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Unit 8 US10 Vocabulary
Deficit Spending
Speculation
Buying on Margin
Direct Relief
Government practice of spending more than it takes in from ta…
Act of buying stocks at great risk with the anticipation that…
Purchasing stock with a little money down with the promise of…
Money or food given directly from the government to the needy.
Deficit Spending
Government practice of spending more than it takes in from ta…
Speculation
Act of buying stocks at great risk with the anticipation that…
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VA/US Unit 8: WWI
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
Militarism
Alliance
Imperialism
Germany will sink any ship in the war zone.
Glorifying the military. Always ready for war.
Aligning your country with another with pledges to assist in…
Annexing other territories
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
Germany will sink any ship in the war zone.
Militarism
Glorifying the military. Always ready for war.
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US History Unit 8 Vocab
Progressive Movement
Muckrakers
Initiatives, Referendums, Recalls
16th Amendment (1913)
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
Created at the State level giving voters more power
Federal Income Tax. This tax is based on people's ability to…
Progressive Movement
a reform movement in response to the Industrial Revolution wh…
Muckrakers
Journalist who will draw attention to the issues facing Ameri…
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US History Unit 8
McCarthyism
Rosa Parks
refugee
Alger Hiss
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
a person who flees to a foreign country
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
McCarthyism
practice of publicly accusing people of political disloyalty…
Rosa Parks
arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white…
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Wagg US EOC Review - Unit 8
Populist Party
"Cross of Gold Speech"
Interstate Commerce Commission
Muckrakers
U.S. political party formed in 1892 representing mainly farme…
An impassioned address by William Jennings Bryan at the 1896…
The first federal regulatory agency. Regulated the prices of…
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
Populist Party
U.S. political party formed in 1892 representing mainly farme…
"Cross of Gold Speech"
An impassioned address by William Jennings Bryan at the 1896…
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US His Unit#8 People B
Mao Zedong
Lyndon B Johnson
George Wallace
Eugene "Bull" Connor
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overt…
Became president after Kennedy's assassination and reelected…
1919-1998. Four time governor of Alabama. Most famous for his…
Birmingham police commissioner who arrested over 900 marching…
Mao Zedong
(1893-1976) Leader of the Communist Party in China that overt…
Lyndon B Johnson
Became president after Kennedy's assassination and reelected…
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Wagg US Unit 8 - Progressive Era
Progressive Era
Muckrakers
The Jungle
Pure Food and Drug Act
Start of the 20th century; Groups sought to end the "abuses o…
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
By Upton Sinclair; Pointed out the abuses of workers and unsa…
1906 - Forbade the manufacture or sale of mislabeled or adult…
Progressive Era
Start of the 20th century; Groups sought to end the "abuses o…
Muckrakers
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
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US Hist Unit 8
Bay of Pigs
Cuban Missile Crisis
Détente
Domino Theory
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Bay of Pigs
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Cuban Missile Crisis
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Unit 8.1 - Machines around us
Effort
First class lever
Force multiplier
Fulcrum
Force applied to a lever to move a load
Lever with the fulcrum between the load and effort
Simple machine that multiplies the effort so a larger load ca…
Point about which a lever pivots (rotates)
Effort
Force applied to a lever to move a load
First class lever
Lever with the fulcrum between the load and effort
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US History Unit 8
Industrial Revolution
Interchangeable Parts
Cotton Gin
Patent
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
A machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented…
exclusive rights over an invention; copyright
Industrial Revolution
A series of improvements in industrial technology that transf…
Interchangeable Parts
Identical components that can be used in place of one another…
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US His Unit#8 B
NVA
OPEC
Silent Majority
Sit-ins
North Vietnamese Army or known as People's Army and fought ag…
An international oil cartel originally formed in 1960. Repres…
label nixon gave to middle-class americans who supported him,…
to protest at lunch counters that served only whites, African…
NVA
North Vietnamese Army or known as People's Army and fought ag…
OPEC
An international oil cartel originally formed in 1960. Repres…
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Unit 8.1 - Diseases make us sick
Antibiotic
Antibody
Bacteria
Contagious
Medicine that kills bacteria or prevents the growth of bacteria
Molecule made by the immune system that helps white blood cel…
Microscopic single cell organisms
Easy to spread disease
Antibiotic
Medicine that kills bacteria or prevents the growth of bacteria
Antibody
Molecule made by the immune system that helps white blood cel…
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US History: Unit 8 Review
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Brinkmanship
FCDA
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
This is the practice of pushing a dangerous situation to the…
This was a government agency that developed fall out plans an…
Yalta Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Russia that included th…
