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AP US History Unit 8
Yalta Conference
Postdam Conference
Cold War
United Nations
FDR, Churchill and Stalin met at Yalta. Russia agreed to decl…
This is the conference where Stalin, Truman, and Churchill ca…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
Yalta Conference
FDR, Churchill and Stalin met at Yalta. Russia agreed to decl…
Postdam Conference
This is the conference where Stalin, Truman, and Churchill ca…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margaret Sanger
The flapper
Warren G. Harding called the 20's the age of this, when in fa…
Champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
The pioneer of the American birth control movement, became co…
Some women concluded in the "new era" that it was no longer n…
Normalcy
Warren G. Harding called the 20's the age of this, when in fa…
McNary-Haugen Bill
Champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
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Unit 8 AP US History
Social darwinism
Progressive era
Municipal reform
Prohibition
The application of charles darwin's theory of biological evol…
An era in the United States (roughly between 1900 and 1917) i…
•urban reformers sought to break alliances between city bosse…
A ban on the production, sale, and consumption of liquor, ach…
Social darwinism
The application of charles darwin's theory of biological evol…
Progressive era
An era in the United States (roughly between 1900 and 1917) i…
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AP US History: Unit 8
Harry Truman
Thomas Dewey
Storm Thurmond
38th Parallel
Won re-election in the presidential election of 1948
Was the reported winner of the 1948 presidential election but…
The conservative democrat nominee for president in 1948
A line of latitude that effectively separated North Korea fro…
Harry Truman
Won re-election in the presidential election of 1948
Thomas Dewey
Was the reported winner of the 1948 presidential election but…
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AP US History Unit 8
Hydrogen Bomb
Massive Retaliation
Space Race
Cold War
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
A 20th century (1955-1972) competition between the USSR and t…
Tense standoff between the US and USSR (1945~1989). Result of…
Hydrogen Bomb
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Massive Retaliation
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
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AP US History - Unit 8
3 issues of conflict in 1920s
1920 Urban population growth
Group referred to as "indigestible lum…
Nativism... Immigrants they were against:
immigration, prohibition, race relations
28% to 52%
- 23 million Catholic and Jewish immigrants of peasant stock
- belief that nation is unable to absorb all the different im…
3 issues of conflict in 1920s
immigration, prohibition, race relations
1920 Urban population growth
28% to 52%
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AP US History Unit 8 Vocab Wayzata
Per se
Redress
Blight
Bombastic
By or in itself or themselves
Set right an undesirable or unfair situation
A plant disease, especially one caused by fungi such as milde…
High-sounding but with little meaning; inflated
Per se
By or in itself or themselves
Redress
Set right an undesirable or unfair situation
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Unit 8 ap us history
Tangible
Mediation
Implement
Moralistic
That which can be treated as a fact
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
To put into effect
Acting in an ethical matter
Tangible
That which can be treated as a fact
Mediation
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
AP US History Unit 8
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Sand Creek Massacre
Battle of Little Bighorn
Wounded Knee
A new government agency approved by Congress to manage Indian…
1864 attack in which as many as 200 Cheyenne were killed by t…
1876 Sioux victory over army troops led by George Custer
In 1890, after killing Sitting Bull, the 7th Cavalry rounded…
Bureau of Indian Affairs
A new government agency approved by Congress to manage Indian…
Sand Creek Massacre
1864 attack in which as many as 200 Cheyenne were killed by t…
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AP US History Unit 8
1920's prosperity: haves and have nots
Harding/Coolidge/Hoover policies
1919-1920: The Red Scare
1921, 1924: Immigration restriction: E…
...
...
The Scare had its origins in the hyper-nationalism of World W…
The Emergency Quota Act restricted the number of immigrants a…
1920's prosperity: haves and have nots
...
Harding/Coolidge/Hoover policies
...
