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Social Studies: Chapter 5 History, Biographies, and Timlines
history
immigrant
past
present
the story of the past
a person who moves from one country to another
things that happened then or long ago
things that happen now or today
history
the story of the past
immigrant
a person who moves from one country to another
Social Studies Vocabulary Chapter 5
Conquistadors
Northwest Passage
East Indies
Colonies
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
A water route from the Atlantic to the Pacific through northe…
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
Places ruled by another country, not by their own people
Conquistadors
Early-sixteenth-century Spanish adventurers who conquered Mex…
Northwest Passage
A water route from the Atlantic to the Pacific through northe…
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
East Indies
Spanish explorers
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
sicknesses that spread quickly from person to person
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia whic…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers
Northwest Passage
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
conquistadors
Northwest Passage
contagious diseases
East Indies
Spanish explorers
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
sicknesses that spread quickly from person to person
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia whic…
conquistadors
Spanish explorers
Northwest Passage
a shortcut from Europe to Asia through North America
Social Studies-Chapter 5-Vocabulary
colonies
East Indies
Northwest Passage
explorers
places ruled by another country, not by their own people
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
Supposed route across the northern part of North America that…
people who traveled to a new and unfamiliar place
colonies
places ruled by another country, not by their own people
East Indies
Southeast Asia, including India, Indonesia, and Malaysia
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
new immigrant
steerage
Americanization
melting pot
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
belief that assimilating immigrants into American society wou…
society in which people of different nationalities assimilate…
new immigrant
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
steerage
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Queen Elizabeth I
Charter
Stock
Jamestown
Queen of England during the English defeat of the Spanish Arm…
Official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
Share in a company
First permanent English colony in North America, founded in 1…
Queen Elizabeth I
Queen of England during the English defeat of the Spanish Arm…
Charter
Official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Habeas Corpus
Commoner
Crossbow
Longbow
The principle that accused persons cannot be held in jail wit…
A person who is not of noble rank.
A medieval weapon made up of a bow that was fixed across a wo…
A large bow used for firing feathered arrows.
Habeas Corpus
The principle that accused persons cannot be held in jail wit…
Commoner
A person who is not of noble rank.
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
history
monument
explorer
settler
the study of past events
a building or statue that honors a person or event
a person who travels in search of something new
a person who moves to live in a new place where there are few…
history
the study of past events
monument
a building or statue that honors a person or event
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Monopoly
Minutemen
Patriots
Loyalists
Total control of a market for a certain product
CITIZEN soldiers ready to fight in a minute's notice
Colonists who favored independence
Colonists who were LOYAL to BRITAIN
Monopoly
Total control of a market for a certain product
Minutemen
CITIZEN soldiers ready to fight in a minute's notice
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Social Studies Vocabulary- Chapter 5
amendment
boycott
cause
civil rights
A change to a constitution.
When people refuse to do something for a reason.
Something that people feel strongly about.
Rights of all citizens to be treated equally under the law.
amendment
A change to a constitution.
boycott
When people refuse to do something for a reason.
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Civilization
Social Structure
Technology
Writing
A group of people who have Art, Science, social structure, an…
the way a civilization is organized by the status and differe…
the use of tools and other inventions for practical purposes
one of the 7 characteristic of a civilization examples includ…
Civilization
A group of people who have Art, Science, social structure, an…
Social Structure
the way a civilization is organized by the status and differe…
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Social Studies: Georgia History; Chapter 5 Vocabulary
1777
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Join or Die
The year the 1st Georgia state constitution was adopted
It was the response to the Intolerable Acts. Representatives…
It took place in Philadelphia (3 weeks after the battles of L…
It was a political cartoon created by Benjamin Franklin and w…
1777
The year the 1st Georgia state constitution was adopted
1st Continental Congress
It was the response to the Intolerable Acts. Representatives…
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Social Studies: Georgia History; Chapter 5 Vocabulary
1777
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Join or Die
The year the 1st Georgia state constitution was adopted
It was the response to the Intolerable Acts. Representatives…
It took place in Philadelphia (3 weeks after the battles of L…
It was a political cartoon created by Benjamin Franklin and w…
1777
The year the 1st Georgia state constitution was adopted
1st Continental Congress
It was the response to the Intolerable Acts. Representatives…
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social studies chapter 5 history alive vocabulary
civilization
social structure
technology
merchant
a culture marked by developments in arts, sciences, governmen…
the way a society of civilization is organized.
