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Chapter 3 History Vocabulary
religion
persecute
Roman Catholic Church
clergy
a set of spiritual beliefs, values, and practices
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
the Christian church headed by the pope in Rome
the body of people, such as priests, who perform the sacred f…
religion
a set of spiritual beliefs, values, and practices
persecute
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
31 terms
World History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
steppes
migration
Hittites
group of semi nomadic people
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
movements of a people from one region to another
Indo-European speakers who formed an empire which combined id…
Indo-Europeans
group of semi nomadic people
steppes
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
27 terms
World History Chapter 3
Aryans
Vedas
Brahmin
Caste
A light skinned, tall, semi-nomadic group of herders who orig…
This is a collection of four, Aryan, religious texts which sh…
They were Aryan priests, and the most respected of the four m…
This was a term coined by 15th c. Portuguese explorers to exp…
Aryans
A light skinned, tall, semi-nomadic group of herders who orig…
Vedas
This is a collection of four, Aryan, religious texts which sh…
49 terms
World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
15 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Jamestown
Representative Government
Plymouth
Pilgrim
England's first permanent settlement in North America
the form of government in which voters elect people to make l…
100 Pilgrims who sailed on the Mayflower arrived safely in N.…
a person who takes religious journey
Jamestown
England's first permanent settlement in North America
Representative Government
the form of government in which voters elect people to make l…
13 terms
History Vocab Chapter 3
pony express
telegraph
transcontinental railroad
pioneer
service begon in 1860 that used a relay of riders on horses t…
device that sends messages through wires using electricity
rail road that crosses a continent the first Transcontintel r…
early setter of a region
pony express
service begon in 1860 that used a relay of riders on horses t…
telegraph
device that sends messages through wires using electricity
11 terms
World History - Chapter 3
Caste
Polytheistic
Brahman
Mystics
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
They believed in many gods.
The belief system established by Aryans in India. The single…
Individuals who devote their lives to seeking spiritual truths.
Caste
In traditional Indian society, an unchangeable social group i…
Polytheistic
They believed in many gods.
History Chapter 3
minting
caravan
barter
Jordan
the process of making coins
a group of people traveling together with pack animals
trade conducted by giving goods for other desired goods
most important river in Israel
minting
the process of making coins
caravan
a group of people traveling together with pack animals
31 terms
World History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
steppes
migration
Hittites
Nomadic peoples with shared language
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
movements of a people from one region to another
Indo-European speakers who settled in Anatolia, later formed…
Indo-Europeans
Nomadic peoples with shared language
steppes
dry grasslands that stretches north of the Caucasus mountains
9 terms
Chapter 3 History Vocabulary
Boycott
Duty
Efigy
Escalate
Neglecting to buy imports from a specific seller.
A tax
A life-sized dummy.
Increased or built rapidly
Boycott
Neglecting to buy imports from a specific seller.
