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US History, Chapter 6
Totalitarian
Fascism
Axis Powers
Appeasement
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
Alliance of Germany, Italy, and Japan during World War II.
A policy of making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes o…
Totalitarian
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Fascism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
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US History Chapter 6
precedent
Cabinet
tariff
loose construction
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
a tax on imported goods
a broad interpretation of the Constitution relying on the imp…
precedent
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
Cabinet
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
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US History Chapter 6
administration
precedent
Cabinet
tariff
the president and his political appointees, who are responsib…
an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
Advisory council for the president consisting of the heads of…
A government tax on imports or exports.
administration
the president and his political appointees, who are responsib…
precedent
an example that may serve as a basis for imitation or later a…
Chapter 6 Vocab US History
Social Darwinism
Vertical Integration
Horizontal Consolidation
Holding Company
an economic and social philosophy - supposedly based on the b…
a company's taking over its suppliers and distributors to gai…
the merging of companies that make similar products
a corporation formed to buy up the stock of other companies a…
Social Darwinism
an economic and social philosophy - supposedly based on the b…
Vertical Integration
a company's taking over its suppliers and distributors to gai…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates met in Philadelphia to cr…
Leader who helped write the Constitution. (p. 105)
James Madison
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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US History Chapter 6
Independence
Petition
Declaration of Independence
Natural Rights
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
Written requests to the government
Signed in 1776 by US revolutionaries; it declared the United…
The rights of all people to dignity and worth; also called hu…
Independence
self-reliance and freedom from outside control
Petition
Written requests to the government
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US History Chapter 6
George Washington
Judicial Act of 1789
Department of State
Department of War
the first president of the country under the new government…
established a federal court system that allowed state court d…
Executive department that deals with foreign affairs
Executive department that handles military matters
George Washington
the first president of the country under the new government…
Judicial Act of 1789
established a federal court system that allowed state court d…
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US History Chapter 6
Privateers
Quebec
Yorktown
Artillery (cannons)
Term for merchant vessels that was outfitted for war
Patriots invaded this city in Canada which resulted in a loss.
Place where the British surrendered that ended the war
This was taken at Fort Ticonderoga and helped the Patriots fr…
Privateers
Term for merchant vessels that was outfitted for war
Quebec
Patriots invaded this city in Canada which resulted in a loss.
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Chapter 6 US History
Bessemer Process
Thomas Alva Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Transcontinental Railroad
technique involved injecting air into molten iron to remove t…
Established the world's first research lab. Perfected the inc…
invented the telephone
Rail lines that stretched across the nation
Bessemer Process
technique involved injecting air into molten iron to remove t…
Thomas Alva Edison
Established the world's first research lab. Perfected the inc…
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Chapter 6-7 US History
Court- martial
Privateer
Embargo
Impressment
to try by a military court.
armed private ship
An order prohibiting trade with another country
forcing people into service, as in the navy
Court- martial
to try by a military court.
Privateer
armed private ship
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US History Chapter 6 Section 3
A self-appointed enforcer of the law i…
Because of the _______________________…
Eastern cowboys who were encouraged ma…
The _____________________ was legislat…
vigilante
transcontinental railroad
difficult and lonely
Homestead Act
A self-appointed enforcer of the law i…
vigilante
Because of the _______________________…
transcontinental railroad
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US History Chapter 6 - AC
secede
Emancipation Proclamation
Confederate
lose
To leave an organization
Issued by abraham lincoln on september 22, 1862 it declared t…
Southern states during the civil war
Did not win
secede
To leave an organization
Emancipation Proclamation
Issued by abraham lincoln on september 22, 1862 it declared t…
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US History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Mercenary
Recruit
Transfer
Previous
Hired Soldier
To enlist in the military
To move
Earlier
Mercenary
Hired Soldier
Recruit
To enlist in the military
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BJU US History Chapter 6
Boston Tea Party
American War for Independence
Patriots
Loyalists
Lasted for less than 3 hours where 342 large cases of tea wer…
A revolution fundamentally different from the French and Russ…
Colonists who fought for the cause of independence.
Colonists who continued to support the crown. These colonists…
Boston Tea Party
Lasted for less than 3 hours where 342 large cases of tea wer…
American War for Independence
A revolution fundamentally different from the French and Russ…
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US History Chapter 6
Edwin Drake
Spindletop
Bessemer Process
Thomas Edison
Who used a steam engine to drill for oil at Titusville, PA an…
What oil strike led to the oil boom in Texas?
What development in the processing of steel made steel quicke…
Who invented the lightbulb?
