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Social Studies: History Terms
History
Artifact
Historian
Chronology
Study of events in the past.
Non-written object from the past
One who studies history
Sequence of events over time
History
Study of events in the past.
Artifact
Non-written object from the past
21 terms
Social studies history terms
Constitution
Executive branch
Legislative Branch
Judicial branch
A system of fundamental policies
A department that enforces laws
Government that makes laws
Government department that interprets laws
Constitution
A system of fundamental policies
Executive branch
A department that enforces laws
26 terms
Social Studies History Terms
Renaissance
Humanism
Perspective
Reformation
The "rebirth," a time of a renewed interest in art or learning.
The study of secular, or nonreligious, subjects such as histo…
A technique that allows artists to portray a three-dimensiona…
A religious movement in which calls for reform led to the eme…
Renaissance
The "rebirth," a time of a renewed interest in art or learning.
Humanism
The study of secular, or nonreligious, subjects such as histo…
33 terms
History social studies terms
aristocracy
authoritarianism
autocracy
autonomy
Rule or government exclusively by an upper class or elite
The principle of blind submission to authority, as opposed to…
Absolute authority of one person over all; dictatorship.
Independence; authority over oneself; freedom from dictatorsh…
aristocracy
Rule or government exclusively by an upper class or elite
authoritarianism
The principle of blind submission to authority, as opposed to…
18 terms
Social Studies: History Terms
History
Time line
Primary Source
Secondary Source
The study of people and events that happened in the past, inc…
a straight line with beginning and end points that shows sign…
a direct record of the the event or person being studied, mos…
a record of an event or person of the past done a long time a…
History
The study of people and events that happened in the past, inc…
Time line
a straight line with beginning and end points that shows sign…
18 terms
Social Studies Terms For History
A.D.
B.C.
Decade
Century
Anno Domini ( In The Year of Our Lord)
Before Christ
10 years
100 years
A.D.
Anno Domini ( In The Year of Our Lord)
B.C.
Before Christ
18 terms
Social Studies History Terms
Ottoman Empire
Zionism
Anti-Semitism
Operation Desert Storm
Turkish Empire, was founded in July 27, 1299 by Oghuz Turks u…
Jewish nationalist movement that has had as its goal to be th…
Hostility or Prejudice against jews
Codenames Operation Desert Storm was the combat phase, and Op…
Ottoman Empire
Turkish Empire, was founded in July 27, 1299 by Oghuz Turks u…
Zionism
Jewish nationalist movement that has had as its goal to be th…
27 terms
Social Studies 1700's U.S. History Terms
Writs of Assistance
Sugar Act
Stamp Act
Sons of Liberty
Legal documents that allowed British customs officers to ente…
Act that lowered tax on molasses imported by colonists, so ho…
Tax on almost all printed materials, from newspapers, pamphle…
Started by Samuel Adams, this organization would take to the…
Writs of Assistance
Legal documents that allowed British customs officers to ente…
Sugar Act
Act that lowered tax on molasses imported by colonists, so ho…
11 terms
Social Studies: History and Geography terms
A person who studies the past
the study of the past
proof that something happened
records made by people who saw or took…
historian
history
evidence
primary source
A person who studies the past
historian
the study of the past
history
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ITC - Social Studies - Social History Terms - Souther
Social Reform
Predestination
Charles Finney
Revival
an attempt to improve the condition of life
belief that God determines people's fate at birth
a preacher that helped start the Second Great Awakening
a huge outdoor religious meeting
Social Reform
an attempt to improve the condition of life
Predestination
belief that God determines people's fate at birth
10 terms
Social Studies - Studying History
History
culture
archaeology
fossil
study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
Study of past societies through an analysis of what people le…
A part or imprint of something that was once alive.
