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JCOS 8 Social Studies - Western Expansion
Chinese Exclusion Act (1882)
Central Pacific Railroad
transcontinental
longhorns
federal law that prohibited Chinese workers from entering the…
railroad that famously hired 15,000 Chinese workers to build…
spanning the continent; in North America, connecting Atlantic…
breed of cattle introduced to Mexico and Texas by Spanish set…
Chinese Exclusion Act (1882)
federal law that prohibited Chinese workers from entering the…
Central Pacific Railroad
railroad that famously hired 15,000 Chinese workers to build…
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Social Studies - Western Europe
terrain
dispute (verb)
dispute (noun)
diplomat
An area of land; especially in regard to its surface features…
to question the truth of something; to disagree or argue abou…
a serious argument
a person appointed by a national government to conduct offici…
terrain
An area of land; especially in regard to its surface features…
dispute (verb)
to question the truth of something; to disagree or argue abou…
25 terms
Social Studies- Western Europe
Iceland
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Reykjavik
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Iceland
Reykjavik
Norway
Oslo
11 terms
Social Studies- Western Expansion
Mountain range
Rivers
Prairie
Great plains
A group of mountains
Large natural streams of water that flow into another body of…
A large area of grassland
The flat grass land region between the Mississippi River and…
Mountain range
A group of mountains
Rivers
Large natural streams of water that flow into another body of…
25 terms
Social Studies - Western USA
Sierra Nevada
Sacramento California
Rocky Mountains
Cascade Range
What is the name of the mountain range in eastern California?
What is the name of the mountain range that runs from Montana…
What mountains are found in the interior of Washington and Or…
Sierra Nevada
What is the name of the mountain range in eastern California?
Sacramento California
11 terms
Social Studies Western Region
Alaska
Washington
Oregon
California
Juneau
Olympia
Salem
Sacramento
Alaska
Juneau
Washington
Olympia
15 terms
social studies western africa
mauritania
senegal
guinea bissau
guinea
mauritania
senegal
Social studies Western Expansion
Republic
venomous
frontier
emigrant
type of government in which people choose representatives to…
deadly and poisonous
an unexplored area, usually at the edge of a country
one who leaves a country to live elsewhere
Republic
type of government in which people choose representatives to…
venomous
deadly and poisonous
8 terms
Western Expansage Social studies
Suffrage
Manifest Destiny
Monroe doctrine
Cession
The right to vote in public
Settlers believing it was there destiny to live in the wester…
If European or other nations tried to claim any of the wester…
What the Mexicans called the southwestern part of the United…
Suffrage
The right to vote in public
Manifest Destiny
Settlers believing it was there destiny to live in the wester…
Social Studies Western Europe
Iceland
finland
Norway
Ireland
United Kingdom
Spain
France
Portugal
Iceland
United Kingdom
finland
Spain
53 terms
Social Studies Western Expansion
Oregon Country
Oregon Trail
Mountain Men
Mormons
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
Fur Trappers who lived off the land
religious group who left the Eastern U.S. to escape persecution
Oregon Country
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
Oregon Trail
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
10 terms
Final Exam Review Guide Social Studies 8- Western Expansion
Reasons for Western Settlement in US
Results of Western Settlement in US
Manifest Destiny
Transcontinental Railroad
Transcontinental railroad made the journey easier, Homestead…
The nation was linked economically, changes were made to the…
1800s belief that Americans had the right to spread across th…
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
Reasons for Western Settlement in US
Transcontinental railroad made the journey easier, Homestead…
Results of Western Settlement in US
The nation was linked economically, changes were made to the…
18 terms
Social Studies- Western Europe
United Kingdom
Ireland
France
Sweden
London
Dublin
Paris
Stockholm
United Kingdom
London
Ireland
Dublin
12 terms
social studies western expansion
Oregon trial
Manifest destiny
Fifty'-four forty or fight
Alamo
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Political slogan of the Democrats in the election of 1844, wh…
A Spanish mission converted into a fort, it was besieged by M…
Oregon trial
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
Manifest destiny
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
39 terms
Social Studies Western Europe
Greek Orthodox Church
tourism, shipping, and fishing
Any of the languages that developed fr…
The official residence of the pope in…
Most Greeks belong to the..
