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Ancient History Chapter 1
artifact
prehistory
fossil
oral tradition
an object made or used by people in the past
before written history
the remains or imprints of a human, animal, plant, or insect
the stories, myths, and legends passed passed on by word of m…
artifact
an object made or used by people in the past
prehistory
before written history
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History Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Integral
Decade
Era
Archaeology
essential and necessary
a group or set of 10 years
a large division of time
the study of objects to learn about past human life
Integral
essential and necessary
Decade
a group or set of 10 years
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History Chapter 1
Crown
Census
Gold Rush
Emigrate
A symbolic term referring to the monarch of a country.
An official count of the population including information suc…
A mass movement to an area where gold has been discovered.
Leave one's country to settle elsewhere.
Crown
A symbolic term referring to the monarch of a country.
Census
An official count of the population including information suc…
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US History - Chapter 1 - Vocabulary
economic problem (pg. 1)
peoples rights (pg. 2)
accommodate (pg. 7)
dominate (pg. 6)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
when people or groups of people change how they think or what…
one group has control over another group (used when one group…
economic problem (pg. 1)
difficulty getting and keeping things that people want and ne…
peoples rights (pg. 2)
a guarantee of certain freedoms (such as religious freedom, f…
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World History - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
Remains: tools, jewelry, and other human made objects
Peoples' unique way of life; i.e. customs, family life, socia…
Humans and other creatures that walk upright (australopitheci…
"Old" Stone Age (2.5 million to 8,000 B.C.)
Artifact
Remains: tools, jewelry, and other human made objects
Culture
Peoples' unique way of life; i.e. customs, family life, socia…
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US History- Chapter 1 & 2
Colonization
empire
territory
conquistador
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
area of land owned by or controlled by a government
Spanish military leader; "conqueror"
Colonization
The process of expanding a country's empire, setting up colon…
empire
group of countries or regions controlled by one ruler, govern…
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Ancient history chapter 1
era
archaeology
artifact
palentology
blocks of time into which historians divide time
study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
study of fossils
era
blocks of time into which historians divide time
archaeology
study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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World History - Chapter 1
nomads
bureaucracy
artisans
pictographs
moving from place to place
a system of managing government through departments by appoin…
skilled craftworkers
simple drawings
nomads
moving from place to place
bureaucracy
a system of managing government through departments by appoin…
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US History: Chapter 1
nomad
glacier
civilization
colony
wandering from place to place
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
A settlement ruled by another country.
nomad
wandering from place to place
glacier
A large mass of moving ice and snow on land
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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US History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Jamestown
Joint Stock Company
Pilgrims
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
A group of private investors who put their money together to…
A group of separatists who landed in Cape Cod to try and esta…
Christopher Columbus
An explorer who "discovered" the new world in 1492 and he was…
Jamestown
The first lasting English settlement in Virginia that prosper…
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History and Geography Chapter 1
Atheist :
Beatitude :
Covenant :
Crucifixion :
Someone who does not believe in any divine being
A blessing or declaration of how someone will be rewarded
A relationship in which two parties agree to depend on each o…
A form of execution in which a person is nailed or tied to a…
Atheist :
Someone who does not believe in any divine being
Beatitude :
A blessing or declaration of how someone will be rewarded
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World History Chapter 1
Revolution
Agriculture
Imperialism
Culture
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
The practice of conquering other lands, forming colonies in o…
The way of life religion, ideas, arts, tools of a certain peo…
Revolution
A complete change, especially in a way of life or a government.
Agriculture
The use of land for growing crops and raising animals; farming.
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History I chapter 1.3
cotton
irrigation
kiva
mesa
a plant used to make cloth
a system of watering crops that uses canals of water
a large underground room used in ceremonies
a flt-topped height
cotton
a plant used to make cloth
irrigation
a system of watering crops that uses canals of water
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History Chapter 1
Industrialize
Capitalists
Republic
Political Deadlock
create/develop industries, especially manufacturing industrie…
people who built and owned businesses
a system of government where all politicians are elected and…
when opposing political parties do not agree
Industrialize
create/develop industries, especially manufacturing industrie…
Capitalists
people who built and owned businesses
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American History -- Chapter 1
Artifact
Nomad
Culture
Civilization
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
A group of people's ways of life or beliefs.
