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Honors U.S. Unit 5
Transcontinental railroad
Interstate commerce act (1887)
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Thomas Edison
A train route across the United States, finished in 1869. It…
the first government attempt to regulate business. (1887) req…
A railroad owner who built a railway connecting Chicago and N…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
Transcontinental railroad
A train route across the United States, finished in 1869. It…
Interstate commerce act (1887)
the first government attempt to regulate business. (1887) req…
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HONORS U.S. HISTORY: UNIT 5 OUTLINE
1.... The Common Good: From Isolation to…
2.... War Begins and Reactions (A)... "ISO…
War Begins and Reactions (B)... "CAUSES…
War Begins and Reactions (C)... "BEGINNI…
A. The common good is a decision that is made, that is best f…
1.The U.S. began a period of isolation hen President Harding…
1. Worldwide economic depression (1930s)... 2. Rise of dictator…
1. Germany invades Poland in 1939... 2. France and Great Britai…
1.... The Common Good: From Isolation to…
A. The common good is a decision that is made, that is best f…
2.... War Begins and Reactions (A)... "ISO…
1.The U.S. began a period of isolation hen President Harding…
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Honors MYP U.S. History: Unit 5
Iron Curtain
NATO
Marshall Plan
Cold War
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
(North Atlantic Treaty Organization) an alliance made to defe…
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Iron Curtain
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
NATO
(North Atlantic Treaty Organization) an alliance made to defe…
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Unit 5 Honors U.S. History 9B
Lend Lease Act
Neutrality Acts
Airplanes
Radar
Military aid to Britain was greatly facilitated by the Lend-L…
The Neutrality Acts were laws passed in 1935, 1936, 1937, and…
They made airplanes and just stuck turrets on them. This was…
Radar was created to know where the enemy is. In WWI the Amer…
Lend Lease Act
Military aid to Britain was greatly facilitated by the Lend-L…
Neutrality Acts
The Neutrality Acts were laws passed in 1935, 1936, 1937, and…
Honors U.S History Unit 5 (People)
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
Ida Tarbell
John Spargo
~Leading Muckraker
~Photographer of New York Evening Sun... ~took photos of the slu…
~"The History of Standard Oil", wrote of Rockefellers methods…
~"The Bitter Cry of Children", focused on the dangers of chil…
Lincoln Steffens
~Leading Muckraker
Jacob Riis
~Photographer of New York Evening Sun... ~took photos of the slu…
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U.S. History Honors ~ Unit 5: The Age of Expansionism
John Breckenridge
Jefferson Davis
Pottawatomie Creek
Preston Brooks
served as 14th Vice President of the US; was a Confederate Ge…
Mexican War Hero and first President of the Confederate State…
John Brown and his sons kill 5 people from proslavery familie…
beats Charles Sumner with a cane as revenge for Sumner's accu…
John Breckenridge
served as 14th Vice President of the US; was a Confederate Ge…
Jefferson Davis
Mexican War Hero and first President of the Confederate State…
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U.S. Honors Gov: Unit 5-Legistlative Branch (15)
House- terms in office
House- how representation is determined
House-size
House-minimum age to serve
2 years
based off population of the state
435 members
25 years
House- terms in office
2 years
House- how representation is determined
based off population of the state
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U.S. History Honors Unit 5 Potential I.D.
