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Social Studies 6 Vocabulary
classify
compare
conclusion
describe
arrange by assigning things into groups or categories based o…
to examine(2 or more objects, ideas,people,etc.)in order to n…
a reasoned deduction or inference
to tell or depict in written or spoken words
classify
arrange by assigning things into groups or categories based o…
compare
to examine(2 or more objects, ideas,people,etc.)in order to n…
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Social Studies Ch. 6
Jamestown
Plymouth
Roanoke
John Smith
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
English colony in Massachusetts founded by the Pilgrims in 16…
Established in 1587. Called the Lost Colony. It was financed…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
Plymouth
English colony in Massachusetts founded by the Pilgrims in 16…
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Social Studies - Chapter 6
Articles of Confederation
legislative
judicial
executive
the states decided to be partners
passes the laws
courts and judges, interpret the law
President, carry out the law
Articles of Confederation
the states decided to be partners
legislative
passes the laws
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social studies chapter 6 vocab
Meeting House
Town Meeting
Market Town
Triangular Trade
this is where government meetings were held and church
this is when decisions were made about laws
a place where people traded crops for items
a water route that connected Britain, Africa and the British…
Meeting House
this is where government meetings were held and church
Town Meeting
this is when decisions were made about laws
List #6: Social Studies
archy
paleo
bell
ism
government
old
war
doctrine
archy
government
paleo
old
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Social Studies Chapter 6
Three sided trade route between the 13…
Name given to the second leg of the tr…
He started the first library, newspape…
Describe the Triangular Trade Route. N…
Triangular Trade Routes
Middle Passage
Benjamin Franklin
Three sided trade route between the 13…
Triangular Trade Routes
Name given to the second leg of the tr…
Middle Passage
Social Studies -EC-6
Who were the first native indians in T…
What Indian tride gave Texas its name?
What was the name the Caddos gave to T…
Who was the first Spanish Explore?
Coahuiltecans, Karankawas, Jumanos, Comanches, Apaches, and C…
Caddos
Taysha - it means Friendship - giving Texas its metto - the f…
Francisco Vazquez de Coronado
Who were the first native indians in T…
Coahuiltecans, Karankawas, Jumanos, Comanches, Apaches, and C…
What Indian tride gave Texas its name?
Caddos
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6 Social Studies Chapter 6.3 Vocabulary
indigenous
quota
reservation
*Chippewa
originating in a certain place
a certain portion of something, such as jobs, set aside for a…
land set aside for a specific purpose, as by the Canadian gov…
Canadian tribe of Native Americans; their land, in Canada, wa…
indigenous
originating in a certain place
quota
a certain portion of something, such as jobs, set aside for a…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 6.2 Vocabulary
Group of Seven
improvisation
"Quebecois" Literature
*Langston Hughes
a group of Canadian painters in the 1920s and 1930s who devel…
an element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
French Canadian literature often written in both French and E…
African American poet who wrote about his life in Harlem, New…
Group of Seven
a group of Canadian painters in the 1920s and 1930s who devel…
improvisation
an element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
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Intro to Social Studies 6 terms
civilization
culture
current events
geography
cities, government, art, religion, difference in people, and…
a way of life for a group of people at a given time
important events happening now
the study of the earth including its continents, countries, p…
civilization
cities, government, art, religion, difference in people, and…
culture
a way of life for a group of people at a given time
Ch. 6 Social Studies
democracy
delta
Minnesota
Gulf of Mexico
government run by the people
deposit of earth and sand that collects near the mouth of a r…
the MS River begins here
the MS River empties into here
democracy
government run by the people
delta
deposit of earth and sand that collects near the mouth of a r…
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Social Studies - Unit 6
India
Isabella
Native Americans
Plymouth
Columbus wanted to go to ___
The Queen of Spain that gave ships to Columbus.
A better name for Indians
The name of the Pilgrim's Colony.
