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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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History Chapter 15 & 16
Middle America
Latin America
Anglo-America
Castilian Spanish
Mexico, Central America, West Indies
countries of North and South America that speak a Romance lan…
Canada and the United States
standard form of Spanish
Middle America
Mexico, Central America, West Indies
Latin America
countries of North and South America that speak a Romance lan…
Minnesota History Chapter 15 Terms
Great Depression
Prohibition
Bootlegger
Foreclosure
the economic crisis of the 1930's that was triggered by the s…
the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale and manufacture of…
someone who makes or sells illegal liquor
the sale of house or farm to cover unpaid debts
Great Depression
the economic crisis of the 1930's that was triggered by the s…
Prohibition
the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale and manufacture of…
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Chapter 15 U.S. History
Unconditional Surrender
Saturation Bombing
Strategic Bombing
Tuskegee Airmen
giving up to an enemy without any demands or requests
intensive bombing designed to destroy everything in the targe…
Tactic of dropping bombs on key political and industrial targ…
332 Fighter Group famous for shooting down over 200 enemy pla…
Unconditional Surrender
giving up to an enemy without any demands or requests
Saturation Bombing
intensive bombing designed to destroy everything in the targe…
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Chapter 15 World History
Albert Einstein
theory of relativity
Sigmund Freud
unconscious
German physicist who had ideas of space, time, energy, and ma…
ideas about the interrelationships between time/space and ene…
Austrian physician who treated patients with psychological pr…
irrational part of the human mind
Albert Einstein
German physicist who had ideas of space, time, energy, and ma…
theory of relativity
ideas about the interrelationships between time/space and ene…
World History - Chapter 15
Renaissance
Why Renaissance Started in Italy
The Prince
Rafael
Means rebirth; Artistic and philosophical advances took place…
Ruins of Roman Empire inspired them; Crusades and trade; Trad…
Essay By Nicolo Machiavelli; about the government and how it…
Known for Madonna's or also called Virgin Mary's
Renaissance
Means rebirth; Artistic and philosophical advances took place…
Why Renaissance Started in Italy
Ruins of Roman Empire inspired them; Crusades and trade; Trad…
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World History Chapter 15
apartheid
Pan-Africanism
Pan--Arabism
OPEC
"apartness," the system of racial segregation in South Africa…
the unity of all black Africans, regardless of national bound…
Arab unity, regardless of national boundaries (p. 679)
the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Counties formed in 19…
apartheid
"apartness," the system of racial segregation in South Africa…
Pan-Africanism
the unity of all black Africans, regardless of national bound…
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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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History chapter 15
Christopher Columbus
Queen Isabella
King Ferdinand
Eratosthenes
A explorer that grew up in a island off of the Medertertelnia…
Queen of Castile but when she married King Ferdinand they rul…
King of Aragon but when he married Queen Isabella they made a…
A greek mathematician that lived 17 centuries before Cristoph…
Christopher Columbus
A explorer that grew up in a island off of the Medertertelnia…
Queen Isabella
Queen of Castile but when she married King Ferdinand they rul…
History: Chapter 15 TERMS
Divine
Justifiable
Mexican - American War
Texan War for Independance
Heavenly or God-like
Done for a good reason
War with Mexico from 1846-1847.
1836 rebellion of Texans against Mexican rule.
Divine
Heavenly or God-like
Justifiable
Done for a good reason
Oklahoma history chapter 15
unassigned land
creeks and seminoles
the Homestead Act
quarter section
Land that was originally taken from the Creeks and Seminoles…
Who did the unassigned land originally belong to?
Anxious Americans wanting to take up new farms tried to make…
Passed by the U.S. Congress during the Civil War, the Homeste…
unassigned land
Land that was originally taken from the Creeks and Seminoles…
creeks and seminoles
Who did the unassigned land originally belong to?
