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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not Favoring either side.
This a type of rule in which the military is in charge and it…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not Favoring either side.
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TX History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
manifest destiny
joint resolution
ratify
nativism
the belief popular in the U.S. in the 1800s that the country…
a statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
to approve formally
biased toward or favoring the interests of native-born Americ…
manifest destiny
the belief popular in the U.S. in the 1800s that the country…
joint resolution
a statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
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Chapter 15 History vocabulary
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
this is a type of rule in which the military is in charge of…
is a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an a…
border state
slave states that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
History Chapter 15 Vocab
Steerage (465)
Ellis Island (466)
Nativism (468)
Chinese Exclusion Act (468)
The most basic and cheapest accommodations on a steamship
A tiny island in New York harbor served as a processing center
An extreme dislike for immigrants by native-born people
A law that barred Chinese immigration for 10 years and preven…
Steerage (465)
The most basic and cheapest accommodations on a steamship
Ellis Island (466)
A tiny island in New York harbor served as a processing center
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history vocabulary chapter 15
manifest destiny
biennal
Jane McManus Cazneau
Adrian Woll
the belief that the U.S. was meant to spread across North Ame…
Every two years
writer whose columns helped turn northern opinion in favor of…
A Mexican General who commanded an army that invaded San Anto…
manifest destiny
the belief that the U.S. was meant to spread across North Ame…
biennal
Every two years
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not Favoring either side.
This a type of rule in which the military is in charge and it…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not Favoring either side.
17 terms
History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Border State
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede.
Not Favoring either side.
This a type of rule in which the military is in charge and it…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border State
Slave states that did not secede.
Neutral
Not Favoring either side.
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave state that remains in the Union during the Civil War
not favoring either side in a dispute
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen's…
shutting of a port or roadway to prevent people or supplies f…
border state
slave state that remains in the Union during the Civil War
neutral
not favoring either side in a dispute
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Chapter 15 Vocabulary History
Arabian Peninsula
Anatolian Peninsula (Anatolia)
Plateau of Iran
* Dead Sea
Peninsula of Southwest Asia between the Red Sea and Persian G…
Southwest Asia between the Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
High plateau in central and eastern Iran, surrounded by mount…
The Dead Sea is a place where nothing lives because it has so…
Arabian Peninsula
Peninsula of Southwest Asia between the Red Sea and Persian G…
Anatolian Peninsula (Anatolia)
Southwest Asia between the Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea.
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History Chapter 15 & 16
Middle America
Latin America
Anglo-America
Castilian Spanish
Mexico, Central America, West Indies
countries of North and South America that speak a Romance lan…
Canada and the United States
standard form of Spanish
Middle America
Mexico, Central America, West Indies
Latin America
countries of North and South America that speak a Romance lan…
38 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
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History chapter 15 vocabulary
neighborhoods
boom
skyscrapers
prejudice
areas in a city
a movement of many people coming in
very tall buildings
bad and unfair ideas bout people based on a group they belong…
neighborhoods
areas in a city
boom
a movement of many people coming in
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Chapter 15 History Vocabulary
pilgrimage
dharma
Sanskrit
karma
a journey to a holy placedd
one of the basic beliefs of Hinduism that stands for law, obl…
ancient language in India
the belief that how a person lives will affect their next life
pilgrimage
a journey to a holy placedd
dharma
one of the basic beliefs of Hinduism that stands for law, obl…
18 terms
US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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History 5: Chapter 15 Vocabulary
blockade
Anaconda Plan
First Battle of Bull Run
draft
shutting off an area by troops or ships to keep people and su…
Union strategy for defeating the Confederacy
first major battle of the Civil War, on July 16, 1861
law that requires men of a certain age to serve in the milita…
blockade
shutting off an area by troops or ships to keep people and su…
Anaconda Plan
Union strategy for defeating the Confederacy
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History: Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Albert Einstein
Theory of Relativity
Sigmund Freud
existenialism
German Physicist who created the Theory of Relativity in 1905
Einstein's idea about interrelationships between time and spa…
Austrian Physician who constructed a theory about the human m…
A philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to th…
Albert Einstein
German Physicist who created the Theory of Relativity in 1905
Theory of Relativity
Einstein's idea about interrelationships between time and spa…
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History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
immigrant
industry
pony express
telegraph
people leaving their country to make their home in another co…
the kind of work that uses factories to produce things
a service using fast horses to deliver mail from St. Joseph,…
machine which sends long distance messages through a wire by…
immigrant
people leaving their country to make their home in another co…
industry
the kind of work that uses factories to produce things
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History II Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Satellite Nations
Iron Curtain
Potsdam Conference
Liberate
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
Political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-controlle…
site in July 1945 where Harry Truman met Stalin to work out a…
to set free.
