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Social Studies - Big Business
Elisha Otis
Thomas Edison
Alexander Gram Bell
Lewis E Waterman
Helped stop elevators from falling
lightbulb
telephone
fountain pen
Elisha Otis
Helped stop elevators from falling
Thomas Edison
lightbulb
48 terms
BIG TEST SOCIAL STUDIES
Manifest Destiny
Nationalism
John Jacob Astor
'High Hat"
The belief of our country will be a great nation that will ex…
The feelings of pride and success about our country.
Founded a fur trading post called Astoria at the mouth of the…
Beaver hats.
Manifest Destiny
The belief of our country will be a great nation that will ex…
Nationalism
The feelings of pride and success about our country.
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Social Studies BIG WORDS
toleration
repeal
monopoly
economic
permission to exercise a religion other than the established…
to revoke or withdrawl
exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular m…
production, distribution and use of income, wealth, and commo…
toleration
permission to exercise a religion other than the established…
repeal
to revoke or withdrawl
35 terms
Big Business Social Studies
Industry
Industrialization
Industrial Revolution
Innovation
Manufacturing
The move towards manufacturing and mechanization
Period of great change when production of goods switched from…
A new idea, new way of doing things
Industry
Manufacturing
Industrialization
The move towards manufacturing and mechanization
51 terms
Social Studies BIG TEST!
The French and Indian War
Treaty of Paris 1763
Proclimation of 1763
Quatering Act
a conflict iver control of land west of the Appalachians (Ohi…
document gives England control of all land west of Appalachia…
Colonists are unable to sette on new land
to guard the frontier british troops are housed in colonial h…
The French and Indian War
a conflict iver control of land west of the Appalachians (Ohi…
Treaty of Paris 1763
document gives England control of all land west of Appalachia…
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Social studies big business
Industrial revolution
horizontal integration
vertical integration
gilded age
period of change for the economy and society of much of the w…
form of organization in which a business acquires other compa…
type of business practice. Instead of buying different compon…
a time when some Americans became extraordinarily wealthy. It…
Industrial revolution
period of change for the economy and society of much of the w…
horizontal integration
form of organization in which a business acquires other compa…
80 terms
Social Studies Colony Big Review
Religious Freedom
Opportunity
Farmland
Make a profit (2)
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (1)
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (2)
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (3)
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (4)
Religious Freedom
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (1)
Opportunity
Reason for Founding, Middle colonies (2)
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Social Studies BIG 16
Explain why colonists felt it was nece…
List and explain the three main princi…
How was the Continental Army able to w…
How did the United States Constitution…
1. No taxation without representation... 2. Quartering Acts
1. Natural Rights- rights from birth... 2. British Wrongs- no ta…
1. Geography- knew the land well... 2. Foreign Aid- help from Sp…
1. growing changing document that is alive... 2. changed framewo…
Explain why colonists felt it was nece…
1. No taxation without representation... 2. Quartering Acts
List and explain the three main princi…
1. Natural Rights- rights from birth... 2. British Wrongs- no ta…
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Social Studies big test
List and explain 4 factors that contri…
What specific event led to the declara…
What nations made up the group known a…
Describe the Lusitania and explain wha…
Imperialism, Nationalism, Militarism and Secret alliances
When the lusitania sunk
Austria-Hungary, Germany, Bulgaria and the Ottoman Empire. Im…
A ship that was delivering ammunition while carrying american…
List and explain 4 factors that contri…
Imperialism, Nationalism, Militarism and Secret alliances
What specific event led to the declara…
When the lusitania sunk
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Social Studies Big Test
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Quartering Act
Stamp Act
Created by the British - did not allow the colonists to settl…
British placed a tax (duty) on many items such as (sugar, mol…
British government required colonists to house and feed Briti…
British made colonists buy stamps for many items such as news…
Proclamation of 1763
Created by the British - did not allow the colonists to settl…
Sugar Act
British placed a tax (duty) on many items such as (sugar, mol…
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Social studies test big
Northwest passage
Protest reformation
Coureros de bois
Alliance
Waterway through or around north america
Divided Europe
French colonists who lived and worked in the woods
Is an agreement between nations to aid and protect one another
Northwest passage
Waterway through or around north america
Protest reformation
Divided Europe
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social studies big test
how was south Asia formed
how were the Himalayas formed
what are the common industries of sout…
Indo-Ganges plain
1.a plate broke off of a huge land mass and moved north 2.a s…
a smaller plate pushed under a larger plate to form mountains
fishing,farming,and clothing manufacturing
the people were subsistence farmers and did not sell their cr…
how was south Asia formed
1.a plate broke off of a huge land mass and moved north 2.a s…
how were the Himalayas formed
a smaller plate pushed under a larger plate to form mountains
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Social Studies Big Test
The Criollo priest that called for a r…
A colony or an overseas territory.