Because of Greece's extensive Mediterranean Sea Coastline, im…
Roman Languages
Vatiacian
Greek Orthodox Church
Most Greeks belong to the..
tourism, shipping, and fishing
Because of Greece's extensive Mediterranean Sea Coastline, im…
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Social Studies Western Expansion
Election of 1800
36
Thomas Jefferson Accomplishments
Sally Hennings
Thomas Jefferson (Democratic-Republican) 73 electoral college…
Number of times the HOR had to vote for Jefferson to become p…
-3rd US President... -US Secretary of State... -Governor of Virgini…
(1773-1835)... -mixed race slave owned by Thomas Jefferson... -beli…
Election of 1800
Thomas Jefferson (Democratic-Republican) 73 electoral college…
36
Number of times the HOR had to vote for Jefferson to become p…
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Social Studies Western Expansion
Forty-Niners
Comstock Lode
Boomtown/Ghost Town
Pacific Railroad Acts of 1862
a group of thosands of men who ran to California after hearin…
A big silver rush found by Henry Comstock near virgina city
a spot that is very polular where many ppl go, then all the s…
promoted the construction of the transcontiental railroad
Forty-Niners
a group of thosands of men who ran to California after hearin…
Comstock Lode
A big silver rush found by Henry Comstock near virgina city
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Social Studies: Western Expansion Vocabulary
EXPANSION
EXPEDITION
TERRITORY
LOCOMOTIVE
To grow
Voyage, exploration
An area of land; a region
Steam powered train
EXPANSION
To grow
EXPEDITION
Voyage, exploration
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Social studies the western frontier
Vigilante
Transcontinental
Homestead
Sodbuster
People who take the law into their own hands
Across the continent
To acquire piece of US public land
Plains farmers
Vigilante
People who take the law into their own hands
Transcontinental
Across the continent
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Social Studies Western Europe
Ireland
France
Spain
Switzerland
Dublin
Paris
Madrid
Bern
Ireland
Dublin
France
Paris
9 terms
social studies western europe
switzerland
austria
belgium
netherlands
bern
vienna
brussels
amsterdam
switzerland
bern
austria
vienna
8 terms
Western Europe: Social Studies
Austria
Belguim
France
Germany
Vienna
Brussels
Paris
Berlin
Austria
Vienna
Belguim
Brussels
10 terms
Social Studies - Western Europe
North Sea
Rhine River
Marine West-Coast Climate
Berlin Wall
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean that lies between the mainland o…
A river in Western Europe that flows from eastern Switzerland…
wet middle-latitude climate that occurs in western coastal ar…
the Soviet Union built a high wall to seal off their area of…
North Sea
An arm of the Atlantic Ocean that lies between the mainland o…
Rhine River
A river in Western Europe that flows from eastern Switzerland…
20 terms
social studies western europe
plains
glaciers
loess
tundra
a large area of flat or gently rolling land
slow moving mass of ice and snow
rich soil made by sediments left by glaciers
cold and dry area with limited vegetation with grasses, mosse…
plains
a large area of flat or gently rolling land
glaciers
slow moving mass of ice and snow
29 terms
Social studies western europe
Plains
Glaciers
Tundra
Taiga
Large flat area with rolling hills
Slow moving mass of ice and snow
Cold and dry with grasses mosses herbs and low shrubs
Thick forest made of Cienfuegos trees (evergreen tres)
Plains
Large flat area with rolling hills
Glaciers
Slow moving mass of ice and snow
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Social Studies Western Expansion
Oregon Country
Oregon Trail
Mountain Men
Mormons
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
Fur Trappers who lived off the land
religious group who left the Eastern U.S. to escape persecution
Oregon Country
Rocky Mountains the Northwestern United States that was good…
Oregon Trail
stretches from Missouri to Oregon
31 terms
Social studies western frontier
Head of the household and at least 21
160 acres
$18
Soddy
What 2 things do you need to be a homesteader
How much land did u receive during the homestead act
What much did it cost to get land during the homestead act
House built from dirt,grass, and little wood taken from their…
Head of the household and at least 21
What 2 things do you need to be a homesteader
160 acres
How much land did u receive during the homestead act
17 terms
Social Studies western europe
italy
france
austria
iceland
rome
paris
vienna
reykjavik
italy
rome
france
paris
16 terms
Social Studies - Western Europe
The natural vegetation in most of the…
The Dutch call lands that they have re…
A group made up of many different elem…
The time period of transition between…
Deciduous
Polders
Diverse
Middle Ages
The natural vegetation in most of the…
Deciduous
The Dutch call lands that they have re…
Polders
9 terms
Social studies non-western
5 pillars
Founder of Islam
Founder of Buddhism
Pain and suffering
Fasting pilgrimage faith charity prayer
Mohammad
Siddhartha/ Buddha
You cause it
5 pillars
Fasting pilgrimage faith charity prayer
Founder of Islam
Mohammad
23 terms
Social Studies-Western Europe
Norway
Sweden
Finland
Baltic Sea
Oslo
Stockholm
Helsinki
Baltic Sea
Norway
Oslo
Sweden
Stockholm
6 terms
Social Studies western countries
Luxenbourg
Brussel
Dublin
London
Luxenbourg
Belgium
Ireland
United Kingdom
Luxenbourg
Luxenbourg
Brussel
Belgium
13 terms
Social studies western states
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Juneau-AK
Phoenix-AZ
Sacramento-CA
Denver-CO
Alaska
Juneau-AK
Arizona
Phoenix-AZ
7 terms
Western Migration-Social Studies
~Louisiana Purchase~
America tried to buy ____ _________ fr…
It doubled the size of the U.S. which…
~Lewis and Clark~
~Louisiana Purchase~
New Orleans, France, money, 4
fertile, farming, Mississippi
~Lewis and Clark~
~Louisiana Purchase~
~Louisiana Purchase~
America tried to buy ____ _________ fr…
New Orleans, France, money, 4
13 terms
Social Studies Western States
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
AK Juneau
AZ Phoenix
CA Sacramento
CO Denver
Alaska
AK Juneau
Arizona
AZ Phoenix
39 terms
Western Vocab Social Studies
Tepee
Plains Indians
Buffalo
Vigilante
a circular tent made by stretching buffalo skins over wooden…
Included people from many Indian nations including Cheyenne,…
An animal that was used by the Plains Indians for food, shelt…
people who take the law into their own hands
Tepee
a circular tent made by stretching buffalo skins over wooden…
Plains Indians
Included people from many Indian nations including Cheyenne,…
Social Studies Western Frontier
Manifest Destiny
Assimilation
Dawes Act
To keep cattle in.... Helps mark your land
belief that the expansion of the US throughout the American c…
Getting one group to become like another group.
