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Ancient India 6th Grade Social Studies
Sub continent
monsoon
Harrapa
Indus River
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
A civilization along the Indus River established around 7,000…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
Sub continent
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
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6th Grade Social Studies- Ancient China Review
loess
dike
extended family
North China Plain
yellow-brown soil
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
closely related people of several generations
located in East Asia;... built up from soil deposits from Huang…
loess
yellow-brown soil
dike
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
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Ancient Rome: 6th grade Social Studies
Ancient Rome
Plebeian
Patrician
Republic
They were farmers, trades people, and craftworkers
They were members of Rome's noble families
A type of government in which the citizens choose their leaders
Ancient Rome
Plebeian
They were farmers, trades people, and craftworkers
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Ancient Rome Vocabulary 6th Grade Social Studies
Architecture
Aqueduct
Coliseum
Consul
The science of building.
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
A large sports arena in Ancient Rome.
One of two people elected by Roman Senate who govern Rome and…
Architecture
The science of building.
Aqueduct
A large stone structure built to carry water from one place t…
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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Ancient Rome: 6th grade Social Studies
Ancient Rome
Plebeian
Patrician
Republic
They were farmers, trades people, and craftworkers
They were members of Rome's noble families
A type of government in which the citizens choose their leaders
Ancient Rome
Plebeian
They were farmers, trades people, and craftworkers
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Ancient India 6th Grade Social Studies
Sub continent
monsoon
Harrapa
Indus River
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
A civilization along the Indus River established around 7,000…
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
Sub continent
large landmass that is a major part of a continent (Indian su…
monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
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Ancient Greece: 6th Grade Social Studies
Peninsula
Harbor
Polis
Acropolis
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
A sheltered place along a coast
A city - state at a regions heart
A walled hill where people of the city could seek safety duri…
Peninsula
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
Harbor
A sheltered place along a coast
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6th grade Social Studies:Ancient Rome test
Constantine
Constantinople
Augustus Caesar
Julius Caesar
The Roman ruler who reunited the Roman Empire
City founded as the second capital of the Roman Empire
The Roman ruler who began the "Pax Romana".
The Roman general who later became the republic's dictator (h…
Constantine
The Roman ruler who reunited the Roman Empire
Constantinople
City founded as the second capital of the Roman Empire
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6th grade Social Studies:Ancient Rome Chapter 9 test
Constantine
Constantinople
Augustus Caesar
Julius Caesar
The Roman ruler who reunited the Roman Empire
City founded as the second capital of the Roman Empire
The Roman ruler who began the "Pax Romana".
The Roman general who later became the republic's dictator (h…
Constantine
The Roman ruler who reunited the Roman Empire
Constantinople
City founded as the second capital of the Roman Empire
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Ancient Civilizations 6th Grade Social Studies.
nomads
Aztecs
Incas
hunter - gathers
people who do not settle in one place for to long and usually…
Also known as Mexica, they created a powerful empire in centr…
Ancient civilization (1200-1500AD) that was located in the An…
people who hunt animals and gather vegetation to provide for…
nomads
people who do not settle in one place for to long and usually…
Aztecs
Also known as Mexica, they created a powerful empire in centr…
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6th Grade Social StudiesAncient China
Nomads
Emperor
Dynasty
Xia Dynasty
Wanderers- people with no permanent home.
Like a Monarchy
a line of hereditory of a country
1st Dynasty in China
Nomads
Wanderers- people with no permanent home.
Emperor
Like a Monarchy
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6th grade social studies - Ancient India
Himalayas
Mount Everest
Hindu Kush
Sri Lanka
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
Highest peak in the world, located in the Himalayas
A mountain range extending west of the Himalayas
An island country in the north Indian Ocean off the southern…
Himalayas
The highest mountains in the world, which stretch along north…
Mount Everest
Highest peak in the world, located in the Himalayas
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Old Kingdom
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The time period when Egypt's early pharaohs worked to build u…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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6th Grade Social Studies Ancient India
What best describes the relationship b…
In what way do the Aryan and Harappan…
According to Hinduism, people are rebo…
Which happened last: Siddhartha wander…
Vedic texts were a collection of thoughts about Vedas.
The Aryan system was based mostly on family connections.
Karma
Siddhartha gained insight into human suffering.
