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US History Unit 5
yellow journalism
protectorate
how did newspapers influence the way A…
what events led to war with Spain
publishing exaggerated or made up stories to attract readers…
a small country protected and controlled by a larger one
by writing false sobb stories about Spanish cruelty
Cuban revolt, the Maine exploded, and listening to the US. Am…
yellow journalism
publishing exaggerated or made up stories to attract readers…
protectorate
a small country protected and controlled by a larger one
26 terms
Us history unit 3
Battle of New Orleans
Era of Good Feelings
Common
The Hermitage
Andrew Jackson was the hero of what battle?
Some historians refer to the period of President Monroe's adm…
As President Andrew Jackson sought to act as direct represent…
Rachel Jackson was buried where?
Battle of New Orleans
Andrew Jackson was the hero of what battle?
Era of Good Feelings
Some historians refer to the period of President Monroe's adm…
12 terms
US History Unit 3
Articles of Confederation
Land Ordinance of 1785
Northwest Ordinance
Shay's Rebellion
document that created an association of states while guarante…
divided western lands into townships and made provisions for…
legislation that established a system of governing the Northw…
led by Daniel Shay to protest taxes, debts, and foreclosures
Articles of Confederation
document that created an association of states while guarante…
Land Ordinance of 1785
divided western lands into townships and made provisions for…
100 terms
US History Unit 3
Freedman's Bureau
sharecropping
segregation
Jim Crow laws
the federal agency created to help emancipated African Americ…
a system of farming in which farmers work another's land and…
separation of the races
laws that enforced segregation in the South
Freedman's Bureau
the federal agency created to help emancipated African Americ…
sharecropping
a system of farming in which farmers work another's land and…
US History Unit 1
Plantation
middle passage
Indentured Servants
Slave Codes
large farms that grew one kind of crop
the voyage across the atlantic ocean that enslaved Africans w…
They signed a contract to work for four years in order to pay…
Laws to control Slaves
Plantation
large farms that grew one kind of crop
middle passage
the voyage across the atlantic ocean that enslaved Africans w…
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US History Unit 2
Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark
Frederick Jackson Turner
Sacajawea
Land between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains. T…
Led the exploration of the Louisiana Purchase
developed the idea that the existence of the frontier made th…
Shoshone woman who accompanied Lewis and Clark
Louisiana Purchase
Land between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains. T…
Lewis and Clark
Led the exploration of the Louisiana Purchase
24 terms
unit 1 us history
Industrialization
Urbanization
Trust
Robber Baron
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
A legal relationship under which title to property is transfe…
Refers to the industrialists or big business owners who gaine…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Urbanization
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
9 terms
Us history unit 2
Authority
Boycott
Contract
Debated
(n.) persons who exercise (administrative) control over other…
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
Considered; discussed; talked about reasons for and against;…
Authority
(n.) persons who exercise (administrative) control over other…
Boycott
A group's refusal to have commercial dealings with some organ…
32 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
Cultural Region
Refers to a period and biological exchanges between the New (…
A country or area under the full or partial political control…
Make something fit for a new use or purpose
In anthropology and geography, a cultural region, cultural sp…
Columbian Exchange
Refers to a period and biological exchanges between the New (…
Colony
A country or area under the full or partial political control…
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US History Unit 1
Columbian exchange
colony
adapting
culture
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
suitable for a new use or purpose; modify.
is a way of life of a group of people--the behaviors, beliefs…
Columbian exchange
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
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US History Unit 1
columbian exchange
colony
adapting
cultural region
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Accommodation
division of the earth based on a variety of factors, includin…
columbian exchange
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
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US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
Cultural Region
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
become adjusted to new conditions.
