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Honors US History Unit 1 Review
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
annexed (verb)
monarchy
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
to incorporate (territory) into the domain of a city, country…
supreme power or sovereignty held by a single person.
Mercantilism
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
New Amsterdam
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
9 terms
US History I Honors
Fugitive Slave Act
Personal liberty laws
Underground Railroad
Harriet Tubman
A law enacted as part of the compromise of 1850, designed to…
Statutes, passed in 9 northern states in the 1850s, that forb…
A system of routes along which runaway slaves were helped to…
Had helped 300 slaves escape through the Underground Railroad…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law enacted as part of the compromise of 1850, designed to…
Personal liberty laws
Statutes, passed in 9 northern states in the 1850s, that forb…
Honors US History II: MIDTERM
Cost-plus
Disenfranchised
War Production Board
Office of War Administration
The government agreed to pay a company whatever it cost to ma…
The deprivation of an individual, or a group's, rights and fr…
A board with the authority to set priorities/production goals…
An office made to settle cost arguments among different agenc…
Cost-plus
The government agreed to pay a company whatever it cost to ma…
Disenfranchised
The deprivation of an individual, or a group's, rights and fr…
Reconstruction- US History Honors
13th Amendent
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Definition: Amendment that outlawed slavery... Impact: slaves we…
Definition: Guarantees citizenship to African Americans and p…
Definition: No citizen can be denied the right to vote based…
Definition: laws that sought to limit the rights of African A…
13th Amendent
Definition: Amendment that outlawed slavery... Impact: slaves we…
14th Amendment
Definition: Guarantees citizenship to African Americans and p…
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Honors US History Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Abolished Slavery
(1) All persons born in the U.S. are citizens; (2) no person…
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
Southern laws designed to restrict the rights of the newly fr…
13th Amendment
Abolished Slavery
14th Amendment
(1) All persons born in the U.S. are citizens; (2) no person…
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HONORS US HISTORY MIDTERM
Andrew Carnegie
Bessemer Process
Capitalism
Cartels
One of Americas wealthiest steel tycoons. He gave away over $…
Injecting air into molten iron to remove impurities to make a…
An economy that is based on supply and demand ... -Private owner…
When companies come band together to engage in price fixing b…
Andrew Carnegie
One of Americas wealthiest steel tycoons. He gave away over $…
Bessemer Process
Injecting air into molten iron to remove impurities to make a…
US History Honors World War I
Desertion and mutiny
Committee on Public Information
Harriot Stanton Blatch
the best nation would win any internat…
reasons why Germany surrendered
responsible for promoting support of WWI
wrote "Mobilizing Women Power" to encourage women to support…
Social Darwinism
Desertion and mutiny
reasons why Germany surrendered
Committee on Public Information
responsible for promoting support of WWI
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US History Honors Exam
Joint-Stock Company
Navigation Acts
Tobacco
Roger Williams
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
laws that required all goods to and from the colonies be tran…
Cash Crop
Founded Rhode Island
Joint-Stock Company
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
Navigation Acts
laws that required all goods to and from the colonies be tran…
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US Honors History Midterm
What was the thing that helped Jamesto…
Indentured servants were important bec…
in mid 16th century who dominated the…
What is significant about 1609-1610 in…
tobacco
cheap labor and were abundant for tobacco planters
spanish
starving time
What was the thing that helped Jamesto…
tobacco
Indentured servants were important bec…
cheap labor and were abundant for tobacco planters
13 terms
Honors US History
What is reconstruction?
What did radical republicans aim to do?
Who had a more lenient plan for recons…
What did Lincoln aim for with his Reco…
The rebuilding of the union after the civil war
Strip the former slaveholders of their political power
Lincoln
The South to rejoin the Union
What is reconstruction?
The rebuilding of the union after the civil war
What did radical republicans aim to do?
Strip the former slaveholders of their political power
83 terms
US Honors History
c.
d.
b.
a.
The so-called Era of Good Feelings was never entirely tranqui…
The House of Representatives decided the 1824 presidential el…
John C. Calhoun's South Carolina Exposition was an argument f…
The nullification crisis of 1832-1833 erupted over... a. tariff…
c.
The so-called Era of Good Feelings was never entirely tranqui…
d.
