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social studies chapter 9 vocabulary
Minoan bull fighting
maze
parchment
shrines
bull leaping
labyrinth
material made from thin animal skin used for windows and as p…
sacred places to worship
Minoan bull fighting
bull leaping
maze
labyrinth
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Social Studies Chapter 9
England lose war
New World
France
French and Indian War
ambush
New France
Quebec
Indians help French
England lose war
ambush
New World
New France
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Chapter 9 Social Studies
Butte
Mesa
Canyon
Erosion
A hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa
A hill with a flat top
A deep, narrow valley with steep sides
The wearing away of soil and rock by water, wind, or ice
Butte
A hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa
Mesa
A hill with a flat top
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Chapter 9 Social studies
Social Class
Social Pyramid
Artisan
Peasant
a group of society distinguished from other groups
a triangular shape with levels showing how classes are positi…
a craftsperson
a person who does farm work for wealthy landowners
Social Class
a group of society distinguished from other groups
Social Pyramid
a triangular shape with levels showing how classes are positi…
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Social Studies - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
capital
interest
political party
Cabinet
a city where the government meets
what people pay to borrow money
a group of people who share similar ideas about government
a group chosen by the President to help run the executive bra…
capital
a city where the government meets
interest
what people pay to borrow money
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Andes
Cordillera
Llanos
Guerrillas
A large system of mountain ranges located along the Pacific c…
A mountain system made up of roughly parallel ranges
A place where the elevation drops between the highlands and t…
Members of an irregular military force
Andes
A large system of mountain ranges located along the Pacific c…
Cordillera
A mountain system made up of roughly parallel ranges
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Chapter 9 Vocabulary Social Studies
Artisan
Peasant
Vizier
Alliance
Craftsmen like carpenters, metal-workers, painters, sculptors…
Worked on farming food and the pharaoh's building projects (L…
High ranked government official
Agreement between nations to work together for common interests
Artisan
Craftsmen like carpenters, metal-workers, painters, sculptors…
Peasant
Worked on farming food and the pharaoh's building projects (L…
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Social Studies - Vocabulary - Chapter 9
earn
budget
income
spending
to get something, such as money, after working
a plan that shows income, spending, and savings
all the money a person gets from a job or other source
the amount of income a person uses
earn
to get something, such as money, after working
budget
a plan that shows income, spending, and savings
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Social Studies Chapter 9 vocabulary
An official member of a city, state, o…
a written plan for government
Land that is ruled by a national gover…
a law
citizen
constitution
territory
ordinance
An official member of a city, state, o…
citizen
a written plan for government
constitution
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Chapter 9 social studies
Williamsburg
capitol
craftsman
trade
The capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
The main government building, in which lawmakers meet.
A person who works at a job that requires manual or artistic…
A craft or an occupation that requires manual, artistic, or m…
Williamsburg
The capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
capitol
The main government building, in which lawmakers meet.
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Social Studies Chapter 9
Forming an Army, choosing an army comm…
Common Sense, a pamphlet written by Th…
Common Sense caused the ...
The Declaration of Independence states…
the Second Continental Congress.
that was easy for most people to understand.
Declaration of independence to be drafted.
"certain unalienable rights."
Forming an Army, choosing an army comm…
the Second Continental Congress.
Common Sense, a pamphlet written by Th…
that was easy for most people to understand.
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Social Studies Chapter 9
Williamsburg
capitol
craftsmen
trade
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
the main government building, in which lawmakers meet
a person who works at a job that requires manual or artistic…
a craft or an occupation that requires manual, artistic, or m…
Williamsburg
the capital town of the British colony of Virginia, where the…
capitol
the main government building, in which lawmakers meet
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Chapter 9 Social Studies Vocabulary
artisan
peasant
vizier
alliance
a craftsperson
a person who works on farmland for wealthy landowners
a government official that is highly-ranked
an agreement with other nations to work together for the same…
artisan
a craftsperson
peasant
a person who works on farmland for wealthy landowners
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Social Studies chapter 9
Militarism
U-boats
Armistice
Stock Market
The use of strong armies and threats and force to gain power.
underwater boats.
agreement to stop fighting.
