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The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy - American History Since 1865
Hank Aaron
Jane Addams
Spiro Agnew
Madeleine Albright
A baseball player of the 20th century. He hit a record 755 ho…
A social reformer of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.…
A political leader of the 20th century. Agnew was elected vic…
The first woman to become Secretary of State. The daughter of…
Hank Aaron
A baseball player of the 20th century. He hit a record 755 ho…
Jane Addams
A social reformer of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.…
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American history since 1865
1. On what issues did the anti-imperia…
2. In what ways was the Progressive er…
3. How did pragmatism challenge earlie…
4. How did the influx of immigrants in…
they agreed that they could expand for religious and commerci…
segregation, could not vote or have in forms of political pow…
it challenged religious ideologies and belief systems because…
it caused tension amongst different cultures that immigrated.…
1. On what issues did the anti-imperia…
they agreed that they could expand for religious and commerci…
2. In what ways was the Progressive er…
segregation, could not vote or have in forms of political pow…
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African American History Since 1865
The Big Picture
The big picture:
Dark Ages
European Renaissance
...
the broader historical and ... global context in which the post-…
During Europe's ... "dark ages" the ... centers of advanced ... civili…
appreciation for classical knowledge, art, ... and culture was…
The Big Picture
...
The big picture:
the broader historical and ... global context in which the post-…
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American Lit Since 1865 Craig TCU
Romanticism
Realism (Regionalism)
Modernism
Southern Renaissance
poetry... love of nature... in the US, love of nature = interest wi…
accuracy... truth: interest in the truth as opposed to mythic va…
Challenged the idea that a work of art can accurately represe…
group of writers writing in the South in the late 20s... associa…
Romanticism
poetry... love of nature... in the US, love of nature = interest wi…
Realism (Regionalism)
accuracy... truth: interest in the truth as opposed to mythic va…
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History of the United States since 1865
Woodrow Wilson
W.W.I
Zimmerman Telegram
Committee on Public Information
28th President from 1913 to 1921 leader of the Progessive Mov…
global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and l…
The message came as a coded telegram dispatched by the Foreig…
Established by President Woodrow Wilson. Was an independent a…
Woodrow Wilson
28th President from 1913 to 1921 leader of the Progessive Mov…
W.W.I
global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and l…
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African American History since 1865
Tuskegee airmen
Zoot Suit Culture
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Soul
First african american military aivators in U.S. armed forces…
An African American youth fashion, closely connected to jazz…
Outlawed discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex,…
Music genre that originated in late 50s early 60s. Combines e…
Tuskegee airmen
First african american military aivators in U.S. armed forces…
Zoot Suit Culture
An African American youth fashion, closely connected to jazz…
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History Since 1865 Chapter 27
globalization
Gulf War
the Perot candidacy
"Don't ask, don't tell"
The process by which people, investment, goods, information,…
Military action in 1991 in which an international coalition l…
The eccentric Texas billionaire Ross Perot entered the fray a…
Clinton modified the military's strict ban on gay soldiers, i…
globalization
The process by which people, investment, goods, information,…
Gulf War
Military action in 1991 in which an international coalition l…
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History Since 1865
Lincoln's Second Inaugural
Congressional Reconstruction (1866)
Chinese Exclusion Act (1882)
14th Amendment
March 4, 1865 Lincoln delivers a sad speech showing the pain…
Moderate Republicans amended the Constitution, added the 14th…
Congress barring Chinese immigration
Grants citizenship to anyone born in the US
Lincoln's Second Inaugural
March 4, 1865 Lincoln delivers a sad speech showing the pain…
