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Social Studies - Study Guide
Who were the earliest people in North…
What were the names of the people in N…
What were the names of the 3 major Nat…
What were the 3 settlements in South C…
The earliest people were the Paleo people. They appeared in a…
Woodland People: 3,000 years ago (800 B.C.)... Mississippi Peopl…
Cherokee (Foothills/Mountains)... Catawba (Piedmont)... Yemassee (M…
The 3 settlements that failed were the France, Spain, and Eng…
Who were the earliest people in North…
The earliest people were the Paleo people. They appeared in a…
What were the names of the people in N…
Woodland People: 3,000 years ago (800 B.C.)... Mississippi Peopl…
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Social Studies Study Guide
April 19,1775
Lexington and Concord
Paul Revere
William Dawes
The day the American Revolution Started.
The first battle of the Revolutionary War, fought in Massachu…
American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride to warn…
American patriot who rode with Paul Revere to warn that the B…
April 19,1775
The day the American Revolution Started.
Lexington and Concord
The first battle of the Revolutionary War, fought in Massachu…
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Social studies- study guid!
Theroy
Artifacts
Pull factors⬅️
Immigration
An accepted explanation supported by evidence.
Material evidence from the past that are left for us today.
Jobs and higher standards of living severe as attractive reas…
The process of entering on country to take up permanent or se…
Theroy
An accepted explanation supported by evidence.
Artifacts
Material evidence from the past that are left for us today.
SOcial studies study guide
Amend
Appeal
Bill
Censorship
To change or revise.
To ask that a court decision.
Proposed law
The power to review.
Amend
To change or revise.
Appeal
To ask that a court decision.
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social studies study guide
family in colonial life and society
social classes
Gentry
middle class
families very close because of farms being so spread out depe…
gentry, middle class, indentured servants, and free africans
upper class included wealth landowners, merchants, ministers,…
-majority of people ... -small planters, farmers, artisans... -not…
family in colonial life and society
families very close because of farms being so spread out depe…
social classes
gentry, middle class, indentured servants, and free africans
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social studies study guide
family in colonial life and society
social classes
Gentry
middle class
families very close because of farms being so spread out depe…
gentry, middle class, indentured servants, and free africans
upper class included wealth landowners, merchants, ministers,…
-majority of people ... -small planters, farmers, artisans... -not…
family in colonial life and society
families very close because of farms being so spread out depe…
social classes
gentry, middle class, indentured servants, and free africans
Social Studies Study Guide
Amendment #1
Amendment #2
Amendment #3
Amendment #4
The freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly and petition…
The right to bear arms (own weapons)
The right of having the government not being able to force or…
The right to be protected from unreasonable property search
Amendment #1
The freedom of religion, speech, press, assembly and petition…
Amendment #2
The right to bear arms (own weapons)
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Social Studies study guide
beringia
domestication
famine
drought
a land bridge connecting North America with Asia
taking in animals into peoples own care so they are not in th…
lack of food
lack of water
beringia
a land bridge connecting North America with Asia
domestication
taking in animals into peoples own care so they are not in th…
Social Studies Study Guide
What do historians study to learn abou…
Why is history studied through differe…
Title
Scale Bar
artifacts
to get a broader perspective
the name of a book, composition, or other artistic work
a horizontal bar that can be used to show the distances on maps
What do historians study to learn abou…
artifacts
Why is history studied through differe…
to get a broader perspective
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Social Studies Study Guide
1. Massachusetts- 1620... 2. New Hampshir…
1. Rocky soil, shorelines, and coasts…
Church or Meetinghouse
Prayed or Worshiped
What are the New England Colonies?
What are 3 distinguishing things of the Land?
What is the Puritans most important building?
What did they do at the Meeting house?
1. Massachusetts- 1620... 2. New Hampshir…
What are the New England Colonies?
1. Rocky soil, shorelines, and coasts…
What are 3 distinguishing things of the Land?
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Social Studies Study Guide
Asia, Africa, Europe.
Desert
Jordan River
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
The Middle East is often called the "crossroads of the world"…
What is the most common landform in the Middle East?
This river originates in the mountains of Israel, Lebanon, an…
These two rivers start in the mountains of Turkey and is cons…
Asia, Africa, Europe.
The Middle East is often called the "crossroads of the world"…
Desert
What is the most common landform in the Middle East?
Social studies study guide
sinkholes
altitude
hydroelectric power
irrigate
forming, or sunken areas
height above sea level
power generated by water running through channels in dams
bring water to the land, in drier areas
sinkholes
forming, or sunken areas
altitude
height above sea level
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Social Studies Study Guide
Industrialization
Traditional Economy
Market Economy
Interchangeable Parts
Transition from goods being made by hand to being made by mac…
Goods made by hand. Goods traded for other goods.
