ABC’s of America

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ABC’s of America:

ABC’s of America Ashlyn Keller 7 th HR May 3,2011

Amerigo Vespucci :

Amerigo Vespucci Amerigo Vespucci was an Italian explorer, navigator and cartographer. He proved that Christopher Columbus was wrong and now America is named after Amerigo.

Bald eagle:

Bald eagle The bald eagle stands for spirit of freedom for the United states.


Culture America is full of different cultures.


Delaware Delaware was one of the first states to ratify the constitution.

English Bill of Rights:

English Bill of Rights The English Bill of Rights was an act declaring the rights and liberties of citizens.


Freedom Freedom is a very important part of the United states history.


Geography America is in the Western hemisphere of the world. It has 50 states; some with mountains and some with deserts.

House of Representatives:

House of Representatives The house of representatives consists of the legislative, executive, and judicial branch. The house of representatives is a very important part of the United states.


Independence Independence is the freedom from the control, influence, support , aid, or like from others.

Jacksonian Democracy:

Jacksonian Democracy The Jacksonian Democracy was a movement for more democracy in American government in the 1830s.

Korean War:

Korean War The Korean War was a war in the 1950’s between North Korea and China. Korea was aided by the United States.

Liberty bell:

Liberty bell The Liberty bell was a relic and a symbol of the American Revolutionary War.

Mayflower compact:

Mayflower compact The mayflower compact was an agreement to establish a government, entered into by the Pilgrims in the cabin of the Mayflower  on November 11, 1620.

Napoleon Bonaparte:

Napoleon Bonaparte Napoleon Bonaparte was a french general born in Corsica.


Obama Obama is the 44 th president of the United States .


Presidents A president is the highest executive officer of a modern republic.


Quakers A Quaker is the member of the Religious Society of friends.


Religion Religion a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe.


Symbolism Symbolism is the practice of representing things by symbols, or of investing things with a symbolic meaning or character.

Thirteen Colonies:

Thirteen Colonies The thirteen colonies were the first states to enter the United states of America .

United states of America:

United states of America The United States of America is a federal republic mainly in North America consisting of 50 states .


Veterans A Veteran is a person who has served in a military force, especially one who has fought in a war.

Washington D.C:

Washington D.C Washington D.C is the Capital of America. It is were the president lives.


Xenophobia Xenophobia is an unreasonable fear or hatred of foreigners or strangers.


Yorktown Yorktown is a village in Virginia: surrender (October 19, 1781) of Cornwallis to Washington in the American Revolution.

Zackary Taylor:

Zackary Taylor Zachary Taylor was a poet and novelist .

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