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38 terms
US History
slavery
Democracy
cash crop
Magna Carta
The treatment of people as property
government based on the rights and equality of every citizen
large crops that make a lot of money. Corn, tobacco, sugar, c…
An agreement listing the rights that were given to free men b…
slavery
The treatment of people as property
Democracy
government based on the rights and equality of every citizen
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us history
cash crop
farmers alliance
civil rights act 1875
reservations
crops grown not for personal use but for sell
organization created by farmers to force rail roads to lower…
guaranteed black patrons the right to ride rail ways
specific areas set aside by government for Indian use
cash crop
crops grown not for personal use but for sell
farmers alliance
organization created by farmers to force rail roads to lower…
68 terms
US history
Lexington and Concord
Patriot
George Washington
Valley Forge
Which barrel had the shot heard around the world?
A person who did not agree with the British taxation policies…
This person was chosen by the Continental Congress to command…
Where Washington and his men spent a long winter without basi…
Lexington and Concord
Which barrel had the shot heard around the world?
Patriot
A person who did not agree with the British taxation policies…
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US HISTORY EOC VOCABULARY
migration
democracy
indentured servants
immigrants
the movement of people from one region to another
a government in which people rule themselves
colonists who received free passage to North America in excha…
people who move to another country after leaving their homeland
migration
the movement of people from one region to another
democracy
a government in which people rule themselves
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US History 8 Vocab
Framers
Founding Fathers
Patriotism
Colonialism
The Framers of the Constitution were delegates to the Constit…
The delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphi…
Devoted love, support, and defense of one's country; national…
The control or governing influence of a nation over a depende…
Framers
The Framers of the Constitution were delegates to the Constit…
Founding Fathers
The delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphi…
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US History - Constituional Amendments
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
Right to bear arms
no illegal searches and seizures "search warrant"
"due process of law"; double jeopardy (can't be tried for the…
1st Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
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us history
boycott
grievance
intolerable
petition
the abstain from buying or using something
a compliant or resentem
not to be accepted
something that is sought by request
boycott
the abstain from buying or using something
grievance
a compliant or resentem
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US History 1
Electoral College
John Adams
James Madison
George Washington
Number of Votes each state can have for president. This is =…
-Alien and Sedition Acts... -Stayed neutral... -Federalist - Hamilt…
Bill of Rights... Father of the Constitution... Virginia Plan... Feder…
First President... -Set precedents that no person could serve mo…
Electoral College
Number of Votes each state can have for president. This is =…
John Adams
-Alien and Sedition Acts... -Stayed neutral... -Federalist - Hamilt…
US History
Manifest Destiny
Indian Removal Act
Trail of Tears
Homestead Act
Expand US territory westward from Atlantic Ocean to Pacific O…
Moving Native American Indians from their land
1 in 4 Native Americans died moving west
Encourage settlers to move West-free land... 160 acres, 5 years…
Manifest Destiny
Expand US territory westward from Atlantic Ocean to Pacific O…
Indian Removal Act
Moving Native American Indians from their land
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CP US History I
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance
Preamble
United States Constitution
First American constitution of a loose confederation of state…
created policy for administering the Northwest Territories. I…
Introductory statement of the Constitutions's fundamental pur…
written to establish a stronger national government by replac…
Articles of Confederation
First American constitution of a loose confederation of state…
Northwest Ordinance
created policy for administering the Northwest Territories. I…
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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
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US HISTORY
GPERS
1607
1620
1776
G-geography... P-politics... E-economics... R-religion... S-society
Jamestown, VA established first English colony in the Americans
Pilgrims established Plymouth, MA. wrote the mayflower compact
declaration of the independence American colonies declared th…
GPERS
G-geography... P-politics... E-economics... R-religion... S-society
1607
Jamestown, VA established first English colony in the Americans
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US History
Intern
Railroad
Colonel
Kernel
A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line
Networks of iron (later steel) rails on which steam (later el…
a military rank below general
innermost, essential part; seed grain, often in a shell
Intern
A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line
Railroad
Networks of iron (later steel) rails on which steam (later el…
56 terms
US History
The Salem witch trials
Fundamental Orders Of Connecticut
Mayflower Compact
houses of burgesses
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecut…
The orders describe the government set up by the Connecticut…
The Mayflower Compact was the first governing document of Ply…
the first legislative assembly in the American colonies. The…
The Salem witch trials
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecut…
Fundamental Orders Of Connecticut
The orders describe the government set up by the Connecticut…
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US HISTORY
the salem witch trails
fundamental order of connecticut
mayflower compact
houses of burgesses
Trials held in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692 that led to the…
was an early agreement between the colonial communities of Ha…
El Pacto del Mayflower fue el primer documento de gobierno en…
the assembly of representatives in colonial Virginia.
