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Timeline of U. S. History (American History 1 honors)
What years were the Pre- Columbian Era?
What years were the Exploration Era?
What years were the Colonial Era?
What years were the Revolution Era?
Creation- 1492
1492-1607
1607-1754
1754-1786
What years were the Pre- Columbian Era?
Creation- 1492
What years were the Exploration Era?
1492-1607
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Honors U.S. Government - Principles of American Democracy
Worth of the Individual
Rule of Law
Majority Rule, Minority Rights
Compromise
All people are created equal and deserve the opportunity to p…
Government is subject to recognized and enforced limits, a "g…
The majority rules, but the rights of the political minority…
Despite their differences, opposing groups can reach agreemen…
Worth of the Individual
All people are created equal and deserve the opportunity to p…
Rule of Law
Government is subject to recognized and enforced limits, a "g…
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Honors U.S. 1 Midterm
Land Ordinance of 1785
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
VA plan
marked off townships, 36sq miles that were sectioned into 640…
americas first constitution; 13 articles; maintained the aspe…
due to control of commerce; all but rhode island sent candida…
3 branches; bicameral legislature; lower house elected in eac…
Land Ordinance of 1785
marked off townships, 36sq miles that were sectioned into 640…
Articles of Confederation
americas first constitution; 13 articles; maintained the aspe…
Honors U.S. History Final (Native Americans)
Geronimo
Joseph
Red Cloud
Black Kettle
Medicine man for the Chiricahua Apache Indian tribe, after fi…
Nez Perce Indian Chief in N.E. Oregon, referred to in the Ame…
Leader of the Lakota Sioux who signed the Fort Laramie Treaty…
Southern Cheyenne Indian chief and he and his wife were kille…
Geronimo
Medicine man for the Chiricahua Apache Indian tribe, after fi…
Joseph
Nez Perce Indian Chief in N.E. Oregon, referred to in the Ame…
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Honors U.S. 1 Midterm
Spanish Exploration
Jamestown settlement
Navigation Acts
Nathaniel Bacon
Spain funded Columbus' journey to America after he was turned…
Motivated by: the quest for religious freedom, escape of over…
Created by the colonists in 1660 and was aimed at the Dutch.…
Began a rebellion with other indentured servants that forced…
Spanish Exploration
Spain funded Columbus' journey to America after he was turned…
Jamestown settlement
Motivated by: the quest for religious freedom, escape of over…
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American Civilization Honors: U.S Capitals
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Little Rock
Alabama
Montgomery
Alaska
Juneau
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World War 1-Honors U.S.
Main causes
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
CPI
M.A.I.N... Militarism ... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
The military alliance made between Austria-Hungary, Germany a…
The military alliance formed between Britain, France and the…
Committee on Public Information - government agency created d…
Main causes
M.A.I.N... Militarism ... Alliances... Imperialism... Nationalism
Triple Alliance
The military alliance made between Austria-Hungary, Germany a…
Honors U.S. Unit 1
invention of writing
100,000 years ago
South America
Siberia and Alaska
The distinctions between the study of humans by archaeologist…
When did the first wave of human begin their immigration out…
What large landmasses were the last to be settled on by humans?
The landmass Beringia connected what other two landmasses?
invention of writing
The distinctions between the study of humans by archaeologist…
100,000 years ago
When did the first wave of human begin their immigration out…
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U.S. History 1 Honors
George Grenville
Revenue Act
John Adams
Patrick Henry
Decided the colonists should help with the taxes; passed the…
Parliament passed this in 1767. The Act taxed glass, paint, l…
defended the accused soldiers at the Boston Massacre because…
demonstrated opposition to British acts by
George Grenville
Decided the colonists should help with the taxes; passed the…
Revenue Act
Parliament passed this in 1767. The Act taxed glass, paint, l…
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U.S. 1 History Honors
empire
primogeniture
resolution
differentiate
a group of nations of ppls. ruled over by an emperor, empress…
the state of being the firstborn of children of the same pare…
a formal expression of opinion or intention made, usually aft…
to recognize or ascertain what makes something different
empire
a group of nations of ppls. ruled over by an emperor, empress…
primogeniture
the state of being the firstborn of children of the same pare…
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Honors U.S. History 1
John Smith, Pocahontas, John Rolfe
Slavery
Powhatan
Magna Carta
Identify the three people focused on when we covered Jamestow…
Harvesting of tobacco inadvertently gave rise to this societa…
The name of the tribe of Indians or Pocahontas father...
