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US History - Colonial and Founding
Great Compromise
Articles of Condereation
New Jersey Plan
Virginia Plan
Settled the issue of representation in Congress
first weak government
supported by small states, wanted equal representation in gov…
supported by large states, wanted representation based on pop…
Great Compromise
Settled the issue of representation in Congress
Articles of Condereation
first weak government
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US History - Constituional Amendments
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
Right to bear arms
no illegal searches and seizures "search warrant"
"due process of law"; double jeopardy (can't be tried for the…
1st Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
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us history EOC individuals
Mikhail Gorbachev
martin luther king
malcolm x
dwight d eisenhower
Soviet leader that saw improved relations with Reagan, instit…
Civil Rights Leader. Born in Atlanta. Developed a non-violent…
African-American advocate and leader who moved away from Mart…
leader of the Allied forces in Europe during WW2--leader of t…
Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet leader that saw improved relations with Reagan, instit…
martin luther king
Civil Rights Leader. Born in Atlanta. Developed a non-violent…
US HISTORY
Monroe Doctrine
Manifest Destiny
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance of 1787
A statement of foreign policy which proclaimed that Europe sh…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788. ... A weak constitution…
Federal order that divided the Northwest Territory into small…
Monroe Doctrine
A statement of foreign policy which proclaimed that Europe sh…
Manifest Destiny
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
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US HISTORY EOC VOCABULARY
migration
democracy
indentured servants
immigrants
the movement of people from one region to another
a government in which people rule themselves
colonists who received free passage to North America in excha…
people who move to another country after leaving their homeland
migration
the movement of people from one region to another
democracy
a government in which people rule themselves
Us history
General William Tecumseh Sherman
General U.S. Grant
Anaconda plan
Blockade
American soldier, businessman, educator and author.
As Commanding General, Grant worked closely with President Ab…
Snake is the name widely applied to an outline strategy for s…
an act or means of sealing off a place to prevent goods or pe…
General William Tecumseh Sherman
American soldier, businessman, educator and author.
General U.S. Grant
As Commanding General, Grant worked closely with President Ab…
Us History STAAR Review
Jamestown
Mayflower Compact
Amendments
George Washington
First successful US settlement
First US Constitution
Additions to the Constitution
First US president; Leader of the US Military during the Revo…
Jamestown
First successful US settlement
Mayflower Compact
First US Constitution
STAAR US History Timeline
Growth of Business
Political Machines/Corruption
Nativism
Increase Immigration from Europe
Gilded Age Late 1800's
Gilded Age Late 1800s
Gilded Age Late 1800s
Gilded Age Late 1800s
Growth of Business
Gilded Age Late 1800's
Political Machines/Corruption
Gilded Age Late 1800s
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US history
Lexington and Concord
Patriot
George Washington
Valley Forge
Which barrel had the shot heard around the world?
A person who did not agree with the British taxation policies…
This person was chosen by the Continental Congress to command…
Where Washington and his men spent a long winter without basi…
Lexington and Concord
Which barrel had the shot heard around the world?
Patriot
A person who did not agree with the British taxation policies…
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US History Ch3
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
indentured servants
The first permanent English settlement in North America situa…
Somebody that took control of Jamestown and built a fort in 1…
daughter of the Powhatan leader who married John Rolfe in 1614
Servants that signed a contract to work for four to seven yea…
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America situa…
John Smith
Somebody that took control of Jamestown and built a fort in 1…
Chapter 8 US History
Second Great Awakening *
Henry David Thoreau
* revivalism
* Horace Mann
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Transcendental writer
re-birth of christian ideals through tent meetings
education reformer
Second Great Awakening *
Revival of Christian churches led by David Walker
Henry David Thoreau
Transcendental writer
US History STAAR EOC
Gilded Age
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
Laissez-Faire
Bessemer Process
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
Hands off. No government intervention in business.
A process for making steel more efficiently, patented in 1856.