Aimed to "Americanize" Native Americans by breaking up reserv…
What effects did barbed wire have on the West?
Manifest Destiny
belief that the expansion of the US throughout the American c…
Assimilation
Getting one group to become like another group.
13 terms
social studies western states
alaska
hawaii
washington
oregon
juneau
honolulu
olympia
salem
alaska
juneau
hawaii
honolulu
18 terms
Social Studies Western Europe
France
Germany
Netherlands
Belgem
Paris
Berlin
Amsterdam
Brussles
France
Paris
Germany
Berlin
13 terms
Social studies western states
Washington
Oregon
California
Montana
Olympia
Salem
Sacramento
Helena
Washington
Olympia
Oregon
Salem
11 terms
Social Studies, Western Region
Washington (WA)
Oregon (OR)
California (CA)
Nevada (NV)
Olympia
Salem
Sacramento
Carson City
Washington (WA)
Olympia
Oregon (OR)
Salem
31 terms
Social Studies -- Western States
Native Americans
Water
Mesa Verde
City
the First Americans
is the most vital resource of the western states
______ ________ National Park is a popular tourist site locat…
Denver is the largest _____ in the western states
Native Americans
the First Americans
Water
is the most vital resource of the western states
13 terms
Social Studies- Western Africa
Cape Verde
Senegal
Gambia
Guinea Bissau
Praia*
Dakar*
Banjul*
Bissau*
Cape Verde
Praia*
Senegal
Dakar*
8 terms
Western expansion social studies
The Louisiana Purchase
Manifest Destiny
The California gold rush
The Mexican-American war
Lewis and Clark expedition ... Thomas Jeffersons love for agricu…
Western expansion ... The belief that America expanding westward…
Winning the territory of California after the Mexican-America…
The annexation of Texas and disputes over the border between…
The Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark expedition ... Thomas Jeffersons love for agricu…
Manifest Destiny
Western expansion ... The belief that America expanding westward…
13 terms
social studies western
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Juneau AK
Phoenix AZ
Sacramento CA
Denver CO
Alaska
Juneau AK
Arizona
Phoenix AZ
24 terms
Western Europe Social Studies
Andorra
Austria
Belgium
Denmark
Andorra la Vella
Vienna
Brussels
Copenhagen
Andorra
Andorra la Vella
Austria
Vienna
8 terms
Social Studies: Western Europe
Finland
Sweden
Iceland
Denmark
Helsinki
Stockholm
Rakuvic
Copenhagen
Finland
Helsinki
Sweden
Stockholm
8 terms
social studies western europe
democracy
aristocracy
oligarchy
enlightenment
government of the people; by the people ( ancient greece had…
the upperclass of land owners
goverment ruled by a small group (often aristocracy
1600/1700 thinkers beleived in logic reason human potential;…
democracy
government of the people; by the people ( ancient greece had…
aristocracy
the upperclass of land owners
14 terms
Western Civilization - Social Studies Quiz
King David
Abraham
Personal Responsibility
Individual Worth
Little boy struck down Goliath with five smooth stones. Secon…
God chose him to lead the people out of Mesopotamia for Canaa…
Taking responsibility for your own actions.
Value all people/individuals - each has value
King David
Little boy struck down Goliath with five smooth stones. Secon…
Abraham
God chose him to lead the people out of Mesopotamia for Canaa…
12 terms
social studies western expansion
Oregon trial
Manifest destiny
Fifty'-four forty or fight
Alamo
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Political slogan of the Democrats in the election of 1844, wh…
A Spanish mission converted into a fort, it was besieged by M…
Oregon trial
an almost 2,000 mile-long trial leading from Missouri to Oreg…
Manifest destiny
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
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