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US History
Precedent
Cabinet
Tariff
Impressment
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
A tax on imported goods
The act of seizing by force
Precedent
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
Cabinet
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
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US history
New england colonies
why did the new england colonies settle?
new england colonies economic activity:
Middle Colonies:
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
dependent on the ocean
New York Pennsylvania, New Jersey Delaware
New england colonies
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
why did the new england colonies settle?
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
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US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 2
John Adam's Presidency
Jay's Treaty
XYZ Affair
Alien and Sedition Acts
Federalist. Settled impressment problems with England by Jay'…
It said that Britain was to pay for American ships that were…
An insult to the American delegation when they were supposed…
These consist of four laws passed by the Federalist Congress…
John Adam's Presidency
Federalist. Settled impressment problems with England by Jay'…
Jay's Treaty
It said that Britain was to pay for American ships that were…
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 3
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
Plantations
Massachusets New Hampshire Connecticut and Rhode Island. They…
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. It had fert…
Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georg…
Huge farms that required a large labor force to grow crops.
New England Colonies
Massachusets New Hampshire Connecticut and Rhode Island. They…
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. It had fert…
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US History Terms Part 1
Early America
Leif Eriksson
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
life in the new world
Viking who led settlers to the eastern shores of what is now…
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Early America
life in the new world
Leif Eriksson
Viking who led settlers to the eastern shores of what is now…
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 3
Tribute
Tecumseh and the Prophet
James Madison
William Henry Harrison
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Two Shawnee brothers who traveled throughout the northwest ur…
The fourth President of the United States; President during T…
Governor of Indiana Territory and Military hero from War of 1…
Tribute
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Tecumseh and the Prophet
Two Shawnee brothers who traveled throughout the northwest ur…
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US History
Jamestown
Hernan Cortes
Ferdinand Magellan
Triple Entente
1607 first permanent settlement
killed Aztecs for Spain
1st to circumnavigate the globe
WWI Great Britain,France,Russia
Jamestown
1607 first permanent settlement
Hernan Cortes
killed Aztecs for Spain
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JH US History Unit 6 Part 2
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
The Election of 1860
The North
A war between the same people of a country. In America, The N…
The confederate attack on this fort in April 1861 marked the…
Abraham Lincoln of the republican party won, and the democrat…
Advantages: factories, more people, more farmland, and railro…
Civil War
A war between the same people of a country. In America, The N…
Fort Sumpter
The confederate attack on this fort in April 1861 marked the…
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US History SOL Review Game Part II
Many Japanese were placed into these c…
After what war did the U.S. annex Puer…
Who prepared a plan for peace that cal…
What countries occupied West Germany a…
Internment Camps
Spanish American War
Woodrow Wilson... Fourteen Points
1. U.S.... 2. Britain... 3. France
Many Japanese were placed into these c…
Internment Camps
After what war did the U.S. annex Puer…
Spanish American War
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 1
Republic
Cartographer
Distinct
Direct Democracy
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
One who makes maps or charts.
Clearly different; clearly noticed. Stands out.
A Democratic governmental system in which citizens vote on la…
Republic
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
Cartographer
One who makes maps or charts.
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JH US History Unit 4 Part 1
infrastructure
Henry Clay
John C. Calhoun
Daniel Webster
Public Works. The building of bridges, roads and canals, and…
Congressman who represented the interests of the West. Propos…
Congressman who represented the interests of the South. Empha…
Congressman who represented the interests of the North. Suppo…
infrastructure
Public Works. The building of bridges, roads and canals, and…
Henry Clay
Congressman who represented the interests of the West. Propos…
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US History Part I
Who was Christopher Columbus?
For whom did Christopher Columbus sail?
What were the names of Christopher Col…
What was the purpose of Christopher Co…
He was an Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lande…
He was an Italian-born navigator who sailed for Spain.
The Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria were the names of th…
He sailed to find a water route to Asia.
Who was Christopher Columbus?
He was an Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lande…
For whom did Christopher Columbus sail?
