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Social Studies 7th grade Chapter 2
How did the earliest people come to Am…
How did the land bridge disappear?
Artifacts
What was he earliest culture in the A…
they crossed the land bridge called Beringia
Global warming made the land bridge disappear so no one was…
Scientists have dug up the tools, weapons, baskets, and carv…
Olmecs
How did the earliest people come to Am…
they crossed the land bridge called Beringia
How did the land bridge disappear?
Global warming made the land bridge disappear so no one was…
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7th Grade Social Studies/Chapter 2 (Spanish)
solstice
equinox
tectonic plate
continental drift
el punto en que el sol está más al norte o más al sur del ecu…
cuando el día y la noche tienen la misma duración; se produce…
una sección de la corteza terrestre que flota sobre el manto…
el lento movimiento de los continentes en las placas tectónic…
solstice
el punto en que el sol está más al norte o más al sur del ecu…
equinox
cuando el día y la noche tienen la misma duración; se produce…
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7th Grade Social Studies/Chapter 2 (English)
solstice
equinox
tectonic plate
continental drift
the point at which the sun is farthest north or farthest sout…
when day and night are of equal length; occurs twice each yea…
a section of Earth's crust that floats on Earth's mantle... (sec…
the slow movement of continents on tectonic plates... (section 1)
solstice
the point at which the sun is farthest north or farthest sout…
equinox
when day and night are of equal length; occurs twice each yea…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
magma
plate tectonics
faults
weathering
hot melted rock inside the Earth that flows to the surface wh…
scientific theory that explains how processes within the Eart…
crack in the Earth's crust where two tectonic plates meet; pr…
process in which rock is broken into smaller pieces by water…
magma
hot melted rock inside the Earth that flows to the surface wh…
plate tectonics
scientific theory that explains how processes within the Eart…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2 vocab
The theroy of plate tectonics explain…
When water wind and ice move away in w…
Off each coast of a contienent lies a…
Water moves constantly in a process ca…
How the contients were formed and why they move
Erosion
Contienantal shelf
Water cycle
The theroy of plate tectonics explain…
How the contients were formed and why they move
When water wind and ice move away in w…
Erosion
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Chapter 2 Vocab Social Studies 7th grade
Crusade
classical
Renaissance
technology
one of a series of expeditions Europeans made to regain contr…
related to the culture of ancient Greece and Rome
a reawakening of culture and intellectual curiosity in Europe…
the use of scientific knowledge for practical purposes; the m…
Crusade
one of a series of expeditions Europeans made to regain contr…
classical
related to the culture of ancient Greece and Rome
7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
population distribution
evironment
irrigation
desertification
the way people are spread out in different places thorughout…
surroundings
the use of canals, ditches, or pipes to move water to dry areas
the long-term process in which fertile land is changed into d…
population distribution
the way people are spread out in different places thorughout…
evironment
surroundings
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chapter 2 social studies 7th grade
continents
isthmus
tsunami
seven
Antarctica, Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, S…
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger areas
giant ocean wave
the number of continents
continents
Antarctica, Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, S…
isthmus
a narrow strip of land that connects two larger areas
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7th grade social studies chapter 2
Barter
Adapted
Nomadic
Migrated
A type of trade where no money is exchanged
Change the way the tribe does things in order to survive
Moving often
Move from one habitat or region to another
Barter
A type of trade where no money is exchanged
Adapted
Change the way the tribe does things in order to survive
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Chapter 2 Social Studies- Michael 7th grade
Leif Eriksson
Henry the Navigator
astrolabe
caravels
son of Erik the Red- 1st person to settle in North America
founded a school of navigation to teach better methods of say…
device that enabled navigators to learn their ship's location…
triangular sails that allowed ships to sail against the wind
Leif Eriksson
son of Erik the Red- 1st person to settle in North America
Henry the Navigator
founded a school of navigation to teach better methods of say…
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Chapter 2 (7th grade social studies)
Strait
Circumnavigate
Conquistadors
Plantations
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Travel around
Soldier-adventures
Large farms worked by laborers who live on the property
Strait
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Circumnavigate
Travel around
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social studies Chapter 2 7th grade
absolute location
relative location
time zone
latitude
refers to a specific spot on Earth:expressed in degrees of la…
refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
a segment of the worldwide system for standardizing time; the…
a system of imaginary lines that measure a location's distanc…
absolute location
refers to a specific spot on Earth:expressed in degrees of la…
relative location
refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
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7th grade Social Studies Chapter 2
Marco Polo
Crusades
Arab traders in the Middle East
Spices, Sugar, and Sulk from China and…
1271 set off from Italy on a great journey to China
1095 the Europeans launched the first of nine expeditions kno…
Merchants first bought goods where
what did Arab merchants sell?
