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United States History: Chapter 19
Petroleum
Entrepreneur
Purify
Flexible
A liquid that can be made into fuel.
A person who starts and organizes a business
To make something pure
Able to move or twist easily
Petroleum
A liquid that can be made into fuel.
Entrepreneur
A person who starts and organizes a business
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United States History
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
Thomas Jefferson
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
The 35th president of the United States. He said, "Ask not wh…
The third president of the US. He wrote the Declaration of In…
George Washington
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
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United States History 1
How many states are there in the Unite…
What is the biggest state?
What is the smallest state
How many Great lakes are there?
50
Alaska
Rhode Island
5
How many states are there in the Unite…
50
What is the biggest state?
Alaska
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United States History Chapter 1
archeologist
Beringia
Caribou
culture
One who studies the remains of past human life.
A thousand-mile-wide land bridge that connected Siberia to Al…
large deer that lives in arctic regions
the same values, attitudes, and customs of a group
archeologist
One who studies the remains of past human life.
Beringia
A thousand-mile-wide land bridge that connected Siberia to Al…
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United States History - Chapter 3
blockhouse
General Assembly
governor
plantation
A building used for protection from attack; fort.
A group that makes laws for a larger group
A person chosen to lead a group of people within a given area…
A large farm that grows huge amounts of a certain crop
blockhouse
A building used for protection from attack; fort.
General Assembly
A group that makes laws for a larger group
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United States History Grade 8
Magna Carta
1619
1215
1607
1 : a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced…
1. The House of Burgesses began in the Virginian Colony. ... 2.S…
Magna Carta was signed limiting the power of the king.
Jamestown founded
Magna Carta
1 : a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced…
1619
1. The House of Burgesses began in the Virginian Colony. ... 2.S…
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United History
Sam Adams
Committees of Correspondence
Daughters of liberty
John Locke
Son of liberty
Attempted in bettering
Made clothes
Natural rights, Life,Liberty,property
Sam Adams
Son of liberty
Committees of Correspondence
Attempted in bettering
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United States History
Town Meeting
English Bill Of Rights
Triangular trade
Great Awakening
People talk about and decide on issues of local interest.
The act reduce the powers of the English monarch
A system in which goods and slaves were traded among the Amer…
A religious movement that swept through the colonies in the 1…
Town Meeting
People talk about and decide on issues of local interest.
English Bill Of Rights
The act reduce the powers of the English monarch
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History of the United Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain an…
Celts
Romans
Anglo-Saxons
A kingdom in western Europe consisting of England, Wales, Sco…
Tribes that settled in all parts of the British Isles hundred…
In the year 43, they invaded Britain. They set up their capit…
They were warrior-farmers and came from north-western Europe.…
The United Kingdom of Great Britain an…
A kingdom in western Europe consisting of England, Wales, Sco…
Celts
Tribes that settled in all parts of the British Isles hundred…
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United States History
George Washington
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
Thomas Jefferson
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
The 35th president of the United States. He said, "Ask not wh…
The third president of the US. He wrote the Declaration of In…
George Washington
The first president of the United States of America. He said,…
Abraham Lincoln
The 16th president of the USA. He issued the Emancipation Pro…
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United States History - Bramhall
contextualization
checks and balances
Declaration of Independence
federalism
constructing meaning within a time of study
the provisions in the U.S. Constitution that prevent any bran…
the document written by Thomas Jefferson in 1776, in which th…
a political system in which the national government and state…
contextualization
constructing meaning within a time of study
checks and balances
the provisions in the U.S. Constitution that prevent any bran…
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United States History
US Constitution
American Revolution
Confederacy
Reconstruction
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at Philadelphi…
1775- 1787. Americans were fed up that Britain had been taxin…
another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
1865-1877; the attempt to rebuild and reform the political, s…
US Constitution
"The supreme law of the land." Written in 1787 at Philadelphi…
American Revolution
1775- 1787. Americans were fed up that Britain had been taxin…
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History United States Test
Washington
Oregon
California
Idaho
Washington
Oregon
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United States History Chapter 3
Mercantilism
Balance of Trade
Parliament
Navigation Acts
An economic system in which a nations seek to increase their…
The difference in value between a country's imports and expor…
The legislative body of England.