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history chapter 15
clergy
coronation
secular
William
a group of people who serve the Church as priests, monks, and…
crowning ceremony
nonchurch
invaded southern England
clergy
a group of people who serve the Church as priests, monks, and…
coronation
crowning ceremony
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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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N.W. History Chapter 15
Middle America
Canada & US
Roman Catholicism
Aztecs
the region formed by Mexico, Central America and the West Ind…
the 2 large countries that form Anglo-America
the main religion in Latin America
the Indian tribe that built a powerful empire in Mexico
Middle America
the region formed by Mexico, Central America and the West Ind…
Canada & US
the 2 large countries that form Anglo-America
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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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Chapter 15 People U.S. History
Dwight Eisenhower
George S. Patton
A. Phillip Randolph
Erwin Rommel
U. S. general who was the master organizer of Operation Overl…
Allied Commander of the Third Army. Was instrumental in winni…
African American leader fighting for equal rights. He demande…
Known as the "Desert Fox" as leader of Hitler's German Afrika…
Dwight Eisenhower
U. S. general who was the master organizer of Operation Overl…
George S. Patton
Allied Commander of the Third Army. Was instrumental in winni…
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
melting pot
nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
Crossroads US History Chapter 15
border state
emancipation
income tax
martial law
Slave states that did not secede
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
Tax on money people receive
Rule in which the military is in charge and citizens' rights…
border state
Slave states that did not secede
emancipation
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
Nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
26 terms
History Chapter 15
Cold War
Satellite states
Containment
Truman Doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Eastern European states under the control of the Soviet Union…
Coined by George Kennan; urged the US to keep communism from…
1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic and mil…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Satellite states
Eastern European states under the control of the Soviet Union…
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
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 Tate History
Wilmot Proviso
Stephen Douglas
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive
an 1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory
A moderate, who introduced the Kansas-Nebraska Act in 1854 an…
a government in which the people rule
Runaway
Wilmot Proviso
an 1846 proposal that outlawed slavery in any territory
Stephen Douglas
A moderate, who introduced the Kansas-Nebraska Act in 1854 an…
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History - chapter 15 Immigration
Chinese
West Indies
Japanese
Irish
-sought gold (ca gold rush)... -helped build the first transcont…
Cuba, Puerto Rico, Jamaica... came for jobs bc industrial boom
-smallest percentage of immigrants... -were recruited as pineapp…
potato famine
Chinese
-sought gold (ca gold rush)... -helped build the first transcont…
West Indies
Cuba, Puerto Rico, Jamaica... came for jobs bc industrial boom
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US History - Chapter 15
Steerage
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Culture Shock
The cheapest accommodations in a ship's cargo holds; People t…
Inspection station on the East Coast through which immigrants…
Inspections station on the West Coast through which immigrant…
A feeling of confusion, doubt, or nervousness caused by being…
Steerage
The cheapest accommodations in a ship's cargo holds; People t…
Ellis Island
Inspection station on the East Coast through which immigrants…
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World History- Chapter 15, Renaissance and Reformation
Renaissance
secular
humanism
Baldassare Castiglione
It means "re-birth". An era of renewed interest and remarkabl…
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
a movement that emphasized the possibilities of individual ac…
Italian aristocrat who wrote "The Courtier", which became a h…
Renaissance
It means "re-birth". An era of renewed interest and remarkabl…
secular
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
History chapter 15
The _____Navy helped end the African s…
_______ developed a modern army to def…
Warfare among African tribes generally…
Robert Moffat's daughter married _____…
British
Ethiopia
decreased
David Livingstone
The _____Navy helped end the African s…
British
_______ developed a modern army to def…
Ethiopia
History Chapter 15
What is a Burgher?
What are Mercenaries?
What is a Secular?
What is Vernacular?
a citizen of a town or a city, typically a member of the weal…
professional soldiers hired to serve in a foreign army
denoting attitudes, activities, or other things that have no…
the language of everyday speech in a particular region
What is a Burgher?
a citizen of a town or a city, typically a member of the weal…
What are Mercenaries?
professional soldiers hired to serve in a foreign army
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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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World History Chapter 15
Anatolian Peninsula
Bosporus and Dardanelles and the Sea o…
Janissaries
Sultan
Asia Minor, Turkey, the starting place of the Ottoman Empire.