an area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
Columbian Exchange
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
Colony
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
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US History Unit 1
columbian exchange
colony
Adapting
Cultural region
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
accommodation
an area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
columbian exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
colony
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
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US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
Cultural Region
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
To make suitable to requirements and conditions
an area in which the people share a similar way of life
Columbian Exchange
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
Colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
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US history - unit 11
Ho Chi Minh trail
Ho Chi Minh
domino theory
Dien Bien Phu
Ho Chi Minh used this to supply arms to the Vietcong, it was…
The leader of the Indochinese communist party... The french cond…
compared the countries on the brink of communism to dominos -…
when the french were forced to surrender in May 1954, to the…
Ho Chi Minh trail
Ho Chi Minh used this to supply arms to the Vietcong, it was…
Ho Chi Minh
The leader of the Indochinese communist party... The french cond…
45 terms
US History Unit 1
Bering Strait
maize
Cahokia
Anasazi
the Western Hemisphere going into North America where the fir…
food grown from corn that spread to now-Canada by 200 AD
One of the trade centers located in now-Illinois
One of the trade centers located in now-four corners
Bering Strait
the Western Hemisphere going into North America where the fir…
maize
food grown from corn that spread to now-Canada by 200 AD
22 terms
US History - Unit 2
Assimilation
Transcontinental Railroad
Chinese Exclusion Act
Urbanization
absorption of people into the dominant culture
Completed in 1869 and connected the East to the West. It led…
Congress barred Chinese immigration for 10 year
Movement of people from rural areas to cities
Assimilation
absorption of people into the dominant culture
Transcontinental Railroad
Completed in 1869 and connected the East to the West. It led…
18 terms
US History Unit 3
range
Promontory Point
sharecropping
reservation
vast public grasslands in the West where cattle grazed freely
where the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads met
system of farming in which farmers work another's land and us…
public land set aside for special use, as for Native Americans
range
vast public grasslands in the West where cattle grazed freely
Promontory Point
where the Union Pacific and Central Pacific railroads met
18 terms
US History Unit 10
ethnic cleansing
clone
John Hinckley Jr
deregulation
the act of ridding a region or society of one or more ethnic…
to make an exact copy of an organism by duplicating genetic m…
tried to assassinate Ronald Reagan by shooting him in 1981
an effort to reduce the size of and regulations by government
ethnic cleansing
the act of ridding a region or society of one or more ethnic…
clone
to make an exact copy of an organism by duplicating genetic m…
21 terms
US History Unit 7
pension
barrios
Joseph Stalin
appeasement
an income for retired workers
a community in which mostly Spanish-speaking people live
took control of the Soviet Union after Lenin's death and intr…
an attempt to keep peace with an enemy by giving in to its de…
pension
an income for retired workers
barrios
a community in which mostly Spanish-speaking people live
22 terms
US History Unit 8
baby boom
Levittown
perjury
satellite
large increase in population in the United States between 194…
name of the first planned community; located in New York
when someone lies under oath
a nation controlled by another country
baby boom
large increase in population in the United States between 194…
Levittown
name of the first planned community; located in New York
57 terms
Unit 2 US History
TransAtlantic Trade
Mercantilism
Proclamation of 1763
French and Indian War
part of mercantilism where Britain required goods from the co…
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
A proclamation from the British government which forbade Brit…
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English an…
TransAtlantic Trade
part of mercantilism where Britain required goods from the co…
Mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
10 terms
US History Unit 2
Habeas Corpus
blockade
Admiral David Farragut
John Wilkes Booth
the right of a citizen to ask a court to decide if a prisoner…
barrier of ships or troops that prevents goods from entering…
commander of the Union naval force; captured New Orleans from…
assassinated President Lincoln in 1865
Habeas Corpus
the right of a citizen to ask a court to decide if a prisoner…
blockade
barrier of ships or troops that prevents goods from entering…
Unit 8 US History
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Ulysses S. Grant
Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
sworn into office as president on March 4, 1861, issued the E…
president of the Confederacy, He attended the military academ…
The Union general during the Civil War became president in th…
earned his nickname during the Battle of Bull Run, regiment o…
Abraham Lincoln
sworn into office as president on March 4, 1861, issued the E…
Jefferson Davis
president of the Confederacy, He attended the military academ…
55 terms
us history unit 6
1861-1865
fort Sumter
courthouses were run by southerners, b…
Robert anderson
how long was the civil war?
where did the civil war begin?
why fort Sumter?
in charge of fort Sumter
1861-1865
how long was the civil war?
fort Sumter
where did the civil war begin?
