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25 terms
Fall US History mid term
Progressivism
16 Amendment
17 Amendment
18 Amendment
A broad philosophy based on the Idea of Progress, which asser…
Allows government to collect taxes
Election of 2 senators from each state
Banned the sale of alcohol
Progressivism
A broad philosophy based on the Idea of Progress, which asser…
16 Amendment
Allows government to collect taxes
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US History Fall Term Exam
agricultural revolution (1.1)
kiva (1.1)
pueblo (1.1)
Beringia (1.1)
-between 9,000 & 10,000 years ago... -the start of learning how…
-circular ceremonial rooms in a pueblo
-large, multistory buildings of adobe and cut stone with conn…
-a frozen land bridge between Alaska and Asia along the Berin…
agricultural revolution (1.1)
-between 9,000 & 10,000 years ago... -the start of learning how…
kiva (1.1)
-circular ceremonial rooms in a pueblo
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DE US History Fall Mid Term
this was the main route by which early…
An advanced Mesoamerican culture which…
this spanish soldier led an expedition…
An Italian navigator who sailed under…
Beringia
Maya
Cortez
Christopher Columbus
this was the main route by which early…
Beringia
An advanced Mesoamerican culture which…
Maya
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US history fall review terms
Bering Land Bridge
reciprocity
Christopher Columbus
Hernan Cortes
North America and Asia connected by land
give and get
...
Conquistador, Mexico/Aztecs
Bering Land Bridge
North America and Asia connected by land
reciprocity
give and get
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US History Fall Term Final
Challenges facing Washington
Washington's first Cabinet
Belief of federalists- Alexander Hamil…
Belief of Republicans- Thomas Jefferson
-Faced a large national debt... -No national defense... -Many doubt…
-Department of war- deals with military (Henry Knox)... -Departm…
Federalist (Hamilton)- ... -strong federal gov't... -economy of man…
Republican (Jefferson)- ... -strong state gov't... -economy based o…
Challenges facing Washington
-Faced a large national debt... -No national defense... -Many doubt…
Washington's first Cabinet
-Department of war- deals with military (Henry Knox)... -Departm…
US History Fall Final Terms
Magna Carta
Columbian Exchange
clan
nomadic
a document which formed a base for American government
a transatlantic trade launched by Columbus's voyages
a group of families who share a common ancestor
moving their homes regularly in search of food
Magna Carta
a document which formed a base for American government
Columbian Exchange
a transatlantic trade launched by Columbus's voyages
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US History Terms and Definitions
House of Burgesses
Great Awakening
Mercantilism
Stamp Act
Virginia legislature formed in 1619. First example of self--g…
Religious revival in the American colonies during the 1730s a…
Economic theory that argues that a country should try to incr…
A law passed in 1765 by the British Parliament that taxed new…
House of Burgesses
Virginia legislature formed in 1619. First example of self--g…
Great Awakening
Religious revival in the American colonies during the 1730s a…
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US History Fall Term Exam
Washington
precedent
Jay's Treaty
whiskey rebellion
1.precedent... 2.Jay's Treaty... 3. Whisky Rebellion
cabinet, 2 term office, state dinners, foreign policy
British must leave forts, pre revolutionary debt or the US, d…
farmers being oppressed from tax on whiskey, he sent troops... -…
Washington
1.precedent... 2.Jay's Treaty... 3. Whisky Rebellion
precedent
cabinet, 2 term office, state dinners, foreign policy
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US History Fall Exam Terms
Bacon's Rebellion 1676
navidad
ecomiendas
Samuel Eliott Moorison
result of Native Americans being pushed further west, and the…
first Spanish base in West on Hispaniola
big plantations Arawaks were taken to by Colombus as slaves w…
historian on Colombus, told good and bad side, Christopher Co…
Bacon's Rebellion 1676
result of Native Americans being pushed further west, and the…
navidad
first Spanish base in West on Hispaniola
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US History Fall Term Exam
Protestantism
Church of England
Jamestown
Powhatan Confederacy
a major group broadly defined as Christianity, which originat…
Church created in England as a result of a political dispute…
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
Alliance of Native American tribes living in the region of th…
Protestantism
a major group broadly defined as Christianity, which originat…
Church of England
Church created in England as a result of a political dispute…
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US History Fall Exam Terms
Jamestown
Bacon's Rebellion
Indentured servants
Puritans
The first town in the US, settled by the Virginia Company of…
After tensions over land with the Indians, the people of Virg…
An employee (indenturee) within a system of unfree labor, who…