The two straits and sea that connect the Black Sea and the Ae…
The elite guard of the Ottoman Empire. Christians that conver…
Supreme ruler of the Ottoman empire politics, military, and r…
Anatolian Peninsula
Asia Minor, Turkey, the starting place of the Ottoman Empire.
Bosporus and Dardanelles and the Sea o…
The two straits and sea that connect the Black Sea and the Ae…
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History Chapter 15
Ulysses S Grant
Reconstruction
Tammany Hall
carpetbagger
one of the most scandal ridden administrations in American hi…
the National governments attempt to rebuild the South followi…
allowed to continue corruption because the democratic leaders…
Northern Radical who moved South
Ulysses S Grant
one of the most scandal ridden administrations in American hi…
Reconstruction
the National governments attempt to rebuild the South followi…
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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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TCI: History Alive: The Ancient World - Chapter 15
Hinduism
Dharma
Ramayana
Aryans
What was India's first major religion?
What is known as someones law, obligation, and duty?
What is one of the most famous Hindu stories?
In the second millenium BCE, which people migrated into India?
Hinduism
What was India's first major religion?
Dharma
What is known as someones law, obligation, and duty?
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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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US History Chapter 15
Freedman's Bureau
Conservative Republicans
Radical Republicans
Wayne-Davis Bill
Created in March 1865... Assisted former slaves
Humane peace... Swift restoration to the Union of the former Con…
Punish South severely... Leaders of the Confederacy should be tr…
Put entire south under authority of Congress
Freedman's Bureau
Created in March 1865... Assisted former slaves
Conservative Republicans
Humane peace... Swift restoration to the Union of the former Con…
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Chapter 15 History Review
political machines
laissez-faire
steerage
tenements
unofficial city organization designed to keep a particular pa…
government should play a very limited role in business
a large open area beneath a ship's deck
low cost apartment buildings designed to house many families
political machines
unofficial city organization designed to keep a particular pa…
laissez-faire
government should play a very limited role in business
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TX History - Chapter 15
blockade
homespun
exemption
sovereign
to block or obstruct
a coarse, loosely woven fabric made in homes rather than in f…
the act of being freed from duty
having supreme power
blockade
to block or obstruct
homespun
a coarse, loosely woven fabric made in homes rather than in f…
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A P US History Chapter 15
Ten Percent Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
Black codes
Freedmen's Bureau
Plan proposed by Lincoln that granted amnesty to most ex-Conf…
required 50 percent of the voters in a state to take a loyalt…
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly fr…
Established in 1865 by Congress to help former black slaves a…
Ten Percent Plan
Plan proposed by Lincoln that granted amnesty to most ex-Conf…
Wade-Davis Bill
required 50 percent of the voters in a state to take a loyalt…
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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History Chapter 15
amendments
liberties
Bill of Rights
rights of the accused
changes to the Constitution
the freedoms of citizens
the first amendments to the Constitution. These amendments li…
the Constitution guarantees citizens who are accused of a cri…
amendments
changes to the Constitution
liberties
the freedoms of citizens
chapter 15 Texas History
manifest destiny
joint resolution
ratify
nativism
the belief popular in the united states in the 1800`s that th…
a statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
to approve formally
biased toward or favoring the interests of native born americ…
manifest destiny
the belief popular in the united states in the 1800`s that th…
joint resolution
a statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
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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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
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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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…
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…
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 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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Chapter 15 History Terms
Savannah
Adequate
Plateau
Area
Tropical grasslands dotted with trees and grasslands. People…
Enough to satisfy a need
Area of high and mostly flat land
The land included within a set of boundaries
Savannah
Tropical grasslands dotted with trees and grasslands. People…
Adequate
Enough to satisfy a need
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History Chapter 15
Contaband
Armistice
Victory garden
Covenant
Goods or merchandise whose importation, exportation, or poses…
Temporary suspension of hostilities between opponents
Garden for raising one's own vegetables, especially during wa…
Formal and binding agreement between two or more parties
Contaband
Goods or merchandise whose importation, exportation, or poses…
Armistice
Temporary suspension of hostilities between opponents
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