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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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US History - Chapter 1 - Vocabulary
economic problem (pg. 1)
peoples rights (pg. 2)
accommodate (pg. 7)
dominate (pg. 6)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
when people or groups of people change how they think or what…
one group has control over another group (used when one group…
economic problem (pg. 1)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
peoples rights (pg. 2)
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
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US History: Chapter 1
nomad
glacier
civilization
colony
wandering from place to place
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A settlement ruled by another country.
nomad
wandering from place to place
glacier
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
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US History Chapter 1
Hernando De Soto
Fransisco Coronado
Leif Erikson
Hernan Cortes
Spanish Conquistador in the American Southeast. First Europea…
Spanish Conquistador - explored the American Southwest and se…
Norse explorer who settle in North America around 1001 CE
Spanish Conquistador who took control of central Mexico and t…
Hernando De Soto
Spanish Conquistador in the American Southeast. First Europea…
Fransisco Coronado
Spanish Conquistador - explored the American Southwest and se…
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US History- Chapter 1 & 2
Colonization
empire
territory
conquistador
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
area of land owned by or controlled by a government
Spanish military leader; "conqueror"
Colonization
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
empire
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
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US History Chapter 1
conquistadores
line of demarcation
Vasco da Gama
John Cabot
leaders of Spanish conquests
imaginary line Pope Alexander VI used to divide the world in…
sailed to India and returned with spices
reached Newfoundland in search of a passage to China
conquistadores
leaders of Spanish conquests
line of demarcation
imaginary line Pope Alexander VI used to divide the world in…
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Chapter 1 US History
Matter
Element
Compound
Mixture
Matter
Element
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Chapter 1 US History
What happened after the Seven Years war
Stamp Act 1765
When colonists rejected the new form o…
Organized to Resistance to British pol…
Parliament votes to increase taxation ... Burden spread to Brit…
turning point for the British colonies already angry over the…
No taxation without representation
Written - "common sense" by Thomas Paine ... Political - commit…
What happened after the Seven Years war
Parliament votes to increase taxation ... Burden spread to Brit…
Stamp Act 1765
turning point for the British colonies already angry over the…
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Chapter 1 and 2 US History
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Magna Carta
Mercantilism
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
A "great charter" signed in 1215 that granted certain rights…
Economic theory that argued that a country should try to get…
Columbian Exchange
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
Colony
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
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US History Ch 1
Bering Strait
Ice Age
Aztecs
Mayas
36 miles (58 km) wide.
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
A Native American people who ruled Mexico and neighboring are…
A member of a Mesoamerican Indian people inhabiting southeast…
Bering Strait
36 miles (58 km) wide.
Ice Age
a glacial episode during a past geological period.
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US History Chapter 1-AC
Event
Native American
Anthropologist
adobe
something that happens
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
A scientist who studies human development and culture
sun dried brick used by the Pueblo Indians for building
Event
something that happens
Native American
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
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US History Chapter 1 Review
Peter Stuyvesant
Walter Raleigh
Christopher Columbus
1492
Governor of New Netherlands
Attempted to found English colonies
Sailed for Spain and discovered New World
Year of New World's discovery
Peter Stuyvesant
Governor of New Netherlands
Walter Raleigh
Attempted to found English colonies
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US History Chapter 1
Nomadic
Olmec
Maya
Aztec
moving from place to place.
an ancient people of the southern east coast of Mexico who fl…
Empire of Gutemala and Yucatan Peninsula
a member of a Nahuatl-speaking people that founded the Mexica…
Nomadic
moving from place to place.