socialism
J.P. Morgan
Social Darwinism
Hay market Square
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
Banker who buys out Carnegie Steel and renames it to U.S. Ste…
19th century of belief that evolutionary ideas theorized by C…
80,000 knights of labor (mostly german) plus local anarchists…
socialism
An economic and governmental system based on public ownership…
J.P. Morgan
Banker who buys out Carnegie Steel and renames it to U.S. Ste…
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Unit 5.2 Vocabulary ( U.S. History)
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Definition:Abolished Slavery... Impact: Ended slavery everywhere
Definiition Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are ci…
Definition:Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote becaus…
Definition:Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slav…
13th Amendment
Definition:Abolished Slavery... Impact: Ended slavery everywhere
14th Amendment
Definiition Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are ci…
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U.S. History Unit 5
Articles of Confederation
confederation
Constitutional Convention
debt
the first constitution of the United States, adopted in 1781…
a system of government where power is located with the indepe…
a meeting in Philadelphia in 1787 where delegates decided to…
something owed; such as money
Articles of Confederation
the first constitution of the United States, adopted in 1781…
confederation
a system of government where power is located with the indepe…
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Unit 5 - Honor's - Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration
Aerobic Respiration
Chlorophyll
Anaerobic Respiration
Photosynthesis
The type of respiration that occurs in the presence of oxygen…
The green pigment that absorbs sunlight and is found in the c…
The type of respiration that occurs in the absence of oxygen.…
The process in which plants take sunlight, carbon dioxide, an…
Aerobic Respiration
The type of respiration that occurs in the presence of oxygen…
Chlorophyll
The green pigment that absorbs sunlight and is found in the c…
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Unit 5 - U.S. Imperialism
William H. Seward
Alfred T. Mahan
James Blaine
Jose Marti
Secretary of State under Lincoln and Johnson; Arranged for th…
Admiral of the US Navy who urged govt officials to build nava…
Secretary of State who had Pacific Dreams for the Panama Cana…
Cuban leader who launched a revolution against Spain in 1895;…
William H. Seward
Secretary of State under Lincoln and Johnson; Arranged for th…
Alfred T. Mahan
Admiral of the US Navy who urged govt officials to build nava…
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Mrs. P's 9th Honors vocab unit 5
accomplice
annihilate
arbitrary
brazen
(n) a person who takes part in a crime... synonyms: partner in c…
(v) to destroy completely... synonyms: obliterate, decimate, dem…
(adj) unreasonable; based on one's wishes or whims without re…
(adj) shameless, impudent; made of brass... synonyms: saucy, bold
accomplice
(n) a person who takes part in a crime... synonyms: partner in c…
annihilate
(v) to destroy completely... synonyms: obliterate, decimate, dem…
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bryson graham honors U.S history unit 5 flash cards one
Treaty of Versailles
reparations
Weimar republic
Benito Mussolini
Germany paying for the ww1 damages
the reconstruction of Germany who is also in the great depres…
the first empire sized by Hitler
a dictator who gained power and seized control
Treaty of Versailles
Germany paying for the ww1 damages
reparations
the reconstruction of Germany who is also in the great depres…
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Unit 5.2 Vocabulary U.S History
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Definition:Abolished Slavery... Impact: Ended slavery everywhere
Definiition Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are ci…
Definition:Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote becaus…
Definition:Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slav…
13th Amendment
Definition:Abolished Slavery... Impact: Ended slavery everywhere
14th Amendment
Definiition Declares that all persons born in the U.S. are ci…
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U.S. in WWI - Unit 5 Goal 3
Allied Powers
Central Powers
"No Man's Land"
Trench Warfare
Alliance during WWI consisting of France, Britain, and Russia…
Alliance during WWI consisting of Germany, Austria-Hungary,an…
The nickname for the barren land between the trenches, usuall…
The type of warfare fought during WWI where the enemies dug e…
Allied Powers
Alliance during WWI consisting of France, Britain, and Russia…
Central Powers
Alliance during WWI consisting of Germany, Austria-Hungary,an…
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Honors English Unit 5 Vocab S&A
amnesty s
autonomy s
autonomy a
axiomatic s
reprieve
home rule
dependance, subjection
taken for granted
amnesty s
reprieve
autonomy s
home rule
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APGov156 - Unit 1 - Constitutional Foundations of U.S. Government
