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35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Henretta's America's History 8th Edition Chapter 15 Terms
Ten Percent Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
Black Codes
Freedmen's Bureau
A plan proposed by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil…
A bill proposed by Congress in July 1864 that required an oat…
Laws passed by Southern states after the Civil War that denie…
Government organizations created in March 1865 to aid displac…
Ten Percent Plan
A plan proposed by President Abraham Lincoln during the Civil…
Wade-Davis Bill
A bill proposed by Congress in July 1864 that required an oat…
9 termscreated on January 22, 2017
US HISTORY VOCAB
Interchangeable Parts
National Road
Industrial Revolution
Nativists
(components) that are, for practical purposes, identical. The…
The country's lone decent route, which was made of crushed ro…
period of major industrialization that took place during the…
Some politicians campaigned for laws to discourage immigratio…
Interchangeable Parts
(components) that are, for practical purposes, identical. The…
National Road
The country's lone decent route, which was made of crushed ro…
121 termscreated on January 22, 2017
World History Units 5-8
Napoleon Bonaparte
Guerilla Warfare
Continental System
Napoleonic Code
A French military leader who eventually conquered most of Eur…
Hit and run tactics
No nation in continental Europe can trade with Great Britain
A reversed feudal legal code by Napoleon, laid the foundation…
Napoleon Bonaparte
A French military leader who eventually conquered most of Eur…
Guerilla Warfare
Hit and run tactics
17 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History Test
What century did Manifest Destiny orig…
How did Americans justify their expans…
Why would the US want to expand west?
What is the definition of Manifest Des…
1800s
God
power, money, resources, more space, fertile
The belief that the America had the God-given right to expand…
What century did Manifest Destiny orig…
1800s
How did Americans justify their expans…
God
94 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Us History II A mid term review
1. What were the major causes of WWI?
2. Who was the president of the US dur…
3. What countries were members of the…
4. What were the reasons US got involv…
M: militarism- buildining up military to be strongest imperia…
Woodrow Wilson
Triple alliance : Germany, Italy, Austria ... Triple entente: Fr…
...
1. What were the major causes of WWI?
M: militarism- buildining up military to be strongest imperia…
2. Who was the president of the US dur…
Woodrow Wilson
7 termscreated on January 22, 2017
CHAPTER 5 SECTION 1: EARLY AMERICAN CULTURE
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
GREAT AWAKENING
ENLIGHTENMENT
JONATHAN EDWARDS
American Writer, Publisher, Scientist, Inventor, & Diplomat.
Christian Religious Movement.
Philosophical Movement Stressing Human Reason and science.
Preacher who delivered fiery sermons and scared followers dur…
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
American Writer, Publisher, Scientist, Inventor, & Diplomat.
GREAT AWAKENING
Christian Religious Movement.
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
H US History Chapter 1
Land Bridge
Incas
Mayas
Aztecs
Linked Asia to North America and allowed people to travel to…
Lived in Peru
Lived in the Yucatán Peninsula
Lived in Mexico
Land Bridge
Linked Asia to North America and allowed people to travel to…
Incas
Lived in Peru
344 termscreated on January 22, 2017
AP U.S. History Midterm
Samuel J Tilden
Ulysses S. Grant
Thaddeus Stevens
General William T. Sherman
The Democratic candidate for president in 1876
this president first elected in 1868 had no experience in pol…
THe leader of the Radical Republicans in the House of Represe…
The Civil War general who promised the freed slaves who follo…
Samuel J Tilden
The Democratic candidate for president in 1876
Ulysses S. Grant
this president first elected in 1868 had no experience in pol…
43 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 14 and 16 History Test
What was the treaty that offically end…
An intense pride in your homeland is c…
Which country withdrew from World War…
What raids sought out communists durin…
Treaty of Paris
Nationalism
Russia
Palmer Rapid
What was the treaty that offically end…
Treaty of Paris
An intense pride in your homeland is c…
Nationalism
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Wilson's Foreighn Policy
International culture that led to war
Causes of WWI
Alliance system
Allies v. Central Powers
Cultural tradition that extend beyond national boundaries
1. A system of alliances divide Europe into two parts 2. Nati…
A formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to c…
two sides of WWI
International culture that led to war
Cultural tradition that extend beyond national boundaries
Causes of WWI
1. A system of alliances divide Europe into two parts 2. Nati…
99 termscreated on January 22, 2017
AP US History
hunter-gatherer economy
agricultural economy
spanish exploration
encomienda system
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
economy based on the production of crops
Colonization of the Americas by the conquistadors in search f…
A government system where natives were given to colonists to…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
agricultural economy
economy based on the production of crops
8 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Army History
When was the American Continental Army…
How Many campaign and Battle Streamers…
What does the Uniform of the Army Repr…
What does the uniform of the Army repr…
14 JUN 1775
Over 180
It means that they have become apart of something far bigger…
A source of both pride and Anxiety, Knowing the Sacrifices Ah…
When was the American Continental Army…
14 JUN 1775
How Many campaign and Battle Streamers…
Over 180
9 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History Midterm
What is the Gospel of Wealth?
