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Gr. 6 Social Studies
Monarchy
political Party
Compromise
Amendment
A government by one ruler, such as a king or queen
An organized group of people who share the same ideas about t…
An agreement reached where each side gives up part of it's de…
A change or addition to make something better
Monarchy
A government by one ruler, such as a king or queen
political Party
An organized group of people who share the same ideas about t…
11 terms
social studies gr. 6
malaria
sahel
arable land
desertification
a disease caused by a mosquito bite... A disease caused by mosqu…
A strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
Arable Land is land that is fertile for people to grow crops…
Conversion of productive lands to desert
malaria
a disease caused by a mosquito bite... A disease caused by mosqu…
sahel
A strip of dry grasslands on the southern border of the Sahar…
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Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Socialism
socialism
government
individuals
basic
Economic system in which the principal means of production ar…
The ______________ owns and operates major ... - forms of indus…
____________________ may own and operate small businesses.
A goal of socialism is to provide all citizens with__________…
socialism
Economic system in which the principal means of production ar…
government
The ______________ owns and operates major ... - forms of indus…
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Social Studies Final Gr. 6
peninsula
harbor
polis
acropolis
an area of land almost entirely surrounded by water
a sheltered place along a coast used to protect boats and ships
a city state in ancient Greece
a large hill in ancient Greece where city residents sought sh…
peninsula
an area of land almost entirely surrounded by water
harbor
a sheltered place along a coast used to protect boats and ships
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Gr. 6 -Social Studies - Government
Democracy
Bill of Rights
Bill
Liberty
a government run by the people; citizens participate by votin…
first ten amendments to the Constitution
proposed law that must be approved by the legislative, and in…
freedom; having the right to do something
Democracy
a government run by the people; citizens participate by votin…
Bill of Rights
first ten amendments to the Constitution
14 terms
Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Capitalism
capitalism
money
individuals
demand
Economic system based on the private ownership of property
Individual and businesses invest _____________ in:... - product…
_____________ decide how much they will charge for goods
Prices are largely determined by the _______________ of the m…
capitalism
Economic system based on the private ownership of property
money
Individual and businesses invest _____________ in:... - product…
17 terms
Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
fertile soil
irrigation
fertile land between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
nickname for Mesopotamia; the rich land between the Tigris an…
rich in nutrients and resources
to bring water to dry land
Mesopotamia
fertile land between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Fertile Crescent
nickname for Mesopotamia; the rich land between the Tigris an…
17 terms
Gr. 6 -Social Studies - Communism
communism
social
cooperation
needs
_______________ economic system often defined as final stage…
One goal of of a communist economic system is to eliminate __…
Another goal of of a communist economic system is to replace…
The ultimate goal of of a communist economic system is to mee…
communism
_______________ economic system often defined as final stage…
social
One goal of of a communist economic system is to eliminate __…
11 terms
Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Timelines
Timeline
BC
BCE
AD
allows us to see the relationship between a group of events a…
before the birth of Christ
Before Common Era- for nonbelievers
Anno Domini - Latin for "in the year of the Lord"
Timeline
allows us to see the relationship between a group of events a…
BC
before the birth of Christ
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Gr. 6 - Social Studies -Economics
Good
Service
Production
Consumption
Product......
Something someone does for others......
______ combines natural resources, human resources, capital g…
The purchase or usage of goods and services.
Good
Product......
Service
Something someone does for others......