Power
Political Power
Authority
Rational-Legal Legitimacy
The ability of one person to make another do what the first p…
Power used to determine who will hold government office and h…
The right to exercise political power. Usually comes from a w…
The belief gov institutions are valid because they obey the l…
Power
The ability of one person to make another do what the first p…
Political Power
Power used to determine who will hold government office and h…
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Unit 5: U.S. Constitution
Federalism
Separation of Powers
expressed power
reserved power
dividing the powers among the LEVELS of government
dividing the powers among the BRANCHES of government
a power that the national government has that is written in t…
a power that is for the state government, allowed by the 10th…
Federalism
dividing the powers among the LEVELS of government
Separation of Powers
dividing the powers among the BRANCHES of government
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U.S. Government Unit 5
market economy
command economy
Cuba
neutrality
an economic system where individuals own the means of product…
an economic system in which there is little individual freedom
revolution in 1895 led to a war with Spain in 1898 and result…
President George Washington's policy of not taking sides in w…
market economy
an economic system where individuals own the means of product…
command economy
an economic system in which there is little individual freedom
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Unit 5 U.S. Keywords
Monopoly
American Federation of Labor (AFL)
Whiskey Ring
John D. Rockefeller
is the extreme case in capitalism. It is characterized by a l…
a national federation of labor unions in the United States. I…
a tax protest in the United States beginning in 1791 during t…
An American businessman of the late nineteenth and early twen…
Monopoly
is the extreme case in capitalism. It is characterized by a l…
American Federation of Labor (AFL)
a national federation of labor unions in the United States. I…
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Honor's English 11, Vocab Unit 5
amnesty
amnesty
amnesty
amnesty
(am' nə stē)
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
Many political prisoners were freed under the _____ granted b…
SYNONYM: reprieve
amnesty
(am' nə stē)
amnesty
(n.) a general pardon for an offense against a government; in…
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U.S Unit 5 Vocab
Precedence
Cabinet
Bonds
Tariff
status established in order of importance or urgency
A group of advisers to the president.
A certificate issued by a government or private company which…
A tax on imported goods
Precedence
status established in order of importance or urgency
Cabinet
A group of advisers to the president.
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Vocabulary Unit 5 - Honor's English 9
FID
Diffident
Fidelity
Confide
To trust, believe
Shy, bashful, not assertive
Faithfulness, loyalty
To trust (another) with information or secrets
FID
To trust, believe
Diffident
Shy, bashful, not assertive
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U.S. Unit 5
Appeasement
Authoritarian Government
Democracy
Fascism
A policy of giving into the demands of a hostile power to avo…
A form of government in which those in power hold absolute an…
A form of government in which political control is exercised…
A political movement based on an extreme nationalism
Appeasement
A policy of giving into the demands of a hostile power to avo…
Authoritarian Government
A form of government in which those in power hold absolute an…
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Unit 5: U.S. History
Harlem Renaissance
The Lost Generation
nativism
Prohibition
The name given to the cultural, social, and artistic explosio…
The group of men and women who came of age during or immediat…
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
..., the period from 1920 to 1933 when the sale of alcoholic…
Harlem Renaissance
The name given to the cultural, social, and artistic explosio…
The Lost Generation
The group of men and women who came of age during or immediat…
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U.S. Unit 5
Women's Christian Temperance Union
Transcendentalism
Walden
Self-reliance
was the first mass organization among women devoted to social…
a philosophical and literary movement of the 1800s that empha…
Henry David Thoreau wrote this book about his experiences
Families are moving away from growing and making what they need
Women's Christian Temperance Union
was the first mass organization among women devoted to social…
Transcendentalism
a philosophical and literary movement of the 1800s that empha…
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U.S. Unit 5
Nationalism
George Washington
Cabinet
Whiskey Rebellion
Love and devotion to nation above everything
French & Indian war, wartime hero, and dislike British
3 then, 15 now = Then: Department of State, Treasure, and War
A rebellion on a whiskey tax
Nationalism
Love and devotion to nation above everything
George Washington
French & Indian war, wartime hero, and dislike British
