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Chapter 5 History Alive
civilization
social structure
technology
merchants
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
the way a civilization is organized
the use of tools and other inventions for practical purposes
a person who makes money by selling goods
civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
social structure
the way a civilization is organized
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History Alive! Chapter 4
Mesopotamia
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Sumer
in ancient times, the geographic area located between the Tig…
one of the two largest rivers in Southwest Asia that flow fro…
one of the two largest rivers in Southwest Asia that flow fro…
an area in southern Mesopotamia, where cities first appeared
Mesopotamia
in ancient times, the geographic area located between the Tig…
Tigris River
one of the two largest rivers in Southwest Asia that flow fro…
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History Alive
Evidence
Artifact
Primary source
Secondary source
information that can be used to prove a statement or support…
historical evidence in the form of a human-made object
document or other record of past events created by people who…
a book or commentary from someone who was not present at the…
Evidence
information that can be used to prove a statement or support…
Artifact
historical evidence in the form of a human-made object
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History Alive Lesson 8
accomplish
authority
Hatshepsut
pharaoh
to achieve or complete something successfully
government or controlling power
first woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt
ruler of ancient Egypt
accomplish
to achieve or complete something successfully
authority
government or controlling power
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History Alive Lesson 18
Golden Age
prosperity
flourish
achievement
time of prosperity and achievement
A period in which individuals and communities are financially…
to thrive or grow well
accomplishment, success
Golden Age
time of prosperity and achievement
prosperity
A period in which individuals and communities are financially…
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History Alive!
conquistadors
colonies
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
Spanish explorers who came to the Americas in the 1500's and…
Places ruled by another country not by their people.
the supposed route across the northern part of North America…
sicknesses that can pass from one person to another as germs…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers who came to the Americas in the 1500's and…
colonies
Places ruled by another country not by their people.
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History Alive Lesson 17
Mauryan Empire
empire
Ashoka
Buddhism
an empire lasting from about 322 to 187 B.C.E., during which…
a large territory in which several groups of people are ruled…
the ruler of the Mauryan Empire from about 269 to 232 B.C.E.,…
a religion based on the teachings of Siddharta Gautama, the B…
Mauryan Empire
an empire lasting from about 322 to 187 B.C.E., during which…
empire
a large territory in which several groups of people are ruled…
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History Alive Chapter 17
claim
forty-niner
Chinese immigrants
Mexicano
a piece of land worked by a miner seeking valuable minerals
people who came from all over the world a gold seeker in the…
people who came to the West from Asia in hopes of earning mon…
Spanish-speaking people who lived in the West before white se…
claim
a piece of land worked by a miner seeking valuable minerals
forty-niner
people who came from all over the world a gold seeker in the…
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History Alive Chapter 14
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Constitution
Branches of Government
The document that described a new national government for the…
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
The document that describes the government of the United Stat…
Part of government with different kinds of responsibilities a…
Articles of Confederation
The document that described a new national government for the…
Constitutional Convention
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
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History Alive Chapter 1
peninsula
delta
gulf
valley
is surrounded by water on three sides
is formed when soil is deposited at the mouth of a river. it…
sometimes part of the sea or when an ocean cuts into a mass o…
is the low area between ranges of mountain or hills
peninsula
is surrounded by water on three sides
delta
is formed when soil is deposited at the mouth of a river. it…
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History Alive Chapter 4*
nation-state
cash crop
the Americas
astrolabe
an independent country whose people mostly share a common ide…
a crop that is grown in large quantities for sale
land masses of North America, Central America, and South Amer…
an early scientific tool used to observe and calculate the po…
nation-state
an independent country whose people mostly share a common ide…
cash crop
a crop that is grown in large quantities for sale
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History Alive Chapter 4
New World
Age of Exploration
explorers
artifacts
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
people who travel to new and unfamiliar places in order to le…
objects made by groups of humans, such as tools and clothes
New World
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
Age of Exploration
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
History Alive Chapter 14
Articles of Confederation
Constitutional Convention
Constitution
Branches of Government
The document that described a new national government for the…
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
The document that describes the government of the United Stat…
Part of government with different kinds of responsibilities a…
Articles of Confederation
The document that described a new national government for the…
Constitutional Convention
The meeting of delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 that made pl…
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History Alive Chapter 2
