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History Chapter 8
Reasons for the French and Indian War
The French and Indian War
Fort le Boeuf
George Washington
Because the French attacked the Indians they would cut down t…
the battle from 1754-1763
the fort of the French, it was the fort where George Washingt…
he led the first battle of the French and Indian War, The Fat…
Reasons for the French and Indian War
Because the French attacked the Indians they would cut down t…
The French and Indian War
the battle from 1754-1763
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History Terms Chapter 8
Pepin
Missi Dominici
Leo III
Alcuin
First Carolingian King of the Franks, Anointed by a represent…
Literally "Messengers of the king" sent out from Charlemagne'…
Pope who on Christmas Day, 800, crowned Charlemagne Emperor o…
Director of Charlemagne's palace school, he required the use…
Pepin
First Carolingian King of the Franks, Anointed by a represent…
Missi Dominici
Literally "Messengers of the king" sent out from Charlemagne'…
History chapter 8 terms
Antifederalists
Articles of Cofederation
Bill of Rights
Constitutional Convention
People who opposed the Constitution
The continental Congress eventually arrived at a final plan
The first ten amendmens in the constitution
55 delegates in Philadelphia meeting
Antifederalists
People who opposed the Constitution
Articles of Cofederation
The continental Congress eventually arrived at a final plan
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U.S. History Chapter 8
Charles Grandison Finney
Second Great Awakening
Revival
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most famous preacher of the era, inspired emotional relig…
A religious revival movement; emphasized individual responsib…
a religious gathering that relied on emotional sermons to awa…
A New England writer, led a group practicing transcendentalism.
Charles Grandison Finney
The most famous preacher of the era, inspired emotional relig…
Second Great Awakening
A religious revival movement; emphasized individual responsib…
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History Chapter 8
This American patriot said, "I only re…
The document that is the plan for gove…
In a fiery speech, this young Virginia…
This Virginian had a reputation for be…
Nathan Hale
Constitution
Patrick Henry
George Washington
This American patriot said, "I only re…
Nathan Hale
The document that is the plan for gove…
Constitution
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Chapter 8 History Terms
Wilderness Road
republic
Articles of Confederation
Land Ordinance of 1785
A road that traveled westward over the Appalachian Mountains…
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
The first government of the United States
Law that set up townships in the Western lands, which became…
Wilderness Road
A road that traveled westward over the Appalachian Mountains…
republic
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
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WORLD HISTORY- Chapter 8- The Middle Ages in Europe
Byzantine Empire
Constantinople
Eastern Orthodoxy
Code of Justinian
(330-1453) Eastern part of the Roman Empire that survived the…
A large and wealthy city that was the imperial capital of the…
Church established in the Byzantine Empire after the split fr…
A collection of Roman laws organized by the Byzantine emperor…
Byzantine Empire
(330-1453) Eastern part of the Roman Empire that survived the…
Constantinople
A large and wealthy city that was the imperial capital of the…
Chapter 8: History
dreadful
conquest
expedition
exploit
(adj) causing fear or terror.... Related words: dreaded (adj)
(n) the act of conquering or controlling a people and/or land…
(n) long voyage for the purpose of exploration or military co…
(n)make some contributions for something,then get a honor... exp…
dreadful
(adj) causing fear or terror.... Related words: dreaded (adj)
conquest
(n) the act of conquering or controlling a people and/or land…
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Chapter 8 American History Vocabulary
Great White Fleet
Roosevelt Corollary
Sphere of Influence
Imperialism
A force of United States Navy ships that undertook a world cr…
extension of the Monroe Doctrine in which the right of the Un…
Area of economic and political control exerted by one nation…
Policy by a stronger nation to create an empire by dominating…
Great White Fleet
A force of United States Navy ships that undertook a world cr…
Roosevelt Corollary
extension of the Monroe Doctrine in which the right of the Un…
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chapter 8 history
peninsulares
creoles
mestizos
mulattos
members of the highest social class in latin America- dominat…
European descended latin Americans who owned the ranches and…
people of native American and European descent
people of African and European descent
peninsulares
members of the highest social class in latin America- dominat…
creoles
European descended latin Americans who owned the ranches and…
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Chapter 8-US History/ Terms
Cabinet
Treasury
Bond
Interest
A group of advisers to the president.
A place where money is stored; the government department that…
A document that is proof of money owed.
Money paid to someone who lends money.
Cabinet
A group of advisers to the president.
