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  • Amsco Ap Us History Chapter 9 Key Terms

    Chapter 39 Terms to Know * Stagflation: during the 60’s & 70’s, the U.S. was suffering from 5.3% inflation & 6% unemployment; refers to the unusual economic situation in which an economy is suffering both from inflation & from stagnation of its industrial growth. * Vietnamization: President Richard Nixon’s strategy for ending U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, involving a gradual withdrawl of American troops & replacement of them with South Vietnamese forces. * Silent Majority: phrase...

    Cold War, Gerald Ford, President of the United States 1150  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter Seven Vocabulary Terms

    Chapter 7 term Sheet The Road to Revolution 1. Republicanism - a just society as one is in which all citizens willingly subordinate their private, selfish interests to the common good. 2. Radical Whigs - group of British political commentators; widely read by the colonists, feared the threat to liberty posed by the arbitrary power of the monarch and Parliament; warned to colonists to be watchful of any violations to their rights or corruption in leadership; hated use of patronage and bribes...

    American Revolution, Boston Tea Party, British Empire 1632  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter 39 Terms

    limited oil in the U.S. and caused a crisis. "Energy crisis": when Carter entered office inflation soared, due to toe the increases in energy prices by OPEC. In the summer of 1979, instability in the Middle East produced a major fuel shortage in the US, and OPEC announced a major price increase. Facing pressure to act, Carter retreated to Camp David, the presidential retreat in the Maryland Mountains. Ten days later, Carter emerged with a speech including a series of proposals for resolving the energy...

    George McGovern, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter 2585  Words | 7  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter Fifteen Vocabulary Terms

    Chapter 15 Vocabulary Deism- the liberal religious philosophy of the late 1800s that believed in a Supreme Being who had created a knowable universe and endowed human beings with a capacity for moral behavior. Unitarians- the spin-off of Puritanism of the early 1800s that held that God only existed in one person, not the Trinity. Second Great Awakening- the movement that arose in the early 1800s in reaction to the growing liberalism in religion. Charles Grandison Finney- the greatest of the...

    19th century, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Feminism 1115  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter Nineteen Vocabulary Terms

    Chapter 19 vocabulary 1. Harriet Beecher Stowe - was an American abolitionist and author. Her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin was a depiction of life for African-Americans under slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play 2. Uncle Tom’s Cabin - anti-slavery book which alarmed previously unconcerned Northerners and the rest of the world about slavery. 3. Hinton helper - book entitled 'Impending Crisis of the South' that stirred trouble. Attempted to prove that indirectly the non-slaveholding...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Dred Scott v. Sandford 960  Words | 3  Pages

  • Terms Ap Us History Chapter 2

    Terms for Chapter 2 Sea Dogs-roving English ships that plundered Spanish treasure ships (1560s) St. Augustine–fort Spain created in Florida 1565 to protect the route of its treasure fleet against English ships, French settlers, hostile Indians (1st permanent Euro. settlement in US) Comprehensive Orders for New Discoveries-new policy Spanish leaders introduced after military setbacks to pacify Indians by Christianizing missionaries not conquistadores (1573) Ecomenderos-privelaged spanish landowners...

    Massachusetts, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Plymouth Colony 1995  Words | 5  Pages

  • Apush Key History Terms

    |AP US History Key Terms and Objectives | |Chapter 1 |Chapter 2 |Chapter 3 | |Juan Ponce de Leon |Pocahontas |John Calvin | |Hernando de Soto...

    17th century, Colonialism, Massachusetts Bay Colony 903  Words | 5  Pages

  • Chapter 18 Ap Us History

    Chapter 18 1. In order to maintain the two great political parties as vital bonds of national unity, early nineteenth century politicians avoided public discussion of slavery 2. The US’s victory in the Mexican War resulted in renewed controversy over the issue of extending slavery into the territories, a possible split in the Whig and Democrat parties over slavery, the cession by Mexico of an enormous amount of land to the US, and a rush of settlers to new American territory in California ...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Compromise of 1850 1089  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chapter 7 Ap Us History

