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Pearson My World 1st Grade
clock
calendar
past
present
a tool that shows the time
a chart that shows the days, weeks and months in a year
what has happened before today
the time that is happening now
clock
a tool that shows the time
calendar
a chart that shows the days, weeks and months in a year
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Pearson World History Chapter 4, The Industrial Revolution
Industrial Revolution
enclosure movement
factors of production
cottage industry
the time period when power-driven machinery was developed
the combining of many small farms by wealthy land owners
the essential elements that a nation needs for economic success
a craft occupation performed at home
Industrial Revolution
the time period when power-driven machinery was developed
enclosure movement
the combining of many small farms by wealthy land owners
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Pearson My World Geography - Mexico
irrigation
sinkholes
altitude
hydroelectric power
artificial watering of farmland with water drawn from reservo…
found in the Yucatan Peninsula
height above sea level
power generated by running water through channels in dams.
irrigation
artificial watering of farmland with water drawn from reservo…
sinkholes
found in the Yucatan Peninsula
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Pearson World History Chapter 3: Ancient China
feudalism
Confucius
philosophy
filial piety
loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
develop a philosophy concerned with worldly goals ensuring so…
system of ideas
respect for your parents and ancestors, devoting oneself to o…
feudalism
loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
Confucius
develop a philosophy concerned with worldly goals ensuring so…
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Pearson World History, Chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
prehistory
Study of people, their environments, landscapes, and resource…
Measurement North or South of the Equator
Measurement East or West of Prime Meridian (Greenwich, England)
Before writing.
geography
Study of people, their environments, landscapes, and resource…
latitude
Measurement North or South of the Equator
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Pearson World History I, Chapter 1
geography
latitude
longitude
prehistory
Study of people, their environments, and resources available…
Measurement North or South of the Equator
Measurement East or West of Prime Meridian (Greenwich, England)
Before writing.
geography
Study of people, their environments, and resources available…
latitude
Measurement North or South of the Equator
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Pearson My World Geography - Mexico
irrigation
sinkholes
altitude
hydroelectric power
artificial watering of farmland with water drawn from reservo…
found in the Yucatan Peninsula
height above sea level
power generated by running water through channels in dams.
irrigation
artificial watering of farmland with water drawn from reservo…
sinkholes
found in the Yucatan Peninsula
31 terms
Pearson Florida World History Chapter 8
William the Conqueror
Common Law
Jury
King John
Norman king who triumphed at the Battle of Hastings
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
Group of men sworn to speak the truth
English king in the early 1200s, forced to sign Magna Carta
William the Conqueror
Norman king who triumphed at the Battle of Hastings
Common Law
A legal system based on custom and court rulings
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Pearson My World History - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
anthropology
archaeologists
prehistory
fossils
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
People who study human life in the past by examining the thin…
The time before written records, archeologists look for the p…
hardened remains or imprints of living things that existed lo…
anthropology
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
archaeologists
People who study human life in the past by examining the thin…
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Pearson - world history
Mesopotamian societies (Sumer, Babylon)
Cuneiform
Code of Hammurabi
Egypt
located along the Tigris and Euphrates River valley, this civ…
earliest form of writing
first written law code
located in the Nile River Valley, this civilization had the f…
Mesopotamian societies (Sumer, Babylon)
located along the Tigris and Euphrates River valley, this civ…
Cuneiform
earliest form of writing
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Pearson My World Geography Core Concepts 4
natural resource
renewable resource
examples of renewable resources
nonrenewable resource
a useful material found in the environment
a resource that Earth or people can replace
soil, water, plants, animals
a resource that cannot be replaced in a relatively short peri…
natural resource
a useful material found in the environment
renewable resource
a resource that Earth or people can replace
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Pearson World History Chapter 4
Shrines
Trojan War
Homer
Polis
Areas dedicated to the honor of gods and goddesses
War that took place around 1250 B.C. It was between the Mycen…
Poet; wrote the Illiad and the Odyssey
city-state
Shrines
Areas dedicated to the honor of gods and goddesses
Trojan War
War that took place around 1250 B.C. It was between the Mycen…
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Pearson World History Chapter 10
Minoan
Mycenaean
Homer
Iliad
Early culture that developed on the island of Crete and influ…
Civilization on mainland Greece that made bronze weapons and…
Author of the Iliad
Long, epic poem that tells the stories of the Trojan War, inc…
Minoan
Early culture that developed on the island of Crete and influ…
Mycenaean
Civilization on mainland Greece that made bronze weapons and…
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Pearson My World Geography China
Loess
Staple crop
Nomadic herder
Arable land
a dust-like material that can form soil; makes the Huang Rive…
the most important crop produced or consumed in a region
a person who raises livestock for a living and has no settled…
land that can be used for farming; only 15% of China's land i…
Loess
a dust-like material that can form soil; makes the Huang Rive…
Staple crop
the most important crop produced or consumed in a region
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Pearson My World
Republic
Citizen
Democracy
Sovereignty
Citizens have the power to elect the leaders who make the cou…
An official member of a country
The power of the government comes from the support of the peo…
The right to rule
Republic
Citizens have the power to elect the leaders who make the cou…
Citizen
An official member of a country
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Pearson World Lit.