Treasury
A place where money is stored; the government department that…
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History Chapter 8 Terms
republic
articles of confederation
northwest ordinance
shays's rebellion
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
a law passed in 1787 to regulate the settlement of the Northw…
an uprising led by a former militia officer, Daniel Shays, wh…
republic
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and thei…
articles of confederation
the original constitution of the US, ratified in 1781, which…
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BLMS MN History-Chapter 8
abolitionist
secede
Union
Confederacy
someone who wants to end slavery
to withdraw from an organization or a country
the Northern states during the Civil War
the 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union during the…
abolitionist
someone who wants to end slavery
secede
to withdraw from an organization or a country
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Kansas History Chapter 8
electioneering
foreclosure
inaugural address
industrialization
to work actively for a candidate or political party
the ending of the right of a debtor to personal property
a speech given by a person being formally inducted into office
to become industrial
electioneering
to work actively for a candidate or political party
foreclosure
the ending of the right of a debtor to personal property
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U.S. History Chapter 8 Vocab
Muckraker
Direct Primary
Intiative
Referendum
A group of investigative reporters who pointed out the abuses…
An election in which party members select people to run in th…
Allows citizens to propose laws to the ballot
Procedure for submitting to popular vote measures passed by t…
Muckraker
A group of investigative reporters who pointed out the abuses…
Direct Primary
An election in which party members select people to run in th…
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Chapter 8 Minnesota History Vocabulary
Slavery
Emancipation
Secession
Regiment
A system of enforced servitude in which some people are owned…
(1862) freeing the slaves in areas rebelling against the Union;
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
Unit of ground forces
Slavery
A system of enforced servitude in which some people are owned…
Emancipation
(1862) freeing the slaves in areas rebelling against the Union;
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AL History Chapter 8
boll weevil
Braxton Bragg Comer
suburb
ratify
a beetle that destroyed cotton fields
helped Alabama move ahead with important reforms in public ed…
a town just outside or near a city
approve
boll weevil
a beetle that destroyed cotton fields
Braxton Bragg Comer
helped Alabama move ahead with important reforms in public ed…
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History Chapter 8-9
Inauguration
Cabinet
Excise Tax
National Bank (Nations Issues )
A formal ceremony starting a term
Group of advisors
A tax paid for the manufacture or sale of certain goods and s…
nations financial dealings could be handled through the bank
Inauguration
A formal ceremony starting a term
Cabinet
Group of advisors
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American History Chapter 8 terms Civil War
Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis
Fort Sumter
Border States
A republic formed in February of 1861 and composed of the ele…
An American statesman and politician who served as President…
Federal fort in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina; the…
States bordering the North: Delaware, Maryland, Kentucky and…
Confederate States of America
A republic formed in February of 1861 and composed of the ele…
Jefferson Davis
An American statesman and politician who served as President…
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History Chapter 8 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Secession
Transcontinental Railroad
Referendum
the idea that people living in a territory had the right to d…
withdrawal from the Union
a railway system extending across the continent
the practice of letting voters accept or reject measures prop…
Popular Sovereignty
the idea that people living in a territory had the right to d…
Secession
withdrawal from the Union
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American history I - Chapter 8
Second Great Awakening
Charles Grandison Finney
Ralph Waldo Emerson
transcendentalism
A 19th century religious movement in which individual respons…
An evangelist who was one of the greatest preachers of all ti…
American transcendentalist who was against slavery and stress…
A philosophical and literary movement of the 1800s which emph…
Second Great Awakening
A 19th century religious movement in which individual respons…
Charles Grandison Finney
An evangelist who was one of the greatest preachers of all ti…
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History chapter 8 terms
George Washington
Thomas jefferson
Alexander Hamilton
Henry Knox
Organize three departments in the executive branch - state, t…
Headed the department of state
Secretary of the Treasury
Head of the war department
George Washington
Organize three departments in the executive branch - state, t…
Thomas jefferson
Headed the department of state
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Chapter 8 History
independence
declaration
rights
treason
freedom from being ruled by someone else
a statement that declares or announces an idea
powers or privileges granted to people either by an agreement…
the crime of fighting against one's own government
independence
freedom from being ruled by someone else
declaration
a statement that declares or announces an idea
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My World History Chapter 8
representative democracy
citizenship
phalanx
direct democracy
A democracy where citizens elect other citizens to represent…
membership in a community that gives the person rights and re…
A military formation of foot soldiers armed with spears and s…
A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not…
representative democracy
A democracy where citizens elect other citizens to represent…
citizenship
membership in a community that gives the person rights and re…
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Chapter 8 History Vocab
Parliament
Stamp Act
Townshend Acts
Tariff
Britain's law making assembly
a law passed by Parliament in 1765 that taxed printed materia…
laws passed by Parliament that taxed goods imported by the 13…
tax on imported goods
