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History vocabulary
partisan
Federalists
Democratic-Republicans
Alien and Sedition Acts
Favoring one side of an issue.
Those who were in favor of the Constitution and supported Was…
Those in favor of a limited government.
A series of acts passed by federalists to silence the republi…
partisan
Favoring one side of an issue.
Federalists
Those who were in favor of the Constitution and supported Was…
24 terms
History Vocabulary
the past
history
ancient
age
Everything that happened before today
The documentation of our past
Occurred before history was recorded
A large period of time that was characterized by certain huma…
the past
Everything that happened before today
history
The documentation of our past
History Vocabulary
Document / Text
Primary Resource
Secondary Resource
Summary
Anything that communicates historical information, usually a…
A primary resource is a text created by someone with direct p…
A secondary resource is a text created by someone who is inte…
To restate what a text is saying in your own words.
Document / Text
Anything that communicates historical information, usually a…
Primary Resource
A primary resource is a text created by someone with direct p…
33 terms
History Vocabulary
Ottoman Empire
stateless nation
Palestinians
Promised Land
the collapse of this Turkish empire after WWI allowed the Bri…
people with strong ethnic loyalties but no country (self-gove…
the mostly Arab Muslim population of Israel living in the Wes…
the land "promised" to Abraham and his Jewish descendants; no…
Ottoman Empire
the collapse of this Turkish empire after WWI allowed the Bri…
stateless nation
people with strong ethnic loyalties but no country (self-gove…
10 terms
History Vocabulary
Apprentice
Charter
Common law
Guild
a person who learns a job or a skill by working for a fixed p…
a document that is descried by base law of a group
a law that is developed from an English court describe a cust…
a medieval association of merchants and craftsman
Apprentice
a person who learns a job or a skill by working for a fixed p…
Charter
a document that is descried by base law of a group
vocabulary history
Indus River Valley
Monsoons
Mohenjo - Daro
Harappa
a bronze age civilization
a seasonal shift in wether
Indus River Valley
a bronze age civilization
Monsoons
a seasonal shift in wether
11 terms
History Vocabulary
Agriculture
Civilization
Cultural
Economic
farming, including growing crops and raising livestock
a society with cities, a government, workers who specialize i…
relating to culture - people's learned behavior and ways of l…
relating to the production, distribution, and use of income,…
Agriculture
farming, including growing crops and raising livestock
Civilization
a society with cities, a government, workers who specialize i…
69 terms
History Vocabulary
Sea Peoples
Four Noble Truths
Aristocracy
Aryans
Confederacy of naval raiders who did new invasions in the 13t…
Four central beliefs containing the essence of Buddhist teach…
An upper-class whose wealth is based on land and whose power…
A group of Nomadic peoples / A racial grouping commonly used…
Sea Peoples
Confederacy of naval raiders who did new invasions in the 13t…
Four Noble Truths
Four central beliefs containing the essence of Buddhist teach…
26 terms
History Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Integral
Decade
Era
Archaeology
essential and necessary
a group or set of 10 years
a large division of time
the study of objects to learn about past human life
Integral
essential and necessary
Decade
a group or set of 10 years
35 terms
Texas History Vocabulary
physical geographic feature
region
indigenous
nomad
any characteristic of the Earth's surface that was created by…
a spatial area of land that is unified by a common characteri…
originating in a specific place or region
someone who moves from place to place with no permanent home
physical geographic feature
any characteristic of the Earth's surface that was created by…
region
a spatial area of land that is unified by a common characteri…
5 terms
Vocabulary-History
slash and burn
agricultural revolution
hunter gatherer
domestication
slashing tree bark and burning grasses to promote farming
dramatic change when humans began to farm the land
early human who gathered food and hunted animals for food
taming animals into herds to use for meat, skins, and other u…
slash and burn
slashing tree bark and burning grasses to promote farming
agricultural revolution
dramatic change when humans began to farm the land
US History - Vocabulary
Foreign Policy/Affairs
Neutrality
Colony
Colonist
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
An area (territory) that is settled by a group of people from…
A settler or person who lives in a colony
Foreign Policy/Affairs
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
Neutrality
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
7 terms
history vocabulary
Anno Domini
artifacts
civilization
fertile
In the year of the Lord
remains of things that were made by mankind
a society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
rich in the substances plants need to grow
Anno Domini
In the year of the Lord
artifacts
remains of things that were made by mankind
164 terms
History Vocabulary
accomplish
achieve
advantage
African Americans
完成
实现
优点
非洲裔美国人
accomplish
完成
achieve
实现
18 terms
History Vocabulary
Decade
Century
Millennium
Era
A period of ten years
A period of one hundred years
A period of one thousand years
A large division of time
Decade
A period of ten years
Century
A period of one hundred years
30 terms
History Vocabulary
indigenous
bias
propaganda
quid pro quo
native to an area (plants, animals)
having a point or perspective (The Vols are awesome.)
