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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…
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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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Gr6 Social Studies Vocab
Smog
Groundwater
Eutrophication
commodity
haze caused by the interaction of ultraviolet solar radiation…
water within the earth that supplies wells and springs
process by which a body of water becomes to rich in dissolved…
goods produced for sale
Smog
haze caused by the interaction of ultraviolet solar radiation…
Groundwater
water within the earth that supplies wells and springs
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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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GOMS SOCIAL STUDIES GR 6
Black Death
parliament
Hundreds Years' War
Joan of Arc
a deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347-1351
the lawmaking body that governs England
a long conflict between England and France that lasted from 1…
a teenage peasant girl instrumental in France's success in th…
Black Death
a deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347-1351
parliament
the lawmaking body that governs England
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Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Urbanization
urbanization
rural
urban
city
People moving from the country to the city for jobs
Synonym for country side
Synonym for city
People are moving to the ______ for:... 1 - jobs... 2 - better livi…
urbanization
People moving from the country to the city for jobs
rural
Synonym for country side
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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…
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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…
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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 __…
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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......
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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
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
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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Gr. 6 - Social Studies - Hinduism
Hinduism is different because there is…
Brahma is generally not worshiped by t…
He descends from heaven to Earth in on…
Shiva is distant from people. He is so…
How is Hinduism different from most religions?
What two gods are worshiped by the masses of people? Which go…
How does Vishnu insure the welfare of humanity?
How is Shiva distant from people? How can he be loving toward…
Hinduism is different because there is…
How is Hinduism different from most religions?
Brahma is generally not worshiped by t…
What two gods are worshiped by the masses of people? Which go…
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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
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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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
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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…
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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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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
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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
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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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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…
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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. 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
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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…
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Social Studies Gr6 vocab pg217
indigenous
dialect
patois
urbanization
native to a place
local form of a language used in a particular place or by a c…
dialects that blend element of indigenous, European, African,…
the movement of people from rural areas into cities
indigenous
native to a place
dialect
local form of a language used in a particular place or by a c…
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Social Studies Ch. 12 Gr 6.
What are the three penisulas in Southe…
What is the Meditterean climate like
What is Italys capital
What is Greeces capital
Iberian Peninsula, Balkan Penisulas , Italian Penisulas
Has warm sunny days,and mild nights for most of the year.... Lit…
Rome
Athens
What are the three penisulas in Southe…
Iberian Peninsula, Balkan Penisulas , Italian Penisulas
What is the Meditterean climate like
Has warm sunny days,and mild nights for most of the year.... Lit…
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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 - 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
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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…
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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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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 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…
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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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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
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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
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
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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…
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
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 - Religion - Hinduism (Asia)
castes
reincarnation
karma
Attman
Social group one is born into; based on performance in a past…
Belief that a soul never dies; at death the spirit leaves the…
Belief that one's actions influence their fortune
"inner self"
castes
Social group one is born into; based on performance in a past…
reincarnation
Belief that a soul never dies; at death the spirit leaves the…
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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 - Religion - Buddhism (Asia)
Siddhartha Gautama
Buddha
meditation
reincarnation
founder of Buddhism
"The Enlightened One"
deep focus; relaxation
belief that a soul never dies (stops at nirvana)
Siddhartha Gautama
founder of Buddhism
Buddha
"The Enlightened One"
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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
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Water Cycle Project Gr6 Social Studies
water cycle
evaporation
condensation
precipitation
regular movement of water from ocean
process of converting into vapor
the process of excess water vapor changing into liquid water…
moisture that falls to the earth as rain, sleet, hail, or snow
water cycle
regular movement of water from ocean
evaporation
process of converting into vapor
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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
Gr 6 Social studies Egypt Review
Cartouche
Pyramid
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
A tablet with an inscription on it it is a symbol of power an…
Use for tombs, and four sided stone structure.
To make paper, saddles, and baskets.
Egyptian system of writing using pictures and other symbols
Cartouche
A tablet with an inscription on it it is a symbol of power an…
Pyramid
Use for tombs, and four sided stone structure.
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