What was the Great Uprising?
What were the Knights or Labor?
What is collective bargaining?
Thesis that hard work and perseverence lead to wealth, implau…
Period of time when there were a lot of riots/protests. Worke…
1869- led the movement for an 8-hour day but employers respon…
A union negotiated with management on the behalf of others.... N…
What is the Gospel of Wealth?
Thesis that hard work and perseverence lead to wealth, implau…
What was the Great Uprising?
Period of time when there were a lot of riots/protests. Worke…
27 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History midterm: chapter 2 vocabulary
Leif errikson
Henry the navigator
Astrolabe
Caravels
Son of erik the red, shared his fathers love of adventure
Responsible of advances that would make exploration more succ…
Device that enabled navigators to learn their ships location…
Ships that used triangular sails, which Llowed ships to ali a…
Leif errikson
Son of erik the red, shared his fathers love of adventure
Henry the navigator
Responsible of advances that would make exploration more succ…
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
chp 8 american history vocab
second great awakening
Charles Grandison Finney
Joseph Smith
Mormon
protestant preachers who believed that americans had become i…
one of the most influential revivalists, dramatically proclai…
spoke and wrote of visions he said directed him to find a new…
belonged to the church of Jesus Christ or Latter-day Saints c…
second great awakening
protestant preachers who believed that americans had become i…
Charles Grandison Finney
one of the most influential revivalists, dramatically proclai…
22 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History review
Blood bank
U.S.S. Maine
Dough boy
Alaska
First blood drive
Ship that got blown up
Fresh soldier ready to fight
Had timber and oil, not anywhere near the half way point of J…
Blood bank
First blood drive
U.S.S. Maine
Ship that got blown up
14 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History Chapter 7 Active Study Guide part 4
Powers of Congress
Aspects of Government
Slavery in the South
Anti-Slavery societies
Conduct foreign affairs... Maintain armed forces... Borrow money is…
Federal goverment was not strong. Country's foreign trade was…
Plantations were built on slavery. Their economy could not su…
Quakers organized them.
Powers of Congress
Conduct foreign affairs... Maintain armed forces... Borrow money is…
Aspects of Government
Federal goverment was not strong. Country's foreign trade was…
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Artists
Leonardo da Vinci
Michelangelo
Sistine Chapel
Raphael
1452-1519 High Renaissance... Mona Lisa... The Last Supper... The Bapt…
Romantic artist... David... Sistine Chapel ceiling... The lady judgeme…
9 scenes from book of Genesis ... Creation ... Adam and Eve... Noah... Na…
High Renaissance... The Sistine Madonna... The School of Athens... The…
Leonardo da Vinci
1452-1519 High Renaissance... Mona Lisa... The Last Supper... The Bapt…
Michelangelo
Romantic artist... David... Sistine Chapel ceiling... The lady judgeme…
34 termscreated on January 22, 2017
U.S History Midterm Review
Why did colonists come to america?
England fought France bc?
Indentured Servant
Direct Democracy
Religious, political, and economic freedoms
England challenged them over control of the land and to prote…
Contracted work, once contract is up, you're free
Power to the people
Why did colonists come to america?
