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285 terms
US Congress/Political History
Purpose of Constitutional Convention
Great Compromise (Connecticut Compromi…
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
revise Articles of Confederation after Shay's Rebellion showe…
Bicameral Legislature with House based on population... and the…
equal representation in Congress to better represent small st…
representation in Congress based on population to better repr…
Purpose of Constitutional Convention
revise Articles of Confederation after Shay's Rebellion showe…
Great Compromise (Connecticut Compromi…
Bicameral Legislature with House based on population... and the…
18 terms
US history political parties
pro-manufacturing
pro-british
pro-french
favored a loose interpretation of the…
Federalists
Federalists
Democratic-Republicans
Federalists
pro-manufacturing
Federalists
pro-british
Federalists
20 terms
US History - Gilded Age Politics
William Tweed
Grover Cleveland
James Garfield
William Jennings Bryan
"Boss" of New York City
Won presidential election to two non-consecutive terms
Assassinated in 1881
Famous for the "Cross of Gold" speech - Lost to McKinley in t…
William Tweed
"Boss" of New York City
Grover Cleveland
Won presidential election to two non-consecutive terms
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US History Politics
Liberal
Conservative
Eisenhower
Modern Republicanism
open to new behavior or opinions and willing to discard tradi…
holding to traditional attitudes and values and cautious abou…
the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961
Dwight Eisenhower's philosophy that sought to balance governm…
Liberal
open to new behavior or opinions and willing to discard tradi…
Conservative
holding to traditional attitudes and values and cautious abou…
17 terms
US History: Vietnam War and Politics
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
Domino Theory
Ngo Dinh Diem
- the Marxist leader of Vietnam who resisted the French and f…
- the liberation (freedom) movement in Vietnam in WW II; foug…
-the fear that if Vietnam "fell" to communism, other countrie…
-leader of South Vietnam supported by U.S. even though he was…
Ho Chi Minh
- the Marxist leader of Vietnam who resisted the French and f…
Vietminh
- the liberation (freedom) movement in Vietnam in WW II; foug…
197 terms
US Political History
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
1st president, 1789-1797, Independent... Father of Our Country,…
2nd president, 1797-1801, Federalist... Helped write Declaration…
3rd president, 1801-1809, Democratic-Republican... Insisted "Bil…
4th president, 1809-1817, Democratic-Republican... Father of the…
George Washington
1st president, 1789-1797, Independent... Father of Our Country,…
John Adams
2nd president, 1797-1801, Federalist... Helped write Declaration…
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US History Politics
Conservative
Communist
Liberal
Republican
A political viewpoint disposed to preserve existing condition…
Command system, government owns the means of production, econ…
A person whose views favor more govt involvemnt in business,…
One of the two major modern American political parties. It em…
Conservative
A political viewpoint disposed to preserve existing condition…
Communist
Command system, government owns the means of production, econ…
21 terms
History - US Politics
Political Party
Patronage
Coattail Politics
Plank
A group of office holders, candidates, and holders who identi…
Appointing loyal party members to positions.
People are elected based on the current president.
Single belief of a political party.
Political Party
A group of office holders, candidates, and holders who identi…
Patronage
Appointing loyal party members to positions.
