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SMG5 Overview SocSt
culture
immigrant
free enterprise
consumer
the way of life of a group of people
a person who leaves one country to go live in another country
economy where people are free to start their own business and…
a person or group that buys or uses goods and services
culture
the way of life of a group of people
immigrant
a person who leaves one country to go live in another country
9 terms
Soc. St.-L 1
landform region
climate
environment
relative location
landform region
climate
15 terms
Soc. st. Quiz 5
Region
Cardinal Directions
Map Scale
Intermediate Direction
An area that has common characteristics which makes it differ…
the four main points on a compass. ( North, South, East, and…
Shows the relationship between a unit of length on a map
directions between north east, south east , north west and so…
Region
An area that has common characteristics which makes it differ…
Cardinal Directions
the four main points on a compass. ( North, South, East, and…
23 terms
7th Grade Soc. St. Vocab Week 1
Geography
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Environment
study of the earth and its people
exact spot where a place is found
description of where a place is in relation to the features a…
natural surroundings of people
Geography
study of the earth and its people
Absolute Location
exact spot where a place is found
13 terms
Regions of the Eastern Hemisphere
Oceania
Middle East
Southeast Asia
Eastern Asia
Oceania
Middle East
Soc. St. Colonial Georgia
James Oglethorpe
King George II
Tomochichi
Mary Musgrove
Founder of the Georgia Colony
King of England during the American Revolution
Chief of the Yamacraw Indians; allowed Georgia colonists to b…
Interpreter between James Oglethorpe and Chief of the Yamacra…
James Oglethorpe
Founder of the Georgia Colony
King George II
King of England during the American Revolution
41 terms
Soc St Ch 1 Test
culture
religion, music, food, language
food (seafood)
Cajun and Creole
the way of life of a group of people
some things that define "Who We Are"
what do people around the world associate with Louisiana?
What type of food is most well known in LA?
culture
the way of life of a group of people
religion, music, food, language
some things that define "Who We Are"
46 terms
Mrs. I's Soc St chp 12 The Way West Review grade 5
Industrial Revolution
textile mill
mass production
interchangeable part
A time during the late 1700s and early 1800s when new inventi…
A factory where fibers such as cotton and wool are woven into…
A way of manufacturing that produces large amounts of goods a…
Identical copies of parts made by machines so that if one par…
Industrial Revolution
A time during the late 1700s and early 1800s when new inventi…
textile mill
A factory where fibers such as cotton and wool are woven into…
10 terms
Soc.St chapter 2 set 2 vocabulary
current
climate
biome
weather
steady flow of water
weather pattern that occurs over a period of years
area that includes particular kinds of animals and plants
changes in temperature
current
steady flow of water
climate
weather pattern that occurs over a period of years
34 terms
Soc. St. Ch. 1-5
Argriculture
Atmosphere
Birthrate
Capitalism
Farming; includes growing crops and raising livestock.
The multi-layered band of gasses that surrounds Earth.
The number of live births each year per 1000 people.
An economic system in which people and privately owned compan…
Argriculture
Farming; includes growing crops and raising livestock.
Atmosphere
The multi-layered band of gasses that surrounds Earth.
35 terms
Soc St Ch 4 Lesson 1
Himalayas
great wall
snow capped peaks and icy glaciers
subcontinent
highest mountain range in the world
separates India from the rest of the world
what the great wall is made of
large landmass that just out from a continent
Himalayas
highest mountain range in the world
great wall
separates India from the rest of the world
Chapter 2 What are the geographical regions of Pennsylvania?
region
plain
coast
Philadelphia
an area of land that can be described by at least one natural…
level, flat land
land near the sea or ocean
"City of Brotherly Love" ~ state's largest city; Atlantic Coa…
region
an area of land that can be described by at least one natural…
plain
level, flat land
23 terms
Native Americans
Plains
Southwest region environment
Northwest People
Not a resource of Eastern Woodlands
used this animal as their main natural resource
hot and dry
Used totem poles to tell stories
Buffalo
Plains
used this animal as their main natural resource
Southwest region environment
hot and dry
15 terms
GA SS7H2 History - Middle East
Anti-Semitism
Partitioning
Zionism
Palestinian
hatred of Jews simply because they practiced the Jewish faith.
dividing up of a territory or country into smaller territorie…
the movement that supported the idea that the worlds Jews des…
A member of the native Arab population of the region of Pales…
Anti-Semitism
hatred of Jews simply because they practiced the Jewish faith.
