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History Alive! chapter 15
What does Manifest Dynasty mean?
What was the first expansion?
Who owned Louisiana in 1800?
What were the Americans afraid of?
"obvious fate"
Louisiana (Purchase)
The french ruler Bonaparte
They were afraid that Bonaparte would cut of the port of New…
What does Manifest Dynasty mean?
"obvious fate"
What was the first expansion?
Louisiana (Purchase)
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American History Chapter 15
Dow Jones Industrial Average
Black Tuesday
Great Crash
Business Cycle
An average if stock prices of major industries
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
The collapse of the stock market
A span in which the economy grows, then contracts
Dow Jones Industrial Average
An average if stock prices of major industries
Black Tuesday
A record 16.4 million shares were sold, compared with the ave…
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AP European History Chapter 15: European Exploration and Conquest
Mexica Empire - 3
Inca Empire - 3
Viceroyalities - 5
Treaty of Tordesillas - 3
Also known as the Aztec Empire, a large and complex Native Am…
The vast and sophisticated Peruvian empire centered at the ca…
The name for the four administrative units on Spanish possess…
The 1494 agreement giving Spain everything to the west of an…
Mexica Empire - 3
Also known as the Aztec Empire, a large and complex Native Am…
Inca Empire - 3
The vast and sophisticated Peruvian empire centered at the ca…
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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…
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New World History & Geography chapter 15-16
Aztecs
silver
Cortes
Yucatan Peninsula
The Indians who established a powerful empire in Mexico
Mexico leads the world in the mining and production of ______…
Which Spanish explorer defeated the Aztecs
The two peninsulas that are part of Mexico are Baja Californi…
Aztecs
The Indians who established a powerful empire in Mexico
silver
Mexico leads the world in the mining and production of ______…
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History Chapter 15 Vocab
Immigrant
Industry
Pony Express
Morse Code
person who leaves his own country to make his home in another…
the manufacturing business; a kind of work that uses factorie…
mail service which used fast horses to carry the mail from St…
system of short and long dots and dashes to be clicked over t…
Immigrant
person who leaves his own country to make his home in another…
Industry
the manufacturing business; a kind of work that uses factorie…
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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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AP European History Chapter 15: European Exploration and Conquest
Mexica Empire - 3
Inca Empire - 3
Viceroyalities - 4
Treaty of Tordesillas - 3
Also known as the Aztec Empire, a large and complex Native Am…
The vast and sophisticated Peruvian empire centered at the ca…
The name for the four administrative units on Spanish possess…
The 1494 agreement giving Spain everything to the west of an…
Mexica Empire - 3
Also known as the Aztec Empire, a large and complex Native Am…
Inca Empire - 3
The vast and sophisticated Peruvian empire centered at the ca…
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Chapter 15 History vocabulary
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
this is a type of rule in which the military is in charge of…
is a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an a…
border state
slave states that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
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History Chapter 15 Terms
Age of Industry
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Watson
Thomas Alva Edison
many new technologies developed after the civil war
invented the telephone
helped Bell make the telephone
first successful incandescant light bulb. His library was cal…
Age of Industry
many new technologies developed after the civil war
Alexander Graham Bell
invented the telephone
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History Chapter 15
coalition government
Weimar Republic
Great Depression
Franklin D. Roosevelt
When two or more parties join together to form a majority in…
German republic founded after the WWI and the downfall of the…
(HH) , starting with collapse of the US stock market in 1929,…
President of the US during Great Depression and World War II
coalition government
When two or more parties join together to form a majority in…
Weimar Republic
German republic founded after the WWI and the downfall of the…
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history chapter 15 vocab
investor
Mexican War
stagecoach
gold rush
a person who uses money to buy or make more money
this war was declared by the United States Congress on May 13…
a horse-drawn carriage used to carry passengers, baggage, and…
during this event, large numbers of people went to California…
investor
a person who uses money to buy or make more money
Mexican War
this war was declared by the United States Congress on May 13…
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history vocabulary chapter 15
manifest destiny
biennal
Jane McManus Cazneau
Adrian Woll
the belief that the U.S. was meant to spread across North Ame…
Every two years
writer whose columns helped turn northern opinion in favor of…
A Mexican General who commanded an army that invaded San Anto…
manifest destiny
the belief that the U.S. was meant to spread across North Ame…
biennal
Every two years
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History chapter 15
What does the phrase manifest destiny…
