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Early History Test Terms
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
hierarchy
polis
region of Middle East where civilization first arose
region in Fertile Crescent between Tigris and Euphrates rivers
system of ranking groups
city-state in Ancient Greece
Fertile Crescent
region of Middle East where civilization first arose
Mesopotamia
region in Fertile Crescent between Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Early Earth History Terms
Pre - Cambrian Time
Cyanobacteria
Invertebrates
Paleozoic Era
The longest time in Earth's history that began when the earth…
Blue-green algae thought to be one of the earliest forms of l…
Animals with no backbone
Came after the Pre-Cambrian era. Life forms were primarily ma…
Pre - Cambrian Time
The longest time in Earth's history that began when the earth…
Cyanobacteria
Blue-green algae thought to be one of the earliest forms of l…
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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Early United States history terms
Manifest Destiny
Popular Sovereignty
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
The American Revolution, a struggle against encroaching Briti…
The anti-Federalists voiced objections to the proposed Consti…
Manifest Destiny
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
Popular Sovereignty
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
Early medieval history terms
Franks
Clovis
Clovis
Clovis
most powerful of the Germanic peoples... They established many i…
481 he became the head of a Frankish tribe in northern Gaul.
known as "King of the Franks."
Through treachery and exceptional military ability, he conque…
Franks
most powerful of the Germanic peoples... They established many i…
Clovis
481 he became the head of a Frankish tribe in northern Gaul.
Vocabulary terms - Early American History
36/30'
54th Massachusetts Regiment
Abigail Adams
Abolition
According to the Missouri Compromise, any part of the Louisia…
After Pres. Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, the Union ar…
Wife of President John Adams. Their many correspondences has…
The act to end slavery.
36/30'
According to the Missouri Compromise, any part of the Louisia…
54th Massachusetts Regiment
After Pres. Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, the Union ar…
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History of the Early Church terms
Apostasy
Diakonia
Ecumenism
Heresy
abandonment of faith
serving others in imitation of Jesus; acts of service to all…
the movement to restore the unity of Christ's Church.
denial of essential truths
Apostasy
abandonment of faith
Diakonia
serving others in imitation of Jesus; acts of service to all…
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Early Earth History Terms
Pre-Cambrian Time
Cyanobacteria
Invertebrates
Paleozoic Era
The longest time in Earth's history that began when the Earth…
Blue green algae thought to be one of the earliest forms of l…
Animals with no backbones
Came after the Pre-Cambrian life forms were primarily marine…
Pre-Cambrian Time
The longest time in Earth's history that began when the Earth…
Cyanobacteria
Blue green algae thought to be one of the earliest forms of l…
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History terms-Early Republic
Domestic policy
Tarriff
Foreign policy
Cabinet
policies dealing with the nation
Tax
Relations with other countries
Group of men advise the president
Domestic policy
policies dealing with the nation
Tarriff
Tax
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UCHS US History Early Terms EL
Monroe Doctrine
Steamboat
Canals
Robert Fulton
American foreign policy against interference in the Western h…
a steam powered ship developed by Robert Fulton
man made waterway for shipping and transportation
American inventor of first commercially successful steamboat…
Monroe Doctrine
American foreign policy against interference in the Western h…
Steamboat
a steam powered ship developed by Robert Fulton
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Early world history terms
Culture
Fertile Crescent
City-state
Monotheism
People unique ways of life. Each country has its own.
The regions curved shape and richness of land. It made rich s…
City with its surrounding territory that is functioned as a i…
A belief in a single God. There will never be a fight about w…
Culture
People unique ways of life. Each country has its own.