Partitioning
dividing up of a territory or country into smaller territorie…
21 terms
Chapter 2 Houghton Mifflin- Native Americans (grade 5)
barter
travois
irrigation
nomad
To trade without using money.
Similar to a sled, and used to carry belongings.
A way of supplying water to crops with streams, ditches, or p…
A person who moves around and does not live in one place.
barter
To trade without using money.
travois
Similar to a sled, and used to carry belongings.
11 terms
English Colonies: Regional Differences
staple crop
cash crop
New England: ... Geography & Climate
Middle Colonies: ... Geography & Climate
basic crops that are always needed including wheat, barley, a…
crops grown for sale, such as indigo, cotton, or tobacco
cold winters, short growing season, rocky soil, hilly terrain…
temperate climate, longer growing season, landscape of fields…
staple crop
basic crops that are always needed including wheat, barley, a…
cash crop
crops grown for sale, such as indigo, cotton, or tobacco
10 terms
Unit 2 Vocab Mesopotamia
city-states
irrigation
surplus
ziggurat
A city that has its own government and rules its own territory
Methods of bringing water to areas of dry land through the us…
Having more of something than you actually need to survive.
A pyramid-shaped place of worship. A temple can be found at t…
city-states
A city that has its own government and rules its own territory
irrigation
Methods of bringing water to areas of dry land through the us…
10 terms
Social2 [wk9]: U2 L4 World Regions
globe
cardinal directions
equator
pole
a model of the Earth
north, south, easy, and west are.....
an imaginary line that divides Earth into northern and southe…
a point on Earth farthest from the equator
globe
a model of the Earth
cardinal directions
north, south, easy, and west are.....
22 terms
Soc St. Final Study Guide Pt. 1
culture
jazz
anthropologist
region
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
A style of dance music popular in the 1920s
A scientist who studies the origin, movement, and way of life…
An area distinguished by a unique combination of trends or fe…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
jazz
A style of dance music popular in the 1920s
Chapter 1 What are the political and physical features of Pennsylvania?
Geography
Location
Continents
Oceans
Study of earth's surface
An area, spot, or space where something can be found
Largest area of land
Largest of bodies of water
Geography
Study of earth's surface
Location
An area, spot, or space where something can be found
19 terms
Ocean Floor, Ocean Zones, and Ocean Life
ocean floor
intertidal zone
open ocean zone
continental shelf
all of the ocean bottom (at any depth)
ocean zone between high and low tides
ocean zone far away from land
shallow area of ocean floor that extends from continents
ocean floor
all of the ocean bottom (at any depth)
intertidal zone
ocean zone between high and low tides
20 terms
Ancient Egypt & Spiraling Vocabulary
Natural Resource
Export
Longitude
City-state
Something provided by nature that is useful to humans
Items sent to other regions to trade
Measures distance east and west of the Prime Meridian
A self-governing city and its surrounding area
Natural Resource
Something provided by nature that is useful to humans
Export
Items sent to other regions to trade
15 terms
Social2 [wk7]: U2 L2 North America
country
landform
plains
wheat
a territory, like the USA
a kind of land with a special shape
flat land
a type of grain that we eat
country
a territory, like the USA
landform
a kind of land with a special shape
15 terms
Social2 [wk6]: U2 L1 Maps and Locations
location
relative location
absolute location
neighborhood
the place where something is
what a place is near
the address of the exact spot
an area that people live in
location
the place where something is
relative location
what a place is near
10 terms
Social2 [wk8]: U2 L3 Seasons and Climate
season
spring
summer
winter
a part of the year that has a certain type of weather
a time of the year when flowers bloom
the hottest time of the year
the coldest time of the year
season
a part of the year that has a certain type of weather
spring
a time of the year when flowers bloom
10 terms
Social 2 [wk1]: U1 L1 Citizens in a Community
community
citizens
right
responsibility
people who work and play together
people that belong in the community
having a kind of freedom
something you should take care of or do
community
people who work and play together
citizens
people that belong in the community
10 terms
Social2 [wk2]: U1 L2 Government for the People
government
judge
government service
tax
a group of people that controls the community
a person in charge of a court
something that the government gives for all the citizens
