How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "history 8"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "history 8"

10 terms
US History Unit 8
McCarthyism
Rosa Parks
refugee
Alger Hiss
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
a person who flees to a foreign country
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
McCarthyism
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
Rosa Parks
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
13 terms
U2L8 U.S. History
Social Darwinism
Realism
Naturalism
Mark Twain
19th century of belief that evolutionary ideas theorized by C…
A 19th century artistic movement in which writers and painter…
A nineteenth-century literary movement that was an extension…
United States writer and humorist best known for his novels a…
Social Darwinism
19th century of belief that evolutionary ideas theorized by C…
Realism
A 19th century artistic movement in which writers and painter…
35 terms
CH. 8 History
When did America become a *transcontin…
What attracted millions of hardworki…
What forced the U.S. to develop more f…
Type of agriculture in the Midwest
1815-1850
Cheap land and plentiful jobs
The loss of trade before and during the war of 1812
Large-scale commercial agriculture
When did America become a *transcontin…
1815-1850
What attracted millions of hardworki…
Cheap land and plentiful jobs
8 terms
History Alive 8 chapter 7
American Revolution
Continental Army
Strategy
Ally
The struggle of the colonies in North America to gain their i…
The American army during the American Revolution.
An overall plan, such as for winning a war.
A nation that joins another nation in some common effort, suc…
American Revolution
The struggle of the colonies in North America to gain their i…
Continental Army
The American army during the American Revolution.
9 terms
History 8
percussion
gentry
hallucination
syllogism
1. the act of exploding a percussion cap... 2. tapping a part of…
the most powerful members of society
1. illusory perception; a common symptom of severe mental dis…
deductive reasoning in which a conclusion is derived from two…
percussion
1. the act of exploding a percussion cap... 2. tapping a part of…
gentry
the most powerful members of society
40 terms
History 8 Chapter 3
Hittites
Aryans
Vedas
Caste System
a group of indo-eurpoeans, who were credited for creating cha…
a group of indo-eurpeans, who first used the caste system. We…
Four collections of prayers/ spells/ rituals left by the Aryans
A social structure created by the Aryans, divided into 4 sect…
Hittites
a group of indo-eurpoeans, who were credited for creating cha…
Aryans
a group of indo-eurpeans, who first used the caste system. We…
9 terms
history 8.1
Caliph Suleiman
Maslama
Emperor Leo III
Golden Horn
sent army of 100,000 men to attack Constantinople
Caliph Suleiman's brother who led his army
the Isaurian (680-741). eastern Roman emperor who defeated th…
the great natural harbor of Constantinople through which the…
Caliph Suleiman
sent army of 100,000 men to attack Constantinople
Maslama
Caliph Suleiman's brother who led his army
Abeka 6 History Chapter 8 8.4-8.5
George Washington
valley forge
trouble at the frontier
george rogers clark
leader of battle of saratoga, ... 1st President,... washington D.C.…
where the battle of sarartoga took place
cold in the winter, no shoes, bloody footprints
American leader at battles in the West
George Washington
leader of battle of saratoga, ... 1st President,... washington D.C.…
valley forge
where the battle of sarartoga took place
9 terms
History 8
assimiliation
Bessemer process
entrepreneur
Great Plains
a minority groups adoption of the beliefs and way of life of…
A cheap and efficient process for making steel, developed aro…
a person who organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for bu…
the vast grassland that extends through the central portion o…
assimiliation
a minority groups adoption of the beliefs and way of life of…
Bessemer process
A cheap and efficient process for making steel, developed aro…
16 terms
History (8)
Pan-Africansim
Autocratic
Julius Nyerere
One-party rule
movement emphasizing the unity of Africans and people of Afri…
Absolute in power or authority
President of Tanzania who advocated an African form of social…
Rule by one political party, with other parties banned or exc…
