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AP US History - The Big Stick
Emilio Aguinaldo
Open Door Policy
Theodore Roosevelt
Hay-Pauncefote Treaty
Feb 4, 1899 led insurrection in Philippines against U.S., mor…
Sec. Of state John Hay sent in summer of 1899, dispatched to…
Vice pres to McKinley, born in rich, NY family, loud, narciss…
Empahasized need for canal across the Central American isthmu…
Emilio Aguinaldo
Feb 4, 1899 led insurrection in Philippines against U.S., mor…
Open Door Policy
Sec. Of state John Hay sent in summer of 1899, dispatched to…
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AP US History -- Big Business
Gilded Age
Second Industrial Revolution
Pacific Railway Act of 1862
Union Pacific Railroad
post-Civil War age dominated by capitalism
rapid increase in technological progress following the Civil…
act authorizing the construction of a transcontinental railroad
company building the first transcontinental railroad westward…
Gilded Age
post-Civil War age dominated by capitalism
Second Industrial Revolution
rapid increase in technological progress following the Civil…
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AP Exam Big Points: US History
Columbian Exchange
Mercantilism
Half-Way Covenant
Enlightenment
the exchange of plants, animals, and diseases between Europe…
economic philosophy guiding Great Britain (17/18th centuries)…
established by Puritans to ease requirements for church membe…
18th century philosophy; reason could be used to improve the…
Columbian Exchange
the exchange of plants, animals, and diseases between Europe…
Mercantilism
economic philosophy guiding Great Britain (17/18th centuries)…
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AP US HISTORY BIG REVIEW UP TO 1917
Albany Plan
Alexander Hamilton
Alfred (Thayer) Mahan
Alien and Sedition Acts
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
Navy officer whose ideas on naval warfare and the importance…
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
Albany Plan
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Alexander Hamilton
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
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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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BIG BIG BIG BIG US HISTORY
Importance of Railroads
Boss Tweed
Political Machines
Yellow Journalism
The railroad opened the way for the settlement of the West, p…
" Boss" of Tammany Hall, Democratic Party political machine i…
Organizations command corps of supporters and businesses.
Based on sensationalism and crude exaggeration.
Importance of Railroads
The railroad opened the way for the settlement of the West, p…
Boss Tweed
" Boss" of Tammany Hall, Democratic Party political machine i…
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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 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 Art History Key Terms The Big 55
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical Scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative. ... Ex: Standa…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
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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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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 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…
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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 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 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
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 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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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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US History Big Dates
Jamestown
1607
Plymouth
1620
- John Smith... - Tobacco/slaves/cash crops... - First permanent co…
Jamestown; First permanent English Settlement
- Puritans/Pilgrims persecution... - William Bradford... - First se…
Plymouth founded
Jamestown
- John Smith... - Tobacco/slaves/cash crops... - First permanent co…
1607
Jamestown; First permanent English Settlement
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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.
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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…
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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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US History Big Dates
Jamestown
1607
Plymouth
1620
- John Smith... - Tobacco/slaves/cash crops... - First permanent co…
Jamestown; First permanent English Settlement
- Puritans/Pilgrims persecution... - William Bradford... - First se…
Plymouth founded
Jamestown
- John Smith... - Tobacco/slaves/cash crops... - First permanent co…
1607
Jamestown; First permanent English Settlement
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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 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…
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Big nick us history
beringia
paleo indians
clovis point
hunter-gatherer
the landbrige between siberia and alaska that was exposed by…
archaeologists term for the first migrants into north america.
distinctively shaped spearhead used by the paleo indians and…
a way of life that involved hunting game and gathering food f…
beringia
the landbrige between siberia and alaska that was exposed by…
paleo indians
archaeologists term for the first migrants into north america.
