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Vocabulary Test 1 US History
bacons rebellion
Mayflower compact
puritans
John Winthrop
armed rebellion by Virginia settlers led by Nathaniel Bacon a…
the first governing document and the first written form of go…
a group of English Reformed protestants who wanted to "purify…
the first major governor in the Plymouth Colony (in what is n…
bacons rebellion
armed rebellion by Virginia settlers led by Nathaniel Bacon a…
Mayflower compact
the first governing document and the first written form of go…
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Vocabulary Test 1 US History
Sir Walter Raleigh
Jamestown
tabacco
headright system
founded the lost colony of Roanoke
first permanent english settlement in the americas
first cash crop that was used to support the colony and help…
a way to attract new settlers to the region and address the l…
Sir Walter Raleigh
founded the lost colony of Roanoke
Jamestown
first permanent english settlement in the americas
US History Test 1
Columbus' view on sailing to Asia
Goal of first European explorers
Describe Spanish settlement areas in A…
Economic activities of New England col…
1. Could sail west across Atlantic 2. World was round
1. wealth/gold 2. spread religion
Spread across North Am and South AM
shipbuilding
Columbus' view on sailing to Asia
1. Could sail west across Atlantic 2. World was round
Goal of first European explorers
1. wealth/gold 2. spread religion
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US History Test 1 Vocabulary
Renaissance
headright system
charter
triangular trade
-rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Italy
The Virginia Company's system in which settlers and their fam…
A legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
During 1600-1800s, Africa sent slaves to America, America sen…
Renaissance
-rebirth of art, culture, and intellect started in Italy
headright system
The Virginia Company's system in which settlers and their fam…
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US History Week 4Test#1
Homestead Act of 1862
The Grange
The Long Drive
Barbed Wire
paid settlers to settle up to 160 acres in the west and impro…
Originally a social organization between farmers, it develope…
Texas cowboys driving cattle to the railroads
Used to fence in land on the Great Plains, eventually leading…
Homestead Act of 1862
paid settlers to settle up to 160 acres in the west and impro…
The Grange
Originally a social organization between farmers, it develope…
112 terms
US History Test 1
Christopher Columbus
Taino
colonization
Columbian Exchange
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
Name of native people who lived on Hispaniola conquered by Co…
Physical process whereby the colonizer takes over another pla…
Exchange of goods, ideas, diseases, and people between the Am…
Christopher Columbus
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
Taino
Name of native people who lived on Hispaniola conquered by Co…
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us history test 1
native american societies around 1492
european societies around 1492
factors contributing to the age of exp…
Christopher columbus
diverse, pueblos, farming and hunting
social hierarchy, land sold, roads and trade
new technology, a search for gold, land, and religious freedom
sent from Spain, thought to have landed in india
native american societies around 1492
diverse, pueblos, farming and hunting
european societies around 1492
social hierarchy, land sold, roads and trade
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US history vocabulary test 1
Alliance
Debetors
Persecution
Indentured servent
Partnership
A person or country that owes money
To mistreat a person or group on the basis of their beleifs
A laborer who agrees to work without pay for a certain period…
Alliance
Partnership
Debetors
A person or country that owes money
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US History Test 1
Ice Bridge of Asia
Bering Straight
Paleo-Indians
Maya
First North Americans came across known as the Berongia Ice B…
The Bering Strait was last crossed by humans 20,000 years ago…
The first group of migrates from Asia to the Western Hemisphe…
The Maya Empire, centered in the tropical lowlands of what is…
Ice Bridge of Asia
First North Americans came across known as the Berongia Ice B…
Bering Straight
The Bering Strait was last crossed by humans 20,000 years ago…
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US history test 1
Two reasons immigrants came to America
Two countries that old immigrants came…
Two countries that new immigrants came…
Where can you find the words "Give me…
jobs or religious freedom
France, Germany, Ireland, England
Poland and Russia
engraved on the statue of liberty
Two reasons immigrants came to America
jobs or religious freedom
Two countries that old immigrants came…
France, Germany, Ireland, England
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US History Review Test 1
Who argued that people had divinely gr…
Why was the Declaration of Independenc…
How did the Revolutionary War affect s…
In what way did the American Revolutio…
John Locke
to declare independence from the British king
Slavery was eliminated in the North.
