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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
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 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
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 Complete Set
influenza
inflation
Red Scare
emergence
flu
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services
a widespread fear of suspected communists and radicals though…
rise or development
influenza
flu
inflation
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services
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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…
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…
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 Ch3
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
indentured servants
The first permanent English settlement in North America situa…
Somebody that took control of Jamestown and built a fort in 1…
daughter of the Powhatan leader who married John Rolfe in 1614
Servants that signed a contract to work for four to seven yea…
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America situa…
John Smith
Somebody that took control of Jamestown and built a fort in 1…
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…
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…
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
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…
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
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
Articles of Confederation 1781
Northwest Ordinance 1787
Enlightenment
unwritten constitution
First framework for national government. Gave states more pow…
set up how territories can become states. Originally for Nort…
Age of Reason. Ideas influenced Declaration of Independence a…
Political practices that are followed, but are not part of th…
Articles of Confederation 1781
First framework for national government. Gave states more pow…
Northwest Ordinance 1787
set up how territories can become states. Originally for Nort…
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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 STAAR EOC
Gilded Age
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
Laissez-Faire
Monopoly
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
A market in which there are many buyers but only one seller.
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
Right to practice whatever religion, s…
Right to own guns and form militias
Don't have to give soldiers or police…
Police cannot search you or your prope…
1st amendment
2nd amendment
3rd amendment
4th amendment
Right to practice whatever religion, s…
1st amendment
Right to own guns and form militias
2nd amendment
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US History
American Federation of Labor
"Battle of" Wounded Knee
Chinese Exclusion Act
Collective Bargaining
1886; founded by Samuel Gompers; sought better wages, hrs, wo…
US soldiers massacred 300 unarmed Native American in 1890. Th…
(1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the co…
Negotiations between representatives of labor unions and mana…
American Federation of Labor
1886; founded by Samuel Gompers; sought better wages, hrs, wo…
"Battle of" Wounded Knee
US soldiers massacred 300 unarmed Native American in 1890. Th…
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US history chapter 8
Charles grandson finney
Evangelism
Second great awakening
Revival
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Religious activism
Preachers of the time rejected 18th century Calvinistic blip…
Emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith through…
Charles grandson finney
Most famous preacher of the era: "the father of modern reviva…
Evangelism
Religious activism
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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 Unit 4
Limited Government
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
Federalsim
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
system that does not allow any one branch of the government t…
the distribution of power between a federal government and th…
Limited Government
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
Republicanism
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
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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 Final Review
Battle of Little Bighorn
George Custer
reservation
assimilation
a conflict between Native Americans and U.S. troops in Montan…
led U.S. troops into the Battle of Little Bighorn
assigned land by the U.S. government for Native Americans to…
a process where Native Americans were forced to convert to th…
Battle of Little Bighorn
a conflict between Native Americans and U.S. troops in Montan…
George Custer
led U.S. troops into the Battle of Little Bighorn
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
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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…
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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 - 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…
US History
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
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 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
REVIVAL OF TRADE AND COMMERCE
Match the definitions
bourgeoisie
Islam
***
*************
Property owners and businesspeople as a class, as contrasted…
The religion founded by Mohammed. In its essence Islam holds…
REVIVAL OF TRADE AND COMMERCE
***
Match the definitions
*************
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US History Chapter 3
The king was not happy with the Separa…
Poor planning and the cold winter forc…
The Plymouth Company was a ___________…
John Rolfe planted ______________.
