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Social Studies Semester Exam Review
Christianity
Islam
Monotheism
Abraham
The world's largest religion. Founded by Jesus of Nazareth. B…
The world's second largest religion. Founded around 600 A.D.,…
The belief in only one God
The founder of Judaism
Christianity
The world's largest religion. Founded by Jesus of Nazareth. B…
Islam
The world's second largest religion. Founded around 600 A.D.,…
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semester finals social studies
reasons for settlement gold wealth
the boycotts hurt British business los…
Key points: (Servants agreed to work f…
the rich white males taught them how t…
gold , wealth
why were boycotts successful
how were indentured servants different from slaves
...
reasons for settlement gold wealth
gold , wealth
the boycotts hurt British business los…
why were boycotts successful
25 terms
social studies semester exam
federalist papers
battle of saratoga
battle of yorktown
battle lexington and concord
series of essays written by james madison,alexander hamilton,…
site of british surrender that ended the american reveloution
first shot of american revolution
federalist papers
series of essays written by james madison,alexander hamilton,…
battle of saratoga
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Semester 1 Social Studies
Carthage
Constantinople
Greek Stoicism
Roman Stoicism
A powerful civilization in the Mediterranean area that fought…
The capital city of Byzantium that was named after a general…
Finding happiness through reason
Learning to live in a practical way
Carthage
A powerful civilization in the Mediterranean area that fought…
Constantinople
The capital city of Byzantium that was named after a general…
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Social Studies Semester Test
_________ had a major effect on early…
The earliest tools often made from ___…
___________________________ represent…
Homo sapiens means ________________?
Fire
Stone
Homo Sapiens
Wise man/People
_________ had a major effect on early…
Fire
The earliest tools often made from ___…
Stone
SOCIAL STUDIES SEMESTER TEST
slavery
plantation
apprentice
slave codes
The practice of owning people and making them work.
A large farm that grows one crop as a cash crop.
someone who works for a skilled person to learn a trade or cr…
laws that set rules of slavery.
slavery
The practice of owning people and making them work.
plantation
A large farm that grows one crop as a cash crop.
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Social Studies Semester Exam
Mining of Silver, Gold, and other mine…
Cattle Ranching
Killing buffalo and taking their land
Drought, Wind-Erosion, grasshoppers.
What led to the migration west?
What job became important for the people who moved west?
What caused conflicts between the new settlers and the Native…
What problems did SODBUSTERS encounter on the Great Plains?
Mining of Silver, Gold, and other mine…
What led to the migration west?
Cattle Ranching
What job became important for the people who moved west?
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Social Studies Semester Exams
Geocentric Theory
Heliocentric Theory
Copernicus
John Kepler
Earth was moving object at the center of the universe. Moon,…
Nicolas Copernicus discovered it. The stars, earth, and plane…
Found Heliocentric theory. He didn't publish his findings unt…
Made Laws of Planetary Motion. Kepler's first law was - plane…
Geocentric Theory
Earth was moving object at the center of the universe. Moon,…
Heliocentric Theory
Nicolas Copernicus discovered it. The stars, earth, and plane…
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social studies semester 2
to organzie information
political -shows boundaries ... physical-…
movement ... ships ... subways ... emails
region ... Nile river Egypt
why do geographers use the 5 themes of geography
difference between political and physical maps
how people products and information get around (example)
cured of land defined by one or more common characteristics f…
to organzie information
why do geographers use the 5 themes of geography
political -shows boundaries ... physical-…
difference between political and physical maps
Social Studies 1st Semester Final
Babylonian homes and buildings
A problem the Babylonians dealt with i…
Hammurabi
Babylonians
Made of clay bricks
Dirty streets full of trash and garbage
The Babylonian king who ruled over all of Mesopotamia
The first to have written laws that were publicly displayed
Babylonian homes and buildings
Made of clay bricks
A problem the Babylonians dealt with i…
Dirty streets full of trash and garbage
Social Studies - Semester Tests
lines that are parallel to the Equator
Lines of longitude and latitude cross…
A compass rose -
Why do geographers use economics?
latitude
Grid system
Shows the cardinal directions on a map
To help understand how location affects people's lives
lines that are parallel to the Equator
latitude
Lines of longitude and latitude cross…
Grid system
SOCIAL STUDIES Semester Test
What technology had a major effect on…
Which material were the earliest tools…
___________________________ represents…
What does homo sapien mean?
