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Social studies US history
Northern (New England) colonies
Middle colonies
Southern colonies
Mayflower compact
* Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Ma…
* New York, Pennslyvania, New Jersey, Delaware... • Fertile soil…
• Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia…
Pilgrims pledged loyalty to England and promised to obey the…
Northern (New England) colonies
* Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Ma…
Middle colonies
* New York, Pennslyvania, New Jersey, Delaware... • Fertile soil…
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Social Studies - US History
Inuit
Anasazi
Kwakiutl
Plains Indians
Also called Eskimos, they have lived in the Arctic and subarc…
A Native American civilization that once existed in the south…
They lived on the west coast of North America, mostly in what…
Mostly nomadic populations ranging from the northern border t…
Inuit
Also called Eskimos, they have lived in the Arctic and subarc…
Anasazi
A Native American civilization that once existed in the south…
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US History Social Studies 5089
Which of the following was held to det…
Which of the following were results of…
In 1994, this organization was establi…
While the Progressive Era believed tha…
Yalta Conference; held in feb. 1945 between the USA (FDR,Pres…
Suez Crisis, Warsaw Pact, and NATO
North American Free Trade Assoc.
moral principles, government
Which of the following was held to det…
Yalta Conference; held in feb. 1945 between the USA (FDR,Pres…
Which of the following were results of…
Suez Crisis, Warsaw Pact, and NATO
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Social Studies US History
Indentured servants
Slave codes
Immigrant
Staple Crop
A colonist who recieved free passage to North America in exch…
Laws passed in the colonies to control slaves
A person who moves to another country after leaving his or he…
A crop that is continuously in demand
Indentured servants
A colonist who recieved free passage to North America in exch…
Slave codes
Laws passed in the colonies to control slaves
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Social Studies:US History
Spanish-Queen of spain married to king…
Spanish-King of spain married to Queen…
Spanish-From Genoa Italy, sent by King…
Soanish-Spanish conquistador, he conqu…
Queen Isabella I
King Ferdinand
Christopher Columbus
Hernando Cortes
Spanish-Queen of spain married to king…
Queen Isabella I
Spanish-King of spain married to Queen…
King Ferdinand
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Social Studies Chapter 6 US History
language
oral history
religion
settlement
Set of words used to communicate
Stories about the past shared by spoken word
Belief system of a group of people
A new community
language
Set of words used to communicate
oral history
Stories about the past shared by spoken word
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Social Studies Praxis ~ US History
Which Native American tribe was one of…
Where did the Algonquin-speaking peopl…
With which Europeans did the Wampanoag…
What type of homes and clothing did th…
The Wampanoag
From Virginia north to the Hudson Bay and west to the Rocky M…
The French
They lived in wigwams and wore clothing made of animal skins.
Which Native American tribe was one of…
The Wampanoag
Where did the Algonquin-speaking peopl…
From Virginia north to the Hudson Bay and west to the Rocky M…
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US History: Exploring Social Studies
history is analyzed in these 3 perspec…
political
economic
social
political economic social
how people are governed
business which includes domestic and foreign trade, productio…
explores culture, religion, human interaction
history is analyzed in these 3 perspec…
political economic social
political
how people are governed
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US History: Chapter 1 Les.1-4 - Exploring Social Studies
calendar
chronology
research
diagram
A system of organizing time that defines the beginning, lengt…
Order of dates in which events happen. ... A record of events in…
the careful collection of information
an illustration for organizing and presenting complex informa…
calendar
A system of organizing time that defines the beginning, lengt…
chronology
Order of dates in which events happen. ... A record of events in…
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Social Studies Vocabulary: History
Revolution
Imperialism
Decade
Century
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
A period of ten years
A period of 100 years
Revolution
A forcible overthrow of a government or social order for a ne…
Imperialism
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
