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United States History - Chapter 2
Merchant
Monarch
Territory
Noble
a buyer and seller of goods
a person who rules a kingdom or territory
land belonging to a country or government
someone who is part of a society's upper class
Merchant
a buyer and seller of goods
Monarch
a person who rules a kingdom or territory
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 - Unit 3
Louisiana Purchase
Missouri Compromise
Manifest Destiny
Mexican-American War
The purchase by the United States from France of the huge Lou…
The Missouri Compromise passed Congress in 1820. It admitted…
A popular slogan of the 1840s. It was used by people who beli…
A war fought between the United States and Mexico from 1846 t…
Louisiana Purchase
The purchase by the United States from France of the huge Lou…
Missouri Compromise
The Missouri Compromise passed Congress in 1820. It admitted…
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United States history EOC
Tobacco
profit
House of Burgesses
Bacon's Rebellion
What saved Jamestown Virginia?
Virginia joint stock company founded Virginia for
1st of Its Kind in North ... America) first elected legislative…
Event that led to no more indentured servants/only slave labo…
Tobacco
What saved Jamestown Virginia?
profit
Virginia joint stock company founded Virginia for
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…
15 terms
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
230 terms
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…
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 United States Test
Washington
Oregon
California
Idaho
Washington
Oregon
42 terms
United States History Chapter 17
Progressivism
Muckraker
Referendum
Recall
A combination of small social movements like woman's suffrage…
journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of businesses an…
a procedure by which a proposed legislative measure can be su…
a procedure for removing a public official from office by a v…
Progressivism
A combination of small social movements like woman's suffrage…
Muckraker
journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of businesses an…
24 terms
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…
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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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…
United States History
Early Native Populations
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown Colony 1607
Plymouth Colony 1620
Inuit, Anasazi, Kwakiutl (Northwest Indians), Plains Indians,…
First European to discover the Americas with his 1492 voyage…
England established the first permanent English settlement in…
Located in Modern Massachusetts, was settled by a combination…
Early Native Populations
Inuit, Anasazi, Kwakiutl (Northwest Indians), Plains Indians,…
Christopher Columbus
First European to discover the Americas with his 1492 voyage…
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…
United States History Chapter 4
Jonathon Edwards
Established Denominations
Elizabethan Settlement
Puritans
"Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"
Denominations that enjoyed state support and protection.
A creed from Queen Elizabeth that the church of England shoul…
A group of Anglicans in England who wanted to purify their ch…
Jonathon Edwards
"Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"
Established Denominations
Denominations that enjoyed state support and protection.
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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…
10 terms
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…
72 terms
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…
30 terms
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: 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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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…
United States History Final (2016)
The Stamp Act
The Boston Tea Party
Sons of Liberty
Crispus Attucks
A law passed by English Parliament that required proof of pay…
Boston Rebels disguised themselves as Indians, boarded three…
An organization established to help protect the rights of the…
One of five colonists to die in the Boston Massacre. He was a…
The Stamp Act
A law passed by English Parliament that required proof of pay…
The Boston Tea Party
Boston Rebels disguised themselves as Indians, boarded three…
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…
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
17 terms
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
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…
24 terms
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…
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…
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…
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
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
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?
20 terms
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…
united states history
Missouri compromise
compromise of 1850
fugitive slave law
uncle tom's cabin
compromise was a United States federal statute devised by Hen…
compromise is a four-year political confrontation between sla…
Act was passed by the United States Congress... this law require…
uncle tom's cabin was a novel written by harett beacher stowe
Missouri compromise
compromise was a United States federal statute devised by Hen…
compromise of 1850
compromise is a four-year political confrontation between sla…
United history
jamestown
indentured servants
bacons rebellion
toleration act of 1649
the first permanent english settlement in north america
servants signed a contract to work for four to seven years fo…
government tried to stop him, bacon and his followers attacke…
this bill made it a crime to restrict the religious rights of…
jamestown
the first permanent english settlement in north america
indentured servants
servants signed a contract to work for four to seven years fo…
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…
37 terms
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…
Unit 2 United States History
Sugar Act
Quartering Act
Stamp Act
Townshend Act
-Lowered the duty of foreign molasses ... -George Grenville
-Colonists were required to supply housing and supplies for t…
-Law passed by parliament that required colonists to pay tax…
-Import taxes on many goods
Sugar Act
-Lowered the duty of foreign molasses ... -George Grenville
Quartering Act
-Colonists were required to supply housing and supplies for t…
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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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…
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…
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…
United States - Section 2 History
dissenters
plantations
Manifest Destiny
Civil Rights Movement
people whose beliefs differ from the official religion in the…
large southern farms that grew crops
the idea that the country should expand across the continent
movement for equality
dissenters
people whose beliefs differ from the official religion in the…
plantations
large southern farms that grew crops
40 terms
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
24 terms
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…
29 terms
United States History Chapter 8
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamilton
cabinet
1st POTUS, no party affiliation
Secretary of State under Washington
Secretary of the Treasury under Washington
A group of advisers to the president.
George Washington
1st POTUS, no party affiliation
Thomas Jefferson
Secretary of State under Washington
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
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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