the salem witch trails
Trials held in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692 that led to the…
fundamental order of connecticut
was an early agreement between the colonial communities of Ha…
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US History - Colonial and Founding
Great Compromise
Articles of Condereation
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Settled the issue of representation in Congress
first weak government
supported by small states, wanted equal representation in gov…
supported by large states, wanted representation based on pop…
Great Compromise
Settled the issue of representation in Congress
Articles of Condereation
first weak government
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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…
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US HISTORY
Depression
Cholera
Mountain men
Santa Fe Trail
A period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
Bacteria
Fur trappers of the northwest
Trail from independence Missouri to Santa Fe New Mexico in th…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
Cholera
Bacteria
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US History - Ch. 4
protectorate
Anglo-Saxonism
Matthew C. Perry
annexation
different than a colony because local rulers stayed in place,…
the idea that English-speaking countries were superior and wo…
Went to Japan to negotiate a trade treaty with the U.S.
when a country adds new territory
protectorate
different than a colony because local rulers stayed in place,…
Anglo-Saxonism
the idea that English-speaking countries were superior and wo…
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US History
mercantilism
republic
Salutary Neglect
repeal
an ecomonic system that uses colonies to establish a favorabl…
a government where people choose representatives who then vot…
England's policy of letting the colonies govern themselves wi…
remove or take away
mercantilism
an ecomonic system that uses colonies to establish a favorabl…
republic
a government where people choose representatives who then vot…
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Presidents Us History Final
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
General in revolutionary war
1st vice president
Made Louisiana purchase
President of us during war of 1812
George Washington
General in revolutionary war
John Adams
1st vice president
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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
conquistador
mission
presidio
immunity
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
A religious settlement
Fort built in the southwest by Spanish
Resistance to disease
conquistador
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
mission
A religious settlement
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us history
industrialization
urbanization
trust
robber baron
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
A group of corporations run by a single board of directors
Refers to the industrialists or big business owners who gaine…
industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
urbanization
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
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US History Standard 7
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
This dictator was the leader of the Nazi Party. He believed t…
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
Adolf Hitler
This dictator was the leader of the Nazi Party. He believed t…
Appeasement
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
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US History: Chapter 1
nomad
glacier
civilization
colony
wandering from place to place
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A settlement ruled by another country.
nomad
wandering from place to place
glacier
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
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…
8 terms
US History: The US Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The Preamble
The Articles
Amendments
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
Define the sections of the federal government and their atten…
Twenty-seven amendments in the US Constitution, the first ten…
Articles of Confederation
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
The Preamble
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
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US History
Why did the crown issue the Proclamati…
Why did Parliment pass the Sugar Act a…
Why and how did the colonists protest…
The French and Indian War
Because Pontiac's Rebellion and other Indian uprisings could…
To pay off protecting and securing the frontier, profit from…
The Acts were passed by Parliment where the colonists had no…
-called Seven Years War in Europe ... -ended with the Treaty of…
Why did the crown issue the Proclamati…
Because Pontiac's Rebellion and other Indian uprisings could…
Why did Parliment pass the Sugar Act a…
To pay off protecting and securing the frontier, profit from…
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US History STAAR EOC
Gilded Age
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
Laissez-Faire
Bessemer Process
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
A process for making steel more efficiently, patented in 1856.