Marco Polo
1271 set off from Italy on a great journey to China
Crusades
1095 the Europeans launched the first of nine expeditions kno…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
globalization
judicial
US Congress
command
_______________________________ is the growth in free trade b…
The part of the government that interprets the laws for the w…
The legislative branch is known as the ______________________…
The ancient civilizations of Egypt and Mesopotamia began as _…
globalization
_______________________________ is the growth in free trade b…
judicial
The part of the government that interprets the laws for the w…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
Absolute location
Relative location
Navigable
Bayou
Refers to it pacific spot on earth; of ten expressed in degrees
Refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
Describes the water that is deep enough for safe travel by bo…
Usually a small and sluggish creek; may also be miles long an…
Absolute location
Refers to it pacific spot on earth; of ten expressed in degrees
Relative location
Refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
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7th Grade - Social Studies - Chapter 2 Study Guide
Christopher Columbus
Vasco Núñez de Balboa
Leif Erikson
Amerigo Vespucci
An explorer that was famous for discovering America, even tho…
A Spanish colonist who explored the Caribbean coast of what i…
A viking who sailed from a colony in Greenland in 1001 and sp…
Sailed twice to the new land. His land was labeled "The Land…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer that was famous for discovering America, even tho…
Vasco Núñez de Balboa
A Spanish colonist who explored the Caribbean coast of what i…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Test Review 7th Grade
Chapter 1
It takes the earth __________ hours to…
Every ____ years we add an extra day.
That day is February __th
...
24 ... 365
Four
29
Chapter 1
...
It takes the earth __________ hours to…
24 ... 365
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
solar energy
rotation
revolution
latitude
energy from the sun; needed to survive
is one complete spin of Earth on its axis
trip round the sun; take 365 days
distance north or south of Earth's equator
solar energy
energy from the sun; needed to survive
rotation
is one complete spin of Earth on its axis
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Social Studies - 7th Grade - Chapter 2
Who Said It?
What river did Jacques Cartier claim,…
Who helped the Hurons fight the Iroquo…
Who was captured and tortured by the M…
William Bradford
The St. Lawrence River for France
Samuel de Champlain
Isaac Jogues, also a Jesuit missionary to the Hurons and Algo…
Who Said It?
William Bradford
What river did Jacques Cartier claim,…
The St. Lawrence River for France
7th Grade World Regions Chapter 2 Social Studies Study Guide
Cold climate adaptation
Easiest place for people to live
Human adaptation to the environment
Why is desertification increasing?
Heater, warm clothes, built their homes with fewer windows an…
Flat areas with fertile soil
Wearing sweaters, coats, and clothing
Land is being overfarmed, overlogged, and overgrazed
Cold climate adaptation
Heater, warm clothes, built their homes with fewer windows an…
Easiest place for people to live
Flat areas with fertile soil
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7th grade: Chapter 2 TEST social studies
document that protects English nobles'…
peaceful transfer of power that change…
system of law based on precedent and c…
established a tradition of direct demo…
Magna Carta
Glorious Revolution
Common Law
Mayflower Compact
document that protects English nobles'…
Magna Carta
peaceful transfer of power that change…
Glorious Revolution
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7th Grade Social Studies, Chapter 2 - Section 1 Vocabulary
plains
plateaus
ranges
tributaries
areas of flat or gently rolling land without a sharp rise or…
areas of flat elevated land that drop sharply on one or more…
groups of mountains
any smaller stream or river that flows into a larger stream o…
plains
areas of flat or gently rolling land without a sharp rise or…
plateaus
areas of flat elevated land that drop sharply on one or more…
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(7th Grade; Social Studies) Chapter 2: Islamic Civilization
oasis
caravan
Makkah
Bedouin
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetati…
A group of merchants and animals that travel together.
An important religious site & trade center.
Group of people in the desert that travel.
oasis
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetati…
caravan
A group of merchants and animals that travel together.
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2 Lesson 1
A holy war between Catholics and Muslims
The intended purpose of the Crusade wa…
The Crusades exposed Europeans to ____…
___________ returned from China in the…
Crusader
take back control of Christian holy sites in the Middle East…
Arab merchant
...