India
Columbus wanted to go to ___
Isabella
The Queen of Spain that gave ships to Columbus.
social studies 6 grade
unitary
Federal
Confederation
Autocratic
a form of govt. where the power is held by one central author…
A form of govt. where the power is divided between the centra…
Voluntary assassinations of independent states that,to secure…
Govt. in which one person possesses unlimited power. Citizens…
unitary
a form of govt. where the power is held by one central author…
Federal
A form of govt. where the power is divided between the centra…
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Grade 6 Social Studies
Economy
Old/Paleolithic Age
Both provide codes of behavior
Dynasty
The way a countrys people manage money and resources formthe…
The time when fire was discovered
Ten Commandments and the Eightfold Path
A series of rulers from the same family
Economy
The way a countrys people manage money and resources formthe…
Old/Paleolithic Age
The time when fire was discovered
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EC-6 Social Studies
Virginia House of Burgess
The Mayflower Compact
Indentured servants
The enlightenment
1st colonial assembly, Jamestown, represent State of Virginia…
Pilgrims, Pledge to consult one another to make decisions and…
would sell him or herself to an agent or ship captain before…
age of reason, 17th and 18th centuries. ... began to question re…
Virginia House of Burgess
1st colonial assembly, Jamestown, represent State of Virginia…
The Mayflower Compact
Pilgrims, Pledge to consult one another to make decisions and…
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Social Studies EC- 6
Social Studies
Ancient World
The Middle Ages
Age of Discovery
history, geography, civics and government, economics and psyc…
4 million years ago to 500 CE
500-1400 CE
1400-1700... The Renaissance... Aztecs and Incas
Social Studies
history, geography, civics and government, economics and psyc…
Ancient World
4 million years ago to 500 CE
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Social Studies Chapter 6
settlement
Roanoke
Jamestown
Plymouth
a small community that is started in a new territory
the name of the island where the first English settlement was…
the first successful English colony in North America, it was…
a place in Massachusetts where the Pilgrims settled.
settlement
a small community that is started in a new territory
Roanoke
the name of the island where the first English settlement was…
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Social Studies Unit 6
immigrant
holiday
custom
landmark
a person who settles in a new country
a special day
a special way that a group does something
a building or place that is important or interesting
immigrant
a person who settles in a new country
holiday
a special day
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EC-6 Social Studies
Republicanism
Popular Sovereignty
Limited Government
Federalism
Where people elect others to represent them (Electoral Colleg…
people hold the final authority in all matters of government.…
basic principle of American government which states that gove…
Power is shared by state governments and federal gov't A syst…
Republicanism
Where people elect others to represent them (Electoral Colleg…
Popular Sovereignty
people hold the final authority in all matters of government.…
Social Studies 6 Final Review
Democracy
Communism
apartheid
polytheistic
a system of gov't run by the people. Greece's greatest contri…
a form of gov't ruled by a dictator and a strong central gov't.
was the official policy of racial segregation in South Africa
is the belief in many gods.
Democracy
a system of gov't run by the people. Greece's greatest contri…
Communism
a form of gov't ruled by a dictator and a strong central gov't.
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Social Studies Ch. 6
treaty
sovereign
military base
territory
a written agreement between two or more nations
self-ruling and independent
a central location where an armed force keeps its supplies an…
a part of the US that is not within a state but is organized…
treaty
a written agreement between two or more nations
sovereign
self-ruling and independent
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Chapter 6 Social Studies
neutral
Hessians
Nathan Hale
The Crisis
not taking sides ina conflict.
soldiers hired by Britain to fight a war.
a spy "I only regret I have but one life to lose for my count…
pamphlet written by Thomas Paine urging colonists to support…
neutral
not taking sides ina conflict.
Hessians
soldiers hired by Britain to fight a war.
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6 Social Studies Chapter 27.1 Vocabulary
*Mao Zedong
*Red Guard
*Taiwan
free enterprise
Communist leader and/or founding father of the People's Repub…
groups/bands of rebels who were urged by Mao Zedong to rebel…
island off the coast of China where Nationalists fled after b…
an economic system in which individuals can start and run the…
*Mao Zedong
Communist leader and/or founding father of the People's Repub…
*Red Guard
groups/bands of rebels who were urged by Mao Zedong to rebel…
DBQ Social Studies 6
D.B.Q
Task/Prompt
Scaffolding Questions
Thesis
Type of essay that provides you... with documents to serve as so…
This is the actual question that you are attempting to answer…
The questions that make the learner think critically about th…
A statement that someone wants to discuss or prove.
