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8 terms
Colonialism
Colony
Puritan
Colonialism
Salutary Neglect
A settlement in a new territory with ultimate authority resti…
English Protestant who wanted to "purify" the Church of Engla…
The creation, maintenance, and expansion of colonies in one t…
Unofficial British policy of selectively enforcing laws to ke…
Colony
A settlement in a new territory with ultimate authority resti…
Puritan
English Protestant who wanted to "purify" the Church of Engla…
12 terms
Term 8 Week 2 IELTS Listening Migration Vocabulary (Listening for IELTS p. 64.
census
civilian
demography
indigenous
an official survey of the population of a country that is car…
anyone who is not a member of the army or armed forces
the study of changes in number of births, deaths, marriages a…
of people or things belonging to the country in which they ar…
census
an official survey of the population of a country that is car…
civilian
anyone who is not a member of the army or armed forces
Colonialism, Slavery, Freedom and Democracy
Colony
Colonialism
Slavery
Freedom
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
control by one country over another area and its people... Attem…
the state of being owned by another person... A system of enforc…
liberation from slavery or restraint or from the power of ano…
Colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Colonialism
control by one country over another area and its people... Attem…
8 terms
Migration (Listening_workshop)
census
monarch
demography
indigenous
an official survey of the population of a country that is car…
the king, queen, emperor, or empress of a country.
the study of the changes in numbers of births, deaths, marria…
(of people or things)belonging to the country in which they a…
census
an official survey of the population of a country that is car…
monarch
the king, queen, emperor, or empress of a country.
19 terms
The Age of the powerful Monarchs
Divine right of kings
Absolute Monarch
Louis XIV
Cardinal Richelieu
The belief that the authority of kings comes directly from God
A king or queen with complete power
French Absolute Monarch... 1600's-1700's... Taxed the poor, and gav…
French prime minister, appointed by Louis XIII... He sold noble…
Divine right of kings
The belief that the authority of kings comes directly from God
Absolute Monarch
A king or queen with complete power
8 terms
The Rise of Democracy - Chapter 26
colony
monarchy
aristocrat
oligarchy
a settlement under the control of a usually distant country
government in which the ruling power is in the hands of one p…
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
government in which the ruling power is in the hands of a few…
colony
a settlement under the control of a usually distant country
monarchy
government in which the ruling power is in the hands of one p…
10 terms
Colonialism Vocab
Colonialism
Colony
Constitution
Indentured Servant
The process of taking control over land and settling it to ma…
Land under the control of another country, and occupied by pe…
A written plan that provides the basic guidelines of a govern…
A person working for free for a length of time in exchange fo…
Colonialism
The process of taking control over land and settling it to ma…
Colony
Land under the control of another country, and occupied by pe…
Becoming a World Power
canal
Progressives
muckraker
settlement house
a man-made body of water, like a river, that was made for shi…
reformers who worked to stop unfair business practices and im…
a writer or journalist of the early 1900's who uncovered and…
a center that provides help for immigrants and poor people
canal
a man-made body of water, like a river, that was made for shi…
Progressives
reformers who worked to stop unfair business practices and im…
Imperialism
Imperialism
Imperialism
Cause
Cause
19th Century
System in which a strong country controls other weaker countr…
Industrialised countries needed raw materials
Industrialised countries needed sources of energy
Imperialism
19th Century
Imperialism
System in which a strong country controls other weaker countr…
WW1 Notes
Isolationism
Imperialism
Colonial
Industrial Revolution
The belief that a country should not be involved with other c…
A policy or practice by which a country increases it's power…
The policy of more powerful countries taking over the weaker,…
Movement in the 18th and 19th century of a gradual process by…
Isolationism
The belief that a country should not be involved with other c…
Imperialism
A policy or practice by which a country increases it's power…
27.1 Imperialists Divide Africa
Imperialism
Mercantilism
Nationalism
Missionaries
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
(economic cause of imperialism) Mother countries used colonie…
(political cause of imperialism) pride in one's nation, wanti…
(cultural cause of imperialism) wanted to spread Christianity.