Edwin Drake
Who used a steam engine to drill for oil at Titusville, PA an…
Spindletop
What oil strike led to the oil boom in Texas?
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US History Chapter 6
black gold
Edwin L. Drake
Bessemer Steel Process
What was steel used for?
oil - American settlers used this for kerosene lamps and fuel
successfully used a steam engine to remove oil from beneath t…
puts air into iron to remove carbon to make steel
railroads, barbed wires, farm machines; changed construction…
black gold
oil - American settlers used this for kerosene lamps and fuel
Edwin L. Drake
successfully used a steam engine to remove oil from beneath t…
US History Chapter 6
apprentice
artisan
triangular trade routes
Middle Passage
someone who learns a skill by working for an experienced pers…
a worker skilled at making things by hand
trade routes that are between three region; they make the sha…
the middle part of a slave's journey from Africa to the Ameri…
apprentice
someone who learns a skill by working for an experienced pers…
artisan
a worker skilled at making things by hand
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US History - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Judiciary Act of 1789
Cabinet
Bank of the United States
Democratic-Republicans
Law that set up the national court system
Chief advisers of the president
A national bank funded by the federal government and wealthy…
Jefferson's political party and ancestors of today's Democrat…
Judiciary Act of 1789
Law that set up the national court system
Cabinet
Chief advisers of the president
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US history chapter 6
Thomas Paine
Richard Henry Lee
resolution
preamble
Revolutionary leader wrote Common Sense (1776) arguing for Am…
Called for a resolution in the Second Continental Congress fo…
formal statement of opinion
An introduction to a speech or piece of writing
Thomas Paine
Revolutionary leader wrote Common Sense (1776) arguing for Am…
Richard Henry Lee
Called for a resolution in the Second Continental Congress fo…
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US History 8 Chapter 6
subsistence farming
literacy
imports
Tidewater
Producing almost all the goods needed by the farm family, usu…
the ability to read and write
goods and services brought into a nation from another nation
A region close to the water which was affected by the tides,…
subsistence farming
Producing almost all the goods needed by the farm family, usu…
literacy
the ability to read and write
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US History Chapter 6
Edwin Drake
Bessemer Process
Thomas Alva Edison
Christopher Sholes
first successfully used a steam engine to drill for oil benea…
a cheap and efficient method for making steel, developed arou…
invented incandescent light bulb; worked on an electrical dis…
invented the typewriter
Edwin Drake
first successfully used a steam engine to drill for oil benea…
Bessemer Process
a cheap and efficient method for making steel, developed arou…
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US History Chapter 6
Washington's Farewell Address
Neutrality
Whisky Rebellion
Democratic Republics
after two years Washington decides he doesn't want to be in p…
non-involvement... became a foreign policy because the US didn'…
farmers opposed a tax on whisky... rebelled this tax... fed. troo…
Jefferson
Washington's Farewell Address
after two years Washington decides he doesn't want to be in p…
Neutrality
non-involvement... became a foreign policy because the US didn'…
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US History: Chapter 6- The American Revolution
mercenary
recruit
inflation
desert
hired soldier
to enlist in the military
when it takes more and more money to buy the same amount of g…
to leave without permission or intent to come back
mercenary
hired soldier
recruit
to enlist in the military
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
In the summer of 1787 55 delegates met in Philadelphia to cre…
Leader who helped write the Constitution. (p. 105)
James Madison
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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US History Chapter 6
First 4 Presidents of the US and Major…
Judiciary Act of 1789
Alexander Hamilton
Secretary Thomas Jefferson
George Washington... -The Judiciary Act of 1789... -Bank of the US…
establishes federal court system... -number of SC justices (1 ch…
Washington's Secretary of Treasury... Beliefs: ... -strong central…
Washington's Secretary of State... Beliefs:... -strong state and l…
First 4 Presidents of the US and Major…
George Washington... -The Judiciary Act of 1789... -Bank of the US…
Judiciary Act of 1789
establishes federal court system... -number of SC justices (1 ch…
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US History - Chapter 6
federal system
distinct
impeach
veto
A way of organizing a government to share power between the s…
Separate
A vote to bring charges of serious crimes against a president
Cancel
federal system
A way of organizing a government to share power between the s…
distinct
Separate
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US History Chapter 6
Committee of Correspondence
Tea Act
Boston Tea Party
Tories
formed in 1772-1773; provided information and a model of inte…
passed in 1773 by Parliament which granted the East India Com…
in 1773 a group of Patriots protested the Tea Act by damaging…
pro-British colonists
Committee of Correspondence
formed in 1772-1773; provided information and a model of inte…
Tea Act
passed in 1773 by Parliament which granted the East India Com…
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BJU US History Chapter 6
Boston Tea Party
American War for Independence
Patriots
Loyalists
Lasted for less than 3 hours where 342 large cases of tea wer…
A revolution fundamentally different from the French and Russ…
Colonists who fought for the cause of independence.
