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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/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
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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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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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Vocabulary Social studies unit 2 Wisconsin our state our history
cities
compass rose
continent
country
ciudades
rosa de los vientos
continente
país
cities
ciudades
compass rose
rosa de los vientos
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Social Studies History Unit
Theory
Artifact
Inquiry
Analyze
An assumption based on limited information or knowledge; also…
an object taken from an old culture/civilization that helps u…
to investigate; a seeking or request for truth, information,…
to analyze means to examine carefully and in detail so as to…
Theory
An assumption based on limited information or knowledge; also…
Artifact
an object taken from an old culture/civilization that helps u…
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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 Unit 2 Vocabulary
Prehistory
Hominid
Ancestor
Tool
The time before there was writing.
An early ancestor of humans.
A relative who lived in the past.
A handheld object that has been modified (changed) to help ac…
Prehistory
The time before there was writing.
Hominid
An early ancestor of humans.
18 terms
Social Studies - Unit 2 Vocabulary
Exploration
Christopher Columbus
Northwest Passage
Colonization
Europeans did this and "discovered" the "New World."
He tried to find a water route to Asia and ran into North Ame…
This was the goal of many explorers, unfortunately it didn't…
Result of exploration, this lead to populating the "New World…
Exploration
Europeans did this and "discovered" the "New World."
Christopher Columbus
He tried to find a water route to Asia and ran into North Ame…
UNIT ! VOCABULARY SOCIAL STUDIES
SOUND
INLET
CAPE
NATURAL RESOURCE
a wide area of water that connects two larger bodies of water
a narrow area of water between two islands
a strip of land projecting into a body of water
anything found in nature that can be used by humans
SOUND
a wide area of water that connects two larger bodies of water
INLET
a narrow area of water between two islands
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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 Unit 2 Vocabulary
Region
Prairie
Desert
Culture
an area with common features that make it different from othe…
an area of flat land or rolling hills covered in grasses
a large area of very dry land
the beliefs and way of life of a group of people
Region
an area with common features that make it different from othe…
Prairie
an area of flat land or rolling hills covered in grasses
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Vocabulary Unit 1 Social Studies
Culture
Custom
Diversity
Tradition
The language, traditions, beliefs, traditions, clothing and a…
Something that has been done for a long time and is widely ac…
Variety
A custom or belief that is handed down from generation to gen…
Culture
The language, traditions, beliefs, traditions, clothing and a…
Custom
Something that has been done for a long time and is widely ac…
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Social Studies Unit 1 Vocabulary
Irrigation
Underground Aquifers
Fossil Water
Drip Irrigation
Providing water for crops.
Layers of underground rock where water runoff from rains and…
Water that has been underground for centuries.
A system, using computers, that measures out how much water e…
Irrigation
Providing water for crops.
Underground Aquifers
Layers of underground rock where water runoff from rains and…
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Social Studies vocabulary - unit 4
history
change
landmark
independence
study of things that happened in the past
what happens when something becomes different
feature that makes a location special
freedom for people to choose their own government
history
study of things that happened in the past
change
what happens when something becomes different
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Social Studies Unit 2 vocabulary
navigation
magnetic compass
astrolabe
expedition
a science used by sailors to find their place and plan their…
a tool that shows which direction in north
a tool that helped sailors use the sun and stars to find thei…
a long and carefully organized trip
navigation
a science used by sailors to find their place and plan their…
magnetic compass
a tool that shows which direction in north
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Social Studies Unit 3 Vocabulary
constitution
fort
bondage
plantation
a set of laws governing a government
a strong building or group of buildings where soldiers live
a state of being held against one's will
an estate or farm where crops are planted
constitution
a set of laws governing a government
fort
a strong building or group of buildings where soldiers live
25 terms
Social Studies Unit 1 Vocabulary
government
communication
transportation
recreation
a group of people to create and enforce laws.
how people talk, or message each other
a way to get from one way to another
Things people do to relax: pools, parks, walking trails, bike…
government
a group of people to create and enforce laws.
