26 terms

Harcourt Social Studies Gr 3 Chapter 5

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decade
ten years
century
100 years
continuity
continuing without changing
time line
a drawing that show when and in what order events took place
millennium
1,000 years
invention
something that is made for the first time
engineer
a person who designs ways to build and make things
right
a freedom
vote
a choice that gets counted
suffrage
the right to vote
slogan
a short phrase used to deliver a message
equality
equal treatment
civil rights
rights that give everyone equal treatment under the law
primary source
a record of an event made by someone who saw or took part in the event
secondary source
a record of an event made by a person who was not present at the event
technology
all of the tools people can use everyday
flowchart
a drawing that shows how to do something or how something works
assembly line
a process to make a product in which each person adds one part as the product passes on a moving belt
ancient
happening or existing very long ago
civilization
a large group of people living in a very organized way
modern
having to do with the time we live in today
democracy
the form of government in which citizens have the right to vote
republic
a type of government where citizens vote for leaders to make decisions for them
empire
all of the land and people under the control of a powerful nation
trade
to exchange one good or service for another
port
a place where ships dock to pick up goods or passengers