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Social Studies - USA Today
Equator
Prime Meridian
Antarctica
Australia
The name of 0 degrees latitude
The name of o degrees longitude
Equator
The name of 0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian
The name of o degrees longitude
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Social Studies - USA Today
Equator
Prime Meridian
Antarctica
Australia
The name of 0 degrees latitude
The name of o degrees longitude
Equator
The name of 0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian
The name of o degrees longitude
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Social Studies - USA Today
Equator
Prime Meridian
Antarctica
Australia
The name of 0 degrees latitude
The name of o degrees longitude
Equator
The name of 0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian
The name of o degrees longitude
Social Studies: Southeast Today
state legislature
governor
state courts
reefs
legislative branch that makes laws for a state
head of executive branch; carries out state laws
judicial branch
ridge of rocks, sand, or coral near the surface of the sea
state legislature
legislative branch that makes laws for a state
governor
head of executive branch; carries out state laws
Social Studies : The Northeast Today
specialize
candidates
campaigns
town meeting
to work at one kind of job and do it well
people who run for office in elections
series of actions taken with the goal of getting someone elec…
when citizens gather to discuss and vote on important community
specialize
to work at one kind of job and do it well
candidates
people who run for office in elections
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Social Studies - USA Today New
Equator
Prime Meridian
Antarctica
Australia
The name of 0 degrees latitude
The name of o degrees longitude
Equator
The name of 0 degrees latitude
Prime Meridian
The name of o degrees longitude
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Social Studies Russia Today
culture
nomad
yurt
terrain
the values, lifestyle, and practices of a group
a person who moves from place to place according to the seasons
a traditional, portable tent made of felt, animal hair, or wo…
the physical features of a section of land
culture
the values, lifestyle, and practices of a group
nomad
a person who moves from place to place according to the seasons
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Social Studies Indiana Today
economy
gross state product
Surplus
Competition
the way in which people of a state, region, or country use re…
the total value of all the goods and service produced by the…
an extra amount of goods; more than what is needed
the contest among businesses to sell the most products
economy
the way in which people of a state, region, or country use re…
gross state product
the total value of all the goods and service produced by the…
Canada Today (social studies)
Parliamentary democracy
Inuit
Indigneous
Bilingual
people who can vote directly elect lawmakers to parliament.
Indigenous people formerly called Eskimos.
Individuals who come from an areas first inhabitants.
A country with two official languages.
Parliamentary democracy
people who can vote directly elect lawmakers to parliament.
Inuit
Indigenous people formerly called Eskimos.
Social Studies ME Today
Egypt's Economy
Egypt's Major City
Egypt's Government
Egypt's Geological Features
Export is mainly oil 40% agriculture. Some tourism and factor…
Cairo
Country of transition...General in charge
Nile River, Suez Canal, Aswan High Dam, Sahara Desert, Pyramids
Egypt's Economy
Export is mainly oil 40% agriculture. Some tourism and factor…
Egypt's Major City
Cairo
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Unit 4 Social Studies : Our Country Today
Motto
Freedom
Monument
Citizen
A word or saying people try to live by
Every citizens right to make choices
A statue that honors a person
A member of a community, state, or country
Motto
A word or saying people try to live by
Freedom
Every citizens right to make choices
Social Studies- Southwest today
aerospace
reservation
crude oil
refinery
having to do with the building and testing of aircraft and eq…
land set aside by the government for use by Native Americans
petroleum pumped from the ground
a factory that turns crude oil into useful products, such as…
aerospace
having to do with the building and testing of aircraft and eq…
reservation
land set aside by the government for use by Native Americans
Social Studies Mexico Today!
Descandants
Ancestry
Murals
Artifacts
Future generations.
Heritage.
Large paintings on walls.
Tools and other ornaments that show something about how a cul…
Descandants
Future generations.
Ancestry
Heritage.
