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Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
reservation
Benjamin Singleton
Homestead Act
Gold Rush
area of land set aside for Native Americans
African American pioneer
law that offered free land willing to start new farms on the…
period when thousands of people went in search of gold
reservation
area of land set aside for Native Americans
Benjamin Singleton
African American pioneer
13 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 3 vocabulary
coast
coastal plain
cape
bay
the lands that borders an ocean
the flat, level land along a coast
a point of land that sticks out into the water
a body of water partly surrounded by land but open to the sea
coast
the lands that borders an ocean
coastal plain
the flat, level land along a coast
24 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
persecute
monastery
monk
clergy
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
a community of monks
a man who has taken a solemn vow to devote his life to prayer…
the body of people, such as priests, who perform the sacred f…
persecute
to cause a person to suffer because of his or her beliefs
monastery
a community of monks
17 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 3 vocabulary
archaeologist
culture
migration
extended family
scientist who learn about people of the past
a way of life
when a group moves from place to place for food, shelter, etc.
grandmother, grandfather, aunt, uncle, and cousin
archaeologist
scientist who learn about people of the past
culture
a way of life
16 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Marco Polo
Emperor
Silk Road
Magnetic Compass
Italian explorer who traveled through China in the late 1200s.
Ruler of an empire
Network of overland trade routes between China and Europe.
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
Marco Polo
Italian explorer who traveled through China in the late 1200s.
Emperor
Ruler of an empire
11 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary Social Studies
Continent
Hemisphere
Equator
Border
Earth's largest land areas are Asia, Africa, North America, S…
A half of the Earth.
An imaginary line that is halfway between the North Pole and…
A line that tells where a state or a country ends.
Continent
Earth's largest land areas are Asia, Africa, North America, S…
Hemisphere
A half of the Earth.
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Social Studies - Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Renaissance
magnetic compass
Marco Polo
Mansa Musa
period in Europe beginning in about 1350 during which there w…
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
Italian explorer who traveled through China
king of the African kingdom of Mali
Renaissance
period in Europe beginning in about 1350 during which there w…
magnetic compass
Chinese invention that aided navigation by showing which dire…
21 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
cultures
nomadic
cultural regions
artifacts
ways of living
moving from place to place as seasons change
areas where similar cultures began
objects made by humans
cultures
ways of living
nomadic
moving from place to place as seasons change
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Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
technology
rural
urban
need
the use of science to solve everyday problems
area of small towns or farms
area of cities
something that a person must have to live
technology
the use of science to solve everyday problems
rural
area of small towns or farms
19 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 vocabulary
entrepreneurs
navigation
Reformation
Northwest Passage
people who set up and run a business
the science of planning and following a route
a movement to bring about change in the Catholic church
a water way through North America the explorers thought conne…
entrepreneurs
people who set up and run a business
navigation
the science of planning and following a route
25 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
citizen
colonize
confederacy
constitution
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
to make settlements in a new place, to form colonies
a formal agreement or treaty between groups to work together
A plan of government that explains the beliefs and laws of a…
citizen
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
colonize
to make settlements in a new place, to form colonies
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Chapter 3 Social Studies words
African American
American Indian
Asian American
colony
someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of someon…
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
someone who is an Asian immigrant or a descendant of an Asian…
a settlement that is ruled by another country
African American
someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of someon…
American Indian
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
9 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
Mni Sota Makoce
wo ohoda
tiyospaye
ohanwaste
Land where the water is so clear it reflects the sky.
respect- children show respect by not talking loudly in the t…
extended family: mother, father, children, grandparents, aunt…
generosity- Giving without expecting anything in return.
Mni Sota Makoce
Land where the water is so clear it reflects the sky.
wo ohoda
respect- children show respect by not talking loudly in the t…
7 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies
Stone Age
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
Domesticate
A period of time during which early humans made tools and wea…
Old Stone Age
New Stone Age
to tame; to bring animals under human control
Stone Age
A period of time during which early humans made tools and wea…
Paleolithic Age
Old Stone Age
13 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3
settlement
epidemic
circumnavigate
expedition
A small community of people living in a new place.
An outbreak of disease that spreads quickly and affects many…
To sail completely around something.
A journey to achieve a goal.
settlement
A small community of people living in a new place.
