Ap US History Chpt 3-5 Vocab

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American Pagent By Merrill (AHS-Hudson)


 
  
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Anne Hutchinson
 
Female Quaker dissenter and reformer that supported the idea of Antinomianism
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William Penn
 
Founder of Pennsylvania, Quaker
3
John Winthrop
 
Masschussett Bay Colony's first governor that wanted to "build a city on the hill"
4
The "Elect"
 
The Puritan predestined for heaven or hell
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Predestination
 
The primary Calvinist belief that certain people were already decided by God to be accept into...
6
New England Confederation
 
A union of four New England colonies for defense against Natives Americans
7
Mayflower Compact
 
A pact made by the Mayflower settlers to create a government to to obey to the majority
8
Fundamental Orders
 
A precursor to the US Constitution, established in Connecticutt
9
William Berkeley
 
British colonial governor of Virginia, had favorites and sparked Bacon's Rebellion
10
Headright System
 
Plantion owners were given land for paying the way for indentured servants to come to America
11
Jeremiads
 
A Church teaching style that stressed on damnation to "save" the slacking second generation...
12
Middle Passage
 
The route taken by the African slaves taken to the New World in the Atlantic
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Bacon's Rebellion
 
A rebellion of angry young men who couldn't get land
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Leisler's Rebellion
 
A rebellion in New York between landholders and merchants
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Halfway Covenent
 
A document of the Puritan Church to allow non-elects (non converted) partial rights of church...
16
Jonathan Edwards
 
American preacher during the Great Awakening that gave religious revival sermons, "Sinners...
17
George Whitefield
 
Another revival preacher that stressed love and forgiveness in a very "moving" and different...
18
John Peter Zenger
 
Publisher that smack talked governor and was sued but the jury found in not guilty/ first step...
19
Phillis Wheatley
 
African slave girl that learned English quickly and wrote poems/profound slave literature
20
John S Copley
 
Revolutionary painter that had to go back to England to paint cause America didnt appreciate...
21
Great Awakening
 
The revival of religions/first collective American movement (united)
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Old and New Lights
 
Orthodoxed members of church clergy, against new styles of teaching Modern members that...
23
Triangular Trade
 
The trade system between New England, Africa and the British West Indies
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Molasses Act
 
Act that prevented American colonies to trade with other non-British colonies without tax


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