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Grade 6


the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings


The study of the rights and responsibilities of citizens

Direct Democracy

A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives


a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them


A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or her country or community


Greek city-state


a period of 10 years


100 years


a span of 1000 years


the study of ancient cultures based on artifacts and other remains


Powers or privileges granted to people either by an agreement among themselves or by law

Nation state

A country who's population share a common identity.


the ability to control the behavior of others


the institution through which a society makes and enforces its public policies

City State

a city and its surrounding lands functioning as an independent unit

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