Congressional Reconstruction (1866)
Moderate Republicans amended the Constitution, added the 14th…
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American Indian Studies since 1865
colonialism
colonization
sovereignty
Ely S Parker
policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political con…
an ongoing process of by which a central system of power domi…
the quality or state of having supreme power or authority wit…
A Seneca Indian who served beside General Ulysses S. Grant in…
colonialism
policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political con…
colonization
an ongoing process of by which a central system of power domi…
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US History Since 1865 (1140)
Black Codes
Radical Republicans
Redemption
Compromise of 1877
Mississippi rules for newly freedmen/blacks: Can marry but no…
Believe in black rights: Maintained wartime fervor, military…
Reclaim control of state governments in south
Settled disputed presidential election of 1876, ended the rec…
Black Codes
Mississippi rules for newly freedmen/blacks: Can marry but no…
Radical Republicans
Believe in black rights: Maintained wartime fervor, military…
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American History since 1865 - Midterm Exam
Radical Reconstruction
President Andrew Johnson
Fourteenth Amendment
Fifteenth Amendment
Period beginning in 1867, when the Republicans, who had contr…
Vice President to Abraham Lincoln, took office when Lincoln w…
(1868) granted citizenship to blacks with no interference in…
(1870) An amendment to the U.S. Constitution, prohibiting the…
Radical Reconstruction
Period beginning in 1867, when the Republicans, who had contr…
President Andrew Johnson
Vice President to Abraham Lincoln, took office when Lincoln w…
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History 103: The US Since 1865 Unit 2 (Chapters 20-23) Key Terms
Anti-Imperialistic League
Filipino-American War
Imperialism
Josiah Strong
Organization opposed to the American acquisition of overseas…
The war between the United States and the Philippines, 1899-1…
One nation gaining political or economic control or influence…
(1847-1916) was an American Protestant clergyman, organizer,…
Anti-Imperialistic League
Organization opposed to the American acquisition of overseas…
Filipino-American War
The war between the United States and the Philippines, 1899-1…
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american history since 1865
who put in a good word to Butler on Ha…
who rescued his wife from a slave ship…
my revolutionary sensibilities and loy…
I really should have listened to the O…
Council, from "Under the Lion's Paw"
Madison, from
Rivera, from the Mexican
unnamed main character, from To Build a Fire
who put in a good word to Butler on Ha…
Council, from "Under the Lion's Paw"
who rescued his wife from a slave ship…
Madison, from
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Chapter 8 American Republic Since 1877
Placer Mining
Quartz Mining
Henry Comstock
Boom & Bust
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
A prospector who (in 1859) staked claim in Six-Mile Canyon, N…
The cycle of big towns being settled quickly until precious d…
Placer Mining
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
Quartz Mining
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
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French, British and American Cultures
Mylène Farmer
Vanessa Paradis
Gérard Depardieu
Charles de Gaulle
A French recording artist, songwriter, occasional actress, wr…
A French singer, spokesmodel for Chanel and actress. She was…
A French actor, filmmaker, businessman and vineyard owner. He…
A French military general and statesman. He was the leader of…
Mylène Farmer
A French recording artist, songwriter, occasional actress, wr…
Vanessa Paradis
A French singer, spokesmodel for Chanel and actress. She was…
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US History since 1865 - CH 8, Reynolds
The group of volunteers who fought in…
Two men who helped transform the newsp…
All the following led to the U.S. deci…
The sinking of the Maine in Havana's h…
Rough Riders
William Randolph Hearst & Joseph Pulitzer
the Credit Mobilier scandal
was a cause for war with Spain
The group of volunteers who fought in…
Rough Riders
Two men who helped transform the newsp…
William Randolph Hearst & Joseph Pulitzer
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Westward Expansion
assimilation
barbed wire
Battle of Little Big Horn
Battle of Wounded Knee
