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Social Studies-Early Humans Vocabulary
historians
fossils
Stone Age
nomads
people who study and write about the human past
traces of plants or animals that have been preserved in rock
a period of time when people used stone to make tools and wep…
people who regularly move from place to place
historians
people who study and write about the human past
fossils
traces of plants or animals that have been preserved in rock
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Social Studies: Early Man Vocabulary
PaleolithicEra
archaeologists
artifacts
observation
Old Stone Age Time period before 10,000 BC
People who collect and study artifacts from the past.
Man-made items left behind from the past.
Able to see
PaleolithicEra
Old Stone Age Time period before 10,000 BC
archaeologists
People who collect and study artifacts from the past.
Social Studies Vocabulary For Early Hominids
prehistory
hominid
ancestor
tool
the time before there was writing
an early ancestor of humans
a relative who lived in the past
an object that has been modified to help a person accomplish…
prehistory
the time before there was writing
hominid
an early ancestor of humans
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Social Studies Vocabulary Early China
Dynasty
Aristocrat
Pictograph
Ideograph
line of rulers from the same family
noble whose wealth came from land ownership
a character that stands for an object
a character that joins two or more pictographs to represent a…
Dynasty
line of rulers from the same family
Aristocrat
noble whose wealth came from land ownership
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Social Studies :: Early Humans Vocabulary
history
historia
archaeologist
artifacts
is the story of humans in the past
inquiry by examination of evidence
scientist who learns about the past human life by studying fo…
weapons,tools,and other things made by humans
history
is the story of humans in the past
historia
inquiry by examination of evidence
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Social Studies Vocabulary lesson 1 Early People
nomad
ancestor
extinct
adapt
a person who has no permanent home but keeps moving from plac…
a family member who lived long ago
having died out completely, as of a kind of animal
to change or adjust
nomad
a person who has no permanent home but keeps moving from plac…
ancestor
a family member who lived long ago
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5th Grade Social Studies Vocabulary: Early Chronology
chronology
era
B.C.E
C.E.
sequence of events ... ex: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc
an important period of time... ex: era of space exploration
Before the Common Era... - All time before the birth of Jesus... -…
Common Era... - Time from the birth of Jesus (year 1)to the pres…
chronology
sequence of events ... ex: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc
era
an important period of time... ex: era of space exploration
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Social Studies - Chapter 2 Vocabulary - Early Peoples
archaeologist
artifact
surplus
legacy
A scientist who studies objects and structures left by humans…
An object made by humans, usually from the past.
An amount that is more than what is needed.
Property, cultural ideas, or items that have been passed down…
archaeologist
A scientist who studies objects and structures left by humans…
artifact
An object made by humans, usually from the past.
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Social Studies vocabulary--Early Farmers
Skara Brae
technology
domesticate
harvest
a Stone Age village in Northern Scotland discovered by archae…
the way in which humans produce the items they use
to tame plants or animals to be useful to people
to gather
Skara Brae
a Stone Age village in Northern Scotland discovered by archae…
technology
the way in which humans produce the items they use
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Early Settlers Vocabulary Social Studies
Colonial America
Settler
Settle
Persecution
a time in history when people came by ship form other places…
a person who settles in a new region
to make a home
the act of continually treating in a cruel and harmful way
Colonial America
a time in history when people came by ship form other places…
Settler
a person who settles in a new region
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Social Studies Early Man Vocabulary
Migration
Hunters and Gatherers
Archaeology
Nomad
To move from one place to another
People surviving in the wild on food they get by hunting.
The study of mans past through remains he left behind.
One who travels from place to place.
Migration
To move from one place to another
Hunters and Gatherers
People surviving in the wild on food they get by hunting.
