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HIS 2365 Final Exam Review (Dr. Bracy Hill, Baylor University)
"Bill of Rights"
Jay's Treaty
Quasi-War
Thomas Jefferson
The collective name for the first ten amendments to the Unite…
A treaty between the United States of America and the Kingdom…
Undeclared war fought entirely at sea between the United Stat…
An American Founding Father, the principal author of the Decl…
"Bill of Rights"
The collective name for the first ten amendments to the Unite…
Jay's Treaty
A treaty between the United States of America and the Kingdom…
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Wordly Wise Book 8 Lesson 6
anarchy
anarchy
apprehend
arraign
n. total absence of government
n. lack of order; total confusion
v. to seize; to arrest
v. to bring before a court to face charges
anarchy
n. total absence of government
anarchy
n. lack of order; total confusion
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POLS Final Exam
Government
Citizen
Politics
American dream
"the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affai…
Member of a political community who by nature or having becom…
"the study of who gets what, when, and how- or how policy dec…
"an American ideal of a happy, successful life, which often i…
Government
"the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affai…
Citizen
Member of a political community who by nature or having becom…
132 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Global Issues EXAM (Use Your Exam Study Guides W/ This)
Article 1
Article 2
Article 3
Article 4
Right to Equality
Freedom from Discrimination
Right to Life, Liberty, Personal Security
Freedom from Slavery
Article 1
Right to Equality
Article 2
Freedom from Discrimination
28 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Gilded Age
Americanization
Assimilation
Andrew Carnegie
Bessemer Process
This process was designed to make immigrants more "Americaniz…
The process by which a person or a group's language and/or cu…
This man was the founder of the Carnegie Steel Company & prom…
Used by Andrew Carnegie, made the production of steel more ef…
Americanization
This process was designed to make immigrants more "Americaniz…
Assimilation
The process by which a person or a group's language and/or cu…
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Academic Word List 2c
promote
regime
resolve
retain
1) to support or encourage something... 2) to help something dev…
a government that controls a country, especially in a strict…
to solve a problem, or to find a satisfactory way of dealing…
to keep someone or something
promote
1) to support or encourage something... 2) to help something dev…
regime
a government that controls a country, especially in a strict…
70 termscreated on December 4, 2016
D'accord 3: Leçon 4 (La valeur des idées)
murder; violent crime
crime (in general)
crime
human rights
murder; violent crime
crime (in general)
24 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Diary of Anne Frank
Holocaust
murder
genocide
Nazi
the Nazi program of killing Jews under Hitler
kill
deliberate elimination of a group through mass murder.
Adolf Hitler created this type of government based on totalit…
Holocaust
the Nazi program of killing Jews under Hitler
murder
kill
21 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Geography Final
Census
Demography
Limits of census
Population density
-Count of number of people in an area... -Basic questions and po…
-The study of characteristics of the human population... -Gender…
-Under counts households and homeless people... -Federal funding…
-Asia: 60%... -Africa: 15%... -Europe: 11%... -South America: 8.5%... -No…
Census
-Count of number of people in an area... -Basic questions and po…
Demography
-The study of characteristics of the human population... -Gender…
181 termscreated on December 4, 2016
7th Grade History - The Leviathan
The Continental Congress: What was the…
The Continental Congress: What was the…
The Continental Congress: When did the…
The Continental Congress: How many mem…
The government of the United States in one form or another fo…
The Continental Congress.
It began on September 5, 1774, when delegates from 12 of the…
55.
The Continental Congress: What was the…
The government of the United States in one form or another fo…
The Continental Congress: What was the…
The Continental Congress.
