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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
John Deere
Cyrus McCormick
reaper
Eli Whitney
invented self-sharpening steel plow
invented the reaper
machine for cutting or harvesting grain
invented the cotton gin
John Deere
invented self-sharpening steel plow
Cyrus McCormick
invented the reaper
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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
soybeans
reservations
transcontinental
stampede
most profitable crop grown by farmers
land set aside for the Indians by the US
traveling the continent from coast to coast
a surge of people or animals
soybeans
most profitable crop grown by farmers
reservations
land set aside for the Indians by the US
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History vocabulary chapter14
Middle Ages
Medieval
Feudalism
Manor
The years between ancient and modern times
Referring to the middle ages
A system in which land was owned by kings and lords but held…
A large estate often including farms and a village ruled by a…
Middle Ages
The years between ancient and modern times
Medieval
Referring to the middle ages
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History chapter 14 vocabulary
Knight
Middle Ages
Medival
Feudalism
Soldier for a "lord"
The era between modern and ancient times
Referring to the Middle Ages
Land owned by kings or lords
Knight
Soldier for a "lord"
Middle Ages
The era between modern and ancient times
History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Jacksonian Democracy
Son of a NUTcracker
civil servant
artic puffin
the idea that the common people should control the government.
an expression used any time you get hurt during the holiday s…
an employee of the government
an animal in the artic that likes to pick snowberries
Jacksonian Democracy
the idea that the common people should control the government.
Son of a NUTcracker
an expression used any time you get hurt during the holiday s…
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Chapter 14 History Vocabulary
Horn of Africa
Safari
Swahili
Jomo Kenyatta
a horn shaped extension of land of the East coast of Africa
an overland expedition for exploring,... hunting, or photography
an African language, commonly... spoken in East Africa
independent Kenya's... first president
Horn of Africa
a horn shaped extension of land of the East coast of Africa
Safari
an overland expedition for exploring,... hunting, or photography
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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Pacifism
Militarism
Entente
Ultimatum
An opposition to war.
The glorification of the military.
A nonbinding agreement to follow common policies.
A final set of demands.
Pacifism
An opposition to war.
Militarism
The glorification of the military.
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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Minarets
Oasis
Astrolabe
Caliph (+ the goal of the first ones a…
Towers of Mosques used to call Muslims to pray.
A green area in the desert with water.
Tool using star position for navigation.
Muslim leader "successors" ... Project and spread Islam
Minarets
Towers of Mosques used to call Muslims to pray.
Oasis
A green area in the desert with water.
Chapter 14 Vocabulary(History)
Bessemer Process
Transcontinental Railroad
Credit Mobiler
Munn Vs. Illinois
A cheap and efficient process for making steal, developed aro…
a railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of th…
a construction company formed in 1864 by owners of the union…
an 1877 case in which the supreme court upheld states' regula…
Bessemer Process
A cheap and efficient process for making steal, developed aro…
Transcontinental Railroad
a railroad line linking the Atlantic and Pacific coasts of th…
World History, Chapter 14, Vocabulary
Clergy
Rebellion
Renaissance
Humanism
Leaders of religious groups
A fight by people against a government; a struggle for change
Rebirth; a period in European history that focused on being a…
A belief that human actions, ideas, and works are important
Clergy
Leaders of religious groups
Rebellion
A fight by people against a government; a struggle for change
US History, Chapter 14, Vocabulary
Exaggerate
Fugitive
Conductor
Network
To overstate the truth
One who is fleeing from danger or from being kept against one…
A person who helped free slaves by using the Underground Rail…
A system that is linked together in some way
Exaggerate
To overstate the truth
Fugitive
One who is fleeing from danger or from being kept against one…
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World History: Chapter 14
Simony
Gothic Style
Urban II
Crusade
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
He was the Pope who called for the first Crusade in 1095. He…
A holy war. Specifically a number of wars in which medieval C…
Simony
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
Gothic Style
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
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History 6: Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Domesday Book
Middle Ages
Magna Carta
monk
a book that contains specific information about life in Engla…
the period in Europe from about A.D. 500 to 1500
the document agreed to by King John; this document was also c…
men who devoted their lives to the Christian religion
Domesday Book
a book that contains specific information about life in Engla…
Middle Ages
the period in Europe from about A.D. 500 to 1500