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Social Studies Early Empires Vocabulary
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
City States
Irrigate
Region in the Middle East that stretches fro the Persian Gulf…
Part of the Fertile Crescent and includes many independent st…
independent states in a region
A system that supplies water to crops
Fertile Crescent
Region in the Middle East that stretches fro the Persian Gulf…
Mesopotamia
Part of the Fertile Crescent and includes many independent st…
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Social Studies Early Man Vocabulary
Evolve
Hominid
Artifact
Fossil
To change over time
Early human species
Something used by humans left behind for us to study
Remains of a living thing
Evolve
To change over time
Hominid
Early human species
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Social Studies: Early Humans Vocabulary
Prehistory
Archaeology
Artifacts
Migrate
A period of time that is categorized as before systems of wri…
The study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
Something made, used or altered by human beings... Ex: clothing…
To move from one area of land to another; usually in pursuit…
Prehistory
A period of time that is categorized as before systems of wri…
Archaeology
The study of human history and prehistory through the excavat…
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Early Explorers: Social Studies
Marco Polo
Amerigo Vespucci
Christopher Columbus
Vasco Nunez de Balboa
First Explorer of Asia (Cathay- China)... Published his Journal…
He did not believe he landed in Asia, instead, he realized th…
He was headed to Asia, but ended up in present-day Mexico. He…
Established the first settlement on the island of Hispaniola.…
Marco Polo
First Explorer of Asia (Cathay- China)... Published his Journal…
Amerigo Vespucci
He did not believe he landed in Asia, instead, he realized th…
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Social Studies- Early Humans Vocabulary
Paleontology
Convention
Material World
Artifact
The study of fossils... paleo-: Greek for ancient... -onto-: a bein…
An agreement on how something is usually done ... Ex: mapping co…
The physical evidence of a culture; the objects and architect…
Something created by people for a purpose; an object remainin…
Paleontology
The study of fossils... paleo-: Greek for ancient... -onto-: a bein…
Convention
An agreement on how something is usually done ... Ex: mapping co…
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Social Studies Early Humans Vocabulary
Artifact
Fossil
Archaeologist
Hominid
a human made object
a preserved remain of early life
scientist that studies human history by digging up human rema…
a human or human-like creature that walks on two feet
Artifact
a human made object
Fossil
a preserved remain of early life
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social studies early man vocabulary
Indigenous people
Hunter
Gatherer
Settlement
the earliest people to inhabit an area; native
a person who hunts game or other wild animals for food
a person who picks or harvests any crop from its place of gro…
a colony in its early stages, a small village in a thinly pop…
Indigenous people
the earliest people to inhabit an area; native
Hunter
a person who hunts game or other wild animals for food
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Social Studies Vocabulary Early Man
Anthropologist
Archeologist
Artifact
Artisan
A scientist who studies the culture of people past and present
Scientist who studies the remains and artifacts of the past
Object made by someone in the past
Craftsperson who is skilled at an applied art
Anthropologist
A scientist who studies the culture of people past and present
Archeologist
Scientist who studies the remains and artifacts of the past
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Social Studies :: Early Humans Vocabulary
history
historia
archaeologist
artifacts
is the story of humans in the past
inquiry by examination of evidence
scientist who learns about the past human life by studying fo…
weapons,tools,and other things made by humans
history
is the story of humans in the past
historia
inquiry by examination of evidence
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Social studies vocabulary Early civilizations
Neolithic agricultural revolution
Revolution
Domesticate
Surplus
The change from hunting to farming... Began 10,00 years ago
A complete change in ways of thinking , working, or living
Change the growth of plants or behavior of animals in ways th…
Extra
Neolithic agricultural revolution
The change from hunting to farming... Began 10,00 years ago
Revolution
A complete change in ways of thinking , working, or living