The House of Representatives decided the 1824 presidential el…
Honors-US History
What was the result of the French and…
What was the colonists' main objection…
Why did the colonists throw the tea ov…
What was the main reason the colonists…
The French lost the war and had to give up their territory we…
The colonists thought Parliament had no right to tax them dir…
The colonists objected to the monopoly on tea and the import…
to discuss their grievances with the British government
What was the result of the French and…
The French lost the war and had to give up their territory we…
What was the colonists' main objection…
The colonists thought Parliament had no right to tax them dir…
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Honors US History- The Twenties
"New Woman"
18th amendment
19th amendment
21st amendment
Term given to women compared to the Victorian Era. Women wore…
Amendment that prohibited the selling, production, and moving…
Amendment that gave women in the United States the right to v…
Amendment that repealed the 19th amendment, which prohibited…
"New Woman"
Term given to women compared to the Victorian Era. Women wore…
18th amendment
Amendment that prohibited the selling, production, and moving…
Honors US History Final
How did the arrival of the Europeans i…
How did Columbus's encounter with the…
What major role did West Africans play…
What is significant about the establis…
Generally Speaking there were plenty of effects, a small list…
Europeans Benefited from new lands and resources, from the Co…
The west Africans provided much needed cheap labor in the for…
John Smith led the Virginia company, in 1608, to colonize Nor…
How did the arrival of the Europeans i…
Generally Speaking there were plenty of effects, a small list…
How did Columbus's encounter with the…
Europeans Benefited from new lands and resources, from the Co…
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Honors US History Final
How did the arrival of the Europeans i…
How did Columbus's encounter with the…
What major role did West Africans play…
What is significant about the establis…
Generally Speaking there were plenty of effects, a small list…
Europeans Benefited from new lands and resources, from the Co…
The west Africans provided much needed cheap labor in the for…
John Smith led the Virginia company, in 1608, to colonize Nor…
How did the arrival of the Europeans i…
Generally Speaking there were plenty of effects, a small list…
How did Columbus's encounter with the…
Europeans Benefited from new lands and resources, from the Co…
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Honors US History
Reasons for New World
Separatists
Puritans
Social Covenant
Independence, curiosity, boredum, adventure, relief from reli…
Pilgrims who wanted to completely separate from the Church of…
Pilgrims who believed that they could purify the church of Ca…
no laughing, smiling, dancing, privacy, "I'm watching you" po…
Reasons for New World
Independence, curiosity, boredum, adventure, relief from reli…
Separatists
Pilgrims who wanted to completely separate from the Church of…
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US History Honors Exam
Joint-Stock Company
Navigation Acts
Tobacco
Roger Williams
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
laws that required all goods to and from the colonies be tran…
Cash Crop
Founded Rhode Island
Joint-Stock Company
A business in which investors pool their wealth for a common…
Navigation Acts
laws that required all goods to and from the colonies be tran…
207 terms
Honors US History Midterm
Compromise of 1850
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Uncle Toms Cabin
John Brown
Clay opposed agreement that allowed CA to enter union as free…
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska t…
written by Harriet Beecher-Stowe; antislavery short stories a…
committed abolitionist; wanted revenge so executed 5 pro slav…
Compromise of 1850
Clay opposed agreement that allowed CA to enter union as free…
Kansas-Nebraska Act
It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska t…
245 terms
Honors US History Midterms
"Melting Pot"
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Vanderbilt University
Alexander Bell
Term given to America where blended nationalities together to…
Railroad tycoon who started a prestigious university named af…
University created by Cornelius Vanderbilt and was establishe…
His discovery made the telegraph obsolete, inventor of the te…
"Melting Pot"
Term given to America where blended nationalities together to…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Railroad tycoon who started a prestigious university named af…
Honors US History People
Valeriano Weyler
Dupuy de Lóme
George Dewey
Emilio Aguinaldo
Nicknamed "the Butcher" b/c of his war tactic of putting peop…
Spanish ambassador to the US. He was known for a certain lett…
an admiral in the U.S. Navy. Known as the 1st modern war hero…
He was exiled from the Philippines in 1897, and was brought b…
Valeriano Weyler
Nicknamed "the Butcher" b/c of his war tactic of putting peop…
Dupuy de Lóme
Spanish ambassador to the US. He was known for a certain lett…
16 terms
Honors US History
What reforms did stalin attempt to imp…
Main ideas in Mein Kampf?
