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APUSH Period 5 Key Terms, AP US History: Period 5: 1844-1877, AP US History Period 5 (1844-1877), AP US History Period 5, APUSH Period 5 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive Slave Law
Uncle Tom's Cabin
New York Draft Riots
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's widely read novel that dramatized the…
1863. Uprising, mostly of working-class Irish-Americans, in p…
Popular Sovereignty
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
Fugitive Slave Law
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
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APUSH - AP US History
First New England Religion
Pilgrims were also known as
Left England because of
Left the Netherlands because of
Pilgrim
Separatists... Radicle Puritans
disliked the moral code of the church... had a bad stance with t…
Fear of Dutchification... Poverty
First New England Religion
Pilgrim
Pilgrims were also known as
Separatists... Radicle Puritans
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ap us history chapter 6 (apush)
Alexander Hamilton
James Madison
Virginia Plan
Sovereignty
Leader of the Federalists. First Secretary of the Treasury. H…
Father of Constitution... Supported Federalist Papers (along wit…
Virginia delegate James Madison's plan of government, in whic…
government free from external control
Alexander Hamilton
Leader of the Federalists. First Secretary of the Treasury. H…
James Madison
Father of Constitution... Supported Federalist Papers (along wit…
33 terms
ap us history chapter 5 (apush)
Tyranny
Common Sense
John Locke
Second Continental Congress
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
- life, liberty, and property.... - social contract of gov, peop…
Governed during American Revolution, They organized the conti…
Tyranny
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Common Sense
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
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ap us history chapter 8 (apush)
Second Bank of the United States
Protective Tariff
National Road
Stephen Long
chartered in 1816, much like its predecessor of 1791 but with…
A tax on an imported product instituted to protect infant ind…
first federally funded national road project, begun in 1811 u…
Called the Great Plains the "Great American Desert" and concl…
Second Bank of the United States
chartered in 1816, much like its predecessor of 1791 but with…
Protective Tariff
A tax on an imported product instituted to protect infant ind…
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APUSH Period 5 Key Terms, AP US History: Period 5: 1844-1877, AP US History Period 5 (1844-1877), AP US History Period 5, APUSH Period 5 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive Slave Law
Uncle Tom's Cabin
New York Draft Riots
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's widely read novel that dramatized the…
1863. Uprising, mostly of working-class Irish-Americans, in p…
Popular Sovereignty
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
Fugitive Slave Law
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
270 terms
APUSH Period 5 Key Terms, AP US History: Period 5: 1844-1877, AP US History Period 5 (1844-1877), AP US History Period 5, APUSH Period 5 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive Slave Law
Uncle Tom's Cabin
New York Draft Riots
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's widely read novel that dramatized the…
1863. Uprising, mostly of working-class Irish-Americans, in p…
Popular Sovereignty
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
Fugitive Slave Law
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
270 terms
APUSH Period 5 Key Terms, AP US History: Period 5: 1844-1877, AP US History Period 5 (1844-1877), AP US History Period 5, APUSH Period 5 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive Slave Law
Uncle Tom's Cabin
New York Draft Riots
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's widely read novel that dramatized the…
1863. Uprising, mostly of working-class Irish-Americans, in p…
Popular Sovereignty
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
Fugitive Slave Law
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
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ap us history chapter 7 (apush)
Treaty of San Ildefonso
The Burr Conspiracy
Continental system
Berlin and Milan Decrees
a secret treaty signed in 1800 which stated the formal transf…
Burr's attempt to take over Louisiana and secede from the nat…
Napoleon's policy of preventing trade between Great Britain a…
1806 and 1807- Berlin decree- Napoleon declared his own paper…
Treaty of San Ildefonso
a secret treaty signed in 1800 which stated the formal transf…
The Burr Conspiracy
Burr's attempt to take over Louisiana and secede from the nat…
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AP US History Chapter 1 Unit 1 Vocab - Lafayette APUSH
Bering Strait
Ice Age
First Americans Came...
