APUSH Unit VII Key Terms

1. suffragettes: Catt, Stanton, Paul, Mott 2. Treaty of Paris (1899)* 3. Conservative U.S. Supreme Court decisions: Hammer v. Dagenhart (1918); U.S. v E.C. Knight 4. “dollar diplomacy” 5. WWI: U.S. neutrality/freedom of the seas 6. child labor 7. Annexation of Hawaii 8. Hawaii/Dole/ Queen Lilioukalani 9. Spanish American War/causes 10. “Splendid little war” 11. […]

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APUSH Unit VIII Essay Prep: Early 1900s up to the Great Depression

(1) Compare and contrast the criticisms of American society in the 1920’s and 1930’s by American writers. Synthesis:  Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin and Frederick Douglass’ slave narrative criticised the brutality of slavery through their literary works, both hoping to have an impact on the existence of slaves in America. Although both works wrote […]

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APUSH Unit VI Key Terms

1. Thomas Edison 2. Populism/People’s Party; failure of 3. William Jennings Bryan 4. “Cross of Gold” speech 5. “Big Business” 6. Immigration/”New Immigrants” 7. Nativism 8. Domesticity 9. sewing machine 10. mechanization 11. urbanization; water and sewage in urban areas; tenements; internal migration 12. The Knights of Labor 13. The Molly Maguires 14. The American […]

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APUSH Unit VII Essay Prep: Early 1900s up to WWI (1890-19

Once again, a couple of questions have been left out because of incomplete information. (1) How successful were progressive reforms during the period 1890-1915 with respect to TWO of the following? Industrial Conditions   Urban life   Politics Synthesis: Reforms after 2nd Great Awakening: women & temperance (these two are similar to Progressive reforms that resulted in the […]

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US History EOC Key Terms

U.S. History EOC Final Exam Review (Georgia Standards) Key Terms and Concepts   Colonial Period: 1607-1750 1. Virginia Company 2. Tobacco 3. Powhatan 4. House of Burgesses 5. Bacon’s Rebellion 6. Slavery v. indentured servants 7. King Phillip’s War 8. town meetings 9. Rhode Island/Roger Williams 10. Half-way Covenant 11. Salem Witch Trials 12. royal […]

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APUSH: Unit V Key Terms

1. Northern views of slavery 2. popular sovereignty 3. Scott v. Sanford (1857) 4. Antebellum North v. South: population, economy, society, class conflict, etc. 5. Civil War North v South/“balance of forces” 6. Webster-Haynie Debate 7. Free African American population: north v south, occupations, status, etc. 8. The American Anti-Slavery Society/factions 9. the cotton gin […]

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APUSH Unit IV Key Terms

1. The American Colonization Society 2. The Seneca Falls Convention/Elizabeth Cady Stanton 3. Frederick Douglass 4. The Grimke Sisters 5. William Lloyd Garrison/ The Liberator 6. Missouri Compromise 7. Wilmot Proviso 8. Mexican Cession 9. Whig Party 10. Democratic Party 11. Presidential elections, 1824-1860 (esp. 1824, 1828, 1840, 1844) 12. The “Corrupt Bargain” 13. Ostend […]

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