and Portugal... -Created a Papal…
-1400s and 1500s... -Spain's tightly controlled empire in the Ne…
Christopher Columbus
-1451-1506... -Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lan…
Amerigo Vespucci
-1454-1512... -Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... -Explor…
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AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 2
Thomas Jefferson
Toussaint L'Ouverture
John Marshall
Marbury vs Madison
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
Led slave revolt in Haiti
Had major influence on supreme court actions and strengthened…
Supreme court case that established judicial review
Thomas Jefferson
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
Toussaint L'Ouverture
Led slave revolt in Haiti
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AP United States History Period 3 Part 3
Was a treaty signed by the Americans a…
Election of George Washington... Nominate…
Event Supported by Thomas Jefferson an…
Written in 1789... Not ratified by 1791... S…
1778 Treaty of Alliance
1788 Congressional election
The French Revolution
Bill of Rights
Was a treaty signed by the Americans a…
1778 Treaty of Alliance
Election of George Washington... Nominate…
1788 Congressional election
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*AP Exam: United States History Set 6 (251-300)
Jimmy Carter (1924-)
Jim Crow Laws
Jefferson Davis (1808-1889)
Jay's Treaty (1794)
Governor of Georgia and Democratic president of US from 1977-…
Legalized discriminatory practices against blacks
First and only president of the Confederate States of America…
Negotiated between the US and Britian. Provided for a British…
Jimmy Carter (1924-)
Governor of Georgia and Democratic president of US from 1977-…
Jim Crow Laws
Legalized discriminatory practices against blacks
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AP Psychology Unit 4: History and States of Consciousness
conciousness
Wilhelm Wundt
introspection
Edward Titchener
our awareness of ourselves and the environment
established first psychology lab in Leipzig, Germany in 1879,…
research method where subjects reported descriptions of their…
used introspection to identify the most basic structures of c…
conciousness
our awareness of ourselves and the environment
Wilhelm Wundt
established first psychology lab in Leipzig, Germany in 1879,…
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United States History: Early America
Corporate (Charter) Colonies
Proprietary Colonies
Royal Colonies
New England
led by joint-stock companies; ran as businesses of wealthy in…
Owned by a single person or family; ran as a dictatorship wit…
Under direct control of the king/queen
Relied on ship building sailing, and fishing
Corporate (Charter) Colonies
led by joint-stock companies; ran as businesses of wealthy in…
Proprietary Colonies
Owned by a single person or family; ran as a dictatorship wit…
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*AP Exam: United States History Set 5 (201-250)
Interstate Highway System
Iran Hostage Crisis (Began Nov 4, 1979)
Iran-Contra Affair
Virtual representation
Under Eissenhower, Congress authorized the creation of the __…
Iranian revolutionaries, angry over US support for the depose…
Occured during the Reagan presidency. Reagan strongly support…
In the 1760s, the Stamp Act and other taxes hikes imposed on…
Interstate Highway System
Under Eissenhower, Congress authorized the creation of the __…
Iran Hostage Crisis (Began Nov 4, 1979)
Iranian revolutionaries, angry over US support for the depose…
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AP United States History: Chapter One to Chapter Ten Vocabulary
Aztecs
Pueblo Indians
Joint Stock Companies
Spanish Armada
The Azetcs were a Native American Empire who lived in Mexico.…
The Pueblo Indians lived in the Southwestern United States. T…
These were developed to gather the savings from the middle cl…
"Invincible" group of ships sent by King Philip II of Spain t…
Aztecs
The Azetcs were a Native American Empire who lived in Mexico.…
Pueblo Indians
The Pueblo Indians lived in the Southwestern United States. T…
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Barron's AP United States History Flash Cards 1-500
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Italian-born navigator who founded fame when he landed in the…
Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... Explored South Amer…
Commitment between Spain and Portugal... Crated a papal line of…
Spain's tightly controlled empire in the New World... To deal wi…
Christopher Columbus
Italian-born navigator who founded fame when he landed in the…
Amerigo Vespucci
Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... Explored South Amer…
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AP United States History: Late 1940's to 1980's Unit
Beat Movement
Taft-Hartley Act
Dr. Benjamin Spock
G.I. Bill of Rights and Veteran's Admi…
Beat writers rejected modern American materialistic life for…
Increase in returning troops led to high unemployment, so the…
1975: 30 million people changed residencies every year, leadi…
Congress passed the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 (GI…
Beat Movement
Beat writers rejected modern American materialistic life for…
Taft-Hartley Act
Increase in returning troops led to high unemployment, so the…
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AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 1
Quebec
Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesillas
Ferdinand Magellan
first French settlement
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
established papal line of demarcation
first to circumnavigate globe
Quebec
first French settlement
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
149 terms
United States History Review
Proclamation Line of 1763
New England Colonies
Southern Colonies
Great Plains
Border established by Great Britain in order to avoid conflic…
Influenced by good harbors, abundant forests, rocky soil, and…
The climate and topography of the southeastern U.S. had a maj…
The relatively flat, grassy region of the U.S. between the Mi…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Border established by Great Britain in order to avoid conflic…
New England Colonies
Influenced by good harbors, abundant forests, rocky soil, and…
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AP United States History Unit 8 1945 - 1980 Part II
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)
Rachel Carson: Silent Spring
Betty Friedan and The Feminine Mystique
The New Frontier
Formed in 1962 in Port Huron, Michigan, they are condemned an…
American conservationist whose 1962 book galvanized the moder…
1960s; An account of housewives' lives in which they subordin…
Kennedy's plan, supports civil rights, pushes for a space pro…
Students for a Democratic Society (SDS)
Formed in 1962 in Port Huron, Michigan, they are condemned an…
Rachel Carson: Silent Spring
American conservationist whose 1962 book galvanized the moder…
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AP United States History - Period 5 (Map Vocabulary)
Proclamation Line
Treaty of Paris
Pickney's Treaty
Anglo American Convention
After the French and Indian War, this was drawn by the Britis…
Signed with the British to end the Revolutionary War. This es…
Signed with Spain in 1795. This gave the United States the ri…
Signed with the British in 1818. This treaty gave the joint o…
Proclamation Line
After the French and Indian War, this was drawn by the Britis…
Treaty of Paris
Signed with the British to end the Revolutionary War. This es…
121 terms
AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 1
Quebec
Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesillas
Ferdinand Magellan
first French settlement
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
established papal line of demarcation
first to circumnavigate globe
Quebec
first French settlement
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
31 terms
APUSH (AP United States History) Term Test 18
Laissez-Faire
Adam Smith
Robber Barons
Horizontal and Vertical Consolidation
This was a philosophy created in 1776 by Adam Smith that advo…
Smith was the Father of Modern Economics. He was against Merc…
This is a nickname for entrepreneurs who monopolized industri…
Horizontal consolidation is a way to control some business by…
Laissez-Faire
This was a philosophy created in 1776 by Adam Smith that advo…
Adam Smith
Smith was the Father of Modern Economics. He was against Merc…
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Unit 4 - State Building (AP European History)
Arminianism
William Laud
Pride's Purge
Boyars
Based on theological ideas of Dutch Reformed theologian Jacob…
An English churchman and academic Archbishop of Canterbury fr…
Took place in December 1648 during the Second English Civil W…
A member of the highest rank of the feudal Bulgarian, Moscovi…
Arminianism
Based on theological ideas of Dutch Reformed theologian Jacob…
William Laud
An English churchman and academic Archbishop of Canterbury fr…
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AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 2
Thomas Jefferson
Toussaint L'Ouverture
John Marshall
Marbury vs Madison
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
Led slave revolt in Haiti
Had major influence on supreme court actions and strengthened…
Supreme court case that established judicial review
Thomas Jefferson
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
Toussaint L'Ouverture
Led slave revolt in Haiti
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AP United States History Chapter 29 People To Know
Louis D. Brandeis
Francisco ("Pancho") Villa
Arthur Zimmermann
George Creel
Wrote the book Other People's Money and How the Bankers Use i…
A popular leader during the Mexican Revolution. An outlaw in…
Germany's foreign minister who sent a telegram proposing Mexi…
A journalists who was the head of the Committee of Public Inf…
Louis D. Brandeis
Wrote the book Other People's Money and How the Bankers Use i…
Francisco ("Pancho") Villa
A popular leader during the Mexican Revolution. An outlaw in…
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AP United States History AMSCO Review Unit 2
Thomas Jefferson
John Marshall
Marbury vs Madison
Embargo Act
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
Had major influence on supreme court actions and strengthened…
Supreme court case that established judicial review
Act that prevented American merchants from trading with forei…
Thomas Jefferson
President who got Louisiana Purchase, eliminated excise taxes…
John Marshall
Had major influence on supreme court actions and strengthened…
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Ap United States history chapter 6 and 7 terms
Battle of long island
Phillipsburg proclamation
Pennsylvania Constitution of 1776
Mixed government