    Chapter 7 terms & Key Points Admiralty Courts Stamp Act and Sugar Act offenses were tried in this court. Juries were not allowed and the burden of proof was on the defendant. All were assumed to be guilty until proven innocent. Trial by jury and innocent until proven guilty were basic rights that the British people everywhere had held dear. Boston Port Act One such law was the Boston Port Act. It closed the Boston harbor until damages were paid and order could be ensured. British East India Company...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, Boston Tea Party 1208  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter 21

    sentiments and international considerations. ​  8. Many anti-imperialists opposed American annexation of the Philippines because they feared that   Your Answer: it would violate America's historical preference for independence and self-determination.   9. The Filipinos Correct Answer: cooperated with Americans to drive the Spanish from their islands during the Spanish-American War.   10. United States Secretary of State John Hay's Open Door policy Your Answer: guarded against the partition of China...

    Democratic Party, John Hay, President of the United States 610  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Us History Dbq on Puritans

    AP® United States History 2010 Free-Response Questions The College Board The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board is composed of more than 5,700 schools, colleges, universities and other educational organizations. Each year, the College Board serves seven million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,800 colleges through major programs and services in...

    Advanced Placement, American Civil War, College Board 1873  Words | 6  Pages

  • Ap Us History

    US History AP Outline Chapter 17 The Transformation of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1860-1900 I. Native Americans and the Trans-Mississippi West a. The Plains Indians i. Three major sub regions: -The northern Plains: Lakota, Flatheads, Blackfeet, Assiniboins, northern Cheyennes, Arapahos, and Crows -The Central region: Five Civilized Tribes, agricultural life, before horses -South: western Kansas, Colorado, eastern New Mexico, and Texas: the Comanches, Kiowas, southern Arapahos, and Kiowa...

    American Old West, Cheyenne, Great Plains 1789  Words | 6  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter Twelve Vocabulary Terms. Some Are Missing.

    Washington to the ground in August 1814 7. Fort McHenry/ Francis Scott Key - The British were beaten off in the battle at Fort McHenry, and this inspired Key to write the "Star spangled banner" 8. Gen. Andrew Jackson - Was the seventh president of the United States, he was a politician and an army general. His nickname was Old Hickory, because of his aggressive personality, and he supported a small and limited federal government 9. Battle of New Orleans (1815) - Fought with British force for land...

    Henry Clay, James Madison, James Monroe 1778  Words | 5  Pages

  • AP US history

    DMusialik@schools.nyc.gov 2014-2015 School Year Congratulations! You have been accepted into the Advanced Placement United States History Course for the 2014-2015 school year. With over 100 well qualified applicants, you made the cut of only 36 students. You should be very proud of yourself. Prepare to immerse yourself in the great story that is U.S. History. As Mark Twain once wrote, “Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn’t...

    Africa, History of the United States, Martin Luther King, Jr. 623  Words | 2  Pages

  • Art History key terms

    Chapter 1-Pre-Historic Art Key Terms Attributes- Symbolic object or objects that identify a particular deity, saint, or personification in art Ceramics- Wares made of baked clay Corbel vault- Dolmen- Prehistoric sculpture made up of or more large stones supporting a large, flat, horizontal slabs Capstones- The final topmost stone in corbel arch or vault which joins the sides and completes the Structure Henge- Circular area enclosed by stones or wood posts set up by Neolithic...

    Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Greek sculpture 684  Words | 5  Pages

  • US AP TERMS 1920s

    US AP TERMS: 1920’s Fordney- McCumber Tariff- Created in 1922 raised American tariffs in order to protect factories and farms. Congress displayed a pro-business attitude in passing the tariff and in promoting foreign trade through providing huge loans to Europe, which in turn bought more American goods. This was a result of WWI, because the government wanted to ensure economic self-sufficiency so that no future enemy could manipulate the American economy. Also, many industries wanted to...

    African American, Albert B. Fall, Ernest Hemingway 1380  Words | 4  Pages

  • Summer Assignment Ap European History

    Summer Assignment AP European History Total Points: 120 points Step One: 1. Pick up a copy of the AP Euro textbook from the library next week (5/31 to 6/9). 2. Check out the class website: http://teacherweb.com/CA/HarborHighSchool/Mayer/apt1.aspx 3. If you have questions or if you cannot complete any of the following assignments-email Ms. Mayer at jmayer@sccs.net. 4. Not completing the following assignments by the first day of school may result in being dropped from this course. Step...