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AP US History Review
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
maize cultivation
Pre-Columbian economy in Northwest and…
Pre-Columbian economy in Great Basin a…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
a mix of foraging and hunting. EX: Chinook of Pacific Northwest
Societies responded to the lack of natural resources in the _…
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
maize cultivation
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
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US History- Big Business
Laissez-Faire
Social Darwinism
Gospel of Wealth
Combination business
Individuals should be able to complete freely in the marketpl…
"survival of the Fittest" in businesses, workers were free to…
Russel H. Conwell, wealth no longer looked upon as bad, viewe…
businesses cooperate for their mutual intrests, each gave som…
Laissez-Faire
Individuals should be able to complete freely in the marketpl…
Social Darwinism
"survival of the Fittest" in businesses, workers were free to…
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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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The "Big Picture" (MEGA PIC) - AP US History Themes
Migration and Settlement (MIG)
Economy: Work, Exchange, and Technolog…
Geography and Environment (GEO)
America in the World (WOR)
Why and how did the various people who moved to and within th…
What factors are behind the development of systems of economi…
What is the role of geography and both the nature and human-m…
How have the interactions between nations affected North Amer…
Migration and Settlement (MIG)
Why and how did the various people who moved to and within th…
Economy: Work, Exchange, and Technolog…
What factors are behind the development of systems of economi…
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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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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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Us history big test
Who were the 3 presidents during the 1…
Warren Harding was what president numb…
Was Harding a republican or a democrat
What was the first to happen under war…
Warren harding, calvin coolidge, and herbert hoover
Warren Harding was the 29th president of the USA, and he serv…
Harding was a republican
He was the first president to have one of his cabinet members…
Who were the 3 presidents during the 1…
Warren harding, calvin coolidge, and herbert hoover
Warren Harding was what president numb…
Warren Harding was the 29th president of the USA, and he serv…
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Big points for US. History
Powers to states
Freedom of speech, religion, press, as…
Fed: articles keep us weak, need centr…
25, 2yr limit per term, no term limit,…
Accomplishment of AOC
1st Amendment
Difference between Federalists and Dem-Reps
Qualifications of HOR
Powers to states
Accomplishment of AOC
Freedom of speech, religion, press, as…
1st Amendment
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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…
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AP US HIstory
Clovis people
Bering Land Bridge
Anasazi
Mound Builders
The name of early residents of North America whose spear poin…
The name given to the land that connected Alaska and Siberia…
Meaning "ancient ones" lived in modern day New Mexico, Arizon…
Name given to Native American tribes yhat built large burial…
Clovis people
The name of early residents of North America whose spear poin…
Bering Land Bridge
The name given to the land that connected Alaska and Siberia…
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AP US History
English found Jamestown, Virginia
Dutch deliver first slaves to Virginia
November 9, Mayflower ship lands at Ca…
French and Indian War erupts as a resu…
1607
1619
1620
1754
English found Jamestown, Virginia
1607
Dutch deliver first slaves to Virginia
1619
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US AP History Period 1
How did early Americans reach North an…
When was the land bridge formed? What…
What were the Indians doing when they…
What were the most complex Indian comm…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
During the ice age, ice/land
Following food or herds
Mayan, Inca and Aztecs
How did early Americans reach North an…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
When was the land bridge formed? What…
During the ice age, ice/land
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BIG Test US History
Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark- when?
Lewis and Clark- where?
Lewis and Clark- who helped?
1803- The French and Napoleon purchased as he was attempting…
1804
travel throughout the newly purchased Louisiana territory and…
Sacajawea
Louisiana Purchase
1803- The French and Napoleon purchased as he was attempting…
Lewis and Clark- when?
1804
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AP US History: Colonization & Settlement
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…
60 terms
Revolution- AP US History
Virtual or Actual? British argued that…
Virtual or Actual? Americans thought t…
Which act required Americans to house…
Which acts were passed after Boston Te…
Virtual
Actual
Quartering Act
Intolerable/Coercive Acts
Virtual or Actual? British argued that…
Virtual
Virtual or Actual? Americans thought t…
Actual
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US AP History Period 1
How did early Americans reach North an…
When was the land bridge formed? What…
What were the Indians doing when they…
What were the most complex Indian comm…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
During the ice age, ice/land
Following food or herds
Mayan, Inca and Aztecs
How did early Americans reach North an…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
When was the land bridge formed? What…
During the ice age, ice/land
AP US History: Colonization & Settlement
Jamestown
John Smith
John Rolfe
Pocohontas
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607...W…
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...W…
John Smith
A captain famous for world travel. As a young man, he took co…
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AP US History Chapter 2 Key people
Philip II
Francis Drake
Opechancanough
Lord Baltimore
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
Powhatan's brother who became the head of the native confeder…
Founded the colony of Maryland and offered religious freedom…
Philip II
(1527-1598) King of Spain from 1556 to 1598. Absolute monarch…
Francis Drake
famous English "Sea Dog"; first to circumnavigate the globe;
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AP US History Chapter 16 Terms
transcontinental railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
a treaty signed between the U.S. and Japan allowing Japan to…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
transcontinental railroad
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
protective tariff
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
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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 WORLD HISTORY BIG VOCAB
Sedentary
Nomadic
Nomadic Pastoralism
Slash and Burn
Staying in the same place
Traveling around
Move around to fed animals/themselves
Set a forest on fire
Sedentary
Staying in the same place
Nomadic
Traveling around
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