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US History Unit 8: WWII
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Lend Lease Act
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
British policy that granted Hitler everything he could reason…
Law passed after the fall of Britain during WWII; allowed the…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
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Honors World History: Unit 8 WWI Vocab
Imperialism:
Entente:
Militarism:
Mobilize:
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Prepare military forces for war
Imperialism:
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Entente:
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies
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US History UNIT 8
imperialism
yellow journalism
annexation
Roosevelt Corollary
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
to add territory to a country
addition to Monroe Doctrine to use force in Latin America to…
imperialism
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
yellow journalism
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
Unit 8 Honors
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
(v.) to comfort; (n.) the keyboard of an organ; a control pan…
(v.) to make or become larger or wider; to expand upon
assurance
(n.) a pledge; freedom from doubt, self-confidence
asylum
(n.) an institution for the care of children, elderly people,…
Honors World History Unit 8 Vocabulary
SALT
Warsaw Pact
Satellite State
NATO
The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks - a series of meetings in…
Military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite states.
Weaker country under the control of a stronger country.
Military alliance of the United States and countries in Weste…
SALT
The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks - a series of meetings in…
Warsaw Pact
Military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite states.
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Unit 8 Mendelian Genetics - Honors
Monohybrid cross
Dihybrid cross
Gregor Mendel
Genes
A cross between two individuals, concentrating on only one de…
a two-trait cross (ex. color & shape)
Father of genetics
A segment of DNA on a chromosome that codes for a specific tr…
Monohybrid cross
A cross between two individuals, concentrating on only one de…
Dihybrid cross
a two-trait cross (ex. color & shape)
Unit 8 Vocab - Honors World History
United Nations
Marshall Plan
Containment
Cold War
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
A U.S. program of economic aid to European countries to help…
- A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in…
The state of diplomatic hostility between the United States a…
United Nations
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
Marshall Plan
A U.S. program of economic aid to European countries to help…
Honors World History Unit 8 Terms List
Absolute Monarch
Divine Right
Scientific method
Social Contract
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
Enlightenment ideas such as the social contract, natural righ…
A series of steps followed to solve problems including collec…
A voluntary agreement among individuals to secure their right…
Absolute Monarch
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
Divine Right
Enlightenment ideas such as the social contract, natural righ…
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Honors World History Unit 8
Divine Right
Absolutism
Boyars
Despot
the idea that monarchs are God's representation on earth and…
the monarchy has all the power of the state
a landowning noble of Russia
a ruler who holds absolute power
Divine Right
the idea that monarchs are God's representation on earth and…
Absolutism
the monarchy has all the power of the state
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US History Unit 8
What was the Cold War?
What was the main goal of the United S…
In what ways did the Marshall Plan enc…
How did NATO and the Warsaw Pact divid…
A conflict between countries with no actual fighting
To keep peace throughout the world
Lent money to 17 countries. The money was used to rebuild bri…
By creating alliances and packs with different countries. Wes…
What was the Cold War?
A conflict between countries with no actual fighting
What was the main goal of the United S…
To keep peace throughout the world
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Unit 8 Honors Global History
Archduke Ferdinand
Kaiser Wilhelm II
General Jack Pershing
Woodrow Wilson
-archduke of Austria... -was killed by the Serbs, which led to t…
-last German emperor and king of Prussia ... -recognized public…
The general in the United States Army who led the American Ex…
-President of the United States during WWI... -He participated i…
Archduke Ferdinand
-archduke of Austria... -was killed by the Serbs, which led to t…
Kaiser Wilhelm II
-last German emperor and king of Prussia ... -recognized public…
Honors World History Vocab Unit 8
brinkmanship
free trade
terrorism
red guard
a policy of threatening to go to war in response to an enemy…
commerce between nations without economic restrictions or bar…
the use of force or threats to frighten people or governments…
militia units formed by young Chinese people in 1996 in respo…
brinkmanship
a policy of threatening to go to war in response to an enemy…
free trade
commerce between nations without economic restrictions or bar…
Unit 8 Vocabulary - Honors World History
SALT
Warsaw Pact
Satellite State
NATO
The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks - a series of meetings in…
Military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite states.
Weaker country under the control of a stronger country.
(North Atlantic Treaty Organization) - Military alliance of t…
SALT
The Strategic Arms Limitation Talks - a series of meetings in…
Warsaw Pact
Military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite states.