Fire
Stone
HOMO SAPIENS
Wise man/people
What technology had a major effect on…
Fire
Which material were the earliest tools…
Stone
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Social studies semester exams
Iran
Mediterranean and the Red Sea
Desalination
Irrigation
Geographically speaking,which country lies between iraq and a…
The Suez Canal connects what two major bodies of water
The process of removing salt from salt water
In dry climates countries like Afghanistan and Iran,how would…
Iran
Geographically speaking,which country lies between iraq and a…
Mediterranean and the Red Sea
The Suez Canal connects what two major bodies of water
Social Studies Semester Review
absentee voting
ballot box
bias
campaign
a way people can vote when they can't get to their polling pl…
a receptacle for voter's ballots
a leaning in favor for or against something or someone
competition of rival political candidates and organizations f…
absentee voting
a way people can vote when they can't get to their polling pl…
ballot box
a receptacle for voter's ballots
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Social studies semester exam
North america
Africa
Mali Zimbabwe South Africa Songhai
Zimbabwe
Which continent is located in the north west side
Which continent is located on the southern eastern side
What are the African kingdoms
Which African kingdom is isolated
North america
Which continent is located in the north west side
Africa
Which continent is located on the southern eastern side
66 terms
1st Semester Social Studies
Communism
Facism
Vladimir Lenin
Adolf Hitler
Government controlled agriculture and industries
Political movement that put the needs of the nation above the…
Led to Russian Revolution & promoted communist ideas in Russia
Leader of the Nazi Party in Germany. He came to power by prom…
Communism
Government controlled agriculture and industries
Facism
Political movement that put the needs of the nation above the…
33 terms
social studies- semester 1
mayans
aztecs
inca
mongols
History. The Maya are probably the best-known of the classica…
were a Pres-Columbia Americanism people of central Mexico in…
The Inca Empire, also known as the Incas Empire and the Ina E…
Broadly defined, the term includes the Mongols proper (also k…
mayans
History. The Maya are probably the best-known of the classica…
aztecs
were a Pres-Columbia Americanism people of central Mexico in…
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social studies-semester 1
mayans
aztecs
inca
mongols
mayas ;The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization…
aztecas ;ztecas de la UDLAP is the name which receive the rep…
inca ;The Inca Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu, lit. "The Four…
mongoles ;The Mongols (Mongolian: Монголчууд, Mongolchuud, [ˈ…
mayans
mayas ;The Maya civilization was a Mesoamerican civilization…
aztecs
aztecas ;ztecas de la UDLAP is the name which receive the rep…
Social Studies Semester Test
4 physical attributes of the United St…
4 human attributes of the United States
Location
Region
Ouachita Mountains... Ozark Mountains... Arkansas River... The Hot Spr…
St. Louis Arch... Golden Gate Bridge... White House... Twin Towers
Gives the relative or absolute location of a place
Areas defined by certain similar characteristics. Those unify…
4 physical attributes of the United St…
Ouachita Mountains... Ozark Mountains... Arkansas River... The Hot Spr…
4 human attributes of the United States
St. Louis Arch... Golden Gate Bridge... White House... Twin Towers
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Semester 2 Social Studies
England
Scotland
United Kingdom
Siege
What flag is this?
What flag is this?
What flag is this?
What do you call it when you surround a city and starve it out?
England
What flag is this?
Scotland
What flag is this?