A series of laws enacted by Parliament, beginning in 1651, to…
Mercantilism
An economic system in which a nations seek to increase their…
Balance of Trade
The difference in value between a country's imports and expor…
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United States History: Early America
Corporate (Charter) Colonies
Proprietary Colonies
Royal Colonies
New England
led by joint-stock companies; ran as businesses of wealthy in…
Owned by a single person or family; ran as a dictatorship wit…
Under direct control of the king/queen
Relied on ship building sailing, and fishing
Corporate (Charter) Colonies
led by joint-stock companies; ran as businesses of wealthy in…
Proprietary Colonies
Owned by a single person or family; ran as a dictatorship wit…
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US History: United States History
Pre-Columbian Era
Jamestown
The Pequot War
Virginia Colony
Misnomer referring to the period in North America prior to Ch…
Founded in 1607 becoming the first permanent English settleme…
Sparked by the death of John Oldham in 1636. The Massachusett…
Founded 1607
Pre-Columbian Era
Misnomer referring to the period in North America prior to Ch…
Jamestown
Founded in 1607 becoming the first permanent English settleme…
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United States History - Semester Exam
15
14
2 billion
Theodore Roosevelt
According to this Amendment it states that no citizen should…
According to this Amendment it states all persons born in the…
How much did the US spend on the Manhattan Project?
What U.S. president was associated with "big - stick" diploma…
15
According to this Amendment it states that no citizen should…
14
According to this Amendment it states all persons born in the…
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History and Culture United States
colony
New York & Boston
pioneers
plantation
A territory inhabited and controlled by people from a foreign…
Major seaports in the British colonies (1700s)
The first settlers in the west
A large farm that grows mainly one crop
colony
A territory inhabited and controlled by people from a foreign…
New York & Boston
Major seaports in the British colonies (1700s)
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Praxis (United States History)
National Standard of U.S. History
Reasons that early settlers came to th…
Three types of colonies established by…
Most settler and colonists did not rel…
*The national standard that is reflected under the history of…
1. To escape religious persecution... 2. To develop business ven…
1.) CORPORATE (charter) - led by joint-stock companies. These…
Most settlers and colonists did not rely on IMPORTS, but were…
National Standard of U.S. History
*The national standard that is reflected under the history of…
Reasons that early settlers came to th…
1. To escape religious persecution... 2. To develop business ven…
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United States History - Unit 1
The Enlightenment
The Great Awakening
Unalienable Rights
Call to Action
a revolution in ideas
a series of religious revivals that swept through the British…
Rights of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, which…
an instruction to the audience to provoke a response
The Enlightenment
a revolution in ideas
The Great Awakening
a series of religious revivals that swept through the British…
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United States History
Many educated colonists were influence…
Often thought of as the most enlighten…
Also known as the Seven Year War.
Treaty for the French and Indian War
Enlightenment also known as the Age of Reason
Benjamin Franklin
French and Indian War
Treaty of Paris 1763
Many educated colonists were influence…
Enlightenment also known as the Age of Reason
Often thought of as the most enlighten…
Benjamin Franklin
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United States History to 1865
1803
1861
Common Sense
Dred Scott Decision
This is the year that saw both the Louisiana Purchase and the…
The first shots of the American Civil War were fired in this…
Written by Thomas Paine in early 1776, it said that continued…
This was a 1857 Supreme Court decision that a slave, because…
1803
This is the year that saw both the Louisiana Purchase and the…
1861
The first shots of the American Civil War were fired in this…
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Chapter 2 United States history
Moctezuma
caravels
Columbian Exchange
Protestant Reformation
he was the leader of the Aztec empire
ship with triangular sails
the exchange of good across the Atlantic Ocean
a religious movement that began in a small German town
Moctezuma
he was the leader of the Aztec empire
caravels
ship with triangular sails
Vocabulary: The History of the United States
Native Americans
settlement
warfare
railroad
Amerikanische Ureinwohner
Siedlung
Krieg
Eisenbahn / Schienen
Native Americans
Amerikanische Ureinwohner
settlement
Siedlung
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Geography and History of the United States
John Hancock - Famous Signature - 1776
Christopher Columbus
contiguous
Continental Divide
Declaration of Independence - 1776
Santa Maria, 1492
Not including Alaska and Hawaii
Divides the flow of North America's rivers
John Hancock - Famous Signature - 1776
Declaration of Independence - 1776
Christopher Columbus
Santa Maria, 1492
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United States History - Unit 2
Shay's rebellion
Federalism
Anti-federalist
Elastic clause
In 1786, angry farmers took up arms against the government an…
the division of powers between a strong central government an…
A group who feared a powerful national government and objecte…
this clause adds the power "to make all Laws which shall be n…
