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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 1
Scribe
city state
Polytheism
Myth
A person who serves as a professional copyist, especially one…
A city with it's own government and laws; both a city and a s…
The belief in many gods.
A traditional story; in some cultures, a legend that explains…
Scribe
A person who serves as a professional copyist, especially one…
city state
A city with it's own government and laws; both a city and a s…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 2 Vocabulary
empire
Babylon
caravan
bazaar
many territories and peoples controlled by one government
the capital of Babylonia, a city of great wealth and luxury
a group of traders traveling together
a market selling different kinds of good
empire
many territories and peoples controlled by one government
Babylon
the capital of Babylonia, a city of great wealth and luxury
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Grade 5 Social Studies History Alive! Chapter 2
origin stories
migrant
migration routes
adaptations
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
the path followed by a group of people when they move from on…
changes in a way of life that allow people or (organisms) to…
origin stories
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
migrant
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 1 Vocabulary
scribe
Fertile Crescent
city-state
polytheism
professional writer
a region in Southwest Asia, site of the first civilization
a city that is also separate, independent state
the belief in many gods
scribe
professional writer
Fertile Crescent
a region in Southwest Asia, site of the first civilization
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
climate map
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
the study of people, places, and the earth
a map that shows the weather of an area over a long period of…
landform
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
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Social Studies chapter 2 section 1 and 2
Missionary
Mercantilism
Conquistador
Treaty of Tordesillas
A person who spreads his or her religious beliefs to others
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
set the boundary established in 1493 to define Spanish and Po…
Missionary
A person who spreads his or her religious beliefs to others
Mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
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Social Studies Chapter 2
hunter-gatherers
bands
nomad
migration
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
people that move from place to place
the act of moving from place to another usually to hunt
hunter-gatherers
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
bands
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 1
scribe
Fertile Crescent
city-state
polytheism
a professional writer
a region in Southwest Asia; site of the first civilizations
a city that is also a separate independent state
the belief in many gods
scribe
a professional writer
Fertile Crescent
a region in Southwest Asia; site of the first civilizations
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Social Studies- Chapter 2
Viking's Longship
Jacques Cartier
Enslaved Africans
Columbian Exchange
ships that could be easily manuvered
Led France to North America
Traded
Trade from North America and Europe
Viking's Longship
ships that could be easily manuvered
Jacques Cartier
Led France to North America
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Social Studies Chapter 2
US Army
Antique
Assembly Line
Bicycle
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
something made a long time ago
Each worker does one part of the job instead of the entire jo…
popular form of transportation from the 1880s to the 1890s
US Army
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
Antique
something made a long time ago
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Social Studies: LA History - Chapter 2
Cultural Diffusion
The Acadians
Surrounding forests provide opportunit…
The rolling hills and forests
When new customs blend with old ideas and practices to form e…
French Canadians that came to Louisiana begging in the 1760s
How does location affect Northern Louisiana
What geographical features provide Sportman's Paradise with i…
Cultural Diffusion
When new customs blend with old ideas and practices to form e…
The Acadians
French Canadians that came to Louisiana begging in the 1760s
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Chapter 2 social studies
Thematic map
vegetation map
physical features map
climate
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
A map that shows where different things grow
shows landforms and bodies of water
pattern of weather for a long period of time
Thematic map
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
vegetation map
A map that shows where different things grow
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
location
mountain range
continent
globe
the place where something is found
a large group of mountains
the largest land areas on Earth
a model of the planet Earth
location
the place where something is found
mountain range
a large group of mountains
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilization
theory
confederation
division of labor
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
an idea based on study and research
a loose group of government working together
work that is divided so that it is possible to produce more g…
civilization
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
theory
an idea based on study and research
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilizations
polytheism
society
empire
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
the worship of many gods
An organized community with established rules and traditions…
a large territory, consisting of many different places all un…
civilizations
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
polytheism
the worship of many gods
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Social Studies (Sections 1 & 2, Chapter 2)
Anthropologist
Biped
Habils
Johanson
the study of humanity
a two footed creature
handy man
the person who discovered Lucy
Anthropologist
the study of humanity
Biped
a two footed creature
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Grade 5 Social Studies History Alive! Chapter 2
origin stories
migrant
migration routes
adaptations
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
the path followed by a group of people when they move from on…
changes in a way of life that allow people or (organisms) to…
origin stories
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
migrant
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 2
headright system
faction
yamassee war
the lord's proprieters
allowed people to get land, political influence, and titles o…
small group of people who disagree with authority
a war between SC and the yamassee in 1715
a group of men who owned SC
headright system
allowed people to get land, political influence, and titles o…
faction
small group of people who disagree with authority
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Social Studies Chapter 2 section 3 and 4
Code
Cuniform
Hammurabi
Alphabet
An organized list of laws or rules
A form of writing that uses groups of wedges and lines; used…
King of Babylonian empire; established one of the oldest code…
A set of symbols that represent the sound of language
Code
An organized list of laws or rules
Cuniform
A form of writing that uses groups of wedges and lines; used…
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Chapter 2 History Alive Review - Social Studies
Which is the earliest known hominid?