retorted
client
metropolis
outset
replied with anger
a customer; a person for whom one does a professional service
a city
the beginning
retorted
replied with anger
client
a customer; a person for whom one does a professional service
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Pearson My World Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
Irrigate
city-state
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large , cresc…
a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq.
supply water to their crops.
an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding…
Fertile Crescent
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large , cresc…
Mesopotamia
a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq.
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Pearson World History Chapter 11
challenging footrace 26 miles long
Battle of Marathon
The Golden Age
Macedonia
marathon
Ended First Persian War and gave rise to legend of messenger…
When Athens enjoyed a time of peaceful building and promoting…
Land in the north of the Greek peninsula
challenging footrace 26 miles long
marathon
Battle of Marathon
Ended First Persian War and gave rise to legend of messenger…
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Pearson World History Chapter 2
fertile crescent
sumer
hierarchy
ziggurat
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
system of ranking groups
in ancient Mesopotamia a large stepped platform thought to ha…
fertile crescent
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
sumer
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
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Pearson My World Geography Chapter 2
galaxy
our galaxy
sun provides
Earth travels around
a cluster of stars
the Milky Way
heat and light
the sun
galaxy
a cluster of stars
our galaxy
the Milky Way
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Pearson MyWorld Ch. 7 Unit Test
Trail of Tears
Cabinet
abolition
pioneer
the forced journey of Native American groups to Indian Territ…
a group of advisors to the president
the goal of the movement that fought to end slavery
someone who settles a new place before others
Trail of Tears
the forced journey of Native American groups to Indian Territ…
Cabinet
a group of advisors to the president
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Pearson My World Chapter 1 SS
adapt
bison
economy
migrate
A changing to fit new conditions
A large animal that once roamed the plains
A system by which goods and services are produced and distrib…
To move from one place to another. The Native Americans trave…
adapt
A changing to fit new conditions
bison
A large animal that once roamed the plains
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Pearson My World Geography - Chapter 12 Russia
the largest region and the Asian part…
the Ural Mountains
The Russian Plain
Russia has few good
Siberia
separates European Russia from Asiatic Russia
covers most of European Russia
ports, even though it has many rivers & long coastlines becau…
the largest region and the Asian part…
Siberia
the Ural Mountains
separates European Russia from Asiatic Russia
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Modern World History Pearson
humanism
humanities
Petrarch
Florence
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
subjects such as grammar, poetry, rhetoric, and history
Florentine humanist, poet, and scholar who assembled a librar…
an Italian city-state that produced many gifted artists, scho…
humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
humanities
subjects such as grammar, poetry, rhetoric, and history
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Pearson My World Geography Core Concepts 4
natural resource
renewable resource
examples of renewable resources
nonrenewable resource
a useful material found in the environment
a resource that Earth or people can replace
soil, water, plants, animals
a resource that cannot be replaced in a relatively short peri…
natural resource
a useful material found in the environment
renewable resource
a resource that Earth or people can replace
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Pearson my world gr. 3 chp. 6
canal
Benjamin Franklin
wagon trains
transcontinental
a waterway-dug by people... allowed boats to transfer goods to p…
a famous American ... Helped to write... Declaration of Independenc…
covered wagons that travels together ... for safety and less ris…
means "across the continent"... as in the Transcontinental Railr…
canal
a waterway-dug by people... allowed boats to transfer goods to p…
Benjamin Franklin
a famous American ... Helped to write... Declaration of Independenc…
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Pearson My World Grade 5 Unit 5
Treaty of Paris
Mercenary
Freedom
Repeal
Ended the revolutionary war
Soldiers who were paid to fight
Independence
To quarrel
Treaty of Paris
Ended the revolutionary war
Mercenary
Soldiers who were paid to fight
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Pearson World History 6th Grade - Chapter 1 - All Sections
prehistory
anthropology
archeologist
geologist
the time during the development of human culture before the a…
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their cu…
a specialist in geology
prehistory
the time during the development of human culture before the a…
anthropology
the social science that studies the origins and social relati…
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5th Grade Pearson My World Chapter 3.