He was an Italian-born navigator who sailed for Spain.
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US History WWII Part #2
Wolf pack
Methods used by Allies to get rid of u…
Operation Fortitude
Allies
A group of Nazi subs (U-boats)
1. Convoy... 2. Depth charges... 3. Hedgehogs... 4. Leigh Lights... 5. Ai…
Allied plan to trick the Axis about the location of the D-Day…
US, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France, Australia
Wolf pack
A group of Nazi subs (U-boats)
Methods used by Allies to get rid of u…
1. Convoy... 2. Depth charges... 3. Hedgehogs... 4. Leigh Lights... 5. Ai…
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 1
Inauguration
precedent
Alexander Hamilton
Whiskey Rebellion
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
An example to be followed by others in the future.
First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a n…
In 1794, farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against taxes. and…
Inauguration
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
precedent
An example to be followed by others in the future.
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JH US History Unit 8 Part 2
Migration
Assimilation
Nativists
Ellis Island and Angel Island
Immigrants from Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, and Asia cam…
To become part of another culture.
Americans who wanted to limit immigration because they believ…
Immigrants coming to this country were "checked in" here, and…
Migration
Immigrants from Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, and Asia cam…
Assimilation
To become part of another culture.
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JH US History Unit 8 Part 1
Factors leading to the Industrial Boom
assembly line
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Westward expansion discovering new resources, government givi…
Invented by Henry Ford, In a factory, an arrangement where a…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
Factors leading to the Industrial Boom
Westward expansion discovering new resources, government givi…
assembly line
Invented by Henry Ford, In a factory, an arrangement where a…
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JH US History Unit 7 Part 2
Post-Reconstruction
Transcontinental Railroad
Boomtowns
Comstock Lode
As this period came to an end, the Southern economy began to…
Finally connected the Eastern side of the US with the Western…
A Western community that grew quickly because of the mining b…
A huge silver mine in Nevada.
Post-Reconstruction
As this period came to an end, the Southern economy began to…
Transcontinental Railroad
Finally connected the Eastern side of the US with the Western…
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JH US History Unit 2 Part 1
Renaissance
Copernicus/Galileo
Town Meeting
legislatures
A great flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and Ro…
Two Astronomers who argued that the sun is the center of the…
Colonists developed these so that they could gather to discus…
These were created because a more complex system of governmen…
Renaissance
A great flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and Ro…
Copernicus/Galileo
Two Astronomers who argued that the sun is the center of the…
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JH US History Unit 6 Part 1
Henry Clay
John C. Calhoun
Daniel Webster
The Wilmot Proviso
Proposed the Compromise of 1850, which allowed California to…
Senator from South Carolina who opposed the Compromise of 185…
A Senator from Massachusetts who supported Clay's proposals a…
Proposal to prohibit slavery in any land acquired in the Mexi…
Henry Clay
Proposed the Compromise of 1850, which allowed California to…
John C. Calhoun
Senator from South Carolina who opposed the Compromise of 185…
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JH US History Unit 2 Part 2
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
grievance
minutemen
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
Author of the Declaration of Independence.
a complaint about a wrong that causes resentment and is groun…
Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could…
Thomas Paine
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
Thomas Jefferson
Author of the Declaration of Independence.
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US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
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US History Chapter 2
cash crop
staple crops
tidewater
piedmont
were grown and were sold for a profit so that colonists could…
these were raw materials that had fairly large and constant m…
Where the largest Southern plantations were located, it was f…
the hilly upland region of the eastern US, located between th…
cash crop
were grown and were sold for a profit so that colonists could…
staple crops
these were raw materials that had fairly large and constant m…
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US History SOL Review Game Part I
Who was the major author of the Declar…
When were the first Africans brought a…
What Enlightenment thinker greatly inf…
What was the "Great Awakening"?