to blend into another, accept another culture as your own... *a…
metal wire twisted with short/sharp spikes that made it possi…
A famous 1876 battle in southern Montana, near the Little Big…
American soldiers massacre (indiscriminate and brutal slaught…
assimilation
to blend into another, accept another culture as your own... *a…
barbed wire
metal wire twisted with short/sharp spikes that made it possi…
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History since 1865: Final Exam Review
NSC-68
The Korean War (1950-1953)
Suez Crisis 1956
Executive Order 9981- 1948
Created in the face of foreign policy concerns, in April 1950…
Korea splits when troops from Communist North Korea invaded S…
Nasser, Egyptian leader nationalizes the Suez Canal, which in…
Truman issued the order that desegregated the Armed Forces, e…
NSC-68
Created in the face of foreign policy concerns, in April 1950…
The Korean War (1950-1953)
Korea splits when troops from Communist North Korea invaded S…
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Chapter 8 American Republic Since 1877
Placer Mining
Quartz Mining
Henry Comstock
Boom & Bust
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
A prospector who (in 1859) staked claim in Six-Mile Canyon, N…
The cycle of big towns being settled quickly until precious d…
Placer Mining
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
Quartz Mining
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
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Chapter 8 American Republic Since 1877
Placer Mining
Quartz Mining
Henry Comstock
Boom & Bust
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
A prospector who (in 1859) staked claim in Six-Mile Canyon, N…
The cycle of big towns being settled quickly until precious d…
Placer Mining
Extracting shallow deposits of ore by hand using simple equip…
Quartz Mining
After surface deposits dwindled, corporations would begin thi…
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U.S. Ch. 7 Immigrants and Urbanization
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Reasons Immigrants were drawn to the U…
Reasons Immigrants wanted leave their…
* An inspection station in New York Harbor for immigrants arr…
* An inspection station for immigrants arriving on the West C…
* the conditions that attracted them to the U.S.: jobs, facto…
* poverty, starvation, governments run by brutal dictators ... *…
Ellis Island
* An inspection station in New York Harbor for immigrants arr…
Angel Island
* An inspection station for immigrants arriving on the West C…
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1023 US History 1865-Present Midterm Review
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Emancipation Proclamation
Thirteenth Amendment
A document or physical object which was written or created du…
A document that was created later by someone who did not expe…
An executive order issued on January 1, 1863, by President Li…
Passed by Congress on January 31, 1865, and ratified on Decem…
Primary Source
A document or physical object which was written or created du…
Secondary Source
A document that was created later by someone who did not expe…
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The Puritans
Moral Puritans
Ethical Puritans
Religious Puritans
Ethical Puritan Women
spread and uphold Democracy
valued hard-work, self-sacrifice, and material success
believed that human beings were inherently evil and must over…
held little power within the public sphere
Moral Puritans
spread and uphold Democracy
Ethical Puritans
valued hard-work, self-sacrifice, and material success
US History Since 1865 Exam 2
Who were the central powers?
Who were the allies?
What is the idea behind American Neutr…
What was the Munich Agreement?
Germany, Austria-Hungary
US, France, Soviet Union
The US to remain neutral during WW2
A settlement that allowed Germany to take portions of Czech
Who were the central powers?
Germany, Austria-Hungary
Who were the allies?
US, France, Soviet Union
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History since 1865 Q's
How did women help during world war 2?
Homos and World War 2?
American way of Life during world war 2
Disney and World War 2
They helped in factories, produced guns, ammo, cars, and anyt…
They were allowed to fight, however given a psychiatric and p…
Men were motivated to fight b/c they wanted to support their…
He supported WW2... He created training films like WEFT, which w…
How did women help during world war 2?
They helped in factories, produced guns, ammo, cars, and anyt…
Homos and World War 2?
