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120 terms
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…
120 terms
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…
22 terms
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…
130 terms
VA/US History Review
James Madison
Robert E. Lee
Compromise of 1850
Plessy v. Ferguson
Father of the Constitution; Authored the VA Plan
Confederate general of the Army of Northern Virginia
After the Mexican-American War, this made California a free s…
"Separate, but equal" does not violate the 14th Amendment
James Madison
Father of the Constitution; Authored the VA Plan
Robert E. Lee
Confederate general of the Army of Northern Virginia
99 terms
Us History STAAR Review
Jamestown
Mayflower Compact
Amendments
George Washington
First successful US settlement
First US Constitution
Additions to the Constitution
First US president; Leader of the US Military during the Revo…
Jamestown
First successful US settlement
Mayflower Compact
First US Constitution
133 terms
Review US History GS
How did the first peoples arrive in th…
Culture
Hohokam
Ancient tribe that created irrigation…
They came across the land bridge. Siberia to Alaska
customary beliefs, social forms and material traits of a raci…
This name means vanished ones
Hohokam
How did the first peoples arrive in th…
They came across the land bridge. Siberia to Alaska
Culture
customary beliefs, social forms and material traits of a raci…
US History SOL Review
Mayflower Compact
House of Burgesses
Great Awakening
Articles of Confederation... (replaced by…
signed by 41 English colonists on the ship Mayflower on Novem…
the first legislative assembly in the American colonies. The…
evangelical and revitalization movement that swept Protestant…
1777-1781. The Articles of Confederation served as the writte…
Mayflower Compact
signed by 41 English colonists on the ship Mayflower on Novem…
House of Burgesses
the first legislative assembly in the American colonies. The…
36 terms
US History: Unit 5 Review
Imperialism
Protectorate
Anglo-Saxonism
Matthew C. Perry
Is the economic and political domination of a strong nation o…
Is when the imperial power allowed the local rulers to stay i…
-White superiority... -"The Anglo-Saxon is divinely commissioned…
He took a naval fleet to Japan to negotiate a trade treaty.... J…
Imperialism
Is the economic and political domination of a strong nation o…
Protectorate
Is when the imperial power allowed the local rulers to stay i…
55 terms
US History: Unit 7 Review
Bull Market
Consumer Credit
Black Tuesday
Bank Runs
When the stock market experiences a long period of rising sto…
Attitude improved towards the use of credit as economy starte…
The day the stock market crashed.
People running to the banks to withdraw their money after the…
Bull Market
When the stock market experiences a long period of rising sto…
Consumer Credit
Attitude improved towards the use of credit as economy starte…
191 terms
US History Segment 2 Review
Conscientious Objectors
Fascism
Nazism
Benito Mussolini
A person who for reasons of conscience objects to serving in…
A system of government characterized by strict social and eco…
The body of political and economic doctrines held and put int…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
Conscientious Objectors
A person who for reasons of conscience objects to serving in…
Fascism
A system of government characterized by strict social and eco…
120 terms
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…
190 terms
US History Review
executive
legislative
Bleeding Kansas
Popular sovereignty
the president belongs to this branch of government
senators belong to this branch of government
An event that occurred when popular sovereignty was tried out…
The idea that the people in a certain territory should decide…
executive
the president belongs to this branch of government
legislative
senators belong to this branch of government
50 terms
US History Semester Exam Review
United States Entered World War I
"Big Three" Countries
Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points
Amendment: Women's Right to Vote
1917
Great Britain, United States, France
Statements for World Peace at the End of WWI
19th Amendment
United States Entered World War I
1917
"Big Three" Countries
Great Britain, United States, France
265 terms
US History STAAR EOC Review
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
34 terms
US History Wars: Review
"Shot heard around the world"?
The annexation of Texas caused?
Sparked other Revolutions?
What war showed the States are not Sov…
Lexington and Concord
The Mexican War
Declaration of Independence or Lexington and Concord
Civil War
"Shot heard around the world"?
Lexington and Concord
The annexation of Texas caused?
The Mexican War
71 terms
US History Final Exam Review
World War I veterans who marched on Wa…
The WWI veterans marching on Washingto…
During the Great Depression, the poor…
Which states were affected by the Dust…
To collect their wartime service bonus.
Bonus Army
Digging through the garbage at restaurants, begging, and visi…
Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Texas, and Oklahoma
World War I veterans who marched on Wa…
To collect their wartime service bonus.