Other republican groups fought to overthrow aristocratic gove…
Who argued that people had divinely gr…
John Locke
Why was the Declaration of Independenc…
to declare independence from the British king
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US History Test 1
Geschichte
Before Columbus?
How many different languages were spok…
What country did Columbus think this w…
History
There were 10 million people living in North America before C…
400 different languages
India
Geschichte
History
Before Columbus?
There were 10 million people living in North America before C…
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US History Test 1
China
Mercantilism
Columbus
Magellan
Early European explorers saw what nation as the source of gre…
What is the name of an economic system that was designed to e…
What explorer set out in August 1492 for a westward voyage to…
What explorer attempted to reach the Spice islands by sailing…
China
Early European explorers saw what nation as the source of gre…
Mercantilism
What is the name of an economic system that was designed to e…
US history Test 1
Stamp act
Sons of liberty
Stamp act repeal
The Townshend acts
1765: Required colonists to buy special stamped paper for leg…
1765: a group established by Samuel Adams to boycott against…
1766: after the boycotts led by the Sons of Liberty.
1767: laws establishing indirect taxes on glass, lead, paint,…
Stamp act
1765: Required colonists to buy special stamped paper for leg…
Sons of liberty
1765: a group established by Samuel Adams to boycott against…
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US history test 1.1
Triangle trade
Roanoke (lost colony)
Starving Time
identify reasons for European (french,…
A colony that was founded in the 16th century, Elizabeth want…
A part in time where there was very little food available. th…
they wanted to explore the new world. Also to find gold.
Triangle trade
Roanoke (lost colony)
A colony that was founded in the 16th century, Elizabeth want…
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US History test 1
Treaty of Tordesillas
Sir Francais Drake
Histography
Squaw
Portugal gets Brazil + split the Americas
Glorified pirate ... Attacks Spanish ships (sinks Armada) ... Tells…
The study of history
Native American wife married to English man
Treaty of Tordesillas
Portugal gets Brazil + split the Americas
Sir Francais Drake
Glorified pirate ... Attacks Spanish ships (sinks Armada) ... Tells…
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Mr. Scheffler's US History Test 1
1492
1587
1607
1620
Columbus' first voyage
The founding of Roanoke - the missing colony!
The founding Jamestown.
The founding of Plymouth Rock.
1492
Columbus' first voyage
1587
The founding of Roanoke - the missing colony!
84 terms
US History test 1
Native accounts of origins native people
Scientific theories of origins of nati…
Meadowcraft rock shelter
Socio-economic organizations
God created the Earth, people came from the land
People migrated here from Asia (bone trail, type A DNA)
one of many sites throughout the Americas that shows evidence…
hunter-gatherers, semi-sedentary, sedentary
Native accounts of origins native people
God created the Earth, people came from the land
Scientific theories of origins of nati…
People migrated here from Asia (bone trail, type A DNA)
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Explorers- Test 1 US History
Henry the Navigator
Christopher Columbus
Amerigo Vespucci
Hernando Cortes
Portuguese: Prince who believed navigation and shipbuilding w…
Italian: Sailed for Spain. Financed by Isabella and Ferdinand…
Italian sailor. Set out to find sea route to Asia. Realized l…
Spanish conquistador. Explorer who is responsible for the dow…
Henry the Navigator
Portuguese: Prince who believed navigation and shipbuilding w…
Christopher Columbus
Italian: Sailed for Spain. Financed by Isabella and Ferdinand…
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US History Test 1
Colonists
King George
Secede
Enlightenment
a group of people who settle in a new country
King of England during the American Revolution
To leave or withdraw
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Colonists
a group of people who settle in a new country
King George
King of England during the American Revolution
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US History Test 1
1750s, benjamin franklin, join the col…
Jacques le moyne, wanted to spead reli…
out with the old and in with the new,…
Land full of sinners and savages, brou…
1750s, benjamin franklin, join the col…
Jacques le moyne, wanted to spead reli…
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US History Test 1
Jonathon Edwards
Benjamin Franklin
Michel-Guillame de Crevecour
Phillis Wheatley
He was an American theologian and Congregational clergyman, w…
He owned a successful printing and publishing company in Phil…
French settler on America in the 1770's; he posed the questio…
a slave girl who became a poet. At age eight, she was brought…
Jonathon Edwards
He was an American theologian and Congregational clergyman, w…
Benjamin Franklin
He owned a successful printing and publishing company in Phil…
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us history test 1
colony
economic
social
political
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
related to goods (trade), service,and money
related to family and community
related to the government
colony
a country or area under the full or partial political control…
economic
related to goods (trade), service,and money
23 terms
US History Test 1
France
1619
America Vespucci
Peru
What nation established a profitable fur trade in the New Wor…
When was the house of Burgesses organized
For whom was the New World named
In what present day country did the Incas live
France
What nation established a profitable fur trade in the New Wor…
1619
When was the house of Burgesses organized
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Us history test 1.
