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chapter 15 history guide
no
flagship
joint resolution
manifest destiny
Did texas relations with Mexico improve after the release os…
a ship that carries the commander of a fleet
one passd by both houses of a legislative body that has force…
the idea that it was the fate of the United States to reach f…
no
Did texas relations with Mexico improve after the release os…
flagship
a ship that carries the commander of a fleet
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Fiord
Manor
Feudalism
Knight
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
lands of the fiefs
a new social order based on land owning, loyalty, and the pow…
warriors who fought on horse back
Fiord
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
Manor
lands of the fiefs
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History Study Guide Chapter 15
Transcendentalism
Utopian Communities
Charles Grandison Finney
Second Great Awakening
Idea that people could rise above the material things in life…
Place people worked to establish a perfect society; such comm…
An evangelist who was one of the greatest preachers of all ti…
A series of religious revivals starting in 1801, based on Met…
Transcendentalism
Idea that people could rise above the material things in life…
Utopian Communities
Place people worked to establish a perfect society; such comm…
History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Fiord
Manor
Feudalism
Knight
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
lands of the fiefs
a new social order based on land owning, loyalty, and the pow…
warriors who fought on horse back
Fiord
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
Manor
lands of the fiefs
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Chapter 15 Study Guide History
absolutism
sovereignty
divine right
constitutional monarchy
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
A King or Queen is the official head of state but power is li…
absolutism
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
sovereignty
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
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US History Chapter 15 Study Guide
What was the Wilmot Proviso?
Five Causes of the Civil War
What events occurred the led the count…
Who is Stephen A Douglas
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
1. No Compromise, weakness in leadership 2. Declining Souther…
...
Senator of Illinois, composed the Kansas-Nebraska Act(helped…
What was the Wilmot Proviso?
1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory gained f…
Five Causes of the Civil War
1. No Compromise, weakness in leadership 2. Declining Souther…
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Chapter 15 History Study Guide
African cash crops
Menelik
John africanus Horton
Robert Moffat
Ivory,beeswax, cocoa, peanuts,palm oil, Rubber, cotton and ho…
Replaced his poorly train volunteer army with a well equipped…
This proved the claims that black man was racially inferior
One of the earliest missionaries from the British Empire to s…
African cash crops
Ivory,beeswax, cocoa, peanuts,palm oil, Rubber, cotton and ho…
Menelik
Replaced his poorly train volunteer army with a well equipped…
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Study Guide Chapter 15 History
What was the Dooms Day book?
Who were the Vikings?
What is Kievan Rus?
What was the Black Death?
It was a book that counted people, manors, and farm animals.
They were known as the Norsemen, or "north men."
It is a state that has a group of small territories.
It was a terrible plague that swept across Europe and Asia.
What was the Dooms Day book?
It was a book that counted people, manors, and farm animals.
Who were the Vikings?
They were known as the Norsemen, or "north men."
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Chapter 15 Study Guide World History
collectivization
New Economic Policy
Dawes Plan
Nuremberg laws
system in which private farms are eliminated and peasants wor…
Lenin's modified version of capitalism that permitted some pr…
reduced German reparations
excluded Jews from German citizenship
collectivization
system in which private farms are eliminated and peasants wor…
New Economic Policy
Lenin's modified version of capitalism that permitted some pr…
Chapter 15 Study Guide - World History Reid
1. Jazz
2. Charles Lindbergh
3. Existentialism
4. Albert Einstein
Type of music with lively, loose beat developed by African Am…
American pilot who flew from New York to Paris in 1927
Belief that there is no universal meaning to life and each pe…
Scientist who developed theory of relativity
1. Jazz
Type of music with lively, loose beat developed by African Am…
2. Charles Lindbergh
American pilot who flew from New York to Paris in 1927
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History Study Guide Chapter 15
Yalta
Poland; Communists; Communist; non-Com…
Soviet; prewar
the Declaration of Liberated Europe
In February 1945, Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin met at ___…
One of the issues discussed at Yalta was what to do about ___…
In the Yalta conference with the discussion about Poland, the…
What asserted "the right of all people to choose the form of…
Yalta
In February 1945, Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin met at ___…
Poland; Communists; Communist; non-Com…
One of the issues discussed at Yalta was what to do about ___…
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Art History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Stag at Sharkey's by George Bellows
Daughters of Edward D. Boit by John Si…
Cabinet Makers by Jacob Lawrence
The Figure Five in Gold by Charles Dem…
...
