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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
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Soc. St.-L 1
landform region
climate
environment
relative location
landform region
climate
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Soc. St
hemisphere
equator
prime meridian
longitude
2 halves of the Earth
divides the northern and southern hemispheres
divides the eastern and western hemispheres
north-south lines that measure distance in degrees
hemisphere
2 halves of the Earth
equator
divides the northern and southern hemispheres
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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…
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Regions of the Eastern Hemisphere
Oceania
Middle East
Southeast Asia
Eastern Asia
Oceania
Middle East
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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
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Soc.St
landform
geography
plain
plateau
the shape of the surface of the land
The study of Earth and the way people,plants and animals use…
A large area of flat land.
A large area of flat land that is raised high above the land…
landform
the shape of the surface of the land
geography
The study of Earth and the way people,plants and animals use…
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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
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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…
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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
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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…
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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
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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…
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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"
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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…
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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.
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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
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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
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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…
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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
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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
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Forestry, mining
Can.Sheild climate
Short summers, long winters. Climate ranges from subartic to…
Can.Sheild Topography
Rocks and ice. Many waterfalls and forests
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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
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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
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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.
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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
22 terms
Unit 1: Survival
Hemisphere
landform
glacier
erosion
half of the earth
A natural feature of the Earth's surface.
slow-moving body of ice
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Hemisphere
half of the earth
landform
A natural feature of the Earth's surface.
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ReadWorks: Native American Cultures Vocabulary
culture area
dialect
oppression
sparse
groupings of peoples who shared similar habitats and characte…
particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specific…
prolonged cruel or unjust treatment or control
thinly distributed or scattered
culture area
groupings of peoples who shared similar habitats and characte…
dialect
particular form of a language that is peculiar to a specific…
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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…
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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…
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Mrs jhonson ch. 5
Pacific ranges
My. McKinley
Rocky mtns
Great basin
Alaska range coast range cascade range Sierra Nevada mtns
In Alaska range 20,320 ft highest mountain in North America
3,000 miles from northern Alaska to northern new mexico
Between the pacific ranges and Rockies
Pacific ranges
Alaska range coast range cascade range Sierra Nevada mtns
My. McKinley
In Alaska range 20,320 ft highest mountain in North America
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GCH. 4 (Hilbert)
culture
culture trait
culture region
ethnic group
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group has in…
An activity or behavior in which people often take part
An area in which people have many shared culture trait
A group of people who share a common culture and ancestry
culture
The set of beliefs, values, and practices that a group has in…
culture trait
An activity or behavior in which people often take part
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6th Grade Science Weather Glossary
Clouds
Cirrus Clouds
Cumulonimbus Clouds
Cumulus Clouds
Formed when water vapor condenses on salt and dust and cluste…
high curly, delicate, wispy clouds
rain and thunderstorm clouds
fluffy cotton fair weather clouds
Clouds
Formed when water vapor condenses on salt and dust and cluste…
Cirrus Clouds
high curly, delicate, wispy clouds
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Chapter 3 Vocabulary Review
producer
transportation
profit
technology
a person who makes goods or services to sell.
used to move goods, people or animals from one place to anoth…
the money that a business has left over after all the costs o…
the development of scientific knowledge to solve problems.
producer
a person who makes goods or services to sell.
transportation
used to move goods, people or animals from one place to anoth…
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Regions
What is the physical geography of the…
What are the economic source of income…
What industries are found in the Bosto…
What do people associate with the New…
Atlantic Ocean (east)... St Lawerence River ... Canada (north)... Gree…
Tourism, manufacturing, forestry. Manufacturing produces elec…
Fishing, commercial port, publishing, food processing, techno…
Maple syrup, snow, clams chowder, ply mount rock, and lobster
What is the physical geography of the…
Atlantic Ocean (east)... St Lawerence River ... Canada (north)... Gree…
What are the economic source of income…
Tourism, manufacturing, forestry. Manufacturing produces elec…
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Chapter 1, Lesson 1
absolute location
climate
environment
geography
the exact location of something
the average weather in an area over a long period of time
the natural surroundings of a place
the study of Earth and its people, places, and environments
absolute location
the exact location of something
climate
the average weather in an area over a long period of time
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GEORGIA LOCATION,SPATIAL GEOGRAPHY ,GEORGIA BRODERS
Which hemisphere
Continent
Region
Spatial geography
Northwestern
North America
South eastern region of United States
How much space
Which hemisphere
Northwestern
Continent
North America
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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Geo 5 (Russia)
Russia Region
Russia History
Russia size
What divides Europe and Asia/
From 1917-1991 was called Soviet Union and the USSR, also eth…
Before 1917 Russia Empire was led by Czar (king) borrowed fro…
Largest country in the world in area, almost twice the area o…
Divided by the Black Sea, Caucasus Mtns, Caspian Sea, and Ura…
Russia Region
From 1917-1991 was called Soviet Union and the USSR, also eth…
Russia History
Before 1917 Russia Empire was led by Czar (king) borrowed fro…
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Colonial Regions 2015 Kolodny
racism
slave codes
triangular trade
middle passage
the belief that one race is superior (better than) to another
laws denying rights to slaves
involved trade in molasses, rum and slaves
trip across the Atlantic Ocean for slaves
racism
the belief that one race is superior (better than) to another
slave codes
laws denying rights to slaves
28 terms
History prologue
Geology
Tundra
Taiga
Steppe
Study of earth and rocks
Found in Arctic region no trees
Found in subarctic region evergreens
Short grass in dry areas (plains)
Geology
Study of earth and rocks
Tundra
Found in Arctic region no trees
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Chapter 5 Vocabulary Practice
cataract
delta
shadoof
papyrus
a waterfall or rapids in a river
a fan-shaped area of silt near where a river flows into the sea
a bucket attached to a long pole used to transfer river water…
a reed plant that grew wild along the Nile
cataract
a waterfall or rapids in a river
delta
a fan-shaped area of silt near where a river flows into the sea
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8th grade Social Studies - Cold War Exam
John F. Kennedy
Viet Cong
Lyndon B. Johnson
Richard Nixon
35th President of the United States, serving from 1961 until…
A Communist-led army and guerrilla force in South Vietnam tha…
Became president after Kennedy's assassination and reelected…
1969-1964; Republican; Ended Vietnam War; Recognized China/ W…
John F. Kennedy
35th President of the United States, serving from 1961 until…
Viet Cong
A Communist-led army and guerrilla force in South Vietnam tha…
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