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AP US History Unit 8
Gilded Age
Tariff Issue
Patronage
Rutherford B. Hayes
the time when everything seemed fine with politics but behind…
republicans wanted high tariffs, democrats wanted low tariffs
the act of repaying someone that helped get you into office b…
a republican that didnt do anything except lead a corrupt term
Gilded Age
the time when everything seemed fine with politics but behind…
Tariff Issue
republicans wanted high tariffs, democrats wanted low tariffs
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AP US History Unit 8
Hydrogen Bomb
Massive Retaliation
Space Race
Cold War
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
A 20th century (1955-1972) competition between the USSR and t…
Tense standoff between the US and USSR (1945~1989). Result of…
Hydrogen Bomb
Fusion bomb first tested in 1952 by the US. Many times more p…
Massive Retaliation
Secretary of State Dulles plan to respond to any provocation…
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AP US History, Unit 8
National Security Act
Roosevelt Coalition
Containment
The Korean War
Try to root out communist in the government
Left side. Minorities, city livers, workers in general
George Keenan, policy of resisting further expansion of commu…
June 25, 1950: communist north korea invades non-communist so…
National Security Act
Try to root out communist in the government
Roosevelt Coalition
Left side. Minorities, city livers, workers in general
Unit 8 AP US History
15th Amendment
Samuel Gompers
Eugene Debs
Interstate Commerce Act
This Amendment gave the right to vote to everyone, including…
President & founder of the American Federation of Labor
Union leader of the American socialist party
(1887) Regulated railroad rates for trains traveling between…
15th Amendment
This Amendment gave the right to vote to everyone, including…
Samuel Gompers
President & founder of the American Federation of Labor
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Gilded Age
Role of government in the Gilded Age
Social Gospel
Political Stalemate (Gilded Age)
period of national economic and population growth
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
Protestant movement focusing on social issues
Republican party splits into Stalwarts (traditional machine p…
Gilded Age
period of national economic and population growth
Role of government in the Gilded Age
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
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AP US History Facts and Terms: Unit 8
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margret Sanger
"Flappers"
Name Warren G. Harding gave to the 20s, even thought it was a…
Urged high tariffs against foreign agricultural goods and a g…
Pioneer of the American birth control movement. Believed that…
Some women yconcluded in the "New Era" that it was no longer…
Normalcy
Name Warren G. Harding gave to the 20s, even thought it was a…
McNary-Haugen Bill
Urged high tariffs against foreign agricultural goods and a g…
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US History Unit 8
Industrial Revolution
Interchangeable Parts
Cotton Gin
Patent
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
A machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented…
exclusive rights over an invention; copyright
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Interchangeable Parts
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
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AP US History Post Unit 8
Bill Clinton
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Oklahoma City Federal Building bombing
"Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
42nd President advocated economic and healthcare reform; seco…
Supreme Court Justice under Clinton
Collapsed the entire building by Timothy McVeigh and Terri Ni…
Clinton managed to gain support for a compromise measure unde…
Bill Clinton
42nd President advocated economic and healthcare reform; seco…
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Supreme Court Justice under Clinton
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Unit 8 Test/ ID/ AP US History
The Specie Circular
Distribution Act
Corrupt Bargain
Nicolas Biddle
was signed by Jackson in July of 1836. It was an act that req…
Pressured by Henry Clay, the government distributed the surpl…
In the election of 1824, none of the candidates were able to…
president of the Bank of the United States, effective but arr…
The Specie Circular
was signed by Jackson in July of 1836. It was an act that req…
Distribution Act
Pressured by Henry Clay, the government distributed the surpl…
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AP US History Unit 8 Great Depression thru FDR admin
Herbert Hoover
Overproduction of crops
Use of Credit
Stock Market Crash
31st President; in office during the Great Depression; often…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; the US grew a surp…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; people would not u…
one of the causes of the Great Depression; stocks had empty v…
Herbert Hoover
31st President; in office during the Great Depression; often…
Overproduction of crops
one of the causes of the Great Depression; the US grew a surp…
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AP US History Unit 8 Vocab
Tangible
Mediation
Implement
Moralistic
That which can be treated as fact
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
To put into effect
Acting in an ethical manner
Tangible
That which can be treated as fact
Mediation
The attempt to bring about a settlement or compromise between…
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US History Unit 8: WWII
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Lend Lease Act
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
British policy that granted Hitler everything he could reason…
Law passed after the fall of Britain during WWII; allowed the…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
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Unit 8 Vocab AP US history
John Lewis
Thurgood Marshall
The Feminine Mystique
Little Rock
(Civil Rights Leader): chairmanship of the Student Nonviolent…
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US. Serving fro…
A 1963 book by Betty Friedman which is widely credited with s…
Group of African-American students who were enrolled in Littl…
John Lewis
(Civil Rights Leader): chairmanship of the Student Nonviolent…
Thurgood Marshall
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US. Serving fro…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Normalcy
McNary-Haugen Bill
Margaret Sanger
The "Flapper"
Warren G. Harding called the 20s the age of " " when in fact…
champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
the pioneer of the American birth control movement, became co…
some women concluded in the "New Era" that it was no longer n…
Normalcy
Warren G. Harding called the 20s the age of " " when in fact…
McNary-Haugen Bill
champions of parity urged high tariffs against foreign agricu…
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AP US History Unit 8: The Progressive Era
What was the 15th amendment?
