A full time line and basic summary of everything we've learned in Social Studies from the first semester.
The Eastern Woodland Indians were different tribes of Native Americans living east of the Mississippi in the thick woodland. Some include the Cherokee, and the Powhatan.
The Triangle Trade was the series of tade between America, England, and Africa. Crops would be brought to Europe, man made goods are brought to Africa, and slaves to America.
Goverment control and protection of foreign trade
Colonies controlled by parent countries.
Major Mexican city where Ignacio Allende was born (Important during the Mexican revolutionary war)
The 13 colonies were founded by Britain on the east coast of America. These states included Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Conneticute, Massachusetts Bay, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, and Providence Plantations.
Due to fear of slave uprisings, owners set up a system of laws to prevent slaves from getting out of hand.
The Yemasee War was a conflict between the Americans and the natives. It took place in SC and included tribes of Catawaba, Cherokee, Waxhaw, Santee, and the Yemasee.
States that see their own laws as the highest authority
An American activist group based around protecting colonists from taxes.
A British tax on America that puts taxes on tea. One of the events that pushed for the American Revolution.
A British tax on America putting a tax on sugar and molasses. One of the events that pushed the American Revolution.
The largest slave revolt in America; 20 slaves marched to Spanish freedom, recruiting, burning plantations, and killing whites along the way
A war between British and French Americana colonies over two vital rivers.
Between the British and the Cherokee during the French and Indian War. Was started over the British tricking the Cherokee.
Both are crops that dominated British-colonial trade
Citizens took arms up against plantation officers.
A British tax on American printed items. One of events that pushed for the American Revolution.
A war between America and Britian over the independence of the American colonies.
A basis for laws to be set upon, and to define the government of SC.
A document written by America declaring its freedom from Britian and the start of the Revolutionary War.
Cotton was one of the main cash crops and an economical staple in southern economy.
A Revolutionary war battle fought between American patriots and American loyalists.
A war in the south that was a huge win for the British, and a devastating loss for America.
The constitution of the Confederacy.
An American campein to reclaim SC.
A war turning point as the British reclaimed SC.
A compromise formed between the north and south during the constitutional convention; they would tax imports but not exports.
A compromise made during the constitutional convention; big states claimed they should be weighted more in votes because they have larger populations, but the smaller ones claimed their vote would be smothered. The compromise decided that each state would be represented by 2 senate and a certain number of house seats based on population.
A set of laws or code of a country that dictates the basis of the country.
A compromise made during the Philadelphia convention, it stated that a slave counted 3/5ths of a vote.
Invented by Eli Whitney, the cotton gin automatically removes the seeds from cotton.
A united states embargo put on France and Britain for attacking American ships.
The war was over the Embargo act between America, Britain, and France, and Britain encouraging Native Americans to attack colonists.
General for the North in the Civil War. Invented the Concept of total war.
A movement of anti slave ideas and campiens, is the basis of the original republican party.
A failed plot for slaves to overthrow their masters.
Congress began to pass tariffs that the south didn't feel applied to them so they nullified (ignored them). There was much controversy over the subject because the president believed in strong government, and the vice in strong states.
Former slave who became a captain, politician, and a pilot.
Formed the borders of Kansas and Nebraska, making it void of the Mississippi Compromise.
A supreme court case were a black person was a slave in a no slavery zone. He took his case to court, but the court ruled it could and never would be able to intervene in cases of slavery.
The election Abe Lincoln was elected president, he was the first republican (abolitionist) president.
Civil war battle where the North captured port royal in SC.
The first battle of the Civil War.
The South seceded from the north due to conflict of interest, starting the Civil War.
Total war is the concept of war of destroying all in ones path, including civilian areas and civilians.
Lincoln was assassinated in the theater by Booth.
Land owned by private owners in where cash crops were grown by colonists.