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Pre AP American History
Define Sectionalism
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion?
What is David Walker's Appeal?
What is John Brown's Raid?
placing the needs of one section of the nation over the needs…
He believed GOD has chosen him to lead a black rebellion. On…
He was a free black born in Boston. He wrote "An Appeal to th…
On October 16, 1859 Brown and 21 men stormer Harper's Ferry V…
Define Sectionalism
placing the needs of one section of the nation over the needs…
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion?
He believed GOD has chosen him to lead a black rebellion. On…
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pre AP american history
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
Describe the life of a free slave.
Describe the difference of Slavery in…
Mason Dixon Line
The system of black slavery in the souther slaves. Life for s…
Free blacks in the south weren't allowed to fight back or tes…
In the
was a boundary dispute between slavery and non-slavery betwee…
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
The system of black slavery in the souther slaves. Life for s…
Describe the life of a free slave.
Free blacks in the south weren't allowed to fight back or tes…
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Vocab: Pre-AP American History
Region
Literacy Rates
Thesis Statement
Reliable Source
A geographic area with common characteristics
A percentage of people in a country able to read or write
An argument that is presented in a report. This states the ma…
A source well-supported by verifiable facts
Region
A geographic area with common characteristics
Literacy Rates
A percentage of people in a country able to read or write
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Pre-AP American History Vocab
region
literacy rates
thesis statement
reliable source
a geographic area with common characteristics
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
an argument that is presented in a report. This states the ma…
a source well-supported by verifiable facts
region
a geographic area with common characteristics
literacy rates
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
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Pre-AP American History WWI
Allies
Pacifists
Socialists
Lusitania
Britain, France, and Russia- Later joined by Italy.
people who believe that violence in any form, including war i…
Group that believed nation's resources and industries should…
A British passenger ship that was sunk by a German U-Boat on…
Allies
Britain, France, and Russia- Later joined by Italy.
Pacifists
people who believe that violence in any form, including war i…
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Terms for Pre-AP American History
Stamp Act
Townshend Act
Tea Act
Boston Massacre
1765, A tax that the British Pariliament placed on newspapers…
A tax that the British Parliament placed on leads, glass, pai…
Law passed by Parliament in the early 1770s stating that only…
The first bloodshed of the American Revolution, as British gu…
Stamp Act
1765, A tax that the British Pariliament placed on newspapers…
Townshend Act
A tax that the British Parliament placed on leads, glass, pai…
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Pre-AP American History Vocab
region
literacy rates
thesis statement
reliable source
a geographic area with common characteristics
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
an argument that is presented in a report. This states the ma…
a source well-supported by verifiable facts
region
a geographic area with common characteristics
literacy rates
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
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Pre-AP American History Vocab
region
literacy rates
thesis statement
reliable source
a geographic area with common characteristics
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
an argument that is presented in a report. This states the ma…
a source well-supported by verifiable facts
region
a geographic area with common characteristics
literacy rates
the percentage of people in a country able to read and write
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AP ART HISTORY: Pre-Colombian American Art
Chavín de Huántar: Chavín
Serpent Motif: Chavín
Double-jaguar Relief: Chavín
Mesa Verde Cliff Dwellings: Anasazi (A…
Chavín de Huántar: Chavín
Serpent Motif: Chavín
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Pre-AP American History SG
Gilded Age
time span of the Gilded Age
impact of railroads on American society
monopoly
- term created by Mark Twain... - increase in industrialization…
1870s-1900
- gov provided money and land for construction of railroads…
sought to have sole control over an industry
Gilded Age
- term created by Mark Twain... - increase in industrialization…
time span of the Gilded Age
1870s-1900
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pre ap american history essay
What is the quote I am using to start…
What is the outline for my essay... Also…
Thesis
Resolution statement
"The best protection any woman can have is courage" (Elizabet…
Intro: Leading into women's suffrage, how the woman where tre…
The woman's suffrage movement caused change through our natio…
This was a tough journey for the woman of america to over com…
What is the quote I am using to start…
"The best protection any woman can have is courage" (Elizabet…
What is the outline for my essay... Also…
Intro: Leading into women's suffrage, how the woman where tre…
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Unit 1: Pre-AP American History
Market Revolution
Bank of the United States
Marbury v. Madison
Louisiana Purchase
This revolution was influenced by technological innovations t…
This was part of Henry Clay's American System. The Northeast…
This Supreme Court case that led to the creation of the 3 bra…
The Louisiana Purchase took place in 1803, and it cost the US…
Market Revolution
This revolution was influenced by technological innovations t…
Bank of the United States
This was part of Henry Clay's American System. The Northeast…
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DSMS Pre-AP American History Final Review
Jamestown
Missions
Puritans
Roanoke
first permanant English colony in Amercia
Sites used to convert Natives to Christianity in New Spain
Colonial religious dissenters who wanted to reform the church…
first English attempt to colonize North America; Colony "disa…
Jamestown
first permanant English colony in Amercia
Missions
Sites used to convert Natives to Christianity in New Spain
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pre-ap american history (unit 2&3)
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
Describe the life of a free slave.