Fertile Crescent
The regions curved shape and richness of land. It made rich s…
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History early medieval terms
Franks
Clovis
Merovingian house
"Do nothing kings"
Became most powerful of the Germanic people.... Established many…
Became the head of Frankish tribes in northern Gaul. ... He conq…
The royal family line of Clovis is known as
7th century Merovingian kings/Frankish Rulers... - lost effectiv…
Franks
Became most powerful of the Germanic people.... Established many…
Clovis
Became the head of Frankish tribes in northern Gaul. ... He conq…
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History early medieval terms
Franks
Clovis
Merovingian house
"Do nouthing kings"
Became most powerful of the Germanic people ... Establish: many…
Became the head of Frankish tribes in northern Gaul. ... He conq…
The royal family line was known as this
Frankish ruler- 7 century Merovingian kings ... - lost effectedn…
Franks
Became most powerful of the Germanic people ... Establish: many…
Clovis
Became the head of Frankish tribes in northern Gaul. ... He conq…
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Early History ID terms
french revolution
Citizen genet Affair
Navy Act
Constitutional Convention
1789-1799... The second great democratic revolution, after the A…
1793... What: Captured British ships transferred to American por…
1794... what- Bill that provided construction of 6 ships w/ many…
1787... What: States came together to start framing the Constitu…
french revolution
1789-1799... The second great democratic revolution, after the A…
Citizen genet Affair
1793... What: Captured British ships transferred to American por…
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Early medieval history terms
Franks
Clovis
Merovingian house
Do-nothing Kings
the most powerful Germanic people in the early Middle Ages
head of a Frankish tribe in northern Gaul
first royal line of the Franks
seventh-century Merovingian kings... who reigned but did not rul…
Franks
the most powerful Germanic people in the early Middle Ages
Clovis
head of a Frankish tribe in northern Gaul
Early American History terms
Vicksburg
Gettysburg
First Battle of Bull Run
Wilmot Proviso
Union tried to capture city of Vicksburg, Mississippi; Union…
place of a battle; Lincoln delivered speech honoring Union so…
General Irvin McDowell marched his poorly prepared army into…
amendment that would have closed California and New Mexico to…
Vicksburg
Union tried to capture city of Vicksburg, Mississippi; Union…
Gettysburg
place of a battle; Lincoln delivered speech honoring Union so…
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Early Renaissance art history terms
Republic of Florence
Enrico Scrovegni
Giotto
Usury
there was a lot of really rich merchants in Florence due to t…
commissioned the chapel in order to hope for forgivingness of…
very famous for decorating the Scrovegni Chapel (painted in t…
the illegal action or practice o lending money at unreasonabl…
Republic of Florence
there was a lot of really rich merchants in Florence due to t…
Enrico Scrovegni
commissioned the chapel in order to hope for forgivingness of…
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Early United States history terms
Manifest Destiny
Popular Sovereignty
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
The American Revolution, a struggle against encroaching Briti…
The anti-Federalists voiced objections to the proposed Consti…
Manifest Destiny
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
Popular Sovereignty
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
Early United States history terms
Manifest Destiny
Popular Sovereignty
Federalists
Anti-Federalists
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
The American Revolution, a struggle against encroaching Briti…
The anti-Federalists voiced objections to the proposed Consti…
Manifest Destiny
Today it is taken for granted that the United States spans fr…
Popular Sovereignty
1. Popular Sovereignty in the New Nation... Few Revolutionary…
24 terms
History Early WWI Terms
Frontera
First Battle of the Marne
The Allies
The Central Powers
Civilian Snipers.
Fought in September 1914. Resulted in a French victory agains…
Russia, France, Britain, Serbia.
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Italy.
Frontera
Civilian Snipers.
First Battle of the Marne
Fought in September 1914. Resulted in a French victory agains…
49 terms
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…
15 terms
Early Canadian history - key terms
imperialism
Colonization
Monopoly
Scurvy
expanding your territory by one or more nation to create an e…
system of settling new lands that remain under the government…
Exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular m…
a disease caused by lack of vitamin C, resulting in rotting t…
imperialism
expanding your territory by one or more nation to create an e…
Colonization
system of settling new lands that remain under the government…
16 terms
History terms pilgrims and early documamets
Puritains
Quakers
Roger Williams
Anne
Protestants
All people should live in peace and harmony
English Protestant and a proponents of religious freedom
A Puritains woman
Puritains
Protestants
Quakers
All people should live in peace and harmony
72 terms
Early American History Mid-Term
"Pristine Myth"
Cahokia
Columbian Exchange
"Three Sisters"
The belief that the New World pre-European arrival was new: v…
The center of Native American Mississippian culture until the…
The description of the exchange between people from the Old W…
A term that refers to a trio of individual vegetables, corn,…
"Pristine Myth"
The belief that the New World pre-European arrival was new: v…
Cahokia
The center of Native American Mississippian culture until the…
22 terms
Political Terms and Early European History
republic
monarchy
constitutional monarchy
divine right
form of government where the people elect the representatives…
government headed by a king or queen; power is inherited; may…
when a single ruler's power is limited by a set of laws
when a leader claims they have right given to them by god; mo…
republic
form of government where the people elect the representatives…
monarchy
government headed by a king or queen; power is inherited; may…
11 terms
Junior Cert History - Early Christian Monastery Terms
Oratory
Refectory
Beehive huts
Round tower
Small rectangular church in early Christian Ireland
Where meals were taken in an early Christian monastery
Small stone cells with a corbelled roof where the monks slept…
Used to store valuables and as a place of refuge in time of a…
Oratory
Small rectangular church in early Christian Ireland
Refectory
Where meals were taken in an early Christian monastery
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US History Unit 1 Topic 1 - Independence & Early Government - Terms
House of Burgesses
Mayflower Compact
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
First elected legislative assembly in the New World establish…
1620 contract written by the Pilgrims that established the fi…
1215 document (aka "The Great Charter) that listed the rights…
King William and Queen Mary accepted this document in 1689. I…
House of Burgesses
First elected legislative assembly in the New World establish…
Mayflower Compact
1620 contract written by the Pilgrims that established the fi…
History Early Modern terms 1
Royal prerogative
Puritan
Absolute Kingship
Divine Right Kingship/Divine Right of…
Rights which only the monarch had eg. making war/peace, elect…
Extreme Protestant who hates Catholics. Made up approx. 50% o…
When the authority of the King is unrestrained by the law or…
Belief that God has chosen the King, therefore anyone who que…
Royal prerogative
Rights which only the monarch had eg. making war/peace, elect…
Puritan
Extreme Protestant who hates Catholics. Made up approx. 50% o…
21 terms
Early American History 21 terms
Bill of Rights
Constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
the 10 laws that give us our freedom
The laws that goveren our feedom of chosie...