Parliament
Britain's law making assembly
Stamp Act
a law passed by Parliament in 1765 that taxed printed materia…
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History Chapter 8 terms
Justinian
Christian Administrative Centers
Dioceses
Arianism
Byzantine emperor from 527 to 565
Centers for trying to convert "barbarians"
a district under the pastoral care of a bishop in the Christi…
an influential heresy denying the divinity of Christ, origina…
Justinian
Byzantine emperor from 527 to 565
Christian Administrative Centers
Centers for trying to convert "barbarians"
History Chapter 8 Terms
Checks and Balances
Articles
House of Representatives
Senate
A principle of the United States Constitution that gives each…
The main body of the Constitution which establishes the frame…
The larger of the two bodies that make up the legislature bra…
The smaller of the two bodies that make up the legislature br…
Checks and Balances
A principle of the United States Constitution that gives each…
Articles
The main body of the Constitution which establishes the frame…
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History Chapter 8 terms
Tariff
Protective Tariff
Caucus
"Corrupt Bargain"
A tax on imported goods
A tax designed to protect manufacturing
This is a closed meeting of political party leaders
In the election of 1824, Clay convinced the House to select A…
Tariff
A tax on imported goods
Protective Tariff
A tax designed to protect manufacturing
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History Terms Chapter 8
Latin America
Line of Demarcation
Treaty of Tordesillas
creoles
Central and South America, settled by people from the Iberian…
Spain asked the Pope to defend its claims, and the Pope drew…
Spain and Portugal agreed to shift the line west and Brazil w…
Those born in the New World
Latin America
Central and South America, settled by people from the Iberian…
Line of Demarcation
Spain asked the Pope to defend its claims, and the Pope drew…
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History Terms - Chapter 8
Wilmot Proviso
popular sovereignty
Free Soil Party
Conscience Whigs
wanted to ban slavery in the Mexican Cession as war began
issue of slavery is decided by the citizens of the territory
Conscience Whigs, anti-slavery democrats united to form this
opposed slavery and its expansion
Wilmot Proviso
wanted to ban slavery in the Mexican Cession as war began
popular sovereignty
issue of slavery is decided by the citizens of the territory
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Chapter 8 US History
Second Great Awakening *
Henry David Thoreau
* revivalism
* Horace Mann
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Transcendental writer
re-birth of christian ideals through tent meetings
education reformer
Second Great Awakening *
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Henry David Thoreau
Transcendental writer
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World History - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
William the Conqueror
Common law
Jury
King John
became Duke of Normandy at age 7 and later King of England in…
a legal system based on custom and court rulings
group of men sworn to speak the truth
son of Henry II, who lost many battles
William the Conqueror
became Duke of Normandy at age 7 and later King of England in…
Common law
a legal system based on custom and court rulings
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WORLD HISTORY- BYZANTINE EMPIRE-CHAPTER 8
AQUEDUCT
CIVIL LAW
CUSTOMS DUTIES
GREAT SCHISM
A MAN MADE CANAL, USED TO CARRY WATER
A GROUP OF LAWS THAT THE EMPEROR Justinian organized
Taxes that the Byzantines put on anything that came through t…
When Christianity divided into two groups- Eastern Orthodox a…
AQUEDUCT
A MAN MADE CANAL, USED TO CARRY WATER
CIVIL LAW
A GROUP OF LAWS THAT THE EMPEROR Justinian organized
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
cultural nationalism
economic nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
pride and love of one's country and the characteristics that…
Political movement to subsidize internal improvements such as…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
Identifying more with a certain section of the country rather…
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Chapter 8 History Terms
Concatenate
Epidemic
Exploit
Fraternal
link together
A widespread occurrence of an infectious disease in a communi…
(v.) to make use of, develop; to make improper use of for per…
adj. Brotherly.
Concatenate
link together
Epidemic
A widespread occurrence of an infectious disease in a communi…
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History Chapter 8 Terms
William the Conquerer
common law
jury
King John
He was originally from Normandy, but then he beat Harold at t…
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
A group of men sworn to speak the truth
-Henry's son king John raised taxes in England and punished h…
William the Conquerer
He was originally from Normandy, but then he beat Harold at t…
common law
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 8
Era of Good Feelings
sectionalism
James Monroe
cultural nationalism
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
The fifth President of the United States (1817-1825). His adm…
A new generation was interested in expanding west, had little…
Era of Good Feelings
Term to describe James Monroe's period as president (1817-182…
sectionalism
The Era of Good Feelings was damaged by the sectional controv…
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World History Chapter 8 Vocabulary
medieval
frontier
missi dominici
tithe
Referring to the middle ages, 500-1500 AD
sparsely populated, undeveloped area on the outskirts of civi…
Royal officials under Charlemagne who traveled around the cou…
10% given to church
medieval
Referring to the middle ages, 500-1500 AD
frontier
sparsely populated, undeveloped area on the outskirts of civi…
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History Alive Chapter 8- Creating the Constitution
articles of confederation
territory
arsenal
Enlightenment
a plan of government; created a firm league of friendship. Wa…
a region designated by Congress and organized under a governo…
a place where weapons and ammunition are stored
the Age of Reason; using rational thought to discover truths…
articles of confederation
a plan of government; created a firm league of friendship. Wa…
territory
a region designated by Congress and organized under a governo…
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American History Chapter 8!!
