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Social Studies Chapter 2
immigrant
culture
Bering Strait
Mississippi River
A person who comes to live in a new land.
A way of life followed by a group of people.
Narrow body of water in the north Pacific Ocean that separate…
Major river in the US that flows through the Midwest south fr…
immigrant
A person who comes to live in a new land.
culture
A way of life followed by a group of people.
25 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
hunter-gatherers
bands
nomad
migration
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
people that move from place to place
the act of moving from place to another usually to hunt
hunter-gatherers
Early humans that hunted animals and gathered plants for food…
bands
several groups of families that were hunter-gatherers
Social Studies Chapter 2
Tributaries
Source
Mouth
Waterform
Smaller water forms that into larger waterforms
The beginning of a waterform
The place where a river empties into a larger body of water
Types of physical features that hold water or allow water to…
Tributaries
Smaller water forms that into larger waterforms
Source
The beginning of a waterform
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Chapter 2 social studies
Thematic map
vegetation map
physical features map
climate
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
A map that shows where different things grow
shows landforms and bodies of water
pattern of weather for a long period of time
Thematic map
A map that shows population density, vegetation zones, climat…
vegetation map
A map that shows where different things grow
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
disruption
diminish
manoeuvre
sponsor
a disturbance that interrupts or causes confusion
decrease in size, extent, or range
to steer.
A person or group who provides resources and support for the…
disruption
a disturbance that interrupts or causes confusion
diminish
decrease in size, extent, or range
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Social Studies Chapter 2
civilization
theory
confederation
division of labor
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
an idea based on study and research
a loose group of government working together
work that is divided so that it is possible to produce more g…
civilization
a group of people with ways of life, religion and learning
theory
an idea based on study and research
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
location
mountain range
continent
globe
the place where something is found
a large group of mountains
the largest land areas on Earth
a model of the planet Earth
location
the place where something is found
mountain range
a large group of mountains
Social Studies Chapter 2
civilizations
polytheism
society
empire
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
the worship of many gods
An organized community with established rules and traditions…
a large territory, consisting of many different places all un…
civilizations
groups of people who have a complex and organized society wit…
polytheism
the worship of many gods
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
region
swamp
marsh
bayou
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
A wetland with many trees.
An area of low, wet land covered mostly with tall grasses.
A slow moving, marshy body of water.
region
A large area with common features that set it apart from othe…
swamp
A wetland with many trees.
Social Studies: Chapter 2
Leif Erikson
Leif Erikson
Viking Explorer
Portuguese explorers
_____ was likely the first European to discover North America.
He briefly established a Viking outpost in present-day Canada.
Leif Erikson
_____ utilized a variety of tools to aid them during their vo…
Leif Erikson
_____ was likely the first European to discover North America.
Leif Erikson
He briefly established a Viking outpost in present-day Canada.
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
plain
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
the study of people, places and the earth
a large area of land that is flat or almost flat
landform
a shape or feature of the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind and water wear away the land, bit by bit
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Social Studies Chapter 2
origin stories
migration
environment
adaptation
a story that explains where ancestors of tribe members came f…
movement of people from one country or area of the world to a…
everything that surrounds a given area.
a change or adjustment in a way of life that allows people to…
origin stories
a story that explains where ancestors of tribe members came f…
migration
movement of people from one country or area of the world to a…
35 terms
Social studies chapter 2
Michigan
soap, glassware, paint
Cincinnati
manufacturing
Ohio's automobile industry is second only to_____.
Ohio is important in the manufacturing of ___.
What city has the most manufacturing jobs?
____ making large amounts of goods in factories.
Michigan
Ohio's automobile industry is second only to_____.
soap, glassware, paint
Ohio is important in the manufacturing of ___.
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Social Studies - chapter 2
environment
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fuel
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
natural resources that cannot be replaced
a substance burned as a source of heat and power such as coal…
environment
The surroundings in which people, animals and plants live
renewable resource
natural resources that can be replaced or resused
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Basin
Coastal Plain
Global Grid
Inland
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
The grid formed by crisscrossing lines of latitude and longit…
Not bordering an ocean.
Basin
A bowl-shaped landform that is lower than the surrounding land.
Coastal Plain
Low, flat land that runs along a coast.
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Chapter 2 Social Studies Key Terms
hominid
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
anthropologist
remains
a prehistoric human
the earliest known group of hominids
a scientist who studies human development and culture
a dead body
hominid
a prehistoric human
Australopithecus afarensis, Lucy
the earliest known group of hominids
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Which continent did early people use a…
What is the main reason that early peo…
Which civilization in the Americas dev…
What was used to group Eastern Woodlan…
Asia
They developed agriculture
Mayan
Similar Languages
Which continent did early people use a…
Asia
What is the main reason that early peo…
They developed agriculture
Chapter 2 Social Studies
Culture
Custom
Ancestors
Immigrants
way of life
the special way a group of people do something
beginning with your parents and grandparents, all those in yo…
a person who comes to a new land from another place to live
Culture
way of life
Custom
the special way a group of people do something
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Social Studies Chapter 2
Moses
Sinai Desert
Exodus
Mount Sinai
The leader of the Hebrews that led them out of enslavement in…
The place that the Hebrews escaped to when they left Egypt.
