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Social Studies-Mrs. Holmes
Which is a result of desertification f…
Which has been a major cause of desert…
Which African country is losing its ra…
Why is most rainforest area lost today?
Increased starvation and poverty
Overuse of land by the people
Nigeria
Logging for industry, farming, and fuel
Which is a result of desertification f…
Increased starvation and poverty
Which has been a major cause of desert…
Overuse of land by the people
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Social Studies - Holmes Immigration
Emigrate
Immigration
Ethnic Groups
Steerage
a person who leaves one homeland to live somewhere else
the permanent movement of people into a country from other co…
people who share a common culture or heritage
quarters for low paying passengers below the deck of the ship
Emigrate
a person who leaves one homeland to live somewhere else
Immigration
the permanent movement of people into a country from other co…
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Social studies test- Holmes :)
Nationalism
Militarism
Alliance system
Balance of power
Loyalty to a country
Celebrating military action and growing military
A SYSTEM where countries agree to defend each other
Equality of power between countries discourages acting aggres…
Nationalism
Loyalty to a country
Militarism
Celebrating military action and growing military
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Social Studies - Holmes 1.16
Consolidation
Standard Gauge
Rebate
Pool
the practice of combing different companies into one.
4 feet 8.5 inches, the distance between rails agreed upon by…
a discount or return of part of a payment
a group sharing in some activity, for example, amount railroa…
Consolidation
the practice of combing different companies into one.
Standard Gauge
4 feet 8.5 inches, the distance between rails agreed upon by…
Holmes, Karavolos, Riad Social Studies Study Set
False: WARTGEL not ARTGEL
False: Presuming your culture is *supe…
True
False: Thoreau not Thorough
The Seven Elements of Culture's Acronym is: 'artgel'
Ethnocentricity is presuming that your culture is inferior to…
Primary resources are documents or contracts that provide fir…
Henry David Thorough was an American satirist, poet, anarchis…
False: WARTGEL not ARTGEL
The Seven Elements of Culture's Acronym is: 'artgel'
False: Presuming your culture is *supe…
Ethnocentricity is presuming that your culture is inferior to…
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Social studies mrs dumbler
Carnivore
Food chain
Herbivore
Omnivore
An animal that eats only other animals noun
The path of food energy in an ecosystem from plants to animal…
An animal that eats only plants
A animal that eats both plants and animals
Carnivore
An animal that eats only other animals noun
Food chain
The path of food energy in an ecosystem from plants to animal…
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Social Studies Vocabulary Mrs. Mincik
The French and Indian War
cause
effect
opinion
A war between the French and the British- The British won
an event that makes something happen
the result of an event
what someone thinks about something. It can not be proven.
The French and Indian War
A war between the French and the British- The British won
cause
an event that makes something happen
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Mrs. Miller Social Studies
a belief that a country should maintai…
extreme pride that people feel for the…
When strong industrialized nations tak…
a union or association for a mutual be…
militarism
nationalism
imperialism
alliances
a belief that a country should maintai…
militarism
extreme pride that people feel for the…
nationalism
Social Studies Mrs. Wisnioski
treason
repeal
petition
patriot
going against your own country
to stop or annul
people sign to get something
colonist believed that they should be independent to the Brit…
treason
going against your own country
repeal
to stop or annul
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social studies mrs.owsley
beliefs
competition
compromise
conflict
Specific ides that people hold to be true
act of rivalry
an agreement resolving differces
discord
beliefs
Specific ides that people hold to be true
competition
act of rivalry
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Mrs. Lawrence Social Studies
Constitution
Draft (verb)
Ratify
Citizen
A plan of government
to select from a group
to approve formally; confirm; verify
member of a state or nation
Constitution
A plan of government
Draft (verb)
to select from a group
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Mrs. Crawford - Social Studies
convention
dispute
domestic
ethics
a formal meeting
you question something
related to a home or household
standards of right and wrong conduct
convention
a formal meeting
dispute
you question something
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Mrs. Turner Social Studies Vocabulary
entrepreneur
political map
symbol
conflict
someone who takes a risk to start a business
a map that shows information such as borders, capitals and im…
a mark, a drawing, or a color that stands for something else
a serious disagreement or argument
entrepreneur
someone who takes a risk to start a business
political map
a map that shows information such as borders, capitals and im…
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Social Studies Mrs. Emert
New Jersey
New York
Rhode Island
Connecticut
Trenton
Albany
Providence
Hartford
New Jersey
Trenton
New York
Albany
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Social Studies Geography for Mrs. Mooney
equator
Northern Hemisphere
Southern Hemisphere
Prime Meridian
an imaginary line that goes all the way around the earth, div…
the half of the earth that is north of the equator
the half of the earth that is south of the equator
an imaginary line that goes all the way around the earth, div…
equator
an imaginary line that goes all the way around the earth, div…
Northern Hemisphere
the half of the earth that is north of the equator
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Social Studies Mrs. F.
