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History Chapter 2
Aztecs
Montezuma
Hernando Cortes
Jacques Cartier
Indian tribe that lived in Mexico
Ruler of the Aztecs
Spanish explorer who conquered the Aztecs
He opened the way for trade with the Indians... Created a lastin…
Aztecs
Indian tribe that lived in Mexico
Montezuma
Ruler of the Aztecs
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World History- Chapter 2
Hammurabi
Indus Valley
Fertile Crescent
Pictographs
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
The region in Southwest Asia where the first civilization arose
Form of writing did pictures stand for ideas
Hammurabi
A famous ruler for a uniform code of laws that unified his em…
Indus Valley
Early civilization had the first carefully planned cities wit…
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World History Chapter 2
economy
civilization
resource
religion
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
supply of something that can be used as needed
peoples beliefs and practices about the existence, worship of…
economy
The system that a community uses to produce and distribute go…
civilization
complex society that has cities, a well organized government,…
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American History - Chapter 2
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
Circumnavigate
The Columbian Exchange
Explorer who hoped to reach Asia by selling west from Spain,…
First explorer to circumnavigate the globe
travel around the earth
exchange of people, products and ideas between the Eastern an…
Christopher Columbus
Explorer who hoped to reach Asia by selling west from Spain,…
Ferdinand Magellan
First explorer to circumnavigate the globe
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US History Chapter 2
cash crop
staple crops
tidewater
piedmont
were grown and were sold for a profit so that colonists could…
these were raw materials that had fairly large and constant m…
Where the largest Southern plantations were located, it was f…
the hilly upland region of the eastern US, located between th…
cash crop
were grown and were sold for a profit so that colonists could…
staple crops
these were raw materials that had fairly large and constant m…
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History: Chapter 2
crusade
classical
Renaissance
technology
religious expedition to middle east
ancient Greece and Rome
rebirth
scientific knowledge for practical purposes
crusade
religious expedition to middle east
classical
ancient Greece and Rome
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History 7 Chapter 2
Crusade
classical
Renaissance
technology
one of a series of expeditions Europeans made to regain contr…
related to the culture of ancient Greece and Rome
a reawakening of culture and intellectual curiosity in Europe…
the use of scientific knowledge for practical purposes
Crusade
one of a series of expeditions Europeans made to regain contr…
classical
related to the culture of ancient Greece and Rome
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World History - Chapter 2
Pharaoh
Cultural Diffusion
City-State
Ziggurats
The Egyptian rulers
New ideas customs, and technologies spread from one people to…
Is a political unit made up of a city and the surrounding lands
In Ancient Mesopotamia a soaring pyramid-temples
Pharaoh
The Egyptian rulers
Cultural Diffusion
New ideas customs, and technologies spread from one people to…
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World History - Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
city-state
located in Iraq; shaped cresent; very fertile land
a thick bed of mud, left by receding water
moving water from one area to another through ditches
cities surrounded by fields used for farming; each developed…
Fertile Crescent
located in Iraq; shaped cresent; very fertile land
silt
a thick bed of mud, left by receding water
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American History - Chapter 2
Christopher Columbus
Ferdinand Magellan
Circumnavigate
The Columbian Exchange
Explorer who hoped to reach Asia by selling west from Spain,…
First explorer to circumnavigate the globe
travel around the earth
exchange of people, products and ideas between the Eastern an…
Christopher Columbus
Explorer who hoped to reach Asia by selling west from Spain,…
Ferdinand Magellan
First explorer to circumnavigate the globe
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
Mesopotamia
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
Mesopotamia
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
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AL HISTORY CHAPTER 2
Plateau
Ridge
Environment
Bay
A large area of flat land that is higher than the land around…
A long area of high land
All the surrounding things, such as air, land, and water, and…
A body of water that cuts into a coastline.