a one sided presentation designed to sway opinion (commercial…
doing something for someone expecting something in return (lo…
indigenous
native to an area (plants, animals)
bias
having a point or perspective (The Vols are awesome.)
13 terms
Important History Vocabulary
Chronology
Spectrum
Timeline
Decade
Arranging events in time order, from oldest to newest, or new…
Arranging events based on their importance
A line organizer used to plot important events
A period of 10 years
Chronology
Arranging events in time order, from oldest to newest, or new…
Spectrum
Arranging events based on their importance
25 terms
World History (Intro Vocabulary)
Revolution
Agriculture
Imperialism
Culture
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming
The practice of conquering other lands, farming colonies in o…
The way of life, religion, ideas, arts, tools of a certain pe…
Revolution
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government
Agriculture
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming
History Vocabulary
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Demography
Historiography
Historical information from first hand sources, such as relic…
Historical information from second hand sources, such as hist…
The study of populations and how they change over time and ar…
The study of the study of history. How history has been inter…
Primary Source
Historical information from first hand sources, such as relic…
Secondary Source
Historical information from second hand sources, such as hist…
History Vocabulary
colonization
colony
Pilgrims
plantations
the act of setting up a colony away from one's place of origin
settlement far from the country that rules it
people who travel to a new place for religious reasons
large farms with many workers who live on the land they work
colonization
the act of setting up a colony away from one's place of origin
colony
settlement far from the country that rules it
24 terms
History Vocabulary
History
Prehistory
history
artifacts
is divided up into 2 periods of what is available to study
the period of time before writing began
the period of time after writing was developed
the objects made long ago by people example: spears
History
is divided up into 2 periods of what is available to study
Prehistory
the period of time before writing began
34 terms
World History Chapter 7 Vocabulary
King Clovis
Medieval
Charles Martel
Charlemagne
warrior king of the Franks who won many battles and establish…
time between ancient and modern times - middle age
rallied Frankish warriors in the battle of Tours in 732- beca…
Charles the Great - grandson of Charles Martel built an empir…
King Clovis
warrior king of the Franks who won many battles and establish…
Medieval
time between ancient and modern times - middle age
12 terms
History Vocabulary
Acropolis
Agora
Assembly
Boule
A fortified hill on which temples, shrines, and statues were…
A large open marketplace surrounded by government buildings.
The group of voters which consisted of all citizens.
A council which assisted the consisted of 500 members who wer…
Acropolis
A fortified hill on which temples, shrines, and statues were…
Agora
A large open marketplace surrounded by government buildings.
History Vocabulary
natural increase
frontier
subsistence farmers
tidewater
increase of population by birth
the extreme limit of settled land beyond which lies wildernes…
raise just enough to provide for own families
area along coast rivers and inlets
natural increase
increase of population by birth
frontier
the extreme limit of settled land beyond which lies wildernes…
History-Vocabulary
Iconography
Nationalism in art
Baldachino
Effacement
the meaning for its original audience
started after the French Revolution and Napoleonic wars
an ornamental structure resembling canopy
disappearing with time
Iconography
the meaning for its original audience
Nationalism in art
started after the French Revolution and Napoleonic wars
7 terms
History Vocabulary
Currency
Commission
City-State
Republic
Money
To order and pay for new buildings and art
An independent state consisting of a city and the surrounding…
A form of government in which citizens elect representatives…
Currency
Money
Commission
To order and pay for new buildings and art
History vocabulary
Pilgrims
Puritans
Mayflower Compact
Colony
"Pilgrims were one Separatist group that left England in the…
"Puritans wanted to purify, or reform the Anglican Church."