congress/proposed laws...
presidency and vice enforce laws...
Bill of Rights
the 10 laws that give us our freedom
Constitution
The laws that goveren our feedom of chosie...
16 terms
Pre History and Early Civilizations
Prehistory
Archaeology
Anthropology
Fossils
Period in history before the development of written communica…
the academic study of past civilizations and smaller units ba…
"The study of human life and culture."
Remnants of human remains.
Prehistory
Period in history before the development of written communica…
Archaeology
the academic study of past civilizations and smaller units ba…
16 terms
World History Terms: Early Man
Lucy
East Asia
Carbon Dating
Potassium argon dating
Australopithecus, that could walk upright, one of the oldest…
Where did early humans first appear?
counting carbon 14 atoms to determine age
using potassium levels in dirt to determine the age of the fo…
Lucy
Australopithecus, that could walk upright, one of the oldest…
East Asia
Where did early humans first appear?
Early U.S. History terms
Joint-Stock Company
Virginia Company of London
John Smith
General Assembly
a business entity where different stocks can be bought and ow…
an English joint stock company established in 1606 by royal c…
a British soldier who was a founder of the American colony of…
the world's forum for discussing matters affecting world peac…
Joint-Stock Company
a business entity where different stocks can be bought and ow…
Virginia Company of London
an English joint stock company established in 1606 by royal c…
25 terms
US History Early March Terms
Progressivism
Muckraking
How the other half lives
The jungle
using the government to make peoples lives better, response t…
journalists who are trying to bring attention to the problems…
pictures of poverty, was a muckraker
the conditions in the meat factories, very disgusting
Progressivism
using the government to make peoples lives better, response t…
Muckraking
journalists who are trying to bring attention to the problems…
31 terms
Early History
Atrisan
Surplus
Nomad
Domesticate
workers skilled in making items such as baskets, leather, goo…
more than they needed
no settled home
tame or adapt for personal use
Atrisan
workers skilled in making items such as baskets, leather, goo…
Surplus
more than they needed
March/Early April History Terms
Embargo Act of 1807
Non-Importation Act - 1806
Non-Intercourse Act - 1809 - Madison
Warhawks
No ships in or out of America declared by Jefferson, repealed…
No British or French imports to US
US trades with anyone but France and England
Western members of the Republican Congress that want to expan…
Embargo Act of 1807
No ships in or out of America declared by Jefferson, repealed…
Non-Importation Act - 1806
No British or French imports to US
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World History Paleolithic and Early Neolithic Terms
archaeology
anthropology
hominid
homo sapiens sapiens
the study of the past societies through analysis of what peop…
the study of human life and culture including what they wear,…
a human like creature that walked upright- the earliest ones…
means "wise, wise human"-modern human- probably spread from A…
archaeology
the study of the past societies through analysis of what peop…
anthropology
the study of human life and culture including what they wear,…
Early American History Vocabulary
civilization
culture
matrilineal
artifact
a form of culture characterized by city trade centers, specia…
a way of life shared by people with similar arts, beliefs, an…
a society in which ancestry is traced through the mother
a tool or other object made by humans
civilization
a form of culture characterized by city trade centers, specia…
culture
a way of life shared by people with similar arts, beliefs, an…
11 terms
History Terms Early Colonies IDs
History Terms Early Colonies IDs
Middle Passage
The French and Indian war
Iroquois Confederacy
What I'm learning
In 1750 the Middle Passage was the route that the slave ships…
The French and Indian war was a battle between the French and…
In 1754 the Iroquois Confederacy was a very big and powerful…
History Terms Early Colonies IDs
What I'm learning
Middle Passage
In 1750 the Middle Passage was the route that the slave ships…
12 terms
Early US History Terms 1
Christopher Columbus
Oliver Cromwell
Conquistadors
Protestant Reformation
From Italy, but hired by Spain, he set voyage across the Atla…
English general who led the Parliamentary army in the English…
A conqueror, especially one of the 16th-century Spanish soldi…
A religious movement in the 16th century as an effort to refo…
Christopher Columbus
From Italy, but hired by Spain, he set voyage across the Atla…
Oliver Cromwell
English general who led the Parliamentary army in the English…
29 terms
Early American History-American Revolution
Triangular Trade/Colombian Exchange
Mercantilism
Proclamation of 1763
French and Indian War (1754-1763)
widespread exchange of animals, plants, culture, people (slav…