Duty
A tax
4th history Chapter 3
Mexico
New Mexico
Texas
Florida
Mexico
New Mexico
10 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
tepee
bullboat
syllabary
Indians
tent
boat
alphabet of the Cherokee
name given to the people of the New World; he thought he was…
tepee
tent
bullboat
boat
20 terms
U.S. History Chapter 3
John Smith
charter
Joint-stock company
Sir Walter Raleigh
Helped Jamestown survive. Encourage settlers to work harder f…
a document granting the recipient the right to settle a colony
a company in which investors buy stock in a the company in re…
In 1584, he sent an expedition that landed in present-day Vir…
John Smith
Helped Jamestown survive. Encourage settlers to work harder f…
charter
a document granting the recipient the right to settle a colony
12 terms
Tx. History - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
basin
elavation
maquiladora
arid
a sunken area in a plateau found between mountain ranges
height above sea level
factory in Mexico that assemble parts made in the United Stat…
lacking enough water for things to grow
basin
a sunken area in a plateau found between mountain ranges
elavation
height above sea level
9 terms
History 5: Chapter 3 Vocabulary
emperor
magnetic compass
caravan
pilgrimage
ruler of an empire
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
group of traders traveling together, especially in the desert
journey taken for religious reasons
emperor
ruler of an empire
magnetic compass
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
35 terms
World History Chapter 3 vocabulary
conquistador
immunity
Hernan Cortes
Tenochtitlan
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
natural protection, resistance
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
Capital of the Aztec Empire, Mexico City was constructed on i…
conquistador
Spanish explorers who claimed lands in the Americas for Spain…
immunity
natural protection, resistance
7 terms
US History Chapter 3 -AC
tobacco
indigo
plantation
frontier
The Jamestown settlers soon began growing large quantities of…
A plant used to make valuable blue dye
a large farm
Land not yet settled by people
tobacco
The Jamestown settlers soon began growing large quantities of…
indigo
A plant used to make valuable blue dye
24 terms
History vocabulary Chapter 3
Transcontinental Railroad
George Westinghouse
Granville T. Woods
Theodore Judah
One railroad that crossed the entire continent from the Atlan…
Made the air brakes for trains which made them safer by stopp…
Improved the air brake and developed a telegraph system that…
Took a special interest in the idea of a Trans. Cont. RR he w…
Transcontinental Railroad
One railroad that crossed the entire continent from the Atlan…
George Westinghouse
Made the air brakes for trains which made them safer by stopp…
23 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Jamestown
Indentured Servants
Bacon's Rebellion
Toleration Act of 1649
First pmanent English settlement in North America.
Servants that signed a contract to work for 4-7 years for tho…
Attack on Jamestown by Nathaniel Bacon and his followers.
Bill that made it a crime to restrict the religious rights of…
Jamestown
First pmanent English settlement in North America.
Indentured Servants
Servants that signed a contract to work for 4-7 years for tho…
9 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Emperor
Magnetic compass
Caravan
Pilgrimage
Rule of an empire
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
Group of traders traveling together especially in the desert
Journey taken for religious reasons
Emperor
Rule of an empire
Magnetic compass
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
49 terms
World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
24 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
fertile crescent
mesopotamia
irrigate
city-state
the region that stretches in a large crescent shaped curve fr…
in the fertile crescent today known as Iraq
supply water to crops
an independent state including a city and it's surrounding te…
fertile crescent
the region that stretches in a large crescent shaped curve fr…
mesopotamia
in the fertile crescent today known as Iraq
33 terms
BJU World History Chapter 3
Homer
Socrates
Hippocrates
Eratosthenes
poet
Father of Philosophy
medicine
geography
Homer
poet
Socrates
Father of Philosophy
46 terms
World History Chapter 3
Indo-Europeans
Steppes
Migration
Hittites
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
The movement of people or animals from one region to another.
A Indo-European people group who lived in Anatolia, modern da…
Indo-Europeans
These people are thought to have been a nomadic tribe who cam…
Steppes
A dry grassland that is found north of the Caucasus Mountains…
9 terms
History - Chapter 3 - Vocabulary
emperor
magnetic compass
caravan
pilgrimage
The ruler of an empire
A tool sailors use to see what direction they are traveling.
A group of traders traveling together
A journey taken for religious reasons
emperor
The ruler of an empire
magnetic compass
A tool sailors use to see what direction they are traveling.
48 terms
History Vocabulary Chapter 3
parliament
patriots
independence
loyal
a group of elected representatives who vote on the laws of a…
people who are proud of an fight for their country.
freedom; not needing or flying on anyone else
faithful
parliament
a group of elected representatives who vote on the laws of a…
patriots
people who are proud of an fight for their country.
