One subject of conflict between the settlers and the American Indians was
land
A document written by the Pilgrims to set guidelines for self-government
MayflowerCompact
The recovery and analysis of evidence from the past are most important in the study of
archaeology
The _______ is an example of a tool used to aid European exploration
sextant
European explored the Southwest to search for gold and to spread their
religion
Raw Materials from the colonies were usually exchanged for ________ from England.
manufacturedgoods
The Proclamation of 1763 prevented the western movement of settlers following the
FrenchandIndianWar
Commander of the Continental Army
GeorgeWashington
Helped gain French support for American Independence
BenjaminFranklin
Settled the debate over state representation at the Constitutional Convention
GreatCompromise
The War of 1812 helped the United States gain the respect of
Europe
The Louisiana Territory was purchased from the country of
France
This invention increased the need for slave labor
cottongin
One major conflict between the North and South that helped lead to the Civil War was
tariffs
Added one free state and one slave state to the Union in an attempt to settle the slave issue
MissouriCompromise
This person grew up in VA, opposed secession, turned down command of the Union troops, and urged the South to accept defeat
RobertELee
The leading cause of death during the Civil War resulted from
disease
This battle was the turning point of the War because the North stopped a Confederate invasion
Gettysburg
broad lowlands with many harbors
coastalplains
this Indian tribe lives in the Southwest part of the United States
Pueblo
Most major cities and towns in the United States during the 18th century were located near
waterways
this body of water forms a natural boundary (border) between the United States and Mexico
RioGrande
Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland, and Delaware are all
Borderstates
Plan to blockade southern ports so they would run out of supplies
anaconda
Inuit food source
seal