Religious, political, and economic freedoms
England fought France bc?
England challenged them over control of the land and to prote…
32 termscreated on January 22, 2017
UCEC American History II Chapter 18 Review (Imperialism for Quizlet Live)
imperialism
reasons for imperialism
Alfred T. Mahan
William Seward
the policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, p…
desire for military strength, thirst for new markets and raw…
Navy Admiral who urged government officials to build up Ameri…
purchased Alaska from Russia; referred to as "Seward's Folly."
imperialism
the policy in which stronger nations extend their economic, p…
reasons for imperialism
desire for military strength, thirst for new markets and raw…
8 termscreated on January 22, 2017
6.5 Urbanization- Immigrants and Migrants
New Immigrants
America Letters
Birds of Passage
Reaction to Immigration: Nativism
Immigrants who came to the united states during and after the…
letters from immigrants about the experience they are having…
Immigrants who would enter America during the 19th century th…
-The Idea of blaming immigrants for problems... -blamed immigran…
New Immigrants
Immigrants who came to the united states during and after the…
America Letters
letters from immigrants about the experience they are having…
19 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Cultural Superiority and American Foreign Policy late 19th early 20th century
William McKinley
Cultural Superiority
Alfred T. Mahan
Josiah Strong
25th president responsible for Spanish-American War, Philippi…
One culture thinking they are better than other culture
Military historian and Naval officer urged American leaders t…
a popular American minister in the late 1800s who linked Angl…
William McKinley
25th president responsible for Spanish-American War, Philippi…
Cultural Superiority
One culture thinking they are better than other culture
26 termscreated on January 22, 2017
IB U.S History Chapter 21
American Exceptionalism
Imperialism
Alfred Mahan
Spanish American War
A
B
...
...
American Exceptionalism
A
Imperialism
B
17 termscreated on January 22, 2017
African American History
Jim Crow Laws
discrimination
segregation
NAACP
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
the practice of separating people based on race, gender, clas…
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People; c…
Jim Crow Laws
legalized racial discrimination and segregation
discrimination
policy of treating someone differently based on race, gender,…
37 termscreated on January 22, 2017
US history Midterm Review
Reconstruction... 13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
West... Railroads
Amendment that stated
granted citizenship to all people born or naturalized in the…
Gave African American men the right to vote by stating that "…
The transcontinental railroad was created to help import and…
Reconstruction... 13th Amendment
Amendment that stated
14th Amendment
granted citizenship to all people born or naturalized in the…
65 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Social Studies Midterm 2017
spanish word for "village" most were b…
a region in which people share governm…
a period of 1000 years
the use of scientific knowledge or too…
pueblo
political region
millennium
technology
spanish word for "village" most were b…
pueblo
a region in which people share governm…
political region
12 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Texas History
Desendant
Artifact
Archeologists
Atlatlt
A persons children grandchildren etc.
An object made by people
A scientist that finds and studies artifacts
A throwing stick that was used by ancient people to make spea…
Desendant
A persons children grandchildren etc.
Artifact
An object made by people
134 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 21 & 22 Vocab
urban middle class
male and female
white, old stock Protestants
professional associations
most progressives were middle class men and women who lived i…
most progressives were middle class men and women who lived i…
_____________________ that responded to the problem of urban…
Members of this business and professional middle class took t…
urban middle class
most progressives were middle class men and women who lived i…
male and female
most progressives were middle class men and women who lived i…
35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Progressive Era
The Progressive Era
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Muckrakers
Jacob Riis
Definition: A period of time in which government officials an…
Definition: This fire broke out in a factory in New York City…
Definition: Writers of the Progressive Era who exposed abuses…
Definition: This muckraker took pictures of tenements and ove…
The Progressive Era
Definition: A period of time in which government officials an…
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Definition: This fire broke out in a factory in New York City…
100 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Age of exploration review
Magellan was the first to sail around…
Francisco Pissarro Conquered the Inca
The Americas are known as the "Old Wor…
Within 100 years, Corn and Potatoes ha…
...
t
...