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Mercantilism
(economic cause of imperialism) Mother countries used colonie…
24 terms
English around the World
to administer
colony
Commonwealth
constitution
to manage and organize the affairs of a country
a country or area that is governed by people from another,mor…
an organisation consisting of the United Kingdom and other co…
thr system of laws and basic principles that a state, acountr…
to administer
to manage and organize the affairs of a country
colony
a country or area that is governed by people from another,mor…
Developing Countries
Developing Countries
Lower-Income Countries
Middle-Income Countries
Colonialism
Lower and middle income countries
Lack significant economic development or political institutio…
Historically less developed countries that have experienced s…
Imperialist system if physically occupying a foreign territor…
Developing Countries
Lower and middle income countries
Lower-Income Countries
Lack significant economic development or political institutio…
9 terms
Developing Countries
Developing Countries
Lower-Income Countries
Middle-Income Countries
Colonialism
Lower and middle income countries
Lack significant economic development or political institutio…
Historically less developed countries that have experienced s…
Imperialist system if physically occupying a foreign territor…
Developing Countries
Lower and middle income countries
Lower-Income Countries
Lack significant economic development or political institutio…
5 terms
Colonialism
Colonialism
Imperialism
Direct rule
Indirect rule
The transfer of members of population to a new area with the…
The exercising if power over another country.
System of government in which a colonial power directly contr…
A government system in which the colonial power oversees lawm…
Colonialism
The transfer of members of population to a new area with the…
Imperialism
The exercising if power over another country.
6 terms
AGS World History-M CH. 24: Imperialism
Imperialism
colonialism
market
mother country
control or influence a powerful nation has over a weaker nation
controlling of colonies; another name for imperialism
place to sell goods
nation that controls a colony
Imperialism
control or influence a powerful nation has over a weaker nation
colonialism
controlling of colonies; another name for imperialism
15 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Colony
Charter
Representative Government
House of Burgesses
A group of people who leave their native country to form a se…
A document issued by a government that grants specific rights…
A form of government in which voters elect people to make law…
The lawmaking body of the colony of Virginia
Colony
A group of people who leave their native country to form a se…
Charter
A document issued by a government that grants specific rights…
7 terms
SpringBoard Unit 1 Vocabulary (English 12)
perception
perspective
scenario
marginalize
the way a person interprets or views something (what we see)
a viewpoint from which a person views something (why we see)
an outline of events or a hypothetical situation
to confine a person or group of people to a lower or outer li…
perception
the way a person interprets or views something (what we see)
perspective
a viewpoint from which a person views something (why we see)
European Imperialism
Imperialism
Scramble for Africa
Berlin Conference
Mother Country
A stronger nation takes control of a weaker nation
Term given for the rapid invasion of Africa by the various Eu…
(1884-1885) During European Imperialism, various European lea…
A nation that controls a colony
Imperialism
A stronger nation takes control of a weaker nation
Scramble for Africa
Term given for the rapid invasion of Africa by the various Eu…
19 terms
Chapter 11
Imperialism
Racism
Social Darwinism
Berlin Conference
The seizure of a country or territory by a stronger country
The belief that one's race is inferior or superior to another
The social theory of the time; Darwin's theory of natural sel…
Where European countries met up to divide Africa by notifying…
Imperialism
The seizure of a country or territory by a stronger country
Racism
The belief that one's race is inferior or superior to another
11 terms
Roots of American Government
government
constitution
democracy
republic
the control or organization of a country and its people
a written set of laws, the rules of a government
government of a country by its people
a government by which power is held by representatives electe…
government
the control or organization of a country and its people
constitution
a written set of laws, the rules of a government
definitions for World War 1
Imperialism
colony
militarism
Nationalism
a policy or practice by which a country increases its powers…
an area that is controlled by or belongs to a country and is…
the opinions or actions of people who believe that a country…
a feeling that people have of being loyal to and proud of the…
Imperialism
a policy or practice by which a country increases its powers…
colony
an area that is controlled by or belongs to a country and is…
Colonialism
Assembly
Colonialsim
Colony
Compact
A group of people gathered together in one place for a common…
A country conquers and rules over other regions
A settlement of people living in a new territory controlled b…
A formal agreement
Assembly
A group of people gathered together in one place for a common…
Colonialsim
A country conquers and rules over other regions
Imperialism
imperialism
new imperialism
raw materials
spheres of influence
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Historians' term for the late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth…
unprocessed natural resources used in production
Areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
new imperialism
Historians' term for the late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth…
19 terms
U.S. History - Colonial America
Colonialism
Colonization
Colony
Constitution
the process of acquiring control over a territory and settlin…
the process of setting up a territory under the control of a…
territory under the control of another country, and occupied…
a written plan that provides the basic framework of a governm…
Colonialism
the process of acquiring control over a territory and settlin…
