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History- A person who owes loyalty to and is entitled to the protection of the state of nation. People elect their political representatives. The right of the Supreme Court to determine if a law violates the Constitution. To grant full citizenship to a foreigner . Powers shared by the states and the federal government . Big
Hitler and the Rise of Fascism Became 'Der Fuhrer- 'The Leader'- and promised to bring Germany out of chaos.. British prime minister. This man handed over the Sudetenland to Hitler known as the 'Munich Agreement.'. This man rebelled against the Spanish republic.. Chamberlain's political rival. Later became British prime minister.. Acts that included outlaws on arms and loans and fighting in Spain. These acts led to engagement of Civil Wars.. Older Children
HITLER YOUTH I in Nazi ideology, a white person of non-Semitic descent regarded as racially superior. a supporter of Communism or a member of an organization that supports or practices Communism. a swift military offensive using ground and air forces. German armed forces, especially the army between 1935 and 1945. arising from natural impulse or inclination, rather than from planning or in response to suggestions from others. Hard
Holocaust They claimed they were a super-race. The Nazi secret Police.. A town were Jews were segregated from others and kept overcrowded . Initially Hitler's Bodyguards. To murder Jews, in different areas in the country. Teenage
Holocaust A war fought between 1939 and 1945 where the Axis was defeated by the Allies. . The plan to exterminate the Jews of Europe. Members of the facist National Socialist German Workers Party, founded in 1919, and empowered by Adolf Hitler. Nazi party leader. eg. United States, Britain, the Soviet Union, joined in the war against Germany and other Axis countries. Teenage
Holocaust Secret Nazi police, to torture and kill people.. Compulsory removal and transportation of the Jews to camps.. The nations fighting Nazi Germany during World War II.. This is where the Jews were segregated from others.. Word for leader, Adolf Hitler came under this. . Teenage
Holocaust a large bomb as result of the Manhattan project . a penal camp where politicall prisoners or prisoners of war are confined (usually under harsh conditions). surprise attack by Japan on the U.S. naval base on December 7, 1941.. a camp for prisoners of war durring world war ll . Forced marches of prisoners over long distances and under intolerable conditions was another way victims of the Third Reich were killed. Hard
Holocaust The secret state police of the German army, organized to stamp out any political opposition.. Himmler’s model camp located outside Munich, opened March 20, 1933; initially designed to hold political prisoners.. The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy during World War II, primarily Great Britain, the Soviet Union and the United States.. Language spoken by many Jews in Eastern Europe; a combination of German, Hebrew and dialects of the countries in which Jews were living.. The first five books of the Hebrew Bible.. Hard
Holocaust the first concentration camp. the elite guard that fromed the storm troopers. badges that all jews where forced to wear. place where prisoners were froced to perform slave labor. laws passed to deprive the jews of their basic needs. Hard
Holocaust Nazi symbol.. Religion of Jewish people.. Secret state of Nazi Soldiers in Europe.. Extreme cruelty.. Hitler's superior race.. Teenage
Holocaust the secret police of Nazi-Germany army. Hitler’s definition of the “master race”; mainly included people with blonde hair and blue eyes . a language commonly used by Jews that combines both German and Hebrew. a scroll containing the five books of Moses. a mass killing of a racial, political, or religious group. Older Children
Holocaust the monotheistic religion of the Jews.. Himmler’s model camp located outside Munich, opened March 20, 1933; initially designed to hold political prisoners.. Conference of high-ranking German officers, held in the Berlin suburb of Wannsee, to finalize plans for the destruction of European Jews.. a member of the ancient Aryan people.. Language spoken by many Jews in Eastern Europe; a combination of German, Hebrew and dialects of the countries in which Jews were living.. Hard
Holocaust The nations fighting Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy during World War II. One of the first major concentration camps . Ovens built in concentration camps. This group had a long history of in most of Western and Eastern Europe because of its beliefs and lifestyle. Concentration camp opened for women in 1939. Big
Holocaust Countries joined in the war against Hitler. Hitler's 'ideal race'. Global war from 1939-1945. Deliberate and systematic elimination of a racial or religious group. World's largest Concentration Camp. Big
Holocaust Terms 1st concentration camp.. Well known consentration/death camp.. Excluded Jews from Reich citezenship.. were people who could not work any more went.. Used to kill at death camps.. Big
How Well Do You Know Ancient Creece? Teacher of Alexander the Great. Persian king. General who overthrew many empires and founded many cities. An island in Ancient Greece. The simplest of the three styles of columns. Hard
Humanities Famous actor who assasinated president abraham lincoln. 18th president of U.S.A. 1st colored continental army. Commander of the 54th regiment. American politicians before american civil war. Hard