Olmec
an ancient people of the southern east coast of Mexico who fl…
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US History Chapter 1 :)
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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US History Chapter 1 Review
Funded the first British settlements a…
The economic theory (idea) that a nati…
First successful British colony establ…
Second successful British Colony estab…
Joint Stock Company
Mercantilism
Jamestown
Plymouth
Funded the first British settlements a…
Joint Stock Company
The economic theory (idea) that a nati…
Mercantilism
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US History Chapter 1
Philosopher (thinker) who believed in…
The ________________ is the supreme la…
The US Constitution is (different from…
Group of investors (men with money) wh…
John Locke
US Constitution
different from
Joint Stock Company
Philosopher (thinker) who believed in…
John Locke
The ________________ is the supreme la…
US Constitution
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US History Chapter 1
Inca
Aztec
Maya
Olmec
Natives in Peru conquered by Fransisco Pizzaro
Natives in Central Mexico, Tenochtitlin was the capital and i…
Natives in Mesoamerica (South Mexico)
First true civilization in North America... Civilization: ... - sta…
Inca
Natives in Peru conquered by Fransisco Pizzaro
Aztec
Natives in Central Mexico, Tenochtitlin was the capital and i…
US History Chapter 1
Ice Age
glacier
migrate
theory
a long period of extreme cold
a thick sheet of ice
to move
an explanation for something
Ice Age
a long period of extreme cold
glacier
a thick sheet of ice
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US History - Chapter 1 - Main Ideas
Name the three basic needs:
Name examples of economic problems:
Name examples of people's rights probl…
Name the 3 effects:
food, shelter, clothing
1. debt... 2. no money to buy food ... 3. spending more than you ea…
1. not having religious freedom... 2. not having freedom of spee…
1. the problem ends... 2. the problem continues... 3. the solution…
Name the three basic needs:
food, shelter, clothing
Name examples of economic problems:
1. debt... 2. no money to buy food ... 3. spending more than you ea…
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US History Chapter 1
Bering Strait
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Plymouth Colony
land bridge -- Native Americans crossed this former land brid…
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
A colony established by the English Pilgrims, or Seperatists,…
Bering Strait
land bridge -- Native Americans crossed this former land brid…
Christopher Columbus
Italian navigator who discovered the New World in the service…
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US History Chapter 1
Aztec
Nomadic
Kinship
Islam
Central American civilization overrun by Herman Cortez
Group of people that follow their food source for survival
Relationship between families, important in the 16th century
Muslim Religion practiced primarily in the Middle East
Aztec
Central American civilization overrun by Herman Cortez
Nomadic
Group of people that follow their food source for survival
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Chapter 1 US History
conquistador
joint-stock company
indentured servant
committee of correspondence
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
person who agreed to work for a colonial employer for a speci…
colonial organization organized in 1770 to spread news of Gre…
conquistador
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
joint-stock company
A company made up of a group of shareholders. Each shareholde…
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Us History Chapter 1
1st English settlement
Treaty Of Tordesillas
Colombian Exchange
Causes Of the Revolution War
The first colony was Jamestown in 1607 on North American soil…
(June 7, 1494), agreement between Spain and Portugal aimed at…
The Columbian Exchange refers to a period of cultural and bio…
1.Disagreements rose over the right of the British colonists…
1st English settlement
The first colony was Jamestown in 1607 on North American soil…
Treaty Of Tordesillas
(June 7, 1494), agreement between Spain and Portugal aimed at…
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US History Chapter 1
3 worlds meet
When did the 1st people come to the Am…
Beringia
How do we know when an how the first A…
1. Native Americans... 2. Europeans... 3. Africans
-as long as 22,000 years ago... -came from Asia: big game hunter…
-landbridge between Russia and Alaska... -how people got to the…
-geologists have identified 2 long periods when big glaciers…
3 worlds meet
1. Native Americans... 2. Europeans... 3. Africans
When did the 1st people come to the Am…
-as long as 22,000 years ago... -came from Asia: big game hunter…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 1
corn
horses
disease
encomienda system
The Mayas and the Incas cultivated corn as an important stabl…
It was not until the 17th century that the American Indians a…