A holy war between Catholics and Muslims
Crusader
The intended purpose of the Crusade wa…
take back control of Christian holy sites in the Middle East…
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7th Grade - Social Studies - Chapter 2: Lesson 4
Samuel de Champlain
Coureur de Bois
Jacques Marquette
Alliance
Made the first of eleven voyages to explore and map the lands…
The French term for "Runners of the woods", were independent…
A French missionary that founded two missions along the Great…
An agreement between parties that benefit them both
Samuel de Champlain
Made the first of eleven voyages to explore and map the lands…
Coureur de Bois
The French term for "Runners of the woods", were independent…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2-4 Test Review
Sir Walter Raleigh settlement?
What is a joint stock company? Give ex…
What crop was America founded on?
What settlement had the goal of findin…
Roanoke Colony
a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders. T…
Tobacco
Roanoke
Sir Walter Raleigh settlement?
Roanoke Colony
What is a joint stock company? Give ex…
a company whose stock is owned jointly by the shareholders. T…
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7th grade social studies test chapter 2
The water most important to humans
Evergreen trees with cones and needles
Climate region at low latitudes
Chemicals in air pollution combined wi…
freshwater
coniferous
tropics
acid rain
The water most important to humans
freshwater
Evergreen trees with cones and needles
coniferous
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Social Studies 7th Grade Chapter2 Test
Romanitis
Roman Law
Citizen
Aesthetics
Roman Identity and Self Image
The Law code of ancient Romans which forms the basis of civil…
The people who could participate in the government
A set of principles concerned with the nature and appreciatio…
Romanitis
Roman Identity and Self Image
Roman Law
The Law code of ancient Romans which forms the basis of civil…
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Social studies 7th grade chapter 2 vocabulary
absolute location
relative location
time zones
navigable
Refers to a specific spot on earth; often expressed in degree…
Refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
A segment of the worldwide system for standardizing time; the…
Describes water that is deep enough for safe travel by boat,…
absolute location
Refers to a specific spot on earth; often expressed in degree…
relative location
Refers to where a place is in relation to another place or pl…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2 Test European Exploration
alliance
Amerigo Vespucci
Bartolome de Las Casas
Christopher Columbus
an agreement between both parties that benefits them both
Italian/Spanish; America named after him
Priest... Helped bring reform to encomienda system ... Spanish sett…
Italian/Spanish... falsely credited for discovering Americas whi…
alliance
an agreement between both parties that benefits them both
Amerigo Vespucci
Italian/Spanish; America named after him
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Chapter 2 (7th grade social studies)
Strait
Circumnavigate
Conquistadors
Plantations
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Travel around
Soldier-adventures
Large farms worked by laborers who live on the property
Strait
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Circumnavigate
Travel around
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Chapter 2 (7th grade social studies)
Strait
Circumnavigate
Conquistadors
Plantations
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Travel around
Soldier-adventures
Large farms worked by laborers who live on the property
Strait
A narrow passage that connects two larges bodies of water.
Circumnavigate
Travel around
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7th grade social studies texas chapter 2
petro chemical
alluvial soils
buttes
agribusiness
business with producing oil and gas
desposied river soil
flaptop hills
large scale commercial farming
petro chemical
business with producing oil and gas
alluvial soils
desposied river soil
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7th Grade Social Studies Europe Chapter 2
Christianity
When did invaders overthrow emperor an…
What are the collapse of Rome effects?…
Feudalism
30 AD- Jesus of Nazareth traveled and preached ... Christ means…
476 AD
1. time of uncertainty and confusion ... 2. legal system no long…
system in which land owned by the lords, but owned by the vas…
Christianity
30 AD- Jesus of Nazareth traveled and preached ... Christ means…
When did invaders overthrow emperor an…
476 AD
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Social Studies Chapter 2 7th grade
Labor:
Capital
Eneterperneership
Supply
Ability of people to do work
Is money and goods to help provide services
Is the act of running a business and taking on the risks of t…
Is the amount of a good or service that a producer wants to s…
Labor:
Ability of people to do work
Capital
Is money and goods to help provide services
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7th grade Social Studies chapter 2
Archipelogo
Atoll
bay
butte
A group of islands
A ring shaped reef, island or chain of islands formed of coral
broad inlet of the sea where land curves inward
Isolated hill with steep sides and flat top
Archipelogo
A group of islands
Atoll
A ring shaped reef, island or chain of islands formed of coral
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Social Studies Chapter 2 (7th)
Marco Polo
The Portuguese
Henry the Navigator
Bartholomeu Dias
An explore and author; he wrote 'Travels' that later inspired…
Sailed south along the western coast of Africa and set up tra…
Helped lay the groundwork for the era of exploration; brought…
The first explore that sailed around the southern tip of Africa
Marco Polo
