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37 terms
MS History
Checks & Balance
Bicameral
Unit System
Sheriff
When each branch of government can use its power to promote e…
Made up of two houses
System under which the supervisors get policies and hire coun…
Chief law enforcement officer of the county, with the authori…
Checks & Balance
When each branch of government can use its power to promote e…
Bicameral
Made up of two houses
30 terms
MS History
Federalism
Democracy
How many does the MS Senate have?
How many does the MS House of Represen…
Power divided between Federal Government and State Government.
The people vote for officials to represent them in government.
52.
122.
Federalism
Power divided between Federal Government and State Government.
Democracy
The people vote for officials to represent them in government.
30 terms
MS History
Writ of Habeas Corpus
You can not be deprived of what three…
Due process
Four rights of the accused
A person can't be held in custody indefinitely without being…
Life, liberty, or property without due process of law.
Rule established by courts to protect a person's rights
Right to an attorney, right to confront their accusers, right…
Writ of Habeas Corpus
A person can't be held in custody indefinitely without being…
You can not be deprived of what three…
Life, liberty, or property without due process of law.
15 terms
ms history
Assassinated Medgar Evers ; wrote lett…
Elected governor in 1959 ; enacted two…
Convicted of killing three suspects ;…
U.S army sergeant in 1952 applied to t…
Byron De La Beckwith
Ross Barnett
Edgar Ray Killen
Clyde Kennard
Assassinated Medgar Evers ; wrote lett…
Byron De La Beckwith
Elected governor in 1959 ; enacted two…
Ross Barnett
9 terms
MS History
1540/1541
1682
1699
1716
Spanish explorer De Soto was the first European to discover M…
La Salle navigated the Mississippi River and claimed all land…
Frenchman Pierre Le Moyne, de Iberville, and his brother Jean…
Fort Rosalie is founded; the initial settlement for what beca…
1540/1541
Spanish explorer De Soto was the first European to discover M…
1682
La Salle navigated the Mississippi River and claimed all land…
35 terms
Ms history
Land
Water
Total area
Coastline
47000 sq m
2000 sq m
48000 sq m
45m
Land
47000 sq m
Water
2000 sq m
16 terms
MS History
Treaty
NW Ordinance
Sectionalism
Constitution
formal agreement between 2 or more nations
established the framework for the government of territories
an allegiance to local interests
sets up framework for a government and determines its powers…
Treaty
formal agreement between 2 or more nations
NW Ordinance
established the framework for the government of territories
16 terms
Ms history
Monopoly
Literacy test
Morrill land grant act
Brown v. Board of education of Topeka,…
The exclusive ownership or control of a product or industry b…
Determined whether a person could read or write before being…
An act passed in 1862 by the U.S. Congress that granted each…
1954 U.S.supreme court decision that overturned the plessy v.…
Monopoly
The exclusive ownership or control of a product or industry b…
Literacy test
Determined whether a person could read or write before being…
18 terms
Ms history
Location
Place
Human-environment interaction
Movement
A theme of geography that focuses on where a place is in rela…
A theme of geography that focuses on the physical and human o…
A theme of geography that describes how humans use and intera…
A theme of geography that concerns the ways in which people a…
Location
A theme of geography that focuses on where a place is in rela…
Place
A theme of geography that focuses on the physical and human o…
13 terms
MS history
geographical region of MS
best description of ms's topography
latitude of MS
longitude of MS
the south
rolling hills
...
...
geographical region of MS
the south
best description of ms's topography
rolling hills
29 terms
Ms history
Bering land bridge
Muskogean
Fort Rosalie
Acolapissa
Land mass used by native americans to migrate to north america
Dominant language of indians in the south east?
Fort created by french in the city of natchez
Tribe that merged with the Houma Indian tribe in Louisiana?
Bering land bridge
Land mass used by native americans to migrate to north america
Muskogean
Dominant language of indians in the south east?