Stag at Sharkey's by George Bellows
Daughters of Edward D. Boit by John Si…
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AP world history reading guide Chapter 15
1. What motivated European involvement…
2. To what extent did the Portuguese r…
3. The Portuguese gradually blended in…
4. To what extent did the British and…
• The desire for tropical spices, Chinese silk, Indian cotton…
Their original goal of creating a trading post empire that co…
The Spanish converted Filipinos to Christianity. (Original: p…
Dutch ▪The Dutch acted to control—not only the shipping but a…
1. What motivated European involvement…
• The desire for tropical spices, Chinese silk, Indian cotton…
2. To what extent did the Portuguese r…
Their original goal of creating a trading post empire that co…
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History Chapter 15 study guide
Wilmot Proviso
Popular Sovereignty
Free Soil Party
Henry Clay
prohibit slavery in all parts of the Mexican Cession
the States or Territories would vote to permit slavery or not.
feared that slave labor would take white workers jobs
proposed that California enter the Union as a free state in t…
Wilmot Proviso
prohibit slavery in all parts of the Mexican Cession
Popular Sovereignty
the States or Territories would vote to permit slavery or not.
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Baroque
Edict of Nantes
French Religious Wars
Revolt of the Netherlands
Style of art and architecture developed in Europe from about…
1598 decree promulgated at Nantes by King Henry IV to restore…
Huguenots (French Calvinists) vs. Catholics. ... Halted Centrali…
...
Baroque
Style of art and architecture developed in Europe from about…
Edict of Nantes
1598 decree promulgated at Nantes by King Henry IV to restore…
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Chapter 15 US History Study Guide
Medicare
Medicaid
The Other America
Neil Armstrong
intended to provide health insurance for Americans age 65 and…
a federal program, established in 1965, that provides hospita…
This novel was an influential study of the poverty in the U.S…
The first man to walk on the moon.
Medicare
intended to provide health insurance for Americans age 65 and…
Medicaid
a federal program, established in 1965, that provides hospita…
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Chapter 15 Study Guide - History
Override
Lynching
Black Codes
Radical
to defeat a veto
hanging
Laws that were used to control the freed men and women
and extreme approach to politics
Override
to defeat a veto
Lynching
hanging
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chapter 15 study guide history
conquistador
Hernan cortes
importance of malinche
Method used by cortes with the aztecs
Conqueror; they seized the native americans gold ornament and…
He planned to conquer the Aztecs and headed inland to Tenocht…
She served as a translator and advisor. She also helped corte…
He tortured him and took all the gold
conquistador
Conqueror; they seized the native americans gold ornament and…
Hernan cortes
He planned to conquer the Aztecs and headed inland to Tenocht…
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Explain how Cortes and Pizarro gained…
Explain how Spain ruled its empire in…
Explain why the colony of New France g…
Understand the nature of the Middle Pa…
-Indians were not immune to European illness... -Had better weap…
Church leaders shared authority with royal officials
-Most of New France was in colder temperatures... -No Protestant…
A terrible journey in which people died. Once on the ships, A…
Explain how Cortes and Pizarro gained…
-Indians were not immune to European illness... -Had better weap…
Explain how Spain ruled its empire in…
Church leaders shared authority with royal officials
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Chapter 15 History study Guide
Hernan Cortes
Francisco Pizarro
Reasons for colonial mercantile system
reasons for english colonies
Landed on the coast of Mexico in 1519 and made an in land tre…
Conquered the incas, had superior weapons, native american al…
So that the colonies couldn't trade with anyone except for gr…