money people pay to the government
government
a group of people that controls the community
judge
a person in charge of a court
15 terms
Chapter 3 - The Regions of Texas Vocabulary
Sunbelt
natural regions
subregions
bayous
region of the southern and southwestern United States that ha…
areas with common, or similar, physical features in the natur…
smaller divisions of a region
slow-moving, swampy section of a river or lake
Sunbelt
region of the southern and southwestern United States that ha…
natural regions
areas with common, or similar, physical features in the natur…
15 terms
Social2 [wk4]: U1 L5 Community and State Government
emergency
fire department
safety
council
an urgent or dangerous event
the branch that saves people during fires
away from danger or harm
a group of people chosen by citizens to make choices for them
emergency
an urgent or dangerous event
fire department
the branch that saves people during fires
10 terms
Social2 [wk10]: U3 L1 Land and Water Resources
natural resource
wind turbine
solar panel
paper
something found in nature that people can use
something that uses wind's energy to make electricity
something that uses sunlight to make energy
we use this to write on and it is made out of wood
natural resource
something found in nature that people can use
wind turbine
something that uses wind's energy to make electricity
15 terms
Social2 [wk5]: U1 L4 Our Country's Government
capital
Washington D.C.
The White House
supreme court
the city in which the government meets and works
the city's name
The President's home
The most important court, with nine judges that decides which…
capital
the city in which the government meets and works
Washington D.C.
the city's name
15 terms
Social 2 [wk3]: U1 L3 Our Leaders
election
leader
respect
vote
an event where citizens choose the right leader
someone who helps others get a job done
treating someone the way you would like to be treated
a citizen's choice that gets counted into the election
election
an event where citizens choose the right leader
leader
someone who helps others get a job done
16 terms
South Africa
colony
Cape Town
found(ed)
Zulu War
A settlement ruled by another country; Cape Colony was settle…
In 1652, the first permanent settlement in Africa is establis…
to create a settlement; European nations founded many colonie…
War in African between the British and the Zulu during which…
colony
A settlement ruled by another country; Cape Colony was settle…
Cape Town
In 1652, the first permanent settlement in Africa is establis…
15 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary
geography
globe
region
latitude
the study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
a scale model of the Earth
a part of the world that has one or more common features that…
the east-west imaginary lines measuring how far north and sou…
geography
the study of the world, its people, and the landscapes they c…
globe
a scale model of the Earth
33 terms
soc st quiz 9/30/16
culture
history
pre-history
historian
your lifestyle and how you act on your beliefs
a chronological record of significant events of the past
a study of prehistoric human kind before writing
student or writer of history
culture
your lifestyle and how you act on your beliefs
history
a chronological record of significant events of the past
11 terms
Northeast States and Capitals
Maine
New Hampshire
Vermont
Massachusetts
Augusta
Concord
Montpelier
Boston
Maine
Augusta
New Hampshire
Concord
26 terms
Regions of canada
Can.Sheild climate
Can.Sheild Topography
Can. Sheild population
Can. Sheild Industry
Short summers, long winters. Climate ranges from subartic to…
Rocks and ice. Many waterfalls and forests
7million
Forestry, mining
Can.Sheild climate
Short summers, long winters. Climate ranges from subartic to…
Can.Sheild Topography
Rocks and ice. Many waterfalls and forests
5 terms
4th Grade Ch2 L1 Vocabulary
desert
mouth
rain shadow
region
a dry area that gets less than 10 inches of precipitation eac…
the place where a river empties into an ocean or another larg…
the side of a mountain that is usually dry because precipitat…
an area with common features that set it apart from other are…
desert
a dry area that gets less than 10 inches of precipitation eac…
mouth
the place where a river empties into an ocean or another larg…
70 terms
S.S. final review
archeologists
agriculture
process of early human development
Fertile Cresent
scientists who study human artifacts to learn about past cult…
Another word for farming.
hunter-gathers-->... growing food --> ... domestication of animals…
A region in the Middle East where farming and the first civil…
archeologists
scientists who study human artifacts to learn about past cult…
agriculture
Another word for farming.
