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US History Study Words
Circumnavigate
Columbian Exchange
Line of Demarcation
Nomad
Means to sail all the way around something, especially the wo…
Is the exchanges between the New and Old Worlds.
a boundary marking something off from something else.
One who travels form place to place
Circumnavigate
Means to sail all the way around something, especially the wo…
Columbian Exchange
Is the exchanges between the New and Old Worlds.
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US History First Quiz Study
primary source
secondary source
imperialism
political cartoon
An original document written or physical object created durin…
Textbooks or articles where authors offer perspectives, opini…
When a stronger country takes over a weaker country or uses s…
Pictures or comics, usually related to current events, that c…
primary source
An original document written or physical object created durin…
secondary source
Textbooks or articles where authors offer perspectives, opini…
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US History Study Set
Jamestown
Puritans
Tobacco
Massachusetts Charter
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
Crop that saved Jamestown. Leads to slavery in the southern c…
Allowed Puritans to establish their own government in the New…
Jamestown
1st permanent English settlement in North America in 1607.
Puritans
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England.…
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US History EOC study words-Cemberci
Southern Colonies
Middle Colonies
New England Colonies
Mayflower Compact
plantations, Virginia, hot climate
farming, lumbering, Pennsylvania
Massachusetts, harsh climate, fishing, llumbering
agreement that Pilgrims wrote describing government
Southern Colonies
plantations, Virginia, hot climate
Middle Colonies
farming, lumbering, Pennsylvania
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Semester Exam Study: US History
Judicial Review
Taxation without representation
Elastic Clause
Triangle Trade
The principle by which courts can declare acts of either the…
A slogan that reflected the resentment of American colonists…
A statement in the U.S. Constitution (Article I, Section 8) g…
Trade routes on which goods moved between the American coloni…
Judicial Review
The principle by which courts can declare acts of either the…
Taxation without representation
A slogan that reflected the resentment of American colonists…
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US History Study Guide
Highest populated state in the South?
Least populated state in the South?
Largest city in the South? (Locate it)
Four Southern states that were part of…
Texas
Arkansas
Houston, Texas
Virginia.... North Carolina.... South Carolina.... Georgia.
Highest populated state in the South?
Texas
Least populated state in the South?
Arkansas
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US History Study Set
Cold War
Marshall Plan
Truman Doctrine
Containment Policy
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
(HT) , 1947, President Truman's policy of providing economic…
Policy established by President Truman with the goal of stopp…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
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US History Chapter 12 Study Words (Tilden Prep)
Cost Plus Contracts
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Liberty Ships
War Production Board
Contracts where a contractor or company is paid for all of it…
Government agency that gave financial support to local govern…
U.S built cargo ships, built very quickly to prepare for war.
Government agency that supervised war production. Made sure t…
Cost Plus Contracts
Contracts where a contractor or company is paid for all of it…
Reconstruction Finance Corporation
Government agency that gave financial support to local govern…
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US History Unit 4 Study Topics
Alvin York
Thomas Edison
The Wright Brothers
George Westinghouse
Awarded the Medal of Honor after the war
Created the first commercially practical light bulb
Built and operated the first airplane
Known for standardizing the alternate electrical current proc…
Alvin York
Awarded the Medal of Honor after the war
Thomas Edison
Created the first commercially practical light bulb
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US History 1 CLEP Study
Separatist vs. non-Separatist Puritans
Northwest Passage
Roald Amundsen (1903-1906)
Conversion Experience
Radical Calvinists against the Church of England; Separatists…
Believed to provide shortcut from Atlantic to Pacific, search…
Europeans since the 16th century had searched for a short rou…
The spiritual practice of being reborn. Puritans believed tha…
Separatist vs. non-Separatist Puritans
Radical Calvinists against the Church of England; Separatists…
Northwest Passage
Believed to provide shortcut from Atlantic to Pacific, search…
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US History Final Study
growing sense of nationalism after...
Post War of 1812 Issues
2nd Bank of the US
Growth of Textile Industry
the War of 1812
- reestablishing the BUS after expiration in 1811... - states is…
1816... - same as Hamilton's except w/more capital ... - forced sta…
- Francis Cabot Lowell: developed better power loom ... - Boston…
growing sense of nationalism after...
the War of 1812
Post War of 1812 Issues
- reestablishing the BUS after expiration in 1811... - states is…
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US History Study Questions
What happened when the Pilgrims headed…
Who were indentured servants? Why did…
What did the Two Treatises of Governme…
What acts caused tensions with Britain?
A storm blew the ship of its course and they ended up in Cape…
Indentured servants were poor English people, who came to Ame…
In the Two Treatises of Government, John Locke stated that th…
The acts that caused tension with Britain were the Sugar Act,…
What happened when the Pilgrims headed…
A storm blew the ship of its course and they ended up in Cape…
Who were indentured servants? Why did…
Indentured servants were poor English people, who came to Ame…
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US History Midterm Study Set
Columbian Exchange
Triangle Trade
Battle of Saratoga
Reason for France to join US in Revolu…
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
Trade between the Americas, Europe, and Africa.