Describe the difference of Slavery in…
Mason Dixon Line
Southern white women were even more confined to the home and…
They have no rights. They cannot file in court, or get marrie…
By the Civil War, 1/2 million free blacks lived in the US, th…
to settle a boundary dispute between Maryland & Pennsylvania…
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
Southern white women were even more confined to the home and…
Describe the life of a free slave.
They have no rights. They cannot file in court, or get marrie…
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Pre-AP History-American revolution Test
King George III
Thomas Gage
William Howe
John Burgoyne
King of England at the time of the war. Officially rejected t…
British commander that was dismissed after losing at Boston
British general, captures New York and Philadelphia.
British officer, defeated at Saratoga
King George III
King of England at the time of the war. Officially rejected t…
Thomas Gage
British commander that was dismissed after losing at Boston
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Pre-Ap American History re-test review
What did the delegates declare and ask…
Who was appointed commander of the Con…
What were 4 disadvantages the Patriots…
What advantages did they have?
Delegates declared their loyalty to the King and asked him to…
George Washington
1. They're colonial forces were poorly organized and untraine…
1. Many patriots owned rifles and were good shots... 2. George W…
What did the delegates declare and ask…
Delegates declared their loyalty to the King and asked him to…
Who was appointed commander of the Con…
George Washington
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Pre Ap World History North American Societies
potlatch
adobe
mesas
what was the most important resource f…
a ceremony where families displayed their rank and prosperity…
sun baked clay
flat topped hills
the sea resource
potlatch
a ceremony where families displayed their rank and prosperity…
adobe
sun baked clay
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Pre Ap American History Unit 3
Alexander Graham Bell
Andrew Carnegie
Bessemer Process
Black Gold
Invented the first telephone.
One of the great businessmen of the 2nd. Industrial revolutio…
An industrial process for making steel using a Bessemer conve…
Term used for oil/petroleum
Alexander Graham Bell
Invented the first telephone.
Andrew Carnegie
One of the great businessmen of the 2nd. Industrial revolutio…
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Pre Ap American History Unit 2
Free Soil Party
Compromise of 1850
Popular Sovereignty
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Formed in 1847 - 1848, dedicated to opposing slavery in newly…
(1) California admitted as free state, (2) territorial status…
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
Free Soil Party
Formed in 1847 - 1848, dedicated to opposing slavery in newly…
Compromise of 1850
(1) California admitted as free state, (2) territorial status…
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Pre Ap American History Unit 1
Abolition
American System
Brigham Young
Cotton Gin
The movement to make slavery and the slave trade illegal. Beg…
Economic program advanced by Henry Clay that included support…
Successor to the Mormons after the death of Joseph Smith; res…
A machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented…
Abolition
The movement to make slavery and the slave trade illegal. Beg…
American System
Economic program advanced by Henry Clay that included support…
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US Pre-AP History #1 Native Americans
Olmec
Maya
Toltec
Aztec
adapted to their environment, obtained obsidian for trade, lo…
located close to the Olmec, good in mathematics and science,…
master architects, used gold and copper
military power, human sacrifices, irrigation systems
Olmec
adapted to their environment, obtained obsidian for trade, lo…
Maya
located close to the Olmec, good in mathematics and science,…
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Pre Ap American History Unit 1-3
Monarchy
Republic
Democracy
Oligarchy
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A government ruled by a few powerful people
Monarchy
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
Republic
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders b…
Chapter One Pre AP American History
people who were born in Spain
born in colonies of Spanish parents
mix of Spanish and Indian
mix of Spanish and African
Peninsulares
Criollos
Mestizos
Mulattos
people who were born in Spain
Peninsulares
born in colonies of Spanish parents
Criollos
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Pre AP American History Vocab & Q's
Glacier
Irrigation
Surplus
Civilization
Thick sheets of ice
Method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or stre…
Extra
And advanced culture in which people have developed it's citi…
Glacier
Thick sheets of ice
Irrigation
Method to water crops by channeling water from rivers or stre…
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American History 8 GT/Pre-AP History Lessons 13-14
Henry Clay
Andrew Jackson
John Quincy Adams
Osceola
Kentucky Senator who proposed the American System to benefit…
Democrat elected in 1828; admired by the "common man"
Won the election of 1824
Seminole chief who resisted relocation by the US government
Henry Clay
Kentucky Senator who proposed the American System to benefit…
Andrew Jackson
Democrat elected in 1828; admired by the "common man"
Chapter two Pre AP American History
Why did Richard Hakluyt urge Englishme…
What was the first English attempt to…
Who claimed land in America for England?
