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US 2 Chapter 12
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Satellite
Containment
A conflict between countries , with no actual fighting
A barrier of secrecy that kept Soviet-controlled nations apar…
A nation controlled by another country
A policy of preventing a country from expanding its power
Cold War
A conflict between countries , with no actual fighting
Iron Curtain
A barrier of secrecy that kept Soviet-controlled nations apar…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Herbert Hoover
speculation
Black Tuesday
business cycle
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
October 29, 1929, when stock prices fell sharply in the Great…
periodic growth and contraction of the economy
Herbert Hoover
31st President of the United States, Republican candidate who…
speculation
practice of making high-risk investments in hopes of obtainin…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
Cost-Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
Cargo Ships- made in Richmond Rosie the Riverters
Determined who got what for the war- controlled all military…
Cost-Plus Contracts
Government incentive to pay cost plus a percent in order to e…
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Goverment agency that gave money to business that made things…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Texas
Stephen Austin
Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
Known as the Father of Texas, led the second and ultimately s…
A Mexican general and dictator, who dominated Mexican politic…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Texas
The Republic of Texas was an independent nation, it's annexat…
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US I: Chapter 12
Rural
Labor Unions
Mechanic
Textile
Places well outside of cities
Group of workers trying to bring about change in working cond…
Someone skilled in working with machines
Fabric or cloth
Rural
Places well outside of cities
Labor Unions
Group of workers trying to bring about change in working cond…
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
Panic of 1857
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
Financial crash which sharply lowered Midwest farmers prices…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Elias Howe
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
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Chapter 12 - US History
FDR
public works
fireside chats
Eleanor Roosevelt
32nd President of the United States
structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks)…
informal talks given by FDR over the radio; sat by White Hous…
FDR's Wife and New Deal supporter. Was a great supporter of c…
FDR
32nd President of the United States
public works
structures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks)…
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US HISTORY Chapter 12
Militarism
Kaiser
Plebiscite
Emancipation
Reliance on military strength
German for "caesar," the title of emperors of the Second Germ…
A popular vote
The act of setting free
Militarism
Reliance on military strength
Kaiser
German for "caesar," the title of emperors of the Second Germ…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
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US History chapter 12
Benjamin Franklin
Clermont
"What God hath wrought"
Canal
Man who helped organize a working postal system for the US
First commercially successful steamboat
First message carried across public telegraph wires
Beginning in 1825 a person could now go from New York city to…
Benjamin Franklin
Man who helped organize a working postal system for the US
Clermont
First commercially successful steamboat
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Chapter 12: US History
nativism
isolationism
communism
anarchists
suspicion of foreign born people
pulling away from world affairs
an economic system that supports government control over prop…
people who are opposed to any form of government
nativism
suspicion of foreign born people
isolationism
pulling away from world affairs
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US-Chapter 12 Vocab
social reform
predestination
revival
temperance movement
organized attempts to improve conditions of life
the idea that God decided the fate of a person's soul even be…
a huge outdoor religion meeting
an organized effort to end alcohol abuse and the problems cre…
social reform
organized attempts to improve conditions of life
predestination
the idea that God decided the fate of a person's soul even be…
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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US History - Chapter 12
James Fenimore Cooper
Walt Whitman
Herman Melville
Edgar Allen Poe
The first great American novelist... Most famous as the author o…
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
Wrote Moby Dick (1851) Took place on a whaling ship the hero…
Wrote many poems and short stories, many of them were quite m…
James Fenimore Cooper
The first great American novelist... Most famous as the author o…
Walt Whitman
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
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US History Chapter 12:
Franklin D. Roosevelt
polio
relief program
1 out of every 10
Vocabulary:... ______________________- elected president 4 times…
Roosevelt was stricken with ___________ and it left him witho…
As governor of New York in 1929, Roosevelt launched a groundb…
By 1932, Roosevelt's program had provided help to ___________…
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Vocabulary:... ______________________- elected president 4 times…
polio
Roosevelt was stricken with ___________ and it left him witho…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Herbert Hoover
Great Depression
Hooverville
Douglas MacArthur
Accomplished public servant who became President in 1929
Period Lasting from 1929 to 1941 in which the US economy falt…
Term used to describe makeshift shanty towns set up by homele…
US General called upon by President Hoover who ordered troops…
Herbert Hoover
Accomplished public servant who became President in 1929
Great Depression
Period Lasting from 1929 to 1941 in which the US economy falt…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
Cost-Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Government pays for the cost plus a percent
Gave money to business that made things for the war
Cargo Ships
Determined who got what for the war
Cost-Plus Contracts
Government pays for the cost plus a percent
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Gave money to business that made things for the war
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US Government Chapter 12
Speaker of the House:
President of the Senate:
President Pro Tempore:
Party Caucus:
by far the most important and powerful within the halls of Co…
the Senate's presiding officer (Vice President)
serves in the Vice President's absence
closed meeting of the members of each party in each house
Speaker of the House:
by far the most important and powerful within the halls of Co…
President of the Senate:
the Senate's presiding officer (Vice President)
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US history chapter 12
reconstruction
1865 to 1877
reconstruction
lincoln
the period of time, rebuilding after the civil war
the years of reconstruction
the process the federal gov't used to readmit the confederate…
his 2nd inaugural address, "with malice toward none, with cha…
reconstruction
the period of time, rebuilding after the civil war
1865 to 1877
the years of reconstruction
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US2: Chapter 12