    Famine, Great Famine, Great Famine of 1315–1317 595  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ap Us Summer Assignment

    Welcome to AP. US History! The following is a summer assignment to get you started for the new school year. Part I: Textbook Assignment. (Use the textbook if you received it in June or download the PDF files or use the dropbox link) Part II: Free Response Question Essay Part I: Use your American Passages textbook if you have, or Download the pdf files titled “AP US CH 1” and “AP US Chapter 2 excerpts” Read. As you read, Outline the chapter and take notes for all of Chapter 1 file. For...

    Essay, Following, Protestant Reformation 993  Words | 5  Pages

  • Chapter 4 Key Terms

    Chapter 4 key terms    Cyrus the great: ​ Established massive persian empire by 550 B.C.E;successor state to  mesopotamian empires.  How its relevant: ​ He was the conqueror of the persian empire by 550 B.C.E  picture:    Darius: ​ The son of cyrus helped lead him to success became ruler later on.    How it is relevant: ​ He helped cyrus be a successful ruler.   Picture:    Zoroastrianism: ​ Animist religion that saw material existence at battle between forces of good  and evil;righteous lived...

    Hannibal, Plato, Socrates 943  Words | 7  Pages

  • Ap Us History Guide

     Payne 1 Max Payne AP English 11 Ms. Paul 13 November 2012 The Rise and Fall It is November 9, the Year of Our Lord 1799, and a battered French army begins the arduous climb up the Alps, just as a light snow begins to gently fall, a precursor of the hardship and bone chilling temperatures to come. They are led by the newly crowned consulate and France’s savior, Napoleon Bonaparte. There is a fear that Genoa may fall to Austrians. This fateful journey was captured in a painting by artist,...

    Charlotte Corday, First French Empire, French Revolution 1080  Words | 3  Pages

  • Chapter 22 Apush Key Terms

    Marcus Pando Period 4 Chapter 22 Key Terms Describe and state the historical significance of the following: 7. Freedmen's Bureau Initiated by President Abraham Lincoln and was intended to last for one year after the end of the Civil War. At the end of the war, the Bureau's main role was providing emergency food, housing, and medical aid to refugees, though it also helped reunite families. Later, it focused its work on helping the freedmen adjust to their conditions of freedom...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, President of the United States 1700  Words | 6  Pages

  • AP World History Questions

    AP WORLD HISTORY Chapter Processing Work INTRODUCTION Historical Thinking Skill Exercise: Periodization: Compare the author’s periodization in Parts One through Six to the Colleges Board’s historical periodization. How do the author’s dates and titles compare to the College Board’s? What explains the similarities and the differences? Why do you suppose the periodization in world history can be so controversial? UNIT 1 CHAPTER 1: Historical Thinking Skill Exercise: Historical Argumentation:...

    Age of Discovery, Bankruptcy in the United States, Early modern Europe 1306  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ap Us Chapter 22 Outline

    AP US Chapter 22 I. Roots of Imperialism 1. Ideological Arguments * Scholars, authors, politicians and religious leaders provided interlocking ideological arguments for the new imperialism. * Some used Darwinism which they believed the US should engage in struggle for wealth and power with other nations. * Others belief in racial inequality. * To Americans, the industrial progress, military strength, and political development of England and US were proof of an...

    Cuba, Latin America, Nicaragua 2105  Words | 7  Pages

  • Ap History Chapter 17

    Chapter 17 Guided Reading Terms: 1. Columbian Exchange- the exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies between the Americans and the rest of the world following Columbus’s voyage. 2. Council of the Indies- the institution responsible for supervising Spain’s colonies in the Americas from 1524 to the early eighteenth century, when it lost all but judicial responsibilities. 3. Bartolone de Las Casas- a priest who was the most influential defender of the Amerindians in...

    Americas, Caribbean, Colonialism 859  Words | 3  Pages

  • ap us history

     AP U.S. History Summer HW Sec. 1: 1. The settlers were finally able to get food when the Indians decided to give them corn and bread. The problems that still remained were that they were once again running out of food and they had no houses to live in. This led to sickness and starvation amongst the settlers. 2. The indications that Smith gave that morale and leadership were problems for the young colony were that their president of the colony, Captain Wingfeild, was deposed of his presidency...