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Honors World History: Unit 8 Vocabulary
absolutism
absolute momarch
divine right
Louis XIV
political belief that one ruler should hold all power within…
a ruler (king or queen) who holds all power within the bounda…
the idea that the monarchy was created by God, and that the r…
"the sun King"
absolutism
political belief that one ruler should hold all power within…
absolute momarch
a ruler (king or queen) who holds all power within the bounda…
Unit 8 Disston USVA Honors History Terms
"Self-reliance"
Rendezvous system
Ecological imperialism
Ancient Order of Hibernians
Ralph Waldo Emerson's popular lecture-essay that reflected th…
the principle marketplace of the Northwest fur trade, which p…
Was when people settled in an area and destroy the nature and…
were a semi secret society in Ireland that found landlords
"Self-reliance"
Ralph Waldo Emerson's popular lecture-essay that reflected th…
Rendezvous system
the principle marketplace of the Northwest fur trade, which p…
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Honors Global History: Unit 8
Archduke Ferdinand
Kaiser Wilhelm II
General Jack Pershing
Woodrow Wilson
The Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assassinated by a Ser…
The emperor of Germany during World War I who pushed towards…
A United States general who led the American Expeditionary Fo…
...
Archduke Ferdinand
The Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assassinated by a Ser…
Kaiser Wilhelm II
The emperor of Germany during World War I who pushed towards…
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Honors Vocab Unit 8
Acrimonious
Bovine
Consternation
Corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
Acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
Bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
Honors Algebra 2 Unit 8 - Rational Functions
Inverse Variation
Constant of Variation
Rational Function
Simplified Form of a Rational Expression
In an inverse variation, k is the constant of variation.
a rational expression in which the numerator and denominator…
Inverse Variation
Constant of Variation
In an inverse variation, k is the constant of variation.
Unit 8 Honors U.S. History
"middle class"
"skilled" vs. "unskilled" workers
public schools
The "New" Immigration
No institution was more central to middle-class life than the…
skilled: ex- railroad engineers and conductors, machinists, a…
Education system gave an additional boost to the upwardly mob…
Industrial expansion increased need for labor and powerfully…
"middle class"
No institution was more central to middle-class life than the…
"skilled" vs. "unskilled" workers
skilled: ex- railroad engineers and conductors, machinists, a…
Unit 8 - Honors Modern World History
Cold War
Containment
Marshall Plan
Iron Curtain
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
A term popularized by British Prime Minister Winston Churchil…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Containment
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in th…
Unit 8 honors world history vocab
S.A.L.T
warsaw pact
satellite state
NATO
The strategic arms limitation talks- a series of meetings in…
military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite nations
weaker country under control of a stronger country
(North Atlantic Treaty Organization) military alliance of the…
S.A.L.T
The strategic arms limitation talks- a series of meetings in…
warsaw pact
military alliance of the Soviet Union and satellite nations
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Honors U.S. History Unit 8 Vocabulary
Overproduction
Underconsumption
Speculation
Stock Market Crash
The U.S. industries were getting so efficient at production t…
The production line produced a lot more goods, but people cou…
Before the Great Depression investments where made that where…
can be the result of major catastrophic events, economic cris…
Overproduction
The U.S. industries were getting so efficient at production t…
Underconsumption
The production line produced a lot more goods, but people cou…
Honors Am History : Unit 8 Vocab
nativism
isolation
communism
anarchists
the policy of protecting the interests of native-born or esta…
A policy of avoiding political, economical or military involv…
A political system in which the government owns all property…
people who oppose all forms of organized government
nativism
the policy of protecting the interests of native-born or esta…
isolation
A policy of avoiding political, economical or military involv…
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US History Unit 8
"In God We Trust"
Aim of the United States during the sp…
Miranda v. Arizona
The Chinese Revolution resulted in --.