92 terms
US History-Politics
The Grant Administration
Lincoln Oath
Ironclad Oath
Wade Davis Bill
Alienated Northerners with Radical Reconstruction. Liberal Re…
I pledge to the USA
I did not aid confederates
July 1862.... Required a majority of Voters to Support the union…
The Grant Administration
Alienated Northerners with Radical Reconstruction. Liberal Re…
Lincoln Oath
I pledge to the USA
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US History Political Map
alabama
alaska
arizona
arkansas
alabama
alaska
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US history political parties
pro-manufacturing
pro-british
pro-french
favored a loose interpretation of the…
federalists
federalists
democrats
federalists
pro-manufacturing
federalists
pro-british
federalists
11 terms
Political Parties in US History
Federalists 1780-1801
Republicans 1780-1801
Democrats 1836-1850
Whigs 1836-1850
favored strong central government, "loose" interpretation of…
Emphasized states rights, "strict" interpretation of the cons…
party of tradition, looked towards the past, spoke to fears o…
party of modernization, looked towards future, spoke to hopes…
Federalists 1780-1801
favored strong central government, "loose" interpretation of…
Republicans 1780-1801
Emphasized states rights, "strict" interpretation of the cons…
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Political Parties in US History
Early National Period (1788-1817)
'Era of Good Feelings' (1817-1829)
Jacksonian/Second Party Era (1829-1854)
Civil War/Reconstruction (1854-1877)
Federalist Party: Advocated strong national government (Was…
Democratic-Republicans: With the Federalist Party virtually…
Democratic Party: Andrew Jackson presided over the name cha…
Democratic Party: By now the more conservative, 'states'-ri…
Early National Period (1788-1817)
Federalist Party: Advocated strong national government (Was…
'Era of Good Feelings' (1817-1829)
Democratic-Republicans: With the Federalist Party virtually…
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US politics/ history
Where was the so called "Tea Party" he…
How is an amendment to the constitutio…
What was the major cause of the Americ…
In the American Civil War, what were t…
Boston.
2/3 of the Senate and House of Representatives to agree on th…
Lincoln wanted to abolish slavery. The Southern states did no…
Confederates.
Where was the so called "Tea Party" he…
Boston.
How is an amendment to the constitutio…
2/3 of the Senate and House of Representatives to agree on th…
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US History Political Terms
Radical
Liberal
Moderate
Conservative
a person who advocates thorough or complete political or soci…
favoring maximum individual liberty in political and social r…
Sees both parties as overly ideological and wish politicians…
a person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
Radical
a person who advocates thorough or complete political or soci…
Liberal
favoring maximum individual liberty in political and social r…
12 terms
US History: Chapter 20- Politics of the Roaring Twenties
nativism
isolationism
communism
anarchists
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
A theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
people who oppose all forms of organized government
nativism
A policy of favoring native-born individuals over foreign-bor…
isolationism
A national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
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Political Social History of US
Tariffs
Homestead Act
Land Grant Act
Transcontinental R R
Protective
Allowed you as a American citizen, head of a household. To la…
To help small new cities to establish colleges, Mostly Agricu…
A government payed for railroad. They used land subsidies to…
Tariffs
Protective
Homestead Act
Allowed you as a American citizen, head of a household. To la…
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US Government and Politics - The History
When was the American Revolutionary Wa…
How many need to agree in both the Sen…
Which amendment states "all are equal…
Who introduced the New Deal
Between 19th April 1775 and the 3rd September 1783
2/3
The 14th amendment states not to "deny to any person within i…
Franklin. D. Roosevelt
When was the American Revolutionary Wa…
Between 19th April 1775 and the 3rd September 1783
How many need to agree in both the Sen…
2/3
Week 46: US History and Politics
citizen
immigrate to
emigrate from
settler
statsborger
innvandre til
utvandre fra
en bosetter (kolonist)
citizen
statsborger
immigrate to
innvandre til
21 terms
History is made in US politics
to be poised to do something
Millennial
alma mater
to hark back on sth.
bereit sein, etwas zu tun
a person who belongs to the generation who became adults arou…
the school, college or university that somebody went to
auf etwas zurückkommen, etwas wieder aufgreifen
to be poised to do something
bereit sein, etwas zu tun
Millennial
a person who belongs to the generation who became adults arou…
23 terms
Political Spectrum US History
Republican
Republican
Republican
Republican
Oppose Same sex marriage
Pro-Life (abortion)
Pro-Military/Patriotism
Religion- favor combination of church and state
Republican
Oppose Same sex marriage
Republican
Pro-Life (abortion)
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Political Parties US History
Constitutional Party
Green Party
Libertarian Party
Republican party
USTP- Us taxpayers, focuses on religion to run the country.
Grassroots government, one of the 2 largest third-party parties
One of the largest 3rd parties, holds the popular moderate pa…
also known as conservatives, believe in citizens having more…
Constitutional Party
USTP- Us taxpayers, focuses on religion to run the country.
