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USHistory_West
Little big horn
Sand creek, colorado
Sitting Bull
Chief Joseph
Site of major US Army defeat in the Sioux War(1876-1877)
Site of Inidan Massacre by militia forces in 1864
Leader of Sioux during wars of 1876-1877
Leader of the Nez Percé tribe who conducted a brilliant but u…
Little big horn
Site of major US Army defeat in the Sioux War(1876-1877)
Sand creek, colorado
Site of Inidan Massacre by militia forces in 1864
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USHistoryBH
Battle of Trenton
Battle of Lexington/Concord
Battle of Saratoga
Valley Forge
On Christmas night 1776, Washington and 2400 men crossed the…
British begin towards Lexington and Concord... "The British are…
turning point of the war- changed British strategy (kept armi…
Washington's winter camp, low point of American army
Battle of Trenton
On Christmas night 1776, Washington and 2400 men crossed the…
Battle of Lexington/Concord
British begin towards Lexington and Concord... "The British are…
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USHISTORY2QUIZ
Israel defeated arab nations when they…
when british forces withdrew from pale…
zionism
both jews and arabs claimed palestine
Israel defeated arab nations when they attacked them
israel
movement for the jewish homeland
both jews and arabs claimed palestine
Israel defeated arab nations when they…
Israel defeated arab nations when they attacked them
when british forces withdrew from pale…
israel
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USHistory chap. #12
Industrial Revolution
textiles
Richard Arkwright
technology
a period of rapid growth in using machines for manufacturing…
or cloth items, were made.
invented a large spinning machine called a water frame.
the tools used to produce items or to do work.
Industrial Revolution
a period of rapid growth in using machines for manufacturing…
textiles
or cloth items, were made.
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USHistory Map Quiz
Virginia
Maryland
North/South Carolina
Georgia
Founded 1607, Jamestown , England
1634, Maryland, Catholics
1712, Charles Town, Kings friends
1733, Savannah, James Oglethores, people who own dept
Virginia
Founded 1607, Jamestown , England
Maryland
1634, Maryland, Catholics
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USHISTORY8
What slave thought god wanted him to s…
What is abolitionist?
What white abolitionist wrote an anti-…
What Free black abolitionist wrote the…
Nat Turner
a person who wants to ban slavery
William Lloyd Garrison
Fredrick Douglass
What slave thought god wanted him to s…
Nat Turner
What is abolitionist?
a person who wants to ban slavery
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ushistory chapter 2 vocabs
King George III
sugar act
stamp act
samuel adams
King of England during the American Revolution
(1764) British deeply in debt partly to French & Indian War.…
An act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised r…
American Revolutionary leader and patriot, Founder of the Son…
King George III
King of England during the American Revolution
sugar act
(1764) British deeply in debt partly to French & Indian War.…
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USHISTORY EOC REVIEW
judiciary act of 1789
Bill of Rights
Hamilton's Economic Plan
Whiskey Rebellion
In 1789 Congress passed this Act which created the federal-co…
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially…
federalist plan for americans economic growth, which laid the…
In 1794, farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's…
judiciary act of 1789
In 1789 Congress passed this Act which created the federal-co…
Bill of Rights
a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially…
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USHistoryChapter8
inauguration
cabinet
excise tax
national bank
formal ceremony starting President's term (Washington's took…
group of the President's advisors (four in Washington's-Jeffe…
taxes paid on good or services within a country
wanted by Alexander Hamilton (Federalist) to hold tax revenue…
inauguration
formal ceremony starting President's term (Washington's took…
cabinet
group of the President's advisors (four in Washington's-Jeffe…
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USHISTORY: The Constitution
What led to the writing of the Constit…
Shay's Rebellion
What were the weaknesses of the Articl…
What were the major compromises at the…
1. Articles of Confederation & Perpetual Union Between States…
Massachusetts (1786) Daniel Shay led a rebellion of farmers w…
Each state had only one vote in congress, regardless of size…
1. "Great" compromise on representation... 2.Three-fifths compro…
What led to the writing of the Constit…
1. Articles of Confederation & Perpetual Union Between States…
Shay's Rebellion
Massachusetts (1786) Daniel Shay led a rebellion of farmers w…
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USHistoryChapter5
Iroquois
French and Indian War
George Washington
Fort Duquesne