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Social Studies - History Vocabulary
history
perspective
artifact
primary source
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
the way you look at something; a point of view
an object made by a human being; of historical or cultural in…
document or physical object which was written or created duri…
history
an account of the past, which may differ depending on one's p…
perspective
the way you look at something; a point of view
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Social Studies US history vocab
Treaty of Greenville
Mr. President
Britain and United States
Inaugurated
Treaty that 12 native Americans tribes signed with the US aft…
the name that congress decided was proper to call the preside…
they signed Jay's Treaty
what it's called when the president is sworn to office
Treaty of Greenville
Treaty that 12 native Americans tribes signed with the US aft…
Mr. President
the name that congress decided was proper to call the preside…
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US History - Chapter 1- Exploring Social Studies
(1.1) chronology
(1.1) primary source
(1.1) secondary source
(1.1) point of view
the order of events
original material from a time period being studied
an account of an event written by someone who did not witness…
a particular attitude about someone or something
(1.1) chronology
the order of events
(1.1) primary source
original material from a time period being studied
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TASC Social Studies- US History
Civil rights movement
End of the Cold War
The Cold War
The Vietnam War
In the 1950s, African American leaders launched the civil rig…
The cold war ended in 1991 with the break up of the Soviet Un…
After WW2 ended, the capitalist and communist nations began e…
Vietnam was particularly long and difficult and caused divisi…
Civil rights movement
In the 1950s, African American leaders launched the civil rig…
End of the Cold War
The cold war ended in 1991 with the break up of the Soviet Un…
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Social Studies US History- Praxis
Inuit
Anasazi
Kwakiutl
Mound Builders
Eskimos, origins in Asia, adapted to extreme cold
Native Americans, called cliff dwellers for building building…
Northwest Indians
Existed until Europeans fought them
Inuit
Eskimos, origins in Asia, adapted to extreme cold
Anasazi
Native Americans, called cliff dwellers for building building…
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Social Studies/History Vocabulary
Timeline
Chronological
Interval
Decade
List of important events in the order in which they happened
In order of time
Period of time between events
Period of 10 years
Timeline
List of important events in the order in which they happened
Chronological
In order of time
5th grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies US History: Unit 4,Chapter 9 vocabulary
Constitution
Citizen
Territory
Ordinance
A written plan for government.
An official member of a city, state, or nation.
Land ruled by a national government but which has no represen…
A law
Constitution
A written plan for government.
Citizen
An official member of a city, state, or nation.
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 2 - US States and Regions Vocabulary
caravel
considered
description
extends
first ocean-going European ship
thought to be
what something looks like
stretches
caravel
first ocean-going European ship
considered
thought to be
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social studies- us history test
No taxation without representation
sugar act
Coercive Acts
Quartering act
recieving no money unless you give an explanation on why so h…
-enforced by the parliment... -raised money to pay for the cost…
-The actions that resulted of the Boston tea party ... -the acts…
-colonists felt it violated the bill of rights... - free houses,…
No taxation without representation
recieving no money unless you give an explanation on why so h…
sugar act
-enforced by the parliment... -raised money to pay for the cost…
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 1 - World/US Geography Vocabulary
cartography
equator
geography
hemisphere
the production of maps
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
the study of Earth and Earth's surface, including such elemen…
one-half of the globe or Earth
cartography
the production of maps
equator
the parallel that is designated zero degree latitude, from wh…
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social studies: US history 20th century
WWI years
WWI allies
WWI Central Powers
Why did Russia pull out of the WWI all…
1914 - 1918
Britain, France, Russia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Serbia, US […