The document that first gave power to anyone other than the m…
John Smith, Pocahontas, John Rolfe
Identify the three people focused on when we covered Jamestow…
Slavery
Harvesting of tobacco inadvertently gave rise to this societa…
Honors U.S. history Semester 1 final
Harriet B. Stowe
John Brown
Jefferson Davis
Robert E. Lee
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
Abolitionist, once peacefully fought for slaves, but then bec…
President that agreed with the south's secession, presidents…
Commanding officer of the south's troops
Harriet B. Stowe
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Brown
Abolitionist, once peacefully fought for slaves, but then bec…
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Honors U.S History- American Civil War
Fort Sumter
Union strength includes...
Confederacy strength includes...
The Anaconda Plan
SOUTH CAROLINA... First Official shots fired between North and S…
Resources, Manpower, Factories, Food, Railroad
Resources, King Cotton, Generals, Motivation
Surround southern borders to cut off help and supplies, captu…
Fort Sumter
SOUTH CAROLINA... First Official shots fired between North and S…
Union strength includes...
Resources, Manpower, Factories, Food, Railroad
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U.S. History Honors chapter 17.1
What did the Japanese expect their att…
How many more soldiers did the draft p…
Who were the WAACs? What were some of…
what groups were discriminated against?
cause America to shrink from furthers conflicts
10 million
woman auxiliary army corps. ambulance drivers, radio operator…
African Americans, native Americans, Mexican Americans, and A…
What did the Japanese expect their att…
cause America to shrink from furthers conflicts
How many more soldiers did the draft p…
10 million
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Honors U.S. History Chapter 16.1
What is nationalism?
Why were Germans and Soviets angry wit…
Who did people turn to in order to sol…
Who is Joseph Stalin?
loyalty to ones country above all else
Germans saw it as unfair because it blamed them for starting…
authoritarian leaders
the totalitarian ruler in Russia
What is nationalism?
loyalty to ones country above all else
Why were Germans and Soviets angry wit…
Germans saw it as unfair because it blamed them for starting…
U.S. History Honors American Revolution Quiz
French and Indian War
Treaty of Paris
Expansion into New Lands
British Taxation
France, British, Colonist and Native Americans: British use i…
ended French Indian War, European countries had to give up la…
Proclamation of 1763, can't settle past the Appalachian mount…
laws that regulated trade and taxes, caused hate, taxation of…
French and Indian War
France, British, Colonist and Native Americans: British use i…
Treaty of Paris
ended French Indian War, European countries had to give up la…
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Honors U.S. Test 1
Proclamation of 1763
Federalist Papers
Northwest Ordinance
Louisiana Purchase
A sanction issued by the british government forbiding colonis…
The Federalist Papers were written by John Jay, James Maddiso…
A law providing the basis for governing much of the western t…
The purchase of the Louisiana territory from France to keep t…
Proclamation of 1763
A sanction issued by the british government forbiding colonis…
Federalist Papers
The Federalist Papers were written by John Jay, James Maddiso…
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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…
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Honors U.S. History Vocab - List 1
Political
Economy
Society
Geography
of, concerned with, or engaged in government, politics, etc.
the way people make a living
a group of persons, etc. forming a single community
the physical features of a region
Political
of, concerned with, or engaged in government, politics, etc.
