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Modern American History
1865-1877
Andrew Johnson
XIII Amendment
XIV Amendment
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
Abolishes slavery
American citizens are entitled to due process of law, legal c…
1865-1877
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
Andrew Johnson
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
144 terms
Modern American history midterm
What year was the declaration of indep…
What year was the US constitution comp…
What year did the Star Spangled Banner…
List three rules for lowering and rais…
1776
1787
1931
the flag should never touch the ground... raise it up fast, brin…
What year was the declaration of indep…
1776
What year was the US constitution comp…
1787
81 terms
Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
26 terms
Modern American History
Truman doctrine
Nuclear age
Nuclear Proliferation
Mutually Assured Destruction
US will give military aid to help people fighting communism.
The time beginning after the atom bombings of Japan. Nuclear…
The spread of nuclear weapons to nations that do not have nuc…
(MAD) if either US or the USSR was hit with a nuclear weapons…
Truman doctrine
US will give military aid to help people fighting communism.
Nuclear age
The time beginning after the atom bombings of Japan. Nuclear…
33 terms
Modern Latin American History
Túpac Amaru II
fueros
civilization and barbarism
dependency
leader of most important colonial rebellion; located in Peru…
legal exemption for the clergy in Mexico during the mid-1800's
Written by Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, most influential Latin…
Latin American economies stood in a permanently dependent pos…
Túpac Amaru II
leader of most important colonial rebellion; located in Peru…
fueros
legal exemption for the clergy in Mexico during the mid-1800's
American History - Modern American Chapter 22-25
Harding Adminstration
Red Scare
18th Amendment
Speakeasies
Placed friends in jobs; very corrupt and unsuccessful
Fear of Communist in the USA
Prohibition; Illegal to sell, make or transport alcohol
Secret bars during prohibition
Harding Adminstration
Placed friends in jobs; very corrupt and unsuccessful
Red Scare
Fear of Communist in the USA
7 terms
Modern Latin American History
Brazil
Liberalism
Republicanism
Nationalism
Which colony was less violent and only took about a year to s…
In theory, legal equality of all citizens.
Form of constitutional government with representatives electe…
A sense of shared history and common identity
Brazil
Which colony was less violent and only took about a year to s…
Liberalism
In theory, legal equality of all citizens.
Modern American History (Hayes)
Where the original humans in the New W…
The trading sub-continent that Vasco d…
Main cause of the death of thousands o…
The transference of people, animals, f…
Asia
India
disease
The Columbian Exchange
Where the original humans in the New W…
Asia
The trading sub-continent that Vasco d…
India
111 terms
Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
111 terms
TF Modern American History
Imperialism
USS Maine
Yellow Journalism
Rough Riders
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Volunteer regiment of US Cavalry led by Teddy Roosevelt durin…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
USS Maine
Ship that explodes off the coast of Cuba in Havana harbor and…
modern american history
Susan B. Anthony
Clara barton
Lucy Stone
Dorothea Dix
womens rights activist
pioneering nurse for Red Cross
lady abolitionists
Vigorous lobbiest
Susan B. Anthony
womens rights activist
Clara barton
pioneering nurse for Red Cross
American History Modern Presidents
Richard Nixon (1968-74)
Gerald Ford (1974-76)
Jimmy Carter (1977-81)
Ronald Reagan (1981-89)
First president to visit China, Watergate Scandal, CREEP, res…
Never elected, appointed after Nixon resigned, pardoned Nixon…
First Arab-Israel peace talks(Camp David Accords), Iranian Ho…
Trickle down, appointed first female to Supreme Court, Strate…
Richard Nixon (1968-74)
First president to visit China, Watergate Scandal, CREEP, res…
Gerald Ford (1974-76)
Never elected, appointed after Nixon resigned, pardoned Nixon…
66 terms
Modern American History
Nationalism
Militarism
Allies
Central Powers
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Glorification of armed strength
Britain, France, Russia, US, Italy
Austria-Hungary, Germany, Ottoman Empire
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Militarism
Glorification of armed strength
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Modern American History Final
Liberal
Plank
Democrat
Coattail Politics
one who is open minded or not strict in the observance of ort…
individual beliefs of a political party
party with the goal that government provides all citizens wit…
people are elected based on the current president
Liberal
one who is open minded or not strict in the observance of ort…
Plank
individual beliefs of a political party
105 terms
Modern American History
Nationalism
Militarism
Imperialism
Alliances
a
b
b
b
Nationalism
a
Militarism
b
38 terms
Modern Latin American History
What is a Caudillo?