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Everyday things, school life
battery
belt
bracelet
flip-flops
bateria
pasek
bransoletka
klapki
battery
bateria
belt
pasek
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Lesson 18: Achievements of the Gupta Empire
Gupta Empire
alliance
province
golden age
Golden Age of India; ruled through central government but all…
An agreement to work together
A division of land within an empire or country
A time in a culture of high achievement in arts, literature,…
Gupta Empire
Golden Age of India; ruled through central government but all…
alliance
An agreement to work together
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Civics // Articles of Confederation, Constitution, Bill of Rights
ratify
constitution
amendment
democracy
means to accept
a written plan for government
a change in the Constitution
a government where people make the decisions
ratify
means to accept
constitution
a written plan for government
42 terms
created on December 4, 2016
US - Chapter 3: The Development of Industrial America
4 Causes of Industrial Expansion
Section 1: The Triumph of Industry
Thomas Edison
Andrew Carnegie
1) nation's natural resources ex. lumber coal and oil... 2) plen…
Vocabulary words for Chapter 3 Section 1: Words 3-21
Inventor of lightbulb, phonograph and numerous other innovati…
A Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who…
4 Causes of Industrial Expansion
1) nation's natural resources ex. lumber coal and oil... 2) plen…
Section 1: The Triumph of Industry
Vocabulary words for Chapter 3 Section 1: Words 3-21
52 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Causes of the American Revolution
Pontiac
King George III
Jeffery Amherst
Proclamation of 1763
famous chief of the Ottawa who led an unsuccessful rebellion…
King George III, the king of England from 1760 to 1820, issue…
served as an officer in the British Army and as Commander-in-…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
Pontiac
famous chief of the Ottawa who led an unsuccessful rebellion…
King George III
King George III, the king of England from 1760 to 1820, issue…
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Chapter 6: Ancient Greece
peninsula
citizen
democracy
culture
land that is almost completely surrounded by water
a member of a state or country with all rights and freedoms
a government elected by citizens
the habits, traditions, and beliefs of a group of people
peninsula
land that is almost completely surrounded by water
citizen
a member of a state or country with all rights and freedoms
33 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Meyer World Studies Test 2
Egyptian history is divided into three…
Religion provided Egyptians with a sen…
During the time of the Middle Kingdom,…
The development of Egyptian civilizati…
Old Kingdom... Middle Kingdom... New Kingdom
earthly forms of the sun god Re
golden age of stability and expansion
Nile River
Egyptian history is divided into three…
Old Kingdom... Middle Kingdom... New Kingdom
Religion provided Egyptians with a sen…
earthly forms of the sun god Re
42 termscreated on December 4, 2016
U.S. History - Study Island --2. Post-Reconstruction to the Progressive Era (entire unit)
Indian Removal Act
Black Hawk War
Indians Appropriations Act
Battle of Little Big Horn
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
1851 Congressional legislation forcing Native Americans to mo…
1876 conflict between the U.S. Army and Sioux, Arapaho, and C…
Indian Removal Act
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
Black Hawk War
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
16 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Business
minimum wage
resources
review of resources
needs & wants
€9.15 per hour
the things that help you achieve a goal
examine and draw up a list of all your resources
something you can't live without & something you would like t…
minimum wage
€9.15 per hour
resources
the things that help you achieve a goal
49 termscreated on December 4, 2016
The Brain & Circle of Willis
Fornix
Chiasm
Pellucidum
Colliculi
Arch
Crossing
Transparent, clear
Little hairs
Fornix
Arch
Chiasm
Crossing
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7th grade French Revolution
guillotine
Estates General
Absolute Monarchy
Radical
a tool used to behead people
assembly of the three estates of France; last meeting was in…
a king or queen whose power is not limited by a representativ…
Someone who favors extreme change
guillotine
a tool used to behead people
Estates General
assembly of the three estates of France; last meeting was in…
9 termscreated on December 4, 2016
CHAPTER 12 SECTION 1: JACKSONIAN DEMOCRACY & STATES' RIGHTS
ANDREW JACKSON
JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
JACKSONIAN DEMOCRACY
SPOILS SYSTEM
7th President of the United States, serving from 1829-1837
6th President of the United States, serving from 1825-1829
The idea of widening political power to more of the people
The practice of giving government jobs to political backers
ANDREW JACKSON
7th President of the United States, serving from 1829-1837
JOHN QUINCY ADAMS
6th President of the United States, serving from 1825-1829
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Greece Review I
Doric
Corinthian column
Ionic column
Pericles
This style of column features simple, heavy columns without b…
This type of column is the most complex, with carvings that l…
This is a Greek column with short, fluted shafts and scroll-l…
Athenian leader noted for advancing democracy in Athens and f…
Doric
This style of column features simple, heavy columns without b…
Corinthian column
This type of column is the most complex, with carvings that l…
127 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP Humanities Exam Part 1
Cuneiform
ziggurat
bull headed lyre of queen ur
epic of Gilgamesh
Mesopotamia Sumerian period. 1st example of written human exp…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period worship the gods (polytheism) clo…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period ancient musical instrument with l…
Mesopotamia Sumerian period first sung narrative where snake…
Cuneiform
Mesopotamia Sumerian period. 1st example of written human exp…
ziggurat
Mesopotamia Sumerian period worship the gods (polytheism) clo…
13 termscreated on December 4, 2016
U.S. History - Study Island 2c. Westward Movement and Native Americans
Indian Removal Act
Black Hawk War
Indians Appropriations Act
Battle of Little Big Horn
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
1851 Congressional legislation forcing Native Americans to mo…
1876 conflict between the U.S. Army and Sioux, Arapaho, and C…
Indian Removal Act
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
Black Hawk War
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
10 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AP European History Chapter 19 - A Revolution in Politics : The Era of the French Revolution and Napoleon
Revolution
Old Order
Sans-Culottes
Girondins
A fundamental change in the political and social organization…
The political and social system of France in the 18th century…
"without breeches." The common people, who did not wear the f…
A member of the French moderate republican party in power 179…
Revolution
A fundamental change in the political and social organization…
Old Order
The political and social system of France in the 18th century…
11 termscreated on December 4, 2016
SS
Liberty
Repealed
Boycott
Tariff
Freedom
To undo a law or tax
A refusal to buy goods
A tax or goods brought into the country
Liberty
Freedom
Repealed
To undo a law or tax
26 termscreated on December 4, 2016
World Factbook
afghanistan
afghanistan
afghanistan
afghanistan
north and west of pakistan, east of iran
Kabul, 33m people, about the size of Virginia
Hamid Karzai became first democratically elected president. T…
pashtun, tajik, hazara, uzbek, other. language: afghan persia…
afghanistan
north and west of pakistan, east of iran
afghanistan
Kabul, 33m people, about the size of Virginia
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Chapter 2 Lesson 3 - Early Settlements and Cities
obsidian
oasis
import
export
A volcanic black rock often used by ancient people to make to…
A place in the desert that has a dependable source of water
A good brought in for sale from another place.