Green Party
Grassroots government, one of the 2 largest third-party parties
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VA/US History SOL - Government & Politics
First Political Parties
Town Meetings
Checks and Balances
Popular Soverignty
Federalists - wanted a strong federal (central) government... A…
Colonists - direct democracy
President can veto an act passed by Congress... Congress can ove…
Authority of the government is created and sustained by the c…
First Political Parties
Federalists - wanted a strong federal (central) government... A…
Town Meetings
Colonists - direct democracy
52 terms
Political History of US and Georgia
terra incognita
natural law
thomas hobbes
social contract
unknown / unexplored territory
everything i controlled by the environment
wrote the Leviathon and believes in absolute monarchy/ humans…
an agreement among the members of society for social benefits
terra incognita
unknown / unexplored territory
natural law
everything i controlled by the environment
23 terms
US Politics Chapter 3: Politics in American History
feudalism
slavery
French and Indian War
popular sovereignty
a social system in which a rigid social and political hierarc…
the ownership, for forced labor, of one people by another
a war fought between France and England, and allied Indians ,…
the concept that the citizens are the ultimate source of poli…
feudalism
a social system in which a rigid social and political hierarc…
slavery
the ownership, for forced labor, of one people by another
30 terms
US Politics History (Crash Course)
Secretary of the Treasury
British West Indies
We should be deeply involved.
Manufacturing in the US
Alexander Hamilton was the first what?
Where was Alexander Hamilton born?
What did Hamilton believe about the US and world trade?
Hamilton didn't want the US to just buy and trade stuff? What…
Secretary of the Treasury
Alexander Hamilton was the first what?
British West Indies
Where was Alexander Hamilton born?
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US History Political Party vocab
Political Party
1-Party system
2-Party System
.multi-party system
An organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
Is a type of state in which a single political party has the…
Is a party system where two major political parties
Is a system in which several political parties across the pol…
Political Party
An organised group of people with at least roughly similar po…
1-Party system
Is a type of state in which a single political party has the…
13 terms
US history II: politics + populists
Rutherford B Hayes 1877-81
Compromise of 1877
Spoils system
James A Garfield 1881-81
•Unpopular president... •associated with the compromise of 1877…
If they supported Rutherford Hayes, the national government p…
To give a person a government job if they supported a republi…
•Republican of Ohio... •Wanted to end spoils system... •Shot by Cha…
Rutherford B Hayes 1877-81
•Unpopular president... •associated with the compromise of 1877…
Compromise of 1877
If they supported Rutherford Hayes, the national government p…
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Notre Dame US History Politics of Frustration
Consumerism
"The New Era"
"normalcy"
"Taylorism"
many Americans began to work fewer hours, earn higher salarie…
marked by prosperity and new opportunity in the aftermath of…
the quality or condition of being normal, as the general econ…
mathematical formula for labor, streamlining of tasks and inc…
Consumerism
many Americans began to work fewer hours, earn higher salarie…
"The New Era"
marked by prosperity and new opportunity in the aftermath of…
8 terms
US History 1920's- Politics
Harding
Teapot Dome scandal (Harding)
Coolidge
Hoover
-From Ohio... -Newspaper business... -Gave government positions to…
-Rock in Wyoming... -The US had oil reserves on the land... -Decide…
-Became president because Harding died... -Believer in doing as…
-West Branch, IA... -Popular when he became president... -"Era of p…
Harding
-From Ohio... -Newspaper business... -Gave government positions to…
Teapot Dome scandal (Harding)
-Rock in Wyoming... -The US had oil reserves on the land... -Decide…
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US History--Adams and party politics
What were the names of the first two p…
Name the group led by Alexander Hamilt…
Name the group led by Thomas Jefferson…
What type of government did Hamilton's…
Federalist and Democrat-Republican
Federalist
Democrat-Republican
Strong Central Government
What were the names of the first two p…
Federalist and Democrat-Republican
Name the group led by Alexander Hamilt…
Federalist
US History - The American Revolution: Politics
Articles of Confederation
Land Ordinance of 1785
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
Shay's rebellion
weak government, firm league of friendship. after Saratoga. S…
division/sale of land is organized. Northwest territories. be…
...