What was Virginia named after?
To spread Protestant faith, new markets, and place for crimin…
Roanoke Island
Sir Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth
Why did Richard Hakluyt urge Englishme…
To spread Protestant faith, new markets, and place for crimin…
What was the first English attempt to…
Roanoke Island
Pre ap American History test 11/30
Declaration of Rights
Second Continental Congress
Declaration of Independence
Loyalists
Includes right to "Life Liberty and Property"
Delegates were not united, but open to compromise, ended up s…
Written by Thomas Jefferson to state colonists reasons for se…
Colonists who chose to side with The British.
Declaration of Rights
Includes right to "Life Liberty and Property"
Second Continental Congress
Delegates were not united, but open to compromise, ended up s…
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Pre-AP American History Chapter 9 Review
continental divide
judicial review
nationalism
Stephen Decatur
a mountain range that separates river systems flowing in oppo…
the authority of the Supreme Court to strike down unconstitut…
devotion to the interests of one's own country
a US naval war hero who helped to capture Tripoli
continental divide
a mountain range that separates river systems flowing in oppo…
judicial review
the authority of the Supreme Court to strike down unconstitut…
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Pre Ap american history- unit 4
Define Sectionalism
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion
What is David Walker's Appeal
What is John Brown's Raid
Placing the needs of one section of the nation over the needs…
A violent slave uprising, turner believed God had chosen him…
...
Brown and 21 men stormed Harpers ferry virgina on October 16t…
Define Sectionalism
Placing the needs of one section of the nation over the needs…
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion
A violent slave uprising, turner believed God had chosen him…
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Pre-AP American History Unit 4 Test
Define Sectionalism.
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion?
What is David Walker's Appeal?
What is John Brown's Raid?
It is placing the needs of one section of the nation over the…
Nat Turner believed that God had chosen him to lead a black r…
David Walker was a free black born in Boston, he warned white…
On October 16, 1859 John Brown and 21 men stormed Harper's Fe…
Define Sectionalism.
It is placing the needs of one section of the nation over the…
What is Nat Turner's Rebellion?
Nat Turner believed that God had chosen him to lead a black r…
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American Imperialism Pre-AP
Alfred T. Mahan
Yellow Journalism
Platt Amendment
U.S.S. Maine
Author who argued in 1890 that the economic future of the Uni…
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
Legislation that severely restricted Cuba's sovereignty and g…
"start" of the Span-Amer war; exploded off the coast of cuba…
Alfred T. Mahan
Author who argued in 1890 that the economic future of the Uni…
Yellow Journalism
Journalism that exploits, distorts, or exaggerates the news t…
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Pre-AP World History: Early American Civilizations
Yucatan Peninsula in the rain forests…
City States united in loose confederacy
Mayan Empire Political & Religious Sys…
Polytheistic
Where was the Mayan Empire located?
How was the Mayan Empire politically organized?
• Ruled by powerful semi divine kings and lesser nobles ... • Mo…
Mayan Empire: Monotheistic or Polytheistic?
Yucatan Peninsula in the rain forests…
Where was the Mayan Empire located?
City States united in loose confederacy
How was the Mayan Empire politically organized?
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Pre-AP American History Unit 2&3
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
Describe the life of a free slave.
Describe the difference of Slavery in…
Mason Dixon Line
Southern white women were even more confined to the home and…
They have no rights. They cannot file in court, or get marrie…
By the Civil War, 1/2 million free blacks lived in the US, th…
to settle a boundary dispute between Maryland & Pennsylvania…
Describe the Peculiar Institution...wh…
Southern white women were even more confined to the home and…
Describe the life of a free slave.