They were allowed to fight, however given a psychiatric and p…
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Gilded 2
Bessemer Process
Robber Baron
Carnegie and Rockefeller are examples…
In the period from 1865 to 1900, the U…
steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carbon…
an American capitalist who acquired a fortune in the late nin…
Maintained a monopoly
Granting land to railroad companies
Bessemer Process
steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carbon…
Robber Baron
an American capitalist who acquired a fortune in the late nin…
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US history 1865 to present study guide
Affordable automobile
INVENTION OF THE AIRPLANE
Use of assembly line
Communication changes
greater mobility, ... creation of JOBS ... Growth of transportation…
The wright brothers
Henry Ford, automobile ... Rise mechanization
increased telephones... radio and broad cast in industry ... movies
Affordable automobile
greater mobility, ... creation of JOBS ... Growth of transportation…
INVENTION OF THE AIRPLANE
The wright brothers
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US since 1865
IWW
Mary "Mother" Jones
Jane Addams/ hull house
Maternalistic reform
Group of unionists who rejected the AFL, sought to mobilize t…
Jailed for addressing striking Colorado miners
Settlement house to improving the lives of the immigrant poor
Assumption that the government should encourage women capacit…
IWW
Group of unionists who rejected the AFL, sought to mobilize t…
Mary "Mother" Jones
Jailed for addressing striking Colorado miners
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APUSH Imperialism - Progressivism from American History II: Since 1865
availability of internal markets and l…
factors regarding external expansionism
Purchase of Alaska
Santo Domingo
- resources of the west... - economic colonialism in the south... -…
-absence of a compulsive need... - obsolete navy ... - civil war... -…
- 1867... - attempt by Russia to unload "useless" territory ... - e…
1870... - Senate rejects annexation
availability of internal markets and l…
- resources of the west... - economic colonialism in the south... -…
factors regarding external expansionism
-absence of a compulsive need... - obsolete navy ... - civil war... -…
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U.S. History Since 1865
Presidential Reconstruction
Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan
The Thirteenth Amendment
The Radical Republicans
-President Andrew Johnson initiated his own plans for Reconst…
-Lincoln's Reconstruction Plan. ... -10% of all voters vow their…
-the U.S. House of Representatives passed the 13th Amendment…
-voting rights for black men (wanted to earn loyalty of Afric…
Presidential Reconstruction
-President Andrew Johnson initiated his own plans for Reconst…
Lincoln's Ten Percent Plan
-Lincoln's Reconstruction Plan. ... -10% of all voters vow their…
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Unit 1 - Historic Skills and Documents
historian
credible
reliable
primary source
A person who studies the past.
A trustworthy and believable source.
A source that is well supported with facts.
The original record of an event under investigation.
historian
A person who studies the past.
credible
A trustworthy and believable source.
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Reconstruction (after Civil War)
freedmen
Reconstruction
Ten Percent Plan
amnesty
men and women who had been slaves
rebuilding of the South after the Civil War
Lincoln's plan that allowed a southern state to form a new go…
government pardon
freedmen
men and women who had been slaves
Reconstruction
rebuilding of the South after the Civil War
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TopVoc English B2 - Leisure and sport
activity
actor
aim... Our main aim is to develop our stu…
amateur
l'activité
l'acteur
le but
l'amateur
activity
l'activité
actor
l'acteur
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United States History Since 1865 Final Exam
William Levit
Why did the consumer culture expand?
What city was the automobile manufactu…
Libertarian conservatives are complete…
invented suburbs; made a "Leviitown"; east coast builder; wou…
credit
Detroit
government
William Levit
invented suburbs; made a "Leviitown"; east coast builder; wou…
Why did the consumer culture expand?
credit
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AP World Unit 1
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
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AP World Unit 1
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
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Hist Since 1865 (Matching-People-Previous Tests)
Charles Sumner
Hiram Revels
Ulysses S Grant
Thomas Edison
Beaten in the Senate chamber before the Civil War, he became…
Black Republican senator from Mississippi during Reconstruction
Great Military leader whose presidency foundered in corruptio…
Inventive genius of industrialization who worked on devices s…
Charles Sumner
Beaten in the Senate chamber before the Civil War, he became…
Hiram Revels
Black Republican senator from Mississippi during Reconstruction
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United States History Since 1865 Units 20-23
Who says, "The chief business of the A…
What main thing drives the economy in…
Consumerism expanded in the 1920's, wh…
Consumerism expanded because of...
