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The American Nation AP US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Prince Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesillas
conquistadores
a mariner funded by Spain who landed on San Salvador in the W…
a Portuguese prince who improved and codified navigational kn…
a negotiation between Spain and Portugal about exploiting the…
Spanish conquerors in Mexico and Peru
Christopher Columbus
a mariner funded by Spain who landed on San Salvador in the W…
Prince Henry the Navigator
a Portuguese prince who improved and codified navigational kn…
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The American Nation AP US History Chapter 9
common man
Jacksonian democracy
disestablishment
equality of opportunity
non elite - middle class
belief in the common man, this includes limiting federal powe…
states getting rid of the national church
everyone has the same chance in government
common man
non elite - middle class
Jacksonian democracy
belief in the common man, this includes limiting federal powe…
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US History Unit 1- Creating the American Nation
natural rights aka unalienable rights
George Washington
Thomas Paine
Declaration of Independence
created by Thomas Jefferson. mentioned in the Declaration of…
served as a colonial officer in the French and Indian War and…
the author of "Common Sense", the book that swung popular opi…
Drafted by Thomas Jefferson, in 1776, declaring the freedom o…
natural rights aka unalienable rights
created by Thomas Jefferson. mentioned in the Declaration of…
George Washington
served as a colonial officer in the French and Indian War and…
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The American Nation AP US History Chapter 9
common man
Jacksonian democracy
disestablishment
equality of opportunity
non elite - middle class
belief in the common man, this includes limiting federal powe…
states getting rid of the national church
everyone has the same chance in government
common man
non elite - middle class
Jacksonian democracy
belief in the common man, this includes limiting federal powe…
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US History: North American Colonies and Birth of a Nation
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
plantations
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Georgia, Virginia
huge farms owned by wealthy landowners that raised cash crops
New England Colonies
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
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US History: North American Colonies and Birth of a Nation
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
plantations
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Georgia, Virginia
huge farms owned by wealthy landowners that raised cash crops
New England Colonies
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
Chapter 2 US History American Revolution/Birth of a Nation
King George
Pontiac
George Greenville
Proclamation of 1763
British Monarch who thought the colonies existed for the bene…
Indian Chief who tried to drive the settlers out of the Ohio…
Prime Minister of Great Britain whose plan to control the Ame…
Issued by King George forbidding colonists from settling west…
King George
British Monarch who thought the colonies existed for the bene…
Pontiac
Indian Chief who tried to drive the settlers out of the Ohio…
US History: North American Colonies and Birth of a Nation
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
plantations
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland, Georgia, Virginia
huge farms owned by wealthy landowners that raised cash crops
New England Colonies
New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island; ship…
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania; manufacturing,…
US History - Young Nation
Dorothea Dix
Seneca Falls Convention
Cotton Gin
Spoils system
woman reformer who worked for better conditions in prisons
gathering led by Elizabeth Cady Stanton in which women discus…
invention that increased the profitability of slavery
used heavily by president Andrew Jackson in which he would gi…
Dorothea Dix
woman reformer who worked for better conditions in prisons
Seneca Falls Convention
gathering led by Elizabeth Cady Stanton in which women discus…
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The American Nation: Chapter 1, The American Nation AP US History Chapter 1
King Philip's War
joint stock company
Jamestown
John Smith
This was the 1675-76 conflict between New England colonists a…
These companies, such as the Virginia Company, provided the f…
This was the first successful English colony in the Americas-…
English captain who took control of Jamestown in 1608, famous…
King Philip's War
This was the 1675-76 conflict between New England colonists a…
joint stock company
These companies, such as the Virginia Company, provided the f…
Chapter 21 AMERICAN history of our nation
Militarism
Nationalism
Trench warfare
Stalemate
the military is highly honored
Being proud of your nation or ethnic group
opposing troops fight from trenches facing each other.
a situation where no one can win.