They have no rights. They cannot file in court, or get marrie…
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Pre ap American history. Revolutionary war.
Samuel de chaplin
Why was france late in the race for th…
Whar type of government did New France…
Primary economic focus of earlt settle…
Father of New France
Religious wars
Autocratic
Fur
Samuel de chaplin
Father of New France
Why was france late in the race for th…
Religious wars
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Pre-AP History Quiz -American Revolution
Soame Jenins
Thomas Paine's 'Common Sense'
Dutch Jew of Portuguese decent in favo…
James Otis
Some people thought the taxations on the colonists were justi…
What book was a runaway best seller, being printed in no less…
Isaac de Pinto was a ________ in favor of___________
Who disagreed with Soame Jenins' thought that taxing the colo…
Soame Jenins
Some people thought the taxations on the colonists were justi…
Thomas Paine's 'Common Sense'
What book was a runaway best seller, being printed in no less…
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Pre Ap World History Earliest Americans unit
Beringia
Ice Age
Maize
Mesoamerica
a land bridge connecting Asia and America that the first Amer…
period of time between 1.9 million BC and 10,000 BC where gla…
corn grown by Early farmers, became the most important crop
An area stretching south from central Mexico to northern Hond…
Beringia
a land bridge connecting Asia and America that the first Amer…
Ice Age
period of time between 1.9 million BC and 10,000 BC where gla…
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Pre AP American History Progressive Era
What was the gilded age? What does it…
What were political machines? What was…
What was Tammy hall? where was it? Who…
What were political bosses? What did t…
the society was truly corrupt on the inside described the pos…
powerful groups that influenced city and country politics, go…
William Marcy Tweed may have stolen up to $200 million from t…
they were head of political machines, made sure political mac…
What was the gilded age? What does it…
the society was truly corrupt on the inside described the pos…
What were political machines? What was…
powerful groups that influenced city and country politics, go…
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BMSN Pre-AP American Revolution History Test
Sugar Act (Event that lead to the Amer…
Stamp Act (Event that lead to the Amer…
Quartering Act (Event that lead to the…
Townshend Act (Event that lead to the…
Lowered tax on molasses, easier to prosecute smugglers
Tax on paper goods
Colonists must house British soldiers
Taxed many things used by colonists
Sugar Act (Event that lead to the Amer…
Lowered tax on molasses, easier to prosecute smugglers
Stamp Act (Event that lead to the Amer…
Tax on paper goods
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Pre AP American History Slave Trade Test
Harriet Tubman
Underground Railroad
Mason-Dixon Line
Paternalism
Worked on underground railroad... Called Moses... Helps 300 slaves…
Loose organization of black and white abolitionists that help…
Drawn by 2 surveyors in the 18th century to settle a boundary…
This outlook of "paternalism" had long been a feature of Amer…
Harriet Tubman
Worked on underground railroad... Called Moses... Helps 300 slaves…
Underground Railroad
Loose organization of black and white abolitionists that help…
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Pre-AP World History American Imperialism
By the late 1800s, what were the 3 maj…
Why were European nations forced into…
What factors encouraged US overseas ex…
What is Anglo-Saxonism?
find new markets, increase trade, build a powerful navy
industrialized nations put high tariffs on goods
social Darwinism, Anglo-Saxonism, manifest destiny
idea that the English-speaking nations were superior and mean…
By the late 1800s, what were the 3 maj…
find new markets, increase trade, build a powerful navy
Why were European nations forced into…
industrialized nations put high tariffs on goods
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American Imperialism: Pre-AP World History
By the late 1800s, what were the 3 maj…
Why were European nations forced into…
What factors encouraged US overseas ex…
What is Anglo-Saxonism?
Find new markets (foreign), Increase trade, build a powerful…
Industrialized nations of Europe started putting high tariffs…
Social Darwinism (Herbert Spencer), Anglo-Saxonism (John Fisk…
only the strongest nation would survive competition (John Fis…
By the late 1800s, what were the 3 maj…
Find new markets (foreign), Increase trade, build a powerful…
Why were European nations forced into…
Industrialized nations of Europe started putting high tariffs…
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Pre Ap American History Ch. 16. 2 "The War in the East"
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
Bull Run
George B. McClellan
Robert E. Lee
Confederate general who helped fight Union troops at the Firs…
The first major battle of the Civil War and the Confederate's…
Union General appointed by Lincoln to capture Richmond
Confederate General during many important battles of the Civi…
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
Confederate general who helped fight Union troops at the Firs…
Bull Run
The first major battle of the Civil War and the Confederate's…
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U.S History - Pre-American Revolution
Chief Pontiac
Samuel Adams
Committees of Correspondence
Stamp Act (1765)
An Ottawa chief who helped France in the French and Indian War.