Pilgrims
colonists
stock
tabacco
The king was not happy with the Separa…
Pilgrims
Poor planning and the cold winter forc…
colonists
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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…
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: Gilded Age
William "Boss" Tweed
Thomas Nast
kickback
Spoils System
head of the political machine in New York's Tammany Hall
political cartoonist that worked to expose political corruption
payment to a government official by a company in return for b…
practice of political officials of rewarding their friends an…
William "Boss" Tweed
head of the political machine in New York's Tammany Hall
Thomas Nast
political cartoonist that worked to expose political corruption
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US History Chapter 25
Hoover
local governments, private groups, and…
Agricultural Marketing Act
moratorium
thought Americans should be patient and that the depression w…
Hoover felt they should help people in need
approved $500 million to buy extra crops from farmers
placed on war debts owed the US to help other countries recov…
Hoover
thought Americans should be patient and that the depression w…
local governments, private groups, and…
Hoover felt they should help people in need
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US History Unit 1
Conquistador
Joint-stock companies
Jamestown
Bacon's Rebellion
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
the first colony in America, set up in 1607
Army of former indentured servants who were prevented from ex…
Conquistador
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
Joint-stock companies
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
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Unit 1 Us History
Continental Congress
Declaration of Independence
Louisiana Purchase
Manifest Destiny
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
1803 - The U.S. purchased the land from the Mississippi River…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Continental Congress
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
US History
George Pullman
Jay Gould
James J Hill
Dawes Act
invented sleeping car
controlled railroads of Southwest
promoted the Great Northern Railroad
broke tribal lands into plots
George Pullman
invented sleeping car
Jay Gould
controlled railroads of Southwest
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US History Chapter 7
turnpike
National Road
steamboat
Erie Canal
roads for which users have to pay a toll
Funded by the federal government, this roadway made of crushe…
made it easier to travel upstream against the current by burn…
Ran 363 miles across New York State and linked farms to expan…
turnpike
roads for which users have to pay a toll
National Road
Funded by the federal government, this roadway made of crushe…
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US History 8 Mission US
apprentice
Boston Massacre
boycott
Boston Tea Party
young person who is trained in a craft in exchange for labor.
name given to an incident that took place on March 5, 1770, i…
an organized refusal to buy goods, usually for the purpose of…
name given to an act of political protest by American colonis…
apprentice
young person who is trained in a craft in exchange for labor.
Boston Massacre
name given to an incident that took place on March 5, 1770, i…
us history
FDIC
SEC
NIRA
NRA
federal deposit insurance corporation - insured peoples money…
securities and exchange commission - protects investors from…
national industrial recovery act - allows the president to re…
national recovery administration - eliminate "cut-throat comp…
FDIC
federal deposit insurance corporation - insured peoples money…
SEC
securities and exchange commission - protects investors from…
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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
What is history?
Why study history?
Stanford History Education Group (sheg)
Primary Sources and examples
The accumulation of individual stories and lives.
Learn from the past
History accounts of the past. Compares primary and secondary…
Written or created during the time under study.... Ex: Diary of…
What is history?
The accumulation of individual stories and lives.
Why study history?
Learn from the past
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US History
Foreign Policy
National Security
Economic Security
Regional Stability
a government's strategy in dealing with other nations.
Concept of protecting the citizens of the nation. Number 1 on…
...
...
Foreign Policy
a government's strategy in dealing with other nations.
National Security
Concept of protecting the citizens of the nation. Number 1 on…
us history
marcus garvey
jazz
louis armstrong
bessie smith
was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entre…
a type of music that has a strong beat and parts for performe…
Coming to prominence in the 1920s as an "inventive" trumpet a…
was an American blues singer.Nicknamed The Empress of the Blu…
marcus garvey
was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entre…
jazz
a type of music that has a strong beat and parts for performe…
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US History Chapter 14
Edwin L. Drake
Thomas Alva Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Christopher Sholes
This individual made retrieving oil from beneath the earth's…
This individual is credited with perfecting the incandescent…
This individual is credited, along with Thomas Watson, as hav…
This individual invented the typewriter.
Edwin L. Drake
This individual made retrieving oil from beneath the earth's…
Thomas Alva Edison
This individual is credited with perfecting the incandescent…
11 terms
US History
Foraker Act
Platt Amendment
Protectorate
Emilio Aguinaldo
Ended military rule and set up civil government
US can intervene in Cuba and buy and lease land
A country who's affairs are intervened by a higher power
Rebel leader
Foraker Act
Ended military rule and set up civil government
Platt Amendment
US can intervene in Cuba and buy and lease land
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