The WWI veterans marching on Washingto…
Bonus Army
80 terms
US History: End of Course Review
social contract
overthrow their government and institu…
Hobbes
Locke
an agreement between the people and their government
What do people have the right to do when the government viola…
Enlightenment thinker that argued that people forfeit their r…
Enlightenment thinker who believed that people were born with…
social contract
an agreement between the people and their government
overthrow their government and institu…
What do people have the right to do when the government viola…
6 terms
US HISTORY REVIEW
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Tet Offensive
Vietnam Conflict
Restrict or limit the spread of Communism, militarily or econ…
Give aid to coutries trying to overcome Communism
A surprse Vietnamese New Years attack by North on South Vietn…
Civil war between North and South Vietnam fight over the Nort…
Containment
Restrict or limit the spread of Communism, militarily or econ…
Truman Doctrine
Give aid to coutries trying to overcome Communism
532 terms
AP US History Review
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
St. Augustine (1565)
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
40 terms
US History Final Exam Review
Conservation (Teddy Roosevelt)
The Jungle
19th Amendment
Big Stick Policy (Teddy Roosevelt)
Wilderness areas and natural resources should be preserved an…
Book that showed the unsanitary conditions in the meat-packin…
Passed for women's suffrage
Refers to negotiating peaceably with other nations while simu…
Conservation (Teddy Roosevelt)
Wilderness areas and natural resources should be preserved an…
The Jungle
Book that showed the unsanitary conditions in the meat-packin…
469 terms
US HISTORY EOC REVIEW
House of Burgesses
Powhatan
Bacon's Rebellion
King Philip's War
The first representative assembly in the American Colonies.
Powerful chief in the area of Jamestown who agreed to supply…
A revolt against powerful colonial authority in Jamestown by…
Early, bloody conflict between English colonists and Native A…
House of Burgesses
The first representative assembly in the American Colonies.
Powhatan
Powerful chief in the area of Jamestown who agreed to supply…
135 terms
US History Review - 8th Grade
James Madison
John Adams
Southern Colonies
Middle Colonies
4th president of US... Main author of the US Constitution during…
2nd president of US... Helpes negotiate Treaty of Paris, ending…
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia... W…
NewYork, Pennsylvania,New Jersey, Delaware... Fertile soil, mild…
James Madison
4th president of US... Main author of the US Constitution during…
John Adams
2nd president of US... Helpes negotiate Treaty of Paris, ending…
335 terms
EOC US History Review
Ronald Reagan
George Bush Jr.
Jerry Falwell
Roe v. Wade
Was the 40th president of the United States. Advocated supply…
Was The 43st President of the United States Nominated Clarenc…
Preacher, organized the Moral Majority, Leader of the Religio…
1973-Supreme Court case advocating women's right to abortion.…
Ronald Reagan
Was the 40th president of the United States. Advocated supply…
George Bush Jr.
Was The 43st President of the United States Nominated Clarenc…
89 terms
US History Final Review
Spanish American War
Stock Market Crash
First 10 Amendments to Constitution
Constitution
1898-US gains Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Cuba- Becom…
1929- Black Tuesday- beginning of the Great Depression, Bank…
Bill of Rights- Protects peoples rights
Law of the land- outlines structure of government
Spanish American War
1898-US gains Philippines, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Cuba- Becom…
Stock Market Crash
1929- Black Tuesday- beginning of the Great Depression, Bank…
54 terms
US History Midterm Review
Mayflower Compact
House of Burgesses
Proclamation of 1763
Mercantilism
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
1619 - The Virginia House of Burgesses formed, the first legi…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
Colonies exist to benefit the mother country and wealth is ob…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
House of Burgesses
1619 - The Virginia House of Burgesses formed, the first legi…
404 terms
AP US History Review
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
maize cultivation
Pre-Columbian economy in Northwest and…
Pre-Columbian economy in Great Basin a…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
a mix of foraging and hunting. EX: Chinook of Pacific Northwest
Societies responded to the lack of natural resources in the _…
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
maize cultivation
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
19 terms
US History Review Spring 2015
abolitionist
boycott
capitalist
civilization
a person who worked to end slavery
to join others in agreement to not buy, sell, or deal with so…
a person who invests in business
the way of life of a people
abolitionist
a person who worked to end slavery
boycott
to join others in agreement to not buy, sell, or deal with so…
356 terms
US History and Government Review
abolitionist
affirmative action
Allies
al-Qaeda
a person seeking the legal end of slavery
steps taken to increase the representation of women and minor…
the WWI alliance of Britain, France, Russia, and later the US…
world terrorist organization responsible for September 11, 20…
abolitionist
a person seeking the legal end of slavery