Ruled by one person but has limited po…
Ruled by one person
Government ran by people
British VS French and Natives
Constitutional Monarchy
Absolute Monarchy
Democracy
French and Indian War
Ruled by one person but has limited po…
Constitutional Monarchy
Ruled by one person
Absolute Monarchy
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social studies Mr.Teeds
Monarchy
Caravel
Circumnavigate
Astrolabe
a form of government with a monarch at the head.
a ship that had a large cargo area used by the Spanish.
to sail all the way around.
finding the laungatudie and lattutude with the tats
Monarchy
a form of government with a monarch at the head.
Caravel
a ship that had a large cargo area used by the Spanish.
28 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary- Mrs. Hickey
geography
government
religion
trade
the study of people, place and environment focusing on the ea…
an institution that determines and enforces a society's laws.
system of beliefs grounded in belief and worship
exchange of goods
geography
the study of people, place and environment focusing on the ea…
government
an institution that determines and enforces a society's laws.
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social studies mrs probert
The Townshend act
The Stamp act
The Sugar act
The Proclamation of 1763
they put taxes on tea
put taxes on all papers
put taxes on coffee sugar indigo and molasses
stated that the colonists couldn't settle west of the Appalac…
The Townshend act
they put taxes on tea
The Stamp act
put taxes on all papers
31 terms
Social Studies Review - Mrs. Sager
Olive Branch Petition
Thomas Jefferson
He brought 59 cannons 300 miles from T…
Gain support from loyalists, Enlist Af…
What document did the Second Continental Congress' created wi…
The main author of the Declaration of Independence
Which of the following explains how Washington was able to se…
The reasons the British Army decided to invade... the South were:
Olive Branch Petition
What document did the Second Continental Congress' created wi…
Thomas Jefferson
The main author of the Declaration of Independence
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Social Studies- Mrs.Jordans
what are the 4 strands of social studi…
market economy
mixed economy
command economy
geography, history, economics, government
Economic decisions are made by individuals or the open market.
A combination of a command and market economy
An economic system in which the government controls a country…
what are the 4 strands of social studi…
geography, history, economics, government
market economy
Economic decisions are made by individuals or the open market.
22 terms
Mrs. Shahood Social Studies Chapter 4
Council
Trail of Tears
Colony
Thomas Jefferson
A group of people who meet to talk and make decisions
The US army forced the Cherokee to move from Arkansas to Okla…
A place that is ruled by a distant country
Moved to Williamsburg Virginia to study law in college. Helpe…
Council
A group of people who meet to talk and make decisions
Trail of Tears
The US army forced the Cherokee to move from Arkansas to Okla…
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Mrs graber social studys
Joint stock company
burgess
patroon
indentured servant
a business in which investors buy stock in return for a share…
elected representative to an assembly
landowner in the Dutch colonies who ruled over large areas of…
laborer who agrees to work without pay for a certain period o…
Joint stock company
a business in which investors buy stock in return for a share…
burgess
elected representative to an assembly
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Social Studies in Mrs.Kaz
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
Marbury Vs Madison
Judicial review
In the presidential election of 1800,Federalist___and Charles C
Ran against Democratic Republic__ and Aaron burr
A case that helped establish the Supreme Court power
The power to declare an act of Congress.
John Adams
In the presidential election of 1800,Federalist___and Charles C
Thomas Jefferson
Ran against Democratic Republic__ and Aaron burr
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Social studies mrs spaziani
Union had to patrol tons of miles of E…
Give them the right to vote
African American troops
Clara Barton
Why was the Union blockade of South hard to maintain
How did Lincoln want to reward the African-American soldiers
Who was the 54th Massachusetts infantory
Who was the angel of the battlefield
Union had to patrol tons of miles of E…
Why was the Union blockade of South hard to maintain
Give them the right to vote
How did Lincoln want to reward the African-American soldiers
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Social Studies, Mr. Plaksa
History
Prehistory
Archeologists
Oral Traditions
The written and other recorded events of people
The time before History
Scientists who examine objects to learn about past peoples an…
stories passed down by word of mouth
History
The written and other recorded events of people
Prehistory
The time before History
205 terms
Mrs. Lucas Social Studies Review
exploration
colonization
republic
revolution
The investigation of unknown regions
Establish of a new settlement or territory governed by a coun…
A country governed by elected representatives.