Goods made by machine. Goods traded for money.
Helped shape market economy because you could replace one par…
Industrialization
Transition from goods being made by hand to being made by mac…
Traditional Economy
Goods made by hand. Goods traded for other goods.
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social studies study guide
absolute location
relative location
human characteristics
cartographer
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The position of a place in relation to another place
Includes a variety of factors such as history, government, so…
mapmaker
absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
relative location
The position of a place in relation to another place
Social Studies Study Guide
Petition
Boycott
Repeal
Committee Of Correspondence
Formal request to someone in authority, usually written and s…
To refuse to buy certain goods or services.
To cancel or undo
Group of colonists who wrote letters and pamphets reporting o…
Petition
Formal request to someone in authority, usually written and s…
Boycott
To refuse to buy certain goods or services.
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Social Studies Study Guide
Constitution
Preamble
Popular Sovereignty
Separation of Powers
a plan of government
6 goals of our government
we the people
Judicial Executive and Legislative
Constitution
a plan of government
Preamble
6 goals of our government
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Social studies study guide
Ecconomics
Command economy
Traditional economy
Market economy
Ecconomics
Command economy
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social studies (study guide)
first native american group
seized northern mexico
cuzco
Tenochtitlan
olmec
toltec
Inca capital
Aztec capitol
first native american group
olmec
seized northern mexico
toltec
Study Guide : Social Studies
capitalism
resources
corporation
caravel
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
a stock or supply of money, materials, staff
a company or group of people authorized to act as a single en…
a small, fast Spanish or Portuguese sailing ship of the 15th-…
capitalism
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
resources
a stock or supply of money, materials, staff
Social Studies - Study Guide
ethnic group
manners
legend
culture
a group of people who share a language and culture
an example of how you greet someone
a story passed down from an earlier time
the way people in a community live
ethnic group
a group of people who share a language and culture
manners
an example of how you greet someone
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Social Studies Study Guide
a military empire
earthen pyramids
sun-dried brick
a great stone community dwelling
What were the Aztecs?
What did the Mound Builders build?
What is adobe?
What is a pueblo?
a military empire
What were the Aztecs?
earthen pyramids
What did the Mound Builders build?
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Social Studies Study Guide
Constitution
Veto
Compromise
Separation of powers
A document where all of the citizens rights/amendments/articl…
When the President denies the congress's bill
A settlement of differences
Having the Judicial, Executive, and legislative branches sepe…
Constitution
A document where all of the citizens rights/amendments/articl…
Veto
When the President denies the congress's bill
Study Guide for Social Studies
Subsistence Farming
Triangular Trade
Smuggling
Cash Crops
Only making enough food for you and you family only.
Trade between Europe, Africa, and North America. Europe would…
Move goods into or out of a country illegally
Crops that are sold for money
Subsistence Farming
Only making enough food for you and you family only.
Triangular Trade
Trade between Europe, Africa, and North America. Europe would…
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Social Studies Study Guide
Tigris and Euphrates
The wheel
pharaoh
Pyramids
Important rivers to Mesopotamian civilizations
Major Sumerian invention. It was very important because it he…
ancient Egyptian ruler who was also considered a god.
large triangular shaped buildings found on the west of the Ni…
Tigris and Euphrates
Important rivers to Mesopotamian civilizations
The wheel
Major Sumerian invention. It was very important because it he…
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Social Studies Study Guide
utopias
Sojourner Truth
early 1800s
Underground Railroad
Perfect Society is also called...
An active supporter of the women's right movement. Was born a…
When did the Second Great Awakening occur?
A loosely organized system of secret routes for helping ensla…
utopias
Perfect Society is also called...
Sojourner Truth
An active supporter of the women's right movement. Was born a…
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social studies study guide :)
act of protesting by sitting down ... us…
core (congress of racial equality)
James meredith & wat governor blocked…
wat ws NOW
Wat is a sit-in & how is it discussed in book
civil rights group tht supported the freedon riders
1 african american student to enroll @ the university of miss…
fought 4 equal rights 4 women :) n all aspects of life
act of protesting by sitting down ... us…
Wat is a sit-in & how is it discussed in book
core (congress of racial equality)
civil rights group tht supported the freedon riders
SOCIAL STUDIES STUDY GUIDE
Canopy
Tundra
Vertical climate
Vegetation
A layer of branches and leaves at the top of the trees in a f…
A cold region where only certain plants, such as low grasses,…
The overall weather patterns of an area as influenced by elev…
The plants in area
Canopy
A layer of branches and leaves at the top of the trees in a f…
Tundra
A cold region where only certain plants, such as low grasses,…
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Social Studies Study Guide
What features made the Akkadian, Babyl…
Who was the first leader of the world'…
How did the Akkadians gain control ove…
What is the significance of a stele? W…
They owned large amounts of land, they had a ruler, and an ar…
Sargon of the Akkadian empire.