80,000 Mestizo's and Native Americans.
Southwest, Texas, California.
Who was Miguel Hidalgo?
Spanish conquered mexico and made it what?
Who and how many people joined Hidalgo, the priest, for a reb…
What did Mexico lose from the Mexican American war?
The Criollo priest that called for a r…
Who was Miguel Hidalgo?
A colony or an overseas territory.
Spanish conquered mexico and made it what?
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BIG SOCIAL STUDIES QUIZ
Government
3 Branches of Government
Executive Branch
Legislative Branch
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Government
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3 Branches of Government
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Social Studies Big Quiz
Corporations
Stocks
Free Enterprise
Sherman Trust Act
businesses that sell portions of ownership called stock shares
Portions of ownership in business
Business is owned by private citizens
very weak; some states began to regulate business but corpora…
Corporations
businesses that sell portions of ownership called stock shares
Stocks
Portions of ownership in business
26 terms
Social Studies Big Quiz
Olive Branch Petition/ King Geo. III
Green Mountain Boys/Ft. Ticonderoga
Continental Army (strengths)
Continental Army (weaknesses)
-July 5th 1775 adopted by the second continental congress... -An…
-Militia formed in 1764... -Resisted the British from New York... -…
-Fighting for a cause -- liberty... -Fighting to defend their ho…
-Untrained/ not professional... -Few weapons/ammo ... -No Navy... -Few…
Olive Branch Petition/ King Geo. III
-July 5th 1775 adopted by the second continental congress... -An…
Green Mountain Boys/Ft. Ticonderoga
-Militia formed in 1764... -Resisted the British from New York... -…
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Social Studies BIG TEST
jacksonian democracy
indian removal act
Trail of Tears
nullification
the idea spreading political power to move more of the people
this 1830 act called for the government to negotiate treaties…
the journey of the cherokee people from their homeland to Ind…
the idea that states can reject federal laws that they oppose
jacksonian democracy
the idea spreading political power to move more of the people
indian removal act
this 1830 act called for the government to negotiate treaties…
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SOCIAL STUDY BIG TEST
Expressed Powers
Checks and Balances
Popular Sovereignty
Seperation of Powers
powers specifically granted to the national government
Each branch of government is able to check, or restrain, the…
Population or public has the right to rule
A split of authority among legislative, executive, and judici…
Expressed Powers
powers specifically granted to the national government
Checks and Balances
Each branch of government is able to check, or restrain, the…
SOCIAL STUDIES BIG QUIZ
patriot
loyalist
independence
traitor
a person who loves and strongly supports or fights for his or…
a person who is loyal to a political cause, government, or le…
freedom from outside control or support the state of being in…
someone who betrays their country
patriot
a person who loves and strongly supports or fights for his or…
loyalist
a person who is loyal to a political cause, government, or le…
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Social Studies Big Test
What supposedly killed most of the Ame…
Who is Hernando Cortes and what did he…
How did Tenochtitlan change?