Turning point of the war. France enters into the war because…
To take down Britain.
Columbian Exchange
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
Triangle Trade
Trade between the Americas, Europe, and Africa.
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US history study
John Quincy Adams
Andrew Jackson
William Crawford
Peggy Eaton
He was the sixth president of the United States. He was a Rep…
Andrew Jackson was a Democratic-Republican who was voted into…
Originally from Georgia, Crawford ran in the 1824 election re…
Peggy married Sec. of War John Eaton. She was snubbed by ladi…
John Quincy Adams
He was the sixth president of the United States. He was a Rep…
Andrew Jackson
Andrew Jackson was a Democratic-Republican who was voted into…
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US History Unit 10 Study Set
GI Bill of Rights
Baby Boom
Post-WWII Economic Boom
Dwight Eisenhower
Helped veterans pay for college and get home loans
Record high birthrate in the US from 1940-1960
Driven in part by high demand for consumer goods after the en…
Expressed ambivalence about Brown v. Board of Education rulin…
GI Bill of Rights
Helped veterans pay for college and get home loans
Baby Boom
Record high birthrate in the US from 1940-1960
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US History vocabulary words
Abolish
Abolitionist
Amend
Annex
to do away with; put an end to
a person who wanted to end slavery
To alter, Modify, rephrase, or add to or subtract from; to ch…
to attach or add to something larger or more important
Abolish
to do away with; put an end to
Abolitionist
a person who wanted to end slavery
US History Study Terms
Square Deal
Elkins Act 1903
Hepburn Act 1906
John Muir - "Father of the Nation Park…
TR's motto,conservationism anti-trust, and... consumer protection
Imposed heavy fines on rail road if they gave out rebates
gave ICCA Power to control rail road rates
Started Sierra Club-advised T.R
Square Deal
TR's motto,conservationism anti-trust, and... consumer protection
Elkins Act 1903
Imposed heavy fines on rail road if they gave out rebates
US History II Study
Freedmen's Bureau
Thirteenth Amendment
Fourteenth Amendment
First Reconstruction Act
1865 - Agency set up to aid former slaves in adjusting themse…
Freed all slaves
gave rights of citizenship to all people born or naturalized…
(1867) divided the South into military districts, granted loc…
Freedmen's Bureau
1865 - Agency set up to aid former slaves in adjusting themse…
Thirteenth Amendment
Freed all slaves
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US History Study Guide
The Iroquois Society
Jamestown
The Pilgrims
Puritan Life
1500's, New York, Iroquois, Political/ military organization/…
The investors had one goal in mind: gold. They hoped to repea…
John Winthrop was a spiritual and political leader of the Mas…
1600's, Puritans, Massachusetts,
The Iroquois Society
1500's, New York, Iroquois, Political/ military organization/…
Jamestown
The investors had one goal in mind: gold. They hoped to repea…
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US History Unit 1 Study Set
France & Spain
Vasco da Gama
Ferdinand & Isabella
Christopher Columbus
Catholic colonial powers in the New World
Portuguese explorer who cashed in by sailing directly to Indi…
Monarchs of Spain who financed Columbus' voyages
Explored the Caribbean and promised the Spanish monarchs that…
France & Spain
Catholic colonial powers in the New World
Vasco da Gama
Portuguese explorer who cashed in by sailing directly to Indi…
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US History STAAR Study Cards
1607
1763
Battles of Lexington and Concord
1776
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
1775 - "Shot heard 'round the world" the battles that started…
Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence which…
1607
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
1763
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
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US History IA #1 Study Set
Ratification
Articles of Confederation
New France
New England
To Pass
First form of government in the US. ... Most power was with the…
Located in modern day Canada... Sparse population... Friendly relat…
Established by John Winthrope and Puritans:... Wanted a "city up…
Ratification
To Pass
Articles of Confederation
First form of government in the US. ... Most power was with the…
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US History - Final Study Guide
Abraham Lincoln
Lucretia Mott
Julius and Ethel Rosenberg
Jane Addams
President of the United States who wrote the Emancipation Pro…
Organized the Seneca Falls Convention.
Executed during the Red Scare for allegedly being a spy for t…
Founder of the Hull House.
Abraham Lincoln
President of the United States who wrote the Emancipation Pro…
Lucretia Mott
Organized the Seneca Falls Convention.