Economy
the way people make a living
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10th LA Honors Vocab U1 S2
Accede
Brandish
Comprise
Deft
To yield to or give office or authority
To wave or flourish in a vigorous fashion
to include, contain, or make up
Skillful, nimble
Accede
To yield to or give office or authority
Brandish
To wave or flourish in a vigorous fashion
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Honors U.S. 1: Chapter 2: the invasion and settlement of North American 1550-1700 DATES
1565
1664
1607
1619
St. Augustine
Henry Hudson
Jamestown
house of Burgesses, introduction of africans to Jamestown, du…
1565
St. Augustine
1664
Henry Hudson
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Honors U.S. 1 Midterm (Threston/Rodman)
John Smith
Olive Branch Petition
Spanish Exploration
Jamestown settlement
Captained one of three boats in a charter by the Virginia Com…
The American colonists pledged their allegiance to the Englis…
Spain funded Columbus' journey to America after he was turned…
Motivated by: the quest for religious freedom, escape of over…
John Smith
Captained one of three boats in a charter by the Virginia Com…
Olive Branch Petition
The American colonists pledged their allegiance to the Englis…
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Honors U.S. History Semester 1 Final
Civil War
Plantation
Mestizoes
Mandate
A war between opposing groups of citizens of the same country…
A large farm in tropical and subtropical climates that specia…
People of mixed Spanish and Native American heritage
(n.) an authoritative command, formal order, authorization; (…
Civil War
A war between opposing groups of citizens of the same country…
Plantation
A large farm in tropical and subtropical climates that specia…
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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…
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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…
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Chpt 1 - U.S. History Honors - Auge
Canadian Shield
Incas
Aztecs
Nation-states
First part of the North American land mass to rise above sea…
-Peru... -Francisco Pizarro, 1532... -Agricultural techniques (terr…
-Mexico... -Hernan Cortes, 1521... -trade and tribute ... -advanced ma…
politics and authority over cultural commonality
Canadian Shield
First part of the North American land mass to rise above sea…
Incas
-Peru... -Francisco Pizarro, 1532... -Agricultural techniques (terr…
Honors U.S. History The Brief American Pageant 7th Edition Chapter 1 Vocabulary
nation-states
confederacy
martrilinear
primeval
The form of political society that traditionally combines cen…
An alliance/league of nations/peoples looser than a federation.
The form of society where family line, power, and wealth are…
Concerning the earliest origin of things; of ancient age.
nation-states
The form of political society that traditionally combines cen…
confederacy
An alliance/league of nations/peoples looser than a federation.
U.S. 1 Honors Quiz Review
Erie Canal
McCormick Reaper
Robert Fulton
Molly Maguires
Links great lakes to hudson river , lowered shipping cost for…
1830 made by Cyrus McCormick, a mechanical mower -reaper were…
Created steamboat ( moved slowly) powered by fire with coal
Shadowy irish miners union that rocked the pennyslvania coal…
Erie Canal
Links great lakes to hudson river , lowered shipping cost for…
McCormick Reaper
1830 made by Cyrus McCormick, a mechanical mower -reaper were…
Honors U.S. History 1 final
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Federalist Papers
Federalists
provisions in the US constitution that prevents any one branc…
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
The Federalist is a collection of 85 articles and essays writ…
Hamilton, favored strong central gov't, "loose" interpretatio…
Checks and Balances
provisions in the US constitution that prevents any one branc…
Separation of Powers
an act of vesting the legislative, executive, and judicial po…
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Semester 1 Honors U.S. History Final
Louisiana Purchase
Secession
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
With the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, the United States purcha…
the withdrawal of eleven southern states from the Union in 18…
The Missouri Compromise was an effort by Congress to defuse t…
Senator Henry Clay introduced a series of resolutions on Janu…
Louisiana Purchase