strongest confederation of Indian tribes in America; promised…
1754-1763, conflict between France (and Spain) against the Br…
led the Virginia militia during the building of a fort in the…
French fort in the Ohio valley; where the French and Indian w…
Iroquois
strongest confederation of Indian tribes in America; promised…
French and Indian War
1754-1763, conflict between France (and Spain) against the Br…
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AP USHistory Chapter 6
Henry Knox
Loyalists (Tories)
Patriots (Whigs)
General William Howe & Admiral Richard…
Young (25) senior artillerist brought guns and troops from Ti…
White colonists who were loyal to Britain. Often agreed with…
Revolutionaries who opposed rule by Britain. Many in New Engl…
British military leaders who killed or captured 25% of George…
Henry Knox
Young (25) senior artillerist brought guns and troops from Ti…
Loyalists (Tories)
White colonists who were loyal to Britain. Often agreed with…
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AP USHistory Term List
Incas
Mayans
Aztecs
Iroquois
One of the split tribes that formed an advanced civilization…
One of the split tribes that formed a civilization in Central…
One of the split tribes that formed a civilization in Mexico.…
A tribe in the northeast woodlands of America led by Hiawatha…
Incas
One of the split tribes that formed an advanced civilization…
Mayans
One of the split tribes that formed a civilization in Central…
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AP USHistory 1860s-1960s
1861, Fort Sumter
1863, Emancipation Proclamation
1863, Battle of Gettysburg
1863, Battle of Vicksburg
~a federal fort located in Charleston, South Carolina that wa…
~edict by Abraham Lincoln that went into effect on January 1,…
~most important battle of the Civil War ~July 1863 victory by…
~a Confederate city along the Mississippi River that was take…
1861, Fort Sumter
~a federal fort located in Charleston, South Carolina that wa…
1863, Emancipation Proclamation
~edict by Abraham Lincoln that went into effect on January 1,…
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Ch3 vocab ushistory
Pontiac
Sugar act
Iroquois
Parliament
Ottawa chief fought britain for the ohio valley
British law passes to discourage smuggling of molasses
Native American group allied with Pitts British troops
British legislative body
Pontiac
Ottawa chief fought britain for the ohio valley
Sugar act
British law passes to discourage smuggling of molasses
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ch 7 ushistory vocab
militarism
nationalism
propaganda
contraband
a policy of aggressive military preparedness
loyalty and devotion to a nation
the spreading of ideas about an institution or individual for…
goods whose importation, exportation, or possession is illegal
militarism
a policy of aggressive military preparedness
nationalism
loyalty and devotion to a nation
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Chapter 9 USHistory Terms
John Marshall
Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark
Embargo Act
...
Bought from France for $15 million in 1803, it was the larges…
...
Act passed by Thomas and Jefferson and Congress in 1807 that…
John Marshall
...
Louisiana Purchase
Bought from France for $15 million in 1803, it was the larges…
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USHistory Ch.8 Vocab
Daniel Burnham
Orville and Wilbur Wright
George Eastman
Booker T Washington
Designed the 285 foot tower in New York in 1902
1st to fly a plane
Developed a series of more convenient alternatives to the hea…
Teacher who Believed racism would end once blacks acquired us…
Daniel Burnham
Designed the 285 foot tower in New York in 1902
Orville and Wilbur Wright
1st to fly a plane
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USHistory CH4
Battle of Long Island
Hessians
Battle of Trenton
Battle of Princeton
August 1776... first major battle since the declaration... the Brit…
mercenaries from Germany
New Jersey, December 25... Washington crosses the Delaware River…
January 1777... Washington and the Continental Army defeat the B…
Battle of Long Island
August 1776... first major battle since the declaration... the Brit…
Hessians
mercenaries from Germany
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USHistory Chapter 8 Terms
Annapolis Convention
Virginia Plan
New Jersey Plan
Great Compromise
conference of state delegates at Annapolis, Maryland, that is…
proposal calling for a national legislature in which the stat…
proposal of the New Jersey delegation for a strengthened nati…
plan proposed at the 1787 Constitutional Convention for creat…
Annapolis Convention
conference of state delegates at Annapolis, Maryland, that is…
Virginia Plan
proposal calling for a national legislature in which the stat…
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USHISTORY 1 FINAL
Beringia
Great Spirit
Kinship
Division of Labor
Land bridge that allowed the first Americans to walk here
Deity that each Native Tribe worshiped
family or blood ties, a common ancestor
Specialized jobs or a craft.