15 terms
Geo History- Ms. Harkins
Geologic History
Uniformitarianism
Relative Age
Absolute Age
The study and interpretation of Earth's past through the obse…
The geologic processes are the same today as they were in the…
The age of the rock or event compared to the surrounding rock…
The actual age of the rock or event
Geologic History
The study and interpretation of Earth's past through the obse…
Uniformitarianism
The geologic processes are the same today as they were in the…
21 terms
MS History
Lauderdale
Newton
Scott
Rankin
Meridian
Decatur
Forest
brandon
Lauderdale
Meridian
Newton
Decatur
30 terms
MS History
Clarke
Wayne
Greene
George
Quitman
Waynesboro
leakesville
Lucedale
Clarke
Quitman
Wayne
Waynesboro
25 terms
Ms history
Regions
Marshes
Plains
5
An area with common features that set it apart from other areas
A wet land with thick grass
A flat land or gently rolling land thickly covered with grass
The United States are divided into regions
Regions
An area with common features that set it apart from other areas
Marshes
A wet land with thick grass
15 terms
ms history
the us ______ the slave trade in 1808…
slavery would not become an issue of _…
faced with the rigors of life of ensla…
there were those people who fought aga…
abolish
national
hearts and music
pastors
the us ______ the slave trade in 1808…
abolish
slavery would not become an issue of _…
national
10 terms
MS History
350
180
30 and 34
88 and 91
Mississippi's north-south distance is about ___ miles.
Mississippi's east-west distance is about ___ miles.
Mississippi is located between ___ and ___ degrees north lati…
Mississippi is located between ___ and ___ degrees west longi…
350
Mississippi's north-south distance is about ___ miles.
180
Mississippi's east-west distance is about ___ miles.
27 terms
MS history
Absolute location
Longitude
Prime meridian
Latitude
Precise location on earth's surface
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
The imaginary line that runs from North to South Pole through…
The distance north or south of the equator
Absolute location
Precise location on earth's surface
Longitude
Distance east or west of the prime meridian
13 terms
MS history
Eudora welty
William Faulkner
Tennessee Williams
John Gresham
Native of Jackson,MS. Won Pulitzer Prize in 1973
Novelist from Oxford,ms. Wrote stories dealing with greed,cor…
Famous ms. playwright from Columbus,ms. Won Pulitzer Prize fr…
Moved from Arkansas to Southaven when he was 12. Sold over 25…
Eudora welty
Native of Jackson,MS. Won Pulitzer Prize in 1973
William Faulkner
Novelist from Oxford,ms. Wrote stories dealing with greed,cor…
18 terms
MS. HISTORY
longitude
prime meridian
latitude
elevation
is the distance east to west of the prime meridian
the imaginary line that runs from North Pole to South Pole th…
ist he distance north or south of the equator
height of the land above sea level.
longitude
is the distance east to west of the prime meridian
prime meridian
the imaginary line that runs from North Pole to South Pole th…
28 terms
HISTORY (Ms. Hamnett)
History
Prehistory
Anthropology
Fossils
The study of the past and its events
Past evens that happened before written records
Studying (pre) history through analyzing fossils and human re…
Something (leaf,skeleton,footprint) that is from a plant or a…
History
The study of the past and its events
Prehistory
Past evens that happened before written records
10 terms
MS History
Choctaw and Chicasaw crops
Indian men and womens jobs
Native American clan role
First european settlement in MS
maize, corn,pumpkins,beans,peas
planted crops, picked weeds, and harvested
punish criminals and protect individuals from violence
Fort Maurepas
Choctaw and Chicasaw crops
maize, corn,pumpkins,beans,peas
Indian men and womens jobs
planted crops, picked weeds, and harvested
9 terms
MS HISTORY
Why do we study history?
George Johnston
Lt. Gov. Brown
Elias Durnford
to understand the present, know what not to do in the future,…
organized 1st civil government; fairly unsuccessful; unpopula…
Improved Indian relations; increased attention to western sec…
Further improved Indian relations
Why do we study history?
to understand the present, know what not to do in the future,…
George Johnston
organized 1st civil government; fairly unsuccessful; unpopula…
28 terms
MS History
Libel
the gov. amy not y law search or seize…
Once they have a search warrant they c…
A search warren must state what?
Printed or published statement maliciously made to injure a p…
A person's home, a person, or a person's goods
Enter the property and search the place
The place, the person, and what is being seized
Libel
Printed or published statement maliciously made to injure a p…
the gov. amy not y law search or seize…
A person's home, a person, or a person's goods
20 terms
ms history
aquaculture
industrial park
poultry
free enterprise
the raising of fish for sale
a group of factory buildings located outside a town or city
farm birds raised for their meat such as chickens or turkeys
system allows people to own and run their own business
aquaculture
the raising of fish for sale
industrial park
a group of factory buildings located outside a town or city
44 terms
MS History
Bus boycott in Montgomery who and why?
SCLC
1890 - what happened to Homer Plessey?
