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American Revolution AP US History
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohibited colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mo…
French and Indian War
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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3. American Revolution (HDHS AP US History)
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 11
Thomas Jefferson
William Marbury
Napoleon Bonaparte
Zebulon Pike
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
French Leader from 1799 to 1815. Was ambitious: wanted to dom…
A pioneer who explored the Louisiana territory between 1805 -…
Thomas Jefferson
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
William Marbury
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
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US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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AP US History "The American Pageant"- Chapter 12
William Henry Harrison
Francis Scott Key
Andrew Jackson
Washington Irving
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837), who a…
Author, diplomat, wrote The Sketch Book, which included "Rip…
William Henry Harrison
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
Francis Scott Key
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
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AP US History: American Pageant Ch 16
"Peculiar Institution"
"clay-eaters"
Frederick Douglass
William T. Johnson
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
poor slaveless Southern whites who were reduced to eating cla…
Self-Educated Slave; Escaped in 1838; Became best-known Aboli…
Mulatto free slave who owned slaves himself; known as the "Ba…
"Peculiar Institution"
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
"clay-eaters"
poor slaveless Southern whites who were reduced to eating cla…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 6
George Washington
Samuel de Champlain
Robert de La Salle
William Pitt
Virginian general. He fought in the French and Indian War, an…
He was a French explorer who sailed to the West Indies, Mexic…
He was responsible for naming Louisiana. He was the first Eur…
English statesman who brought the Seven Years' War to an end…
George Washington
Virginian general. He fought in the French and Indian War, an…
Samuel de Champlain
He was a French explorer who sailed to the West Indies, Mexic…
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AP US History: The American Pageant Chapter 9
Virgina Statue for religious revolution
Abigail Adams
Republican Motherhood
John Singleton Copley
Law that gave people in Virgina freedom of worship and freedo…
John Adam's wife, she appealed to her husband to protect the…
it elevated women as keepers of the national conscience becau…
American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Ha…
Virgina Statue for religious revolution
Law that gave people in Virgina freedom of worship and freedo…
Abigail Adams
John Adam's wife, she appealed to her husband to protect the…
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US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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Ch 7 AP US History: American Pageant
John Hancock
Lord North
Gaspee incident
George Grenville
President of the Continental Congress; first to sign the decl…
British Prime Minister during revolution. He had passed the C…
The burning of the British naval cutter, the Gaspée by the ci…
British Prime Minister that believed in strict enforcement of…
John Hancock
President of the Continental Congress; first to sign the decl…
Lord North
British Prime Minister during revolution. He had passed the C…
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AP US History American Revolution
George Washington
Continental army
William Howe
Hessians
commander in-chief of Continental army
military force of the Americans in the Revolutionary War
British general who won the Battle of Long Island and occupie…
mercenaries from German states
George Washington
commander in-chief of Continental army
Continental army
military force of the Americans in the Revolutionary War
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US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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American Revolution AP US History
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
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AP US History American Revolution
Proclamation of 1763
Townshend Duties
Stamp Act of 1765
Sugar Act of 1764
•forbid settlements past Appalachian mountains
•indirect taxation on lead, paper, tea, paint, and other impo…
•passed by British parliament that stated American colonists…
•passed by British parliament that stated American colonists…
Proclamation of 1763
•forbid settlements past Appalachian mountains
Townshend Duties
•indirect taxation on lead, paper, tea, paint, and other impo…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 12
Henry Clay
Francis Scott Key
John C. Calhoun
John Quincy Adams
United States politician responsible for the Missouri Comprom…
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, limited…
Secretary of State, He served as sixth president under Monroe…
Henry Clay
United States politician responsible for the Missouri Comprom…
Francis Scott Key
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
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American Revolution AP US History
George Washington
Benedict Arnold
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
Commander in Chief of the Continental Army. Chosen because he…
General during the American Revolution who originally fought…
Radical English American who was the author of the 1776 pamph…
Virginian who was an American Founding Father and author of t…
George Washington
Commander in Chief of the Continental Army. Chosen because he…
Benedict Arnold
General during the American Revolution who originally fought…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 6
George Washington
Samuel de Champlain
Robert de La Salle
William Pitt
Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Ve…
Samuel de Champlain was a French explorer who sailed to the W…
Robert de La Salle was responsible for naming Louisiana. He w…
English statesman who brought the Seven Years' War to an end…
George Washington
Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Ve…
Samuel de Champlain