First major engagement of the new Continental Army defending…
A 1779 proclamation that declared that any slave who does des…
A constitution they granted all taxpaying men the right to vo…
John Adams theory from thoughts on government which calls for…
Battle of long island
First major engagement of the new Continental Army defending…
Phillipsburg proclamation
A 1779 proclamation that declared that any slave who does des…
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AP United States History - Unit 1 and 2 Flash Cards
Separatist
Northwest Passage
Conversion
Social Reciprocity
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
A religious experience where one "sees the light" of Christ a…
A social belief that society punishes criminals and wrongdoer…
Separatist
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
Northwest Passage
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
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AP United States History Exam 2016: Supreme Court Cases
Marbury v. Madison (1803, Marshall)
Fletcher v. Peck (1810, Marshall)
McCulloch v. Maryland (1819, Marshall)
Dartmouth College v. Woodward (1819, M…
The court established its role as the arbiter of the constitu…
The decision stemmed from the Yazoo land cases, 1803, and uph…
The Court ruled that states cannot tax the federal government…
New Hampshire had attempted to take over Dartmouth College by…
Marbury v. Madison (1803, Marshall)
The court established its role as the arbiter of the constitu…
Fletcher v. Peck (1810, Marshall)
The decision stemmed from the Yazoo land cases, 1803, and uph…
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AMSCO AP United States History Chapter 28 Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
New Frontier
Peace Corps
Trade Expansion Act
1960; Democrat; Cold War: Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis;…
Kennedy's plan, supports civil rights, pushes for a space pro…
(JFK) , volunteers who help third world nations and prevent t…
October, 1962 - The Act gave the President the power to reduc…
John F. Kennedy
1960; Democrat; Cold War: Bay of Pigs, Cuban Missile Crisis;…
New Frontier
Kennedy's plan, supports civil rights, pushes for a space pro…
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AP United States History - Unit 1 and 2 Flash Cards
Separatist
Northwest Passage
Conversion
Social Reciprocity
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
A religious experience where one "sees the light" of Christ a…
A social belief that society punishes criminals and wrongdoer…
Separatist
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
Northwest Passage
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
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AP American History: States
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
phoenix
Santa Fe
Austin
Oklahoma City
Arizona
phoenix
New Mexico
Santa Fe
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AP United States History - Unit 1 and 2 Flash Cards
Separatist
Northwest Passage
Conversion
Social Reciprocity
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
A religious experience where one "sees the light" of Christ a…
A social belief that society punishes criminals and wrongdoer…
Separatist
English Protestants who wished to separate from what they fel…
Northwest Passage
A waterway from the Atlantic to Pacific Ocean through the nor…
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United States History, Semester Final
1a. Incentives for European Expansion
1b. Christopher Columbus
1c. Conquistadors
1d. Spanish Empire (characteristics)
A Reawakening of Commerce... Following the Black Plague in 1347…
Columbus's First Voyage... After being rejected by Portugal, Co…
Cortés Conquers the Aztecs... The most brutal of the conquistad…
Ordinances of Discovery... There were three distinct periods in…
1a. Incentives for European Expansion
A Reawakening of Commerce... Following the Black Plague in 1347…
1b. Christopher Columbus
Columbus's First Voyage... After being rejected by Portugal, Co…
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AP United States History: Chapter 20-The Rise of Progressivism
Muckrakers
Charles Francis Adams
Ida Tarbell
Lincoln Steffens
Journalists who begin to expose social, political, and econom…
Railroad Muckracker
History of Standard Oil Company
Shame of the Cities
Muckrakers
Journalists who begin to expose social, political, and econom…
Charles Francis Adams
Railroad Muckracker
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AP United States History Chapter 39 Key Terms
Proposition 13
Boll Weevils
Supply - Side Economics
Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI)
A successful California state ballot initiative that capped t…
Term for conservative southern Democrats who voted increasing…
Economic theory that underlay Ronald Reagan's tax and spendin…
Reagan administration plan announced in 1983 to create a miss…
Proposition 13
A successful California state ballot initiative that capped t…
Boll Weevils
Term for conservative southern Democrats who voted increasing…
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AP United States History Chapter 38 Key Terms
Stagflation
Watergate
"Smoking Gun" Tape
Equal Right Amendment (ERA)
Inflation rate is high, economic growth rate slows down, and…
Series of scandals that resulted in President Richard Nixon's…
Recording made in the Oval Office in Jun. 1972 that proved co…
This amendment declared full constitutional equality for wome…