communication
how people talk, or message each other
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Social Studies Unit 2 Vocabulary
navigation
magnetic compass
astrolable
expedition
a science used by sailors to find their place and plan their…
a tool that shows which direction is north
a tool that helped sailors use the sun and stars to find thei…
a long and carefully organized trip
navigation
a science used by sailors to find their place and plan their…
magnetic compass
a tool that shows which direction is north
Social Studies Unit- Family History
過去
現在
歷史
時間線
( guò qù ) in the past
(xiàn zài) at present
(lì shǐ) history
(shí jiān xiàn) timeline
過去
( guò qù ) in the past
現在
(xiàn zài) at present
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Social Studies Vocabulary Unit 4
pilgrim
covenant
tolerate
proprietor
a person who journeys for religious reasons
agreement
to put up with
owner of the business
pilgrim
a person who journeys for religious reasons
covenant
agreement
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Unit 2 Social Studies Vocabulary
hunter-gatherer
descendant
artifact
agriculture
A person who collects plants & hunts wild animals for food
a relative
an object made and used by people
farming; planting & growing crops for food
hunter-gatherer
A person who collects plants & hunts wild animals for food
descendant
a relative
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Social Studies Unit 2 vocabulary
deathrate
birthrate
famine
population density
is the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
is the number of children born each year for every 1,000 people
severe lack of food
the average number of people living in a square mile or squar…
deathrate
is the number of deaths per year for every 1,000 people
birthrate
is the number of children born each year for every 1,000 people
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Social Studies Vocabulary (Pre-history)
Great Rift Valley
Paleolithic Era
Blombos Cave
hunter gatherer
Dried lake bottoms from millions of years ago located in Tanz…
Period of Time where people used simple stone tools.
Archaeologists found blades carved from animal bones here in…
Nomads who hunted animals and gathered plants.
Great Rift Valley
Dried lake bottoms from millions of years ago located in Tanz…
Paleolithic Era
Period of Time where people used simple stone tools.
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Social Studies Unit 8 Vocabulary
immigrant
overland
terrain
pioneer
a person who comes to a country from another country
a route across land
the physical characteristics of an area of land
an early settler of a region
immigrant
a person who comes to a country from another country
overland
a route across land
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Social Studies: Unit 1 Vocabulary
Context
Intentionally
Equator
Prime Meridian
The circumstances in which something occurs
on purpose
A line of latitude that is defined to be 0°... Separates the No…
A line of longitude that is defined to be 0°... Separates the E…
Context
The circumstances in which something occurs
Intentionally
on purpose
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Social Studies Unit 7 Vocabulary
confederation
federal
compromise
Federalist
a group of states that unites to form a larger state with a c…
of or relating to the central government of a confederation
a settlement of a disagreement in which each side agrees to g…
a person who supported a strong national government and was i…
confederation
a group of states that unites to form a larger state with a c…
federal
of or relating to the central government of a confederation
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Social Studies Unit 3 Vocabulary
tenement
Asian American
African American
European American
A four to six story building with many small apartments.
Someone who is an Asian immigrant or a descendant of an Asian…
Someone who is an African immigrant or a descendant of an Afr…
Someone who is an immigrant from Europe or a descendant of a…
tenement
A four to six story building with many small apartments.
Asian American
Someone who is an Asian immigrant or a descendant of an Asian…
27 terms
Unit 2 Social Studies Vocabulary
Geographic Representation
Map
Tsunami
Thematic or Special Purpose Maps
A description or portrayal of the Earth of parts of the Earth
A flat picture or visual representation of an area
A very high, large wave in the ocean that is usually caused b…
A map made to reflect particular informations about a geograp…
Geographic Representation
A description or portrayal of the Earth of parts of the Earth
Map
A flat picture or visual representation of an area
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Social Studies Pre-History vocabulary
Civilization
The irrigation system
Nomad
Fertile
Society that has cities, a central government run by official…
network of canals to supply land with water from another plac…
A person who has no single settled home, a wanderer
Rich with nutrients
Civilization
Society that has cities, a central government run by official…
The irrigation system
network of canals to supply land with water from another plac…
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Social Studies Unit 1 European History
Prince Henry
Christianity
Genoa and Venice
The islands Columbus mistook for Asia
Portuguese navigator who did not actually said, but provided…
the religion most European explorers wanted to spread.
European cities that dominated the trade routes from Asia to…
Bahamas
Prince Henry
Portuguese navigator who did not actually said, but provided…
Christianity
the religion most European explorers wanted to spread.