D.B.Q
Type of essay that provides you... with documents to serve as so…
Task/Prompt
This is the actual question that you are attempting to answer…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 25.3 Vocabulary
caste
colony
partition
*Asoka
a class of people in India
a territory ruled by another nation, usually one far away
division
*grandson of the emperor Maurya; changed from being a fierce…
caste
a class of people in India
colony
a territory ruled by another nation, usually one far away
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Social Studies Chp. 6
barrier island
wetland
fall line
elevation
a narrow island between the ocean and the mainland
land that is covered with water at times
a line of waterfalls that marks the boundary between the Pied…
how high a place is above sea level
barrier island
a narrow island between the ocean and the mainland
wetland
land that is covered with water at times
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6 Social Studies Chapter 1.2 Vocabulary
degree
geography
longitude
meridian
a unit of measure used to determine absolute location; on glo…
the study of the Earth's surface and the processes that shape…
an imaginary line, also called a meridian, that runs north an…
an imaginary line that circles the globe from north to south…
degree
a unit of measure used to determine absolute location; on glo…
geography
the study of the Earth's surface and the processes that shape…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 23.1 Vocabulary
aristocrats
ganwa
mwami
refugee
people who are in the minority but are considered a privilege…
princes or lords
king
people who seek safety in another country
aristocrats
people who are in the minority but are considered a privilege…
ganwa
princes or lords
Social Studies - Chapter #6
apprentice
artisan
colonial jobs
Middle colonies
young person who learns a skill from an artisan who hardly ev…
Skilled worker who makes things by hand
cooper, surveyor, miller, cobbler, silversmith, tailor
known as the breadbaskets of the colonies. They made flour an…
apprentice
young person who learns a skill from an artisan who hardly ev…
artisan
Skilled worker who makes things by hand
Social Studies Weekly #6
Canada
John Cabot
Mississippi River
Mardi Gras
Jacques Cartier claimed this region for France
This Italian explored North America close to the time of Colu…
Robert La Salle explored this body of water
A late winter holiday celebrated by Cajuns
Canada
Jacques Cartier claimed this region for France
John Cabot
This Italian explored North America close to the time of Colu…
Social Studies Chapter 6
Independence
petition
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
freedom from control by another government or country
a formal, written request made to a official person or organi…
A pamphlet published in 1776 by Thomas Paine that persuaded m…
The document written to declare the American colonies as an i…
Independence
freedom from control by another government or country
petition
a formal, written request made to a official person or organi…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 2.3 Vocabulary
climate
precipitation
temperature
vegetation
the weather patterns that an area typically experiences over…
all the forms of water, such as rain, sleet, hail, and snow,…
the degree of hotness or coldness of something, such as water…
the plants in an area
climate
the weather patterns that an area typically experiences over…
precipitation
all the forms of water, such as rain, sleet, hail, and snow,…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 30.3 Vocabulary
copra
primary industry
secondary industry
tertiary industry
dried coconut meat used in margarine, cooking oils, and luxur…
the part of the economy that produces raw materials; examples…
manufacturing businesses that take materials from primary ind…
service activities such as banking, transportation, health ca…
copra
dried coconut meat used in margarine, cooking oils, and luxur…
primary industry
the part of the economy that produces raw materials; examples…
List #6: Social Studies
archy
paleo
bell
ism
government
old
war
doctrine
archy
government
paleo
old
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6 Social Studies Chapter 1.3 Vocabulary
cardinal direction
compass rose
distortion
globe
one of the four compass points; north, south, east, and west
a map feature that usually shows the four cardinal directions
a misrepresentation of the true shape; each map projection us…
a round model of the Earth that shows the continents and ocea…
cardinal direction
one of the four compass points; north, south, east, and west
compass rose
a map feature that usually shows the four cardinal directions
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6 Social Studies Chapter 24.1 Vocabulary
subcontinent
*Himalaya Mountains
*Yangzi
*Huang He
a large landmass that is a major part of a continent; for exa…
*the Central Asian mountain range extending along the India-T…
*the longest river in Asia, flowing through China to the East…
*the second-longest river in China; it flows across northern…
subcontinent
a large landmass that is a major part of a continent; for exa…
*Himalaya Mountains
*the Central Asian mountain range extending along the India-T…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 7.1 Vocabulary
commute
megalopolis
*Philadelphia
*Boston
to travel regularly to and from a place, particularly to and…
a number of cities and suburbs that blend into one very large…
a city and port in Pennsylvania on the Delaware River
the capital of the state of Massachusetts
commute
to travel regularly to and from a place, particularly to and…
megalopolis
a number of cities and suburbs that blend into one very large…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 3.1 Vocabulary
birthrate
death rate
demographer
Green Revolution
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
a scientist who studies human populations, including their si…
changes in agriculture since the 1950s that have greatly incr…
