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16 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposits
to gather or collect
a strong drive for success
not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
large pieces of metal or rock that occur in nature
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong drive for success
The Gold Rush
gold
Sutter's Mill
prospector
pan
gold
Sutter's Mill
8 terms
The Rush for Gold
when gold was discovered in California
the mines in a newspaper report
gave a speech in which he talked about…
beginning of the gold rush, large flow…
1848
May 17, 1848
December 1848
1849
when gold was discovered in California
1848
the mines in a newspaper report
May 17, 1848
16 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposits
to gather or collect
a strong drive for success
not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
large pieces of metal or rock that occur in nature
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong drive for success
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
collect
determination
empty/nothing growing
to put in
accumulate
collect
ambition
determination
22 terms
Gold Rush
Allegiance
Apoplexy
Bludgeon
Bushrangers
Loyalty of faithfulness
A noticeable loss of a person's body functions due to the dam…
A short, heavy piece of wood used as a weapon
People who hid in the bush and lived by robbing travellers
Allegiance
Loyalty of faithfulness
Apoplexy
A noticeable loss of a person's body functions due to the dam…
15 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collectible
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
to deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
to gather or collectible
ambition
a strong desire or drive
Gold Rush
GR* James K. Polk
GR* Bear Flag Revolt
GR* Vaqueros
GR* Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
The former governor of Tennessee, he was the democratic Party…
In 1846 33 settlers captured the Mexican garrison of Sonoma a…
The Mexican name for cowboys, they managed large herds of cat…
In 1848, this treaty officially ended the war with Mexico and…
GR* James K. Polk
The former governor of Tennessee, he was the democratic Party…
GR* Bear Flag Revolt
In 1846 33 settlers captured the Mexican garrison of Sonoma a…
The Gold Rush
Abandoned
rugged
profitable
beckons
Deserted
(adj.) uneven; rough
bringing advantage or monetary gain
appear inviting
Abandoned
Deserted
rugged
(adj.) uneven; rough
15 terms
The Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
To gather or collect
A strong desire or drive
Not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
To deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
To gather or collect
ambition
A strong desire or drive
50 terms
Gold Rush
Why is gold popular for making jewelry?
Why is gold valuable?
What is the earliest record of cups an…
During the Middle Ages, what men tried…
beauty & softness
Gold is scarce
3500 BC
Alchemists
Why is gold popular for making jewelry?
beauty & softness
Why is gold valuable?
Gold is scarce
The Gold Rush
It's the place where gold was first di…
Going by ship to the Isthmus of Panama…
Miners staked a claim by hammering woo…
Inflation is a sharp increase in price…
What is important about Coloma?
What was the fastest way to reach California at the start of…
How did a miner usually show where his or her claim was?
What is inflation?
It's the place where gold was first di…
What is important about Coloma?
Going by ship to the Isthmus of Panama…
What was the fastest way to reach California at the start of…
20 terms
Gold Rush
pan
gold
glitter
settle
...
...
...
...
pan
...
gold
...
15 terms
Gold Rush Words
stake
bedrock
prairie schooner
Argonauts
a wooden peg driven into the ground every 25 feet to mark the…
solid rock beneath the soil
a large covered wagon
a name the gold rushers called themselves
stake
a wooden peg driven into the ground every 25 feet to mark the…
bedrock
solid rock beneath the soil
Gold Rush
expanse
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
wide open space of land
people or animals moving in a group
to collect or pile up
to stretch the truth
expanse
wide open space of land
migration
people or animals moving in a group
5 terms
Gold RUsh
Levi Strauss
Mary Jane Megquier
Mifflin Gibbs
San Francisco
an entrepreneur - BLUE JEANS!
Hotel owner
owner of "Mirror of the TImes", a newspaper
...
Levi Strauss
an entrepreneur - BLUE JEANS!
Mary Jane Megquier
Hotel owner
15 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not productive, bare
to put something somewhere else
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to collect
a strong desire
not producing
to leave a item
accumulate
to collect
ambition
a strong desire
15 terms
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
collect
diven
nothing grew
put money in
accumulate
collect
ambition
diven
Gold Rush
Expance
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
wide open land
moving across the narion
collect or build up
to lie or streth the truth
Expance
wide open land
migration
moving across the narion
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to collect
a strong desire
not producing or creating anything
to deliver and leave an item.
accumulate
to collect
ambition
a strong desire
gold rush
accmulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything
to deliver and leave an item
accmulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
Migrate
Economy
Barren
Primitive
A movement or change of position, usually of many people or a…
An organized money system.
Not producing or creating anything;having no vegitation
Happening early in history of humans and the world, or simple…
Migrate
A movement or change of position, usually of many people or a…
Economy
An organized money system.