History
study of the past
culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
21 terms
Social Studies Key Terms
Supreme Court
Dissenting Opinion
Majority Opinion
Legislative
The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of…
An opinion filed by a judge who disagrees with the majority d…
In law, it is a judicial opinion agreed to by more than half…
Having the power to make laws; The branch of government havin…
Supreme Court
The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of…
Dissenting Opinion
An opinion filed by a judge who disagrees with the majority d…
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Social Studies Key Terms
Supreme Court
Dissenting Opinion
Majority Opinion
Legislative
The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of…
An opinion filed by a judge who disagrees with the majority d…
In law, it is a judicial opinion agreed to by more than half…
Having the power to make laws; The branch of government havin…
Supreme Court
The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of…
Dissenting Opinion
An opinion filed by a judge who disagrees with the majority d…
10 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary: History
Revolution
Imperialism
Decade
Century
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A period of ten years
A period of 100 years
Revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
26 terms
Social Studies - History- end of term
Loyalists
Give 2 reasons why the loyalists came…
Why did the loyalist leave the north A…
Who encouraged the loyalists to come t…
people who stayed loyal to Britain during the American war re…
It was a British colony... It had a warm climate suitable for pl…
they were frequently not allowed to buy goods,... they were some…
Sir Guy Carleton the British Commander-in-Chief
Loyalists
people who stayed loyal to Britain during the American war re…
Give 2 reasons why the loyalists came…
It was a British colony... It had a warm climate suitable for pl…
35 terms
Social Studies History
"War is expensive and...
French and Indian War
Stamp Act
Townshend Act
...time consuming."
1754-1763, often called the "Seven-Years War" fought between…
1765-1766, a tax act placed by the British Government on all…
1767-1768, after the Stamp Act came this act that placed a ta…
"War is expensive and...
...time consuming."
French and Indian War
1754-1763, often called the "Seven-Years War" fought between…
27 terms
Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
10 terms
Social Studies-Early History
Mesopotamia
fertile cresent
irrigation
surplus
The land between two rivers (Tigress River and Euphrates River)
*fertile soil... *where the first civilizations lived
Supplying farmland with water from another place
more than you need
Mesopotamia
The land between two rivers (Tigress River and Euphrates River)
fertile cresent
*fertile soil... *where the first civilizations lived
11 terms
Social Studies - History Vocabulary
history
perspective
artifact
primary source
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
the way you look at something; a point of view
an object made by a human being; of historical or cultural in…
document or physical object which was written or created duri…
history
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
perspective
the way you look at something; a point of view
18 terms
World History: Social Studies Words
AD
BC
BCE
CE
also CE, refers to dates after Jesus's birth
also BCE, refers to dates before the birth of Jesus of Nazareth
refers to "Before the Common Era," dates before the birth of…
refers to the "Common Era," dates after Jesus's birth
AD
also CE, refers to dates after Jesus's birth
BC
also BCE, refers to dates before the birth of Jesus of Nazareth
12 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 5 History, Biographies, and Timlines
history
immigrant
past
present
the story of the past
a person who moves from one country to another
things that happened then or long ago
things that happen now or today
history
the story of the past
immigrant
a person who moves from one country to another
10 terms
Social Studies - What is History Terms
Archaeology
Artifact
Bias
Conclusion
The study of objects to learn about past human life.
An object made by people.
An unreasoned, emotional judgement about people and events.
A decision reached after examining evidence.
Archaeology
The study of objects to learn about past human life.
Artifact
An object made by people.
55 terms
Social Studies/World history
Maps
Title
Key
Compass Rose
Five parts in a ____... Keys ... Title... Compass Rose... Scale ... Longitud…
main idea for the graph
Table that displays meaning of symbols
shows four cranial directions (North, East, South, West)
Maps
Five parts in a ____... Keys ... Title... Compass Rose... Scale ... Longitud…
Title
main idea for the graph
12 terms
Social Studies: History
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
the study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
the study of the past based on what people left behind
an imprint of something that was once alive - often found in…
history
the study of the past
culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs and values of a group of people
15 terms
ITC - Social Studies - Social History Terms 1 - Souther
Social reform
Predestination
Charles Finnley
Revival
...
...
...
...
Social reform
...
Predestination
...
12 terms
Social Studies - History
Decade
Century
Primary Sources
Continuity
10 years of time (example: 2000 - 2010)
A period of 100 years.
eyewitness accounts of history. They include letters, diaries…
no change over time
Decade
10 years of time (example: 2000 - 2010)
Century
A period of 100 years.
20 terms
Social Studies American History
Constitutional Monarchy
Monarchy
Magna Carta
John Locke
...
...
...
...
