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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates met in Philadelphia to cr…
Leader who helped write the Constitution. (p. 105)
James Madison
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 14
Jefferson Davis
Alexander H. Stephens
greenbacks
Morrill Tariff Act
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
Name given to paper money issued by the Union government duri…
In 1861, this tariff act raised rates to increase revenue and…
Jefferson Davis
He served as President of the Confederate States during the C…
Alexander H. Stephens
He served as vice president of the Confederate States of Amer…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 10
Indian Removal Act
Cherokee Nation v. Georgia
Worcester v. Georgia
Cherokee trail of tears
In 1830, this act forced the resettlement of thousands of Nat…
In 1831, this Supreme Court case ruled that the Cherokees wer…
In 1832, this Supreme Court case ruled that the laws of Georg…
In 1838, the U.S. Army forced 15,000 Cherokees to leave Georg…
Indian Removal Act
In 1830, this act forced the resettlement of thousands of Nat…
Cherokee Nation v. Georgia
In 1831, this Supreme Court case ruled that the Cherokees wer…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 18
causes of immigration
old immigrants
new immigrants
Statue of Liberty
Forces in the United States driving this process were (1) pol…
Through the 1880s, they came to the United States from northe…
From the 1890s to 1914, they came to the United States from s…
Began in the 1870's, by the French sculptor Frederic-Auguste…
causes of immigration
Forces in the United States driving this process were (1) pol…
old immigrants
Through the 1880s, they came to the United States from northe…
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AP US History Chapter 14 (b)
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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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 2
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
Act of Toleration
Roger Williams
Providence
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
A respected Puritan minister who believed that the individual…
This settlement has founded in 1636 by Roger Williams. (p. 29)
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
Act of Toleration
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
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AP US History Chapter 21 People
Theodore Roosevelt
Alfred Mahan
Queen Liliuokalani
Emilio Aguinaldo
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
Hawaiian Ruler, who called for new constitution to increase t…
Leader of the Filipino independence movement against Spain (1…
Theodore Roosevelt
1858-1919. 26th President. Increased size of Navy, "Great Whi…
Alfred Mahan
American Naval officer and historian. He is most famous for h…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 11
utopian communities
Shakers
Amana Colonies
Robert Owen
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
A German religious communal movement in Ohio which emphasized…
A Welsh industrialist and reformer who founded the New Harmon…
utopian communities
Over one hundred of these experimental communities were start…
Shakers
This early religious communal movement held property in commo…
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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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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 27
elections of 1952, 1956
Dwight Eisenhower
Adlai Stevenson
Richard Nixon
In these two presidential elections Dwight Eisenhower and Ric…
The United States general who supervised the invasion of Norm…
An Illinois governor and the Democratic presidential nominee…
He was vice president under Dwight Eisenhower. In 19868, he w…
elections of 1952, 1956
In these two presidential elections Dwight Eisenhower and Ric…
Dwight Eisenhower
The United States general who supervised the invasion of Norm…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 5
Intolerable Acts
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
John Adams
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Intolerable Acts
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Patrick Henry
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
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AP US History Chapter 16 Key People
William Seward
Emmeline Wells
John Wesley Powell
Chief Joseph
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
Explorer and geologist who warned that traditional agricultur…
Leader of the Nez Perce nation who tried to help them escape…
William Seward
Secretary of state from 1861 to 1869 under Lincoln and Johnso…
Emmeline Wells
Women's right advocate. Served as president of Mormon church.