    Agriculture, Colonialism, Colony 1524  Words | 5  Pages

  • AP US History

    Ch. 12 1) Among the primary reasons that young farm women moved from the farms to work in textile mill towns in the early 19th century was: To escape farm life and earn wages 2) The history of Lowell epitomizes this transition: Self-sufficient farm families to urban wageworkers 3)In the pre-industrial system, a boy who wanted to learn a trade Entered a formal apprenticeship system 4)The organization of a family business in the pre-industrial era was Patriarchal 5) If you lived in Boston...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Compromise of 1850 1039  Words | 4  Pages

  • DBQ for AP US History

    Chapter 6: The Duel for North America 1. Why was the French Empire ultimately so much less successful than either the Spanish or the British Empires? The French were less successful then both the Spanish and the British because they were late to jump to the gun on the race to claim land in the new world, by time the French stared colonizing the new world the British had already settled on the east coast, and the Spanish in south America, so basically they had to take what is now known as Canada...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, British Empire 2105  Words | 6  Pages

  • Ap Human Geography Outline Chapter 9

    Ap Human Geography Chapter 9 Outline Chapter 9: Development Development: Process of improving the material conditions of people through diffusion of knowledge and technology. More Developed Countries (MDC): relatively developed country or simply as a relatively developed country Less Developed Countries (LDC): although many analysts prefer the term developing country or emerging country. I. Key Issues 1: Why Does Development Vary Among Countries? A. Human Development Index (HDI) Created...

    Asia, Developed country, Developing country 747  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ap World History Chapter 8 Notes

    Ian Cabalo October 2012 Period Two AP World History Unit 2: Chapter 8: The Unification of China In Search of Political and Social Order A. Confucius (551-479 B.C.E.) and His School 1. Confucius a. Educator and political authority b. Sayings were compiled in the Analects by his disciples 2. Confucian Ideas a. Basically honesty and ethical in character b. Thoroughly practical: how to restore political and social...

    Confucianism, Confucius, Emperor of China 1399  Words | 6  Pages

  • Study Guide for AP US HIstory

    AP – United States History STUDY GUIDE - Test #1 (Units 1-3, Chapters 1-9) 1. Explain the official ending of the American Revolution in 1783? 2. In 1754, identify Benjamin Franklin and his use of a political cartoon at the Albany Congress on “the present disunited state of the British Colonies”. 3. On the issue of women’s rights, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention did what? 4. Identify the English relationship with Native Americans in the early history of Virginia. 5. Which general...

    Benjamin Franklin, North America, Thirteen Colonies 1347  Words | 4  Pages

  • Amsco Answer Key

    Amsco AP U.S. History Test Preparation Book Student Self Test Answer Keys 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. CHAPTER ONE Multiple Choice Questions C A B D E C C E C B 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. CHAPTER THREE Multiple Choice Questions C E A B D E A D C D 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. CHAPTER FIVE Multiple Choice Questions E A C C D A A A D C 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. CHAPTER TWO Multiple Choice Questions ...

    Bankruptcy in the United States, Chapter 11, Title 11, United States Code, Multiple choice 523  Words | 22  Pages

  • Ap us chapter 11

    and other judicial offices. The “Midnight Judges” were appointed on Adams’ last day of presidency. There was bitter resentment against this act because they were anti-Jeffersonian partisans. After Jefferson took office, this act was condemned. 9. Adams appointed John Marshall Chief Justice in 1801. This was possibly the greatest choice Adams made in his presidency because he dominated the Supreme Court with his powerful intellect and commanding personality, and shaped the American legal tradition...

    Aaron Burr, Alexander Hamilton, James Madison 1373  Words | 4  Pages

  • AP US History

    membership reaches 5 million Scopes Trial –Evolution, Tennessee Model T Ford drops to cost $290 (3 months wages) “Scarface” Al Capone begins 6 years of gang warfare Nellie Tayloe Ross elected Governor of Wyoming, First woman governor of a U.S. State US troops occupy Nicaragua Lindbergh’s first solo flight across the Atlantic; Sacco and Vanzetti executed; Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs for the Yankees; Al Jolson stars in The Jazz Singer, the first talking film U.S. citizenship granted to inhabitants...