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Turkey
to pursue its own revolution
WWI years
1914 - 1918
WWI allies
Britain, France, Russia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Serbia, US […
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CSET MSI SOCIAL STUDIES US HISTORY
EARLY EXPLORATIONS OF AMERICA ... 3 MAIN…
JOHN CABOT
CORONADO FRANCISCO
HENRY HUDSON
JOHN CABOT... HENRY HUDSON ... CORONDAO FRANCISCO ... CARTIER JAQUES... C…
FRIST VOYAGE TO AMERICAS FROM ENGLAND- CLAIMED CANADA THOUGHT…
EXPLORED THE AMERICAN SOUTH WEST- PACIFIC COAST -GRAND CANYON…
DISCOVERED THE HUDSON RIVER NEAR NEW YORK THORUGH THE ARCTIC…
EARLY EXPLORATIONS OF AMERICA ... 3 MAIN…
JOHN CABOT... HENRY HUDSON ... CORONDAO FRANCISCO ... CARTIER JAQUES... C…
JOHN CABOT
FRIST VOYAGE TO AMERICAS FROM ENGLAND- CLAIMED CANADA THOUGHT…
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US History, Praxis 5081 (Social Studies)
Eastern Woodland People
Bacon's Rebellion (1676)
What caused Spanish, British, and Fren…
Between circa 1820 and 1840, the growi…
Tribes, such as the Algonquin and Iroquois, hunted game while…
Small farmers, as the population of the colony grew, sought c…
Disputes about territory were a common source of minor skirmi…
With the exception of the National Road, begun in 1811, most…
Eastern Woodland People
Tribes, such as the Algonquin and Iroquois, hunted game while…
Bacon's Rebellion (1676)
Small farmers, as the population of the colony grew, sought c…
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Chapter 6 Social Studies US History
Quartering Act
Committees of Correspondence
Boston Tea Party
First Congenital Congress
To enforce the Proclamation of 1763, Parliament passed what t…
Samuel Adams helped form what group throughout the colonies t…
The protest against the Tea Act in Boston was organized by th…
Colonial delegates met in Philadelphia at a meeting called wh…
Quartering Act
To enforce the Proclamation of 1763, Parliament passed what t…
Committees of Correspondence
Samuel Adams helped form what group throughout the colonies t…
Social Studies Praxis II 0081 US History
Wampanoag
Algonquians
Squanto
Pocahontas and Powhatan
N/E Tribe, Algonquian-speaking people, lived in area from VA…
Canada and Upper St. Lawrence Valley, wigwams, clothing from…
a Wampanoag indian who was taken captive and sent to England,…
Famous Algonquians
Wampanoag
N/E Tribe, Algonquian-speaking people, lived in area from VA…
Algonquians
Canada and Upper St. Lawrence Valley, wigwams, clothing from…
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Marzano Social Studies - US History List 1
capitalism
colonialism
Declaration of Independence
democracy
(n) an economic and political system in which a country's tra…
(n) the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial polit…
(n) a written statement adopted by the Continental Congress o…
(n) 1. a system of government by the whole population or all…
capitalism
(n) an economic and political system in which a country's tra…
colonialism
(n) the policy or practice of acquiring full or partial polit…
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Praxis II Social Studies 0089 - US History
King George III
Proclamation of 1763
1756-1763
Stamp Act
-King of England during the American Rev. War... -Ruled 1760-182…
-Proclamation from the British government which forbade Briti…
The Seven Years War - French and Indian War (N.A. portion) ... -…
March 22, 1765 - British legislation, Prime Minister Grenvill…
King George III
-King of England during the American Rev. War... -Ruled 1760-182…
Proclamation of 1763
-Proclamation from the British government which forbade Briti…
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Social Studies History Vocabulary
Fascism
Immigration
Industrial Revolution
Industrialization
Political movement that promotes extreme forms of nationalism…
Entering a settling in a country of which one is not native
The shift from making goods by hand to making them by machine
Development of new industries for the machine production of g…
Fascism
Political movement that promotes extreme forms of nationalism…
Immigration
Entering a settling in a country of which one is not native
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Social Studies History Vocabulary
history
culture
archaeology
fossil
The study of past events
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
a part or imprint of something that was once alive
history
The study of past events
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
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Social Studies US history Chapter 13
Two causes of the rise of dictatorship…
Adolf Hitler blamed Germany's defeat i…
The Nye Committee report created the i…
Stain agreed to a nonaggression treaty…
