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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Jamestown
John Smith
Starving time
John Rolfe
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
The winter of 1609 to 1610 was known as the "starving time" t…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Jamestown
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
John Smith
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
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AP US History Unit 1
Benjamin Rush
Smallpox
The Great Dying
Benjamin Franklin
Sons of Liberty Member, signed Declaration of Independence, s…
One of the most deadly diseases in early America. Wiped out t…
Native American name for the smallpox disease that killed off…
Second most important enlightenment thinker, Albany plan of u…
Benjamin Rush
Sons of Liberty Member, signed Declaration of Independence, s…
Smallpox
One of the most deadly diseases in early America. Wiped out t…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
New France (1608)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
A French colony in North America. Fell to the British in 1763.
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Jamestown
John Smith
Starving time
John Rolfe
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
The winter of 1609 to 1610 was known as the "starving time" t…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Jamestown
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
John Smith
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
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AP US History Unit 1
Landbrige (Bering)
Amerigo Vespucci
Anasazi
Adena and Hopewell
route where humans from Asia and Europe came over to the Amer…
explorer America named after
in Chaco Canyon, roads, irrigation system
(Ohio Valley): Large ceremonial grounds, trade network
Landbrige (Bering)
route where humans from Asia and Europe came over to the Amer…
Amerigo Vespucci
explorer America named after
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AP US History Unit 1 Pre-Colombian to Constitution
Mercantilism
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
New Amsterdam
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
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Unit 1 AP US History
Lord Baltimore
James Oglethorpe
royal charter
slave codes
founded Maryland- prominent English Catholic family- wanted r…
Found George- military leader- interested in prison reform- r…
king gives person land in a different place
defined the slaves' legal status and how their masters could…
Lord Baltimore
founded Maryland- prominent English Catholic family- wanted r…
James Oglethorpe
Found George- military leader- interested in prison reform- r…
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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Unit 1 AP US History
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
Spanish Conquistadors
Cortes and the Aztecs
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
Cortes was a Spanish conquistador who traveled to Mesoamerica…
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
Columbian Exchange
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
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AP US History Unit 1
Hunter-gatherer economy
Agricultural economy
Western Hemisphere
Plantation-based Agriculture
An economy based on women gathering and men hunting for food
An economy based on farming, or earning most of its money fro…
Land of the Earth that is west of the Prime Meridian
Big farms that were supported by the encomienda system. Nativ…
Hunter-gatherer economy
An economy based on women gathering and men hunting for food
Agricultural economy
An economy based on farming, or earning most of its money fro…
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AP US History: Unit 1
Northwest Passage
Act of Toleration
Columbian Exchange
Anne Hutchinson
Description: The Northwest Passage is a sea route connecting…
Description: Guaranteed toleration of all Christians in Maryl…
Global transfer of goods, plants, and foodstuffs started by C…
A Puritan woman who very intelligent and disagreed with the P…
Northwest Passage
Description: The Northwest Passage is a sea route connecting…
Act of Toleration
Description: Guaranteed toleration of all Christians in Maryl…
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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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AP US History Unit 1
Christopher Columbus
Treaty of Tordesillas
Conquistadors
Encomienda system
1492 "Discovered" the Americas for European settlement, hired…
1494 established papal line of demarcation in the Americas be…
General term for Spanish explorers in the New World who sough…
King of Spain gave land grants to Spanish Conquistadors in re…
Christopher Columbus
1492 "Discovered" the Americas for European settlement, hired…
Treaty of Tordesillas
1494 established papal line of demarcation in the Americas be…
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AP US History Unit 1
The Columbian Exchange
Treaty of Tordesillas
Spanish Conquistadors
Roanoke
-It is trade between the Old Wold (Europeans) and New World (…
-(1494) It is a treaty between Spain and Portugal settling co…
-Spanish explorers who serve God and search for gold and glor…
(1585)1st English settlement, founded by Sir Walter Raleigh,…
The Columbian Exchange
-It is trade between the Old Wold (Europeans) and New World (…
Treaty of Tordesillas
-(1494) It is a treaty between Spain and Portugal settling co…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary AP US History
Mayas
Incas
Aztecs
Conquistadors
A member of an American Indian people of Yucatán and adjacent…
A member of a South American Indian people living in the cent…
A member of the American Indian people dominant in Mexico bef…
A conqueror, especially one of the Spanish conquerors of Mexi…
Mayas
A member of an American Indian people of Yucatán and adjacent…
Incas
A member of a South American Indian people living in the cent…
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Unit 1 AP US History
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
Conquistadors
Cortes and the Aztecs
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
Cortes was a Spanish conquistador who traveled to Mesoamerica…
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
Columbian Exchange
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
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AP US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Encomienda
Mercantilism
House of Burgesses
Exchange of goods, ideas, diseases, and people between the Am…
A grant of authority over a population of American Indians in…
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
The first elected legislative assembly in the New World estab…
Columbian Exchange
Exchange of goods, ideas, diseases, and people between the Am…
Encomienda
A grant of authority over a population of American Indians in…
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AP US History Unit 1
Aztecs and Incas
Dias
Da gama
caravelle
groups of indians... 1st in Central America conquered by Cortes,…
explorer who got to the tip of africa...portuguese
explorer who rounded the tip of africa...portuguese
Portuguese ship that could turn around. Good for exploring.