Pueblo
Iroquois
Iroquois land ownership
Common beliefs
American Indian people's including the Hopi, occupying pueblo…
Tribe in New York region
Common ownership of land, division of labor - corn,beans, squ…
Communal land ownership ,
Pueblo
American Indian people's including the Hopi, occupying pueblo…
Iroquois
Tribe in New York region
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US History test 1
mercantilism
Balance of Trade
Navigation Acts
Dominion of New England
nation's power comes from its wealth
relationship between country's imports and exports
laws that say all goods
supercolony all of new england, new jersey, new york
mercantilism
nation's power comes from its wealth
Balance of Trade
relationship between country's imports and exports
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US History Test 1
Franklin's Albany Plan
French and Indian War
Iroquois Confederacy
Fort Duquesne
Plan to create a unified government for the thirteen colonies
War fought between the colonies of British America and New Fr…
Confederation of five Indian tribes across upper New York sta…
Fort established by the French in 1954 at the convergence poi…
Franklin's Albany Plan
Plan to create a unified government for the thirteen colonies
French and Indian War
War fought between the colonies of British America and New Fr…
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US HISTORY TEST 1
POPULATION DENSITY
NATIONAL BOUNDARIES
COAST LINES
ISOLATED
THE AMOUNT OF PEOPLE IN AN AREA/LAND.
NATURE'S ENVIROMENT THAT STOPS MOUNTAIN, LAKES, RIVER,AND OCE…
WATER MEETS LAND (BEACHES, INLETS)
WHEN YOUR ALONE
POPULATION DENSITY
THE AMOUNT OF PEOPLE IN AN AREA/LAND.
NATIONAL BOUNDARIES
NATURE'S ENVIROMENT THAT STOPS MOUNTAIN, LAKES, RIVER,AND OCE…
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US History Test 1
What did the first US settlers found?…
Why did settlers come to US?
What did the Jamestown settlers find?
What were indentured servants?
Jamestown (1607)
heard there was gold b/c of Spain's encounters with NA societ…
profitable tobacco
poor people who came to the New World with a free trip and la…
What did the first US settlers found?…
Jamestown (1607)
Why did settlers come to US?
heard there was gold b/c of Spain's encounters with NA societ…
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US History: Test 1
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Scalawags
Abolishes slavery
Grants citizenship to anyone born in or naturalized in the Un…
All men are given the right to vote
poor white southerners who wanted to improve their economic s…
13th Amendment
Abolishes slavery
14th Amendment
Grants citizenship to anyone born in or naturalized in the Un…
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US History test 1
Pilgrim (separatists)
Puritans
Mayflower Compact
City Upon a Hill
came to Plymoth, MA to sperate from the church of england
wanted to "purify" the Church and get away from the church co…
1620 on Mayflower, prior to settlement by the Pilgrims at Ply…
name for Mass. Bay Colony coined by Winthrop to describe how…
Pilgrim (separatists)
came to Plymoth, MA to sperate from the church of england
Puritans
wanted to "purify" the Church and get away from the church co…
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US History Test 1
Eriksson
Prince Henry the Navigator
Dias
de Gama
first European to reach North America
organized and financed expeditions to find a way around Afric…
first European to round the southern tip of Africa
first European to sail around Africa to India
Eriksson
first European to reach North America
Prince Henry the Navigator
organized and financed expeditions to find a way around Afric…
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US History Test 1
John Smith
joint stock company
Jamestown
powhatan
arrogant captain who made few friends coming over to Jamestown
business in which investors pool their wealth for a common pu…
first British colony in Virginia
group of native American people that lived in eastern Virgini…
John Smith
arrogant captain who made few friends coming over to Jamestown
joint stock company
business in which investors pool their wealth for a common pu…
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US History Test 1
When was the Mayflower Compact signed?