    Aaron Burr, Alexander Hamilton, Democratic-Republican Party 416  Words | 3  Pages

  • APUSH Terms- AMSCO Chapter 8

    Chapter 8 Vocabulary 1. Era of Good Feelings: Monroe’s presidency marked by nationalism, optimism, and goodwill Republicans dominating politics in the North, South, and West During this era there were heated debates over tariffs, the national bank, internal improvements, and public land sales 1816 to the Panic of 1819 2. Sectionalist: tension between North and South over slavery 3. James Monroe: prominent member of Republican party Served in high-level diplomatic roles as President Jefferson’s...

    Free trade, James Monroe, John Quincy Adams 818  Words | 3  Pages

  • 2014 2015 Reading Guide Semester 1 Pr

    2014-2015 Tentative Semester 1 AP US History Reading Guide Scheduled Reading Sources: Newman, John J., and John M. Schmalbach. United States History: Preparing for the Advanced Placement Examination. 3rd ed. Des Moines: Amsco, 2015. Web. Tindall, George, and David Shi. America: A Narrative History. 9th ed. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 2013. Zinn, Howard. A People's History of the United States. New York: HarperCollins, 2005. Web. Unit One Unit One Essential Questions 1. What role...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Articles of Confederation 837  Words | 5  Pages

  • AP US History

    arguing that domination of the seas through naval power was the key to world domination Alfred Thayer Mahan promoted American overseas expansion by  the need to find new African and Asian soures of raw materials for American industry Which of the following was not among the factors propelling America toward overseas expansion in the 1980s? The desire to expand overseas agricultural and manufacturing exports The "yellow press" of Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst The need to find...

    Grover Cleveland, John Hay, Latin America 1175  Words | 4  Pages

  • AP US history: colonization

    Miriam Hibbard APUSH Mr. Baker 9/19/13 Exploration and settlement in the new world helped England succeed in the age of colonization. The New England colonies, consisting of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Rhode Island were some of the most successful early colonies. Though they faced difficulties early on, they were able to overcome them even more quickly than that of the Virginia colonies. The colonies in the Caribbean were settled for different reasons than the New England...

    British America, Connecticut, Former British colonies 1455  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ap Us History (Apush) Ammendments

    then the VP shall act as President if he cannot -Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude shall exist within the US -Congress shall have power to enforce this article by appropriate legislation -All persons born or naturalized in the US are citizens of the US and of the state where they reside -No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of US citizens -No state shall deprive any person of life, liberty, or property without due process of law -No state shall...

    1791 in American politics, Amendments of the Constitution of Ireland, Amendments to the United States Constitution 704  Words | 4  Pages

  • Chapter 11 APUSH key terms

    APUSH Chapter 11 Key Terms “revolution of 1800”: The transfer of power from Federalists to Democratic Republicans. The transfer was so peaceful and it was going to back to the spirit of the revolution of 1776. By restoring original American ideas. 2. Thomas Jefferson: 3. Midnight judges: Judges that came to Adam's right before he his term was over. So they were all to sign the federalist papers. Which were all later revoked by the new congress under Jefferson. 4. John Marshall: Chief...

    History of the United States, James Madison, Marbury v. Madison 592  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Biology Chapter 9 notes

    AP Biology, Chapter 9 Cellular Respiration and Fermentation Life is Work 9.1 Catabolic pathways yield energy by oxidizing organic fuels Intro Catabolic Pathways and Production of ATP 1. Distinguish fermentation and cellular respiration. Fermentation Partial degradation of glucose Uses no O2 Yields some ATP Cellular respiration Complete degradation to CO2 and H2O Requires O2 = aerobic Yields much more ATP 2. Describe the summary equation for...

    Adenosine triphosphate, Cellular respiration, Citric acid cycle 1336  Words | 7  Pages

  • Chapter Summary Us History

    Chapter Summary After the Civil War, Americans, who believed expansion was their “manifest destiny,” began moving westward across the continent, subduing the Native Americans through various means, creating a North American empire. BEYOND THE FRONTIER Prior to the Civil War, the march of White settlement paused at the margin of the semiarid Great Plains, a region seared by hot winds in the summer and buffeted by blizzards and hailstorms in the winter, presenting a temporary obstacle to further...