"A city upon a hill": Massachusetts Bay colony settled by the…
Jamestown
The first town in the US, settled by the Virginia Company of…
Bacon's Rebellion
After tensions over land with the Indians, the people of Virg…
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US HISTORY FALL FINAL: terms
mayflower compact
Common sense
declaration of independence
virginia and kentucky resolutions
an agreement that when the pilgrims reached america they were…
thomas paine... sways populated opinion to fight in war... emotiona…
legal document of seperation from monarchy
nullification: state could avoid law if it was unconstitutional
mayflower compact
an agreement that when the pilgrims reached america they were…
Common sense
thomas paine... sways populated opinion to fight in war... emotiona…
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Fall Final Terms for US History
William McKinley
Reconstruction
Alexander Hamilton
Great Britain
Republican that was supported by big business; defeated Willi…
Effort after the Civil War to rebuild Southern society, infra…
Secretary of Treasury for George Washington; many credit him…
Won our independence from this nation and also fought them to…
William McKinley
Republican that was supported by big business; defeated Willi…
Reconstruction
Effort after the Civil War to rebuild Southern society, infra…
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Us History terms and definitions
Patronage
Merit
Civil Service
Interstate Commerce
Givng jobs to followers
or ability not politics
includes all federal jobs except offices and the military
business that crossed state lines
Patronage
Givng jobs to followers
Merit
or ability not politics
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US History term and definition
Tutelage
Militarist
Totaliarianism
Quarantine
The condition of being under the guardianship of another.
someone who glorifies military values or institutions and ext…
A political system of absolute control, in which all social,…
In politics, isolating a nation by refusing to have economic…
Tutelage
The condition of being under the guardianship of another.
Militarist
someone who glorifies military values or institutions and ext…
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us history term definition
homestead act
exoduster
social darwinism
Sherman antitrust act
offering 160 acres of free land to any citizen that is the he…
African Americans who moved from post- reconstruction south t…
an economic and social philosophy holding that a system of un…
a law, enacted in 1890, that was intended to prevent the crea…
homestead act
offering 160 acres of free land to any citizen that is the he…
exoduster
African Americans who moved from post- reconstruction south t…
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AP US History fall semester terms list
American Indians/ Native Americans
Great Colombian/Biological exchange
Christopher Columbus
Bartolommeo de las Casas
The native people of the new world that Columbus founded
Is an exchange of deceases and crops that where exchanged bet…
Sailed to the new world in 1492
A preacher who went to the Spanish territories and reported t…
American Indians/ Native Americans
The native people of the new world that Columbus founded
Great Colombian/Biological exchange
Is an exchange of deceases and crops that where exchanged bet…
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AP US History Fall Term (Places)
Jamestown
"City on a hill"
Salem, Massachusetts
"E pluribus unum"
America's first permanent English colony, in Virginia in 1607…
Massachusetts Bay Colony, Future governor John Winthrop state…
Salem Witch Trails/ Abigail Hobbs
motto suggested by the committee Congress appointed on July 4…
Jamestown
America's first permanent English colony, in Virginia in 1607…
"City on a hill"
Massachusetts Bay Colony, Future governor John Winthrop state…
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AP US History Fall Term (People)
William Bradford
Jonathan Edwards
Puritans
Anne Hutchinson
helped found the Plymouth Colony. He was a signatory to the M…
oversaw some of the initial stirrings of the First Great Awak…
English Reformed Protestants in the 16th and 17th centuries w…
Anne Hutchinson was a Puritan woman who spread her own interp…
William Bradford
helped found the Plymouth Colony. He was a signatory to the M…
Jonathan Edwards
oversaw some of the initial stirrings of the First Great Awak…
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US History Mid-Terms Fall 2015
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Jacob Riis
Denis Kearney
A Place where immigrants would come once they arrived in amer…
The immigration station on the west coast where Asian immigra…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
Irish immigrant who settled in San Francisco and fought for w…
Ellis Island
A Place where immigrants would come once they arrived in amer…
Angel Island
The immigration station on the west coast where Asian immigra…
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US History Fall 2014 Final: Terms
Jamestown
