Save
Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
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.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know (0)
Remaining cards (0)
Know (0)
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

Unit 6 Vocabulary

Unit 6 vocabulary

TermDefinition
Manifest Destiny The idea that the United States was meant to expand from ocean to ocean
Natural resource something in nature that can be used to produce something
port a place on a waterway where ships load and unload
impressment forcing somebody into government or military service
treaty a formal agreement between nations or groups of people
embargo a government plan to restrict ships from moving in or out of ports
Louisiana Purchase territory in the Northwest United States purchased from France for $15 million
Industrial Revolution a time when manufacturing changed from making things with hand tools to using machines
annex to claim or add
free enterprise economy that relies on market forces to distribute goods and resources and determine prices
capitalism an economic and social system in which businesses are privately owned
share part ownership in a company shown by a stock certificate
manufacturing the act of making a product from raw materials
supply total amount of goods or services available for purchase
demand the amount of a particular good or service that consumers want to purchase at a given time
blockade to isolate an area using ships
cotton gin a machine used from separating the seeds from cotton
plantation a large Southern farm where cash crops are grown
Created by: lburns50
 

 



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