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History vocabulary chapter 12
Incas
Andes
Cuzco
Census
People of a powerful South American empire during the 1400s a…
A mountain chain of western south america
The Capitol city of the of the Incan empire located in presen…
An official count of people in a certain place at certain time
Incas
People of a powerful South American empire during the 1400s a…
Andes
A mountain chain of western south america
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History Chapter 12
The First estate was composed of
______ endured the reign of terror in…
France was predominately a ___________…
the tennis court oath was taken in
Clergy
France
Catholic
France
The First estate was composed of
Clergy
______ endured the reign of terror in…
France
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history vocabulary chapter12
Annexation
Revenues
Treaty of Tehuacana Creek
Ratify
Formal joining of one political region to another.
Government income
Peace and trade agreement signed by Republic of Texas Preside…
Approve and accept formally
Annexation
Formal joining of one political region to another.
Revenues
Government income
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History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
indigenous
missionary
indentured servant
boycott
belonging to a certain place
a person who tries to convert others to his or her religion
a person who must work for a period of years to gain freedom
a refusal to buy or use goods and services
indigenous
belonging to a certain place
missionary
a person who tries to convert others to his or her religion
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Herbert Hoover
speculation
Black Tuesday
business cycle
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
speculation
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
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History Chapter 12
desert
sahara
Kalahari
rainforest
region with little rainfall and few plants
in northern africa
in southern Africa
a tropical area near the equator with huge trees and vines
desert
region with little rainfall and few plants
sahara
in northern africa
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History Vocabulary: Chapter 12
Industrial Revelution
Samuel Slater
Francis Cabot Lowell
Cotton Gin (Eli Whitney)
Happened between the 1700s and 1800s. Happened when the econo…
A British man who left England to come to the America. Built…
Began a manufacturing system in which all manufacturing steps…
(1793) Removed seeds from picked cotton. Allowed a big increa…
Industrial Revelution
Happened between the 1700s and 1800s. Happened when the econo…
Samuel Slater
A British man who left England to come to the America. Built…
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History 5: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
nationalism
Era of Good Feelings
Monroe Doctrine
suffrage
a strong feeling of pride in one's country
the name given to the period after the War of 1812 marked by…
the policy declared by President James Monroe warning Europea…
the right to vote
nationalism
a strong feeling of pride in one's country
Era of Good Feelings
the name given to the period after the War of 1812 marked by…
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Chapter 12 Vocabulary World History
Constitution of 1917
Panama Canal
Berlin Conference
Roosevelt Corollary to the Monroe Doct…
document that set up a government led by a president and crea…
Central American waterway opened in 1914
created guidelines for the colonization of Africa
statement that claimed the right of the U.S. to intervene in…
Constitution of 1917
document that set up a government led by a president and crea…
Panama Canal
Central American waterway opened in 1914
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History: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Imperialism
Racism
Protectorate
Indirect Rule
the extension of a nation's power over other lands
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
a political unit that depends on another government for its p…
a colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to ma…
Imperialism
the extension of a nation's power over other lands
Racism
the belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
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History 6: Chapter 12 Vocabulary
deva-raja
absolute power
artistocrats
samurai
a god-king
the power to control every part of society
the nobles in government
a member of the warrior class who defended land and kept orde…
deva-raja
a god-king
absolute power
the power to control every part of society
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Texas
Stephen Austin
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
Known as the Father of Texas, led the second and ultimately s…
A Mexican general and dictator, who dominated Mexican politic…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Texas
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
Cost-Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
Cargo Ships- made in Richmond Rosie the Riverters
Determined who got what for the war- controlled all military…
Cost-Plus Contracts
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
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History Chapter 12- Oregon Fever!