Potsdam Conference
This was a meeting held after WWII in Germany that included t…
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US History Unit 8: WWII
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
Appeasement
Lend Lease Act
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
British policy that granted Hitler everything he could reason…
Law passed after the fall of Britain during WWII; allowed the…
Benito Mussolini
Fascist dictator of Italy. He led Italy to conquer Ethiopia a…
Adolf Hitler
Austrian born Dictator of Germany, invaded Rhineland, Austria…
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Starland 2 Unit 8 Places around us
police station
post office
restaurant
chemist's
posterunek
poczta
restauracja
apteka
police station
posterunek
post office
poczta
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US History: Unit 8: The Civil War
Civil War
Secession
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
A war between people of the same country. In the U.S. it was…
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
16th President of the United States saved the Union during th…
President of the Confederate States of America
Civil War
A war between people of the same country. In the U.S. it was…
Secession
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
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Unit 8: Stealing from All of Us
circumstance
collection
commit a crime
display
ظرف
مجموعة
يرتكب جريمة
يعرض
circumstance
ظرف
collection
مجموعة
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US EOC Review - Unit 8
Populist Party
"Cross of Gold Speech"
Interstate Commerce Commission
Muckrakers
U.S. political party formed in 1892 representing mainly farme…
An impassioned address by William Jennings Bryan at the 1896…
The first federal regulatory agency. Regulated the prices of…
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
Populist Party
U.S. political party formed in 1892 representing mainly farme…
"Cross of Gold Speech"
An impassioned address by William Jennings Bryan at the 1896…
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US Unit 8 HWs 1&2
missile gap
New Frontier
Earl Warren
reapportionment
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
The campaign program advocated by JFK in the 1960 election. H…
United States jurist who served as chief justice of the Unite…
A new apportionment (especially a re-allotment of congression…
missile gap
The United States and the Soviet Union were involved in a rac…
New Frontier
The campaign program advocated by JFK in the 1960 election. H…
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Unit#8 US History
Totalitarianism
Dictator
Blitzkrieg
Fleet
When a government has complete control over a country and its…
A ruler who has total control of a country's government throu…
"Lightning what". Very fast offensive war lead by planes and…
A large group of navy ship
Totalitarianism
When a government has complete control over a country and its…
Dictator
A ruler who has total control of a country's government throu…
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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
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English Grammar in Use Unit 8
teraz
w czasie mówienia
Jim ogląda telewizję.
On nie gra teraz na gitarze.
now
at the time of speaking
Jim is watching television.
He is not playing the guitar.
teraz
now
w czasie mówienia
at the time of speaking
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US Unit 8 - Progressive Era
Progressive Era
Muckrakers
The Jungle
Pure Food and Drug Act
Start of the 20th century; Groups sought to end the "abuses o…
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
By Upton Sinclair; Pointed out the abuses of workers and unsa…
1906 - Forbade the manufacture or sale of mislabeled or adult…
Progressive Era
Start of the 20th century; Groups sought to end the "abuses o…
Muckrakers
Journalists who pointed out the abuses of big business and th…
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…
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US History Unit 8
Alger Hiss
exile
Bay of Pigs
satellite
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
someone who is forced to live away from his or her home country
site of a failed U.S. invasion which attempted to overthrow F…
a nation controlled by another country
Alger Hiss
State Department worker charged with passing top-secret mater…
exile
someone who is forced to live away from his or her home country
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US History Unit 8
Containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Korean War
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
was a military alliance formed by the U.S, Canada, and severa…
First "hot war" of the Cold war. The Korean War began in 1950…
Containment
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
Marshall Plan
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
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Unit 8: They Look Like Us
browse
counterfeit
devour
dishearten
(verb). to look through or glance casually
(noun.) an imitation designed to deceive; (adj.) not genuine,…
(verb) to eat greedily; consume; absorb; destroy
(verb) to shake or destroy the courage of; to discourage
browse
(verb). to look through or glance casually
counterfeit
(noun.) an imitation designed to deceive; (adj.) not genuine,…
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us history unit 8
between the rocky mountains and the mi…
teepees,clothing,shoes,blankets,silver…
the plains Indians were able to travel…
Americans believed in owning land and…
where in the us are the great plains located?
what did plains Indians use buffalo for?
what did the increased mobility of a horse and greater huntin…
what was a difference between native and American culture?
between the rocky mountains and the mi…
where in the us are the great plains located?
teepees,clothing,shoes,blankets,silver…
what did plains Indians use buffalo for?