Shay's rebellion
In 1786, angry farmers took up arms against the government an…
Federalism
the division of powers between a strong central government an…
38 terms
United States History #2
A government in which citizens rule th…
1st government of the United States
Congress did not have the power to reg…
1785 new law set up the process to sel…
republic
Articles of Confederation
weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation
Ordinance of 1785
A government in which citizens rule th…
republic
1st government of the United States
Articles of Confederation
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Women's History of the United States
Susan B. Anthony
Jane Addams
Ida B. Wells
Ida M. Tarbell
Key leader of woman suffrage movement, social reformer who ca…
the founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for…
African American journalist. published statistics about lynch…
Muckraker, author who wrote "The History of the Standard Oil…
Susan B. Anthony
Key leader of woman suffrage movement, social reformer who ca…
Jane Addams
the founder of Hull House, which provided English lessons for…
59 terms
United States History
What were the causes and effects of th…
How did the English Civil War influenc…
Carolingian Empire
Feudalism
The slave issue, the spread of slavery, States Rights, Sectio…
The war ends with the defeat of the monarchy and the executio…
in a series of military campaigns, the Germanic King Charlema…
A political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
What were the causes and effects of th…
The slave issue, the spread of slavery, States Rights, Sectio…
How did the English Civil War influenc…
The war ends with the defeat of the monarchy and the executio…
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United States History Unit 2
Open Door Policy
Boxer Rebellion
Jacob Riis
Referendum
A policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which ALL nations…
A 1900 Uprising in China aimed at ending foreign influence in…
A Danish immigrant, he became a reporter who pointed out the…
A legislative act is referred for final approval to a popular…
Open Door Policy
A policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which ALL nations…
Boxer Rebellion
A 1900 Uprising in China aimed at ending foreign influence in…
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United States History Unit 2
Boycott
Mercantile Theory
Treaty
Compromise
To join together against and have nothing to do with (a perso…
The economic system prevailing in Europe in the 1500s and 160…
An agreement, especially one between nations, signed and appr…
To settle (a quarrel or difference of opinion) by agreeing th…
Boycott
To join together against and have nothing to do with (a perso…
Mercantile Theory
The economic system prevailing in Europe in the 1500s and 160…
1,312 terms
AP United States History.
Great Columbian/Biological Exchange
Christopher Columbus
Bartolomeo de las Casas
Spanish empire
Exchange of plants and animals between the New World and Euro…
Italian explorer, sailed from Spain in 1492 and reached Ameri…
16th Century Spanish Historian, Dominican Friar, "Protector o…
Empire control in Mexico, South America, and Florida, religio…
Great Columbian/Biological Exchange
Exchange of plants and animals between the New World and Euro…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer, sailed from Spain in 1492 and reached Ameri…
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Geography and History of the United States
John Hancock - Famous Signature - 1776
Christopher Columbus
contiguous
Continental Divide
Declaration of Independence - 1776
Santa Maria, 1492
Not including Alaska and Hawaii
Divides the flow of North America's rivers
John Hancock - Famous Signature - 1776
Declaration of Independence - 1776
Christopher Columbus
Santa Maria, 1492
830 terms
(AP) United States History
Through the Berring Straight about 40,…
The Sioux; Pawnee; Pueblo; Adena; Hope…
Most were nomadic. The Iroquois were t…
They were Natives in the Andes in Sout…
How did the first Native Americans reach America?
Who were some popular North American tribes?
How did the Northern tribes survive?
Who were the Inca?
Through the Berring Straight about 40,…
How did the first Native Americans reach America?
The Sioux; Pawnee; Pueblo; Adena; Hope…
Who were some popular North American tribes?
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United States History unit 2
Progressivism
Muckraker
WCTU
Suffrage
The movement in the late 1800s to increase democracy in Ameri…
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
(Women's Christian Temperance Union)
The right to vote in political elections (women)
Progressivism
The movement in the late 1800s to increase democracy in Ameri…
Muckraker
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
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United States History: Unit 1
Industrialization
Urbanization
Trust
Robber Baron
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
A monopoly that controls goods and services, often in combina…
Refers to the industrialists or big business owners who gaine…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Urbanization
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
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Eras in United States History
Roaring 20s
Progressive Era
Great Depression
Times
...1920s
Early 20th century (1900s)...
...Between WWI and WWII
...
Roaring 20s
...1920s
Progressive Era
Early 20th century (1900s)...
47 terms
United States History 17
Rails to the West
Transcontinental railroad
Union Pacific
Central Pacific
After recovering from the Civil War, America's attention is c…
Railroad connecting the west and east coasts of the continent…
Largest railway network in United States.