Oregon Country
Rendezvous
Annex
Tejanos
today includes Oregon, Washington, Idaho, parts of Wyoming, M…
a meeting of Mountain Men and fur traders
to add
Mexicans who lived in Texas
Oregon Country
today includes Oregon, Washington, Idaho, parts of Wyoming, M…
Rendezvous
a meeting of Mountain Men and fur traders
US History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
Radical Republicans
Thaddeus Stevens
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
one of the congressional Republicans who, after the Civil War…
one of the leaders of the Radical Republicans; a representati…
Andrew Johnson
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
Reconstruction
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
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GVHS AP US History Chapter 12 vocabulary
Transcontinental Railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
An 1854 treaty that, in the wake of a show of military force…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
Transcontinental Railroad
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
protective tariff
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Favorite Son
Plurality
Majority
Mudslinging
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
Greater than half of a total number of something
A method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
Favorite Son
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
Plurality
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
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Utah History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Bankrupt
Compensation
Controversy
Depression
A state of being unable to satisfy financial obligations
Money given as an equivalent for loss or services
A prolonged public dispute, debate, or argument
A period during which business, employment, and stock market…
Bankrupt
A state of being unable to satisfy financial obligations
Compensation
Money given as an equivalent for loss or services
Chapter 12 The History of Life
Relative Dating
Radiometric Dating
Isotope
Half Life
Estimates the time during which an organism lived by comparin…
A technique that uses the natural decay rate of unstable isot…
Atoms of an element that have the same number of protons but…
The amount of time it takes for half of the isotope in a samp…
Relative Dating
Estimates the time during which an organism lived by comparin…
Radiometric Dating
A technique that uses the natural decay rate of unstable isot…
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AP History: Chapter 12 Terms
Amistad
Charles Grandison Finney
Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
"The Raven"; helped create the genres of detective fiction an…
A founder and leader of the American woman suffrage movement…
Amistad
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
Charles Grandison Finney
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
railroads
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
In the 1840s and the 1850s this industry expanded very quickl…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Elias Howe
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
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History 10 - Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Cold War
McCarthyism
Nikita Khruschev
Marshall Plan
Rivalry between the U.S. and the Soviet Union after World War…
Extreme, reckless charges of disloyalty and communist links
Leader of the Soviet Union after Stalin
Offered economic aid to Western European countries after Worl…
Cold War
Rivalry between the U.S. and the Soviet Union after World War…
McCarthyism
Extreme, reckless charges of disloyalty and communist links
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History Alive Chapter 12 & 13 - Africa
matrilineal
headdress
porter
deposit
based on a woman's family line
a decorative covering worn on the head, often as a sign of rank
a person who is hired to carry loads
a layer or mass of a material found in rock or in the ground
matrilineal
based on a woman's family line
headdress
a decorative covering worn on the head, often as a sign of rank
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Art History Vocabulary Chapter 12
archivolt
buttress
bay
barrel vault
continuous molding framing an arch
exterior masonry structurer that opposes the lateral thrust o…
space between two columns
extrusion of single curve along a given distance
archivolt
continuous molding framing an arch
buttress
exterior masonry structurer that opposes the lateral thrust o…
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World History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Tang Taizong
Wu Zhao
movable type
gentry
the Tang emperor who started the Tang Dynasty.... Reigned from 6…
the empress who ruled during the campaign in Korea.... She later…
blocks of metal or wood, each bearing a single character, tha…
a class of powerful, well-to-do people who enjoy a high socia…
Tang Taizong
the Tang emperor who started the Tang Dynasty.... Reigned from 6…
Wu Zhao
the empress who ruled during the campaign in Korea.... She later…
Chapter 12: The History of Life
Relative Dating
Radiometric dating
Isotope
index fossil
Method of determining the age of a fossil by comparing its pl…
the process of measuring the absolute age of geologic materia…
Atoms of the same element that have different numbers of neut…
a fossil known to have lived in a particular geologic age tha…
Relative Dating
Method of determining the age of a fossil by comparing its pl…
Radiometric dating
the process of measuring the absolute age of geologic materia…
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History Chapter 12.4 Vocabulary
Archipelago
Shinto
Regent
The Tale of Genji
A large group or chain of islands.
Native religion of Japan.
Someone who rules when a monarch is absent, ill or too young…
Recounts the life of a prince in the Heian Court. Considered…
Archipelago
A large group or chain of islands.
Shinto
Native religion of Japan.