civilization
narrow stretch of water that separates North America from Sib…
glaciers from this time formed a land bridge between Siberia…
believed to be between 35,000 to 25,000 years ago across Beri…
highly advanced way of life
Bering Strait
narrow stretch of water that separates North America from Sib…
Ice Age
glaciers from this time formed a land bridge between Siberia…
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ap us history chapter 5 (apush)
Tyranny
Common Sense
John Locke
Second Continental Congress
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
- life, liberty, and property.... - social contract of gov, peop…
Governed during American Revolution, They organized the conti…
Tyranny
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Common Sense
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that claimed the colonies…
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AP US HISTORY (APUSH) CHAPTER 1 TERMS
Canadian Shield (Laurentian Plateau)
Incas
Aztecs
Nation-States
Rich in minerals... Anchors the North American continent... First p…
From Peru... One of three advanced civilizations (Mayans and Azt…
From Mexico ... One of three advanced civilizations... What made th…
Describes those societies in which political legitimacy and a…
Canadian Shield (Laurentian Plateau)
Rich in minerals... Anchors the North American continent... First p…
Incas
From Peru... One of three advanced civilizations (Mayans and Azt…
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AMSCO AP US history chapter 6, APUSH
mt Vernon conference
Annapolis convention
constitutional convention
framers of constitution
Conference held by delegates from Virginia, Maryland, Delawar…
A dozen commissioners from New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania…
The meeting of state delegates in 1787 in Philadelphia called…
Group of delegates who drafted the United States Constitution…
mt Vernon conference
Conference held by delegates from Virginia, Maryland, Delawar…
Annapolis convention
A dozen commissioners from New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania…
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APUSH Period 5 c, AP US History Period 5 b, AP US Period 5 (1844-1870)
Alamo
Texas Annexation
James K. Polk
Mexican-American War
A Spanish mission converted into a fort, it was besieged by M…
1845. Originally refused in 1837, as the U.S. Government beli…
"dark horse" Democratic candidate; acquired majority of the w…
(1846-1848) The war between the United States and Mexico in w…
Alamo
A Spanish mission converted into a fort, it was besieged by M…
Texas Annexation
1845. Originally refused in 1837, as the U.S. Government beli…
AP US History Period 1, APUSH Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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APUSH (AP US History) Review Guide (Customized)
Maize cultivation
Mexico
American Southwest
Northwest and California
major cultivation crop of Indians; helped encourage populatio…
location greatly affected positively thanks to the Maize cult…
based on maize as well and many very swell irrigation systems
consisted of Chinooks
Maize cultivation
major cultivation crop of Indians; helped encourage populatio…
Mexico
location greatly affected positively thanks to the Maize cult…
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AP US History Chapter 1, APUSH Vocabulary 1-5
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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Apush Road to Revolution Test, AP US History Chapter 7
Boycott
Troops sent into Boston
John Locke
John Adams
Most effective weapons for protest among the colonists
Result of opposition to the Townshend Act
Believed people had "natural rights" in life Liberty and prop…
The man who was in charge of defending the troops of the Bost…
Boycott
Most effective weapons for protest among the colonists
Troops sent into Boston
Result of opposition to the Townshend Act
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Ch.6 WHS AP US History, APUSH ch.6 Quiz
By the late 1780s, dissatisfaction wit…
In 1786, Alexander Hamilton found an i…
Which event, more than any other, conv…
The delegates to the Constitutional Co…
D. was ineffective
B. James Madison
C. Shays's Rebellion
E. were well educated by the standards of their time
By the late 1780s, dissatisfaction wit…
D. was ineffective
In 1786, Alexander Hamilton found an i…
B. James Madison
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AP US History: Exploration
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Henry de Soto
Ponce de Leon
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
First person to sail into the Miss. River in 1542
Discovered and claimed Florida (Land of the Flowers) for Spai…
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
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AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US History Vocabulary (41-60), Divine APUSH chapt 1, APUSH Chapter 1, Period 1 1491-1607 APUSH
Communism
Confiscate
Conglomerate
Conscription
The final state of social evolution according to Marx, in whi…
Take or seize (someone's property) with authority.
A large corporation formed by merging many diverse companies.
