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49 terms
Imperialism-Honors U.S.
Matthew Perry
Spanish American War
DeLome Letter
Yellow Journalism
American Navy Commodore that tried to open Japan up to trade…
Started as Cuba fighting for independence from Spain. U.S joi…
Spanish Ambassador criticizing McKinley, considered one of th…
Journalism that greatly exaggerates topics, like equating mur…
Matthew Perry
American Navy Commodore that tried to open Japan up to trade…
Spanish American War
Started as Cuba fighting for independence from Spain. U.S joi…
20 terms
Industrialization-Honors U.S.
Cartels
Monopolies
Trusts
Horizontal Intergration
An agreement between competing firms to control prices of a p…
Exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular m…
A trust is a financial arrangement that allows a third party,…
Horizontal integration is where a company creates or acquires…
Cartels
An agreement between competing firms to control prices of a p…
Monopolies
Exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular m…
14 terms
Progressives-Honors U.S.
Upton Sinclair
Progressivism
Progressive Presidents
Underwood Tariff Act of 1913
Wrote "The Jungle", a book about how poorly the meat packing…
The idea that political and social reforms could solve the pr…
Roosevelt, Taft, Wilson
Lowered tariffs (taxes on imported goods from other countries…
Upton Sinclair
Wrote "The Jungle", a book about how poorly the meat packing…
Progressivism
The idea that political and social reforms could solve the pr…
14 terms
Roaring 20s-Honors U.S.
Henry Ford
Red Scare
Farmers After WW1
Automobile
Carmaker, introduced a series of methods and ideas that revol…
fear that communists were working to destroy the American way…
very poor, struggling, in debt due to overproduction of crops
mass production of the automobile. Became very popular during…
Henry Ford
Carmaker, introduced a series of methods and ideas that revol…
Red Scare
fear that communists were working to destroy the American way…
40 terms
Gilded Age-Honors U.S.
Ida B. Wells
Women's Suffrage
Gilded Age
Grandfather Clause
Protested against lynching and spoke out in the newspaper. Af…
National American Woman Suffrage Association formed in 1910 c…
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet…
Ida B. Wells
Protested against lynching and spoke out in the newspaper. Af…
Women's Suffrage
National American Woman Suffrage Association formed in 1910 c…
16 terms
Great Depression-Honors U.S.
FDR
Bank failures
Dust Bowl
Fireside Chats
Made the new New Deal, democrate, president;favored direct re…
Misguided monterary system;1st fireside chat was about the ba…
In the Great Plains, top soil and wind made the drought, forc…
radio speeches that explained issues and new deal programs to…
FDR
Made the new New Deal, democrate, president;favored direct re…
Bank failures
Misguided monterary system;1st fireside chat was about the ba…
49 terms
Imperialism-Honors U.S.
Matthew Perry
Spanish American War
DeLome Letter
Yellow Journalism
American Navy Commodore that tried to open Japan up to trade…
Started as Cuba fighting for independence from Spain. U.S joi…
Spanish Ambassador criticizing McKinley, considered one of th…
Journalism that greatly exaggerates topics, like equating mur…
Matthew Perry
American Navy Commodore that tried to open Japan up to trade…
Spanish American War
Started as Cuba fighting for independence from Spain. U.S joi…
112 terms
U.S. History Honors
King George III
French and Indian War
British
Proclamation of 1763
Not an active King, young, no global connections
War between British colonies vs. French and Indians
Who won French and Indian war?
Closed lands west of Appalachian mountains for colonial settl…
King George III
Not an active King, young, no global connections
French and Indian War
War between British colonies vs. French and Indians
102 terms
Honors U.S. History - Final
Jackie Robinson
Brown V. Board of Education
Jim Crow Laws
C.O.R.E
First African American MLB player
Desegregated public schools
Laws that allowed segregation in the South; De Jure
Created by Jim Farmer; first to embrace civil disobedience
Jackie Robinson
First African American MLB player
Brown V. Board of Education
Desegregated public schools
40 terms
Gilded Age-Honors U.S.