The Akkadians used military skills to conquer Uruk and Sumer.
The stele significance is that it writes down all the achieve…
What features made the Akkadian, Babyl…
They owned large amounts of land, they had a ruler, and an ar…
Who was the first leader of the world'…
Sargon of the Akkadian empire.
social studies study guide
history
oral tradition
artifact
primary source
the story or record of what has happened in the past
the passing on of history, beliefs, or customs by word of mouth
an object made by someone in the past
a first hand account of an event or an artifact created durin…
history
the story or record of what has happened in the past
oral tradition
the passing on of history, beliefs, or customs by word of mouth
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Social Studies Study Guide
How did Francis Drake anger the Spanish?
What type of government did Jamestown…
What resource was important to Jamesto…
How did the people of Jamestown survive?
Hired by the English, he raided their ships for their resourc…
The House of Burgesses (The first law making assembly) and se…
Tobacco, it was used as a cash crop.
They had help from the Powhatan people.
How did Francis Drake anger the Spanish?
Hired by the English, he raided their ships for their resourc…
What type of government did Jamestown…
The House of Burgesses (The first law making assembly) and se…
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Social Studies Study Guide
continent
region
contiguous
population
one of earth's seven largest land masses
an area in which many features are similar
next to each other
the number of people who live in an area
continent
one of earth's seven largest land masses
region
an area in which many features are similar
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Social Studies Explorers Study Guide
Francisco Pizarro
Rene-Robert de La Salle
Christopher Columbus
Henry Hudson
conquered Inca Empire
Followed Mississippi River to Gulf of Mexico and named Louisi…
Thought he had reached Asia, was instead in the Caribbean
Discovered the Hudson Bay
Francisco Pizarro
conquered Inca Empire
Rene-Robert de La Salle
Followed Mississippi River to Gulf of Mexico and named Louisi…
Social Studies Study Guide
Why did Britain impose the Stamp Act a…
What were the effects of the colonists…
Who was one of the first to speak out…
What was the effect of British taxatio…
Britain needed money.
1. Patrick Henry spoke to the colonists.... 2. Sons of Liberty w…
Patrick Henry
The colonists started to unite to stop taxation.
Why did Britain impose the Stamp Act a…
Britain needed money.
What were the effects of the colonists…
1. Patrick Henry spoke to the colonists.... 2. Sons of Liberty w…
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SOCIAL STUDIES STUDY GUIDE
caravel
circumnavigate
Protestantism
Reformation
A smaller ship
To travel around the word
the first group to break off from the Catholic Church because…
a movement to change Roman Catholic teachings led by Martin L…
caravel
A smaller ship
circumnavigate
To travel around the word
Study Guide for social studies
Using native slave labor________ bring…
Who suggested using African slaves ins…
When was the approximate beginning of…
New King _______________ wants to foun…
Spain
De las Casas
mid 1500's
James I
Using native slave labor________ bring…
Spain
Who suggested using African slaves ins…
De las Casas
Social Studies Study Guide
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
House of Burgesses
Mayflower Compact
Mayflower
The first written plan for a government in America
The first legislative assembly in the American colonies on Ju…
Formal document, written in 1620 that provided law and order…
The ship that transported the Pilgrims from Plymouth to the N…
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
The first written plan for a government in America
House of Burgesses
The first legislative assembly in the American colonies on Ju…
social studies study guide
Geography
physical geography
human geography
atlas
the study of places and the relationship between people and t…
study of earths natural features and phenomena of the earth's…
branch of geography dealing with humans activity that affects…
collection of various maps showing different regions
Geography
the study of places and the relationship between people and t…
physical geography
study of earths natural features and phenomena of the earth's…
Social Studies study guide
Central American Countries and capitals
Most populated cities in Central America
Natural Border of U. S. and Mexico
Three major Native American groups in…
Guatemala, Guatemala City... Belize, Belmopan... Mexico, Mexico Cit…
Guatemala city, Mexico city
Rio grande river
Mayan, Inca, Aztec
Central American Countries and capitals
Guatemala, Guatemala City... Belize, Belmopan... Mexico, Mexico Cit…
Most populated cities in Central America
Guatemala city, Mexico city
Social Studies Study Guide
Sumerians had a King
Sumerians had a complex irrigation sys…
Sumerians written language was called…
Sumerians made jewelry.
