social studies vocab
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Something that happened in the past.
a representation of an event from the past
events or accounts of events from the past
an expert in or student of history
an explanation of the meaning of something
to confirm or give support to a statement, theory, or finding
facts or information that can be used to test whether a belief or proposition is true or valid.
first-hand account of the event that was created at about the time the event occurred.
an account of an event that was created later by people who did not experience first-hand the event you are researching
something that is true about a subject and can be tested.
What someone thinks about a subject.
when the facts presented within a single source do not clash with each other
when factual details are presented similarly among multiple documents or sources.