Brown vs. Board of Education
ross parks wouldn't give up seat for white man
Southern Christian Leadership Conference leader was Martin Lu…
He tried to get on train but he couldn't get on the white car…
ended legal segregation beginning of integration
Bus boycott in Montgomery who and why?
ross parks wouldn't give up seat for white man
SCLC
Southern Christian Leadership Conference leader was Martin Lu…
21 terms
Ms History
How did the Incas control other places?
Who was the greatest saps inca?
Why did they cut terraces?
Why kinds of ways were commoners divid…
They used their army and diplomacy. They would rather use dip…
Pachacuti
They cut them because the mountains were so steep
By age and sex. 12
How did the Incas control other places?
They used their army and diplomacy. They would rather use dip…
Who was the greatest saps inca?
Pachacuti
20 terms
history ms
Why did the Nazis change the school cu…
Were the Nazi Youth Policies Successfu…
Did the Weimar Republic successfully d…
Political Situation in Germany at the…
- To introduce control... - To indoctrinate the children... - To in…
- Many joined voluntarily (over 7m members)... - Youngsters enjo…
- It didn't pay the reparations... - It caused hyperinflation by…
- Kaiser Wilhelm fled the country... - Ebert, one of the leaders…
Why did the Nazis change the school cu…
- To introduce control... - To indoctrinate the children... - To in…
Were the Nazi Youth Policies Successfu…
- Many joined voluntarily (over 7m members)... - Youngsters enjo…
29 terms
MS History
Gwen Loper
Bennie Thompson
Evenly Gandy
William (Bill) Allain
first black women to serve on state board
elected to the State U.S house of representatives , served as…
first women editor of the MS Law Journal & the first Woman pr…
elected MS'S attorney general
Gwen Loper
first black women to serve on state board
Bennie Thompson
elected to the State U.S house of representatives , served as…
107 terms
MsJoyceHistoryCRHS
1663
1760
1763
1774
Royal Government (French Regime)
British Military Rule
Royal Proclamation (British Rule)... - War stops in Europe ... - Tr…
Quebec Act (British Rule)... -Appease the French (discontent 13…
1663
Royal Government (French Regime)
1760
British Military Rule
27 terms
History Ms Fleming
The capital of Japan and 1603
Crop that is a major part of Chinese d…
Japanese title meaning great general
Practice of Warriors committing suicide
Tokyo
Rice
Shogun
Hard kiri
The capital of Japan and 1603
Tokyo
Crop that is a major part of Chinese d…
Rice
101 terms
RICE MS Texas History Semester
Why did Texans want to join the US and…
The State Constitution
What was a difference between the US a…
5 powers of a governor
Their debts would be paid, they would be protected from Mexic…
Once they became a state, what important document needed to b…
The Texas constitution considered slavery legal, although the…
Signs or vetoes bills, serves as commander in chief, removes…
Why did Texans want to join the US and…
Their debts would be paid, they would be protected from Mexic…
The State Constitution
Once they became a state, what important document needed to b…
18 terms
MS History Chapter 3
Tax
Declaration
Treaty
Alliance
Money that people or buisnesses pay to the government
A statement or announcement
A written agreement between countries
An agreement to work together for a common goal
Tax
Money that people or buisnesses pay to the government
Declaration
A statement or announcement
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MS HISTORY - CHAPTER 6
CONSTITUTION
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH
EXECUTIVE BRANCH
JUDICIAL BRANCH
...
...
...
...
CONSTITUTION
...
LEGISLATIVE BRANCH
...