Different way the United States expand…
Countries originally claiming the Loui…
The name of the area that provided the…
The belief that it was America's right and duty to spread acr…
Treaties, settlements, and war
France and Spain
The Louisiana Territory
What does the phrase manifest destiny…
The belief that it was America's right and duty to spread acr…
Different way the United States expand…
Treaties, settlements, and war
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History Chapter 15 - Anders
Wilmot Proviso
Sectionalism
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act
was designed to eliminate slavery within the land acquired as…
a devotion to interests of one geographic region over the int…
Henry Clay's proposed agreement that allowed California to en…
a law that made it a crime it a crime to help runaway slaves;…
Wilmot Proviso
was designed to eliminate slavery within the land acquired as…
Sectionalism
a devotion to interests of one geographic region over the int…
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History Terms Chapter 15
Lake Nicaragua
Mayas
Jaguar
Capuchin monkey
largest lake in Central America
people who built the first great civilization of the Western…
largest cat native to the Western Hemisphere
the most intelligent monkey
Lake Nicaragua
largest lake in Central America
Mayas
people who built the first great civilization of the Western…
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Art History I Chapter 15
The Merovingians
Cloisonne
Animal Style
Beowolf
Established a powerful kingdom during the reigns of Childeric…
Method of making jewelry by basically making a mosaic with ge…
Decoration made of interwoven animals or serpents, often foun…
English alliterative epic poem
The Merovingians
Established a powerful kingdom during the reigns of Childeric…
Cloisonne
Method of making jewelry by basically making a mosaic with ge…
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US History Chapter 15
radical
belittling
ruling
optimistic
very much; more than usual
insultin
decision of a court case
feeling good about the future
radical
very much; more than usual
belittling
insultin
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not Favoring either side.
This a type of rule in which the military is in charge and it…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not Favoring either side.
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History Chapter 15
Proviso
Wilmot
Free-Soil Party
Henry Clay
to outlaw slavery in any territory the united states might ac…
a Pennsylvania proposed bill
a political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slav…
the lead senator of kentucky
Proviso
to outlaw slavery in any territory the united states might ac…
Wilmot
a Pennsylvania proposed bill
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History chapter 15
Shakers
Transcendentalism
Oneida Community
On Civil Disobedience
Shakers a religious group that established small utopian comm…
Knowledge transcends the senses and can't be found just by ob…
A radical experiment that practiced free love, birth control,…
wrote this essay where he expressed opposition to the Mexican…
Shakers
Shakers a religious group that established small utopian comm…
Transcendentalism
Knowledge transcends the senses and can't be found just by ob…
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History vocab chapter 15
empresario
annexation
Manifest Destiny
joint occupation
a person who received a contract to bring settlers to Texas i…
the act of adding to or taking possession of
the idea that the united states had the right to expand from…
the sharing of an area of land by two or more countries
empresario
a person who received a contract to bring settlers to Texas i…
annexation
the act of adding to or taking possession of
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Chapter 15 History Terms
Free-Soil Party
Stephen A. Douglas
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act
political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Senator from Illinois who ran for president against Abraham L…
(1) California admitted as free state, (2) territorial status…
(1850) a law that made it a crime to help runaway slaves; all…
Free-Soil Party
political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Stephen A. Douglas
Senator from Illinois who ran for president against Abraham L…
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History Chapter 15 Vocab
The South
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Fugitive Slave Act
Relied more on exports than the North
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
Law that aroused great opposition and widespread disobedience…
The South
Relied more on exports than the North
Wilmot Proviso
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
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History Chapter 15
Trandenscendtalism
Utopian Community
Charles Grandison Finney
Second Great Awakening
The idea that people could rise above the material things in…
Place where people worked to make a perfect society; such com…
One of the most important leaders of the Second Great Awakeni…
A period of religious evangelism that began in the 1790's and…
Trandenscendtalism
The idea that people could rise above the material things in…
Utopian Community
Place where people worked to make a perfect society; such com…
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History Chapter 15 Vocab
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
this is a type of rule in which the military is in charge and…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border state
slave states that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not Favoring either side.
