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US History - United States States Map
South Carolina
North Carolina
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
North Carolina
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US History: United States History
Pre-Columbian Era
Jamestown
The Pequot War
Virginia Colony
Misnomer referring to the period in North America prior to Ch…
Founded in 1607 becoming the first permanent English settleme…
Sparked by the death of John Oldham in 1636. The Massachusett…
Founded 1607
Pre-Columbian Era
Misnomer referring to the period in North America prior to Ch…
Jamestown
Founded in 1607 becoming the first permanent English settleme…
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US History - United States
Charles Lindberg
Neutrality Laws
Loopholes
US Allies
Flew to World Fairs for public appearances / Nazi Sympathizer…
Created to stop country from participating in war
FDR wanted to help the allies / Congress tried to stop them
USSR / France / Great Britain / China
Charles Lindberg
Flew to World Fairs for public appearances / Nazi Sympathizer…
Neutrality Laws
Created to stop country from participating in war
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US History Ch 11 Postwar United States
GI bill
400,000
United Nations
Taft-Hartley Act
helped former soldiers go to college
the number of men and women the US lost in WWII
the main goal was to prevent wars
allowed employers to hire non-union members
GI bill
helped former soldiers go to college
400,000
the number of men and women the US lost in WWII
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United States of America- US History
Florida
North Carolina
South Carolina
Georgia
What state is this?... The Orange State
What state is this?... Scuppernong Grape State
What state is this?... Peach State #2
What state is this?... Peach State #1
Florida
What state is this?... The Orange State
North Carolina
What state is this?... Scuppernong Grape State
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US History; 50 States
Oregon
Washington
California
Idaho
Oregon
Washington
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US History | Panics! of the United States
Panic (Definition)
Panic of 1819
Panic of 1837
Panic of 1873
Sudden loss of public confidence in the financial markets.
Caused by heavy borrowing for the War of 1812; first major Am…
Caused by overspeculation and failure of Andrew Jackson's eco…
Caused by railroad bankruptcies and Ulysses S. Grant's moneta…
Panic (Definition)
Sudden loss of public confidence in the financial markets.
Panic of 1819
Caused by heavy borrowing for the War of 1812; first major Am…
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US History: The Creation of the United States
George Washington
Mt. Vernon
John and Abigail Adams
Alexander Hamilton
president of the Constitutional Convention
residence of the nation's first president
an early example of teamwork
an author of the Federalist Papers
George Washington
president of the Constitutional Convention
Mt. Vernon
residence of the nation's first president
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Origins of the United States - US History
Treaty of Paris (1763)
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
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- used the Appalachian Mountains as a boundary to keep the In…
- replaced Molasses Act of 1733, a tax on imported molasses w…
- British put taxes on everyday things, and to show you had p…
Treaty of Paris (1763)
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Proclamation of 1763
- used the Appalachian Mountains as a boundary to keep the In…
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US History- the United States in WWII
George Marshall
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
A. Philip Randolph
Manhattan Project
United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State…
U.S. army unit created during World War II to enable women to…
Pres. and founder of the organization of attendants of sleepi…
the U.S. program to develop an atomic bomb for use in World W…
George Marshall
United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State…
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
U.S. army unit created during World War II to enable women to…
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US History Unit 1 Birth of the United States of America
Paul Revere
Old North Church
militia
Patriot
American silversmith who had engraved famous scene of Boston…
two lanterns were hung here by Sons of Liberty to show to Pau…
normal citizens who take up weapons to fight for a cause. Eac…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
Paul Revere
American silversmith who had engraved famous scene of Boston…
Old North Church
two lanterns were hung here by Sons of Liberty to show to Pau…
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History of the US I - The United States Constitution
What period was the US Constitution cr…
What was the first meeting about creat…
How many states were represented at th…
Who was elected to preside over the Co…
1787-1789
the Annapolis Convention
5
George Washington
What period was the US Constitution cr…
1787-1789
What was the first meeting about creat…
the Annapolis Convention
