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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 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 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…
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 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; 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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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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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 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 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 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)
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History Alive! Chapter 7
economy
colonial regions
founding
geography
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
the beginning or start of something
the physical surroundings of an area
economy
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
colonial regions
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
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 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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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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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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Chapter 4 History Alive
Mesopotamia
Sumer
city-states
irrigation system
in ancient times, the geographic area between the Tigris and…
an area in the southern part of Mesopotamia where cities firs…
an early city that was like a small, independent country with…
a means of supplying land with water.
Mesopotamia
in ancient times, the geographic area between the Tigris and…
Sumer
an area in the southern part of Mesopotamia where cities firs…
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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 10
Patriots
Loyalists
allies
French and Indian War
Americans who believed that the colonies had the right to gov…
Americans who felt loyal to Great Britain
nations that join together in a common effort, such as winnin…
Britain against the French for territory and power... 1756-1763…
Patriots
Americans who believed that the colonies had the right to gov…
Loyalists
Americans who felt loyal to Great Britain
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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 CH. 27
pristess
agora
monarch
aristocrat
a female priest
a market place in ancient greece
a single ruler, such as a king, queen, or emperor, who holds…
a member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society
pristess
a female priest
agora
a market place in ancient greece
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History Alive Lesson 9
Opet
social class
rank
supreme ruler
Annual festival when the Nile flooded
groups in society that are similar in status
position in a group
highest ranked ruler. In Egypt, the Pharaoh
Opet
Annual festival when the Nile flooded
social class
groups in society that are similar in status
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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 7
economy
colonial regions
founding
geography
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
the beginning or start of something
the physical surroundings of an area
economy
the way that a region or country organizes the manufacturing…
colonial regions
New England, Middle and Southern Colonies mostly located alon…
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History Alive Chapter 16
Buddhism
The Buddha
Siddhartha Gautama
ascetic
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha (Siddhartha G…
The founder of Buddhism, he was originally an Indian prince n…
The founder of Buddhism, born a prince who left his father's…
One who leads a life of self-denial and contemplation, absent…
Buddhism
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha (Siddhartha G…
The Buddha
The founder of Buddhism, he was originally an Indian prince n…
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History Alive Chapter 25
peninsula
isolated communities
colony
trade
a piece of land that is surrounded on three sides by water.
a settlement that is separated from other settlements by feat…
a settlment in a distant place
the business of buying or selling or exchanging items
peninsula
a piece of land that is surrounded on three sides by water.
isolated communities
a settlement that is separated from other settlements by feat…
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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 7
Egyptian Civilization
Kush Civilization
Hebrew Civilization
environmental factors
a society of people who lived in the northeast corner of Afri…
a society of people who lived along the Nile River, south of…
a society of people (ancient Israelites) who lived to the nor…
the water, topography (shape of the land) and vegetation (pla…
Egyptian Civilization
a society of people who lived in the northeast corner of Afri…
Kush Civilization
a society of people who lived along the Nile River, south of…
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History Alive! Ancient
Archeologist
Historian
Geographer
Artifact
An expert who studies the past by examining objects that peop…
An expert who studies and records the past
An expert who studies and makes maps of Earth's natural and h…
An object made or used by people in the past
Archeologist
An expert who studies the past by examining objects that peop…
Historian
An expert who studies and records the past
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History Alive ! Medieval History Chapter 12- Ghana
Ghana
matrilineal
trans-Saharan trade
What is Silent Bartering?
West African state that supplied the majority of the world's…
tracing ancestry through mother's line rather than father's
exchange of goods across the Sahara Desert
In silent bartering, first the muslim trader puts his goods b…
Ghana
West African state that supplied the majority of the world's…
matrilineal
tracing ancestry through mother's line rather than father's
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History Alive Chapter 22 and 23
Confederacy
Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
a war between opposing groups of citizens from the same country
16th president of the United States, president at the outbrea…
the newly elected president of the Confederacy, called for vo…
Confederacy
another name for the Confederate States of America, made up o…
Civil War
a war between opposing groups of citizens from the same country
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Chapter 6 - History Alive!
empire
Capital
Tributes
Siege
An empire is a LARGE territory where several groups of people…
A city that is the center of government.
Wealth sent from one country or ruler to another as a sign th…
A military blockade and attack on a city to force it to surre…
empire
An empire is a LARGE territory where several groups of people…
Capital
A city that is the center of government.
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TCI: History Alive: The Ancient World: Chapter 3
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Fertile Crescent
Catal Hoyuk
the first period of the Stone Age, called the Old Stone Age,…
the later part of the Stone Age, called the New Stone Age, la…
an arc-shaped region in Southwest Asia, with rich soil
a Neolithic town discovered in central Turkey
Paleolithic Age
the first period of the Stone Age, called the Old Stone Age,…
Neolithic Age
the later part of the Stone Age, called the New Stone Age, la…
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History alive 3-5
Mercantilism
Cash Crops
Charter
Democratic
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
crops, such as tobacco, sugar, and cotton, raised in large qu…
A document that gives the holder the right to organize settle…
ruled by the people. In a democracy, citizens elect represent…
Mercantilism
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
Cash Crops
crops, such as tobacco, sugar, and cotton, raised in large qu…
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History Alive! The Ancient World 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…
A river in southwestern Asia that flows through the southern…
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! - Ancient World Chpts 21& 22
Feudalism
Mandate of Heaven
Zhou Dynasty
Warring States Period
a political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
In chinese history, the belief the rulers had the gods approv…
dynasty that developed after the fall of shang, claimed to ha…
the period from 5th century BC to the unification of China by…
Feudalism
a political system in which nobles are granted the use of lan…
Mandate of Heaven
In chinese history, the belief the rulers had the gods approv…
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TCI: History Alive: The Ancient World: Chapter 6
Mesopotamia
Sumer
City-States
Irrigation Systems
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
An area of cities that first appeared in the southern part of…
Acted like small, independent countries. They had their own r…
A means of supplying land with water
Mesopotamia
Modern day Iraq. Mesopotamia is the Greek word for "the land…
Sumer
An area of cities that first appeared in the southern part of…
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History Alive Chapter 5
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
East Indies
Spanish explorers
a faster sea route from Europe to Asia through North America
Sicknesses that spread quickly among people
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
conquistadors
Spanish explorers
Northwest Passage
a faster sea route from Europe to Asia through North America
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History Alive Chapter 5
civilization
social structure
technology
merchant
A society marked by developed arts, sciences, government, and…
The way civilization is organized.
The use of tools and other inventions for practical purposes.
A person who makes money by selling goods.
civilization
A society marked by developed arts, sciences, government, and…
social structure
The way civilization is organized.
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