Flashcards in Chapter 17 - Test 7 Deck (46):
Which group wanted to "purify" the Church of England?
Which amendment outlawed slavery in the US?
The first true prime minister of Great Britian, ____, was appointed by George II.
The _____ church was founded by John Wesley.
Who was one of the first foreign missionaries to be sent out from the US?
When they arrived at the New World, the Pilgrims settled at
Who is known as the "Father of American History"?
Parliament enacted the _____ to punish the colonists for the Boston Tea Party.
Who began the Pietist movement?
The U.S.S. ______ exploded in Havana Harbor, Cuba, sparking the Spanish-American War.
The US acquired Louisiana from
Noah Webster is remembered as the nation's greatest
The _______ Islands became the first great center of American missions activity.
When the Pilgrims left England, they settled in the city of _______, Holland.
The Pilgrims landed at Plymouth in
most well-known preacher in America during the Great Awakening
French philosopher who wrote Democracy in America
Alexis de Tocqueville
organized the Committees of Correspondence
worked to abolish slavery in the British Empire
American revivalist of the late 19th century
preached "sinners in the Hands of an Angry God"
key figure of the Second Great Awakening
led the Union through the Civil War
first governor of the Pilgrims
elected first President of the US
Robert Raikes is remembered for starting
3 famous missionaries from Great Britain
William Carey, J. Hudson Taylor, David Livingstone
Mercantilism measured a nation's wealth by the ____ it possessed.
amount of gold and silver
Who ruled Britian during the American War for Independence?
What ended the American War for Independence?
Treaty of Paris
What proved too weak to govern the new US?
Articles of Confederation
Mexico recognized the _____ as the southern boundary of Texas.
Rio Grande River
Alexis de Tocqueville believed that much of America's success was due to the ____ of America.
Francis Asbury was a famous _____
Who is known as the "Father of West African Missions"?
The Pilgrims called their non-Separatist friends the
Who was commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during American's War for Independence?
What name has been given to the dumping of 340 cases of tea into a harbor?
Boston Tea Party
On what ship did the Pilgrims sail to the New World?
What document did the Pilgrims and Strangers sign to ensure law and order were established at Plymouth?
When was the Declaration of Independence adopted?
July 4, 1776
In what country did Pietism begin?
What did American colonists call the Seven Years' War?
French & Indian War
What nation did the US fight in the War of 1812?
What great English preacher founded the Methodist church?