What is a Liberal?
What is a Conservative?
What is Fuero?
A Person who speaks for the people but not interest of the pe…
person who wants change (Democratic System)... -Try to separate…
Person who doesn't want change (Monarchy) ... -Keep church and s…
A special set of laws made for certain group of people, that…
What is a Caudillo?
A Person who speaks for the people but not interest of the pe…
What is a Liberal?
person who wants change (Democratic System)... -Try to separate…
65 terms
Modern American History Final
Final Solution
Who did Hitler use as a scapegoat for…
What groups of people did Hitler perse…
Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Treaty
Hitler's plan for Jews (killing them)
Jews
Jews, homosexuals, Gypsies, Polls, blacks, and the mentally h…
Won't fight each other/divide Poland
Final Solution
Hitler's plan for Jews (killing them)
Who did Hitler use as a scapegoat for…
Jews
35 terms
Modern American History
____ is the political, social, and eco…
Which type of diplomacy does this cart…
____ gave money for school and to but…
The first televised debate was between…
c.
b.
b.
c.
____ is the political, social, and eco…
c.
Which type of diplomacy does this cart…
b.
11 terms
art history - american modernism
"animal locomotion" - muybridge
"butterfly dance" - edison
"black iris" - o'keeffe
"light of iris" - o'keeffe
"animal locomotion" - muybridge
"butterfly dance" - edison
38 terms
Modern American History quiz
Watergate
Committee for re-election
James McCord
Sam ervin
Political scandal that occurred in the 1970's following a bre…
...
...
chairman of the committee on presidential campaign activities.
Watergate
Political scandal that occurred in the 1970's following a bre…
Committee for re-election
...
34 terms
Modern American History CAP
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Krushchev
Warren Commission
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
Leader of the Soviet Union from 1953-1964
1964 detailing of Kennedy's assassination. One lone gunman
NATO
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Warsaw Pact
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
33 terms
Modern American History
Captains of industry
Robber Baron
Business leaders whose means of amassing a personal fortune c…
American businessmen who used unscrupulous methods to get rich.
Captains of industry
Business leaders whose means of amassing a personal fortune c…
Robber Baron
American businessmen who used unscrupulous methods to get rich.
Modern American History
1865-1877
Andrew Johnson
XIII Amendment
XIV Amendment
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
Abolishes slavery
American citizens are entitled to due process of law, legal c…
1865-1877
Reconstruction period after the Civil War. Radical Publicans…
Andrew Johnson
The 17th President of the United States after Lincoln was ass…
84 terms
Modern American History (Hayes)
Where the original humans in the New W…
The trading sub-continent that Vasco d…
Main cause of the death of thousands o…
The transference of people, animals, f…
Asia
India
disease
The Columbian Exchange
Where the original humans in the New W…
Asia
The trading sub-continent that Vasco d…
India
213 terms
Modern American History
abolitionist movement
affirmative action
Agent Orange
Agricultural Adjustment Act
movement to end slavery
giving special things to minorities to make up for past discr…
herbicide used as a weapon to kill vegetation in the Vietnam…
raise farm prices through government assistance; New deal plan
abolitionist movement
movement to end slavery
affirmative action
giving special things to minorities to make up for past discr…
97 terms
Modern American History
Baby Boom
Jonas Stalk
Levittown
Generation Gap
Period from 1945 to 1961 during which over 65 million childre…
Developed an injectable polio vaccine which he tested on hims…
Earliest suburb, located 10 miles east of NY city.
Cultural separation between children and their parents.
Baby Boom
Period from 1945 to 1961 during which over 65 million childre…
Jonas Stalk
Developed an injectable polio vaccine which he tested on hims…
19 terms
American Modern History Terms
Triangle Shirtwaist fire
Progressivism
muckrakers
Pure Food and Drug Act
...
...
...
...
Triangle Shirtwaist fire
...
Progressivism
...