Satellite Nations
Nations politically and economically dominated or controlled…
Iron Curtain
Political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-controlle…
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Texas History Chapter 15 & 16 Vocabulary
Bank Notes
Bonds
Capitol
Coeducational
A piece of paper issued by a bank that promises to pay the ho…
Certificates issued by a corporation or the government that p…
A building in which lawmakers meet.
The process of allowing both male and female students.
Bank Notes
A piece of paper issued by a bank that promises to pay the ho…
Bonds
Certificates issued by a corporation or the government that p…
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History 9H: Chapter 15: Vocabulary
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Chinese Exclusion Act
Gentlemen's Agreement
Main point of entry for immigrants from Europe between 1892-1…
Main point of entry for immigrants from Asia between 1910-1940
Passed in 1882 this prevented the Chinese from coming to Amer…
Limited Japans immigration and in return the U.S. would repea…
Ellis Island
Main point of entry for immigrants from Europe between 1892-1…
Angel Island
Main point of entry for immigrants from Asia between 1910-1940
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History 6: Chapter 15 Vocabulary
commerence
indulgences
excommunicate
Renaissance
the buying and selling of a large quantity of goods
pardons from punishment for sins
expelling from the Church
the intellectual and economic movement that saw revived inter…
commerence
the buying and selling of a large quantity of goods
indulgences
pardons from punishment for sins
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TX History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Manifest Destiny
Joint Resolution
Ratify
Nativism
The belief popular in the United States in the 1800s that the…
A statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
To approve formally
Biased toward or favoring the interests of native born Americ…
Manifest Destiny
The belief popular in the United States in the 1800s that the…
Joint Resolution
A statement passed by both houses of a legislature that has t…
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Utah History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Amendment
Bill
Defendant
Democratic
An addition to a bill or constitution
A written proposal for a law
The person against whom a charge is brought in court
Of or for the people; especially rule by the majority
Amendment
An addition to a bill or constitution
Bill
A written proposal for a law
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US History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Revival
Utopia
Temperance
Lecture
Religious meeting
Community based on a vision of the perfect society
Drinking little or not alcohol
Speech meant to provide information, similar to what a teache…
Revival
Religious meeting
Utopia
Community based on a vision of the perfect society
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History of Our World Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Renaissance
humanism
movable type
indulgence
a widespread change in culture that took place in Europe, beg…
an interest in the classics
individual letters and marks that can be arranged and rearran…
an official pardon for a sin given by the pope in return for…
Renaissance
a widespread change in culture that took place in Europe, beg…
humanism
an interest in the classics
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Chapter 15 Vocabulary World History
depression
collective bargaining
deficit spending
surrealism
VQ a period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
the right of unions to negotiate with employers over wages an…
when a government pays out more money than it takes in throug…
an artistic movement that seeks to depict the world of the un…
depression
VQ a period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
collective bargaining
the right of unions to negotiate with employers over wages an…
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History Chapter 15
minecraft
snake
mouse
frog
minecraft
snake
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MADISON TX History - Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Texas
annexation
Sam Houston
U.S. Mexican War
Home State
Texas joins the U.S
Texas President
Mexico tried to get Texas land
Texas
Home State
annexation
Texas joins the U.S
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US History Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
nativism
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
mixture of people of different cultures
favoritism toward native-born Americans
Ellis Island
Immigration station in NYC where many European immigrants cam…
Angel Island
Immigration station in San Francisco, California where many A…