This a type of rule in which the military is in charge and it…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not Favoring either side.
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US History Chapter15
What president generally supported Lin…
For what reason was Johnson impeached?
T/F The president selected military go…
T/F The disenfranchisement of southern…
Andrew Johnson
he dismissed a radical secretary of war
False
True
What president generally supported Lin…
Andrew Johnson
For what reason was Johnson impeached?
he dismissed a radical secretary of war
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Chapter 15 History - Perry
CCC
SEC
AAA
TVA
Provided jobs for young males planting trees, building parks,…
Regulated the stock market
Aided farmers and regulated crop production
Built dams and developed resources in southeastern USA
CCC
Provided jobs for young males planting trees, building parks,…
SEC
Regulated the stock market
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US. History: Chapter 15- The Spirit of Reform
revival
utopia
temperance
normal school
religious meeting
community based on a vision of the perfect society
drinking little or no alcohol
state-supported school for training high school graduates to…
revival
religious meeting
utopia
community based on a vision of the perfect society
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History Chapter 15
Middle America
Canada and the United States
Roman Catholicism
Latin America
the region formed by Mexico, Central... America, and the West In…
the two large countries ... that form Anglo-America
the main religion in Latin America
countries of North and South America ... that speak a Romance la…
Middle America
the region formed by Mexico, Central... America, and the West In…
Canada and the United States
the two large countries ... that form Anglo-America
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Chapter 15 History Voc.
temperance
abolitionists
normal school
revival
drinking little or no alcohol
reformers who worked to abolish, or end, slavery in the early…
state-supported school for training high-school graduates to…
religious meeting
temperance
drinking little or no alcohol
abolitionists
reformers who worked to abolish, or end, slavery in the early…
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave state that remains in the Union during the Civil War
not favoring either side in a dispute
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen's…
shutting of a port or roadway to prevent people or supplies f…
border state
slave state that remains in the Union during the Civil War
neutral
not favoring either side in a dispute
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World History: Chapter 15
France
Thomas Jefferson
Social Contract
John Locke
Country: America's strongest ally during the Revolution
wrote a majority of the Declaration of independence
the idea that said people agree to give up power to the gover…
person behind the social contract theory
France
Country: America's strongest ally during the Revolution
Thomas Jefferson
wrote a majority of the Declaration of independence
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History Chapter 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass- Steagall Act
Agricultural Adjustment Act (AAA)
32nd president
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end Depression
law that created insurance for bank deposits
program to help farmers
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
32nd president
New Deal
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end Depression
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History Chapter 15
Ulysses S. Grant
George McClellan
William T. Sherman
"The March to the Sea"
Union General... The leader of the most successful Union army
Union Leader... Took too long to act... Lost the Battle of Antietam…
Was the leader of "The March to the Sea"... Was going to Atlanta
Soldiers started fires... Soliders stole crops and animals
Ulysses S. Grant
Union General... The leader of the most successful Union army
George McClellan
Union Leader... Took too long to act... Lost the Battle of Antietam…
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American History - Chapter 15
draft
Gettysburg Address
First Battle of Bull Run
Emancipation Proclamation
men were forced to serve in the army; many avoided fighting b…
given by President Lincoln at the dedication of a cemetary
first battle of the war; Union entered overconfident and unpr…
would allow Confederate states to keep their slaves if they h…
draft
men were forced to serve in the army; many avoided fighting b…
Gettysburg Address
given by President Lincoln at the dedication of a cemetary
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History Vocab Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Melting Pot
Nativism
Chinese Exclusion Act
The island that the Castle Garden immigration station was mov…
A mixture of different cultures and races who blended togethe…
Overt favoritism toward native-born Americans.
Banned entry to all Chinese except students, teachers, mercha…
Ellis Island
The island that the Castle Garden immigration station was mov…
Melting Pot
A mixture of different cultures and races who blended togethe…
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History Chapter 15
Popular Sovereignty
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Zachary Taylor
The idea that political power belongs to the people.