Modern American History
Harry Truman
striped pants diplomat
Freedom Rides
crackpot realism
Who- 33rd US President... When- office from 1945-1953... Significan…
What- term for an elite member of the diplomatic corps, forei…
When- Circa 1961... Who- 13 African American and white civil rig…
Who- C. Wright Mills... What- machines/systems and human gullibi…
Harry Truman
Who- 33rd US President... When- office from 1945-1953... Significan…
striped pants diplomat
What- term for an elite member of the diplomatic corps, forei…
American History - Modern America Chapter 26-29
Jackie Robinson
Little Rock Nine
Martin Luther King Jr.
Lee Harvey Oswald
1st African American to play in MLB
9 students who wanted to attend Central High School; National…
Led the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Killed John F Kennedy
Jackie Robinson
1st African American to play in MLB
Little Rock Nine
9 students who wanted to attend Central High School; National…
Modern American History
Bolsheviks
Communism
Red scare
Palmer raids
An army of russian radicals
An economic and political class
Fear of communism
A series of government attacks
Bolsheviks
An army of russian radicals
Communism
An economic and political class
Modern american history - Timeline
german attacks Poland
germany crosses the maginot line
japan attacks pearl harbor
U.S. wages war on Japan
Sept 1 1939
June 14 1940
Dec 7 1941
Dec 8 1941
german attacks Poland
Sept 1 1939
germany crosses the maginot line
June 14 1940
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modern american history EOC
abolished slavery
giving national citizenship and forbid…
prohibits states from denying the righ…
levy taxes
What is the 13th amendment?
What is the 14th amendment?
What is the 15th amendment?
What is the 16th amendment?
abolished slavery
What is the 13th amendment?
giving national citizenship and forbid…
What is the 14th amendment?
Modern American History NCSU
Turner Thesis
Farm Security Administration
Installment Plan
Walter Raushenbusch
The frontier thesis is the assertion that the American charac…
Created in 1935 as part of the New Deal in the United States,…
The installment plans of the 1920s were pretty much the same…
Wrote the Social Gospel explaining that freedom and spiritual…
Turner Thesis
The frontier thesis is the assertion that the American charac…
Farm Security Administration
Created in 1935 as part of the New Deal in the United States,…
30 terms
Modern American History
Transcontinental Railroad
Bessemer Process
Gospel of Wealth
Haymarket Riot
A. The United States only had 35,000 miles of steam railways…
A. Iron went into railroad rails and bridges because it was t…
A. Plutocrats believed that "godliness is in league with rich…
A. Chicago was home to about 80,000 Knights of Labor members.…
Transcontinental Railroad
A. The United States only had 35,000 miles of steam railways…
Bessemer Process
A. Iron went into railroad rails and bridges because it was t…
modern American history
Plessy vs ferguson
brown vs BOE of Topeka
national association for the advanceme…
congress of racial equality (CORE)
1896; court ruled that segregation was acceptable if the sepa…
1952; by grouping people based on race in separation retards…
responsible for bringing court case to supreme court; oldest…
1964; end segregation and discrimination
Plessy vs ferguson
1896; court ruled that segregation was acceptable if the sepa…
brown vs BOE of Topeka
1952; by grouping people based on race in separation retards…
Modern American History
Obama
Reagan
Nixon
Clinton
"Yes we Can"
"Honey, i forgot to duck"
"im not a crook"
"There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured wit…
Obama
"Yes we Can"
Reagan
"Honey, i forgot to duck"
32 terms
Modern American History
Self sufficent
Cottage method
Traditional
Increasing
As of 1900: ... The US economy was extremely _________ _________
As of 1900: ... The US economy relied on the _______ _________
As of 1900: the role of women in the US was extremely _______…
As of 1900: religion is ________
Self sufficent
As of 1900: ... The US economy was extremely _________ _________
Cottage method
As of 1900: ... The US economy relied on the _______ _________
24 terms
Modern American history
Brown v. Board of Education
Sit-ins
14th Amendment
Plessy v. Ferguson
Overturned Plessy V Ferguson in 1954
to protest at lunch counters that served only whites, African…
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Brown v. Board of Education
Overturned Plessy V Ferguson in 1954
Sit-ins
to protest at lunch counters that served only whites, African…
29 terms
modern american history
bureau of indian affairs
john M. chivington
sand creek massacre
santee sioux mass execution
the government agency responsible for managing american india…
U.S. army colonel , responsible for sand creek massacre
attack by U.S. army troops in which 200 peaceful cheynee were…
killing 490 white settlers, including women and children
bureau of indian affairs
the government agency responsible for managing american india…
john M. chivington
U.S. army colonel , responsible for sand creek massacre
Modern American History
Native Americans
African Americans
Latinos
Women
AKA " wind talker or code talker"... Created code names to help…
AKA Tuskegee Airmen b/c they trained in Tuskegee Alabama ... If…
AKA blue devils... They mainly fought on the ground and fought i…
Would stay home and take over the roles of men... Either worked…
Native Americans
AKA " wind talker or code talker"... Created code names to help…
African Americans
AKA Tuskegee Airmen b/c they trained in Tuskegee Alabama ... If…
Modern American history
Nativism
Isolationism
Anarchists
Communism
A policy aimed at protecting the interests of nativeborn resi…
Setting one's self apart from world affairs
People who oppose any form of government
A political system based on the collective ownership of prope…
Nativism
A policy aimed at protecting the interests of nativeborn resi…
Isolationism
Setting one's self apart from world affairs
Modern Latin American History
fueros
limpieza de sangre (purity of blood)
Corporate property
mita
Who: merchants, clergy, Indians, military... What: Different law…
Who: All people under Spanish rule... What: Race and religion we…
...