Compulsory enlistment for state service, typically into the a…
Communism
The final state of social evolution according to Marx, in whi…
Confiscate
Take or seize (someone's property) with authority.
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
34 terms
AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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AP US History Chapter 14
Crittenden Compromise
total war
Draft (conscription)
habeas corpus
A plan proposed by Senator John J. Crittenden for a constitut…
A form of warfare that mobilizes all of a societies resources…
The system for selecting individuals for compulsory military…
A legal writ forcing government authorities to justify their…
Crittenden Compromise
A plan proposed by Senator John J. Crittenden for a constitut…
total war
A form of warfare that mobilizes all of a societies resources…
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AP US History (APUSH) Unit 2 Period 3 American Pageant Chapters 7-10 Review
Proclamation of 1763
Mercantilism
Molasses Act
Navigation Acts of 1763
Prevented the colonists from expanding further West than the…
Colonies exist to make the mother country richer, especially…
Lowered taxes but still angered colonists because the law was…
Tried to stop smuggling, and actually began enforcing the pre…
Proclamation of 1763
Prevented the colonists from expanding further West than the…
Mercantilism
Colonies exist to make the mother country richer, especially…
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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AP US History/APUSH Vocab Chapters 5-6 Henretta: Key Concepts and Events
Sugar Act of 1764
vice-admiralty courts
Stamp Act of 1765
virtual representation
British law that decreased the duty on French molasses, makin…
A maritime tribunal presided over by a royally appointed judg…
British law imposing a tax on all paper used in the colonies.…
The claim made by British politicians that the interests of t…
Sugar Act of 1764
British law that decreased the duty on French molasses, makin…
vice-admiralty courts
A maritime tribunal presided over by a royally appointed judg…
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AP US History Chapter 22
Adkins v Children's Hospital
Welfare capitalism
Red Scare
Palmer raids
1923 Supreme Court case that voided a minimum a minimum wage…
An approach to labor relations in which companies meet some o…
Term for the communism that swept the country first after WWI…
A series of raids on radical organizations that peaked in Jan…
Adkins v Children's Hospital
1923 Supreme Court case that voided a minimum a minimum wage…
Welfare capitalism
An approach to labor relations in which companies meet some o…
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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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…
20 terms
AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
32 terms
AP US History Chapter 11
individualism
American Renaissance
utopias
socialism
Word coined by Alexis de Tocqueville in 1835 to describe Amer…
A literary explosion during the 1840s inspired in part by Eme…
Communities founded by reformers and transcendentalists to he…
a system of social and economic organization based on the com…
individualism
Word coined by Alexis de Tocqueville in 1835 to describe Amer…
American Renaissance
A literary explosion during the 1840s inspired in part by Eme…
532 terms
AP US History Review
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
St. Augustine (1565)
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
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Combo with "AP US History First Semester Exam" and Apush Flashcards
Abraham Lincoln
Alexander Hamilton
Andrew Jackson
Anti-federalist
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
1789-1795; First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated crea…
7th President of the United States (1829-1837), who as a gene…
Opposed to a strong central government; saw undemocratic tend…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
Alexander Hamilton
1789-1795; First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated crea…
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APUSH Amsco Chapter 11, Amsco AP US History Chapter 8,9,11, Amsco AP US History Chapter 9
Antebellum Period
Second Great Awakening
Timothy Dwight
Revivalism, revival camp meetings
Period before the Civil War.
Religious revivals in US early 19th century. Reactions agains…
Yale president. Motivated young men to become evangelical pre…
Religious practice that appealed emotions and fear of damnati…
Antebellum Period
Period before the Civil War.
Second Great Awakening
Religious revivals in US early 19th century. Reactions agains…
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AP US History: Must Knows Quiz, APUSH *MUST KNOWS* TO STUDY
multiple choice
short answer
Long essay + DBQ
Period 1
40%... 55 questions... 55 minutes
20%... 4 questions... 50 minutes... identify & explain
40%... 90 minutes
1492-1607... 5%... can't be on the essays
multiple choice
40%... 55 questions... 55 minutes
short answer
20%... 4 questions... 50 minutes... identify & explain
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AP US History Dates Test
1492
1607
1619
1754
Columbus sails ocean blue. What a loser.