The... Neanderthals
Homo Sapiens
How were these... land bridges... created
"Wise... Human"
early human... group was known to... have bony brow... ridges, broa…
Around 60,000 years... ago, which group of... early humans moved…
Glaciers
the... nickname given to... Homo Sapiens
The... Neanderthals
early human... group was known to... have bony brow... ridges, broa…
Homo Sapiens
Around 60,000 years... ago, which group of... early humans moved…
History Alive - Unit One
Chapter 1... Archaeologist, Historians, a…
Chapter 1... Archeologist
Chapter 1... Historians
Chapter 1... Geographers
For example, Archaeologist dig up and study artifacts. Histor…
Dig up clothing, tools, and weapons. Then they ask, who lived…
Are recorders of the past. They read diaries and letters. The…
Map the past. They ask, where did they live and how they used…
Chapter 1... Archaeologist, Historians, a…
For example, Archaeologist dig up and study artifacts. Histor…
Chapter 1... Archeologist
Dig up clothing, tools, and weapons. Then they ask, who lived…
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History Alive 13
subcontinent
monsoon
plateau
elevated
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
a seasonal wind
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
raised, higher
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
a seasonal wind
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History alive chapter 2
hominids
archeologists, historians and geograph…
Paleoanthropologists
Anthropologists
prehistoric humans
kinds of history detectives
the study of hominids
study the human development and culture
hominids
prehistoric humans
archeologists, historians and geograph…
kinds of history detectives
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History Alive! Chapter 9
Williamsburg
government
culture
capital
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
way of life
a city or town where the government of a state or nation meets
Williamsburg
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
government
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
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History Alive!
Roman Empire Collapsed by
The Collapsed the Roman Empire it was…
Roman culture affects on us today
What made the Roman Empire collapsed?
500 hundred years
Ancient world and the begging the middle age
Art, Architecture, engineering, language, writing, philosophy…
1. Political instability ... 2. Economic and social problems ... 3.…
Roman Empire Collapsed by
500 hundred years
The Collapsed the Roman Empire it was…
Ancient world and the begging the middle age
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History alive chapter 4
Rights
parliament (P1)
petition
class
the powers or privileges that belong to people as citizens
the lawmaking body of England. (P1)
to make a formal demand or request.
people having the same social or economic status
Rights
the powers or privileges that belong to people as citizens
parliament (P1)
the lawmaking body of England. (P1)
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History Alive! Life in the Colonies
Magna Carta
rights
Parliament
petition
also known as the Greater Charter. Signed by King John in 121…
powers or privileges that belong to people as citizens and th…
the lawmaking body of England, consisting of representatives…
to make a formal request
Magna Carta
also known as the Greater Charter. Signed by King John in 121…
rights
powers or privileges that belong to people as citizens and th…
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History Alive; The Ancient World - Chapter 8
accomplished
authority
Hatshepsut
periods
To complete something successfully
the government of controlling power
the first woman pharaoh of ancient Egypt
a length of time
accomplished
To complete something successfully
authority
the government of controlling power
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History alive Chapter 10
Debts
Acts
Taxation without representation
Protest
Money owed to someone
A law created or pass by a government. For example the stamp…
Forcing people to pay taxes when they have no say in making t…
To object in a public way to something someone believes is wr…
Debts
Money owed to someone
Acts
A law created or pass by a government. For example the stamp…
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Chapter 24 and 25 History Alive!
Pacifists
Women's Peace Party
Who sailed in a boat on what was calle…
Committee on Public Information (CPI)
People who for political, moral, or religious reason oppose a…
Women who believed that progressive social reforms would help…
Henry Ford & no
A government agency created to help "sell" the war to the pub…
Pacifists
People who for political, moral, or religious reason oppose a…
Women's Peace Party
Women who believed that progressive social reforms would help…
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Unit 12 History Alive Declaration
Declaration of Independence
Second Continental Congress
Common Sense
militia
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
a short powerful book by Thomas Paine that argued plainly and…
a small army made up of ordinary citizens
Declaration of Independence
The document that announced that the colonies were breaking a…
Second Continental Congress
the meeting of the delegates from the American Colonies that…
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Chapter 1 History Alive
archeologist
historian
geographer
artifact
social scientists who dig up the past; they examine objects a…
social scientists who are recorders of the past; they study w…
social scientists who study natural features of the Earth, su…
an object made or used by people in the past
archeologist
social scientists who dig up the past; they examine objects a…
historian
social scientists who are recorders of the past; they study w…
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History Alive
Metaphor
Debts
Acts
Tax
A comparison between two unlike things
Money that is owed to someone else
Laws created or passed by government
A payment to the government on goods you purchase
Metaphor
A comparison between two unlike things
Debts
Money that is owed to someone else
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History Alive
Amendments
Bill of Rights
Jury
Ratify
A change to the constitution.