scared the country
Articles of Confederation
weak government, firm league of friendship. after Saratoga. S…
Land Ordinance of 1785
division/sale of land is organized. Northwest territories. be…
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Politics and Slavery US History test
California's constitution
The president of California that died…
Compromise of 1850 (people involved)
Compromise of 1850 major parts
banned slavey "free state"
President Zachary Taylor (1849)
Henry Clay(The Great Compromiser)... - after henry clay died sen…
- california is a free state... - tighter fugitive slave laws... -…
California's constitution
banned slavey "free state"
The president of California that died…
President Zachary Taylor (1849)
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US History: The US Constitution and Early Politics
What is a strict interpretation of the…
What is a loose interpretation of the…
There is no word about __________ in t…
How many amendments are there?
It says you can only do what is specifically stated in the co…
Even though the constitution says you can do this its underst…
banks
27
What is a strict interpretation of the…
It says you can only do what is specifically stated in the co…
What is a loose interpretation of the…
Even though the constitution says you can do this its underst…
16 terms
US2 History Politics Test
moderate/centrist
conservative
Liberal
reactionary/ultra-conservative
A moderate or centrist is an individual whose political views…
A conservative is an individual who favor less change, smalle…
A liberal is an individual who favors change, especially thro…
An ultraconservative is one who looks to a more distant past…
moderate/centrist
A moderate or centrist is an individual whose political views…
conservative
A conservative is an individual who favor less change, smalle…
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SIGNIFICANT POLITICAL PARTIES OF US HISTORY
Federalist Party
Democratic Party
Jeffersonian Democracy
Jacksonian Democracy
original advocates of constitution, supporters of Washington…
originally anti-federalists then Democratic-Republicans, smal…
Believed that capable, well-educated leaders should govern in…
Believed that the people themselves should manage governmenta…
Federalist Party
original advocates of constitution, supporters of Washington…
Democratic Party
originally anti-federalists then Democratic-Republicans, smal…
11 terms
US History Final-Politics and Economics
Love Canal
Camp David Accords
Bob Woodard
Wounded Knee
Housing development in New York State evacuated because of to…
Historic Peace treaty between Israel and Egypt, brokered by P…
Washington Post reporter who helped break the Watergate story
Seized and occupied for 70days by Native American acitivists
Love Canal
Housing development in New York State evacuated because of to…
Camp David Accords
Historic Peace treaty between Israel and Egypt, brokered by P…
12 terms
US HISTORY FINAL-POLITICS OF PROTEST
Cesar Chavez
Phyllis Schlafly
Gloria Steinem
Tom Hayden
United Farm Workers leader who held a hunger strike in 1968 t…
Outspoken opponent of the Equal Rights Amendment
Editor of Ms. and a leading figure in the womens movement
Main author of the Port Huron Statement
Cesar Chavez
United Farm Workers leader who held a hunger strike in 1968 t…
Phyllis Schlafly
Outspoken opponent of the Equal Rights Amendment
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NATIONAL POLITICS US HISTORY MORRIS
What evidence is there that the voter…
Give two definitions of the term - Swi…
Give the statistic which shows how eve…
What were the important swing states a…
-fully 80% of eligible voters voted in Presidential years... -50…
-Major voters either republicans or democrats... -State is big e…
In 5 elections between 1872 and 1896, 2 presidents won by les…
-Illinois, Ohio, New York, Indiana... -Out of 20 major party pre…
What evidence is there that the voter…
-fully 80% of eligible voters voted in Presidential years... -50…
Give two definitions of the term - Swi…
-Major voters either republicans or democrats... -State is big e…
21 terms
US History 11 - Politics and Reform
Sherman Anti-Trust Act
Interstate Commerce Act
McKinley Tariff
Pendleton Act
The first law to limit monopolies in the United States. This…
Interstate Commerce Act prohibited rebates and pools, require…
Tariffs are taxes placed on foreign goods by federal governme…
Created after Garfield's assassination. The federal legislati…
Sherman Anti-Trust Act
The first law to limit monopolies in the United States. This…
Interstate Commerce Act
Interstate Commerce Act prohibited rebates and pools, require…
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US HISTORY 1: Political Vocab
Absolute Monarchy
Alliance
Bicameral
Unicameral