Jamestown established.
First African slaves brought to North America.
French and Indian War Begins
1492
Columbus sails ocean blue. What a loser.
1607
Jamestown established.
500 terms
AP US History Flashcards
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *Explore…
1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a Papal…
1400s and 1500s... *Spain tightly controlled empire in the New W…
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
Amerigo Vespucci
1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *Explore…
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Key Terms for APUSH AP Test from AP US History Crash Course
Columbian Exchange
Mercantilism
Half-Way Covenant
The Enlightenment
refers to the exchange of plants, animals, and diseases betwe…
economic philosophy that guided Great Britain in the 1600s an…
established by the Puritans to ease requirements for church m…
18th century philosophy that stressed that reason could be us…
Columbian Exchange
refers to the exchange of plants, animals, and diseases betwe…
Mercantilism
economic philosophy that guided Great Britain in the 1600s an…
90 terms
AP US History (APUSH) Unit 3 Period 4 1790-1860 American Pageant Chapters 11-17
Election of 1800
Revolution of 1800
Hamilton/Burr Duel
Judiciary Act of 1801
John Adams vs. Thomas Jefferson; Jefferson beat Adams and tie…
Another name for the Election of 1800, it was called this bec…
1804- Burr killed Hamilton because he thought Hamilton persua…
Introduced the 4 midnight judges and put Federalist ideas in…
Election of 1800
John Adams vs. Thomas Jefferson; Jefferson beat Adams and tie…
Revolution of 1800
Another name for the Election of 1800, it was called this bec…
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AP US HISTORY
Whigs
Parliament
French & Indian War
Albany Plan of Union (1754)
a member of the patriotic party during the Revolutionary peri…
a legislative body in any of various other countries.... a meet…
the war in America in which France and its Indian allies oppo…
a meeting of delegates from seven American colonies, held in…
Whigs
a member of the patriotic party during the Revolutionary peri…
Parliament
a legislative body in any of various other countries.... a meet…
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AP US History People
George Grenville
John Dickinson
Charles Townshend
Lord North
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
the Chancellor of the Exchequer had a large hand in creating…
Became Prime Minister in 1770, persuaded Parliament to repeal…
George Grenville
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
John Dickinson
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
27 terms
AP US History Revolution
First Continental Congress (1774)
Radicals (American Revolution)
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
All of the colonies except Georgia sent representatives to de…
Colonists that supported the revolution and Independence from…
Radical from Virginia; delegate at Continental Congress. "Giv…
Radical from Massachusetts; delegate at Continental Congress;…
First Continental Congress (1774)
All of the colonies except Georgia sent representatives to de…
Radicals (American Revolution)
Colonists that supported the revolution and Independence from…
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AP US History Constitution
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Great (Connecticut) Compromise
Commerce Compromise
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
Provisions:... 1) A state's representation in the House of Repre…
Provisions:... The South agreed to federal control over foreign…
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
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AP US History Chapter 22
Vannevar Bush
Clarence Darrow
Japanese
Langston Hughes
American engineer, known for heading the US Office of Scienti…
A famed criminal defense lawyer for Scopes, who supported evo…
Japanese and Japanese Americans from the West Coast of the Un…
African American poet who described the rich culture of afric…
Vannevar Bush
American engineer, known for heading the US Office of Scienti…
Clarence Darrow
A famed criminal defense lawyer for Scopes, who supported evo…
27 terms
AP US History: Reconstruction
black codes
black reconstruction
John Wilkes Booth
carpetbaggers
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
Blacks could vote and had rights, but black codes kept them v…
..., was an American stage actor who, as part of a conspiracy…
A derogatory term applied to Northerners who migrated south d…
black codes
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
black reconstruction
Blacks could vote and had rights, but black codes kept them v…
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AP US History Period 2 (1607-1754)
Jamestown
John Smith
John Rolfe
Pocohontas
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
An American Indian princess who saved the life of John Smith…
Jamestown
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
John Smith
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
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