Virginia Company
John Smith
Powhatan
1st lasting English settlement; meant to provide gold, God an…
A group of London investors who sent ships to Chesapeake Bay…
saved Virginia from utter collapse, took over in 1608 and whi…
Father of Pocahontas, subjected John Smith to a mock executio…
Jamestown
1st lasting English settlement; meant to provide gold, God an…
Virginia Company
A group of London investors who sent ships to Chesapeake Bay…
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US History Fall Term Final Key Terms
First and Second Great Awakening
Stephen Douglas
Seneca Falls Convention (1848)
Declaration of Independence
The First Great Awakening... First major American revival of rel…
Proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act which repealed the Missouri…
this convention drew a "Declaration of Sentiments" calling fo…
1776. Declared independence against Britain and called for th…
First and Second Great Awakening
The First Great Awakening... First major American revival of rel…
Stephen Douglas
Proposed the Kansas-Nebraska Act which repealed the Missouri…
25 terms
US History Fall 2016
Massachusetts Bay Colony
Roanoke Virginia Colony
Spanish Colonization
French Settlements /Quebec
Founded 1634 Religious Freedom and economic motivated separat…
also known as the Lost Colony, was established on Roanoke Isl…
St. Augustine in Florida was established as a Spanish fort in…
Samuel de Champlain founded Quebec (1608) and explored the Gr…
Massachusetts Bay Colony
Founded 1634 Religious Freedom and economic motivated separat…
Roanoke Virginia Colony
also known as the Lost Colony, was established on Roanoke Isl…
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US History VI Fall Term Finals
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
makes slavery illegal in all territories and states in the Un…
states that every person born or naturalized in the United St…
guaranteed the right to vote could not be denied for reasons…
tools used by Southern governments following Reconstruction t…
13th Amendment
makes slavery illegal in all territories and states in the Un…
14th Amendment
states that every person born or naturalized in the United St…
40 terms
US History Fall Final
The first President of the United States
The Dred Scott decision
The author of the declaration of indep…
The vast majority of slaves on a south…
George Washington
Intensified sectional conflict over slavery
Thomas Jefferson
worked in fields
The first President of the United States
George Washington
The Dred Scott decision
Intensified sectional conflict over slavery
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US History Fall Final Study terms
Protestant Reformation
protestants
Spanish Armada
Northwest Passage
religious movement made of protestants who protested some of…
reformers who protested some of the Catholic churches' practi…
huge fleet of warships meant to end English plans
water route through North America that would allow ships to s…
Protestant Reformation
religious movement made of protestants who protested some of…
protestants
reformers who protested some of the Catholic churches' practi…
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Sharbel US History Fall Exam Terms
London Company
Virginia Company
Massachusetts Bay Company
John Rolfe
launched a colonization party of 144 men in 1606
A group of London investors who sent ships to Chesapeake Bay…
A group of wealthy Puritans who were granted a royal charter…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown. He discovere…
London Company
launched a colonization party of 144 men in 1606
Virginia Company
A group of London investors who sent ships to Chesapeake Bay…
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US History Essay Fall Term Final
Thesis
Louisianna and how it was undone
Georgia and how it was undone
Texas and how it was undone
It is evident in history that there have been many land acqui…
The Louisiana Purchase consisted of when Napoleon who was des…
Cherokee were forced to leave Georgia, Tennessee, and Mississ…
In Texas, during war with Mexico, american immigrants agreed…
Thesis
It is evident in history that there have been many land acqui…
Louisianna and how it was undone
The Louisiana Purchase consisted of when Napoleon who was des…
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Fall Final Study Guide Terms US History
3/5s compromise
Albany Plan
Alexander Hamilton
Anti-Federalists
Each slave would count as 3/5s of a free person in determinin…
Conference of colonial leaders from Pennsylvania, Maryland, N…
Well known federalist and proposed the formation of the Natio…
People like Thomas Jefferson who favored a strict interpretat…
3/5s compromise
Each slave would count as 3/5s of a free person in determinin…
Albany Plan
Conference of colonial leaders from Pennsylvania, Maryland, N…
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US History Fall Final ITSO Terms
Robber Barons
Captains of Industry
Transcontinental Act
Knights of Labors
-describes powerful industrialists who established large busi…
-describes powerful industrialists who established large busi…
...
