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AP U. S. History
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
Date: 1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a…
Date: 1400's and 1500's... *Spain tightly controlled empire in t…
Christopher Columbus
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Amerigo Vespucci
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
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AP U.S. History
Mayflower Compact
William Bradford
Pilgrims and Puritans contrasted
Massachusetts Bay Colony
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
The Pilgrims were separatists who believed that the Church of…
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
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AP U.S. History
Mayflower Compact
William Bradford
Pilgrims and Puritans contrasted
Massachusetts Bay Colony
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
The Pilgrims were separatists who believed that the Church of…
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
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AP U.S. History
The Spanish empire in America imported…
How did the end of the Ice Age affect…
Which of the following men was not an…
Spanish conquistadores, traveling to t…
shunning and isolating the Native Americans.
It prevented future mass migration to the Western Hemisphere.
Giovanni Caboto (English name: John Cabot)
a fresh start.
The Spanish empire in America imported…
shunning and isolating the Native Americans.
How did the end of the Ice Age affect…
It prevented future mass migration to the Western Hemisphere.
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Ap U.S. history
Federalists
Antifederalists
Federalists
Antifederalists
Wanted power vested in central authority ... Strengthened govern…
Feared concentration of powers in central authority
Fear disorder and chaos of the articles of confederation
Wanted a weaker government ... Not the British government
Federalists
Wanted power vested in central authority ... Strengthened govern…
Antifederalists
Feared concentration of powers in central authority
50 terms
AP U.S. History
Mayflower Compact
William Bradford
Pilgrims and Puritans contrasted
Massachusetts Bay Colony
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
The Pilgrims were separatists who believed that the Church of…
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
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AP U.S. History
monotheistic
polytheistic
Europe lacked control of ______ in ___…
mercantilism
one God (Europeans)
multiple Gods (Natives)
trade markets, 1491
making a country powerful through money
monotheistic
one God (Europeans)
polytheistic
multiple Gods (Natives)
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AP U.S. History
affirmative action
affluent society
Agricultural Adjustment Administration…
Agricultural Marketing Act
policies beginning in 1970's to make up for past discriminati…
term used by economist John Kenneth Galbraith to describe the…
established by the agricultural act of 1932 (part of the New…
1929-Herbert Hoover: lending of fed. money to farmer's cooper…
affirmative action
policies beginning in 1970's to make up for past discriminati…
affluent society
term used by economist John Kenneth Galbraith to describe the…
50 terms
AP U.S. History
Mayflower Compact
William Bradford
Pilgrims and Puritans contrasted
Massachusetts Bay Colony
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
The Pilgrims were separatists who believed that the Church of…
1629 - King Charles gave the Puritans a right to settle and g…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second governor of the Plymouth colony, 1621-1…
493 terms
AP U. S. History
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
Date: 1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a…
Date: 1400's and 1500's... *Spain tightly controlled empire in t…
Christopher Columbus
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Amerigo Vespucci
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
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AP U.S. History
Synonymous
Subjugate
Reverence
Hierarchies
Closely associated with or suggestive of something.
Bring under domination or control, especially by conquest.
Deep respect for someone or something.
A system or organization in which people or groups are ranked…
Synonymous
Closely associated with or suggestive of something.
Subjugate
Bring under domination or control, especially by conquest.
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AP U.S. History
Christoper columbus
Colombian exchange
Conquistadores
Encomienda system
Explorer responsible for European discovery of America. (Sail…
Exchange of plants, animals, culture, and diseases between Eu…
Soldiers and explorers who subdued native Americans to create…
Labor system designed by Spanish rulers to reward "conquistad…
Christoper columbus
Explorer responsible for European discovery of America. (Sail…
Colombian exchange
Exchange of plants, animals, culture, and diseases between Eu…
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AP U.S. History
33,000-8,000 B.C.E.
4,000 B.C.E.
