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USHistoryFinal
Ellis Island
Theodore Roosevelt
James K. Polt
Carrie Chapman Catt
First stop immigrants came to when coming to America from Eur…
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Ellis Island
First stop immigrants came to when coming to America from Eur…
Theodore Roosevelt
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USHistory 8
Charles Grandison Finney
Second Great Awakening
Revivalism
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Father of Modern Revivalism; leader of the Second Great Awake…
religious movements, traveling "meetings," rise of Baptist an…
Second Great Awakening led to it. Revived a great faith in Ch…
...
Charles Grandison Finney
Father of Modern Revivalism; leader of the Second Great Awake…
Second Great Awakening
religious movements, traveling "meetings," rise of Baptist an…
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AP USHISTORY
Support
Take a Stand
Tell
Discuss
Provide evidence to show that something is true
State a position you are prepared to support
Give a detailed account of something
Examine or make an observation about a subject
Support
Provide evidence to show that something is true
Take a Stand
State a position you are prepared to support
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USHistory22Voc
liberal
conservative
televangelist
supply side economics
believes the government should play an active role in economy…
believes government power should be limited to maximize indiv…
evangelist who conducts religious programs on tv
economic theory that lower taxes will boost the economy as bu…
liberal
believes the government should play an active role in economy…
conservative
believes government power should be limited to maximize indiv…
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USHISTORY2
James Meredith
Medgar Evers
Malcom X
John F. Kennedy
First Black Man to Attend the All White Univ. of Mississippi
Jackson, Mississippi NAACP Leader who was Assassinated in 1963
More Militant Black Leader/Head of the Nation of Islam (a Bla…
Years in office: 1953-1961... Democrat... Vice President: Lyndon B.…
James Meredith
First Black Man to Attend the All White Univ. of Mississippi
Medgar Evers
Jackson, Mississippi NAACP Leader who was Assassinated in 1963
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Ushistory3
Federal judiciary act
Cabinet
XYZ affair
Alien and sedition acts
Law passed by first congress that setup lower federal courts
Group of executive departments heads that serve as the presid…
1797 incident in which French officials demanded a bribe from…
Series of four laws enacted in 1798 to reduce the political p…
Federal judiciary act
Law passed by first congress that setup lower federal courts
Cabinet
Group of executive departments heads that serve as the presid…
14 terms
USHistory.coloniestest
13 colonies:
Delaware:
Connecticut:
Mass:
New England: Delaware, Connecticut, Mass., Rhode Island, New…
Reason: Expand trade Founder: Swedish Settlers Found: iron, f…
Reason: Farming and Religious/Political Freedom... Founder: Thom…
Reason: Religious Freedom... Founder: Bradford/Winthrop New Engl…
13 colonies:
New England: Delaware, Connecticut, Mass., Rhode Island, New…
Delaware:
Reason: Expand trade Founder: Swedish Settlers Found: iron, f…
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70s-80s - ushistory
Pardon of Nixon
WIN
SALT II
Panama canal
Critics accused Ford of a secret deal made before Nixon left…
Ford created Whip Inflation Now, a program to fight inflation…
An agreement between US and SU to limit nuclear arms production
Carter returns this to its' rightful country. Americans worri…
Pardon of Nixon
Critics accused Ford of a secret deal made before Nixon left…
WIN
Ford created Whip Inflation Now, a program to fight inflation…
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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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Ushistory4
Whiskey rebellion
French revolution
Jays treaty
Neutral
1794 protest against the governments tax on whiskey by back c…
Revolution overthrowing the government in France that began i…
Agreement that ended the dispute with Britain over American s…
Not sliding with any other country in dispute
Whiskey rebellion
1794 protest against the governments tax on whiskey by back c…
French revolution
Revolution overthrowing the government in France that began i…
16 terms
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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USHistory Cha 5 Test Review
Voices Missing
Patrick Henry
George Washington
James Madison
African Americans, native Americans, women
was invited but said no because he was against the convention.
the boss lead the convention, George universally well liked a…
wrote the bill of rights that could be added to constitution…
Voices Missing
African Americans, native Americans, women
Patrick Henry
was invited but said no because he was against the convention.
USHISTORY test 1
What is recall?
What is initiative?
What was prohibition?
What is referendum?
procedure that allows citizens to replace a public official b…
Process that enables citizens to by pass their state legislat…
Movement led by rural protestants and social progressiveness…
Legislature refers to a place of legislation to the people ei…
What is recall?
procedure that allows citizens to replace a public official b…
What is initiative?