(founded in 1869)... -union of tailors... -excepted all workers exc…
Robber Barons
-describes powerful industrialists who established large busi…
Captains of Industry
-describes powerful industrialists who established large busi…
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US History Fall Final Terms 2014
Great Plains
Homestead Act
Cattle Drives
Buffalo
Grassland of Central North America that extends from the Miss…
Was a law that provided 160 acres to anyone who was willing t…
As a demand for beef increased, cowboys drove herds of cattle…
The Great Plains Indians relied on the buffalo to continue th…
Great Plains
Grassland of Central North America that extends from the Miss…
Homestead Act
Was a law that provided 160 acres to anyone who was willing t…
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AP US History Terms and Definitions
Pueblo Revolt
New Mexico
New France
coureurs de bois
A revolt in New Mexico that rose from the Pueblo Indians. The…
Colonized in 1609/seventeenth century... Where the Pueblos were…
Established in 1609-1610... Quebec was capital, small french col…
young males working as independent traders or paid agents for…
Pueblo Revolt
A revolt in New Mexico that rose from the Pueblo Indians. The…
New Mexico
Colonized in 1609/seventeenth century... Where the Pueblos were…
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Honors US History Fall Term Final
Jamestown (1607)
3 major points that lead to the Civil…
What comes with the Kansas-Nebrasksa A…
London Co./ Mercantilism
-first permanent English settlement in the Americas ... -establi…
-Lincoln's Election... -Kansas Nebraska Act 1854 ... -Fugitive Slav…
-death of the Whig party
-mercantilism was an economic theory and practice ... -dominant…
Jamestown (1607)
-first permanent English settlement in the Americas ... -establi…
3 major points that lead to the Civil…
-Lincoln's Election... -Kansas Nebraska Act 1854 ... -Fugitive Slav…
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US History Definitions of Key terms
Christopher Columbus
Treaty of Tordesillas
Encomienda; Hacienda
Middle Passager
Italian navigator who looked for a faster water route to Asia
1494, Treaty in which Spain and Portugal agreed to divide Lan…
Grant of Native American slave labor; Large farm or estate
Middle leg of the triangular trade route that brought capture…
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who looked for a faster water route to Asia
Treaty of Tordesillas
1494, Treaty in which Spain and Portugal agreed to divide Lan…
15 terms
US History Fall Review
Theodore Roosevelt
William Howard Taft
Woodrow Wilson
Progressive Era
Spanish American War Hero, 1st Progressive President, Trustbu…
2nd Progressive President, Dollar Diplomacy
3rd Progressive President, Winner of the 1912 Election & WWI…
Time period in which the US government became more involved w…
Theodore Roosevelt
Spanish American War Hero, 1st Progressive President, Trustbu…
William Howard Taft
2nd Progressive President, Dollar Diplomacy
27 terms
US History MidTerm Definitions
Gilded Age
Elisha Otis
Horatio Alger
Urbanization
describes post-Reconstruction era which was characterized by…
developed a safety elevator that would not fall if the liftin…
novelist who wrote about characters who succeeded by hard work
the number of cities and people living in them dramatically i…
Gilded Age
describes post-Reconstruction era which was characterized by…
Elisha Otis
developed a safety elevator that would not fall if the liftin…
31 terms
US History MidTerm Definition
Missouri Compromise
The Kansas Nebraska Act
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Dred Scott Decision
Missouri enters as a slave state, but slavery is banned north…
The Kansas Nebraska Act allowed citizens in Kansas and Nebras…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's fictional exploration of slave life w…
Scott was a slave who sues for his freedom based upon his ext…
Missouri Compromise
Missouri enters as a slave state, but slavery is banned north…
The Kansas Nebraska Act
The Kansas Nebraska Act allowed citizens in Kansas and Nebras…
81 terms
us history fall semester
referendum
inititive
muckracker
scientific management
vote on an initiative
bill initiated by people
journalists expose corruption
responsible for beginnings of ford assembly line
referendum
vote on an initiative
inititive
bill initiated by people
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US History Accel Terms & Definitions
joint-stock companies
Jamestown
Powhatan
headright system
allowed investors to pool their wealth in a company to yield…
original Virginia settlement of the British colonists
Native American tribe by Jamestown, persuaded to share food w…
anyone who paid for their own or another's passage to Virgini…
joint-stock companies
allowed investors to pool their wealth in a company to yield…
Jamestown
original Virginia settlement of the British colonists
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US History - Fall Semester Finals
Christopher Columbus
Smallpox and European diseases
Enlightenment
Spanish Armada's defeat
- the explorer who set sail to Spain and gets credited for fi…
- Killed up to 90 percent of Native Americans
This European movement influenced many of the political leade…