Aztecs and Incas
groups of indians... 1st in Central America conquered by Cortes,…
Dias
explorer who got to the tip of africa...portuguese
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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AP US History Unit 1
A ____ ______ was the most likely way…
Building _________ ______, ________ __…
What types of large draft animals did…
What was the crop that became a staple…
Land bridge
elaborate cities; talented mathematicians; human
None
Maize
A ____ ______ was the most likely way…
Land bridge
Building _________ ______, ________ __…
elaborate cities; talented mathematicians; human
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Encomienda
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
dependency relation system that started in Spain during the R…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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unit 1 - AP US History
Great Awakening
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1793
Sugar Act
series of religious revivals in the North American British co…
War between colonists of Britian and colonists of France & Na…
statement that declared the war had ended following the Briti…
British law enacted in 1764 that put a tax on sugar and molas…
Great Awakening
series of religious revivals in the North American British co…
French and Indian War
War between colonists of Britian and colonists of France & Na…
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AP US History Unit 1 Review
Roanoke
Ferdinand Magellan
Christopher Columbus
The Conquistadors
A colony organized by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1585 off the coas…
Portuguese explorer who became the first person to sail acros…
Spanish explorer that exposed the Spanish to the North Americ…
(Conquerors) individuals that collected and exported as much…
Roanoke
A colony organized by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1585 off the coas…
Ferdinand Magellan
Portuguese explorer who became the first person to sail acros…
23 terms
unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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Unit 1 Vocabulary - US History
Radiocarbon dating
Ice Age
Glacier
Nomad
Archaeologists use this test to determine the date/age of org…
Period of time when huge sheets of ice covered much of the ea…
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
Moving from place to place with no permanent home
Radiocarbon dating
Archaeologists use this test to determine the date/age of org…
Ice Age
Period of time when huge sheets of ice covered much of the ea…
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AP US History Unit 1
Western Hemisphere
Meridian. It is often used in a genera…
Northwest Peoples
included groups such as the Chinook, T…
is technically the half of the earth that lies west of the Pr…
...
were people who lived along the Pacific Northwest Coast. They
...
Western Hemisphere
is technically the half of the earth that lies west of the Pr…
Meridian. It is often used in a genera…
...
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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
70 terms
AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
Unit 1 AP US History Vocab
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
Conquistadors
Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
A commercial system surrounding the process of transporting b…
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
Columbian Exchange
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
70 terms
AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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AP US History- Unit 1 terms
maize
Pueblo Indians
Iroquoi Confederation
Mestizo
corn grown by the Iroquois and other Native Americans. this c…
a tribe of Native American people who resided in permanent dw…
the Iroquois Confederation developed the political and organi…
A part of the Spanish caste system, this term referred to som…
maize
corn grown by the Iroquois and other Native Americans. this c…
Pueblo Indians
a tribe of Native American people who resided in permanent dw…
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US History Unit 1
Middle Passage
The Great Awakening
Taxation without Representation
The presence of British Troops in the…
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
One of the main issues in the dispute between the British and…
This was one of the reasons that the Colonists revolted again…
Middle Passage
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
The Great Awakening
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Asiento System
Bartolome de las Casas
Cristopher Columbus
Conquistadores
System that took slaves to the New World to work for the Span…
First Bishop of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. He devoted a lot…
Italian navigator who "discovered" the New World for the Euro…
Spanish conquerors or soldiers who helped to conquer both the…
Asiento System
System that took slaves to the New World to work for the Span…
Bartolome de las Casas
First Bishop of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. He devoted a lot…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Christopher Columbus
Pre-Columbian era
Native Americans
Bering Strait
An Italian explorer who is often credited for the discovery o…
Period in North America before the arrival of Columbus. Durin…
Members of the various tribes of indigenous people in North A…
Thawed waterway between modern day Alaska and Russia
Christopher Columbus
An Italian explorer who is often credited for the discovery o…
Pre-Columbian era
Period in North America before the arrival of Columbus. Durin…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Jamestown
John Smith
Starving time
John Rolfe
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
The winter of 1609 to 1610 was known as the "starving time" t…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Jamestown
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
John Smith
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
AP us history unit 1
Virginia company
Tobacco cultivation
Powhatan
Primogeniture
A group of wealthy individuals who wanted to find gold in Jam…
Growing and farming of tobacco
Native American tribe that lived in the Jamestown area
the right of succession belonging to the firstborn child
Virginia company
A group of wealthy individuals who wanted to find gold in Jam…
Tobacco cultivation
Growing and farming of tobacco
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocab
Reciprocity
Kinship Bonds
Assimilate
St. Augustine
mutual exchange of commercial or other privileges. Many Nativ…
bonds of familial relationship, whether by blood or law. Thes…
To take in; to absorb; to learn thoroughly. The English colon…
A fortress erected in 1565 to block the French from expanding…
Reciprocity
mutual exchange of commercial or other privileges. Many Nativ…
Kinship Bonds
bonds of familial relationship, whether by blood or law. Thes…
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AP US History Unit 1 Vocabulary
Pangea
nomad
glaciation
aboriginal
hypothetical land area believed to have once connected nearly…
a member of a group of people who move from place to place in…
the process, condition, or result of being covered by glacier…
being the first or earliest known of its kind present in a re…
Pangea
hypothetical land area believed to have once connected nearly…
nomad
a member of a group of people who move from place to place in…
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AP US History Unit 1 Review
Roanoke
Ferdinand Magellan
Christopher Columbus
The Conquistadors
A colony organized by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1585 off the coas…
Portuguese explorer who became the first person to sail acros…
Spanish explorer that exposed the Spanish to the North Americ…
(Conquerors) individuals that collected and exported as much…
Roanoke
A colony organized by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1585 off the coas…
Ferdinand Magellan
Portuguese explorer who became the first person to sail acros…
60 terms
AP US History - Unit 1
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
Conquistador(es)
Treaty of Tordesillas
...
