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US History Unit 1
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
Amendment that abolished slavery
Amendment that made African Americans citizens and equal unde…
Amendment that gave African American men the right to vote
Reconstruction
Era after the Civil War when the South was rebuilt
13th Amendment
Amendment that abolished slavery
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US History Unit 1
Middle Passage
The Great Awakening
Taxation without Representation
The presence of British Troops in the…
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
One of the main issues in the dispute between the British and…
This was one of the reasons that the Colonists revolted again…
Middle Passage
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
The Great Awakening
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
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US History Unit 2 Vocabulary
Powhatan
John Smith
John Rolfe
House of Burgesses
Indian Leader, Leader of a confederacy of Algonquian tribes,…
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
He is credited with the first successful cultivation of tobac…
the first legislative assembly in the American colonies; Burg…
Powhatan
Indian Leader, Leader of a confederacy of Algonquian tribes,…
John Smith
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
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US History: Unit 5 Review
Monroe Doctrine
Yellow Journalism
General Valeriano Weyler
The Maine
This was the idea to keep European influences out of our hemi…
This is sensationalized media used specifically to instigate…
He was a Spanish general who set up concentration camps for a…
This ship mysteriously blew up, killing 260 Americans. Yellow…
Monroe Doctrine
This was the idea to keep European influences out of our hemi…
Yellow Journalism
This is sensationalized media used specifically to instigate…
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Unit 1 Us History
Continental Congress
Declaration of Independence
Louisiana Purchase
Manifest Destiny
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
1803 - The U.S. purchased the land from the Mississippi River…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Continental Congress
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
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US History: Unit 7 Review
Bull Market
Consumer Credit
Black Tuesday
Bank Runs
When the stock market experiences a long period of rising sto…
Attitude improved towards the use of credit as economy starte…
The day the stock market crashed.
People running to the banks to withdraw their money after the…
Bull Market
When the stock market experiences a long period of rising sto…
Consumer Credit
Attitude improved towards the use of credit as economy starte…
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US History Unit 1
Conquistador
Joint-stock companies
Jamestown
Bacon's Rebellion
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
the first colony in America, set up in 1607
Army of former indentured servants who were prevented from ex…
Conquistador
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
Joint-stock companies
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
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US History Vocab Unit 4
Sectionalism
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Wilmot Provisio
Election of 1828
Loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to th…
1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe, antislavery book, widely read- h…
Submitted by Democratic Congressman to prevent the introducti…
The Election year that began the "Age of Jackson" where it wa…
Sectionalism
Loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to th…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe, antislavery book, widely read- h…
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US History Unit 4
Limited Government
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
Federalsim
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
system that does not allow any one branch of the government t…
the distribution of power between a federal government and th…
Limited Government
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
Republicanism
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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US History Unit #3 People
Jacob Riis
Ida Tarbell
W.E.B. Dubois
Jane Addams
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
Opposed Booker T. Washington. Wanted social and political int…
1860-1935. Founder of Settlement House Movement. First Americ…
Jacob Riis
He described the awful living conditions of poor people in th…
Ida Tarbell
A leading muckraker and magazine editor, she exposed the corr…
US History Unit 4
Arthur Zimmerman
Alvin York
John J Pershing
Pancho Villa
Sent telegram to Mexico, seeking their support against the USA
American soldier who killed 28 enemy soldiers while capturing…
commander of the American Expeditionary Force
eluded 15,000 US troops sent to capture him after a raid on A…
Arthur Zimmerman
Sent telegram to Mexico, seeking their support against the USA
Alvin York
American soldier who killed 28 enemy soldiers while capturing…
US History Unit 2
First Continental Congress
Sovereignty
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
In September of 1774 colonial leaders met in Philadelphia and…
Having complete authority to make decisions and act upon them
Described the former colonies a collection of sovereign state…
A meeting between American states that devised a more effecti…
First Continental Congress
In September of 1774 colonial leaders met in Philadelphia and…
Sovereignty
Having complete authority to make decisions and act upon them
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US History Unit 1
