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Chapter 4- Social Studies
Legislature
Bill of Rights
Habeas Corpus
Magna Carta
part of the government that makes the laws
written lists of freedoms that a government promises to protect
the right not to be held in prison without first being charge…
first document to place restrictions on an English ruler's po…
Legislature
part of the government that makes the laws
Bill of Rights
written lists of freedoms that a government promises to protect
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Chapter 4 (History/ Social Studies)
Expedition
Colony
Columbian Exchange
Conquistador
A journey made for a special purpose.
A settlement far from the country that rules it.
A movement of people, animals, plants, diseases, & a way of l…
A Spanish conquerer.
Expedition
A journey made for a special purpose.
Colony
A settlement far from the country that rules it.
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Social Studies Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Empire
Emperor
Fertile Crescent
Hammurabi
A group of people brought together under one ruler.
The ruler of an empire.
An area of rich soil in the Middle East from the Mediterranea…
Ruler of the Babylonian Empire.
Empire
A group of people brought together under one ruler.
Emperor
The ruler of an empire.
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Social Studies 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 4 - Social Studies
mercantilism
inconceivable
Magna Carta
slavery
the economic policy that held that a nation prospered by expo…
not capable of being imagined; unbelievable
the first document to place restrictions on an English king's…
the practice of holding a person in bondage for labor
mercantilism
the economic policy that held that a nation prospered by expo…
inconceivable
not capable of being imagined; unbelievable
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Social Studies Chapter 4
cataracts
delta
Menes
Pharaoh
strong rapids leading to Kush
triangle shaped land made of silt where a major river divides…
first Egyptian Pharoah
Title used by the leader of Egypt
cataracts
strong rapids leading to Kush
delta
triangle shaped land made of silt where a major river divides…
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Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 4
Archeologists
Ore
Cash Crop
Reasons why explorers came to New World
these people excavate ancient settlements and study artifacts…
Rock or Earth from which metal can be broken
A crop that is grown in large quantities for sale to other pe…
Food, New land, gold/silver, spread religion, and tobacco
Archeologists
these people excavate ancient settlements and study artifacts…
Ore
Rock or Earth from which metal can be broken
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Social Studies Chapter 4
constitutional republic
represent
liberty
legislative
people are governed by the leaders they elect.
speak for
freedom
branch of government that makes laws and raises and collects…
constitutional republic
people are governed by the leaders they elect.
represent
speak for
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Social Studies - Chapter 4
levee
loess
terrace
double cropping
a wall built to prevent the overflow of a river
yellowish brown soil that flows in the desert
platforms of earth that look like stairs
the process of growing two or more crops in the same piece of…
levee
a wall built to prevent the overflow of a river
loess
yellowish brown soil that flows in the desert
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Social Studies - Chapter 4
mine
mineral
territory
factory
to dig something out of the earth
a nonliving thing in the earth or in water
land that is an official part of another country
a building where people use machines to make things
mine
to dig something out of the earth
mineral
a nonliving thing in the earth or in water
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Social Studies Chapter 4
colony
survey
ally
French and Indian War
a place ruled by a distant country
measure the land
a person or country that joins with another for a common purp…
a war in North America fought by British against France and N…
colony
a place ruled by a distant country
survey
measure the land
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Social Studies America History of our Nation, Chapter 4
triangular trade
Slave Code
Middle Class
Natural Rights
3-way trade between colonies, Africa & Caribbean
laws restricting rights and movements of slaves
small planters, independent farmers, artisans
rights from birth belonging to every human being
triangular trade
3-way trade between colonies, Africa & Caribbean
Slave Code
laws restricting rights and movements of slaves
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Social Studies Chapter 4
colony
plantations
slavery
presidios
a land ruled by another country
large farms
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
another word for "fort"
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantations
large farms
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Mesopotamia
materials
Tigris River
Euphrates River
geographic area located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rive…
items used for constructing or making goods
one of the two largest rivers in Southwest Asia that flow fro…
one of the two largest rivers in Southwest Asia that flow fro…
Mesopotamia
geographic area located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rive…
materials
items used for constructing or making goods
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Social Studies Chapter 4
colony
plantations
slavery
presidios
a land ruled by another country
large farms
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
another word for "fort"
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantations
large farms
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social studies chapter 4
Albany Plan of Union
Great Awakening
John Peter Zenger Trial
Treaty of Paris
Rejected idea for the colonies to join together under one gov…
Religious revival in the colonies led by Ministers Edwards an…
The trial outcome gave us the freedom of the press
Ended the Seven Years' War
Albany Plan of Union
Rejected idea for the colonies to join together under one gov…
Great Awakening
Religious revival in the colonies led by Ministers Edwards an…
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Social Studies - Colonies - Chapter 4
plantation
slavery
colony
presidio
large farms
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
a land ruled by another country
a Spanish fort
plantation
large farms
slavery
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
cooperate
Patriot
empire
militia
work together
a person who wanted 13 colonies to be free from England
a group of countries or territories that are controlled by on…
a part of the army to be used in local emergencies
cooperate
work together
Patriot
a person who wanted 13 colonies to be free from England
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Chapter 4 Social Studies
Nile
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
cataracts
the important river which allowed the Egyptian empire to flou…
the northern region of Egypt , located downriver in relation…
the southern region of Egypt because it is located upriver in…
strong rapids
Nile
the important river which allowed the Egyptian empire to flou…
Lower Egypt
the northern region of Egypt , located downriver in relation…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
a large farm
the practice of holding people against their will and making…
areas of land or near the borders between countries colonies…
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
a large farm
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Social Studies: Chapter 4 Vocabulary
new world
age of exploration
explorers
archeologists
The name that Europeans used to refer to the America's.