What best describes the relationship b…
Vedic texts were a collection of thoughts about Vedas.
In what way do the Aryan and Harappan…
The Aryan system was based mostly on family connections.
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6th Grade Social Studies Ancient China
loess
dike
extended family
dragons in ancient China
yellow-brown soil
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
closely related people of several generations
respected spirit, not terrible monster;... friendly beasts which…
loess
yellow-brown soil
dike
a protective wall that controls or holds back water
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6th grade Social Studies Ancient China
What does loess mean?
Who was Confucius?
What was Buddhism?
what does civil service mean?
A rich yellow soil of the Huang He valley
His teachings of proverbs were put in a book called the Anale…
the major idea which was brought to China from India along th…
The structure which employs people to work for a government.
What does loess mean?
A rich yellow soil of the Huang He valley
Who was Confucius?
His teachings of proverbs were put in a book called the Anale…
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6th grade Social Studies - Ancient Egypt
What is the world's longest river?
Where does the Nile river begin?
What direction does the Nile flow?
What was the Nile formed from?
Nile
Equator
South to North
Blue Nile and White Nile
What is the world's longest river?
Nile
Where does the Nile river begin?
Equator
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Ancient Rome - OLGC 6th Grade Social Studies
What lands were part of Imperial Rome…
What country does not belong with Gaul…
Describe the achievements of PAX Roman…
Describe Roman engineering.
Most of the Mediterranean World, including:... Italy... Gaul (to Rh…
India, because it was never conquered by Rome
200 years of peace... Empire grew and reached its' greatest exte…
Engineers were practical... CONCRETE allowed new designs... ROADS s…
What lands were part of Imperial Rome…
Most of the Mediterranean World, including:... Italy... Gaul (to Rh…
What country does not belong with Gaul…
India, because it was never conquered by Rome
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Chapter 10 Ancient Rome - 6th grade Social Studies
auction
caesar
catacomb
consul
...
...
...
...
auction
...
caesar
...
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6th Grade Social Studies/The Ancient World/Chapter 6 (English)
peninsula
epic
acropolis
city-state
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water and con…
a long poem that tells a story
a high, rocky hill on or near which early people built cities
a city with its own traditions and its own government and law…
peninsula
an area of land almost completely surrounded by water and con…
epic
a long poem that tells a story
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6th Grade Social Studies/The Ancient World/Chapter 7(Spanish)
republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
un tipo de gobierno en el que los ciudadanos que tienen derec…
miembro de una familia rica, de clase alta en la antigua Repú…
un ciudadano común en la antigua República de Roma
uno de los dos funcionarios que llevó a la antigua República…
republic
un tipo de gobierno en el que los ciudadanos que tienen derec…
patrician
miembro de una familia rica, de clase alta en la antigua Repú…
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Ancient Greece: 6th Grade HC Social Studies
Peninsula
Harbor
Polis
Acropolis
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
A sheltered place along a coast
A city - state at a regions heart
A walled hill where people of the city could seek safety duri…
Peninsula
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
Harbor
A sheltered place along a coast
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Social Studies: Ancient China 6th Grade
pictographs
loess
terraces
levees
Graphic symbol or picture representing a word or idea in some…
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
Broad platforms built into steep slopes so people could plant…
A dike used to control flooding
pictographs
Graphic symbol or picture representing a word or idea in some…
loess
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
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6th Grade Social Studies/The Ancient World/Chapter 6 (Spanish)
peninsula
epic
acropolis
city-state
un área de terreno casi completamente rodeada por el agua y c…
un largo poema que cuenta una historia
una colina alta, rocosa en o cerca de lo que la gente primero…
una ciudad con sus propias tradiciones y su propio gobierno y…
peninsula
un área de terreno casi completamente rodeada por el agua y c…
epic
un largo poema que cuenta una historia
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6th grade Ancient Egypt social studies
Khufu
peasant
the second highest class in the social…
the three most important environmental…
the pharaoh that built great pyramid of Giza
the lowest and largest class in the social pyramid
government officials
water, topography, and vegetation
Khufu
the pharaoh that built great pyramid of Giza
peasant
the lowest and largest class in the social pyramid
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6th Grade Social Studies Terms (Unit 1) Ancient Civ.