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Chapter 15.1 and 15.2 Vocabulary HISTORY
Arabian Peninsula
Anatolian Peninsula
Plateau of Iran
Dead Sea
a peninsula of Southwest Asia between the Red Sea and the Per…
in Southwest Asia between the Black Sea and the Mediterranean…
a high plateau in central and eastern Iran, surrounded by mou…
borders Israel and is not in stable living conditions for ani…
Arabian Peninsula
a peninsula of Southwest Asia between the Red Sea and the Per…
Anatolian Peninsula
in Southwest Asia between the Black Sea and the Mediterranean…
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History 10 - Chapter 15 Vocabulary
John F. Kennedy
Great Society
flexible response
space race
President of U.S from 1961-1963
Johnson's goals for the U.S. In healthcare, education, the en…
Defense policy allowing for the appropriate action in any siz…
Competition between U.S. and U.S.S.R. to develop technology t…
John F. Kennedy
President of U.S from 1961-1963
Great Society
Johnson's goals for the U.S. In healthcare, education, the en…
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Crossroads US History Chapter 15
border state
emancipation
income tax
martial law
Slave states that did not secede
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
Tax on money people receive
Rule in which the military is in charge and citizens' rights…
border state
Slave states that did not secede
emancipation
The fact or process of being set free from legal, social, or…
43 terms
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 15
Civil Rights Act of 1866
14th Amendment
equal protection of the laws
due process of law
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
Part of the 14th amendment, it emphasizes that the laws must…
Part of the 14 Amendment, it denies the government the right,…
Civil Rights Act of 1866
This act declared that all African Americans were U.S. citize…
14th Amendment
Ratified in 1868, this Constitutional amendment, declares tha…
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American History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Sectionalism
Fugitive
Secede
Abstain
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Runaway, enslaved, people
To leave or withdraw
To not take part in some activity, such as voting
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Fugitive
Runaway, enslaved, people
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History 500 Chapter 15 Vocabulary
prejudice
civil
ratify
appeal
having a negative judgment or opinion of something or someone…
non criminal cases involving disputes among individals about…
to approve, to make a written document offical by signing it.
to request that a case or a decision be reviewed by a higher…
prejudice
having a negative judgment or opinion of something or someone…
civil
non criminal cases involving disputes among individals about…
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Chapter 15 World History
Albert Einstein
theory of relativity
Sigmund Freud
unconscious
German physicist who had ideas of space, time, energy, and ma…
ideas about the interrelationships between time/space and ene…
Austrian physician who treated patients with psychological pr…
irrational part of the human mind
Albert Einstein
German physicist who had ideas of space, time, energy, and ma…
theory of relativity
ideas about the interrelationships between time/space and ene…
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American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
melting pot
nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
11 terms
American History Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Sectionalism
Fugitive
Secede
Abstain
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Runaway, enslaved, people
To leave or withdraw
To not take part in some activity, such as voting
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Fugitive
Runaway, enslaved, people
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World History Chapter 15
apartheid
Pan-Africanism
Pan--Arabism
OPEC
"apartness," the system of racial segregation in South Africa…
the unity of all black Africans, regardless of national bound…
Arab unity, regardless of national boundaries (p. 679)
the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Counties formed in 19…
apartheid
"apartness," the system of racial segregation in South Africa…
Pan-Africanism
the unity of all black Africans, regardless of national bound…
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US History Vocabulary Chapter 15
Wilmont Provisio
Free-Soil Party
Fugitive Slave Act
Dred Scott
bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery from any te…
political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
law aroused great opposition and widespread disobediance in t…
his lawsuit to gain freedom was denied in a landmark Supreme…
Wilmont Provisio
