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AP History Chapter 10 Terms
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Cult of Domesticity
Cyrus H. McCormick
De Witt Clinton
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
Invented the reaper, a tool which drastically increased the r…
The leader of government officials who came up with the plan…
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Cult of Domesticity
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
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AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
1,520 terms
Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP History Chapter 3 Terms
Cotton Mather
The Enlightenment
Covenant
Triangular Trade
*One of colonial New England's most eminent clergyman
"Age of Reason" A movement that emphasized science and reason…
A solemn agreement between people or between God and man invo…
Commerce linking Africa, the New World colonies, and Europe;…
Cotton Mather
*One of colonial New England's most eminent clergyman
The Enlightenment
"Age of Reason" A movement that emphasized science and reason…
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AP Art History: Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative (Standard of…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by rows of columns. (Temple of A…
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AP Art History Terms
plan
section
elevation
relief
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
architectural... as seen from one side... the facade of the buildin…
sculptural technique... to create the impression that the materi…
plan
architectural ... can include drawings, typically looking at a b…
section
architectural... also called cross section... as if the building wa…
841 terms
AP European History Terms
Patronage
Commune
Oligarchy
Popolo
Financial support of writers and artists by cities, groups, a…
Sworn associations of free men in Italian cities led by merch…
Maintained a façade of republican government, but the judicia…
Disenfranchised common people in Italian cities who resented…
Patronage
Financial support of writers and artists by cities, groups, a…
Commune
Sworn associations of free men in Italian cities led by merch…
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AP US History Chapter 16 Terms
transcontinental railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
a treaty signed between the U.S. and Japan allowing Japan to…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
transcontinental railroad
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
protective tariff
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
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AP US History Ch. 19 Terms
Chicago school
mutual aid society
race riot
tenement
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
A term for an attack on African Americans by white mobs, trig…
A high-density, cheap, five- or six-story housing unit design…
Chicago school
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
mutual aid society
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
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AP History: Chapter 11 Terms
Cult of Honor
De Bow's Review
Denmark Vesey
Gabriel Prosser
White males obligated to defend honor; courtesy, respect for…
From 1846 to 1880, the Southern magazine _____ constantly war…
United States freed slave and insurrectionist in South Caroli…
In 1800 this slave planned a slave uprising that was betrayed…
Cult of Honor
White males obligated to defend honor; courtesy, respect for…
De Bow's Review
From 1846 to 1880, the Southern magazine _____ constantly war…
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AP US History Chapter 17 Terms
Homestead lockout
management revolution
vertical integration
trust
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
A business model in which a corporation controls all aspects…
A small group of associates that hold stock from a group of c…
Homestead lockout
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
management revolution
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
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AP Art History Terms
cuneiform
cylinder seal
negative space
hierarchy of scale
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
-empty space around an object or a person, such as the cut ou…
important figures were the largest and most centrally placed…
cuneiform
-wedge-shaped script -Ancient Near Eastern Art
cylinder seal
-Ancient Near Eastern Art
1,520 terms
WHS Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
1,520 terms
Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP History Chapter 10 Terms
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Cult of Domesticity
Cyrus H. McCormick
De Witt Clinton
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
Invented the reaper, a tool which drastically increased the r…
The leader of government officials who came up with the plan…
Commonwealth v. Hunt
Massachusetts supreme court case that ruled that labor unions…
Cult of Domesticity
Idealized view of women & home; women, self-less caregiver fo…
1,520 terms
WHS Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP History Chapter 1 Terms
Archaic Period
Black Death
Cahokia
Christopher Columbus
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
Genoese mariner who in the service of Spain led expeditions a…
Archaic Period
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
Black Death
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
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AP History: Chapter 19 Terms
Boxer Rebellion
Emilio Aquinaldo
Farmers' Alliance
Foraker Act
1899 rebellion in Beijing, China started by a secret society…
Filipino freedom fighter who helped the US capture Manila in…
A Farmers' organization founded in late 1870s; worked for low…
This act established Puerto Rico as an unorganized U.S. terri…
Boxer Rebellion
1899 rebellion in Beijing, China started by a secret society…
Emilio Aquinaldo
Filipino freedom fighter who helped the US capture Manila in…