The name for the Hebrews' escape from Egypt.
Moses led the Hebrews to this place where he received a messa…
Moses
The leader of the Hebrews that led them out of enslavement in…
Sinai Desert
The place that the Hebrews escaped to when they left Egypt.
EL Social Studies Chapter 2
prehistory
agriculture
Ice Ages
migrate
the time before there was writing
farming
the freezing times
to move
prehistory
the time before there was writing
agriculture
farming
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Social Studies Chapter 2
landform
erosion
geography
climate map
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
the study of people, places, and the earth
a map that shows the weather of an area over a long period of…
landform
a shape or feature on the earth's surface
erosion
the way wind or water wears away the land bit by bit
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
marsh
swamp
desert
bayou
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
a dry, often sandy area where there is little rainfall
a marshy, slow-moving stream
marsh
an area of wet, low-lying land covered with tall grasses
swamp
a type of wetland usually covered with many trees
Chapter 2 Social Studies Review
Anaconda Plan
Gateway to the Deep South
Freedmen's Bureau
Reconstruction
Union's plan to surround the South and capture the Confederat…
TN-railroads and rivers for transportation to move easily acr…
helped former slaves start a new life
rebuilding of the South after the Civil War
Anaconda Plan
Union's plan to surround the South and capture the Confederat…
Gateway to the Deep South
TN-railroads and rivers for transportation to move easily acr…
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
monarch
divine right of kings
hierarchy
fief
A ruler, such as a king or a queen
The belief God gives kings the right to rule
A system of organizing people into ranks
Land granted by a lord to a vassal in exchange for loyalty an…
monarch
A ruler, such as a king or a queen
divine right of kings
The belief God gives kings the right to rule
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Social Studies-Chapter 2 Vocabulary
landforms
geography
climate
natural resources
the shape of the surface of the land
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
a place's weather over a long period of time
something found in nature that people use
landforms
the shape of the surface of the land
geography
the study of the earth's natural resources and the way people…
16 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
archaeologist
tule
irrigation
game
a scientist who studies the remains of human cultures
a flexible, thick stemmed marsh plant used to thatch shelters
a method of channeling water from rivers or lakes to farmland
animals hunted for food
archaeologist
a scientist who studies the remains of human cultures
tule
a flexible, thick stemmed marsh plant used to thatch shelters
Social Studies- Chapter 2
Viking's Longship
Jacques Cartier
Enslaved Africans
Columbian Exchange
ships that could be easily manuvered
Led France to North America
Traded
Trade from North America and Europe
Viking's Longship
ships that could be easily manuvered
Jacques Cartier
Led France to North America
Social Studies Chapter 2 Review
weather
climate
erosion
weathering
daily changes in the air and sky
the average weather over several years
the movement or removal of small pieces of rock by water, ice…
the process that breaks rocks down
weather
daily changes in the air and sky
climate
the average weather over several years
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Social Studies - Chapter 2
glacier
migration
agriculture
civilization
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
movement from one region to another
farming, or growing plants
a group of people living together who have systems of governm…
glacier
a huge, thick sheet of slowly moving ice
migration
movement from one region to another
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Social Studies Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Tribe
League
Iroquois Trail
Cultural Region
Group of families bound together under a single leadership.
Union of people or groups.
Trail that linked the lands of the Iroquois League, extended…
Area in which people with similar cultures live.
Tribe
Group of families bound together under a single leadership.
League
Union of people or groups.
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Social Studies Chapter 2
population density
region
thematic map
vegetation
the average number of people who live in a unit of area, such…
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
a map that shows a particular theme or topic
all plants and trees in an area
population density
the average number of people who live in a unit of area, such…
region
an area defined by one or more natural or cultural characteri…
16 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
Asia
migration
Mayan
Mohawk
land bridge
movement of people
early civilization developed a counting system
largest cultural region in the Eastern Woodlands
Asia
land bridge
migration
movement of people
Social Studies: Chapter 2 terms
merchant
navigation
astrolabe
caravel
people who buy and sell goods
process sailors use to plan their course and find their locat…
navigation tool that measures the height of the sun or a star…
smaller, lighter ship with triangular sails to better control…
merchant
people who buy and sell goods
navigation
process sailors use to plan their course and find their locat…
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Social Studies Chapter 2.1
Olmecs
Mayas
Aztecs
Incas
The Olmecs were the first known civilization in Central Ameri…
The Mayas were influenced by the Olmecs, they lived in the ra…
After the abandonment of Mayan cities, a new civilization ros…
Far to the south of the Aztecs were the Incas , they built on…
Olmecs
The Olmecs were the first known civilization in Central Ameri…
Mayas
The Mayas were influenced by the Olmecs, they lived in the ra…
Social Studies Chapter 2
descendant
agriculture
dugout canoe
shamon
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
the planting and growing of crops for food
A boat made by hollowing out a tree trunk
A spiritual leader in a Native American group who performs re…
descendant
a child, grandchild, grandchild, great- grandchild, and son,…
agriculture
the planting and growing of crops for food
17 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
geography
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Mississippi River
The study of the Earth and the way people, plants, and animal…
The ocean on the eastern border of the United States.
