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Chapter 5 Social Studies
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
canals
a large arc of rich, fertile farm land
a mixture if rich soil and tiny rocks
a way of supplying water to an area of land
human-made waterways
Fertile Crescent
a large arc of rich, fertile farm land
silt
a mixture if rich soil and tiny rocks
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Social Studies Chapter 5
biodiversity
civil engineering
colonization
deforestation
many different kinds of living things in a region or area
technology for building structure that change the landscape s…
the movement of settlers and their culture to a new country
a loss of forest cover in a region; cutting down all the tree…
biodiversity
many different kinds of living things in a region or area
civil engineering
technology for building structure that change the landscape s…
Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 5
Conquistadors
Northwest Passage
East Indies
Colonies
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
A water route from the Atlantic to the Pacific through northe…
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
Places ruled by another country, not by their own people
Conquistadors
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
Northwest Passage
A water route from the Atlantic to the Pacific through northe…
Chapter 5 - Social Studies
alliance
boycott
congress
debt
A formal agreement of friendship between countries.
To refuse to use or buy something.
A formal meeting of delegates for discussion and action.
money owed.
alliance
A formal agreement of friendship between countries.
boycott
To refuse to use or buy something.
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Social Studies chapter 5
Little Turtle
Blue Jacket
Treaty of Fort Harmar
General Anthony Wayne
Miami chief who led the attack that was later called "St.Clai…
Shawnee chief who led the attack that was later called "St. C…
peace treaty that divided the Northwest Territory into two pa…
general who defeated the Indians at the Battle of Fallen Timb…
Little Turtle
Miami chief who led the attack that was later called "St.Clai…
Blue Jacket
Shawnee chief who led the attack that was later called "St. C…
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Social Studies Chapter 5- Human Geography
demography
population density
birthrate
death rate
statistical study of human populations.
the average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
the number of live births each year for every 1,000 people li…
total number of deaths each year for every 1,000 people livin…
demography
statistical study of human populations.
population density
the average number of people living in an area; usually expre…
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chapter 5 social studies
conquistador
Northwest Passage
contagious disease
East Indies
A Spanish explorer who came to the Americas in the 1500s to c…
The route across the northern part of North America that Euro…
A sickness that can pass quickly from person to person.
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia.
conquistador
A Spanish explorer who came to the Americas in the 1500s to c…
Northwest Passage
The route across the northern part of North America that Euro…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Sachem
Iroquois Confederacy
colony
revolution
a ruler of a Narragansett territory
the strongest Native American organization that was made up o…
a settlement of people who came from one country to live in a…
a fight to overthrow the government that is also called a rev…
Sachem
a ruler of a Narragansett territory
Iroquois Confederacy
the strongest Native American organization that was made up o…
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
East Indies
Spanish explorers
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
sicknesses that spread quickly from person to person
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia whic…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers
Northwest Passage
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
East Indies
Spanish explorers
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
sicknesses that spread quickly from person to person
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia whic…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers
Northwest Passage
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
Social Studies-Chapter 5-Vocabulary
colonies
East Indies
Northwest Passage
explorers
places ruled by another country, not by their own people
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
Supposed route across the northern part of North America that…
people who traveled to a new and unfamiliar place
colonies
places ruled by another country, not by their own people
East Indies
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
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Social Studies - Chapter 5 Egypt
cataract
delta
silt
fertile
a steep waterfall
the area near a river's mouth where the river deposits fine s…
fine, fertile soil, deposited by a river
good for growing crops and other plants
cataract
a steep waterfall
delta
the area near a river's mouth where the river deposits fine s…
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Social Studies- Chapter 5
John Winthrop
expel
shipbuilding
triangular trade routes
He led the Puritans from England to Massachusetts Bay in 1630.
to force someone to leave
This was an important industry for the economy of the New Eng…
They connected England, the English colonies, and Africa.