Us history: why we study
Personal
Contact; revolutionized
Deduce
Learn
History is _______ because people make history
History is our story ... We have _______ with those who make his…
History gives us a better view of the world. It gives us the…
History helps us _____ about the past... "Those who do not remem…
Personal
History is _______ because people make history
Contact; revolutionized
History is our story ... We have _______ with those who make his…
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US History Semester 2 Final Study Set
Free Enterprise
Natural resources
Laissez-faire
Thomas Edison
Economic system where private citizens own businesses and are…
The U.S. possesses these in abundance; this is one of the key…
"Hands off" - a system in which governments do not interfere…
19th century American inventor and industrialist; devised the…
Free Enterprise
Economic system where private citizens own businesses and are…
Natural resources
The U.S. possesses these in abundance; this is one of the key…
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 2 - US States and Regions Vocabulary
caravel
considered
description
extends
first ocean-going European ship
thought to be
what something looks like
stretches
caravel
first ocean-going European ship
considered
thought to be
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US History STAAR Study Cards
1607
1763
1775
1776
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
"Shot heard 'round the world" the Battles of Lexington and Co…
Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence which…
1607
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
1763
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
103 terms
US History STAAR Study Cards
1607
1763
1775
1776
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
"Shot heard 'round the world" the Battles of Lexington and Co…
Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence which…
1607
Jamestown is the first English colony established in the New…
1763
Treaty of Paris that ended the French and Indian War
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 1 - World/US Geography Vocabulary
cartography
equator
geography
hemisphere
the production of maps
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
the study of Earth and Earth's surface, including such elemen…
one-half of the globe or Earth
cartography
the production of maps
equator
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
US History vocabulary words
Abolish
Abolitionist
Amend
Annex
to do away with; put an end to
a person who wanted to end slavery
To alter, Modify, rephrase, or add to or subtract from; to ch…
to attach or add to something larger or more important
Abolish
to do away with; put an end to
Abolitionist
a person who wanted to end slavery
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US History Fall STudy SEt
John D. Rockefeller
19th amendment
Theodore Roosevelt
The Rough Riders
A wealthy capitalist who controlled 90% of the nation's oil i…
the right to vote for women
Progressive president of the U.S. who supported the environme…
group of American soldiers who went to Cuba to fight the Span…
John D. Rockefeller
A wealthy capitalist who controlled 90% of the nation's oil i…
19th amendment
the right to vote for women
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US History Study set (Seven Years War)
Seven Years War Date and location
Stamp Act
Sugar Act
Currency Act
1756-1763, global conflict
Brought onto the colonies by the British. Requirement that ev…
aka. American Revenue Act, tax on sugar used to 'pay' for tro…
Paper money was less valuable than silver and gold coins, dec…
Seven Years War Date and location
1756-1763, global conflict
Stamp Act
Brought onto the colonies by the British. Requirement that ev…
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US History Final Study Set
Northwest Territory
Louisiana Purchase
Lewis and Clark
Sacagawea
A territory in the NW in 1787
An area bought by the US and sold by France
The two men Thomas Jefferson sent to explore all the way to t…
The woman who helped Thomas Jefferson's men Lewis and Clark e…
Northwest Territory
A territory in the NW in 1787
Louisiana Purchase
An area bought by the US and sold by France
Us history vocab study
Mercantilism
Virginia company
Town meetings
Colonist
An economic policy under which nations fought to increase the…
English film created for the purpose of establishing colonies…
Form of government in New England where only men who belonged…
A person who lives in a colony
Mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations fought to increase the…
Virginia company
English film created for the purpose of establishing colonies…
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US HISTORY STUDY WOOH
9/11
10 Percent Reconstruction Plan
ABC-1 Agreement
Abraham Lincoln Brigade
Common shorthand for the terrorist attacks... that occurred in w…
Introduced by President Lincoln, it proposed that a state be…
An agreement between Britain and the United States developed…
Idealistic American volunteers who served in the Spanish Civi…
9/11
Common shorthand for the terrorist attacks... that occurred in w…
10 Percent Reconstruction Plan
Introduced by President Lincoln, it proposed that a state be…
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Us history study cards
Jamestown
Mayflower compact
Declaration of independence
Constitution of the united states
The first english settlement in 1607
Was an agreement signed by pilgrim in 1620 promising to consu…
Was signed july 4,1776
In 1787
Jamestown
The first english settlement in 1607
Mayflower compact
Was an agreement signed by pilgrim in 1620 promising to consu…
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US History Study Guide
What international event led to the re…
The result of the U.S. Senate your fus…
what major event shock the American pe…
Sacco and Vanzetti were...
Russian Revolution
The United States didn't join the League of Nations.
Zimmerman note
anarchists
What international event led to the re…
Russian Revolution
The result of the U.S. Senate your fus…
The United States didn't join the League of Nations.
