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Early US History Flashcards
Christopher Columbus
Spanish Armada
Marco Polo
John Smith
Founder of New World in 1492
Spanish fleet that sailed against the English commanded by Du…
Venetian merchant traveler who started the Age of Exploration
English soldier, explorer and author. He came up with the pol…
Christopher Columbus
Founder of New World in 1492
Spanish Armada
Spanish fleet that sailed against the English commanded by Du…
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Early US History
Pre-Columbian Era
Bering Strait
Norse Explorers
colony
The period before Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New W…
The ancient land bridge where Native Americans traveled from…
Had knowledge of the Americas since the eleventh century but…
territory settled and controlled by a foreign power
Pre-Columbian Era
The period before Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New W…
Bering Strait
The ancient land bridge where Native Americans traveled from…
US History Early America
Ninth Amendment
Executive branch
Legislative Branch
John Peter Muhlenberg
states that people's rights are not limited to just those lis…
Carries out the laws
Makes the laws
an American clergyman, Continental Army soldier during the Am…
Ninth Amendment
states that people's rights are not limited to just those lis…
Executive branch
Carries out the laws
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US History: Early Settlement
Colombian exchange
Problems with Colombian exchange
Jamestown
Plymouth
Europe, Africa, and Asia all had people travel across the Oce…
-disease... -greed for gold
-1st settlement... -Lots of diseases (150-->38)... -John Smith... -"Br…
-2nd Settlement... -created first governing document... -Mostly pil…
Colombian exchange
Europe, Africa, and Asia all had people travel across the Oce…
Problems with Colombian exchange
-disease... -greed for gold
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Early Early Us History
Views of American History
Four Eras Covered in this Course
seven colonial regions
NEW FRANCE & northern new spain -featu…
Providentialist... God's providence has shaped America's history…
Colonial America, c. 1492-1763 (TAS, 1-64)... Revolutionary War…
northern New Spain, new France, Chesapeake, new England, midd…
Close (and costly) Indian alliances... Catholic evangelization…
Views of American History
Providentialist... God's providence has shaped America's history…
Four Eras Covered in this Course
Colonial America, c. 1492-1763 (TAS, 1-64)... Revolutionary War…
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Early American/US History
Columbian Exchange
Spanish Conquest of the Americas
Encomienda System
The French in America
The exchange of goods, diseases, ideas, and people from the "…
-Came looking for gold and silver (made Spain the richest cou…
"Plantation" system; Spanish King/Queen gives landowner a cer…
The French have good relations with the Indians/Natives for t…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of goods, diseases, ideas, and people from the "…
Spanish Conquest of the Americas
-Came looking for gold and silver (made Spain the richest cou…
152 terms
Early US History
This was called "The First Congress of…
The Stamp Act Congress issued this doc…
This 1765 measure required many printe…
This Virginia assembly was the first l…
What is the Stamp Act Congress?
What is the Declaration of Rights and Grievances?
What is the Stamp Act?
What is the House of Burgesses?
This was called "The First Congress of…
What is the Stamp Act Congress?
The Stamp Act Congress issued this doc…
What is the Declaration of Rights and Grievances?