What was the impact of the Spanish con…
The disease small pox.
He was the chief magistrate of Santiago and he saw Tenochtitl…
The population went down from 25 million to 1 million.
It killed many Natives and the population of them decreased s…
What supposedly killed most of the Ame…
The disease small pox.
Who is Hernando Cortes and what did he…
He was the chief magistrate of Santiago and he saw Tenochtitl…
19 terms
Social studies, big business
Elisha Otis made?
Thomas Edison made?
Alexander Gram Bell made?
Lewis E Waterman made?
Helped stop elevators from falling
Lightbulb, universal stock ticker, quadruple telegraph, phono…
Telephone
Capillary feed fountain pen
Elisha Otis made?
Helped stop elevators from falling
Thomas Edison made?
Lightbulb, universal stock ticker, quadruple telegraph, phono…
13 terms
Social Studies BIG 16
Explain why colonists felt it was nece…
List and explain the three main princi…
How was the Continental Army able to w…
How did the United States Constitution…
-No taxation without representation... -Quartering Acts
-Natural Rights- rights from birth... -British Wrongs- no taxati…
-Geography- knew the land well... -Foreign Aid- help from Spain…
-growing changing document that is alive... -changed framework a…
Explain why colonists felt it was nece…
-No taxation without representation... -Quartering Acts
List and explain the three main princi…
-Natural Rights- rights from birth... -British Wrongs- no taxati…
43 terms
BIG SOCIAL STUDIES TEST
In what region is the Gobi desert
Describe Life in Mongolia?
what is the largest country in East Asia
In what region is the Turpan Depressio…
East Asia
Gobi Desert makes it dry, very few water and rivers, least de…
China
East Asia
In what region is the Gobi desert
East Asia
Describe Life in Mongolia?
Gobi Desert makes it dry, very few water and rivers, least de…
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Social Studies - Chapter 8 - Big Business And Big Cities
corporation
competition
monopoly
labor union
a business in which many people own shares, or parts, of the…
occurs when more than one business sells the same goods or se…
a company that has no competition
an organization of workers that tries to improve pay... and work…
corporation
a business in which many people own shares, or parts, of the…
competition
occurs when more than one business sells the same goods or se…
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Big Bang Social Studies
Scientific Method
Big Bang Theory
Cosmological Constant
Doppler Shift
Problem is identified, relevant data is gathered, hypothesis…
A sudden expansion that released a tremendous amount of energy
Counter-force to gravity
If something is moving away its red and if its getting closer…
Scientific Method
Problem is identified, relevant data is gathered, hypothesis…
Big Bang Theory
A sudden expansion that released a tremendous amount of energy
Big 16 Social Studies
Standard of Living
Climate
Natural Resource
Monotheism
How well someone is wether rich or poor
Average weather over time
A product of the earth is a
A belief in one god is called
Standard of Living
How well someone is wether rich or poor
Climate
Average weather over time
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Social studies big unit
Delegated powers
Executive orders
Elastic clause
Cabinet
Powers that are granted to the federal government by the Unit…
Directives issued by the US president without congressional a…
Part of the US Constitution that allows Congress to stretch i…
Group that advises the US president made up of the heads of e…
Delegated powers
Powers that are granted to the federal government by the Unit…
Executive orders
Directives issued by the US president without congressional a…
18 terms
Social Studies big words
Federal
States' Rights
Security
Economic
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
rights and powers believed to be in the authority of the stat…
A feeling of being free from fear, danger, etc.