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AP Art History: Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
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AP US History General Terms
Demographics
Culture
Politics
Social
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
relationships between people
Demographics
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
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AP History: Chapter 29 Terms
Bay of Pigs
Black Power
Community Action Program
Congress of Racial Equality (CORE)
In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and supporte…
A slogan used to reflect solidarity and racial consciousness,…
Invited local communities to establish community action agenc…
Civil rights organization started in 1944 and best known for…
Bay of Pigs
In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and supporte…
Black Power
A slogan used to reflect solidarity and racial consciousness,…
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AP History: Chapter 12 Terms
Amistad
Charles Grandison Finney
Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
"The Raven"; helped create the genres of detective fiction an…
A founder and leader of the American woman suffrage movement…
Amistad
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
Charles Grandison Finney
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
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AP History: Chapter 13 Terms
Stephen Douglas
Stephen Austin
Ostend
John Brown
(IL) his Free Port Doctrine stated that no matter how the Sup…
American who settled in Texas, one of the leaders for Texan i…
...... The recommendation that the U.S. offer Spain $20 million…
Abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful rai…
Stephen Douglas
(IL) his Free Port Doctrine stated that no matter how the Sup…
Stephen Austin
American who settled in Texas, one of the leaders for Texan i…
263 terms
AP Art History Terms
Plan
Section
Elevation
Relief
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
In architecture and drawing, a scale drawing of the side, fro…
Figures are either carved into a level plane or, more typical…
Plan
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
Section
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
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AP History: Chapter 16 Terms
Californios
Chief Joseph
Chinese Exclusion Act
Chisholm Trail
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
leader of the Nez Perce in their retreat from United States t…
(1882) Denied any additional Chinese laborers to enter the co…
A former cattle trail from San Antonio in Texas to Abilene in…
Californios
Descendents of Spanish and Mexican conquerors; Spanish speaki…
Chief Joseph
leader of the Nez Perce in their retreat from United States t…
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AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
1,520 terms
Complete AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
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AP History Terms to Know
Columbian Exchange
Mercantilism
Half-Way Covenant
Enlightenment
Exchange of goods, ideas, diseases, and people between the Am…
Economic policy common to many absolute monarchies. Governmen…
In 1662, Puritans permitted the baptized children of church m…
A popular philosophical movement of the 1700s that focused on…
Columbian Exchange
Exchange of goods, ideas, diseases, and people between the Am…
Mercantilism
Economic policy common to many absolute monarchies. Governmen…
841 terms
AP European History Terms
Patronage
Commune
Oligarchy
Popolo
Financial support of writers and artists by cities, groups, a…
Sworn associations of free men in Italian cities led by merch…
Maintained a façade of republican government, but the judicia…
Disenfranchised common people in Italian cities who resented…
Patronage
Financial support of writers and artists by cities, groups, a…
Commune
Sworn associations of free men in Italian cities led by merch…
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Ap US History Terms
Canadian Shield
Incas/Aztecs
Pueblo Indians
Cahokia
A zone undergirded by ancient rock. Most likely the first par…
Two distinct pre-European civilizations in the Americas. They…
Native Americans that stayed in one place had irrigation and…
It is the remains of a prehistoric Native civilization. Cahok…
Canadian Shield
A zone undergirded by ancient rock. Most likely the first par…
Incas/Aztecs
Two distinct pre-European civilizations in the Americas. They…
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APUSH Period 5 Key Terms, AP US History: Period 5: 1844-1877, AP US History Period 5 (1844-1877), AP US History Period 5, APUSH Period 5 Terms
Popular Sovereignty
Fugitive Slave Law
Uncle Tom's Cabin
New York Draft Riots
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
Harriet Beecher Stowe's widely read novel that dramatized the…
1863. Uprising, mostly of working-class Irish-Americans, in p…
Popular Sovereignty
Notion that the sovereign people of a given territory should…
Fugitive Slave Law
1850. Passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, it set high p…
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General AP History Terms
Cultural Diffusion
Primary Document
Secondary Document
Infrastructure
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Something written or created by a person who witnessed a hist…
Someone who wrote about that event who wasn't there, second h…
the fundenmental facilities and systems serving a country, ci…
Cultural Diffusion
The spread of ideas, customs, and technologies from one peopl…
Primary Document
Something written or created by a person who witnessed a hist…
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AP History Chapter 6 Terms
Alexander Hamilton
Alien and Sedition Acts
Bill of Rights
Checks and Balances
1st Secretary of Treasury, leader of Federalist.
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution. Things the gove…
A system in which each branch of government is able to check,…
Alexander Hamilton
1st Secretary of Treasury, leader of Federalist.