Social Studies Semester Test
Latitude
Longitude
Absolute location
Relative location
The angular distance of a place north or south of the earth e…
The angular distance of a place east or west of the Meridian…
The exact location on earth of a specific place
A location stated in terms because of its distance and direct…
Latitude
The angular distance of a place north or south of the earth e…
Longitude
The angular distance of a place east or west of the Meridian…
65 terms
Social Studies (Semester1)
New England
New England
New England
New England
Name the colonial region: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Conne…
Name the colonial region: rocky, hilly, shallow, 4 seasons, f…
Name the colonial region: Fishing, shipbuilding, merchant, fi…
Name the colonial region: Cod, subsistence farmers, cattle
New England
Name the colonial region: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Conne…
New England
Name the colonial region: rocky, hilly, shallow, 4 seasons, f…
Social Studies Semester 1
Five themes of geography
Map distortion
Why does earth have seasons
What effects climate
Place,movement,location,region,human-evironment interactions
When the map is incorrect so it can fit onto a page
Because of the tilt on its axis
Latitude landforms water wind
Five themes of geography
Place,movement,location,region,human-evironment interactions
Map distortion
When the map is incorrect so it can fit onto a page
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social studies first semester exam
optimistic
exploit
ban
orphan
seeing the good side of things
take advantage
forbid
no parents
optimistic
seeing the good side of things
exploit
take advantage
Social studies 1st Semester
Geography
Economics
Psychology
Civics
Jefferys family chose to live where its sunny and warm
Dad lost his job, so we moved to find another job
I have Social anxiety disorder so I switched schools
Taxes are too high in Wisconsin so we moved
Geography
Jefferys family chose to live where its sunny and warm
Economics
Dad lost his job, so we moved to find another job
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Social studies semester test
Cordilla
Parlimentary democracy
Prairie
Newsprint
Mountains that run side by side
Voters elect representatives to a law-making body called Parl…
In land area of grasslands
Paper made into newspapers
Cordilla
Mountains that run side by side
Parlimentary democracy
Voters elect representatives to a law-making body called Parl…
107 terms
social studies semester two
natural rights philosophy
John Locke
state of nature
human nature
basic fundamental rights that cant be taken away because you…
an English philosopher who believed the sole purpose of the g…
a point where there is no government, laws, and people's righ…
personality characteristics that people have in common
natural rights philosophy
basic fundamental rights that cant be taken away because you…
John Locke
an English philosopher who believed the sole purpose of the g…
social studies semester exam
What is the significance of the date 1…
What colonial region had the best soil…
Why is the Fundamental Orders of Conne…
What characteristic of the Virgina Hou…
Founding of Jamestown, Virgina
Southern colonies
It was the first written Constitution in the Colonies
Representatives were elected
What is the significance of the date 1…
Founding of Jamestown, Virgina
What colonial region had the best soil…
Southern colonies
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Social studies semester exam
Primary source
Geography
Federal system
Oligarchy
Information that comes directly from a person who expirienced…
Study of the human and nonhuman features of earth
When government power is divided amount central, regional, an…
Rule by a small group of people
Primary source
Information that comes directly from a person who expirienced…
Geography
Study of the human and nonhuman features of earth
110 terms
Social Studies Semester Final
Progressivism
Muckraker
Direct primary
Initiative
The process of solving problems in the world or country
A journalist who wrote books to reveal the corruption in things
Where voters can choose candidates directly
Where voters can directly propose laws
Progressivism
The process of solving problems in the world or country
Muckraker
A journalist who wrote books to reveal the corruption in things
Social Studies Semester Test
What happened when the U.S. joined the…
Why did the U.S. enter the war?
What countries made up the Central Pow…
What countries made up the Allied Powe…
Russia withdrew from the war
Germany had sunk U.S supply ships
Germany, Austria, Hungary, Ottoman Empire, and Bulgaria
Great Britain, U.S., France, Italy, Japan, and Russia
What happened when the U.S. joined the…
Russia withdrew from the war
Why did the U.S. enter the war?