Irrigation
Paleolithic Era
Nomads
Artifacts
A method in which water is supplied to plants at regular inte…
Was a time period from 2.6 milllion years ago to 10,000 BCE w…
Are people who move around instead of staying in one place
Are everyday objects left behind by historical people
Irrigation
A method in which water is supplied to plants at regular inte…
Paleolithic Era
Was a time period from 2.6 milllion years ago to 10,000 BCE w…
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6th grade social studies
mesopotamia
nomads
hunter-gathers
ancient china
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
people who wander from place to place
people who hunted and gathered... What humans did until they lea…
centered around Huang He River; large population; isolated... Ri…
mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
nomads
people who wander from place to place
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6th Grade Social Studies/The Ancient World/Chapter 7(English)
republic
patrician
plebeian
consul
a type of government in which citizens who have the right to…
member of a wealthy, upper-class family in the ancient Rome R…
an ordinary citizen in the ancient Rome Republic
one of two officials who led the ancient Rome Republic
republic
a type of government in which citizens who have the right to…
patrician
member of a wealthy, upper-class family in the ancient Rome R…
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Ancient Greece: 6th Grade HC Social Studies
Peninsula
Harbor
Polis
Acropolis
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
A sheltered place along a coast
A city - state at a regions heart
A walled hill where people of the city could seek safety duri…
Peninsula
An area of land nearly surrounded by water
Harbor
A sheltered place along a coast
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Ancient India - Social Studies, 6th grade
subcontinent (5.1)
monsoon (5.1)
sanskrit (5.1 and 5.5)
caste system (5.2)
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent; usually se…
a seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons (Anci…
1. most important language of ancient India... 2. was written an…
1. Under Aryan rule, Indian society was divided into groups (…
subcontinent (5.1)
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent; usually se…
monsoon (5.1)
a seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons (Anci…
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Ancient Civilization Rome - Social Studies 6th grade
According to legend, Rome was started…
Who killed his brother so that he coul…
What was the name of the group of peop…
What happened to the Etruscans in Rome…
Remus and Romulus
Romulus
Etruscans
The king was overthrown by nobles, who created a new form of…
According to legend, Rome was started…
Remus and Romulus
Who killed his brother so that he coul…
Romulus
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Ancient Egypt: 6th Grade Social Studies
Delta
Unification
Pharaoh
Mummification
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Is the joining of separate parts into one
1. Refers to the "the great palace" in which the rulers of Eg…
The process of preserving the body of the dead which was wrap…
Delta
Very fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it…
Unification
Is the joining of separate parts into one
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Social Studies: Ancient China 6th Grade
pictographs
loess
terraces
levees
Graphic symbol or picture representing a word or idea in some…
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
Broad platforms built into steep slopes so people could plant…
A dike used to control flooding
pictographs
Graphic symbol or picture representing a word or idea in some…
loess
A fine, light silt deposited by wind and water. It constitute…
63 terms
6th grade social studies - Ancient China
Legalism
Xia
Shang
Han Dynasty
Chinese philosophy developed by Hanfeizi; taught that humans…
A legendary Chinese dynasty that was not believed to exist un…
(1766-1122 BCE) The Chinese dynasty that rose to power due to…
(226 BCE-220 CE)Chinese dynasty that replaced the Qin. Though…
Legalism
Chinese philosophy developed by Hanfeizi; taught that humans…
Xia
A legendary Chinese dynasty that was not believed to exist un…
27 terms
6th grade social studies - Ancient China
Confucius
Confucianism
Daoism
Laozi
(551-479 BCE) he was an influential teacher, thinker, and lea…
A philosophy that adheres to the teachings of the Chinese phi…
Chinese philosophy based on the teachings of Laozi; taught th…
Chinese Daoist philosopher; taught that governments were of s…
Confucius
(551-479 BCE) he was an influential teacher, thinker, and lea…
Confucianism
A philosophy that adheres to the teachings of the Chinese phi…
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6th Grade Social Studies Ancient Egypt
Astronomer
Afterlife
Cataract
Dynasty
A scientist who studies the stars
The next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
A rock filled rapid in a river
A family of rulers
Astronomer
A scientist who studies the stars
Afterlife
The next life, in which the dead are believed to live again
41 terms
6th Grade Social Studies Ancient China
North China Plain
loess
terraces
Beijing
heavily populated area of China where human settlement and cu…
yellowish brown soil that enriches the land
platforms that crops are grown on, they look like stairs
China's capital city
North China Plain
heavily populated area of China where human settlement and cu…
loess
yellowish brown soil that enriches the land
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Ancient Greece and Persia 6th grade social studies
agora
Asia Minor
Athens
city-state
an area in a Greek city-state where people gathered to trade,…
The area of land that is now the country of turkey
an ancient city-state that is now called Greece
an area of land that includes the main city center and all th…
agora
an area in a Greek city-state where people gathered to trade,…
Asia Minor
The area of land that is now the country of turkey
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6th Grade Social Studies - Ancient China
Gobi
Huang-He
Jade
Xia
One of the physical barriers that separates China from its ne…
Yellow River, stretches for nearly 3,000 miles across norther…
Early Chinese filled tombs with food and other items, and the…
According to ancient stories, this dynasty was founded by Yu…
Gobi
One of the physical barriers that separates China from its ne…
Huang-He
Yellow River, stretches for nearly 3,000 miles across norther…
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OLGC 6th Grade Social Studies - Ancient Britain
Where did the British settle?