Monarch
Encomienda
Class Structure
Missionary
A ruler.
A gift of land by the King of Spain, which gave a person cont…
The organization of people in a society according to wealth a…
A person that travels to a new land far away to spread his or…
Monarch
A ruler.
Encomienda
A gift of land by the King of Spain, which gave a person cont…
44 terms
Pearson World History Chapter 14
Justinian's Code
Who was Justinian?
Pope
Iconoclasts
A law code created in 529 by Justinian which gave great power…
Husband of Theodora who ruled the Byzantine empire for nearly…
Means 'Father.' The head of the Roman Catholic Church, succes…
A word that means " image breakers" because they broke into c…
Justinian's Code
A law code created in 529 by Justinian which gave great power…
Who was Justinian?
Husband of Theodora who ruled the Byzantine empire for nearly…
CH6 Mesoamerica - Pearson MyWorld History
obsidian
hieroglyphics
slash-and-burn agriculture
quetzal
natural volcanic glass used to make very sharp blades and hea…
symbol that stands for a word, idea, or sound
farming method in which trees and other plants on a plot of l…
colorful tropical bird
obsidian
natural volcanic glass used to make very sharp blades and hea…
hieroglyphics
symbol that stands for a word, idea, or sound
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Pearson My World History - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
anthropology
archaeologists
prehistory
fossils
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
People who study human life in the past by examining the thin…
The time before written records, archeologists look for the p…
hardened remains or imprints of living things that existed lo…
anthropology
The study of how human beings behave, how they act together,…
archaeologists
People who study human life in the past by examining the thin…
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Pearson World History Chapter 2
fertile crescent
sumer
hierarchy
ziggurat
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
system of ranking groups
in ancient Mesopotamia a large stepped platform thought to ha…
fertile crescent
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
sumer
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
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Pearson my World Geography chapter 8
city-state
oligarchy
cultural hearth
direct democracy
An independent state consisting of a city that controls surro…
government in which a small group of people rule
a center of new practices and ideas that spread
citizens take part directly in the day-to-day affairs of gove…
city-state
An independent state consisting of a city that controls surro…
oligarchy
government in which a small group of people rule
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Pearson World History Chapter 2
fertile crescent
sumer
hierarchy
ziggurat
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
system of ranking groups
in ancient Mesopotamia a large stepped platform thought to ha…
fertile crescent
region of the middle east in which civilizations first rose
sumer
site of world's first civilization located in southeastern Me…
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World History, Pearson, Topic 8, The Muslim World and Africa, w/images
Bedouin
Mecca
hijra
Yathrib
a desert-dwelling Arab nomad
birthplace of Islam's prophet Muhammad and most holy city for…
Muhammad's journey form Mecca to Medina in 622
final destination of Muhammad's hijra and the home of the fir…
Bedouin
a desert-dwelling Arab nomad
Mecca
birthplace of Islam's prophet Muhammad and most holy city for…
India Vocabulary (Pearson myWorld History)
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
Large landmass apart from continent
Main river and rivers and streams that drain into the main ri…
Seasonal winds, dry or wet
Special building used to store grain
subcontinent
Large landmass apart from continent
river system
Main river and rivers and streams that drain into the main ri…
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Pearson My World History Chapter 3
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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Pearson My World Geography Chapter 1 Vocab
climate
temperate
migration
metropolitan area
average temperature and precipitation over a long period of t…
moderate in terms of temperature; means cool winters and warm…
movement of people from one place to another
Single cities or several cities which are geographically clos…
climate
average temperature and precipitation over a long period of t…
temperate
moderate in terms of temperature; means cool winters and warm…
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Pearson My World Geography Core Concepts 4
natural resource
renewable resource
examples of renewable resources
nonrenewable resource
a useful material found in the environment
a resource that Earth or people can replace
soil, water, plants, animals
a resource that cannot be replaced in a relatively short peri…
natural resource
a useful material found in the environment
renewable resource
a resource that Earth or people can replace
52 terms
Pearson World History Chapter 2
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
Sumer
The Epic of Gilgamesh
region of the Middle East in which civilizations first arose.