Process that enables citizens to by pass their state legislat…
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…
ch 8 ushistory vocab
supply-side economics
cooperative individualism
isolationism
mass production
an economic theory that lower tax rates will boost the econom…
President Hoover's policy of encouraging manufacturers and di…
a national policy of avoiding involvement in world affairs
the production of large quantities of goods using machinery a…
supply-side economics
an economic theory that lower tax rates will boost the econom…
cooperative individualism
President Hoover's policy of encouraging manufacturers and di…
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…
Chapter 8 Vocabulary USHistory
Second Great Awakening
Charles Finney
revivalism
Evangelical Christianity
religious movement that swept the United States after 1790
a religious preacher who tries to convert people
an emotional meeting designed to awaken religious faith throu…
people who only follow the word of god
Second Great Awakening
religious movement that swept the United States after 1790
Charles Finney
a religious preacher who tries to convert people
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…
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…
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
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…
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…
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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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…
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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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…
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
30 terms
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
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…
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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…
18 terms
CH23 USHistory
FDR
New Deal
The Hundred Days
Fireside chat
two-term New York governor, distant cousin of TR. Won 1932 el…
Relief for the needy, recovery and financial reform.
Congress passed more than 15 major pieces of New Deal legisla…
Radio talks about issues of public concern, explaining in cle…
FDR
two-term New York governor, distant cousin of TR. Won 1932 el…
New Deal
Relief for the needy, recovery and financial reform.
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
30 terms
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…
62 terms
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…
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 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
Chapter 9 USHistory Vocabulary
Jim Crow Laws
Poll tax
Literacy Test
Grandfather Clause
segregation laws enacted in the south after Reconstruction
tax which voters were required to pay to vote
Reading and writing test formerly used in some southern state…
a law which allowed a person to vote only if his ancestors ha…
Jim Crow Laws
segregation laws enacted in the south after Reconstruction
Poll tax
tax which voters were required to pay to vote
10 terms
USHistory Chapter 5
Great plains
Treaty of Fort Laramie
Sitting Bull
George A Custer
The grassland extending through the west central portion of t…
A treaty in which the Sioux agreed to live on the reservation…
Leader of the Hunkpapa Sioux; never signed the Treaty of Fort…
Colonel who reported that the black hills had gold; known for…
Great plains
The grassland extending through the west central portion of t…
Treaty of Fort Laramie
A treaty in which the Sioux agreed to live on the reservation…
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
42 terms
Chapter 11 Terms USHistory
Harry S. Truman
Jackie Robinson
Little Rock Central High School
George Wallace
33rd president following the death of Franklin Roosevelt
First African American during modern era to play MLB
1957, when the Gov of Arkansas refuse to integrate schools
Gov of Alabama. resisted integration and promised to "stand a…
Harry S. Truman
33rd president following the death of Franklin Roosevelt
Jackie Robinson
First African American during modern era to play MLB
33 terms
USHISTORY CHAPTER 9 TERMS
Samuel F.B. Morse
Market Revolution
Entrepreneur
John Deere
Invented telegraph and Morse Code
The major change in the U.S. Economy produced by people's beg…
A person who organizes, operates, and assumes the risk for a…
Steel Plow
Samuel F.B. Morse
Invented telegraph and Morse Code
Market Revolution
The major change in the U.S. Economy produced by people's beg…
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ushistory ch4
__such as upton sinclair reported on t…
a__is and election in which citizens v…
The__blended ideas from German sociali…
in the late 1800s__photographed teneme…
muckrakers
direct primary
social gospel
Jacob Riis
__such as upton sinclair reported on t…
muckrakers
a__is and election in which citizens v…
direct primary
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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…
Chapter 21 USHistory
Thurgood Marshall
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
Rosa Parks
Martin Luther King, Jr.
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
Supreme court case that decided "separate but equal has no pl…
US civil rights leader who refused to give up her seat on a b…
U.S. Baptist minister and civil rights leader; founded the SC…
Thurgood Marshall
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka
Supreme court case that decided "separate but equal has no pl…
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
15 terms
USHistory chapter 3
Chapter3Lesson2
Financier
Nationalists
James Madison
...
One who deals with finance and investment on a large scale
People who favored a stronger central government
One of the most influential nationalists, he drafted the Virg…
Chapter3Lesson2
...
Financier
One who deals with finance and investment on a large scale
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