AL HISTORY CHAPTER 3
fossil
artifact
migrate
paleontologist
the preserved remains of a plant or animal from long ago.
an object that was made and used by people long ago
to move from one place to settle in another
a scientist who learns about the past by studying fossils
fossil
the preserved remains of a plant or animal from long ago.
artifact
an object that was made and used by people long ago
38 terms
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Indo-Europeans
Aryans
Steppes
Vedas
group of Asian peoples who migrated to many difference places
Group of Indo-Europeans
dry grasslands
Sacred Literature of the Aryans
Indo-Europeans
group of Asian peoples who migrated to many difference places
Aryans
Group of Indo-Europeans
History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Encounter
Empire
Monarch
Renaissance
A Meeting
The Conquered Lands Of Many People And Places Governed By One…
A King Or Queen.
A French Word Meaning "REBIRTH," Used To Name A Time Of Advan…
Encounter
A Meeting
Empire
The Conquered Lands Of Many People And Places Governed By One…
24 terms
AP History Chapter 3 Terms
Cotton Mather
The Enlightenment
Covenant
Triangular Trade
*One of colonial New England's most eminent clergyman
"Age of Reason" A movement that emphasized science and reason…
A solemn agreement between people or between God and man invo…
Commerce linking Africa, the New World colonies, and Europe;…
Cotton Mather
*One of colonial New England's most eminent clergyman
The Enlightenment
"Age of Reason" A movement that emphasized science and reason…
77 terms
US History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
extract
adapt
prior
placer mining
to remove by force
to change in order to meet the demands of a certain environme…
happening before an event
method of extracting mineral ore by hand using simple tools l…
extract
to remove by force
adapt
to change in order to meet the demands of a certain environme…
16 terms
Chapter 3 History
Jamestown
Boston
Rhode Island
New York City
England's 1st permanent colony in the New World
Main Puritan CIty
Roger Williams founded this colony
Most populated city in the US today
Jamestown
England's 1st permanent colony in the New World
Boston
Main Puritan CIty
35 terms
Louisiana History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
goods
services
consumer
producer
physical items such as food, clothing, cars and houses
activities people do for a fee
a person who satisfies a want of a need by buying a good or s…
a person or business who uses resources to make goods or prov…
goods
physical items such as food, clothing, cars and houses
services
activities people do for a fee
16 terms
History (Chapter 3) Vocabulary
pioneer
The Old Three Hundred
empresario
dugout
a person who is among the first of a group of people to settl…
the early colonists (300 families) living in Stephen F. Austi…
a person who is given a large piece of land by the government…
a home built into the side of a hill
pioneer
a person who is among the first of a group of people to settl…
The Old Three Hundred
the early colonists (300 families) living in Stephen F. Austi…
27 terms
HISTORY VOCAB CHAPTER 3
ENCOUNTER
EMPIRE
MONARCH
RENAISSANCE
A meeting
The conquered lands of many people and places governed by one…
A king or queen
A French word meaning "rebirth" used to name a time of advanc…
ENCOUNTER
A meeting
EMPIRE
The conquered lands of many people and places governed by one…
11 terms
American History Chapter 3
John Winthrop
Thomas Hooker
Roger Williams
John Elliot
Served as the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay colony
Founder of Connecticut
Founded Rhode Island
Apostle to the Indians, printed the first bible in America
John Winthrop
Served as the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay colony
Thomas Hooker
Founder of Connecticut
29 terms
History Chapter 3 (pictures)
Hudson's Bay Company
Mackenzie River
Niagara Falls
Klondike Gold Rush
Canada's oldest business
Canada's longest river
one of the world's most beautiful waterfalls
the event that made the Yukon first famous
Hudson's Bay Company
Canada's oldest business
Mackenzie River
Canada's longest river
12 terms
Chapter 3 US History
Massachusetts... Pilgrims and John Winthr…
New Hampshire... John Wheelright... New Engl…
Rhode Island... Roger Williams and Anne H…
Connecticut ... Thomas Hooker... New England
Massachusetts... Pilgrims and John Winthr…
New Hampshire... John Wheelright... New Engl…
22 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary/History
Tributary
Plateau
Alluvial Plain
Silt
A river that flows into a larger river.
A high, flat area of land.
A low, flat land formed from fine soil left behind by streams.