    American Old West, Cheyenne, Great Plains 1164  Words | 4  Pages

  • AP US History Summer Reading

    2013 1. The Great Gatsby motion pictures is a drama film. 2. The Great Gatsby shows us the various love affairs that goes on in the raging 20s of New York City, through the viewpoint of Nick Carraway. Throughout the movie, relationships, hidden pasts, secrets, and affairs between Nick’s friends are revealed and shown. Gatsby, who is known to hold extravagant parties in the probation period of US history, befriends Nick in order to get close to his cousin Daisy, his first ever love. However...

    F. Scott Fitzgerald, Film, Great Depression 2295  Words | 6  Pages

  • Ap World History ch 6

     AP World History Chapter 6 - India and Southern Asia Name:____________________________ Chapter Objectives: When you finish studying this chapter you should be able to answer the following questions. In what ways has the environments of India and Southeast Asia influenced the choice of the livelihood of the people, as well as the development of distinct social and governmental structures. How did India evolve into a complex social system and three distinct religious systems to meet the...

    Asia, Buddhism, Gautama Buddha 726  Words | 4  Pages

  • AP European History Study Guide Chapter 15

    AP European History Study Guide Chapter 15 This study guide is to help you get ready for the test. Some of the information asked is found in the notes, and some in the textbook. This is typical of MOST college classes and this style of study guide is designed to prepare you! Also, while most test questions come from this guide, anything in the notes and textbook could be on the test! You MUST do this study guide for points! You may NOT type this study guide out! You also MUST do the...

    18th century, Age of Enlightenment, Communism 769  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ap Us History Ids 12

    of 1812 he was the governor of the Indiana territory. He was a major war hero among Americans because he led the forces that defeated Tecumseh and the Prophet in the battle of Tippecanoe. 4. Francis Scott Key- is famous for being the writer of the poem “The Star Spangled Banner” Key wrote the poem during the attack of Baltimore during the war of 1812. HS: The poem was inspring to Americans and it was late made into a song and is now our national anthem. 5. Andrew Jackson- (straight from...

    Andrew Jackson, James Monroe, John Quincy Adams 2310  Words | 7  Pages

  • Ap Us History Dbq 1

    AP US History 1) In Documents A, B, and C some problems in their colonial government was that all colonies wanted to unite and become one government but one colony always tried to control all of it. Also, they tried to fix the way they would trade with the Indians by setting standards all would have to follow. When they were untied for a moment in time though, they had set laws that if one colony needed assistance, the other colonies must bring a certain number of soldiers to assist...

    American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin, Colonialism 940  Words | 3  Pages

  • 2014 Readings and Terms Unit 2 2

    (1754-1800) Unit 2 Terms (Period 3) For each of the terms below, you must provide: the historical significance of the term (why it is important in the context of history, not merely what it is), the theme that you believe it is most closely identified with, and an explanation of why the term is best associated with that concept. *Due with Notebook on day of Test - Monday 10/20 (B) or Tuesday 10/21 (A) Term Significance Theme Explanation of Association Unit 2 Terms - Albany Plan of Union...

    American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, Articles of Confederation 716  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Psych Key Terms Chp 7

    AP Psychology Chapter 7 Key Terms Consciousness- Our awareness of ourselves and our environment Biological rhythms- Periodic physiological fluctuations. Circadian rhythm- The Biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of temperature and wakefulness) that occur on a 24 hour cycle. REM sleep- Rapid eye movement sleep, a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly occur. Also known as paradoxical sleep, because the muscles are relaxed (except for minor twitches) but other...

    Addiction, Dream, Electroencephalography 741  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Us History Chapter Seventeen Vocabulary Terms

    Chapter 17 Vocabulary 1. William Henry Harrison - "Old Tippecanoe", 9th President, "log cabins and hard cider" 2. Daniel Webster - Secretary of State, Whig, Only member of Tyler Cabinet to not resign, negotiating treaty with Britain over Maine's boundary 3. Henry Clay - The Whig candidate for president in the election of 1844 4. John Tyler (1841) - Leader elected vice president on the Whig ticket who spent most of his presidency in bitter fueds with his fellow Whigs 5. Canadian insurrection...