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AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
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History 5: Chapter 14 Vocabulary
sectionalism
slave codes
Underground Railroad
free state
loyalty to one section of a country rather that to the whole…
laws designed to control the behavior of slaves
system of secret routes used by escaping slaves that led from…
a state that did not allow slavery
sectionalism
loyalty to one section of a country rather that to the whole…
slave codes
laws designed to control the behavior of slaves
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History: Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Nativists
Horace Mann
Frederick Douglass
Susan B. Anthony
Americans and others who opposed immigration
"The Father of American Education" who created public education
African- American abolitionist who escaped slavery at the age…
Was a very big activist for women's rights who created the Se…
Nativists
Americans and others who opposed immigration
Horace Mann
"The Father of American Education" who created public education
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US History Chapter 14
William Lloyd Garrison
Frederick Douglass
Abolitionist
Harriet Tubman
published abolitionist newspaper
former slave who spoke for abolition
someone who wants to do away with slavery
conductor on the Underground Railroad
William Lloyd Garrison
published abolitionist newspaper
Frederick Douglass
former slave who spoke for abolition
History Vocab Chapter 14
reparations
collective security
mandate
Treaty of Versailles
payments for war damage
a system in which a group of nations acts to preserve the pea…
territories administered by Western Powers. These territories…
Ended the state of war between Germany and the Allied Powers
reparations
payments for war damage
collective security
a system in which a group of nations acts to preserve the pea…
Chapter 14 Vocabulary US History
price support
credit
Alfred E Smith
Dow Jones Industrial Average
the maintenance of a price at a certain level though government
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase oft…
elected governor of NY. Democratic US Presidential candidate…
a measure based on the prices of the stocks of 30 large compa…
price support
the maintenance of a price at a certain level though government
credit
an arrangement in which a buyer pays later for a purchase oft…
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Chapter 14 History of Life Vocabulary
Anthropoid
Bipedal
Epoch
Hominid
A humanlike primate
An animal that walks on two legs
The smallest unit of geologic time, lasting several million y…
A primate that walks upright, has long lower limbs, thumbs th…
Anthropoid
A humanlike primate
Bipedal
An animal that walks on two legs
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World History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Crusades
Holy Land
Pope Urban II
Saladin
Series of wars carried out by European Christians to gain con…
Region that includes Jerusalem and the area around it that is…
Pope who ordered the Crusades in 1095.
Muslim sultan and hero; he campaigned to drive the Christians…
Crusades
Series of wars carried out by European Christians to gain con…
Holy Land
Region that includes Jerusalem and the area around it that is…
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US History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Moratorium
Dole
Subsidy
Unionization
A suspension of activity; an official waiting period; an auth…
Money or goods given as charity
A government payment that supports a business or market
To fight for workers' rights, workers sometimes form a union—…
Moratorium
A suspension of activity; an official waiting period; an auth…
Dole
Money or goods given as charity
US History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Clipper Ship
Innovation
Telegraph
Transform
Ship with sleek hulls and tall sails that "clipped" time from…
A new development or invention
A devise that used electric signals to send messages
To change significantly
Clipper Ship
Ship with sleek hulls and tall sails that "clipped" time from…
Innovation
A new development or invention
History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Knights
Middle Ages
Medieval
Feudalism
a man who received honor and land in exchange for serving a l…
the years between ancient and modern times
referring to the Middle Ages
a system in which land was owned by kings or lords but held b…
Knights
a man who received honor and land in exchange for serving a l…
Middle Ages
the years between ancient and modern times
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Chapter 14 American History
Axis Powers
Appeasement
Allies
Lend Lease Act
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
Great Britain, Soviet Union, US and other nations
1941 law that authorized the President to provide aid to any…
Axis Powers
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Articles of the Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Constitution
Checks and balances
document that set up the nation's first central government.
A meeting in 1787 to rewrite the Articles of the Confederation.
Document that describes how the new government will work.
A system to keep on branch from becoming too powerful from an…
Articles of the Confederation
document that set up the nation's first central government.
Constitutional Convention
A meeting in 1787 to rewrite the Articles of the Confederation.