the use of tools and other inventions for practical purposes.
a person who makes money by selling goods.
civilization
a culture marked by developments in arts, sciences, governmen…
social structure
the way a society of civilization is organized.
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Confederation
Articles of Confederation
Checks and Balances
Electoral College
An alliance permitting states or nations to act together on m…
A document, adopted by the 2nd Continental Congress in 1777 a…
The provisions in the U.S. Constitution that prevent any bran…
A group selected by the states to elect the president and the…
Confederation
An alliance permitting states or nations to act together on m…
Articles of Confederation
A document, adopted by the 2nd Continental Congress in 1777 a…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
literacy
apprentice
Benjamin Franklin
Enlightenment
the ability to read and write
one is who learning a trade from an experienced tradesperson
Wrote POOR RICHARD'S ALMANAC among other accomplishments
emphasized human reason and science as the paths to knowledge
literacy
the ability to read and write
apprentice
one is who learning a trade from an experienced tradesperson
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
resolve
duty
writs of ... assistance
minutemen
(n.): a strong determination to succeed
(n.): a tax on imported goods
(n.): court orders that allowed officials to make searches wi…
(n.): militia units whose citizen soldiers could be ready to…
resolve
(n.): a strong determination to succeed
duty
(n.): a tax on imported goods
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Social Studies - Vocabulary - Chapter 5
region
physical environment
climate
landform
a large land area that has special feature
a regions landforms and climate
the kind of weather a place has from year to year
a shape or part of the Earth's surface
region
a large land area that has special feature
physical environment
a regions landforms and climate
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US History : Chapter 5 Vocabulary
revenue
writs of assistance
resolution
effigy
Incoming money.
Legal document that enabled officers to search homes and ware…
A formal expression of opinion.
Rag figure representing an unpopular individual.
revenue
Incoming money.
writs of assistance
Legal document that enabled officers to search homes and ware…
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Chapter 5 social studies vocabulary
Proprietary colony
Royal colony
Proclamation of 1763
Independence
Was one that was governed by a board of trustees
Was one directly governed by the king
A order issued by King George III that moved Georgia's southe…
Colonists wanted political or economic freedom from Great Bri…
Proprietary colony
Was one that was governed by a board of trustees
Royal colony
Was one directly governed by the king
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social studies chapter 5 vocabulary
boycott
repeal
treaty
proclamation
refuse to do business or have contact with a person, group, c…
cancel an act or law
peace agreement
official announcement
boycott
refuse to do business or have contact with a person, group, c…
repeal
cancel an act or law
US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary Study Guide
Sugar Act of 1764
Vice-admiralty courts
Stamp Act of 1765
Virtual representation
British law that decreased the duty on French molasses, makin…
A maritime tribunal presided over by a royally appointed judg…
British law imposing a tax on all paper used in the colonies.
The claim made by British politicians that the interests of t…
Sugar Act of 1764
British law that decreased the duty on French molasses, makin…
Vice-admiralty courts
A maritime tribunal presided over by a royally appointed judg…
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Profit
Resource
Fur Trader
Voyageur
The money gained from the sale of a good or a service.... Cost -…
A source or supply of material that is useful.
European or American in charge of trading fur in the fur trade.
A workman who performs the physical labor of the fur trade.…
Profit
The money gained from the sale of a good or a service.... Cost -…
Resource
A source or supply of material that is useful.