Stagflation
Inflation rate is high, economic growth rate slows down, and…
Watergate
Series of scandals that resulted in President Richard Nixon's…
350 terms
500 Barron's AP United States History Flashcards
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas (1493)
New Spain
-1451-1506... -Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lan…
-1454-1512... -Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... -Explor…
-Commitment between Spain and Portugal, especially favorable…
-1400s and 1500s... -Distinct due to (successful) bureaucracy an…
Christopher Columbus
-1451-1506... -Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lan…
Amerigo Vespucci
-1454-1512... -Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... -Explor…
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AP United States History Chapter 40 Key Terms
Democratic Leadership Council (DLC)
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
Oklahoma City Bombing (1995)
Contract with America (1994)
Nonprofit organization of centrist Democrats founded in the m…
From 1993 to 2010, the policy affecting homosexuals in the mi…
Truck-bomb explosion that killed 168 people in a federal offi…
Multipoint program offered by Republican candidates and sitti…
Democratic Leadership Council (DLC)
Nonprofit organization of centrist Democrats founded in the m…
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
From 1993 to 2010, the policy affecting homosexuals in the mi…
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United States History 1
How many states are there in the Unite…
What is the biggest state?
What is the smallest state
How many Great lakes are there?
50
Alaska
Rhode Island
5
How many states are there in the Unite…
50
What is the biggest state?
Alaska
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AP United States History Key Words Review part 3
William T Sherman
Robert E Lee
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
Battle of Antietam
pushed through northern Georgia, captured Atlanta, "march to…
opposed to slavery and secession, but stayed loyal to Virgini…
Lee's chief lieutenant and premier cavalry officer
Lee's attack on Maryland in hopes that he could take it from…
William T Sherman
pushed through northern Georgia, captured Atlanta, "march to…
Robert E Lee
opposed to slavery and secession, but stayed loyal to Virgini…
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Barron's AP United States History Flash Cards
Mercantilism
Spanish Armada
Dutch West India Company
Patroon System
Prevailing economic philosophy of the 1600s that held that co…
Fleet assembled by King Philip II of Spain to invade England.…
The joint-stock company that ran the colonies in Fort Orange…
Large estates were given to wealthy men who transported at le…
Mercantilism
Prevailing economic philosophy of the 1600s that held that co…
Spanish Armada
Fleet assembled by King Philip II of Spain to invade England.…
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AP United States History: Chapter 1, The Meeting of Cultures
Incas
Mayas
Aztecs
Wheels
- Location: Peru... - Had Nearly 6 Million People... - Developed a…
- Location: Central American on Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico... -…
- Location: Central and Southern Mexico... - Once-Nomadic Warrio…
No Society Developed Wheeled Vehicles in the Americas
Incas
- Location: Peru... - Had Nearly 6 Million People... - Developed a…
Mayas
- Location: Central American on Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico... -…
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AP United States History Exam 2016: Political Parties
First Two-Party System (1780s-1801)
Democratic-Republicans (1780s-1801)
Federalists (1780s-1801)
Second Two-Party System (1836-1850)
Democratic-Republicans and the Federalists
• States' rights.... • Strict interpretation of the Constitution…
• Strong central government.... • Loose interpretation of the Co…
Democrats and Whigs
First Two-Party System (1780s-1801)
Democratic-Republicans and the Federalists
Democratic-Republicans (1780s-1801)
• States' rights.... • Strict interpretation of the Constitution…
57 terms
AP United States History Exam 2016: Acts and Laws
Toleration Act
Navigation Acts
Proclamation Act
Sugar Act (Revenue Act)
1649 Guaranteed freedom of religion to anyone in the colony o…
1650-1673 Series of acts to enforce mercantilist policy in th…
1763 Made at the end of the French & Indian War. Prohibited t…
1764 Purpose was to raise revenue. Duties were placed on suga…
Toleration Act
1649 Guaranteed freedom of religion to anyone in the colony o…
Navigation Acts
1650-1673 Series of acts to enforce mercantilist policy in th…
10 terms
United States History
US Constitution
American Revolution
Confederacy
Reconstruction
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at Philadelphi…
1775- 1787. Americans were fed up that Britain had been taxin…
another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
1865-1877; the attempt to rebuild and reform the political, s…
US Constitution
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at Philadelphi…
American Revolution
1775- 1787. Americans were fed up that Britain had been taxin…
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AP United States History: Jacksonian Democracy, Economic Revolution, Nationalism
Manifest Destiny
European Wars over... Over speculation of…
BUS II
Lowell, Massachusetts
Westward Expansion
What were the causes of the Economic Panic of 1819?