An overthrow or repudiation and the thorough replacement of a…
exploration
The investigation of unknown regions
colonization
Establish of a new settlement or territory governed by a coun…
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Social Studies Mrs. Kazonowsky
what are the imaginary lines that divi…
what are the imaginary lines that divi…
how many continents are located on the…
how many oceans are located on earth?
latitude lines
longitude lines
7
5
what are the imaginary lines that divi…
latitude lines
what are the imaginary lines that divi…
longitude lines
17 terms
social studies mrs.waldman
Delta
Hieroglyphics
Cataracts
Papyrus
when the Nile river branches out over an area of fertile soil
the Egyptians developed writing using picture symbols
boulders in the Nile form wild rapids
the Egyptians used a reed plant that grew along the Nile ... to…
Delta
when the Nile river branches out over an area of fertile soil
Hieroglyphics
the Egyptians developed writing using picture symbols
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Mr Mellino social studies
Botanist
Geology
Paleontology
Linguist
A person who specializes in the study of plant life.
The science about studying the structure of earth by examinin…
The science of examining bones and remains of recent or histo…
Expert in languages, he is able to read the languages that ar…
Botanist
A person who specializes in the study of plant life.
Geology
The science about studying the structure of earth by examinin…
35 terms
social studies Mr. pray
analyze
cause
effect
primary source
to separate (a material or abstract entity) into constituent…
a person or thing that acts, happens, or exists in such a way…
something that is produced by an agency or cause; result; con…
a document or physical object which was written or created du…
analyze
to separate (a material or abstract entity) into constituent…
cause
a person or thing that acts, happens, or exists in such a way…
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Social Studies 5 Mrs. Phillips
Rocky Mountains
glacier
Great Lakes
tributary
the major mountain range in western North America
a huge, slow-moving mass of snow and ice
the world's largest group of freshwater lakes
a river or stream that flows into a larger river
Rocky Mountains
the major mountain range in western North America
glacier
a huge, slow-moving mass of snow and ice
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MR. STEVENS SOCIAL STUDIES
Prohibition
Anarchist
Dust Bowl
Bankrupcy
the act of prohibiting the manufacturing, storage in barrels,…
a person who believes in or tries to bring about anarchy.
also known as the Dirty Thirties, was a period of severe dust…
The state of being bankrupt.
Prohibition
the act of prohibiting the manufacturing, storage in barrels,…
Anarchist
a person who believes in or tries to bring about anarchy.
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Social studies Mrs Cicchino
Fertile Crescent
Irrigation
City-state
Empire
A large area of rich, or fertile, farmland
A way of supplying water to an area of land
Consisted of a central city and all the countrysides around i…
Land with different territories and peoples under a single rule
Fertile Crescent
A large area of rich, or fertile, farmland
Irrigation
A way of supplying water to an area of land
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MR.ROLAF SOCIAL STUDIES
___________________ Day say is the day…
Who was the President of the United St…
What is the capital of United States?
Name three job Lincoln had before comi…
Inauguration
Abraham Lincoln
Washington D.C.
shopkeeper lawyer postmaster
___________________ Day say is the day…
Inauguration
Who was the President of the United St…
Abraham Lincoln
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social studies - Mr . Bruce
Napoleon Bonaparte
bastille
third estate
national assembly
(1769-1821) Emperor of the French. Responsible for many Frenc…
A medieval fort and prison in Paris used to store gun powder
97% of the population (the rest of France) They consisted of…
French Revolutionary assembly (1789-1791). Called first as th…
Napoleon Bonaparte
(1769-1821) Emperor of the French. Responsible for many Frenc…
bastille
A medieval fort and prison in Paris used to store gun powder
18 terms
Social Studies- Mrs. Vernon
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
Indentured Servants
The first permanent English settlement established in Virginia
Took control of the colony and build a fort in 1608 also esta…
Daughter of the Powhatan leader married John Rolfe and 1614
Servants who signed a contract to work 4 to 7 years These ser…
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement established in Virginia
John Smith
Took control of the colony and build a fort in 1608 also esta…
37 terms
social studies: mr.r
pollution
technology
aggression
nonviolence
The presence in or introduction into the environment of a sub…
Practical use of scientific information to improve the qualit…
A behavior with the intention to cause harm or increase relat…
a policy that all segregation protestors followed; had to not…
pollution
The presence in or introduction into the environment of a sub…
technology
Practical use of scientific information to improve the qualit…
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Mrs.Pouges social studies
Migration
Bering land bridge
Paleo Indians
Hunter-gatherers
Movement of people or animals from one region to another
A strip of land between Alaska and Asia
First people in Northern America between 38,000BC and 12,000 BC
People who hunted animals and gathered wild plants for food
Migration
Movement of people or animals from one region to another
Bering land bridge
A strip of land between Alaska and Asia
17 terms
Social Studies Mr. Milkowski
Mesopotamia
floodplain
silt
arid
The region between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers.