Germany had sunk U.S supply ships
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Social Studies Semester 2
Where and when did the Renaissance sta…
Describe the Spanish Inquisition.
What was King Henry VIII's role in the…
Who was John Calvin and what were his…
It started in Italy after the Middle Ages. It spread to North…
Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand made all the people in Spai…
He was excommunicated so he decided to make his own church ca…
He was a person who was against the Church and started his ow…
Where and when did the Renaissance sta…
It started in Italy after the Middle Ages. It spread to North…
Describe the Spanish Inquisition.
Queen Isabella and King Ferdinand made all the people in Spai…
Semester Final: Social Studies
Nathan Hale
Marquis de Lafayette
Friedrich von Steuben
Martha Washington
American who spyed on british and was hanged, "I have only on…
A French Nobleman who was a major general for America and was…
German in the army who trained soldiers at valley forge and w…
Wife of general Washington who cared for the sick and wounded…
Nathan Hale
American who spyed on british and was hanged, "I have only on…
Marquis de Lafayette
A French Nobleman who was a major general for America and was…
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semester final social studies
abraham
jesus
david
moses
first leader of the jewish people
founder of christianity
a king of israel
lead israelites out of egypt
abraham
first leader of the jewish people
jesus
founder of christianity
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social studies semester test
How laws are made, interpreted, and en…
contributions and characteristics of a…
Contributions and characteristics of a…
Origins, central ideas, and influences…
Code of Hammurabi created by Hammurabi to protect the weak fr…
land between 2 rivers. Rivers made travel by boat easier and…
mountains for protection. ... rivers give silt and fertile land.…
Multiple gods ... karma (good/bad a soul carries from life to li…
How laws are made, interpreted, and en…
Code of Hammurabi created by Hammurabi to protect the weak fr…
contributions and characteristics of a…
land between 2 rivers. Rivers made travel by boat easier and…
60 terms
social studies semester test
Parliament
Arnold
Paine
Molly Pitcher
The colonist begin to favor independence when king george and…
This man was a colonial officer who failed in his attempt to…
this man published a pamphlet that quote that everything that…
you g women gained fame for carrying water to soldiers on the…
Parliament
The colonist begin to favor independence when king george and…
Arnold
This man was a colonial officer who failed in his attempt to…
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Semester exam social studies
What is civics?
What makes a person a citizen?
What are the different levels of gover…
What is the differences between a dict…
It is about becoming a citizen and democracy and republic.
Someone who was born in the U.S or got their citizenship.
Legislative,executive,judicial.
Democracy is free and you vote for who you want and dictators…
What is civics?
It is about becoming a citizen and democracy and republic.
What makes a person a citizen?
Someone who was born in the U.S or got their citizenship.
Social Studies Semester Test
The development of the caravel was imp…
The Europeans who brought the first en…
The product that made Jamestown a succ…
Which of the following groups did Ogle…
It allowed explorers to sail into the wind more easily
Spanish and Portuguese
Tobacco
Lawyers
The development of the caravel was imp…
It allowed explorers to sail into the wind more easily
The Europeans who brought the first en…
Spanish and Portuguese
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semester final social studies
regionalism
backcountry
mercantilism
navigation acts
the principle or system of dividing a city, state, into diffe…
for western edges of other colonies
moves goods that are abundent in one location to another plac…
laws passed by the english government to ensure that england…
regionalism
the principle or system of dividing a city, state, into diffe…
backcountry
for western edges of other colonies
1st Semester Social Studies
What is a charter?
Amadas and Barlowe were the first Engl…
What did Amadas and Barlowe take back…
In what year did Ralph Lane sail for E…
A legal document that grants the right to explore and settle…
Step foot in what is now North Carolina.
Two Native Americans.
1585
What is a charter?