1,100-1,300 C.E.
late 1400s
First humans cross into Americas from Asia
First civilized societies developed in the Middle East
Christian crusades arouse European interest in the East
Spain becomes united
33,000-8,000 B.C.E.
First humans cross into Americas from Asia
4,000 B.C.E.
First civilized societies developed in the Middle East
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AP U.S. History
Nunes Balboa
Ferdinand Magellan
Juan Ponce de Leon
Franscico Coronado
European Discoverer of the Pacific Ocean. Bodly cliamed for h…
Started with Spain with five tiny ships in 1519. After beatin…
Explored Florida, thought at first it was an island, searchin…
Searched for golden cities that turned out to be Adobe pueblo…
Nunes Balboa
European Discoverer of the Pacific Ocean. Bodly cliamed for h…
Ferdinand Magellan
Started with Spain with five tiny ships in 1519. After beatin…
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AP U.S. History
indentured servants
Trade and Navigation Acts
Mayflower Compact
Roger Williams
Migrants who, in exchange for transatlantic passage, bound th…
1607-1763 ... a series of acts and laws that were implemented b…
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
A dissenter who clashed with the Massachusetts Puritans over…
indentured servants
Migrants who, in exchange for transatlantic passage, bound th…
Trade and Navigation Acts
1607-1763 ... a series of acts and laws that were implemented b…
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AP U.S. History
Second Continental Congress
Common Sense
Battle of Yorktown
Treaty of Paris
(May 1775) meeting that authorized the creation of a Continen…
(1776) pamphlet written by Thomas Paine attacking the system…
(1781) Defeat of the British in Virginia, ending their hopes…
(1783) treaty ending the Revolutionary War; by this treaty Gr…
Second Continental Congress
(May 1775) meeting that authorized the creation of a Continen…
Common Sense
(1776) pamphlet written by Thomas Paine attacking the system…
AP U.S. History
New England colonies
Middle colonies
Southern colonies
Economy in new England
Massachusetts, new Hampshire, Rhode island, Connecticut
new York, new Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania
North Carolina, south Carolina, Virginia, Maryland,georgia
Fishing, shipbuilding, commerce
New England colonies
Massachusetts, new Hampshire, Rhode island, Connecticut
Middle colonies
new York, new Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania
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U.S. History Ap
Indians settled in the New World when?
North and South American societies bui…
North American Indians lacked ______,…
Indians in the Pacific Northwest lived…
between 15,000 and 40,000 years ago, before the glaciers melt…
roads, trade networks, and irrigation systems
literacy, wheeled vehicles, metal tools and scientific knowle…
hunting the buffalo or living in agricultural communities
Indians settled in the New World when?
between 15,000 and 40,000 years ago, before the glaciers melt…
North and South American societies bui…
roads, trade networks, and irrigation systems
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AP U.S. HISTORY
Bering land bridge
Clovis people
anasazi
cahokia
land currently submerged under the Bering sea that emerged be…
early residents of north america whose spear points were foun…
ancient inhabitants of the cliff palaces such as the one in m…
also known as the mound builders , built large burial and cer…
Bering land bridge
land currently submerged under the Bering sea that emerged be…
Clovis people
early residents of north america whose spear points were foun…
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AP U.S. History
1938 Fair Labor Standards Act
AIDS
Actual representation
Affirmative action
Act that established the first federal minimum wage (25 cents…
A complex of deadly pathologies resulting from infection with…
Practice whereby elected representatives normally reside in t…
Set of policies to open opportunities in business and educati…
1938 Fair Labor Standards Act
Act that established the first federal minimum wage (25 cents…
AIDS
A complex of deadly pathologies resulting from infection with…
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AP U. S. History Chapter 9 people
Chauncey Jerome
Cyrus McCormick
Samuel Colt
Samuel Slater
apprenticed to a clockmaker, set up his own factory and drove…
used steam driven machines to make parts for farm reapers whi…
This inventor patented the six-shooter pistol used the concep…