Colonists who continued to support the crown. These colonists…
Boston Tea Party
Lasted for less than 3 hours where 342 large cases of tea wer…
American War for Independence
A revolution fundamentally different from the French and Russ…
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US History 1: Chapter 6
Judiciary Act of 1789
Presidential Cabinet
Washington D.C.
Excise Tax
Law that established circuit and district courts and appointe…
Group of people who give advice to the President
Capital of the United States; Created as part of a compromise…
Tax on the production, sale, and distribution of a product
Judiciary Act of 1789
Law that established circuit and district courts and appointe…
Presidential Cabinet
Group of people who give advice to the President
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US history chapter 6
First 10 amendments to the US constitu…
law that created a federal court system
group that advises the US president, m…
Economic system in which private busin…
bill of rights
judiciary act of 1789
cabinet
capitalism
First 10 amendments to the US constitu…
bill of rights
law that created a federal court system
judiciary act of 1789
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BJU US History Chapter 6
Gaspee Incident
Committee of Correspondence
Tea Act of 1773
Coercive Acts
British customs ship that ran aground in Rhode Island and was…
provided information to other areas of the colony on British…
granted the East India Company a monopoly on the shipment and…
a series of acts to punish colonists for the Boston Tea Party…
Gaspee Incident
British customs ship that ran aground in Rhode Island and was…
Committee of Correspondence
provided information to other areas of the colony on British…
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Amsco AP US History Chapter 6
Annapolis Convention
Constitutional Convention
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Delegates from five states (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvani…
Every state but Rhode Island sent delegates to this meeting.…
Known as the father of the constitution, this delegate repres…
This delegate representing New York at the Constitutional Con…
Annapolis Convention
Delegates from five states (New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvani…
Constitutional Convention
Every state but Rhode Island sent delegates to this meeting.…
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US History - Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Judiciary Act of 1789
Cabinet
Bank of the United States
Democratic-Republicans
Law that set up the national court system
Chief advisers of the president
A national bank funded by the federal government and wealthy…
Jefferson's political party and ancestors of today's Democrat…
Judiciary Act of 1789
Law that set up the national court system
Cabinet
Chief advisers of the president
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US History Chapter 6 NOTES
What led to the nation's oil boom?
What was the Bessemer process and how…
What were some of the new uses for ste…
How did the harnessing of electricity…
the black gold, in 1859, when Edwin L. Drake was able to dril…
developed around 1850 injected air into molten iron to remove…
- railroads, farm equipment, canned goods... - skyscrapers, long…
changed the nature of business ... - from fans to printing press…
What led to the nation's oil boom?
the black gold, in 1859, when Edwin L. Drake was able to dril…
What was the Bessemer process and how…
developed around 1850 injected air into molten iron to remove…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6 - 10
Constitutional Convention
Constitutional compromises
Bill of Rights; amendments
Washington's Farewell Address
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates from the thirteen states,…
UPDATE
The first ten amendments to the Constitution, added to protec…
In late 1796, George Washington wrote this address for public…
Constitutional Convention
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates from the thirteen states,…
Constitutional compromises
UPDATE
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US History Chapter 6 Vocabulary
distinct
apportionment
ascertained
assembly
clearly different feature that sets something apart
the number of delegates assigned to a state based on their po…
to figure out something with certainty through investigation;…
a group of people gathered together in one place for a common…
distinct
clearly different feature that sets something apart
apportionment
the number of delegates assigned to a state based on their po…
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US History Chapter 6
New York, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsy…
Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, So…
Henry Hudson
Three countries that claimed New York
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
explorer hired to explore New York for the Dutch
Holland, France, England
New York, Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsy…
Middle Colonies
Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, So…
Southern Colonies
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US History Chapter 6
Benjamin Franklin
Revolutionary War
Battle of Saratoga
Treaty of Paris
Printer, author, inventor, diplomat, statesman, and Founding…
War fought between the American colonies and England. America…
Turning point of the American Revolution. It was very importa…
(1783) peace agreement that officially ended the revolutionar…
Benjamin Franklin
Printer, author, inventor, diplomat, statesman, and Founding…
Revolutionary War
War fought between the American colonies and England. America…
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AP US History - AMSCO Chapter 6 Terms
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris and John Dickinson
