AP US History
21 August 2012
In the year 1630, an English ship was traveling on the Atlantic Ocean. Destination: The
New World, or what we know today as the Americas. Specifically, this ship was headed to the
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1494: Treaty of Tordesillas divides world between Portugal and Spain
1497: John Cabot lands in North America.
1513: Ponce de Leon cl
Giant List Of AP US History Terms
1. Mayflower Compact
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It was signed by
the 41 men on the Mayflower and set up a government for the Plymouth
2. William Bradford
A Pilgrim, the second gover
CHP 5 - CHP 28:
Good if you ever need to look something/someone up!
Albany Plan of Union (1754 essentially right at the start of the Seven Years War)
Background Info: The French build a series of forts in 1753 to keep out English
traders. Washingtons eff
OUR LINCOLN ESSAY PROMPTS
DUE DATE: THURSDAY, DEC. 1, AT LECTURE, TO YOUR TA
Note: You may skim chapters 1, 2, 4, and 11 if you are
pressed for time, but they are worth the time if you have it.
You are encouraged to mention other course
Essay Prompts Colin Calloway, New Worlds for All
Choose one of the following prompts for your essay on New Worlds for All.
The essay is due on Tuesday, September 27, at lecture. You must place a
printed copy of your essay in your TAs hands at lecture. Mis