John Winthrop
He led the Puritans from England to Massachusetts Bay in 1630.
expel
to force someone to leave
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Confederacy
Ambush
Political Party
Census
A group that is united for a common purpose
A surprise attack
A group of people who share some similar ideas about the gove…
A population count
Confederacy
A group that is united for a common purpose
Ambush
A surprise attack
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Queen Elizabeth I
Charter
Stock
Jamestown
Queen of England during the English defeat of the Spanish Arm…
Official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
Share in a company
First permanent English colony in North America, founded in 1…
Queen Elizabeth I
Queen of England during the English defeat of the Spanish Arm…
Charter
Official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
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social studies chapter 5
glacier
fall line
Industrial Revolution
broadleaf
a huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the land.
the line at which the piedmont plateau and the Coastal Plain…
the major change, starting in the 1800's in which power-drive…
These trees are those that drop their leaves in the winter
glacier
a huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the land.
fall line
the line at which the piedmont plateau and the Coastal Plain…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
cataract
delta
silt
fertile
a waterfall
the area near a river's mouth where the water deposits fine s…
fine, fertile soil deposited by a river
soil rich in nutrients, good for growing crops
cataract
a waterfall
delta
the area near a river's mouth where the water deposits fine s…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
nationalism
negotiate
council
reservation
pride in ones country
to try to work out an understanding
a group that makes laws
land the government sets aside for use by Native Americans
nationalism
pride in ones country
negotiate
to try to work out an understanding
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Chapter 5 social studies
monotheism
ethics
Torah
covenant
belief in a single god
beliefs about what is right and wrong
first five books of the Hebrew bible
binding agreement
monotheism
belief in a single god
ethics
beliefs about what is right and wrong
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Study Guide
Paul Revere
Boston Massacre
Patriot
effigy
Messenger of the revolution
Incident that led to the death of Crispus Attucks and four ot…
Person favoring independence
Rag figure representing an unpopular public figure
Paul Revere
Messenger of the revolution
Boston Massacre
Incident that led to the death of Crispus Attucks and four ot…
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 History, Biographies, and Timlines
history
immigrant
past
present
the story of the past
a person who moves from one country to another
things that happened then or long ago
things that happen now or today
history
the story of the past
immigrant
a person who moves from one country to another
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Social Studies Chapter 5
growing season
tidewater
fall line
glaciers
time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow
the water in rivers and streams rises and falls everyday with…
rivers from higher land flow to lower lands and often form wa…
pushed fertile soil from New England Colonies to the Middle a…
growing season
time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow
tidewater
the water in rivers and streams rises and falls everyday with…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Describe the land in the New England c…
Describe the climate in the New Englan…
What resources were plentiful in the N…
Describe the land in the Middle Coloni…
Rocky soil, rugged ,mountains, sandy soil
Cold, long winters, warm summers, short growing season
Wood for shipbuilding, whales, and cod.
Rolling hills and valleys, fertile soil, wide rivers.
Describe the land in the New England c…
Rocky soil, rugged ,mountains, sandy soil
Describe the climate in the New Englan…
Cold, long winters, warm summers, short growing season
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Habeas Corpus
Commoner
Crossbow
Longbow
The principle that accused persons cannot be held in jail wit…
A person who is not of noble rank.
A medieval weapon made up of a bow that was fixed across a wo…
A large bow used for firing feathered arrows.
Habeas Corpus
The principle that accused persons cannot be held in jail wit…
Commoner
A person who is not of noble rank.