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
debt
congress
repeal
effigy
money owed
a formal meeting
to cancel or end something
a rough model or dummy of a person
debt
money owed
congress
a formal meeting
Social Studies - Chapter 5 vocabulary
civilization
social structure
technology
merchant
a society marked by developed arts, sciences, government, and…
the way a civilization is organized
the use of tools and other inventions for practical purposes
a person who makes money by selling goods
civilization
a society marked by developed arts, sciences, government, and…
social structure
the way a civilization is organized
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US History Chapter 5 vocabulary
Imperialism
protectorates
expansion
yellow journalism
the actions used by one nation to exercise political or econo…
a country that is technically independent but is actually und…
the act or process of increasing or enlarging the extent, num…
type of sensational, biased, and often false reporting for th…
Imperialism
the actions used by one nation to exercise political or econo…
protectorates
a country that is technically independent but is actually und…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Settlements
Roanoke
Jamestown
Plymouth
Small communities that are started in a new place
Island off of the coast of North Carolina. Named after Native…
First successful English settlement in America. Named after K…
102 Englishmen arrived in the area now known as New England.…
Settlements
Small communities that are started in a new place
Roanoke
Island off of the coast of North Carolina. Named after Native…
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Chapter 5 Vocabulary Social Studies
culture
civilization
social structure
technology
A groups beliefs and behavers
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
The way a society is organized
Tools and other useful things
culture
A groups beliefs and behavers
civilization
A society with cities, a central government, job specializati…
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Revenue
Writ of Assistance
Prohibit
Resolution
Incoming money from taxes or other sources
Court document allowing customs officers to enter any locatio…
To Prevent or forbid
An official expression of opinion by a group
Revenue
Incoming money from taxes or other sources
Writ of Assistance
Court document allowing customs officers to enter any locatio…
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Social Studies: Chapter 5 Vocabulary
growing season
tidewater
fall line
backcountry
the time of year when it is warm enough to grow plants
coastal area of the South with rivers that rise and fall with…
a line between the eastern edge of the Appalachian Mountains…
the sparsely populated area on the western side of the fall l…
growing season
the time of year when it is warm enough to grow plants
tidewater
coastal area of the South with rivers that rise and fall with…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
glacier
sound
quarry
bog
a huge sheet of ice that covers land
a large area of seawater that separates a mainland and an isl…
a place where stone or marble is dug, cut, or blasted out of…
an area of soft, wet, spongy ground where moss grows
glacier
a huge sheet of ice that covers land
sound
a large area of seawater that separates a mainland and an isl…
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Social Studies - Chapter 5 Vocabulary
tidewater
growing season
banish
export
where the water in rivers and streams rises and falls with th…
the time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow
to force someone to leave a place
a product sent to another country and sold
tidewater
where the water in rivers and streams rises and falls with th…
growing season
the time of year when it is warm enough for plants to grow
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
buffer
borderlands
presidio
permanent
an area of land that serves as a barrier
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
a fort
long-lasting
buffer
an area of land that serves as a barrier
borderlands
areas of land on or near the borders between countries, colon…
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
advocate
funds
legislation
strategy
to propose a certain position or viewpoint
money that is set apart for a specific purpose
a proposed law to be voted on by a governing body
a plan or method for achieving a goal
advocate
to propose a certain position or viewpoint
funds
money that is set apart for a specific purpose
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Decade
Century
Engineer
Rights
10 years
100 years
(someone who) designs ways to build and make things
Freedoms
Decade
10 years
Century
100 years
Chapter 5 Vocabulary- US History
imperialism
protectorate
Captain Alfred T. Mahan
Commodore Matthew Perry
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
the position or period of office of a Protector, especially t…
was a United States Navy admiral, geostrategist, and historia…
was a Commodore of the United States Navy and commanded a num…
imperialism
a policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
protectorate
the position or period of office of a Protector, especially t…
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US History - Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Implied Powers
Enumerated Powers
Delegated Powers
Advise and Consent
Powers not explicitly named in the Constitution but assumed t…
Clearly listed in the Constitution
Powers granted to the federal government by the Constitution
Describes a situation in which the executive branch of a gove…
Implied Powers
Powers not explicitly named in the Constitution but assumed t…
Enumerated Powers
Clearly listed in the Constitution