The first 10 amendments to the constitution that protect the…
A group of citizens who are chosen to decide the outcome of a…
To approve; to make a written document official by signing it.
Amendments
A change to the constitution.
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments to the constitution that protect the…
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History Alive Chapter 19 Terms
Himalaya Mountains
Tibetan Plateau
Northeastern Plain
North China Plain
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
outer China, sometimes called inner Mongolia and sometimes Ma…
China's heartland, the center of its civilization
Himalaya Mountains
a mountain range as long as 1500 miles on the border between…
Tibetan Plateau
a region of China called the "Roof of the World", that is ver…
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History Alive Chapter 4
New World
Age of Exploration
explorers
artifacts
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
people who travel to new and unfamiliar places in order to le…
objects made by groups of humans, such as tools and clothes
New World
The European name for lands in the Western Hemisphere, includ…
Age of Exploration
A time in history when people from Europe traveled to faraway…
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History Alive Lesson 15
Hinduism
Brahmanism
Vedas
Sanskrit
a religion that developed in India over many centuries. Its r…
ancient traditions, in which the Vedic texts were very import…
The earliest sacred texts of Hinduism, written in Sanskrit
An ancient Indian language
Hinduism
a religion that developed in India over many centuries. Its r…
Brahmanism
ancient traditions, in which the Vedic texts were very import…
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History Alive Chapter 5
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious disease
Christopher Columbus
Spanish explorers, planted the Spanish flag throughout the Ca…
shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
sickness that spread rapidly
Explorer; 1492-1506; was supported by Queen Isabella and King…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers, planted the Spanish flag throughout the Ca…
Northwest Passage
shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
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History Alive Chapter 11
independence
Loyalist
neutral
Patriot
separation from, or freedom from control by, another country…
Flip card Loyalista person in the American colonies who oppos…
not taking sides. In the American colonies, many people remai…
a person in the American colonies who wanted the colonies to…
independence
separation from, or freedom from control by, another country…
Loyalist
Flip card Loyalista person in the American colonies who oppos…
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History alive
Who won the French and Indian war
What is the proclamation of 1763
Tax acts
Stamp act
British and colonists
British proclaim that colonists should no longer settle west…
Americans wrote letters to members of Parliament
American smuggle in imported goods
Who won the French and Indian war
British and colonists
What is the proclamation of 1763
British proclaim that colonists should no longer settle west…
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History Alive Chapter 13
revolution
strategies
volunteer
enlist
the overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
plans that you use to achieve something
a person who does a service for free
to agree to serve in an army or navy
revolution
the overthrow of one government and its replacement with anot…
strategies
plans that you use to achieve something
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History Alive Chapter 6
Settlement
Roanoke
Jamestown
Founded in 1607 in present day Virginia.
A small community that is started in a new place.
The name of the island where the first English settlement was…
The first successful English colony in North America.
Jamestown
Settlement
A small community that is started in a new place.
