•  US History Terms to Know-2017-2018!  
    DIRECTIONS:
     
    1. DEFINE THE TERMS BELOW USING THE ON-LINE TEXT OR INTERNET. REMEMBER TERMS ARE TIME SENSITIVE OR DATE SPECIFIC AND SUBJECT SPECIFIC.
     
    2. VOCABULARY TERMS MUST BE HANDWRITTEN, NOT COPIED AND PASTED. 
    EACH TERM AND DEFINITION MUST BE WRITTEN 1X. YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE PARTIAL CREDIT FOR WRITING HALF AN ANSWER.  YOU MUST BE SPECIFIC AND DETAIL COUNTS.
     
    3.VOCABULARY QUIZES TO BE UNANNOUNCED, SO MEMORIZE EACH LIST TO THE BEST OF YOUR ABILITY. USE FLASH-CARDS OR CASTLE LEARNING EXERCISES.
     
    (IF VOCABULARY IS TURNED IN PRIOR TO THE DUE DATE, YOU MAY RECEIVE EXTRA CREDIT) 
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    Terms #1-  DUE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

    Triangular Trade

    Mercantilism

    Navigation Acts

    Cash Crop

    French & Indian War

    Proclamation of 1763

    Martial Law

    John Peter Zenger Trial

    Minute Man

    Second Continental Congress

    Common Sense

    Patriots

    Loyalists

    Saratoga

    Treaty of Paris

    Republic

    Articles of Confederation

    Northwest Ordinance 1787

     

    Terms #2-  DUE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

    Shay’s Rebellion(compare to Whiskey Rebellion)

    New Jersey Compromise

    Virginia Compromise

    Great Compromise

    Three Fifths Compromise

    Federalism

    Reserved Powers

    Delegated Powers

    Concurrent Powers

    Checks & Balances

    Electoral College

    Ratification

    Federalists

    Anti-Federalists

    The Federalist

    Bill of Rights(Amendments 1-10)

    Unwritten Constitution

    Elastic Clause 

    Cabinet

    Judicial Review

    Lobbyists

     

    Terms #3-  DUE: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 , 2017

    Democratic- Republicans(Anti-Federalist)

    Jeffersonian

    Political Party

    Two Party System

    Alien & Sedition Acts

    Neutrality

    XYZ Affair

    Jay’s Treaty

    Alexander Hamilton

    Supremacy Clause

    Bank of the United States

    Protective Tariff

    Excise tax

     

    Terms #4-  DUE:THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12,  2017

    Judicial Review

    Sacajawea

    Nationalism

    Missouri Compromise

    Louisiana Purchase

    Lewis & Clark

    John Marshall

    Blockade

    Embargo

    Armistice

    Impressment

    War Hawk

    Treaty of Ghent

    Marbury v. Madison

    Monroe Doctrine

    Era of Good Feelings

     

    Terms #5-  DUE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19,  2017

    Missouri Compromise

    Sectionalism

    Worcester v. Georgia

    Tariff of Abominations

    Whig Party

    Pet Banks

    Spoils System

    Indian Removal Act

    Trail of Tears
     
    Terms #6- DUE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017

    Caucus

    Manifest Destiny

    “Fifty four, forty or Fight!”

    Joseph Smith

    Mormons

    Nullification

    Nominating Conventions

    Brigham Young

    Texas Revolution

    Annex

    Ceded

    Land Grant

    49ers

    Gold Rush

     

     

    Terms #7-  DUE: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2017

    Abolition

    Emancipation

    Antebellum

    Cult of Domesticity

    Temperance movement

    Seneca Falls Convention

    Entrepreneurs

    Second Great Awakening

    Revival

    Transcendentalism

    Civil disobedience

    Utopian Community

    Harriet Tubman

     

     

     

    Terms #8-  DUE: THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017
    Compromise of 1850