What could Lucy do that gorillas could…
Why do we infer that Handy Man lived i…
Which hominid would have used a knife…
Australopithecus
carry her children
In ONE location more than one Handy Man's bones were found
Neanderthals
Which is the earliest known hominid?
Australopithecus
What could Lucy do that gorillas could…
carry her children
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Social Studies - chapter 2
environment
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fuel
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
natural resources that cannot be replaced
a substance burned as a source of heat and power such as coal…
environment
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
renewable resource
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
plain
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
the study of people, places and the earth
a large area of land that is flat or almost flat
landform
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Basin
Coastal Plain
Global Grid
Inland
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
The grid formed by crisscrossing lines of latitude and longit…
Not bordering an ocean.
Basin
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Coastal Plain
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
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Social Studies Chapter 2
descendant
agriculture
dugout canoe
shamon
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
the planting and growing of crops for food
A boat made by hollowing out a tree trunk
A spiritual leader in a Native American group who performs re…
descendant
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
agriculture
the planting and growing of crops for food
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History Chapter 2 sections 3 & 4 - Social Studies 8
Egypt and Mesopotamia
Pastoral nomads
hostile and barbric and uncivilized
they carried products between civilize…
New sites of civilization have been found in ____ and ___.
they domesticated animals for both food and clothing. They al…
how people in settled communites viewed pastiral nomads
How pastoral nomads helped long distance travel
Egypt and Mesopotamia
New sites of civilization have been found in ____ and ___.
Pastoral nomads
they domesticated animals for both food and clothing. They al…
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
Culture
Custom
Ancestors
Immigrants
way of life
the special way a group of people do something
beginning with your parents and grandparents, all those in yo…
a person who comes to a new land from another place to live
Culture
way of life
Custom
the special way a group of people do something
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
origin stories
pictograph
migration
environment
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
a picture that represents an important event or idea
The movement of people from one country/area of the world to…
The natural surroundings of a place, including land, water, a…
origin stories
A tale that a group of people tells about where they came fro…
pictograph
a picture that represents an important event or idea
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Social Studies Chapter 2
canopy road
citrus fruit
conserve
coral reef
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
Using a resource wisely or limited.
Structures in the ocean that are formed from the shells of ti…
canopy road
A road that passes beneath a canopy, or archway, or tall, mos…
citrus fruit
A fruit that grows on trees in warm climates.
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
agriculture
council
culture
native
farming
a group of people who make rules or laws
the way a group of people live.
born in a place
agriculture
farming
council
a group of people who make rules or laws
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 3
Human Geography
Location
Erosion
Weathering
Type of geography that looks at people, how they live and get…
Theme of geography that describes where something is at
The process in which nature breaks down rock
When nature moves sediment from one place to another
Human Geography
Type of geography that looks at people, how they live and get…
Location
Theme of geography that describes where something is at
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Natural Resource
Mineral
Aqueducts
Canal
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
a natural resource found inside Earth
Large pipes that water is brought to dry areas through
a waterway dug across land
Natural Resource
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
Mineral
a natural resource found inside Earth
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Chapter 2 Social Studies
Mountain
Hills
Plateau
Plains
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
Landform that is a large, elevated piece of flat land.
Landforms that are large areas of flat or gently rolling land.