the land that borders the banks of a river
fine, fertile, soil carried by rivers and deposited on nearby…
climate type marked by hot summers and limiter rainfall
Mesopotamia
The region between the Tigris and the Euphrates rivers.
floodplain
the land that borders the banks of a river
19 terms
mr.didden social studies
~King James- king of England... ~John Smi…
~Chief of the Powhatan- No peace at th…
~Life was hard... ~Harsh environment... ~Not…
~Jamestown Virginia 1607
Who were the leaders of Leaders of Jamestown Colony?
What were some Jamestown Colony Native American interactions?
How Jamestown Colony's lifestyle?
Jamestown Colony location and dates
~King James- king of England... ~John Smi…
Who were the leaders of Leaders of Jamestown Colony?
~Chief of the Powhatan- No peace at th…
What were some Jamestown Colony Native American interactions?
Social studies Mrs.Mclung
Living document
Amendments
2/3's
Ratified ... 3/4's
The constitution is known as the
Changes to the constitution are called
What percentage of the house has to vote in the first process…
To become part of the constitution , amendment must be ______…
Living document
The constitution is known as the
Amendments
Changes to the constitution are called
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Mr.Sherrill SOCIAL STUDIES
basin
bay
canyon
channel
area of land drained by a given river and its branches
part of a large body of water
a deep and narrow valley with steep walls
wide,stright,or waterway between two land masses that lie clo…
basin
area of land drained by a given river and its branches
bay
part of a large body of water
18 terms
Social Studies Mr. Weis
Equator
Longitude
Prime Meridian
Continent
An imaginary line that goes around the middle of Earth; it li…
How far east or west a place is from the Prime Meridian.
A fixed point that is zero degrees longitude and runs through…
One of the seven large areas of land on Earth.
Equator
An imaginary line that goes around the middle of Earth; it li…
Longitude
How far east or west a place is from the Prime Meridian.
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Mr. Gorman Social Studies
what is bronze from?
old stone age
new stone age
nomad
copper and tin
paleolithic
neolithic
a person not living in one place
what is bronze from?
copper and tin
old stone age
paleolithic
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Mrs.rashfords social studies
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Dictatorship
Oligarchy
People elect someone to make laws and rules.
People vote on issues such as school budgets.
Someone who treats there followers cruelly to get what they w…
A small group like dictatorship.
Representative Democracy
People elect someone to make laws and rules.
Direct Democracy
People vote on issues such as school budgets.
14 terms
Social Studies Mrs. Kennedy
primary source
secondary souce
political
what is social studies
any document that was created during a specific time period a…
any document created by an author who has not eye witnessed o…
Gov't, legislation, military operations, treaties, war
the study of social sciences
primary source
any document that was created during a specific time period a…
secondary souce
any document created by an author who has not eye witnessed o…
10 terms
Social studies mrs.wells
Civil war
Exporting
Secede
Abolitionists
a war between political factions or regions within the same c…
to ship (commodities) to other countries or places for sale,…
to withdraw formally from an alliance, federation, or associa…
(especially prior to the Civil War) a person who advocated or…
Civil war
a war between political factions or regions within the same c…
Exporting
to ship (commodities) to other countries or places for sale,…
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Mrs. Samaha Social Studies :)
1st amendment
2nd amendment
13th amendment
14th amendment
Which amendment granted freedom of religion, speech, press, a…
Which amendment granted the right to bear arms?
Which amendment abolished slavery?
Which amendment granted all U.S. born citizens full citizensh…
1st amendment
Which amendment granted freedom of religion, speech, press, a…
2nd amendment
Which amendment granted the right to bear arms?
14 terms
Social studies (mrs.harrington)
Revenue
Writs of assistance
Resolution
Effigy
Incoming money
Legal document that enabled officers to search homes and ware…
A formal expression. Of opinion
Rag figure representing an unpopular individual
Revenue
Incoming money
Writs of assistance
Legal document that enabled officers to search homes and ware…
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