The period o time beginning in the late 1400's, in which Euro…
people who travel in search of new geographical information.
A scientist who studies artifacts to learn about past cultures.
new world
The name that Europeans used to refer to the America's.
age of exploration
The period o time beginning in the late 1400's, in which Euro…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
democracy
represent
liberty
legislative branch
type of government where the people vote for the leaders of t…
someone to speak for someone else
freedom
makes the laws
democracy
type of government where the people vote for the leaders of t…
represent
someone to speak for someone else
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social studies chapter 4
colony
plantation
slavery
borderlands
a land ruled by another country
A large farm
making someone work without pay
the land on the edge of Spain's claimed land
colony
a land ruled by another country
plantation
A large farm
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Social Studies Chapter 4
fact
raw material
ally
treaty
a statement that can be checked and proven to be true
a natural resource that can be used to make a product
a friend, especially in the times of war
an agreement between groups or countries
fact
a statement that can be checked and proven to be true
raw material
a natural resource that can be used to make a product
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Social Studies (Chapter 4)
Glacier
Gorge
Hydropower
Hydroelectricity
huge sheets of ice that cover land
a deep narrow valley
power produced by capturing the energy of flowing water
electricity produced by flowing water
Glacier
huge sheets of ice that cover land
Gorge
a deep narrow valley
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Persia
Cyrus the Great
King Darius
satrap
the area known today as southwestern Iran
ruled the HUGE Persian Empire that covered northern Mesopotam…
reorganized the Persian government to make it work better by…
official who ruled a province and means "protector of the kin…
Persia
the area known today as southwestern Iran
Cyrus the Great
ruled the HUGE Persian Empire that covered northern Mesopotam…
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Chapter 4 Social Studies
explorer
Northwest Passage
Dutch West India Company
Colony
a person who travels to unknown places to discover new land
European Explorers wanted to find Northwest Passage through N…
A company owned by the Dutch (the Netherlands) that set up a…
a place ruled by another country
explorer
a person who travels to unknown places to discover new land
Northwest Passage
European Explorers wanted to find Northwest Passage through N…
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Chapter 4 Social Studies
conquistador
aztecs
Montecuhzoma
Hernando Cortes
soldier that is a conqueror
native American tribe
king of the Aztecs
took Montecuhzoma prisoner and overtook the city
conquistador
soldier that is a conqueror
aztecs
native American tribe
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Plantations
Slavery
Raw materials
Cash crop
Large farms.
The practice of holding people against their will and making…
A resource that can be used to make a product.
A crop that people grow to sell.
Plantations
Large farms.
Slavery
The practice of holding people against their will and making…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
hacienda
presidio
plantation
mission
A large Spanish estate.
A Spanish fort built to protect lands on the edge of New Spain
A large, frequently foreign-owned farm.
A place where Spanish priests and Indians lived side by side.
hacienda
A large Spanish estate.
presidio
A Spanish fort built to protect lands on the edge of New Spain
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Social Studies: Chapter 4 Celebrating Our Traditions
culture
tradition
artifact
custom
a way of life (includes language, food, religion, music, clot…
something that is passed down over time
an object that was made long ago
a special way a group does something
culture
a way of life (includes language, food, religion, music, clot…
tradition
something that is passed down over time
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Social Studies/ Chapter 4/ History words to know
mercantilism
import
export
Triangular trade
economic theory that a nation's strength came from building u…
trade product brought into a country
trade product sent to markets outside a country
colonial trade route between New England, the west Indies and…
mercantilism
economic theory that a nation's strength came from building u…
import
trade product brought into a country
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Social Studies Chapter 4
New World
Age of Exploration
explorers
archaeologist
the name that Europeans used to refer to the Americas
the period of time, beginning in the late 1400s, in which Eur…
a person who travels in search of new geographical informatio…
a scientist who studies artifacts to learn about past cultures
New World
the name that Europeans used to refer to the Americas
Age of Exploration
the period of time, beginning in the late 1400s, in which Eur…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Spain
missions
tobacco
Jamestown
the nation that started colonies in the Americas first
built by missionaries to convert Native Americans to Christia…
Virginia cash crop
England first settlement
Spain
the nation that started colonies in the Americas first
missions
built by missionaries to convert Native Americans to Christia…
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Chapter 4-Social Studies
plateau
proprietor
tax
delegate
a high, steep-sided landform that rises above surrounding land
a person who controlled all the land of a colony
money citizens pay to their government for services
someone who speaks or acts for others
plateau
a high, steep-sided landform that rises above surrounding land
proprietor
a person who controlled all the land of a colony
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Social Studies Chapter 4
John Cabot tried to find this land in…
John Cabot actually reached this count…
The first French settlement that was f…
What was the Northwest Passage that ea…
Asia
Canada
Samuel de Champlain
a waterway that cut across North America
John Cabot tried to find this land in…
Asia
John Cabot actually reached this count…
Canada
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Social Studies Chapter 4 Vocabulary
Christopher Columbus
Expedition
West Indies
Colony
Italian born explorer who sailed to the Americas in 1492. He…
Jouney made for a special purpose
Islands between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, ext…
Settlement far from the country that rules it.
