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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Herbert Hoover
speculation
Black Tuesday
business cycle
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
speculation
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
Cost-Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
Cargo Ships- made in Richmond Rosie the Riverters
Determined who got what for the war- controlled all military…
Cost-Plus Contracts
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
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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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Chapter 12 - US History
FDR
public works
fireside chats
Eleanor Roosevelt
32nd President of the United States
structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks)…
informal talks given by FDR over the radio; sat by White Hous…
FDR's Wife and New Deal supporter. Was a great supporter of c…
FDR
32nd President of the United States
public works
structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks)…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Texas
Stephen Austin
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
Known as the Father of Texas, led the second and ultimately s…
A Mexican general and dictator, who dominated Mexican politic…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Texas
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
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Chapter 12: US History
nativism
isolationism
communism
anarchists
suspicion of foreign born people
pulling away from world affairs
an economic system that supports government control over prop…
people who are opposed to any form of government
nativism
suspicion of foreign born people
isolationism
pulling away from world affairs
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US HISTORY Chapter 12
Militarism
Kaiser
Plebiscite
Emancipation
Reliance on military strength
German for "caesar," the title of emperors of the Second Germ…
A popular vote
The act of setting free
Militarism
Reliance on military strength
Kaiser
German for "caesar," the title of emperors of the Second Germ…
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US History Chapter 12
What the name for the idea that Americ…
Who went to Idaho as missionaries to t…
Who went to the Oregon Territory as mi…
Who led the first American settlers in…
Manifest Destiny
Henry and Eliza Spalding
Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
Stephen F. Austin
What the name for the idea that Americ…
Manifest Destiny
Who went to Idaho as missionaries to t…
Henry and Eliza Spalding
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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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US History chapter 12
Benjamin Franklin
Clermont
"What God hath wrought"
Canal
Man who helped organize a working postal system for the US
First commercially successful steamboat
First message carried across public telegraph wires
Beginning in 1825 a person could now go from New York city to…
Benjamin Franklin
Man who helped organize a working postal system for the US
Clermont
First commercially successful steamboat
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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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US History - Chapter 12
James Fenimore Cooper
Walt Whitman
Herman Melville
Edgar Allen Poe
The first great American novelist... Most famous as the author o…
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
Wrote Moby Dick (1851) Took place on a whaling ship the hero…
Wrote many poems and short stories, many of them were quite m…
James Fenimore Cooper
The first great American novelist... Most famous as the author o…
Walt Whitman
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
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US History Chapter 12:
Franklin D. Roosevelt
polio
relief program
1 out of every 10
Vocabulary:... ______________________- elected president 4 times…
Roosevelt was stricken with ___________ and it left him witho…
As governor of New York in 1929, Roosevelt launched a groundb…
By 1932, Roosevelt's program had provided help to ___________…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Vocabulary:... ______________________- elected president 4 times…
polio
Roosevelt was stricken with ___________ and it left him witho…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
Panic of 1857
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
Financial crash which sharply lowered Midwest farmers prices…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Elias Howe
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
Cost-Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Government pays for the cost plus a percent
Gave money to business that made things for the war
Cargo Ships
Determined who got what for the war
Cost-Plus Contracts
Government pays for the cost plus a percent
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Gave money to business that made things for the war
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Herbert Hoover
Great Depression
Hooverville
Douglas MacArthur
Accomplished public servant who became President in 1929
Period Lasting from 1929 to 1941 in which the US economy falt…
Term used to describe makeshift shanty towns set up by homele…
US General called upon by President Hoover who ordered troops…
Herbert Hoover
Accomplished public servant who became President in 1929
Great Depression
Period Lasting from 1929 to 1941 in which the US economy falt…
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US History Chapter 12
Official forgiveness of a crime
term for a northern Republican who mov…
act of formally charging an official w…
farmer who grows a crop on someone els…
pardon
carpetbagger
impeach
sharecropper
Official forgiveness of a crime
pardon
term for a northern Republican who mov…
carpetbagger
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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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US History: Chapter 12- The Jackson Era
favorite son
plurality
majority
mudslinging
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
greater than half of a total number of something
a method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
favorite son
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
plurality
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
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US history chapter 12
reconstruction
1865 to 1877
reconstruction
lincoln
the period of time, rebuilding after the civil war