Gilded Age
1870s - 1890s; monopolies, Transcontinental railroad, Homeste…
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
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US HISTORY
GPERS
1607
1620
1776
G-geography... P-politics... E-economics... R-religion... S-society
Jamestown, VA established first English colony in the Americans
Pilgrims established Plymouth, MA. wrote the mayflower compact
declaration of the independence American colonies declared th…
GPERS
G-geography... P-politics... E-economics... R-religion... S-society
1607
Jamestown, VA established first English colony in the Americans
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US History
Intern
Railroad
Colonel
Kernel
A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line
Networks of iron (later steel) rails on which steam (later el…
a military rank below general
innermost, essential part; seed grain, often in a shell
Intern
A word inside a line rhymes with another word on the same line
Railroad
Networks of iron (later steel) rails on which steam (later el…
56 terms
US History
The Salem witch trials
Fundamental Orders Of Connecticut
Mayflower Compact
houses of burgesses
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecut…
The orders describe the government set up by the Connecticut…
The Mayflower Compact was the first governing document of Ply…
the first legislative assembly in the American colonies. The…
The Salem witch trials
The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecut…
Fundamental Orders Of Connecticut
The orders describe the government set up by the Connecticut…
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US HISTORY
Depression
Cholera
Mountain men
Santa Fe Trail
A period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
Bacteria
Fur trappers of the northwest
Trail from independence Missouri to Santa Fe New Mexico in th…
Depression
A period of low economic activity and rising unemployment
Cholera
Bacteria
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US History Unit 4
Limited Government
Republicanism
Checks and Balances
Federalsim
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
system that does not allow any one branch of the government t…
the distribution of power between a federal government and th…
Limited Government
the Constitution and laws define the limits of those in power…
Republicanism
a philosophy of limited government with elected representativ…
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US History Chapter 5
crop
frontier
servant
triangle trade
growing things for food and trade.
The edge of a settlement
a person who takes care of you in your house, but not a slave
trading goods from the Americas to Europe and Africa
crop
growing things for food and trade.
frontier
The edge of a settlement
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US History Chapter 6
precedent
Cabinet
tariff
loose construction
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
a tax on imported goods
a broad interpretation of the Constitution relying on the imp…
precedent
an act or statement that becomes a tradition to be followed
Cabinet
the officials who head the major executive departments and ad…
US History
draft
Thirteenth Amendment
Reconstruction
Fourteenth Amendment
the selection of men who have to serve in the military
this abolished of slavery added to the Constitution
rebuilding the south
this made blacks citizens and guaranteed them the same legal…
draft
the selection of men who have to serve in the military
Thirteenth Amendment
this abolished of slavery added to the Constitution
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US History Final Review
Battle of Little Bighorn
George Custer
reservation
assimilation
a conflict between Native Americans and U.S. troops in Montan…
led U.S. troops into the Battle of Little Bighorn
assigned land by the U.S. government for Native Americans to…
a process where Native Americans were forced to convert to th…
Battle of Little Bighorn
a conflict between Native Americans and U.S. troops in Montan…
George Custer
led U.S. troops into the Battle of Little Bighorn
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us history
robber barons
immigration
nativists
Sherman antitrust act 1890
used ruthless business practices ... laissez-farire (hands off)…
banded together in ethnic neighborhoods assimilated into U.S…
believed that people in america were the natives and there sh…
outlawed business monopolies / trusts
robber barons
used ruthless business practices ... laissez-farire (hands off)…
immigration
banded together in ethnic neighborhoods assimilated into U.S…
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US History Standard 7
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Joseph Stalin
Benito Mussolini
This dictator was the leader of the Nazi Party. He believed t…
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
Fascist dictator of Italy (1922-1943). He led Italy to conque…
Adolf Hitler
This dictator was the leader of the Nazi Party. He believed t…
Appeasement
Satisfying the demands of dissatisfied powers in an effort to…
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US History
Abraham Lincoln
John Breckinridge
Stephen Douglas
Missouri Compromise
Won the 1860 presidential election
Southern Democratic Nominee
Democratic nominee
Extend all the way to CA... Slavery illegal in North of the line…
Abraham Lincoln
Won the 1860 presidential election
John Breckinridge
Southern Democratic Nominee
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US History Chapter 3
The king was not happy with the Separa…
Poor planning and the cold winter forc…
The Plymouth Company was a ___________…
John Rolfe planted ______________.