A good sent to another place for sale.
obsidian
A volcanic black rock often used by ancient people to make to…
oasis
A place in the desert that has a dependable source of water
106 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Macroeconomics Review
16 or older
available for work
made an effort to find work in the pas…
worked less than 1 hour for pay in the…
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 1.
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 2.
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 3.
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 4.
16 or older
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 1.
available for work
What are the qualifications for being unemployed? 2.
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Middle Ages in Western Europe
Fjord
Missionary
Concordat
Feudalism
A long narrow inlet from the sea between steep cliffs or hills
People sent by a religious organization to spread the faith
Agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country
Political order, under feudalism, nobles governed and protect…
Fjord
A long narrow inlet from the sea between steep cliffs or hills
Missionary
People sent by a religious organization to spread the faith
20 terms
created on December 4, 2016
Unit 2 Week 5 Contractions
doesn't
don't
enthusiasm
government
does not... contraction from the words does and not
a contraction for the words do not... not done, not doing, told…
aa strong excitement and active interest ... eager intrest;zeal
the people who male laws to manage a city, state, or country…
doesn't
does not... contraction from the words does and not
don't
a contraction for the words do not... not done, not doing, told…
30 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Chapter 10: Money and Banking
money
medium of exchange
barter
unit of account
Anything that serves as a medium of exchange, a unit of accou…
anything that is used to determine value during the exchange…
The direct exchange of one set of goods or services for another
a means for comparing the values of goods and services
money
Anything that serves as a medium of exchange, a unit of accou…
medium of exchange
anything that is used to determine value during the exchange…
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Unit 4 Vocabulary
Abscond
Anarchy
ACCESS
Arduous
(V.) to run off and hide... CONNECTION:... a robber trys to hide
(V.) A lack of government and law; confusion... My connection: V…
(n.) approach or admittance to places, person, things; an inc…
(adj.) hard to do, requiring much effort... CONNECTION:... Prepari…
Abscond
(V.) to run off and hide... CONNECTION:... a robber trys to hide
Anarchy
(V.) A lack of government and law; confusion... My connection: V…
30 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Semester 1 Science Final Study Guide
Cell Theory
Cytoplasm
Cell Membrane
Organelles
States that all living things are made up of one or more cell…
The material inside the living cell, including the nucleus
A phospholipid layer that covers a cells surface and acts as…
One of the small bodies in a cells cytoplasm that are special…
Cell Theory
States that all living things are made up of one or more cell…
Cytoplasm
The material inside the living cell, including the nucleus
72 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 19
laissez-faire economics and politics
divided electorate
identity politics
"Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion"
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
Political activity and ideas based on the shared experiences…
In the 1884 election, the Democratic party was labeled with t…
laissez-faire economics and politics
The idea that government should do little to interfer with th…
divided electorate
In the late 1800s, Republicans kept memories of the Civil War…
43 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
25 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Economics unit 4 review guide vocab
Price control
Price ceiling
Price floor
Deadweight loss
when the government restricts the amount of a good or service…
Legal max. on price at which a good can be sold. Set as max.…
legal min. on the price at which a good can be sold, sets a m…
loss in consumer and producer surplus due to an inefficient l…
Price control
when the government restricts the amount of a good or service…
Price ceiling
Legal max. on price at which a good can be sold. Set as max.…
42 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 5
Intolerable Acts
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
John Adams
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Radical delegate from Massachusetts to the Continental Congre…
Intolerable Acts
In 1774, the British Parliament passed the Intolerable Acts,…
Patrick Henry
Radical delegate from Virginia to the Continental Congress. R…
6 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Top3-L9
constitution... constitutional... مشروطه
dictatorship
constitutional monarchy... government by…
coincident
قانون اساسي
دیکتاتوری
سلطنت مشروطه
constitution... constitutional... مشروطه
قانون اساسي
dictatorship
دیکتاتوری
22 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Health Care Ethics
what are ethics?