Will have more capital than BUS I and will be able to dominat…
First major textile mill, labor mostly comes from single women.
Manifest Destiny
Westward Expansion
European Wars over... Over speculation of…
What were the causes of the Economic Panic of 1819?
38 terms
Important People 1st Semester Final AP United States History
Johannes Gutenburg
Martin Luther
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
German printer; in 1448 he invented a printing press that use…
Started the Protestant Reformation by printing and putting on…
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
Portuguese-born navigator. Hired by Spain to sail to the Indi…
Johannes Gutenburg
German printer; in 1448 he invented a printing press that use…
Martin Luther
Started the Protestant Reformation by printing and putting on…
24 terms
AP United States History Chapter 37 Key Terms
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Affirmative action
Great Society
Freedom Summer
Federal law that banned racial discrimination in public facil…
Program designed to redress historic racial and gender imbala…
President Lyndon Johnson's term for his domestic policy agend…
A voter registration drive in Mississippi spearheaded by a co…
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Federal law that banned racial discrimination in public facil…
Affirmative action
Program designed to redress historic racial and gender imbala…
162 terms
United States History to 1877 - Chapter 1
Movable Type and Printing Press
The Northeast Trades and the Westerlies
Smallpox
Sugar, the horse, and tobacco
New technologies advances that were invented in Germany in th…
When the Europeans began to explore the oceans. They first ne…
Smallpox is a deadly disease noted by pustules that can cover…
The exchange of these three commodities had a huge impact on…
Movable Type and Printing Press
New technologies advances that were invented in Germany in th…
The Northeast Trades and the Westerlies
When the Europeans began to explore the oceans. They first ne…
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AP United States History Key Words Review part 2
12th Amendment
Second Great Awakening
Election of 1800
Barbary Pirates
required separate and distinct ballots for presidential and v…
emphasis on personal salvation, emotional response, and indiv…
Adams, Jefferson, and Burr: Adams lost, Jefferson and Burr ti…
North African Muslim rulers solved budget problems through pi…
12th Amendment
required separate and distinct ballots for presidential and v…
Second Great Awakening
emphasis on personal salvation, emotional response, and indiv…
500 terms
Barron's AP United States History Flash Cards 3rd
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Italian-born navigator who founded fame when he landed in the…
Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... Explored South Amer…
Commitment between Spain and Portugal... Crated a papal line of…
Spain's tightly controlled empire in the New World... To deal wi…
Christopher Columbus
Italian-born navigator who founded fame when he landed in the…
Amerigo Vespucci
Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... Explored South Amer…
19 terms
United States History
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
Thomas Jefferson
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
The 35th president of the United States. He said, "Ask not wh…
The third president of the US. He wrote the Declaration of In…
George Washington
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
100 terms
AP United States History Key Words Review part 1
Separatist vs non-Separatist Puritans
Northwest Passage
Conversion Experience
Social Reciprocity
Radical Calvinists against the Church of England; Separatists…
believed to provide shortcut from Atlantic to Pacific, search…
required of members of the Puritan Church; took the place of…
society naturally punishes criminals indiscriminantly
Separatist vs non-Separatist Puritans
Radical Calvinists against the Church of England; Separatists…
Northwest Passage
believed to provide shortcut from Atlantic to Pacific, search…
16 terms
Names and states history ap
Washington
Adams
Jefferson
Madison
Virginia
Massachusetts
Virginia
Virginia
Washington
Virginia
Adams
Massachusetts
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