    Secession

    Popular Sovereignty

    Fugitive Slave Act

    Underground Railroad

    Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Kansas- Nebraska Act

    Bleeding Kansas

    Sumner and Brooks Incident

    Lincoln and Douglas debate

    Republican Party

    Confederacy

    Conscription
    Emancipation Proclamation

    Habeas Corpus

    Gettysburg Address

    John Wilkes Booth

     

     

     

       

    Terms #9-  DUE: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14,  2017
    Reconstruction

    Radical Republicans

    Freedman's Bureau

    Blacks Codes

    Impeach

    Scalawag

    Carpetbaggers

    Sharecropping

    KKK

    13th Amendment

    14th Amendment

    15th Amendment

    Red Cross

    Compromise of 1877

    Jim Crow Laws

    Segregation

     

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    Terms #10- DUE: THURSDAY, JANUARY11 
    2018
     
    Boss Tweed

    Sherman Anti-Trust Act

    AFL

    IWW

    Samuel Gompers

    Socialist Party

    Eugene Debs

    "Bread & Butter Goals"-worker goals

    Interstate Comerence Act

    Vertical Integration

    Horizontal Integration

    Social Darwinism(economic system?) 

    Bessemer Process

    Transcontinental Railroad

    Credit Mobilier

    Munn vs. Illinois

     

    Terms #11- DUE: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2018

    Melting Pot

    Nativism

    Tenement

    Ellis Island

    Angel Island

    Ghettos

     


    Terms #12- DUE: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2018
    Assimilation

    Homestead Act

    Exoduster

    Soddy

    Morrill Act

    Bonanza Farm

    Populism

    Bimetallism

    Gold Standard

    Dawes Act

    Sitting Bull

    George A. Custer

     

    Terms #13- DUE: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2018

    (NO LATE WORK THIS MARKING PERIOD)

    Patronage

    Muckraker

    Suffrage

    Temperance

    Conservation

    Trustbusters

    16th Amendment

    17th Amendment

    18th Amendment

    19th Amendment

    NAACP

    Federal Reserve System

    Prohibition

    Urbanization

    Mass Transit

    Settlement house

    Political Machine

    Graft

    Meat Inspection Act

    Pure Food & Drug Act

    Federal Trade Commission

     

    Terms #14- DUE: THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2018

    Imperialism

    Yellow Journalism

    Rough Riders

    Big Stick Diplomacy

    Great White Fleet

    Panama Canal

    Open Door Policy

    Protectorate

    Boxer Rebellion

    Jingoism

     
    Terms #15- DUE: THURSDAY, MARCH 8, 2018

    Flapper

    Harlem Renaissance

    Buying on Margin

    Credit

    Speculation

    Black Tuesday

    Teapot Dome Scandal

    Anarchists

    Speakeasies

    Bootlegging

    Fundamentalism

    Scopes "Monkey" Trial
    Sacco-Vanzetti Trial
    Prohibition
    Al Capone
    Calvin Coolidge
    Warren Harding
    Herbert Hoover
    Hoovervilles

     

     


    Terms #16- DUE: THURSDAY, MARCH 15
    , 2018

    Black Tuesday

    Stock Market Crash

    Parity

    Hawley-Smoot Tariff

    Shantytown

    Soup kitchens

    Bread lines

    Dust Bowl

    Direct Relief

    Bonus Army

     

     
    Terms #17- DUE: THURSDAY, MARCH  22, 2018

    Blitzkrieg

    Facism

    Totalitarian

    Appeasement

    Lend-Lease Act

    Rationing

    Pearl Harbor

    Internment

    Kamikaze

    " Island hopping"

    Manhattan Project

    D-Day

    Nuremberg Trials

    United Nations

     

     

    Terms #18- DUE: THURSDAY,  March 29, 2018
    Satellite Nation

    Containment

    "Red Scare"