Samuel de Champlain was a French explorer who sailed to the W…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 11
Thomas Jefferson
William Marbury
Napoleon Bonaparte
Zebulon Pike
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
French Leader from 1799 to 1815. Was ambitious: wanted to dom…
A pioneer who explored the Louisiana territory between 1805 -…
Thomas Jefferson
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
William Marbury
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 7
Samuel Adams
John Hancock
Lord North
George Grenville
Often called the "Penman of the Revolution" He was a Master p…
Nicknamed "King of the Smugglers" ; He was a wealthy Massachu…
1770's-1782 King George III's stout prime minister (governor…
George Grenville was the British Prime Minister from 1763-176…
Samuel Adams
Often called the "Penman of the Revolution" He was a Master p…
John Hancock
Nicknamed "King of the Smugglers" ; He was a wealthy Massachu…
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US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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AP US History (The American Colonies)
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 US History:American Pageant Chapter 14
Eli Whitney
Elias Howe/ Isaac Singer
Cyrus McCormick
Cyrus Field
He was a mechanical genius that graduated from Yale.While in…
United States inventor who built early sewing machines and wo…
Born in Rockbridge County, Virginia on 1809, he was very inte…
American businessman who laid the first telegraph wire across…
Eli Whitney
He was a mechanical genius that graduated from Yale.While in…
Elias Howe/ Isaac Singer
United States inventor who built early sewing machines and wo…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 5
Jonathon Edwards
Benjamin Franklin
Michel-Guillame de Crevecour
Phillis Wheatley
He was an American theologian and Congregational clergyman, w…
He owned a successful printing and publishing company in Phil…
French settler on America in the 1770's; he posed the questio…
a slave girl who became a poet. At age eight, she was brought…
Jonathon Edwards
He was an American theologian and Congregational clergyman, w…
Benjamin Franklin
He owned a successful printing and publishing company in Phil…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 10
John Adams
John Jay
Talleyrand
Henry Knox
A Federalist who was Vice President under Washington in 1789,…
Chief Justice of the United States; in 1794 George Washington…
foreign minister; In 1797, Adams sent a diplomatic commission…
was the first secretary of war; came to power in 1789; was th…
John Adams
A Federalist who was Vice President under Washington in 1789,…
John Jay
Chief Justice of the United States; in 1794 George Washington…
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AP US History: American Pageant Ch 16
"Peculiar Institution"
"Cottonocracy"
John C. Calhoun
Jefferson Davis
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
Name for Wealthy Planters who made their money from cotton in…
7th Vice President of the United States and a leading Souther…
US Senator (D-MS) / Served as President of the Confederate St…
"Peculiar Institution"
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
"Cottonocracy"
Name for Wealthy Planters who made their money from cotton in…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 13
Martin Van Buren
Stephen Austin
Santa Anna
John Tyler
Served as secretary of state during Andrew Jackson's first te…
Original settler of Texas, granted land from Mexico on condit…
Mexican general who tried to crush the Texas revolt and who l…
elected Vice President and became the 10th President of the U…
Martin Van Buren
Served as secretary of state during Andrew Jackson's first te…
Stephen Austin
Original settler of Texas, granted land from Mexico on condit…
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Ch 8 AP US History: American Pageant
Second Continental Congress
Single most important action of Second…
Ethan Allen and Benedict Arnold
Bunker Hill
Met in Philadelphia on May 10, 1775. Represented all 13 colon…
Electing George Washington to head improvised army besieging…
Captured Fort Ticonderoga and Crown Point, securing a store o…
June 1775 the colonists seized a hill. The British blundered…
Second Continental Congress
Met in Philadelphia on May 10, 1775. Represented all 13 colon…
Single most important action of Second…
Electing George Washington to head improvised army besieging…
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AP US History -- The "American System"
blood sports
cult of domesticity
minstrelsy
Stephen Foster
popular form of amusement involving Irish and English immigra…
social ideas to keep women at home
white performers made up as blacks reinforcing stereotypes
wrote popular minstrel songs
blood sports
popular form of amusement involving Irish and English immigra…
cult of domesticity
social ideas to keep women at home
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AP US History Chapter 18 American Pageant
popular sovreignty
Free Soil party
California gold rush
Underground Railroad
This idea was employed with the territory of Mexican Cession.…
As the issue of slavery was largely ignored by both the Whigs…
This describes the influx of tens of thousands of people to C…
This network of informal "stations" (antislavery homes) runni…
popular sovreignty
This idea was employed with the territory of Mexican Cession.…
Free Soil party
As the issue of slavery was largely ignored by both the Whigs…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 2
Lord De La Warr
Pocahontas
Powahatan
Handsome Lake
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
Chief of the Powhatan Indians- father of Pocahantas
A Seneca, who led the most important revivalism among Native…
Lord De La Warr
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Pocahontas
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
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Chapter 3 AP US History American Pageant
Predestination
Conversion
Puritans
Separatists
Calvinist doctrine that God has foreordained some people to b…
Intense religious experience that confirmed an individual's p…
English Protestant reformers who sought to purify the Church…
Small group of Puritans who sought to break away entirely fro…
Predestination
Calvinist doctrine that God has foreordained some people to b…
Conversion
Intense religious experience that confirmed an individual's p…
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AP US History Chapter 17 American Pageant
