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Social Studies Chapter 6- People from Many Places

Communites Grade 3
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ancestor
a relative who was born long ago
generation
a group of people born and living at about the same time
diversity
variety
slavery
a system under which people have no freedom and are forced to work for no pay
immigrant
someone who leaves one country and moves to another
Statue of Liberty
sign of freedom; greeted and seen by immigrants in the New York harbor; gift given to the U.S. by France
Primary source
information recorded by a person who was actually there; they usually use I, Me or We when talking
Secondary source
recorded by a person who was not actually there; they usually refer to what was heard or read
Vladimir Zworykin
A Russian American that helped invent television
Ellis Island and Angel Island
government centers for immigrants
Settled in the Eastern United States
Europeans and Irish immigrants
Settled in the Western United States
Chinese, Phillipines, Korean, Spanish and Central Americans
The jobs that Free Africans had
farmers, ministers, teachers, lawyers and worked in businesses
Why did people rush to California in 1848
Gold rush;
Natural Resources of Brazil
the Amazon River, many beaches on the Coast, and good land for farming cattle
Portugal
The first Europeans came to Brazil from this Country.
1888
Slavery ended in Brazil
1860s
Slavery ended in the United States
Sao Paolo
Brazil's largest city; Italian and Japanese ancestors lived there
Alcatara
Launching center for satellites in Brazil near the equator
Types of Satellites Brazilian's use
Communication, Navigation and Weather
What German immigrants liked about Brazil?
Lived in the south because the climate reminded them of home