the english were trying to establish ports in North America a…
Hernan Cortes
Landed on the coast of Mexico in 1519 and made an in land tre…
Francisco Pizarro
Conquered the incas, had superior weapons, native american al…
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History Chapter 15 | Study Guide
Albert Einstein
Theory of Relativity
Sigmund Freud
Existentialism
German-born physicist offering startling new ideas on space,…
Einstein's theory- the speed of light is constant but space a…
Austrian physician who theorized that human behavior is not b…
a philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to th…
Albert Einstein
German-born physicist offering startling new ideas on space,…
Theory of Relativity
Einstein's theory- the speed of light is constant but space a…
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Chapter 15 history study guide
Harriet Beecher Stowe
John Brown
Dred Scott
Jefferson Davis
Wrote uncle Tom's cabin
Abolitionist thought God told him to fight slavery hung for c…
Slave who sued for his freedom northerners were angry that he…
President of the Confederacy
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Wrote uncle Tom's cabin
John Brown
Abolitionist thought God told him to fight slavery hung for c…
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history study guide chapter 15
eergs
regs
hamadas
alluvial soil
picturesque, sandy, dune-covered areas in the desert
stony plains covered with rocky gravel
flat, sandstone plateaus
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
eergs
picturesque, sandy, dune-covered areas in the desert
regs
stony plains covered with rocky gravel
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Chapter 15 Study Guide History
"Europe First" strategy
U boat "wolf packs"
General Eisenhower's North African Cam…
George S. Patton
Allies strategy to defeat Hitler in Europe before fighting Ja…
groups of U boats that patrolled the Atlantic and Caribbean a…
commanded the Allied invasion of North Africa to push out Ita…
an innovative tank commander who told Eisenhower to put Ameri…
"Europe First" strategy
Allies strategy to defeat Hitler in Europe before fighting Ja…
U boat "wolf packs"
groups of U boats that patrolled the Atlantic and Caribbean a…
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History Study Guide Chapter 15
popular sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
belief that political power belongs to the people and they sh…
a document stating that slavery shall never exist in any part…
the interests of one section or region is favored over the in…
Antislavery northerners formed this new party which supported…
popular sovereignty
belief that political power belongs to the people and they sh…
Wilmot Proviso
a document stating that slavery shall never exist in any part…
History Chapter 15 Vocab
Steerage (465)
Ellis Island (466)
Nativism (468)
Chinese Exclusion Act (468)
The most basic and cheapest accommodations on a steamship
A tiny island in New York harbor served as a processing center
An extreme dislike for immigrants by native-born people
A law that barred Chinese immigration for 10 years and preven…
Steerage (465)
The most basic and cheapest accommodations on a steamship
Ellis Island (466)
A tiny island in New York harbor served as a processing center
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chapter 15 study guide (history)
october 24, 1929
october 29, 1929
credit
bull market
black Thursday
black Tuesday
take home today and pay tomorrow
upward trend in stock prices
october 24, 1929
black Thursday
october 29, 1929
black Tuesday
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History Study Guide- Chapter 15
What is the Scientific Method?
What is the Scientific Revolution?
What is astronomy?
Who is Copernicus?
A logical, systematic approach to the solution of a scientifi…
A period from the renaissance to the eighteenth century when…
The study of celestial bodies.
A Polish astronomer who was the first to formulate a scientif…
What is the Scientific Method?
A logical, systematic approach to the solution of a scientifi…
What is the Scientific Revolution?