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Yellow Unit 8: "They Look Like Us"
browse
counterfeit
devour
dishearten
1. to look through or glance at casually 2. to eat (wild vege…
not genuine, fake
1. to eat up hungrily or quickly 2. to take in eagerly
to shake or destroy the courage of; to discourage
browse
1. to look through or glance at casually 2. to eat (wild vege…
counterfeit
not genuine, fake
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US History Unit 8 Topic 3 - The Digital Era - Terms
Personal Computer
Biotechnology
Satellite
Internet
A computer that can perform all of its input, processing, out…
A form of technology that uses living ... organisms, usually gen…
A space station that orbits the Earth receiving and transmitt…
A global network of computers that communicate through phone…
Personal Computer
A computer that can perform all of its input, processing, out…
Biotechnology
A form of technology that uses living ... organisms, usually gen…
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US History Unit 8 Topic 1 - The Tumultuous 70's - Terms
Realpolitik
Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT)
Détente
People's Republic of China
"Realistic politics," practical politics, ends justified the…
SALT- A pact that served to freeze the numbers of long-range…
A policy of reducing Cold War tensions that was adopted by th…
Commonly known as China, is the largest country in East Asia.…
Realpolitik
"Realistic politics," practical politics, ends justified the…
Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT)
SALT- A pact that served to freeze the numbers of long-range…
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US History Unit 8 Topic 2 - The Conservative 80's - Terms
Liberal
Conservative
New Right
Unfunded Mandate
A person whose views favor more government involvemnt in busi…
A person whose pol. views favor more local, limited governmen…
As the 1970s progressed, right-wing grass-roots groups across…
Federal laws that require the states to do certain things but…
Liberal
A person whose views favor more government involvemnt in busi…
Conservative
A person whose pol. views favor more local, limited governmen…
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US History UNIT 8
imperialism
yellow journalism
annexation
Roosevelt Corollary
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
to add territory to a country
addition to Monroe Doctrine to use force in Latin America to…
imperialism
taking over - economic and political dominance of a strong na…
yellow journalism
news paper war in the 1890's using exaggeration to gather rea…
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Flo. (Yellow Level) Unit 8 - They Look Like Us
browse
counterfeit
devour
dishearten
to look through or glance at casually
not genuine, fake
to eat up hungrily or quickly
to shake or destroy the courage of; to discourage
browse
to look through or glance at casually
counterfeit
not genuine, fake
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JH US History Unit 8 Review
What items did Edison and other scient…
These items were useless without a rel…
Who was Alexander Graham Bell? (485)
What is Henry Ford most known for? (48…
The light bulb, the phonograph, the motion picture camera, an…
He opened the nation's first electrical power plant in New Yo…
He was an inventor that invented the telephone. (485)
He is most known for making the automobile available to milli…
What items did Edison and other scient…
The light bulb, the phonograph, the motion picture camera, an…
These items were useless without a rel…
He opened the nation's first electrical power plant in New Yo…
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US History Unit 8
Containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Korean War
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
was a military alliance formed by the U.S, Canada, and severa…
First "hot war" of the Cold war. The Korean War began in 1950…
Containment
A foreign policy developed by diplomat George Kennan that cla…
Marshall Plan
A U.S developed plan designed to revive the economies of Euro…
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Pyle US History Unit 8
Battle of Midway
"containment"
D-Day
Internment camps
turning point in WWII in the Pacific against Japan
U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism
largest Allied invasion force in history and goal was to rega…
place were Japanese Americans were placed after Pearl Harbor…
Battle of Midway
turning point in WWII in the Pacific against Japan
"containment"
U.S. policy to stop the spread of communism
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HS US History Unit 8 Review
Why did the US support France in Vietn…
What is the domino theory? (731)
Who was Ho Chi Minh? (731)
What was the Vietcong? (732)
The US wanted to strengthen its ties with France and help fig…
The idea that if one nation fell to communism, the nearby nat…
He led the Indochinese Communist Party and fought French, Jap…
A Communist opposition group in South Vietnam (732)
Why did the US support France in Vietn…
The US wanted to strengthen its ties with France and help fig…
What is the domino theory? (731)
The idea that if one nation fell to communism, the nearby nat…
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Unit 8 SB + WB Useful words and phrases
get advice
have second thoughts
difficult to get on with
avoid smb
получить совет
засомневаться (в чём-л.) ; передумать
трудно ладить
избегать кого-то
get advice
получить совет
have second thoughts
засомневаться (в чём-л.) ; передумать
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US UNIT 8 The 1950's
We Like Ike
fallout shelters
Containment
38th parallel
Presidential campaign slogan for Dwight Eisenhower.