Shares of land are sold.
Militarism
The use of strong armies and threats and force to gain power.
U-boats
underwater boats.
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Social Studies vocabulary Chapter 9
Justinian Code
monopoly
mosaics
orthodox
law of the Byzantine empire
complete control of ownership
pictures made from bits of colored stone or glass
officially accepted
Justinian Code
law of the Byzantine empire
monopoly
complete control of ownership
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Chapter 9 Vocabulary Social Studies
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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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
drought
concentration camps
communism
segregated
shortage of water
prison camps
form of government in which government decides all things
separated because of race
drought
shortage of water
concentration camps
prison camps
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Social studies chapter 9 vocabulary
Confederation
Republic
Consul
Veto
A loose group of governments working together
A form of government in which the citizens elect representati…
One of two chief officials who led the office in the ancient…
To stop or reject the actions of another
Confederation
A loose group of governments working together
Republic
A form of government in which the citizens elect representati…
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Monsoons
Vedas
Brahman
Karma
Seasonal winds
The book where religious songs, stories, poems, and prayers w…
The Hindus believe that this is the name of the one universal…
This force that describes how people will be reborn in their…
Monsoons
Seasonal winds
Vedas
The book where religious songs, stories, poems, and prayers w…
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Social Studies Chapter 9 vocabulary
Militarism
Armistice
Stock Market
Bankrupt
Use of strong armies and the threat of force to gain power.
An agreement to stop fighting
An organization through which shares of stock in companies ar…
Having no money.
Militarism
Use of strong armies and the threat of force to gain power.
Armistice
An agreement to stop fighting
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Social Studies Chapter 9
France
turning point
Treaty of Paris
ordinance
a country to support the Americans during the Revolutionary War
an event that causes an important change
ended the Revolutionary War
a set of laws
France
a country to support the Americans during the Revolutionary War
turning point
an event that causes an important change
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Social Studies Chapter 9
France
turning point
Treaty of Paris
ordinance
a country to support the Americans during the Revolutionary War
an event that causes an important change
ended the Revolutionary War
a set of laws
France
a country to support the Americans during the Revolutionary War
turning point
an event that causes an important change
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Chapter 9 Social Studies Vocabulary
census
villa
circus
gladiator
an official count of people living in a place
a country estate
an arena in ancient Rome or the show held there
a person who fought to the death as entertainment for the Rom…
census
an official count of people living in a place
villa
a country estate
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Plantation
Union
States' rights
Compromise
A large farm especially in the southern US that usually grows…
The US, the northern states, that remained part of the nation…
The right of each US state to make its own local laws.
A situation when groups on each side of an issue give a littl…
Plantation
A large farm especially in the southern US that usually grows…
Union
The US, the northern states, that remained part of the nation…
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Social Studies Chapter 9 - Vocabulary
Second Continental Congress
Continental Army
Olive Branch Petition
Declaration of Independence
Congress of American leaders that first met in 1775, declared…
Army formed in 1775 by the Second Continental Congress and le…
Letter sent by the Second Continental Congress to King George…
Document declaring the 13 colonies independent of Great Brita…
Second Continental Congress
Congress of American leaders that first met in 1775, declared…
Continental Army
Army formed in 1775 by the Second Continental Congress and le…
Chapter 9 Social Studies Vocabulary
agora
aristocracy
democracy
immortal
an outdoor marketplace in ancient Greece
A government controlled by a few wealthy people
a government by the people
to live forever
agora
an outdoor marketplace in ancient Greece
aristocracy
A government controlled by a few wealthy people
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Chapter 9 Social Studies Vocabulary
French & Indian War
coureur de bois
mission
Treaty of Paris
A conflict between Great Britain and France in North America…
In New France, a person who trapped furs without permission f…
A settlement where missionaries lived and worked
An agreement signed by Great Britain and France that brought…
French & Indian War
A conflict between Great Britain and France in North America…
coureur de bois
In New France, a person who trapped furs without permission f…
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Social Studies - Chapter 9 Vocabulary
earn
spending
savings
economic choice
To get something, such as money, after working.