An explore and author; he wrote 'Travels' that later inspired…
The Portuguese
Sailed south along the western coast of Africa and set up tra…
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Chapter 2 Social Studies 7th Grade
Vikings
Leif Erikson
Amerigo Vespucci
Vasco Nuñez de Balboa
First Europeans in America
Leader of the vikings
Realized that Columbus discovered America not Asia... America i…
Explored Panama... Was the first European to see the Pacific Oc…
Vikings
First Europeans in America
Leif Erikson
Leader of the vikings
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Social Studies - 7th grade chapter 2
glacier
surplus
causeway
quipu
thick sheets of ice
extra food to support large populations
raised roads made of packed earth
a cord or string with knots that stood for quantities
glacier
thick sheets of ice
surplus
extra food to support large populations
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7th grade social studies chapter 2 notes
Marco Polo
Renaissance
Printing Press
Marco Polo
Italian explorere traveled to Asia and inspired others to wan…
a time of great change in Europe
made Marco Polo's books more available
Man of a million stories
Marco Polo
Italian explorere traveled to Asia and inspired others to wan…
Renaissance
a time of great change in Europe
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Chapter 2-3 Social Studies 7th grade
Plantation
Cash crops
Commerce
Merchantilism
Large farms
1 or 2 products grown for a profit
Buying and selling of goods or commodities
Belief that a country's power depends on its wealth. They can…
Plantation
Large farms
Cash crops
1 or 2 products grown for a profit
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7th Grade - Social Studies - Chapter 2: Section 3
Mercantilism
John Cabot
Northwest Passage
Henry Hudson
A system that held that colonies existed to make the home cou…
An Italian explorer who was interested in Columbus' voyage; h…
A sea route from the Atlantic to the Pacific that passed thro…
An English explorer who made four voyages in search for a nor…
Mercantilism
A system that held that colonies existed to make the home cou…
John Cabot
An Italian explorer who was interested in Columbus' voyage; h…
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7th grade social studies chapter 2
caravels
crusades
islam
renaissance
helped make long sea voyages possible
religious explorations that had the unplanned result of findi…
a religion that started in the 600's
means rebirth
caravels
helped make long sea voyages possible
crusades
religious explorations that had the unplanned result of findi…
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7th Grade Social Studies Chapter 2
Village
Cities
Complex Society has
Typical early city economy
had little need for complex government
too large to mange like a village
Cities... A well organized government... workers with specialised j…
was based on farming and trade
Village
had little need for complex government
Cities
too large to mange like a village
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7th Grade - Social Studies chapter 2
renaissance
printing press
Marco polo
Portuguese
The historical period of intellectual and artistic creativity
this invention helped Marco Polo's Travels gain wider circula…
traveled to Asia and wrote a book about it's marvels
traded for gold and slaves
renaissance
The historical period of intellectual and artistic creativity
printing press
this invention helped Marco Polo's Travels gain wider circula…
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7th Grade Social Studies
federal system
impeach
veto
executive orders
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
to bring charges against
to cancel; say no
non-legislative directives issued by the United States in cer…
federal system
a system that divided powers between the states and the feder…
impeach
to bring charges against
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7th Grade Social Studies-Chapter 2
Magellan
Hudson
Ponce de Leon
Pizzaro
1st to circumnavigate the world
explored the river named after him in present day NY
explored Florida, searching for the Fountain of Youth
conquered the Incas
Magellan
1st to circumnavigate the world
Hudson
explored the river named after him in present day NY
Chapter 2 Social Studies Guide-7th grade
What is Africa's highest point?
What is Africa's largest lake?
What is Africa's major surrounding bod…
What country has best mineral deposits?
Mount Kilimanjaro
Lake Victoria
Atlantic & Indian Ocean
South Africa & Botswana
What is Africa's highest point?
Mount Kilimanjaro
What is Africa's largest lake?
Lake Victoria
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7th grade social studies
great compromise of 1787
Trail of tears
qualifications for citizenship
qualification for president and vice p…
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
Over 18 years old, Permanent resident for 5 years, Good chara…
natural born citizen, at least 35, and resident for 14 years
great compromise of 1787
was an agreement between large and small states reached durin…
Trail of tears
(1838-39) an 800-mile forced march made by the Cherokee from…
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Chapter 2 7th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary Words
Christopher Columbus
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
Ferdinand Magellan
strait
person who discovered America but people question if he was t…
a Spanish colonist who explored the Caribbean coast that is n…
Portuguese explorer who in September 1519 set out to find an…
narrow passage that connects two large bodies of water
Christopher Columbus
person who discovered America but people question if he was t…
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
a Spanish colonist who explored the Caribbean coast that is n…
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