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US history Chapter 5 vocabulary
Republican Party
Civil war
Ulysses S. Grant
Robert E. Lee
A political party that began in 1854 and is today one of the…
A civil war in the United States fought from 1861 to 1865. Th…
A general and political leader of the nineteenth century. Gra…
A general of the nineteenth century; the commander of Confede…
Republican Party
A political party that began in 1854 and is today one of the…
Civil war
A civil war in the United States fought from 1861 to 1865. Th…
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chapter 5 vocabulary us history
George Washington
militia
alliance
cede
Virginia colonist who led troops against the French during th…
force made up of civilians trained as soldiers but not part o…
agreement between countries to help each other against other…
surrender
George Washington
Virginia colonist who led troops against the French during th…
militia
force made up of civilians trained as soldiers but not part o…
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Chapter 5 Vocabulary - US History
Revenue
Writ of Assistance
Resolution
Effigy
money taken in through taxes
Blanket search warrant with which British custom officials ha…
an official expression of opinion by group
Representation or image of a person, esp. a crude facsimile u…
Revenue
money taken in through taxes
Writ of Assistance
Blanket search warrant with which British custom officials ha…
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
new immigrant
steerage
Americanization
melting pot
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
belief that assimilating immigrants into American society wou…
society in which people of different nationalities assimilate…
new immigrant
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
steerage
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
new immigrant
steerage
Americanization
melting pot
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
belief that assimilating immigrants into American society wou…
society in which people of different nationalities assimilate…
new immigrant
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
steerage
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
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Chapter 5 Social Studies Vocabulary
charter
stock
cash crop
indentured servant
Document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed b…
Shares in a company often sold to raise money for the company
crop grown for profit
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
charter
Document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed b…
stock
Shares in a company often sold to raise money for the company
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
new immigrant
steerage
Americanization
melting pot
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
belief that assimilating immigrants into American society wou…
society in which people of different nationalities assimilate…
new immigrant
Southern and Eastern European immigrants who arrived in the U…
steerage
third-class accommodations on steamships, which were usually…
US History Vocabulary - Chapter 5
Articles of Confederation
Legislative Branch... (or Congress)
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
A set of laws the Continental Congress adopted to govern the…
Part of the government that is responsible for making the laws.
Headed by the President, executes, or puts into action, the l…
Made up of the courts and judges who interpret and apply the…
Articles of Confederation
A set of laws the Continental Congress adopted to govern the…
Legislative Branch... (or Congress)
Part of the government that is responsible for making the laws.
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US History chapter 5 vocabulary
Petition
Patriot
Pontiac's War
Proclamation of 1763
(def) A written request to someone in authority that is signe…
(def) Someone who supports their country and is prepared to d…
(def) The leader of the Ottawa nation formed an allience with…
(def) A document that banned all colonial settlements west of…
Petition
(def) A written request to someone in authority that is signe…
Patriot
(def) Someone who supports their country and is prepared to d…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
charter
stock
cash crop
indentured servant
official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
share in a company
Crop grown to be sold for profit
person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount of…
charter
official document giving a person or group permission to do s…
stock
share in a company
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US History Chapter 5 Vocabulary
John Brown's Raid
Missouri Compromise
William Lloyd Garrison
John C. Calhoun
radical abolitionist who led slave revolt at Harper's Ferry
stated that states north of the 36° 30' N except Missouri wou…
founded the anti-slavery Newspaper the The Liberator in 1831
supporter of State's rights and nullification
John Brown's Raid
radical abolitionist who led slave revolt at Harper's Ferry
Missouri Compromise
stated that states north of the 36° 30' N except Missouri wou…
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Social Studies Chapter 5 Vocabulary
charter
stock
cash crop
indentured servant
a document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed…
shares in a company (Virginia Company). Each person who had s…
a crop (farm product) grown for profit such as tobacco
someone who agrees to work for someone else for a certain amo…
charter
a document that permitted colonists to settle on land claimed…
stock
shares in a company (Virginia Company). Each person who had s…
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