Constitutional Monarchy
...
Monarchy
...
30 terms
History Terms Legal, Political and Social Studies
Act
Amendment
Executive Order
Federal
A law passed by Congress or State Legislature
A change in the Constitution or addition
A command from the President without congressional approval
National Government
Act
A law passed by Congress or State Legislature
Amendment
A change in the Constitution or addition
13 terms
10-9-15 Social Studies/History Terms
Agrarian Society
3 Field System
Colonization
Migrate
Society based on farming
Harvest 2 fields, leave 1 empty for nutrients
Large amount of people moving to colonial area which has been…
Movement of people to one place to another, settling temporar…
Agrarian Society
Society based on farming
3 Field System
Harvest 2 fields, leave 1 empty for nutrients
34 terms
Grade 5 Social Studies History Alive! Chapter 2
origin stories
migrant
migration routes
adaptations
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
the path followed by a group of people when they move from on…
changes in a way of life that allow people or (organisms) to…
origin stories
tales that a group of people tell about where they come from…
migrant
people who move (migrate) from one country or area of the wor…
29 terms
Social Studies/History Vocabulary
Timeline
Chronological
Interval
Decade
List of important events in the order in which they happened
In order of time
Period of time between events
Period of 10 years
Timeline
List of important events in the order in which they happened
Chronological
In order of time
19 terms
Social Studies-- Texas History Mid Term Review
Law of April 6, 1830
Why were people interested in moving t…
Battle of San Jacinto
What country was Texas part of from 18…
no slaves, taxes on US goods, canceled nearly all empresario…
cheap land
ended Revolution, complete victory for Texas, declared Texas…
Mexico
Law of April 6, 1830
no slaves, taxes on US goods, canceled nearly all empresario…
Why were people interested in moving t…
cheap land
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Social Studies Vocabulary Terms
Ally
Arable Land
Aristocracy
Assimilation
A nation that joins another nation in some common effort, suc…
Land that can be used to grow crops
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
process by which one group takes the cultural traits of another
Ally
A nation that joins another nation in some common effort, suc…
Arable Land
Land that can be used to grow crops
10 terms
Social Studies: US History Chap 7 terms Sect 4
A judge who serves on the Supreme Court
Someone who is trying to escape
The branch of government that make laws
A proposal for a new law
Justice
Runaway
Legislative branch
Bill
A judge who serves on the Supreme Court
Justice
Someone who is trying to escape
Runaway
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Social Studies Terms #1
group
needs
leader
community
A number of people doing an activity together.
Things people cannot live without.
A person who helps a group plan what to do.
A place where people live and the people who live there.
group
A number of people doing an activity together.
needs
Things people cannot live without.
27 terms
Social Studies - Geography Terms
basin
bay
canyon
cape
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
n. A deep, narrow valley with steep sides.
n. A point of land that extends into water.
basin
n. A bowl-shaped area of land surrounded by higher land.
bay
n. An inlet of the sea or some other body of water, usually s…
23 terms
Social Studies Terms for History about cultures
Nomads
Fertile
Domesticate
Irrigation
People that have no settled home
(Or rich) in the substances that plants need to grow
Adapting wild plants for human use
Supplying land with water from another place using network ca…
Nomads
People that have no settled home
Fertile
(Or rich) in the substances that plants need to grow
Social Studies Terms, Chapter 1
abolitionist
antebellum
confederacy
prosperous
a person who wanted to end slavery.
the time in the south before the Civil War
alliance of southern states that seceded from the Union over…
successful and wealthy
abolitionist
a person who wanted to end slavery.