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Social Studies Unit Vocabulary
Agriculture
Natural Resources
OPEC
Law of supply and Demand
farming
materials found in the environment that are useful
a group of countries who export oil
The price and how much of something to be made. The more of t…
Agriculture
farming
Natural Resources
materials found in the environment that are useful
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Social Studies - Unit 2 History
Maya
timeline
mult-tier timeline
century
Civilization that developed around 300 B.C. in what is now so…
a diagram of several events arranged in the order in which th…
a diagram of several events arranged in the order in which th…
100 years
Maya
Civilization that developed around 300 B.C. in what is now so…
timeline
a diagram of several events arranged in the order in which th…
21 terms
Social Studies - African History Unit
What are the four major ethnic groups…
Arabs
Ashanti
Swahili
Arabs, Ashanti, Swahili, and Bantu. The Arabs are located in…
In the 11th century, Arabian tribes migrated to North Africa.…
The Ashanti are a newer nation, about 50 years old, who live…
The word "Swahili" was used by early Arab visitors to the coa…
What are the four major ethnic groups…
Arabs, Ashanti, Swahili, and Bantu. The Arabs are located in…
Arabs
In the 11th century, Arabian tribes migrated to North Africa.…
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Social Studies Unit 5 Vocabulary
Patriot
militia
propaganda
Loyalist
someone who felt the colonies should separate from Britain
an unpaid civilian army that is used only in emergencies
information written to persuade others to change their way of…
someone who felt the colonies should remain loyal to Britain
Patriot
someone who felt the colonies should separate from Britain
militia
an unpaid civilian army that is used only in emergencies
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Unit 6 Social Studies Vocabulary
constitution
ratify
veto
impeach
a plan for government
to approve and adopt an official document
to reject a bill
to put an official on trial for wrongdoing
constitution
a plan for government
ratify
to approve and adopt an official document
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Florida History vocabulary/Social Studies
Jean Ribault
Ponce de Leon
St.Augustine
mission
leader of the group of the french colonists that established…
Spanish explorer who is given credit for being the 1st Europe…
the oldest continually inhabited European settlement inside t…
church and support buildings created to convert Native Americ…
Jean Ribault
leader of the group of the french colonists that established…
Ponce de Leon
Spanish explorer who is given credit for being the 1st Europe…
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Social Studies: LA History Vocabulary 1
Landform
Environment
Absolute Location
Relative Location
any natural feature on Earth`s surface.
surroundings.
a specific spot on planet Earth, sometimes expressed using la…
where a place is located in relation to another place or plac…
Landform
any natural feature on Earth`s surface.
Environment
surroundings.
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Social Studies United States History
Armada
Compact
Invasion
Charter
The Spanish word for a large fleet ships
In agreement. For example, the pilgrims called their plain th…
is an attack by an armed force to conquer another country
A document giving permission to a person or group to do somet…
Armada
The Spanish word for a large fleet ships
Compact
In agreement. For example, the pilgrims called their plain th…
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Social Studies - Studying History
History
culture
archaeology
fossil
study of the past
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
Study of past societies through an analysis of what people le…
A part or imprint of something that was once alive.
History
study of the past
culture
the knowledge, beliefs, customs, and values of a group of peo…
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Social studies-United states history
Robber Barons
Gilded age
Industrialization
Inventions that helped build tall buil…
Most of economic growth (money) went to who were successful b…
A period with rapid economic growth particularly in the north…
The birth and growth of businesses that make and distribute p…
Steel and elevators
Robber Barons
Most of economic growth (money) went to who were successful b…
Gilded age
A period with rapid economic growth particularly in the north…
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Social Studies Unit 3 Vocabulary
Heiroglyph
Pharoah
Ziggurat
Mummification
A picture representing an object, sound, or idea that was par…
An ancient Egyptian ruler.
A pyramid-shaped temple in Sumerian city-states.
The process of preserving a body.
Heiroglyph
A picture representing an object, sound, or idea that was par…
Pharoah
An ancient Egyptian ruler.
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Social Studies: LA History Vocabulary 2
Physical Geography
Elevation
Relief
Alluvial Soil
the study of differences in the terrain and character of the…
the height of a place above sea level.
the difference between the highest and lowest levels in a giv…
soil that is made up of sediment carried by a river and depos…
Physical Geography
the study of differences in the terrain and character of the…
Elevation
the height of a place above sea level.
16 terms
social studies pre history vocabulary
anthropologists
archaeologists
artifacts
cultural diffusion
study culture or peoples unique way of life.
scientists who learn about early people by excavating and stu…
remains such as tools ,jewelry , and other human-made objects.
the blending of cultures together .
anthropologists
study culture or peoples unique way of life.
archaeologists
scientists who learn about early people by excavating and stu…
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Social Studies Vocabulary - Unit 1
community
urban
rural
suburban
Group of people that live and work in the same area.
Largest type of community.
Relating to the country or countryside.
Community just outside a city.
community
Group of people that live and work in the same area.
urban
Largest type of community.
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Social Studies - Unit 3 Vocabulary
alliance
delegate
Parliament
proclamation
a formal agreement among groups or individuals
a representative
The law making branch of the British Government
a public announcement
alliance
a formal agreement among groups or individuals
delegate
a representative
Social Studies Unit 1 Vocabulary
compass rose
line of longitude
equator
hemisphere
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
an imaginary line that runs from the North Pole... to the South…
the line of latitude that circles the middle of the... Earth
one half of Earth
compass rose
a symbol that shows the main directions on a map
line of longitude
an imaginary line that runs from the North Pole... to the South…
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