US History Unit 1
southern plantation system
jamestown
puritans
quakers
Relied on slavery; slaves had no property and no rights
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
Protestant reformers who believe in the equality of all people
southern plantation system
Relied on slavery; slaves had no property and no rights
jamestown
The first successful settlement in the Virginia colony founde…
23 terms
US History Unit 9
domino theory
detente
Ernesto Miranda
Kent State University
idea that if one Southeast Asia country fell to communism, ot…
easing of tensions between unfriendly nations
man who was arrested and charged with a crime, but was not re…
four protesting students were shot and killed here by the Nat…
domino theory
idea that if one Southeast Asia country fell to communism, ot…
detente
easing of tensions between unfriendly nations
44 terms
US History Unit 1
Roanoke
Plymouth
John Smith
John Rolfe
The ... Disappeared Without a Trace "Lost Colony"
English colony in Massachusetts founded by the Pilgrims in 1620
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Roanoke
The ... Disappeared Without a Trace "Lost Colony"
Plymouth
English colony in Massachusetts founded by the Pilgrims in 1620
32 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
convert
adapting
Cultural region
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one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: chang…
become adjusted to new conditions
Image result for cultural regionen.wikipedia.org... In anthropol…
Columbian Exchange
Image result for columbian exchangethecolumbianexchange.weebl…
convert
one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: chang…
32 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
adapting
cultural region
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
Accommodation (knowledge)
An area where certain cultural practices, beliefs, or values…
Columbian Exchange
refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
Colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
29 terms
US History Unit 5
In the late 1800s, the principles of S…
Business leaders John D. Rockefeller,…
Which economic policy argues that gove…
Which major population shift in the la…
laissez-faire economics
were ruthless in dealing with competitors
laissez-faire
rural residents to urban areas
In the late 1800s, the principles of S…
laissez-faire economics
Business leaders John D. Rockefeller,…
were ruthless in dealing with competitors
26 terms
Us history unit 2
Authority
Boycott
Common sense
Contract
the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforc…
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that criticized monarchies…
An agreement between two or more parties that is enforceable…
Authority
the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforc…
Boycott
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
35 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
cultural region
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
a group of people who leave their native country to form in a…
accommodation
an area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Colony
a group of people who leave their native country to form in a…
34 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
Cultural region
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
A country or area under the full or partial political control…
To make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify.
An area inhabited by people who have one or more cultural tra…
Columbian Exchange
Refers to a period of cultural and biological exchanges betwe…
Colony
A country or area under the full or partial political control…
26 terms
US History Unit #5
The Red Scare (1917)
War Communism
Palmer Raids
Clear and Present Danger
The Russian Revolution removed Russia from World War 1. The B…
Russian policy to spread Communism around the world.... Tenants…
U.S. Justice Department arrested and jailed suspected subvers…
Allowed the government to violate the 4th, 5th, 6th Amendment.
The Red Scare (1917)
The Russian Revolution removed Russia from World War 1. The B…
War Communism
Russian policy to spread Communism around the world.... Tenants…
32 terms
US History Unit 1
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Adapting
Cultural region
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
accommodate
an area in which a group of people share a similar culture an…
Columbian Exchange
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
10 terms
US History Unit 1
Harriet Beecher Stowe
extremists
Martin Van Buren
insurrection
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin
people who held opinions not agreed on by the vast majority o…
the Free-Soilers candidate for the 1848 presidential election
rebellion against established authority
Harriet Beecher Stowe
wrote Uncle Tom's Cabin
extremists
people who held opinions not agreed on by the vast majority o…
78 terms
Us history Unit 1
Columbus
Leif Ericson
Astrolabe
Caravel
(Spain) 1492, reached the Bahamas, 1493 established Santo Dom…
(Viking) settled in ... Canada 1000A.D.
Devise used to determine latitude
Large ship of unprecedented speed
Columbus
(Spain) 1492, reached the Bahamas, 1493 established Santo Dom…
Leif Ericson
(Viking) settled in ... Canada 1000A.D.
