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41 termscreated on January 23, 2017
Major Novels to Know (QB Basic Literature)
War and Peace
Crime and Punishment
The Odyssey
Romeo and Juliet
Leo Tolstoy
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Homer
Shakespeare
War and Peace
Leo Tolstoy
Crime and Punishment
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
45 termscreated on January 23, 2017
AP US Period 6 (1865-1898)
Seward's Ice Box
Alaska
Transcontinental Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
Started in California, and pushed eastward; eventually connec…
Seward's Ice Box
The name given to Alaska when it was purchased from Russia fo…
Alaska
The last frontier of the North American continent. It was pur…
19 termscreated on January 23, 2017
Tom Sawyer Vocabulary
perplexed
vexed
adamantine
skylarking
confused
annoyed
unbreakable
Running and jumping about
perplexed
confused
vexed
annoyed
31 termscreated on January 23, 2017
Chapter 18 Vocab
Plessy v. Ferguson
Jim Crow
Young Men's Christian Association
Negro Leagues
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites
This association was created to support the needs of people d…
All-African American professional baseball teams where black…
Plessy v. Ferguson
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Jim Crow
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites
35 termscreated on January 23, 2017
Industrialization, Immigration, and Moving West.
Tenements
Political Machines
John Dewey
Mark Twain
Urban apartment buildings that served as housing for poor fac…
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
He was a philosopher who believed in "learning by doing" whic…
The writer and humorist best known for his novels about Tom S…
Tenements
Urban apartment buildings that served as housing for poor fac…
Political Machines
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
6 termscreated on January 23, 2017
Tom Sawyer 4
Inudatation
Soliloqquized
Swagger
Musing
To flutter overflow
A speech dramatic monologue made to oneself to reveal thoughts
To walk or behave in a confident or Erigant your way
To be absorbed in thought
Inudatation
To flutter overflow
Soliloqquized
A speech dramatic monologue made to oneself to reveal thoughts
8 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer
Tranquil
Alacrity
Survey
Dilapidated
Calm
Cheerful eagerness
Inspect
Falling apart or ruined, run-down
Tranquil
Calm
Alacrity
Cheerful eagerness
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Chapter 16 AP USH
Taos Indian Rebellion
"coolies"
Chinatown
"tongs"
Americans tried to establish a territorial government in New…
Poor laborers from China and India who left their homelands t…
A district of any non-Chinese town, especially a city or seap…
utensil used to lift and hold foods while they are being cook…
Taos Indian Rebellion
Americans tried to establish a territorial government in New…
"coolies"
Poor laborers from China and India who left their homelands t…
26 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer Chapters 11-15
What do Tom and Huck swear to each oth…
How does the suspicion first fall on M…
What does Tom feed Peter?
What does the cannon shot signal?
Not tell anyone about the murder.
His knife is found at the murder scene, he is seen washing hi…
Aunt Polly's Painkiller
Someone has drowned
What do Tom and Huck swear to each oth…
Not tell anyone about the murder.
How does the suspicion first fall on M…
His knife is found at the murder scene, he is seen washing hi…
10 termscreated on January 22, 2017
(Division, War, and Reconciliation + Realism and the Frontier) Author Works
Walt Whitman
Fredrick Douglass
Edgar Lee Masters
Abraham Lincoln
~Leaves of Grass... ~"Song of Myself"... ~"Beat! Beat! Drums!"... ~"O…
My Bondage and My Freedom
~Spoon River Anthology... ~"Lucinda Matlock"... ~"Fiddler Jones"
"The Gettysburg Address"
Walt Whitman
~Leaves of Grass... ~"Song of Myself"... ~"Beat! Beat! Drums!"... ~"O…
Fredrick Douglass
My Bondage and My Freedom
18 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer Vocabulary
seldom
sagacity
perplexed
dainty
rarely or not often
knowledge
puzzled or confused
delicate or small or pretty
seldom
rarely or not often
sagacity
knowledge
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
vocab and spelling tom sawyer
guile
loathed
derision
adamantine
sly or cunning intelligence
feel intense dislike or disgust for.
contemptuous ridicule or mockery.
unbreakable
guile
sly or cunning intelligence
loathed
feel intense dislike or disgust for.
30 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Unit 7 Vocab
Jim Crow Laws
Free Silver
New South
Plessy v Ferguson
The Jim Crow laws were racial segregation state and local law…
Populists campaigned for silver-backed money rather than gold…
After the Civil War, southerners promoted a new vision for a…
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Jim Crow Laws
The Jim Crow laws were racial segregation state and local law…
Free Silver
Populists campaigned for silver-backed money rather than gold…
35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Industrialization, Immigration, and Moving West.