The ocean on the western border of the United States
The longest river in the United States.
geography
The study of the Earth and the way people, plants, and animal…
Atlantic Ocean
The ocean on the eastern border of the United States.
25 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 2
To end
States should have the final say in th…
tax
People in the same country at war
abolish
states' rights
tariff
Civil War
To end
abolish
States should have the final say in th…
states' rights
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Social Studies - Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Represent
Republic
Citizen
Immigrant
To make decisions for others
A type of government in which leaders are elected
An official member of a country
A person who comes to live in a new land
Represent
To make decisions for others
Republic
A type of government in which leaders are elected
31 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
US Army
Antique
Assembly Line
Bicycle
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
something made a long time ago
Each worker does one part of the job instead of the entire jo…
popular form of transportation from the 1880s to the 1890s
US Army
Didn't want to buy the Wright Brothers invention because of w…
Antique
something made a long time ago
25 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
history
archaeologist
hunter-gatherers
wigwam
The story of the past.
learn about the past by studying artifacts
people who hunted animals and gathered plants for food.
A type of Native American shelter, made of branches and bark.
history
The story of the past.
archaeologist
learn about the past by studying artifacts
19 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
continents
landform
mine
adobe
largest land forms on Earth
form or shape of part of the Earth's surface
to dig for materials
sun-dried bricks used to build shelters and other buildings
continents
largest land forms on Earth
landform
form or shape of part of the Earth's surface
15 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 2
archaeologist
prehistory
hunter-gatherer
agriculture
a scientist who studies artifacts.
time before written records.
people who find food both by hunting animals and by gathering…
growing crops and raising animals.
archaeologist
a scientist who studies artifacts.
prehistory
time before written records.
11 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
region
population
urban
harbor
a large area with at least one feature that makes it differen…
the total number of people in a place
having to do with a city
a protected place with deep water that allows ships to come c…
region
a large area with at least one feature that makes it differen…
population
the total number of people in a place
16 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 2
CARDINAL DIRECTIONS
INTERMEDIATE DIRECTIONS
REGION
COMPASS ROSE
North, South, East, West.
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest.
An area that has something in common. The USA has 5 regions (…
All directions (North, South, East West, Northeast, Southeast…
CARDINAL DIRECTIONS
North, South, East, West.
INTERMEDIATE DIRECTIONS
Northeast, Southeast, Northwest, Southwest.
20 terms
Chapter 2 Social Studies
trade
tradition
custom
belief
to exchange goods and services
a special way that a group does something, which is part of t…
a way a group of people does something
something held as true or real
trade
to exchange goods and services
tradition
a special way that a group does something, which is part of t…
Social Studies Chapter 2
Upright Man
200,000 years ago
A stone with one side sharp and the ot…
Hand ax- used with flint and had a woo…
What is another name for Homo Erectus?
How many years ago did Homo Sapiens appear?
Explain the first tools that were used by stone age people.
Explain the later tools that were used by stone age people.
Upright Man
What is another name for Homo Erectus?
200,000 years ago
How many years ago did Homo Sapiens appear?
Social Studies Chapter 2
Natural Resource
Mineral
Aqueducts
Canal
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
a natural resource found inside Earth
Large pipes that water is brought to dry areas through
a waterway dug across land
Natural Resource
Something from nature that people can use, such as trees, wat…
Mineral
a natural resource found inside Earth
12 terms
Chapter 2 Social Studies
Mountain
Hills
Plateau
Plains
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
Landform that is a large, elevated piece of flat land.
Landforms that are large areas of flat or gently rolling land.
Mountain
Landforms that rise usually more than 2,000 ft. above sea lev…
Hills
Landform that is lower and less steep then a mountain.
28 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
Bering Strait
Mississippi River
Louisiana Territory
Christopher Columbus
A narrow body of water in the north Pacific Ocean that separa…
Major river in the US that flows through the Midwest south fr…
Area purchased by the US in 1803 that included much of the la…
1451-1506. A Spanish explorer who landed on North America in…
Bering Strait
A narrow body of water in the north Pacific Ocean that separa…
Mississippi River
Major river in the US that flows through the Midwest south fr…
43 terms
Social Studies Chapter 2
Viking explorers
Leif Ericsson
merchants
Eric the Red
from scandinavia. Raided European towns
Son of Eric the Red; sailed to North America in about 1000 an…
people who buy and sell goods
Norwegian (Viking) adventurer who founded a colony on Greenla…
Viking explorers
from scandinavia. Raided European towns
Leif Ericsson
Son of Eric the Red; sailed to North America in about 1000 an…
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