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AP US HIStory-terms
TAllmadge Amendment
Missouri Compromise
36degrees30'line
Chief Justice John Marshall
-provided that no more slaves be brought into Missouri and th…
-"solved" the Tallmadge Amendment... -Missouri would be atmitted…
any thing north of this was free, anything south would be sla…
helped bolster the power of the government at the expense of…
TAllmadge Amendment
-provided that no more slaves be brought into Missouri and th…
Missouri Compromise
-"solved" the Tallmadge Amendment... -Missouri would be atmitted…
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ap us history terms
reaty of Paris (1763)
Albany Plan of Union
Stamp Act
Stamp Act Congress
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
First direct tax imposed by Parliament on the English colonie…
Representatives of 9 colonies met to protest the Stamp Act. T…
reaty of Paris (1763)
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
Albany Plan of Union
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
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AP US History Terms
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…
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AP US History: Exploration
Vasco da Gama
Christopher Columbus
Henry de Soto
Ponce de Leon
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
First person to sail into the Miss. River in 1542
Discovered and claimed Florida (Land of the Flowers) for Spai…
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese explorer. In 1497-1498 he led the first naval expe…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
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AP US History Terms
Puritan motive
Motive of settling Virginia
First Great Awakening
Deism
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
- led by charismatic ministers in 1730... - made religion more e…
- 1700 religious revolution which moved away from religious d…
Puritan motive
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
Motive of settling Virginia
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
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AP US History General Terms
Demographics
Culture
Politics
Social
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
activities that relate to influencing the actions and policie…
relationships between people
Demographics
the statistical data of a population, especially those showin…
Culture
the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular society
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Ap US History Terms
Canadian Shield
Incas/Aztecs
Pueblo Indians
Cahokia
A zone undergirded by ancient rock. Most likely the first par…
Two distinct pre-European civilizations in the Americas. They…
Native Americans that stayed in one place had irrigation and…
It is the remains of a prehistoric Native civilization. Cahok…
Canadian Shield
A zone undergirded by ancient rock. Most likely the first par…
Incas/Aztecs
Two distinct pre-European civilizations in the Americas. They…
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AP US History Chapter 16 Terms
transcontinental railroad
protective tariff
Treaty of Kanagawa
Burlingame Treaty
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
a treaty signed between the U.S. and Japan allowing Japan to…
An 1868 treaty that guaranteed the rights of U.S. missionarie…
transcontinental railroad
Completed in 1869 at Promontory, Utah, it linked the eastern…
protective tariff
A tax on imported goods that raises the price of imports so p…
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AP US History Chapter 17 Terms
Homestead lockout
management revolution
vertical integration
trust
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
A business model in which a corporation controls all aspects…
A small group of associates that hold stock from a group of c…
Homestead lockout
1892 lockout of workers at a steel mill after Andrew Carnegie…
management revolution
An internal management structure adopted by many large, compl…
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AP US History Terms
Puritan motive
Motive of settling Virginia
First Great Awakening
Deism
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
- led by charismatic ministers in 1730... - made religion more e…
- 1700 religious revolution which moved away from religious d…
Puritan motive
- Build a "city on a hill"... - provide a model for idealistic s…
Motive of settling Virginia
- paid for by Virginia Company... - wanted profit... - mercantilism…
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AP US History Ch. 19 Terms
Chicago school
mutual aid society
race riot
tenement
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
A term for an attack on African Americans by white mobs, trig…