87 terms
US History Unit 9
great Society
urban renewal
Medicare
Medicaid
President Johnson's goal and programs for the future of the U…
a program to rebuild rundown areas of cities
national health insurance for older Americans and people with…
Public health program that pays medical expenses for low inco…
great Society
President Johnson's goal and programs for the future of the U…
urban renewal
a program to rebuild rundown areas of cities
18 terms
US History Unit 3
Articles of Confederation
Republic
Republicanism
Confederation
The first constitution of the "United States" (1781-1789). It…
A form of government where the people elected those that will…
The political ideal that governments should be formed by the…
A loose league of friendship, an alliance
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the "United States" (1781-1789). It…
Republic
A form of government where the people elected those that will…
25 terms
US History Unit 3 WWII
Axis
Allies
Double V Campaign
Pearl Harbor
Germany, Italy and Japan
United States, USSR, Great Britain, France
A campaign that encouraged African Americans to support the w…
An army base in Hawaii that was bombed by Japan on Dec. 6, 19…
Axis
Germany, Italy and Japan
Allies
United States, USSR, Great Britain, France
13 terms
US History - Unit 1
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Bias
Propaganda
Original records of the political, economic, artistic, scient…
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
An opinion or perspective of a person to leads to be in favor…
A form of communication that influences people's attitude to…
Primary Source
Original records of the political, economic, artistic, scient…
Secondary Source
Information gathered by someone who did not take part in or w…
18 terms
US History Unit 2
Trench Warfare
Amnesty
Conscription
Clara Barton
soldiers fighting from long ditches dug in the ground
government pardon for an offense
the act of requiring people to serve in the military
became famous as a nurse for the Union army and then founded…
Trench Warfare
soldiers fighting from long ditches dug in the ground
Amnesty
government pardon for an offense
74 terms
US HISTORY, UNIT 1
Proprietary colony
Bacon's Rebellion
Committees of correspondence
Intolerable Acts
colony owned and governed by an individual who could govern i…
A rebellion led by Nathaniel Bacon with backcountry farmers t…
Organization founded by Samuel Adams consisting of a system o…
In response to Boston Tea Party, 4 acts passed in 1774, Port…
Proprietary colony
colony owned and governed by an individual who could govern i…
Bacon's Rebellion
A rebellion led by Nathaniel Bacon with backcountry farmers t…
30 terms
US History - Unit 1 Terms
Mercantilism
Salutary Neglect
Bicameral legislation
Federalist
economic policy under which a nation accumulates wealth by ex…
British policy in early 1700s which allowed the colonies virt…
lawmaking body made up of two houses
one who favored ratification of the Constitution; included Ma…
Mercantilism
economic policy under which a nation accumulates wealth by ex…
Salutary Neglect
British policy in early 1700s which allowed the colonies virt…
24 terms
US History Unit 1
Industrialization
Urbanization
Trust
Robber Baron
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Growth of cities
A group of corporations run by a single board of directors
Refers to the industrialists or big business owners who gaine…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Urbanization
Growth of cities
24 terms
US History Unit 1
Industrialization
Urbanization
Trust
Robber Baron
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
A group of corporations run by a single board of directors
A wealthy person who tries to get land, businesses, or more m…
Industrialization
The development of industries for the machine production of g…
Urbanization
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
29 terms
US History Unit 5
Articles of Confederation
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
set of laws to govern the United States
congress in charge of making laws
puts the laws into action passed by congress
judges who apply the laws in cases brought to them
Articles of Confederation
set of laws to govern the United States
Legislative Branch
congress in charge of making laws
29 terms
US History Unit 4
Dorothea Dix
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Henry David Thoreau
Second Great Awakening
Reformer who worked for improved treatment of mentally ill
American transcendentalist who was against slavery and stress…
Author of Walden who practiced ideas of transcendentalism
Widespread Spiritual movement
Dorothea Dix
Reformer who worked for improved treatment of mentally ill
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American transcendentalist who was against slavery and stress…
5 terms
US history Unit3
The sinking of the Lusitania
Drafting soldiers
Propaganda
Wilson's Fourteen Points
RMS Lusitania was a British ocean liner that was sunk by a Ge…
It was the country's first peacetime draft. From 1940 until 1…
information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, use…
The Fourteen Points was a statement of principles for world p…
The sinking of the Lusitania
RMS Lusitania was a British ocean liner that was sunk by a Ge…
Drafting soldiers
It was the country's first peacetime draft. From 1940 until 1…
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