Who said, "Live in the world without t…
What were the dates of King William's…
What were the dates of Queen Anne's War?
1620
John Winthrop
1689 - 1697 (8 years)
1702 - 1713 (11 years)
When was the Mayflower Compact signed?
1620
Who said, "Live in the world without t…
John Winthrop
55 terms
Mr.Kehrer US History Test 1
Pueblos
Droughts
Adobe
Descendants of the Anasazi
Great stone dwellings built by the Anasazi in what is now the…
Long periods of little rainfall- probable reason why the Anas…
Type of sun dried mud brick to build homes for the descendant…
Hopi, Acoma and Zuni
Pueblos
Great stone dwellings built by the Anasazi in what is now the…
Droughts
Long periods of little rainfall- probable reason why the Anas…
31 terms
US HISTORY - TEST 1
October 12, 1492
Bering Land Bridge
Maya Inca Aztec
Marco Polo
Columbus discovered America on what day
Land bridge used to cross from Asia to America
Biggest American Civilizations
Italian explorer who trekked to and lived in China for 20 years
October 12, 1492
Columbus discovered America on what day
Bering Land Bridge
Land bridge used to cross from Asia to America
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US History Test 1
patent
stock exchange
consumer goods
horizontal integration/combination
legal document issued by giving the holder exclusive rights t…
market at which shares of ownership in corporations are bough…
products such as food and clothing that fill the needs and wa…
strategy of business growth that attempts to stifle competiti…
patent
legal document issued by giving the holder exclusive rights t…
stock exchange
market at which shares of ownership in corporations are bough…
105 terms
US History Test 1
chattel slavery
neo-Europeans
encomienda
Columbian Exchange
a system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
term for colonies in which colonists sought to replicate, or…
created by the Spanish to control and regulate American India…
the massive global exchange of living things, including peopl…
chattel slavery
a system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
neo-Europeans
term for colonies in which colonists sought to replicate, or…
23 terms
us history test 1
war of 1812
pontiacs war
jumonville
shays rebellion
Bill of rights, $, beat british twice
british wins, fort necessity, expect protection from governme…
French and British, fort necessity, French and Indian war, Fr…
Shay gives crops to army, land gets foreclosed, starts rebell…
war of 1812
Bill of rights, $, beat british twice
pontiacs war
british wins, fort necessity, expect protection from governme…
51 terms
us history test 1
What creates community?
Why indentured servants?
Indentured servitude (Virginia)
Tobacco
religion, gov't/hierarchy, common goals, families
cheapest available labor source (farther distance), obedience…
- seven years of labor in exchange for free land afterwards -…
cash crop in Virginia, a luxury item bc not necessary for hum…
What creates community?
religion, gov't/hierarchy, common goals, families
Why indentured servants?