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Chapter 5 Social Studies Test
writs of assistance
revenue
prohibited
The Sugar Act
legal documents that allowed customs officers to enter any lo…
incoming money
prevented
This act lowered the tax on imported molasses and let officer…
writs of assistance
legal documents that allowed customs officers to enter any lo…
revenue
incoming money
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Social Studies Chapter 5 India
subcontinent
monsoon season
subsistence farming
brahmin
a large region separated by water from other land areas
the rainy season
a type of farming in which people grow food just for their fa…
a priest or a teacher: the highest level in Aryan society
subcontinent
a large region separated by water from other land areas
monsoon season
the rainy season
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Northwest Passage
Profit
Portage
Charter
A water route through North America to Asia
The amount of money remaining after the costs of a business h…
A land route from one body of water to another
A document permitting colonists to settle land claimed by the…
Northwest Passage
A water route through North America to Asia
Profit
The amount of money remaining after the costs of a business h…
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Social Studies - Chapter 5
debt
congress
repeal
effigy
money that is owed
formal meeting, group that makes laws
to cancel
life-sized puppet
debt
money that is owed
congress
formal meeting, group that makes laws
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Social Studies Chapter 5
charter
stock
cash crop
indentured servant
A document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed…
Shares in a company (Virginia Company). Each person who had s…
a crop (farm product) grown for profit such as tobacco
someone who agrees to work for someone else for a certain amo…
charter
A document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed…
stock
Shares in a company (Virginia Company). Each person who had s…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Frederick Douglas
Harper's Ferry
Harriet Tubman
John Brown
He was a United States Abolitionist who founded the North Star
This Virginia town was the site of an attempted slave revolt…
She was an escaped slave who led hundreds of other slaves to…
This abolitionist was executed in 1859 after leading a failed…
Frederick Douglas
He was a United States Abolitionist who founded the North Star
Harper's Ferry
This Virginia town was the site of an attempted slave revolt…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Captain John Smith
Jamestown
Queen Elizabeth
The House of Burgesses
Who helped the people of Jamestown survive?
What colony started in 1607?
Sir Walter Raleigh was who's trusted advisor?
What was the law-making body in Jamestown called?
Captain John Smith
Who helped the people of Jamestown survive?
Jamestown
What colony started in 1607?
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Chapter 5 Social Studies
Quebec Act 1774
Assimilation
Neutral
Bilingualism
Extended boundaries of Quebec and granted equal rights to Cat…
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
Not favoring either side in a quarrel, contest, or war
The ability to speak two languages
Quebec Act 1774
Extended boundaries of Quebec and granted equal rights to Cat…
Assimilation
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
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Social Studies - Chapter 5
French and Indian War
George Washington
Albany Plan of Union
Plains of Abraham
a war that took place between England and France, both aided…
headed the English settlers
proposal by Benjamin Franklin to create one government for th…
a field near Quebec; site of a major British victory over the…
French and Indian War
a war that took place between England and France, both aided…
George Washington
headed the English settlers
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Chapter 5 Social Studies
Why did Native Americans chose sides?
French and Indian War
George Washington
Albany Plan of Union
Native Americans chose side bc they didn't want to give up th…
War was fought between the colonies of British America and Ne…
Worked for governor dinwiddie and built fort necessity
A grand Council with representatives from each colony
Why did Native Americans chose sides?
Native Americans chose side bc they didn't want to give up th…
French and Indian War
War was fought between the colonies of British America and Ne…
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Social Studies_Chapter 5
industry
export
import
Middle Passage
all the businesses that make one kind of product or provide o…
a product sent to another country and sold
a product brought into one country from another country
the voyage from Africa to the West Indies
industry
all the businesses that make one kind of product or provide o…
export
a product sent to another country and sold
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Social Studies - Chapter 5
dissent
expel
industry
imports
disagreement
forced to leave
all the businesses that make one kind of product or offer one…
goods brought into a country
dissent
disagreement
expel
forced to leave
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Slave state
Popular sovereignty
Underground Railroad
States' Rights
A state that permitted slavery
The right of people to make political decisions for themselves
A series of escape routes and hiding places to bring slaves o…
The idea that states, not the federal government, should make…
Slave state
A state that permitted slavery
Popular sovereignty
The right of people to make political decisions for themselves
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Social Studies Chapter 5
tax
dictator
republic
siege
money a government charges in exchange for services
a ruler who does not answer to the people
a type of government in which citizens choose leaders to repr…
the surrounding of a place by enemy forces trying to capture it
tax
money a government charges in exchange for services
dictator
a ruler who does not answer to the people
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Social studies chapter 5
Militia
Loyalist
Minutemen
Patriot
A group of people who can fight when they are need.