Mountain
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Hills
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
cavern
mineral
evaporate
ice age
underground cave
material obtained by mining, such as coal or gold
change from a liquid to a gas
a period of time when Earth was much colder than it is today
cavern
underground cave
mineral
material obtained by mining, such as coal or gold
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Social studies chapter 2
rural
suburb
suburban
urban
having to do with the countryside, farms and small towns
a smaller community built near a larger city
having to do with smaller communities around cities
having to do with a city
rural
having to do with the countryside, farms and small towns
suburb
a smaller community built near a larger city
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
glacier
migration
agriculture
civilization
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
movement from one region to another
farming, or growing plants
a group of people living together who have systems of governm…
glacier
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
migration
movement from one region to another
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Social Studies Chapter 2
scale
map key
line of latitude
line of longitude
a diagram that shows the relationship between distances on a…
an explanation of what the symbols on a map stand for
an imaginary line that runs east and west around the globe; a…
an imaginary line that runs around the globe between the Nort…
scale
a diagram that shows the relationship between distances on a…
map key
an explanation of what the symbols on a map stand for
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Social Studies Chapter 2
archaeologist
tule
irrigation
game
a scientist who studies the remains of human cultures
a flexible, thick stemmed marsh plant used to thatch shelters
a method of channeling water from rivers or lakes to farmland
animals hunted for food
archaeologist
a scientist who studies the remains of human cultures
tule
a flexible, thick stemmed marsh plant used to thatch shelters
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Chapter 2 Social Studies Key Terms
hominid
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
anthropologist
remains
a prehistoric human
the earliest known group of hominids
a scientist who studies human development and culture
a dead body
hominid
a prehistoric human
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
the earliest known group of hominids
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social studies chapter 2 section 2: cities and civilizations (not history)
why is Uruk important
What is a government ... why was the gove…
what happens in a community's economy
what is a civilization
because it was the largest and oldest city that is still hold…
the 1st largest city... strong well organized government... they co…
produced and distribute gods and services
a complex society that has cities... A well organized government…
why is Uruk important
because it was the largest and oldest city that is still hold…
What is a government ... why was the gove…
the 1st largest city... strong well organized government... they co…
History/Social Studies Chapter 2
Impact
Norther
Resource
Aquifer
The effect that something or someone has on a person or event
Blast of cold air from Canada that sweeps across Texas and Gu…
A natural material that can be used by people
A layer of rock or gravel that absorbs water or rain and keep…
Impact
The effect that something or someone has on a person or event
Norther
Blast of cold air from Canada that sweeps across Texas and Gu…
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Social Studies-Chapter 2 Vocabulary
landforms
geography
climate
natural resources
the shape of the surface of the land
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
a place's weather over a long period of time
something found in nature that people use
landforms
the shape of the surface of the land
geography
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 3
mercantilism
mother country
naval stores
bounty
an economic theory saying that a country became rich by impor…
a country that had colonies
products like tar, rosin, and sap that help keep boats floating
a special price for a certain item
mercantilism
an economic theory saying that a country became rich by impor…
mother country
a country that had colonies
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Social Studies Chapter 2
needs
wants
resource
cost
things that are required in order to live, food, water, shelt…
things that people would like to have
Anything that can be used to produce something else
the price of something
needs
things that are required in order to live, food, water, shelt…
wants
things that people would like to have
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Social Studies Chapter 2
strait
circumnavigate
conquistador
plantation
narrow passage(water) that connects two large bodies of water
to travel all around the world
conquerer; especially one of the 16th century Spanish soldier…
large estate farmed by many workers
strait
narrow passage(water) that connects two large bodies of water
circumnavigate
to travel all around the world
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Social Studies Chapter 2.1
Olmecs
Mayas
Aztecs
Incas
The Olmecs were the first known civilization in Central Ameri…
The Mayas were influenced by the Olmecs, they lived in the ra…
After the abandonment of Mayan cities, a new civilization ros…
Far to the south of the Aztecs were the Incas , they built on…
Olmecs
The Olmecs were the first known civilization in Central Ameri…
Mayas
The Mayas were influenced by the Olmecs, they lived in the ra…
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Vocabulary - Social Studies - Chapter 2
Theory
Glacier
Migration
Agriculture
An explanation or belief about how things happen or will happen
A huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
A movement from one region to another
Farming, or growing plants
Theory
An explanation or belief about how things happen or will happen
Glacier
A huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
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social studies chapter 2 section 2
drainage basin
ground water
hydrolic cycle
landform
the area drained by a major river
water found beneath the earths surface
the circulation of water between the earth, the oceans, and t…
a feature on the earths surfaced formed by physical force
drainage basin
the area drained by a major river
ground water
water found beneath the earths surface
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
region
swamp
marsh
bayou
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
A wetland with many trees.
An area of low, wet land covered mostly with tall grasses.
A slow moving, marshy body of water.
region
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
swamp
A wetland with many trees.
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Section 1
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing
early ancestor of humans
a relative who lived in the past
any handheld object that has been modified to help a person a…
prehistory
the time before there was writing
hominid
early ancestor of humans
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
marsh
swamp
desert
bayou
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
a dry, often sandy area where there is little rainfall
a marshy, slow-moving stream
marsh
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
swamp
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
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