When Europeans came to America they brought smallpox and meas…
King of Spain gave grants of land and natives (as slaves) to…
corn
The Mayas and the Incas cultivated corn as an important stabl…
horses
It was not until the 17th century that the American Indians a…
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
European Society in 1492
Caribbean Society in 1492
Results of Columbus's Travels
1. Italian... 2. King of Portugal ... 3. In 1492, Queen Isabella of…
1. Hierarchical society ... 2. Slavery... 3. Christianity ... 4. From…
1. Nudity... 2. Women's roles... 3. Technology ... 4. Trade... 5. Alien i…
1. Printing presses... 2. Sets a model... 3. Ecological changes... 4.…
Christopher Columbus
1. Italian... 2. King of Portugal ... 3. In 1492, Queen Isabella of…
European Society in 1492
1. Hierarchical society ... 2. Slavery... 3. Christianity ... 4. From…
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Chapter 1 Vocab - US History
Archaeology
artifact
nomad
migration
study of ancient people
an item left behind by early people that represents their cul…
person who moves from place to place in search of food or gra…
a movement of a large number of people into a new homeland
Archaeology
study of ancient people
artifact
an item left behind by early people that represents their cul…
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US History Chapter 1
Berengia
Tenochtitlan
Inca
Hopewell
the land bridge the first Americans crossed
capital of the Aztec empire
the largest of the early civilizations
Ohio Valley Mound Builders
Berengia
the land bridge the first Americans crossed
Tenochtitlan
capital of the Aztec empire
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US History Chapter 1
Canadian Shield
Incas
Aztecs
nation-states
First part of the North American landmass to emerge above sea…
Highly advanced South American civilization that occupied pre…
Native American empire that controlled present day Mexico unt…
The term commonly describes these societies in which politica…
Canadian Shield
First part of the North American landmass to emerge above sea…
Incas
Highly advanced South American civilization that occupied pre…
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US History Chapter 1
Quebec
Henry the Navigator
Treaty of Tordesillas
Ferdinand Magellan
first French settlement
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
established papal line of demarcation
first to circumnavigate globe
Quebec
first French settlement
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
US History- Chapter 1 Terms
Nomadic
Olmec
Mayan
Aztec
moving from place to place in search of food and water
rain forests in the gulf of mexico 1200 B.C.
built a dynamic culture in Guatemala and the Yukotan peninsul…
Valley of Mexico 1200's A.D.
Nomadic
moving from place to place in search of food and water
Olmec
rain forests in the gulf of mexico 1200 B.C.
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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Chapter 1 US History Geography
Compass Rose
Humid Subtropical
Humid Continental
Steppe
a circle showing the principle directions printed on a map or…
Humid with hot summers and mild winters. Rains year round
Four distinct seasons. (Just like Indiana)
Also known as semiarid, low annual rainfall with scrub vegeta…
Compass Rose
a circle showing the principle directions printed on a map or…
Humid Subtropical
Humid with hot summers and mild winters. Rains year round
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 1
corn
horses
disease
encomienda system
This was an important cultivated crop of the Mayas and the In…
Not until the 17th century the American Indians acquired thes…
When Europeans came to America they brought smallpox and meas…
King of Spain gave grants of land and natives (as slaves) to…
corn
This was an important cultivated crop of the Mayas and the In…
horses
Not until the 17th century the American Indians acquired thes…
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Chapter 1 US History
Conservative
Direct Democracy
Indirect Democracy
Liberal
Gov is best that governs least
System where members of policy meet to discuss all decisions
Gives citizens opportunity to vote for reps
Gov intervention is favored
Conservative
Gov is best that governs least
Direct Democracy
System where members of policy meet to discuss all decisions
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US History; Chapter 1
nomadic
Aztec
Anasazi
Pueblo
moving from place to place in search of food and water
settled in the valley of mexico and developed a sophisticated…
from southwestern US, traded turquiose
descendants of the anasazi
nomadic
moving from place to place in search of food and water
Aztec
settled in the valley of mexico and developed a sophisticated…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 1 - 5
American Indian Societies 1491
European incentives for exploring and…
Columbian Exchange
triangular trade
...
...
The Europeans and the original inhabitants of the Americas ha…
In the 17th century New England merchant ships would follow a…
American Indian Societies 1491
...