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US History Unit 1 Birth of the United States of America
Paul Revere
Old North Church
militia
Patriot
American silversmith who had engraved famous scene of Boston…
two lanterns were hung here by Sons of Liberty to show to Pau…
normal citizens who take up weapons to fight for a cause. Eac…
American colonists who were determined to fight the British u…
Paul Revere
American silversmith who had engraved famous scene of Boston…
Old North Church
two lanterns were hung here by Sons of Liberty to show to Pau…
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US HISTORY- Industrialization Of The United States (Unit 2)
Bessemer Process
Entrepreneur
Laissez-Faire
Mass Production
a steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carb…
a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses,…
a policy or attitude of letting things take their own course,…
the method of producing goods in large quantities at low cost…
Bessemer Process
a steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carb…
Entrepreneur
a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses,…
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US History United States Map Quiz
Minnesota
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Saint Paul
Montgomery
Juneau
Phoenix
Minnesota
Saint Paul
Alabama
Montgomery
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US History-Chapter 17: The United States in WWII
George Marshall
A Philip Randolph
Manhattan Project
Office of Price Administration (OPA)
Army Chief of Staff during WWII; calls for women's corps
Head of Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
Develops atomic bombs
Government organization that freezes prices; fights inflation
George Marshall
Army Chief of Staff during WWII; calls for women's corps
A Philip Randolph
Head of Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters
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US History Test: Central United States
Montana
Wyoming
Colorado
New Mexico
Helena
Cheyenne
Denver
Santa Fe
Montana
Helena
Wyoming
Cheyenne
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US HISTORY-UNITED STATES HISTORY REVIEW
THE UNITED STATES:FROM WORLD WAR II TO…
An individual or group under _________…
To observe closely or to be watchful i…
In what four ways did Hitler break the…
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surveillance
surveillance
built up Germany's military... invaded Poland... invaded Austria... in…
THE UNITED STATES:FROM WORLD WAR II TO…
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An individual or group under _________…
surveillance
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US History: #8 United States, World Power
According to Alfred Thayer Mahan, what…
Describe the "Open door" policy.
Describe the results of the Spanish Am…
Explain the cause of Panic of 1893, an…
A strong navy
all countries secured the right to trade with China.
US annexed former spanish colonies of Philippines, Guam, and…
The Panic of 1893 was a Stock Market collapse-4 yr depression…
According to Alfred Thayer Mahan, what…
A strong navy
Describe the "Open door" policy.
all countries secured the right to trade with China.
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US VA HISTORY: The United States of America
French and Indian War
John Locke
Appalachian Mountains
The Declaration of Independence
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
The Declaration of Independence were based of his writings in…
A mountain system in eastern North America extending from sou…
The formal statement written by Thomas Jefferson declaring th…
French and Indian War
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
John Locke
The Declaration of Independence were based of his writings in…
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US History: McCann: Labeling of the United States
Texas
Oklahoma
Kansas
Nebraska
Texas
Oklahoma
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us history vocab 8b- Modern United States
G.I. Bill ... of 1944
Interstate Highway ... Act of 1956
Television
Baby-Boom
legislation that provided aid to WWII soldiers returning home…
legislation during the Eisenhower Administration to build hig…
main media device of the 1950s
period after WWII in which returning soldiers began to marry…
G.I. Bill ... of 1944
legislation that provided aid to WWII soldiers returning home…
Interstate Highway ... Act of 1956
legislation during the Eisenhower Administration to build hig…
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US History Test: Midwestern United States
Minnesota
Iowa
Missouri
Wisconsin
Saint Paul
Des Moines
Jefferson City
Madison
Minnesota
Saint Paul
Iowa
Des Moines
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US History vocab 8a- Modern United States
Brown v. Board of ... Education (1954)
Martin Luther ... King Jr.
Malcolm X
Thurgood ... Marshall
landmark case in the civil rights movement in the U.S.; Supre…
Prominent figure of the Civil Rights movement in the U.S.; Ba…
Prominent figure of the Civil Rights movement in the U.S.; me…
prominent lawyer during the Civil Rights movement in the U.S.…
Brown v. Board of ... Education (1954)
landmark case in the civil rights movement in the U.S.; Supre…
Martin Luther ... King Jr.
