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21 termscreated on January 16, 2017
world history midterm (events)
camp david accords
israel/palestine conflict
6 day war
yom kippur war
...
israel's land. israel claims they were persecuted and God gav…
(1967) arab-israeli war, egypt wants to invade israel. arabs…
(1973) arab-israeli war, arab revenge war, surprise attack on…
camp david accords
...
israel/palestine conflict
israel's land. israel claims they were persecuted and God gav…
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Wh2
Winston churchill
Nikita krushchev
Charles de Gaulle
Joseph mengelle
British prime minister
Leader of russia in cold war
French general
German officer in concentration camp
Winston churchill
British prime minister
Nikita krushchev
Leader of russia in cold war
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Section 5: China and the New Imperialism
Balance of trade
Trade surplus
Trade deficit
Opium War
For centuries, Chinese regulation had ensured that China had…
Under this arrangement, China enjoyed a _____, or exported mo…
Westerners, on the other hand, had a _____ with China, buying…
In 1839, Chinese warships clashed with British merchants, tri…
Balance of trade
For centuries, Chinese regulation had ensured that China had…
Trade surplus
Under this arrangement, China enjoyed a _____, or exported mo…
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History chapter 6
interposition
Macon's bill #2
XYZ affair
Louisiana Purchase
the idea that a state can declare a federal law unconstitutio…
stopped great Britain and France from seizing American ships
French attacking American ships and then sending agents to se…
Jefferson purchasing land from Napoleon
interposition
the idea that a state can declare a federal law unconstitutio…
Macon's bill #2
stopped great Britain and France from seizing American ships
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UCS 8th history midterm
Monarchy
Theocracy
Patriots
Loyalists
A political system in which a state is ruled by a king or que…
Government whose leaders ruled in the name of God
Americans who believed believed the colonies had the right to…
Americans who felt deep loyalty to Great Britain
Monarchy
A political system in which a state is ruled by a king or que…
Theocracy
Government whose leaders ruled in the name of God
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Social studies test- 1/17/17
Throughout ww2, american planted about…
Popular propaganda character who was p…
The first peacetime military draft in…
limiting the amount of certain good pe…
Victory gardens
Rosie the Riveter
Selective Training and Service act
Rationing
Throughout ww2, american planted about…
Victory gardens
Popular propaganda character who was p…
Rosie the Riveter
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history terms
penninsula
island
plain
mediterranean climate
a piece of land connected to a mainland surrounded by water
a piece of subcontinental land surrounded by water
a flat large area of land that occurs as lowlands or at the b…
climate typical of the lands in the mediterranean basin. a su…
penninsula
a piece of land connected to a mainland surrounded by water
island
a piece of subcontinental land surrounded by water
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History chapter 19
Explain why industrialization first oc…
What are explanations for Europe's Ind…
What arguments serves to counter the n…
What has been offered as an explanatio…
European rulers fostered unusually close alliances with their…
Unique features of European society, economy, or history gave…
Until about 1750, core areas of Europe, India, and China enjo…
The Scientific Revolution in Great Britain fostered technolog…
Explain why industrialization first oc…
European rulers fostered unusually close alliances with their…
What are explanations for Europe's Ind…
Unique features of European society, economy, or history gave…
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SS vocab unit 2
innovation
prodius
Lucrative
subjugate
a new device or mathod
amazing or wonderful
producing wealth
to defeat and gain control of by force
innovation
a new device or mathod
prodius
amazing or wonderful
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Chapter 18 Vocabulary
Foreign policy
United Nations (UN)
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