Who was Samuel Gompers?
Who was Eugene Debs?
What was the Interstate Commerce Act?
African American men had the right to vote.
American cigar maker. Became a Georgist labor union leader.
An American Union leader. One of founding members of the Indu…
Regulated railroad rates for trains traveling between proport…
What was the 15th amendment?
African American men had the right to vote.
Who was Samuel Gompers?
American cigar maker. Became a Georgist labor union leader.
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AP US History Unit 8 Key Terms
Warren Commission Report
"The Great Society"
Medicare and Medicaid
Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO)
was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 29…
a domestic program in the administration of President Lyndon…
are both government-sponsored programs designed to help cover…
was the agency responsible for administering most of the War…
Warren Commission Report
was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson on November 29…
"The Great Society"
a domestic program in the administration of President Lyndon…
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AP US History Unit 8 Terms
Gilded Age
Role of government in the Gilded Age
Social Gospel
Political Stalemate (Gilded Age)
period of national economic and population growth
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
Protestant movement focusing on social issues
Republican party splits into Stalwarts (traditional machine p…
Gilded Age
period of national economic and population growth
Role of government in the Gilded Age
generally laissez-faire; corrupt state governments/massive fr…
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US History Unit 8
McCarthyism
Rosa Parks
refugee
Alger Hiss
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
a person who flees to a foreign country
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
McCarthyism
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
Rosa Parks
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
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Unit 8 AP US History Keyterms
Sand Creek Massacre
Battle of the Little Bighorn
George A. Custer
Sitting Bull
In Colorado territory in 1864, U.S army colonel John M. Chivi…
(Custer's Last Stand) battle between Lakota and Northern Chey…
Discovered gold in Black Hills of South Dakota, his seventh c…
American Indian medicine man, chief, and political leader of…
Sand Creek Massacre
In Colorado territory in 1864, U.S army colonel John M. Chivi…
Battle of the Little Bighorn
(Custer's Last Stand) battle between Lakota and Northern Chey…
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AP US Unit 8 Vocabulary
Imperialism
Reasons for Imperialism
White man's burden
Alfred T. Mahon
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
New markets, social darwinism, white man's burden, Christiani…
the belief that americans had a moral responsibility to civil…
wrote Influence of Sea Power Upon History
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Reasons for Imperialism
New markets, social darwinism, white man's burden, Christiani…
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AP US History Unit 8- The Rise of Andrew Jackson
Defining Characteristics of the period
Jacksonian Democracy
Election of 1824
'Judas of the West'
-Power shift from the old to the new generation... -Universal su…
-About expanding political rights to white men
-Leading up to this, the Republican Party begins to fragment…
-Andrew Jackson called Henry Clay this because of his role in…
Defining Characteristics of the period
-Power shift from the old to the new generation... -Universal su…
Jacksonian Democracy
-About expanding political rights to white men
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US History Unit 8 Vocab
Progressive Movement
Muckrakers
Initiatives, Referendums, Recalls
16th Amendment (1913)
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