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Early US History Vocab
Abolition
arbitration
Bill of Rights
Americanization Movement
movement to end slavery
method of settling disputes in which both sides submit their…
the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution
education program designed to help immigrants assimilate to A…
Abolition
movement to end slavery
arbitration
method of settling disputes in which both sides submit their…
16 terms
Early Explorers - US History
Christopher Columbus
Pope Alexander VI
Juan Ponce de Leon
Vasco de Gama
Italian explorer sailing for the Spanish who took 2 trips to…
created the line between Spanish and Portuguese territory
founded the oldest settlement on Puerto Rico, searched for th…
sailed around the continent of Africa looking for a trade rou…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer sailing for the Spanish who took 2 trips to…
Pope Alexander VI
created the line between Spanish and Portuguese territory
Early Republic US History
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton
Hamilton's Financial Plan
John Adams
1st President of the United States. Set many precedents such…
Secretary of the Treasury under Washington, believed in a Nat…
Pay off all war debts, raise government revenues, create a na…
the first Vice President and the 2nd President of the US. Fed…
George Washington
1st President of the United States. Set many precedents such…
Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of the Treasury under Washington, believed in a Nat…
US History early 1800s
Missouri Compromise
Monroe Doctrine
John Quincy Adams Presidency
Andrew Jackson Inauguration
1820
1823 - President Monroe stated that the US would not mess wit…
1825
1829
Missouri Compromise
1820
Monroe Doctrine
1823 - President Monroe stated that the US would not mess wit…
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US History- Early National Period
Popular Sovereignty
Democratic Republicans
Federalists
Fugitive Slave law
Idea that people in a new territory should vote on whether or…
political party that opposed a strong central government and…
political party that supported a strong central government an…
required ordinary citizens to help return runaway slaves
Popular Sovereignty
Idea that people in a new territory should vote on whether or…
Democratic Republicans
political party that opposed a strong central government and…
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US History Early Explorers
Mercantilism
Conquistador
Christopher Columbus
Nina, Pinta, Santa Maria
An economic system based on creating a favorable balance of t…
A Spanish soldier that explored and claimed land for Spain
Genoan explorers looking for a route to Asia.... Received backin…
Name of Christopher Columbus's Ships
Mercantilism
An economic system based on creating a favorable balance of t…
Conquistador
A Spanish soldier that explored and claimed land for Spain
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Early US History Final
John Smith
Joint-stock companies
Jamestown*
Nathaniel Bacon*
Respectful to the native americans, diplomatic and nice which…
People pool in money for a company and hope to turn a profit…
Named after King James I, shaped like a triangle with watch t…
Bacon's rebellion, Berkeley isn't helping the underclass on t…
John Smith
Respectful to the native americans, diplomatic and nice which…
Joint-stock companies
People pool in money for a company and hope to turn a profit…
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Us history early colonies
New england colonies
Middle colonies
Southern colonies
Economics of north
New hampsheir ... Mass... Conneticut... Rhode island
Ny... Penn... Nj... Delaware
Maryland... Virginia ... Nc... Sc... Georgia
Trading , munufacturing, fishing
New england colonies
New hampsheir ... Mass... Conneticut... Rhode island
Middle colonies
Ny... Penn... Nj... Delaware
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hudsong - US History - Early 60s
John F. Kennedy
Richard Nixon
Power of Television
Camelot/New Frontier
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John F. Kennedy
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Richard Nixon
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US History - Early Presidents
expedition
embargo
impressment
nationalism
journey with a purpose
refusal to trade with another country
act of seizing ships, cargo, sailors
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
expedition
journey with a purpose
embargo
refusal to trade with another country
early us history midterm
definition of a colony
Crusades (11th century)
Invention of the Printing Press
Reformation
a country or area under full or partial political country of…
1. introduced European to other technologies like compasses a…
Yohan Guttenberg (1440s)... -this allowed ideas to move around... -…
Catholic church allows indulgences (buying way out of Purgato…
definition of a colony
a country or area under full or partial political country of…
Crusades (11th century)
1. introduced European to other technologies like compasses a…
