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Social Studies American History
Constitutional Monarchy
Monarchy
Magna Carta
John Locke
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Constitutional Monarchy
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Monarchy
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Social Studies Africa: Shaped by its history
civilization
migrate
domesticate
city-state
a society that has cities a central government and social cla…
to move from one place to settle in another
to adapt wild plants or animals and breed them for human use
a city that is also a independant state with its own traditio…
civilization
a society that has cities a central government and social cla…
migrate
to move from one place to settle in another
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Social Studies: American History
The American Revolution
Articles of Confederation
Bill of rights
Civil war
The War of Independence; Incident in 1773 when colonists prot…
A constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 177…
first ten amendments to the constitution
a war between people of the same country. North vs. South. Th…
The American Revolution
The War of Independence; Incident in 1773 when colonists prot…
Articles of Confederation
A constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 177…
11 terms
Social Studies (American History)
Compassion
Ignorance
Liberty
Bias
A feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stri…
The state or fact of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, learn…
freedom from external or foreign rule; independence.
Unreasonably hostile feelings or opinions about a social grou…
Compassion
A feeling of deep sympathy and sorrow for another who is stri…
Ignorance
The state or fact of being ignorant; lack of knowledge, learn…
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Social Studies American History
three branches of government
Federalist
Federalism
House of Representatives
Judicial, Executive & Legislative
someone who believes in a strong central government
three sets of government... National- State- Local
435- people based on the population of the state;
three branches of government
Judicial, Executive & Legislative
Federalist
someone who believes in a strong central government
32 terms
Social Studies American History
John Adams
Aaron Burr
Alien and Sedition Acts
Bank of the United States
Two term vice president to George Washington and one term Fed…
Democratic-Republican party member who ran against John Adams…
Passed in 1798, the Alien Act allowed the president to remove…
Hamilton fought for a national bank, and Washington and Congr…
John Adams
Two term vice president to George Washington and one term Fed…
Aaron Burr
Democratic-Republican party member who ran against John Adams…
17 terms
Social Studies American History
Lief Ericson
Dark Times
Crusades
King Richard the Lion Hearted
1000 CE First man to travel to North America, brought others…
Trades decrease, instability in Europe Middle Ages
1000-1300 (first Crusade in 1096). Series of attempts by Chri…
Richard left to fight the crusades.
Lief Ericson
1000 CE First man to travel to North America, brought others…
Dark Times
Trades decrease, instability in Europe Middle Ages
social studies; american history
isolationism
expansionism
imperialism
manifest destiny
having little to do with political affairs of other nations
extending a nations boundaries
the policy of powerful countries seeking to control the econo…
the united states had the right and duty to expand their coun…
isolationism
having little to do with political affairs of other nations
expansionism
extending a nations boundaries
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Social studies American history
George washington
Militia
Alliance
Cede
Was a leader for war
Is a force made up of civilians trained as soldiers
Is an agreement between nations or groups to help each other…
To give up power or territory
George washington
Was a leader for war
Militia
Is a force made up of civilians trained as soldiers
11 terms
social studies-american history
presidents during great depression
brown vs the board of ed was decided o…
period of political tension between us…
treaty of verSAILLES
franklin roosevelt and herbert hoover
14th amendment
sinking of the lusitania,the zimmermann telegram, german subm…
peace agreement that formally ended WWI
presidents during great depression
franklin roosevelt and herbert hoover
brown vs the board of ed was decided o…
14th amendment
17 terms
Social Studies - American History
9
Ratify
2/3 Congress, 3/4 states
The Bill of Rights
Number of states that had to ratify the Constitution for it t…
To approve.
Fraction of Congress and States to approve an amendment.
The first 10 amendments of the constitution are called?
9
Number of states that had to ratify the Constitution for it t…
Ratify
To approve.
23 terms
Social studies American history
Spanish word for conqueror
Towns in new Spain that were centers o…
Fort with high adobe walls where Spani…
Religious settlement run by Catholic p…
Conquistador
Pueblo
Presidio
Mission
Spanish word for conqueror
Conquistador
Towns in new Spain that were centers o…
Pueblo
63 terms
Social Studies American History
How many years did Reconstruction take…
Why did Reconstruction take place?
Was the South or North especially hit…
What were destroyed/shortage in the So…
12 years
The country had been at war for 4 years and it needed rebuild…
The South
Railroads, Schools, Homes, and Food
How many years did Reconstruction take…
12 years
Why did Reconstruction take place?