Beringia
Land bridge that allowed the first Americans to walk here
Great Spirit
Deity that each Native Tribe worshiped
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USHistory Chapter 5 Vocab
Fourteenth Amendment
Black code
Freedman's Bureau
Radical Republican
1868 constitutional amendment which defined citizenship and g…
Laws that restricted African Americans' rights and opportunit…
Federal agency designed to aid freed slaves and poor white fa…
Congressmen who advocated full citizenship rights for African…
Fourteenth Amendment
1868 constitutional amendment which defined citizenship and g…
Black code
Laws that restricted African Americans' rights and opportunit…
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USHistory Chapter 6
Judiciary Act of 1789
Alexander Hamilton
Cabinet
Bank of the United States
created a Judicial branch, this law provided for a Supreme Co…
The secretary of the treasury, served as Washington's general…
The presidents chief advisers
Issued paper money and handle tax receipts and other governme…
Judiciary Act of 1789
created a Judicial branch, this law provided for a Supreme Co…
Alexander Hamilton
The secretary of the treasury, served as Washington's general…
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ushistory ch 8 terms
precedent
Bond
Tariff
Impressments
A tradition.
A note issued by the government, which promises to pay off a…
Tax on imports and exports.
Forcing people into the service, as in the navy.
precedent
A tradition.
Bond
A note issued by the government, which promises to pay off a…
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ch2 vocab ushistory
Pequot
Metacon
Fur
Disease
First native american geoup to take a major stand againsts co…
Wampanoag chief who led two year war against colonists in sou…
The new Netherland colony specialized in the ____ trade
It's prevalence nearly sunk Jamestown colony
Pequot
First native american geoup to take a major stand againsts co…
Metacon
Wampanoag chief who led two year war against colonists in sou…
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Chap 15 UShistory VOCAB
Steerage
Ellis Island
Jacobs Riis
Angel Island
The most basic and cheapest accomidations on a steamship
A tiny island in New York Harbor and a processing center for…
Danish-born journalist who wrote about the urban poor
A processing center in California for Asian immigrants in the…
Steerage
The most basic and cheapest accomidations on a steamship
Ellis Island
A tiny island in New York Harbor and a processing center for…
USHistory Study Guide
The great society
The Kerner Commission
The Truman Doctrine
Moratorium Protest
President Johnson's plan to end poverty...
In 1968, this report found that riots were not the result of…
This US implemented this foreign policy in efforts to stop so…
A march that played a role in Nixon administration' decision…
The great society
President Johnson's plan to end poverty...