A high-density, cheap, five- or six-story housing unit design…
Chicago school
A school of architecture dedicated to the design of buildings…
mutual aid society
An urban aid society that served members of an ethnic immigra…
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AP US History Terms
inflation
speculation
supply and demand
regulation
a general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value…
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
the amount of a commodity, product, or service available and…
a law, rule, or other order prescribed by authority, esp. to…
inflation
a general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value…
speculation
investment in stocks, property, or other ventures in the hope…
AP US HISTORY TERMS
Alexander Hamilton
Alien and Sedition Acts
Annapolis Convention
Democratic Republican Party
strong nationalist, 1st secretary of state, founder of the Fe…
series of acts passed to suppress perceived French agents fro…
meeting held at Annapolis, Maryland. 1786; to discuss interst…
the political party led by Thomas Jefferson. heavily influenc…
Alexander Hamilton
strong nationalist, 1st secretary of state, founder of the Fe…
Alien and Sedition Acts
series of acts passed to suppress perceived French agents fro…
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AP US HISTORY Terms
Albany Plan
Alexander Hamilton
Alfred (Thayer) Mahan
Alien and Sedition Acts
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
Navy officer whose ideas on naval warfare and the importance…
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
Albany Plan
Benjamin Franklin submitted the Albany Plan during the Fr. an…
Alexander Hamilton
Hamilton emerged as a major political figure during the debat…
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ap us history terms
treaty of Paris (1763)
Albany Plan of Union
Stamp Act
Stamp Act Congress
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
First direct tax imposed by Parliament on the English colonie…
Representatives of 9 colonies met to protest the Stamp Act. T…
treaty of Paris (1763)
This is the treaty that ended the French and Indian War. Fran…
Albany Plan of Union
This was proposed by Benjamin Franklin. It called for a Grand…
532 terms
AP US History Review
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…
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AP US History terms
General court
John winthrope
Restoration colonies
Leislers rebellion
Where the puritans chose punishments
Puritan leader, city on top of a hill
Colonies given as gifts to the Kings supporters
New York rebellion, after the take down of kind James the 11…
General court
Where the puritans chose punishments
John winthrope
Puritan leader, city on top of a hill
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AP US History Terms
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
Western Hemisphere
West Africa
led to an increase in population, less emphasis on hunting an…
nomadic society in which most or all food is obtained from wi…
the arrival of Europeans in this area caused extensive demogr…
slaves originate from here; sugar is a famous cash crop
maize cultivation
led to an increase in population, less emphasis on hunting an…
hunter-gatherer economy
nomadic society in which most or all food is obtained from wi…
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AP US History Terms
De Bow's Review
Cavalier Myth
Cult of Honor
Hill People
A magazine that strongly advocated the southern commercial an…
White southerners were "cavaliers"-happily free from the base…
Importance of southern white male to keep their dignity, auth…
the non-slaveowning whites who opposed the planter elite. The…
De Bow's Review
A magazine that strongly advocated the southern commercial an…
Cavalier Myth
White southerners were "cavaliers"-happily free from the base…
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AP US History Terms
Battle of Acoma (1599)
Aztecs
Black Legend
Cahokia (c. 1100 A.D.)
Fought between Spaniards under Don Juan de Onate and the Pueb…
Native American empire that controlled present-day Mexico unt…
False notion that Spanish conquerors did little but butcher t…
Mississippian settlement near present-day East St. Louis, hom…
Battle of Acoma (1599)
Fought between Spaniards under Don Juan de Onate and the Pueb…
Aztecs
Native American empire that controlled present-day Mexico unt…
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ap us history terms
Jamestown
John Smith
John Rolfe
Virginia House of Burgesses
The first successful English colony. Founded in 1607.
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leader... ship and strict…
He was one of the English settlers at ... Jamestown (and he marr…
1619 - the first legislative body in colonial... America. Later…
Jamestown
The first successful English colony. Founded in 1607.
