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final for history
Bartholomew Dias discover ____________.
The cape of good hope.
Who claimed modern day Brazil?
What 3 ships did Christopher Columbus use?
Pinta, Nina, Santa Maria
Ponce ded Leon is famous for attempting to find __________.
The fountain of youth
Who was the first to circumnavigate the world?
Who conquered the Aztecs?
Who conquered the Incas?
Who founded the puritans?
Sir Frances Drake and his "seadogs" accomplished __________________.
Being the second to circumnavigate the world.
What was the Spanish Armada?
The Spanish tried to fight England, the English found out about it and set an ambush that wiped out the entire Spanish armada
Where is the lost colony?
Who was the first child born in North America?
What are the name of the 3 ships the London Co used?
Discovery, Susan Constant, Godspeed
Who did Pocahontas marry?
John Roth. Then changed her name to Rebecca
What was the name of the first assembleage of an elected legislature?
House of Burgess
Who was the first negro born in America?
What was Maryland's purpose?
A refuge for Catholics, set up by Lord Baltimore
What was Bacon's rebellion?
Nathaniel Bacon attacked Jameston and burnt it down.
Who was the constantly re-eleceted governor of the Plymouth Plantation?
What was the Mayflower compact?
They landed in unauthorized area so they claimed it for the king
What was the Pequot War?
Mohikans burnt down a fort, forcing the inhabitants to flee and then get slaughtered
What was King Phillips war?
Metcom was captured, decapitated and body cut into pieces for capturing a woman
What caused the English civil war?
King Charles I always fighting with parliment, ended with King Charles being decapitated
Richard Nicolls lead the expedition that took over dutch held territory, changing it from _______&________ to _________&_________.
New Amsterdam and Fort Orange
New York and Albany
Who started the "society of friends" also called ______?
William Penn, Quakers
The end result of the "Bloodless Coup" /Glorious Revolution was __________________.
William III and Mary II becoming new leaders of England
Young females teaching children out of their home was known as ____________.
What was the name of the organization set up by Ben Franklin for mutual defense against the indians?
Albany Congress Plan
What was the name of the fort built as a last minute effort to protect washington and his troops from the French/Indian attacks?
When General Braddock lost 2/3's of his men and the enemeys only lost 39 it was known as _____________.
What stopped the French and Indian War?
Treaty of Paris
The first continental congress met in ______________.
Carpenters hall, Philadelphia
The first shot of the revolutionary war was fired at ________________.
The revolutionary lasted _ years, but it took another _ to sign the treaty.
The British put in a naval blockade known as the ________________________.
Thomas Pane's book ___________ sold 100,000 copies in a few months.
Who designed the Declaration of Independance?
The first federal arsenal was established in ________________.
The continental army was established in _____.
The battle of bunker hill was actually faught at _______.
The day the British left Boston was known as ___________.
What was the turning point of the revolutionary war?
The worst loss to indians in our history is ______________.
St. Claires Defeat
Who came up with the three branches of our Government?
Who came up with the Virginia Plan?
What was the grand compromise?
Establishing the value of a slave. 3/5th of a person
Who is the father of the U.S. Constitution?
Who was the first V.P.?
What lead to a three year war with the French?
Who was the slave that Thomas Jefferson had an affair with?
What was the name for educating little girls so they would grow up and educate their little girls?
Who believed all should be educated with patriotism and nationalism?
Who started the salve rebellion that ended with 27 slaves being hanged?
Who started the first modern factory in the US?
Samuel Slater, spining mill
Who invented the cotton gin?
Who was the principle architect of our nations capitol?
What established judiciary review?
Marbury vs. Madison
Who presided over Marbury vs. Madison?
What was the name if Lewis and Clarks ship?
Who was the alcoholic brother of Tecumseh?
Tecumseh was killed by a Kentucky congressman in ________________.
The Battle of Thames
___________ also known as "Old hickory" defeated the Creek indians
What was the forst built as a refuge for farmers to stay in at night?
Who was the Indian Chief at the battle of horseshoe bend?
Who burnt Washington DC?
What was the Fort used to protect Baltimore?
Who wrote the national anthem?
Francis Scott Key
Who won the battle of New Orleans?
What ended the revolutionary war?
Treay of Ghent
Who planted apple seeds and was nicknamed Johnny Appleseed?
Who's presidency was known as the Era of Good Feeling?
What lead to the US giving up all claims of Texas, yet we acquired Florida and the Pacific NW territory?
36/30 was the line that divided which states would be slave states, known as the _____________.
The _____________ stated that the US would not tolerate European Interfence in the affairs of the Western Hemisphere.
Andrew Jackson's presidency was known as the _____________.
Era of the common man
The name for Jackson's special cabinet of advisors was known as ____________.
The black hawk war was faught with the _____ and ______ indians.
The 5 civilized tribes were
The act that gave the indians money to leave was called the _______________.
_______ was the Indian Chief that lead a group to Florida and ended up being the Seminole War.
Who is an important to know supreme court judge?
Robert B. Taney
Who invented Morse Code?
Samuel F.B. Morse
Most southerners considered themselves Plain folks, and called slavery a __________________.
Who was the slave that claimed to speak to god and lead a slave uprsing that lead to 57 people being killed?
Who was the editor of "The Liberator" an abolitionist newspaper?
William Lloyd Garrison
Who started the abolitionist paper called the North Star?
The god given right to movement and expand territory was known as ___________.
Who was the Mexican president that lead the military expedition against Americans in Texas?
Who was the General of the Army of Texas?
General Sam Houston
In which battle did Sam Houston defeat Santa Ana?
Battle of San Jacinto
Which three events lead to the nickname bleeding kansas?
Sacking of Lawrence
Caining of Sumner
Where did John Brown try to take over the town to make it a refuge for run away slaves?
Harpers Ferry, VA
Where were the first shots of the civil war filed?
What act allowed land granted colleges?
What is the 13th Ammendment?
What is the 14th Amendment?
What is the 15th Amendment?
The Grant Administration was known as the ____________.
Era of good stealing
Who founded Tuskegee?
Booker T. Washington