Militarism
the military is highly honored
Nationalism
Being proud of your nation or ethnic group
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US History Terms Chapters 6-8: A New American Nation
Minuteman
Second Continental Congress
First Continental Congress
Olive Branch Petition
Local colonial militia members that were ready to fight on a…
In May 1775, delegates from 12 of the colonies met in Philade…
In September 1774, it met in Philadelphia. Had 56 colonial de…
So named, as the olive branch is a symbol of peace. Signed by…
Minuteman
Local colonial militia members that were ready to fight on a…
Second Continental Congress
In May 1775, delegates from 12 of the colonies met in Philade…
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(SS) US History: British Tyranny, American Revolution, & Nation-Building
Revenue Act of 1764 (Sugar Act)
Quartering Act of 1765
Stamp Act (1765)
Virginia Resolves (1765)
Tax on sugar, coffee, wines, and molasses that was implemente…
Colonists had to house British soldiers and provide them with…
Law that taxed printed goods such as playing cards, documents…
Patrick Henry's speech which condemned the British government…
Revenue Act of 1764 (Sugar Act)
Tax on sugar, coffee, wines, and molasses that was implemente…
Quartering Act of 1765
Colonists had to house British soldiers and provide them with…
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AP US History CH8: Varieties of American Nationalism
2nd Bank of the US(1816)
American Textile Industry
Francis Cabot Lowell & Boston Manufact…
Protectionists & the Tariff
It had more capital than its predecessor. Its size and power…
The American Textile industry experienced a particularly dram…
A Boston merchant. After examining textile machinery in Engla…
In 1816, protectionists in congress won passage of a tariff l…
2nd Bank of the US(1816)
It had more capital than its predecessor. Its size and power…
American Textile Industry
The American Textile industry experienced a particularly dram…
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US History Chapter 5 Section 1: American Nationalism
Revenue Tariff
Protective Tariff
Interpret
Finalize
Provided income for the federal government by taxing a good o…
Tax on imports designed to protect American manufacturers
To explain the meaning of complex material
To put in finished form
Revenue Tariff
Provided income for the federal government by taxing a good o…
Protective Tariff
Tax on imports designed to protect American manufacturers
us history new nation
Battle of Tippecanoe
embargo
Embargo Act of 1807
Treaty of Ghent
Battle in the Indiana Territory in 1811 between the U.S. and…
A ban or a restriction on trade
outlawed almost all foreign trade in a failed attempt to puni…
Agreement, signed in 1814, that ended the War of 1812
Battle of Tippecanoe
Battle in the Indiana Territory in 1811 between the U.S. and…
embargo
A ban or a restriction on trade
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ELL US History: American Revolution
Boycott
Self-government
guerrilla warfare
mercantilism
refusal to buy goods or services
people make their own laws
new way of fighting the Americans copied from the native Amer…
the idea that countries have colonies to make money; colonies…
Boycott
refusal to buy goods or services
Self-government
people make their own laws
2. US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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New Nation US History 10 (EL)
popular sovereignty
federalism
grant
enumerated powers
authority of the people
political system in which power is divided between the nation…
to award or give as law
powers listed in the Constitution as belonging to the federal…
popular sovereignty
authority of the people
federalism
political system in which power is divided between the nation…
AP US History CH8: Varieties of American Nationalism
Factor System
Seminole War
Adams-Onis Treaty of 1819
Tallmadge Amendment
Government factors (or agents) supplied the tribes with goods…
Andrew Jackson used Calhoun's orders differently and wanted t…
Under the provisions of the Adams-Onis treaty of 1819, Spain…
The Tallmadge Amendment was submitted by James Tallmadge, Jr.…
Factor System
Government factors (or agents) supplied the tribes with goods…
Seminole War
Andrew Jackson used Calhoun's orders differently and wanted t…
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US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
2. US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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US History - American West
Promontory Point
Wounded Knee
Abilene
Sooners
Location where the transcontinental railroad met in 1869
Site of the last conflict between the U.S. Army
Joseph McCoy started this cow town in Kansas
Name for the settlers of Oklahoma in 1889
Promontory Point
Location where the transcontinental railroad met in 1869
Wounded Knee
Site of the last conflict between the U.S. Army
Honors US history Unit:1 National Growth Changes American Society
Unit question?
Big picture?
Transcontinental railroad
What was the role of government in bui…
Why did the US become more culturally and economically divers…
Was the American West land of opportunity?
A train route across the United States finished in 1869 it's…
The government helped private companies build the railroad
Unit question?
Why did the US become more culturally and economically divers…
Big picture?
Was the American West land of opportunity?
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American history of our Nation
Popular sovereignty-
Secede
Fugitives
People in a territory or state who vote directly on issues,ra…
withdraw
runway enslaves people.