...
...
...
Christopher Columbus
...
Columbian Exchange
...
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AP US History - Unit 1 Review Vocabulary
Bering Strait and Land Bridge
Maya
Aztec
Hopewell
A 100-mile-wide land bridge connecting Siberia and Alaska, wh…
Native Americans who lived along the Gulf of Mexico, Yucatan…
Native American tribe known for their farming methods; they s…
Native American people of contemporary Ohio, who domesticated…
Bering Strait and Land Bridge
A 100-mile-wide land bridge connecting Siberia and Alaska, wh…
Maya
Native Americans who lived along the Gulf of Mexico, Yucatan…
23 terms
AP US History Unit 1
Great Awakening
Church of England
Mayflower Compact
John Winthrop
A series of religious revivals swept through the colonies in…
The established church in England that is also known as the A…
Agreement made by the Pilgrims in 1620 when they landed at Pl…
The first governor and one of the founders of the Massachuset…
Great Awakening
A series of religious revivals swept through the colonies in…
Church of England
The established church in England that is also known as the A…
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AP US History Unit 1
Zenger case
Johnathan Edwards
George Whitefield
Samuel de Champlain
The case that established the precedent that true statements…
An American theologian and congregational clergyman whose ser…
(1739) Stressed that God was all powerful and would save only…
French explorer in Nova Scotia who established a settlement o…
Zenger case
The case that established the precedent that true statements…
Johnathan Edwards
An American theologian and congregational clergyman whose ser…
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AP US History (Unit 1)
Columbian Exchange
Racially Mixed Populations
Caste System
Encomienda
Positives:... Food- Increase in population (Maize, potato, squas…
Mestizo- Spanish and Native American... Zambo- Native American…
Peninsular- Spanish born in Spain... Criollo- Spanish born in N…
-Spanish labor... -Grow cash crops... -Indians were labor source... -W…
Columbian Exchange
Positives:... Food- Increase in population (Maize, potato, squas…
Racially Mixed Populations
Mestizo- Spanish and Native American... Zambo- Native American…
44 terms
AP US History: Unit 1
Henry Clay
David Wilmot
John C. Calhoun
Stephen Douglas
A senator who proposed the missouri compromise
A hero in the war with Mexico, he was the Whig candidate for…
A senator from South Carolina Who believed that the governmen…
A senator from Illinois who favored the idea of popular sover…
Henry Clay
A senator who proposed the missouri compromise
David Wilmot
A hero in the war with Mexico, he was the Whig candidate for…
44 terms
AP US History Unit 1-3
Land Bridge
Mayas
Incas
Aztecs
a bridge between two larger pieces of land formed by a small…
The Indians of one of the most advanced early civilizations o…
A Native American people who built a notable civilization in…
Ancient civilization (1200-1521AD) that was located in what i…
Land Bridge
a bridge between two larger pieces of land formed by a small…
Mayas
The Indians of one of the most advanced early civilizations o…
37 terms
AP US History Unit 1 Study Guide
Paleo-Indians
Sexual Division of Labor
Amerigo Vespucci
Leif Ericsson
came in three different groupings to America, came 30,000 yea…
Men do the work, women cook/do agriculture, Native Americans…
First to publish the idea that a new continent was discovered…
Had a short-lived settlement in model of Newfoundland in 1001…
Paleo-Indians
came in three different groupings to America, came 30,000 yea…
Sexual Division of Labor
Men do the work, women cook/do agriculture, Native Americans…
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