the years of reconstruction
the process the federal gov't used to readmit the confederate…
his 2nd inaugural address, "with malice toward none, with cha…
reconstruction
the period of time, rebuilding after the civil war
1865 to 1877
the years of reconstruction
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Chapter 12 Test US History
Hiram Revels
Johnson's plan for reconstruction
15th Amendment
14th Amendment
First African American US Senator
States must withdraw secession... States must swear allegiance t…
No one can be kept from voting because of race, color or form…
States that "all persons born or naturalized in the United St…
Hiram Revels
First African American US Senator
Johnson's plan for reconstruction
States must withdraw secession... States must swear allegiance t…
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GVHS AP US History Chapter 12 vocabulary
Transcontinental Railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
An 1854 treaty that, in the wake of a show of military force…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
Transcontinental Railroad
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
protective tariff
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
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US History Chapter 12
frontier
flatboat
dictator
ghost towns
land with few people west of settled areas
long boat with a flat bottom
one who rules by force and allows his people little or no fre…
former mining towns full of empty buildings where no one lives
frontier
land with few people west of settled areas
flatboat
long boat with a flat bottom
US History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
Radical Republicans
Thaddeus Stevens
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
one of the congressional Republicans who, after the Civil War…
one of the leaders of the Radical Republicans; a representati…
Andrew Johnson
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
Reconstruction
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
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chapter 12 us history
Rural
Labor union
mechanic
texttile
relating to places well outside of cities
a group of workers trying to bring about change in working co…
someone skilled in working with machines
fabric or cloth
Rural
relating to places well outside of cities
Labor union
a group of workers trying to bring about change in working co…
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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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US History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Favorite Son
Plurality
Majority
Mudslinging
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
Greater than half of a total number of something
A method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
Favorite Son
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
Plurality
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
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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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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
gross national product
laissez faire
entrepreneur
Thomas Alva Edison
total value of goods and services produced by a country durin…
policy that government should interfere as little as possible…
one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a busine…
greatest inventor of his time; invented the phonograph, elect…
gross national product
total value of goods and services produced by a country durin…
laissez faire
policy that government should interfere as little as possible…
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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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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US History Chapter 12
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
Radical Republicans
Thaddeus Stevens
Abraham Lincoln's presidential successor; president during re…
period during which the US began to rebuild after the Civil w…
minority of Republicans in congress that Reconstruction anger…
Pennsylvania Representative; co-led the Radical Republicans
Andrew Johnson
Abraham Lincoln's presidential successor; president during re…
Reconstruction
period during which the US began to rebuild after the Civil w…
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US History - Chapter 12
Draft
Disenfranchise
Cost-Plus
Sunbelt
A system used for choosing people from the population to serv…
To deprive of the right to vote
A government contract to pay a manufacturer the cost to produ…
A new industrial region in southern California and the Deep S…
Draft
A system used for choosing people from the population to serv…
Disenfranchise
To deprive of the right to vote
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US History Chapter 12
War of 1812
New Orleans, Battle of
Congress of Vienna
Hartford convention
Fought between Britain and the United States largely over the…
Resounding victory of American forces against the British, re…
Convention of major European powers to redraw the boundaries…
Convention of Federalists from five New England states who op…
War of 1812
Fought between Britain and the United States largely over the…
New Orleans, Battle of
Resounding victory of American forces against the British, re…
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US History Chapter 12 Review
farms, cities, & transportation
Freedmen's Bureau
Ten Percent Plan
Thaddeus Stevens
What areas of the South suffered from devastating property lo…
Provided aid to black and white southerners who were uprooted…
This allowed states to be readmitted when 10% of voters had p…
Who was the leading Radical Republican opposed to Lincoln's a…
farms, cities, & transportation
What areas of the South suffered from devastating property lo…
Freedmen's Bureau
Provided aid to black and white southerners who were uprooted…
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Chapter 12 US History
Integration of US Military
Jackie Robinson
Brown vs Board of Education
NAACP
One of the first steps taken toward integrating U.S.... society.…
Was the first African American baseball player to break the c…
Supreme Court decision that stated separate but equal was unc…
Organization established by W.E.B. Dubois, but is going to pl…
Integration of US Military
One of the first steps taken toward integrating U.S.... society.…
Jackie Robinson
Was the first African American baseball player to break the c…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Andrew Johnson
Thaddeus Stevens
black codes
impeach