Popular sovereignty-
People in a territory or state who vote directly on issues,ra…
Secede
withdraw
US History... Industrialized Nation
The Union Pacific
The Central Pacific
Pacific Railway Act
Effects of the Railroad
Relied heavily on newly recruited Irish immigrants, Faced a v…
Labor shortage in California led to mass hirings of Chinese i…
Railroad boom began in 1862
Hypothesize how railroad expansion lead to industrial growth,…
The Union Pacific
Relied heavily on newly recruited Irish immigrants, Faced a v…
The Central Pacific
Labor shortage in California led to mass hirings of Chinese i…
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US History - The American Revolution
Patrick Henry
First Continental Congress
Second Continental Congress
Battle of Bunker Hill
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
-Established the Continental Army; Choose George Washington a…
Although it was a loss for the Patriots, it showed the Britis…
Patrick Henry
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
First Continental Congress
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
American Nation History
constitution
Relegion Press Trial by jurry
White males 21 or over
The British
Limits on the power of the government and spells out the righ…
Bill of rights lists freedoms that the government promises to…
Who was the only people allowed to vote
Who refused to pull troops out of Ohio River Valley
constitution
Limits on the power of the government and spells out the righ…
Relegion Press Trial by jurry
Bill of rights lists freedoms that the government promises to…
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US History 10 LE: Chapter 7, Nationalism and Growth of a Nation
Protective tariff
driver
cotton gin
planter
A tax specifically designed to benefit and help American manu…
Supervisor or overseer of a work gang
An engine that quickly and effectively combed the seeds out o…
Owner of large plantations and were at the top of the South's…
Protective tariff
A tax specifically designed to benefit and help American manu…
driver
Supervisor or overseer of a work gang
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US History: New Nation
electoral college
precedent
Alexander Hamilton
Thomas Jefferson
a body of electors who represent each state's vote in choosin…
an action or decision that later serves as an example
secretary of treasury
secretary of state
electoral college
a body of electors who represent each state's vote in choosin…
precedent
an action or decision that later serves as an example
American History: New Nation
1st amendment
2nd amendment
3rd amendment
4th amendment
freedom of speech, press, and religion
right to bear arms
freedom of quarting troops
search and seizure
1st amendment
freedom of speech, press, and religion
2nd amendment
right to bear arms
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American history new nation
Precedents
Cabinet
Judiciary act of 1789
Strict constitution
An act that serves as a guide for later similar instances
Group made of heads of the executive departments which advise…
Set up the Supreme Court with 6 justices and federal district…
Following the constitution word for word Jefferson believed i…
Precedents
An act that serves as a guide for later similar instances
Cabinet
Group made of heads of the executive departments which advise…
History vocab American Nation
Proclamation act of 1763
Stamp Act
Petition
Boycott
The Royal Proclamation of 1763 was issued October 7, 1763, by…
an act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue…
A petition is a request to do something, most commonly addres…
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
Proclamation act of 1763
The Royal Proclamation of 1763 was issued October 7, 1763, by…
Stamp Act
an act of the British Parliament in 1756 that exacted revenue…
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US History Nation Building
legislature
constitution
autocracy
totalitarian dictatorship
the group of reps in a gov't who makes laws for people
a system of fundamental laws and principles that prescribe th…
system of gov't in which power and authority to rule are in t…
the gov't seeks to control all aspects of social and economic…
legislature
the group of reps in a gov't who makes laws for people
constitution
a system of fundamental laws and principles that prescribe th…
US History: Fractured Nation
Spoils System
Corrupt Bargain
Monroe Doctrine
Indian Removal Act
The president chooses his cabinet
Henry Clay gave all of his votes to John Quincy Adams so he w…
Stay out of Europe (no interference with colonies; won't get…
1830... Trail of Tears (1838): removal of 18,000 Cherokee Indian…
Spoils System
The president chooses his cabinet
Corrupt Bargain
Henry Clay gave all of his votes to John Quincy Adams so he w…
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US History - The American Revolution
Patrick Henry
First Continental Congress
Second Continental Congress
Battle of Bunker Hill
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
-Established the Continental Army; Choose George Washington a…
Although it was a loss for the Patriots, it showed the Britis…
Patrick Henry
-Delegate at the Continental Congress... -Said the famous words…
First Continental Congress
-Delegates from all colonies except Georgia meet in Philadelp…
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American history industrial nation
dawesact
social darwinism
battle of little bighorn
lynching
a law that broke up some reservation and divided the land amo…
belief that some people in society complete for survival; the…
battle between the Sioux and the us cavalry; the last victory…
murder of an individual by a group or mob.
