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US History Vocab Unit 4
Sectionalism
Uncle Tom's Cabin
Wilmot Provisio
Election of 1828
Loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to th…
1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe, antislavery book, widely read- h…
Submitted by Democratic Congressman to prevent the introducti…
The Election year that began the "Age of Jackson" where it wa…
Sectionalism
Loyalty to one's own region of the country, rather than to th…
Uncle Tom's Cabin
1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe, antislavery book, widely read- h…
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Unit 4 US Government
amend
appeal
bill
censorship
To change
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
proposed for a new law
the power to review, change, or prevent the publication of news
amend
To change
appeal
(law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a…
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US Unit 4: Imperialism and WWI
Imperialism
Protectorate
Annexation
Self-Determination
Economic and political domination of a strong country over ot…
When an imperial power allowed the local rulers to stay in co…
Taking control of a country/territory and adding it to your c…
The right of people of other nations to determine their own g…
Imperialism
Economic and political domination of a strong country over ot…
Protectorate
When an imperial power allowed the local rulers to stay in co…
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US History: Unit 4 Progressivism
Women's Suffrage Movement
Muckraker
Underside
conservation
The movement to give women the right to vote. Largely unsucce…
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
A negative view of something in a more real depiction; for in…
The preservation and protection of resources rather than usin…
Women's Suffrage Movement
The movement to give women the right to vote. Largely unsucce…
Muckraker
1906 - Journalists who searched for corruption in politics an…
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Unit 4 Review: US Constitution
Legislative Branch
Veto
Judicial Branch
Executive Branch
Creating and passing laws
Power of the President to check laws created by the Congress
Interprets laws created by congress to be Constitutional or not
Headed by the office of the President of the United States
Legislative Branch
Creating and passing laws
Veto
Power of the President to check laws created by the Congress
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Wagg US Unit 4 - Civil War
Abolitionist
Frederick Douglass
William Lloyd Garrison
Harriet Tubman
A person who wanted to end slavery
(1817-1895) He escaped slavery and became the leading aboliti…
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist. Editor of radical…
American abolitionist. Born a slave on a Maryland plantation,…
Abolitionist
A person who wanted to end slavery
Frederick Douglass
(1817-1895) He escaped slavery and became the leading aboliti…
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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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Unit 4: US Expansion
Treaty of Paris
Britain
Louisiana Purchase
France
first land added after the 13 colonies was added through the…
who signed over land in the Treaty of Paris
Large land acquisition in the center of the continent
country Louisiana Purchase was from
Treaty of Paris
first land added after the 13 colonies was added through the…
Britain
who signed over land in the Treaty of Paris
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Unit 4 US History Vocabulary
Industrial Revolution
Laissez-faire economics
Eli Whitney
Interchangeable Parts
Time period in US when we started using machines. New inventi…
People make the decision not the government.
Cotton Gin. Interchangeable parts
Eli Whitney. parts made that could be used in different ways.
Industrial Revolution
Time period in US when we started using machines. New inventi…
Laissez-faire economics
People make the decision not the government.
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Unit 4 US Imperialism
Imperialism
Jose Marti
General Weyler
yellow journalism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Cuban poet and journalist who organized a revolution against…
known as the butcher, he was aSpanish general who was sent to…
journalism that is based upon sensationalism and crude exagge…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Jose Marti
Cuban poet and journalist who organized a revolution against…
us history unit 4
Pancho Villa
Senator Henry Cabot Lodge
William Howard Taft
Jon J. Pershing
eluded 15,000 US troops sent to capture him after he raided A…
who led campaign again US joining the League of Nations
followed Theodore Roosevelt as President of USA
commanded the American Expeditionary force
Pancho Villa
eluded 15,000 US troops sent to capture him after he raided A…
Senator Henry Cabot Lodge
who led campaign again US joining the League of Nations
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US History Unit 4
Arthur Zimmerman
Alvin York
John J Pershing
Pancho Villa
Sent telegram to Mexico, seeking their support against the USA
American soldier who killed 28 enemy soldiers while capturing…
commander of the American Expeditionary Force
eluded 15,000 US troops sent to capture him after a raid on A…
Arthur Zimmerman
Sent telegram to Mexico, seeking their support against the USA
Alvin York
American soldier who killed 28 enemy soldiers while capturing…
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US Master List (Up to Unit 4)
Proclamation Line of 1763
French and Indian War
Mercantilism
New England Colonies
An invisible line along the Appalachian Mts. restricting colo…
Fought between British and French over control of Ohio River…