Thomas Jefferson
1619
John Locke
Religious movement that swept Europe and the colonies during…
Who was the major author of the Declar…
Thomas Jefferson
When were the first Africans brought a…
1619
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US History Unit 1
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
Amendment that abolished slavery
Amendment that made African Americans citizens and equal unde…
Amendment that gave African American men the right to vote
Reconstruction
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
13th Amendment
Amendment that abolished slavery
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 2.
The Columbian Exchange
Silk Road
The Crusades
Renaissance
Global transfer of foods, plants, and animals during the colo…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
"Holy War" Fighting between Christians and Muslims over contr…
A period of European history following the Middle Ages during…
The Columbian Exchange
Global transfer of foods, plants, and animals during the colo…
Silk Road
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
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Fourth Term US History Review Part II
"Shiloh"
Antietam
Emancipation Proclamation
"Good death"
Major battle of the Civil War in Tennessee. 24,000 casualties…
The single bloodiest day of the Civil War. Battle in Maryland…
Lincoln made the Emancipation Proclamation after Antietam. Th…
Passing away at home surrounded by family and friends as oppo…
"Shiloh"
Major battle of the Civil War in Tennessee. 24,000 casualties…
Antietam
The single bloodiest day of the Civil War. Battle in Maryland…
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JH US History Unit 5 Part 1
Social Reform
Second Great Awakening
Charles Finney
Temperance Movement
Organized attempt to improve what is unjust or imperfect in s…
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. Ministers at…
A leading evangelist of the Second Great Awakening, he preach…
An organized effort to end alcohol abuse and the problems cre…
Social Reform
Organized attempt to improve what is unjust or imperfect in s…
Second Great Awakening
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. Ministers at…
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US History Key Terms
Colony
Mercantilism
Salutary Neglect
Mayflower Compact
Land controlled by a distant nation.
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
Relax the enforcement of strict regulations.
Used to govern Plymouth colony. Example of democracy.
Colony
Land controlled by a distant nation.
Mercantilism
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
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US History Ch 1
Bering Strait
Ice Age
Aztecs
Mayas
36 miles (58 km) wide.
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
A Native American people who ruled Mexico and neighboring are…
A member of a Mesoamerican Indian people inhabiting southeast…
Bering Strait
36 miles (58 km) wide.
Ice Age
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
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US History Review
Joint Stock Company
New England
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
Staple Crops grown here. Also home to Quakers and other relig…
Cash crops grown here (Not cotton yet) Religion was not a set…
Joint Stock Company
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
New England
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
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US History ch 3
Peqout War
Metacom
King Pilip's War
Guerilla Warfare
This was an armed conflict between the Pequot tribe and an al…
his adopted English name King Philip, was a Wampanoag and the…
War between New England and the Native Americans where they u…
Hit and run tactics used by the native Americans
Peqout War
This was an armed conflict between the Pequot tribe and an al…
Metacom
his adopted English name King Philip, was a Wampanoag and the…
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US History Review
Joint Stock Company
New England
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
Staple Crops grown here. Also home to Quakers and other relig…
Cash crops grown here (Not cotton yet) Religion was not a set…
Joint Stock Company
Early settlements were funded by shareholders. These companie…
New England
Rocky soils, ship-building, fishing. Zero religious tolerance…
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US History - Vocabulary
Foreign Policy/Affairs
Neutrality
Colony
Colonist
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
An area (territory) that is settled by a group of people from…
A settler or person who lives in a colony
Foreign Policy/Affairs
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
Neutrality
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
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US History Chapter 4
Roman Catholic Church
Protestant Church
Puritans
Separatists
The Christians who follow the rules of the Roman Church
A church which believes in the Bible, but does not follow Rome
People who believe in the pure church, and make it simple and…
Didn't want to be a part of the Church of England
Roman Catholic Church
The Christians who follow the rules of the Roman Church
Protestant Church
A church which believes in the Bible, but does not follow Rome
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US History Unit 1
Middle Passage
The Great Awakening
Taxation without Representation
The presence of British Troops in the…
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
One of the main issues in the dispute between the British and…
This was one of the reasons that the Colonists revolted again…
Middle Passage
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
The Great Awakening
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 4
Townshend Acts
Boston Massacre
Committees of Correspondence
Boston Tea Party
Parliament was indirectly taxing the colonists on imported go…
5 Colonist killed in Boston by British troupes
Communication network of all the 13 colonies about British th…
The dumping of 18,000 lbs of tea into Boston Harbor by coloni…
Townshend Acts
Parliament was indirectly taxing the colonists on imported go…
Boston Massacre
5 Colonist killed in Boston by British troupes
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US History Chapter 4
Tobacco
Virginia
John Smith
Pocahontas
a plant people smoke
a state in the USA
The hero and leader of Jamestown, saved by Pocahontas
saved John Smith
Tobacco
a plant people smoke
Virginia
a state in the USA
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US History Chapter 5
crop
frontier
servant
triangle trade
growing things for food and trade.