European Union (EU)
Area of policy making that encompasses how one country builds…
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
The first peacetime military treaty joined by the United Stat…
An organization that joins 27 countries in Europe into a unio…
Foreign policy
Area of policy making that encompasses how one country builds…
United Nations (UN)
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
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WW2 Study Guide
Neutrality Acts
Quarantine Speech
Lend-Lease Act
Atlantic Charter
A series of acts designed to keep Americans out of harm's way…
A speech given by Roosevelt that was meant to test American o…
It repealed parts ot the Neutrality Act, allowing America to…
Roosevelt decided that American entry into the war was inevit…
Neutrality Acts
A series of acts designed to keep Americans out of harm's way…
Quarantine Speech
A speech given by Roosevelt that was meant to test American o…
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AP World Chapter 23 Vocab
Isaac Newton
Louis XIV
Council of Trent
Deism
An English mathematician who depended on accurate observation…
The ruler who best epitomized royal absolution his own, and w…
An assembly of bishops, Cardinals, and other high church offi…
Deists held that a powerful God set the universe in motion an…
Isaac Newton
An English mathematician who depended on accurate observation…
Louis XIV
The ruler who best epitomized royal absolution his own, and w…
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Major Events From American History
20,000-40,000 yrs ago
1492
1607
1620
First humans cross Beringia
Columbus' first trip to America
Jamestown founded
Mayflower arrived at Cape Cod
20,000-40,000 yrs ago
First humans cross Beringia
1492
Columbus' first trip to America
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Chapter 26, The Great West
Homestead Act
Pacific Railroad Act
Sand Creek
Little Big Horn
Offered public land
Authorization of building the transcontinental RR
Attack on village of sleeping Cheyenne Indians by regiment of…
General Custer and men wiped out by Sioux and Cheyenne Indian…
Homestead Act
Offered public land
Pacific Railroad Act
Authorization of building the transcontinental RR
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4th history quiz 14
cleared a path in Kentucky called the…
a settlement in Kentucky named in hono…
became part of the United States after…
President who purchased the Louisiana…
Daniel Boone
Boonesborough
Northwest Territory
Thomas Jefferson
cleared a path in Kentucky called the…
Daniel Boone
a settlement in Kentucky named in hono…
Boonesborough
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World Geography: Unit 5
Command economy
Communism
Glasnost
Perestroika
A system of resource management in which decisions about prod…
Society based on equitable distribution of wealth, land, and…
Russian term for a new openness in areas of politics, social…
In Russian,"restructuring" part of gorbachevs plan for reform…
Command economy
A system of resource management in which decisions about prod…
Communism
Society based on equitable distribution of wealth, land, and…
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History ch 10
Western Front
Casualties
Lusitania
Selective service act
Battle front between the Allies and central powers in western…
Soldiers killed, wounded, and missing
British passenger liner sunk by a German u-boat during WW1.
Act passed by congress in 1917 authorizing a draft of men for…
Western Front
Battle front between the Allies and central powers in western…
Casualties
Soldiers killed, wounded, and missing
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Japan modernizes
Mathew Perry
Tokyo
Meiji Restoration
Diet
Commanded a fleet of well-armed american ships and sailed int…
The new capital of the imperial kingdom, moved from shogun's…
Lasted from 1868 to 1912, was a major turning point in Japane…
Legislature, made up of one elected house and one house appoi…
Mathew Perry
Commanded a fleet of well-armed american ships and sailed int…
Tokyo
The new capital of the imperial kingdom, moved from shogun's…
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History: world war 1 review
Triple entente
Triple alliance
Militarism
Alsace and Lorraine
...
...
...
...
Triple entente
...
Triple alliance
...