An economic policy in which colonies exist to provide raw mat…
Known for their rocky soil and short growing season, develop…
Proclamation Line of 1763
An invisible line along the Appalachian Mts. restricting colo…
French and Indian War
Fought between British and French over control of Ohio River…
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Modern US LMHS Unit 4 - 2nd IR & Urbanization
2nd Industrial Revolution
Bessemer Process
Thomas Edison
Skyscrapers
Characterized by an increased use of steel, electric power, a…
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply; Led to the 2n…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
Tall building with many floors supported by a lightweight ste…
2nd Industrial Revolution
Characterized by an increased use of steel, electric power, a…
Bessemer Process
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply; Led to the 2n…
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US History Unit 4 Study Topics
Alvin York
Thomas Edison
The Wright Brothers
George Westinghouse
Awarded the Medal of Honor after the war
Created the first commercially practical light bulb
Built and operated the first airplane
Known for standardizing the alternate electrical current proc…
Alvin York
Awarded the Medal of Honor after the war
Thomas Edison
Created the first commercially practical light bulb
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US History A Edpuzzle unit 4
Gilded Age
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
Alexander Graham Bell
Thomas Edison
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
Gilded Age
1870s - 1890s; time period looked good on the outside, despit…
Technological (Second Industrial) Revo…
based on steel, railroads, electricity, oil-based products
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US Unit 4 Review: Roaring 20s
Prohibition
speakeasies
effects of the car
lives of women in the 1920s
the 18th Amendment, which forbade the sale and transportation…
illegal secret saloons that were concealed with fake business…
gave Americans a new sense of freedom, allowed them to work f…
now had the right to vote (19th Amendment), more joined the w…
Prohibition
the 18th Amendment, which forbade the sale and transportation…
speakeasies
illegal secret saloons that were concealed with fake business…
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US History 8A Unit 4
antifederalists
XYZ Affair
delegated powers
due process
people who opposed the Constitution
nickname for a bribe offered by agents of French president Ta…
powers granted to the federal government
fair application of the law
antifederalists
people who opposed the Constitution
XYZ Affair
nickname for a bribe offered by agents of French president Ta…
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US Hist Unit 4
Popular Sovereignty
Kansas Nebraska Act
Dred Scott v Sanford
Ft. Sumter
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
gave the people in those territories the right to chose to be…
Supreme Court decision that stated slaves were property no ma…
Union fort attacked by Confederates sparking the start of the…
Popular Sovereignty
A belief that ultimate power resides in the people.
Kansas Nebraska Act
gave the people in those territories the right to chose to be…
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US HIST Unit 4
Corruption
Political Machines
Boss Tweed
Subsidy
Dishonest conduct by those in power, typically involving brib…
A system of people and institutions that would exchange favor…
The leader of the political machine Tammany Hall
Payment made by the government to encourage development in ce…
Corruption
Dishonest conduct by those in power, typically involving brib…
Political Machines
A system of people and institutions that would exchange favor…
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VA/US Unit 4: Early Republic
Jay Treaty
Whiskey Rebellion
Revolution of 1800
Strict Interpretation
1795, Chief Justice John Jay was sent to Britain to stop the…
In 1794, Pennsylvania distillers opposed and fought the 1791…
Jefferson's election changed the direction of the government…
Stick to literal word meaning of the Constitution
Jay Treaty
1795, Chief Justice John Jay was sent to Britain to stop the…
Whiskey Rebellion
In 1794, Pennsylvania distillers opposed and fought the 1791…
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US History Unit 4 Vocab
Homesteads
Abolition Movement
Fugitive
Border States
land on which to settle and build a house
the social movement to end slavery in the United States
one who flees or has fled from danger or justice
before and during the Civil War, a state between the North an…
Homesteads
land on which to settle and build a house
Abolition Movement
the social movement to end slavery in the United States
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Unit 4: US Constitution
New Jersey Plan
James Madison
1787 - Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Virginia Plan
What was the plan of Congress that called for a one-house con…
Who is known as the "Father of the Constitution"?
In what year and in which city was the Constitutional Convent…
What was the plan for Congress that called for two house cong…
New Jersey Plan
What was the plan of Congress that called for a one-house con…
James Madison
Who is known as the "Father of the Constitution"?
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US History: Unit 4 Review
Urbanization
Steerage
Nativism
Ellis Island
This is the movement of people from rural areas into the citi…
These were the cheapest accommodations on a ship.
This is an extreme dislike of immigrants by native-born people.
This is located in New York Harbor that served as the process…
Urbanization
This is the movement of people from rural areas into the citi…
Steerage
These were the cheapest accommodations on a ship.