Roanoke
The name of the island where the first English settlement was…
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History Alive Chapter 9
Williamsburg
government
culture
capital
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
way of life
a city or town where the government of a state or nation meets
Williamsburg
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
government
the system or form by which a community or other political un…
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History Alive Chapter 12
Ghana, Songhai, Mali
Geography
Trade
Sahara Desert
3 kingdoms arose south of the Sahara Desert during 500-1600SE
In the North, West Africa begins in the sands of the Sahara D…
The geography of West Africa influenced the patterns of trade…
spreads across approximately 3, 500,000 sq miles in North Afr…
Ghana, Songhai, Mali
3 kingdoms arose south of the Sahara Desert during 500-1600SE
Geography
In the North, West Africa begins in the sands of the Sahara D…
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History alive
Which colonial region had tabacco and…
Why was georgia founded
Colonial regions
Why did the British want New York
Southern
To provide a place to avoid poor people being jailed for thei…
3 large areas into which the 13 British colonies were divided
They wanted the land so that they could move west
Which colonial region had tabacco and…
Southern
Why was georgia founded
To provide a place to avoid poor people being jailed for thei…
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History Alive Chapter 2
Origin Stories
Migration Routes
Environments
Goddesses
Tales that a group of people tell about where they came from…
The path followed by a group of people when they move from on…
climates and landscapes that surround living things
female spirits who control parts of the world
Origin Stories
Tales that a group of people tell about where they came from…
Migration Routes
The path followed by a group of people when they move from on…
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History Alive Chapter 15
amendment
appealed
Bill of Rights
civil
a change to the Constitution
to request that a case or a decision be reviewed by a higher…
the first 10 amendments to the Constitution that protect the…
non-criminal cases involving disputes among individuals about…
amendment
a change to the Constitution
appealed
to request that a case or a decision be reviewed by a higher…
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History alive
Preamble
Bill of rights
September 17, 1787
Philadelphia
What is introduction of the Constitution called
The first 10 amendments of the Constitution
When the Constitution was written
Where the Constitution was written
Preamble
What is introduction of the Constitution called
Bill of rights
The first 10 amendments of the Constitution
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History Alive
prehistoric humans
Australopithecus Afarensis
3 feet tall
had long arms
hominids
Lucy
Lucy
Lucy
prehistoric humans
hominids
Australopithecus Afarensis
Lucy
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History Alive Chapter 16
acquisition
annex
boundary
ceded
something that is gained, or acquired. The United States made…
to add or incorporate (a new territory) into a country
the geographic line between two places, such as two countries
to give up territory, usually as the result of a treaty
acquisition
something that is gained, or acquired. The United States made…
annex
to add or incorporate (a new territory) into a country
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History Alive
Enslaved African
Dilemma
West Africa
Europeans enslaved Africans
Were forced onto ships and brought to America to work
you are forced to make a decision even though you do not like…
Alike
Wanted more workers than Americans
Enslaved African
Were forced onto ships and brought to America to work
Dilemma
you are forced to make a decision even though you do not like…
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History Alive
Articles of confederation
Constitutional convention
Constitution
Checks and balances
The document that set up the first government of the United S…
Meeting called by the states in 1787 to improve the Articles…
A document that describes a government will work.
The system under which each branch of government limits, or c…
Articles of confederation
The document that set up the first government of the United S…
Constitutional convention
Meeting called by the states in 1787 to improve the Articles…
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History Alive Chap. 2
Origin Stories
Migrated
environments
Adapt
Tales that explain where their ancestors came from.
Moved from one region to another.
Something that surrounded us.
Make suitable for a new use or purpose.
Origin Stories
Tales that explain where their ancestors came from.
Migrated
Moved from one region to another.
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History Alive Chapter 13
Revolutionary War
strategies
professional army
Continental Army
The war between the American colonies and Great Britain from…
plans for winning a war, such as how and where to use an army…
well-trained and paid soldiers
the army of volunteers led by Gen. George Washington; the tea…
Revolutionary War
The war between the American colonies and Great Britain from…
strategies
plans for winning a war, such as how and where to use an army…
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History Alive...
A scientist who studies human developm…
Prehistoric ancestor of humans.
Ability or skill.
To move from one geographic region to…
What"s an anthropologist?
Define hominid.
Define the word Capability.
Define Migrate.
A scientist who studies human developm…
What"s an anthropologist?
Prehistoric ancestor of humans.
Define hominid.
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History Alive
1840 who did Lucretia Mott meet in Lon…
What is so significant about Elizabeth…
Why did Lucy Stone refuse to write a s…
What is the Declaration Of Sentiments?…
She met Elizabeth Cady at the world Anti- Slavery convention
She was the first women doctor
she refused because she could not give the speech
A written document that listed the injustices suffered by wom…
1840 who did Lucretia Mott meet in Lon…
She met Elizabeth Cady at the world Anti- Slavery convention
What is so significant about Elizabeth…
She was the first women doctor
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