Ida B. Wells
Women's Suffrage
Gilded Age
Grandfather Clause
Protested against lynching and spoke out in the newspaper. Af…
National American Woman Suffrage Association formed in 1910 c…
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
A clause in registration laws allowing people who do not meet…
Ida B. Wells
Protested against lynching and spoke out in the newspaper. Af…
Women's Suffrage
National American Woman Suffrage Association formed in 1910 c…
50 terms
U.S. History honors
The democratic platform in which FDR c…
One striking new feature of 1932 presi…
When FDR became president in March 193…
___________was the single most popular…
Social and political and balanced budget
Republican and democratic
Banking
Civilian Conservation Corps
The democratic platform in which FDR c…
Social and political and balanced budget
One striking new feature of 1932 presi…
Republican and democratic
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Honors U.S. - POTUS
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
-1788... -Established 2 term limit... -only president to earn every…
-1796... -1st to live in White House (DC)... -His VP went on to be…
-1800... -Only president to start a university (UVA)... -Author of…
-1808... -"Father of the constitution"... -Author of the federalist…
George Washington
-1788... -Established 2 term limit... -only president to earn every…
John Adams
-1796... -1st to live in White House (DC)... -His VP went on to be…
40 terms
Honors U.S. History
Bessemer Process
Laissez-Faire
Corporation
Monopoly
This let the steel industry mass produce steel causing it to…
An economic system where the government has very minimal infl…
A company that is owned and run by shareholders.
A company that has complete control of an industry, supply, o…
Bessemer Process
This let the steel industry mass produce steel causing it to…
Laissez-Faire
An economic system where the government has very minimal infl…
89 terms
Honors U.S. History
new immigrants
assimilation
ellis island
angel island
immigrants who had come to the US after the 1880s from southe…
blending into society. Americanizing
Immigration processing center that open in New York Harbor in…
The immigration station at San Francisco Bay. Chinese immigra…
new immigrants
immigrants who had come to the US after the 1880s from southe…
assimilation
blending into society. Americanizing
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U.S. honors History
During the Civil war, lincoln suspends…
Not wanting to anger slaveholders who…
On November 19, 1863 lincoln delivered…
After the south lost the civil war cat…
habeas corpus
confederate
union
radical republicans
During the Civil war, lincoln suspends…
habeas corpus
Not wanting to anger slaveholders who…
confederate
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Honors U.S. History
Sacagawea
Women's Suffrage
3/5 Compromise
Jefferson Davis
Gilded Age
War of 1812
Civil War
Civil War
Sacagawea
Gilded Age
Women's Suffrage
War of 1812
69 terms
Honors U.S. History
common law
Magna Carta
precedent
redress of grievances
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
1215 document that listed the rights of English citizens and…
an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
compensation for a loss or wrong done to them
common law
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
Magna Carta
1215 document that listed the rights of English citizens and…
40 terms
Imperialism Honors U.S
Spheres of Influence
Boxer Rebellion
Gentlemen's Agreement
Great White Fleet
Areas where each nation claims special rights and economic pr…
"The Boxers" formed by Chinese to rid China of "Foreign Devil…
Agreement with Japan and U.S. Have worsening relationship bc…
U.S concerns about Japan's expansion. This sets sail for a wo…
Spheres of Influence
Areas where each nation claims special rights and economic pr…
Boxer Rebellion
"The Boxers" formed by Chinese to rid China of "Foreign Devil…
19 terms
Honors U.S. History |
Bering Land Bridge
Paleo-Indians
hunter-gatherers
migration
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
ancient people who crossed a land bridge from Asia to North A…
people who hunted animals from one region to another
a movement of people or animals from one region to another
Bering Land Bridge
a strip of land connecting Alaska with Russia that emerged fr…
Paleo-Indians
ancient people who crossed a land bridge from Asia to North A…
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Honors U.S Vocab
Americanization Movement
Social Darwinism
Monopoly
Bessemer process
A movement designed to assimilate people of wide ranging cult…
The theory that individuals, groups and peoples are subject t…
A construct in which only one company may offer products and…
First inexpensive industrial process for the mass production…
Americanization Movement
A movement designed to assimilate people of wide ranging cult…
Social Darwinism
The theory that individuals, groups and peoples are subject t…
11 terms
Honors U.S. History
headright system
pacifists
Mayflower Compact
Lord Baltimore
pieces of land were sold to settlers who agreed to come to Vi…
don't believe in fighting; war
was signed by pilgrims who were on the Mayflower ship. It was…
from Maryland; successors were his sons and brothers
headright system
pieces of land were sold to settlers who agreed to come to Vi…
pacifists
don't believe in fighting; war
69 terms
honors U.S. chapter 15
Why did Hoover have a slim chance of w…
Who won the 1932 election?