With the Louisiana Purchase in 1803, the United States purcha…
Secession
the withdrawal of eleven southern states from the Union in 18…
Honors U.S. History Ch. 1&2
nation-states
confederacy
matrillinear
primeval
the form of political society that traditionally combines cen…
an alliance or league of nations or peoples looser than a fed…
the form of society in which family line, power, and wealth a…
concerning the earliest origin of things
nation-states
the form of political society that traditionally combines cen…
confederacy
an alliance or league of nations or peoples looser than a fed…
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U.S. History Honors Sem. 1
In the early 1800's, American women we…
Which one of the following was strateg…
Which was an important provision of th…
Which of the following did the most to…
serve as examples of republican virtues
seeking support from Britain and France
It put the South under military rule
the fur trade
In the early 1800's, American women we…
serve as examples of republican virtues
Which one of the following was strateg…
seeking support from Britain and France
U.S. History 1 Honors Vocab #4
League Of Nations
Veto
Pragmatism
Colombian Exchange
an international organization established after WWI; It broug…
A constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made…
the concept that the truth of any idea was to be tested, abov…
A phrase describing the interchange of plants, animals, and d…
League Of Nations
an international organization established after WWI; It broug…
Veto
A constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made…
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Honors U.S. History S1 exam
Mr. President
Bill of Rights
Judiciary Act of 1787
Tonnage Act of 1789
After a month long debate, congress decided to call our presi…
James Madison, focused on personal liberties, not states righ…
Adams packed the courts with federalist judges before he left…
Treated all foreign ships the same in terms of tariffs
Mr. President
After a month long debate, congress decided to call our presi…
Bill of Rights
James Madison, focused on personal liberties, not states righ…
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Honors U.S. History 1 Midterm
Colony region with a diverse population
Result of Bacon's Rebellion
African slaves coming to the New World…
In the 1680's African slavery became t…
Middle colonies
Jamestown was burned down and Bacon died.
Jamestown, Virginia
They were indentured servants
Colony region with a diverse population
Middle colonies
Result of Bacon's Rebellion
Jamestown was burned down and Bacon died.
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Honors U.S. History Test 1
strike
master
apprentice
journeyman
a work stoppage intended to force an employer to respond to d…
a skilled artisan, usually one owning a business and employin…
a worker learning a trade or craft, usually under the supervi…
in the apprentice system, a skilled worker employed by a master
strike
a work stoppage intended to force an employer to respond to d…
master
a skilled artisan, usually one owning a business and employin…
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Honors U.S. History Chapter 1-3
They treated the native Americans hars…
In the beginning, conquistadors wanted…
They were traders. They gained land be…
They were fur trappers/traders called…
Early Settlement of British in New World
Early Settlement of Spanish in New World
Early Settlement of Dutch in New World
Early Settlement of French in New World
They treated the native Americans hars…
Early Settlement of British in New World
In the beginning, conquistadors wanted…
Early Settlement of Spanish in New World
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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…
WW1 Honors U.S. History
Central Powers
The Allies
Hooverize
Sussex Pledge
Germany, Austria-Hungry, and Bulgaria
France, Russia, Italy, and Great Britain (America;U.S.)
When citizens cut back on eating and started fresh gardens so…
President Wilson convinced Germany to sign so that they would…
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungry, and Bulgaria
The Allies
France, Russia, Italy, and Great Britain (America;U.S.)
Honors U.S. History Vocab Part 1
Robber Barons
Vertical/Horizontal Integration
"Survival of the Fittest"
Socialists and Anarchists
Top of Econ. ... Pyramid. ... Wealth concentrated around them. ... Men…
Control of everything about production ... (start to finish. not…
Justified why the rich were rich. ... Discouraged help + reforms.