the peace treaty and economic depression
Jews
American Arms manufactures
that it would turn Germany against Britain and France and kee…
Two causes of the rise of dictatorship…
the peace treaty and economic depression
Adolf Hitler blamed Germany's defeat i…
Jews
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Praxis 0089: Middle School Social Studies - US History
Countries in North America
Parts of North America that border the…
The west coast of USA touches which oc…
The east coast of USA touches which oc…
Canada, United States, Mexico
Alaska and Canada
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Countries in North America
Canada, United States, Mexico
Parts of North America that border the…
Alaska and Canada
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History Social Studies Vocabulary
historian
history
source
immigrant
a writer, student, or scholar of history.... One who writes or c…
the study of a past event
a person, book or picture that gives information
a person who leave one country to live/settle permanently in…
historian
a writer, student, or scholar of history.... One who writes or c…
history
the study of a past event
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Social Studies US history Chapter 13
Two causes of the rise of dictatorship…
Adolf Hitler blamed Germany's defeat i…
The Nye Committee report created the i…
Stain agreed to a nonaggression treaty…
the peace treaty and economic depression
Jews
American Arms manufactures
that it would turn Germany against Britain and France and kee…
Two causes of the rise of dictatorship…
the peace treaty and economic depression
Adolf Hitler blamed Germany's defeat i…
Jews
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Marzano Social Studies - Grade 11, US History List 3
affirmative action
appeasement
boycott
conservative
(n) an action or policy favoring those who tend to suffer fro…
(n) the act of pacifying or placating (someone) by giving in…
(v) withdraw from commercial or social relations with (a coun…
(adj) holding to traditional attitudes and values and cautiou…
affirmative action
(n) an action or policy favoring those who tend to suffer fro…
appeasement
(n) the act of pacifying or placating (someone) by giving in…
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Marzano Social Studies - Grade 11, US History List 2
abolition
agrarian
compromise
deflation
(n) the act of putting an end to a system, practice, or insti…
(adj) of or related to land used for farming; of or related t…
(n) an agreement or a settlement of a dispute that is reached…
(n) reduction of the general level of prices in an economy
abolition
(n) the act of putting an end to a system, practice, or insti…
agrarian
(adj) of or related to land used for farming; of or related t…
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Praxis II Social Studies - US History
Algonquian Indians
Iroquois
False Face Society
Three Sisters
Northeast, clothing from animal skin, first to interact w/ co…
Northeast, fierce fighters
Group of Iroquois medicine men who shared knowledge but kept…
Corn, squash, and beans
Algonquian Indians
Northeast, clothing from animal skin, first to interact w/ co…
Iroquois
Northeast, fierce fighters
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Social Studies Chapter 1 The Tools of US History
archaeology
artifact
excavation
anthropology
the recovery and study of physical evidence from the past.
a human-made object.
the process of digging up historically significant objects fo…
the study of humans and human cultures.
archaeology
the recovery and study of physical evidence from the past.
artifact
a human-made object.
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Social Studies Vocabulary Us Constitution
Republic
Veto
Unconstitutional
Ratify
A nation where citizens elect representatives to run the gove…
"I forbid"
Against the constitution
To approve
Republic
A nation where citizens elect representatives to run the gove…
Veto
"I forbid"
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Social Studies US history 1 Midterm
Land Bridge Theory
Neolithic
Crusades
Renaissance
Theory to explain the colonization of the new world. Beringia…
Relating to or referring back to the stone age, when grounded…
Mid evil military expedition, one of a series made by Europea…
Rebirth; the central rebirth that occurred in Europe during r…
Land Bridge Theory
Theory to explain the colonization of the new world. Beringia…
Neolithic
Relating to or referring back to the stone age, when grounded…
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Social studies US history war of 1812
Prophetstown
Thomas Jefferson
East
No sides
Capital confederation of native American nations
Louisiana territory was purchased by this president.