Tenements
Political Machines
John Dewey
Mark Twain
Poorly built, overcrowded housing where many immigrants lived
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
He was a philosopher who believed in "learning by doing" whic…
The writer and humorist best known for his novels about Tom S…
Tenements
Poorly built, overcrowded housing where many immigrants lived
Political Machines
Corrupt organized groups that controlled political parties in…
21 termscreated on January 22, 2017
history - exam review
samuel clemens
tom sawyer
jack london
john philip sousa
first realist author
book written by mark twain
famous naturalist authro
famous for marching bands + songs
samuel clemens
first realist author
tom sawyer
book written by mark twain
64 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Terms 8
Election of 1896
Roosevelt Corollary
Treaty of Fort Laramie
McKinley Tariff
Election between William McKinley and William Jennings Bryan.…
Extension of the Monroe Doctrine announced by Theodore Roosev…
Treaty under which government agreed to close Bozeman trail,…
Tariff passed by Congress in 1890 that sought not only to pro…
Election of 1896
Election between William McKinley and William Jennings Bryan.…
Roosevelt Corollary
Extension of the Monroe Doctrine announced by Theodore Roosev…
46 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer Ch. 1-9 Vocabulary
Beguiled
Effusion
Covet
Adherent
Charm
An instance of giving off something such as a liquid, light,…
Yearn to possess or have something
Sticking fast to something
Beguiled
Charm
Effusion
An instance of giving off something such as a liquid, light,…
24 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Ap English
Jude thatc
Tom Sawyer
Buck
Sofi
Holding hucks money
Imaginative
Little kid
Runs off and gets married
Jude thatc
Holding hucks money
Tom Sawyer
Imaginative
69 termscreated on January 22, 2017
DERISE-Ch. 9 "Louisiana Antebellum Politics" (Wed. Jan. 20)
In 1853, the first world's fair opened…
A few Antebellum homes built or remode…
_____ is the largest Antebellum mansio…
In 1844, _____ developed the first tel…
New York City
Oak Alley, Rosedown, Nottoway
Nottoway
Samuel Morse; Morse Code
In 1853, the first world's fair opened…
New York City
A few Antebellum homes built or remode…
Oak Alley, Rosedown, Nottoway
20 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer ch 1-4
Guile
Loathed
Derision
Adamantine
Sly or cunnning
Disgust towards someone
Ridicule; mockery
Too hard to cut, break, or pierce
Guile
Sly or cunnning
Loathed
Disgust towards someone
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
huck finn
Where does Huck live and with whom?
How does Pap get Huck back?
How does Huck escape ?
Why does Jim want to escape?
St. Petersburg Missouri with widow douglas
He kidnapps him
He fakes his death with pig blood
He over hears his owners talking about selling him away from…
Where does Huck live and with whom?
St. Petersburg Missouri with widow douglas
How does Pap get Huck back?
He kidnapps him
15 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huckleberry Finn plot
Where does Huck live and with whom?
How does Pap get Huck back?
How does Huck escape ?
Why does Jim want to escape?
St. Petersburg Missouri with widow douglas
He kidnapps him
He fakes his death with pig blood
He over hears his owners talking about selling him away from…
Where does Huck live and with whom?
St. Petersburg Missouri with widow douglas
How does Pap get Huck back?
He kidnapps him
35 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huck Finn Characters
Widow Douglas
Miss Watson
Judge Tatcher
Grangerfords
Gentle, Huck doesn't want to disappoint her
Strict, owns Jim
Keeping Huck's money
After falling from raft, rich aristocratic Southern family
Widow Douglas
Gentle, Huck doesn't want to disappoint her
Miss Watson
Strict, owns Jim
15 termscreated on January 22, 2017
History people
Theodore Roosevelt
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Jane Addams
Frederick Law Olmsted
our president during the progressive era
organized the women rights movement
started settlement houses to help the poor, became a pioneer…
helped create central park
Theodore Roosevelt
our president during the progressive era
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
organized the women rights movement
28 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huck Finn vocab
Dramatic Irony
Verbal Irony
Satire
Situational irony
A contrast in storytelling, as in a play or novel, between wh…
when words express something contrary to truth or someone say…
Irony, sarcasm, or caustic wit used to attack or expose human…
When something happens that is different than what was expected
Dramatic Irony
A contrast in storytelling, as in a play or novel, between wh…
Verbal Irony
when words express something contrary to truth or someone say…
115 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huckleberry Finn StudyGuide
Who is the narrator?
How did he end up staying with the Wid…
How did his friend, Tom, convince him…
What does Huck think of the Widow?
Huck Finn
His father was a drunk and his mother died, so the widow adop…
Tom wanted Huck to join his band of robbers and Huck must act…
He think she is a nice lady but doesn't like to be civilized
Who is the narrator?
