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machine that made cleaning seeds from cotton faster Cotton Gin
Inventor of the cotton Gin Eli Whitney
Leader of an 1831 salve rebellion in Viriginia Nat Turner
Religious folk songs Spirituals
Nationlist Representative from Kentucky Henry Clay
Plan introduced in 1815 tomake Ammerica economically self - sufficient American System
Fifth President of the United States, who proclaimed the Monroe Doctrine James Monroe
Waterway that connected New York City with Buffalo, New York Erie Canal
Laws enacted in 1820 to maintain balence of power between slave and free states Missouri Compromise
U.S. policy opposing European interfernce in the Western Hemisphere Monroe Doctrine
A feeling of pride,loyalty,and protectiveness toward one's country Nationalism
Tax on imported goods that protects a nation's businesses from foreign competition Protective Tariff
Loyalty to the intersts of one's own reigon or section of the country Sectionalism

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American Imperialism Crossword Puzzle

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the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies imperialism
the policy or doctrine of isolating one's country from the affairs of other nations by declining to enter into alliances, foreign economic commitments, international agreements, etc., isolationism
an overthrow and thorough replacement of an established government or political system by the people governed revolution
Queen of Hawaii, served as a symbol of Hawaiian pride Liliuokalini
any area in which one nation has power over another; i.e. - this happened to China when it was defeated by Japan spheresofinfluence
policy announced by Secretary of State, John Hay, stating all nations have equal trade access in China opendoorpolicy
Chinese secret society that carried on an unsuccessful uprising, 1898–1900 (Boxer Rebellion) principally against foreigners, boxerrebellion
news stories that are sensational and exaggerated yellowjournalism
an attachment to a resolution stating that the US did not want control of Cuba telleramendment
led the Filipino rebels who took control of Manila, capital of the Philippines EmilioAguinaldo
part of the Cuban constitution which said the US can interfere with Cuban affairs and restricted their right to make treaties plattamendment
a canal extending SE from the Atlantic to the Pacific across the Isthmus of Panama panamacanal
an addition to the Monroe Doctrine that warned of "wrong doing" by Latin American countries RooseveltCorollary
a policy Howard Taft used to protect US interests in Latin American dollardiplomacy
sent by President Wilson to capture Francisco "Pancho" Villa johnpershing

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Social Studies Civil War Crossword Puzzle

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A compromise proposed by Senator Henry Clay where Missouri would be admitted as a slave state and Maine as a free state. Missouri Compromise
States where slavery is legal. Slave State
States where slavery is illegal. Free State
When citizens feel more loyalty toward their state than toward their country. Sectionalism
A popular belief in the 19th century that American citizens should fulfill their destiny by God to spread their democratic rule from sea to shining sea. Manifest Destiny
David Wilmot, a congressman from Pennsylvania, called for this law which banned slavery in any lands won from Mexico. Wilmot Proviso
A new political party that emerged during the 1848 presidential election whose goal was to keep slavery out of the western territories. Free Soil Party
People who wanted to abolish or do away with slavery. Abolitionist
Activists who challenged the existing state of political and social ideas and thoughts. Reformer
The best known African American abolitionist who toured the country talking about the horrors of slavery and started his own abolitionist newspaper called the North Star. Frederick Douglass
This dramatic and fiery editor of abolitionist newspaper (The Liberator), spoke his controversial opinions openly and without apology. William Lloyd Garrison
A network of abolitionists who secretly helped slaves reach freedom in the Northern free-states or Canada. Underground Railroad
An escaped slave who became a "conductor" in the Underground Railroad and helped to free thousands of slaves. Harriet Tubman
A farmer who owns over 20 slaves. Planter
The small percentage of wealthy southern families owning 50 or more slaves were given this title because they made a vast fortune from growing and selling cotton. Cottonocracy
A policy or an attitude that denies equal rights to a certain group of people. Descrimination
To sell a crop for profit instead of being used by the grower. Cash Crops
A Connecticut schoolteacher who invented a machine to remove the seeds from raw cotton. Eli Whitney
An area of the United States referring to cotton plantations which stretched from South Carolina through Alabama and Mississippi to Texas. Cotton Kingdom
An engine "gin" that used two rollers and thin wire teeth to separate the seeds from the cotton fibers. Cotton gin

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The Industrial Revolution and Westward Expansion Crossword