The amount of income a person uses.
The amount of an income not spent.
A decision to buy one thing instead of another.
earn
To get something, such as money, after working.
spending
The amount of income a person uses.
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Social Studies Chapter 9
constitution
citizen
The Articles of Confederation
territory
a written plan for government
an official member of a city, a state, or a nation
the first plan for a national government
land ruled by a national government but which has no represen…
constitution
a written plan for government
citizen
an official member of a city, a state, or a nation
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Checks and Balances
Discriminate
Diverse
Domestic
the system that allows each branch of government to limit the…
to treat a person or group unfairly
a group of people or things with obvious differences among them
relating to issues within a country
Checks and Balances
the system that allows each branch of government to limit the…
Discriminate
to treat a person or group unfairly
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Chapter 9 Vocabulary social studies
Andes
Cordillera
LInos
Guerrillas
On the western side of Columbia the Andes reach 18,000 feet.
A mountain system made up of roughy parallel ranges.
Region of plains is know as the LIanos
A member of an irregular military irregular.
Andes
On the western side of Columbia the Andes reach 18,000 feet.
Cordillera
A mountain system made up of roughy parallel ranges.
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Chapter 9 Social Studies vocabulary
Republic
Aqueducts
Elect
Civil Wars
A government in which the citizens have the right to elect th…
Man- made channels that carry flowing water over a long dista…
To choose someone for an office by voting
Wars among people who live in the same country
Republic
A government in which the citizens have the right to elect th…
Aqueducts
Man- made channels that carry flowing water over a long dista…
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
independence
allegiance
grievance
preamble
the freedom to govern on one's own
loyalty
a complaint
an introduction; first part
independence
the freedom to govern on one's own
allegiance
loyalty
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Social Studies-Chapter 9
biofuel
political boundary
service sector
yellow journalism
corn and sugarcane can be used as this for cars and trucks.
divides one country from another.
part of the economy that includes hospitals, restaurants, and…
news writing that is exaggerated to shock and upset people.
biofuel
corn and sugarcane can be used as this for cars and trucks.
political boundary
divides one country from another.
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Social Studies Chapter 9
fur trade
mission
trading post
sod
the trading of fur for other items
a settlement set up by a religious group to teach their relig…
a type of store where people buy and sell goods
the grass, roots, and dirt that form the ground's top layer
fur trade
the trading of fur for other items
mission
a settlement set up by a religious group to teach their relig…
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Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Domesday Book
Middle Ages
Magna Carta
Knight
a book made in 1086 that helped King William keep track of al…
a period in European history that lasted from about 500 to ab…
an English charter that limited royal power
a feudal warrior trained and prepared to fight on horseback
Domesday Book
a book made in 1086 that helped King William keep track of al…
Middle Ages
a period in European history that lasted from about 500 to ab…
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Social Studies Chapter 9
fur trade
mission
trading post
sod
The trading of fur for other items
A settlement set up by a religious group to teach their relig…
A type of store where people buy and sell goods
The grass, roots, and dirt that form the ground's top layer
fur trade
The trading of fur for other items
mission
A settlement set up by a religious group to teach their relig…
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Social Studies - Chapter 9
Second Continental Congress
Continental Army
Olive Branch Petition
Decleration of Indepedence
Congress of American leaders that met in 1775 declared indepe…
Army formed by the second continental congress
Letter sent by the Continetal Congress to King George the thi…
Document declaring the American 13 colonies independence of g…
Second Continental Congress
Congress of American leaders that met in 1775 declared indepe…
Continental Army
Army formed by the second continental congress
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Chapter 9 Social Studies
artisan
peasant
vizier
alliance
a craftsperson
a person who does farmwork for wealthy landowners
a high-ranking government official
an agreement between nations to work together for common inte…
artisan
a craftsperson
peasant
a person who does farmwork for wealthy landowners
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Ava-Social Studies-Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Second Continental Congress