What happened to the Senate and House…
Who were the "Brain Trust"?
too many Americans blamed him for doing nothing to help the d…
Roosevelt
the democrats held the majority in both places
FDR's advisors
Why did Hoover have a slim chance of w…
too many Americans blamed him for doing nothing to help the d…
Who won the 1932 election?
Roosevelt
37 terms
U.S. HISTORY HONORS
John brown
William T. Sherman
Exoduster
Stephen A. Douglas
Man that broke into harpers ferry stealing weapons and giving…
Northern born superintendent of the Louisiana state seminary…
African Americans who moved from the post reconstruction to k…
Douglas Lincoln debates, debated for the south and pro slavery.
John brown
Man that broke into harpers ferry stealing weapons and giving…
William T. Sherman
Northern born superintendent of the Louisiana state seminary…
21 terms
U.S. History Honors
N. West Ordinance
Lousiana purchase
Andrew Jackson
Battle of New Orleans
# of free and slave states
Purchase from France to gain more territory
War hero during this time and helped win battle of New Orleans
Final major battle of 1812 even though the war was already over
N. West Ordinance
# of free and slave states
Lousiana purchase
Purchase from France to gain more territory
28 terms
Honors U.S. History
Alexis DeToqueville
Democracy in America
Economic Activities in Early America
"colony"
French lawyer that sent in 1813 to the US to study the US pri…
Bible for what America was.
East Coast- shipping "merchant" class- buying/selling to and…
An area that exists for the good of the mother country.
Alexis DeToqueville
French lawyer that sent in 1813 to the US to study the US pri…
Democracy in America
Bible for what America was.
60 terms
U.S. History Honors
Wilmot Proviso
Free Soil Party
Popular Sovereignty
Secede
proposed, but rejected, 1846 bill that would have banned slav…
antislavery political party of the mid- 1800s
A policy that stating that voters in the territory- not congr…
to withdraw formally from a membership in a group or an organ…
Wilmot Proviso
proposed, but rejected, 1846 bill that would have banned slav…
Free Soil Party
antislavery political party of the mid- 1800s
20 terms
U.S. Honors History
Allegiance
Decent
Impel
Endowed
Loyalty to another country or region
Adequate, respecting
To push or encourage to move forward
To be entitled to certain rights
Allegiance
Loyalty to another country or region
Decent
Adequate, respecting
133 terms
U.S. Government Honors
Majority Rule
Compromise
Citizen
Free Enterprise System
The more populated group will likely be right, as opposed to…
Changing a proposal or system to accommodate the desires of a…
Inhabitant of a state or nation who is granted civil rights i…
A system of economics that permits for corporate or private o…
Majority Rule
The more populated group will likely be right, as opposed to…
Compromise
Changing a proposal or system to accommodate the desires of a…
48 terms
Honors U.S. History
Labor Unions
cotton gin
Monroe Doctrine
Missouri Compromise
Groups of workers who unite to seek better pay & conditions
Machine that separated cotton seeds from the cotton
A policy that responded to the threats by European powers
the northern district of Massachusetts would enter the Union…
Labor Unions
Groups of workers who unite to seek better pay & conditions
cotton gin
Machine that separated cotton seeds from the cotton
60 terms
Honors U.S. History
Colonies had no representation in parl…
Ended the revolutionary war
France decided to help the Americans
First continental congress
Identify several sources which caused colonial dissatisfactio…
Why was the battle at Yorktown significant?
Why was the battle Saratoga a key turning point of the war fo…
What was the name of the colonial congress that was coordinat…
Colonies had no representation in parl…
Identify several sources which caused colonial dissatisfactio…
Ended the revolutionary war
Why was the battle at Yorktown significant?