Colonization
the process of setting up a territory under the control of a…
39 terms
key items
Method of Managing colonies
Method of managing colonies
Indirect control
Indirect control
Indirect control
direct control
Colonial/imperial control that relied on existing political r…
Where existing ruler accepted British authority to rule
Method of Managing colonies
Indirect control
Method of managing colonies
direct control
Ancient Greece (Geography & Government)
aristocrat
assembly
citizens
hostile
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
a group of citizens, in an ancient Greek democracy, with the…
a person who has certain rights and duties in a city-state or…
to act in a way that is unfriendly and angry toward a particu…
aristocrat
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
assembly
a group of citizens, in an ancient Greek democracy, with the…
Creekview World Geography Spring Political Set Eight
Anarchy
Colonialism
Imperialism
Legislative
Absence of any governing body
the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
The policy or practice by which a country increases its power…
A branch of the government made up of an elected group of peo…
Anarchy
Absence of any governing body
Colonialism
the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political…
7 terms
John-history words list 5
empire
colony
autonomy
independence (political)
a group of countries or regions that are controlled by one ru…
an area that is controlled by or belongs to a country and us…
the power or right of a county or group to govern itself
the time when a country or region gains political control for…
empire
a group of countries or regions that are controlled by one ru…
colony
an area that is controlled by or belongs to a country and us…
16 terms
Miss McCurnin's Ancient Greece Vocab
Peninsula
Isolated
Colony
Aristocrat
Body of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
To be separated from others
Settlement under the control of a (usually) distant country
Member of the most powerful class in Ancient Greece
Peninsula
Body of land surrounded by water on 3 sides
Isolated
To be separated from others
Create a New Colony Vocabulary
Colony
Map Key
specific
Royal Charter
a group of people who leave their native country to form in a…
explanatory table of symbols used on a map or chart
precise, or particular
a written grant of rights by royalty for the creation of an o…
Colony
a group of people who leave their native country to form in a…
Map Key
explanatory table of symbols used on a map or chart
34 terms
Colonialism
Assembly
Colonialsim
Colony
Compact
A group of people gathered together in one place for a common…
A country conquers and rules over other regions
A settlement of people living in a new territory controlled b…
A formal agreement
Assembly
A group of people gathered together in one place for a common…
Colonialsim
A country conquers and rules over other regions
5 terms
Chinese Nationalism
spheres of influence
protectorate
warlord
invasion
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
Country with its own government but under the control of an o…
A local leader of an armed group
entering into a territory or country to conquer (take control…
spheres of influence
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
protectorate
Country with its own government but under the control of an o…
8 terms
Changing Geography Colonialism
colonialism
imperialism
direct rule
indirect rule
The transfer of members of a population to a new area with th…
The exercising of power over another country.
A system of government in which a colonial power directly con…
A government system in which the colonial power oversees lawm…
colonialism
The transfer of members of a population to a new area with th…
imperialism
The exercising of power over another country.
11 terms
Less Developed and Newly Industrialized Countries
Newly industrializing countries
Less developed countries
Empires
Imperialism
a historically less-developed country that has experienced si…
a country that lacks significant economic development or poli…
a single political authority that has under its sovereignty a…
a system in which a state extends its power to directly contr…
Newly industrializing countries
a historically less-developed country that has experienced si…
Less developed countries
a country that lacks significant economic development or poli…
20 terms
Colonial Vocabulary
authority
cash crops
colonies
colonize
the power to give orders or make decisions : the power or rig…
crops that are sold for money at market
an area that is controlled by or belongs to a country and is…
to create a colony in or on (a place) : to take control of (a…
authority
the power to give orders or make decisions : the power or rig…
cash crops
crops that are sold for money at market
imperialism
colony
protectorate
sphere of influence
economic imperialism
a country or a territory governed internally by a foreign power
a country or a territory with its own internal government but…
an area in which an outside power claims exclusive investment…
an independent but less developed country controlled by priva…
colony
a country or a territory governed internally by a foreign power
protectorate
a country or a territory with its own internal government but…
History_8_Colonialism
colonialism
imperialism
commerce
Centralised government
the practice of assuming political control of another country
policy or practice of extending a state's rule over other ter…
the activity of buying and selling goods and services
Power is in the hands of one government or king
colonialism
the practice of assuming political control of another country
imperialism
policy or practice of extending a state's rule over other ter…
Ch. 24 Imperialism
Imperialism
Colonialsim
Market
Mother Country
Control or influence a powerful nation has over a weaker nation
The controlling of colonies (Imperialism)
A place to sell goods
A nation that controls a colony
Imperialism
Control or influence a powerful nation has over a weaker nation
Colonialsim
The controlling of colonies (Imperialism)
27 terms
Colonial America
Mayflower Compact
Magna Carta
English Bill of Rights
13
List of rules written by the men of the Mayflower.... This laid…
A 1215 document that limited the powers of the English king.