The Kerner Commission
In 1968, this report found that riots were not the result of…
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USHistory Chapter 11
President Abraham Lincoln
General Winfield Scott
General Thomas Jackson
General George McClellan
President of the United States during the time of the Civil W…
Created the Anaconda Plan
Led Virginian soldiers at Battle of Bull Run and earned the n…
Replacement for General McDowell; prepared Army of the Potomac
President Abraham Lincoln
President of the United States during the time of the Civil W…
General Winfield Scott
Created the Anaconda Plan
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Unit 4 USHistory Review
What made it possible for the growth i…
Why did gov. get involved in building…
What revolutionized American Communica…
Powerful industrialists
Tech. advances
manifest destiny, wanting to expand, ship goods (made them wa…
telegraph and telephone
Robert Barrons (check spelling)
What made it possible for the growth i…
Tech. advances
Why did gov. get involved in building…
manifest destiny, wanting to expand, ship goods (made them wa…
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USHistory Unit 1
Profiteering
Egalitarianism
Colonization
Minutemen
The selling of goods in short supply at inflated prices
Belief that all people should have equal political, economic,…
The establishment of outlying settlements by a parent country
Patriot civilian soldiers just before and during the Revoluti…
Profiteering
The selling of goods in short supply at inflated prices
Egalitarianism
Belief that all people should have equal political, economic,…
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Unit 8 USHistory
Election of 1960
Camelot
John F. Kennedy
"The best and brightest"
44th presidential election of Kennedy vs Nixon. The Republica…
sometimes used to refer admiringly to the presidency of John…
35th president of the United States
an account by journalist David Halberstam of the origins of t…
Election of 1960
44th presidential election of Kennedy vs Nixon. The Republica…
Camelot
sometimes used to refer admiringly to the presidency of John…
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Chapter 10 USHistory
Benito Mussolini
anti-semetic
spanish civil war
munich pact
founded the fascist party
prejudice against jewish people
nationalists forces led by francisco franko rebelled against…
agreement made b/w germany, italy, great britain, and france…
Benito Mussolini
founded the fascist party
anti-semetic
prejudice against jewish people
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USHistory unit 2
Treaty of Paris of 1763
Proclamation of 1763
sugar act
quartering act
Ended the French and indian war
stated settlers should remain east of the Appalachian mountains
an unwanted tax on sugar
requiring colonists to open up their homes to soldiers
Treaty of Paris of 1763
Ended the French and indian war
Proclamation of 1763
stated settlers should remain east of the Appalachian mountains
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USHistory Chapter 16
Joseph Stalin
Totalitarian
Benito Mussolini
Fascism
was in charge of the Soviet Union, he wanted a communist stat…
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
"Il Duce"established a totalitarian regime in Italy, and esta…
a political philosophy that advocates a strong, centralized,…
Joseph Stalin
was in charge of the Soviet Union, he wanted a communist stat…
Totalitarian
characteristic of a political system in which the government…
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USHistory Chapter 13
Nativism
Skyscraper
Tenement
Political Machine
Hostility toward immigrants by native born people.
A very tall building.
Multifamily apartments, usually dark, crowded, and barely mee…
An organization linked to a political party that often contro…
Nativism
Hostility toward immigrants by native born people.
Skyscraper
A very tall building.
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ushistories1960
Massachustts
Attorney General
Proposed by Kennedy and succeeded
Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone
John F. Kennedy, the Democratic nominee for President in 1960…
Kennedy appointed his brother, Robert, to serve as?
The Peace Corps , a program of volunteer assistance to develo…
After investigating the assassination of JFK, the Warren Comm…
Massachustts
John F. Kennedy, the Democratic nominee for President in 1960…
Attorney General
Kennedy appointed his brother, Robert, to serve as?
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USHistory Unit 2
This person founded Maryland
Defied Puritan gender norms
Originally settled by the Dutch
William Penn's vision for Pennsylvania
Lord Baltimore
Anne Hutchinson
New Amsterdam
Holy Experiment
This person founded Maryland
Lord Baltimore
Defied Puritan gender norms
Anne Hutchinson
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USHistory Chapter 17
George Marshall
Women's Auxiliary Army Corp (WAAC)
A. Philip Randolph
Manhattan Project
Created the WAAC
Allowed women to get jobs on the homefront, did not allow wom…
got rid of discrimination in the US, and helped get all men a…
the secret process of creating the atomic bomb
George Marshall
Created the WAAC
Women's Auxiliary Army Corp (WAAC)
Allowed women to get jobs on the homefront, did not allow wom…
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USHistory Chapter 3 Vocabulary