"Father of the Factory System" in America; escaped Britain wi…
Chauncey Jerome
apprenticed to a clockmaker, set up his own factory and drove…
Cyrus McCormick
used steam driven machines to make parts for farm reapers whi…
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AP U.S. History Terms
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
Democratic-Republicans
Democrats
Proponents of a strong central government and weaker state go…
Proponents of a strong state governments and a weaker central…
Also known as the Jeffersonian Republicans and modern day Rep…
Founded around 1828, Andrew Jackson was the first president o…
Federalist
Proponents of a strong central government and weaker state go…
Anti-Federalist
Proponents of a strong state governments and a weaker central…
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AP U.S. History Period 1 Review
Columbian Exchange
Joint-Stock Companies
Conquistadors
Encomienda System
The Columbian Exchange was the global exchange of plants, ani…
A company funded by wealthy Europeans who pooled their money…
Spanish explorers such as Columbus, Cortés, and Pizarro who c…
Spanish conquistadors used the encomienda system to make mone…
Columbian Exchange
The Columbian Exchange was the global exchange of plants, ani…
Joint-Stock Companies
A company funded by wealthy Europeans who pooled their money…
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AP U.S. History
Beringia
Clovis People
Agricultural Revolution
The Iroquois
An ice bridge in the barring straights; was crossed by the fi…
The first settlers of the Americas; they tended to hunt mammo…
Indians learned how to domesticate wild plants such as corn,…
Settled throughout the northeast.
Beringia
An ice bridge in the barring straights; was crossed by the fi…
Clovis People
The first settlers of the Americas; they tended to hunt mammo…
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AP U. S History
God, glory, and gold
Amerigo Vespucci
Great Awakening
Gullah
the 3 main focuses for exploration
1st European in New World
a religious revival that brought new spirit of religious ferv…
One of many languages developed by African slaves while on pl…
God, glory, and gold
the 3 main focuses for exploration
Amerigo Vespucci
1st European in New World
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AP. U.S. History
4 wars between England, France, and Sp…
British View of the Seven Years War
Colonial View of the Seven Years War
Pontiac's Rebellion
1.) King William's War ... 2.) Queen Anne's War ... 3.) King George…
- Thought that colonial military was weak and poorly trained.…
-Gained confidence in their ability to fight... -not impressed w…
First major test of new British imperial policy. Chief Pontia…
4 wars between England, France, and Sp…
1.) King William's War ... 2.) Queen Anne's War ... 3.) King George…
British View of the Seven Years War
- Thought that colonial military was weak and poorly trained.…
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APES History of the U.S.
Henry David Thoreau
John Muir
Preservationist Movement
Sierra Club
An early American conservationist, writer, and naturalist who…
A Scottish geologist, explorer, and naturalist who extensivel…
One of the two factions of the U.S. conservationist movement,…
Founded by John Muir. a political force dedicated to working…
Henry David Thoreau
An early American conservationist, writer, and naturalist who…
John Muir
A Scottish geologist, explorer, and naturalist who extensivel…
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AP U.S. History
Unit 1
Unit 2
Unit 3
Unit 4
Pre-Colonization
Colonization Era
...
...
Unit 1
Pre-Colonization
Unit 2
Colonization Era
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AP U.S. History
Double V Campaign
Executive Order 8802
Congress of Racial Equality
A. Philip Randolph
begun by the Pittsburgh Courier newspaper in 1942, helped to…
was signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 25, 194…
(CORE) is a U.S. civil rights organization that played a pivo…
In 1941, Randolph planned to organize some 100,000 African-Am…
Double V Campaign
begun by the Pittsburgh Courier newspaper in 1942, helped to…
Executive Order 8802
was signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 25, 194…
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AP u.s. history
christopher columbus
amerigo vespucci
treaty of tordesillas
new spain
italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government to…
florentine mapmaker and explorer who said that America was a…
...
