Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

8th grade chapter 7

study guide and vocabulary

QuestionAnswer
Republican Party Aristocrats, anti slavery, existed in free states. Created to be against slavery. formed in 1854 to oppose slavery
platform beliefs, what a party stands for
secession pulling out of the union
ordinance a bill or local law
Confederate States of America states that left the union, slavery, agriculture
loyalty a person's devotion to something
Antebellum Period The period just before the Civil War
Manifest Destiny Concept that our country was destined to SPREAD from OCEAN to OCEAN
The Battle of San Jacinto clinched the independence of TEXAS from MEXICO
What was the class structure of the North based upon? Wealth
Slave Codes Sets of laws that took away slaves rights
What was one source of conflict between the North and South based on TAXES>? Tariffs
Which decision helped divide the North and South on the issue of slavery by ruling that a slave could not sue because he was not a citizen? The Dred Scott Decsion
Abolitionists Led political movement to eliminate (abolish) slavery
Missouri Compromise maintained to balance of power in the US Senate between slave states and free states
Sectionalism Belief of the citizens of a given region (section) or area that their interests are more important that beliefs of another area
What did the Kansas Nebraska Act contain that stated that citizens of the territory could vote on whether or not to allow slavery? Popular Soverenigty
Who are the three Georgia politicians who led the state to secession? Robert TOOMBS, Thomas COBB, and Governor BROWN
Democrats supported states rights and slavery
Whigs supported a moderate tariff and federal help for the state
What was the boundary between the United States and Mexico? The Rio Grande River
What land did the United States gain from the Mexican American War? California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Most of New Mexico, Parts of Wyoming and Colorado
States Rights belief that the state's interest should take precedence over the interests of the national government
Name the 6 social Classes in the South Planters - Farmers with slaves - Merchants and people with letters - yeoman Farmers and Poor Whites - Free Blacks - Slaves
Name Georgia's two primary crops during the antebellum period Cotton and Tobacco
What is the underground railroad? Responsible for helping thousands of slaves escape into freedom.
Name the two Georgians that were elected for office in the Confederacy Robert TOOMBS Secretary of State Alexander Stevens Vice President
Created by: ramonagaylor
 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards