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Fall US History Terms
Monroe Doctrine
Sherman Antitrust Act
Bimetallism
Social Darwinism
President Monroe created the Monroe Doctrine to keep the Euro…
First law passed by Congress to begin to restrict the formati…
A system allowing the unrestricted currency of gold and silve…
Social Darwinism was a social philosophy that justified the i…
Monroe Doctrine
President Monroe created the Monroe Doctrine to keep the Euro…
Sherman Antitrust Act
First law passed by Congress to begin to restrict the formati…
40 terms
US History Fall 2016
Jamestown Colony
Captain John Smith
Blockhouse
Lord Delaware
Colony established in Virginia in May 1607; it was 1st Englis…
First leader of the Jamestown Colony
A fort built to protect the colonists
First governor of Jamestown; a strong and fair leader.
Jamestown Colony
Colony established in Virginia in May 1607; it was 1st Englis…
Captain John Smith
First leader of the Jamestown Colony
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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
Fall Semester US History Terms
Puritans (work ethic)
Enlightenment
Federalism
Checks and balances
group of English Protestants who believe in the devotion to w…
intellectual movement which dominated the world of ideas in E…
a system of government in which entities states or provinces…
a system that allows each branch of a government to amend or…
Puritans (work ethic)
group of English Protestants who believe in the devotion to w…
Enlightenment
intellectual movement which dominated the world of ideas in E…
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US History Fall Finals Terms
Colombian Exchange
John Smith
John Rolfe
Indentured Servants
Transfers for old world to new and new to old (diseases, crop…
"intrepid young adventurer" whipped colonists into shape in J…
Father of the tobacco industry... The guy who married Pocahonti…
Broke people who worked for years "to pay their passage" ther…
Colombian Exchange
Transfers for old world to new and new to old (diseases, crop…
John Smith
"intrepid young adventurer" whipped colonists into shape in J…
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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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US History Fall Final Terms
loyalists
stamp act
Battle of Saratoga
federalism
colonist who remained loyal to Britain during the Revolution
1765 law passed by Parliament that required colonists to pay…
turning point of Civil War; British won
political system in which power is shared between the nationa…
loyalists
colonist who remained loyal to Britain during the Revolution
stamp act
1765 law passed by Parliament that required colonists to pay…
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…
US History Fall Final 2016
Separation of Powers
Unalienable Rights
Federalism
Free Enterprise
government broken up into 3 branches to ensure not one segmen…
rights that can't be taken away: Life, Liberty, Pursuit of ha…
relationship between state and federal (national) governments
economic system where business operates in competition with l…
Separation of Powers
government broken up into 3 branches to ensure not one segmen…
Unalienable Rights
rights that can't be taken away: Life, Liberty, Pursuit of ha…
US History Fall Final Review
Teddy Roosevelt
Salem Witch Trials
Mercantilism
French & Indian War
. . . "the American continents, by the free and independent c…
Accused women were often of low social standing, or those who…
Economic theory that emphasized the importance of stockpiling…
The British and French fought to expand their empires in the…
Teddy Roosevelt
. . . "the American continents, by the free and independent c…
Salem Witch Trials
Accused women were often of low social standing, or those who…
US History Fall Final
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Henry Clay
Abraham Lincoln
1st president commander in chief of the continental army duri…
played role in drafting the declaration of independence, thir…
created the Compromise of 1850; California as free; Fugitive…
president of the Union; wanted to focus on saving the Union r…
George Washington
1st president commander in chief of the continental army duri…
Thomas Jefferson
played role in drafting the declaration of independence, thir…
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US History Fall Final Review
1. Pilgrims
2. The Puritans
3. Mayflower Compact - 1620
4. Town Hall Meetings
People who were Separatists; they were early settlers of the…
They were a group of religious reformists who wanted to "puri…
A contract made by the voyagers on the Mayflower agreeing tha…
most common form of government in the New England colonies.
1. Pilgrims
People who were Separatists; they were early settlers of the…
2. The Puritans
They were a group of religious reformists who wanted to "puri…
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 Exam Fall Term
Jamestown
John Smith
Mayflower Compact
John Winthrop
Site in 1607 of the first permanent English settlement in the…
Scarcely landed in Jamestown Virginia in 1607; imposed a regi…
1620. Before landing in Plymouth MA, pilgrims drew up a plan,…
Mass. Bay Colony's governor. Gave a speech in 1645 to the Mas…
Jamestown
Site in 1607 of the first permanent English settlement in the…
John Smith
Scarcely landed in Jamestown Virginia in 1607; imposed a regi…
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US History Fall Final Terms
Jamestown
Joint- stock
John Smith
white men, rich, not used to working,…
-founded in 1607... - first English settlement ... - Named after th…
group of people investing
Captain of Jamestown Mission; had to return to England b/c sick
What kind of people were coming to Virginia
Jamestown
-founded in 1607... - first English settlement ... - Named after th…
Joint- stock
group of people investing
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…
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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US History Fall Final (2016)
Economic Opportunities of the West
Open Range
Boomtowns
Impact of Transcontinental Railroad
Mining, Ranching & Farming
A vast area of grassland owned by the federal government wher…
A western community that grew quickly because of the mining b…
People were able to travel across the US; Native Americans we…
Economic Opportunities of the West
Mining, Ranching & Farming
Open Range
A vast area of grassland owned by the federal government wher…
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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 Finals Terms
Colombian Exchange
John Smith
John Rolfe
Indentured Servants
Transfers for old world to new and new to old (diseases, crop…
"intrepid young adventurer" whipped colonists into shape in J…
Father of the tobacco industry... The guy who married Pocahonti…
Broke people who worked for years "to pay their passage" ther…
Colombian Exchange
Transfers for old world to new and new to old (diseases, crop…
John Smith
"intrepid young adventurer" whipped colonists into shape in J…
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US History Fall Final
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Henry Clay
Abraham Lincoln
...