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U.S. History: Unit 5 Vocabulary
Nat Turner
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
Popular Sovereignty
led slave rebellion, caused tightening of slave laws
Defined where slavery would be allowed in new states, no slav…
Decided how to deal with slavery in territories gained from M…
The ability of people to govern themselves, power with the pe…
Nat Turner
led slave rebellion, caused tightening of slave laws
Missouri Compromise
Defined where slavery would be allowed in new states, no slav…
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UNIT 5 U.S HISTORY
MANIFEST DESTINY
SENECA FALLS CONVENTION
SECOND GREAT AWAKENING
ABOLITIONIST (MOVEMENT)
Belief that the US was destined to stretch across the contine…
(1848) the first national women's rights convention... Took plac…
Inspired many to achieve perfection on earth; helped influenc…
Movement dedicated to the abolition of slavery that existed p…
MANIFEST DESTINY
Belief that the US was destined to stretch across the contine…
SENECA FALLS CONVENTION
(1848) the first national women's rights convention... Took plac…
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U.S History- Unit 5
Tariff
Interest
Strict Construction
Loose Construction
Tax on foreign goods imported into a country
An extra sum of money that borrowers have to repay creditors…
Belief that the government should not do anything that the Co…
Laws on which the government could use the implied powers of…
Tariff
Tax on foreign goods imported into a country
Interest
An extra sum of money that borrowers have to repay creditors…
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Causes of U.S. Involvement in WWI - Unit 5 Goal 2
Trench Warfare
new weaponry
"No Man's Land"
stalemate
The type of warfare fought during WWI where the enemies dug e…
chemical warfare (poison gas), machine guns, tanks, airplanes…
land between enemy trenches; filled with barbed-wire, landmin…
The new, powerful weapons of WWI combined with trench warfare…
Trench Warfare
The type of warfare fought during WWI where the enemies dug e…
new weaponry
chemical warfare (poison gas), machine guns, tanks, airplanes…
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Honors U.S Chp 5
after Boston Tea Party, British Parlia…
General Thomas Gage-(respected veteran…
minutemen
Battle of Lexington and Concord 1775
British decide to attack New England area (Concord & Lexington)
-British general, trained minutemen to be ready for battle
member of a class of American militiamen who volunteered to b…
-British troops & General Gage try to seize American supplies…
after Boston Tea Party, British Parlia…
British decide to attack New England area (Concord & Lexington)
General Thomas Gage-(respected veteran…
-British general, trained minutemen to be ready for battle
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U.S. History Unit 5
Speculation
Business cycle
Great Depression
Bread line
Practice of making high risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Period lasting from 1929 to 1941 in which the U.S economy fal…
Line of people waiting for food handouts from charities or pu…
Speculation
Practice of making high risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
Business cycle
Periodic growth and contraction of the economy
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U.S. History Honors 1st Semester Final: Units 4 & 5
Horace Mann
Public school system
Dorothea Dix
William Lloyd Garrison
Secratary of the Board of Education in MA; believed that ever…
...
started the prison movement
wrote and published "The Liberator"; wanted to immediately ab…
Horace Mann
Secratary of the Board of Education in MA; believed that ever…
Public school system
...
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Honors U.S. Ch. 5
Reasons for Industry
Reasons for large population; advantages
Capitalism/Free Enterprise
Monopoly
Natural Resources (land, water, iron, coal), Large Population…
Immigration and more children;... more consumers, larger workforce
People run the economy (private property), profit motive, com…
One company owns a whole business (prices up, quality down)
Reasons for Industry
Natural Resources (land, water, iron, coal), Large Population…
Reasons for large population; advantages
Immigration and more children;... more consumers, larger workforce
20 terms
Mr. Meulmester's Honors English 8: Unit 5 Vocabulary
aghast
ample
apparition
assert
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
more than enough, large, spacious
a ghost or ghostly figure; an unexplained or unusual appearance
to declare or state as truth, maintain or defend, put forward…
aghast
filled with amazement, disgust, fear, or terror
ample
more than enough, large, spacious
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U.S. History Unit 5
Assimilation
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Melting Pot
Adopting the traits of another culture. This often happens ov…
Opened in 1892, an island in New York Bay that was formerly t…
The immigration station on the west coast where Asian immigra…
The mixing of cultures, ideas, and peoples that has changed t…
Assimilation
Adopting the traits of another culture. This often happens ov…