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AP US History Period 5
peculiar institution
John C. Calhoun
Harriet Tubman
Sojourner Truth
..., southern euphemism for slavery
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
..., United States abolitionist born a slave on a plantation…
..., United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed fr…
peculiar institution
..., southern euphemism for slavery
John C. Calhoun
..., South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, li…
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AP US History Period 4
Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Election of 1800
Hartford Convention, 1814
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
aka Revolution of 1800- election that led to a peaceful trans…
meeting of Federalists during the War of 1812 in which anti-w…
Federalist
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Democratic-Republicans
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 9
Northeast
Old Northwest
sectionalism
Nativists
In the early 19th century, the area which included New Englan…
In the early 19th century, the territory which stretched from…
Loyalty to a particular region of the country. (p. 173)
Native-born Americans who reacted strongly against the immigr…
Northeast
In the early 19th century, the area which included New Englan…
Old Northwest
In the early 19th century, the territory which stretched from…
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AP US History Period 4
Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Election of 1800
Hartford Convention, 1814
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
aka Revolution of 1800- election that led to a peaceful trans…
meeting of Federalists during the War of 1812 in which anti-w…
Federalist
political party created in the 1790s led by Alexander Hamilto…
Democratic-Republicans
Political party created in the 1790's - led by Thomas Jeffers…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 23
Warren Harding
Charles Evans Hughes
Andrew Mellon
Harry Daugherty
In November 1920, he was elected the 29th president of the Un…
A former presidential candidate and Supreme Court justice who…
A Pittsburgh industrialist and millionaire who was appointed…
Attorney General under President Harding who accepted bribes…
Warren Harding
In November 1920, he was elected the 29th president of the Un…
Charles Evans Hughes
A former presidential candidate and Supreme Court justice who…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 7
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
war hawks
Henry Clay
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
The 1810 congressional election brought a group of young Demo…
In 1810, he was a Kentucky member of the House of Representat…
Thomas Jefferson
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
Louisiana Purchase
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 25
Good Neighbor Policy
Pan-American conferences
Soviet Union recognized
Independence for Philippines
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
The Republican presidents of the 1920's had refused to grant…
In 1934, President Roosevelt persuaded Congress to pass the T…
Good Neighbor Policy
President Franklin Roosevelt's foreign policy of promoting be…
Pan-American conferences
In 1933, the United States attended a conference in Montevide…
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AP US History Chapter 18
Fire-eaters
Democratic party in 1848
Lewis Cass
Popular sovereignty
refers to a group of extremist pro-slavery politicians from t…
- Polk pledged himself to one term... - Democrat convention went…
Democrat candidate who believed slavery should be decided bas…
People in the territory should determine the status of slavery
Fire-eaters
refers to a group of extremist pro-slavery politicians from t…
Democratic party in 1848
- Polk pledged himself to one term... - Democrat convention went…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 4
Patrick Henry
Stamp Act Congress
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
John Dickinson; Letters from a Farmer…
Young Virginian lawyer who coined the phrase "No taxation wit…
Representatives from nine colonies met in New York in 1765 an…
Secret society organized to intimidated tax agents. Sometimes…
In 1767 and 1768, he argued that the idea of no taxation with…
Patrick Henry
Young Virginian lawyer who coined the phrase "No taxation wit…
Stamp Act Congress
Representatives from nine colonies met in New York in 1765 an…
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AP US History Chapter 7
John Hancock
Lord North
George Grenville
Samuel Adams
Boston smuggler and prominent leader of the colonial resistan…
Tory prime minister and pliant aide to George III from 1770 t…
British prime minister who fueled tensions between Britain an…
Boston revolutionary who organized Massachusetts' committees…
John Hancock
Boston smuggler and prominent leader of the colonial resistan…
Lord North
Tory prime minister and pliant aide to George III from 1770 t…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 20
William Seward
Monroe Doctrine
French in Mexico
Alaska Purchase
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
In 1865, Secretary of State William Seward invoked the Monroe…
In 1867, Secretary of State William Seward bought Alaska from…
William Seward
Secretary of State who was responsible for purchasing Alaskan…
Monroe Doctrine
This doctrine stated that European powers could not interfere…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 29
Henry Kissinger
Vietnamization
Nixon Doctrine
Kent State
Nixon's national security adviser, he later become secretary…
President Nixon announced that he would gradually withdraw U.…
This doctrine declared that Asian allies would receive U.S. s…
In April 1970, President Nixon expanded the war by using U.S.…
Henry Kissinger
Nixon's national security adviser, he later become secretary…
Vietnamization
President Nixon announced that he would gradually withdraw U.…
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AP US History General Terms
Demographics
Culture
Politics
Social
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
relationships between people
Demographics
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
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AP US History Ch. 19 Terms
Chicago school
mutual aid society
race riot
tenement
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
A term for an attack on African Americans by white mobs, trig…
A high-density, cheap, five- or six-story housing unit design…
Chicago school
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
mutual aid society
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
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AP US History Period 3
2nd Continental Congress