Created at the State level giving voters more power
Federal Income Tax. This tax is based on people's ability to…
Progressive Movement
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Muckrakers
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
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AP US Unit 8
Defacto vs. de jure Segregation
Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka... Ka…
Plessy v. Ferguson
Mendez v. Westminster
One means "of right, by right, according to law", the other m…
Was a landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the…
was a landmark United States Supreme Court decision upholding…
was a 1947 federal court case that challenged racial segregat…
Defacto vs. de jure Segregation
One means "of right, by right, according to law", the other m…
Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka... Ka…
Was a landmark United States Supreme Court case in which the…
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AP World History Unit 8 Vocabulary
The Songhay Empire
Songhay Adminstration
Fall of Songhay
Swahili Decline
Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering city-state maybe as ri…
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
The Songhay domain commanded west Africa for a large portion…
The Swahili city conditions of east Africa fell on harsh time…
The Songhay Empire
Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering city-state maybe as ri…
Songhay Adminstration
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
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AP US Unit 8
De facto vs. de jure Segregation
Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka Ka…
Mendez v. Westminster (1944)
Rosa Parks
De facto Segregation: Segregation resulting from economic or…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
federal case that determined segregation of Mexican and Mexic…
United States civil rights leader who refused to give up her…
De facto vs. de jure Segregation
De facto Segregation: Segregation resulting from economic or…
Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka Ka…
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
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Unit 8 The Civil War US History Vocabulary
Casualty
Draft
Emancipate
Levy
military term for persons killed, wounded, or missing in acti…
a system of required military service
to free
to impose by law, typically a tax
Casualty
military term for persons killed, wounded, or missing in acti…
Draft
a system of required military service
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AP US Unit 8
John Hay
Theodore Roosevelt
spheres of influence
Philippine Insurrection
Secretary of State under McKinley and Roosevelt who pioneered…
26th president, known for: conservationism, trust-busting, He…
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
Before the Philippines were annexed by the U.S. there was ten…
John Hay
Secretary of State under McKinley and Roosevelt who pioneered…
Theodore Roosevelt
26th president, known for: conservationism, trust-busting, He…
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Unit 8 Test/ MC/ AP US History
Who ran for president in 1824?
What was the result of the Eaton Affair?
What was the spoil system?
What was the South Carolina Exposition…
John Quincy Adams and Martin Van Buren
No one talked to Peggy Eaton because everyone in the presiden…
New president fired old government workers to hire his own to…
a protest against the Tariff of 1828, also known as the Tarif…
Who ran for president in 1824?
John Quincy Adams and Martin Van Buren
What was the result of the Eaton Affair?
No one talked to Peggy Eaton because everyone in the presiden…
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AP US Unit 8
Cold War beginnings
Marshall Plan
The Korean War
1948 campaign
began immediately after WWII, Soviet armies are in Iran and p…
provided aid to European nations in rebuild and was one of th…
...
...