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Social Studies Early Republic Vocabulary
Federalists
Embargo Act
Bond
Tariff
Supporters of strong federal government and favor Britain
An 1807 law that imposed a total ban om foreign trade
Promises to repay money loaned, plus interest, by a ceratin d…
Tax on foreign goods brought into the country
Federalists
Supporters of strong federal government and favor Britain
Embargo Act
An 1807 law that imposed a total ban om foreign trade
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Early Humans Social Studies
archaeologist
artisan
atlatl
aurochs
a scientist who studies the remains of peoples and cultures o…
a person skilled in a craft or trade
a spear-thrower, a stick with a socket at one end that held a…
a wild ox of the Ice Age
archaeologist
a scientist who studies the remains of peoples and cultures o…
artisan
a person skilled in a craft or trade
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Social Studies The Early Hebrews Vocabulary
Abraham
Moses
Exodus
Ten Commandments
led the Hebrews to Canaan to form a nation
a prophet who led the Hebrews from slavery in Egypt
the journey from Egypt back to Canaan
code of moral laws given to Moses on Mount Sinai
Abraham
led the Hebrews to Canaan to form a nation
Moses
a prophet who led the Hebrews from slavery in Egypt
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Social Studies Early Human vocabulary words
Ancient History
Artifact
Archeologist
Historian
The study of the distant past
An object made by past people
An expert who studies the past by examining objects
An expert who studies and records the past
Ancient History
The study of the distant past
Artifact
An object made by past people
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Social Studies Early Human Vocabulary
Glacier
Fossil
Hominid
Evolution
A huge sheet of ife that slowly moves across the earths surface
The remains of a plant or animal from a past age
Any human speices
Slow chnage of spieces over time
Glacier
A huge sheet of ife that slowly moves across the earths surface
Fossil
The remains of a plant or animal from a past age
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Social Studies - Early Human Unit Vocabulary
Agriculture
Civilization
Culture
Exported
A system of farming with the growing of crops and the rearing…
A society with a well developed way of life and culture.
The customs and beliefs of a groups of people.
sold to other countries
Agriculture
A system of farming with the growing of crops and the rearing…
Civilization
A society with a well developed way of life and culture.
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Social Studies Early Democracy Vocabulary
Political Party
Cabinet
Judicial Review
Laissez-Faire
A group with similar ideas about government
A group of official advisers to the president
Power of the Supreme Court calling things unconstitutional
Hands of view of government
Political Party
A group with similar ideas about government
Cabinet
A group of official advisers to the president
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Social studies early colonies vocabulary
Northwest passage
Profit
Portage
Charter
A water route through North America to Asia
Amount of money that remains after costs of business have bee…
Land route from one body of water to another
A document permitting colonists to settle land claimed by the…
Northwest passage
A water route through North America to Asia
Profit
Amount of money that remains after costs of business have bee…
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
descendants
ancestors
hunter-gather
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
someone born from an ancestorbnhg
a relative from the distant past
a person of the Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
descendants
someone born from an ancestorbnhg
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Vocabulary social studies early cultures
Theory:
Ancestors:
Descendants:
Hunter-gather:
an idea or explanation of something for wich there is evidenc…
a relative from the distant past.
someone born from an ancestor.
a person of the old stone age who met their needs by hunting…
Theory:
an idea or explanation of something for wich there is evidenc…
Ancestors:
a relative from the distant past.
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Social studies early culture vocabulary
Theroy
ancestors
Descendants
hunter-gather
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
a relative form the distance past.
someone born from an ancestor.
a person of the old stone age who met their needs by hunting…
Theroy
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestors
a relative form the distance past.