Prominent figure of the Civil Rights movement in the U.S.; Ba…
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US History vocab 9- Contemporary United States
Reaganomics
War on Drugs
Strategic Defense Initiative (1983)
Invasion of Grenada (1983)
​nickname for the economic policies implemented by 40th U.S.…
initiative begun in the 1970s and became stronger in the 1980…
developed during U.S. President Reagan's administration; also…
during U.S. President Ronald Reagan's administration; Prime m…
Reaganomics
​nickname for the economic policies implemented by 40th U.S.…
War on Drugs
initiative begun in the 1970s and became stronger in the 1980…
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US History: The Constitution of the United States of America
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
A principle of Government that is the belief that people are…
A principle of Government in which the constitution limits ac…
A principle of Government that divides power between three br…
A principle of Government in which each branch is given the a…
Popular Sovereignty
A principle of Government that is the belief that people are…
Limited Government
A principle of Government in which the constitution limits ac…
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The United States Constitution US History EOC
what influenced the US Constitution?
Magna Carta 1215
English Bill of Rights(1687)
Declaration of Independence(1776)
Magna Carta(1215), English Bill of Rights(1687), Declaration…
Limited the king's powers; provided trial by jury
Influenced the Constitution by forbidding cruel and unusual p…
lists unalienable rights; life, liberty, and pursuit of happi…
what influenced the US Constitution?
Magna Carta(1215), English Bill of Rights(1687), Declaration…
Magna Carta 1215
Limited the king's powers; provided trial by jury
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Ten Climate Regions of The United States US HISTORY
Marine climate
Mediterranean climate
Highland (alpine) climate
Desert
Location: Southern Alaska to Northern California... Characterist…
Location: Most of California... Characteristics: Mild, wet winte…
Location: Cascades, Sierra Nevada, and Rocky Mountains... Charac…
Location: Most of southwestern United States... Characteristics:…
Marine climate
Location: Southern Alaska to Northern California... Characterist…
Mediterranean climate
Location: Most of California... Characteristics: Mild, wet winte…
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ABEKA United States (US) History, Heritage of Freedom - Chapter 12
Francis Asbury
Peter Cartwright
James McGready
Charles G. Finney
English Methodist preacher sent by John Wesley to America in…
one of the best-remembered circuit riders of the 1800s; preac…
Presbyterian preacher from North Carolina who brought revival…
best-known evangelist of the Second Great Awakening
Francis Asbury
English Methodist preacher sent by John Wesley to America in…
Peter Cartwright
one of the best-remembered circuit riders of the 1800s; preac…
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AP US History States
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Alabama
Alaska
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United States Map Quiz (Honors US History Brown)
Florida (FL)
Georgia (GA)
Alabama (AL)
Mississippi (MS)
Florida (FL)
Georgia (GA)
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United States - USE FOR STATES TEST
New York
Alabama
Maine
New Hampshire
New York
Alabama
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Accelerated US History: The Formation of the United States
Seven Years' War
Treaty of Paris
Stamp Act
Albany Congress
Who: Great Britain (and Prussia) and France (Austria and Russ…
Who: France and Britain... What: France surrendered to Britain i…
1765-1766... Required heavy tax stamps on most printed material…
1754... Board of Trade ordered delegates from colonies and Iroq…
Seven Years' War
Who: Great Britain (and Prussia) and France (Austria and Russ…
Treaty of Paris
Who: France and Britain... What: France surrendered to Britain i…
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AP United States History - US Government
Treason
Appellate Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Judicial Branch
XXX
The authority of a court to review the decisions of inferior…
The court in which a case is heard firsthand
part of the government that decides if laws are carried out f…
Treason
XXX
Appellate Jurisdiction
The authority of a court to review the decisions of inferior…
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US History States and Capitals
Delaware
Maryland
New Jersey
Connecticut
Dover
Annapolis
Trenton
Hartford
Delaware
Dover
Maryland
Annapolis
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Accelerated US History: The Formation of the United States
Seven Years' War
Treaty of Paris
Stamp Act
Albany Congress
Who: Great Britain (and Prussia) and France (Austria and Russ…
Who: France and Britain... What: France surrendered to Britain i…
1765-1766... Required heavy tax stamps on most printed material…
1754... Board of Trade ordered delegates from colonies and Iroq…
Seven Years' War
Who: Great Britain (and Prussia) and France (Austria and Russ…
Treaty of Paris
Who: France and Britain... What: France surrendered to Britain i…
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US History Test: Southern United States
Virginia
Arkansas
Tennessee
North Carolina
Richmond
Little Rock
Nashville
Raleigh
Virginia
Richmond
Arkansas
Little Rock
13 terms
US History Unit 4 Colonial Regions' States
New Hampshire
Massachusetts
Rhode Island
Connecticut
New England Colonies
New England Colonies
New England Colonies
New England Colonies
New Hampshire
New England Colonies
Massachusetts
New England Colonies
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US History The Constitution of The United States of America
Legislative (Congress)
Legislative (Congress)
Legislative (Congress)
House of Represntaives
Makes Laws (majority vote)
Can override veto (2/3 vote)
Declares war
25 years old
Legislative (Congress)
Makes Laws (majority vote)
Legislative (Congress)
Can override veto (2/3 vote)
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PAP US HISTORY: The United States Constitution
Bicameral
When are the general elections held?