John Smith
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leader... ship and strict…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US HISTORY
Whigs
Parliament
French & Indian War
Albany Plan of Union (1754)
a member of the patriotic party during the Revolutionary peri…
a legislative body in any of various other countries.... a meet…
the war in America in which France and its Indian allies oppo…
a meeting of delegates from seven American colonies, held in…
Whigs
a member of the patriotic party during the Revolutionary peri…
Parliament
a legislative body in any of various other countries.... a meet…
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AP US History terms
Mandate
Constitution
Feudalism
Centralized
a command or authorization to act in a particular way on a pu…
the system of fundamental principles according to which a nat…
its principles and practices
to bring under one control, especially in government
Mandate
a command or authorization to act in a particular way on a pu…
Constitution
the system of fundamental principles according to which a nat…
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AP US History: Reconstruction
black codes
black reconstruction
John Wilkes Booth
carpetbaggers
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
Blacks could vote and had rights, but black codes kept them v…
..., was an American stage actor who, as part of a conspiracy…
A derogatory term applied to Northerners who migrated south d…
black codes
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
black reconstruction
Blacks could vote and had rights, but black codes kept them v…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
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AP US History Chapter 11
individualism
American Renaissance
utopias
socialism
Word coined by Alexis de Tocqueville in 1835 to describe Amer…
A literary explosion during the 1840s inspired in part by Eme…
Communities founded by reformers and transcendentalists to he…
a system of social and economic organization based on the com…
individualism
Word coined by Alexis de Tocqueville in 1835 to describe Amer…
American Renaissance
A literary explosion during the 1840s inspired in part by Eme…
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AP US History Mid-Term
Jamestown
John Smith
William Berkely
Indentured Servants
May 24, 1607, 100 male English settlers from the Virginia Com…
Captain John Smith saved Virginia from collapse in 1608. "He…
The royal governor of Virginia. Adopted policies that favored…
A poor person obligated to a fixed term of unpaid labor, ofte…
Jamestown
May 24, 1607, 100 male English settlers from the Virginia Com…
John Smith
Captain John Smith saved Virginia from collapse in 1608. "He…
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AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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AP US History Constitution
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Great (Connecticut) Compromise
Commerce Compromise
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
Provisions:... 1) A state's representation in the House of Repre…
Provisions:... The South agreed to federal control over foreign…
Shays' Rebellion (1786-87)
An armed uprising that took place in central and western Mass…
Annapolis Convention (1786)
Held to discuss the barriers that limited trade or commerce b…
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unit 1 - AP US History
Columbian Exchange
John Smith
Jamestown
Joint-Stock companies
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
first permanent English settlement in North America
business entity where different stocks can be bought and owne…
Columbian Exchange
exchanges of plants, animals, diseases, and technology transf…
John Smith
English explorer, soldier and writer; best known for his role…
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AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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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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AP US History Terms
Mercantilism 1400-1800
Calvinists 1500 to 1750 - 1630
Separatists 1600 - 1620
Treaty of Tordesillas 1494
increase wealth of nation at the expense of another nation or…
religious group with a belief in pre-destination; God has alr…
worship as they please in independent congregations; separate…
divided the world into Spanish and Portuguese hemispheres; de…
Mercantilism 1400-1800
increase wealth of nation at the expense of another nation or…
Calvinists 1500 to 1750 - 1630
religious group with a belief in pre-destination; God has alr…
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AP US History People
George Grenville
John Dickinson
Charles Townshend
Lord North
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
the Chancellor of the Exchequer had a large hand in creating…
Became Prime Minister in 1770, persuaded Parliament to repeal…
George Grenville
Elected as British prime minister. Created the Sugar Acts. Hi…
John Dickinson
Conservative leader who wrote "Letters from a Farmer in Penns…
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AP US History Chapter 14
Crittenden Compromise
total war
Draft (conscription)
habeas corpus
A plan proposed by Senator John J. Crittenden for a constitut…
A form of warfare that mobilizes all of a societies resources…
The system for selecting individuals for compulsory military…
A legal writ forcing government authorities to justify their…
Crittenden Compromise
A plan proposed by Senator John J. Crittenden for a constitut…
total war
A form of warfare that mobilizes all of a societies resources…
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AP US History Period 1
maize cultivation
hunter-gatherer economy
western hemisphere
west africa
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
The Americas
A area of Africa that was previously unreachable until the in…
maize cultivation
The growing of Indian corn, a staple of many Indians diets, l…
hunter-gatherer economy
A nomadic way of life with no agriculture focused on followin…
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AP US History Chapter 13
Manifest Destiny
Californios
"Fifty-four forty or fight"
conscience Whigs
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
Democratic candidate James K. Polk's slogan in the election o…
Whig politicians who opposed the Mexican War (1846-1848) on m…
Manifest Destiny
A term coined by John L. O'Sullivan in 1845 to express the id…
Californios
The elite Mexican ranchers in the province of California.