...
Magellan was the first to sail around…
...
Francisco Pissarro Conquered the Inca
t
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ch 17 Vocab
Indian Country
Exoduster
Overland Trail
Barbed Wire
Before the Civil War, the US government used this term to des…
A group of about 6,000 African Americans who left Louisiana,…
The route from the MS Valley to the Pacific Coast in the last…
This new type of fencing cut across trails, divided big ranch…
Indian Country
Before the Civil War, the US government used this term to des…
Exoduster
A group of about 6,000 African Americans who left Louisiana,…
41 termscreated on January 22, 2017
American history
Detach from involvement
Germany Japan Italy
US USSR Britain
Allowed sale of arms to warring nation…
Policy of isolationism
Axis powers
Allied powers
Neutrality act
Detach from involvement
Policy of isolationism
Germany Japan Italy
Axis powers
120 termscreated on January 22, 2017
US History Review
Joint Stock Company
New England
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
Staple Crops grown here. Also home to Quakers and other relig…
Cash crops grown here (Not cotton yet) Religion was not a set…
Joint Stock Company
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
New England
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
22 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History chap 3
Albany Plan of Union
George Greenville
Salutary Neglect
Stamp Act Congress
plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
British prime minister/ loyalist. Said that colonies should h…
An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colon…
A meeting of delegations from many of the colonies, the congr…
Albany Plan of Union
plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
George Greenville
British prime minister/ loyalist. Said that colonies should h…
207 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Honors US History Midterm
Compromise of 1850
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Uncle Toms Cabin
John Brown
Clay opposed agreement that allowed CA to enter union as free…
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska t…
written by Harriet Beecher-Stowe; antislavery short stories a…
committed abolitionist; wanted revenge so executed 5 pro slav…
Compromise of 1850
Clay opposed agreement that allowed CA to enter union as free…
Kansas-Nebraska Act
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska t…
42 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History Test
Open Door Policy
Matthew C. Perry
Roosevelt Corollary
Platt Amendment
Kept Chinese ports open to vessels of all nations
Led a naval expedition to Japan in 1853
The United States would intervene in Latin American affairs w…
Ensured that Cuba would remain tied to the United States
Open Door Policy
Kept Chinese ports open to vessels of all nations
Matthew C. Perry
Led a naval expedition to Japan in 1853
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US History Midterm (Presidents)
William McKinly
Theodore Roosevelt
William Howard Taft
Woodrow Wilson
1897-1901; open door policy, Boxer Rebellion, Spanish America…
1901-1909; Hepburn Act, Pure Food and Drug Act, Department of…
1909-1913; Children's Bureau, trust buster, conservationist
1913-1921; levying income tax, federal reserve act, child lab…
William McKinly
1897-1901; open door policy, Boxer Rebellion, Spanish America…
Theodore Roosevelt
1901-1909; Hepburn Act, Pure Food and Drug Act, Department of…
39 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapters 2 Green Book Industrialization, Invention, Urbanization, Immigration, Discrimination, Labor vs. Management.
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Patent
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
A railroad owner who built a railway connecting Chicago and N…
(adj, n) obvious, apparent, plain to see (adj); a letter from…
American inventor who developed many devices such as the phon…
he "invented" the telephone and was a pioneer in communicatio…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
A railroad owner who built a railway connecting Chicago and N…
Patent
(adj, n) obvious, apparent, plain to see (adj); a letter from…
31 termscreated on January 22, 2017
American History Chapter 12 Test
John Quincy Adams
Sequoya
John Tyler
Daniel Webster
-Won the election of 1824... -Monroe's Secretary of State (from…
-Invented a writing system for the Cherokee language
-Whigs chose him to run for Vice-President (from Virginia)... -f…
-A senator from Massachusetts ... -against nullification
John Quincy Adams
-Won the election of 1824... -Monroe's Secretary of State (from…
Sequoya
-Invented a writing system for the Cherokee language
15 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Key Terms Chapter 21 History
militarism
nationalism
stalemate
trench welfare
glorification of military
pride in ones nation
deadlock
soilders fire on one another from opposing lines of dugout tr…
militarism
glorification of military
nationalism
pride in ones nation
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
US history midterm 2017
Influence of Geography
Mississppi River
Atlantic and Pacific Ocean
Great Plains
---
-trade... -transportation... -movement of goods
-trade... -protection
-native americans ... -agriculture
Influence of Geography
---
Mississppi River
-trade... -transportation... -movement of goods
19 termscreated on January 22, 2017
U.S. History - Chapter 27 - The Postwar Boom
GI Bill of Rights
Suburb
Harry S. Truman
Dixiecrat
A name given to the Servicemen's Readjustment Act, a 1944 law…
Community that is near or surrounds a larger city
...