Pan-Africansim
movement emphasizing the unity of Africans and people of Afri…
Autocratic
Absolute in power or authority
28 terms
Ch. 8 US History Vocab
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
John Marshall
Marbury vs. Madison
Federalist president first elected in 1796 who lost the 1800…
Republican who defeated John Adams in the presidential electi…
a Federalist appointed by Adams to be Chief Justice of the Su…
a case that established the Supreme Court's power of judicial…
John Adams
Federalist president first elected in 1796 who lost the 1800…
Thomas Jefferson
Republican who defeated John Adams in the presidential electi…
28 terms
History 8
Myth
Did Greeks believe that God's controll…
The 12 most important gods of Mount Ol…
Where was festivals dedicated to Zeus…
Traditional stories about gods and heroes
Very true
True
Olympia
Myth
Traditional stories about gods and heroes
Did Greeks believe that God's controll…
Very true
36 terms
US History Chapter 8
George Washington
Bill of Rights
Impressment
Thomas Jefferson
First President of US, described as first in war, first in pe…
Priority for first Congress and is the first 10 Admendments
Term that means The seizing of foreign sailors and forcing th…
This man was John Adam's Vice President amd was of the opposi…
George Washington
First President of US, described as first in war, first in pe…
Bill of Rights
Priority for first Congress and is the first 10 Admendments
128 terms
Generalist 4-8 History
1529
1528-1534
1685
1688
Spanish explorer Alonso Alvarez de Pineda maps the Texas coast
Spanish explorer Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca explores Texas fo…
LaSalle established Fort St. Louis at Matagorda Bay, providin…
The French colony is massacred
1529
Spanish explorer Alonso Alvarez de Pineda maps the Texas coast
1528-1534
Spanish explorer Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca explores Texas fo…
8 terms
Texas History Ch. 8
decree
exempt
repeal
malaria
an order that has the force of law
excuse; to free from a rule that other must obey
recall or do away with a law
a disease caused by mosquitoes implanting parasites in the bl…
decree
an order that has the force of law
exempt
excuse; to free from a rule that other must obey
455 terms
history-8-9-anki
Intro
Incas
Aztecs
Mayas
Have you heard of the Aztecs? What about the Incas? You maybe…
Let's start with the Incas. The top social classes are the Sa…
In the Aztec empire, there were 2 social structures that bran…
Lastly, the Mayas. Their social structure started out as one…
Intro
Have you heard of the Aztecs? What about the Incas? You maybe…
Incas
Let's start with the Incas. The top social classes are the Sa…
11 terms
Year 8 History
Chronolgy
Chronological Order
Historian
Timeline
The study of time and dates
To organise the dates so that the earliest things come first,…
Someone who studies the past
A way of showing the order in which things happen
Chronolgy
The study of time and dates
Chronological Order
To organise the dates so that the earliest things come first,…
52 terms
History 8 [1st Reviewer]
Tobacco crop
The writings of Marco Polo describe the
John Smith
San Salvador
was very important to the economic development of Jamestown
marvels and wealth of the Orient
saved Jamestown from the failure of the common-store system
where Columbus made his first landing in the New World
Tobacco crop
was very important to the economic development of Jamestown
The writings of Marco Polo describe the
marvels and wealth of the Orient
169 terms
History Unit 7 &8
All Republicans... Warden Harding, Calvin…
Departed from Progressive Era Reforms…
President 1921-23 ... New Era President
President 1923-29... New Era President
New Era Presidents
New Era Presidents
Warren Harding
Calvin Coolidge
All Republicans... Warden Harding, Calvin…
New Era Presidents
Departed from Progressive Era Reforms…
New Era Presidents
21 terms
8.4 History: Stuarts
1625.
£1 million of debt (money owed).
His 'ship money' tax
Their books.
In what year did Charles ask for £2 million for war?
How much debt did Charles build up?
Which of Charles' taxes made him deeply unpopular?
When Laud attacked Puritans what did he ban?
1625.
In what year did Charles ask for £2 million for war?
£1 million of debt (money owed).
How much debt did Charles build up?