People/Groups looking to eliminate capitalism in favor of a m…
Robber Barons
Top of Econ. ... Pyramid. ... Wealth concentrated around them. ... Men…
Vertical/Horizontal Integration
Control of everything about production ... (start to finish. not…
Chapter 13 U.S. 1 Honors review
Manifest destiny
Mormons(Joseph Smith/ Brigham Young)
Oregon/California Trail
Californios
Justifications: It was gods will to expand westward. It was A…
Smith was assassinated so Young became leader of the Mormons…
Fifty-four forty or fight
one of the original Spanish colonists of California or their…
Manifest destiny
Justifications: It was gods will to expand westward. It was A…
Mormons(Joseph Smith/ Brigham Young)
Smith was assassinated so Young became leader of the Mormons…
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Honors U.S. 1: Chapter 3
restoration
King Charles II
The Carolinas-origins of
differences between North Carolina and…
change; bureaucrats attempt to impose order; use of indians t…
expands England in Asia and America; infringed on Spanish cla…
proprietors-8 noble men; set up manorial system resembling a…
North Caroline: runaway indentured servants; quakers; small f…
restoration
change; bureaucrats attempt to impose order; use of indians t…
King Charles II
expands England in Asia and America; infringed on Spanish cla…
U.S. 1 honors Ch 7 Vocabulary
Judiciary Act of 1789
Bill of Rights
Report on the Public Credit
Bank of the United States
Act that established a federal district court in each state a…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution, officially rati…
Alexander Hamilton's 1790 report recommending that the federa…
A bank chartered in 1790 and jointly owned by private stockho…
Judiciary Act of 1789
Act that established a federal district court in each state a…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the Constitution, officially rati…
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Honors U.S. History Semester 1 Final
Articles of Confederation
AOC Weaknesses
Natural Rights
Antifederalists
Unicameral (one house legislature)... delegates were chosen by s…
no judicial or legislative branch(no balance of power)... no tax…
rights that people were born with; John locke said these are…
worried government would over-use military power... constitution…
Articles of Confederation
Unicameral (one house legislature)... delegates were chosen by s…
AOC Weaknesses
no judicial or legislative branch(no balance of power)... no tax…
Honors U.S. History Chapter 1 Vocab
a legal document from the king giving…
a time of great spiritual revival in t…
a group of investors willing to sponso…
challenged the authority of the Pope a…
charter
Great Awakening
joint stock company
Protestant Reformation
a legal document from the king giving…
charter
a time of great spiritual revival in t…
Great Awakening
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U.S Honors: Ch 22, Sec 2 (Hispanic Americans Organize)
Who was the founder of the United Farm…
Who is the fastest growing minority in…
What is extended family?
Who are braceros?
Cesar Chavez
Hispanic American
An individual's grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles, cousins…
Farmworkers who were issued temporary work permits
Who was the founder of the United Farm…
Cesar Chavez
Who is the fastest growing minority in…
Hispanic American
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Honors U.S. 1 Final (Threston/Rodman)
The Liberator
Radical Republicans
The Second Great Awakening
14th Amendment
Written by William Lloyd Garrison
Sought vengeance against the Confederacy after the Civil War
A social and religious reform; brought on large revival meeti…
Civil rights amendment; sought to ensure that all citizens we…
The Liberator
Written by William Lloyd Garrison
Radical Republicans
Sought vengeance against the Confederacy after the Civil War
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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…
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Honors U.S. History 23.1
Who is Cesar Chavez?
What happened to the Latino population…
Who is included in America's Latino po…
What Latino group is the largest? List…
Head of Union for Spanish speaking farm workers
grew from 3million to 9 million
Those people who were from Mexico, Puerto Rico, the Dominican…
Mexican Americans. Descendants of people already there, fled…
Who is Cesar Chavez?
Head of Union for Spanish speaking farm workers
What happened to the Latino population…
grew from 3million to 9 million
Honors U.S. Government Ch. 1
State
Population
Government
Sovereignty
A body of people living in a defined territory who have gover…
The whole number of people or inhabitants in a country or reg…
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Utmost authority in decision making and in maintainging order…
State
A body of people living in a defined territory who have gover…
Population
The whole number of people or inhabitants in a country or reg…
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