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28.3 U.S. Economic Imperialism
Caudillo
Monroe Doctrine
Jose Marti
Spanish American War
Military dictator
U.S. statement of opposition to European influence in the Ame…
Cuban writer who fought for Cuban independence
War fought between the U.S. and Spain in 1898, in which the A…
Caudillo
Military dictator
Monroe Doctrine
U.S. statement of opposition to European influence in the Ame…
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Europe and Russia Vocabulary
Glaciation
Fjord
Geothermal enery
Hot spring
Process by which glaciers formed and spread
Long steep sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
Form of energy conversion that captures heat energy from within
Spring whose water issues at a temp higher than that of its s…
Glaciation
Process by which glaciers formed and spread
Fjord
Long steep sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
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world war 2 leaders
maozedong
Stalin
Mussolini
Hitler
peoples republic
ruthless dictator of Russia after WWI
Leader of Italy during WWII
German Nazi dictator during World War II (1889-1945)
maozedong
peoples republic
Stalin
ruthless dictator of Russia after WWI
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unit 4 topic 2
Berlin conference
ethnonationalism
monetary policy
Rimland Theory
A meeting from 1884-1885 at which representatives of European…
When ethnic groups see themselves as an individual nation and…
The control of Money Supply
Nicholas Spykman's theory that the domination of the coastal…
Berlin conference
A meeting from 1884-1885 at which representatives of European…
ethnonationalism
When ethnic groups see themselves as an individual nation and…
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ch 22
Afonso d'Alboquerque
Astrolabe
Bartolomeu Dias
Captain James Cook
The commander of the Portuguese Indian Ocean forces. He made…
early form a cross staff.... measure latitude and direction base…
Portuguese explorer who in 1488 led the first expedition to s…
English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for…
Afonso d'Alboquerque
The commander of the Portuguese Indian Ocean forces. He made…
Astrolabe
early form a cross staff.... measure latitude and direction base…
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dates for S1 final
Jamestown was founded in
Plymouth colony was founded in
Georgia, the last of the 13 colonies w…
When did the French and Indian War end?