Huck Finn
How did he end up staying with the Wid…
His father was a drunk and his mother died, so the widow adop…
30 termscreated on January 22, 2017
AP US History: Chapter 18 The Victorians Make the Modern
Plessy v. Ferguson
Young Men's Christian Association
Negro Leagues
Sierra Club
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
YMCA, one of the earliest and most successful promoters of at…
baseball leagues that were organized separately from white le…
oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization in t…
Plessy v. Ferguson
a 1896 Supreme Court decision which legalized state ordered s…
Young Men's Christian Association
YMCA, one of the earliest and most successful promoters of at…
122 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huck Finn ch 1-13
Mark Twain's real name?
What does "mark the twain" mean?
What did Mark Twain do?
What did Huck Finn lead to?
Samuel L Clemens (pen name)
Boating term- measures the depth of water to see if boat can…
Riverboat pilot, printer and gold miner
Book had powerful social themes which led to controversy and…
Mark Twain's real name?
Samuel L Clemens (pen name)
What does "mark the twain" mean?
Boating term- measures the depth of water to see if boat can…
26 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Huck Finn
Huck Finn
Jim
Tom Sawyer
Pap Finn
The protagonist and narrator of the novel Huck is the thirtee…
Runaway slave who joins Huck in his flight down the Mississip…
Huck's civilized best friend who enjoys extravagant stories a…
Huck's abusive , drunken father who plots to steal his son's…
Huck Finn
The protagonist and narrator of the novel Huck is the thirtee…
Jim
Runaway slave who joins Huck in his flight down the Mississip…
33 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Literature First Semester Final Prep pt 2
What American Author that we have stud…
What is the name of the work that cont…
Herman Melville's famous work
He demonstrated a great example of pro…
William Bradford
Poor Richards Almanac
Moby Dick
John Smith
What American Author that we have stud…
William Bradford
What is the name of the work that cont…
Poor Richards Almanac
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Great American novels
The Scarlet Letter
Moby Dick
The Secret Garden
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Herman Melville
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Mark Twain
The Scarlet Letter
Nathaniel Hawthorne
Moby Dick
Herman Melville
50 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Apush final
Rutherford B. Hayes
Liberal Republican Revolt
Billion Dollar Congress
Pendleton Act
The 19th president of the United States. He oversaw the end o…
Formed in 1872 in response to the political corruption in Was…
The 51st United States Congress that met from 1889 take 1891…
A federal law established in 1833 that decided that governmen…
Rutherford B. Hayes
The 19th president of the United States. He oversaw the end o…
Liberal Republican Revolt
Formed in 1872 in response to the political corruption in Was…
49 termscreated on January 22, 2017
Tom Sawyer
Barlow knife
Barrow
Bully rag
Comb
A knife named for Joe Barlow, US poet and diplomat
A small carry with two wheels
To intimidate or bully
Straighten out
Barlow knife
A knife named for Joe Barlow, US poet and diplomat
Barrow
A small carry with two wheels
50 termscreated on January 22, 2017
literature
Hamlet
Oedipius Rex
Macbeth
Moby Dick
Shakespeare
Sophocles
Shakespeare
Melville
Hamlet
Shakespeare
Oedipius Rex
Sophocles
25 termscreated on January 22, 2017
AP Lit Drama Terms
Anticlimax
Antihero
Aside
Black Humor
During a series of events it is the transition from important…
A protagonist who lacks the characteristics that make a heroi…
A short comment or speech that a character delivers directly…
Grotesque or morbid humor used to express the absurdity and c…
Anticlimax
During a series of events it is the transition from important…
Antihero
A protagonist who lacks the characteristics that make a heroi…
23 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Characters of Huck Finn
Huck Finn
Jim
Tom Sawyer
Pap
Main character
Widow's slave, runaway slave
Huck's bestfriend
Huck's abusive, drunk father
Huck Finn
Main character
Jim
Widow's slave, runaway slave
68 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Liam's Incredibly Informal English Quizlet
Huck
Jim
Pap
Tom Sawyer
Kid who rides on a raft with an escaped slave and gets into a…
Escaped slave who attempts to get to Cairo with Huck. Probabl…
Huck's abusive father who drinks a lot. He wants his son's mo…
Huck's friend, spiritual adviser, and Messianic father figure…
Huck
Kid who rides on a raft with an escaped slave and gets into a…
Jim
Escaped slave who attempts to get to Cairo with Huck. Probabl…
93 termscreated on January 21, 2017
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Actively Learn Questions
Why did Huck go back to living with th…
How do Huck and Tom view Jim at this p…
Why did Huck offer Miss Watson instead…
Think about where Tom Sawyer gets his…
Tom Sawyer said Huck couldn't be in his gang of robbers unles…
They both think that he is a joke, and he is another slave th…
Because he never liked Miss Watson because she was always sco…
He is well educated and likes to read about pirates and robbe…
Why did Huck go back to living with th…
Tom Sawyer said Huck couldn't be in his gang of robbers unles…
How do Huck and Tom view Jim at this p…
They both think that he is a joke, and he is another slave th…
28 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Tom Sawyer Part 2
furtively
abide
lapel
deftly
in a way that attempts to avoid notice or attention; secretiv…
accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recomm…
the part on each side of a coat or jacket immediately below t…
in a way that is neatly skillful and quick in movement; clever
furtively
in a way that attempts to avoid notice or attention; secretiv…
abide
accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recomm…
42 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Huck Finn Timeline
Tom is living with the widow and Miss.…
Pranks Jim
Joins the gang with Tom Sawyer in thei…
Huck gives his money to Judge Thatcher…
...