bill that unsuccessfully attempted to ban slavery from any te…
Free-Soil Party
political party that was dedicated to stopping the expansion…
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American History 2 - Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Muckraker
Direct Primary
Initiative
referendum
one who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usuall…
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
Procedure whereby a certain number of voters may, by petition…
a legislative act is referred for final approval to a popular…
Muckraker
one who spreads real or alleged scandal about another (usuall…
Direct Primary
a primary where voters directly select the candidates who wil…
15 terms
American history II ~ Chapter 15
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting pot
Nativism
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
the mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
Ellis Island
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
Angel Island
A receiving station on the west coast, active 1910,- 1940 and…
34 terms
US HISTORY Vocabulary-Chapter 15
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
32nd president... Elected in 1932
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end the Depression
Law that created insurance for banks
Law to regulate stock information
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR)
32nd president... Elected in 1932
New Deal
Franklin Roosevelt's programs to end the Depression
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Chapter 15 Vocabulary for US History
Franklin D Roosevelt
New Deal
Glass-Steagall Act
Federal Securities Act
President of the U.S for the majority of the Great Depression…
a package of legislation enacted by Franklin D. Roosevelt dur…
the 1933 law that estab- lished the Federal Deposit Insurance…
a law, enacted in 1933, that required corporations to provide…
Franklin D Roosevelt
President of the U.S for the majority of the Great Depression…
New Deal
a package of legislation enacted by Franklin D. Roosevelt dur…
29 terms
Chapter 15 History Vocabulary
Maize
Kwakiutl
Hohokam
The Pueblo
Native American word for corn
One of the Pacific coast peoples
People living in modern Arizona who dug in irrigation canal a…
First of the two groups of people living in modern Arizona wh…
Maize
Native American word for corn
Kwakiutl
One of the Pacific coast peoples
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World History- Chapter 15, Renaissance and Reformation
Renaissance
secular
humanism
Baldassare Castiglione
It means "re-birth". An era of renewed interest and remarkabl…
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
a movement that emphasized the possibilities of individual ac…
Italian aristocrat who wrote "The Courtier", which became a h…
Renaissance
It means "re-birth". An era of renewed interest and remarkabl…
secular
having a worldly (ordinary life) rather than spiritual (churc…
34 terms
World History - Chapter 15
Renaissance
Why Renaissance Started in Italy
The Prince
Rafael
Means rebirth; Artistic and philosophical advances took place…
Ruins of Roman Empire inspired them; Crusades and trade; Trad…
Essay By Nicolo Machiavelli; about the government and how it…
Known for Madonna's or also called Virgin Mary's
Renaissance
Means rebirth; Artistic and philosophical advances took place…
Why Renaissance Started in Italy
Ruins of Roman Empire inspired them; Crusades and trade; Trad…
9 terms
History chapter 15
Christopher Columbus
Queen Isabella
King Ferdinand
Eratosthenes
A explorer that grew up in a island off of the Medertertelnia…
Queen of Castile but when she married King Ferdinand they rul…
King of Aragon but when he married Queen Isabella they made a…
A greek mathematician that lived 17 centuries before Cristoph…
Christopher Columbus
A explorer that grew up in a island off of the Medertertelnia…
Queen Isabella
Queen of Castile but when she married King Ferdinand they rul…
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History Vocabulary Chapter 15
fjord
manor
feudalism
knight
long deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs
a large house with lands
political system where lords owned lands and vassals peasants…
man who served his lord and fought in his army
fjord
long deep inlet of the sea between high cliffs
manor
a large house with lands
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South Carolina History: Chapter 15 Vocabulary
Black Codes
carpetbagger
freedmen
Freedmen's Bureau
a series of laws, enacted by most of the southern states afte…
northern whites who moved south after the Civil War
former slaves
a federal government agency established in 1865 to provide fo…
Black Codes
a series of laws, enacted by most of the southern states afte…
carpetbagger
northern whites who moved south after the Civil War
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