14th Amendment
black codes
Freedmen's Bureau
15th Amendment
guaranteed equality under the law for all citizens
laws that limited the rights of African Americans
goal was to provide food, clothing, healthcare and education…
forbid any state from denying suffrage (voting rights) on the…
14th Amendment
guaranteed equality under the law for all citizens
black codes
laws that limited the rights of African Americans
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GVHS AP US History Chapter 12 vocabulary
Transcontinental Railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
An 1854 treaty that, in the wake of a show of military force…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
Transcontinental Railroad
The railway line completed on May 10, 1869, that connected th…
protective tariff
A tax or duty on foreign producers of goods coming into or im…
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US History Chapter 12
Official forgiveness of a crime
term for a northern Republican who mov…
act of formally charging an official w…
farmer who grows a crop on someone els…
pardon
carpetbagger
impeach
sharecropper
Official forgiveness of a crime
pardon
term for a northern Republican who mov…
carpetbagger
US History Vocabulary Chapter 12
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
Radical Republicans
Thaddeus Stevens
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
one of the congressional Republicans who, after the Civil War…
one of the leaders of the Radical Republicans; a representati…
Andrew Johnson
successor to Abraham Lincoln as president
Reconstruction
the period during which the United States began to rebuild af…
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Chapter 12 Land Use Conflict
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
CONFLICT
BIODIVERSITY
CARBON-OXYGEN CYCLE
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
arguments
the variety of plants and animals living in one area. This is…
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
natives of an area who have been conquered or dominated by ot…
CONFLICT
arguments
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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chapter 12 us history
Rural
Labor union
mechanic
texttile
relating to places well outside of cities
a group of workers trying to bring about change in working co…
someone skilled in working with machines
fabric or cloth
Rural
relating to places well outside of cities
Labor union
a group of workers trying to bring about change in working co…
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US History: Chapter 12- The Jackson Era
favorite son
plurality
majority
mudslinging
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
greater than half of a total number of something
a method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
favorite son
a candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
plurality
the largest number of something, but less than a majority
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US History Chapter 12
What the name for the idea that Americ…
Who went to Idaho as missionaries to t…
Who went to the Oregon Territory as mi…
Who led the first American settlers in…
Manifest Destiny
Henry and Eliza Spalding
Marcus and Narcissa Whitman
Stephen F. Austin
What the name for the idea that Americ…
Manifest Destiny
Who went to Idaho as missionaries to t…
Henry and Eliza Spalding
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US History Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Favorite Son
Plurality
Majority
Mudslinging
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
Greater than half of a total number of something
A method in election campaigns that uses gossip and lies to m…
Favorite Son
A candidate for national office who has support mostly from h…
Plurality
The largest number of something, but less than a majority
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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US Chapter 12
Edwin Drake
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
George Westinghouse
He drilled America's first oil well in Titusville, PA
Inventor of the telephone
Inventor of the light bulb and the phonograph
Invented an air-brake system for railroads
Edwin Drake
He drilled America's first oil well in Titusville, PA
Alexander Graham Bell
Inventor of the telephone
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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Chapter 12: Using Energy
spectrum
What do two metals that can push or pu…
alternating current
What is caused when objects rub togeth…
the band of color in a rainbow
magnetism
electric current that rapidly changes directions
static electricity
spectrum
the band of color in a rainbow
What do two metals that can push or pu…
magnetism
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 12
gross national product
laissez faire
entrepreneur
Thomas Alva Edison
total value of goods and services produced by a country durin…
policy that government should interfere as little as possible…
one who organizes, manages, and assumes the risks of a busine…
greatest inventor of his time; invented the phonograph, elect…
gross national product
total value of goods and services produced by a country durin…
laissez faire
policy that government should interfere as little as possible…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Andrew Johnson
Thaddeus Stevens
black codes
impeach
The 17th president of the United States, this individual was…
A Radical Republican leader who advocated for African America…
the discriminatory laws passed throughout the post-Civil War…
to formally charge an official with misconduct in office. The…
Andrew Johnson
The 17th president of the United States, this individual was…
Thaddeus Stevens
A Radical Republican leader who advocated for African America…
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Honors US Chapter 12
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
Proclamation of Amnesty and Reconstruc…
Radical Republicans
Succeeded Abraham Lincoln as president
The period during which the US began to rebuild after the C…
Lincoln's Ten-Percent Plan... -The government would pardon all…
Angered by Lincolns plan... -Minority of Republicans in Congress…
Andrew Johnson
Succeeded Abraham Lincoln as president
Reconstruction
The period during which the US began to rebuild after the C…
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US Chapter 12
Founded the Lowell Female Reform Assoc…
Improved on Elias Howe's invention of…
Developed a new factory system that re…
Groups of organized workers that tried…
Sarah G. Bagley
Isaac Singer
Francis Cabot Lowell
Trade Unions
Founded the Lowell Female Reform Assoc…
Sarah G. Bagley
Improved on Elias Howe's invention of…
Isaac Singer
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Chapter 12 US
Federalist/anti-federalists
William McKinley
William Jennings Bryan
New Deal coalition
2 Parties emerged immediately although founders did not want…
1896 Republican party, seen as party of industry, business in…
1896 Democratic party, seen as standing for interests of the…
1932, urban workers, blacks, jews, and Catholic combined with…
Federalist/anti-federalists
2 Parties emerged immediately although founders did not want…
William McKinley
1896 Republican party, seen as party of industry, business in…
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Chapter 12 - US
Andrew Johnson
Reconstruction
radical
republicans
17th President of the United States, A Southerner form Tennes…
The period after the Civil War in the United States when the…
Favoring drastic political, economic, or social reforms.