One of the 5 AP World themes is focused on ______ structure/s…
Federal
A system in which power is divided between the national and s…
States' Rights
rights and powers believed to be in the authority of the stat…
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Social studies big business
Andrew Carnegie
JP Morgan
Stock
Monopoly
Controlled steel industry
Most powerful banker
Shares in the business
Controls all or nearly all of an industry
Andrew Carnegie
Controlled steel industry
JP Morgan
Most powerful banker
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BIG Social Studies Voc.
acropolis
agora
agriculture
alliance
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
An abnormal fear of open or public places
Farming
A union of two or more groups
acropolis
A fortified hilltop in an ancient Greek city
agora
An abnormal fear of open or public places
24 terms
Social Studies Big 20
Executive Branch
Bicameral
Abraham Baldwin
Georgia Constitution of 1777
The branch that enforces the laws.
Having 2 branches.
He was a founding father and former United Staes Representati…
Georgia's first attempt of constitutional government.
Executive Branch
The branch that enforces the laws.
Bicameral
Having 2 branches.
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Big social studies
Taklamakan desert
Gobi desert
Tibetan plateau
North eastern plain
Very hot a lot of sand dunes if you go in you don't come out…
Gravel rocks extreme temps very scarce water trees shrubs
Cold rocky dry a lot of mount. Yaks goats Meat fur milk Hung…
Humid cold to grow crops dry windy heavy thunder storms grass…
Taklamakan desert
Very hot a lot of sand dunes if you go in you don't come out…
Gobi desert
Gravel rocks extreme temps very scarce water trees shrubs
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Social Studies Big Business
Corporations
Vertical Intergration
Horizontal Intergration
Trust
sell shares of stock (part of the business) in order to raise…
means that he owned all of the businesses involved in the man…
When one person owns all of the businesses in one field.
group companies together under one board of directors-then th…
Corporations
sell shares of stock (part of the business) in order to raise…
Vertical Intergration
means that he owned all of the businesses involved in the man…
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Big business social studies
Corporations
Andrew Carnegie
Vertical integration
John D. Rockefeller
Business that sell portions of ownership called stock shares
One of the most admired business of the time
Ownership of business involved in each step of a manufacturin…
A partner in a wholesale business, he decided to start an oil…
Corporations
Business that sell portions of ownership called stock shares
Andrew Carnegie
One of the most admired business of the time
19 terms
Social Studies: The Rise of Big Business and Big Cities
Settlement House
Persecution
Ethnic Group
Rapid Transit
A community center for people in cities.
An unfair treatment or punishment.
A group of people who share a culture; are used for language.
A system of trains that people use to travel around cities.
Settlement House
A community center for people in cities.
Persecution
An unfair treatment or punishment.
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Social Studies: Big Business
Network
Corporation
Monopoly
Pool
A system of connected railroad lines
Is a business that is owned by investors
Controls all or nearly all the business of an industry
Several railroad companies agreed to divide up the business i…
Network
A system of connected railroad lines
Corporation
Is a business that is owned by investors
86 terms
Social Studies Big Test
age required to be in house of represe…
age required to be in senate
age required to be president of united…
number if people in house of represent…
25
30
35
435
age required to be in house of represe…
25
age required to be in senate
30
24 terms
Big social studies test
Judicial review
Louisiana Purchase
Impressment
Tippecanoe
is the doctrine under which legislative and executive actions…
...
...
...
Judicial review
is the doctrine under which legislative and executive actions…
Louisiana Purchase
...
69 terms
Big Social Studies Test
middlemen
100,000 +
50
they had a good past
shoreline indians were called
in 1610, about how many Indians lived in NE
how many colonial villages were located on former indian vill…
Why did indians help the settlers
middlemen
shoreline indians were called
100,000 +
in 1610, about how many Indians lived in NE
13 terms
Big social studies test
Charter
13 colonies
New england colonies
Middle colonies
A lists of laws
Massachusetts Plymouth, Massachusetts bay, New Hampshire, Con…
Massachusetts Plymouth, Massachusetts bay, New Hampshire, Con…
New york, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey
Charter
A lists of laws
13 colonies
Massachusetts Plymouth, Massachusetts bay, New Hampshire, Con…
24 terms
Social studies. Big test
They could make laws, had an effective…
Weak military, each state had their ow…
Farmers taxes were being raised, losin…
The constitution required three branch…
What were four strengths of the articles of confederation?