...
christopher columbus
italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government to…
amerigo vespucci
florentine mapmaker and explorer who said that America was a…
AP U.S. History
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Little Rock
Alabama
Montgomery
Alaska
Juneau
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AP U.S. History
Letters from a Pennsylvania Farmer
Siege of Yorktown
Treaty of Paris
Northwest Ordinance
This series of twelve documents published by John Dickinson d…
Yorktown围攻(in 1781)... • In 1781, French and American forces enc…
巴黎协议(1783)... (1783) peace agreement that officially ended the r…
西北法令 (1787)... Enacted in 1787, it is considered one of the most…
Letters from a Pennsylvania Farmer
This series of twelve documents published by John Dickinson d…
Siege of Yorktown
Yorktown围攻(in 1781)... • In 1781, French and American forces enc…
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AP U.S. HISTORY
CAMP DAVID ACCORDS
CARPETBAGGERS
CENTRAL POWERS
CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER
TREATY BETWEEN EGYPT AND ISRAEL BROKERED BY PRESIDENT JIMMY C…
TERM USED BY SOUTHERNERS TO MOCK NORTHERNERS WHO CAME TO THE…
THE ALLIANCE OF GERMANY, AUSTRIA-HUNGARY, THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE,…
DURING THE ERA PRIOR TO AND DURING THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR, THI…
CAMP DAVID ACCORDS
TREATY BETWEEN EGYPT AND ISRAEL BROKERED BY PRESIDENT JIMMY C…
CARPETBAGGERS
TERM USED BY SOUTHERNERS TO MOCK NORTHERNERS WHO CAME TO THE…
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AP U.S. History
Major European empires during time per…
Pilgrims' goals of new land
First place the pilgrims arrived
Citizen Genet
The British, french, and spanish
to establish their own religion
Massachusetts
During the French Revolution, people came over to gain suppor…
Major European empires during time per…
The British, french, and spanish
Pilgrims' goals of new land
to establish their own religion
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AP U.S. HISTORY
Inflation
Speculation
Supply and Demand
Regulation
sustained increase in the general level of prices for goods a…
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
increase in supply will lower prices if not accompanied by in…
a law, rule, or other order prescribed by authority, especial…
Inflation
sustained increase in the general level of prices for goods a…
Speculation
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
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AP U.S. History Period 3 Review
French & Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Quartering Act
Stamp Act
The French and Indian War (Seven Years War) was fought betwee…
The Proclamation of 1763 said that the American colonists wer…
The Quartering Act required the colonists to provide room and…
The Stamp Act required the purchase of a stamp for all most p…
French & Indian War
The French and Indian War (Seven Years War) was fought betwee…
Proclamation of 1763
The Proclamation of 1763 said that the American colonists wer…
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AP U.S. History Period 2 Review
Indentured Servants
Jamestown
House of Burgesses
Separatists (Pilgrims)
Indentured Servants were poor English people who sold themsel…
In 1607 104 colonists arrived in Chesapeake Bay, VA and found…
The House of Burgesses, formed in 1619, was the first elected…
The Separatists (Pilgrims) were radical dissenters who wanted…
Indentured Servants
Indentured Servants were poor English people who sold themsel…
Jamestown
In 1607 104 colonists arrived in Chesapeake Bay, VA and found…
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AP U.S. History review
2nd Industrial Revolution
Robber Barons
Captain of Industry
Corporations
Industry increases 75% after Civil War. Corporation becomes m…
Used unfair practices to achieve their wealth. Ostentatiously…
Philanthropy: many bug business leaders donated large sums of…
Became a popular form of business because of the ability to r…
2nd Industrial Revolution
Industry increases 75% after Civil War. Corporation becomes m…
Robber Barons
Used unfair practices to achieve their wealth. Ostentatiously…
493 terms
AP U. S. History
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
Date: 1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a…
Date: 1400's and 1500's... *Spain tightly controlled empire in t…
Christopher Columbus
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Amerigo Vespucci
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
66 terms
AP U.S. History
Supreme Court case of 1832, in which t…
Cherokee, Choctaw, Creek, Seminole
The cherokee assimilated to the white…
Jackson refused to recognize the Court…
Worcester vs. Georgia
Who were the five civilized tribes?