Gilded Age
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
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US History
Ho Chi Minh
Vietminh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
Eisenhower explained that this theory meant that countries on…
a French outpost (in NW Vietnam) which was overrun by the Vie…
Ho Chi Minh
leader of the Indochinese Communist Party
Vietminh
an organization that wanted Vietnamese independence from fore…
53 terms
US History
The Salem Witch Trial
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Mayflower Compact
House of Burgesses
Puritans - desire to root out evil due to sense of anger/frus…
Set up a unified government for the towns of the Connecticut…
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
1619 - The Virginia House of Burgesses formed, the first legi…
The Salem Witch Trial
Puritans - desire to root out evil due to sense of anger/frus…
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Set up a unified government for the towns of the Connecticut…
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WWII - US History
Isolationism
Appeasement
Internment
Island Hopping
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
The imprisonment of Japanese Americans in special camps durin…
A military strategy used during World War II that involved se…
Isolationism
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
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Us history
Ho Chi Minh
domino theory
SEATO
vietcong
a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime min…
a theory prominent from the 1950s to the 1980s, that speculat…
an international organization for collective defense in South…
the name given by Western sources to the National Liberation…
Ho Chi Minh
a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime min…
domino theory
a theory prominent from the 1950s to the 1980s, that speculat…
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US History
Theodore Roosevelt
Ida Tarbell
Charles Edward Russell
Lincoln Steffens
was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, natural…
was an American teacher, author and journalist. She was one o…
was an American journalist, opinion columnist, newspaper edit…
was a New York reporter who launched a series of articles in…
Theodore Roosevelt
was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, natural…
Ida Tarbell
was an American teacher, author and journalist. She was one o…
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us history
Articles of confederation
shays rebellion
the Great Compromise
3/5 compromise
1777 the document that created the first central government f…
An uprising of Massachusetts farmers, led by Daniel Shays, to…
An agreement worked out at the constitutional Convention esta…
resolved the controversial issue of apportionment that was ra…
Articles of confederation
1777 the document that created the first central government f…
shays rebellion
An uprising of Massachusetts farmers, led by Daniel Shays, to…
28 terms
us history
Reservation
Assimilation
Treaty of Greenville
Adams Onis treaty
land set aside for native people
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
an agreement between native american confederation leaders an…
an agreement in which Spain gave East Florida to the United S…
Reservation
land set aside for native people
Assimilation
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
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US History
April 19, 1775
June 15, 1775
June 17, 1775
July of 1775
The war begins when fighting breaks out at Lexington and Conc…
George Washington named Commander-in-Chief
Battle of Bunker Hill, Boston, Mass, a.k.a. Breeds Hill (don'…
Olive Branch Petition
April 19, 1775
The war begins when fighting breaks out at Lexington and Conc…
June 15, 1775
George Washington named Commander-in-Chief
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US History
Andrew Carnegie
Vertical Integration
Horizontal consolidation
Social Darwinism
Steel
a company taking over it's supliers
Companies joining up
Survival of the fitest
Andrew Carnegie
Steel
Vertical Integration
a company taking over it's supliers
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Major Documents in US History
List of grievances sent to King George…
First system of government that had no…
The foundation of our government based…
Proponents of the new Constitution.
Declaration of Independence
Article of Confederation
U.S. Constitution
Federalists
List of grievances sent to King George…
Declaration of Independence
First system of government that had no…
Article of Confederation
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…
616 terms
US and VA History
Settled in New England, not tolerant o…
Rich English Nobility that received la…
Settled in Pennsylvania, believed in t…
Agreed to work for 7 years in exchange…
Puritans
Cavaliers
Quakers
Indentured Servants
Settled in New England, not tolerant o…
Puritans
Rich English Nobility that received la…
Cavaliers
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US History: Chapter Two
Founders
government
indentured servants
self-sufficient
People who helped create the U.S. Constitution
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
Colonists who received free passage to North America in excha…
independent
Founders
People who helped create the U.S. Constitution
government
A group of people who keep law and order and make laws.
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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 24
Automation
Service Industry
Baby Boom
Suburb
the use of machines to do jobs once done by people
A business that provides a service to others
A large increase in births, especially in the US, after WWII.
a community at the edge of a city
Automation
the use of machines to do jobs once done by people
Service Industry
A business that provides a service to others
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Us history
Mercantilism
Charter
Pilgrim
Burgesses
An economic theory that believe the colonies should benefit t…
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
Someone who goes on a religious journey
Representative
Mercantilism
An economic theory that believe the colonies should benefit t…
Charter
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
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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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History US
South (today)
North (today)
innovations
1800-1850 (transportation)
conservative, religious, pro-military, patriotic, rural (a lo…
liberal, more secular (secular=laique), urban, diverse popula…
new ideas or methods
a lot of improvements, (ex: thousands of miles of road and ca…
South (today)
conservative, religious, pro-military, patriotic, rural (a lo…
North (today)
liberal, more secular (secular=laique), urban, diverse popula…
10 terms
Us. History
Patriot
Tory
Taxation
French Indian Wars
A person who vigorously supports their country and is prepare…
An American colonist who supported the British side during th…
Money paid as tax.
French and Indian War definition. A series of military engage…
Patriot
A person who vigorously supports their country and is prepare…
Tory
An American colonist who supported the British side during th…
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US History Ch. 3
Fundamental Orders of ... Connecticut
colonists demanded more land from Nati…
was a movement f the puritans from Eng…
William Penn
A constitution that some Puritan colonists wrote to govern th…
King Philip's war erupted when
The Great Migration
Founded a colony that promised religious freedom, equality to…
Fundamental Orders of ... Connecticut
A constitution that some Puritan colonists wrote to govern th…
colonists demanded more land from Nati…
King Philip's war erupted when
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