Alien and Sedition Acts
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
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AP US History Terms
Puritan motive
Motive of settling Virginia
First Great Awakening
Deism
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
- led by charismatic ministers in 1730... - made religion more e…
- 1700 religious revolution which moved away from religious d…
Puritan motive
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
Motive of settling Virginia
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
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AP Art History Key Terms The Big 55
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical Scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative. ... Ex: Standa…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
1,534 terms
AP World History Terms
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
pictograms
cuneiform
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
The earliest known form of writing, which was used by the Sum…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
31 terms
AP US History Key Terms and Concepts Chapter 10
franchise
notables
political machines
spoils system
The right to vote
Wealthy, northern landlords, slave-owning planters and seapor…
nick name of new political parties because they efficiently w…
The practice of a successful political party giving public of…
franchise
The right to vote
notables
Wealthy, northern landlords, slave-owning planters and seapor…
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AP Art History Terms
Tympanum
Trumeau
Lintel
Archivolt
a vertical recessed triangular space forming the center of a…
a section of wall or a pillar between two openings, especiall…
a horizontal support of timber, stone, concrete, or steel acr…
a band of molding, resembling an architrave, around the lower…
Tympanum
a vertical recessed triangular space forming the center of a…
Trumeau
a section of wall or a pillar between two openings, especiall…
263 terms
AP Art History Terms
Plan
Section
Elevation
Relief
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
In architecture and drawing, a scale drawing of the side, fro…
Figures are either carved into a level plane or, more typical…
Plan
The horizontal arrangement of things in an area, or a drawing…
Section
A representation of an object as it would appear if cut by an…
AP Art History terms
Anamorphic image
Animal Style
Apadana
Apotheosis
An image that must be viewed by a special means, such as a mi…
A medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
An audience hall in a Persian palace
A type of painting in which the figures are rising heavenward
Anamorphic image
An image that must be viewed by a special means, such as a mi…
Animal Style
A medieval art form in which animals are depicted in a styliz…
33 terms
AP European History Key Terms
Humanism
Christian Humanism
Vernacular
New Monarchs
the doctrine emphasizing a person's capacity for self-realiza…
Part of the northern Renaissance which had an emphasis on ear…
the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from lite…
The term applied to Louis XI of France, Henry VII of England,…
Humanism
the doctrine emphasizing a person's capacity for self-realiza…
Christian Humanism
Part of the northern Renaissance which had an emphasis on ear…
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AP- History Midterm Terms
Paleolithic Age
Key features of early civilization
Polytheism
Monotheism
Ending in 12,000 BCE. Typified by use of crude stone tools an…
1. Inventions of Agriculture ... 2. Population Pressure
The belief in many gods
The belief in one god
Paleolithic Age
Ending in 12,000 BCE. Typified by use of crude stone tools an…
Key features of early civilization
1. Inventions of Agriculture ... 2. Population Pressure
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AP Art History Key Terms
Pylon
Hypostyle
Hierarchical Scale
Register
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
The representation of more important figures as larger than l…
One of a series of rows in a pictorial narrative. ... Ex: Standa…
Pylon
A pair of truncated, pyramidal towers flanking the entrance t…
Hypostyle
A hall with a roof supported by a row of columns... Ex: Temple o…
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AP History Chapter 4: Terms
Albany Plan
Benjamin Franklin
Boston Massacre
Charles Townshend
A plan to unite the British colonies under the control of an…
American intellectual, inventor, and politician He helped to…
The first bloodshed of the American Revolution (1770), as Bri…
The Chancellor of the Exchequer had a large hand in creating…
Albany Plan
A plan to unite the British colonies under the control of an…
Benjamin Franklin
American intellectual, inventor, and politician He helped to…
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ap us history terms
reaty of Paris (1763)
Albany Plan of Union
Stamp Act
Stamp Act Congress
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
First direct tax imposed by Parliament on the English colonie…
Representatives of 9 colonies met to protest the Stamp Act. T…
reaty of Paris (1763)
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
Albany Plan of Union
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
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AP World History Key Terms (Europe)
Greco-Roman Art
Hellenistic
Carthage
Alexandria
Pertaining to or designating a style of the fine arts develop…
A cultural blend, under Alexander's policies, of Greek, Persi…
This city has existed for nearly 3,000 years, developing from…
City on the Mediterranean coast of Egypt founded by Alexander…
Greco-Roman Art
Pertaining to or designating a style of the fine arts develop…
Hellenistic
A cultural blend, under Alexander's policies, of Greek, Persi…
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AP Art History: Art Terms
action painting
allegory
Amphora
Anamphoric image
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
Definition: A two-handled jar used for the storage and transp…
Definition: an image must be viewed by a special means, such…
action painting
Definition: an abstract painting in which the artist drips or…
allegory
Definition: art that has symbolic meaning beyond literal inte…
532 terms
AP US History Terms
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
St. Augustine (1565)
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
40 terms
AP History: Chapter Five Terms
American Patriots
Articles of Confederation
Benedict Arnold
Common Sense
People who favored independence from Great Britain.
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
American General who betrayed the Continental Army.
1776 pamphlet by Thomas Paine that persuaded many Americans t…
American Patriots
People who favored independence from Great Britain.
Articles of Confederation
A weak constitution that governed America during the Revoluti…
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AP US HIStory-terms
TAllmadge Amendment
Missouri Compromise
36degrees30'line
Chief Justice John Marshall
-provided that no more slaves be brought into Missouri and th…
-"solved" the Tallmadge Amendment... -Missouri would be atmitted…
any thing north of this was free, anything south would be sla…
helped bolster the power of the government at the expense of…
TAllmadge Amendment
-provided that no more slaves be brought into Missouri and th…
Missouri Compromise
-"solved" the Tallmadge Amendment... -Missouri would be atmitted…
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