Plateau
A large area of flat land that is higher than the land around…
Ridge
A long area of high land
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Abeka History of the World Chapter 2*
Abraham
Sumerians
Hammurabi
Patriarchs
(1) God called him out of the land of Sumer to seperate from…
polytheist, believed in many gods. They worshiped forces of n…
(1) King of Babylon in 1800 BC (2) united all of Mesopotamia…
(1) Israel's Founding Fathers (2) Abraham, son Isaac, grandso…
Abraham
(1) God called him out of the land of Sumer to seperate from…
Sumerians
polytheist, believed in many gods. They worshiped forces of n…
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US History Chapter 2-AC
Norsemen
navigate
conquer
colonist
Society~ Raiders and traders from the region now known as Nor…
to steer or direct a ship or airplane
To overcome by force.
a person who settles in a new colony or moves into new country
Norsemen
Society~ Raiders and traders from the region now known as Nor…
navigate
to steer or direct a ship or airplane
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U.S. History Chapter 2
Puritan
enclosure movement
joint-stock company
John Smith
people who wanted to purify the Anglican Church of all Cathol…
when nobles in England fenced their estates and evicted the t…
stockholders pooled money to support big projects
member of Jamestown's governing council who emerged as Jamest…
Puritan
people who wanted to purify the Anglican Church of all Cathol…
enclosure movement
when nobles in England fenced their estates and evicted the t…
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BJU World History Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
Polytheism
Cuneiform
ziggurats
The "land between the rivers"
Belief in many gods
The earliest known form of writing; much of what we know abou…
Pyramid-like structures made by the Sumerians
Mesopotamia
The "land between the rivers"
Polytheism
Belief in many gods
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Chapter 2-American History Vocab
Compass
Merchants
Monarchs
Territory
Device used to show direction.
Buyer and seller of goods.
Person who rules a kingdom or territory.
Land belonging to a country or government.
Compass
Device used to show direction.
Merchants
Buyer and seller of goods.
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
city-state
ziggurat
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
the land "between the rivers"
basic unit of Sumerian civilization
massive stepped tower
Fertile Crescent
an arc of land from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf
Mesopotamia
the land "between the rivers"
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American History Chapter 2
John Cabot
Francis Drake
Virgina Dare
Jamestown
First modern European explorer to set foot on the mainland of…
embarked on a daring voyage that was to make him the Englishm…
First English child born in America
First permanent English settlement in the new world
John Cabot
First modern European explorer to set foot on the mainland of…
Francis Drake
embarked on a daring voyage that was to make him the Englishm…
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Chapter 2 History
Flora
Fauna
Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway
Saltwater marshes
The plants, flowers, and trees that grow in a certain area
The animals, reptiles, birds, and sea life that are found in…
A 1,000 mile long inland waterway that runs from New York to…
A wetland of saltwater that occurs along the Atlantic coastline
Flora
The plants, flowers, and trees that grow in a certain area
Fauna
The animals, reptiles, birds, and sea life that are found in…
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History-Chapter 2
Glacier
Migration
Agriculture
Civilization
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
movement from one region to another
farming, or growing plants
a group of people living together who have system of governme…
Glacier
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
Migration
movement from one region to another
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History Chapter 2
The Colonial Era was comprised of the…
Moravians
A board with printed Scripture and the…
Philadelphia Academy
What period comprised the colonial era?
What religious group wrote the first classical music to be co…
Hornbook
Which school was not founded by a religious denomination?
The Colonial Era was comprised of the…
What period comprised the colonial era?
Moravians
What religious group wrote the first classical music to be co…
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Chapter 2 History
Arctic Ocean
Arctic
Timberline
Glaciers
Coldest And smallest ocean
the area around the North Pole
Elevation above which it is too cold for trees to grow.
huge, slow moving sheets of ice
Arctic Ocean
Coldest And smallest ocean
Arctic
the area around the North Pole
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Chapter 2: The American Colonies Emerge, American History
Anne Hutchinson
Bacon's Rebellion
Cash Crops
Connecticut
A religious dissenter whose ideas provoked an intense religio…
Army led by Nathanial Bacon who originally were formed to pro…
Crops sold for a profit.