Immigration A method of journalism that depended on sensationalism and shock.. Hull house was opened by this activist.. This person is credited with inventing basketball.. A protestant organization that provided food, shelter and religious education to the poor.. Laws that set standards for how buildings were built.. Hard
Imperalism Volcabulary Policy of granting equal trade opportunities to all countries.. Former province in Northeastern South Africa of the Vaal River.. System in which people have their own government, but the home country has final say in important matters.. An official for the Queen of Great Britain that was sent to help Raja rule India.. Rule that lets people set up a colony and establish their own government.. Hard
Imperialism A quote which meant that Britain had the most colonies in the world . Indirectly controlled by imperial power . A person who spreads religion. Took a giant piece of Africa. Area under direct control by imperial power . Hard
Imperialism Europeans improved roads to obtain _____ ______. Europeans felt they had to civilize Africa. British tool to ensure a safe passage for trading. Change from isolated and traditional country to an industrialized, powerful nation. revolt in India against foreign influences. Hard
Imperialism Countrywith its own government but under control of an outside power.. Someone sent on a religious mission.. The adoption of western ideas, technology, and culture. . Domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another ocuntry or region.. When you rule over a country indirectly. Hard
Imperialism As a result of the Spanish American War, the United States took control of____in SE Asia. Representative from the British parliament who administered governmental affairs in India . What ruler is sometimes called the “father of modern Egypt” due to the reforms he made?. Rifle cartridges greased with animal fat were one of the causes of the ______.. As the Boers of southern Africa migrated north, they clashed with th. Hard
Imperialism During this uprising, foreign communities across China were attacked. Ruled after the fall of the Qing dynasty in China. Waterway that links the mediterranean and Red Sea. What European nations did to Africa in the 1880's. Colonial rule where local rulers were left in place. Hard
Imperialism Controlled by private business interests. Territory under control of outside power with its own internal government. Territory governed by a foreign power . One country wants to extend its authority . Magic water. Hard
Imperialism in Britian To adopt western ideas and culture. Chinese nationalist leader who fought to end foreign domination. A vital trade route in the British Empire during imperialism. A country or region that is controlled by a more powerful country. An international body composed of many countries that seeks to promote peace, prosperity, and cooperation around the world. Hard
Important People of the Revolutionary War people who want freedom from Britain. people who would like the British Parliament to continue to rule the colonies. rebelled against 'acts' of British Parliament . Dressed up as Indians and dumped tea into Boston Harbor. A group of patriots.. wrote letters to Congress about women's rights; Said, '...remember the ladies...'; wife of 2nd president. African American who wrote poems about freedon and sent a letter to General Washington praising him. Big
In Rupert's Land An animal hunted for it's fur and meat.. The oldest trading organization in Canada.. Something we all love to consume.. People that exchange items, with other items with others.. A large piece of land.. Hard
Incan A person who helps make pain go away. Most animals were in paintings like foxes, hummingbirds, eagles, and llamas. People that took over Incan empire. Area of land with similar features and geography. Is where most animals got domesticated. Hard
Independence in Africa The French leader. Depended on oil export. Political system was dominated by whites. First former British colony to gain independence. The unity of all blacks. Hard
Indian History _____ Gandhi helped to make India more powerful, she was the first female leader of India. Civil _____ was Gandhi's method of protesting the British. Indira helped to develop India's ____ program. There are and were problems in India because of religions: There are both Hindus and ____.. They ruled India for decades. Hard
Industrial Age an businessmen who helps society. Antitrust Act outlawing monopolies. name given to America from 1870-1900. an asset used to produce an income (money). French for 'let the people do as they wish'. Big
Industrial Revolution system of manufacturing large numbers of identical items. Implemented crop rotation. economic and political system in which the government owns almost all of the means of production and controls economic planning authoritarian socialism. use of automatic machinery to increase production. basic resources necessary for industrialization, such as land, capital, and labor. Teenage
Industrial Revolution An association of workers formed to bargain for better working conditions and higher wages. A system of thought and belief . The movement away from hand crafting towards using machines in factories . The science of government and governing . The amount of goods produced per hour. Older Children
Industrial Revolution college educated and ran settlement houses . British writer that showed sympathy for thr working class. have nots or workers. rented land form a wealthy land. introduced the world to a typeof socailism called Marxism. Very Difficult
Industrial Revolution Withdraw from the United States. Influencial leader at the Congress of Vienna. 1833 law protecting children in factories (2 words). Hours a day some factory workers worked. Famous composer of the 1700s. Very Difficult