Utah History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Administrator
Aerospace
Cash Crop
Commercial
A person who manages a business
The industry concerned with manufacturing aircraft and spacec…
Products grown or raised to be sold for cash
Relating to business and profit
Administrator
A person who manages a business
Aerospace
The industry concerned with manufacturing aircraft and spacec…
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US History Chapter 14
Closed Shop
Right-to-work laws
"Do-Nothing Congress"
Fair-Deal
Businesses that only hired union workers
Anyone was able to work without being forced to join a union…
What Truman called congress because they would not pass any o…
The name of Truman's programs that he tried to pass to make l…
Closed Shop
Businesses that only hired union workers
Right-to-work laws
Anyone was able to work without being forced to join a union…
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Chapter 14 History vocabulary
utopia
revival
temperance
normal school
community based on a vision of a perfect society
a series of meetings conducted by a preacher to arouse religi…
the use of little or no alcoholic drink
a 2 year school for training high school graduates as teachers
utopia
community based on a vision of a perfect society
revival
a series of meetings conducted by a preacher to arouse religi…
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Chapter 14 history vocabulary
popular sovereignty
secede
fugitives
Henry Clay
meant that people in the territory or state would vote direct…
withdraw
runaway enslaved people
stepped up with a plan to calm the crisis
popular sovereignty
meant that people in the territory or state would vote direct…
secede
withdraw
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History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Civil servant
Dispute
Ignorant
Jacksonian Democracy
An empolyee of the government
A strong disagreement
Lacking knowledge
The idea that common people should join the government
Civil servant
An empolyee of the government
Dispute
A strong disagreement
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History chapter 14 vocabulary
Henry Clay
John Calhoun
Daniel Webster
Harriet Beecher Stowe
senator from KY, he came up with Missouri Compromise
senator from South Carolina, rejected Missouri Compromise
called for end to sectionalism
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin, novel about
Henry Clay
senator from KY, he came up with Missouri Compromise
John Calhoun
senator from South Carolina, rejected Missouri Compromise
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History 10 - Chapter 14 Vocabulary
De jure segregation
Black Panthers
"Bloody Sunday"
Brown v. Board of Education
Segregation by law
Organization of militant blacks in the late 1960's
Violent confrontation between police and protestors during th…
Rejected the "separate but equal" doctrine and said that scho…
De jure segregation
Segregation by law
Black Panthers
Organization of militant blacks in the late 1960's
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American History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Central Powers
Espionage
Allies
Conscription
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria.
Spying to acquire government secrets.
France, Britain, Russia, and the United States.
Forced military service. The U.S. created a new conscription…
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria.
Espionage
Spying to acquire government secrets.
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Chapter 14-US History
communism
Red Scare
isolationism
disarmament
Official ideology of the Soviet Union, characterized there by…
Intense fear of communism and other politically radical ideas
policy of avoiding political of economic alliances with forei…
Program in which nations of the world voluntarily give up the…
communism
Official ideology of the Soviet Union, characterized there by…
Red Scare
Intense fear of communism and other politically radical ideas
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History Vocabulary Chapter 14-15
vertical integration
Social Darwinism
Samuel Gompers
American Federation of Labor
a company's TAKING OVER its suppliers, distributors, and tran…
(ism-doctrine, belief) An economic and social PHILOSOPHY-supp…
Founder of the American Federation of Labor
An ALLIANCE of trade and craft unions, formed in 1886
vertical integration
a company's TAKING OVER its suppliers, distributors, and tran…
Social Darwinism
(ism-doctrine, belief) An economic and social PHILOSOPHY-supp…
World History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Simony
Gothic Style
Urban II
Crusade
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
He was the Pope who called for the first Crusade in 1095. He…
A holy war. Specifically a number of wars in which medieval C…
Simony
The selling of official positions in the medieval Roman Catho…
Gothic Style
A type of European architecture that developed in the Middle…
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Biology Chapter 14 Vocabulary The History of Life
fossil
paleontologist
relative dating
law of superposition
any preserved evidence of an organism
scientist who studies fossils
method used to determine age of rocks by comparing them with…
relative dating is based off of this; states that younger lay…
fossil
any preserved evidence of an organism
paleontologist
scientist who studies fossils
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AP World History chapter 14 vocabulary
Muhammad Shah II
Khwarazm
Barbarian
Silk Road
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
(n) : a person in a savage, primitive state; uncivilized pers…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
Muhammad Shah II
Turkic ruler of Muslim Khwarazm kingdom; attempted to resist…
Khwarazm
An old Islamic empire that was invaded by the Mongols under C…
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History Vocabulary: chapter 14
Abolition
Abolitionist
Fredric dougolass
Underground railroad
End to slavery
People who opposed slavery.