Places people were told to go in case of a nuclear attack.
Policy preventing the spread of Communism.
Line marking the division of North and South Korea.
We Like Ike
Presidential campaign slogan for Dwight Eisenhower.
fallout shelters
Places people were told to go in case of a nuclear attack.
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Unit 8: useful words & expressions
yánsè
huáng
huī
color
yellow
purple
grey
yánsè
color
huáng
yellow
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Unit 8: What do our cities say about us?
artificial (adj.)
celebrate (v.)
character (n.)
direct (adj.)
made or produced by human beings rather than occurring natura…
publicly acknowledge (a significant or happy day or event) wi…
the mental and moral qualities distinctive to an individual.
without intervening factors or intermediaries.
artificial (adj.)
made or produced by human beings rather than occurring natura…
celebrate (v.)
publicly acknowledge (a significant or happy day or event) wi…
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US History 8b unit 8
Freedmen's Bureau
Dred Scott
Jim Crow Laws
Siege of Vicksburg
Federal agency that provided aid to poor people in the south…
Former slave who escaped and sued for hist freedom because he…
Laws that enforced segregation (separation of races) in the s…
Battle fought for town along the Mississippi River
Freedmen's Bureau
Federal agency that provided aid to poor people in the south…
Dred Scott
Former slave who escaped and sued for hist freedom because he…
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US History Unit 8 Review
Worcester v. Georgia
Effect of the cotton gin
Effect of Erie Canal
Reasons for Indian Removal
Supreme Court ruled the land could not be taken from the Cher…
demand for slaves increased
cost of shipping goods to Midwest decreased
land and natural resources (gold)
Worcester v. Georgia
Supreme Court ruled the land could not be taken from the Cher…
Effect of the cotton gin
demand for slaves increased
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Flocabulary Unit 8 -They Look Like Us
browse
counterfeit
devour
dishearten
to look through or glance at casually; to eat (wild vegetatio…
not genuine, fake
to eat up hungrily or quickly; to take in eagerly (as in a bo…
to shake or destroy the courage of; to discourage
browse
to look through or glance at casually; to eat (wild vegetatio…
counterfeit
not genuine, fake
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US unit 8 vocab
progressivism
muckraker
Lincoln Steffens
Jacob Riis
responses to the economic and social problems rapid industria…
reform-minded American journalists who investigated problems…
wrote The Shame of Cities about corrupt big city politics
created a picture book called How the Other Half Lives showin…
progressivism
responses to the economic and social problems rapid industria…
muckraker
reform-minded American journalists who investigated problems…
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Unit 8 US/Roaring 20's
Roaring 20's
Harlem Renaissance
Langston Hughes
The Great Migration
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
great movement of art, dance, music in African American cultu…
African American poet who described the rich culture of afric…
The migration of thousands of African-Americans from the Sout…
Roaring 20's
A time of booming business, lots of new entertainment like Ja…
Harlem Renaissance
great movement of art, dance, music in African American cultu…
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Flocabulary Unit 8 - They Look Like Us *PICTURES*
browse
counterfeit
devour
dishearten
1. to look through or glance at casually, 2. to eat (wild veg…
not genuine, fake
1. to eat up hungrily or quickly, 2. to take in eagerly (as i…
to shale or destroy the courage of; to discourage
browse
1. to look through or glance at casually, 2. to eat (wild veg…
counterfeit
not genuine, fake
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Unit 8 The Civil War US History Vocabulary
Casualty
Draft
Emancipate
Levy
military term for persons killed, wounded, or missing in acti…
a system of required military service
to free
to impose by law, typically a tax
Casualty
military term for persons killed, wounded, or missing in acti…
Draft
a system of required military service
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Unit 8: US Geography 2015-2016
Physical Landmark
Cultural Landmark
Political Divisions
Territory
A natural feature that is easy to see and can be used as a gu…
A place selected and pointed out as having great historical o…
Geographic and governmental sections of a nation.
An area of land that belongs to or is controlled by a governm…
Physical Landmark
A natural feature that is easy to see and can be used as a gu…
Cultural Landmark
A place selected and pointed out as having great historical o…
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