epidemic
An outbreak of disease that spreads quickly and affects many…
18 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
technology
rural
urban
need
the use of science to solve everyday problems
area of small towns or farms
area of cities
something that a person must have to live
technology
the use of science to solve everyday problems
rural
area of small towns or farms
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Social Studies- Chapter 3.1 vocabulary
Conquisadores
Hernan Cortes
Moctezuma II
Malintzin
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
A Conquistador who ruled after Montezuma II in present day in…
Aztec leader who ruled several million people and had a rich…
American Indian women who helped Cortes as an interpreter and…
Conquisadores
Spanish soldiers and explorers who led military expeditions i…
Hernan Cortes
A Conquistador who ruled after Montezuma II in present day in…
10 terms
6 Social Studies Chapter 3.3 Vocabulary
cultural landscape
cultural trait
culture
culture region
a landscape that has been changed by human beings and that re…
a behavioral characteristic of a people, such as a language,…
language, religious beliefs, values, customs, and other ways…
an area in which people share the same cultural traits
cultural landscape
a landscape that has been changed by human beings and that re…
cultural trait
a behavioral characteristic of a people, such as a language,…
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Social Studies - Chapter 3 vocabulary
caravan
magnetic compass
emperor
saga
group of traders traveling together
tool used by sailors to determine their direction at sea
ruler of an empire
long spoken tale repeated from one generation to the next
caravan
group of traders traveling together
magnetic compass
tool used by sailors to determine their direction at sea
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Social Studies: Chapter 3 Vocabulary
merchant
kingdom
caravan
technology
a person who makes money by buying and selling goods
a country ruled by a king or queen
a group of travelers journeying together
the use of scientific knowledge and tools to solve problems
merchant
a person who makes money by buying and selling goods
kingdom
a country ruled by a king or queen
19 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary Social Studies
archaeologist
artifact
atlatl
charcoal
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
A special wooden stick used by hunters to throw a spear. It m…
A drawing material made from charred wood
archaeologist
a scientist who learns about ancient people by studying the t…
artifact
Any object made by humans, especially those from an earlier t…
25 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
citizen
colonize
confederacy
constitution
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
to make settlements in a new place, to form colonies
a formal agreement or treaty between groups to work together
A plan of government that explains the beliefs and laws of a…
citizen
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or h…
colonize
to make settlements in a new place, to form colonies
13 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Culture
Diverse
The Americas
American Indians
A way of life shared by a group of people.
Made up of different groups of people.
The landmasses and islands of North America, Central America,…
Someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
Culture
A way of life shared by a group of people.
Diverse
Made up of different groups of people.
22 terms
Social Studies chapter 3
extinct
artifact
history
band
the description of a family of plants or animals that has die…
object made by people who lived in the past often found and s…
the written story of the past
small group to which some Native Americans belonged
extinct
the description of a family of plants or animals that has die…
artifact
object made by people who lived in the past often found and s…
11 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies
delta
silt
papyrus
cataract
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river
a mixture of soil and small rocks
a plant that was used to make paper
a waterfall
delta
a triangular-shaped area of soil at the mouth of a river
silt
a mixture of soil and small rocks
23 terms
Social Studies chapter 3
Plymouth
Squanto
constitution
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
the location where the Mayflower ship brought the Pilgrims to…
1. a Native American... 2. taught the Pilgrims how to grow corn,…
adopted plan of government
first written constitution in America
Plymouth
the location where the Mayflower ship brought the Pilgrims to…
Squanto
1. a Native American... 2. taught the Pilgrims how to grow corn,…
15 terms
Social Studies Vocabulary - Chapter 3
Merchant
Kingdom
Caravan
Technology
Someone who buys and sells goods to earn money
A place ruled by a king or queen
A group of people and animals who travel together
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to do things better…
Merchant
Someone who buys and sells goods to earn money
Kingdom
A place ruled by a king or queen
18 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3
technology
rural
urban
need
the use of science to solve everyday problems
area of small towns or farms
area of cities
something that a person must have to live
technology
the use of science to solve everyday problems
rural
area of small towns or farms
7 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
Constitution
Legislative Branch
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Written plan for government
People who make laws
People making sure to follow rules
People who explain and judge laws
Constitution
Written plan for government
Legislative Branch
People who make laws
11 terms
Social Studies - chapter 3
adapt
long house
wampum
pueblo
To learn to use your surroundings.
A home built by the Iroquois where ten or more families lived.
Beads made of pieces of shells.
A group of houses built by the Hopi.
adapt
To learn to use your surroundings.
long house
A home built by the Iroquois where ten or more families lived.
16 terms
Social Studies - Chapter 3
Tikal
corn
calendar
zero
The ancient Mayan city built 1800 years ago, with a populatio…
The Mayans main source of food.
Something the Mayans created to keep track of time.
Something the Mayans created as a placeholder in their calend…
Tikal
The ancient Mayan city built 1800 years ago, with a populatio…
corn
The Mayans main source of food.
23 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3
Coast
Human resources
Culture
Industry
Is land that borders an ocean
Are the Services, knowledge, skills,and intelligence that wor…
Is the way of Life of a particular Group of people
Is a business that makes goods in factories
Coast
Is land that borders an ocean
Human resources
Are the Services, knowledge, skills,and intelligence that wor…
15 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies vocabulary
monarch
encomienda
Class Structure
missionary
n. A government in which the ruling power is in the hands of…
n. A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas…
n. a system for ranking people, often according to power and…
n. A person who spreads his or her religious beliefs to others
monarch
n. A government in which the ruling power is in the hands of…
encomienda
n. A grant of land made by Spain to a settler in the Americas…
10 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
Torah
Covenant
Western civilization
monotheism
First five books of the Hebrew Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviti…
Binding agreement
culture of Europe and North America
belief in one god
Torah
First five books of the Hebrew Bible: Genesis, Exodus, Leviti…
Covenant
Binding agreement
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Chapter 3 Social Studies
old stone age
new stone age
an area in southwest asia with rich soil
a neolithic town in central turkey
Define Paleolithic.