Continental Army
Olive Branch Petition
Declaration of Independence
Congress of American leaders that first met in 1775, declared…
Army formed in 1775 by the Second Continental Congress and le…
Letter sent by the Second Continental Congress to King George…
Document declaring the 13 American colonies independent of Gr…
Second Continental Congress
Congress of American leaders that first met in 1775, declared…
Continental Army
Army formed in 1775 by the Second Continental Congress and le…
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Social Studies- Chapter 9 Vocabulary
Traitor
declaration of independence
Olive Branch Petition
Continental Army
A person who betrays his or her country... a person guilty of be…
Drafted in 1776 by T. Jefferson declaring America's separatio…
On July 8, 1775, the colonies made a final offer of peace to…
Army created by Congress to defend the colonies. George Washi…
Traitor
A person who betrays his or her country... a person guilty of be…
declaration of independence
Drafted in 1776 by T. Jefferson declaring America's separatio…
8 terms
6 Social Studies Chapter 9.1 Vocabulary
coral
isthmus
plateau
tributary
rock-like substance formed from the skeletons of tiny sea ani…
narrow strip of land that has water on both sides and joins t…
a large, mostly fat area that rises above the surrounding lan…
a stream that flows into a larger river or body of water
coral
rock-like substance formed from the skeletons of tiny sea ani…
isthmus
narrow strip of land that has water on both sides and joins t…
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Social Studies 6th Chapter 9 vocabulary
states' rights
blockade
Underground Railroad
Union
rights of states to make their own local laws
barrier of troops or ships to keep people from moving in or out
organized, secret system to help slaves escape
the United States
states' rights
rights of states to make their own local laws
blockade
barrier of troops or ships to keep people from moving in or out
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Social Studies Chapter 9
Democratic
Laissez faire
John Marshall
Marbury v Madison
Ensuring that all people have the same rights
Government should play as small a role as possible in economi…
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court
Supreme Court case that set the president of judicial review
Democratic
Ensuring that all people have the same rights
Laissez faire
Government should play as small a role as possible in economi…
8 terms
Social Studies Chapter 9 Vocabulary
2nd Continental Congress
Continental Army
Olive Branch Petition
traitor
met in May 1775, declared independence in 1776, and helped le…
an army with soldiers from all 13 colonies formed in 1775 by…
letter in which Congress told the King that American colonist…
person who works against his or her country
2nd Continental Congress
met in May 1775, declared independence in 1776, and helped le…
Continental Army
an army with soldiers from all 13 colonies formed in 1775 by…
12 terms
Social Studies Chapter 9
opportunity
prejudice
migrate
population density
a chance to have a better way of life
the unfair feeling of hate or dislike for people of a certain…
move within their own country
the number of people living in an area of a certain size, suc…
opportunity
a chance to have a better way of life
prejudice
the unfair feeling of hate or dislike for people of a certain…
11 terms
Chapter 9 Social Studies vocabulary
steamboat
sod
mound
mission
a boat powered by a steam engine
the grass, roots, and dirt that form the Earth's top layer
a pile of earth of stone constructed by early Native American…
a settlement set up by a religious group to teach religion an…
steamboat
a boat powered by a steam engine
sod
the grass, roots, and dirt that form the Earth's top layer
18 terms
Social studies chapter 9
constitution
citizen
territory
ordinance
a written plan for government
an official member of a city, state, or nation
land that is ruled by a national government but has no repres…
a law
constitution
a written plan for government
citizen
an official member of a city, state, or nation
11 terms
Social Studies Chapter 9
Annuity
Agency
Upper Sioux Agency
Lower Sioux Agency
The annual payment of... food and money that the ... government pro…
A U.S. government field office.... In Minnesota, there was the…
Area from the junction of the... MN river and the Redwood River.…
Area from the junction between the MN river and Yellow Medici…
Annuity
The annual payment of... food and money that the ... government pro…
Agency
A U.S. government field office.... In Minnesota, there was the…
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Social studies chapter9
Meso-America
Plaza
Glyph
Blood-letting
The geographics area that includes all or parts of today Beli…
A central square in Olmec public spaces
A sign that stood for a word or syllable in the maya language
Cutting oneself and then giving the blood to the gods
Meso-America
The geographics area that includes all or parts of today Beli…
Plaza
A central square in Olmec public spaces
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