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
Chapter 12 vocabulary//history
Freedmens bureau
Ten percent plan
Pocket veto
Black codes
An agency established by congress
Licolns plan for reconstruction
Presidential power to prevent a bill passed in the last 10 da…
Laws passed in the southern state during reconstruction that…
Freedmens bureau
An agency established by congress
Ten percent plan
Licolns plan for reconstruction
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History Chapter 12
J. Gresham Machen
William Jennings Bryan
Calvin Coolidge
Lusitania
Who is the professor who gave radio talks about the truth of…
Who is the lawyer who one the Scopes trial against evolution?
Who said, "The strength of the nation depends upon the charac…
Over 100 Americans die when the British sand which passenger…
J. Gresham Machen
Who is the professor who gave radio talks about the truth of…
William Jennings Bryan
Who is the lawyer who one the Scopes trial against evolution?
American History 1 - Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Freedmen's Bureau
Ten Percent Plan
Thaddeus Stevens
Wade-Davis Bill
An agency established by Congress in 1865 to help poor people…
President Lincoln's plan for reconstruction in which ten perc…
American lawyer and politician; he was the leader of the Radi…
A reconstruction plan that required a majority of a southern…
Freedmen's Bureau
An agency established by Congress in 1865 to help poor people…
Ten Percent Plan
President Lincoln's plan for reconstruction in which ten perc…
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World History - Chapter 12
Sui Dynasty
Grand Canal
Xi'an
Zen
Started the building of the Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
Capital of Tang; had 2 million people
Famous sect of Buddhism
Sui Dynasty
Started the building of the Grand Canal
Grand Canal
World's largest and oldest canal
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American History 2 - Chapter 12 Vocabulary
gross national product
laissezfaire
entrepeneur
Edwin Drake
former measure of the United States economy
policy based on the idea that government should play as a role
a person who starts up & takes the risk of a business
American pioneer in oil industry; became first to drill for p…
gross national product
former measure of the United States economy
laissezfaire
policy based on the idea that government should play as a role
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
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Chapter 12 History Vocabulary
Gross National Product
Laissez-Faire
Entrepreneur
Time Zone
the total value of goods and services produced by a country d…
a policy that government should interfere as little as possib…
one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a busine…
a geographic region in which the same standard time is kept
Gross National Product
the total value of goods and services produced by a country d…
Laissez-Faire
a policy that government should interfere as little as possib…
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History vocabulary chapter 12
Harriet Tubman
civil disobedience
revival
Transcendentalism
a former slave who escaped to freedom then led over 300 slave…
the idea that people should peacefully disobey unjust laws if…
a huge outdoor religious meeting
movement that sought to explore the relationship between huma…
Harriet Tubman
a former slave who escaped to freedom then led over 300 slave…
civil disobedience
the idea that people should peacefully disobey unjust laws if…
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Chapter 12 History Vocabulary
Manifest Destiny
mountain men
Jedediah Smith
Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
The belief that God intended people to go West
is a male trapper and explorer who lives in the wilderness
a clerk, frontiersman, hunter, trapper, author, cartographer,…
an American physician and missionary in the Oregon Country. A…
Manifest Destiny
The belief that God intended people to go West
mountain men
is a male trapper and explorer who lives in the wilderness
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History Chapter 12
Era of Reform
social reform
Second Great Awakening
Charles Finney
period of widespread social activism and political reform
attempts to improve conditions of life
new change of religious ideas
held the first religious revivals
Era of Reform
period of widespread social activism and political reform
social reform
attempts to improve conditions of life
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10th U.S. History Chapter 12 Flashcard Terms
War of 1812
Battle of New Orleans
Congress of Vienna
Treaty of Ghent
(1812-1815): Fought between Britain and the United States ove…
(January 1815): Resounding victory of American forces against…
(1814-1815): Convention of major European powers to redraw th…
(1815): Ended the War of 1812 in a virtual draw, restoring pr…
War of 1812
(1812-1815): Fought between Britain and the United States ove…
Battle of New Orleans
(January 1815): Resounding victory of American forces against…
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History Chapter 12 Georgia Highlands
Romanticism
Nationalism
Romanticism in American Painting
Walt Whitman
19th-century western European artistic and literary movement;…
A sense of unity binding the people of a state together; devo…
The Hudson River School; a movement in the arts and literatur…
American poet and transcendentalist who was famous for his be…
Romanticism
19th-century western European artistic and literary movement;…
Nationalism
A sense of unity binding the people of a state together; devo…
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Chapter 12 of American History
republican
inauguration
ceremony
reduce
n.共和党人
n.就职典礼
n.典礼,仪式
v.减少
republican
n.共和党人
inauguration
n.就职典礼
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History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Blockade
Cease
Embargo
Isolationism
The closing off of an area to keep people or supplies from go…
To stop doing something
A government order that forbids trade with another country
A policy of avoiding political or military agreements with ot…
Blockade
The closing off of an area to keep people or supplies from go…
Cease
To stop doing something
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American History - Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Andrew Jackson
John Quincy Adams
Jacksonian Democracy
Spoils System
He was President from 1829 - 1837.