16 terms
Ch.1 S.S.
Appalation Mtns
Erosion
Interior Planes
Rocky Mtns
A region which stretches from southeastern part of U.S. to Ca…
Gradual wearing down of the Earth's surface
The I.P. extend through mush of the U.S.
Higher rugged and more pointed peaks than the A.M.
Appalation Mtns
A region which stretches from southeastern part of U.S. to Ca…
Erosion
Gradual wearing down of the Earth's surface
30 terms
END OF THE YEAR VOCABULARY SET B
Circumnavigate
Ethnocentrism
Persecution
Market economy
To travel all the way around
Favoring one's own ethnic group
Punished for people's beliefs
An economic system based on free trade and competition like t…
Circumnavigate
To travel all the way around
Ethnocentrism
Favoring one's own ethnic group
16 terms
Chapter 3 the region of Texas
Sunbelt
Natural regions
Subregion
Bayous
A strip of territory receiving a high amount of sunshine
A region which is distinguished by its common natural features
A division of a region
A marshy outlet of a lake or river
Sunbelt
A strip of territory receiving a high amount of sunshine
Natural regions
A region which is distinguished by its common natural features
17 terms
JCOS 7 Social Studies Climate Terms
Temperature
Precipitation
Weather
Atmosphere
degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or object,…
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground
short term description of the air in an area, includes measur…
envelope of gases surrounding the Earth
Temperature
degree or intensity of heat present in a substance or object,…
Precipitation
rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground
Pennsylvania Chapter 4 Native American Tribes in Pennsylvania
migrate
tribes
Ice Age
archeologist
to move from one region to another
groups of Native Americans
time period about 12,000 years ago; climate was colder; time…
people who study the past by digging up old remains of past c…
migrate
to move from one region to another
tribes
groups of Native Americans
Ch. 3 Colonies Take Root
charter
representative government
pilgrim
toleration
document granted by a government to a person or company givin…
government in which voters elect people to make laws for them
a person who takes a religious journey
recognition that other people have the right to different opi…
charter
document granted by a government to a person or company givin…
representative government
government in which voters elect people to make laws for them
54 terms
Climate Zones
Tropical Climate Zones
Polar Climate Zones
Moderate Climate Zones
Continental Climate Zones
Tropical Wet, Tropical Wet/Dry
Tundra, Ice Cap
Humid Subtropical, Mediterranean, Marine West Coast
Humid Continental, Subarctic
Tropical Climate Zones
Tropical Wet, Tropical Wet/Dry
Polar Climate Zones
Tundra, Ice Cap
11 terms
3rd Grade Ch. 1 Vocabulary
Community
Law
Elect
Government
People that live together in the same place.
A rule that people must follow to keep order.
To choose a person by voting.
An organization that keeps order and provides community servi…
Community
People that live together in the same place.
Law
A rule that people must follow to keep order.
Classical Civilizations Key Terms
Borders
Citizenship
City-State
Classical
geographical boundaries between countries
a native or naturalized member of a state or nation who owes…
a city that with its surrounding territory forms an independe…
regarded as representing the highest standard
Borders
geographical boundaries between countries
Citizenship
a native or naturalized member of a state or nation who owes…
22 terms
Culture
Eastern woodlands
North
Great Plains
NorthWest Coast
warm summers... cold winters... flat land/trees... longhouses covered…
Snowy and VERY COLD... Northern part of N.America... Igloos... Moved a…
Extend from rocky Mtns. to mississippi river... Grasslands, flat…
Coast of oregon and Alaska... mild, rain... built with planks of ce…
Eastern woodlands
warm summers... cold winters... flat land/trees... longhouses covered…
North
Snowy and VERY COLD... Northern part of N.America... Igloos... Moved a…
14 terms
Chapter 3 vocabulary: the regions of Texas
An area with common physical features…
A slow moving swampy section of a rive…
A place where goods arrived to be ship…
Steep cliffs
Natural regions
Bayous
Transportation center
Escarpmants
An area with common physical features…
Natural regions
A slow moving swampy section of a rive…
Bayous
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