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US History Unit 4
Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882
Western European Protestants
Emma Lazarus
Interstate Commerce Act
banned the immigration of certain groups of Asians
the first wave of immigrants
her poem is inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty
the Congress response to corruption in business. it required…
Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882
banned the immigration of certain groups of Asians
Western European Protestants
the first wave of immigrants
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US Unit 4
Laissez-faire
flapper
Great Migration
Harlem Renaissance
Idea that government should play as small a role as possible…
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
An early 20th century mass movement of African Americans from…
A period in the 1920s when African-American achievements in a…
Laissez-faire
Idea that government should play as small a role as possible…
flapper
Young women of the 1920s that behaved and dressed in a radica…
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OFL US History A Unit 4
steerage
ethnic
exclusion
Ellis Island
a large open area beneath a ship's deck
having a common racial, national, or cultural tradition
the act of keeping a person or group out
where most European immigrants checked into the United States
steerage
a large open area beneath a ship's deck
ethnic
having a common racial, national, or cultural tradition
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US Unit 4 HW 6
cooperatives
Populism
Farmer's Alliance
greenbacks
A store where farmers buy products from each other; an enterp…
A political group which began to emerge in 1891. They gained…
The Farmers' Alliance was an organized agrarian economic move…
A piece of U.S. paper money first issued by the north during…
cooperatives
A store where farmers buy products from each other; an enterp…
Populism
A political group which began to emerge in 1891. They gained…
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Our environment and us (unit 4)
environment
global warming
biodegradable
greenhouse effect
ambiente
riscaldamento globale
biodegradabile
effetto serra
environment
ambiente
global warming
riscaldamento globale
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US unit 4 vocab
Alliance System
Annexation
Anti-Semitism
Assassination
defense agreement among nations
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
A mindset that people of Jewish heritage were inferior to oth…
murder of a public figure by surprise attack
Alliance System
defense agreement among nations
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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US History Unit 4 WWII
Totalitarian Leaders
Germany... Italy... Japan
US... Great Britain... France... Soviet
Communism
After WWI people turned to these leaders to solve their... econo…
Adolf Hitler... Benito Mussolini... Emperor Hirohito... Hideki Tojo (G…
Franklin D. Roosevelt/Truman... Winston Churchill... Charles de Gau…
a system of social organization in which all... economic and soc…
Totalitarian Leaders
After WWI people turned to these leaders to solve their... econo…
Germany... Italy... Japan
Adolf Hitler... Benito Mussolini... Emperor Hirohito... Hideki Tojo (G…
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AP US History Unit 4
Bill of Rights
Judiciary Act of 1789
Assumption
Alexander Hamilton
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court syst…
A belief or statement taken for granted without proof... The dog…
First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a n…
Bill of Rights
The first 10 Amendments of the Constitution
Judiciary Act of 1789
Congress passed this Act which created the federal-court syst…
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American Government Unit 4: US Constitution Amendments
Bill of Rights
Right to Bear Arms
Quartering troops
Self-incrimination
The first ten Amendments to the US Constitution, written to g…
The right to possess weapons.
Housing military personnel in your home
To speak against oneself/ exposing oneself (to law enforcemen…
Bill of Rights
The first ten Amendments to the US Constitution, written to g…
Right to Bear Arms
The right to possess weapons.
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AP US History Unit 4
Francis Scott Key
Andrew Jackson
Washington Irving
James Monroe
An American lawyer, author, and amateur poet from Georgetown…
An American statesman who served as the seventh President of…
An American short story writer, essayist, biographer, histori…
The fifth President of the United States, serving between 181…
Francis Scott Key
An American lawyer, author, and amateur poet from Georgetown…
Andrew Jackson
An American statesman who served as the seventh President of…
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US Unit 4: 1920s
Nativism
isolationism
communism
the red scare
prejudice against foreign-born people
a policy of pulling away from involvement in world affairs
an economic and political system based on a single-party gove…
communists in Russia overthrow the government and establish a…
Nativism
prejudice against foreign-born people
isolationism
a policy of pulling away from involvement in world affairs
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US Unit 4 HWs 4&5
deflation
trade union
industrial union
blacklists
A decline in the volume of available money or credit that res…
An organization of workers with the same trade or skill.
An organization of common laborers and craft workers in a par…
A list of persons who are disapproved of or who are to be pun…
deflation
A decline in the volume of available money or credit that res…
trade union
An organization of workers with the same trade or skill.