Escaped from slavery when he was 20 went on th become one of…
The organazation was not an actuall railroad but a network of…
Abolition
End to slavery
Abolitionist
People who opposed slavery.
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World History - Chapter 14-1
Simony
Gothic
Gothic Architecture
Urban II
The process when bishops sold positions in the church
During Medieval times
Light, airy, stained glass windows and tall spires
Pope who started the Holy Wars (Crusades)
Simony
The process when bishops sold positions in the church
Gothic
During Medieval times
History-Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Freedom Summer
Thurgood Marshall
Brown Vs. Board of Education
De jure segregation
1964 effort to register African American voters in Mississippi
an African American lawyer from Baltimore, Maryland, headed t…
overturned the Plessy vs. Furgeson trial
segregation imposed by law
Freedom Summer
1964 effort to register African American voters in Mississippi
Thurgood Marshall
an African American lawyer from Baltimore, Maryland, headed t…
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Chapter 14 history vocabulary
Emigrant
Immigrant
Steerage
Push-pull factor
Millions of people who leave the country
People who settle in a new country
Nearly all immigrants made the ocean voyage
Historians talk about
Emigrant
Millions of people who leave the country
Immigrant
People who settle in a new country
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Chapter 14 U.S. History
Totalitarianism
anti-Semitic
Spanish Civil War
Il Duce
A form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
Prejudice and discrimination against Jewish people
In 1936 a rebellion erupted in Spain. General Francisco Franc…
"the leader," Mussolini's nickname
Totalitarianism
A form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
anti-Semitic
Prejudice and discrimination against Jewish people
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ga history chapter 14 vocabulary
yazoo land fraud
lottery
cotton gin
subsistence
a sale of western land to four lan companies after the member…
a plan to award something, such as land, on the basis of chan…
a device, invented by Eli Whitney, to remove the seeds from a…
describes farming where the farmers is able just enough to su…
yazoo land fraud
a sale of western land to four lan companies after the member…
lottery
a plan to award something, such as land, on the basis of chan…
History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Pogrom
Trans-Siberian Railway
Bolsheviks
V.I. Lenin
Organized violence against Jews
World's longest continuous rail line
Supported a small number of committed revolutionaries willing…
Major leader of the Bolsheviks
Pogrom
Organized violence against Jews
Trans-Siberian Railway
World's longest continuous rail line
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Chapter 14 History Vocabulary
entente
Triple Alliance
Allies
militarism
non-binding agreement to follow common policies; signed by Fr…
consisted of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy; Central Pow…
consisted of France, Britain, and Russia
glorification of the military
entente
non-binding agreement to follow common policies; signed by Fr…
Triple Alliance
consisted of Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy; Central Pow…
History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
"Push" Factor
"Pull" Factor
Know-Nothing Party
Emigrants
A reason or force that causes people to leave their native la…
A reason or force that causes people to choose to move to a n…
Political party in the United States during the 1850s that wa…
Person who leaves a country.
"Push" Factor
A reason or force that causes people to leave their native la…
"Pull" Factor
A reason or force that causes people to choose to move to a n…
History Alive Chapter 14
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Constitution
Branches of Government
The document that described a new national government for the…
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
The document that describes the government of the United Stat…
Part of government with different kinds of responsibilities a…
Articles of Confederation
The document that described a new national government for the…
Constitutional Convention
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
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World History Chapter 14 Vocabulary
Crusades
Holy Land
Pope Urban II
Saladin
Series of wars carried out by European Christians to gain con…
Region that includes Jerusalem and the area around it that is…
Pope who ordered the Crusades in 1095.
Muslim sultan and hero; he campaigned to drive the Christians…
Crusades
Series of wars carried out by European Christians to gain con…
Holy Land
Region that includes Jerusalem and the area around it that is…
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