European incentives for exploring and…
...
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US History Chapter 1
continent
oceans
history
geography
a large mass of land
the largest bodies of water
the story of what has happened in the life of a country or pe…
the study of the surface of the earth
continent
a large mass of land
oceans
the largest bodies of water
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US History Chapter 1
fertile
geography
monsoon
pass
able to grow crops
the science that deals with land, water, bodies of water, and…
seasonal winds
an open place in a mountain
fertile
able to grow crops
geography
the science that deals with land, water, bodies of water, and…
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US History-Chapter 1
Great Ice Age
Canadian Shield
Bering Land Bridge
nomadism
(2 million - 10,000 years ago) reshaped N. America, forming r…
-first part of the North American landmass to emerge above se…
...
...
Great Ice Age
(2 million - 10,000 years ago) reshaped N. America, forming r…
Canadian Shield
-first part of the North American landmass to emerge above se…
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AP US History Chapter 1
Henry the Navigator
Christopher Columbus
Treaty of Tordesillas
Conquistadors
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
1492 "Discovered" the Americas for European settlement, hired…
1494 established papal line of demarcation in the Americas be…
General term for Spanish explorers in the New World who sough…
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese man that sponsored voyages to open trade routes be…
Christopher Columbus
1492 "Discovered" the Americas for European settlement, hired…
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
20 terms
US History: Chapter 1
Mayas
Aztecs
adobe
Iroquois League
ancient people of Mexico who lived along the Gulf of Mexico a…
ancient people of Mexico who lived in the central highlands
sun-dried brick made from earth,water, and straw
loose confederation made up of five Iroquois peoples: the Moh…
Mayas
ancient people of Mexico who lived along the Gulf of Mexico a…
Aztecs
ancient people of Mexico who lived in the central highlands
37 terms
US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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AP US History Chapter 1
tribute
matriarchy
animism
patriarchy
Goods given to rulers by subjects as a form of payment/taxes
Power inherited through female lines of authority (e.g. Iroqu…
Belief of spirits infused in the natural world (primary relig…
Property and social identity descended in male lines of famil…
tribute
Goods given to rulers by subjects as a form of payment/taxes
matriarchy
Power inherited through female lines of authority (e.g. Iroqu…
37 terms
US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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US History chapter 1
Indentured Servants
Navigation Act
Proclamation of 1763
Middle Passage of African Slavery
Servants who agreed to pay of their debt of passage to New Wo…
A series of act restricting foreign trade of America only to…
King George drew an imaginary line near Appalachian mountains…
Atlantic ocean seas journey taken from African slaves to Amer…
Indentured Servants
Servants who agreed to pay of their debt of passage to New Wo…
Navigation Act
A series of act restricting foreign trade of America only to…
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US History Chapter 1
Prince Henry
Renaissance
Hierarchy
Nuclear family
Sent Portuguese ships to explore the west coast of Africa
(Rebirth) Period when Europeans began investigating all aspec…
European communities organized based on social rank
Father, mother, children
Prince Henry
Sent Portuguese ships to explore the west coast of Africa
Renaissance
(Rebirth) Period when Europeans began investigating all aspec…
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BJU US History Chapter 1 Terms
Marco Polo
Compass
Astrolabe
Caravel
A famous European that visited China during the lifetime of K…
Important Innovation for the discovery of the New World: Enab…
Important Innovation for the discovery of the New World: Enab…
Important Innovation for the discovery of the New World: A Po…
Marco Polo
A famous European that visited China during the lifetime of K…
Compass
Important Innovation for the discovery of the New World: Enab…
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US History - Chapter 1
Carrack
Caravel
Compass
Astrolabe
A merchant vessel having various rigs, used especially by Med…
A small, fast Spanish or Portuguese ship of the Middle Ages a…
A navigation instrument that points North.
An instrument that measures the position of the stars to find…
Carrack
A merchant vessel having various rigs, used especially by Med…
Caravel
A small, fast Spanish or Portuguese ship of the Middle Ages a…
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