13 terms
history 8.9
House of Representatives
The Prophet
Treaty of Ghent
Aaron Burr
how was election of 1870 decided
urged Native Americans to return to customs of ancestors
marked the ending of War of 1812
killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel
House of Representatives
how was election of 1870 decided
The Prophet
urged Native Americans to return to customs of ancestors
15 terms
history 8.5
Stamp Act
Crispus Attucks
John Hancock
Ethan Allen
placed tax on printed materials
victim at Boston Massacre
first signer of Declaration of Independence
leader of the green mountain boys
Stamp Act
placed tax on printed materials
Crispus Attucks
victim at Boston Massacre
12 terms
history 8.2
Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria
Desoto
Magellan
printing press
Christopher Columbus' ships
explorer buried in the MS river
explorer first to sail around the world
helped distribute Marco Polo's TRAVELS around the world
Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria
Christopher Columbus' ships
Desoto
explorer buried in the MS river
26 terms
History 8, Ch. 10
James Monroe
Era of Good Feelings
caucus
incumbent
President after James Madison
phrase used to describe Monroe's two terms in office
closed meeting of party leaders
current officeholder
James Monroe
President after James Madison
Era of Good Feelings
phrase used to describe Monroe's two terms in office
20 terms
history 8
kept races apart
members of this worked to end slavery
right to vote
grant american citizenship to an immig…
segregation
abolitionist movement
suffrage
naturalization
kept races apart
segregation
members of this worked to end slavery
abolitionist movement
15 terms
My World History Chapter 8
representative democracy
citizenship
phalanx
direct democracy
A democracy where citizens elect other citizens to represent…
membership in a community that gives the person rights and re…
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not…
representative democracy
A democracy where citizens elect other citizens to represent…
citizenship
membership in a community that gives the person rights and re…
25 terms
History8
Iateen
Al-Mahdi
Harun al-rashid
Buyids
Triangular sales attached to the mass of dowse by Long boom's…
Third of the Abbasid caliphate attempted but failed to reconc…
One of the great Islamic rulers of the Abbasid era
Regional splintered diocese of the maids 10th-century invaded…
Iateen
Triangular sales attached to the mass of dowse by Long boom's…
Al-Mahdi
Third of the Abbasid caliphate attempted but failed to reconc…
38 terms
History 8
Roger williams
James Oglethorpe
William penn
Massachusetts
A man who was determined to build a colony that practiced sep…
Was the general who wanted to help debtors
A "friend" of the King of England who accepted a colony as pa…
Heavily populated during the " Great Migration"
Roger williams
A man who was determined to build a colony that practiced sep…
James Oglethorpe
Was the general who wanted to help debtors
31 terms
History Ch. 8
Madagascar
Timbuktu
Ethiopian eunuch
King Lalibela
the fourth largest island in the world
A famous center of learning in Africa during the Middle Ages
the first recorded African Christian
Had ten churches carved from solid rock
Madagascar
the fourth largest island in the world
Timbuktu
A famous center of learning in Africa during the Middle Ages
58 terms
US history chapter 8
Charles grandson finney
Evangelism
Second great awakening
Revival
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Religious activism
Preachers of the time rejected 18th century Calvinistic blip…
Emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through…
Charles grandson finney
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Evangelism
Religious activism
38 terms
history 8
revenue
writs of assistance
effigy
boycott
incoming money
legal document that enables officers to search homes for smug…
rag figure of disliked individual
to refuse to buy items from particuar country // place
revenue
incoming money
writs of assistance
legal document that enables officers to search homes for smug…
10 terms
History 7 (8.1)
Pontius Pilate
More than 500
Tiberius
Caligula
What Roman governor authorized the crucifixion of Christ
About how many eyewitnesses saw the resurrected Christ
Emperor during Jesus' crucifixion, resurrection, and ascension
Selected his favorite horse to be a Roman senator
Pontius Pilate
What Roman governor authorized the crucifixion of Christ
More than 500
About how many eyewitnesses saw the resurrected Christ
37 terms
History 8, Ch. 4
aristocrats
Europe
middle class
upper class
people of the upper class; had refined taste and manners
where upper class people would order goods from
largest social class in the colonies
could afford servants
aristocrats
people of the upper class; had refined taste and manners
Europe
where upper class people would order goods from
8 terms
history 8.3
Al-Andalus
St. Bede the Venerable (673-735)
Pepin the Short (714-768)
Charles the Great (742-814)
what the Muslims called the land they had conquered --Spain/I…
monk of the Abbey of Jarrow in northern England; author of "T…
son of Charles Martel, first Carolingian king of the Franks
"Charlemagne" son of Pepin the Short, king of the Franks and…
Al-Andalus
what the Muslims called the land they had conquered --Spain/I…
St. Bede the Venerable (673-735)
monk of the Abbey of Jarrow in northern England; author of "T…
8 terms
History Ch. 8-1
Isolation
Expansionism
Matthew Perry
Imperialism
Non-involvement
A policy that calls for expanding a nation's boundaries.
In 1853, he steamed into Tokyo Bay with 4 warships and asked…
The actions used by one nation to exercise political or econo…
Isolation
Non-involvement
Expansionism
A policy that calls for expanding a nation's boundaries.