popular sovereignty
secession
transcontinental railroad
referendum
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
A state-level method of direct legislation that gives voters…
popular sovereignty
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
secession
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
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History Alive; The Ancient World - Chapter 8
accomplished
authority
Hatshepsut
periods
To complete something successfully
the government of controlling power
the first woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt
a length of time
accomplished
To complete something successfully
authority
the government of controlling power
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US history chapter 8
Charles grandson finney
Evangelism
Second great awakening
Revival
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Religious activism
Preachers of the time rejected 18th century Calvinistic blip…
Emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through…
Charles grandson finney
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Evangelism
Religious activism
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World History - Chapter 8 Vocabulary
William the Conqueror
Common law
Jury
King John
Became Duke of Normandy at age 7 and later King of England in…
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
Group of men sworn to speak the truth
Son of Henry II, who lost many battles. Forced to sign the Ma…
William the Conqueror
Became Duke of Normandy at age 7 and later King of England in…
Common law
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
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11th US History Chapter 8 Vocabulary
Louis Sullivan
Daniel Burnham
Frederick Law Olmsted
Orville and Wilbur Wright
designer of the Wainwright building in St. Louis one of the f…
designer of the Flatiron building in New York
A landscape architect that lead the movement for planned urba…
Bicycle manufacturers from Dayton, Ohio that built and flew t…
Louis Sullivan
designer of the Wainwright building in St. Louis one of the f…
Daniel Burnham
designer of the Flatiron building in New York
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Modern World History Chapter 8
Miguel Hidalgo
Saint-Domingue
Toussaint L' Ouverture
Mulattos
He was a priest who issued the Grito de Dolores, a call for a…
(1659 - 1809) A French colony on the island of Hispaniola in…
He led a slave revolt that ended slavery on the island of His…
This term was used in Latin America to describe people of mix…
Miguel Hidalgo
He was a priest who issued the Grito de Dolores, a call for a…
Saint-Domingue
(1659 - 1809) A French colony on the island of Hispaniola in…
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America's History Chapter 8
neo-mercantilism
John Jacob Aster
Panic of 1819
Commonwealth System
system of govt.-assisted econ. development embraced by republ…
one of first millionaires; migrated from Germany to NY sellin…
1st major econ. crisis of US. Farmers and planters faced 30%…
republican system of political economy created by state govts…
neo-mercantilism
system of govt.-assisted econ. development embraced by republ…
John Jacob Aster
one of first millionaires; migrated from Germany to NY sellin…
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Holt World History - Chapter 8 Ancient Greece
the Greek word for a city-state
an age marked by great achievements
a high hill upon which a Greek fortres…
a type of government in which people r…
polis... (PAH-luhs)
classical
acropolis
democracy
the Greek word for a city-state
polis... (PAH-luhs)
an age marked by great achievements
classical
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US History: Chapter 8- The Constitution
popular sovereignty
limited government
enumerated power
reserved power
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
power specifically given Congress in the Constitution
power belonging only to the states
popular sovereignty
the belief that government is subject to the will of the people
limited government
government with limited powers strictly defined by law
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History Chapter 8 Terms
Bank of the United States
Report on Manufactures
"strict constructionists"
impressment
•part of Hamilton's 5-step program... •would serve as nation's m…
•Hamilton's plan called for imposition of a tariff... •found in…
•Southerners who supported the new Constit. were dubbed the n…
•kidnapping sailors to serve in a country or one's navy... •carr…
Bank of the United States
•part of Hamilton's 5-step program... •would serve as nation's m…
Report on Manufactures
•Hamilton's plan called for imposition of a tariff... •found in…
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Chapter 8 History Terms
scriptoria
monogamy
nuclear family
vassalage
writing rooms where monks copied works of early Christianity…
the practice of being married to only one person at a time
a husband and wife and their children
warriors swore an oath of loyalty to their leader; warrior fo…
scriptoria
writing rooms where monks copied works of early Christianity…
monogamy
the practice of being married to only one person at a time
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