He was an 1824 presidential candidate who was favored by New…
The idea of widening political power to more of the people.
The practice of giving government jobs to political backers.
Andrew Jackson
He was President from 1829 - 1837.
John Quincy Adams
He was an 1824 presidential candidate who was favored by New…
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World History Chapter 12
satellite state
policy of containment
arms race
deterrence
a country that is economically and politically dependent on a…
a plan to keep something, such as communism, within its exist…
building up armies and stores of weapons to keep up with an e…
security policy which holds that if two sides in a political…
satellite state
a country that is economically and politically dependent on a…
policy of containment
a plan to keep something, such as communism, within its exist…
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Nate - Chapter 12 History Review
Andrew Jackson
Tom Thumb
Seneca Falls Convention
Who ruled Florida?
..., The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837),…
a small but powerful locomotive built by Peter Cooper in 1830…
(1848) the first national women's rights convention at which…
Spain ruled it along with a vast region from Texas to Califor…
Andrew Jackson
..., The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837),…
Tom Thumb
a small but powerful locomotive built by Peter Cooper in 1830…
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Chapter 12 History Vocabulary
Reformation
indulgence
purgatory
Martin Luther
a reform movement against the Catholic Church that began in 1…
a document given by the pope that excused a person from penal…
in Catholic teaching, a place where souls went before they we…
Protestant Reformer that wrote the Ninety-Five Theses; is cre…
Reformation
a reform movement against the Catholic Church that began in 1…
indulgence
a document given by the pope that excused a person from penal…
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Chapter 12 History Vocabulary
imperialism
isolationism
reciprocity
arbitration
policy of establishing colonies and building empires
separation from the political affairs of other countries was…
mutual lowering of tariff barriers
the settlement of a dispute by an impartial group
imperialism
policy of establishing colonies and building empires
isolationism
separation from the political affairs of other countries was…
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History-Chapter 12 Vocabulary
George Kennan
Red Scare
McCarthyism
Eisenhower Doctrine
American Diplomat, and the leading authority of the Soviet Un…
fear that communists were working to destroy the American way…
negative catchword for extreme, reckless charges of disloyalty
policy of President Eisenhower that stated that the United St…
George Kennan
American Diplomat, and the leading authority of the Soviet Un…
Red Scare
fear that communists were working to destroy the American way…
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AP World History Chapter 12 and 13 vocabulary
Mongols
Genghis khan
yaun empire
bubonic plague
a people of this name is mentioned as early as the records of…
founder of the mongol empire
empire created in china and Siberia by khubilai khan
bacterial disease (spread human to human by coughing). it is…
Mongols
a people of this name is mentioned as early as the records of…
Genghis khan
founder of the mongol empire
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Chapter 12 Vocabulary-History
Imperialism
Racism
Protectorate
Indirect rule
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
A political unit that depends on another government for its p…
A colonial government in which local rulers are allowed to ma…
Imperialism
The extension of a nation's power over other lands
Racism
The belief that race determines a person's traits and capabil…
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