Mayflower Compact; a legal contract in which they agreed to h…
"An area that is controlled by or belongs to a country."
Pilgrims
"Pilgrims were one Separatist group that left England in the…
Puritans
"Puritans wanted to purify, or reform the Anglican Church."
25 terms
HISTORY Vocabulary
militarism
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
Kaiser William II
Western Front
the belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I; hi…
Wilhelm II or William II (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Al…
The Western Front was the name applied to the fighting zone i…
militarism
the belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
Archduke Francis Ferdinand
archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I; hi…
53 terms
History Vocabulary
BC
BCE
AD
CE
Before Christ, notes dates before year zero
Before Common Era, notes dates before year zero
Anno Domini, notes dates after year zero
Common Era, notes dates after year zero
BC
Before Christ, notes dates before year zero
BCE
Before Common Era, notes dates before year zero
25 terms
History vocabulary
Absolute Monarchy
Devine Rights
Natural Rights
Evident
A ruler with complete authority over government and people.
The belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God.
Rights that belong to every human at birth.
Clearly seen or understood; plain/obvious
Absolute Monarchy
A ruler with complete authority over government and people.
Devine Rights
The belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God.
18 terms
History Vocabulary
Zollverein
Realpolitik
Schleswig and Holstein
Austro-Prussian War
Creating an economic union.
Realistic politics based on a tough-minded evaluation of the…
Two providences that were divided up by Austria and Prussia a…
A seven-week long war between Prussia and Austria launched by…
Zollverein
Creating an economic union.
Realpolitik
Realistic politics based on a tough-minded evaluation of the…
7 terms
History Vocabulary
Black Codes
Radical Republicans
14th Amendment
Reconstruction Acts
A code that limited the freedom of free Blacks. If they could…
This group of people were lead by Thaddeus Stevens and Charle…
This Amendment gave the Freedmen's Bureau power to use Milita…
This Act occurred in 1867. This allowed the military to contr…
Black Codes
A code that limited the freedom of free Blacks. If they could…
Radical Republicans
This group of people were lead by Thaddeus Stevens and Charle…
History Vocabulary
Economy
persecution
seperatists
interdependence
The process of buying or bartering
Cruel treatment of someone or a group
People who want to form a new country, religion, etc.
A relationship with someone, friend, family, etc.
Economy
The process of buying or bartering
persecution
Cruel treatment of someone or a group
Chapter 5 History Vocabulary
Viceroy
Moscoso Expedition
Epidemics
Columbian Exchange
a governor who rules as a representative of a king or sovereign
an expedition led by Luis de Moscoso to the Brazos River. Aft…
the rapid spread of infectious disease to a large number of p…
a period of cultural ad biological exchanges between the new…
Viceroy
a governor who rules as a representative of a king or sovereign
Moscoso Expedition
an expedition led by Luis de Moscoso to the Brazos River. Aft…
13 terms
History Vocabulary
Boycott
Representative
Troops
Parliament
When someone protests or refuses to do something.
Is a selected official chosen to act or speak for others, in…
Groups of soldiers.
A group of people who make the law.
Boycott
When someone protests or refuses to do something.
Representative
Is a selected official chosen to act or speak for others, in…
History Vocabulary
Transcendentalism
Progressive
Anarchist
Intuition
People have knowledge about themselves and the world around t…
Change or reform
A person who believes there should be no government and refus…
A thing you know from instinct or feeling rather than deliber…
Transcendentalism
People have knowledge about themselves and the world around t…
Progressive
Change or reform
8 terms
History vocabulary
Resistance
Guerilla warfare
D-Day
Kamikaze
Those who opposed the Germans occupying... their country.
A kind of fighting that involves small attacks against an ene…
The Allied invasion of France in 1944.
A Japanese pilot who crashed his plane into an enemy ship and…
Resistance
Those who opposed the Germans occupying... their country.