The 17th president of the United States, this individual was…
A Radical Republican leader who advocated for African America…
the discriminatory laws passed throughout the post-Civil War…
to formally charge an official with misconduct in office. The…
Andrew Johnson
The 17th president of the United States, this individual was…
Thaddeus Stevens
A Radical Republican leader who advocated for African America…
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US History Chapter 12
Alsace-Lorraine
Militarism
Francis Ferdinand
William II
French territory that got lost to the Germans during conflict
Glorification of the military
Heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary and was assassinated wh…
German emperor who assured Austria-Hungary that Germany would…
Alsace-Lorraine
French territory that got lost to the Germans during conflict
Militarism
Glorification of the military
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US History Chapter 12
Mary Boykin Chestnut
Reconstruction
"40 Acres and a Mule"
Lincoln's Plan
Wrote a long diary about her times during the civil war;
1-How to bring the country back together?... 2-How to rebuild so…
Land given to free slaves for them to be on by Sherman
Wanted to just make everything better quickly; if just 10% of…
Mary Boykin Chestnut
Wrote a long diary about her times during the civil war;
Reconstruction
1-How to bring the country back together?... 2-How to rebuild so…
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US History Chapter 12
John Louis O'Sullivan
manifest destiny
Oregon
Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
the term "manifest destiny" was named by who
the idea that America was providentially ordained to posses t…
US and BR shared ___________ by joint occupation
missionaries who went to the area of the modern state of Wash…
John Louis O'Sullivan
the term "manifest destiny" was named by who
manifest destiny
the idea that America was providentially ordained to posses t…
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US History Chapter 12
Reconstruction
Radical Republican
Freedman's Bureau
Andrew Johnson
era in which the federal government struggled with how to ret…
Congressional group led by Thaddeus Stevens and Senator Sumne…
A Radical Republican plan with a goal to provide food, clothi…
17th President of the United States... Southerner from Tennessee…
Reconstruction
era in which the federal government struggled with how to ret…
Radical Republican
Congressional group led by Thaddeus Stevens and Senator Sumne…
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US History Chapter 12
Samuel FB Morse
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
Monopoly
an American painter and inventor, contributed to the inventio…
a Scottish-American industrialist who led the enormous expans…
an American business magnate and philanthropist. He was a co-…
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in…
Samuel FB Morse
an American painter and inventor, contributed to the inventio…
Andrew Carnegie
a Scottish-American industrialist who led the enormous expans…
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US History Chapter 12
Dust Bowl
Herbert Hoover
Bread Line
Bonus Army
Term used for the central & southern Great Plains during the…
President during the Great Depression
Line of people waiting for food handouts from charities or pu…
Group of WWI veterans who marched on Washington D.C. in 1932…
Dust Bowl
Term used for the central & southern Great Plains during the…
Herbert Hoover
President during the Great Depression
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US History Chapter 12
mechanical reapers
american system
manifest destiny
Oregon Trail
tools usually powered by horses or oxen that enabled farmers…
the practice of manufacturing and then assembling interchange…
term coined in 1845 by journalist John L. O'Sullivan to justi…
route from Independence, Missouri, to Oregon traveled by Amer…
mechanical reapers
tools usually powered by horses or oxen that enabled farmers…
american system
the practice of manufacturing and then assembling interchange…
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US History Chapter 12
Peculiar Institution
Paternalism
Colonization
Yeomen
Used to describe slavery in America because slavery so fragra…
A moral position developed during the first half of the ninet…
Process of control by which a central system of power dominat…
Small landowners (the majority of white families in the South…
Peculiar Institution
Used to describe slavery in America because slavery so fragra…
Paternalism
A moral position developed during the first half of the ninet…
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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…
63 terms
US History Chapter 12
Reconstruction
Ten percent plan
Radical Republican
Wade-Davis bill
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
As soon as ten percent of a state's voters took a loyalty oat…
Congressmen who advocated full citizenship rights for African…
Required that a majority of pre war voters in the Confederate…
Reconstruction
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
Ten percent plan
As soon as ten percent of a state's voters took a loyalty oat…
Chapter 12 US history
Public Works
Fireside Charts
FDIC
Hundred Days
Government funded building projects that provide jobs
Conversational radio addresses given by Franklin D. Roosevelt
New bank system; government federally insured banks. Get peop…
The first hundred days of Franklin Roosevelt's term as presid…
Public Works
Government funded building projects that provide jobs
Fireside Charts
Conversational radio addresses given by Franklin D. Roosevelt
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US history chapter 12
palmer raids
Calvin Coolidge
over production
urban sprawl
A famous episode of home and business invasions in 1919 in wh…
President of the United States who was famous for saying that…
An economic condition in which goods are being produced faste…
Refers to the growth of cities in all directions from the cen…
palmer raids
A famous episode of home and business invasions in 1919 in wh…
Calvin Coolidge
President of the United States who was famous for saying that…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Isolationism
Communism
Anarchists
Sacco and Vanzetti
Pulling away from world affairs
An economic system that supports government control over prop…
People who opposed any form of government
Italian immigrant anarchists accused of murder and executed i…
Isolationism
Pulling away from world affairs
Communism
An economic system that supports government control over prop…
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