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To leave the nation

Secede

2

Leader of Britain when democratic changes were occuring

Queen Victoria

3

Place where convicts are sent to serve their sentences as an alternative to prison

Penal Colony

4

Study of the mind

Psychology

5

Nation in the British Empire allowed to govern its own domestic affairs

dominion

6

Polynesian people who settled in New Zealand

Maori

7

Native people of Austrailia

Aborigines

8

Local control over domestic affairs

Home Rule

9

Unofficial military force seeking independence

Irish Republican Army

10

Government formed in France after Napoleon III was exiled

Third Republic

11

Separation by race

Segregation

12

Arrangement by which a product in a factory is moved from worker to worker, with each worker completing a single step in the task

Assembly Line

13

War fought between the North and South from 1861–1865

Civil War

14

Belief that the United States would rule the land from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean

Manifest Destiny

15

Form of energy released as atoms decay

radioactive

16

Movement in England to give the right to vote to more people and to obtain other rights

Chartist Movement

17

Art and entertainment appealing to a large audience

mass culture

18

movement to establish a separate homeland in Palestine for the Jews

Zionism

19

16th president of the United States

Abraham Lincoln

20

Scientist who developed the theory of evolution

Charles Darwin

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Right to Vote

Suffrage

22

Theory that all life on earth developed from simpler forms of life

theory of evolution

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Prejudice against Jews

anti-semitism

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Events surrounding the framing of a Jewish officer in the French Army

Dreyfus Affair

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1863 proclamation to free the slaves in the Confederate states

Emancipation Proclamation