Christopher columbus
John Smith
John Rolfe
Lord de la warr
sailed from spain in 3 ships in 1492
Forced men to work, "he who does not work, shall not eat"
english settler who married pocahontas, developed new strain…
new governor
Christopher columbus
sailed from spain in 3 ships in 1492
John Smith
Forced men to work, "he who does not work, shall not eat"
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US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
US History
Precedent
Cabinet
Tariff
Impressment
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
A tax on imported goods
The act of seizing by force
Precedent
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
Cabinet
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
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US History - Unit 3
Industrialization
Urbanization
Push/ Pull Factors
New Immigrants
shift from manual labor to mechanized work that took place in…
expansion of cities and/or an increase in the number of peopl…
reasons that individuals would both leave their homeland and…
immigrants from southern and eastern Europe who arrived in th…
Industrialization
shift from manual labor to mechanized work that took place in…
Urbanization
expansion of cities and/or an increase in the number of peopl…
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US History Unit 1
Middle Passage
The Great Awakening
Taxation without Representation
The presence of British Troops in the…
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
One of the main issues in the dispute between the British and…
This was one of the reasons that the Colonists revolted again…
Middle Passage
The voyage of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic to The Am…
The Great Awakening
Ideas about spiritual, social, and political equality arose i…
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US History Unit 3 Exam
Gibbons v Ogden
McCullogh v Maryland
Dartmouth College v Woodward
Adams-Onis Treaty
1824—rivalry of steamship rights. New York State gave Aaron O…
1819—Maryland enacted a law imposing a tax on all banks. Ruli…
1818—can a state legislature change the charter of a college?…
1819 U.S. annexation of Florida
Gibbons v Ogden
1824—rivalry of steamship rights. New York State gave Aaron O…
McCullogh v Maryland
1819—Maryland enacted a law imposing a tax on all banks. Ruli…
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Unit 3: US History
George Kennan
Iron curtain
Red Scare
Limited war
an American diplomat who stressed the need to contain communism
the border between the Soviet satellite states and Western Eu…
fear of communists, both outside and within the United States…
war fought to achieve only specific goals rather than the tot…
George Kennan
an American diplomat who stressed the need to contain communism
Iron curtain
the border between the Soviet satellite states and Western Eu…
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US history
New england colonies
why did the new england colonies settle?
new england colonies economic activity:
Middle Colonies:
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
dependent on the ocean
New York Pennsylvania, New Jersey Delaware
New england colonies
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
why did the new england colonies settle?
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
44 terms
US History
Democracy
House of Burgesses... Mayflower Compact
Reasons for American Revolution
Mercantilism
People Power - Elected representatives... System of Government
Early form of Democracy
1- Separation from Home Country, people more self-sufficient…
Colonists supplied raw materials (lumber, cash crops) to home…
Democracy
People Power - Elected representatives... System of Government
House of Burgesses... Mayflower Compact
Early form of Democracy
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US History Unit 2
John Locke
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
George Washington
English philosopher who advocated the idea of a "social contr…
Revolutionary leader who wrote the pamphlet Common Sense (177…
He was a delegate from Virginia at the Second Continental Con…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
John Locke
English philosopher who advocated the idea of a "social contr…
Thomas Paine
Revolutionary leader who wrote the pamphlet Common Sense (177…
22 terms
US History Unit 1
John Locke
Montesquieu
Virginia House of Burgesses
Mayflower Compact
enlightenment philosopher who believed all people were born w…
Enlightenment philosopher- believed in separation of powers t…
1st representative assembly in the colonies; shows steps towa…
signed by Pilgrims on their way to colonies; agreed to govern…
John Locke
enlightenment philosopher who believed all people were born w…
Montesquieu
Enlightenment philosopher- believed in separation of powers t…
68 terms
US History Unit 1
reversal of Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Eisenhower's view of segregation
JFK
Black Panthers
Plessy v. Ferguson said that segregation was legal; Brown v.…
thought that states should handle it; reluctantly sent troops…
elected in 1960 and inspired Americans; president during Cuba…
Radical group of African Americans who wanted immediate equal…
reversal of Plessy v. Ferguson (1896)
Plessy v. Ferguson said that segregation was legal; Brown v.…
Eisenhower's view of segregation
thought that states should handle it; reluctantly sent troops…
US History Unit 1
John Locke
Montesquieu
Virginia House of Burgesses
Mayflower Compact
enlightenment philosopher who believed all people were born w…
Enlightenment philosopher- believed in separation of powers t…
1st representative assembly in the colonies; shows steps towa…
signed by Pilgrims on their way to colonies; agreed to govern…
John Locke
enlightenment philosopher who believed all people were born w…
Montesquieu
Enlightenment philosopher- believed in separation of powers t…