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Memorized the plans of the British spinning machine and brought it to America Samuel Slater
Inventor of the cotton gin Eli Whitney
Built the first American power loom and began textile factories Francis Lowell
This invention helped American industry but also caused an increase in slavery Cotton gin
This inventor made a new plow using an old steel saw John Deere
________________ parts made repairs to machinery much easier Interchangeable
In 1811, this linked the East with the West National Road
Travel over land or water became easier with the _______ engine Steam
The first steam boat was invented by ______ Robert Fulton
Clinton's Ditch was a nickname for this Erie Canal
The Erie Canal brought great growth to this city New York City
The steam locomotive was nicknamed _________ Iron Horse
In 1834 this man made himself president of Mexico Santa Anna
A main reason American settlers wanted to separate from Mexico was the issue of Slavery
The Texas army took over this fort, but was then badly defeated by theMexican Army Alamo
A successful Texas general and first president of the Republic of Texas Sam Houston
Texas became a U.S. state under this president James Polk
The U.S. claimed that the Mexican-American border should be here Rio Grande
This war lasted from 1846-1848 Mexican War
The treaty of ___________ ended the war Guadalupe Hidalgo
Many people traveled this route to the west Oregon Trail
One religious group that moved West to avoid persecution Mormons
Many people moved to Oregon Territory for this Land
The 1948/49 movement west is often called this California Gold Rush
Person to discover gold in California James Marshall
Prices of goods and services are determined by supply and Demand
Women's skills such as ____________ were in high demand Cooking
Mrs. Vander Ploeg's favorite student You

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Causes of the Civil War Word Search

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Secession
Fort Sumter
Confederate state
Raid on Harpers Ferry
Lincoln Douglas Debates
Dred Scott Decision
Brooks Sumner
Bleeding Kansas
Republicans
Nat Turner
Uncle Tom
Fugitive Act
Wilmot Proviso
Underground Railroad
Missouri Compromise
abolitionists
states rights
Economic Differences
Cotton Gin
Slavery

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Antebellum Word Search Crossword

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the supreme court case that ruled slaves were property and not citizens Dred Scott
what divided the country into slave and free states? Missouri Compromise
the secret route that slaves used to escape to the north Underground Railroad
when the US expanded west Manifest Destiny
allowed farms to grow more cotton Cotton Gin
a time of economic change Market Revolution
a tax on a foreign made product tariff
forced all Indians to move west Indian Removal Act
main source of labor slaves
who created the Monroe Doctrine? James Monroe
25% of the Cherokees died during this Traill of Tears

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Andrew Jackson Crossword

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This person defied that law moved to the United States. Samuel Slater
This person developed another indutrial system in Massachusettes. He also organized a company called the Boston Associates. Francis Cabot Lowell
Identical componets that could be used in place of one another. Interchangeable Parts
A tariff on imports designed to protect American industry. Tariff of 1816
This person invented the eletric telegraph, which allowed electrical pulses to travel long distances along metal wires as coded signals. Samuel F.B. Morse
The money needed to build factories or other productive assets. Capital
Groups of workers who unite to seek better pay and conditions. Labor Unions
These people campaigned for laws to discourage immigration or to deny political rights to newcomers. Nativists
Invention by Eli Whitney. This machine reduced the amount of time and the cost of separation the cotton seeds. Cotton Gin
One of the leading advocates of this new economic nationalism. He regarded the protective tariff as part of a larger, ambitious federal program. Henry Clay
A glorification of the nation. Nationalism
James Monroe's Secretary of State and the son of former President John Adams. John Quincy Adam
This treaty ended Spanish claims to the vast Pacific Coast territory of Oregon. Adams-Onís Treaty
The famous foreign policty doctrine named for President Monroe. This policy responded to threats by European powers, including France, to help Spain recover Latin American colonies that had declared their independence. Monroe Doctrine
Under this compromise, the northern district of Massachusetts would enter the Union as the free state of Maine to balance admissions of Missouri as a slave state. Missouri Compromise
A closed meeting of party members for the purpose of choosing a candidate. Caucus
This person worked behind the scenes to build support for Jackson. Martin Van Buren
During the mid-1820s, Andrew Jackson became the symbol of American democracy. Historians refer to the movement as this. Jacksonian Democracy
This act sought to peacefully negotiate the exchange of American Indian lands in the South for new lands in the Indian Territory. Indian Removal Act
In 1838, U.S. soldiers forced 16,000 Cherokees to walk from their lands in the Southeast to Oklahoma. Trail of Tears