13 terms
Church history, session 8
Saint Anthony grew up in a wealthy fam…
Benedict wrote a guide for monastic li…
Thomas Aquinas was a great theologian,…
Men or women living in religious commu…
True
False
True
True
Saint Anthony grew up in a wealthy fam…
True
Benedict wrote a guide for monastic li…
False
9 terms
history 8.2
Battle of La Janda or Guadalete
Moors
Reconquista
Don Pelayo
(711) Emir Tarik, a Muslim general, defeated Roderick, the la…
Spanish name for Muslim conquerors
the nearly 800 year reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula by Ch…
first king of Asturias, commander of Christian resistance aga…
Battle of La Janda or Guadalete
(711) Emir Tarik, a Muslim general, defeated Roderick, the la…
Moors
Spanish name for Muslim conquerors
15 terms
History Alive 8 chapter 9
Popular Sovereignty
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
The idea that the government's authority comes from the people.
The lawmaking part of government, called the legislature. To…
The part of government that carries out, or executes the law.
The part of government, consisting of the Supreme Court and l…
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that the government's authority comes from the people.
Legislative Branch
The lawmaking part of government, called the legislature. To…
20 terms
Homework Quiz #8 (World History)
Qur'an (Koran)
Prophet Muhammad
Mecca
Allah
Holy book of Islam. Composed of divine revelations made to th…
The founder of Islam, believed to be the last true prophet se…
Also called Makkah. City in western Arabia (in modern-day Sau…
God in Arabic
Qur'an (Koran)
Holy book of Islam. Composed of divine revelations made to th…
Prophet Muhammad
The founder of Islam, believed to be the last true prophet se…
11 terms
SS8 Mexico History
convert
Religion
estate
maize
make someone change to another religion
think that there is someone else other than humans that is wa…
a big piece of land or property... She lived on the largest est…
corn
convert
make someone change to another religion
Religion
think that there is someone else other than humans that is wa…
16 terms
Yr 8 History- Vikings
Berserker
Bondi
Drekker
Danelaw
Viking warriors known for their bizarre battle preparation.
Viking farmers.
Translated as 'dragon ship', a long ship used by Scandinavian…
Used to describe the set of legal terms and definitions used…
Berserker
Viking warriors known for their bizarre battle preparation.
Bondi
Viking farmers.
15 terms
history 8
balance of trade
circumnavigation
Columbian Exchange
Christopher Columbus
the difference in value between a country's imports and expor…
Circumnavigation means to travel all the way around the entir…
The Columbian Exchange was the widespread transfer of animals…
Christopher Columbus was an Italian explorer, navigator, colo…
balance of trade
the difference in value between a country's imports and expor…
circumnavigation
Circumnavigation means to travel all the way around the entir…
13 terms
History 8
1
2
3
4
French and Indian war
Stamp Act
Townshend Acts
Writs of Assistance
1
French and Indian war
2
Stamp Act
15 terms
History 8
popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated power
reserved power
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
power specifically given Congress in the Constitution
power belonging only to the states
popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
limited government
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
9 terms
Vocabulary 8-3 History
Antifederalists
federalism
Federalists
The Federalist papers
people who opposed ratification of the Constitution
system of government in which power is shared between the nat…
people who supported ratification of the Constitution
ratification essays published in New York newspapers
Antifederalists
people who opposed ratification of the Constitution
federalism
system of government in which power is shared between the nat…
27 terms
8 History
Century
Source
Evidence
Primary Source
A period of one hundred years. E.g. 1901-2000
Written and non written items from the past
Information that proves or disproves something
A source that was created during the period the historian is…
Century
A period of one hundred years. E.g. 1901-2000
Source
Written and non written items from the past
History 8
England's debt
Strong navy
Indirect tax
Direct tax
Contributing factor to American Revolution
What Britain had to control overseas colonies
Avoidable tax
Unavoidable tax
England's debt
Contributing factor to American Revolution
Strong navy
What Britain had to control overseas colonies
history 8
progressivism
danger in the workplace
social problems
social problems 2
focused on urban problems sanitation work conditions corruption
70 percent of people worked 54 hours a week
prog. ppl wanted greater control of the government
firmly believed in the power of technology and science to hel…
progressivism
focused on urban problems sanitation work conditions corruption
danger in the workplace
70 percent of people worked 54 hours a week
20 terms
History 8
Treasury ... State... War
Alexander hamilton
Thomas jefferson
Henry knox
3 executive branch departments
Secretary of the treasury
Secretary of state
Secretary of war
Treasury ... State... War
3 executive branch departments
Alexander hamilton
Secretary of the treasury
4 of 10