Fundamental Orders, the first written constitution
Anne Hutchinson
A religious dissenter whose ideas provoked an intense religio…
Bacon's Rebellion
Army led by Nathanial Bacon who originally were formed to pro…
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Chapter 2 World History
Homo sapiens
Africa
Europe
Loom
Man who thinks
Continent on which earliest men lived
cave paintings were found here, in France.
device used to make cloth
Homo sapiens
Man who thinks
Africa
Continent on which earliest men lived
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MCS - World History - Chapter 2
Mesopotamia
Polytheism
Cuneiform
ziggurats
The "land between the rivers"
Belief in many gods
The earliest known form of writing; much of what we know abou…
Pyramid-like structures made by the Sumerians
Mesopotamia
The "land between the rivers"
Polytheism
Belief in many gods
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History of Our Nation Chapter 2
Stagecoach
Wagon Train
Transcontinental
Cowhand
a horse-drawn coach that was used for transporting people or…
A large number of wagons travelling together
extending across a continent
a person who tends cattle
Stagecoach
a horse-drawn coach that was used for transporting people or…
Wagon Train
A large number of wagons travelling together
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City-State
Dynasty
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
Mesopotamia
This was the site of one of the first advanced civilizations.…
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World History chapter 2
ecosystem
biome
deciduous
coniferous
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
the term used to describe a major type of ecosystem that can…
falling off or shed at a particular season, stage of growth,…
term used to refer to trees that produce seed-bearing cones a…
ecosystem
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
biome
the term used to describe a major type of ecosystem that can…
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Chapter 2 World History
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing
an early ancestor of humans
a relative who lived in the past
any handheld object that has been changed to help a person co…
prehistory
the time before there was writing
hominid
an early ancestor of humans
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World History - Chapter 2
Nile River
Cataracts
Hieroglyphics
Papyrus
Longest river in the world
Rapids; 6 on the Nile River
Egyptian writing
Paper used by Egyptians
Nile River
Longest river in the world
Cataracts
Rapids; 6 on the Nile River
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History Chapter 2 Vocabulary Words
glacier
surplus
causeway
quipu
A large body of ice
Extra
raised roads made of packed earth
Collection of knotted, colored strings used to keep records o…
glacier
A large body of ice
surplus
Extra
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History: Chapter 2
ceremony
Weir
shaman
trade
celebration to honor a cultural or religious event
fence built into the river to catch salmon
religious leader
the exchanging or being and selling of goods (objects, food c…
ceremony
celebration to honor a cultural or religious event
Weir
fence built into the river to catch salmon
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History Chapter 2 Review
astrolabe
compass
Scandinavia
Leif Ericsson's father
helps navigators know how far from the equator they are
helps navigators find directions like North or South
European lands where the Vikings originally lived
Eric the Red
astrolabe
helps navigators know how far from the equator they are
compass
helps navigators find directions like North or South
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Michigan History Chapter 2
Paleo-Indians
archaeologist
Hopewell
traded
Ancient people who were the first humans to arrive in Michigan
A Scientist who studies artifacts to learn how people live in…
Built earthen mounds for burials
Hopewell people did what with their artifacts?
Paleo-Indians
Ancient people who were the first humans to arrive in Michigan
archaeologist
A Scientist who studies artifacts to learn how people live in…
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History - Chapter 2 Vocab.