The Britons were _________ related to…
______________ Britain exepted Christi…
Southern Britain was ruled by the...
Britain and Ireland
Celts
Southern
Rom Emp
Where did the British settle?
Britain and Ireland
The Britons were _________ related to…
Celts
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6th Grade Social Studies
River
coastline
ocean
continent
A large stream of water that flows around the land
where the land meets the sea or ocean
large area of salt water
a large mass of land
River
A large stream of water that flows around the land
coastline
where the land meets the sea or ocean
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Social studies 6th grade ancient india
subcontinent
monsoon
surplus
Division of Labor
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
A seasonal wind from the Indian Ocean which brings heavy rain…
Extra food
Distributing of work/ do jobs that they are good at
subcontinent
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
monsoon
A seasonal wind from the Indian Ocean which brings heavy rain…
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Harcourt Horizons Social Studies 6th grade Chapter 8 Ancient Greeks
Isthmus
Cultural borrowing
Epics
Illiad
a narrow band of tissue connecting two larger parts of an ana…
Learning customs of other people through trade.
Long story-poems written by Homers to keep memory of lost civ…
Epic written by Homer telling about people's actions during w…
Isthmus
a narrow band of tissue connecting two larger parts of an ana…
Cultural borrowing
Learning customs of other people through trade.
26 terms
Ancient Civilization - Greece 6th grade social studies
What period of time is the Dark Ages i…
What is the Dark Ages?
Who are the Dorians?
What was lost and destroyed in Greece…
Around 1200s BC
Around the 1200s BC, Greek society was hit by many earthquake…
A group of people in greek society that took over during the…
Art and literature
What period of time is the Dark Ages i…
Around 1200s BC
What is the Dark Ages?
Around the 1200s BC, Greek society was hit by many earthquake…
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6th Grade Ancient China Social Studies
Philosophy
Confucianism
Daoism
Legalism
The study of some of the most basic questions about human lif…
Philosophy founded by Confucius
Philosophy founded by Laozi
Philosophy founded by Han Fei
Philosophy
The study of some of the most basic questions about human lif…
Confucianism
Philosophy founded by Confucius
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Ancient Rome Social Studies 6th Grade By:Dom
Plebeian
Patrician
Republic
Representative
A common farmer, trader, or craft-worker in ancient Rome.
A member of the noble families who controlled all power in th…
A form of government in which citizens elect representatives…
A person who is elected to speak or act for citizens.
Plebeian
A common farmer, trader, or craft-worker in ancient Rome.
Patrician
A member of the noble families who controlled all power in th…
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Social Studies Ancient Greece Terms 6th Grade
Penninsula
Colony
Monarchy
Oligarchy
Land that is surrounded on 3 sides by water
A settlement in a distant place
A form of government in which power is in the hands of ONE ru…
A form of government in which power is in the hands of a FEW…
Penninsula
Land that is surrounded on 3 sides by water
Colony
A settlement in a distant place
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Social Studies 6th Grade Ancient China
Loess
Beijing
Himalayas
Mount Everest
a yellowish brown soil that blows from the desert
capital of China
A mountain range in southern China
the tallest mountain in the world
Loess
a yellowish brown soil that blows from the desert
Beijing
capital of China
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