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SOCIAL STUDIES GRADE 7 MIDTERM

7 grade midterm
STUDY
PLAY
archeology
when archaeologists dig up artifacts for information
landfroms
mountains rivers valleys islands...
iroquois confedercy
scoom: seneca cauga oneida onadoga mohawk
6th nation in the IC
tuscarora
adapting to enviroment
using recources from the enviroment to live
european exploration
explorers wanted to find the northwest passage
effects of european exploration
trade, new technology, new land, columbian exchange
columbian exchange
cocoa, tobacco, diseases
new> old world
gold silver tobacco corn potatoes pineapples tomatoes vanilla chocolate syphilis
old> new world
wheat sugar rice coffee horses cows pigs smallpox diphtheria bubonic plague measles influenza typhus scarlet fever
plank house
northwest coast
pit house
northwest plateau
wigwam
northeast
wickiup
great basin
pueblo
southwest
teepee
great plains
longhouse
northeast
wattle and daub house
southeast
seneca
people of the great mountain, keepers of the western gate
cayuga
people of the great swamp or great pipe
onondaga
fire keepers and people of the hills
oneida
people of the standing stone
mohawk
keepers of the easterngate and shirt wearing people
aztec
made solar calender
inca
made roads
maya
made the 365 day calender
SPAM
symbol, people, action, meaning
new england colonies
sortest growing season, industrial economy, puritans and separatists
middle colonies
mixed economy, quakers
southern colonies
longest growing season, cash crops, triangular trade, agricultural economy, plantation farming, slave labor
seperatists
people who wanted a seperate church
puritans
people who wanted to remain members of the church of england
quakers
peaceful
french and indian war
france and great britian both want control of territory in north america fighting erupts in 1753
causes of the american revolution
the stamp act, the townshend act, boston massacre, tea act, intolerable acts, proclamation of 1763
anthropology
the study of races, physical and mental characteristics and customs of people
economics
the study of the production distribution and the use of goods and services along with the related problems of labor finance and taxation
geography
the study of the surface of the earth, its division into continents and countries and the climate plants animals natural recources and people
history
the study of mans past including an explanation of why enents happend
political science
the study of politics and government agencies and how they work
sociology
the study of the development and interaction of human beings with eachother
join or die
ben franklin
who and when the declaration of independence
thomas jefferson 1776
the olive branch
symbol of peace
declaration of independence part 2
all men are born equal all men have certian rights that cannot be taken away.. right to live be free and enjoy life (life liberty and the pursuit of happiness)
declaration of independence part 1
preamble over all explaning intro
declaration of independence part 3
rights why governments are formed the sorce of governments power the people the basic righsts what must be done when government fails to secure these rights
declaration of independence part 4
resolution
thomas paine wrote
common sence
common sence
a phamphlet by thomas paine telling colonists they should seperate from britian
french and indian war
1754-1763 the war that took place on four continents involving the french indians and the british war lasted 7 years
proclamation of 1763
1763 british said no settlement to the west
sugar act
1764 english taxed sugar and molasses
stamp act
1765 english taxed all paper products
quartering act
1765 colonists has to feed and house british soldiers
boston massacre
1770 english soldiers fired in a crowd killing 5 innocent colonists
tea act
1773 english taxed tea
intolerable acts
1774 king george III punished the colonists for dumpinf tea into the boston harbor by closing the harbor
boston tea party
1773 colonists boycott the tea act
albany plan of union
drawing of a snake ben franklin drew of all of the colonies coming together to form a strong snake saying "join or die"
land bridge theory
first proposed in 1590-1930 a bridge of land going from asia to america that nomads (hunter gatherers) crossed to follow their animals
colonization
developing a new colony by taking over land
primary source
first hand source ex: diary
secondary source
second hand source ex: textbook
triangular trade
a system in which goods and slaves were traded amony americas, britian, and africa
PEGS
political (government) ecomonic (taxes trade money) geographic (weather landforms) social (people religion education)
Virgina house of Burgesses
the first assembly of elected representives
migration
moving and settling into a new place