how have personal ethics and values be…
purpose of professional codes of ethics
Foundational ethical concepts
moral duty and obligation
personal experiences ... family ... religion/spiritual ... professional
directive ... protective ... specific ... enforceable and enforced
beneficence... nonmaleficence... justice ... autonomy ... fidelity
what are ethics?
moral duty and obligation
how have personal ethics and values be…
personal experiences ... family ... religion/spiritual ... professional
69 termscreated on December 4, 2016
MMED 12/5
when a tax is levied on buyers
when a tax is levied on sellers
when a tax is levied
size of a tax
demand curve shifts downward by the size of the tax
supply curve shifts upward by that amount
buyers and sellers share the burden of the tax... buyers and sel…
TxQ
when a tax is levied on buyers
demand curve shifts downward by the size of the tax
when a tax is levied on sellers
supply curve shifts upward by that amount
64 termscreated on December 4, 2016
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 2
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
Act of Toleration
Roger Williams
Providence
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
A respected Puritan minister who believed that the individual…
This settlement has founded in 1636 by Roger Williams. (p. 29)
Cecil Calvert, Second Lord Baltimore
In 1634, Cecil Calvert (Second Lord Baltimore) was the son of…
Act of Toleration
The first colonial statue granting religious freedom to all C…
23 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Chapter 9
President
Vise President
Chief Justice
Secretary Of War
George Washington
John Adams
John Jay
Henry Knox
President
George Washington
Vise President
John Adams
25 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Pecos Bill vocabuary
kinfolk
pioneer
New England
homesteader
family
first people to move to an area
the area where the first colonies were
settlers who acquired free land from the government
kinfolk
family
pioneer
first people to move to an area
11 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Microeconomics Post-Quiz 5
What are natural barriers to entry?
What are government created barriers t…
Do natural or government barriers to e…
What are the problems with Monopolies?
1) Control of resources (Alcoa owns Bauxite)... 2) Problems rais…
1) Licensing: saying only one company can operate in a partic…
Government barriers tend to persist more than natural barriers
1) They produce at an inefficient output and price... 2) Fewer c…
What are natural barriers to entry?
1) Control of resources (Alcoa owns Bauxite)... 2) Problems rais…
What are government created barriers t…
1) Licensing: saying only one company can operate in a partic…
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Articles of Confederation thru Ratification of the Constitution- MHS APUSH I
Three Basic questions from Continental…
Four Landless States are...
Who was John Dickenson?
Goals of the Articles: (2)
1) Would representation be by population... 2) Can power be divi…
NJ, RI, MA, CT
Chief Author - Articles of confederation
Maintain states rights & create national gov.... Have states pow…
Three Basic questions from Continental…
1) Would representation be by population... 2) Can power be divi…
Four Landless States are...
NJ, RI, MA, CT
20 termscreated on December 4, 2016
20 courtroom vocabulary words
Alibi
homicide
jury
felony
a form of defense where the defendant attempt to prove he was…
the killing of one person by another
a body of people (typically twelve in number) sworn to give a…
one of several grave crimes, such as murder, rape or burglary
Alibi
a form of defense where the defendant attempt to prove he was…
homicide
the killing of one person by another
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SOICAL SUUDIES VOCAB
STAPLE
SURPLUS
CONQUISTADOR
CLONISAM
STAYING IN THE SAME POSITION
EXTRA
A SPANISH EXPLORER OF THE EARLY USA
A POLICY BASED ON CONTROL OF ONE COUNTRY BY ANOTHER
STAPLE
STAYING IN THE SAME POSITION
SURPLUS
EXTRA
25 termscreated on December 4, 2016
Key Terms- Ancient Greece Quiz- SS
Iliad and Odyssey
polytheism
city-state
monarchy
Greek epic poems about the Trojan War and return from war tol…
belief in many gods (Greeks had approx. 3000 gods)
city and land surrounding it were an independent unit (also k…
government ruled by a king or queen and passed down throughou…
Iliad and Odyssey
Greek epic poems about the Trojan War and return from war tol…
polytheism
belief in many gods (Greeks had approx. 3000 gods)
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