economic policy based on the idea that the American colonies…
British announced that the land won during the French & India…
Began over competing interest in the Ohio Valley; conflict be…
Triangular Trade/Colombian Exchange
widespread exchange of animals, plants, culture, people (slav…
Mercantilism
economic policy based on the idea that the American colonies…
History terms on early settlements
Domesticate
Cultivate
Irrigate
Metallurgy
To tame and breed and wild animals
To prepare soil for growing crops
To artificially supply water to fields
The science of making metals to Create objects
Domesticate
To tame and breed and wild animals
Cultivate
To prepare soil for growing crops
Early Terms AP Euro history
Great famine
Black Death (Bubonic Plague)
Flagellants
Agincourt
1315-1322; terrible famine that hit much if Europe after a pe…
Plague that first struck Europe in 1347 and killed approx. 1/…
People who believed that the plague was Gods punishment for s…
The location near Areas in Flanders where an English victory…
Great famine
1315-1322; terrible famine that hit much if Europe after a pe…
Black Death (Bubonic Plague)
Plague that first struck Europe in 1347 and killed approx. 1/…
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Early april US History terms
Flappers
Roaring Twenties
Modernism
Harlem Renaissance
carefree young women with short, "bobbed" hair, heavy makeup,…
Nickname for the 1920's becasue of the booming economy and fa…
A forward-looking view of the world that emphasizes reason, s…
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
Flappers
carefree young women with short, "bobbed" hair, heavy makeup,…
Roaring Twenties
Nickname for the 1920's becasue of the booming economy and fa…
54 terms
Early Modern American History Terms
Tainos
Joseph de Acosta
Beringia
Cahokia
The Native People of the Caribbean that first greeted Columbu…
Proposed in 1590 the theory of people coming to North America…
The are exposed when sea levels dropped during the Ice Age. W…
Great agricultural society north of Mexico near St. Louis and…
Tainos
The Native People of the Caribbean that first greeted Columbu…
Joseph de Acosta
Proposed in 1590 the theory of people coming to North America…
21 terms
history: early governments-key terms
constitution
bicameral
republic
ordinance
a plan of government
a two-house legislature
a government in which citizens rule through elective represen…
a law
constitution
a plan of government
bicameral
a two-house legislature
8 terms
history early modern america terms
triple alliance
triple entente
militarism
nationalism
Italy, Austria-Hungary. This controlled most of southeast Eur…
Britain, France, Russia. Britain refused to sign a formal all…
a policy of aggressive military preparedness
loyalty and devotion to a nation
triple alliance
Italy, Austria-Hungary. This controlled most of southeast Eur…
triple entente
Britain, France, Russia. Britain refused to sign a formal all…
Early Renaissance Terms (Art History)
early renaissance
quattrocento
classicism
all'antica
period of 1400-1500
the 15th (1400-1500) century as a period of Italian art or ar…
the following of ancient Greek or Roman principles and style…
in spirit of antique (classical antiquity)
early renaissance
period of 1400-1500
quattrocento
the 15th (1400-1500) century as a period of Italian art or ar…
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History Revolution and Early America Terms
Samuel Adams
John Adams
John Jay
Suffolk resolves
An antifederalist who was suspicious of the government and wa…
President of the United States who faced foreign troubles and…
Secretary for foreign affairs who wanted to frame a new gover…
Joint colony resistance to the Intolerable Acts using militar…
Samuel Adams
An antifederalist who was suspicious of the government and wa…
John Adams
President of the United States who faced foreign troubles and…
12 terms
Early American History
1492
1607
1620
1700s
Christopher Columbus opened the way to American colinization
Jamestown, Virginia became the first English settlement in Am…
The Puritan Pilgrims came to American from England on the May…
Benjamin Franklin became famous in American as a Philadelphia…
1492
Christopher Columbus opened the way to American colinization
1607
Jamestown, Virginia became the first English settlement in Am…
45 terms
History: Revolution and Early America Terms
First Continental Congress (1774)
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
John Adams
a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies t…
an American attorney, planter and politician (became known as…
an American statesman, political philosopher, and one of the…
an American lawyer, author, statesman, and diplomat who serve…
First Continental Congress (1774)
a meeting of delegates from twelve of the thirteen colonies t…
Patrick Henry
an American attorney, planter and politician (became known as…
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