Governments
Stable food supply
Writing
Art
Sumerians had a King
Governments
Sumerians had a complex irrigation sys…
Stable food supply
Social Studies Study Guide
7
Asia, Africa, South America, North Ame…
5
Atlantic, Pacific, Artic, Indian, Sout…
How many continents in the world?
Name each continent in the world
How many oceans are in the world?
Name each ocean
7
How many continents in the world?
Asia, Africa, South America, North Ame…
Name each continent in the world
Social Studies Study Guide
Monarchy
Dictatorship
Oligarchy
Democracy
Power passed down through a family
Power held by one power
Power held by a group
Direct or representative where people are allowed to vote and…
Monarchy
Power passed down through a family
Dictatorship
Power held by one power
Social Studies study guide
Scientific Method
John Locke
Thomas Hobbes
Declaration of Independence
A method of procedure that has characterized natural science…
An English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one…
An English philosopher, best known today for his work on poli…
This declared that the 13 american colonies were no longer un…
Scientific Method
A method of procedure that has characterized natural science…
John Locke
An English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one…
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Social Studies Study Guide
Levees
Bonnet Carré and Morganza Spillways
J Bennett Johnson Waterway
Mississippi river (length)
Prevent lower spots of land from flooding
They help collect and divert water
It is a series of 5 locks and dams made flow of water and tra…
Over 2,000 miles long longest river in US
Levees
Prevent lower spots of land from flooding
Bonnet Carré and Morganza Spillways
They help collect and divert water
Social Studies Study Guide
What happened in 1820? (Timeline)
What happened in 1850? (Timeline)
What happened in 1852? (Timeline)
What happened on May 30, 1854?
Missouri Compromise
Compromise of 1850
Uncle Tom's Cabin was published
Kansas-Nebraska Act was presented
What happened in 1820? (Timeline)
Missouri Compromise
What happened in 1850? (Timeline)
Compromise of 1850
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Social Studies Study Guide
Prehistoric cultures
Fall Line
5 regions of gerogia
Major locations on map of georgia
Paleo, Archaic, woodland, and mississipian
Augusta to Columbus
Coastal Plain, Piedmont, Blue ridge, Ridge and Valley, and Pl…
fall line, Atlanta, Augusta, Columbus, Macon, Savannah port,…
Prehistoric cultures
Paleo, Archaic, woodland, and mississipian
Fall Line
Augusta to Columbus
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Social Studies Study Guide
1.
2.
3.
4.
They knew exactly when to plant there crops and when to be ex…
The land near the river was fertile and the land everywhere e…
Pharaohs... Priest and Nobles... Scribes and government officials... C…
They made an advancements because they figured out geometry s…
1.
They knew exactly when to plant there crops and when to be ex…
2.
The land near the river was fertile and the land everywhere e…
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Social Studies Study Guide
Hatshepsut
Hieroglyphs
Hyksos
Mummification
first female pharaoh; wore men's clothing and a false beard;…
means "sacred writing" in Greek, Egyptian style of writing an…
a group of non-Egyptian people who were an important influenc…
process of making a mummy.
Hatshepsut
first female pharaoh; wore men's clothing and a false beard;…
Hieroglyphs
means "sacred writing" in Greek, Egyptian style of writing an…
Social Studies Study Guide
4 Oceans
7 Continents
4 Hemisheres
Latitude
Indian, Pacific, Arctic, Atlantic
Australia, Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, North America…
Northern, Eastern, Southern, Western
(parallels) measures distance from the equator
4 Oceans
Indian, Pacific, Arctic, Atlantic
7 Continents
Australia, Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, North America…
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Social Studies Study Guide
Agriculture
Animal Domestication
Animism
Archaeologist
Farming- Wheat and Barley
Taming certain animals to use for human purposes such as meat…
The religious belief that all objects have a spirit; this inc…
A scientist who studies the past; uses artifacts to draw conc…
Agriculture
Farming- Wheat and Barley
Animal Domestication
Taming certain animals to use for human purposes such as meat…
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social studies study guide
Government
Democracy
Republic
Election
system of rules, head of executive branch, laws carried out,…
people have the power
elect leaders to make decisions
people vote for leaders
Government
system of rules, head of executive branch, laws carried out,…
Democracy
people have the power
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