Who: Incans under Spanish rule, developed by Toledo... What: A s…
fueros
Who: merchants, clergy, Indians, military... What: Different law…
limpieza de sangre (purity of blood)
Who: All people under Spanish rule... What: Race and religion we…
Modern American History CAP
NATO
Warsaw Pact
Krushchev
Warren Commission
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
Leader of the Soviet Union from 1953-1964
1964 detailing of Kennedy's assassination. One lone gunman
NATO
Western European alliance designed to combat communism
Warsaw Pact
Eastern European alliance designed to combat capitalism
194 terms
Honors Modern American History Midterm
A 1913 California law forced Japanese…
Abolitionists wanted slavery to end be…
About how many American troops served…
All of the following were NEGATIVE eff…
sell their land
slavery was morally wrong and dehumanizing
1,300,000
formation of the Populist party
A 1913 California law forced Japanese…
sell their land
Abolitionists wanted slavery to end be…
slavery was morally wrong and dehumanizing
176 terms
Modern American History
Cure all
What is the declaration of independence
What are some examples of democratic i…
When did photography exist?
More democracy for failed governments
a promise of what America should be
security, participation, education, expression, religion
since the mid 19 century
Cure all
More democracy for failed governments
What is the declaration of independence
a promise of what America should be
14 terms
modern american history notes
Placer
Quartz
miners moved west
boomtowns
done by hand using tools... - usually in water, like rivers and…
done by machinery ... - coal and steam powered ... - wealthy invest…
hoping of striking it rich
quickly constructed towns located near mining camps
Placer
done by hand using tools... - usually in water, like rivers and…
Quartz
done by machinery ... - coal and steam powered ... - wealthy invest…
Modern history the American Revolution
The Battle of Saratoga
Boston Massacre
Stamp Act Riots
Boston Tea Party
Turning point in revolutionary war. Convinced France to enter…
The killing of 5 colonists by British regulars.
The direct tax on internal commerce, rather than a duty on ex…
Massachusetts colonists disguised as as Mohawk Indians boarde…
The Battle of Saratoga
Turning point in revolutionary war. Convinced France to enter…
Boston Massacre
The killing of 5 colonists by British regulars.
Ch. 9 American History - Modern American Emerges
Progressive Movement
Florence Kelley
prohibition
muckraker
aimed to restore economic opportunities and correct injustice…
advocate for improving the lives of women and children
banning of alcoholic beverages
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and…
Progressive Movement
aimed to restore economic opportunities and correct injustice…
Florence Kelley
advocate for improving the lives of women and children
94 terms
Modern American History
Renaissance
Humanism
Patron
Indulgence
A rebirth in culture and learning
The study to focus on events happening on Earth
A person who gives financial support to a person/activity
A shortening of one's time in purgatory
Renaissance
A rebirth in culture and learning
Humanism
The study to focus on events happening on Earth
Modern Latin American History Review
Adelantado
Aldeia
Alcabada
Audencia
An individual in colonial Spanish America authorized by the c…
Indian village or settlement in Portuguese Latin America admi…
Spanish sales tax imposed by the crown
A colonial high court and council of state under a viceroy or…
Adelantado
An individual in colonial Spanish America authorized by the c…
Aldeia
Indian village or settlement in Portuguese Latin America admi…
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