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Wagg US Unit 4 - Civil War B
Abolitionist
Frederick Douglass
William Lloyd Garrison
Harriet Tubman
A person who wanted to end slavery
(1817-1895) He escaped slavery and became the leading aboliti…
1805-1879. Prominent American abolitionist. Editor of radical…
American abolitionist. Born a slave on a Maryland plantation,…
Abolitionist
A person who wanted to end slavery
Frederick Douglass
(1817-1895) He escaped slavery and became the leading aboliti…
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Unit 4: US Expansion (The War of 1812)
Treaty of Paris 1783
Ruler of the Sea
Seize
to desert
This document was signed to signify the end of the Revolution…
By 1800, America had more ships than Great Britain
to take. Britain and France would stop American ships and sei…
to leave without permission; a soldier runs away from military
Treaty of Paris 1783
This document was signed to signify the end of the Revolution…
Ruler of the Sea
By 1800, America had more ships than Great Britain
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US history unit 4 vocab
Sacco and Vanzetti
Warren G. Harding 1921-23
Marcus Garvey
Western hemisphere
-Italian immigrants... -charged with murdering... -convicted on cir…
-republican... -29th president... -campaigned for a rejection of Wi…
-leader of the UNIA... - urged blacks to return to Africa becaus…
Sacco and Vanzetti
-Italian immigrants... -charged with murdering... -convicted on cir…
Warren G. Harding 1921-23
-republican... -29th president... -campaigned for a rejection of Wi…
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US Unit 4
Interstate Commerce Act
Third Parties
Progressive Movement
Social Gospel Movement
prohibited railroads from charging more for short hauls than…
sometimes they have an impact on elections but rarely win them
primary goal was to correct the political and economic injust…
Protestant movement for social reforms, like the abolition of…
Interstate Commerce Act
prohibited railroads from charging more for short hauls than…
Third Parties
sometimes they have an impact on elections but rarely win them
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US History Unit 4
Transcontinental railroad
The Bessemer Process
J.P. Morgan
League of Nations
a transportation system that crossed the continental United S…
developed in the 1850's that led to faster, cheaper steel pro…
a banker who bought Carnegie's steel company and bailed out t…
international body formed in 1919 to prevent wars
Transcontinental railroad
a transportation system that crossed the continental United S…
The Bessemer Process
developed in the 1850's that led to faster, cheaper steel pro…
US History unit 4 list 12
mercantilism
export
import
representative
relationship between mother country and colonies. Mother coun…
goods sold outside a country
goods produced outside the country and sold within the country
system of government where PEOPLE elect others to speak and m…
mercantilism
relationship between mother country and colonies. Mother coun…
export
goods sold outside a country
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US History Unit 4
Matthew Perry
Progressives
Ellis Island
John M. Hay
Under the President's command, he arrived in Japan demanding…
people who believed in widespread social reforms
where most European immigrants checked into the United States
Secretary of State who asked for an Open Door Policy with China
Matthew Perry
Under the President's command, he arrived in Japan demanding…
Progressives
people who believed in widespread social reforms
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Early US Unit 4
Whiskey Rebellion
Cabinet
Alien and Sedition Acts
Tariffs
George Washington responded to this rebellion by raising an a…
The formation of this was one of George Washington's most imp…
Enacted in 1798 as a result of the XYZ Affair. Made it more d…
These raised the cost of European goods so more people would…
Whiskey Rebellion
George Washington responded to this rebellion by raising an a…
Cabinet
The formation of this was one of George Washington's most imp…
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US History Unit 4
Manifest Destiny
The Texas Revolt
James K. Polk
Mexican-American War
...
...
Manifest Destiny
The Texas Revolt
...
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Unit 4 US History
John D. Rockefeller
Henry Ford
Andrew Carnegie
Cornelius Vanderbuilt
created an oil monopoly
dominated the automobile industry and created the assembly line
created a steel monopoly
owned many railraods
John D. Rockefeller
created an oil monopoly
Henry Ford
dominated the automobile industry and created the assembly line
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Unit 4 US history
The Declaration of Independence.
natural rights
equality
liberty/freedom
The document that outlines the ideology and goals of the Amer…
We have certain rights because we are human, we are born with…
all citizens are equal.
To be able to, Within limits, live our own lives and do as we…
The Declaration of Independence.
The document that outlines the ideology and goals of the Amer…
natural rights
We have certain rights because we are human, we are born with…
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Unit 4 US History
1st President; 1789-1797;
2nd President; 1797-1801;
3rd President; 1801-1809;
4th President; 1809-1817;
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
1st President; 1789-1797;
George Washington
2nd President; 1797-1801;
John Adams
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Tx- US History Unit 4
Volstead Act
Prohibition
Harlem Renaissance
Ku Klux Klan
The National Prohibition Act, known informally as the Volstea…
The prevention by law of the manufacture and sale of alcohol,…
An explosion of cultural,social and artistic things in Harlem…
A racist ,white supremacist, terrorist group organized in 186…
Volstead Act
The National Prohibition Act, known informally as the Volstea…
Prohibition
The prevention by law of the manufacture and sale of alcohol,…
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Unit 4: US Expansion Overseas
Civil Liberty
Diplomacy
Doctrine
Domestic Policy
A basic right guaranteed to individual citizens by law to pro…
The art of conducting negotiations with other nations.
A belief or system of beliefs; a policy statement issued by t…
Decisions, laws, and programs made by the government which ar…
Civil Liberty
A basic right guaranteed to individual citizens by law to pro…
Diplomacy
The art of conducting negotiations with other nations.
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