American revolutionary leader and patriot. He founded the Com…
Committees created in the 1760s to help towns and colonies sh…
A law passed by the British that required colonists to buy a…
Chief Pontiac
An Ottawa chief who helped France in the French and Indian War.
Samuel Adams
American revolutionary leader and patriot. He founded the Com…
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Pre-AP American Literature
indignant
perfidious
sanguine
enervating
angry; resentful; outraged; annoyed
disloyal
optimistic; cheerful; hopeful
tiring, weakening
indignant
angry; resentful; outraged; annoyed
perfidious
disloyal
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AP US HISTORY UNIT 3 TEST: AMERICAN REBELLIONS PRE-1815
Limiting trade in the colonies to Brit…
Work out trade arrangements to acquire…
prohibit colonists from moving and set…
Refer to questions 4-6
The British Navigation Acts had the expressed intent of
The North American colonies took advantage of Great Britain's…
Parliament passed the Proclamation of 1763 in order to
"The nearer any government approaches to a republic, the less…
Limiting trade in the colonies to Brit…
The British Navigation Acts had the expressed intent of
Work out trade arrangements to acquire…
The North American colonies took advantage of Great Britain's…
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Pre Ap American History Final Exam Review 2016
The Election of 1824 was known as the…
When a section of the country develops…
Andrew Jacksons presidency is known to…
Indians in the southeast who were cons…
John Quincy Adams
Sectionalism or Regionalism
Democracy
They adopted attributes of the colonist's culture such as: ch…
The Election of 1824 was known as the…
John Quincy Adams
When a section of the country develops…
Sectionalism or Regionalism
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Pre AP American History Ch. 16.1 The War Begins
Lincoln's promise in inaugural address
Event that led to the start of the Civ…
How did the issue of secession contrib…
Why would the Union Army need to resup…
Not end slavery where it existed, preserve union, refused to…
Attack on Fort Sumter by Confederate troops, April 12, 1861
The south did not want the north in their land. South Carolin…
It was disconnected from the land and could only store limite…
Lincoln's promise in inaugural address
Not end slavery where it existed, preserve union, refused to…
Event that led to the start of the Civ…
Attack on Fort Sumter by Confederate troops, April 12, 1861
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Pre AP American History Unit 1 Review Guide
Political Parties (think Democratic-Re…
Bank of the United States
Federalism
Marbury vs. Madison
1. Federalists: favored stronger central government, supporte…
This was established by Hamilton and opposed by Jefferson as…
It was a belief in a strong and powerful central government.…
established the principle of judicial review... -Who has final…
Political Parties (think Democratic-Re…
1. Federalists: favored stronger central government, supporte…
Bank of the United States
This was established by Hamilton and opposed by Jefferson as…
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Pre AP American History Ch.16.3 The War in the West
Focus of Union's western campaign
Ulysses Grant role in the war in the w…
Significance of the Battle of Shiloh
Grant was considered the victor at Shi…
control Mississippi River
Led soldiers because he was more aggressive.
Union gained more control of the Mississippi River Valley
territory was gained and army pushed back into Mississippi.
Focus of Union's western campaign
control Mississippi River
Ulysses Grant role in the war in the w…
Led soldiers because he was more aggressive.
AP Art History Pre-History
Tlatilco figurine
Beaker with Ibex decoration
Stonehenge
Anthropomorphic Stele
- 1200-500 BCE (Neo)... - Location: Central Mexico... - Size: 9.5 c…
- 4200-3800 BCE... - Location: Modern day Iran... - Size: 28.9 cm -…
- 3100 BCE... - Location: Salisbury Plain, England... - Size: 100 f…
- 4000 BCE... - Location: Ha'il, Saudi Arabia... - Size: 3 ft. high…
Tlatilco figurine
- 1200-500 BCE (Neo)... - Location: Central Mexico... - Size: 9.5 c…
Beaker with Ibex decoration
- 4200-3800 BCE... - Location: Modern day Iran... - Size: 28.9 cm -…
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