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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!
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 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…
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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…
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…
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 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 14
Jacksonian Democracy
Civil Servant
Spoils System
Tariff
A policy of spreading more political power to more people. It…
A person who works for the government
A system of public employment based on rewarding party loyali…
Tax levied on imports to help protect the nation's industries…
Jacksonian Democracy
A policy of spreading more political power to more people. It…
Civil Servant
A person who works for the government
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 13
subcontinent
monsoon
plateau
glacier
a landmass, such as India, that is of great size but smaller…
a strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
a flat area of land that is elevated above the land around it
a huge mass of ice that slowly slides over land areas
subcontinent
a landmass, such as India, that is of great size but smaller…
monsoon
a strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
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…
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
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
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
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
Geography
Globe
Latitude
Longitude
Geography is the study of our physical and cultural surroundi…
A globe is the most accurate map of the earth.
How far a place on Earth is from the equator, measured in deg…
How far a place on Earth is from an imaginary line called the…
Geography
Geography is the study of our physical and cultural surroundi…
Globe
A globe is the most accurate map of the earth.
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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 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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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 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! 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! Chapter 7
British
colonial regions
economy
democratic
coming from,located in, or related to Great Britian
areas in North America where different kinds of colonies are.…
the way that a region or country organizes things such as mon…
controlled or run by the people themselves, with each person…
British
coming from,located in, or related to Great Britian
colonial regions
areas in North America where different kinds of colonies are.…
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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 Chapter 10
First Amendment
Ratification by the States
Second Amendment
Amendment
Freedom of Religion, Speech and Press:... 1. Religious Freedom (…
3/4 of the states must ratify (approve) an amendment before i…
The Right to Bear Arms
The act of changing of or adding to a motion, bill, constitut…
First Amendment
Freedom of Religion, Speech and Press:... 1. Religious Freedom (…
Ratification by the States
3/4 of the states must ratify (approve) an amendment before i…
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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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…
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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Chapter 5 History Alive
characteristics of a civilization
plow
farmers lived in
Kings were responsible for...
stable food supply, social structure, government, religion, t…
an invention in ancient Sumer that helped maintain a stable f…
small mud-brick houses at the edge of the city
leading the army, enforcing the laws, having temples built
characteristics of a civilization
stable food supply, social structure, government, religion, t…
plow
an invention in ancient Sumer that helped maintain a stable f…
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History Alive Chapter 9
Popular Sovereignty
Legislative Branch
Bicameral
Executive Branch
The idea the authority of government comes from the people. "…
The law making part of government called the legislature.
Having two law-making parts. Latin for "two rooms."
The part of government that "executes" (carries out) the laws.
Popular Sovereignty
The idea the authority of government comes from the people. "…
Legislative Branch
The law making part of government called the legislature.
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…
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
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
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...
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
Capital
Capitalism
Concession
Constitutionalism
wealth in the form of money or of resources that are used to…
an economic system in which all resources are privately owned…
a special economic privilege granted to a foreign power
a political theory calling for government according to fundam…
Capital
wealth in the form of money or of resources that are used to…
Capitalism
an economic system in which all resources are privately owned…
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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
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
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…
History alive
First Amendments
1). Freedom of religion
2). Right to Free Speech and Press
3). Right to Assemble
1). Freedom of religion. 2). Freedom of speech. 3) Freedom of…
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of re…
Freedom of the press is important because of the vital roles…
The right to assembly means that citizens can use public prop…
First Amendments
1). Freedom of religion. 2). Freedom of speech. 3) Freedom of…
1). Freedom of religion
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of re…
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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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History Alive Chapter 17
claim
forty-niner
immigrant
Mexicano
a piece of land worked by a miner seeking valuable minerals
a goldseeker in the California gold rush of 1849
a person who comes from his or her homeland to settle in anot…
a person born in Mexico
claim
a piece of land worked by a miner seeking valuable minerals
forty-niner
a goldseeker in the California gold rush of 1849
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History Alive! chapter 15
What does Manifest Dynasty mean?
What was the first expansion?
Who owned Louisiana in 1800?
What were the Americans afraid of?
"obvious fate"
Louisiana (Purchase)
The french ruler Bonaparte
They were afraid that Bonaparte would cut of the port of New…
What does Manifest Dynasty mean?
"obvious fate"
What was the first expansion?
Louisiana (Purchase)
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
How did paper become a industry in Chi…
- For 500 years, only the Chinese knew…
- First made of wood, then rags.
Describe printing in China. First wood…
The Chinese were the first to invent it
...
...
...
How did paper become a industry in Chi…
The Chinese were the first to invent it
- For 500 years, only the Chinese knew…
...
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History Alive Chapter 6
settlements
Roanoke
Jamestown
Plymouth
small communities created by explorers
island off the coast of North Carolina, first English settlem…
first successful English settlement
settlement in New England, Pilgrims sought religious freedom
settlements
small communities created by explorers
Roanoke
island off the coast of North Carolina, first English settlem…
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History Alive Chapter 7
economies
plantation
indentured servant
industries
the way that a particular region or country uses resources to…
a large farm on which crops are grown by free workers or slav…
person who works for a period of time to pay off money owed f…
a group of businesses that produce certain goods or services
economies
the way that a particular region or country uses resources to…
plantation
a large farm on which crops are grown by free workers or slav…
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History Alive
The Hebrews
Judaism
The Torah
Abraham
Founders of Judaism.
One of the worlds main religions.
The book of gods teachings.
The first to believe in monotheism.
The Hebrews
Founders of Judaism.
Judaism
One of the worlds main religions.
History Alive Chapter 3
cultures
artifacts
nomadic
mesa
A different way of living of a group of people including such…
an object made by a group of humans, such as tools and clothes
moving from place to place, often with changes in the seasons…
a flat-topped hill with steep sides
cultures
A different way of living of a group of people including such…
artifacts
an object made by a group of humans, such as tools and clothes
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history alive chapter 2
origin story
environment
adapt
migration
tales that a group of people tell where they came from and ho…
places with different types of natural surroundings like land…
to change ideas or way of living to fit a new situation
a movement of people from one country or area of the world to…
origin story
tales that a group of people tell where they came from and ho…
environment
places with different types of natural surroundings like land…
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