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Early US History 3
Reason for early New England colonies
Walter Raleigh
Jamestown
Powhatan Indians
Freedom of religion
Established the Lost Colony of Roanoke
First permanent settlement in 1607
Traded with the early settlers in Virginia
Reason for early New England colonies
Freedom of religion
Walter Raleigh
Established the Lost Colony of Roanoke
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Early US History 4
Saratoga
Privateer
Valley Forge
Nathan Hale
important battle which brought the French into the war and st…
merchant ship outfitted for war
place where Washington and his men spent a hard, cold winter
teacher who was caught being a spy for George Washington
Saratoga
important battle which brought the French into the war and st…
Privateer
merchant ship outfitted for war
24 terms
Early US History 5
James Madison
George Washington
Abraham Baldwin
William Houston
Main writer of the Constitution
Chairman of the Philadelphia Convention... Leader
Georgia delegate
Georgia delegate
James Madison
Main writer of the Constitution
George Washington
Chairman of the Philadelphia Convention... Leader
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Early US History 6
Preamble
Source of government power
Bicameral
President pro temporare
Introduces the purpose of the Constitution
We the people
Two houses
Leader of the Senate
Preamble
Introduces the purpose of the Constitution
Source of government power
We the people
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US History Early Vocabulary
Charter
Dissent
Persecution
Puritan
a document, issued by a country, outlining the conditions und…
to disagree
treated harshly, singled out for some reason
member of group of Protestants that arose in the 16th century…
Charter
a document, issued by a country, outlining the conditions und…
Dissent
to disagree
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Early US History 2
Proclamation of 1763
Navigation and Trade Acts
Stamp Act
Samuel Adams
Forbade colonial settlement west of the Appalachians
Regulated colonial trade with other colonies and with foreign…
Taxed colonial business men, especially lawyers and printers
Urged protest against British actions in Massachusetts
Proclamation of 1763
Forbade colonial settlement west of the Appalachians
Navigation and Trade Acts
Regulated colonial trade with other colonies and with foreign…
21 terms
US History Early Colonies
indentured servants
slave codes
immigrants
staple crops
Servants who signed a contract to work four to seven years fo…
Laws to control slaves.
People who have left the country of their birth to live in an…
Crops that are always needed like wheat barley and oats.
indentured servants
Servants who signed a contract to work four to seven years fo…
slave codes
Laws to control slaves.
Early Republic US History
George Washington
Alexander Hamilton
Hamilton's Financial Plan
John Adams
1st President of the United States. Set many precedents such…
Secretary of the Treasury under Washington, believed in a Nat…
Pay off all war debts, raise government revenues, create a na…
the first Vice President and the 2nd President of the US. Fed…
George Washington
1st President of the United States. Set many precedents such…
Alexander Hamilton
Secretary of the Treasury under Washington, believed in a Nat…
22 terms
US History - Revolution & The Early Republic
The Boston Massacre
Battle of Lexington and Concord
Thomas Paine
France
An event where colonists were shot by British soldiers while…
This is the battle where the first fighting between redcoats…
This person wrote a pamphlet called "Common Sense", arguing t…
This European country supported the American colonies during…
The Boston Massacre
An event where colonists were shot by British soldiers while…
Battle of Lexington and Concord
This is the battle where the first fighting between redcoats…
Early Government - US History
republic
bicameral
checks and balences
separation of powers
government with elected leaders
two house congress/ house and senate
3 branches of government minister eachother
state and federal government have different powers
republic
government with elected leaders
bicameral
two house congress/ house and senate
12 terms
US History: Early People
Asian Hunters
Land Bridge
Ice Age Ends
First Americans
More than 28,000 years ago they used a land bridge to come fr…
Named Beringia
10,000 years ago the ice melted and covered the land bridge w…
Asian Hunters who were stuck after the land bridge disappeared
Asian Hunters
More than 28,000 years ago they used a land bridge to come fr…
Land Bridge
Named Beringia
Early US History
Ocmulgee and Chattahoochee
Cherokee Indians
Mercantilism
St. Augustine
They had been living in the southeastern US for a long time;…
In Northern Georgia, what tribe occupied the mountains?
You cannot make wealth; the amount of wealth that a country h…
What is the oldest city in America
Ocmulgee and Chattahoochee
They had been living in the southeastern US for a long time;…
Cherokee Indians
In Northern Georgia, what tribe occupied the mountains?
