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World History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
The language of the Tamil people who live in southern India.…
Mauryan Empire
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
Asoka
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
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World History - Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
religious toleration
Tamil
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
acceptance of people who hold different beliefs
language spoken in southern India
Mauryan Empire
321 B.C.; conquered Nanda King; conquered Seleucus I, one of…
Asoka
Grandson of Chandragupta, brought the Mauryan Empire to its g…
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Chapter 7 Vocabulary HISTORY
Commonwealth of Nations
Imperialism
Representative government ( 3 steps)
Briton
an association made up of the United Kingdom and many former…
the practice of one country controlling the government and ec…
a system of government with legislature that is at least part…
a British person
Commonwealth of Nations
an association made up of the United Kingdom and many former…
Imperialism
the practice of one country controlling the government and ec…
American History / Chapter 7
John C. Calhoun
Revenue Tariff
Protective Tariff
John Marshall
Republican that proposed the 2nd National Bank and sponsored…
A tax on goods that provides income for the federal government
A tax on goods to help domestic manufacturers by taxing impor…
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court whose rulings helped estab…
John C. Calhoun
Republican that proposed the 2nd National Bank and sponsored…
Revenue Tariff
A tax on goods that provides income for the federal government
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American History Chapter 7
Ragtime
assimilate
Jim Crow
Lynching
Style of music consisting of melodies with shifting accents o…
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
System of laws that segregated public services by race, begin…
Illegal seizure and execution of a person by a mob
Ragtime
Style of music consisting of melodies with shifting accents o…
assimilate
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
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Tx History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
alliances
filibuster
transform
neutral
an agreement among countries
an individual who carries out unauthorized warfare against a…
to change
referring to an area that does not belong to any country
alliances
an agreement among countries
filibuster
an individual who carries out unauthorized warfare against a…
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Vocabulary Chapter 7 - History
hessian mercenaries
Strategy
Rendezvous
Battles of Saratoga
a professional soldier from Germany hired to fight for Englan…
an overall plan of action
a meeting
series of conflicts in Saratoga, New York - led to the surren…
hessian mercenaries
a professional soldier from Germany hired to fight for Englan…
Strategy
an overall plan of action
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History Chapter 7
The 1st permanent European settlement…
The colony founded by Sir Walter Ralei…
England defeated the _____ Armada in 1…
In what year was Jamestown founded?
St. Augustine
Roanoke
Spanish
1607
The 1st permanent European settlement…
St. Augustine
The colony founded by Sir Walter Ralei…
Roanoke
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History Vocabulary Chapter 7
Communication
Stagecoach
Telegraph
Transcontinental Railroad
The sending and receiving of information.
An enclosed Wagon pulled by a team of horses.
The use of knowledge or tools to make or do something.
A railroad that crosses the north American Continent, linking…
Communication
The sending and receiving of information.
Stagecoach
An enclosed Wagon pulled by a team of horses.
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary
Indentured Servant
Constitution
Indigo
Debtor
A person who agreed to work for another person without pay fo…
A written plan of government.
A plant from which a blue dye can be made.
A person who was put in prison for owing money.
Indentured Servant
A person who agreed to work for another person without pay fo…
Constitution
A written plan of government.
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History - Chapter 7
Stock
Profit
Mayflower Compact
Charter
Shares of ownership in a company
Money remaining after the cost of a business have been paid
Agreement the Pilgrims made before landing in New England to…
A document that permits one to settle land
Stock
Shares of ownership in a company
Profit
Money remaining after the cost of a business have been paid
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary!!
isthmus
harbor
trireme
cultural borrowing
a small strip of land, with water on both sides, that connect…
sheltered place with deep water close to shore.
a large (big) fighting ship, used by the Ancient Greeks and o…
adapting customs from one culture for use in another. (Like S…
isthmus
a small strip of land, with water on both sides, that connect…
harbor
sheltered place with deep water close to shore.
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary
bicameral
republic
abandon
ordinance
having two separate lawmaking chambers
a gov. in which citizens rule through elected representatives
to give up
law
bicameral
having two separate lawmaking chambers
republic
a gov. in which citizens rule through elected representatives
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History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
minutemen
siege
First Continental Congress
Redcoats
militia members who began calling themselves this because the…
a situation in which soldiers surround a city or fort.
a Congress with 56 colonial delegates that met in 1774. They…
the nickname for the British soldiers given to them by the co…
minutemen
militia members who began calling themselves this because the…
siege
a situation in which soldiers surround a city or fort.