Tariff of 1842
Caroline
Creole
Aroostook War
After two proposed protective tariffs, John Tyler approved th…
This US ship was attacked on the Niagara River by Britain in…
This US ship was captured by Virginia slaves who were later g…
The Maine boundary dispute brought about this small lumberjac…
Tariff of 1842
After two proposed protective tariffs, John Tyler approved th…
Caroline
This US ship was attacked on the Niagara River by Britain in…
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AP US History Chapter 19 American Pageant
Uncle Tom's Cabin
The Impending Crisis of the South
New England Emigrant Aid Company
Lecompton Constitution
Written by Harriet Beecher Stowe, this novel embodied the mor…
Another antislavery book, written by Hinton R. Helper, filled…
This abolitionist organization funded over 2,000 people enter…
Created in 1857 by the proslavery government in Kansas, this…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Written by Harriet Beecher Stowe, this novel embodied the mor…
The Impending Crisis of the South
Another antislavery book, written by Hinton R. Helper, filled…
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AP US History American Pageant Chapter 23
Ulyssess S. Grant
Tweed Ring
Credit Mobilier Scandal
Horace Greeley
Former Union General, Republican presidential candidate 1868,…
Example of corrupt business in the Gilded Age, headed by "Bos…
Railroad company bribed Congressmen to ignore their corrupt w…
Liberal Republican presidential candidate 1872, said he would…
Ulyssess S. Grant
Former Union General, Republican presidential candidate 1868,…
Tweed Ring
Example of corrupt business in the Gilded Age, headed by "Bos…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 5
Jonathan Edwards
Benjamin Franklin
Michel-Guillaume de Crevecoeur
George Whitefield
American theologian whose sermons and writings stimulated the…
One of the few Americans who was highly respected in Europe,…
A French settler who posed the classic question on the racial…
Masterful orator, rekindled the religiousness of the colonies…
Jonathan Edwards
American theologian whose sermons and writings stimulated the…
Benjamin Franklin
One of the few Americans who was highly respected in Europe,…
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AP US History: American Pageant Ch 15
Age of Reason
Deism
Unitarians
Second Great Awakening
Written by Thomas Paine. Declared that all churches "were set…
18th Century Religious Doctrine; Emphasized reasoned moral be…
Believe in a Unitary Deity, reject the Divinity of Christ, Em…
Religious revival characterized by emotional mass "camp meeti…
Age of Reason
Written by Thomas Paine. Declared that all churches "were set…
Deism
18th Century Religious Doctrine; Emphasized reasoned moral be…
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AP US History "The American Pageant"- Chapter 12
William Henry Harrison
Francis Scott Key
Andrew Jackson
Washington Irving
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837), who a…
Author, diplomat, wrote The Sketch Book, which included "Rip…
William Henry Harrison
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
Francis Scott Key
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
52 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 2
Lord De La Warr
Pocahontas
Powahatan
Handsome Lake
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
Chief of the Powhatan Indians- father of Pocahantas
A Seneca, who led the most important revivalism among Native…
Lord De La Warr
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Pocahontas
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
32 terms
US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
23 terms
AP US History Chapter 16 American Pageant
West Africa Squadron
breakers
black belt
responsorial
group organized by the British Royal Navy meant to capture sl…
a term used to describe the white overseers who were given st…
a term used to describe the area in the Deep South where Afri…
a style of preaching developed by African-Americans based off…
West Africa Squadron
group organized by the British Royal Navy meant to capture sl…
breakers
a term used to describe the white overseers who were given st…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
51 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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Chapter 2 AP US History American Pageant
Protestant Reformation
Roanoke Island (1585)
Spanish Armada
Primogeniture
Movement to reform the Catholic Church launched in Germany by…
Sir Walter Raleigh's failed colonial settlement off the coast…
Spanish fleet defeated in the English Channel in 1588. The de…
The legal principle that the oldest son inherits all family p…
Protestant Reformation
Movement to reform the Catholic Church launched in Germany by…
Roanoke Island (1585)
Sir Walter Raleigh's failed colonial settlement off the coast…
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AP US History American Pagent Ch. 5
Population Characteristics of Colonies
Education:
The Great Awakening
George Whitefield
Average age of colonists 16... Demographics: ... Mortality Rates:... N…
William and Mary: established in Williamsburg, Virginia in 16…
religious revival in the 1730-40s, helped by Jonathan Edwards…
succeeded John Wesley as leader of Calvinist Methodists in Ox…
Population Characteristics of Colonies
Average age of colonists 16... Demographics: ... Mortality Rates:... N…
Education:
William and Mary: established in Williamsburg, Virginia in 16…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 2
Lord De La Warr
Pocahontas
Powahatan
Handsome Lake
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
Chief of the Powhatan Indians- father of Pocahantas
A Seneca, who led the most important revivalism among Native…
Lord De La Warr
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Pocahontas
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
52 terms
AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 2
Lord De La Warr
Pocahontas
Powahatan
Handsome Lake
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
Chief of the Powhatan Indians- father of Pocahantas
A Seneca, who led the most important revivalism among Native…
Lord De La Warr
New governor of Jamestown who arrived in 1610, immediately im…
Pocahontas
Indian princess, daughter of Powhatan; friend to Jamestown se…
50 terms
AP US History (The American Colonies)
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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