Document that stated neither slavery nor involuntary servitud…
What new party supported the Wilmot Proviso?
Who won the election of 1848
Popular Sovereignty
The idea that political power belongs to the people.
Wilmot Proviso
Document that stated neither slavery nor involuntary servitud…
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chapter 15 history TERMS
Netherlands
prevent catholics from becoming protes…
force catholics back into roman fold
St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre
more common name of the low countries
one objective of the counter reformation
one objective of the counter reformation
most infamous day of the french religious war
Netherlands
more common name of the low countries
prevent catholics from becoming protes…
one objective of the counter reformation
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Chapter 15 history
Tagus
Mediterranean Sea
Spanish Inquisition
Madrid
Spain's largest river
The world's greatest inland waterway
A religious movement Designed to make Spain a nation of Catho…
The capital city of Spain
Tagus
Spain's largest river
Mediterranean Sea
The world's greatest inland waterway
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Little History of Philosophy Chapter 15 (Berkeley & Locke)
fridge
remote
unobserved
vanish
refrigerator
able to be controlled from a distance
not seen or noticed
disappear
fridge
refrigerator
remote
able to be controlled from a distance
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Texas History Chapter 15 & 16 Vocabulary
Bank Notes
Bonds
Capitol
Coeducational
A piece of paper issued by a bank that promises to pay the ho…
Certificates issued by a corporation or the government that p…
A building in which lawmakers meet.
The process of allowing both male and female students.
Bank Notes
A piece of paper issued by a bank that promises to pay the ho…
Bonds
Certificates issued by a corporation or the government that p…
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History 7 Chapter 15
Augustine
Alfred the Great
Canute the Dane
William, duke of Normandy
The first Archbishop of Canterbury
The first great king of England
The Viking who ruled England, Denmark, and Norway as a empire
The man who became known as William the Conqueror after defea…
Augustine
The first Archbishop of Canterbury
Alfred the Great
The first great king of England
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History Alive! Chapter 15: The Bill of Rights
amendment
Bill of Rights
jury
ratify
a change to the Constitution
The first 10 amendments to the Constitution that protect the…
a group of citizens who are chosen to decide the outcome of a…
to approve; to make a written document official by signing it
amendment
a change to the Constitution
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments to the Constitution that protect the…
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Chapter 15 history
Alexis de Tocqueville
North economies
South economies
abolitionist
French Government official who came to the U.S. to study Amer…
- industry and commerce began to develop
- relied mostly on plantation farming
believed slavery was unjust and should be ended immediately w…
Alexis de Tocqueville
French Government official who came to the U.S. to study Amer…
North economies
- industry and commerce began to develop
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Georgia History Chapter 15
antebellum,
abolitionist,
driver,
arson,
the period before the Civil War
one who wants to do away with something, particularly slavery…
an older slave that a plantation owner thought was loyal and…
setting a fire
antebellum,
the period before the Civil War
abolitionist,
one who wants to do away with something, particularly slavery…
10 terms
History Chapter 15
Who wrote Uncle Toms Cabin
The 'know-nothing" party
Kansas-Nebraska act
Bleeding Kansas
Harriet Stow
An anti-Catholic Nativist party that demanded literacy tests…
Created Nebraska and Kansas as states and gave the people in…
Missouri border ruffians crossed into the Kansas to vote agai…
Who wrote Uncle Toms Cabin
Harriet Stow
The 'know-nothing" party
An anti-Catholic Nativist party that demanded literacy tests…
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US History Chapter 15 Review
Emancipation
Liberia
The Declaration of Sentiments
Abolition
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
A women's rights document modeled on the Declaration of Indep…
A complete end to slavery.
Emancipation
What abolitionists seek for all enslaved African-Americans.
Liberia
Colony in Africa formed by the American Colonization Society.
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History chapter 15
Wilmot Proviso
Free-Soil Party
Fugitive- Slave Act
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
law that aroused great opposition and widespread disobediance…
white southereners viewed the book as an unfair attack on the…
Wilmot Proviso
Bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery in any terr…
Free-Soil Party
Political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
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