60 terms
Social Studies Final Gr. 6
peninsula
harbor
polis
acropolis
an area of land almost entirely surrounded by water
a sheltered place along a coast used to protect boats and ships
a city state in ancient Greece
a large hill in ancient Greece where city residents sought sh…
peninsula
an area of land almost entirely surrounded by water
harbor
a sheltered place along a coast used to protect boats and ships
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CKRS Cht 2 Gr 6 Social Studies
scribe
fertile crescent
city state
polytheism
a professional writer
a region in Southwest Asia and sit of the first civilization
a city that is also a spearate independent state
the belief in many gods
scribe
a professional writer
fertile crescent
a region in Southwest Asia and sit of the first civilization
25 terms
Gr. 6 Social Studies Ch. 6
subcontinent
monsoons
Harappan Civilization
Sanskrit
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the civilization that grew up in the Indus River Valley
the most important language of ancient India
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
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Ch 6-7: Gr6 Social Studies
A regular payment made to a powerful s…
A hill in the center of Athens; has lo…
land surrounded by water on three sides
A sacred shrine where a priest or prie…
tribute
acropolis
peninsula
oracle
A regular payment made to a powerful s…
tribute
A hill in the center of Athens; has lo…
acropolis
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1) Gr. 6 AB Social Studies: Canada's Government
Society
Constitution
Citizen
Responsibility
people who share the same government rules and laws
An important document that describes the supreme law of the l…
someone who is born in or has legally become a member of a co…
Something you should do because it is your duty and it benefi…
Society
people who share the same government rules and laws
Constitution
An important document that describes the supreme law of the l…
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Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 7 Terms
peninsula
bard
colony
polis
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
someone who writes or performs epic stories about heroes and…
a group of people living in a new territory who have ties to…
a Greek city-state
peninsula
a piece of land nearly surrounded by water
bard
someone who writes or performs epic stories about heroes and…
25 terms
Gr. 6 Social Studies Unit 2
Fertile Crescent
silt
irrigation
canals
a large arc of rich, or fertile, farmland
a mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
a way of supplying water to an area of land
human-made waterways
Fertile Crescent
a large arc of rich, or fertile, farmland
silt
a mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
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ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 7
Huang He River
Chang Jiang River
Geographic influences on China
family life
the "yellow river"; flows across China; flooded the land, lea…
the "Yangtze River"; longer than the yellow river; its valley…
Huang He River and Chang Jiang River left fertile soil deposi…
the basic building block of Chinese society; large families w…
Huang He River
the "yellow river"; flows across China; flooded the land, lea…
Chang Jiang River
the "Yangtze River"; longer than the yellow river; its valley…
52 terms
ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 8
Geography of Italy
Geographic influences on Roman civiliz…
Sicily
Mountain Ranges
The Apennines Mountains were easily traveled so Italian commu…
The Tiber River and the 7 hills; Rome is located on the Tiber…
The island to the south of Italy, at the "toe of the boot".
The Alps run east/west to the north of Italy; the Apennines r…
Geography of Italy
The Apennines Mountains were easily traveled so Italian commu…
Geographic influences on Roman civiliz…
The Tiber River and the 7 hills; Rome is located on the Tiber…
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Gr6 social studies chap2
Climate
Weather
Vegetation
Hurricane
The average condition of the atmosphere of an area over a lon…
The condition of the atmosphere at a particular time, includi…
Plant life
A strong storm with swirling winds and heavy rainfall
Climate
The average condition of the atmosphere of an area over a lon…
Weather
The condition of the atmosphere at a particular time, includi…
49 terms
ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 9
Roman Art
vault
Roman Literature
Virgil
Modeled the Greeks, but added their own touches: statues were…
The curved ceiling formed in Roman architecture by building r…
Roman literature was modeled after the Greeks. Famous writers…
Roman writer who wrote the Aenied, modeled after the Greek ep…
Roman Art
Modeled the Greeks, but added their own touches: statues were…
vault
The curved ceiling formed in Roman architecture by building r…
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ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 5a
Greek religious beliefs
Great writers of Greek tragedies
Sophacles
myths
Greeks believed gods and goddesses controlled nature and affe…
Sophacles, Euripedes and Aeschylus
dramatist who began including more actors in plays (3) and st…
traditional Greek stories about gods and goddesses.
Greek religious beliefs
Greeks believed gods and goddesses controlled nature and affe…
Great writers of Greek tragedies
Sophacles, Euripedes and Aeschylus
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ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 11
Influences on daily life in Early Arabia
oases
sheikh
Bedouins
The deserts, coastline and oases of Arabia helped shape the A…
green areas in the desert fed by underground water.
the head of an Arab tribe; Early Arabs organized into tribes…
desert herders of goats, camels and sheep who moved from oasi…
Influences on daily life in Early Arabia
The deserts, coastline and oases of Arabia helped shape the A…
oases
green areas in the desert fed by underground water.