    Iron Curtain

    Marshall Plan

    Truman Doctrine

    Berlin Airlift

    NATO

    Sputnik

    U-2 Incident

    Korean War

    38th Parallel

    Blacklist

    McCarthyism

    Brinkmanship

    Eisenhower Doctrine

    CIA

    Warsaw Pact

    Fair Deal

    Baby Boom

    Consumerism

    Mass media

    FCC

     
    Terms #19- DUE: THURSDAY,  APRIL 12, 2018
    Flexible Response

    Berlin Wall

    Hot line

    Limited Test Ban Treaty

    New Frontier

    Mandate

    Peace Corps

    Alliance for Progress

    Warren Commission

    Great Society

    Reapportionment

    Warren Court

    Brown vs. Board of Education

    Freedom Riders

    De facto segregation

    De jure segregation

    Affirmative Action

     

     

    Terms #20- DUE: THURSSDAY,  APRIL 19, 2018
    Black Power

    Black Panthers

    Civil Rights Act

    Affirmative Action

    Roe v. Wade

    Feminism

    National Organization for Women

    Equal Rights Amendment

    American Indian Movement

    United Farm Workers Organization Committee

    Martin Luther King

    Malcom X

    Cesar Chavez

    Termination Policy

    Bureau of Indian Affairs

     

    Terms #21- DUE: THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
    Ho Chi Minh Trail

    Vietminh

    Geneva Accords

    Vietcong

    Tonkin Gulf Resolution

    Napalm

    Agent Orange

    Search & Destroy Missions

    Credibility Gap

    Doves

    Hawks

    Tet Offensive

    Vietnamization

    Silent Majority

    My Lai Massacre

    Kent State University

    Pentagon Papers

    War Powers Act

     
    NOTE: You may want to take a look at Terms #24(current events) and get started early considering it requires you to invest time in reading and watching the news on television-internet.  You will be writing a paragraph for each event. 
     
    Terms #22-DUE: THURSDAY, MAY 3 (EXTRA CREDIT ONLY), 2018
    CounterCulture
    Woodstock Era
    Racial Gap
    Grateful Dead
    Bob Dylan
    Gloria Steinem
    The Beatles
    Conservative
    Neil Armstrong
    Robert Kennedy
    Marilyn Monroe
     

    Terms #23- DUE: THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018
    California v Bakke (1978)

    EPA

    Three Mile Island

    Ronald Reagan

    Strategic Defense

    Supply side economics

    deregulation

    Sandra Day O’Connor

    Geraldine Ferraro

    Abortion

    AIDS

    Pay equity

    Glasnost

    Perestroika

    INF treaty

    Tiananmen Square

    Central America

    Sandinistas

    Contras

     

    Terms #24- DUE: Thursday,  MAY 17, 2018
     
    For these last terms, you will need to read the paper, review the internet news cites(CNN, FOX, CSPAN) OR local or national televsion news for the following current events. You will need to write at least a paragraph for each topic. Yes, you will need to invest more time than just defining terms but you will be better prepared to write a REGENTS Essay on current events.  "hint...hint!"

     

    Issues for the 21 st Century(Current topics-President Trump):  

    1.War on Terrorism(ISIS), Syria, Middle East -Obama VS Trump's approach

    2.Iraq and Saudia Arabia & black gold-how much oil does United States consume?

    3.Debate over immigration-Borders of Mexico debate in United States Congress-discuss2 opinions

    4.Issues of Education-Race to the Top-Obama's initiative discuss how it affects you!(2 paragraphs) VS Trump's approach

    5.Health Care System-NACA"Obama care" VS Trump's care

    6.Economics-what %-percentage of people are out of work in America? Why?

    7.Home Mortgage breakdown-subprime -in a paragraph discuss the negative impact of foreclosures on Americans.

    8.Stem cell research-issues worth researching-extra credit only

    9.Crime-issues worth researching-extra credit only

    10.Gun Control-REPEAL THE SAFE ACT!...WHAT IS THE GUN LAW NATIONWIDE?

    11.Presidential Election Historical event--Obama-the First African American President.

    12.Race relations since Obama took office-better, stable or worse and why? 
     

     

     

     

     

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Last Modified on May 15, 2018