The country had been at war for 4 years and it needed rebuild…
87 terms
Social Studies OGT American History
14th AMENDMENT
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
AIM
19th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
American Indian Movement - a group fighting for Native Americ…
Women get the right to vote
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Social Studies OGT American History
14th AMENDMENT
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
AIM
19th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
American Indian Movement - a group fighting for Native Americ…
Women get the right to vote
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
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Social Studies Vocab American History
Federal
Imports
Tariff
Domestic
national or central level
goods sent from another country
taxes on imports which causes the price of the import to incr…
goods produced/manufactured by the native country
Federal
national or central level
Imports
goods sent from another country
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Praxis II Social Studies 0081 American History
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Articles of Confederation
British Colony of Virginia in the 17th…
The Appalachian Plateau
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
It was disctive because it had a popularly elected legislature.
Was one of the regions of the South that had the strongest pr…
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Articles of Confederation
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
26 terms
social studies latin american history
peninsulares
creoles
mullatoes
mestivos
born in europe
born in latin america, parents are european
european/african
european/native american
peninsulares
born in europe
creoles
born in latin america, parents are european
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Social Studies Early American History
electoral college
the first president
precedent
Judiciary Act of 1789
a group of super voters per state who represent the popular v…
George Washington
an action or decision that serves as an example for later gen…
created a three-level federal court system.
electoral college
a group of super voters per state who represent the popular v…
the first president
George Washington
Social Studies American History #2
Declaration of Independance
Yorktown, Virginia
Mercantilism
Checks and Balances
The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776
The British defeat at Yorktown in 1781 by George Washington's…
Mercantilism is an economic theory that a country's strength…
Checks and Balances is a system set by the constitution in wh…
Declaration of Independance
The Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776
Yorktown, Virginia
The British defeat at Yorktown in 1781 by George Washington's…
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Social Studies Final: American History
What did the Kentucky and Virginia Res…
What were the Alien and Sedition Acts?
Explain the concept of states' rights
What is a person who lives in the US b…
Passed to fight the Alien and Sedition Acts and say they were…
A set of laws to prevent French spies from entering America a…
Founded by James Madison and Thomas Jefferson. States had rig…
An Alien.
What did the Kentucky and Virginia Res…
Passed to fight the Alien and Sedition Acts and say they were…
What were the Alien and Sedition Acts?
A set of laws to prevent French spies from entering America a…
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Social Studies African American History
Great Migration
Harlem Rennaisance
Plessy v Fergurson
Brown v board of Ed
the movement of 6 million African-Americans out of the rural…
the name given to the cultural, social, and artistic explosio…
constitutional law case of the US Supreme Court. It upheld st…
Supreme Court case in which the Court declared state laws est…
Great Migration
the movement of 6 million African-Americans out of the rural…
Harlem Rennaisance
the name given to the cultural, social, and artistic explosio…
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Social Studies Quiz American History
What decade did the civil war start in:
Who won presidential election of 1860:
What was the army from the North calle…
What was the army from the South calle…
1861
Abraham Lincoln
Union army
Confederate army
What decade did the civil war start in:
1861
Who won presidential election of 1860:
Abraham Lincoln
8 terms
Social Studies- American revolution History
Thomas Jefferson
Benjamin Franklin
John Adams
James Madison
Became the United States minister to France in May 1785, was…
Became a successful newspaper editor and printer in Philadelp…
Was the second president of the United States, his son become…
Worked closely with George Washington, the fourth president o…
Thomas Jefferson
Became the United States minister to France in May 1785, was…
Benjamin Franklin
Became a successful newspaper editor and printer in Philadelp…
Social Studies OGT American History
14th AMENDMENT
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
AIM
19th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
American Indian Movement - a group fighting for Native Americ…
Women get the right to vote
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
ABSOLUTE MONARCHY
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
31 terms
PAI Social Studies American History
Three fifth compromise
Mayflower Contract
How many colonies were there
In the common sense what was one argum…
a deal that every five slaves would a count for three white m…
the first written framework for self-government in what is no…
thirteen
Britain is so far away that its not reasonable for them to ha…
Three fifth compromise
a deal that every five slaves would a count for three white m…
Mayflower Contract
the first written framework for self-government in what is no…
89 terms
TASC Social Studies: American History
Reasons for independence
Where were the colonies? How many were…
Why would people want to move to the USA
How did the British keep America under…
1. Colonial expansion (French and Indian war)... 2. England was…
East coast, they spread from 1584->1782. There were 13.