In 1800 the US claimed the area on which side of the Mississi…
Neutrality is the ability to choose what during a war?
Prophetstown
Capital confederation of native American nations
Thomas Jefferson
Louisiana territory was purchased by this president.
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Social Studies: Ch. 2 US and Canada History
Tariff
acid rain
free trade
dominion
a tax on imported goods
precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids which…
trade without barriers
a self-governing area subject to Great Britain
Tariff
a tax on imported goods
acid rain
precipitation carrying large amounts of dissolved acids which…
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 5 - Spanish/Portuguese Explorers Vocabulary
astronomy
navigator
cartographer
circumnavigate
study of solar system
sailor or other traveler who guides ship or other vehicle
mapmaker
go all the way around Earth by ship or plane
astronomy
study of solar system
navigator
sailor or other traveler who guides ship or other vehicle
Social Studies Chapter 4 US History
Subsistence farming
Cash crop
Diversity
Triangular trade
Producing just enough to meet immediate needs
A crop raised for sale in markets
Variety, such as of ethnic or national groups
Pattern of trade that developed in colonial times among the A…
Subsistence farming
Producing just enough to meet immediate needs
Cash crop
A crop raised for sale in markets
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Social Studies: US History Chap 7 terms Sect 4
A judge who serves on the Supreme Court
Someone who is trying to escape
The branch of government that make laws
A proposal for a new law
Justice
Runaway
Legislative branch
Bill
A judge who serves on the Supreme Court
Justice
Someone who is trying to escape
Runaway
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GACE Social Studies US History ECE
The 1st Americans
Explorers, Settlements and Development…
Colonization, Jamestown and the Massac…
Slave Trade
-European explorers... -Christopher Columbus landed in the New W…
- Europeans explored America in the late 15th century... -French…
-London Group established 1st English settlement at Jamestown…
-Shortage of labor in southern colonies and a drop in indentu…
The 1st Americans
-European explorers... -Christopher Columbus landed in the New W…
Explorers, Settlements and Development…
- Europeans explored America in the late 15th century... -French…
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Social Studies Praxis 2 US History
The American Revolution
Causes of the Revolution
The Revolutionary War
"Give me Liberty or Give me Death"
marked the 1st time that people fought for their independence... -
-British prohibited settlement in the West... -Arrival of britis…
-colonists declare independence from British rule ... -Victory o…
Patrick Henry
The American Revolution
marked the 1st time that people fought for their independence... -
Causes of the Revolution
-British prohibited settlement in the West... -Arrival of britis…
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Social Studies History Vocabulary
Imperialism
Dominant
Allies
Culturally Tolerant
The process of building an empire; maintaining colonies and t…
Majority or more than others
Friends or groups that support one another
Accepting of differences like religion and language
Imperialism
The process of building an empire; maintaining colonies and t…
Dominant
Majority or more than others
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social studies: US history 20th century
WWI years
WWI allies
WWI Central Powers
Why did Russia pull out of the WWI all…
1914 - 1918
Britain, France, Russia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Serbia, US […
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, Turkey
to pursue its own revolution
WWI years
1914 - 1918
WWI allies
Britain, France, Russia, Greece, Italy, Romania, Serbia, US […
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Studies Weekly: US History Week 6 - English and French Explorers Vocabulary
Spanish Armada
coquina
fishing rights
treacherous
large fleet of Spanish ships
rock made mostly of seashells and coral
claim to all fish and seafood in a body of water
dangerous
Spanish Armada
large fleet of Spanish ships
coquina
rock made mostly of seashells and coral
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Social studies us history ch 6
patriot forces
Peter Salem
Friedrich von Steuben
Loyalist
an army of local militias
an african american who fought for the patriots in the revolu…
a officer who trained the patriot soldiers at valley forge
Americans who sided with Britain
patriot forces
an army of local militias
Peter Salem
an african american who fought for the patriots in the revolu…
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