Ellis Island
Opened in 1892, an island in New York Bay that was formerly t…
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U.S. History 1 Unit 5
stock market
New Deal
NIRA
fireside chat
A system for buying and selling shares of companies on an exc…
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
A law passed by the United States Congress in 1933 to authori…
The informal radio conversations Roosevelt had with the peopl…
stock market
A system for buying and selling shares of companies on an exc…
New Deal
A series of reforms enacted by the Franklin Roosevelt adminis…
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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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HONORS U.S. UNIT 3B
Sedition Act 1918
Imperialism
USS Maine
Open Door Policy
Outlawed acts of treason,like criticising the government,mili…
A quest for colonial power and world prestige
February 15,1808 the battleship USS Maine,in Havana, was prot…
Allow all nations equal access to trade and investment in Chi…
Sedition Act 1918
Outlawed acts of treason,like criticising the government,mili…
Imperialism
A quest for colonial power and world prestige
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Ms.Dankosky's honors world history unit 5
First stage of industrial Revolution:…
Rise of Labor unions
Child Labor and the Factory Act
Nationalism
Machines allowed less people to work on Farms and more people…
Poor working conditions and long hours made workers organize…
Limited the hours and age that children could work in increme…
The idea that an ethnicity should govern themselves in indepe…
First stage of industrial Revolution:…
Machines allowed less people to work on Farms and more people…
Rise of Labor unions
Poor working conditions and long hours made workers organize…
Unit 5 Vocabulary U.S. History
Prohibition
Speakeasy
Nativism
Communism
The period from 1920-1933 during which the Eighteenth Amendme…
A place where alcoholic drinks were sold and consumed illegal…
Favoring the interests of native-born people over foreign-bor…
An economic and political system based on one-party governmen…
Prohibition
The period from 1920-1933 during which the Eighteenth Amendme…
Speakeasy
A place where alcoholic drinks were sold and consumed illegal…
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Tanner's Unit 5 vocabulary words- Honors Eng. 2
altruistic
assent
benefactor
chivalrous
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
to express agreement
one who does good to others
marked by honor, courtesy, and courage: knightly
altruistic
unselfish, concerned with the welfare of others
assent
to express agreement
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Unit 5 Mrs. Kelly's English 2 Honors Vocabulary
revitalize
stereotype
cognizant
alteration
imbue (something) with new life and vitality
a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a…
having knowledge or being aware of
the action or process of altering or being altered
revitalize
imbue (something) with new life and vitality
stereotype
a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a…
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Honors English 9A Unit 5 Vocab S&A
altruistic synonym
altruistic antonym
assent synonym
assent antonym
selfless
selfish, self-centered
consent, concur
disagree, differ, dissent
altruistic synonym
selfless
altruistic antonym
selfish, self-centered
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Unit 5, 7, 8: 1898 to 1945 U.S. History (Live)
the need to acquire colonies in the Pa…
United States became a world power
American expansion in the Pacific help…
Which factor most contributed to the start of the Spanish-Ame…
Why did the Spanish-American War (1898) mark a turning point…
Which conclusion can best be drawn from these newspaper headl…
the need to acquire colonies in the Pa…
Which factor most contributed to the start of the Spanish-Ame…
United States became a world power
Why did the Spanish-American War (1898) mark a turning point…
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Unit 5 - Honor's - Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration
Aerobic Respiration
Chlorophyll
Anaerobic Respiration
Photosynthesis
The type of respiration that occurs in the presence of oxygen…
The green pigment that absorbs sunlight and is found in the c…
The type of respiration that occurs in the absence of oxygen.…
The process in which plants take sunlight, carbon dioxide, an…
Aerobic Respiration
The type of respiration that occurs in the presence of oxygen…
Chlorophyll
The green pigment that absorbs sunlight and is found in the c…
U.S CONSTITUTION UNIT 5
FEDERALISM
EXPESSED POWERS
IMPLIED POWERS
RESERVED POWERS
THE DIVISION OF POWERS BETWEEN A CENTRAL GOVENMENT AND STATE…
POWERS ACTUALLY LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION
POWERS NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE CONSTITUTION
POWERS NOT LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION THAT ARE GIVEN TO THE S…
FEDERALISM
THE DIVISION OF POWERS BETWEEN A CENTRAL GOVENMENT AND STATE…
EXPESSED POWERS
POWERS ACTUALLY LISTED IN THE CONSTITUTION
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