cheapest available labor source (farther distance), obedience…
16 terms
us history test 1
declaration of independence
Intolerable acts
Boston massacre
federalists paper
a document declaring US freedom 13 colonies, July 4th
series of laws passed by the British parliament in 1774
fight against the colonial citizens and the British 1770 5 pe…
85 articles and essays by alexander Hamilton
declaration of independence
a document declaring US freedom 13 colonies, July 4th
Intolerable acts
series of laws passed by the British parliament in 1774
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US History Test 1
Parliament
mercantilism
balance of trade
(The) Navigation Act
England's legislative body is known as __________________
economy theory that a country should engage in profitable tra…
idea that a country should have more exports than imports
WHICH ACT:... - meant to improve balance of trade... - tighter cont…
Parliament
England's legislative body is known as __________________
mercantilism
economy theory that a country should engage in profitable tra…
38 terms
US History II Test 1
Battle of Little Bighorn
The Wounded Knee Massacre
The Dawes Severalty Act
Bank Notes
Custer had divided his troops into two, personally leading a…
U.S. soldiers surrounded the camp and, as they were disarming…
Divided the reservations into small parcels. Each household w…
The various notes of private banks before the Civil War, whic…
Battle of Little Bighorn
Custer had divided his troops into two, personally leading a…
The Wounded Knee Massacre
U.S. soldiers surrounded the camp and, as they were disarming…
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US history Test 1 Terms
Tenochtitlan
Cahakia
Christian Liberty
Caravel
Capitol of the Aztec empire-center of trading center-modern d…
City of 10,000 and 30,000 in 1200- Mississippi river- Proof o…
Meant abandoning the life of the sin to embrace the teachings…
Long Distance ships
Tenochtitlan
Capitol of the Aztec empire-center of trading center-modern d…
Cahakia
City of 10,000 and 30,000 in 1200- Mississippi river- Proof o…
32 terms
US History Test 1
East Indian Trade Company
Triangular Trade
Britain
French and Indian War
biggest trading company in the world; colonies only allowed t…
slaves were traded for many things during this trade
everything comes from here; biggest empire
war that was fought over resources, land and colonies themsel…
East Indian Trade Company
biggest trading company in the world; colonies only allowed t…
Triangular Trade
slaves were traded for many things during this trade
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US History 2 Test 1
Great Plains Tribes
Pacific North-Western Tribes
Southwestern Tribes
Adobe homes
from OK to the Dakotas, Rockies, and Great Plains, hunter-gat…
had established towns along the rivers, fisherman, and totem…
had permanent structures (adobe homes), irrigation to farm la…
permanent structures
Great Plains Tribes
from OK to the Dakotas, Rockies, and Great Plains, hunter-gat…
Pacific North-Western Tribes
had established towns along the rivers, fisherman, and totem…
25 terms
Us history test 1
black codes
Freedmen's Bureau
Reconstruction Amendments
Sherman Land
Laws passed by Southern states in 1865 and 1866, after the Ci…
1865 - Agency set up to aid former slaves in adjusting themse…
1865-1870 13th = abolished slavery, 14th = gave former slaves…
Designated areas of Field Order No. 15 were commonly referred…
black codes
Laws passed by Southern states in 1865 and 1866, after the Ci…
Freedmen's Bureau
1865 - Agency set up to aid former slaves in adjusting themse…
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US History Test 1
What part of the US did the Pueblo Ind…
What do we know about the Native Ameri…
What does Coverture mean?
What motivated the Portuguese to find…
For it to Pueblo Indians lived in present-day New Mexico
Native Americans before Columbus ... - Had a diet of corn, squas…
According to widespread legal doctrine known as coverture, wh…
Trading goods
What part of the US did the Pueblo Ind…
For it to Pueblo Indians lived in present-day New Mexico
What do we know about the Native Ameri…
Native Americans before Columbus ... - Had a diet of corn, squas…
27 terms
US History Vocabulary 1
Puritans
Quakers
Navigation Acts
French and Indian War
Dissenters of the church of England. They didn't want leaders…
Believed in the "Inner Light". Didn't need a minister. Called…
Forced people to pay taxes to England on goods sold to other…
The colonial part of the bigger war that lasted 8 years. Was…
Puritans
Dissenters of the church of England. They didn't want leaders…
Quakers
Believed in the "Inner Light". Didn't need a minister. Called…
15 terms
US History Vocabulary #1
Primary Source
Secondary Source
Joint-Stock Company
Cash Crop
A document or written record which comes directly from the pe…
Any account or description of an event that is not a primary…
Business where investors pool their wealth
Products grown for sale, not for people's own use
Primary Source
A document or written record which comes directly from the pe…
Secondary Source
Any account or description of an event that is not a primary…
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