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Social studies- the world today
Aids
Aids epidemic
ARV
Autonomous Republic of Crimea
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome is a progressive disorder…
Major outbreak of AIDS. While a global issue this hit Sub Sah…
Antiretroviral Therapy helps slow down the progression of hiv…
By dec. 1998 Crimea became known as this, gaining its indepen…
Aids
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome is a progressive disorder…
Aids epidemic
Major outbreak of AIDS. While a global issue this hit Sub Sah…
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Social Studies Today
What was he Black Plague?
How did the Black Plague affect the ma…
Hoe did the plague affect the hundred…
Why was the plague so devastating?
It was a strong pandemic, that killed from 75 to 200 million…
The plague caused so many deaths that the economy was treatin…
One of the main reasons the war started was because of the ec…
It messed the feudal system, meaning the wealth of the social…
What was he Black Plague?
It was a strong pandemic, that killed from 75 to 200 million…
How did the Black Plague affect the ma…
The plague caused so many deaths that the economy was treatin…
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Social Studies - Chapter 7 - New Jersey Today
opportunity cost
supply
producer
demand
The cost of making a choice or purchasing an item.
The amount of goods or services available to consumers.
A person or business who makes goods.
The level of desire of consumers for a good or service.
opportunity cost
The cost of making a choice or purchasing an item.
supply
The amount of goods or services available to consumers.
Civics today midterms study guide
Civics
Naturalization
Hispanics
African Americans
Studies the rights and duties of citizens
Legal process to obtain citizenship
Ethnic group that arent African or European decent
Immigrants forced to come to the united states
Civics
Studies the rights and duties of citizens
Naturalization
Legal process to obtain citizenship
Social Studies-The West Today
How do people use technology to help t…
GPS
Satellite
Denver's nickname
They use satellites to send signals over the mountains. GPS m…
Global Positioning System
An object that orbits the earth
The Mile High City
How do people use technology to help t…
They use satellites to send signals over the mountains. GPS m…
GPS
Global Positioning System
social studies test today
Birth rates minus death rate equals?
what is the first stage?
If you have more than what you need?
what is the second stage?
population growth
agricultural revolution
surplus
industrial revolution
Birth rates minus death rate equals?
population growth
what is the first stage?
agricultural revolution
Government and Civics Social Studies
government
president
Constitution
mayor
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
the leader of our country
the plan for our nation's government
the leader of a local government
government
all the people who run a community, state, or conutry
president
the leader of our country
Social Studies/Civics 3
amendment
amendment process
Anti-Federalist
Bill of Rights
Change or addition to a document or plan, such as the Constit…
Rules for amending the Constitution. These are specified in t…
Opponent of the central government as defined by the Constitu…
First ten amendments to the Constitution
amendment
Change or addition to a document or plan, such as the Constit…
amendment process
Rules for amending the Constitution. These are specified in t…
Social studies, civics
Legislative branch
The senate
The house of representitives
Judicial branch
Makes our goverment a representitive democracy, it is divided…
Qualification: You must be atleast 30 yrs old, been a U.S cit…
Qualification: you must be atleast 25 yrs old, been a citizen…
They interpret laws to find out what they mean... The judicia…
Legislative branch
Makes our goverment a representitive democracy, it is divided…
The senate
Qualification: You must be atleast 30 yrs old, been a U.S cit…
Social Studies Civics/Government
community
constitution
culture
democracy
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
a government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
community
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
constitution
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
Chapter 2 Study Guide Civics Today
What was important about the House of…
What is significant about the Mayflowe…
What are the four sources of American…
What did the Magna Carta establish in…
22 men called burgesses that started the House of Burgesses a…
It set up a direct democracy which all men could vote.
Common Law, Equity Law, Constitutional Law, and Statutory Law
It granted certain rights to all land holders.
What was important about the House of…
22 men called burgesses that started the House of Burgesses a…
What is significant about the Mayflowe…
It set up a direct democracy which all men could vote.