Brownshirts
Treaty of Versailles
Secret police, gulags, terror, collectivized farming.
To reunite all german speaking people and Aryan superiority.
SA storm troops
Germany was held responsible for all the losses and damages o…
What reforms did stalin attempt to imp…
Secret police, gulags, terror, collectivized farming.
Main ideas in Mein Kampf?
To reunite all german speaking people and Aryan superiority.
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Honors US History Midterm
Compromise of 1850
Kansas Nebraska Act
Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Brown
Henry Clay's proposed agreement that allowed California to en…
(1854) a law that allowed voters in Kansas and Nebraska to ch…
(1852) an antislavery novel written by Harriet Beecher Stowe
(1800-1859) american abolitionist, he started the Pottawatomi…
Compromise of 1850
Henry Clay's proposed agreement that allowed California to en…
Kansas Nebraska Act
(1854) a law that allowed voters in Kansas and Nebraska to ch…
Honors US History Acts
Navigation Act of 1651
Wool act of 1699
Hat Act
Molasses Act
All english shipping
this act forbid export of all wool goods over sea and between…
forbid the shipment of Beaver hats
tax french produced molasses
Navigation Act of 1651
All english shipping
Wool act of 1699
this act forbid export of all wool goods over sea and between…
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honors us history midterm
compromise of 1850
totalitarianism
blitzkrieg
axis powers
allowed California to enter the union as a free state and div…
absolute control by the state or a government branch
German term for "lightning war" is a military tactic which cr…
Germany, Italy, and Japan
compromise of 1850
allowed California to enter the union as a free state and div…
totalitarianism
absolute control by the state or a government branch
63 terms
US History 1 Honors
Who were the first people to settle No…
Migrants from Asia crossed land bridge…
Over time successive generations migra…
Way of Life of Native America
Archaeologists blvd. 1st ppl. To settle N. America arrived ci…
Siberia & Alaska
S. from Arctic Circle to southern tip of S.A
Lived in semi-permanent settlements, ea, w/ small population,…
Who were the first people to settle No…
Archaeologists blvd. 1st ppl. To settle N. America arrived ci…
Migrants from Asia crossed land bridge…
Siberia & Alaska
221 terms
Honors US History- MIDTERMS
"Melting Pot"
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Vanderbilt University
Alexander Bell
Term given to America where blended nationalities together to…
Railroad tycoon who started a prestigious university named af…
University created by Cornelius Vanderbilt and was establishe…
His discovery made the telegraph obsolete, inventor of the te…
"Melting Pot"
Term given to America where blended nationalities together to…
Cornelius Vanderbilt
Railroad tycoon who started a prestigious university named af…
87 terms
Honors US History
Thomas Jefferson ... John Adams
Alexander Hamilton
12th Amendment
Virginia
Presidential canidates of 1800 election
Support in HOR critical for Jefferson's win
Passed in response to 1800 election
Home to 4 of 5 first presidents
Thomas Jefferson ... John Adams
Presidential canidates of 1800 election
Alexander Hamilton
Support in HOR critical for Jefferson's win
US History 2 Honors
5 Causes of Great Depression
When was the stock market crash? (Blac…
What is considered to be the direct ca…
Multiplier Effect
1.) Industry wasn't successful as believed... 2.) Buying on marg…
October 29th 1929
The Stock Market crash
When one thing happens good or bad, it continuously grows
5 Causes of Great Depression
1.) Industry wasn't successful as believed... 2.) Buying on marg…
When was the stock market crash? (Blac…
October 29th 1929
US History honors
Residential mobility
political machines
cultural pluralism
annexation
changing neighborhoods and leaving cities, is an effect of th…
"bosses" who ran the machines in the cities, they appealed to…
Belief that immigrants to the U.S. maintain their own cultura…
Legally adding land area to a city in the United States
Residential mobility
changing neighborhoods and leaving cities, is an effect of th…
political machines
"bosses" who ran the machines in the cities, they appealed to…
US History Honors
Antebellum
Nationalism
Louisiana Purchase
Manifest Destiny
Before the Civil War
Pride in country
Doubled size of country
God-given right to move west
Antebellum
Before the Civil War
Nationalism
Pride in country
31 terms
Honors US History
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Abraham Lincoln
It was passed by the Senate on April 8, 1864, by the House on…
This Amendment was made to address Johnson's objections regar…
This gave African-Americans the right to vote.