U.S. History Honors
Conquistadors
Parliament
Stamp Act
Puritans
Spanish conquerors who came here to get rich quick and they k…
A governing body during the Middle Ages that represented the…
1765; Law that taxed printed goods, including: playing cards,…
A group of Protestants who lived by a strict moral code. They…
Conquistadors
Spanish conquerors who came here to get rich quick and they k…
Parliament
A governing body during the Middle Ages that represented the…
122 terms
Honors U.S. History
Jeffersonians favored what 2 things?
Jefferson instituted what 4 reforms wh…
What U.S. Supreme Court case helped to…
Why did Jefferson want to take control…
Territorial Expansion and the Spread of Slavery
-Eliminated internal taxes... -The whiskey tax... -Cut military bud…
Marbury vs Madison
Because he wanted to take control and deny the British the ab…
Jeffersonians favored what 2 things?
Territorial Expansion and the Spread of Slavery
Jefferson instituted what 4 reforms wh…
-Eliminated internal taxes... -The whiskey tax... -Cut military bud…
Honors U.S. History
"fifty four fourty or fight"
Texas appeal for Americans
battle of San jucinto River
secession
border dispute with great britain over oregon territory
cheap land
battle for Texas, US won, captured Santa Anna- this battle wo…
officially withdrawing from the union
"fifty four fourty or fight"
border dispute with great britain over oregon territory
Texas appeal for Americans
cheap land
27 terms
Honors U.S. History Quiz
Germans
Irish
Potato Famine
Government Revolution
Dominant U.S. immigrant group who came to the U.S. with many…
Dominant U.S. immigrant group who were looked down upon in th…
Agricultural collapse in Ireland caused by a fungus that forc…
Failed political attempt by the Germans that made many emigra…
Germans
Dominant U.S. immigrant group who came to the U.S. with many…
Irish
Dominant U.S. immigrant group who were looked down upon in th…
21 terms
Honors U.S. History
Causes of WW1
Nationalism
Imperialism
Militarism
Nationalism... Imperialism... Militarism... Alliances
Belief that your country is better than others
One country extending power over other areas
Policy of maintaining a very powerful military
Causes of WW1
Nationalism... Imperialism... Militarism... Alliances
Nationalism
Belief that your country is better than others
56 terms
U. S. History Honors Final
immigration
natural increase
English goods in colonies, effect
great awakening
more immigrants from Europe were coming to the U. S. -> addin…
how the population is really growing (babies)
made them feel more British also created an economic connection
preaching while passionate (remind you about hell), new way o…
immigration
more immigrants from Europe were coming to the U. S. -> addin…
natural increase
how the population is really growing (babies)
13 terms
Honors U.s Studies
Vertical integrations
Horizontal integrations
Who was most popular black person at t…
Were immigrants just allowed to come o…
When a company dominates a single step in the production proc…
When a company tries to control every step in the production…
Booker. T. Washington
Yes, immigrations were allowed to just come into the united s…
Vertical integrations
When a company dominates a single step in the production proc…
Horizontal integrations
When a company tries to control every step in the production…
25 terms
Honors U.S exam
egalitarianism
declaration of independence
stamp act congress
yorktown
all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities
the passing of Lee's resolution was the formal "declaration"…
a meeting in new york in response to the stamp act. they crea…
American and French joined forces and they were able to beat…
egalitarianism
all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities
declaration of independence
the passing of Lee's resolution was the formal "declaration"…
9 terms
WW2-Honors U.S.