Christopher Columbus
Italian born explorer who sailed to the Americas in 1492. He…
Expedition
Jouney made for a special purpose
Chapter 4 Social Studies Review
slash and burn
erode
terrace
plow
the process of cutting or burning down trees to clear the land
to wash away fertile topsoil
level platforms that allowed farmers to plant on hillsides
a tool to break and turn soil before planting
slash and burn
the process of cutting or burning down trees to clear the land
erode
to wash away fertile topsoil
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Social Studies Chapter 4-4th
glacier
gorge
hydropower
hydroelectricity
huge sheet of ice that covers land
deep narrow valley usually with a stream or river
power produced by capturing the energy of flowing water
electricity produced by water
glacier
huge sheet of ice that covers land
gorge
deep narrow valley usually with a stream or river
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Social Studies Chapter 4 Vocabulary
peak
American Revolution
canal
lock
the top of a mountain
the war in which the colonies won independence from Great Bri…
a ditch dug across land that often connects two waterways
a water elevator used to raise and lower boats
peak
the top of a mountain
American Revolution
the war in which the colonies won independence from Great Bri…
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Chapter 4 Social Studies Vocabulary
human features
environment
adapt
natural disaster
They are things that people add to the landscape, such as bui…
It is made up of the physical features and human features of…
to change ways of life to fit the environment (for example: w…
It is an event in nature that causes great harm to people and…
human features
They are things that people add to the landscape, such as bui…
environment
It is made up of the physical features and human features of…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
claim
armada
invasion
John Cabot
something declared as one's own, especially a piece of land
the Spanish word for a large fleet of ships
an attack by an armed force to conquer another country
Italian explorer who thought he could reach Asia by sailing a…
claim
something declared as one's own, especially a piece of land
armada
the Spanish word for a large fleet of ships
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Chapter 4 social studies
independence
liberty
General Anthony Wayne
General Hull
not ruled by someone else
do what you wish as long as it does not hurt anyone
won a battle against the British
surrendered Detroit to the British during the War of 1812
independence
not ruled by someone else
liberty
do what you wish as long as it does not hurt anyone
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Social Studies 5: Chapter 4
claim
armada
invasion
charter
something declared as one's own, especially a piece of land
the Spanish word for a large fleet of ships
an attack by an armed force to conquer another country
a document giving permission to a person or group to do somet…
claim
something declared as one's own, especially a piece of land
armada
the Spanish word for a large fleet of ships
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Chapter:4 Social studies
Conquistador
Civil war
Grant
Mainland
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
A war between people of the same country.
agree to give or allow (something requested) to
an area that is part of a continent
Conquistador
A Spanish conqueror of the Americas
Civil war
A war between people of the same country.
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Social studies chapter 4
culture
cultural landscape
civilization
institution
a way of life of a people, including their beliefs, customs,…
the parts of a people's environment that they have shaped and…
an advanced culture with cities and a sustem of writing
a custom or organization with social, educational, or religio…
culture
a way of life of a people, including their beliefs, customs,…
cultural landscape
the parts of a people's environment that they have shaped and…
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Ahimsa
Caste
Citadel
Dharma
Hindu idea of non violence
A social class of people
A fortress in a city
The religious and moral duty of Hindus
Ahimsa
Hindu idea of non violence
Caste
A social class of people
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Daniel Boone
Frontier
Pioneers
President Thomas Jefferson
known as the "Pathfinder." He found new trails, or paths, tha…
the far edge of a country where a group of people is just beg…
one of the first of a group of people to settle in an area ne…
bought the Louisiana Territory from France for $15 million
Daniel Boone
known as the "Pathfinder." He found new trails, or paths, tha…
Frontier
the far edge of a country where a group of people is just beg…
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Chapter 4 Social Studies
society
mission
missionary
convert
is a group of people forming a community
is a religious settlement
person who teaches his or her religion to others who have dif…
means to change
society
is a group of people forming a community
mission
is a religious settlement
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Social Studies Chapter 4
Region
Climate
Dissent
Proprietor
An area defined by common features or conditions.
The pattern of weather in a place over a long period of time.
Disagreement
Someone who owns land or property.
Region
An area defined by common features or conditions.
Climate
The pattern of weather in a place over a long period of time.
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