    James K. Polk, Manifest Destiny, Mexican–American War 786  Words | 2  Pages

  • Chapter 16 Key Terms 2014 15

    U.S. History Chapter 16 Key Terms Term: The Planter “Aristocracy” Identification: a small portion of the population held most of the power, meaning that the south resembled a oligarchy more than a democracy Page: 351 Significance: huge difference from north Term: The Cotton Kingdom Identification: cotton controls the south, their economic system is completely dependent on it Page: 353 Significance: repels large scale immigration, south is the most anglo-saxon section of the nation Term: “American...

    Abolitionism, American Civil War, Frederick Douglass 891  Words | 3  Pages

  • APUSH: Chapter 3 Key Terms

    Key Terms: • Congregationalism- A system of church governance in which every local church congregation is independent • Patriarchy- A social system in which the male is the primary authority figure central to social organization and the central roles of political leadership, moral authority, and control of property, and where fathers hold authority over women and children. It implies the institutions of male rule and privilege, and entails female subordination • “Covenant”- A formal alliance...

    British North America, Canada, Christianity 496  Words | 4  Pages

  • Key Terms and People Chapter 15

    Confederate troops, beginning the Civil War. Determined to seize the fortress -- which controlled the entrance to Charleston harbor -- the Confederates ringed the harbor with heavy guns. Border States - Wedged between the North and the South were the key border states of Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, and Missouri -- slave states that did not join the confederacy. Kentucky and Missouri controlled parts of important rivers. Winfield Scott - Taking advantage of the Union's strengths, General Winfield...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Battle of Gettysburg 1733  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ap Us History, Chapter 2, Amsco

    colonies from United States history, the first one that comes to mind is the English colony, in which it was a colony that had an already established abundance of riches, knowledge, and experience. Why is this so? What was so different about English colonies that made them develop differently? All in all, in what ways did the English colonies develop differently from the Spanish and French colonies? English colonies are highly regarded in American and foreign history, there are proven facts, secrets...

    Canada, Colonialism, English language 739  Words | 2  Pages

  • Ap European History Chapter 13

    uropean Society in the Age of the Renaissance After reading and studying this chapter, you should be able to discuss the meanings of the term renaissance. You should be able to explain the economic context for the Renaissance, the new status of the artist in Renaissance Italy, and the meanings of the terms humanism, secularism, and individualism as applied by scholars to the Renaissance. Also, you should be able to explain how the Italian Renaissance affected politics, the economy, and society....

    Florence, History of Italy, Italian city-states 1572  Words | 5  Pages

  • AP US History Essay

    Evando Thompson Mr. Williams AP U.S. History 30 July 2014 James Loewen: Lies My Teacher Told Me In this book, Loewen scrutinizes twelve U.S. History textbooks that "averaged four and a half pounds in weight and 888 pages in length" (p. 3). Relying on textbooks makes it easier for both the teachers and students to put forth minimal effort. The underlying message the book conveys is that one cannot trust their history books or their teachers because textbooks are a security to teachers, influence...

    Abolitionism, Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War 649  Words | 3  Pages

  • A+ Software Chapter 3 Key Terms

    KEY TERMS Active Directory - A Windows server directory database and service that is used in managing a domain to allow for a single point of administration for all shared resources on a network, including files, peripheral devices, databases, Web sites, users, and services. Administrator account- In Windows 2000/XP/Vista, an account that grants to the administrator(s) rights and permissions to all hardware and software resources, such as the right to add, delete, and change accounts and to change...

    Microsoft Software Assurance, Microsoft Windows, Operating system 981  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ap Us History Ia Paper

    Contents……………………………………………..2 A. Plan of investigation……………………………………..3 B. Summary of Evidence………………………………...….3-5 C. Evaluation of Sources……………………………………5-6 D. Analysis…………………………………………………….6-8 E. Conclusion…………………………………………….…...9 F. List of Sources…………………………………………….9-10 A. ------------------------------------------------- Plan of Investigation The question that I want to address for my historical paper is: How did African Americans help fight on both sides during the Civil War? To find...

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  • US History - Chapter 9 Questions

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  • Ap Us History - Industrialization Notes

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  • Opera History

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