A highly advanced culture usually with written laws and a rel…
Artifact
an item left behind by early peoples. Discovered and studied…
Nomad
A person who moves from place to place, usually in search of…
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Chapter 1 history-toby
history
prehistory
archeologist
oral tradition
recorded events of people
before history, before written records
scientist/ examines objects to learn about past cultures
stories passed by word of mouth
history
recorded events of people
prehistory
before history, before written records
History Chapter 1
demographer
caption
unit
annotation
a person who studies the characteristics of populations
a description or explanation of the meaning of an iillustration
a major part or section of the book
note added to point out or explain something in a text
demographer
a person who studies the characteristics of populations
caption
a description or explanation of the meaning of an iillustration
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Chapter 1: Before History
prehistory
archaeology
archaeologist
artifacts
the time before people had writing
the study of how people lived long ago by looking at things t…
a scientist who studies archaeology
man-made objects
prehistory
the time before people had writing
archaeology
the study of how people lived long ago by looking at things t…
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US History Chapter 1-AC
Event
Native American
Anthropologist
adobe
something that happens
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
A scientist who studies human development and culture
sun dried brick used by the Pueblo Indians for building
Event
something that happens
Native American
A member of the indigenous peoples of North America
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
35 terms
World History Chapter 1 REVIEW
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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Texas History Chapter 1 Vocabulary
statistics
bar graph
line graph
pie chart
information in the form of numbers
a graph used to compare information about different places or…
a graph that indicates a trend or pattern
circle graph
statistics
information in the form of numbers
bar graph
a graph used to compare information about different places or…
30 terms
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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History Review Chapter 1
Physical Geography
Political Geography
Latitude
Longitude
Mountains, Valley's, Rivers, Lakes
State boundaries, Regions, Cities
Line to indicate a North or South of Equator
Line to indicate a East or West of Equator
Physical Geography
Mountains, Valley's, Rivers, Lakes
Political Geography
State boundaries, Regions, Cities
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Ancient History Chapter 1 and 2
archaeologist
geographer
historian
artifact
an expert who learns about ancient people by studying the thi…
an expert who studies how landforms, water, location, and cli…
an expert who records the past and studies written records
Any object made and used by humans,
archaeologist
an expert who learns about ancient people by studying the thi…
geographer
an expert who studies how landforms, water, location, and cli…
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Chapter 1- AP World History
culture
history
Stone Age
Paleolithic
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
(subdivided into Paleolithic—a span beginning more than a mil…
(750,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of time…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
history
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
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Chapter 1 History Terms
Archaeology
Anthropology
Paleontology
Artifacts
study of past objects, artifacts and relics left behind by ea…
Study of the origins and development of people and their cult…
The study of fossils
objects made by people, either hand-made or mass-produced
Archaeology
study of past objects, artifacts and relics left behind by ea…
Anthropology
Study of the origins and development of people and their cult…
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
35 terms
World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
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Chapter 1 My World History
Prehistory
Artifact
Culture
Technology
Time before writing
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
Tools and skills that meet people's wants and needs
Prehistory
Time before writing
Artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
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Chapter 1 American History
region
land form region
natural resource
renewable resource
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
A large area of land where the geography is similar
Naturally occurring materials, such as oil and fertile land,…
Any natural resource (as wood or solar energy) that can be re…
region
an area that share common characteristics or features (coast…
land form region
A large area of land where the geography is similar
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World History Chapter 1- Fowler
Homo Sapiens
Paleolithic Age
Homo Erectus
Mesolithic
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but…
The "middle" Stone Age, between the Paleolithic and the Neoli…
Homo Sapiens
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
Paleolithic Age
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
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History 1301 Chapter 1 Identifications
Beringia
Kennewick Man
Paleo-Indians
Archaic Indians
early land bridge connecting Siberia to Alaska
remains found in the northwestern United States that appears…
earliest Indians in North America; hunters and gatherers
earliest Indians in North America who began to adopt agricult…
Beringia
early land bridge connecting Siberia to Alaska
Kennewick Man
remains found in the northwestern United States that appears…
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Chapter 1 - Ancient History
history
prehistory
archeologist
oral tradition
recorded events of people
before history, before written records
scientist/ examines objects to learn about past cultures
stories passed by word of mouth
history
recorded events of people
prehistory
before history, before written records
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History Chapter 1 Vocabulary words
Geography
Latitude
Longitude
natural resources
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Distance north or south of the equator
Distance east or west of the prime meridian, measured in degr…
materials found in nature that are used by living things
Geography
The study of people, their environments, and their resources
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
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History - Chapter 1
adobe
adapt
clan mother
climate
A type of clay found in the Southwest region that was used to…
To become adjusted to or modify for new conditions.