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Articles of Confederation
a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies which me…
pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775 which advocated the…
document adopted by the Continental Congress in Philadelphia…
document adopted by the Continental Congress in 1777 which es…
2nd Continental Congress
a convention of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies which me…
Common Sense
pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1775 which advocated the…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 17
The Great American Desert
100th meridian
buffalo herds
Great Plains
Name given to lands between the Mississippi and the Pacific C…
The plains west of this meridian had few trees and usually re…
These animals were essential to the nomadic Native American t…
The region west of the Mississippi River and east of the Rock…
The Great American Desert
Name given to lands between the Mississippi and the Pacific C…
100th meridian
The plains west of this meridian had few trees and usually re…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 22
Allied Powers
Central Powers
neutrality
submarine warfare
In World War I, Great Britain, France, and Russia were known…
In World War I, Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ottoman Empire…
A declaration of a country that it will not choose sides in a…
Germany's greatest hope against British sea power was this ne…
Allied Powers
In World War I, Great Britain, France, and Russia were known…
Central Powers
In World War I, Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Ottoman Empire…
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AP US History Period 4 (1800-1848)
Era of Good Feelings
Sectionalism
James Monroe
Nationalism
A name for President Monroe's two terms, a period of strong n…
Different parts of the country developing unique and separate…
The fifth president of the United States. His administration…
A devotion to the interests and culture of one's nation.
Era of Good Feelings
A name for President Monroe's two terms, a period of strong n…
Sectionalism
Different parts of the country developing unique and separate…
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Ap US History period 3
The French and Indian War
The Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
The Coercive Acts
1754-1763... War between French and British in American colonies…
Line drawn by British Parliament, colonists not allowed to se…
1765 taxes on a stamp that must be put on paper, office docum…
1774 intolerable acts
The French and Indian War
1754-1763... War between French and British in American colonies…
The Proclamation of 1763
Line drawn by British Parliament, colonists not allowed to se…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 24
stock market crash
Black Tuesday
Dow Jones index
buying on margin
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
The Wall Street stock market index. In September 1929 the ind…
This purchase method allowed people to borrow most of the cos…
stock market crash
A boom stock market of 1928 led to a sell off starting in Oct…
Black Tuesday
On October 29, 1929, millions of panicky investors sold, as t…
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AP US History Chapter 5
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 royally appointed judge,…
British law imposing a tax on all paper used in the colonies
The claim made by the British that the interests of the Ameri…
Sugar Act of 1764
British law that decreased the duty on French molasses, makin…
vice-admiralty courts
a maritime tribunal presided over by royally appointed judge,…
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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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AP US History Chapter 17 Terms
Homestead lockout
management revolution
vertical integration
trust
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
A business model in which a corporation controls all aspects…
A small group of associates that hold stock from a group of c…
Homestead lockout
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
management revolution
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
James Monroe
cultural nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
The fifth President of the United States (1817-1825). His adm…
A new generation was interested in expanding west, had little…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
cultural nationalism
economic nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
pride and love of one's country and the characteristics that…
Political movement to subsidize internal improvements such as…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
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AP US History Period 1 (1491-1607)
Columbian Exchange
Encomienda
Atlantic slave trade
Bartolome de las Casas
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas, i…
Lasted from 16th century until the 19th century. Trade of Afr…
First bishop of Chiapas, in southern Mexico. He devoted most…
Columbian Exchange
An exchange of goods, ideas and skills from the Old World (Eu…
Encomienda
A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas, i…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 16
nation's first big business
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Eastern Trunk Lines
transcontinental railroads
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
In the early days of the railroads, from 1830s to the 1860s,…
During the Civil War, Congress authorized land grants and loa…
nation's first big business
Railroads created a nationwide market for goods. This encoura…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
He merged local railroads into the New York Entral Railroad,…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 19
laissez-faire economics and politics
divided electorate
identity politics
"Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion"
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
Political activity and ideas based on the shared experiences…
In the 1884 election, the Democratic party was labeled with t…
laissez-faire economics and politics
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
divided electorate
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
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AP US History Chapter 1
Henry the Navigator
Christopher Columbus
Treaty of Tordesillas
Conquistadors
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
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…
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
Christopher Columbus
1492 "Discovered" the Americas for European settlement, hired…
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AP US History Period 3, 1754-1800
Seven Years' (French and Indian) War
"No Taxation Without Representation."