Our Country Today Social Studies
government
citizen
West Monroe
mayor
a group of people who work together to run a city, state, or…
a member of a community, state, or country
the city we live in
leader of a city or town
government
a group of people who work together to run a city, state, or…
citizen
a member of a community, state, or country
Social studies today's world
Terrorism
Persian golf war
Al-Qaeda
Taliban
The use of violence aginst civialians to schive a goal
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the un…
A terrorist group
Provided shelter to Al-Qaeda
Terrorism
The use of violence aginst civialians to schive a goal
Persian golf war
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the un…
Today's World- Social Studies
Terrorism
Persian gulf war
Al-Qaeda
Taliban
The use of violence against civillans to achieve a goal
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the US
A militant Islamic group led by Osama-Bin-Laden
An Islamic goverment
Terrorism
The use of violence against civillans to achieve a goal
Persian gulf war
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the US
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Social Studies: "Today's World"
Terrorism
Persian Gulf War
Al Quada
Taliban
The use of violence against civilians to achieve a goal
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the Un…
A militant Islamist group led by a Saudi Arabian named Osama…
A militant Islamist government called the Taliban
Terrorism
The use of violence against civilians to achieve a goal
Persian Gulf War
A war between the forces of the United Nations, led by the Un…
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History Civics Today book chapter 15 study
What are Laws? How/what do they affect…
What makes a law a good law?
Precedant
Criminal law
- Laws are a set of rules that allow people in a society to l…
- If it is reasonable, understandable, and enforced by commun…
Legal opinions that become part of the law
- Prevents people from deliberatley or recklessly harming one…
What are Laws? How/what do they affect…
- Laws are a set of rules that allow people in a society to l…
What makes a law a good law?
- If it is reasonable, understandable, and enforced by commun…
Social Studies Chapter 11-The Southwest Today
aerospace
reservations
crude oil
refinery
the building or aircraft and equipment for air and space travel
land set aside for Native Americans
natural oil
factory that turns crude oil into products, including gasoline
aerospace
the building or aircraft and equipment for air and space travel
reservations
land set aside for Native Americans
Civics Today Chapter 2 (all sections) Study Guide
Monarch
Magna Carta
legislature
Parliament
king or queen
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
a group of people who make laws
the British legislature
Monarch
king or queen
Magna Carta
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
Civics Today Chapter 7 Study Guide
Amnesty
War Powers Act
Executive order
Federal Bureaucracy
a pardon to a group of people.
The President must notify congress within 48 hours of troops…
a rule or command that has the force of law.
the collective agencies and employees of the executive branch.
Amnesty
a pardon to a group of people.
War Powers Act
The President must notify congress within 48 hours of troops…
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Civics Today Chapter 2 Study Guide
Monarch
Magna Carta
legislature
Parliament
king or queen
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
a group of people who make laws
the British legislature
Monarch
king or queen
Magna Carta
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
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Civics Today Chapter 2 Study Guide
Monarch
Magna Carta
legislature
Parliament
king or queen
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
a group of people who make laws
the British legislature
Monarch
king or queen
Magna Carta
document signed by King John that protected the nobles' privi…
Social Studies Civics: 1.2
government
democracy
coup
dictatorship
organizations that controls and directs the making and admini…
government in which power is held by the people and is exerci…
sudden,violent overthrow of a government by a small group of…
government in which the ruler has absolute power and unlimite…
government
organizations that controls and directs the making and admini…
democracy
government in which power is held by the people and is exerci…
Social Studies Civics/Government
Community
Constitution
Culture
Democracy
Any group living in the same area or having interests, work,…
A document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
Learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
A government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
Community
Any group living in the same area or having interests, work,…
Constitution
A document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
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Social Studies Civics Vocabulary
Civics
Government
Citizen
Rights
The study of government and the people who are governed.
A system by which a community is ruled.
A person born or naturalized into a country, who is entitled…
Certain benefits guaranteed to people by law.
Civics
The study of government and the people who are governed.
Government
A system by which a community is ruled.
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Social Studies/Civics: Vocabulary
Fatigue
Consternation
Hysterical
Consorting
Extreme tiredness, exhaustion
Dismay, confusion
Emotionally out of control
associating with someone who other people don't like.
Fatigue
Extreme tiredness, exhaustion
Consternation
Dismay, confusion
Social Studies: Civics
Autocracy
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Democracy
Government in which one person has all the power.