Pilgrims
colonists
stock
tabacco
The king was not happy with the Separa…
Pilgrims
Poor planning and the cold winter forc…
colonists
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US HISTORY
the salem witch trails
fundamental order of connecticut
mayflower compact
houses of burgesses
Trials held in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692 that led to the…
was an early agreement between the colonial communities of Ha…
El Pacto del Mayflower fue el primer documento de gobierno en…
the assembly of representatives in colonial Virginia.
the salem witch trails
Trials held in Salem, Massachusetts, in 1692 that led to the…
fundamental order of connecticut
was an early agreement between the colonial communities of Ha…
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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 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
An increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
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US History Complete Set
influenza
inflation
Red Scare
emergence
flu
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services
a widespread fear of suspected communists and radicals though…
rise or development
influenza
flu
inflation
A continuous rise in the price of goods and services
13 terms
US History
1st Amendment
2nd Amendment
4th Amendment
5th Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
Right to bear arms
no illegal searches and seizures "search warrant"
"due process of law"; double jeopardy (can't be tried for the…
1st Amendment
Freedom of Speech, press, assembly, religion, & petition
2nd Amendment
Right to bear arms
US History 8 Vocab
Framers
Founding Fathers
Patriotism
Colonialism
The Framers of the Constitution were delegates to the Constit…
The delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphi…
Devoted love, support, and defense of one's country; national…
The control or governing influence of a nation over a depende…
Framers
The Framers of the Constitution were delegates to the Constit…
Founding Fathers
The delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphi…
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US History Chapter 25
Hoover
local governments, private groups, and…
Agricultural Marketing Act
moratorium
thought Americans should be patient and that the depression w…
Hoover felt they should help people in need
approved $500 million to buy extra crops from farmers
placed on war debts owed the US to help other countries recov…
Hoover
thought Americans should be patient and that the depression w…
local governments, private groups, and…
Hoover felt they should help people in need
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US History: The US Constitution
Articles of Confederation
The Preamble
The Articles
Amendments
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
Define the sections of the federal government and their atten…
Twenty-seven amendments in the US Constitution, the first ten…
Articles of Confederation
The first governing proposal for the US, adopted by the Secon…
The Preamble
Mission statement: "We the People of the United States, in or…
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US History Chapter 4
Tobacco
Virginia
John Smith
Pocahontas
a plant people smoke
a state in the USA
The hero and leader of Jamestown, saved by Pocahontas
saved John Smith
Tobacco
a plant people smoke
Virginia
a state in the USA
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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…
US History
Containment
East Germany
Iron Curtain
Long Telegram
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
German Democratic Republic
A political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eastern Euro…
The message written by George Kennan in 1946 to Truman advisi…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
East Germany
German Democratic Republic
US History
The Salem Witch Trial
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Mayflower Compact
House of Burgesses
Puritans - desire to root out evil due to sense of anger/frus…
Set up a unified government for the towns of the Connecticut…
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
1619 - The Virginia House of Burgesses formed, the first legi…
The Salem Witch Trial
Puritans - desire to root out evil due to sense of anger/frus…
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
Set up a unified government for the towns of the Connecticut…
23 terms
Presidents Us History Final
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
General in revolutionary war
1st vice president
Made Louisiana purchase
President of us during war of 1812
George Washington
General in revolutionary war
John Adams
1st vice president
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US HISTORY
REVIVAL OF TRADE AND COMMERCE
Match the definitions
bourgeoisie
Islam
***
*************
Property owners and businesspeople as a class, as contrasted…
The religion founded by Mohammed. In its essence Islam holds…
REVIVAL OF TRADE AND COMMERCE
***
Match the definitions
*************
Us history
Ho Chi Minh
domino theory
SEATO
vietcong
a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime min…
a theory prominent from the 1950s to the 1980s, that speculat…
an international organization for collective defense in South…