History vocabulary chapter 7
Age of Enlightenment
Assignats
Black Cardinals
Bourgeoisie
An intullectual movement which sprang up for a whole hearted…
Laws passed to confiscate the Churches property and was redis…
Cardinals who were forced to wear black vestments like priest…
French upper middle class composed of mostly wealthy bankers,…
Age of Enlightenment
An intullectual movement which sprang up for a whole hearted…
Assignats
Laws passed to confiscate the Churches property and was redis…
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary
bicameral
republic
ordinance
depreciate
having 2 separate lawmaking chambers.
a government in which citizens rule through elected represent…
law.
to fall in value.
bicameral
having 2 separate lawmaking chambers.
republic
a government in which citizens rule through elected represent…
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History chapter 7 vocabulary
Hacienda
Presidio
El Camino Real
Pueblo Revolt
A large ranch with houses, gardens, workshops, and mills
A Spanish army fort
A road built by Spanish settlers that connected New Mexico an…
Attacks by the Pueblo people on Spanish settlers in New Mexico
Hacienda
A large ranch with houses, gardens, workshops, and mills
Presidio
A Spanish army fort
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World History Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
The language of the Tamil people who live in southern India.…
Mauryan Empire
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
Asoka
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
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US History - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Angel Island
Jane Addams
urbanization
tenement
located in San Fransisco Bay; a major reception center for As…
helped found the Hull House- in Chicago
the growth of cities
a mutlifamily urban dwelling, usually over crowded and and un…
Angel Island
located in San Fransisco Bay; a major reception center for As…
Jane Addams
helped found the Hull House- in Chicago
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History Chapter 7 vocabulary
jade
oracle
mandate of heaven
lords
a hard gemstone
pridiction
gave power to the king or leader and no one ruled without hea…
people of high rank
jade
a hard gemstone
oracle
pridiction
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary
Athens
Agora
Vendor
Slavery
A city-state in ancient Greece; the capital of modern-day Gre…
A public marker and meeting place in an ancient Greek city; t…
A seller of goods
Condition of being owned by, and forced to work for, someone…
Athens
A city-state in ancient Greece; the capital of modern-day Gre…
Agora
A public marker and meeting place in an ancient Greek city; t…
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American History chapter 7
Glided Age
Political machine
Graft
Tammany Hall
A period of cheating in politics
Behind the scenes control of government.
illegal use of political influence for their own wants.
Most famous political machine
Glided Age
A period of cheating in politics
Political machine
Behind the scenes control of government.
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 7
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
war hawks
Henry Clay
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
The 1810 congressional election brought a group of young Demo…
In 1810, he was a Kentucky member of the House of Representat…
Thomas Jefferson
He was George Washington's first secretary of state. A Democr…
Louisiana Purchase
In 1803, Jefferson purchased the Louisiana territory from Fra…
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History Chapter 7
Confederation
Articles of Confederation
ratify
Northwest Territory
A loose association or league of states
Drafted by John Dickinson
Formal approval
Thirteen Colonies
Confederation
A loose association or league of states
Articles of Confederation
Drafted by John Dickinson
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History Chapter 7
journalists
gasoline
Theodore Roosevelt
farmers
made people aware of problems in America
fuel that powered Henry Ford's car
president who pushed many Progressive ideas
wanted more power returned to the ordinary people
journalists
made people aware of problems in America
gasoline
fuel that powered Henry Ford's car
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World History Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
The language of the Tamil people who live in southern India.…
Mauryan Empire
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
Asoka
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
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AMSCO APUS History Chapter 7
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana Purchase
Quasi-War
John Marshall
Believed in... 1. strict constructionist ... 2. farmer was the back…
The U.S., under Jefferson, bought the Louisiana territory fro…
undeclared war between the US and France during Adams' Presid…
Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court whose brilliant legal e…
Thomas Jefferson
Believed in... 1. strict constructionist ... 2. farmer was the back…
Louisiana Purchase
The U.S., under Jefferson, bought the Louisiana territory fro…
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History 5: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
hacienda
presidio
El Camino Real
Pueblo Revolt
large estate built by wealthy Spanish ranchers in North America
military fort built by the Spanish
Spanish for "the royal road," a route that linked Spain's col…
Native American revolt in the late 1600s in which the Pueblo…
hacienda
large estate built by wealthy Spanish ranchers in North America
presidio
military fort built by the Spanish
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History Chapter 7 - Vocabulary
subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Himalayas
monsoons
a large landmass like a continent, only smaller
a mountain range in India
a mountain range in India
seasonal winds that bring either rain or dry weather
subcontinent
a large landmass like a continent, only smaller
Hindu Kush
a mountain range in India
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Q8.History Chapter 7
Harvard
Hornbook
Christopher Dock
New England
1st School in America
paddle-shaped board containing the alphabet and the Lord's Pr…
Mennonite schoolteacher greatly who greatly influenced Americ…
Had more schools than the other colonies in the colonial days.