French and Indian War
Pontiac's Rebellion
Proclamation of 1763
Albany Plan of Union
1754-1763 Britain and their colonies defeated France and its…
uprising in 1763 by American Indians in the Great Lakes region
declaration by the British king ordering all colonists to rem…
Benjamin Franklin's 1754 proposal to form one government for…
French and Indian War
1754-1763 Britain and their colonies defeated France and its…
Pontiac's Rebellion
uprising in 1763 by American Indians in the Great Lakes region
chatper 8 ushistory
reconciliation
subjects
seditious
traditional power politics
화해
the people that you rule
교묘한... 정부를 없애려고 할 때
king ruling
reconciliation
화해
subjects
the people that you rule
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USHistory Chapter 6
Judiciary Act of 1789
Alexander Hamilton
Cabinet
Bank of the United States
created a Judicial branch, this law provided for a Supreme Co…
The secretary of the treasury, served as Washington's general…
The presidents chief advisers
Issued paper money and handle tax receipts and other governme…
Judiciary Act of 1789
created a Judicial branch, this law provided for a Supreme Co…
Alexander Hamilton
The secretary of the treasury, served as Washington's general…
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USHISTORY CH4 VOCAB
hostility toward immigrants by native-…
a very tall building
multifamily apartments, usually dark,…
an organization linked to a political…
nativism
skyscraper
tenement
political machine
hostility toward immigrants by native-…
nativism
a very tall building
skyscraper
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USHistory - unit 2 review
Stock Company
Pilgrims
Plymouth
Mayflower Compact
Companies owned by people/investors who buy shares of the com…
Religious group that left the Church of England and first fle…
Pilgrim settlement in Massachusetts in 1620.
Rules of government created by the Pilgrim settlers in Plymou…
Stock Company
Companies owned by people/investors who buy shares of the com…
Pilgrims
Religious group that left the Church of England and first fle…
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USHistory 77-86
Fidel Castro
Bay of Pigs
Cuba Missile Crisis
Lyndon Johnson
Communist Leader in Cuba
failed attempt to overthrow Communism in Cuba
The US's opposition to Soviet warheads housed in Cuba
Successor to JFK, the great Society president
Fidel Castro
Communist Leader in Cuba
Bay of Pigs
failed attempt to overthrow Communism in Cuba
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USHistory 57-63
Great Depression
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Fireside Chats
Social Security Act
a period of economic hardship following the Stock Market Cras…
"New Deal" President of the Great Depression and WWII
FDR's evening radio broadcasts
Provided retirement income for senior citizens and unemployme…
Great Depression
a period of economic hardship following the Stock Market Cras…
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
"New Deal" President of the Great Depression and WWII
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USHistory set 1
Buying on margin
Black Tuesday
Hawley-Smoot Tariff
Shanty towns
The purchase of an asset by paying the margin and borrowing t…
October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York…
Raised U.S. tariffs on over 20,000 imported goods to record l…
Section of town that is poorly built.
Buying on margin
The purchase of an asset by paying the margin and borrowing t…
Black Tuesday
October 29, 1929. On this date, share prices on the New York…
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USHistory Ch.6 Vocabulary
Edwin L. Drake
Bessemer Process
Thomas Edison
Christopher Sholes
Used a steam engine to drill for oil
Cheap and efficient process for making steel in 1850
Invented light bulb and established 1st research laboratory
Invented typewriter in 1867
Edwin L. Drake
Used a steam engine to drill for oil
Bessemer Process
Cheap and efficient process for making steel in 1850
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USHistory Chapter 2
missionary
mestizo
quebec
coureurs de bois
person sent to a foreign country in order to convert others t…
person in spanish colonial america who was of european and na…
first permanent european settlement in canada
french colonists who lived in the woods as fur traders
missionary
person sent to a foreign country in order to convert others t…
mestizo
person in spanish colonial america who was of european and na…
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UShistory CH8 Vocab
industrial revolution
capitalism
capital
free enterprise
changes a system brought were great so the historic developme…
economic system of US
money into business to make profit
used to describe the American economy
industrial revolution
changes a system brought were great so the historic developme…
capitalism
economic system of US
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USHistory 25-37
Rough Riders
Trustbusting
muckrakers
Theodore Roosevelt
a volunteer unit led by TR during the Spanish-American War
breaking up monopolies
progressive writers who opposed abuse and corruption
leader of the Rough Riders Progressivism President
Rough Riders
a volunteer unit led by TR during the Spanish-American War
Trustbusting
breaking up monopolies
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