affirmative action
steps taken to increase the representation of women and minor…
371 terms
EOC - US History Review
Branches of Government
Checks and Balances
Separation of Powers
Popular Sovereignty
Legislative (Congress - Senate and House of Representatives);…
set up by the constitution; each branch of the federal govern…
set up by the Constitution; system in which each branch of th…
Set up by the constitution; people are the source of the gove…
Branches of Government
Legislative (Congress - Senate and House of Representatives);…
Checks and Balances
set up by the constitution; each branch of the federal govern…
183 terms
US History STAAR Review
Period: Westward Expansion
1. Great Plains
2. Homestead Act (1862)
3. Cattle Drives
from about 1877 to 1900. America moves west after the Civil W…
Grassland of Central North America that extends from the Miss…
Was a law that provided 160 acres to anyone who was willing t…
As a demand for beef increased, cowboys drove herds of cattle…
Period: Westward Expansion
from about 1877 to 1900. America moves west after the Civil W…
1. Great Plains
Grassland of Central North America that extends from the Miss…
US History Review
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
Jamestown (1607)
Bacon's Rebellion (1676)
European government policies between a mother country & its c…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
First permanent English settlement in the New World located i…
Rebellion of discontent former landless servants led by Natha…
Mercantilism
European government policies between a mother country & its c…
New Amsterdam
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
28 terms
Imperialism Review US History II
The McKinley Tariff
Sanford B. Dole
Alfred T. Mahan
Kalakaua
raised the price of sugar
a missionary who traveled to Hawaii with his family wanting t…
Admiral of the US Navy who urged government officials to buil…
king of Hawaii who was forced to amend Hawaii's constitution,…
The McKinley Tariff
raised the price of sugar
Sanford B. Dole
a missionary who traveled to Hawaii with his family wanting t…
53 terms
US History Semester Exam Review
Monopolies/Trusts
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
Horizontal integration
business organizations in which a small group of managers con…
created the U.S. Steel monoply
growth of cities which often led to problems like overcrowdin…
consolidation of companies within the same industry
Monopolies/Trusts
business organizations in which a small group of managers con…
Andrew Carnegie
created the U.S. Steel monoply
532 terms
AP US History Review
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
St. Augustine (1565)
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
55 terms
US History review
Debt
Seven Years War
Ohio River Valley
Albany Plan of Union
Money owed to banks and other nations by a government.
Name that Europeans use for the French and Indian War.
Where did the French and Indian War begin due to conflicting…
Name of the failed plan to unite the colonies in the French a…
Debt
Money owed to banks and other nations by a government.
Seven Years War
Name that Europeans use for the French and Indian War.
41 terms
US History Final Review
President ______ was assassinated duri…
The conflict with Spain was called the…
The "Big Ditch" is what some people ca…
Theodore Roosevelt encouraged wise use…
William McKinley
"Splendid Little War"
Panama Canal
Conservation
President ______ was assassinated duri…
William McKinley
The conflict with Spain was called the…
"Splendid Little War"
89 terms
US History: Final Review
1 - 10
16
17
18
"Bill of Rights" - individual rights and powers reserved to t…
Federal Income Tax.
Direct election of Senators.
Volstead Act. Prohibition of Alcohol.
1 - 10
"Bill of Rights" - individual rights and powers reserved to t…
16
Federal Income Tax.
200 terms
US History Regents Review
Triangular Trade
Merchantilism
Salutary Neglect
Virginia House of Burgesses/Mayflower…
Led directly to the increase in the importation of enslaved A…
Economic policy used by the British in which the colonies ser…
Period of time when the British ignored the colonists because…
Early forms of colonial efforts in self government, contribut…
Triangular Trade
Led directly to the increase in the importation of enslaved A…
Merchantilism
Economic policy used by the British in which the colonies ser…
68 terms
US HISTORY REGENTS REVIEW
Proclamation Line of 1763
Declaration of Independence
Agriculture
Articles of Confederation
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
* Document adopted on July 4, 1776. ... * Established the 13 Ame…
Farming
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses - no execu…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
Declaration of Independence
* Document adopted on July 4, 1776. ... * Established the 13 Ame…
41 terms
US History Review: Constitution
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
3rd Amendment
4th Amendment
(RAPPS) Freedom of Religion, Assembly, Petition, Press, and S…
Right to Bear Arms
Freedom from Quartering soldiers
Freedom from warrantless searches
1st Amendment
(RAPPS) Freedom of Religion, Assembly, Petition, Press, and S…
2nd Amendment
Right to Bear Arms
68 terms
US HISTORY REGENTS REVIEW
Proclamation Line of 1763
Declaration of Independence
Agriculture
Articles of Confederation
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
* Document adopted on July 4, 1776. ... * Established the 13 Ame…
Farming.