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AP US History Study
Great War for the Empire
Sugar Act of 1764
Stamp Act of 1765
Virtual Representation
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
The first parliamentary act bent on turning a revenue in the…
A tax in the form of required stamps to be purchased and fixe…
all English subjects are represented in Parliament, including…
Great War for the Empire
A war (1756-1763) fought by Britain against the French and th…
Sugar Act of 1764
The first parliamentary act bent on turning a revenue in the…
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US History Study Test
wrote the Common Sense
Gorge Washinton
De
Who fired the first shot of the revolu…
Tomas Pain
He was the first commander of the rebel army
Statement
No-one knows
wrote the Common Sense
Tomas Pain
Gorge Washinton
He was the first commander of the rebel army
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US HISTORY STUDY CARDS
This Act provided federal money for th…
Thanks to the industrial Revolution mo…
Andrew Carnegie became one of the rich…
This place is where many immigrants en…
Morrill Land Grant
In Cities
Steel
Ellis Island
This Act provided federal money for th…
Morrill Land Grant
Thanks to the industrial Revolution mo…
In Cities
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SATP US History Study Set 1
Due Process of Law
Assimilation
Laissez faire
Patronage
The philosophy of being entitled to all of the rights and pro…
To absorb an ethnic or distinct group into the prevailing cul…
A political environment that is favorable to big business and…
The process of awarding loyal supporters with government jobs.
Due Process of Law
The philosophy of being entitled to all of the rights and pro…
Assimilation
To absorb an ethnic or distinct group into the prevailing cul…
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US History Study 1
When was the Stamp act Passed?
Who did the Stamp act affect?
Who Passed the Stamp act?
What did the Stamp act pertain to?
March 22, 1765
The Colonists
The British Government
All legal and commercial documents in the colonies (i.e. news…
When was the Stamp act Passed?
March 22, 1765
Who did the Stamp act affect?
The Colonists
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US history study set
What is a 1950's Housewife?
What was America's response to Germany…
What was the Agricultural Adjustment A…
What was the baby boom?
An affluent life-style developed in America that represented…
building up military forces
a New Deal recovery program that helped farmers by offering g…
was the increase in the size of American families that creste…
What is a 1950's Housewife?
An affluent life-style developed in America that represented…
What was America's response to Germany…
building up military forces
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US History study guide
William Jennings Bryan
Grover Cleveland
Benjamin Harrison
William Randolph Hearst
an American orator and politician from Nebraska, and a domina…
22nd and 24th president of the United States. Lost to Benjami…
23rd president of the United States. Defeated Grover Clevelan…
an American newspaper publisher who built the nation's larges…
William Jennings Bryan
an American orator and politician from Nebraska, and a domina…
Grover Cleveland
22nd and 24th president of the United States. Lost to Benjami…
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Us History STUDY
sovereign
boycott
militia
rebellion
a supreme ruler
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
a military force that is raised from the civil population to…
an act of violent or open resistance to an established govern…
sovereign
a supreme ruler
boycott
withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a country,…
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US History - Study sheet
Cold War
Iron Curtain
satellite
containment
a conflict between countries, with no actual fighting
a barrier of secrecy that kept Soviet controlled nations apar…
a nation controlled by another country
a policy of preventing a country from expanding its power
Cold War
a conflict between countries, with no actual fighting
Iron Curtain
a barrier of secrecy that kept Soviet controlled nations apar…
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Industrialization Us History Study
Capitalism
Communism
Socialism
Andrew Carnegie
economic system where competition determines prices and wages
govt. ownership of all property and businesses
economic system in which the govt. or workers own most of the…
multi-millionaire that led expansion of the American Steel In…
Capitalism
economic system where competition determines prices and wages
Communism
govt. ownership of all property and businesses
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US History- Quiz- Study
the french and indicn war began when e…
the british army led a daring night at…
the nam if the secret colonial group l…
england responded to the boston tea pa…
Ohio Valley
Qeubec
Sons of Liberty
Intolerable Acts
the french and indicn war began when e…
Ohio Valley
the british army led a daring night at…
Qeubec
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us history vocabulary words
Jamestown
powhatan
house of burgesses
bacon's rebellion
1) first permanent English settlement in north America.... 2) .…
1) native Americans who lived in the area that became Jamesto…
1) the first legislative making laws.... 2) the lower house of t…
1) a uprising against the royal governor in the American fron…
Jamestown
1) first permanent English settlement in north America.... 2) .…
powhatan
1) native Americans who lived in the area that became Jamesto…
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US History Study Guide
• Causes of the Depression and problem…
• The stock market crash (why)
• Hoover's attempts to help the economy)
• Bonus Army, okies, hoboes)
the period from 1929 to 1940 in which the economy plummeted a…
October 29. The bottom fell out of the stock market and the n…
tried to reassure Americans that the nation's economy was on…
WWI veterans and their families who arrived in Washington DC…
• Causes of the Depression and problem…
the period from 1929 to 1940 in which the economy plummeted a…
• The stock market crash (why)
October 29. The bottom fell out of the stock market and the n…
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