23 terms
unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
44 terms
US History Unit 1
Conquistador
Joint-stock companies
Jamestown
Bacon's Rebellion
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
the first colony in America, set up in 1607
Army of former indentured servants who were prevented from ex…
Conquistador
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
Joint-stock companies
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
37 terms
US History Unit 3
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Constitutional Convention
George Washington
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Shay's Rebellion
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
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US History Unit 2
Treaty of Paris 1763
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Intolerable Acts
Treaty between Britain, France, and Spain, which ended the Se…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
an act passed by the British Parliment in 1756 that raised re…
in response to Boston Tea Party, 4 acts passed in 1774, Port…
Treaty of Paris 1763
Treaty between Britain, France, and Spain, which ended the Se…
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
48 terms
Unit 1 US History
John Winthrop
Powhatan
William Penn
Roger Williams
led great immigration to New England, became 1st gov. of colony
Native American leader who John Smith befriended in an effort…
The King gave pensylvania, he wanted a place for the Quakers…
Said government shouldn't have power over religious matters f…
John Winthrop
led great immigration to New England, became 1st gov. of colony
Powhatan
Native American leader who John Smith befriended in an effort…
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US History Unit 2
Treaty of Paris 1763
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp Act
Intolerable Acts
Treaty between Britain, France, and Spain, which ended the Fr…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
an act passed by the British Parliment in 1756 that raised re…
in response to Boston Tea Party, 4 acts passed in 1774, Port…
Treaty of Paris 1763
Treaty between Britain, France, and Spain, which ended the Fr…
Proclamation of 1763
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
37 terms
US History Unit 4
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Constitutional Convention
George Washington
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
Meeting in 1787 of the elected representatives of the thirtee…
1st President of the United States; commander-in-chief of the…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Shay's Rebellion
Rebellion led by Daniel Shays of farmers in western Massachus…
40 terms
US History Unit I
Puritans/Pilgrims
Mayflower Compact
France settled...
England settled...
Protestants from England who wanted to "purify" the church. T…
1620 - 1st agreement of self government in America; a documen…
Parts of Canada and Central U.S.; Natives traded with them an…
The east coast of the United States, creating the 13 Colonies…
Puritans/Pilgrims
Protestants from England who wanted to "purify" the church. T…
Mayflower Compact
1620 - 1st agreement of self government in America; a documen…
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US History Unit #5B
New Deal Agencies
FDIC
Securities & Exchange Commition
Social Security Administration
government agencies created by Congress under the New Deal to…
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A federal guarantee of…
a governmental agency that was established in 1934 to protect…
A branch of the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services…
New Deal Agencies
government agencies created by Congress under the New Deal to…
FDIC
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A federal guarantee of…
35 terms
US History Unit 7
Laissez-Faire
NAACP
Assimilation
Push factor
The government allows free markets and competition I nthe eco…
Organization that used the courts to challenge laws that were…
The process by which people of one culture become part of ano…
Reasons that cause people to leave their native countries, ex…
Laissez-Faire
The government allows free markets and competition I nthe eco…
NAACP
Organization that used the courts to challenge laws that were…
12 terms
US History Unit 4B
Fourteen Points
Imperialism
Isolationism
Neutrality
A series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A policy of nonparticipation in international economic and po…
Policy of supporting neither side in a war
Fourteen Points
A series of proposals in which U.S. president Woodrow Wilson…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
12 terms
US History Unit 5
armistice
Jose Marti
protectorate
Rough Riders
agreement to stop fighting
Cuban rebel leader and poet who helped fight for independence…
small country protected and controlled by a larger one
special regiment of cavalry men
armistice
agreement to stop fighting
Jose Marti
Cuban rebel leader and poet who helped fight for independence…
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Unit 1: Revolution (US History)
Thomas Jefferson
Ben Franklin
Sam Adams
George Grenville
He was chosen to draft the Declaration of Independence
A writer, scientist, diplomat, political philosopher, and a p…
A member of the Sons of Liberty; he tried to stir public supp…
Appointed by King George III as the Prime Minister
Thomas Jefferson
He was chosen to draft the Declaration of Independence
Ben Franklin
A writer, scientist, diplomat, political philosopher, and a p…
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Honors US History Unit 1 Review
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
annexed (verb)
monarchy
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
to incorporate (territory) into the domain of a city, country…
supreme power or sovereignty held by a single person.