Congress adopted the motto to distinguish American culture fo…
Establish a strong presence in space to gather information ab…
Supreme Court ruling that requires police to follow procedure…
China coming under communist rule
"In God We Trust"
Congress adopted the motto to distinguish American culture fo…
Aim of the United States during the sp…
Establish a strong presence in space to gather information ab…
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Unit 8 Vocab - Honors World History
United Nations
Marshall Plan
Containment
Warsaw Pact
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
A U.S. program of economic aid to European countries to help…
- A U.S. foreign policy adopted by President Harry Truman in…
A military alliance formed in 1955 by the Soviet Union and se…
United Nations
An international peacekeeping organization founded in 1945 to…
Marshall Plan
A U.S. program of economic aid to European countries to help…
US History Unit 8
Brown vs. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Emmett Till
Freedom Riders
-Segregation of schools ruled to be unconstitutional
-Outlaws discrimination & desegregates all public facilities
-murder of 14 year old boy... -started civil rights movement... -mo…
-white & black students rode buses to desegregate interstate…
Brown vs. Board of Education
-Segregation of schools ruled to be unconstitutional
Civil Rights Act of 1964
-Outlaws discrimination & desegregates all public facilities
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Unit 8 Vocab Honors
acrimonious
bovine
consternation
corpulent
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
(n.) dismay, confusion
(adj.) fat; having a large, bulky body
acrimonious
(adj.) stinging, bitter in temper or tone
bovine
(adj.) resembling a cow or ox; sluggish, unresponsive
Unit 8 and 9 World History Honors
Adam Smith
Albert Einstein
Alexander Graham Bell
Antony Van Leeuwenhoek
Scottish economist, The Wealth of Nations, advanced free mark…
physics, theory of relativity, matter cannot move faster than…
telephone 1876
Dutch scientist, microscope, bacteria, red blood cells, yeast
Adam Smith
Scottish economist, The Wealth of Nations, advanced free mark…
Albert Einstein
physics, theory of relativity, matter cannot move faster than…
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US History Unit 8
National Origins Act of 1912
The KKK
Sacco and Venzetti
18th amendment
Restricted the number of immigrants allowed to come in America
Organization which used terror and harassment aimed at black…
Italian immigrants who are self-proclaimed anarchist who were…
Prohibited the production distribution and consumption of alc…
National Origins Act of 1912
Restricted the number of immigrants allowed to come in America
The KKK
Organization which used terror and harassment aimed at black…
Vocab Unit 8 Honors
blatant
abstain
gregarious
abrasive
obvious
to restrain oneself from doing something you enjoy
Sociable
Harsh
blatant
obvious
abstain
to restrain oneself from doing something you enjoy
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Unit 8: US History
In 1945, the U.S. House of Representat…
Republicans selected General _____ as…
The Eisenhower campaign was one of the…
Eisenhower's campaign used the slogan…
House Un-American Activities Committee
Dwight D. Eisenhower... Richard M. Nixon
television
I Like Ike
In 1945, the U.S. House of Representat…
House Un-American Activities Committee
Republicans selected General _____ as…
Dwight D. Eisenhower... Richard M. Nixon
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Honors US History Unit 8 Test Review: Changing Foreign Policy 1964-1991
Domino Theory
Viet Cong
Gulf of Tonkin Resolution
Escalation
The belief that if one nation fell to Communism, all nations…
Guerilla communist army that fought the government of South V…
Gave Johnson the power to use "all necessary measures" to fig…
The number of US soldiers in Vietnam grows from 1965-1968
Domino Theory
The belief that if one nation fell to Communism, all nations…
Viet Cong
Guerilla communist army that fought the government of South V…
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Honors Spanish IVB Unit 8 Vocabulario
Están a la vuelta.
Lo siento, no sé.
Me puede decir?
Abordar
They're around the corner.
I'm sorry, I don't know.
Could you tell me?
to board
Están a la vuelta.
They're around the corner.
Lo siento, no sé.
I'm sorry, I don't know.
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Unit 8 Exploration and Colonization, Honors
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Atlantic Slave Trade
Triangular Trade
Italian explorer who first sailed to the Americas under the S…
first permanent English settlement in America.
buying and selling of Africans for work in the Americas
European trade between the Americas, Africa, and Europe invol…
Christopher Columbus
Italian explorer who first sailed to the Americas under the S…
Jamestown
first permanent English settlement in America.
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US History Unit 8
"New" Immigrants
steerage
Ellis Island
Angel Island
Immigrants who came to the United States during and after the…
A large open area beneath a ship's deck, often used to house…
An immigrant receiving station that opened in 1892, where imm…
The immigration station on the west coast where Asian immigra…
"New" Immigrants
Immigrants who came to the United States during and after the…
steerage
A large open area beneath a ship's deck, often used to house…
Unit 8 Disston USVA Honors History People
George Catlin
Samuel Slater
Eli Whitney
Elias Howe
He started Yellowstone National Park. He was the first person…
he was a British man who came to America and memorized the fa…
He was a Yale graduate who invented the cotton gin and interc…
He invented the sewing machine
George Catlin
He started Yellowstone National Park. He was the first person…
Samuel Slater
he was a British man who came to America and memorized the fa…
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Pyle US History Unit 8
Battle of Midway
"containment"
D-Day
Internment camps
turning point in WWII in the Pacific against Japan
U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism
largest Allied invasion force in history and goal was to rega…
place were Japanese Americans were placed after Pearl Harbor…
Battle of Midway
turning point in WWII in the Pacific against Japan
"containment"
U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism
unit 8 Honors
ostensibly
ostentatious
pale
patent
Seemingly; apparently.... According to outward appearances.