Rivals of the Federalists who believed in a smaller governmen…
Andrew Johnson
17th President of the United States, A Southerner form Tennes…
Reconstruction
The period after the Civil War in the United States when the…
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Jarrett US History Chapter 12: America in World War II
Adolph Hitler
appeasement
neutrality acts
flying tigers
German leader of Nazi Party. 1933-1945. rose to power by prom…
1. making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes of avoidin…
1. 4 laws passed in the late 1930s that were designed to keep…
1st American Volunteer Group (AVG) of the Chinese Air Force;…
Adolph Hitler
German leader of Nazi Party. 1933-1945. rose to power by prom…
appeasement
1. making concessions to an aggressor in the hopes of avoidin…
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Chapter 12 Test US History
Hiram Revels
Johnson's plan for reconstruction
15th Amendment
14th Amendment
First African American US Senator
States must withdraw secession... States must swear allegiance t…
No one can be kept from voting because of race, color or form…
States that "all persons born or naturalized in the United St…
Hiram Revels
First African American US Senator
Johnson's plan for reconstruction
States must withdraw secession... States must swear allegiance t…
US Chapter 12
James Finimore Cooper
Walt Whitman
Herman Melville
Edgar Allen Poe
The first great American novelist. Most famous as the author…
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
He wrote Moby Dick (1851) and Billy Bud... Pequod....ship in the…
Wrote many poems and short stories, many of them were quite m…
James Finimore Cooper
The first great American novelist. Most famous as the author…
Walt Whitman
His poetry is distinguished by a free verse style, as in Leav…
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US History Chapter 12 Vocab
Isolationism
Communism
Anarchists
Sacco and Vanzetti
Pulling away from world affairs
An economic system that supports government control over prop…
People who opposed any form of government
Italian immigrant anarchists accused of murder and executed i…
Isolationism
Pulling away from world affairs
Communism
An economic system that supports government control over prop…
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US History Chapter 12
frontier
flatboat
dictator
ghost towns
land with few people west of settled areas
long boat with a flat bottom
one who rules by force and allows his people little or no fre…
former mining towns full of empty buildings where no one lives
frontier
land with few people west of settled areas
flatboat
long boat with a flat bottom
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AP US Chapter 12
Fort Michilimackinac
Isaac Brock
The Constitution
Oliver Hazard Perry
American fort commanding the upper Great Lakes and the Indian…
Brilliant British general who led the defensive operations in…
An American frigate. This "Old Ironside" had thicker sides, h…
An energetic american naval officer who built a fleet of ship…
Fort Michilimackinac
American fort commanding the upper Great Lakes and the Indian…
Isaac Brock
Brilliant British general who led the defensive operations in…
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Culinary Professional Chapter 12: Using Recipes
recipe
tare weight
standardized recipe
yield
A list of products and the amounts needed to prepare a dish f…
The weight of the container that holds the ingredients being…
An accurate list of the ingredients, their quantities,, and t…
The quantity or number of portions the recipe will produce. C…
recipe
A list of products and the amounts needed to prepare a dish f…
tare weight
The weight of the container that holds the ingredients being…
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Chapter 12- Government for all of us
amendment
bicameral
bill
candidate
an addition or change to a constitution
having two legislative parts (Senate and House of Representat…
a written idea for a law
a person seeking public office
amendment
an addition or change to a constitution
bicameral
having two legislative parts (Senate and House of Representat…
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