...
13th Amendment
It was passed by the Senate on April 8, 1864, by the House on…
14th Amendment
This Amendment was made to address Johnson's objections regar…
US HISTORY HONORS UNIT 1
African Americans voted for what polit…
Commander of the confederate army
Economic system in the South during re…
Confederates surrendered at this locat…
Republicans
Robert E. Lee
9000% inflation ; sharecrops
Vicksburg
African Americans voted for what polit…
Republicans
Commander of the confederate army
Robert E. Lee
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Honors US history test
11 million
2.5 million
20%
The Navy (48,000+)
What was the population of Great Britain
What was the Population of the colonies
Percentage of the colonies population which were enslaved Afr…
What was Britains most powerful war tactic
11 million
What was the population of Great Britain
2.5 million
What was the Population of the colonies
532 terms
Honors US History
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
St. Augustine (1565)
Mercantilism
New Amsterdam
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
European government policies of the 16th-18th centuries desig…
A settlement established by the Dutch near the mouth of Hudso…
Treaty of Tordesillas (1494)
An agreement between Portugal and Spain which declared that n…
St. Augustine (1565)
The oldest continually inhabited European settlement in Unite…
70 terms
Honors US History
Columbus
London Company
Native american deaths
Jamestown success
Thought he was sailing to india, lands in caribbean and calls…
founded virginia, financed Jamestown, looking for money
Disease, lack of food, fights with colonist
First successful colony, saved by tobacco
Columbus
Thought he was sailing to india, lands in caribbean and calls…
London Company
founded virginia, financed Jamestown, looking for money
US History (Honors)
Patrick Henry
Stamp Act Congress
Sons and Daughters of Liberty
John Dixon's "Letter From..."
Was an American Attorney,planter and politician who became kn…
A meeting held between October 7 and 25th 1765 in New York Ci…
And organization of American colonists that was created and 1…
letters from a farmer in Pennsylvania to the inhabitants of t…
Patrick Henry
Was an American Attorney,planter and politician who became kn…
Stamp Act Congress
A meeting held between October 7 and 25th 1765 in New York Ci…
Reconstruction- US History Honors
13th Amendent
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Definition: Amendment that outlawed slavery... Impact: slaves we…
Definition: Guarantees citizenship to African Americans and p…
Definition: No citizen can be denied the right to vote based…
Definition: laws that sought to limit the rights of African A…
13th Amendent
Definition: Amendment that outlawed slavery... Impact: slaves we…
14th Amendment
Definition: Guarantees citizenship to African Americans and p…
honors US history 1
republic
republicanism
John Dickinson
Adam Smith and followers
citizens rule through elected representatives
government based on consent of people
put nation's good above self
pursue own interests
republic
citizens rule through elected representatives
republicanism
government based on consent of people
readings (us history II honors)
theodore roosevelt
albert j beveridge
henry cabot lodge
william graham sumner
• expansionist... • thinks that other countries need the united…
• expansionist... • believes that God has given the anglo-saxons…
• expansionist ... • disagrees with all of anti-imperialists... • p…
• anti-imperialist... • the usa is self-centered... • mohammedanism…
theodore roosevelt
• expansionist... • thinks that other countries need the united…
albert j beveridge
• expansionist... • believes that God has given the anglo-saxons…
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Honors US History Final
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
George Whitefield
Ulysses S. Grant
Sent by gov. Of Virginia to secure land in Pennsylvania; buil…
Anti-Federalist: strict constitution; sent Lewis&Clark
an English Anglican cleric who was one of the founders of Met…
1868- War Hero elected President; really bad alcoholic; bad j…
George Washington
Sent by gov. Of Virginia to secure land in Pennsylvania; buil…
Thomas Jefferson
Anti-Federalist: strict constitution; sent Lewis&Clark
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US History Honors Reconstruction
Reconstruction
Freedman's Bureau
Biggest Threat to Black People (Former…
Reconstruction Error
- Reconstruction basically means that they are trying to buil…
- Former slaves were given food to eat, clothing to wear and…
- White people were the black people's biggest threats as the…
- The Reconstruction Error was between 1865-1877. It lasted a…
Reconstruction
- Reconstruction basically means that they are trying to buil…
Freedman's Bureau
- Former slaves were given food to eat, clothing to wear and…
US History Honors/Self
Henry Bessemer/Bessemer Process
Plessy v.s Ferguson
Alexander Graham Bell
Andrew Carnegie
He figured out a way to create stronger steel
Plessy,1/8th Black, went on a train and no one knew he was bl…
He invented the telephone.
