AP US History Test #1

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I.D.'s Chapters 2 - 9


 
  
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1
Sir Walter Raleigh
 
An English adventurer and writer, who was prominent at the court of Queen Elizabeth I, and...
2
John Smith
 
took over the leadership role of the English Jamestown settlement in 1608. Most people in the...
3
John Rolfe
 
Rolfe was an Englishman who became a colonist in the early settlement of Virginia. He is best...
4
Pocahontas
 
A native Indian of America, daughter of Chief Powahatan, who was one of the first to marry...
5
John Calvin
 
John Calvin was responsible for founding calvinism, which was reformed catholicism. He writes...
6
Anne Hutchinson
 
A religious dissenter whose ideas provoked an intense religious and political crisis in the...
7
Peter Stuyvesant
 
A Dutch General; He led a small military expedition in 1664. He was known as "Father Wooden...
8
Roger Williams
 
He was banished from the Massachussetts Bay Colony for challenging Puritan ideas. He later...
9
John Winthrop
 
immigrated from the Mass. Bay Colony in the 1630's to become the first governor and to led...
10
William Penn
 
English Quaker;"Holy Experiment"; persecuted because he was a Quaker; 1681 he got a grant to...
11
Fundamental Orders
 
In 1639 the Connecticut River colony settlers had an open meeting and they established a constitution...
12
New England Confederation
 
New England Confederation was a Union of four colonies consisting of the two Massachusetts...
13
Patroonship
 
Patroonship was vast Dutch fuedal estates fronting the Hudson River in the early 1600's. They...
14
Dominion of New England
 
In 1686, New England, in conjunction with New York and New Jersey, consolidated under the royal...
15
Bacon's Rebellion
 
In 1676, Bacon, a young planter led a rebellion against people who were friendly to the indians....
16
Leisler's Rebellion
 
1689-1691, an ill- starred bloody insurgency in New York City took place between landholders...
17
Halfway Covenant
 
A Puritan church document; In 1662, the Halfway Covenant allowed partial membership rights...
18
Jeremiads
 
In the 1600's, Puritan preachers noticed a decline in the religious devotion of second-generation...
19
Headright system
 
way to attract immigrants; gave 50 acres of land to anyone who paid their way and/or any plantation...
20
Middle Passage
 
middle segment of the forced journey that slaves made from Africa to America throughout the...
21
Johnathan Edwards
 
an American theologian and Congregartional clergyman, whose sermons stirred the religios revival,...
22
George Whitefield
 
Whitefield came into the picture in 1738 during the Great Awakening, which was a religious...
23
John Peter Zenger
 
John Peter Zenger was a newspaper printer in the eighteenth century. Using the power of the...
24
Phillis Wheatley
 
Born around 1753, Wheatley was a slave girl who became a poet. At age eight, she was brought...
25
triangular trade
 
Triangular trade was a small, profitable trading route started by people in New England who...
26
Regulator Protests
 
It was a protest during the 1760's by western North Carolinians, mainly Scots-Irish, that resented...
27
Paxton Boys
 
They were a group of Scots-Irish men living in the Appalachian hills that wanted protection...
28
Samuel de Champlain
 
Samuel de Champlain was a French explorer who sailed to the West Indies, Mexico, and Panama....
29
William Pitt
 
William Pitt was a British leader from 1757-1758. He was a leader in the London government,...
30
Pontiac's Rebellion
 
Indian Chief; led post war flare-up in the Ohio River Valley and Great Lakes Region in 1763;...
31
Albany Congress
 
A conference in the United States Colonial history form June 19 through July 11, 1754 in Albany...
32
Proclamation of 1763
 
The Proclamation of 1763 was an English law enacted after gaining territory from the French...
33
George Grenville
 
George Grenville was the British Prime Minister from 1763-1765. To obtain funds for Britain...
34
Samuel Adams
 
Often called the "Penman of the Revolution" He was a Master propagandist and an engineer of...
35
Mercantilism
 
According to this doctrine, the colonies existed for the benefit of the mother country; they...
36
"Virtual" representation
 
Theory that claimed that every member of Parliament represented all British subjects, even...
37
Quebec Act
 
After the French and Indian War, the English had claim the Quebec Region, a French speaking...
38
Declaratory Act
 
In 1766, the English Parliament repealed the Stamp Act and at the same time signed the Declaratory...
39
Sugar Act 1764
 
The Sugar Act was the first law ever passed by Parliament. The act was put in place for raising...
40
Townshend Acts
 
In 1767 "Champagne Charley" Townshend persuaded Parliament to pass the Townshend Acts. These...
41
Quartering Act
 
Law passed by Britain to force colonists to pay taxes to house and feed British soldiers. Passed...
42
The Association
 
A document produced by the Continental Congress in 1775 that called for a complete boycott...
43
Stamp Act 1765
 
In 1765 Parliament passed the Stamp Act, requiring the colonists to pay for a stamp to go on...
44
Committees of Correspondence
 
Samuel Adams started the first committee in Boston in 1772 to spread propaganda and secret...
45
Boston Tea Party
 
A "revolt" on the Tea Act passed by Parliament; Sons of Liberty dressed up like Indians raided...
46
Intolerable Acts
 
The Acts passed in 1774, following the Boston Tea Party, that were considered unfair because...
47
Society of the Cincinnati
 
Group of Continental Army officers formed a military order in1783. They were criticized for...
48
Land Ordinance of 1785
 
A red letter law which stated that disputed land the Old Northwest was to be equally divided...
49
Northwest Ordinance
 
took place in 1787. They said that sections of land were similar to colonies for a while,...
50
Shay's Rebellion
 
1786- Led by Captain Daniel Shays, Revolutionary war veteran. An uprising that flared up in...
51
Federalists
 
A United States political party consisting of the more respectable citizens of the time; Federalists...
52
The Federalist
 
The Federalist was a series of articles written in New York newspapers as a source of propaganda...
53
Anti-Federalists
 
People against federalists in 1787; disagreed with the Constitution because they believed people's...

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