A document that put more limits on king, and also included se…
There were ____ colonies in North America
Mayflower Compact
List of rules written by the men of the Mayflower.... This laid…
Magna Carta
A 1215 document that limited the powers of the English king.
Foundations of American Government
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Communism
Democracy
A government system controlled by one ruler who has absolute…
A government ruled by a king or queen... A strong central gover…
A theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Dictatorship
A government system controlled by one ruler who has absolute…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen... A strong central gover…
13 terms
History Definitions
Totalitarianism
Dictatorship
Socialism
Communism
A system of running a country in which a single dictator or p…
A system in which the country is ruled by a dictator or by a…
Term generally used to describe the system in which the major…
The political belief that all people are equal and that worke…
Totalitarianism
A system of running a country in which a single dictator or p…
Dictatorship
A system in which the country is ruled by a dictator or by a…
13 terms
History words set 1
Totalitarianism
Dictatorship
Socialism
Communism
A system of running a country in which a dictator or single p…
A system in which the country is ruled by a dictator or a ver…
Generally used to describe the system in which the major indu…
The political belief that all people are equal and that worke…
Totalitarianism
A system of running a country in which a dictator or single p…
Dictatorship
A system in which the country is ruled by a dictator or a ver…
13 terms
History
Totalitarianism
Dictatorship
Socialism
Communism
A system of running a country in which a single dictator a si…
A system in which the country is ruled by dictator or by a ve…
Term generally used to describe the system in which the major…
This is the political belief that all people are equal and th…
Totalitarianism
A system of running a country in which a single dictator a si…
Dictatorship
A system in which the country is ruled by dictator or by a ve…
Chapter 1 Roots of American Government
Government
Constitution
Democracy
Republic
the control or organization of a country and its people
a written set of laws, the rules of a government
government of a country by its people
a government by which power is held by representatives electe…
Government
the control or organization of a country and its people
Constitution
a written set of laws, the rules of a government
20 terms
Africa vocabulary (2016L)
political map
physical map
canal
demographic map
A map that shows the human-defined boundaries of a territory…
A map that shows the natural landforms and resources of a ter…
a waterway carved through land (by people) to connect to othe…
A map that shows information about the people who live in an…
political map
A map that shows the human-defined boundaries of a territory…
physical map
A map that shows the natural landforms and resources of a ter…
14 terms
Ancient Greece (Geography & Government)
aristocrat
assembly
citizens
hostile
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
a group of citizens, in an ancient Greek democracy, with the…
a person who has certain rights and duties in a city-state or…
to act in a way that is unfriendly and angry toward a particu…
aristocrat
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
assembly
a group of citizens, in an ancient Greek democracy, with the…
39 terms
Civics and Economics Unit 1
Dictatorship
Monarchy
Communism
Democracy
A government system controlled by one ruler who has absolute…
A government ruled by a king or queen... A strong central gover…
A theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Dictatorship
A government system controlled by one ruler who has absolute…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen... A strong central gover…
16 terms
Colonial Economics and Government
Mercantilism
Purpose for having colonies
Navigation Acts
The Economy
A system in which a government controls all economic activity…
England believed their colonies in North America were meant t…
These acts banned the colonists from selling certain products…
The wealth and resources of a country. It is everything a cou…
Mercantilism
A system in which a government controls all economic activity…
Purpose for having colonies
England believed their colonies in North America were meant t…
25 terms
Age of Exploration
Columbian Exchange
plantation
Triangular Trade
mercantilism
Exchange of products and resources between the Western Hemisp…
Large farm used to grow cash crops - these farms damaged the…
trade route which linked Europe, Africa, and the Americas
economic practice adopted by European colonial powers in an e…
Columbian Exchange
Exchange of products and resources between the Western Hemisp…
plantation
Large farm used to grow cash crops - these farms damaged the…
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