Enlightenment
Benjamin Franklin
fought between the colonies of British America and New France…
a phrase, generally attributed to James Otis about 1761, that…
a philosophical movement which dominated the world of ideas i…
One of the founding fathers, famous for presence in the Ameri…
Seven Years' (French and Indian) War
fought between the colonies of British America and New France…
"No Taxation Without Representation."
a phrase, generally attributed to James Otis about 1761, that…
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AP US History Period 2
The Protestant Reformation
Triangular trade
Mercantilism, Navigation acts and Salu…
The great awakening
Protestant religions had...... - more emphasis on the bible... -All…
Econamic system that comes after the Columbian Exchange... -Navi…
-Enforce of neglect... Attempts to enforce mercantilism are navi…
-1730's... Jonathan Edward... -"sinners in the hands of an angry go…
The Protestant Reformation
Protestant religions had...... - more emphasis on the bible... -All…
Triangular trade
Econamic system that comes after the Columbian Exchange... -Navi…
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AP US History: Chapter 7
Marbury v. Madison
Judicial Review
Judiciary Act of 1801
Midnight appointments
Who: John Marshall, William Marbury, James Madison... What: A c…
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
A law that increased the number of federal judges, allowing P…
After 1800, the only branch left in the Federalists' hands wa…
Marbury v. Madison
Who: John Marshall, William Marbury, James Madison... What: A c…
Judicial Review
The power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
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AP US History Unit 4
Bill of Rights
Judiciary Act of 1789
Assumption
Alexander Hamilton
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court syst…
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof... The dog…
First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a n…
Bill of Rights
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Judiciary Act of 1789
Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court syst…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 30
Milton Friedman
political action committees (PACs)
Proposition 13
Arthur Laffer
Free market economist who gave evidence in the 1970s of a ste…
Political action committees which became a force for change.…
In 1978, California voters passed this measure that sharply c…
Conservative economist who believed that tax cuts would incre…
Milton Friedman
Free market economist who gave evidence in the 1970s of a ste…
political action committees (PACs)
Political action committees which became a force for change.…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 28
Election of 1960
John F. Kennedy
New Frontier
Jacqueline Kennedy
In this election, Democrat John F. Kennedy ran against Republ…
In 1960, this 43 year old senator from Massachusetts appeared…
President Kennedy proposed new domestic programs such as aid…
As first lady in the early 1960s, she brought style, glamor,…
Election of 1960
In this election, Democrat John F. Kennedy ran against Republ…
John F. Kennedy
In 1960, this 43 year old senator from Massachusetts appeared…
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Period 1: 1491-1607 AP US History
Bering Strait
Three-sister farming
Pueblo
Anasazis
Site of the crossing from Siberia to Alaska approximately 20,…
maize, squash, and beans
Spanish for "village"; Indians in the Southwest who built for…
Established communities in the southwest; ancestors of the Pu…
Bering Strait
Site of the crossing from Siberia to Alaska approximately 20,…
Three-sister farming
maize, squash, and beans
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 31
political polarization
Southern white conservatives
gerrymandered "safe seats"
election of 2000
In the 2000s the political parties became regionally divided.…
Southerners Newt Gingrich, Tom DeLay, and Trent Lott took ove…
Democrats and Republicans manipulated congressional districts…
In this presidential race Al Gore won the popular vote, Georg…
political polarization
In the 2000s the political parties became regionally divided.…
Southern white conservatives
Southerners Newt Gingrich, Tom DeLay, and Trent Lott took ove…
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