"Father of the Constitution"; wanted a new document; took det…
Wanted a new document to replace the Articles; favored a stro…
Rich, white, educated; most heavily involved in state governm…
Another leader who wanted to strengthen the Constitution
James Madison
"Father of the Constitution"; wanted a new document; took det…
Alexander Hamilton
Wanted a new document to replace the Articles; favored a stro…
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US History Chapter 6
protects the rights of the accused by…
U.S. government penalty for an immigra…
gives authorities permission to go thr…
power to take personal property to ben…
due process
deport
search warrant
eminent domain
protects the rights of the accused by…
due process
U.S. government penalty for an immigra…
deport
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AP US History Chapter 6/Brinkley
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Federalists
Anti-Federalist
1. "Father of the Constitution". 2. solved the questions of s…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
Political party that supported the constitution. They support…
Political party in opposition to the constitution. They belie…
James Madison
1. "Father of the Constitution". 2. solved the questions of s…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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US History Chapter 6 (3)
Horace Mann
Temperance movement
Prohibition
Anti-saloon league (1893)
- resigned from senate in 1837 to run MA board of education…
An organized campaign to eliminate alcohol consumption
A ban on the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages
was the leading organization lobbying for prohibition in the…
Horace Mann
- resigned from senate in 1837 to run MA board of education…
Temperance movement
An organized campaign to eliminate alcohol consumption
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Unit 3 Chapter 6 US History
Proclamation of 1763
Unalienable rights
Boston
Second Continental Congress in 1776
limited colonial expansion beyond the Appalachian Mountains
life, liberty, pursuit of happiness
where the first shots of the Revolutionary War were fired
wrote Declaration of Independence
Proclamation of 1763
limited colonial expansion beyond the Appalachian Mountains
Unalienable rights
life, liberty, pursuit of happiness
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US History CHAPTER 6 Launching a new nation
Alexander Hamilton
Edmond Genet
Thomas Pickney
Little Turtle
George Washington's Secretary of Treasury
French diplomat who recruited Americans to fight against Grea…
U.S. minister to Great Britain whose popular treaty settled U…
Chieftain of the Miami tribe and the Miami Confederacy
Alexander Hamilton
George Washington's Secretary of Treasury
Edmond Genet
French diplomat who recruited Americans to fight against Grea…
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AP US History Chapter 6
One consequence of the British and Ame…
Parliament's repeal of the Stamp Act:…
Colonists reacted to the passage of th…
The Boston Tea Party of 1773 was: ... A.…
C. A new spirit of independence arose, as the French threat d…
B. Convinced the colonists that Parliament could be forced to…
B. Suspecting that it was a trick to get them to violate thei…
C. One of several similar protests to occur
One consequence of the British and Ame…
C. A new spirit of independence arose, as the French threat d…
Parliament's repeal of the Stamp Act:…
B. Convinced the colonists that Parliament could be forced to…
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8th Grade US History / Chapter 6 (English)
federal system
impeach
veto
executive orders
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
to bring charges against a public official
to cancel a law
nonlegislative directives issued by the U.S. president in cer…
federal system
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
impeach
to bring charges against a public official
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Chapter 6 US History
blockade
mercenary
restore
occupy
shutting a port or roadway to prevent people or supplies from…
a soldier who fights merely for pay, often for a foreign coun…
to bring back to a normal state
to take possession of
blockade
shutting a port or roadway to prevent people or supplies from…
mercenary
a soldier who fights merely for pay, often for a foreign coun…
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US History - Chapter 6
The meeting of delegates from most of…
Sanctioned by the First Continental Co…
The _____ became the principle channel…
All of the following were part of the…
First Continental Congress
Committees of Observation and Safety
Committees of Correspondence
Tea Act
The meeting of delegates from most of…
First Continental Congress
Sanctioned by the First Continental Co…
Committees of Observation and Safety
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US History Chapter 6
How many people came to the US between…
Laissez Faire
where were many natural resources?
What brought items such as timber, cop…
20 million
the ideology of the industrial age, means to "let it be" or "…
west
Railroad
How many people came to the US between…
20 million
Laissez Faire
the ideology of the industrial age, means to "let it be" or "…
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US History Chapter 6
edwin l. drake
bessemer process
alexander graham bell
transcontinental railroad
the first person to successfully use a steam engine to drill…
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting ho…
inventor of the telephone
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
edwin l. drake
the first person to successfully use a steam engine to drill…
bessemer process
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting ho…
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