The edge of a settlement
a person who takes care of you in your house, but not a slave
trading goods from the Americas to Europe and Africa
crop
growing things for food and trade.
frontier
The edge of a settlement
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US History - Colonial Time
Proclamation Line of 1763
New England Colonies
Southern Colonies
Triangular Trade
Great Britain told American settlers they cannot settle passe…
Colonies in the northeast; ... Had good harbors, a lot of fores…
Colonies in the south;... Had warm climate, fertile (good) soil…
Slaves taken from Africa --> forced into slavery in New World…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Great Britain told American settlers they cannot settle passe…
New England Colonies
Colonies in the northeast; ... Had good harbors, a lot of fores…
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US History EOC #2
Gilded Age
Laissez-Faire
Bessemer Process
Entrepreneurship
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
A process for making steel more efficiently, patented in 1856.
Accepting the risk of starting and running a business.
Gilded Age
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
Laissez-Faire
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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US History Key Terms
Colony
Mercantilism
Salutary Neglect
Mayflower Compact
Land controlled by a distant nation.
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
Relax the enforcement of strict regulations.
Used to govern Plymouth colony. Example of democracy.
Colony
Land controlled by a distant nation.
Mercantilism
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
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US History Ch. 2: Reconstruction - Part 2
Jim Crow
Plessey v Ferguson
Andrew Johnson
Civil Rights Act of 1866
Any of the laws legalizing racial segregation of blacks and w…
1896 Supreme Court case which upheld racial segregation in th…
17th president of the United States who came to office after…
This law was passed by Republicans in congress over President…
Jim Crow
Any of the laws legalizing racial segregation of blacks and w…
Plessey v Ferguson
1896 Supreme Court case which upheld racial segregation in th…
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US History Ch. 2: Reconstruction - Part 1
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Period of time in the U.S. after the Civil War when the count…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which ended slavery in 186…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ratified in 1868which guar…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ratified in 1870 which gua…
Reconstruction
Period of time in the U.S. after the Civil War when the count…
13th Amendment
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which ended slavery in 186…
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US History SOL Review
C
D
C
A
American Indian populations were most impacted by the introdu…
Which factor was significant to cavaliers in the early coloni…
During the American Revolution, this cartoon by Benjamin Fran…
One major element of George Washington's military strategy du…
C
American Indian populations were most impacted by the introdu…
D
Which factor was significant to cavaliers in the early coloni…
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US History EOC Florida
Gilded Age
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
Gilded Age
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
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US history part 2
Manifest destiny
Push factors for westward expansion
Pull factors for westward expansion
Pull factors-Homestead Act (1862)
A term for streach from coast to coast
Civil war-many people displaced,Eastern farmland was expensiv…
Federal goverment allows railroad companies to claim land nea…
For a small fee,settlers were given 160 acres of land.Must be…
Manifest destiny
A term for streach from coast to coast
Push factors for westward expansion
Civil war-many people displaced,Eastern farmland was expensiv…
495 terms
US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
42 terms
US History Vocabulary Part 2
Illustrates
Indicate
Influence
Intention
shows
show
effect
meaning or goal of
Illustrates
shows
Indicate
show
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