How were the Cherokee distinct form other removed tribes?
What was Jackson's response to the court decision?
Supreme Court case of 1832, in which t…
Worcester vs. Georgia
Cherokee, Choctaw, Creek, Seminole
Who were the five civilized tribes?
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AP U.S. HISTORY
PRESIDENTS LIST
1
2
3
...
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
PRESIDENTS LIST
...
1
George Washington
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AP U.S. History
quartering act
currency act
stamp act
non- importation
colonists had to provide housing for British soldiers
the colonies cannot print paper money
tax on all printed material in the colonies
British business owners put pressure on parliament to repeal…
quartering act
colonists had to provide housing for British soldiers
currency act
the colonies cannot print paper money
8 terms
AP U.S. History
First contacts for British settlers in…
Eastern Woodlands Indians
Powhatan
Iroquis
Eastern Woodlands Indians
Powhatan, Iroquis
Semi-Nomadic, no huge cities, along Eastern seaboard
Military, Strong government, roughly democratic, constructive…
First contacts for British settlers in…
Eastern Woodlands Indians
Eastern Woodlands Indians
Powhatan, Iroquis
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AP U.S. History
Predestination
Mayflower Compact
Massachusetts bay colony
Great migration
God has already determined where we will go when we die. Heav…
Treaty or contract that had the puritan settlers agree to hav…
Large colony in the massachusetts bay.
In 1630, about 70,000 refugees left England for various reaso…
Predestination
God has already determined where we will go when we die. Heav…
Mayflower Compact
Treaty or contract that had the puritan settlers agree to hav…
16 terms
Ap u.s. history
dias
columbus
Cabot
dagama
portugal
Spain
England
Portugal
dias
portugal
columbus
Spain
19 terms
AP U.S. History
Maize
Cultivation
Caste
Accomodation
Corn
Prepare and work land for crops
Social group system
Adjustment to differences
Maize
Corn
Cultivation
Prepare and work land for crops
26 terms
AP U.S. history
Crusades
Columbian exchange
Conquistadors
Queen Elizabeth
Known as the holy wars , was a war for control of the holy la…
A widespread exchange of animals , plants cultures, ideas and…
Known as Spanish conquerors , who help expand Spain power .
Was the queen of England and Ireland , and ruled alone for ne…
Crusades
Known as the holy wars , was a war for control of the holy la…
Columbian exchange
A widespread exchange of animals , plants cultures, ideas and…
181 terms
AP U. S. History
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
Date: 1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a…
Date: 1400's and 1500's... *Spain tightly controlled empire in t…
Christopher Columbus
Date: 1451-1506... * Italian-born navigator who found fame when…
Amerigo Vespucci
Date: 1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *E…
19 terms
AP U.S. History
Marco Polo
Ponce de Leon
Treaty of Torsesillas
Spanish Armada
Merchant/explorer who introduced Europeans to Central Asia an…
Spanish explorer who discovered Florida for Spain and boosted…
Spain's secure claim to Columbus's discovery of the New World…
Spanish ship conquered and destroyed by the English Sea Dogs…
Marco Polo
Merchant/explorer who introduced Europeans to Central Asia an…
Ponce de Leon
Spanish explorer who discovered Florida for Spain and boosted…
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U.S. History AP
Explain one cause of Metacom's War.
Explain one short term impact of the w…
Explain one long term impact of the war.
Explain one goal of French Colonization.
3 wampanoag indians were hanged by New Englanders
New England colonists won and captured Metacom. Natives were…
New England colonists expanded west. North Americans were "sa…
To gain money through fur trade.
Explain one cause of Metacom's War.
3 wampanoag indians were hanged by New Englanders
Explain one short term impact of the w…
New England colonists won and captured Metacom. Natives were…
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