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
Theory:
Ancestors:
Descendants:
Hunter-Gather:
an idea or explanation of some thing for which there is evide…
a relative from the distant past
someone born from an ancestor
a person of the Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting…
Theory:
an idea or explanation of some thing for which there is evide…
Ancestors:
a relative from the distant past
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social studies vocabulary early battles
refugee
blockade
mercenaries
loyalist
person who flees his or her homeland to seek safety elsewhere
shutting off a port by positioning ships to keep people or su…
soldiers who fight merely for pay, often for a foreign country
colonist who sided with Britain and remained loyal to the King
refugee
person who flees his or her homeland to seek safety elsewhere
blockade
shutting off a port by positioning ships to keep people or su…
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Social studies early civilizations vocabulary
Tepee
Artifact
Hogan
Sachem
Homes made of sod or thickly matted grass
An object made by an human being typically a item of cultural…
A traditional najavo hut of logs and earth
Member of the tribal chief council in the league of Iroquois
Tepee
Homes made of sod or thickly matted grass
Artifact
An object made by an human being typically a item of cultural…
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Early Humans Vocabulary- Social Studies
Glacier
Fossil
Hominid
Evolution
A huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the earth's surf…
The imprint of a plant or an animal from a past age
Any human species
A slow change of species over time
Glacier
A huge sheet of ice that slowly moves across the earth's surf…
Fossil
The imprint of a plant or an animal from a past age
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Early Farmers Vocabulary (social studies)
Skara Brae
Stone Age
Technology
Domesticate
A stone age village in Northern Scotland discovered by archae…
The period of time when humans relied primarily on stone tool…
The way in which humans produce the items they use
To tame plants or animals to be useful to people
Skara Brae
A stone age village in Northern Scotland discovered by archae…
Stone Age
The period of time when humans relied primarily on stone tool…
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Social Studies (Early Man Vocabulary)
Agriculture
Archeologist
Artifacts
Culture
The raising of crops for food, farming
Scientist who studies earlier people and their culture
Historic objects made or used by humans
Beliefs,knowledge, and way of life of a group of people
Agriculture
The raising of crops for food, farming
Archeologist
Scientist who studies earlier people and their culture
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Social Studies Vocabulary - Early Man
artifact
archaeologist
anthropologist
paleoanthropologist
things made or used by people
scientist who want to know what life was like for people long…
scientists who study the origin, culture, and values, of diff…
one who studies the fossils of human ancestors
artifact
things made or used by people
archaeologist
scientist who want to know what life was like for people long…
Vocabulary social studies early cultures
Theory
Ancestors
Terrace
Migrate
An idea or explaination of something for which there is evade…
A relative from the distant past
A level plat form of earth built into a hillside,usally for f…
To move from one place to another to live , especilly in larg…
Theory
An idea or explaination of something for which there is evade…
Ancestors
A relative from the distant past
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Social Studies "Early Humans" Vocabulary
Fossil
artifact
nomad
anthropologist
preserved remains of plants or animals
early weapon, tool, or other thing made by humans
someone who move from place to place regulary
studies human society
Fossil
preserved remains of plants or animals
artifact
early weapon, tool, or other thing made by humans
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
ancestors
descendants
hunter-gather
an idea or explanation of for which there is evidence but no…
a relative from the distant past
someone born from an ancestor
a person of the old stone age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
an idea or explanation of for which there is evidence but no…
ancestors
a relative from the distant past
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
ancestor
descendant
hunter-gather
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
a relative from the distant past
someone born from an ancestor
a person of the Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestor
a relative from the distant past
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
descendants
ancestors
hunter-gather
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
someone born from an ancestorbnhg
a relative from the distant past
a person of the Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
descendants
someone born from an ancestorbnhg
Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
ancestors
descendants
hunter-gather
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
a relative from the distant past
someone born from an ancestor
a person of Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting anim…
theory
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestors
a relative from the distant past
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Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
ancestors
descendants
hunter-gather
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
A relative from the distant past.
Someone born from an ancestor.
A person of the old stone age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestors
A relative from the distant past.
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Social studies early culture vocabulary
Theroy
ancestors
Descendants
hunter-gather
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
a relative form the distance past.
someone born from an ancestor.
a person of the old stone age who met their needs by hunting…
Theroy
An idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestors
a relative form the distance past.
19 terms
Vocabulary Social Studies Early Cultures
theory
ancestors
descendants
hunter-gather
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
a relative from the distant past
someone born from an ancestor
a person of the Old Stone Age who met their needs by hunting…
theory
an idea or explanation of something for which there is eviden…
ancestors
a relative from the distant past
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Social studies vocabulary early man
Archeology
Artifacts
Fossil
Hominid
The study if things that earlier people left behind
A human-made object that include tools or weapons from long ago
The remains, such as bones, of human and animals that were on…
Any member of a different species with human like features
Archeology
The study if things that earlier people left behind
Artifacts
A human-made object that include tools or weapons from long ago
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Social Studies-Early History
Mesopotamia
fertile cresent
irrigation
surplus
The land between two rivers (Tigress River and Euphrates River)
*fertile soil... *where the first civilizations lived
Supplying farmland with water from another place
more than you need
Mesopotamia
The land between two rivers (Tigress River and Euphrates River)
fertile cresent
*fertile soil... *where the first civilizations lived
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