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
New Amsterdam
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
10 terms
US History Unit 8
McCarthyism
Rosa Parks
refugee
Alger Hiss
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
a person who flees to a foreign country
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
McCarthyism
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
Rosa Parks
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
US History Unit 2: The Constitution
Delegate
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
The New Jersey Plan
A person who is authorized to act as a representative for oth…
A supporter of the Constitution that created a federal system.
Someone who opposed the Constitution and feared a supreme cen…
A plan that proposed the States would have equal representati…
Delegate
A person who is authorized to act as a representative for oth…
Federalist
A supporter of the Constitution that created a federal system.
US History - Unit 1
indentured servant
triangular trade
Middle Passage
Phillis Wheatley
person who agreed to work without wages for a period of time…
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent sla…
the journey of slaves from Africa to the Americas, so called…
First African American female writer to be published in the U…
indentured servant
person who agreed to work without wages for a period of time…
triangular trade
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent sla…
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US History: Unit 3b
Abolition
Temperance/ Prohibition
Suffrage
Seneca Falls Convention (1848)
Movement to end the practice of slavery
Movement to make selling alcohol illegal
The right to vote
Convention organized by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia M…
Abolition
Movement to end the practice of slavery
Temperance/ Prohibition
Movement to make selling alcohol illegal
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US HISTORY
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
VIRGINIA HOUSE OF BURGESSES
SALUTARY NEGLECT
MERCANTILISM
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
An assembly of representatives who worked together with the g…
An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colon…
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
VIRGINIA HOUSE OF BURGESSES
An assembly of representatives who worked together with the g…
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Unit 3: US History: Imperialism
Imperialism
McKinley
Panama Canal
Hawaii Annexation
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to take over another…
President during the Spanish-American War. Annexed Hawaii, Ph…
Shortened the distance to travel (New York to San Francisco)…
In 1893, American settlers aided in the overthrow of the Hawa…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to take over another…
McKinley
President during the Spanish-American War. Annexed Hawaii, Ph…
86 terms
Us History Unit 1
quakers
indentured sevants
staple crop
cash crop
they didn't believe in violence, believed in equal voting rig…
individual who agreed to work without wages for a period of t…
a food or product that is basic and important in everyone's l…
crop grown for sale
quakers
they didn't believe in violence, believed in equal voting rig…
indentured sevants
individual who agreed to work without wages for a period of t…
US History- Unit 1 Terms
Conquistadors
Hernando Cortes
indentured servants
Jamestown
Spanish explorers looking for Gold and Silver
claimed Aztec lands for Spain in 1519, Aztecs thought he was…
colonists who received free passage to North America in excha…
Virginia company, first English settlement 1607
Conquistadors
Spanish explorers looking for Gold and Silver
Hernando Cortes
claimed Aztec lands for Spain in 1519, Aztecs thought he was…
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US History: Unit 3 Review
Boomtown
Homestead Act
Bonanza Farms
Dawes Act
This is a town undergoing rapid growth due to sudden prosperi…
This act encouraged people to move to lands west of the Missi…
These are very large farms in the United States performing la…
This was an act to assimilate Native Americans into the Ameri…
Boomtown
This is a town undergoing rapid growth due to sudden prosperi…
Homestead Act
This act encouraged people to move to lands west of the Missi…
28 terms
US History: Unit 1 Review
Puritans
Subsistence Farming
New England Resources
"The Holy Experiment"
These people were non-Anglicans who based their religion pure…
Since some areas of the colonies were too rocky to farm large…
Cod, mackerel, halibut, whale blubber, timber. Which colonies…
William Penn settled Pennsylvania conducting a trial in which…
Puritans
These people were non-Anglicans who based their religion pure…
Subsistence Farming
Since some areas of the colonies were too rocky to farm large…
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