A period from the renaissance to the eighteenth century when…
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Chapter 15 History Study Guide
Richard Ballinger
Ida Tarbell
Children's Bureau
Meat Inspection Act
Conservative cooperate lawyer
Began exposing corruption in corporations like the standard o…
Began investigating problems with child labor
Response to the Jungle
Richard Ballinger
Conservative cooperate lawyer
Ida Tarbell
Began exposing corruption in corporations like the standard o…
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Chapter 15 study guide history
Popular sovereignty
Wilmont proviso
Sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
The idea that political power belongs to the people
A document stating that neither slavery nor involuntary servi…
...
...
Popular sovereignty
The idea that political power belongs to the people
Wilmont proviso
A document stating that neither slavery nor involuntary servi…
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Bull Run
Chicamauga
Attrition
Chancellorsville
Battles were fought here twice
River of Death
Wearing down
Stonewall Jackson died here
Bull Run
Battles were fought here twice
Chicamauga
River of Death
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chapter 15 study guide history
oasis
Bedouin
Hijra
Kaaba
place in dessert where water can be found
Arab nomad
Muhammad's migration with his followers
A shrine in Mecca that is most important
oasis
place in dessert where water can be found
Bedouin
Arab nomad
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Chapter 15 History Study Guide
Popular Sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
Sectionalism
Free-Soil Party
The idea that political authority belongs to the people
A proposal to outlaw slavery in the territory added to the Un…
A devotion to the interests of one geographic region over the…
A political party formed in 1848 by antislavery northerners w…
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that political authority belongs to the people
Wilmot Proviso
A proposal to outlaw slavery in the territory added to the Un…
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Chapter 15 history study guide
Immigration Stations
Americanization
Row Houses
Settlement Houses
22 million immigrants came to Ellis Island. Angel Island was…
Designed to assimilate people of wide-ranging cultures into a…
Single-family dwellings that shared side walls with other sim…
Community centers in slum neighborhoods that provided assista…
Immigration Stations
22 million immigrants came to Ellis Island. Angel Island was…
Americanization
Designed to assimilate people of wide-ranging cultures into a…
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History Study Guide Chapter 15
Jurisdiction
Civil Law
Law
Common Law
The authority of a court to rule on certain cases
One relating to disputes among two or more... individuals or bet…
Set of rules and standards by which a society... governs itself
Law made by judges in the process of resolving... individual cases
Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to rule on certain cases
Civil Law
One relating to disputes among two or more... individuals or bet…
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chapter 15 history study guide
fjords
manor
feudalism
knight
steep sided valley that are inlets of the sea
land of the fiefs
a new social order based on landowning, loyalty, and the powe…
warriors who fought on horseback
fjords
steep sided valley that are inlets of the sea
manor
land of the fiefs
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History: Chapter 15 Study Guide
the culmination of gradual changes tha…
The Renaissance began in the __ centur…
a wealthy merchant that took control o…
a preacher that condemned the corrupti…
Renaissance
14th, 16th
Cosimo de Medici
Savonarola
the culmination of gradual changes tha…
Renaissance
The Renaissance began in the __ centur…
14th, 16th
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
What is the Gilded Age?
Spoils System
The Jungle
"Square Deal"
Time period where Americans worried that glitter of American…
Practice of rewarding political supporter without jobs
About the conditions of food and water during those times
Promised Americans that everyone should have same oppurtuniti…
What is the Gilded Age?
Time period where Americans worried that glitter of American…
Spoils System
Practice of rewarding political supporter without jobs
Chapter 15 History Study Guide
AAA
DR. Townsend
Glass Steagull Banking Act
NIRA
...
had an idea to assist the elderly.
establishes Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. It also in…
designed to stimulate industrial recovery. established codes…
AAA
...
DR. Townsend
had an idea to assist the elderly.