Industrial Revolution Organized groups of workers to resist exploitation of the proletariat by business owners.. Violent group of irate workers who blamed industrialism for threatening their jobs. . He believed the capitalist middle class exploited the proletariats. . This limited workday for children ages 9-13 to 8 hours per day and prohibited children under 9 to be hired.. He lashed out at the middle class in his The Condition of Working Class in England.. Hard
Industrial Revolution There are no spaces in this puzzle Market or industry is dominated by a small number of sellers. Located in New York millions of immigrants came through here . Railroad that goes from Pacific to Atlantic . Period from 1870-1890 when prices of goods, materials, and labor decreased. Housing were the working class lived. Hard
Intro the Roman World Influences on Christianity town of Jesus' childhood and young adulthood. Julius Caesar made himself this. Sacrifices to the Roman Gods. The common language that helped the spread of the Gospel. A Greek Philospoher. Big
Intro to the 1920s Multiple laws established by Congress that placed a percentage “cap” on the number of people allowed to emigrate to the United States; seen as a reaction to the growing threat of communism. unreasonable fear of foreigners; resulted in the treatment of immigrants as “anarchists” who wanted to see the U.S. government destroyed. famous public speaker and supposed “anarchist” who was deported for supporting the rights of unions and workers. nickname for smugglers during the Prohibition Era; shipments usually were from Canada. wrote the Communist Manifesto, which describes the exploitation of the working class by the rich class; established the basic theories of communism and socialism. Hard
Introduction to the Jewish Experience in WWII This ship carrying Jewish immigrants was refused entry into Canada.. All Jews were forced to wear these on their clothing.. The Jewish quarter in a city.. The intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish people.. Jewish people were forced to abide by these.. Hard
Inventions of the Turn of the 20th Century Originally known as “chicken feed,” George Renninger created this popular confection in the 1880s, the first candy to employ more than one color, a key to its popularity. . The traditional rye grass, used to avoid drinking the sediment of a fermented beverage by sucking through it to capture the clear liquid above it, was replaced by a paper version, invented by Marvin C. Stone in 1888. . Leather tanner, John L Loud applied for a patent for this writing tool that eventually replaced the fountain pen. . Though several inventors created variations of this machine throughout the 19th century, by 1910 the “manual” model became the standardized version with each key attached to a type bar that has a corresponding letter molded, in reverse, on its striki. Frank Epperson patented his creation of “frozen ice on a stick” in 1923. Initially, this tasty treat was called the Epsicle Ice Pop.. Big
Investigating the Ancient Past Story or belief transmitted by word of mouth from human to human.. Something made or given shape by humans.. Process of dating organisms from the past by measuring the amount of residual carbon remaining in the organism.. Continental shelf surrounding Australia and New Guinea that was exposed during the last ice age.. Repository of written materials from the past.. Hard
Islam Middle Ages pg. 124 Islamic word for holy war. pg. 118 theologian in middle ages that said man can overthrow unjust rulers based on natural law n . pg. 114 called the Crusades to unite Catholics and Christians against the Muslims for the holy land control. pg. 130 Mali's most famous leader. pg. 132 center of Islamic learning and culture. Hard
Issues of the Gilded Age A pre-condition for the ability to vote. Most famous black leader during the late nineteenth century. 1883 the act that created a civil service system for the federal government in an attempt to hire employees on a merit system rather than on a spoils system.. The practice of the political party in power giving jobs and appointments to its supporters, rather than to people based on their qualifications.. A man with a Ph.D. from Harvard who criticized Washington's willingness to accommodate southern whites.. Big
It's All Greek To Me! a conflict that occurs outside a character. how many children did Oedipus and Iocaste have?. a form of literature that includes one-act plays and full length plays.. where was Sophocles born?. A series of dramatic episodes were separated by what?. Hard
Jacksonian Era U.S. land in what is now Oklahoma. A group that supported Jackson's candidacy. Where party members choose the party's candidates. The practice of giving government jobs to political backers . A Native American Chief that led his people to struggle to protect their lands. . Big
Jacques Cartier read the description and find the word. place where fruits were grown. a thing where people trade goods. Cartier's second ______.. the silk route goes right threw it.. its on sheeps. Hard
James Madison Madison was the _ president. Madison initiated this war. His political party. Madison's wife; First Lady. He drafted and is known as the Father of this document. Teenage
James Oglethorpe What colony did James find. . the number of child James was. . Where James received an excellent education. . James Oglethorpe's wife. . Where James statue is located. . Hard
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