Caravan
tax
Kinship
commerce
A group of travelers with pack animals
Money paid to a government
Family relationships
The buying and selling of goods
Caravan
A group of travelers with pack animals
tax
Money paid to a government
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History Chapter 2-a
Aztecs
Montezuma
Hernando Cortes
Jacques Cartier
Indian tribe that lived in Mexico
ruler of the Aztecs
Spanish explorer who conquered the Aztecs
French explorer who hoped to find a waterway through North Am…
Aztecs
Indian tribe that lived in Mexico
Montezuma
ruler of the Aztecs
History Chapter 2 Terms
Henry Ford revoluntionized
The Red Flag Act
Bicycle
Jean Joseph Leonior and Gottlieb Diamler
Modern transportation
An English law that said steam cars could og only two miles a…
The most popular transportation from 1880s and 1890s
Developed the gasoline engine
Henry Ford revoluntionized
Modern transportation
The Red Flag Act
An English law that said steam cars could og only two miles a…
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Chapter 2. Environmental History
agricultural revolution
Conservation
Economy
Environmental movement
Gradual shift from small, mobile hunting-and-gathering bands…
Sensible and careful use of natural resources by humans. Peop…
System of production, distribution, and consumption of econom…
Efforts by citizens at the grassroots level to demand that po…
agricultural revolution
Gradual shift from small, mobile hunting-and-gathering bands…
Conservation
Sensible and careful use of natural resources by humans. Peop…
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Sc History Chapter 2
Cash Crops
Triangular Trade
Gullah/Geechee
Stono Rebellion
crop used for selling
shipping goods from Britain to West Africa to the Americas to…
The Gullah are the descendants of enslaved Africans who lived…
a slave rebellion that began on 9 September 1739, in the colo…
Cash Crops
crop used for selling
Triangular Trade
shipping goods from Britain to West Africa to the Americas to…
Chapter 2: Art History
to depict
harsh
vivacious
Durable
v. ... 1. to show or represent by a drawing, painting, or other…
adj. unpleasant; strong; not gentle.
adj. lively; spirited; animated.
Adj .to desire some thing processing consistantly... ( Kingsley)
to depict
v. ... 1. to show or represent by a drawing, painting, or other…
harsh
adj. unpleasant; strong; not gentle.
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Chapter 2 Roman History
Republic
Augustus
Empire
Emperor
Power rests with the people who select their leaders.
Means "Divine One"; This emperor brought the greatest expansi…
A group of different cultures or territories led by a single…
The ruler of an empire.
Republic
Power rests with the people who select their leaders.
Augustus
Means "Divine One"; This emperor brought the greatest expansi…
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Chapter 2 American History
Samuel de Champlain
Jacques Marquette
coureur de bois
alliance
made 11 voyages to explore the St. Lawrence River, Vermont an…
French explorer who founded 2 missions by the Great Lakes in…
the French term for "runners of the woods" were independent t…
an agreement between parties that benefits both of them
Samuel de Champlain
made 11 voyages to explore the St. Lawrence River, Vermont an…
Jacques Marquette
French explorer who founded 2 missions by the Great Lakes in…
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3 History: Chapter 2
Articles of Confederation
debt
Daniel Shays
delegate
a set of laws made by the American Colonies to form a governm…
money owed
led a rebellion against the state
a person who represents a group of people
Articles of Confederation
a set of laws made by the American Colonies to form a governm…
debt
money owed
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History Chapter 2 Emily
minutemen
petition
burgesses
Mayflower Compact
men willing to fight at a minute's notice
formal request
representatives of people who owned land
this set up a civil government (Laws people had to abide by)
minutemen
men willing to fight at a minute's notice
petition
formal request
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World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
City-State
Dynasty
Cultural Diffusion
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
When a ruling family passes the power down from father to son…
When a new idea or object is spread from one culture to anoth…
Fertile Crescent
A crescent shaped area of fertile land that encompasses Mesop…
City-State
This is a city which acts as an independent country, with its…
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US History - Chapter 2
conquer
mission
convert
joint-stock company
to take over and control
a settlement, built by a church, from which people teach thei…
to change from one religion or belief to another
a company in which people give money to share costs
conquer
to take over and control
mission
a settlement, built by a church, from which people teach thei…
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History - Chapter 2
astrolabe
caravel
cartography
colonization
This instrument was improved upon, and allowed sailors to nav…
This improvement in navigation allowed sailors to move and st…
An improvement in this area helped to create more accurate ma…
Creating settlements for a country in another part of the wor…
astrolabe
This instrument was improved upon, and allowed sailors to nav…
caravel
This improvement in navigation allowed sailors to move and st…
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Chapter 2 History Vocab
tribe
tepees
wampum
shaman
group of families with one leader
shelter made of a circle of poles and buffalo hides
polished seashells on strings or woven into belts
Healer
tribe
group of families with one leader
tepees
shelter made of a circle of poles and buffalo hides
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