Robber Baron/Captain of Industry. Famous for steel.
Henry Bessemer/Bessemer Process
He figured out a way to create stronger steel
Plessy v.s Ferguson
Plessy,1/8th Black, went on a train and no one knew he was bl…
Honors Us History
Monopolies
Trusts
Munn vs Illinois
Rebates
Companies that control all production of a good or service.
group of corporations run by a single board of directors
supreme court decides that the government can interfere with…
refunds paid to customers after a purchase
Monopolies
Companies that control all production of a good or service.
Trusts
group of corporations run by a single board of directors
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HONORS US HISTORY FINAL
End of the Native American way of life
Transcontinental RR
Manifest Destiny
Assimilation
-reservations... -their rituals got banned... -many NA's killed
-opened up the west... -led to time zones... -new town/ markets
belief that America should be from the Atlantic to Pacific Oc…
Trying to "Americanize" immigrants and NA's
End of the Native American way of life
-reservations... -their rituals got banned... -many NA's killed
Transcontinental RR
-opened up the west... -led to time zones... -new town/ markets
44 terms
US History Honors Midterm
The government intervenes to help the…
Respond to the will of the people
Sufferage Rights
Government by consent of the governed
Which of the following is true about mercantilism?
The Declaration of Independence indicates that government has…
Abigail Adams highly supported:
Which political belief is expressed in "no taxation without r…
The government intervenes to help the…
Which of the following is true about mercantilism?
Respond to the will of the people
The Declaration of Independence indicates that government has…
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Honors US History Presidents
1. Dwight D. Eisenhower
2. John F. Kennedy
3. Lyndon B. Johnson
4. Richard Nixon
(1953-1961)... Republican... Cold War started with him; Ended Korea…
(1961-1963)... Democratic... Was president during the Cuban Missile…
(1963-1969)... Democratic... The Great Society, War on Poverty, Med…
(1969-1974)... Republican... Vietnamization, Watergate, Resigned, A…
1. Dwight D. Eisenhower
(1953-1961)... Republican... Cold War started with him; Ended Korea…
2. John F. Kennedy
(1961-1963)... Democratic... Was president during the Cuban Missile…
Honors US history: imperalism
Motivations for European imperialism
US goals with Japan expedition
1st Pan American Conference
Motivations to build a large US navy
political domination over weaker countries, needed to import…
we wanted to open trade
an idea by James Blaine- that the united states and latin ame…
to fight other boats
Motivations for European imperialism
political domination over weaker countries, needed to import…
US goals with Japan expedition
we wanted to open trade
61 terms
1920s US History Honors
Henry Ford
Mass production
Model T
Scientific management
Carmaker that introduced methods that revolutionized production
Production of mass goods through machinery and assembly lines
Automobile manufactured by Ford to be affordable on the mass…
Approach to improve efficiency by reducing time, effort, and…
Henry Ford
Carmaker that introduced methods that revolutionized production
Mass production
Production of mass goods through machinery and assembly lines
151 terms
US Honors History Midterm
tobacco
cheap labor and were abundant for toba…
St. Augustine
starving time
What was the thing that helped Jamestown survive?
Indentured servants were important because
First permanent European settlement in North America?
What is significant about 1609-1610 in Jamestown
tobacco
What was the thing that helped Jamestown survive?
cheap labor and were abundant for toba…
Indentured servants were important because
94 terms
Honors US History Midterm
RECONSTRUCTION
Purpose of reconstruction
10% Plan
Wade-Davis Bill
period after civil war
1) amend constitution to abolish slavery... 2) bring former sout…
~10% of voters in the seceded States must swear loyalty under…
~The majority of white men from formerly Confederate States m…
RECONSTRUCTION
period after civil war
Purpose of reconstruction
1) amend constitution to abolish slavery... 2) bring former sout…
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