- this shifted the world's balance in 1588
Christopher Columbus
- the explorer who set sail to Spain and gets credited for fi…
Smallpox and European diseases
- Killed up to 90 percent of Native Americans
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History Fall Term Exam- all definitions
Colonial America (1600-1754)
Difference between Virginia & Massachu…
The Birth of the Republic (1754-1783)
Why did England continue fighting post…
Virginia:... - Mercantalism--> can only trade with England/have…
VA:... - founded by private stockholders --> develops into slave…
Colonial Diversity:... - Andrew Burnaby--> colonies were too div…
- pride of power... - can't allow other colonies to believe
Colonial America (1600-1754)
Virginia:... - Mercantalism--> can only trade with England/have…
Difference between Virginia & Massachu…
VA:... - founded by private stockholders --> develops into slave…
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US History Fall Exam
British Navigational Act
Peace of Paris (1763)
Military Act (1765)
Sugar Act (1764)
-cannot take goods from other counties without formal trade…
Colonies receive French Land
-colonists pay for British troops housing/feed... -duty taxes/ B…
raise taxes on sugar
British Navigational Act
-cannot take goods from other counties without formal trade…
Peace of Paris (1763)
Colonies receive French Land
97 terms
US History Fall Exam
nation-state
middle ground
"The Lost Colony"
aztecs
a sovereign state whose citizens or subjects are relatively h…
end up settling in the Ohio River Valley
Roanoke; failed colony; they learned that colonies need to be…
temples, pyramids, cities, warlike, elaborate education/medic…
nation-state
a sovereign state whose citizens or subjects are relatively h…
middle ground
end up settling in the Ohio River Valley
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US History Fall Final
Battles of Vicksburg, Gettysburg, Fort…
Wilmot Proviso
Underground Railroad
Uncle Tom's Cabin
NO biggest port of the confederacy. Was the first battle, New…
That all the mexican territories would no longer be allowed t…
harriet tubman, to free slaves that were still in the south t…
was a novel, proved as propaganda to show how bad slavery was…
Battles of Vicksburg, Gettysburg, Fort…
NO biggest port of the confederacy. Was the first battle, New…
Wilmot Proviso
That all the mexican territories would no longer be allowed t…
30 terms
EL US History Fall Final
This branch of the United States gover…
This is a model of the earth
Experts believed that the first people…
Christopher Columbus started his first…
Legislative Branch
Globe
Asian nomads
Hispaniola
This branch of the United States gover…
Legislative Branch
This is a model of the earth
Globe
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US History Fall STudy SEt
John D. Rockefeller
19th amendment
Theodore Roosevelt
The Rough Riders
A wealthy capitalist who controlled 90% of the nation's oil i…
the right to vote for women
Progressive president of the U.S. who supported the environme…
group of American soldiers who went to Cuba to fight the Span…
John D. Rockefeller
A wealthy capitalist who controlled 90% of the nation's oil i…
19th amendment
the right to vote for women
45 terms
US HISTORY FALL EXAM
Embargo Act
Napoleonic Wars
Non-intercourse Act
Impressment
1807, a general embargo enacted against Great Britain and Fra…
1803-15, a war between the French Empire led by Napoleon and…
1809, lifted all embargoes put into effect by the Embargo Act…
1810, British seizure of Americans for service in the Royal N…
Embargo Act
1807, a general embargo enacted against Great Britain and Fra…
Napoleonic Wars
1803-15, a war between the French Empire led by Napoleon and…
92 terms
US History Fall Final
Early American migration
European first contact
Jamestown
Pocahontas
The time when the first Americans came to this land from Euro…
Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492, and kille…
First permanent English settlement in the Americas. First Bri…
Pocahontas was a Virginia Indian notable for her association…
Early American migration
The time when the first Americans came to this land from Euro…
European first contact
Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492, and kille…
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US History Fall Final
Henry Ford
Mass Production
Model T
Scientific Management
A carmaker who introduced a series of methods and ideas that…
The rapid manufacture of large numbers of identical products.
A reliable car the average American could afford.
A way to improve efficiency where experts looked at every ste…
Henry Ford
A carmaker who introduced a series of methods and ideas that…
Mass Production
The rapid manufacture of large numbers of identical products.
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US HISTORY FALL EXAM
"No race can prosper till it learns th…
In the 1920s, speakeasies became popul…
What controversial aspect of the Gilde…
One main benefit of the development of…
Booker T. Washington
Prohibition of Alcohol
The growing power of business trusts and monopolies.
Improvement of Sanitation
"No race can prosper till it learns th…
Booker T. Washington
In the 1920s, speakeasies became popul…
Prohibition of Alcohol
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