Harvard
1st School in America
Hornbook
paddle-shaped board containing the alphabet and the Lord's Pr…
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American History - Chapter 7
Doubts
Water
Loyalists
Swamp Fox
Washington had personal ____about taking command of the Conti…
Molly Pitcher is famous for bringing this to the troops.
AKA Tories.
Francis Marion's cool nickname.
Doubts
Washington had personal ____about taking command of the Conti…
Water
Molly Pitcher is famous for bringing this to the troops.
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary words
Estate
Great Fear
Guillotine
Maximilien Robespierre
a class or order regarded as forming part of the body politic…
(1789) in the French Revolution, a period of panic and riot b…
a machine with a heavy blade sliding vertically in grooves, u…
was a French lawyer and politician, and one of the best-known…
Estate
a class or order regarded as forming part of the body politic…
Great Fear
(1789) in the French Revolution, a period of panic and riot b…
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U.S. History Chapter 7
Interchangeable parts
Mass Production
Industrial Revolution
Cotton Gin
Standardized parts that can be used in place of one another -…
The production of good in large quantities made possible by t…
The change in social and economic organization that resulted…
Machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented b…
Interchangeable parts
Standardized parts that can be used in place of one another -…
Mass Production
The production of good in large quantities made possible by t…
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Chapter 7 World History vocabulary
Govern
Democracy
Citizen
Vote
To rule
A government that gives the people the ruling power
A person who has certain rights and duties because he or she…
To choose leaders and pass laws
Govern
To rule
Democracy
A government that gives the people the ruling power
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Utah History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Bowery
Compromise
Emigrant
Immigrant
A shaded place for holding meetings
A settlement of differences by sacrifice on both sides
A person who moves out of a state or country
A person who moves into a state or country
Bowery
A shaded place for holding meetings
Compromise
A settlement of differences by sacrifice on both sides
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World History Chapter 7
Mauryan Empire
Asoka
Religious Toleration
Tamil
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
The acceptance of people who held different religious beliefs.
The language of the Tamil people who live in southern India.…
Mauryan Empire
The first Empire to unify most of the Indian subcontinent. It…
Asoka
The grandson of Chandragupta who ruled the Mauryan Empire and…
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History 4 Chapter 7
"house-raising"
fireplace
homespun
town criers
a time when neighbors got together to help a new settler buil…
used for both cooking and heating
a rough, gray material made by early colonists
men who were paid by the town to wander about the streets and…
"house-raising"
a time when neighbors got together to help a new settler buil…
fireplace
used for both cooking and heating
American History / Chapter 7
John C. Calhoun
John Marshall
Monroe Doctrine
Missouri Compromise
Republican that proposed the 2nd National Bank and sponsored…
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court whose rulings helped estab…
Did Not allow European powers from settling in North or South…
the compromise did not allow slavery in the territories north…
John C. Calhoun
Republican that proposed the 2nd National Bank and sponsored…
John Marshall
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court whose rulings helped estab…
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History Chapter 7, Egypt
Sphinx
Hieroglyphics
Papyrus
Obelisk
This monument has the body, legs, and paws of lion with the h…
Ancient Egyptian picture writing.
The first paper like material.