Terms of office for House of Represent…
Terms of office for Senate
congress legislature; 2 houses The Senate and House of Repres…
Every two years
2 years
6 years
Bicameral
congress legislature; 2 houses The Senate and House of Repres…
When are the general elections held?
Every two years
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The Presidents of the United States- US History Honors
1
2
3
4
George Washington... 1789-1797
John Adams... 1797-1801
Thomas Jefferson... 1801-1809
James Madison ... 1809-1817
1
George Washington... 1789-1797
2
John Adams... 1797-1801
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The United States in WWII US History Honors Notes
What saying helped people keep going?
How long does the US have to train the…
Who provides for the military?
What were women needed for?
"remember pearl harbor"
8 weeks because they were already in war
G.I.... Government Issue
nurses, secretary, flying planes
What saying helped people keep going?
"remember pearl harbor"
How long does the US have to train the…
8 weeks because they were already in war
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US History Constitution of the United States Test
Seperation of powers
Reasosning for seperarion or powers
Balance of powers
Checks and balances
Legislative, executive, and judicical branches all had differ…
To keep the power away from one person (didn't want a king) a…
Giving equal power to the three branches
System where each branch of government has the power to limit…
Seperation of powers
Legislative, executive, and judicical branches all had differ…
Reasosning for seperarion or powers
To keep the power away from one person (didn't want a king) a…
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US history united states and the world test
Louisiana Purchase
Purchase of florida
Mexican American War
spanish american war
US bought Louisiana from France in 1803
US bought Florida from Spain in 1819
After the war, the US got the territories Texas, Utah, New Me…
Guam and Puerto Rico became territories after this
Louisiana Purchase
US bought Louisiana from France in 1803
Purchase of florida
US bought Florida from Spain in 1819
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DUAL US History - Contemporary United States
Democratic Candidate in 1980?
Republican Candidate in 1980?
Major issues in Election of 1980?
a) Name of new economic policy support…
Jimmy Carter
Ronald Reagan
Iran Hostage Crisis and the Recession
a) Supply Side Economics (Reaganomics)... b) Tax cuts and smalle…
Democratic Candidate in 1980?
Jimmy Carter
Republican Candidate in 1980?
Ronald Reagan
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US History 50 states
washington
oregon
california
nevada
washington
oregon
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RAH US History, Chapter 17, The United States in World War II
George Marshall
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
A Philip Randolph
Office of Price Administration (OPA)
Named chief of staff when World War II began in 1939, Marshal…
US Army unit created during WWII to serve in non combat posit…
most respected African American labor leader who organized a…
* Fought inflation by freezing wages, prices and rents... * Rati…
George Marshall
Named chief of staff when World War II began in 1939, Marshal…
Women's Auxiliary Army Corps (WAAC)
US Army unit created during WWII to serve in non combat posit…
50 States US History
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Alabama
Alaska
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US History - States - MidTerms 2016
The first traffic signal was introduce…
"Jazz" the music of the decade started…
Babe Ruth, the Sultan of Swat, was the…
Al Capone and his torgedoes conrolled…
OHIO
LOUISIANA
NEW YORK
ILLINOIS
The first traffic signal was introduce…
OHIO
"Jazz" the music of the decade started…
LOUISIANA
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US History Chapter 26 - The United States In Today's World
William Jefferson Clinton
H. Ross Perot
Hillary Rodham Clinton
NAFTA
Governor of Arkansas that became the first member of the baby…
A third-party candidate in the election of 1992 - He was a te…
A skilled lawyer and child-welfare advocate who was appointed…
The North American Free Trade Agreement - a 1993 treaty that…
William Jefferson Clinton
Governor of Arkansas that became the first member of the baby…
H. Ross Perot
A third-party candidate in the election of 1992 - He was a te…
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