A railroad that started in Sacramento , and connected with th…
Rails to the West
After recovering from the Civil War, America's attention is c…
Transcontinental railroad
Railroad connecting the west and east coasts of the continent…
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United States History D
Cold War
Fun Fact
Berlin Airlift
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
The paranoia of Soviet Primer Joseph Stalin increased and ten…
After Germany's surrender, it was divided into a western and…
Soviet Union decided to blockade Berlin and not allow supplie…
In 1949 the United States and many countries of Western Europ…
Cold War
The paranoia of Soviet Primer Joseph Stalin increased and ten…
Fun Fact
After Germany's surrender, it was divided into a western and…
19 terms
United States History B
Westward Expansion
1803 Thomas Jefferson
1819
1845
United States has increased in size toward the west since the…
French land west of the Mississippi River for $15Million (Lou…
Florida purchased from Spain
Texas Joined the Union (Mexico Colorado, and Wyoming)
Westward Expansion
United States has increased in size toward the west since the…
1803 Thomas Jefferson
French land west of the Mississippi River for $15Million (Lou…
149 terms
United States History Review
Proclamation Line of 1763
New England Colonies
Southern Colonies
Great Plains
Border established by Great Britain in order to avoid conflic…
Influenced by good harbors, abundant forests, rocky soil, and…
The climate and topography of the southeastern U.S. had a maj…
The relatively flat, grassy region of the U.S. between the Mi…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Border established by Great Britain in order to avoid conflic…
New England Colonies
Influenced by good harbors, abundant forests, rocky soil, and…
69 terms
United States History C
Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Battle of Fort Sumter (1st. of Civil W…
Confederacy ( Deep South)
Fought to determine the survival of the Union or independence…
Won election of 1860
Captured by Southern Troops, started the ... American Civil War.…
Virginia, N. Carolina, Arkansas, and Tennessee
Civil War
Fought to determine the survival of the Union or independence…
Abraham Lincoln
Won election of 1860
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US History Unit 1
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
Amendment that abolished slavery
Amendment that made African Americans citizens and equal unde…
Amendment that gave African American men the right to vote
Reconstruction
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
13th Amendment
Amendment that abolished slavery
39 terms
World History Unit 1
Neolithic Era
Neolithic "Revolution"
Mesopotamia
Tigris River
"New Stone Age", discovery and cultivation of agriculture
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
Mesopotamian River, above Euphrates
Neolithic Era
"New Stone Age", discovery and cultivation of agriculture
Neolithic "Revolution"
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
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World History Unit 1
Neolithic "Revolution"
Mesopotamia
Tigris River
Euphrates River
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
Mesopotamian River, above Euphrates
Mesopotamian river, below Tigris
Neolithic "Revolution"
The switch from nomadic lifestyles to a settled agricultural…
Mesopotamia
(land between the rivers) The region between the Tigris and E…
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United History
Paxton Boys
Regulator movement
New York Slave Revolt
South Carolina Slave Revolt or the Sto…
Irish led in Philly, protesting the Quaker oligarchies lenien…
North Carolina, Irish, against eastern domination of the colo…
Cost lives of nine whites and execution of 21 blacks
Fifty resentful blacks along stono river tried to march to sp…
Paxton Boys
Irish led in Philly, protesting the Quaker oligarchies lenien…
Regulator movement
North Carolina, Irish, against eastern domination of the colo…
27 terms
Industrialization - United States History
Bessemer Process
Productivity
Transcontinental Railroad
Patent
an industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer conve…
The value of a particular product compared to the amount of l…
Railroad connecting the west and east coasts of the continent…
(n.) exclusive rights over an invention; copyright; (v.) to a…
Bessemer Process
an industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer conve…
Productivity
The value of a particular product compared to the amount of l…
23 terms
United History
The people rule
Separation of powers
Checks and Balances
Limited Government
Popular Sovereignty
The Legislative branch... The Executive branch... The Judicial branch
To prevent or stop one branch from having too much power, the…
The government has only the powers that the people give it.
The people rule
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of powers
The Legislative branch... The Executive branch... The Judicial branch
United history
Goals of constitution
Term of office
Impeachment
Role of VP
1. Established justice... 2. Insure domestic Tranquility... 3. Prov…
Every 2 years, gonna change.... Senate... Two senators from each s…
Power of the impeach or accused.... Senate... Sole power to try al…
Prizes over the senate. Pv over the president
Goals of constitution
1. Established justice... 2. Insure domestic Tranquility... 3. Prov…
Term of office
Every 2 years, gonna change.... Senate... Two senators from each s…
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Unit 4 History
Mercenary
Recruit
British Strategies
Abigail Adams
Hired soldiers
To enlist in the military
1. Capture Boston... 2. Focus on New York and Middle colonies... 3.…
Abigail Adams was the wife of President John Adams and the mo…
Mercenary
Hired soldiers
Recruit
To enlist in the military
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