1607
1620
1733
1763
Jamestown was founded in
1607
Plymouth colony was founded in
1620
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Midterm History Words
Chesapeake Incident
Embargo Act
Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions
Whiskey Rebellion
British destroyed an American boat called the S.S Chesapeake.…
The Embargo Act of 1807 was a law passed by the U.S Congress…
political statements drafted in 1798 and 1799 in which Kentuc…
Tax protest in 1791 against the Whiskey Tax, shows the new go…
Chesapeake Incident
British destroyed an American boat called the S.S Chesapeake.…
Embargo Act
The Embargo Act of 1807 was a law passed by the U.S Congress…
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US HISTORY #12
Neutrality Acts
Lend lease act
Atlantic charter
Pearl Harbor
Series of acts passed by Congress starting in 1935. First two…
signed into law in 1941, allowed the U.S. to sell, lease, or…
Joint declaration of war aims from the U.S. and Britain. Pled…
US. naval base in Hawaii that was attacked by the Japanese on…
Neutrality Acts
Series of acts passed by Congress starting in 1935. First two…
Lend lease act
signed into law in 1941, allowed the U.S. to sell, lease, or…
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Minoans vs. Mycaenean
Minoan
Minoan
Minoan
Minoan
They live on the island of Crete in the Aegean Sea
They became wealthy sea power traders
evidence found shows they were trading with Egypt, Cypress, S…
they had a written language called Linear A
Minoan
They live on the island of Crete in the Aegean Sea
Minoan
They became wealthy sea power traders
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History Test
Imperialism
Anglo-Saxonism
Our products overseas
An increase in exports
Popular US foreign policy in late 1800s that involved our pol…
The belief that English speaking countries were superior and…
Now that the US was #1 industrial nation in the world they wa…
The desire for new markets created the want for this
Imperialism
Popular US foreign policy in late 1800s that involved our pol…
Anglo-Saxonism
The belief that English speaking countries were superior and…
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US History Great Depression
1. List the following events in order:…
2. What are the causes of the Great De…
3. When was the Great Depression?
4. Why did people withdrawal their mon…
Westward Expansion, Gilded Age, Progressive Era, American Exp…
Stock market crash, stock market speculation, overproduction,…
1929-1939
People lost confidence that their money was safe in the banks…
1. List the following events in order:…
Westward Expansion, Gilded Age, Progressive Era, American Exp…
2. What are the causes of the Great De…
Stock market crash, stock market speculation, overproduction,…
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history
goal of phillip 11 spain
gov created by the glorious revolution
maria theresa strengthens the empire
peter the great waged war on the ottom…
defend the catholic reformation
limited monarchy
reorganized beureaucray
warm water port black sea
goal of phillip 11 spain
defend the catholic reformation
gov created by the glorious revolution
limited monarchy
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WWII (1940s)
Adolf Hitler
Josef Stalin
Neville Chamberlain
Harry S Truman
leader of Nazi Party; got Germany out of its economic depress…
Soviet Union leader after Lennon; communist; starved his coun…
enabler; peace for our time; British Prime minister; policy o…
death of FDR left him in charge; had to decide whether or not…
Adolf Hitler
leader of Nazi Party; got Germany out of its economic depress…
Josef Stalin
Soviet Union leader after Lennon; communist; starved his coun…
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Chapter:9 History Test
Gettysburg Address
Emancipation Proclamation
Confederacy's commitment ... to state's r…
President Lincoln's
Famous qoute "[a nation] conceived in liberty, dedicated to t…
It was necessary to pass the Thirteenth Amendment after the _…
President Jefferson Davis' ability to conduct the war was ham…
As the Civil War began, _____________ goal was to preserve th…
Gettysburg Address
Famous qoute "[a nation] conceived in liberty, dedicated to t…
Emancipation Proclamation
It was necessary to pass the Thirteenth Amendment after the _…
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Early Urban Societies of the Americas
pampas
tropical wet
tropical wet and dry
rain shadow
extensive, treeless plains in South America
climate located along east coast of coast of Central America;…
climate located along west coast of Central America and south…
region having little rainfall because it is sheltered by form…
pampas
extensive, treeless plains in South America
tropical wet
climate located along east coast of coast of Central America;…
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World War I
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Woodrow Wilson
George Clemenceau
David Lloyd George
Prince of Austria- Hungary. Was killed by the Black Hand(Bosn…
President of America who proposed multiple peace treaties, tr…
From France. Despises Germany. Wanted to punish Germany for g…
From Great Britain who wanted to be strict with Germany but n…
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Prince of Austria- Hungary. Was killed by the Black Hand(Bosn…
Woodrow Wilson
President of America who proposed multiple peace treaties, tr…
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World History Chapter 15
Gold-glory-god
90
Disease
Tenochtitlan
Conquistadors come for the _-_-_
_% of Indians die from diseases brought by Spanish
Before the Spaniards came to the Americas there was no _
When Cortes hears of the Aztec's wealth he heads to _
Gold-glory-god
Conquistadors come for the _-_-_
90
_% of Indians die from diseases brought by Spanish
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Ch. 32 History Vocab
Social Darwinism
Rhodesia
Cape-to-Cairo Railroad
Congo Free State
the theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject…
a former British colony in South Africa: declared independenc…
an uncompleted project to cross Africa from south to north by…
a large state in Central Africa from 1885 to 1908, which was…
Social Darwinism
the theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject…
Rhodesia
a former British colony in South Africa: declared independenc…
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U.S. History Chapter 17 Exam Terms
Imperialism
Nationalism
Banana Republics
Spanish American War
Policy by a stronger nation to attempt to create an empire by…
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
Term used to describe a central american nation dominated by…
United States declared war on Spain following the sinking of…
Imperialism
Policy by a stronger nation to attempt to create an empire by…
Nationalism
Patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts
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history notes
austria
russia
germany
germany
decalares war on serbia.
mobilizes along german border.
decalres war on russia and france.
invades Belgium.
austria
decalares war on serbia.
russia
mobilizes along german border.