Calvin Coolidge
the automobile industry
vacations, movies, and sporting events
advertising
Who says, "The chief business of the A…
Calvin Coolidge
What main thing drives the economy in…
the automobile industry
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History of Healthcare
Clara Barton
Chinese
Marie Curie
Leonardo da Vinci
Founded American Red Cross in 1881
Used acupuncture to relieve pain and congestion
Isolated radium in 1910
Artist who used dissection to draw the human body
Clara Barton
Founded American Red Cross in 1881
Chinese
Used acupuncture to relieve pain and congestion
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All States and Capitals
Arizona
Maryland
Arkansas
California
Phoenix
Annapolis
Little Rock
Sacramento
Arizona
Phoenix
Maryland
Annapolis
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Prentice Hall World Geography Chapter 8 Judah 7th grade
provinces
Maritime
lock
Bedrock
political divisions in Cananda
bordering or related to the sea
an enclosed area on a canal that raises or lowers ships form…
solid rock that is usually covered by soil, gravel. and sand
provinces
political divisions in Cananda
Maritime
bordering or related to the sea
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Latin American Cultural Geography
maya
aztec
inca
tenochtitlan
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
ruled from the capital, Cuzco in Peru; Built roads and was co…
Capital of the Aztec empire and current day Mexico City
maya
was an ancient civilization in southern Mexico and Central Am…
aztec
Empire in central Mexico with the capitol city of Tenochtitla…
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Terms for Post WWII Q4
Roy Kroc
Taylorism
Affluent Society
John Kenneth Galbraith
...
...
...
...
Roy Kroc
...
Taylorism
...
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American History Chapter 17
Imperialism
Plantation owner (Dole pineapple) in H…
Rough Riders
Yellow Journalism
Extension of a nation's power over other lands
Sanford B. Dole
The First United States Volunteer Calvary. Volunteered to fig…
Exaggerated news reports or events. One cause of the Spanish-…
Imperialism
Extension of a nation's power over other lands
Plantation owner (Dole pineapple) in H…
Sanford B. Dole
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Important Terms in History in the United States since 1855
states rights
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Freedmen's Bureau
sharecropping
southern states believed that they had the right to make thei…
Novel about a slave and his harsh treatment by his slave owners
organization that supplied former slaves with food, clothing,…
former slaves worked for their former owners doing what they…
states rights
southern states believed that they had the right to make thei…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Novel about a slave and his harsh treatment by his slave owners
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Late-Nineteenth Century Politics
James Garfield
James Blaine
Alexander Graham Bell
Charles Guiteau
20th President; assassinated by Charles Guiteau; half-breed m…
Representative from Maine serving as Speaker of the U.S. Hous…
Created x-ray metal detector to use on Garfield to detect bul…
Shot President Garfield; stalwart; claimed insanity in court;…
James Garfield
20th President; assassinated by Charles Guiteau; half-breed m…
James Blaine
Representative from Maine serving as Speaker of the U.S. Hous…
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US since 1865 3 quiz
Stonewall riots
Red power
United farm workers
Roe vs. wade
Violent clashes between police and gay patrons of new yorks s…
Activism by millitant native amwrican grouos to protest livij…
Formed in 1962 to represent interest of mexican american migr…
Landmark supreme cort decision striking down state laws that…
Stonewall riots
Violent clashes between police and gay patrons of new yorks s…
Red power
Activism by millitant native amwrican grouos to protest livij…
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American 1 Unit 4 Vocabulary
Republican Virtues
Suffrage
Mobile Society
Second Great Awakening
Educational concept in the early 1800's that focused more on…
The right to vote
The name given to the ability of Americans could move to west…
Protestant Christian revival in America in which people becam…
Republican Virtues
Educational concept in the early 1800's that focused more on…
Suffrage
The right to vote
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The 1970s (22)
Oil crisis
Stagflation
WIN
Jimmy Carter
-Crisis in oil production... -Arabs cut back production to punis…
-Combo of stagnant economic growth and high inflation... -Define…
-Whip Inflation Now... -Ford effort to try to control inflation;…
-Won Election of 1976... -Ran as an outsider (would never lie to…
Oil crisis
-Crisis in oil production... -Arabs cut back production to punis…
Stagflation
-Combo of stagnant economic growth and high inflation... -Define…
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US History Part 5: Civil War: 1 of 2: Causes of the Civil War (Chapter 15)
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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