A monarchy government where the monarch has absolute power am…
A union or association formed for mutual benefit
Having two legislative branches
Having one legislative branch
Absolute Monarchy
A monarchy government where the monarch has absolute power am…
Alliance
A union or association formed for mutual benefit
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US History Final- Political People
Woodrow Wilson
Joseph Stalin
Ronald Reagan
Robert Kennedy
League of Nations... led US into ww1... Espionage and Sedition Acts
Communist... Leader of Russia
Political conservatism... Iran-Contra Scandal... spent money on mil…
Assassinated during 1968 campaign
Woodrow Wilson
League of Nations... led US into ww1... Espionage and Sedition Acts
Joseph Stalin
Communist... Leader of Russia
22 terms
4.1 The Divisive Politics of Slavery: US History
The differences between North & South:…
The differences between North & South:…
Why were the additions of new states a…
How did California's Constitution pres…
north: diveresed industries south: plantation
north: ppposed, at first just didn't depen on them. south: th…
when states were admitted to the Union, norther and southern…
people wanted California to become a slave state
The differences between North & South:…
north: diveresed industries south: plantation
The differences between North & South:…
north: ppposed, at first just didn't depen on them. south: th…
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US HISTORY REVIEWS POLITICAL PARTIES
_____ system developed as a result of…
Alexander Hamilton (_____) wanted to p…
The ____ government should assume all…
_____ bank would be in charge of the n…
Two party; political
Federalists; debt
National
National; economy
_____ system developed as a result of…
Two party; political
Alexander Hamilton (_____) wanted to p…
Federalists; debt
26 terms
US History Chapter 27 The Politics of Protest 1960-1980
counterculture
hippies
communes
Port Huron Statement
A culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the…
Believed in anti-materalism, free use of drugs, they had a ca…
a group living arrangement in which members share everything…
Students for a Democratic Society manifesto written in 1962 t…
counterculture
A culture with lifestyles and values opposed to those of the…
hippies
Believed in anti-materalism, free use of drugs, they had a ca…
49 terms
US History: The US Constitution and Early Politics
What is a strict interpretation of the…
What is a loose interpretation of the…
There is no word about __________ in t…
How many amendments are there?
It says you can only do what is specifically stated in the co…
Even though the constitution says you can do this its underst…
banks
27
What is a strict interpretation of the…
It says you can only do what is specifically stated in the co…
What is a loose interpretation of the…
Even though the constitution says you can do this its underst…
17 terms
History US presidents (political parties)
Woodrow Wilson
Warren Harding
Calvin Coolidge
Herbert C. Hoover
Democrat
Rebublican
Rebublican
Rebublican
Woodrow Wilson
Democrat
Warren Harding
Rebublican
40 terms
We And Me US History Early Politics Review
French and Indian War
Mercantilism
Proclamation Act of 1763
John Locke
Conflict between the British, the colonists, and the French t…
Economic policy which revolved around getting colonies and he…
Act which restricted colonists movement across the mountains…
Philosopher who believed governments existed to protect indiv…
French and Indian War
Conflict between the British, the colonists, and the French t…
Mercantilism
Economic policy which revolved around getting colonies and he…
33 terms
US History: Immigration and Political Machines
What is Ellis island
Name the two jobs that Chinese did aft…
Define civil service
List the three groups of immigrants th…
A harbor in New York City were most immigrants entered the US…
They built railroads and did mining
Giving government positions to the most qualified people
Irish, German, and British
What is Ellis island
A harbor in New York City were most immigrants entered the US…
Name the two jobs that Chinese did aft…
They built railroads and did mining
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political parties us history test
judicial review
elastic clause
how the state assumption was passed
federalists
gives courts power to review or interpret the Constitution
used the "necessary and proper" clause or the ELASTIC clause…
they came to a compromise by moving the capital farther south…
Hamilton, negative view on people, believed in a strong centr…
judicial review
gives courts power to review or interpret the Constitution
elastic clause
used the "necessary and proper" clause or the ELASTIC clause…
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