Guerilla warfare
A kind of fighting that involves small attacks against an ene…
History Vocabulary
discouraging
originate
chronological
implement
to lessen the courage or confidence of
to give rise or to begin
of relating to, or arranged in or according to time
laws and rules
discouraging
to lessen the courage or confidence of
originate
to give rise or to begin
97 terms
Vocabulary (History)
League of Nations
isolationism
Treaty of Versailles
imperialism
established in President Wilson's fourteen points; it was des…
to stay apart; avoiding political ties with other countries
treaty that ended WWI
strong countries take over weak
League of Nations
established in President Wilson's fourteen points; it was des…
isolationism
to stay apart; avoiding political ties with other countries
13 terms
History vocabulary
Primary sourse
Secondary sourse
Timeline
Place
Info that comes directly from the person who experienced the…
Info about an event that doesn't come from a person who exper…
A line marked off with a series of events and dates.
The mix of human and nonhuman features at a given location.
Primary sourse
Info that comes directly from the person who experienced the…
Secondary sourse
Info about an event that doesn't come from a person who exper…
History vocabulary
imperialism
empire
revolution
Age of Exploration
one country controlling the government and economy of another…
a nation that rules several other nations
a major change
a time during the 1400's-1600's when European countries seek…
imperialism
one country controlling the government and economy of another…
empire
a nation that rules several other nations
87 terms
History (Vocabulary)
Migration
Culture
Environment
Paleo-Indian
the movement of people from one region to another.
the common values and traditions of a society, such as langua…
The climate and landscape that surrounds living things.
the first Americans who crossed from Asia into North America…
Migration
the movement of people from one region to another.
Culture
the common values and traditions of a society, such as langua…
31 terms
World History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
steppes
migration
Hittites
group of semi nomadic people
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
movements of a people from one region to another
Indo-European speakers who formed an empire which combined id…
Indo-Europeans
group of semi nomadic people
steppes
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
30 terms
History Vocabulary
Archaeology
Anthropology
Argument
Artifact
The recovery of material evidence for human life and culture
The study of humankind; a discipline related to history that…
Persuasive logic that is based on premises, supported by evid…
An object made by humans that is of historical or archaeologi…
Archaeology
The recovery of material evidence for human life and culture
Anthropology
The study of humankind; a discipline related to history that…
148 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
Anthropomorphic
Archaeology
Composite View
Composition
In the shape of a human
The Study of Artifacts
A view of the frontal and profile(side) together
What an art piece is made of
Anthropomorphic
In the shape of a human
Archaeology
The Study of Artifacts
17 terms
History vocabulary
Vertical Integration
Horizontal consolidation
Social Darwinism
monopoly
Which he brought out all his suppliers coal and iron mines, o…
companies producing similar products emerge
The process of survival of the fittest
Complete control over its industry's production, quality, wag…
Vertical Integration
Which he brought out all his suppliers coal and iron mines, o…
Horizontal consolidation
companies producing similar products emerge
472 terms
AP Art History Vocabulary
apadana
arch
arcuated
blind arcade
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
arch-shaped
arcade having no actual opening, used as decoration to wall s…
apadana
great audience hall in ancient Persian palaces
arch
curved structural member spanning an opening, generally compo…
29 terms
History Vocabulary
monotheism
rabbi
covenant
tribe
Belief in one God
teacher of the torah
An agreement or promise
A separate family group that descended from Jacob
monotheism
Belief in one God
rabbi
teacher of the torah
15 terms
History Vocabulary
constitution
suffrage
temperance
abolitionism
a written document which outlines the structure of a government
legal ability to vote
a movement to get people to drink less ( or no ) alcohol
a movement to abolish (eliminate) slavery in the united states
constitution
a written document which outlines the structure of a government
suffrage
legal ability to vote
18 terms
vocabulary history
Imperialism
Racism
Social Darwinism
Berlin Conference
is a type of advocacy of empire.
is prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against…
is a modern name given to various theories of society that em…
regulated European colonization and trade in Africa during th…
Imperialism
is a type of advocacy of empire.
Racism
is prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against…
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