Appeasement
Colonies Rebel Against Europe
Battle of Stalingrad
Battle of Midway
France & Britain's foreign policy against aggressive nations.…
the Colonies got hope that they can rebel against Europe afte…
turning point in Europe; battle between Germany and Soviet Un…
turning point in the Pacific and hurt the Japanese advance
Appeasement
France & Britain's foreign policy against aggressive nations.…
Colonies Rebel Against Europe
the Colonies got hope that they can rebel against Europe afte…
86 terms
Honors U.S Final
Muckrakers
Progressive Reforms
Upton Sinclair
NAACP
Dug up "muck" about wrondoing among busineses and politicnas,…
Initiative, referendum, and the recall... Voters wanted great…
famous muckraker who wrote the book, "The Jungle"... Exposed…
Worked through the courts to secure legal equality for all Am…
Muckrakers
Dug up "muck" about wrondoing among busineses and politicnas,…
Progressive Reforms
Initiative, referendum, and the recall... Voters wanted great…
85 terms
Honors U.S. Midterm
Democracy
Confederation
Oligarchy
Dictatorship
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A loose association of states that come together for foreign…
A small group of people that rule. (Senate during the Roman r…
One person rules absolutely for a limited period of time (oft…
Democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Confederation
A loose association of states that come together for foreign…
187 terms
Midterms: Honors U.S. History
"Captains of Industry"
Andrew Carnegie
Bessemer Process
Capitalism
Billionaire capitalists like Andrew Carnegie and John D Rocke…
Steel Tycoon
A better method of the current way of purifying steel
Economic system where Free Market operates on supply and dema…
"Captains of Industry"
Billionaire capitalists like Andrew Carnegie and John D Rocke…
Andrew Carnegie
Steel Tycoon
40 terms
U.S. Honors History
Who wrote the Federalists Papers
What suggestion by Roger Sherman led t…
What original form of government prove…
What constitutional rule about countin…
Alexander Hamilton and John Adams
Great compromise
Articles of confederation
3/5 compromise
Who wrote the Federalists Papers
Alexander Hamilton and John Adams
What suggestion by Roger Sherman led t…
Great compromise
29 terms
U.S. History Honors
Who is the Sitting Bull
Who is the red cloud
Dawes Act
Assimilation
Leader of Hunkpapa Sioux that never signed the treaty of fort…
Protested white settlers moving to the Black Hills
Law that broke up Native American reservations
Name of plan to make native Americans pet of white culture
Who is the Sitting Bull
Leader of Hunkpapa Sioux that never signed the treaty of fort…
Who is the red cloud
Protested white settlers moving to the Black Hills
185 terms
Honors U.S. Mid-Term
"Captains of Industry"
Bessemer Process
Capitalism
Cartels vs Monopolies
Business leader whose means of fortune contributed positively…
Purified iron into steel, which made skyscrapers and suspensi…
Free enterprise and individuals could have their own business
Corporations with the same product limit production, which ke…
"Captains of Industry"
Business leader whose means of fortune contributed positively…
Bessemer Process
Purified iron into steel, which made skyscrapers and suspensi…
70 terms
U.S. Government Honors
Which type of government system did th…
In a presidential system, the presiden…
The power to carry out, enforce, and a…
Which system of government is an indir…
Unitary Gov't
Executive Branch Gov't
Executive Power
Republic
Which type of government system did th…
Unitary Gov't
In a presidential system, the presiden…
Executive Branch Gov't
26 terms
Honors U.S test
1824 election
corrupt bargin
John C Calhoun
trail of tears
Andrew Jackson and john Quincy Adams both didn't have a high…
when Henry Clay become Secretary of state after he told his s…
He tried to defend slavery was pro-war and tried to defend th…
Was the Forceful relocation of native Indians across the U.S…
1824 election
Andrew Jackson and john Quincy Adams both didn't have a high…
corrupt bargin
when Henry Clay become Secretary of state after he told his s…
19 terms
U.S. honors
why did cities help america industrial…
techological advancements in cities
urban society
problems
prodeuction increases because more workers in factories and f…
electric light, running water, modern plumbing
upper class, middle class, working class, poverty
improper sewage disposal contaminated water
why did cities help america industrial…
prodeuction increases because more workers in factories and f…
techological advancements in cities
electric light, running water, modern plumbing
27 terms
Cold War/1950s-Honors U.S.
George Kennan
Containment
Marshall Plan
Warsaw Pact
American Advisor, Diplomat, And Historian, Known best as an a…
The action of keeping something harmful under CONTROL or with…
The American anitiative to AID Europe and Asia, in which the…
A collective defense treaty among eight communist states of c…
George Kennan
American Advisor, Diplomat, And Historian, Known best as an a…
Containment
The action of keeping something harmful under CONTROL or with…
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U.S. History honors
List all the New England colonies
List all the middle colonies
List all the southern colonies
Where was the first English settlement…
Massachusetts New Hampshire Rhode Island Connecticut
New York New Jersey Pennsylvania Delaware
Maryland Virginia North Carolina South Carolina Georgia
Jamestown, Virginia
List all the New England colonies
Massachusetts New Hampshire Rhode Island Connecticut
List all the middle colonies
New York New Jersey Pennsylvania Delaware
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