Cold War beginnings
began immediately after WWII, Soviet armies are in Iran and p…
Marshall Plan
provided aid to European nations in rebuild and was one of th…
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AP Art History Unit 8
Last Supper, Bouts, 1464-1468, Oil on…
Merode Altarpiece/The Annunciation, Ca…
Arnolfini Wedding, Eyck, 1434, Oil on…
The Very Rich Hours of the Duke of Ber…
Last Supper, Bouts, 1464-1468, Oil on…
Merode Altarpiece/The Annunciation, Ca…
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AP European History Unit 8
Geocentric
Nicolaus Copernicus
Copernican System
On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres
Earth is in the center of the universe.... Had 10 Crystalline sp…
Polish Monk who was an astronomer in his times of solitude. D…
The sun is at the center of the universe with everything stil…
First push towards a Heliocentric universe, published after C…
Geocentric
Earth is in the center of the universe.... Had 10 Crystalline sp…
Nicolaus Copernicus
Polish Monk who was an astronomer in his times of solitude. D…
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AP Art History Unit 8
David
Birth of Venus
Last Supper
Sistine Chapel ceiling and altar wall…
David. Donatello. c. 1440-1460 C.E. Bronze, height 5'2 ¼". Mu…
Birth of Venus. Sandro Botticelli. c. 1484-1486 C.E. Tempera…
Last Supper. Leonardo da Vinci. c. 1494-1498 C.E. Oil and tem…
Sistine Chapel ceiling and altar wall frescoes. Vatican City,…
David
David. Donatello. c. 1440-1460 C.E. Bronze, height 5'2 ¼". Mu…
Birth of Venus
Birth of Venus. Sandro Botticelli. c. 1484-1486 C.E. Tempera…
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US History unit 8 vocabulary
corporation
capitalism
monopoly
John D. Rockefeller
company recognized as a legal unit that has rights and liabil…
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
exclusive by one company over an entire industry
co-founder of the standard oil company, which dominated the o…
corporation
company recognized as a legal unit that has rights and liabil…
capitalism
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
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AP European History: Unit 8
Young Turks
"sick man of Europe"
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Central Powers
Turkish nationalistic reform party in the 20th century, favor…
name given to the weakening Ottoman Empire in the 19th and 20…
last German emperor who made Bismarck resign; vigrous imperia…
composed of Germany, Austro-Hungarian Empire, Ottoman Empire,…
Young Turks
Turkish nationalistic reform party in the 20th century, favor…
"sick man of Europe"
name given to the weakening Ottoman Empire in the 19th and 20…
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AP European History: Unit 8
Young Turks
Kaiser Wilhelm II
Central Powers
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Turkish nationalistic reform party in the 20th century, favor…
last emperor who made Bismarck resign; vigrous imperialism; s…
composed of Germany, Austro-Hungarian Empire, Ottoman Empire,…
was assassinated in Sarajevo before he couold be crowned rule…
Young Turks
Turkish nationalistic reform party in the 20th century, favor…
Kaiser Wilhelm II
last emperor who made Bismarck resign; vigrous imperialism; s…
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US History: Unit 8 Review
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Brinkmanship
FCDA
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
This is the practice of pushing a dangerous situation to the…
This was a government agency that developed fall out plans an…
Yalta Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
Potsdam Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
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AP US: Unit 8
The Mexican War forced discussion abou…
Congress had a what on the subject beg…
What proposed no slavery in territorie…
While the Wilmot Proviso was defeated,…
Expansion of slavery
Gag rule
The Wilmot Proviso
Polarized it
The Mexican War forced discussion abou…
Expansion of slavery
Congress had a what on the subject beg…
Gag rule
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AP World History Unit 8
The Songhay Empire
Songhay Adminstration
Fall of Songhay
Swahili Decline
The Songhay Empire Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering cit…
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
The Songhay domain commanded west Africa for a large portion…
The Swahili city conditions of east Africa fell on harsh time…
The Songhay Empire
The Songhay Empire Songhay rulers fabricated a prospering cit…
Songhay Adminstration
Sunni Ali built an elaborate administrative and military appa…
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US History Unit 8 & 9 Vocabulary
Yalta Conference
United Nations
Cold War
containment
a meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
an international peacekeeping organization to which most nati…
the state of hostility, without direct military conflict, tha…
the blocking of another nation's attempts to spread its influ…
Yalta Conference
a meeting of British prime minister Winston Churchill, Soviet…
United Nations
an international peacekeeping organization to which most nati…
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Unit 8 AP Art History
The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa
St. Peter's Baldachin
The Calling of St. Mathew
Judith and her Maidservant
1651 Italian Baroque (Catholic Baroque)... -Bernini ... -sculptural…
1634 Catholic Baroque Bernini ... -bronze canopy ... -covers the bu…
1600 Catholic Baroque... -Caravaggio ... -tenebroso effect- light f…
1625 Catholic Baroque ... -Gentileschi (first woman, "Caravaggis…
The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa
1651 Italian Baroque (Catholic Baroque)... -Bernini ... -sculptural…
St. Peter's Baldachin
1634 Catholic Baroque Bernini ... -bronze canopy ... -covers the bu…
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