region within the Fertile Crescent that lies between the Tigr…
site of the world's first civilization, located in southeaste…
Mesopotamian narrative poem that was first told in Sumer.
Fertile Crescent
region of the Middle East in which civilizations first arose.
Mesopotamia
region within the Fertile Crescent that lies between the Tigr…
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Pearson World History Chapter 3: Ancient China
Define; feudalism
Define; Confucius
Define; philosophy
Define; filial piety
loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
develop a philosophy concerned with worldly goals ensuring so…
system of ideas
respect for your parents and ancestors, devoting oneself to o…
Define; feudalism
loosely organized system of government in which local lords g…
Define; Confucius
develop a philosophy concerned with worldly goals ensuring so…
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Pearson My World Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
Irrigate
city-state
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large , cresc…
a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq.
supply water to their crops.
an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding…
Fertile Crescent
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large , cresc…
Mesopotamia
a wide, flat plain in present day Iraq.
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Pearson My World Chapter 1 Review Questions
How do archaeologist date fossils and…
How do archaeologists find evidence of…
Why were the Leakey's discovery and Do…
Which evidence is more reliable, writt…
Archaeologists can date fossils and artifacts by comparing ob…
Archeologists find evidence of early humans by examining what…
The Leakey's discovery was important because they were the fi…
The evidence I find more reliable are artifacts. I think this…
How do archaeologist date fossils and…
Archaeologists can date fossils and artifacts by comparing ob…
How do archaeologists find evidence of…
Archeologists find evidence of early humans by examining what…
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Pearson My World Geography - Chapter 24 Australia
The subregion does Easter Island belon…
Why do most of the Pacific's low islan…
describe the early Aborigines
gold
Polynesia
Because of poor soil, little vegetation, and few mineral or e…
they were nomadic people that moved together in small groups,…
caused the increase in British immigration in the mid-1880's
The subregion does Easter Island belon…
Polynesia
Why do most of the Pacific's low islan…
Because of poor soil, little vegetation, and few mineral or e…
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Pearson My World Geography - Chapter 17: Israel
When the Hamas Party won the 2006 Pale…
Like the Arabs of the West Bank and Ga…
What religion, based on Jewish traditi…
The United Nations' plan to partition,…
Hamas wanted to destroy Israel as a country
Palenstinian
Christianity
Israel's declaration of independence as a Jewish state
When the Hamas Party won the 2006 Pale…
Hamas wanted to destroy Israel as a country
Like the Arabs of the West Bank and Ga…
Palenstinian
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Pearson My World Geography chapter 2 Canada
Continental Warm Summer
West
The cities along the US border
The Great Lakes and St Lawrence River
Most of Canada's border with the United States falls into whi…
where is the majority of Canada's oil found?
where is Canada's population density highest?
the heartland of Canada where the majority of Canadians live…
Continental Warm Summer
Most of Canada's border with the United States falls into whi…
West
where is the majority of Canada's oil found?
chapter 2 Pearson my world history Rhodes
Revolution
Domesticate
Surplus
Specialization
is a complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
Means to change the growth of plants or behavior of animals i…
more than one needs to feed themselves
occurs when people spend most of their time working at a sing…
Revolution
is a complete change in ways of thinking, working, or living
Domesticate
Means to change the growth of plants or behavior of animals i…
35 terms
Pearson My 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,…
15 terms
Pearson My World Geography United States
climate
temperate
migration
metropolitan area
average temperature and precipitation over a long period of t…
moderate in terms of temperature; means cool winters and warm…
movement of people from one place to another
Single cities or several cities which are geographically clos…
climate
average temperature and precipitation over a long period of t…
temperate
moderate in terms of temperature; means cool winters and warm…
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