A Southern Democratic delegates who walked out of the 1948 De…
GI Bill of Rights
A name given to the Servicemen's Readjustment Act, a 1944 law…
Suburb
Community that is near or surrounds a larger city
15 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Pa history
Who was PA founded by?
What did William Penn come to America…
Who gave Penn land in America?
King Charles II was the king of...
William Penn
Religious freedom
King Charles II
England
Who was PA founded by?
William Penn
What did William Penn come to America…
Religious freedom
41 termscreated on January 22, 2017
U.S. History Chapter 17
George Marshall
Women's Auxiliary Army Corp (WAAC)
A. Philip Randolph
Manhattan Project
Army Chief of Staff General who pushed for the formation of a…
U.S. army unit enabling women to serve in noncombat positions
president and founder of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Port…
the U.S. program to develop an atomic bomb for use in World W…
George Marshall
Army Chief of Staff General who pushed for the formation of a…
Women's Auxiliary Army Corp (WAAC)
U.S. army unit enabling women to serve in noncombat positions
48 termscreated on January 22, 2017
history final
what president created the new deal?
what president was responsible for dro…
who was the person who refused to move…
who was the person who created the dom…
F.D.R.
harry s. truman
rosa parks?
lyndon b. johnson
what president created the new deal?
F.D.R.
what president was responsible for dro…
harry s. truman
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
history midterm colonial america terms
balance of trade
salutary neglect
tolerance
compact
the difference of value between a country's imports and exports
policy of avoiding strict enforcement of parliamentary laws m…
the ability or willingness to accept something
document to form a temporary government
balance of trade
the difference of value between a country's imports and exports
salutary neglect
policy of avoiding strict enforcement of parliamentary laws m…
56 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History test 3
Demobilization
General strike
Comintern
Red baiting
Strongback military, stop 04 needs production
Not one industry or union but everyone in the location walks…
Communist international, spread communism by a revolution aro…
Businesses connect unions to communist
Demobilization
Strongback military, stop 04 needs production
General strike
Not one industry or union but everyone in the location walks…
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
World History
Monotheism
Messiah
Jesus Christ
Pope
belief in 1 god
anointed king sent by god
founder of Christian faith (born and raised Jewish)
Bishops of Rome, who became the center of the Catholic Church
Monotheism
belief in 1 god
Messiah
anointed king sent by god
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History Terms Chapter 20-21
Flappy:
Lucky Lindy:
Amalia Earhart:
Mass Media:
To describe a new type of young woman; rebellious, energetic,…
Charles Lindbergh, Flew plane to New York to Pariis
First woman to fly across Atlantic, disappears and no one kno…
Print, film, broadcast methods of communicating info
Flappy:
To describe a new type of young woman; rebellious, energetic,…
Lucky Lindy:
Charles Lindbergh, Flew plane to New York to Pariis
14 termscreated on January 22, 2017
American History section 1/2 review
Nominating Conventions
Martin Van Buren
John C. Calhoun
Kitchen Cabinet
Meetings to select a political party's presidential and vice…
This Secretary of State was one of President Andrew Jackson's…
The South Carolina senator that Andrew Jackson chose to be hi…
One group of advisors to president Jackson called_____ someti…
Nominating Conventions
Meetings to select a political party's presidential and vice…
Martin Van Buren
This Secretary of State was one of President Andrew Jackson's…
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