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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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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…
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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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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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History Chapter 15
minecraft
snake
mouse
frog
minecraft
snake
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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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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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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…
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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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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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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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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…
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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
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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…
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American History - Chapter 15
Border States
Resources of the South
War Strategy of North
Camp Life of Soldiers
States that are bordering the North and were critical because…
Military tradition in families, Tredegar Iron Works
Naval blockade and control the Mississippi River
Faced bad weather, boredom, disease and unsafe food
Border States
States that are bordering the North and were critical because…
Resources of the South
Military tradition in families, Tredegar Iron Works
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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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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…
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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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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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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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US History - Chapter 15 & 16 - Lighthouse
Consensus
Entitlements
Analogy
VISTA
General Agreement
Qualifies certain categories of Americans to benefits
A comparison based on similarities between two or more things
Put young people with high ideals to work in poor school dist…
Consensus
General Agreement
Entitlements
Qualifies certain categories of Americans to benefits
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History Chapter 15 Study Guide
Fiord
Manor
Feudalism
Knight
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
lands of the fiefs
a new social order based on land owning, loyalty, and the pow…
warriors who fought on horse back
Fiord
steep-sided valleys that are inlets of the sea
Manor
lands of the fiefs
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TX History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
manifest destiny
joint resolution
ratify
nativism
the belief popular in the U.S. in the 1800s that the country…
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 U.S. in the 1800s that the country…
joint resolution
a statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
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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…
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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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US History Chapter 15
Missile Gap
The Kennedy Mystique
The New Frontier
Earl Warren
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
critics argued that kennedy's presidency lacked substance, ho…
Made by JFK with hopes to increase aid to education, provide…
A supreme court justice. He was in charge of the Warren Commi…
Missile Gap
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
The Kennedy Mystique
critics argued that kennedy's presidency lacked substance, ho…
World History- Chapter 15, Renaissance and Reformation
Renaissance
secular
humanism
Castiglione
an era of renewed interest and remarkable progress in art, li…
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
an era of renewed interest and remarkable progress in art, li…
secular
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
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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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U.S. History Chapter 15 Vocab
Satellite Nations
Iron Curtian
Liberate
Equipment
Communist nations in Eastern Europe under USSR control.
Term coined by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill to de…
To set free
Tools needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
Satellite Nations
Communist nations in Eastern Europe under USSR control.
Iron Curtian
Term coined by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill to de…
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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…
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Bill of Rights History Alive Chapter 15
Amendments
Liberties
Bill of Rights
Rights of the Accused
Official changes, corrections, or additions to the Constitution
freedoms
1st 10 Amendments
Legal rights of those charged with crimes - these come from m…
Amendments
Official changes, corrections, or additions to the Constitution
Liberties
freedoms
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AL History Visual Vocab Chapter 15
bill
veto
criminal court
trial
a suggested law
to say no to something, such as the governor or president can…
the court that handles cases when a person is charged with a…
a legal process where the facts are studied by a court
bill
a suggested law
veto
to say no to something, such as the governor or president can…
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World History Chapter 15
Mary Tudor
William the Silent
Miguel de Cervantes
Catherine de Medicis
Bloody Mary-prosecuted Protestants
Father of Dutch Liberties
wrote Don Quixote
mother of Francis II, Charles IX, and Henry III who tried to…
Mary Tudor
Bloody Mary-prosecuted Protestants
William the Silent
Father of Dutch Liberties
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US History Chapter 15
America letters
Americanization
Angel Island Immigration Station
arable
letters from immigrants in the United States to friends and r…
the assimilation of immigrants into American society, a goal…
the port of entry for most Asian immigrants arriving in San F…
suitable for growing crops
America letters
letters from immigrants in the United States to friends and r…
Americanization
the assimilation of immigrants into American society, a goal…
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World History Chapter 15
conquistador
immunity
Hernan Cortes
Tenochtitlan
Spanish conquerors like Columbus who arrived in theAmericas a…
No resistance to diseases like small pox, mealses, and flu br…
Cuba landowner who invaded Mexico with 600 men and 16 horsed…
Inland capital of the Aztec empire
conquistador
Spanish conquerors like Columbus who arrived in theAmericas a…
immunity
No resistance to diseases like small pox, mealses, and flu br…
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European History Chapter 15
Conquistador
Caravel
Ptolemy's Geography
Treaty of Tordesillas
Spanish for conqueror; Spanish soldier-explorers, such as Her…
A small, maneuverable, three-mast sailing ship developed by t…
a second century work that synthesized the classical knowledg…
The 1494 agreement giving Spain everything to the west of an…
Conquistador
Spanish for conqueror; Spanish soldier-explorers, such as Her…
Caravel
A small, maneuverable, three-mast sailing ship developed by t…
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American History- Chapter 15
Roosevelts Presidentcy
Frances Perkins
New Deal
Works Progress Administration- WPA
First he closed all of the nation's banks and ordered inspect…
First women to serve in the cabinet
Goal= regulating the stock market... Decreasing farm surpluses…
Directly responsible for creating new jobs and putting people…
Roosevelts Presidentcy
First he closed all of the nation's banks and ordered inspect…
Frances Perkins
First women to serve in the cabinet
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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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World History- Chapter 15, Renaissance and Reformation
Renaissance
secular
humanism
Baldassare Castiglione
an era of renewed interest and remarkable progress in art, li…
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
an era of renewed interest and remarkable progress in art, li…
secular
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
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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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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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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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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Urbanization
Melting Pot
The immigration station in New York harbor that most European…
The immigration station in the San Francisco Bay that most As…
The rapid growth of cities.
a mixture of people of different cultures and races who blend…
Ellis Island
The immigration station in New York harbor that most European…
Angel Island
The immigration station in the San Francisco Bay that most As…
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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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Abeka American History Chapter 15
John Brown
Dred Scott
John C. Fremont
James Buchanan
Deranged Free-Soiler who attacked the proslavery settlement i…
Slave who sued for his freedom after his owner died, resultin…
Republican Presidential candidate in 1856
President 1857 - 1861
John Brown
Deranged Free-Soiler who attacked the proslavery settlement i…
Dred Scott
Slave who sued for his freedom after his owner died, resultin…
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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
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US History Chapter 15 - Great Depression
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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Glencoe World History Chapter 15
janissary
pasha
gunpowder empire
sultan
a soldier in the Ottoman sultans' elite guard
a local official in the Ottoman empire, who collected taxes,…
an empire whose success was based largely on its mastery of t…
the head of the Ottoman empire
janissary
a soldier in the Ottoman sultans' elite guard
pasha
a local official in the Ottoman empire, who collected taxes,…
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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…
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