US History Early America
Roanoke #1
Roanoke #2
Jamestown, VA
"The Starving Time"
-1586: 110 men were dropped in NC by England and started to g…
-1587: 150 men and women dropped in NC again... -John White retu…
1st Attempt... -104 colonists... -no farmers no miners, no engineer…
-Winter of 1609-1610... -Jamestown, VA... -ate anything they could…
Roanoke #1
-1586: 110 men were dropped in NC by England and started to g…
Roanoke #2
-1587: 150 men and women dropped in NC again... -John White retu…
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Early American US History
Inuit
Anasaszi
Adobe
Mesa
Native Nation who lived in the Arctic
Native Nation who created houses in cliff dwellings
Red Mud Bricks used to build cliff dwellings
Cliff Dwelling
Inuit
Native Nation who lived in the Arctic
Anasaszi
Native Nation who created houses in cliff dwellings
Early US History
American Revolution
Treaty of Paris (1783)
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Land Ordinance of 1785
US gets its independence
Treaty that ended the Revolutionary war, giving all land east…
Weak first government that had no taxes, no federal courts, n…
Organized a grid, ban slavery in the states, and set aside la…
American Revolution
US gets its independence
Treaty of Paris (1783)
Treaty that ended the Revolutionary war, giving all land east…
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early us history
joint stock company
the virginia company of london
general assembly
john smith
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
the london company was an english joint stock company establi…
virginia, 1619, legislative body of the independent colony of…
admiral of new england, ... english author, explorer, and soldie…
joint stock company
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
the virginia company of london
the london company was an english joint stock company establi…
37 terms
Early Beginnings - US History
3/5 Compromise
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
The Great Compromise
Each slave/african american counted as 3/5 a person
Plan based on equal representation
Plan with representation based on population
Combined the NJ and Virginia plan - 2 Houses - Congress
3/5 Compromise
Each slave/african american counted as 3/5 a person
New Jersey Plan
Plan based on equal representation
US History early inhabitants
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2
3
4
Iroquois League
Powhatan Conferacy
Adena- Mound Builders
Hopewell- Mouns Builders
1
Iroquois League
2
Powhatan Conferacy
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Early US History Slavery
What was the first source of labor in…
Who started the slave trade?
How many Africans were brought to Amer…
In what century were the most slaves t…
Indentured servants
The Dutch
12-14 million, 10-12 million
18th century 1700 hundreds
What was the first source of labor in…
Indentured servants
Who started the slave trade?
The Dutch
us history early 1800s
1. Who was America's first president?
2. What is a cabinet?
3. What is a tariff?
4. Why did the Tariff of 1789 anger so…
George Washington
Grope of presidential top advisors
Tax on imported goods.
Taxed the whiskey they where makeing
1. Who was America's first president?
George Washington
2. What is a cabinet?
Grope of presidential top advisors
US History - Early US History
Taxation without representation
boycotts
Boston Massacre
Boston Tea Party
forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in the maki…
People refuse to buy a company's product until the company me…
The first bloodshed of the Amercan Revolution, as British gua…
A 1773 protest against British taxes in which Boston colonist…
Taxation without representation
forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in the maki…
boycotts
People refuse to buy a company's product until the company me…
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US History Early Colonies
Indentured Servants
Anglo-Powhatan Wars
Bacon's Rebellion (1676)
Nathaniel Bacon
Laborers whose passage to the New World is paid for by their…
Wars fought between the Virginian colonists and the Powhatan…
A rebellion in Virginia against their royal governor.
Leader of Bacon's Rebellion until he died of a sickness.