...
...
...
Tom is living with the widow and Miss.…
...
Pranks Jim
...
6 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Huck Fin: Characters
Huckleberry Finn
Tom Sawyer
Miss Watson
Jim
son of a drunk who has been adopted into civilized society. H…
Boy from a respectable family who is both bright and learned;…
hypocritical in holding Christian values yet cruelly keeping…
he is afraid of being separated from his beloved wife and dau…
Huckleberry Finn
son of a drunk who has been adopted into civilized society. H…
Tom Sawyer
Boy from a respectable family who is both bright and learned;…
34 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Amlit
J. Smith
B. Frenklin
J. de Crevecoeur
W. Irving
General History of Virginia
Autobiography
Letters from an American Farmer
Rip Van Winkle
J. Smith
General History of Virginia
B. Frenklin
Autobiography
35 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Industrialization, Immigration, and Moving West.
Tenements
Political Machines
John Dewey
Mark Twain
Urban apartment buildings that served as housing for poor fac…
Appealed to immigrants and urban poor; provided services in e…
(1859-1952)"progressive education", "learning by doing
The writer and humorist best known for his novels about Tom S…
Tenements
Urban apartment buildings that served as housing for poor fac…
Political Machines
Appealed to immigrants and urban poor; provided services in e…
26 termscreated on January 21, 2017
FIT English - Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
Satire
Instant Cure
episodes
Samuel Langhorne Clemens' Pen name
Used in a "funny" way to bring about change. Mark Twain uses…
An "unfortunate soul" cannot be fixed up by putting him in ne…
A part of a story that is used once and then not again. The e…
Mark Twain
Samuel Langhorne Clemens' Pen name
Satire
Used in a "funny" way to bring about change. Mark Twain uses…
30 termscreated on January 21, 2017
Tom Sawyer Vocab
Beseechingly
Deference
Didactic
Embellishment
In a begging or pleading manner
Respect
Intended to teach
elaboration or enlargment
Beseechingly
In a begging or pleading manner
Deference
Respect
29 termscreated on January 20, 2017
APUSH CH 18 VOCABULARY
Plessy v. Ferguson
Young Men's Christian Association
Negro Leagues
Sierra Club
An 1896 Supreme Court case that ruled that racially segregate…
Introduced in Boston in 1851, the YMCA promoted muscular Chri…
All-African American professional baseball teams where black…
An organization founded in 1892 that was dedicated to the enj…
Plessy v. Ferguson
An 1896 Supreme Court case that ruled that racially segregate…
Young Men's Christian Association
Introduced in Boston in 1851, the YMCA promoted muscular Chri…
30 terms
created on January 20, 2017
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - Vocabulary Chp. 10-15
Apprehensively
Lugubrious
Quailed
Cogitating
Fearfully; with dread
Gloomy; dismal
Showed fear or apprehension
Pondering or thinking about
Apprehensively
Fearfully; with dread
Lugubrious
Gloomy; dismal
33 terms
created on January 20, 2017
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - Vocabulary chp. 5-9
Seductive
Venerable
Lavish
Heathen
Tempting; enticing
Respected
Luxurious; elaborate
An offensive term that deliberately insults someone who does…
Seductive
Tempting; enticing
Venerable
Respected
29 terms
created on January 20, 2017
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer - Vocabulary chp. 1-4
Perplexed
Resurrected
Reckon
Guile
Puzzled; confused
Raised from the dead
Think; believe
Cunning; trickery; deceitfulness
Perplexed
Puzzled; confused
Resurrected
Raised from the dead
19 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Florida, Mo
Hannibal
Tragedies in twain's childhood
Author of Tom Sawyer... -Seen as the first iconic American author
Birth town of Mark Twain
The town in Missouri where Mark Twain grew up
Twain's father made a bad investment and lost the house. Shor…
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Author of Tom Sawyer... -Seen as the first iconic American author
Florida, Mo
Birth town of Mark Twain
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