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The Age Of Jackson Crossword

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Use of insults and accusations with the aim of damaging the reputation of an opponent Mudslinging
A machine for separating cotton from its seeds Cottin Gin
Undistinguished commoner lacking class or rank distinction or special attributes Common Man
Act passed by congress on May 28, the law authorized the president to negotiate with southern tribes for removal to federal territory west of the Mississippi River Indian Removal act
Withdraw formally from membership in a federal union secede
A person who is the legal property of another and is forced to obey them Slavery
A principle of United States policy originated by president James Monroe in 1828 MonroeDoctrine
A series of forced removals of Native American from their homelands in the southeastern United States TRAILOFTEARS
Practice in which the political party winning an election rewards its campaign workers and other active supporters by appointment to government posts SPOILSYSTEM
The 7thpresident of the united states ANDREWJACKSON
Tax on imported goods TARIFF
Political philosophy of U.S president Andrew Jackson and his supporters JACKSONIANDEMOCRACY
The inventor of the cotton gin ELIWHITNEY
Struggle that developed over the issue of the second bank of the united states during the Andrew Jackson administration BANKWARS
Constitutional right to reject a decision or proposal made by a lawmaking body VETO

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Antebellum Crossword

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The withdrawal from membership of a federation Secession
First women to speak out about abolitionism Grimke Sisters
53 illegally purchased slaves being transported to Cuba Amistad Affair
Free African American and was cabinet maker and grew big even with many restrictions. Thomas Day
The attempt to start a slave revolt occurred here Harpers Ferry
Author of "The Liberator" and a journalsit William Lloyd Garrison
The US decision in 1857 of slaves becoming citizens and could begin a legal case in free states Dred Scott Revolt
In 1831 this man led a rebellion killing around 60 white men and women Nat Turner Revolt
, South Carolina attempted to declare tariffs of 1828 and 1832 Nullification Crisis
People against slavery Aboltionists
James Monroe's policy stating the US would not tolerate banker for not complying with the Maryland Law after writing bank notes Monroe Doctrine
Slave divison was resolved in result of this Compromise of 1850
the admission into the union as a slave state in 1819 Missouri Compromise
First US armed conflict on Foreign land Mexican War
McCulloch vs Maryland, Maryland sued a banker for not complying with the Maryland Law after writing bank notes McCulloch vs Maryland

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National and Regional Growth Crossword

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An English textile worker Slater
Time of inventing factory machines Industrial revolution
18th century manufacturing system Factory system
Female industrial workers Lowell Mills
Parts that are exactly alike Interchangeable Parts
Developer of steamboat Fulton
American Writer Miller
Made Morse-Code Sam Morse
Invented cotton gin Eli Whitney
Machine that separates seeds from cotton Cotton Gin
Religious hymns sung my slave Spirituals
Rebel slave leader Nat Turner
state of being a slave Slavery
Black american African-american
Escaped slave/writer Frederick Douglass
Blacksmith slave who led revolt Gabe Prosser
Patriotic Feeling Nationalism
“Great Pacificator” Henry Day
A tariff that protected and promoted American commerce American system
Canal system of New York Erie canal
5th President James Monroe
Petty distinctions at the expense of general-well being Sectionalism
Law that states Maine is slave free and Missouri is a slave state. Missouri Compromise
Americans opposing colonization Monroe Doctrine

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American Imperialism Crossword

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Waiting and seeing what happens before acting watchful waiting
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. imperialism
Cuban national hero and important figure in latin American culture jose marti
Journalism that is based upon sensationalism and crude exaggeration yellow journalism
A band of eight countries fighting for free trade in china boxer rebellion
Used to withdraw any remaining troops in cuba platt amendment
A U.S. territory in south Asia Philippens
Canal built through panama to connect the Atlantic and Panama canal
Theodore Roosevelt's foreign policy : "speak softly, and carry a big stick" Bigstick policy
Concerned with or seeking to promote human welfare humanitrain
Warns European nations that the United States would not tolerate further colonization or puppet monarchs monroe doctrine
The use of a country's financial power to extend its international power dollar diplomacy
Placed a condition on United States military's presence in Cuba teller amendment
To keep china open to free trade with other countries open door policy
Sickness found in mosquitos yellow fever
A U.S. territory in central America puerto rico

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