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Gr. 6 Social Studies Ch. 4
cataracts
delta
pharaoh
dynasty
rapids
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
the title used by the rulers of Egypt
series of rulers from the same family
cataracts
rapids
delta
a triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a…
8 terms
Gr 6 - Social Studies Preamble - 2
We the People
More Perfect Union
Establish Justice
Insure Domestic Tranquility
The people have the power
Better then it was before
Create laws that treat everyone FAIR
Keep peace in our homes and cities
We the People
The people have the power
More Perfect Union
Better then it was before
22 terms
Gr. 7 Ch.5 & 6 Social Studies
rifts
sub-Saharan Africa
sahel
savannah
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
Africa south of the Sahara
a strip of land that divides the desert from wetter areas
open grassland with scattered trees
rifts
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of the earth's crust
sub-Saharan Africa
Africa south of the Sahara
10 terms
Gr. 6 Social Studies Ch. 5
ebony
ivory
trade network
merchants
a type of dark, heavy wood
a white material made from elephant tusks
a system of people in different lands who trade goods back an…
traders
ebony
a type of dark, heavy wood
ivory
a white material made from elephant tusks
15 terms
Gr. 6 Social Studies Ch. 2
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing
an early ancestor of humans
a relative who lived in the past
any handheld object that has been modified to help a person a…
prehistory
the time before there was writing
hominid
an early ancestor of humans
21 terms
Gr. 6 Social Studies Ch. 8
Abraham
Moses
Exodus
Ten Commandments
led by God to Canaan, and his descendants became the Jewish p…
led the Hebrews out of Egypt and back to Canaan in the Exodus
the journey of the Hebrews, led by Moses, from Egypt to Canaa…
in the Bible, a code of moral laws given to Moses by God
Abraham
led by God to Canaan, and his descendants became the Jewish p…
Moses
led the Hebrews out of Egypt and back to Canaan in the Exodus
10 terms
Social Studies Gr 6 Nov. 2-2016
Militia
Tyranny
Repeal
Boycott
A small army made up of ordinary citizens who were trained to…
The unjust use of government power
To take back, or to cancel, a law
To refuse to buy one or more goods from a certain source
Militia
A small army made up of ordinary citizens who were trained to…
Tyranny
The unjust use of government power
41 terms
ASCS Social Studies Gr 6 Ch 10
Jerusalem
Judah
Judaea
messiah
Capital of the kingdom of Israel
The kingdom of Israel split into 2 parts: Israel and Judah. I…
Romans took over Judah and changed its name to Judaea and app…
A deliverer or savior; Jews hoped that God would send a messi…
Jerusalem
Capital of the kingdom of Israel
Judah
The kingdom of Israel split into 2 parts: Israel and Judah. I…
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Chpt. 2 Social Studies Gr. 6 Geographic Terms
weather
continental shelf
aquifers
climate
the changes in temperature, wind and air over a short period…
a plateau (flat land) off the coast that stretches for severa…
underground layer of rock through which water flows
predictable patterns of weather over long periods of time
weather
the changes in temperature, wind and air over a short period…
continental shelf
a plateau (flat land) off the coast that stretches for severa…
10 terms
Gr 6 Canadian Government - Social Studies
Equity
Compromise
Democracy
Representation
Individuals and groups that have the same (equal) opportuniti…
a settlement (agreement) that satisfies all parties
a group decides what is right for a country
elected representatives who act on behalf of people
Equity
Individuals and groups that have the same (equal) opportuniti…
Compromise
a settlement (agreement) that satisfies all parties
15 terms
Gr. 6 - Social Studies: Preamble to Constitution
union
people of the United States
justice
insure or secure
Country; nation
citizens of America
fairness
make sure; guarantee
union
Country; nation
people of the United States
citizens of America
38 terms
Social Studies, Gr. 6, ch.2
Fertile Crescent
Tigris and Euphrates
Mesopotamia
Land Between the Rivers
lush green region in Western Asia throughout which 2 rivers f…
name the two rivers in the Fertile Crescent
The name the ancient Greeks called the region between the Tig…
Mesopotamia mean what in Greek?
Fertile Crescent
lush green region in Western Asia throughout which 2 rivers f…
Tigris and Euphrates
name the two rivers in the Fertile Crescent
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Gr 6 - Social Studies - Chapter 7 Review
cooperative
bauxite
embargo
isthmus
farm owned and operated by the government
mineral ore from which aluminum is made
ban on trade
narrow piece of land connecting two larger pieces of land
cooperative
farm owned and operated by the government
bauxite
mineral ore from which aluminum is made
30 terms
MI Social Studies Gr. 3 Unit 1 L3-6
Geography
natural characteristics
human characteristics
border
the study of places
Things not made by humans
Things made by humans
the place where one area ends and another begins
Geography
the study of places
natural characteristics
Things not made by humans
Social Studies gr6 ch.6
China's geographical features meant that
The land at the heart of Chinese civil…
Around what farming settlements develo…
To rule China the Shang kings establis…
it's culture developed with few outside influences
The north China plain
The huang he
Dynasty
China's geographical features meant that
it's culture developed with few outside influences
The land at the heart of Chinese civil…
The north China plain
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Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Africa Part 1
overgrazing
overfarming
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
process in which animals graze grass faster than it can grow…
farming in the same area over and over; using up all the nutr…
natural resource that can be used and replaced over a short p…
natural resource that cannot be replaced, or can only be repl…
overgrazing
process in which animals graze grass faster than it can grow…
overfarming
farming in the same area over and over; using up all the nutr…
22 terms
Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Map vocabulary
cartographer
scale
legend/key
relative location
a person who makes maps
used to measure DISTANCE on a map
explains what each symbol on a map represents
used to explain where something is in relation to another place
cartographer
a person who makes maps
scale
used to measure DISTANCE on a map
12 terms
Gr 5 Ch 6 Social Studies
The meetinghouse was used as a house t…
A town meeting was comprised of male l…
Market towns help farmers by allowing…
Britian,British Colony,and Africa.