1. Adventure ... 2. Economic opportunity ... 3. Escape from persona…
Local Americans were elected and the British parliament sent…
Reasons for independence
1. Colonial expansion (French and Indian war)... 2. England was…
Where were the colonies? How many were…
East coast, they spread from 1584->1782. There were 13.
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social studies american history vocab
Warren G Harding
Calvin Coolidge
Kellog-Briand Pact
Installment buying
President who promised Americans a "Return to Normalcy"
30th president of the United States who took office after Har…
An agreement made between 60 countries to outlaw war
Consumers can pay for an expensive item gradually, over time…
Warren G Harding
President who promised Americans a "Return to Normalcy"
Calvin Coolidge
30th president of the United States who took office after Har…
100 terms
Social Studies Flashcards American History
13th AMENDMENT
14th AMENDMENT
15th AMENDMENT
19th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
African-Americans are made citizens
African-American men get the right to vote
Women get the right to vote
13th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
100 terms
Social Studies Flashcards American History
13th AMENDMENT
14th AMENDMENT
15th AMENDMENT
19th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
African-Americans are made citizens
African-American men get the right to vote
Women get the right to vote
13th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
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social studies african american history
Define 13th amendment
define 14th amendment
define 15th amendment
explain purpose of poll taxes
abolished slavery in u.s
addressed citizenship rights and equal protection
prohibits the federal and state government from denying a cit…
Have to pay a fee to vote
Define 13th amendment
abolished slavery in u.s
define 14th amendment
addressed citizenship rights and equal protection
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Social Studies: American History People
Thomas Paine
Ethan Allen
Benedict Arnold
Gen. Burgoyne
Wrote "Common Sense" and "American Crisis"
Head of the Green Mountain Boys
Good military leader, hero of Saratoga
Green Mountain Boys attacked troops, rich
Thomas Paine
Wrote "Common Sense" and "American Crisis"
Ethan Allen
Head of the Green Mountain Boys
50 terms
Social studies American history exam
George Washington
Militia
Alliance
Cede
Virginia colonist who led troops against french
Force made up of civilians trained as soldiers
Agreement between countries to help each other against other…
Surrender
George Washington
Virginia colonist who led troops against french
Militia
Force made up of civilians trained as soldiers
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Social Studies- Themes in American History
American Democracy
Civil Rights and Liberties
Economic Development
Geography and the Environment
government, people rule themselves, directly or indirectly, v…
Privileges/ Freedoms- all citizens under law
people use nations resources to provide for their wants and n…
Land, minerals, climate, etc. in where people live
American Democracy
government, people rule themselves, directly or indirectly, v…
Civil Rights and Liberties
Privileges/ Freedoms- all citizens under law
28 terms
Social Studies // American History Study Guide
Crusades
Marco Polo
Columbus's Achievements
Line of Demarcation
(By Europeans in 1095 Europeans launched their first 9 expedi…
(Italian Explorer) also grew their interest in Asia after he…
Made more voyages (1493, 1498, and 1502) to the Americas... Clai…
An imaginary line that reached from north to south pole, Spai…
Crusades
(By Europeans in 1095 Europeans launched their first 9 expedi…
Marco Polo
(Italian Explorer) also grew their interest in Asia after he…
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Social Studies - Europe and Russia Shaped by History 6-2
Middle Ages
Democracy
City-State
Fuedalism
The time between the ancient and modern times,about A.D 500-1…
A kind of government in which citizens govern themselves
A city with its own government that was both a city and an id…
A system in which land was owned by lors,but held by vassals…
Middle Ages
The time between the ancient and modern times,about A.D 500-1…
Democracy
A kind of government in which citizens govern themselves
87 terms
Social Studies OGT American History
13th AMENDMENT
14th AMENDMENT
15th AMENDMENT
19th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
African-Americans are made citizens
African-American men get the right to vote
Women get the right to vote
13th AMENDMENT
Abolished or outlawed slavery
14th AMENDMENT
African-Americans are made citizens
34 terms
Prentice Hall Social Studies Ch. 10 Latin America: Shaped by History
Yucatan Peninsula
Copan
achievements of Mayans
mystery
where the Mayans were located
capital of Mayan civilzation
pyramids... calendars... writing... maize (corn)... zero
why did the Mayan's abandon their cities
Yucatan Peninsula
where the Mayans were located
Copan
capital of Mayan civilzation
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Social Studies-continued: American History
Who mostly cake to the French colonies…
What was the climate not suitable for?