Indentured Servants
Laborers whose passage to the New World is paid for by their…
Anglo-Powhatan Wars
Wars fought between the Virginian colonists and the Powhatan…
Early republic (US History)
Alien act
Sedition act
XYZ affair
Jays treaty
Increased time to become a citizen from 5-14 yearsto keep the…
Made writing or saying anything false or harmful against the…
France asked the us for money but the us declined. Ended thei…
Brittish agreed to leave northwest territory-failure
Alien act
Increased time to become a citizen from 5-14 yearsto keep the…
Sedition act
Made writing or saying anything false or harmful against the…
25 terms
Early Explorers - US History
Christopher Columbus
Pope Alexander VI
Juan Ponce de Leon
Vasco de Gama
Italian explorer sailing for the Spanish who took 2 trips to…
created the line between Spanish and Portuguese territory
founded the oldest settlement on Puerto Rico, searched for th…
sailed around the continent of Africa looking for a trade rou…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer sailing for the Spanish who took 2 trips to…
Pope Alexander VI
created the line between Spanish and Portuguese territory
16 terms
Early US History 1
French and Indian War
Declaration of Independence
British surrender at Yorktown
Constitutional Convention drafts the C…
1754-1763
1776
1781
1787
French and Indian War
1754-1763
Declaration of Independence
1776
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US History Regents Review Early Democracy
Mayflower Compact
Virginia House of Burgesses
New England Town Meetings
John Peter Zenger
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
Established in 1619 by Jamestown, was Americas first elected…
A form of democracy practiced in the New England colonies. Al…
Colonial journalist who questioned the policies of the govern…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
Virginia House of Burgesses
Established in 1619 by Jamestown, was Americas first elected…
Early US History Terms
Missouri Compromise (1820)
Nullification Crisis (1828-1833)
Andrew Jackson
Indian Removals (1830-1842)
Deal proposed by Kentucky senator Henry Clay in 1820 to resol…
When South Carolina declared that the federal Tariffs of 1828…
7th President of the United States, elected in 1828 after hel…
The Indian Removal Act of 1830, signed by Jackson, permitted…
Missouri Compromise (1820)
Deal proposed by Kentucky senator Henry Clay in 1820 to resol…
Nullification Crisis (1828-1833)
When South Carolina declared that the federal Tariffs of 1828…
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Us constitution and early us history
ordinace
ratify
democracy
Bill of Rights
law
to approve
a government in which the citizens have the power to make pol…
amendments to the US constitution which protects the US citiz…
ordinace
law
ratify
to approve
16 terms
US History - Post-American Revolution Early Government
Federal Government
Articles of Confederation
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confeder…
Northwest Ordinance
The government that rules all the states together.... The Centr…
First form of government used by the U.S.A. after Independenc…
Gave states all the power to collect taxes and control trade.…
Part of the Article of Confederation that established the pro…
Federal Government
The government that rules all the states together.... The Centr…
Articles of Confederation
First form of government used by the U.S.A. after Independenc…
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US History-the early years
Ferdinand Magellen
Spanish Armada
John Cabot
Amerigo Vespucci
Portuguese explorer who led the first expedition to circumnav…
I(1588) In this battle Phillip II tried to attack England but…
An Italian navigator who sailed for England in 1497 and heade…
A mapmaker and explorer who said that America was a new conti…
Ferdinand Magellen
Portuguese explorer who led the first expedition to circumnav…
Spanish Armada
I(1588) In this battle Phillip II tried to attack England but…
Early Government US History
Declaration of Independence
The Constitution
Federalism
1st Amendment
Formal statement written by Tomas Jefferson , declaring the f…
Embodies the fundamental laws and principles by which the US…
A system of government in which entities such as states or pr…
Freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly and to petition…
Declaration of Independence
Formal statement written by Tomas Jefferson , declaring the f…
The Constitution
Embodies the fundamental laws and principles by which the US…
us early history 2
According to the theory of mercantilis…
The purpose of the Nabigation Acts was…
As a result of England's policy of "sa…
Under the policy of mercantilism Engla…
The value of exports is greater than the value of imports
Restrict colonial trade
A desire for self government
False
According to the theory of mercantilis…
The value of exports is greater than the value of imports
The purpose of the Nabigation Acts was…
Restrict colonial trade
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