birthrate
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
death rate
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
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6 Social Studies Chapter 26.4 Vocabulary
*Abraham
*Bethlehem
*Jerusalem
*Jesus of Nazareth
according to the Torah, writings sacred to Jews, Abraham was…
a town outside of Jerusalem considered to be holy by Christia…
the capital of Israel; a holy city for Christians, Jews, and…
Christians believe Jesus of Nazareth was the son of God
*Abraham
according to the Torah, writings sacred to Jews, Abraham was…
*Bethlehem
a town outside of Jerusalem considered to be holy by Christia…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 25.1 Vocabulary
civilization
clan
cultural diffusion
dynasty
a society with cities, a central government, social classes,…
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
a spreading of ideas and practices from one culture to another
a series of rulers from the same family; Chinese history is d…
civilization
a society with cities, a central government, social classes,…
clan
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
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6 Social Studies Chapter 3.4 Vocabulary
capitalism
command economy
constitution
consumer
an economic system in which people and privately owned compan…
an economy in which economic decisions are made by the govern…
a statement of a country's basic laws and values
a person who buys goods and services
capitalism
an economic system in which people and privately owned compan…
command economy
an economy in which economic decisions are made by the govern…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 8.3 Vocabulary
boomtown
immunity
indigenous
totem poles
a settlement that springs up quickly, often to serve the need…
a natural resistance to disease
originating in a certain place
a tall, carved wooden pole containing symbols, found among Na…
boomtown
a settlement that springs up quickly, often to serve the need…
immunity
a natural resistance to disease
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6 Social Studies Chapter 8.1 Vocabulary
Francophone
Quiet Revolution
referendum
separatist
a person who speaks French as his or her first language
a peaceful change in the government of Quebec, Canada, in whi…
a ballot or vote in which voters decide for or against a part…
Francophones who wanted independence from Canada
Francophone
a person who speaks French as his or her first language
Quiet Revolution
a peaceful change in the government of Quebec, Canada, in whi…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 22.3 Vocabulary
census
multiethnic
*Lagos
*Abuja
a count of the people in a country
containing many ethnic groups
a city and chief Atlantic port of Nigeria; a state in Nigeria
the federal capital of Nigeria
census
a count of the people in a country
multiethnic
containing many ethnic groups
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6 Social Studies Chapter 5.2 Vocabulary
abolitionist
Civil War
Confederacy
immigrant
a person who believed that enslaving people was wrong and who…
the war between the northern and southern states in the Unite…
the Confederate States of America; a group of Southern states…
a person who moves to a new country in order to settle there
abolitionist
a person who believed that enslaving people was wrong and who…
Civil War
the war between the northern and southern states in the Unite…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 23.4 Vocabulary
apartheid
discriminate
homeland
*Cape Town
the South African system in which racial groups were separate…
to treat people unfairly based on race, religion, or gender
South African lands where blacks were forced to live during a…
*the legislative capital of the Republic of South Africa; the…
apartheid
the South African system in which racial groups were separate…
discriminate
to treat people unfairly based on race, religion, or gender
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6 Social Studies Chapter 29.1 Vocabulary
atoll
coral
fiord
geyser
a group of small coral islands in the shape of a ring that en…
a rock-like substance formed from the skeletons of tiny sea a…
a narrow bay or inlet from the sea bordered by steep cliffs
a hot spring that shoots scalding water into the air
atoll
a group of small coral islands in the shape of a ring that en…
coral
a rock-like substance formed from the skeletons of tiny sea a…
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Social Studies Chapter 6
diversity
slavery
immigrant
primary source
variety; a range of people coming from many places
a system under which people have no freedom
someone who leaves one country and moves to another
information recorded by a person who was there
diversity
variety; a range of people coming from many places
slavery
a system under which people have no freedom
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6 Social Studies Chapter 7.4 Vocabulary
forty-niner
mass transit
*Sierra Nevada
*Pacific Northwest
one of the first miners of the California Gold Rush of 1849
a system of subways, buses, and commuter trains used to trans…
a mountain range in California in the western United States
the region in the northwestern United that includes Oregon, W…
forty-niner
one of the first miners of the California Gold Rush of 1849
mass transit
a system of subways, buses, and commuter trains used to trans…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 7.2 Vocabulary
industrialization
petrochemical
Sun Belt
*Atlanta
the process of building new industries in an area dominated b…
a substance, such as plastic, paint, or asphalt, that is made…
area of the United States stretching from the southern Atlant…
the capital of the state of Georgia
industrialization
the process of building new industries in an area dominated b…
petrochemical
a substance, such as plastic, paint, or asphalt, that is made…
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