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire
having no vegetation
to deliver and leave one item
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire
9 terms
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or createing
to deliver and leave an item often for safe keeping
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
James Marshall
John Sutter
Sam Brannan
James Polk
worker who discovered gold in 1848 while building a sawmill f…
Owned a sawmill in CA where James Marshall found the gold tha…
became rich selling mining supplies for high prices, started…
President elected in 1844 who wanted Manifest Destiny
James Marshall
worker who discovered gold in 1848 while building a sawmill f…
John Sutter
Owned a sawmill in CA where James Marshall found the gold tha…
Gold Rush
expanse
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
a wide open space
a movement or change of position usually many people or animals
to gather or collect
to over state something or someone
expanse
a wide open space
migration
a movement or change of position usually many people or animals
15 terms
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything
to deliver and leave an item
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collet
a strong disire or drive
land not producing
to deliver and leave an item
accumulate
to gather or collet
ambition
a strong disire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
expanse
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
a wide-open space
a movement or change of position, usually of many people or a…
to gather or collect
to say that something is more than it really is; to overstate
expanse
a wide-open space
migration
a movement or change of position, usually of many people or a…
Gold rush
lode
gold vein
mother lode
mercury
Is a vein of rich ore.
is a trail of gold from underground to the surface.
is the name for a section of california with a series of lode…
was often used to separate... the gold from ore.
lode
Is a vein of rich ore.
gold vein
is a trail of gold from underground to the surface.
13 terms
Gold rush
Vein
motherload
assay
lode
...
Vein
...
motherload
8 terms
The Gold Rush
gold
Sutter's Mill
prospector
pan
gold
Sutter's Mill
gold rush
expanse
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
an area of something, typically land or sea, presenting a wid…
seasonal movement of animals from one region to another.
gather or build up.
represent (something) as being larger, greater, better, or wo…
expanse
an area of something, typically land or sea, presenting a wid…
migration
seasonal movement of animals from one region to another.
gold rush
Argonaut
Assay
Claim Jumping
Cradles or Rockers
another word for prospector
the test of an ore to the content
stealing from someone elses claim
used to separate gold and dirt
Argonaut
another word for prospector
Assay
the test of an ore to the content
15 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collectible
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
to deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
to gather or collectible
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
Accumulate
Ambition
Barren
Deposit
To Gather or collect
A strong desire or drive
Not producing or creating anything
To Deliver and leave an item
Accumulate
To Gather or collect
Ambition
A strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
Argonaut
Cradle
Dry Diggin's
Color
A person that is looking for gold.
A rocking tool used for placer mining,and its job is to separ…
Mining town without water. They dig gold out of the cracks of…
Any trace or bit of placer gold.
Argonaut
A person that is looking for gold.
Cradle
A rocking tool used for placer mining,and its job is to separ…
15 terms
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything;having no vegetation
to deliver and leave an item
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything
to deliver or leave an item
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barrren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
(adj)(of land) too poor to produce much or any vegetation
to deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
8 terms
Gold rush
ambassador
exodus
testify
acquired
An official representative of a country's government
A mass departure
give testimony in a court of law
The human immunodeficiency virus is the cause of which disease?
ambassador
An official representative of a country's government
exodus
A mass departure
Gold Rush
Expanse
Migration
Accumulate
Exaggerate
wide-open land
when people start to move across the nation
going on top of it's self or to collect
to stretch the truth
Expanse
wide-open land
Migration
when people start to move across the nation
23 terms
Gold Rush
to discover
Caused an outbreak
disease
unfortunately
to find
caused something to happen
a sickness, an illness caused by germs
unluckily
to discover
to find
Caused an outbreak
caused something to happen
15 terms
GOLD RUSH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)
accumulate
ambition
barren
desperate
to gather or collect
a strong desire to drive
not producing or creating anything
having an urgent need or disire
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire to drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collectible
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything; having no vegetation
to deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
to gather or collectible
ambition
a strong desire or drive
Gold rush
accumulate
ambition
barren
deposit
to gather or collect
a strong desire or drive
not producing or creating anything;having no vegetation
to deliver and leave an item, often for safekeeping
accumulate
to gather or collect
ambition
a strong desire or drive
15 terms
Gold Rush
ACCUMULATE
AMBITION
BARREN
DEPOSIT
TO GATHER OR COLLECT.
A STRONG DESIRE OR DRIVE.
NOT PRODUCING OR CREATING ANYTHING.
TO DELIVER AND LEAVE AN ITEM OFTEN FOR SAFEKEEPING.
ACCUMULATE
TO GATHER OR COLLECT.
AMBITION
A STRONG DESIRE OR DRIVE.
15 terms
GOLD RUSH
ACCUMULATE
AMBITION
BARREN
DEPOSIT
to gather or collect
a strong desire
not producing or creating anything
to deliver,leave an item
ACCUMULATE
to gather or collect
AMBITION
a strong desire
15 terms
GOLD RUSH
expanse
migration
accumulate
exaggerate
wide-open lade
moving from across the nation
collect
truth
expanse
wide-open lade
migration
moving from across the nation
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