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US History Chapter 4
Alien and Sedition Acts
John Adams
Quasi War
Alien and Sedition Acts Law #1
At the height of of public anger at France in 1798--The Feder…
2nd President
The two nations ( American & French) were fighting an undecla…
Changed the period who were waiting to become citizens from 5…
Alien and Sedition Acts
At the height of of public anger at France in 1798--The Feder…
John Adams
2nd President
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Trident Tech BIO 102 test 1
Taxonoy
Taxon
Systematics
Phylogeny
The science of classifying organisms
Classification level
The scientific study of the diversity of organisms and their…
Ancestral history
Taxonoy
The science of classifying organisms
Taxon
Classification level
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US History 1 Midterm Review
African Americans in the Revolution
Alexander Hamilton's Financial Plan
Amendment
American System
Fought on Both sides of the war
It favored a nation based on industry
Addition to the Constitution
* Internal Improvements... * Favored the National Banks... *Protect…
African Americans in the Revolution
Fought on Both sides of the war
Alexander Hamilton's Financial Plan
It favored a nation based on industry
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Exam 2 Review for American History 2-HIS122
What were the main objectives of the L…
What were the main objectives of the P…
How did employers break up strikes?
What is populism?
...
...
...
...
What were the main objectives of the L…
...
What were the main objectives of the P…
...
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History Study Set
Quebec Act
Tea Act
Proclamation of 1763
Militia
Law that set up Canada as a country under British rule and wh…
A law that let the East India Company sell directly to coloni…
Law forbidding English colonists to settle West of the Appala…
An army of citizens who serve as soldiers, this is not a full…
Quebec Act
Law that set up Canada as a country under British rule and wh…
Tea Act
A law that let the East India Company sell directly to coloni…
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APUSH Unit Eight
Equal Rights Amendment
Roe v. Wade
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Co…
Stagflation
Amendment designed to provide women with equal rights that wa…
U.S. Supreme Court decision (1973) that disallowed state laws…
Cartel of oil-producing nations in Asia, Africa, and Latin Am…
Combination of skyrocketing prices, rising unemployment, and…
Equal Rights Amendment
Amendment designed to provide women with equal rights that wa…
Roe v. Wade
U.S. Supreme Court decision (1973) that disallowed state laws…
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Chapter 2
Which two rivers cradled the first civ…
What is the earliest form of writing?
What term means the worship of many go…
Sumerian temple towers were called?
Tigris and Euphrates
Cuneiform
Polytheism
Ziggurats
Which two rivers cradled the first civ…
Tigris and Euphrates
What is the earliest form of writing?
Cuneiform
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US History (Civil War Test)
Missouri Compromise
Manifest Destiny
President Polk
Sectionalism
1820, Missouri wanted to join the Union as a slave state, wou…
expansion from "sea to shining sea", land acquisition through…
supported Manifest Destiny - Wanted California - Went to war…
control new states entering Union... As the terror of America e…
Missouri Compromise
1820, Missouri wanted to join the Union as a slave state, wou…
Manifest Destiny
expansion from "sea to shining sea", land acquisition through…
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APUSH Unit Seven
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
Containment
Warsaw Pact
Secretary of State George C. Marshall's European Recovery Pla…
Doctrine pronounced in President Harry Truman's statement in…
Military strategy to prevent the spread of communism during t…
Collective defense treaty between the Soviet Union and seven…
Marshall Plan
Secretary of State George C. Marshall's European Recovery Pla…
Truman Doctrine
Doctrine pronounced in President Harry Truman's statement in…
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History Test Review
What was the 12th amendment?
who was the first president to take of…
what was the purpose of the lewis and…
who were the midnight judges?
called for electors to cast separate ballots for president an…
thomas jefforson.
the explore the la territory.
judges appointed by john adams in the last hours of his admin…
What was the 12th amendment?
called for electors to cast separate ballots for president an…
who was the first president to take of…
thomas jefforson.
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APUSH Unit Six
Panama Canal
Imperialism
Spanish-American War
Roosevelt Corollary
Shipping canal opened in 1914 connecting the Atlantic and Pac…
The policy and practice of exploiting nations and peoples for…
Conflict between the U.S. and Spain in 1898 that resulted in…
President Theodore Roosevelt's' policy asserting U.S. authori…
Panama Canal
Shipping canal opened in 1914 connecting the Atlantic and Pac…
Imperialism
The policy and practice of exploiting nations and peoples for…
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