Tall, pointed monument to the sun god Ra
Sphinx
This monument has the body, legs, and paws of lion with the h…
Hieroglyphics
Ancient Egyptian picture writing.
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LA History Vocabulary Words Chapter 7
Annex
Antebellum
Apportioned
Bicameral
To incorporate (or blend) into an existing political unit.
Belonging to the period before a war, especially the American…
To divide and assign according to a plan.
A two-house governing body.
Annex
To incorporate (or blend) into an existing political unit.
Antebellum
Belonging to the period before a war, especially the American…
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US History Chapter 7
Revolutionary War
Continental Army
George Washington
American Weaknesses
The war that colonists in America fought for independence fro…
The American colonists
He led the American army. He was a very smart commander. He a…
1. They didn't have very many soldiers ... 2.They were poorly tr…
Revolutionary War
The war that colonists in America fought for independence fro…
Continental Army
The American colonists
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US History Chapter 7
South eastern Europe
Northwestern Europe
Push factor
war, unemployment, religious and polit…
Where were the New Immigrants from in the 1870's-1920's?
Where were the Old Immigrants from in the 1820's-1850's?
What is it called when you are forced out of an area?
What are some of the reasons people might emigrate to another…
South eastern Europe
Where were the New Immigrants from in the 1870's-1920's?
Northwestern Europe
Where were the Old Immigrants from in the 1820's-1850's?
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SC History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
monopoly
Loyalist
suffrage
ratified
complete control of a service or product by a company
a person who remained loyal to Britain
the right to vote
officially approved
monopoly
complete control of a service or product by a company
Loyalist
a person who remained loyal to Britain
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History Alive! Chapter 7 - Comparing the Colonies - Vocabulary
British
colonial regions
economy
democratic
colonies in America... coming from, located in, or related to G…
New England, Middle, Southern Colonies... areas in North Americ…
each colony varied... the way that a particular region or count…
some colonial governments... controlled or run by the people th…
British
colonies in America... coming from, located in, or related to G…
colonial regions
New England, Middle, Southern Colonies... areas in North Americ…
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American History Chapter 7/8 Vocabulary
Amendment
Checks and Balances
compromise
depression
a change, or correction, or improvement added to a document.
A system by which each branch of government limits the powers…
a settlement of a dispute or disagreement reached by each sid…
a period when economic activity slows and unemployment increa…
Amendment
a change, or correction, or improvement added to a document.
Checks and Balances
A system by which each branch of government limits the powers…
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History 6 Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Middle Ages
democracy
city-state
feudalism
the time between the ancient and modern times, about A.D. 500…
a kind of government in which citizens govern themselves
a city with its own government that was both a city and an in…
a system in which land was owned by lords, but held by vassal…
Middle Ages
the time between the ancient and modern times, about A.D. 500…
democracy
a kind of government in which citizens govern themselves
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Chapter 7 History
house-raising
homespun
town criers
circuit-riding preachers
a time when neighbors got together to help a new settler buil…
rough, gray material made by early colonists
men who were paid by the town to wander about the streets and…
men who traveled on horseback throughout the South, preaching…
house-raising
a time when neighbors got together to help a new settler buil…
homespun
rough, gray material made by early colonists
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Chapter 7 History Vocabulary
Bicameral
Articles of Confederation
Republic
Abandoned
Two-house legislatures.
A small and weak government where states still kept most of t…
A government where the citizens rule through elected represen…
To leave and not care.
Bicameral
Two-house legislatures.
Articles of Confederation
A small and weak government where states still kept most of t…
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American History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
George Washington
John Burgoyne
Joseph Brant
Benedict Arnold
He was the commander of the Continental Army.
He was a British army general in the Revolutionary War. He wo…
He was the Mohawk Chief who allied his tribe with the British.
He was a very good Continental Army general in the Revolution…
George Washington
He was the commander of the Continental Army.
John Burgoyne
He was a British army general in the Revolutionary War. He wo…
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History of Our World Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Athens
agora
vendor
slavery
a city-state in ancient Greece; the capital of modern-day Gre…
a public market and meeting place in an ancient Greek city; t…
a seller of goods
condition of being owned by, and forced to work for, someone…
Athens
a city-state in ancient Greece; the capital of modern-day Gre…
agora
a public market and meeting place in an ancient Greek city; t…
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