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Stated that no colonists could settle in lands to the west of…
Declaration of Independence
* Document adopted on July 4, 1776. ... * Established the 13 Ame…
US History Midterm Review
John Locke said people have __________…
Economic policy whereby the mother cou…
The first representative body ( form o…
This document was written to formally…
Natural rights
mercantilism
Virginia House of Burgesses
The Declaration of Independence
John Locke said people have __________…
Natural rights
Economic policy whereby the mother cou…
mercantilism
92 terms
US History II Review
Pikes Peak
Promontory Point
Leland Stanford
Lode
Named after Zebulon Pike, an 1858 mining expedition found gol…
The place in Utah where the transcontinental railroad (Centra…
The governor of California. He drove the final golden spike i…
Rich streaks of ore sandwiched between layers of rock.
Pikes Peak
Named after Zebulon Pike, an 1858 mining expedition found gol…
Promontory Point
The place in Utah where the transcontinental railroad (Centra…
45 terms
US History EOC Review
The Kansas-Nebraska Act concerned what…
What was a direct consequence of the C…
What was the main accomplishment of th…
The passage below is an excerpt from t…
the expansion of slavery into new territories
the extension of voting rights to African American men
providing aid and education to emancipated slaves
the passage of Black Codes throughout the South
The Kansas-Nebraska Act concerned what…
the expansion of slavery into new territories
What was a direct consequence of the C…
the extension of voting rights to African American men
67 terms
Honors US History Unit 1 Review
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
annexed (verb)
monarchy
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
to incorporate (territory) into the domain of a city, country…
supreme power or sovereignty held by a single person.
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
New Amsterdam
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
46 terms
US History Review 8
Confederacy
Causes of the Civil War
Advantages each side had in the Civil…
Battles of the Civil War
The South during the Civil War
1. SLAVERY... 2. States' rights... 3. Lincoln elected President
Union... 1. Had more people... 2. Had a functioning government... 3. M…
1. Bull Run... 2. Chancellorsville... 3. Antietam... 4. Gettysburg
Confederacy
The South during the Civil War
Causes of the Civil War
1. SLAVERY... 2. States' rights... 3. Lincoln elected President
62 terms
US History Review: Unit 1
Jamestown
pilgrims
William Penn
Roger Williams and Anne Hutchinson
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
He established the colony of Pennsylvania and also helped Qua…
People who were kicked out of the Massachusetts Bay Colony fo…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
pilgrims
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
13 terms
US History Imperialism Review
Imperialism
Spanish American War
Open Door Policy
Roosevelt's Corollary
US expanding and taking over colonies in order to grow econom…
War fought between the US and Spain in 1898
developed to improve trading opportunities for United States…
Extension of the Monroe Doctrine which allowed the US to get…
Imperialism
US expanding and taking over colonies in order to grow econom…
Spanish American War
War fought between the US and Spain in 1898
30 terms
US History: Unit 3 Review
Boomtown
Homestead Act
Bonanza Farms
Dawes Act
This is a town undergoing rapid growth due to sudden prosperi…
This act encouraged people to move to lands west of the Missi…
These are very large farms in the United States performing la…
This was an act to assimilate Native Americans into the Ameri…
Boomtown
This is a town undergoing rapid growth due to sudden prosperi…
Homestead Act
This act encouraged people to move to lands west of the Missi…
69 terms
Senior US History Exam Review
14-Points
Treaty of Versailles
League of Nations
Internationalists
President Wilson's post-WWI speech outlining his plan for peace
Treaty that ended World War I
World peacekeeping organization formed after World War I
Group of US senators who completely supported ratifying the T…
14-Points
President Wilson's post-WWI speech outlining his plan for peace
Treaty of Versailles
Treaty that ended World War I
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