Define Neolithic.
Identify the fertile crescent.
identify catal hoyuk.
old stone age
Define Paleolithic.
new stone age
Define Neolithic.
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Social Studies: Chapter 3
Technology
Navigation
Expedition
Empire
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
The science of planning and following a route.
A trip taken with the goal of exploring.
A collection of lands ruled by the nation that won control of…
Technology
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
Navigation
The science of planning and following a route.
22 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
merchant
kingdom
caravan
technology
someone who buys and sells goods to earn money
place ruled by a king or queen
a group of people and animals who travel together
the use of scientific knowledge and tools to do things better…
merchant
someone who buys and sells goods to earn money
kingdom
place ruled by a king or queen
10 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies Vocabulary
continent
hemisphere
border
physical feature
the largest land areas
a half of the earth
a line that shows where a state or country ends
features that include land, water, climate, and plant life
continent
the largest land areas
hemisphere
a half of the earth
11 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary (Social Studies)
revolt
circumnavigate
settlement
mission
a violent uprising against a ruler
to sail completely around something
small community of people living in a new place
a religious community where priests taught Christianity
revolt
a violent uprising against a ruler
circumnavigate
to sail completely around something
20 terms
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
Geographic Tool
continents
Hemisphere
equator
maps and globes
Land areas: North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Antar…
The earth is divided in half into these. (north, south, east,…
An imaginary line halfway between the north and south pole.
Geographic Tool
maps and globes
continents
Land areas: North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Antar…
12 terms
Chapter 3 TCI Social Studies Vocabulary
culture
diverse
African American
American Indians
a way of life shared by a group of people
made up of different groups of people
someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of someon…
someone who is a descendant of the first people to live in No…
culture
a way of life shared by a group of people
diverse
made up of different groups of people
12 terms
Chapter 3 Social Studies
people who leave one country and move…
push pull theory
urbanization
cultural traits
Immigration
used to explain why people migrate or move from one place to…
the movement of people to cities usually for jobs
a groups skills, customs, religion, behaviors and beliefs
people who leave one country and move…
Immigration
push pull theory
used to explain why people migrate or move from one place to…
18 terms
Social Studies: Chapter 3
Technology
Navigation
Expedition
Empire
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
The science of planning and following a route.
A trip taken with the goal of exploring.
A collection of lands ruled by the nation that won control of…
Technology
The use of scientific knowledge and tools to make or do somet…
Navigation
The science of planning and following a route.
20 terms
6 Social Studies Chapter 3.4 Vocabulary
capitalism
command economy
constitution
consumer
an economic system in which people and privately owned compan…
an economy in which economic decisions are made by the govern…
a statement of a country's basic laws and values
a person who buys goods and services
capitalism
an economic system in which people and privately owned compan…
command economy
an economy in which economic decisions are made by the govern…
8 terms
6 Social Studies Chapter 3.1 Vocabulary
birthrate
death rate
demographer
Green Revolution
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
a scientist who studies human populations, including their si…
changes in agriculture since the 1950s that have greatly incr…
birthrate
the number of live births each year per 1,000 people
death rate
the number of deaths each year per 1,000 people
Social Studies Chapter 3 Vocabulary
joint-stock company
charter
Jamestown
indentured servant
a business in which investors pool their wealth in order to t…
a written contract issued by a government giving the holder t…
the first permanent English settlement in North America
a person who sold his or her labor in exchange for passage to…
joint-stock company
a business in which investors pool their wealth in order to t…
charter
a written contract issued by a government giving the holder t…
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6 Social Studies Chapter 3.2 Vocabulary
immigrant
migration
"push-pull" theory
rural area
a person who moves to a new country in order to settle there
a movement from place to place
a theory of migration that says people migrate because certai…
an area with low population density, such as a village or the…
immigrant
a person who moves to a new country in order to settle there
migration
a movement from place to place
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Social Studies: Chapter 3 The World Around Us
continents
oceans
rural
urban
seven large areas of land on the Earth
four large bodies of water on the Earth
an environment made up of small towns and farms
a city environment with lots of buildings and people
continents
seven large areas of land on the Earth
oceans
four large bodies of water on the Earth
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Chapter 3 Social Studies Review
saga
magnetic compass
pilgrimage
navigation
long spoken tale
tool used to help sailors navigate
a religious journey
science of determining direction at sea
saga
long spoken tale
magnetic compass
tool used to help sailors navigate
24 terms
Chapter 3 Vocabulary/ Social Studies
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
irrigate
city-state
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large, cresce…
a wide , flat plain in present-day Iraq.
to supply water to crops.
an independent state that includes a city and its surrounding…
Fertile Crescent
a region of the Middle East that stretches in a large, cresce…
Mesopotamia
a wide , flat plain in present-day Iraq.
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