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Chapter 15 Study Guide History
"Europe First" strategy
U boat "wolf packs"
General Eisenhower's North African Cam…
George S. Patton
Allies strategy to defeat Hitler in Europe before fighting Ja…
groups of U boats that patrolled the Atlantic and Caribbean a…
commanded the Allied invasion of North Africa to push out Ita…
an innovative tank commander who told Eisenhower to put Ameri…
"Europe First" strategy
Allies strategy to defeat Hitler in Europe before fighting Ja…
U boat "wolf packs"
groups of U boats that patrolled the Atlantic and Caribbean a…
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Chapter 15 Study Guide World History
What is the chief means of social and…
Define LINEAGE
Define lineage groups.
What is an ancestor?
lineage groups
ancestors or family
the people or family members who all come from the same ances…
a person in your family who lived long ago
What is the chief means of social and…
lineage groups
Define LINEAGE
ancestors or family
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History STUDY GUIDE for chapter 15
Abraham Lincoln
Appomattox Courthouse
Border states
Copperheads
Won the presidential election of 1864. He was Pro Union and a…
Something happens here to put Fort Sumter to an end. It was a…
Slave states that border free states.
Northern Democrats suspected of being in different or hostile…
Abraham Lincoln
Won the presidential election of 1864. He was Pro Union and a…
Appomattox Courthouse
Something happens here to put Fort Sumter to an end. It was a…
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chapter 15 history study guide
1. What two groups of people held the…
2. Large plantations controlled by the…
3. Man that resigned the presidency of…
4. Man that assassinated his president…
military dictators and foreign investors
hacienda
Porfirio Diáz
Victoriano Huerta
1. What two groups of people held the…
military dictators and foreign investors
2. Large plantations controlled by the…
hacienda
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Roger B. Taney
Zachary Taylor
Freeport Doctrine
...
The judge who ruled for the Dred Scott case. He ruled that th…
A Southerner and a hero of the Mexican War. Once in office, h…
That the people can exclude slavery by refusing to pass laws…
Harriet Beecher Stowe
...
Roger B. Taney
The judge who ruled for the Dred Scott case. He ruled that th…
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chapter 15 history study guide
1. What two groups of people held the…
2. Large plantations controlled by the…
3. Man that resigned the presidency of…
4. Man that assassinated his president…
military dictators and foreign investors
hacienda
Porfirio Diáz
Victoriano Huerta
1. What two groups of people held the…
military dictators and foreign investors
2. Large plantations controlled by the…
hacienda
HISTORY STUDY GUIDE CHAPTER 15
William Garrison
Fredrick Douglas
Harriet Tubman
James Bucannon
Founded the abolitionist newspaper the liberator
Slave who lectured against slavery in Great Britain and the N…
Associated with the Underground Railroad
Did not believe states had the right to secede but did nothin…
William Garrison
Founded the abolitionist newspaper the liberator
Fredrick Douglas
Slave who lectured against slavery in Great Britain and the N…
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Sahara
Suez Canal
Islam
Nile
World's largest desert?
What man-made waterway links the Red Sea and the Mediterranea…
What is the dominant religion of Northern Africa?
What river is the "lifeblood of Egypt''?
Sahara
World's largest desert?
Suez Canal
What man-made waterway links the Red Sea and the Mediterranea…
History Chapter 15 Study Guide
What did Progressive's generally belie…
Who were the Progressives?
What was a muckraker?
Examples of muckrakers
Progressive's generally believed that industrialization and u…
- after seeing the poverty, crime, and filth of urban society…
- uncovered corruption in many areas
- Charles Edward Russell, attacked the beef industry in 'Ever…
What did Progressive's generally belie…
Progressive's generally believed that industrialization and u…
Who were the Progressives?
- after seeing the poverty, crime, and filth of urban society…
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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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Chapter 15 Study Guide History
advantages of the Union
advantages of the Confederacy
Blockade Southern ports, Control Missi…
Long, bloody conflict, North expects q…
population, industry, transportation, food
better generals, defensive war (knew territory), martial cult…
North- 3-Part ("Anaconda") Plan
South- "War of Attrition"
advantages of the Union
population, industry, transportation, food
advantages of the Confederacy
better generals, defensive war (knew territory), martial cult…
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