King or queen rules the country. Power is passed on through t…
One leader has absolute (100%) control. Will have fake electi…
Citizens hold the political power.
Autocracy
Government in which one person has all the power.
Monarchy
King or queen rules the country. Power is passed on through t…
Social Studies civics
citizen
deport
community
Pennsylvania
person in a community ... born in the U.S.A.
send back
group of people
citizen
person in a community ... born in the U.S.A.
deport
send back
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Social Studies Chapter 7: The Southeast Today
state legislature
governor
food processing
pulp
the legislative branch of state government
the head of the executive branch of state government
the cooking, canning, drying, freezing, or packaging of food…
a soft mixture of ground-up wood chips and chemicals
state legislature
the legislative branch of state government
governor
the head of the executive branch of state government
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History Civics today chapter 17 and 18 study
Economics
Free enterprise system
Needs, and examples
Wants, and examples
- How we make decisions where recourses are limited as well a…
- An economic system where people are free to run their busin…
- Things required for survival... - ex. Food, water, clothing, a…
- Things we would like to have ... - ex. Entertainment, vacation…
Economics
- How we make decisions where recourses are limited as well a…
Free enterprise system
- An economic system where people are free to run their busin…
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History Section 7 Civics Today Test Study
Supreme Court
What does it say on the Supreme Court…
Judiciary Act
Lawsuit
- Make up third branch of U.S. government... - At the top of the…
- "Equal justice under law"
- 1784... - Passed district courts and circuit court of appeals.
- a legal case brought to settle a dispute between people or…
Supreme Court
- Make up third branch of U.S. government... - At the top of the…
What does it say on the Supreme Court…
- "Equal justice under law"
GED - Social Studies (civics and government)
popular sovereignty
constitutionalism
limited government
majority rule
The government derives it's power from the consent of the gov…
A way of thinking that combines the ideas of a limited govern…
The government's powers are spelled out and also limited by l…
Decisions are made by a vote of more than half of the people…
popular sovereignty
The government derives it's power from the consent of the gov…
constitutionalism
A way of thinking that combines the ideas of a limited govern…
Social Studies Civics #2
House of Representatives
Bill
Supreme Court
unconstitutional
the larger of the two bodies that make up the legislature in…
a proposed law
highest court in the US established by the Constitution
not permitted by the Constitution
House of Representatives
the larger of the two bodies that make up the legislature in…
Bill
a proposed law
Social studies / civics 2
Articles of Confederation
bail
charter
City state
plan for government approved by the states in 1781. It proved…
money supplied as a guarantee that an arrested person will re…
Authority granted to an organization, such as a colony, to op…
Nation that colonists of a single city and its surrounding area
Articles of Confederation
plan for government approved by the states in 1781. It proved…
bail
money supplied as a guarantee that an arrested person will re…
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Social Studies - Chapter 17: North Africa Today
aquifers
ergs
Muammar al-Qaddhafi
cotton
underground rock layers that store large amounts of water
shifting sand in the Sahara
leader of Libya
one of Egypt's main exports
aquifers
underground rock layers that store large amounts of water
ergs
shifting sand in the Sahara
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Social Studies Civics
Declaration of Independence
Citizenship
Civics
Republic
A formal document written by Thomas Jefferson declaring the f…
Naturalized citizen: citizen of country through birth... Native:…
Social science dealing with the rights and duties of citizens.
A form of government in which people elect someone to represe…
Declaration of Independence
A formal document written by Thomas Jefferson declaring the f…
Citizenship
Naturalized citizen: citizen of country through birth... Native:…
Social Studies #1 Civics
Constitution
Republic
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Our plan of government that sets up the three branches and sh…
A government where citizens elect representatives to make n a…
Power: makes laws, declares war, balance budget
Sign bills into laws enforce laws, lead the military
Constitution
Our plan of government that sets up the three branches and sh…
Republic
A government where citizens elect representatives to make n a…
Civics Chapter Social Studies
Constitution
Preamble
Federalism
Separation of powers
a plan for government
6 goals of our government
different levels of government (power)
Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Branch
Constitution
a plan for government
Preamble
6 goals of our government
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