Americans that were loyal to the British.
Soldiers that said they were ready in a minute
Americans who liked the freedom in America
Militia
A group of people who can fight when they are need.
Loyalist
Americans that were loyal to the British.
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Social Studies Chapter 5
painting
sculpture
architecture
greek
Greek artists excelled in architecture, sculpture, and ______…
Greek artists excelled in architecture, _______, and painting
Greek artists excelled in _______, sculpture, and painting
________ artists excelled in architecture, sculpture, and pai…
painting
Greek artists excelled in architecture, sculpture, and ______…
sculpture
Greek artists excelled in architecture, _______, and painting
Social Studies/ Chapter 5
Loyalists
Patriots
George Washington
Thomas Paine
- Sided with Great Britain... - Didn't think they should go to w…
- supported war... - wanted to break away from king... - believed t…
- Part of the second continental congress... - he was the leader…
He wrote and published the panfet Common Sense that persuaded…
Loyalists
- Sided with Great Britain... - Didn't think they should go to w…
Patriots
- supported war... - wanted to break away from king... - believed t…
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Social Studies CHAPTER 5
Tax
Convention
Dictator
Rights
money a government charges in exchange for services
a formal meeting
a ruler who does not answer to the people
freedoms
Tax
money a government charges in exchange for services
Convention
a formal meeting
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Social Studies Chapter 5
charter
stock
Mayflower Compact
cash crop
document that permitted colonists to setle on land claimed by…
shares in a company often sold to raise money for the company
Pilgrim's written plan of government for their colony
crop grown for profit
charter
document that permitted colonists to setle on land claimed by…
stock
shares in a company often sold to raise money for the company
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Social studies chapter 5
Isthmus
peninsula
Plateau
Sierra
Small strip of land with water on both sides that connects tw…
A piece of land that is mostly surrounded by water
A high flat area of land
A chain of mountain whose peaks look like the edge of a saw
Isthmus
Small strip of land with water on both sides that connects tw…
peninsula
A piece of land that is mostly surrounded by water
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Settlement House
Tenant
Reaper
Suspension Bridge
a place where needy people receive assistance
someone who pays rent for land or buildings
machine that cuts wheat
bridge supported by steel cables
Settlement House
a place where needy people receive assistance
Tenant
someone who pays rent for land or buildings
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Social Studies Chapter 5
democracy
represent
liberty
legislative branch
people vote to choose who leads the community, state, or nation
to speak for
freedom
makes laws
democracy
people vote to choose who leads the community, state, or nation
represent
to speak for
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Chapter 5 Social Studies Terms
Sons of Liberty
Revenue
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
A group of colonists who formed a secret society to oppose Br…
Income a government collects to cover expenses
A law that placed a tax on sugar, molasses and other products…
required all legal and commercial documents to carry an offic…
Sons of Liberty
A group of colonists who formed a secret society to oppose Br…
Revenue
Income a government collects to cover expenses
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Social Studies Chapter 5
decade
century
continuity
time line
10 years
100 years
continuing without changing
a diagram that shows when and in what order events took place
decade
10 years
century
100 years
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Chapter 5 Social Studies
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious disease
Christopher Columbus
Spanish explorers who came to America in the 1500s and claime…
the supposed route across the northern part of North America…
sickness that can pass from one person to another as germs ar…
convinced the rulers of Spain that Asia could be reached by s…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers who came to America in the 1500s and claime…
Northwest Passage
the supposed route across the northern part of North America…
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Social Studies Chapter 5
Trader
Missionaries
Clerk
Social Status
A wealthy man in charge of a trading post.... Traders were weal…
Europeans who were trying to convert the Native Americans to…
A man who usually managed the day-to-day business at a tradin…
A position or rank of a person is society.... The social status…
Trader
A wealthy man in charge of a trading post.... Traders were weal…
Missionaries
Europeans who were trying to convert the Native Americans to…
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