What were four weaknesses of the articles of confederation
What caused shays rebellion
How were the articles and the constitution different
They could make laws, had an effective…
What were four strengths of the articles of confederation?
Weak military, each state had their ow…
What were four weaknesses of the articles of confederation
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Social Studies Big Test
Constitution
Limited Government
Unlimited Government
Tyranny
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
a government structure in which government actions are limite…
a government structure in which there are no effective limits…
is the unjust use of power
Constitution
a system of basic rules and principles by which a government…
Limited Government
a government structure in which government actions are limite…
25 terms
Social Studies Big Quiz
Amerigo Vespucci
Anne Hutchinson
Astrolabe
Bartolomeu Dias
'16 century explorer who explored the American region by figu…
was a prominent religious figure who believed that you didn't…
is a very ancient astronomical computer for solving problems…
Was a prominent explorer who wanted to find a sea route to As…
Amerigo Vespucci
'16 century explorer who explored the American region by figu…
Anne Hutchinson
was a prominent religious figure who believed that you didn't…
30 terms
Big social studies test
Jericho
Nomads
Empire
Mesopotamia
One of the oldest towns known
People regularly move from place to place in order to find food
a group of many different lands under 1 ruler
The land between two rivers
Jericho
One of the oldest towns known
Nomads
People regularly move from place to place in order to find food
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Social Studies Big Test
The White
Qualifications
22nd Term
Jobs For President
Executive Office... Resident of President ... 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
A natural born citizen ... 35 years or older ... Live in US 14 years
The president only can serve two terms each term is 4 years
Commander of Cheif ... Head of Executive Department ... Cheif Dipl…
The White
Executive Office... Resident of President ... 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Qualifications
A natural born citizen ... 35 years or older ... Live in US 14 years
35 terms
Big Social Studies TEST
Aztec
Taino
Iroquois
Tenochtitlan
A precolumbian civilization of Mexico who created a strong em…
A Caribbean tribe who were the first indigenous peoples from…
The best example of a political alliance, a group of tribes s…
Capital city of the Aztecs located on an island in a lake in…
Aztec
A precolumbian civilization of Mexico who created a strong em…
Taino
A Caribbean tribe who were the first indigenous peoples from…
27 terms
Social Studies BIG Test!!!!!
independence
allegiance
resolution
preamble
the freedom to govern on ones own
loyalty
a formal statement of the feeling of about an important topic
in introduction; first part
independence
the freedom to govern on ones own
allegiance
loyalty
42 terms
Social Studies Big Quiz
Who said employees are like interchang…
Who was the head of the workers unions…
Who was Samuel Gompers
What was collective bargaining
Frederick Taylor
Knights of Labor, Terence Powderly
founder of the American Federation of Labor which was the mos…
when unions came together to gain more power
Who said employees are like interchang…
Frederick Taylor
Who was the head of the workers unions…
Knights of Labor, Terence Powderly
22 terms
Social studies big test
Industrial Revolution
Cotton Gin
Spinning Mill
Eli Whitney
a period of time in the 1800's where rural / farming societie…
A machine created to remove seeds from cotton plants , invent…
S. Slater idea brought to NE which needed swift moving stream…
American inventor from CT, given credit for the assembly line…
Industrial Revolution
a period of time in the 1800's where rural / farming societie…
Cotton Gin
A machine created to remove seeds from cotton plants , invent…
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social studies big test
1. The practice of exaggerating, or us…
2. The inventions of electric lighting…
3. One reason the U.S.A. became involv…
4. The purpose of the 18th Amendment t…
Yellow Journalism
Industrial growth
Great Britain
Stop alcohol sales
1. The practice of exaggerating, or us…
Yellow Journalism
2. The inventions of electric lighting…
Industrial growth
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