Who were prohibited from colony?
Why didn't the French Catholics not wa…
Trade furs
Farming
Protestants
They did not want to leave their comfortable lives in France
Who mostly cake to the French colonies…
Trade furs
What was the climate not suitable for?
Farming
16 terms
Social Studies American History Test
Charter
Precedent
Alliance
Plantation
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Example for others to follow in the future
An agreement between nations to aid and protect one another
Large estate farmed by many workers
Charter
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
Precedent
Example for others to follow in the future
68 terms
Social studies - Native American history
Migration routes
Environments
Adapt
From where do the the first native Ame…
Path followed by a group of people when they ove from one cou…
Places with different types of natural surroundings including…
Change ideas or ways of living to fit a new situation such as…
From Siberia ... During the last ice age
Migration routes
Path followed by a group of people when they ove from one cou…
Environments
Places with different types of natural surroundings including…
Social Studies American History #3
Where were the first shots of the civi…
Whats a tariff?
What is federalism?
What is a Democracy?
Fort summer
It is a tax on goods brought into a country.
The share of power between states and the national government.
It is a form of government that is run for and by the people,…
Where were the first shots of the civi…
Fort summer
Whats a tariff?
It is a tax on goods brought into a country.
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Social Studies-continued: American History
Who mostly cake to the French colonies…
What was the climate not suitable for?
Who were prohibited from colony?
Why didn't the French Catholics not wa…
Trade furs
Farming
Protestants
They did not want to leave their comfortable lives in France
Who mostly cake to the French colonies…
Trade furs
What was the climate not suitable for?
Farming
35 terms
Social Studies early american history
who were the first inhabitants of Nort…
When did the first inhabitants arrive…
Where did the first inhabitants come f…
Why did the first inhabitants come to…
nomadic hunters
between 10,000 and 60,000 years ago
Siberia, Russia which is a part of Asia
They were following the wholly mammoth which they hunted
who were the first inhabitants of Nort…
nomadic hunters
When did the first inhabitants arrive…
between 10,000 and 60,000 years ago
33 terms
Social Studies: American History and Government
Define Republicanism and explain its c…
Define Federalism and explain its conn…
Describe what the Articles of Confeder…
What states were carved out of the nor…
Republicanism is where the government is a republic: a type o…
Federalism is a type of government the Articles created in wh…
The Articles of Confederation were our first attempt at a nat…
Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Part of Min…
Define Republicanism and explain its c…
Republicanism is where the government is a republic: a type o…
Define Federalism and explain its conn…
Federalism is a type of government the Articles created in wh…
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History - Shaping of the American Government
What are the natural rights?
What is an example of the natural righ…
What is an example of the natural righ…
What is an example of the natural righ…
Life, Liberty, and Property
Food, Safety, Health, Education, the will to Live
Speech/press, clothes/music, movies/books, religion/beliefs,…
Own/buy/sell, trade/share, privacy, give/Sell
What are the natural rights?
Life, Liberty, and Property
What is an example of the natural righ…
Food, Safety, Health, Education, the will to Live
84 terms
Praxis II Social Studies 0081 American History
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Articles of Confederation
British Colony of Virginia in the 17th…
The Appalachian Plateau
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
It was disctive because it had a popularly elected legislature.
Was one of the regions of the South that had the strongest pr…
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Articles of Confederation
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
84 terms
Praxis 2 Social Studies (0081) American History
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Articles of Confederation
British Colony of Virginia in the 17th…
The Appalachian Plateau
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
It was disctive because it had a popularly elected legislature.
Was one of the regions of the South that had the strongest pr…
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Articles of Confederation
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
84 terms
Praxis II Social Studies 0081 American History
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Articles of Confederation
British Colony of Virginia in the 17th…
The Appalachian Plateau
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
It was disctive because it had a popularly elected legislature.
Was one of the regions of the South that had the strongest pr…
Bacon's Rebellion of 1676
Friction between English settlers and Native Americans
Articles of Confederation
Goal that was clearly expressed was a limit on the power of t…
10 terms
Forces Shaping the Earth/Social Studies
core
mantel
magma
crust
the area at the center of the Earth. (made of nickel and iron)
Earth's thickest layer.
hot melted rock inside the Earth that flows to the surface wh…
the uppermost layer of the Earth. We live on it!
core
the area at the center of the Earth. (made of nickel and iron)
mantel
Earth's thickest layer.
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