Name two things the meetinghouse used for?
What is atown meeting and purpose?
How did market towns help farmers who lived near them?
The triangular trade route is linked by?
The meetinghouse was used as a house t…
Name two things the meetinghouse used for?
A town meeting was comprised of male l…
What is atown meeting and purpose?
80 terms
Gr 6 Social Studies Mid-Term
US Climate Regions
US Landforms
Biomes
Paleo-Indians
Mediterranean, Humid Continental, Arid, Semiarid, Highland, M…
Ozark Plateau, Great Plains, Central Plains, Gulf and Atlanti…
Deciduous Forest, Rainforest, Grasslands, Desert
hunter-gatherers migrated across Bering Strait
US Climate Regions
Mediterranean, Humid Continental, Arid, Semiarid, Highland, M…
US Landforms
Ozark Plateau, Great Plains, Central Plains, Gulf and Atlanti…
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Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Africa Part 2
epidemic
genocide
diversity
racism
a disease affecting many at the same time; extremely widespread
elimination of a group of people, bases on culture, race, or…
many different cultures and viewpoints
unfounded belief that one race is inferior to another
epidemic
a disease affecting many at the same time; extremely widespread
genocide
elimination of a group of people, bases on culture, race, or…
38 terms
ASCS Social Studies Gr 7 Ch 6
Second Continental Congress
Olive Branch Petition
Green Mountain Boys
Continental Army
Met after the Battles of Lexington and Concord and hoped to a…
a petition sent by the 2nd Continental Congress to King Georg…
A group of colonists from Vermont that attacked and took over…
The first official, organized colonial army led by George Was…
Second Continental Congress
Met after the Battles of Lexington and Concord and hoped to a…
Olive Branch Petition
a petition sent by the 2nd Continental Congress to King Georg…
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Gr6 Social Studies Review Key Terms Ch7
acid rain
clear-cutting
market economy
post industrial
precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids which…
cutting down whole forests when removing timber
an economic system based on free enterprise, in which busines…
an economy with less emphasis on heavy industry and manufactu…
acid rain
precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids which…
clear-cutting
cutting down whole forests when removing timber
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Gr. 6 Social Studies Unit 4 Study Guide
Why were the Middle Ages also known as…
Life in the Middle Ages was __________.
One way a vassal served his lord was b…
What did King John agree to by accepti…
few people could read
short and hard
knight
to follow the laws like everyone else
Why were the Middle Ages also known as…
few people could read
Life in the Middle Ages was __________.
short and hard
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gr 6 Social Studies Chapter 6
Where were the Israelites living in th…
Explain why the Torah is important in…
What was a major difference between th…
The first Temple in Jerusalem was buil…
Ancient Egypt
The Torah is the oldest religious writings of the Jewish peop…
They believed in only one God, called monotheisem
King Solomon
Where were the Israelites living in th…
Ancient Egypt
Explain why the Torah is important in…
The Torah is the oldest religious writings of the Jewish peop…
17 terms
FMS Gr 6 Social -What is Social Studies
History
Geography
Civics
Economics
The study of past events
The study of the earth
The study of the rights and duties of citizens
The study of how people seek to satisfy their needs and wants…
History
The study of past events
Geography
The study of the earth
21 terms
Social Studies Chapter 6 (gr.7)
Patriots
Ethan Allen & the Green Mountain Boys…
Common Sense wanted
Richard Henry Lee
favor war against Britain
captured Fort Ticonderoga
colonists to support independence from Britain
introduced a resolution for independence
Patriots
favor war against Britain
Ethan Allen & the Green Mountain Boys…
captured Fort Ticonderoga
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Gr 6 Social Studies Ch 26 Democracy
what affected how settlements develope…
what things did the ancient Greeks hav…
The Greek people did not view Greece a…
The greek people called their hometown…
geography
they spoke the same language... they were proud of their cities
country
cities
what affected how settlements develope…
geography
what things did the ancient Greeks hav…
they spoke the same language... they were proud of their cities
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