dawesact
a law that broke up some reservation and divided the land amo…
social darwinism
belief that some people in society complete for survival; the…
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Prentice Hall History: American Nation: Chapter 17
racism
martial law
border states
Robert Edward Lee
the belief that one race is superior to another
rule by the army instead of the elected government
Delaware, Kentucky, Missouri, Maryland
CSA, turned Lincoln down because he didn't want to shoot his…
racism
the belief that one race is superior to another
martial law
rule by the army instead of the elected government
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The New Nation US History
Whose ideas influenced the creation of…
Who held power under the Articles of C…
Federalist
Anti-Federalist
•Thomas Jefferson wrote the declaration.... •John Locke "Life, L…
•The States becuase it had mote power than the central goverm…
• Believed in strong central gov't... • Loose interpertation of…
•Believed in strong state.... • Strict interpretation of Constit…
Whose ideas influenced the creation of…
•Thomas Jefferson wrote the declaration.... •John Locke "Life, L…
Who held power under the Articles of C…
•The States becuase it had mote power than the central goverm…
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6.4 Workers of the Nation Unite: US History
National Labor Union (NLU)
Knights of Labor
Uriah Stevens
Samuel Gompers
First large scale labor organization; formed by William H. Sy…
a labor union founded in 1869, included all workers of any tr…
Labor leader, Founded the Knights of Labor
led the AFL (American Federation of Labor), a skilled craft u…
National Labor Union (NLU)
First large scale labor organization; formed by William H. Sy…
Knights of Labor
a labor union founded in 1869, included all workers of any tr…
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American Revolution (US History)
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Tea Act
Boston Tea Party
A tax passed that lowered the price of sugar to discourage sm…
First direct tax on the colonies that required a fee for any…
A tax passed that lowered the price of tea in hopes of saving…
Patriots dressed as Native Americans and dumped over an equiv…
Sugar Act
A tax passed that lowered the price of sugar to discourage sm…
Stamp Act
First direct tax on the colonies that required a fee for any…
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US History... Forming a Nation
James Madison
Theme of Constitution
Articles of Confederation
Virginia Plan
Father of Constitution
Limited government
no power to tax, 1 branch of government, ... 9 states had to rat…
bicameral (2 house) legislature
James Madison
Father of Constitution
Theme of Constitution
Limited government
US HISTORY: Challenges for the New Nation
Battle of Fallen Timbers
Treaty of Greenville
Whiskey Rebellion
French Revolution
1794 battle between American Indians and U.S. forces, named f…
Treaty that gave the United States claim to most American Ind…
1794 rebellion by farmers against a tax on whiskey
A rebellion of the French people against the king in 1789
Battle of Fallen Timbers
1794 battle between American Indians and U.S. forces, named f…
Treaty of Greenville
Treaty that gave the United States claim to most American Ind…
US History: The Reconstructed Nation
Reconstruction
10% Plan
Proclamation of Amnesty
Radical Republicans
The process in which the southern states were organized and r…
President Lincoln's moderate plan of Reconstruction; when 10%…
President Johnson's moderate plan of Reconstruction; a Presid…
The name given to northern Republicans who wanted to punish t…
Reconstruction
The process in which the southern states were organized and r…
10% Plan
President Lincoln's moderate plan of Reconstruction; when 10%…
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The New Nation - American History
Articles of Confederation
Shay's Rebellion
Northwest Ordinance 1787
Alexander Hamilton
A constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 177…
1786- Led by Captain Daniel Shays, Revolutionary war veteran.…
A major success of the Articles of Confederation. Set up the…
1789-1795; First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated crea…
Articles of Confederation
A constitution drafted by the newly independent states in 177…
Shay's Rebellion
1786- Led by Captain Daniel Shays, Revolutionary war veteran.…
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US History- New Nation
What is a republic?
What is a democracy?
What are similarities and differences…
What were the articles of confederation?
a state in which the people elect representatives and a presi…
the people of the nation vote directly or for representatives.
-A Republic is representative government ruled by law (the Co…
the US's first attempt at a government, adopted by congress i…
What is a republic?
a state in which the people elect representatives and a presi…
What is a democracy?
the people of the nation vote directly or for representatives.
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US History: American Revolution
Continental Army
George Washinton
Philadelphia, PA
Battle of Saratoga
American troops during Revolutionary War
American general in charge of Continental Army
Home of the Continental Congress
Turning point in the war; American victory convinced French t…
Continental Army
American troops during Revolutionary War
George Washinton
American general in charge of Continental Army
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US HISTORY- NikhoNation
Name of the Filipino rebel leader agai…
What event caused the US to go to war…
name for a country that is under the c…
Why did the spanish american war incre…
Emilio Aquinaldo
blow up of USS Maine
protectorate
us took over the Phillippines
Name of the Filipino rebel leader agai…
Emilio Aquinaldo
What event caused the US to go to war…
blow up of USS Maine
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US History-American Revolution
What was the French and Indian War?
Who won the French and Indian War?
What did the French and Indian War lea…
What ended the French and Indian War?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
The British
The British taxing the colonists to pay for the war
Treaty of Paris 1763
What was the French and Indian War?
War fought between France and Great Britain over the Ohio Riv…
Who won the French and Indian War?
The British
US History - American Revolution
Enlightenment Ideas
John Locke
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
A list of reasons for separating from Britain by the American…
Wrote the Declaration of Independence; he was the third presi…
Enlightenment Ideas
A philosophy that says that all people have certain natural r…
John Locke
A Enlightenment Philosopher who talked about the right to "li…
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