A legal document that grants the right to explore and settle…
Amadas and Barlowe were the first Engl…
Step foot in what is now North Carolina.
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semester exam for social studies!!
developed
developing
gross domestic product... (GDP)
literacy rate
a country that has a high GDP per a capita
a new country that has a low GDP per a capita
the average income of a person living in the country.
the percent of the adult population
developed
a country that has a high GDP per a capita
developing
a new country that has a low GDP per a capita
Social Studies semester test
The introduction to constitution is the
Powers specifically given to the feder…
The _______is the supreme law of the l…
The responsibility of the legislative…
Preamble
Enumerated powers
Constitution
Make laws
The introduction to constitution is the
Preamble
Powers specifically given to the feder…
Enumerated powers
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Social studies semester test
Middle ages
Catholic
Renaissance
Protestant
•Painters and sculptors only painted churches and cathederals
• "The reformation threatens to destroy unity in Europe."
•William Shakespeare wrote plays
• "Elaborate church rituals have no purpose"
Middle ages
•Painters and sculptors only painted churches and cathederals
Catholic
• "The reformation threatens to destroy unity in Europe."
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Social Studies Semester Exam
language, religion, social groups, gov…
culture
linguist
religion
list elements of culture
the way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
scientist who studies languages
Which element of culture influences moral values?
language, religion, social groups, gov…
list elements of culture
culture
the way of life of a group of people who share similar belief…
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Social Studies Semester Final
Free Enterprise
Recall
Prohibition
Yellow Journalism
A system in which private businesses are able to compete with…
Process by which voters can remove an elected official from o…
Ban on the production and consumption of alcohol 🍺❌
Journalism with exaggeration meant to sway readers to a certa…
Free Enterprise
A system in which private businesses are able to compete with…
Recall
Process by which voters can remove an elected official from o…
Social Studies Semester Exam
Nationalism
Imperialism
(Types of Imperialism) Direct Control
Militarism
*nationalism fuels to build nation - states ... *nationalist - t…
(Types of Imperialiam) ... Indirect Control - ... *local government…
*foreign officials brought this into rule ... *the goal of this…
*To be great, countries needed to have powerful army ... *keep a…
Nationalism
*nationalism fuels to build nation - states ... *nationalist - t…
Imperialism
(Types of Imperialiam) ... Indirect Control - ... *local government…
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Social studies semester tests
Pyramids
How did Sumerians change physical envi…
Hammurabis code of laws
Sumer
Large egyptian tombs about 2600bc
By building levees higher to irrigate crops
Whole empire followed it ... Judges to be fair and just... Innocent…
Contains the great city of Ur
Pyramids
Large egyptian tombs about 2600bc
How did Sumerians change physical envi…
By building levees higher to irrigate crops
Social Studies Semester 1
Mayans
Aztecs
Inca
Mongols
Una gran familia de lenguas indígenas de América hablada en A…
Un miembro del pueblo indígena americano dominante en México…
Un colibrí sudamericano que tiene predominantemente plumaje n…
Un nativo o un habitante de Mongolia; Un mongol
Mayans
Una gran familia de lenguas indígenas de América hablada en A…
Aztecs
Un miembro del pueblo indígena americano dominante en México…
SOCIAL STUDIES -SEMESTER 1
MAYAS
Aztecs
Inca
MONGOLS
Mayan History. The Maya are probably the best-known of the cl…
The Aztecs were a Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican people of centra…
The Inca Empire, also known as the Incan Empire and the Inka…
a native or inhabitant of Mongolia; a Mongolian.
MAYAS
Mayan History. The Maya are probably the best-known of the cl…
Aztecs
The Aztecs were a Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican people of centra…
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Semester test for social studies
globalization
ancestry
descendent
naturalization
world economy based on free trade and foreign labor
family one is descended from
future generations
process to become a citizen
globalization
world economy based on free trade and foreign labor
ancestry
family one is descended from
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