The head female in a clan who was in charge of electing leade…
Seasonal pattern of weather conditions in an area over many y…
adobe
A type of clay found in the Southwest region that was used to…
adapt
To become adjusted to or modify for new conditions.
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Chapter 1 History
decade
century
millennium
era
a period of 10 years
a period of 100 years
a period of 1000 years
a long, significant period of time
decade
a period of 10 years
century
a period of 100 years
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Chapter 1 and 2 US History
Columbian Exchange
Colony
Magna Carta
Mercantilism
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
A "great charter" signed in 1215 that granted certain rights…
Economic theory that argued that a country should try to get…
Columbian Exchange
The transatlantic trade of crops, technology, and culture bet…
Colony
An area of land settled by immigrants who continue to be rule…
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Chapter 1 US History
Matter
Element
Compound
Mixture
Matter
Element
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world history chapter 1
weather
climate
rotation
revolution
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
The spinning of Earth on its axis
The movement of an object around another object
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
climate
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
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World History Chapter 1
Artifact
Culture
Hominid
Paleolithic Age
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
A People's unique way of life.
Humans and other creatures that walk upright.
A period of time, also known as the Old Stone Age, that laste…
Artifact
A human made object, such as tools and Jewlery.
Culture
A People's unique way of life.
30 terms
Arkansas History - Chapter 1
landform
geography
Mississippi River
fossil
A shape on the earth's surface, such as a valley or mountain.
The study of the earth and the way people live on it and use…
The river borders Arkansas on the east.
A trace or impression of a plant or animal that lived long ago.
landform
A shape on the earth's surface, such as a valley or mountain.
geography
The study of the earth and the way people live on it and use…
39 terms
World History Chapter 1
Prime Meridian
International Date Line
Nomadic
Nomadic hunters -gatherers
The main longitude that runs from pole to pole through Englan…
An imaginary line located at 180 degrees longitude that is on…
To move around
Early humans who traveled from place to place hunting game an…
Prime Meridian
The main longitude that runs from pole to pole through Englan…
International Date Line
An imaginary line located at 180 degrees longitude that is on…
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NC History Chapter 1
enviroment
natural resource
loam
climate
all the living and nonliving things around you
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and…
A mixture of gravel, sand, silt, clay, and organic matter
Overall weather in an area over a long period of time
enviroment
all the living and nonliving things around you
natural resource
Materials or substances such as minerals, forests, water, and…
39 terms
History: Chapter 1
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
Latitude
half of the earth
imaginary line that breaks up the earth into the northern and…
imaginary line that breaks up the earth into eastern and west…
lines that run East to West (horizontally) on a map
hemisphere
half of the earth
equator
imaginary line that breaks up the earth into the northern and…
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AP History Chapter 1 Terms
Archaic Period
Black Death
Cahokia
Christopher Columbus
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
Genoese mariner who in the service of Spain led expeditions a…
Archaic Period
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
Black Death
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
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American History Chapter 1
Christopher Columbus
Leif Ericson
Marco Polo
Johann Gutenburg
Discovered North America in 1492
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
The first European to travel the length of Asia
Inventing the movable-type printing-press
Christopher Columbus
Discovered North America in 1492
Leif Ericson
Believed by historians to have discovered North America aroun…
16 terms
History Chapter 1
Continent
Seven continents
geography
history
a large land mass
Asia Africa Australia Europe North America South America Anta…
study of the earth's surface
the story of what has happened in the life of a country or pe…
Continent
a large land mass
Seven continents
Asia Africa Australia Europe North America South America Anta…
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