Characterized by vulgar or pretentious display
Boundary or enclosed area.
Exclusive rights over an invention; copyright; (v.) to arrang…
ostensibly
Seemingly; apparently.... According to outward appearances.
ostentatious
Characterized by vulgar or pretentious display
US History Unit 8
United Nations
Cold War
Containment Policy
Truman Doctrine
Peacekeeping organization created after WW2 to promote world…
Period of tension, w/o direct military conflict, between US a…
Key foreign policy program of the US focusing on efforts to s…
US policy to give economic and military aid to European count…
United Nations
Peacekeeping organization created after WW2 to promote world…
Cold War
Period of tension, w/o direct military conflict, between US a…
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Honors Unit 8 ANTONYMS
acrimonious
bovine
disavow
dissension
ANT.: cordial
ANT.: keen
ANT.: certify
ANT.: harmony
acrimonious
ANT.: cordial
bovine
ANT.: keen
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US History, Unit 8
Guillotine
Kedge
Frigate
How did Red Jacket get his name?
Machine used to remove people's heads during the French Revol…
Using a smaller boat to move the anchor of a larger ship
A fast moving ship that was easily maneuverable
He wore a red jacket into battle.
Guillotine
Machine used to remove people's heads during the French Revol…
Kedge
Using a smaller boat to move the anchor of a larger ship
US History: Unit 8
fireside chat
court packing
subsidy
Herbert Hoover
is the term used to describe a series of 30 evening radio add…
The Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 (frequently calle…
a direct pecuniary aid furnished by a government to a private…
was a shanty town built by homeless people during the Great D…
fireside chat
is the term used to describe a series of 30 evening radio add…
court packing
The Judicial Procedures Reform Bill of 1937 (frequently calle…
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Vocab Honors Unit 8
Poignant
Precarious
Precocious
Prerogative
(adj.) ... Keenly touching or moving.
(adj.) ... Dangerously insecure, unstable, or uncertain.
(adj.) ... Developing unusually early.
(n.) ... A special rank or privilege that belongs to a person or…
Poignant
(adj.) ... Keenly touching or moving.
Precarious
(adj.) ... Dangerously insecure, unstable, or uncertain.
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US History Unit 8
2nd Red Scare
38th Parallel
5 Causes of WWII
Adolf Hitler
A period in 1950s America where Anti-Communism was rampant an…
The line of latitude that divides North and South Korea
Problems with the Treaty of Versailles, global economic depre…
The leader of Nazi Germany during WWII
2nd Red Scare
A period in 1950s America where Anti-Communism was rampant an…
38th Parallel
The line of latitude that divides North and South Korea
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US History Unit 8
Prohibition
Speakeasies
Flappers
Harlem Renaissance
To ban alcohol (18 & 21 amendments)
Underground clubs and bars
Independent women of the 20s (short hair and skirts)
Movement in black art and literature
Prohibition
To ban alcohol (18 & 21 amendments)
Speakeasies
Underground clubs and bars
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US History: Unit 8: The Civil War
Civil War
Secession
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
A war between people of the same country. In the U.S. it was…
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
President of the Confederate States of America
Civil War
A war between people of the same country. In the U.S. it was…
Secession
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
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Honors Unit 8 SYNONYMS
bovine
disavow
expurgate
gauntlet
SYN.: stolid
SYN.: retract
SYN.: censor
SYN.: provocation
bovine
SYN.: stolid
disavow
SYN.: retract
Honors Vocabulary Unit 8
abut
attire
avail
crony
v.--to join at one end or next to; to support, prop up
n.--clothes, apparel; v.--to dress or adorn
v.--to be of use or benefit to; to make use of; n.--use, bene…
n.--a very close friend, pal, chum
abut
v.--to join at one end or next to; to support, prop up
attire
n.--clothes, apparel; v.--to dress or adorn
American History I Honors -- Unit 8
What does "secession" mean?
What were the southern states that sec…
What were the primary features of the…
What was Abraham Lincoln's primary goa…
to separate from the Union
The Confederate States of America (C.S.A.) or Confederacy
naval blockade, control the Mississippi River, capture Richmond
preserve the union
What does "secession" mean?
to separate from the Union
What were the southern states that sec…
The Confederate States of America (C.S.A.) or Confederacy
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Unit 8: Honors Chemistry
Lewis Structures for atoms, ions, and…
polymer
shared pair of electrons
unshared pair
...
very large organic compounds made of repeating units
Lewis Structures for atoms, ions, and…
...
polymer
very large organic compounds made of repeating units
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