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AP US History Review
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
maize cultivation
Pre-Columbian economy in Northwest and…
Pre-Columbian economy in Great Basin a…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
a mix of foraging and hunting. EX: Chinook of Pacific Northwest
Societies responded to the lack of natural resources in the _…
Why 1491 - 1607 was chosen as the date…
1491 is one year prior to the arrival of Columbus and Europea…
maize cultivation
The spread of ____________ from present-day Mexico northward…
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AP US History Dates Test
1492
1607
1619
1754
Columbus sails ocean blue. What a loser.
Jamestown established.
First African slaves brought to North America.
French and Indian War Begins
1492
Columbus sails ocean blue. What a loser.
1607
Jamestown established.
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AP US History Revolution
First Continental Congress (1774)
Radicals (American Revolution)
Patrick Henry
Samuel Adams
All of the colonies except Georgia sent representatives to de…
Colonists that supported the revolution and Independence from…
Radical from Virginia; delegate at Continental Congress. "Giv…
Radical from Massachusetts; delegate at Continental Congress;…
First Continental Congress (1774)
All of the colonies except Georgia sent representatives to de…
Radicals (American Revolution)
Colonists that supported the revolution and Independence from…
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AP US History Chapter 22
Adkins v Children's Hospital
Welfare capitalism
Red Scare
Palmer raids
1923 Supreme Court case that voided a minimum a minimum wage…
An approach to labor relations in which companies meet some o…
Term for the communism that swept the country first after WWI…
A series of raids on radical organizations that peaked in Jan…
Adkins v Children's Hospital
1923 Supreme Court case that voided a minimum a minimum wage…
Welfare capitalism
An approach to labor relations in which companies meet some o…
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AP US History Flashcards
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Treaty of Tordesillas
New Spain
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *Explore…
1493... *Commitment between Spain and Portugal... *Created a Papal…
1400s and 1500s... *Spain tightly controlled empire in the New W…
Christopher Columbus
1451-1506... *Italian-born navigator who found fame when he land…
Amerigo Vespucci
1454-1512... *Italian member of a Portuguese expedition... *Explore…
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AP US HIstory
Clovis people
Bering Land Bridge
Anasazi
Mound Builders
The name of early residents of North America whose spear poin…
The name given to the land that connected Alaska and Siberia…
Meaning "ancient ones" lived in modern day New Mexico, Arizon…
Name given to Native American tribes yhat built large burial…
Clovis people
The name of early residents of North America whose spear poin…
Bering Land Bridge
The name given to the land that connected Alaska and Siberia…
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Revolution- AP US History
Virtual or Actual? British argued that…
Virtual or Actual? Americans thought t…
Which act required Americans to house…
Which acts were passed after Boston Te…
Virtual
Actual
Quartering Act
Intolerable/Coercive Acts
Virtual or Actual? British argued that…
Virtual
Virtual or Actual? Americans thought t…
Actual
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AP US History
English found Jamestown, Virginia
Dutch deliver first slaves to Virginia
November 9, Mayflower ship lands at Ca…
French and Indian War erupts as a resu…
1607
1619
1620
1754
English found Jamestown, Virginia
1607
Dutch deliver first slaves to Virginia
1619
532 terms
AP US History Review
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…
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AP US History All terms
Treaty of Tordesillas
Conquistadors
Encomienda
Pueblo Revolt
A 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas, i…
Native American revolt against the Spanish in late 17th centu…
Treaty of Tordesillas
A 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
Conquistadors
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
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US AP History Period 1
How did early Americans reach North an…
When was the land bridge formed? What…
What were the Indians doing when they…
What were the most complex Indian comm…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
During the ice age, ice/land
Following food or herds
Mayan, Inca and Aztecs
How did early Americans reach North an…
They crossed a land bridge from Asia
When was the land bridge formed? What…
During the ice age, ice/land
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