13 terms
MS History Ch 13
Roger Wicker Thad Cochran
Trent Kelly
Benny Thomson
Greg Harper
Senators
House District 1
House District 2
House District 3
Roger Wicker Thad Cochran
Senators
Trent Kelly
House District 1
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MS History Chapter 15 vocab
Personal property
Tax roll
Circuit clerk
Annexation
Moveable items such as automobiles
A list of properties on which taxes are levied
Clerk for circuit court, handles voter registration and elect…
Process whereas municipalities expand their boundaries by add…
Personal property
Moveable items such as automobiles
Tax roll
A list of properties on which taxes are levied
19 terms
MS History Chapter 7 vocabulary
Segregation
Lynching
Credit
Sharecropper
Separation of the races
Mob murder by hanging, burning, or shooting
The ability to buy something now and pay for it later
Person that did not own the land he farmed, his house, or oft…
Segregation
Separation of the races
Lynching
Mob murder by hanging, burning, or shooting
16 terms
MS History - Chapter 2 vocabulary
Landforms
Elevation
Topography
Loess
Physiographic divisions
Height above sea level
Physical features such as mountains and plateaus
Buff colored silt believed to be transported by the wind
Landforms
Physiographic divisions
Elevation
Height above sea level
15 terms
MS History Chapter 11 vocabulary
Economy
Primary sector
Secondary sector
Commodities
All of the activities involved in the production, distributio…
Workers who extract the resources directly from the Earth
Workers who receive and process the commodities and raw mater…
Agricultural and mining products
Economy
All of the activities involved in the production, distributio…
Primary sector
Workers who extract the resources directly from the Earth
24 terms
MS History Chapter 6 vocabulary
Former slaves were called
The agency that helped former slaves w…
The plan to rebuild the South
The right to vote
Freedmen
Freed men's Bureau
Reconstruction
Suffrage
Former slaves were called
Freedmen
The agency that helped former slaves w…
Freed men's Bureau
29 terms
Ms. Roy history test
Population Boom
George Brown
George Etienne Cartier
John A MacDonald
A large and quick increase in people through a birth increase…
A conservative who wanted Representation by population. Grew…
A Liberal who wanted to keep the french culture in Quebec, an…
A Conservative who put Representation by population and the f…
Population Boom
A large and quick increase in people through a birth increase…
George Brown
A conservative who wanted Representation by population. Grew…
14 terms
chapter 5 MS history
free state
slave state
Missouri Compromise
emancipation
state that did not permit slavery
state that did permit slavery
by its terms, Maine was admitted as a free state and Missouri…
freedom; in this period, from slavery
free state
state that did not permit slavery
slave state
state that did permit slavery
20 terms
MS History Chapter 3 vocabulary
North American societies that built bu…
Native American word for corn
Group of related families
Term meaning to marry outside one's fa…
Moundbuilders
Maize
Clan
Exogamy
North American societies that built bu…
Moundbuilders
Native American word for corn
Maize
18 terms
MS History Chapter 8 vocabulary
Migration
Capital investment
Junior college
Fiberboardm
Movement from 1 state to settle in another
Spending money to build factories, buildings, and highways
Schools that offer first 2 years of college work
Building material made from compressed wood fibers
Migration
Movement from 1 state to settle in another
Capital investment
Spending money to build factories, buildings, and highways
109 terms
Ms.Moses History Class
Cuniform
Prehistory
Metallurgy
Untouchables
The writing system of the Sumerians
A time before written records
the branch of science and technology concerned with the prope…
the lowest social class of India
Cuniform
The writing system of the Sumerians
Prehistory
A time before written records
123 terms
Ms Butler History Notes
Reasons behind the great voyages of ex…
Regions found by explorers in North Am…
Jacques Cartier's voyages to North Ame…
Jacques Cartier's 3 Voyages
-Ottoman Turks blocked overland trade routes to Asia... -A new r…
-Canadian Shield (hard rocks, lakes, rivers, forest)... -Appalac…
-Find a route to China... -Bring back gold and other riches... -Cla…
1534: ... -mapped the Gulf of St Lawrence... -Erected a cross in Ga…
Reasons behind the great voyages of ex…
-Ottoman Turks blocked overland trade routes to Asia... -A new r…
Regions found by explorers in North Am…
-Canadian Shield (hard rocks, lakes, rivers, forest)... -Appalac…
19 terms
MS History Chapter 4 vocabulary
Term that means before the war
These people were elected to govern ea…
The federal governments policy toward…
Trek or route the Indians took to the…
Antebellum
Board of police
Assimilation
Trail of Tears
Term that means before the war
Antebellum
These people were elected to govern ea…
Board of police
22 terms
MS History Chapter 5 vocabulary
State that did not permit slavery
State that did permit slavery
Maine was admitted as a free state, Mi…
Term meaning freedom, in this era; fro…
Free state
Slave state
Missouri Compromise
Emancipation
State that did not permit slavery
Free state
State that did permit slavery
Slave state
19 terms
Vocabulary test Ms. history
Free states
Slave states
Emancipation
Ms. Colonization society
States with out slavey
States with slaves
Freedom of slaves and removing them to Africa
Helped take slaves to Liberia
Free states
States with out slavey
Slave states
States with slaves
21 terms
MS History Chapter 13 vocab
Culture
Folk culture
Biloxi Schooner
Improvisation and innovation
The way we think and do things
Culture passed on informally by story tellers, musicians, and…
Fishing boats built for the shallow waters of The Mississippi…
A search for new ideas within familiar ways passed down from…
Culture
The way we think and do things
Folk culture
Culture passed on informally by story tellers, musicians, and…
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