...
created the Compromise of 1850; California as free; Fugitive…
president of the Union; wanted to focus on saving the Union r…
George Washington
...
Thomas Jefferson
...
Mr. Gillam US History Fall Final Review Terms
Pilgrims
Puritans
Squanto
Indentured Servants
Group of English Protestant dissenters who established Plymou…
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
Native American who helped the English colonists in Massachus…
People who could not afford passage to the colonies could bec…
Pilgrims
Group of English Protestant dissenters who established Plymou…
Puritans
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
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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: Fall Final
Geographic features & resources of col…
Slave Labor
Indentured Servitude
Triangular Trade
New England Colonies: Included Massachusetts, New Hampshire,…
Southern farmers relied on the labor of indentured servants,…
Poor English people who come to America by signing contracts…
A three-way trade route that exchanged goods between the Amer…
Geographic features & resources of col…
New England Colonies: Included Massachusetts, New Hampshire,…
Slave Labor
Southern farmers relied on the labor of indentured servants,…
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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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US History Fall Final Terms
Compromise of 1815
Albany plan of union
Big four
Common sense
Measures passed by congress in 1850!to admit Cali into the un…
A proposal drafted in 1754 by Benjamin Franklin calling for a…
At the Paris peace conference, the nickname for the leaders o…
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine in 1776 making an influenc…
Compromise of 1815
Measures passed by congress in 1850!to admit Cali into the un…
Albany plan of union
A proposal drafted in 1754 by Benjamin Franklin calling for a…
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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 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…
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 semester terms Ramsay
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 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…
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 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
US History Fall Final
John Smith
Pilgrims
Quakers
Constitution
The founder of Jamestown
religious group that left England to colonize the America's.
religious group of people that opposed slavery and believed a…
the rule book for the government and provides individuals the…
John Smith
The founder of Jamestown
Pilgrims
religious group that left England to colonize the America's.
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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…
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Fall US History Review
Main Reasons for Colonization of N. Am…
Name the first permanent English Settl…
Why was Jamestown originally founded?
Why was Plymouth originally founded?
Spain - God, Gold, Glory... England - claim landslide... France - t…
Jamestown, VA
1607 - to make profit in the New World founded by London Comp…
Religious freedom for the pilgrims founded William Bradford.…
Main Reasons for Colonization of N. Am…
Spain - God, Gold, Glory... England - claim landslide... France - t…
Name the first permanent English Settl…
Jamestown, VA
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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
64 terms
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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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 Fall Final
God, Glory, and Gold
Spices
Exposure to new European diseases
Great Britain
The three motivations for Europeans to explore the new world
In the 1400s, what was the most important trade good from the…
What caused the population of Native Americans to decrease by…
colonized the Original 13 American colonies
God, Glory, and Gold
The three motivations for Europeans to explore the new world
Spices
In the 1400s, what was the most important trade good from the…
US History Fall Final
Headright system
Indentured servitude
Quakers
Navigation Acts
a system of land distribution, pioneered in Virginia and used…
workers contracted for service for a speci- fied period. In e…
epithet for members of the Society of Friends. Their belief t…
English laws passed, beginning in the 1650s and 1660s, requir…
Headright system
a system of land distribution, pioneered in Virginia and used…
Indentured servitude
workers contracted for service for a speci- fied period. In e…
US History Fall Review
causes of westward expansion
indian policies
Populist Party
transcontinental railroad
manifest destiny, land for farming, transcontinental rr, chea…
Dawes Act- divided land into quotments for Native Americans a…
working class citizens who fought for the coinage of silver,…
railroad built to connect east and west- fast transportation,…
causes of westward expansion
manifest destiny, land for farming, transcontinental rr, chea…
indian policies
Dawes Act- divided land into quotments for Native Americans a…
US History Fall Final
George Washington
Dred Scott
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
A black slave, had lived with his master for 5 years in Illin…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
3rd President of the United States , He was a delegate from V…
George Washington
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Dred Scott
A black slave, had lived with his master for 5 years in Illin…
US History Fall Final
Cattle Drives
Dawes Act
Railroad & Farmers
Settlement of Plains
Open ranges made this possible ... Greatest known ______________…
Altered the reservation system by dividing reservation land t…
____________ increased the markets for many products, spurrin…
Hard to settle there because of the hot summers and the cold…
Cattle Drives
Open ranges made this possible ... Greatest known ______________…
Dawes Act
Altered the reservation system by dividing reservation land t…
US History Fall Exam MMS
Mercantilism
Jamestown
1607
Pilgrims
Shop owners
The first permanent settlement in the new world
Jamestown was established
People who leave their home country for religious purposes/fr…
Mercantilism
Shop owners
Jamestown
The first permanent settlement in the new world
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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
109 terms
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.
100 terms
us history fall final
abolitionism
abraham lincoln
adams-onis treaty
alexander hamilton
the purpose of this movement was to end slavery immediately
- 16th president, republican, elected in 1860 and 1864... - acco…
- 1819... - treaty between spain and us... - spain gives US florida…
- head of federalist party... secretary of treasury during washi…
abolitionism
the purpose of this movement was to end slavery immediately
abraham lincoln
- 16th president, republican, elected in 1860 and 1864... - acco…
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