the name given by Western sources to the National Liberation…
Ho Chi Minh
a Vietnamese Communist revolutionary leader who was prime min…
domino theory
a theory prominent from the 1950s to the 1980s, that speculat…
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US History Unit 1
Conquistador
Joint-stock companies
Jamestown
Bacon's Rebellion
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
the first colony in America, set up in 1607
Army of former indentured servants who were prevented from ex…
Conquistador
Spanish explorers who traveled to the New World
Joint-stock companies
private investors who polled their money to create profitable…
33 terms
Unit 1 Us History
Continental Congress
Declaration of Independence
Louisiana Purchase
Manifest Destiny
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
1803 - The U.S. purchased the land from the Mississippi River…
A notion held by a nineteenth-century Americans that the Unit…
Continental Congress
A body of representatives from the British North American col…
Declaration of Independence
1776 statement, issued by the Second Continental Congress, ex…
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CP US History I
Articles of Confederation
Northwest Ordinance
Preamble
United States Constitution
First American constitution of a loose confederation of states
created policy for administering the Northwest Territories. I…
Introductory statement of the Constitutions's fundamental pur…
written to establish a stronger national government by replac…
Articles of Confederation
First American constitution of a loose confederation of states
Northwest Ordinance
created policy for administering the Northwest Territories. I…
us history
Articles of confederation
shays rebellion
the Great Compromise
3/5 compromise
1777 the document that created the first central government f…
An uprising of Massachusetts farmers, led by Daniel Shays, to…
An agreement worked out at the constitutional Convention esta…
resolved the controversial issue of apportionment that was ra…
Articles of confederation
1777 the document that created the first central government f…
shays rebellion
An uprising of Massachusetts farmers, led by Daniel Shays, to…
us history
Reservation
Assimilation
Treaty of Greenville
Adams Onis treaty
land set aside for native people
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
an agreement between native american confederation leaders an…
an agreement in which Spain gave East Florida to the United S…
Reservation
land set aside for native people
Assimilation
the process of adapting or adjusting to the culture of a grou…
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US History
mercantilism
republic
Salutary Neglect
repeal
an ecomonic system that uses colonies to establish a favorabl…
a government where people choose representatives who then vot…
England's policy of letting the colonies govern themselves wi…
remove or take away
mercantilism
an ecomonic system that uses colonies to establish a favorabl…
republic
a government where people choose representatives who then vot…
US History
April 19, 1775
June 15, 1775
June 17, 1775
July of 1775
The war begins when fighting breaks out at Lexington and Conc…
George Washington named Commander-in-Chief
Battle of Bunker Hill, Boston, Mass, a.k.a. Breeds Hill (don'…
Olive Branch Petition
April 19, 1775
The war begins when fighting breaks out at Lexington and Conc…
June 15, 1775
George Washington named Commander-in-Chief
US History
Theodore Roosevelt
Ida Tarbell
Charles Edward Russell
Lincoln Steffens
was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, natural…
was an American teacher, author and journalist. She was one o…
was an American journalist, opinion columnist, newspaper edit…
was a New York reporter who launched a series of articles in…
Theodore Roosevelt
was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, natural…
Ida Tarbell
was an American teacher, author and journalist. She was one o…
US History
Andrew Carnegie
Vertical Integration
Horizontal consolidation
Social Darwinism
Steel
a company taking over it's supliers
Companies joining up
Survival of the fitest
Andrew Carnegie
Steel
Vertical Integration
a company taking over it's supliers
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US History 8 Mission US
apprentice
Boston Massacre
boycott
Boston Tea Party
young person who is trained in a craft in exchange for labor.
name given to an incident that took place on March 5, 1770, i…
an organized refusal to buy goods, usually for the purpose of…
name given to an act of political protest by American colonis…
apprentice
young person who is trained in a craft in exchange for labor.
Boston Massacre
name given to an incident that took place on March 5, 1770, i…
144 terms
US History
Columbus (Spain)
Spanish settlements
Magellan (Spain)
England
1 - Sailed W. for King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella (Spain);…
Central and S. America; ... 1565 - N. America - St. Augustine, F…
1519 - looking for S. route to Pacific onward to India; Franc…
1497 - Cabot... 1583 1nd 1585 Tries to establish colonies in New…
Columbus (Spain)
1 - Sailed W. for King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella (Spain);…
Spanish settlements
Central and S. America; ... 1565 - N. America - St. Augustine, F…
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