antebellum
the time in the south before the Civil War
12 terms
Social Studies Earth Terms
landform
plate tectonics
continental drift
fault
A shape or physical feature on Earth's surface
A theory stating that the earth's surface is broken into plat…
The gradual movement of the continents across the earth's sur…
A break in Earth's crust where slabs of rock slip past each o…
landform
A shape or physical feature on Earth's surface
plate tectonics
A theory stating that the earth's surface is broken into plat…
8 terms
Social Studies Unit 1/ History and Culture Terms
history
ancestor
missionary
biography
the story of what has happened in a place
a member of a persons family who lived a long time ago such a…
a person who is sent to tell others about his or her religiou…
the story of a real person's life
history
the story of what has happened in a place
ancestor
a member of a persons family who lived a long time ago such a…
27 terms
Social studies terms and history makers 1
Democracy
Communism
Iron Curtain
Berlin Wall
A system of government in which the people hold power, usuall…
A form of government that ends social classes and private pro…
A term used by Winston Churchill to describe the area of Euro…
An actual wall separating communist East Berlin from democrat…
Democracy
A system of government in which the people hold power, usuall…
Communism
A form of government that ends social classes and private pro…
9 terms
Social Studies Terms
emperor
magnetic compass
caravan
pilgrimage
ruler of an empire
tool used by sailors to determine their direction at sea
group of traders traveling together
journey taken for religious reasons
emperor
ruler of an empire
magnetic compass
tool used by sailors to determine their direction at sea
36 terms
2104 Social Studies Kentucky History
Frankfort
Frankfort
Muhammed Ali
Muhammed Ali
Contrary to popular belief, this city was not named for a sim…
Capital of Kentucky
In 1967, this athlete was convicted of refusing to be drafted…
Famous heavyweight boxer from Louisville, KY
Frankfort
Contrary to popular belief, this city was not named for a sim…
Frankfort
Capital of Kentucky
19 terms
Social Studies-Map Terms
Cardinal directions
Intermediate directions
Lines of latitude
Lines of longitude
one of the main directions: north, east, south, & west
one of the in-between directions: northeast, southeast, north…
east-west lines on a map or globe that are always the same di…
North-south lines on a map or globe that run from pole to pol…
Cardinal directions
one of the main directions: north, east, south, & west
Intermediate directions
one of the in-between directions: northeast, southeast, north…
37 terms
Praxis5019 Terms (Social Studies: World History)
Paleolithic period
Neolithic period
Fertile Crescent
Old Kingdom, Middle Kingdom, New Kingdom
hunter-gatherers, stone age
introduction of agricultural systems, start of dependence on…
crescent-shaped area that was part of a massive swath of rich…
Egypt's three periods
Paleolithic period
hunter-gatherers, stone age
Neolithic period
introduction of agricultural systems, start of dependence on…
33 terms
Social Studies WHCH7 Terms "Modern World History" Chapter 7
old regine
estates
Louis XIV
Marie Antoniette
social and political system of France
large, social classes
king of France during 1770's and 1780's
queen of france during 1770's and 1780's
old regine
social and political system of France
estates
large, social classes
20 terms
Indicator Terms Social Studies
Literacy Rate
Infant Mortality Rate
Gross Domestic Product per Capita
Economic Freedom Index
Percentage of people who can read and write-usually over the…
The total number of deaths in a year among infants under one…
The average amount of money made by a person in a nation per…
The ranking of a country's market freedom-how free the people…
Literacy Rate
Percentage of people who can read and write-usually over the…
Infant Mortality Rate
The total number of deaths in a year among infants under one…
187 terms
Praxis II Middle School Social Studies Terms - US History
Bearing Strait
Native Americans
Native Americans in the West
Native Americans along the Pacitic
A land bridge between Russia and Alaska.
First inhabitants of Americans, who had diverse social struct…
Zuni, Hopi, Pueblo
Tlingit, Haida, Kwakiutls, Nootkas, Chinook, Salish
Bearing Strait
A land bridge between Russia and Alaska.
Native Americans
First inhabitants of Americans, who had diverse social struct…
19 terms
Indicator Terms Social Studies
Literacy Rate
Infant Mortality Rate
Gross Domestic Product per Capita
Economic Freedom Index
Percentage of people who can read and write-usually over the…
The total number of deaths in a year among infants under one…
The average amount of money made by a person in a nation per…
The ranking of a country's market freedom-how free the people…
Literacy Rate
Percentage of people who can read and write-usually over the…
Infant Mortality Rate
The total number of deaths in a year among infants under one…
15 terms
Social Studies Introductory terms
History, Geography, Economics, and Gov…
a group of people who live in the same…
study of things that happened in the p…
study of countries, oceans, mountains,…
Social Studies
Society
History
Geography
History, Geography, Economics, and Gov…
Social Studies
a group of people who live in the same…
Society
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