Soil and tiny rocks carried or deposited on the land of flood…
Tributary
A river that flows into a larger river.
Plateau
A high, flat area of land.
9 terms
Mississippi History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Constitution
Moundbuilders
Maize
Clan
sets up the framework of government and determines its powers…
North American societies that built mounds; sometimes over bu…
the Native American word for corn
group of related families
Constitution
sets up the framework of government and determines its powers…
Moundbuilders
North American societies that built mounds; sometimes over bu…
43 terms
LA History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
mineral resources
smuggling
mercantilism
barter
inorganic substances that were formed by earths geological pr…
illegal trade
an economic policy under which a government (mother country)…
trading goods & services without money
mineral resources
inorganic substances that were formed by earths geological pr…
smuggling
illegal trade
9 terms
World History Chapter 3 Vocabulary
monsoon
animism
Brahmans
barter
seasonal wind
belief that spirits inhabit everything
Aryan priests
exchange of goods
monsoon
seasonal wind
animism
belief that spirits inhabit everything
24 terms
US History 10- Chapter 3 Vocabulary Terms
Merchantilism
Parliament
Navigation Acts
Dominion of New England
An economic system in which nations seek to increase their we…
The legislative body of England
Series of laws enacted by Parliament, beginning in 1651, to t…
Land from southern Maine to New Jersey United into one vast c…
Merchantilism
An economic system in which nations seek to increase their we…
Parliament
The legislative body of England
20 terms
History Chapter 3
Boston Massacre
Battle of Trenton
Patrick Henry
Thomas Paine
Conflict between British soldiers and Boston civilians on Mar…
On December 25th, Washington crossed Delaware River, and took…
"Give me liberty or give me death"
Patriot and writer whose pamphlet Common Sense convinced ma…
Boston Massacre
Conflict between British soldiers and Boston civilians on Mar…
Battle of Trenton
On December 25th, Washington crossed Delaware River, and took…
11 terms
Chapter 3 World History
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
canal
an area of rich farmland... in Southwest Asia... where the first... ci…
a mixture of fertile soil... and tiny rocks that can... make land i…
a way of supplying... water to an area of land
a human-made... waterway
Fertile Crescent
an area of rich farmland... in Southwest Asia... where the first... ci…
silt
a mixture of fertile soil... and tiny rocks that can... make land i…
22 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary/History
Tributary
Plateau
Alluvial Plain
Silt
A river that flows into a larger river.
A high, flat area of land.
A low, flat land formed from fine soil left behind by streams.
Soil and tiny rocks carried or deposited on the land by flood…
Tributary
A river that flows into a larger river.
Plateau
A high, flat area of land.
28 terms
World History Chapter 3
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
canals
a large arc of rich, or fertile farmland extending from the P…
mixture of rich soil and tiny rockes
way of supplying water to an area of land
human-made waterways
Fertile Crescent
a large arc of rich, or fertile farmland extending from the P…
silt
mixture of rich soil and tiny rockes
28 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary Terms- History
boycott
duty
effigy
escalate
a form of protest or punishment where one party refuses to bu…
a government tax on specific products, often imported
a life-size dummy, representing a hated person or group, that…
to increase or build up rapidly
boycott
a form of protest or punishment where one party refuses to bu…
duty
a government tax on specific products, often imported
11 terms
American History Chapter 3
physical features
landform
barriers
Rocky Mountains
a natural feature on the earth's surface, such as a mountain…
valley, mountain, lakes, plains
natural land or climate features that slow or stop travel and…
mountains with tall, rugged peaks found in the western US
physical features
a natural feature on the earth's surface, such as a mountain…
landform
valley, mountain, lakes, plains
20 terms
US History Chapter 3
Jamestown
Committees of Correspondence
English Bill of Rights
indentured servants
the first colony in America
They shared information between the colonies
Rights for the English people
people who had to work off their credit to the Americas
Jamestown
the first colony in America
Committees of Correspondence
They shared information between the colonies
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